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The Mongol Empire

By John Man - Published 2014

Genres:

Nonfiction

John Man is an acknowledged authority on Mongolia and its history. His book presents a sweeping account of the Mongol empire, from its ...Read Review

The King’s Return: (Thomas Hill 3) (Thomas Hill Novels)

By Andrew Swanston - Published 2014Published 2014-04-24

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

It is spring 1661, and England awaits the coronation of Charles II in a London filled with hopes for the future. But it appears ...Read Review

The Last Torpedo Flyers

By Arthur Aldridge - By Mark Ryan - Published 2014

Genres:

MilitaryNonfiction

Shortly after the outbreak of the Second World War, Arthur Aldridge left Oxford University to volunteer for the RAF at the age of ...Read Review

Zepplin Nights

By Jerry White - Published 2014

Genres:

Nonfiction

When one thinks of London and war, one inevitably thinks of the Blitz. But London historian Jerry White has written an account of ...Read Review

Hannibal: Clouds of War

By Ben Kane - Published 2014

Genres:

Military

In 213 AD, Rome is at war with Carthage, and the town of Syracuse in Sicily is under siege. Outside the walls is Quintus, ...Read Review

The Scandalous Duchess

By Anne O’Brien - Published 2014

Genres:

Biographical FictionRomance

It is 1372. The young widow Lady Katherine Swynford is facing destitution after the death of her husband. She appeals to John Plantagenet, Duke ...Read Review

Her Last Assassin

By Victoria Lamb - Published 2014

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

This is the third novel featuring Lucy Morgan, lady-in-waiting to a now aging Queen Elizabeth I, Lucy’s guardian Faithful Goodluck, and William ...Read Review

1914: Fight the Good Fight — Britain, the Army and the Coming of the First World War

By Allan Mallinson - Published 2013

Genres:

Nonfiction

There have been many histories of the First World War, and the centenary of its outbreak will no doubt see several more released. ...Read Review

The Witch’s Daughter

By Paula Brackston - Published 2013Published c2009

Genres:

Fantasy

‘My name is Elizabeth Anne Hawksmith and my age is three hundred and eighty-four years. If you will listen, I will tell you ...Read Review

Iron, Steam and Money: The Making of the Industrial Revolution

By Roger Osborne - Published 2013

Genres:

Nonfiction

One of the highlights of the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics was the moment at which the green and pleasant land of ...Read Review