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Curzon: Imperial Statesman

Paperback, 01/08/2019, £16.99
£15.29

Riot Days

Paperback, 07/06/2018, £8.99
£8.09

Sleeper Awakes

Paperback, 31/03/2005, £8.99
£8.00
A troubled insomniac in 1890s England falls suddenly into a sleep- like trance, from which he does not awake for over two hundred years. During his centuries of slumber, however, investments are made that make him the richest and most powerful man on Earth.

Country of the Blind and other Selected Stories

Paperback, 30/05/2007, £12.99
£10.00
A consummate storyteller, the author made fantastic creatures and machines entirely believable; and, by placing ordinary men and women in extraordinary situations, he explored, with humor, what it means to be alive in a century of rapid scientific progress.

War in the Air

Paperback, 26/05/2005, £9.99
£8.00
Following the development of massive airships, naive Londoner Bert Smallways becomes accidentally involved in a German plot to invade America by air and reduce New York to rubble.

Short History of the World

Paperback, 30/03/2006, £10.99
£10.00
From the origins of the Earth to the outcome of the First World War, this work presents an account of the evolution of life and the development of the human race. It considers such subjects as the Neolithic era, the rise of Judaism, the Golden Age of Athens, the life of Christ, the rise of Islam, and the discovery of America.

The Penguin Book of Dragons

Paperback, 07/04/2022, £12.99
£11.69

Shirley

Paperback, 29/06/2006, £7.99
£7.19
Struggling manufacturer Robert Moore has introduced labour saving machinery to his Yorkshire mill, arousing a ferment of unemployment and discontent among his workers. Set during the Napoleonic wars at a time of national economic struggles, this work depicts the conflict between classes, sexes and generations.
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