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Sea of Spies (The Richard Prince Thrillers Book 2)

By Alex Gerlis - Published 2020

Genres:

Thriller

This is another in a series of spy novels revolving around Richard Prince, a police officer seconded to British Intelligence. He has recently ...Read Review

The Spartans

By Andrew J. Bayliss - Published 2020

Genres:

Nonfiction

This is a very engaging critique of the ancient Spartans. It can be characterised as trying to show that much of what we ...Read Review

Swords in the East (Sir Robert Carey Mysteries Omnibus)

By P. F. Chisholm - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the latest in a series following the historical figure of Robert Carey, a lawman on the English/Scottish border in the ...Read Review

Swords in the East (Sir Robert Carey Mysteries Omnibus)

By P. F. Chisholm - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is a compendium edition of two previously published books, part of a series on Robert Carey, a cousin of Queen Elizabeth I ...Read Review

The Blood of Princes

By Derek Birks - Published 2018

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This is the latest story of the Elder clan, a fictional family living in the turbulent times of the wars of the Roses. ...Read Review

The Medici

By Mary Hollingsworth - Published 2017

Genres:

Nonfiction

The notorious Medici were a Florentine family that rose to prominence through a highly profitable banking business.  They then dabbled in politics, art ...Read Review

The Shipyard Girls

By Nancy Revell - Published 2016

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1940, and Britain is at war and the majority of young adult men are off fighting, creating a shortage of skilled labour. The obvious ...Read Review

The Cross and the Curse

By Matthew Harffy - Published 2016

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

This story is set in the North of England, at a time when Kings were vying with each other for supremacy, Northumbria, Mercia ...Read Review

Yanks and Limeys: Alliance Warfare in the Second World War

By Niall Barr - Published 2015

Genres:

MilitaryNonfiction

In spite of the title, this book only covers land warfare in the European theatre and says nothing about the cooperation of navies ...Read Review

Great Military Disasters: From Bannockburn to Stalingrad

By Julian Spilsbury - Published 2015

Genres:

MilitaryNonfiction

This is a compendium of monographs, each describing a battle from history that did not, shall we say, go too well. The subtitle ...Read Review