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Pimlico History Of 20th Century
Random House (2011)
US$23.96

How has the world changed in the last century? As we look back across a hundred years of turbulence,...

A New Green History Of The World: The Environment and the Collapse of Great Civilizations

A New Green History Of The World

The Environment and the Collapse of Great Civilizations

Random House (2011)
US$16.91

Like Jared Diamond's Guns, Germs and Steel , Clive Ponting's book studies the relationship between...

World History: A New Perspective

World History

A New Perspective

Random House (2008)
US$36.65

Conventional accounts of world history tend to focus on the rise of Western civilisation and...

Gunpowder: An Explosive History - from the Alchemists of China to the Battlefields of Europe

Gunpowder

An Explosive History - from the Alchemists of China to the Battlefields of Europe

Random House (2011)
US$15.50

For many, gunpowder is associated with Guy Fawkes and the attempt to blow up parliament on 5...

The Crimean War: The Truth Behind the Myth

The Crimean War

The Truth Behind the Myth

Random House (2011)
US$21.14

The Crimean War is full of resonance - not least, the Charge of the Light Brigade, the Siege of...

Thirteen Days: The Road to the First World War

Thirteen Days

The Road to the First World War

Random House (2011)
US$23.96

At the end of WWI, Germany was demonised. The Treaty of Versailles contained a 'war guilt' clause...

Armageddon
Random House (2012)
US$28.19

Fifty years after the end of World War II Clive Ponting provides a major reassessment of the most...

Progress And Barbarism: The World in the Twentieth Century

Progress And Barbarism

The World in the Twentieth Century

Random House (2011)
US$42.29

How has the world changed in the last century?As we look bacl across a hundred years of turbulence,...

The Twentieth Century: A World History
Henry Holt and Co. (2014)
US$6.79

For much of the world, the twentieth century can be seen as a big-budget disaster film--the stifling...