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  • Robert Louis Stevensonby Frank McLynn

    Random House 2014; US$ 22.28

    A sensual Calvinist, a Tory radical, a consumptive celebrant of action, a Passionate Scot who chose to live anywhere but Scotland. Not for nothing was Robert Louis Stevenson the author of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde . The greatest of Scottish novelists, Stevenson lived a life as extraordinary and as absorbing as his books. But it was a life... more...

  • Heroes & Villainsby Frank McLynn

    Ebury Publishing 2009; US$ 28.21

    In the history of warfare, an elite group of men have attained almost legendary status through their courage, ambition and unrivalled military genius. But many of these same men possessed deep personal character flaws. In Heroes & Villains , acclaimed historian Frank McLynn focuses on six of the most powerful and magnetic leaders of all time: Spartacus,... more...

  • Marcus Aureliusby Frank McLynn

    Da Capo Press 2009; US$ 19.95

    Marcus Aurelius (121?180 AD) is one of the great figures of antiquity whose life and words still speak to us today. His Meditations remains one of the most widely read books from the classical world, and his life represents the fulfillment of Plato?s famous dictum that mankind will prosper only when philosophers are rulers. Based on all available... more...

  • The Road Not Takenby Frank McLynn

    Random House 2012; US$ 14.85

    Britain has not been successfully invaded since 1066; nor, in nearly 1,000 years has it known a true revolution - one that brings radical, systemic and enduring change. The contrast with Britain's European neighbours, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Greece, Russia, is dramatic - all have been convulsed by external warfare, revolution and civil war... more...

  • Villa And Zapataby Frank McLynn

    Random House 2011; US$ 25.23

    The Mexican Revolution (1910-19) was the first seismic social convulsion of the twentieth century, superseded in historical importance only by the Russian and Chinese revolutions. Tierra y Libertad (Land and Liberty) was the watchword of the revolutionaries who fought a succession of autocrats in Mexico City. But the revolution was fired by a confusing... more...

  • Marcus Aureliusby Frank McLynn

    Random House 2011; US$ 14.84

    Marcus Aurelius is the one great figure of antiquity who still speaks to us today, nearly 2,000 years after his death. A philosopher as well as an emperor, his was an extraordinary reign. He proved himself a great leader, protecting the Empire from Germans in the North and fighting the Parthians in the East, and his Meditations - compared by John... more...

  • Napoleonby Frank McLynn

    Random House 2011; US$ 28.21

    Napoleon Bonaparte's character and achievements have always divided critics and commentators. In this compelling new biography Frank McLynn draws on the most recent scholarship and throws a brilliant light on this most paradoxical of men - as military leader, lover and emperor. Tracing Napoleon's extraordinary career, Mc Lynn examines... more...

  • Richard and Johnby Frank McLynn

    Da Capo Press 2008; US$ 25.00

    From an acclaimed historian, a dual biography of ?good? king Richard the Lionheart and his ?evil? brother, King John. more...

  • Crime and Punishment in Eighteenth Century Englandby Frank McLynn

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 150.00

    McLynn provides the first comprehensive view of crime and its consequences in the eighteenth century: why was England notorious for violence? Why did the death penalty prove no deterrent? Was it a crude means of redistributing wealth? more...

  • The Burma Campaignby Frank McLynn

    Random House 2011; US$ 17.83

    The Burma Campaign was one of the most punishing and protracted military adventures of World War Two. Impenetrable jungle, poor transport infrastructure, seasonal monsoon rains, as well as famine, disease, snakes and crocodiles all bore heavily on the troops. Against this extraordinary backdrop, Frank McLynn constructs the dramatic story... more...