Keyword:POWER

Sort

Showing 1-20 of 176

Image for Popular Cars Illustrated

Popular Cars Illustrated

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Exmouth, Devon, Raleigh Press: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062208

Condition: Good


Containing pictures of popular Motor Cars, together with date of First Production; Horse Power of all Models, present Models etc. 48-page stapled booklet with edge wear/minor chipping to covers. View more info

Image for But Now We're Christians

But Now We're Christians

By: Ackland, D.F.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Marshall, Morgan & SCOTT: 1936

Edition: Second (Large) Impression

Seller ID: 028601

Condition: Good


Good clean hardback copy bound in green cloth boards with black lettering. 127 pages. Taken from the introduction "Twelve of my friends have entrusted to me the task of formulating their testimonies to the transforming power of Jesus Christ in their own lives". Square, tight copy which shows signs of general light shelfwear. View more info

Image for The Casebook of Victor Frankenstein (SIGNED COPY)

The Casebook of Victor Frankenstein (SIGNED COPY)

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2008

Edition: First Edition - Second Impression

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 056167

ISBN: 0701182954

Condition: As New


Another brilliant example of the power of Ackroyd's imagination as he pens a dazzling novel in the voice of Frankenstein himself. Flat SIGNED by the author to the title page. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 296 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for Contagion: Disease, Government, and the 'Social Question' in Nineteenth-Century France

Contagion: Disease, Government, and the 'Social Question' in Nineteenth-Century France

By: Aisenberg, Andrew R.

Price: £37.50

Publisher: Stanford, CA, USA, Stanford University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063532

ISBN: 0804733953

Condition: Near Fine


In-depth work which not only offers a more nuanced explanation of how scientific knowledge about disease was produced but also reveals the emergence of science as a form of state social power that significantly extended the scope of government in Republican France. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 238 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Heinemann Advanced History : British Imperial & Foreign Policy 1846-1980

Heinemann Advanced History : British Imperial & Foreign Policy 1846-1980

By: Aldred, John

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 2004

Seller ID: 063094

ISBN: 0435327534

Condition: Very Good


Written to help students studying the rise and fall of Britain's imperial power, and the policies adopted during this period. Very good clean large format paperback. 188 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Power and the Glory : 75 Years of Flying With the RAF

The Power and the Glory : 75 Years of Flying With the RAF

By: Anon

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Warrior Publications:

Edition: Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 012112

ISBN: 1898474028

Condition: Near Fine


A magazine being the Official RAF publication celebrating 75 years of flying with the RAF. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Lord of the Rings : Themes of Mission, Power, Wisdom and Courage

The Lord of the Rings : Themes of Mission, Power, Wisdom and Courage

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Southampton, Connect: 2002

Seller ID: 036373

ISBN: 1859996345

Condition: As New


As new, unread copy which looks at themes of the trilogy - courage, the lust for power, and how to use influence properly. Next post UK dispatch. 24 pages. View more info

Image for Margaret Thatcher : A Study in Power

Margaret Thatcher : A Study in Power

By: Arnold, Bruce

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050266

ISBN: 0241111609

Condition: Good +


The distinguished political journalist look at the life and times of The Iron Lady and the events she had to deal with. Previous owner's details to ffep and light sunning to page margins else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 287 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for Franco : A Concise Biography

Franco : A Concise Biography

By: Ashford-Hodges, Gabrielle

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 048677

ISBN: 0297643045

Condition: Very Good


Psychological biography which considers Franco's mental state as well as his political motivation, considering his life and his ability to cling on to absolute power until his death in 1975. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. Illustrated with b/w photographs. 290 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

Image for Emma

Emma

By: Austen, Jane

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Wordsworth Editions: 2000

Seller ID: 066832

ISBN: 1853260282

Condition: Near Fine


Unread copy which shows signs of slightest shelfwear. Jane Austen's popular story of Emma Woodhouse, who enjoys a position of privilege and power in the small country town of Highbury, and whilst shunning marriage herself, enjoys matchmaking for her friends and acquaintances. 354 pages. View more info

