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Fragen an Die Deutsche Geschichte: Questions on German History- Ideas, Forces, Decisions from 1800 to the Present (English Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bonn, Germany, German Bundestag Publications' Section: 1989

Edition: English Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR37

ISBN: 3924521255

Condition: Good


Paperback, English Edition, 900gms, 512 pages, written in English (title only in German). Opened in 1971 and expanded in 1974, the historical exhibition in Berlin's Reichstag building reflects that period of German History when essential foundations were laid or our nation' (Germans) current governmental, social, and economic system and illustrates the forces, ideas, and decisions from which this system developed. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and ... View more info

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Letters of Abelard and Heloise, The

By: N/A

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, England, Penguin Books: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISEUR128

ISBN: 0140442979

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 218gms, 309 pages. The story of Heloise and Abelard remains one of the world's most celebrated and tragic love affairs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Ratlines: How the Vatican's Nazi Networks Betryed Western Intelligence to the Soviets

By: Aarons, Mark; Loftus, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Mandarin Paperbacks: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO69

ISBN: 0749310022

Condition: Good


Paperback, Reprint, 200gms, 372 pages. Ratlines is a shocking litany of disaster, duplicity and betrayal which reveals a Vatican deeply compromised by its nefariousness and thoroughly infiltrated and manipulated by communists and fascists. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration to pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage... View more info

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Catherine the Great: Life and Legend

By: Alexander, John T.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford University Press: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOASI14

ISBN: 0195052366

Condition: Good


Hardcover with maroon and black boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 904gms, 418 pages, blank endpapers. An extremely well researched, well organized and judiciously balanced politicalportrait of Empress Catherine II. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Himmler's Secret War: The Covert Peace Negotiations of Heinrich Himmler

By: Allen, Martin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Carroll & Graf Publishers: 2006

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO181

ISBN: 0786717084

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black and red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first US edition, 634gms, 302 pages. An intriguing look at the last two years of the Third Reich, Heinrich Himmler's covert attempt at peace, and Churchill's elaborate ruse to use him against the Nazi High Command. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Inside front endpaper has been removed. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition wi... View more info

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What's in a Street Name?

By: Badsey-Ellis, Antony

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Capital History: 2011

Edition: Second and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR122

ISBN: 1854143501

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, second and enlarged edition, 104gms, 80 pages. This book references the street names of London. In these names, the occupations, owners, nationalities, and even hobbies of the people who lived in London, often centuries ago, are recorded. Book is in very good condition with only minor wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Day of the Barbarians, The: The Battle That Led to the Fall of the Roman Empire

By: Barbero, Alessandro

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Walker Publishing Company: 2007

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HISANC73

ISBN: 0802716717

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 192gms, 180pgs. The dramatic, untold story of the battle that altered the shape of the ancient world. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Short History of Ireland, A

By: Beckett, J.C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Hutchinson & Co (Publishers) Ltd: 1977

Edition: Fifth Edition, Second Reprint

Seller ID: HISEUR26

ISBN: 0091188717

Condition: Good


Paperback, Fifth Edition, 225gms, 199 pages. No country has a history more confused by prejudice and emotion than Ireland. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, some fading to the cover, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Lucrezia Borgia

By: Bellonci, Maria

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Phoenix Press/The Orion Publishing Group: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOEUR34

ISBN: 184212059X

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, reprint edition, 500gms, 343 pages. This biography of Lucrezia Borgia is an eternal feminine story swinging between consent and rebellion. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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English World, The: History, Character and People

By: Blake, Bobert (ed)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Book Club Associates: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR25

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with brown boards with a gold picture on bards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 1,525gms, 268 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. The English World is not only a masterpiece of historical presentation, it is a highly readable and beautifully illustrated account of England and the English People. Book is in very good condition with no general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in very good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved ma... View more info

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Britain's Secret Heritage: Mysterious Britain (#1); The Quest for Arthur's Britain (#2); and The Changing Face of Britain (#3) - All 3 Volumes Presented in Slipcase

