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Horror: A Very Short Introduction
Four o'clock in the morning, and the lights are on and still there's no way we're going to sleep, no...
Thebes: The Forgotten City of Ancient Greece
‘An incisive, inspiring and vitally illuminating account of a city which changed the ancient world a...
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The Best of Times, The Worst of Times: A History of Now, Fully Revisited and Updated
In the decades since the end of the Second World War, it has been widely assumed that the western mo...
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July 1914: Countdown to War
The outbreak of the First World War was ‘a drama never surpassed’. One hundred years later, the cha...
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In the Shadow of Justice: Postwar Liberalism and the Remaking of Political Philosophy
Winner of the S-USIH Book Prize, Society for U.S. Intellectual History Winner of the Merle Curti...
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Escape from Rome: The Failure of Empire and the Road to Prosperity
Finalist for the PROSE Award in Archaeology and Ancient History, Association of American Publisher...
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1177 B.C.: The Year Civilization Collapsed: Revised and Updated
In 1177 B.C., marauding groups known only as the “Sea Peoples” invaded Egypt. The pharaoh’s army and...
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The Ministry of Truth: A Biography of George Orwell's 1984
Longlisted for the Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction 2019Longlisted for the Orwell Prize for Pol...
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The Map of Knowledge: How Classical Ideas Were Lost and Found: A History in Seven Cities
'A lovely debut from a gifted young author. Violet Moller brings to life the ways in which knowledge...
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Eight Days at Yalta: How Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin Shaped the Post-War World
Meticulously researched and vividly written, Eight Days at Yalta is a remarkable work of intense his...
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Rivers of Power: How a Natural Force Raised Kingdoms, Destroyed Civilizations, and Shapes Our World
'As fascinating as it is beautifully written' JARED DIAMOND, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Guns,...
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Frontiers of Knowledge: What We Know About Science, History and The Mind
'Grayling brings satisfying order to daunting subjects' Steven PinkerIn very recent times humanity h...
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Doom: The Politics of Catastrophe
'Magisterial ... Immensely readable' Douglas Alexander, Financial TimesA compelling history of catas...
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Introducing Political Philosophy: A Policy-Driven Approach
Introducing Political Philosophy is a thought-provoking introduction that invites readers to conside...
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Living I Was Your Plague: Martin Luther's World and Legacy
Martin Luther was a controversial figure during his lifetime, eliciting strong emotions in friends a...
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