Image for The Power to Silence : History of Punishment in Britain

The Power to Silence : History of Punishment in Britain

By: Babington, Anthony

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Robert Maxwell: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043979

ISBN: 0080070604

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with the usual markings. Looks at the history of the penal system in Britain which, however brutal and horrifying in many of its aspects, forms an integral part of the nation's social history. Generally clean internally with the odd blemish. Blank ffep removed. Unclipped d/w shows signs of shelfwear - 226 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Descent of the Sun

The Descent of the Sun

By: Bain, F. W.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Watkins Books: 2001

Seller ID: 050233

ISBN: 1842930028

Condition: Near Fine


Old Hindu tale considering the nature of existence, the purpose of incarnation and reincarnation, the power of attraction and the triumph of love. Clean, crisp unread hardback in dustwrapper. 93 pages. View more info

Image for British Naval Air Power 1945 to the Present

British Naval Air Power 1945 to the Present

By: Beaver, Paul

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Arms & Amour Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060860

ISBN: 0853687102

Condition: Very Good


No. 33 in the Warbirds Illustrated Series. Charts the incredible development, change, success and disappointment for the Royal Navy's Fleet Air Arm. Clean, glossy copy -68 pages. Prompt dispatch.. View more info

Image for Office Without Power : Diaries, 1968-72

Office Without Power : Diaries, 1968-72

By: Benn, Tony

Price: £27.50

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1988

Seller ID: 063903

ISBN: 0091736471

Condition: Very Good


Second volume of diaries which concludes with Benn's stinging attack, as Chairman of the Party, on the role of the Press in the Lincoln by-election, half-way through the Tories' lacklustre Government of 1970-74. Bright, square copy in a price-clipped d/w showing some sunning to spine - 562 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Secret : Unlock the Source of Joy and Fulfilment with the Ancient Power of Kabbalah

The Secret : Unlock the Source of Joy and Fulfilment with the Ancient Power of Kabbalah

By: Berg, Michael

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Element Books Ltd: 2003

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 038389

ISBN: 0007163134

Condition: As New


Unread hardback in an un-clipped d/w which shows slight signs of storage. Clean, bright copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Anointing : Christ's Healing Touch

Anointing : Christ's Healing Touch

By: Bertram, Fr. Jerome

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Catholic Truth Society: 2004

Seller ID: 052535

ISBN: 1860822312

Condition: Near Fine


Small, thin 55 page booklet in which Fr Jerome looks at the history and development of the Sacrament from its origins in the letter of James to its use today as a real encounter with the healing power of Christ and his Church. Clean bright copy. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for British Diplomats and Diplomacy : 1688-1800

British Diplomats and Diplomacy : 1688-1800

By: Black, Jeremy

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Exeter, Devon, University of Exeter Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063495

ISBN: 0859896137

Condition: Very Good


Professor Black discusses British diplomats and diplomacy during this formative period in which Britain emerged as the leading world power. Staple removed from ffep and bump to rear board else a clean, square hardback in a d/w - 244 pages including index. Appears unread. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The British Navy and the Use of Naval Power in the Eighteenth Century

The British Navy and the Use of Naval Power in the Eighteenth Century

By: Black, Jeremy and Woodfine, Philip ( Edited By )

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Leicester, Leicestershire, Leicester University Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064505

ISBN: 0718513088

Condition: Near Fine


Work based on a highly successful conference which brought together leading scholars in the field of British naval history, 1688 - 1815. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 273 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Shopped: The Shocking Power of British Supermarkets

Shopped: The Shocking Power of British Supermarkets

By: Blythman, Joanna

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, The Book People: 2004

Seller ID: 024018

Condition: Near Fine


As new, unread copy showing signs of minimal storage. Explores the corrosive effect of supermarkets on our farming and food culture. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

Image for Maxwell : The Final Verdict

Maxwell : The Final Verdict

By: Bower, Tom

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Harper Collins: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036711

ISBN: 0002555646

Condition: Very Good


Looks at Maxwell's life and his hectic struggle for pleasure, power and survival - revealing his countdown towards disaster and including the inside story of his sons trial. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 478 pages including index. Slight tanning to page edges. View more info