By: Bord, Janet; Bord, Colin; Ashe, Geoffrey; and Hyams, Edward

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Herts, England, Paladin: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISEUR29

ISBN: 05860815772

Condition: Good


All three volumes are softcovers presented in a pictorial laminated slipcase, reprint, 1080gms, 287 pages (#1), 238 pages (#2), 256 pages (#3). Books are in good condition with moderate general wear and mild page discolouration throughout. Slip case is in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Books weigh over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Illustrated History of the Third Reich, The

By: Bradley, John

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, England, Bison Books: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISEUR34

ISBN: 0861240138

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 1525gms, 256 pages, red endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration. Boards are in good condition with only mild shelf wear. Dust jacket is in fair condition moderate shelf wear, scuffing and chipping and one medium size tear to rear flap. Spine of dust jacket also shows some fading, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may in... View more info

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Fight Against Slavery, The

By: Brady, Terence; Jones, Evan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Great Britain, British Broadcasting Corporation: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR9

ISBN: 0563128682

Condition: Good


Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 400gms, 144 pages, illustrated endpapers. In 1750 John Newton set sail for West Africa from Liverpool. Book is in good condition with no visible general wear and tear, some very mild page discoloration. Dust jacket is in good condition with no visible shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postag... View more info

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Official Secrets: What the Nazi's Planned; What the British and Americans Knew

By: Breitman, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ringwood, Australia, Viking: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: WARTWO162

ISBN: 0670884685

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first thus, 446gms, 325 pages. This book examines how Germany's leaders brought about the Holocaust and when. He assesses the British and American suppression of information about Nazi killings, and the tensions between the two powers over how to respond. The work concludes with an examination of the consequences of keeping this information secret for so many decades. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolour... View more info

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Medici, The: A Great Florentine Family

By: Brion, Marcel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, England, Elek Books Limited: 1969

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 000580

ISBN: 0236177273

Condition: Good


Hardcover with cream cloth boards and pictorial dustjacket, first UK edition, 1270gms, 216 pages, illustrated endpapers. This book details this most astonishing of all periods of Florentine history, and tells the story of the Medici who, as the leading family of the city, patronized its many artists and scholars, and encouraged the building of some of the most perfect monuments of Europe. Profusely illustrated with 94 plates of which 34 are in colour. Book is in good con... View more info

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Oxford Companion to British History, The

By: Cannon, John (ed)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Great Britain, The Softback Preview: 1997

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HISEUR119

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first thus, 1815gms, 1044 pages. A monumental 2000 years of British history - from 55 BC to the present day - in a single convenient volume. Book is in very good condition with only very minor wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book will weigh almost 2kg with packaging and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Oxford Companion to British History, The

By: Cannon, John (ed)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Great Britain, The Softback Preview: 1997

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HISEUR121

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first thus, 1815gms, 1044 pages. A monumental 2000 years of British history - from 55 BC to the present day - in a single convenient volume. Book is in very good condition with only very minor wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book will weigh almost 2kg with packaging and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War: Aircraft and Crews Lost During 1939-1940 (Volume I)

By: Chorley, W R

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Leicester, England, Midland Counties Publications: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO195

ISBN: 0904597857

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 300gms, 159 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Wicked Wit of Winston Churchill, The

By: Churchill, Winston; and Enright, Dominique (ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Michael O'Mara Books Limited: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: POLEUR5

ISBN: 1854795295

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 340gms, 162 pages. Book is in very good, near new condition with minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are also in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Traditional Irish Laws

By: Daley, Mary Dowling

Price: $5.50

Publisher: California, USA, Chronicle Books: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HISEUR114

ISBN: 0811819957

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dustjacket, first thus, 266gms, 79 pages, green endpapers. This collection of Irish laws, dating back to the 1st century BC, will delight and amuse you with their wit, ingenuity, and sense of fair play. They are a testament not only to an ancient way of life, but also to the Irish love of justice. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild sh... View more info