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The debatable land : the lost world between Scotland and England

Best-selling author Graham Robb finds that the 2,000-year-old map of Ptolemy unlocks a central mystery of British history.

The last battle : victory, defeat, and the end of World War I

An account of the final months of the Great War, and how the Allies, including freshly arrived American soldiers, defeated Germany on the Western ...

Rome : a history in seven sackings

From the Gauls to the Nazis, Matthew Kneale tells the stories behind the seven most important of these attacks and reveals, with fascinating ...

Pogrom : Kishinev and the tilt of history

Recounted in lurid detail by newspapers throughout the Western world, and covered sensationally by America's Hearst press, the pre-Easter attacks ...

St. Petersburg : madness, murder, and art on the banks of the Neva

From Peter the Great to Putin, this is the unforgettable story of St Petersburg--one of the most magical, menacing, and influential cities in the world.

Battleship Yamato : of war, beauty and irony

Here, Jan Morris not only tells the dramatic story of the magnificent ship itself--from secret wartime launch to futile sacrifice at Okinawa--but, ...