Historical Biography

Biographies of pre-20th century characters like Nelson, Napoleon to Buddha or Ghengis Khan.

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HOSPITAL SKETCHES FROM THE CIVIL WAR

Book number: 89189 Product format: Paperback Author: LOUISA MAY ALCOTT
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SISTERS IN ARMS: Female Warriors

Book number: 90888 Product format: Hardback Author: JULIE WHEELWRIGHT
Bibliophile price £4.00
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NOW WE SHALL BE ENTIRELY FREE

Book number: 91046 Product format: Paperback Author: ANDREW MILLER
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AUTUMN IN VENICE: Ernest Hemingway and His Last Muse

Book number: 91118 Product format: Paperback Author: ANDREA DI ROBILANT
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HUSTLING HITLER: The Jewish Vaudevillian

Book number: 90789 Product format: Hardback Author: WALTER SHAPIRO
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MIDNIGHT THREE WOMEN AT THE HOUR OF RECKONING

Book number: 91380 Product format: Hardback Author: VICTORIA SHORR
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JOSIAH WEDGWOOD: A New Biography

Book number: 91582 Product format: Hardback Author: ANTHONY BURTON
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AUDACIOUS CRIMES OF COLONEL BLOOD

Book number: 91600 Product format: Paperback Author: ROBERT HUTCHINSON
Bibliophile price £2.50
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CLEOPATRA

Book number: 91625 Product format: Hardback Author: ALBERTO ANGELA
Bibliophile price £7.00
Published price £22
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MASONIC MAGICIAN

Book number: 91757 Product format: Paperback Author: PHILIPPA FAULKS, R.L.D. COOPER
Bibliophile price £3.75
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BEAUTY OF LIVING: E. E. Cummings in the Great War

Book number: 91997 Product format: Hardback Author: J. ALISON ROSENBLITT
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DEFIANCE: The Life and Choices of Lady Anne Barnard

Book number: 92005 Product format: Paperback Author: STEPHEN TAYLOR
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JANE AUSTEN: Love Is Like A Rose

Book number: 92017 Product format: Paperback Author: ANDREW NORMAN
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JANE AUSTEN'S INSPIRATION: Beloved Friend Anne Lefroy

Book number: 92018 Product format: Hardback Author: JUDITH STOVE
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MADAME TUSSAUD: Her Life and Legacy

Book number: 92025 Product format: Hardback Author: GERI WALTON
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MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS' DOWNFALL

Book number: 92027 Product format: Hardback Author: ROBERT STEDALL
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SCOTT-LAND: The Man Who Invented a Nation

Book number: 92333 Product format: Paperback Author: STUART KELLY
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WHISTLER: A Life for Art's Sake

Book number: 92312 Product format: Paperback Author: DANIEL SUTHERLAND
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KAHLIL GIBRAN: Beyond Borders

Book number: 92674 Product format: Hardback Author: KAHLIL GIBRAN & JEAN GIBRAN
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BRIGHT STAR, GREEN LIGHT

Book number: 92867 Product format: Hardback Author: JONATHAN BATE
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SCHUMANN: The Faces and The Masks

Book number: 92892 Product format: Hardback Author: JUDITH CHERNAIK
Bibliophile price £5.50
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UNDREAMED SHORES

Book number: 92904 Product format: Hardback Author: FRANCES LARSON
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INCIDENTS IN THE LIFE OF A SLAVE GIRL

Book number: 92944 Product format: Paperback Author: HARRIET JACOBS
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QUEENS OF JERUSALEM: The Women Who Dared to Rule

Book number: 92734 Product format: Hardback Author: KATHERINE PANGONIS
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INVENTION OF MIRACLES

Book number: 92929 Product format: Hardback Author: KATIE BOOTH
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RESOLUTION: Two Brothers, a Nation in Crisis, a World at War

Book number: 92937 Product format: Hardback Author: DAVID RUTLAND & EMMA ELLIS
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MYSTERY OF CHARLES DICKENS

Book number: 92607 Product format: Hardback Author: A. N. WILSON
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HORROR OF LOVE: Nancy Mitford and Gaston Palewski

Book number: 93021 Product format: Hardback Author: LISA HILTON
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DUKE OF MONMOUTH LIFE AND REBELLION

Book number: 93219 Product format: Hardback Author: LAURA BRENNAN
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JOHN CRANCH: Uncommon Genius

Book number: 93229 Product format: Hardback Author: JOHN LAMBLE
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BICYCLES, BLOOMERS AND GREAT WAR RATIONING RECIPES

Book number: 93433 Product format: Hardback Author: VICKY STRAKER
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FATHER OF THE MODERN CIRCUS: Billy Buttons

Book number: 93434 Product format: Paperback Author: STEVE WARD
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ROYAL WITCHES: From Joan of Navarre to Elizabeth Woodville

Book number: 92947 Product format: Paperback Author: GEMMA HOLLMAN
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LIFE OF CHRISTINA OF HANE

Book number: 93496 Product format: Hardback Author: TRANSLATED BY RACHA KIRAKOSIAN
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TURBULENT, SEDITIOUS AND FACTIOUS PEOPLE

Book number: 93505 Product format: Paperback Author: CHRISTOPHER HILL
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ALICE BEHIND WONDERLAND

Book number: 93369 Product format: Hardback Author: SIMON WINCHESTER
Bibliophile price £5.00
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