Category: History

Sort

showing 1-20 of 223

Image for World War I (Eyewitness Guides)

World War I (Eyewitness Guides)

By: N/A

Price: £13.50

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Publishers: 2007

Edition: Revised edition

Seller ID: 3609


Mint condition.Revised edition.Dorling Kindersley Publishers,2007.First edition of this edition(2 4 6 8 10 9 7 5 3 1). Large format paperback(small nick on the edge of the cover) in mint condition. Includes free clipart CD, wallchart & website. Illustrated with many colour, black photos, maps.72pp including Glossary, index. View more info

Image for Martin Luther Sa Vie Ses Voyages, Ses Diverses Residences

Martin Luther Sa Vie Ses Voyages, Ses Diverses Residences

By: N/A

Price: £84.00

Publisher: Societe Des Livres Religieux: 1890

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: 7456


VGC.Societe Des Livres Religieux,1890.Second edition.Text in French.Pictorial hardback(illustration and gilt lettering on the front cover,gilt lettering to the spine,mark on the back cover,small nicks and ink marks on the cover and spine) in VGC, no Dj cover as issued.Illustrated with b/w photos,drawings.Nice and clean pages with small stain marks,ink marks and creases on the edges of the pages,pages 163 to 174 had slightly been detached from the spine,presentation stick... View more info

Image for London: The Biography

London: The Biography

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: £39.90

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 2000

Edition: First UK paperback edition-9th printing

Seller ID: 5800


Near fine condition.Chatto and Windus,2000.First UK paperback edition-9th printing(10 9).Paperback(a couple of small nicks and scratch on the edges of the cover and spine) in near fine condition.Illustrated with colour,b/w photos,drawings,maps.Nice and clean pages as new with a couple of ink marks and nicks on the outer edges,a couple of small creases and nicks on the edges of the pages.Nice and clean book.838pp including List of illustrations,chronology,an essay for sou... View more info

Image for The Thames: Sacred River

The Thames: Sacred River

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: £27.00

Publisher: Chatto and Windus: 2007

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 8318


Fine condition.Chatto and Windus,2007.First UK edition-first printing(2 4 6 8 10 9 7 5 3 1).Pictorial hardback(small nick on the edges of the spine) with Dj cover,both in fine condition.Illustrated inside the front and back cover,colour,b/w photos,drawings,maps.The book is new with a small crease on the edges of the pages.505pp including List of illustrations,list of maps,bibliography,index.Price un-clipped.Heavy book(approx 1.1 Kg). View more info

Image for A history of Warfare

A history of Warfare

By: Alamein, Viscount montgomery of

Price: £43.00

Publisher: Collins: 1968

Edition: First UK edition

Seller ID: 3658


VGC plus.Collins,1968.First UK edition.Large format red hardback(gilt lettering to the spine) in VGC plus, with Dj(three tears,small nicks and crease on the edges of the Dj cover) in VGC.Illustrated with over 190 colour,b/w drawings,35 maps,18 battle plans and 16 weapon drawings and diagrams in two colours,32 pages of colour plates.Nice and clean pages with two small ink marks on the outer edges,pages 9 to 16 are loose with the book.The book is in VGC with light shelf we... View more info

Image for Our Cricket Story

Our Cricket Story

By: Alec and Eric Bedser

Price: £26.80

Publisher: Evans: 1951

Edition: Second reprint

Seller ID: 9373


GC plus.Evans,1951.Second reprint.Green hardback(small mark on the front cover,small nicks,scratches and dent on the edges of the cover and spine,red lettering to the spine) in GC plus, no Dj cover.Illustrated with b/w photos.Nice and clean pages with small foxing marks,ink marks and slightly tainted on the outer edges,foxing marks,ink marks and light shelf wear on the edges of the pages,previous owner's small inscription written inside the edges of the front cover.The b... View more info

Image for Queen Victoria's Maharajah: Duleep Singh, 1838-93

Queen Victoria's Maharajah: Duleep Singh, 1838-93

By: Alexander, Michael

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1980

Edition: First UK edition-first impression

Seller ID: 6805


VGC.Weidenfeld and Nicolson,1980.First UK edition-first impression.Aqua hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small nick on the edge of the spine) with Dj(very small tear,a couple of creases and small nicks on the edges of the Dj cover),both in VGC.Illustrated with b/w photos,map.Nice and clean pages with a small mark and ink mark on the outer edges,two marks on the edges of the pages 146 and 147.The book is in VGC with light shelf wear on the Dj cover.331pp including Lis... View more info

