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Anglo-French War, 1666-1667

  • They Were There in 1914by William Langford

    Pen and Sword 2014; US$ 24.50

    In September 1938, as Chamberlain was having discussions with Herr Hitler, and managing to secure 'Peace in our Time', a weekly magazine called I WAS THERE hit the newsagents and booksellers. Twenty years had elapsed since the Great War ended and in that period hundreds of books on the subject had been written by those who took part. It was... more...

  • Conscientious Objectors of the First World Warby Ann Kramer

    Pen and Sword 2014; US$ 19.99

    The story of conscientious objection in Britain begins in 1916, when conscription was introduced for the first time. Some 16,000 men — the first conscientious objectors — refused conscription because they believed on grounds of conscience that it was wrong to kill and wrong of any government to force them to do so. As historians mark the... more...

  • Great War Britain Londonby Stuart Hallifax

    The History Press 2014; US$ 18.94

    The First World War claimed over 900,000 British lives, and its legacy continues to be remembered today. Great War Britain: London offers an in-depth portrait of the capital and its people during the 'war to end all wars'. It describes the reaction to the war's outbreak; charts the experience of individuals who enlisted; shares many first-hand experirences,... more...

  • Great War Britain Guildfordby David Rose

    The History Press 2014; US$ 18.94

    The First World War claimed over 900,000 British lives, and its legacy continues to be remembered today. Great War Britain: Guildford offers an in-depth portrait of the town and its people during the 'war to end all wars'. It describes the local reaction to the war's outbreak; charts the experience of individuals who enlisted; shares many first-hand... more...

  • Great War Britain Middlesbroughby Paul Menzies; Lord James Crathorne KCVO

    The History Press 2014; US$ 18.94

    The First World War claimed over 995,000 British lives, and its legacy continues to be remembered today. Great War Britain: Middlesbrough offers an intimate portrayal of the town and its people living in the shadow of the 'war to end all wars'. A beautifully illustrated and highly accessible volume, it describes local reaction to the outbreak of war;... more...

  • America's U-Boatsby Chris Dubbs

    UNP - Nebraska 2014; US$ 24.95

    The submarine was one of the most revolutionary weapons of World War I, inciting both terror and fascination for militaries and civilians alike. During the war, after U-boats sank the Lusitania and began daring attacks on shipping vessels off the East Coast, the American press dubbed these weapons ?Hun Devil Boats,? ?Sea Thugs,? and ?Baby Killers.?... more...

  • Programme for Victory (Works of Harold J. Laski)by Harold J. Laski; Harold Nicolson; Herbert Read; W. M. Macmillan; Ellen Wilkinson; G. D. H. Cole

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 100.00

    Written two years after the commencement of the Second World War, the chapters in this book succinctly put forward the case for reorganizing the foundations of the social order, by rejecting capitalism and historical equilibrium, both in Europe and further afield in the British Empire, in favour of building a Socialist civilization.   more...

  • Reflections on the Revolution of our Time (Works of Harold J. Laski)by Harold J. Laski

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00

    This is Laski?s most important book after A Grammar of Politics . It discusses, on a grand scale, every aspect of American public life. Laski surveys American traditions and the American spirit, political institutions, the entire educational, religious, economic and social scene, America as a world power, and Americanism as a principle of civilisation.... more...

  • Southampton in the Great Warby John J. Eddleston

    Pen and Sword 2014; US$ 9.99

    Many troops passed through Southampton on their way to the Western Front and it played a vital role as a staging post for departing troops and those returning badly injured. Many of men from Southampton also joined up and the enormity of human sacrifice that the families of Southampton were committed to as the war stretched out over the next four years... more...

  • Secret World, Theby Hugh Trevor-Roper; Edward Harrison

    I.B.Tauris 2014; US$ 35.00

    During World War II, Britain enjoyed spectacular success in the secret war between hostile intelligence services, enabling a substantial and successful expansion of British counter-espionage which continued to grow in the Cold War era. Hugh Trevor-Roper?s experiences working in the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6) during the war left a profound impression... more...