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Backs to the Wall: A larrikin on the Western Front

Backs to the Wall

A larrikin on the Western Front

Allen & Unwin (2007)
£9.10

Originally published in 1937 (and long out of print), this is a gripping, first hand account of a...

Cultural Politics in Polybius's Histories
University of California Press (2004)
£49.73

Polybius was a Greek statesman and political prisoner of Rome in the second century b.c.e. His ...

Kamikaze Diaries: Reflections of Japanese Student Soldiers

Kamikaze Diaries

Reflections of Japanese Student Soldiers

University of Chicago Press (2007)
£14.40

“We tried to live with 120 percent intensity, rather than waiting for death. We read and read,...

Japanese Military Strategy in the Pacific War: Was Defeat Inevitable?
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (2007)
£34.30

In this provocative history, James B. Wood challenges the received wisdom that Japan's defeat in the...

Blood Red Snow: The Memoirs of a German Soldier on the Eastern Front

Blood Red Snow

The Memoirs of a German Soldier on the Eastern Front

Pen and Sword (2011)
£0.98

Günter Koschorrek wrote his illicit diary on any scraps of paper he could lay his hands on,...

The Greatest Generation Speaks: Letters and Reflections

The Greatest Generation Speaks

Letters and Reflections

Random House Publishing Group (2000)
£14.68

NEW YORK TIMES  BESTSELLER • A heartwarming gift for the holidays—a powerful selection of the...

Britain and the Vatican during the Second World War
Cambridge University Press (1988)
£27.99

The book studies the use made by the British government of its envoy, immured inside the Vatican...

Modernity and the Holocaust
Wiley (2013)
£19.43

Sociology is concerned with modern society, but has never come to terms with one of the most...

The Punic Wars: Rome, Carthage and the Struggle for the Mediterranean

The Punic Wars

Rome, Carthage and the Struggle for the Mediterranean

Random House (2008)
£7.99

The Punic Wars (264-146BC) sprang from a mighty power struggle between two ancient civilisations -...

Ancient History: Key Themes and Approaches
Taylor and Francis (1999)
£22.99

Ancient History: Key Themes and Approaches is a sourcebook of writings on ancient history. It...