Image for The Silent Day: A Landmark Oral History of D-Day on the Home Front

The Silent Day: A Landmark Oral History of D-Day on the Home Front

By: Arthur, Max

Price: £32.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 2014

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 8878


Fine/Near fine.Hodder and Stoughton,2014.First UK edition-first printing.Tan hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small dent on the edges of the cover) in fine condition, with Dj(two small creases and nicks on the edges of the Dj cover) in near fine condition.Illustrated with b/w photos.Nice and clean pages as new,light shelf wear on the Dj cover.328pp including index.Price un-clipped. View more info

Image for Secrets of the Norman Invasion: Discovery of the New Norman Invasion and Battle of Hastings Site

Secrets of the Norman Invasion: Discovery of the New Norman Invasion and Battle of Hastings Site

By: Austin, Nick

Price: £240.00

Publisher: Ogmium Press: 2010

Edition: First UK edition-first impression

Seller ID: 7748


Fine condition.Ogmium Press,2010.First UK edition-first impression.Large format paperback(two small nicks and crease on the edges of the cover) in fine condition.Illustrated with many colour,b/w photos,drawings,plans,maps,diagrams.Nice and clean pages as new with a couple of small nicks and creases on the edges of the pages.248pp including Footnotes.A collectable and scarce book.Please note:This is oversized and heavy book(approx 1.2 Kg). View more info

Image for The Man Who Broke Into Auschwitz

The Man Who Broke Into Auschwitz

By: Avey, Denis

Price: £24.90

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 2011

Edition: First UK edition-4th printing

Seller ID: 7045


Near fine/VGC plus.Hodder and Stoughton,2011.First UK edition-4th printing.Black hardback(silver lettering to the spine,scratch on the front cover) in near fine condition, with Dj(small tear on the edge of the Dj cover,a couple of small nicks and crease on the edges of the Dj cover) in VGC plus.Nice and clean pages as new, light shelf wear on the Dj cover.266pp including Foreword.Price un-clipped. View more info

Image for The Last Crusaders: East, West and the Battle for the Centre of the World: The Battle for Gold, God and Dominion

The Last Crusaders: East, West and the Battle for the Centre of the World: The Battle for Gold, God and Dominion

By: B, Rogerson

Price: £55.90

Publisher: Little Brown: 2009

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 7075


VGC.Little Brown,2009.First UK edition-first printing.Stone hardback(black lettering to the spine,small nick on the edges of the cover) with Dj(small watermark and colour mark inside the edges of the Dj cover,two small nicks and crease on the edges of the Dj cover),both in VGC .Illustrated with b/w drawings,maps.Nice and clean pages but with a small watermark on the edges of the first thirty pages of the book,two ink marks on the outer edges of the pages,two colour marks... View more info

Image for Forgotten Voices of the Secret War: An Inside History of Special Operations i...

Forgotten Voices of the Secret War: An Inside History of Special Operations i...

By: Bailey, Roderick

Price: £16.70

Publisher: Ebury Press: 2008

Edition: First edition-first printing

Seller ID: 3739


VGC plus.Ebury Press,2008.First edition-first printing(1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2).Black hardback(silver lettering to the spine) in near fine condition, with Dj(two small tears on the edges of the Dj cover,a couple of creases and small nicks on the Dj cover) in VGC.Illustrated inside the front and back cover,b/w photogarphs.Nice and clean pages with a small nick on the outer edges,inscription written on the edge of the half-title page,a couple of small creases and nicks on the... View more info

Image for Forgotten Voices of the Victoria Cross

Forgotten Voices of the Victoria Cross

By: Bailey, Roderick

Price: £21.80

Publisher: Ebury Press: 2010

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 10675


Fine/Near fine. Ebury Press, 2010. First UK edition-first printing (1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2). Black hardback (gilt lettering to the spine) in fine condition, with Dj(two small nicks on the edges of the Dj cover) in near fine condition. Illustrated with b/w photos. Nice and clean pages as new with a small nick on the outer edges, small nick on the edges of the pages. 392pp including Glossary, index of contributors, general index. Price un-clipped. View more info

Image for Conquest: The English Kingdom of France 1417-1450

Conquest: The English Kingdom of France 1417-1450

By: Barker, Juliet

Price: £29.80

Publisher: Little Brown: 2009

Edition: First UK edition-first impression

Seller ID: 9793


Near fine condition.Little, Brown,2009.First UK edition-first impression.Black hardback(silver lettering to the spine, small dent on the edges of the cover) with Dj(small tear on the edges of the back Dj cover,two small creases and nicks on the edges of the pages),both in near fine condition.Illustrated with colour drawings,maps.Nice and clean pages as new, light shelf wear on the Dj cover.500pp including Notes to the text,family trees,notes,bibliography,chronology of ke... View more info

Image for Lost Voices From the Titanic: The Definitive Oral History

Lost Voices From the Titanic: The Definitive Oral History

By: Barratt, Nick

Price: £22.80

Publisher: Preface Publishing: 2009

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 8516


Near fine/VGC plus.Preface Publishing,2009.First UK edition-first printing(10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1).Pictorial hardback in near fine condition, with Dj(very small tear on the edges of the front Dj cover,two creases and small nicks on the edges of the Dj cover) in VGC plus.Illustrated with b/w photos,drawings.Nice and clean pages as new but with a couple of small creases on the edges of the pages,light shelf wear on the Dj cover.342pp including List of illustrations,about the... View more info

Image for Who Do You Think You Are? Encyclopedia of Genealogy: The definitive reference guide to tracing your family history

Who Do You Think You Are? Encyclopedia of Genealogy: The definitive reference guide to tracing your family history

By: Barratt, Nick

Price: £44.80

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2008

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 8853


Fine/Near fine.HarperCollins,2008.First UK edition-first printing(10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1).Large format blue hardback(silver lettering to the spine,small nick on the edges of the cover) in fine condition, with Dj(two creases and small nicks on the edges of the Dj cover) in near fine condition.Illustrated with b/w photos,drawings.Nice and clean pages as new with a small ink mark on the outer edges,light shelf wear on the Dj cover.538pp including index.Price un-clipped.Please... View more info

Image for Berlin: The Downfall, 1945

Berlin: The Downfall, 1945

By: Beevor, Antony

Price: £24.80

Publisher: Viking: 2002

Edition: First UK edition-13th printing

Seller ID: 9525


Near fine/VGC.Viking,2002.First UK edition-13th printing(13).Black hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small dent and nick on the edges of the cover) in near fine condition, with Dj(two small stain marks inside the edges of the Dj cover, small nicks and crease on the edges of the Dj cover) in VGC.Illustrated with many b/w maps,photos,drawings.Nice and clean pages with small crease and nick on the edges of the pages,small ink mark on the edges of the front endpaper.Nice ... View more info

Image for The Gurkhas: Special Force

The Gurkhas: Special Force

By: Bellamy, Chris

Price: £47.00

Publisher: John Murray Publishers: 2001

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 7996


Near fine condition.John Murray,2001.First UK edition-first printing.Black hardback(silver lettering to the spine,two small nicks on the edges of the cover and spine) with Dj(two small creases and nicks on the edges of the Dj cover),both in near fine condition.Illustrated with b/w photos,maps.Nice and clean pages as new with two small ink marks inside the pages,a couple of small scratches inside the first blank page of the book,small crease on the edges of the pages.Nice... View more info

Image for The Gurkhas: Special Force

The Gurkhas: Special Force

By: Bellamy, Chris

Price: £41.90

Publisher: John Murray Publishers: 2011

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 8465


Fine/Near fine.John Murray,2011.First UK edition-first printing.Black hardback(silver lettering to the spine,scratch on the cover) in fine condition, with Dj(two small creases and nicks on the edges of the Dj cover) in near fine condition.Illustrated with b/w photos,maps.The book is new with a small nick on the edges of the pages,light shelf wear on the Dj cover.437pp including List of plates,list of figures and tables,glossary and guide to military terms,notes,bibliogra... View more info

Image for One Christmas in Washington: The Secret Meeting Between Roosevelt & Churchill That Changed the World

One Christmas in Washington: The Secret Meeting Between Roosevelt & Churchill That Changed the World

By: Bercuson, David J

Price: £28.70

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 2005

Edition: First UK edition-first printing

Seller ID: 8480


VGC plus/VGC.Weidenfeld and Nicolson,2005.First UK edition-first printing(1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2).Black hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,two small nicks and scratch on the edges of the cover and spine, small dent and scratch on the back cover) in VGC plus, with Dj(some creases,nicks and scratches on the outer and inner of the Dj cover) in VGC.Illustrated with b/w photos,drawings,diagrams.Nice and clean pages with two small ink marks and light shelf wear on the outer ed... View more info