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Alexander Solschenizyn: Der Archipel Gulag 2

FISCHER TASCHENBUCH VERLAG, 2008

In den drei Bänden seines monumentalen Werks »Der Archipel GULAG« hat Solschenizyn die Geschichte des GULAG, dieses Reichs des Terrors, mit der dokumentarischen Sorgfalt eines Historikers und der Sprachgewalt eines großen Epikers aufgezeichnet.

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Anne Applebaum: Between East and West

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2015

As Europe's borderlands emerged from Soviet rule, Anne Applebaum travelled from the Baltic to the Black Sea, through Lithuania, Belarus, Ukraine and the Carpathian mountains.

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Ben MacIntyre: SAS: Rogue Heroes

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2022

From the secret SAS archives and bestselling author Ben Macintyre: The first ever authorized history of the SAS.

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Bill Bryson: Bill Bryson's African Diary

DOUBLEDAY, 2016

Bill Bryson goes to Kenya at the invitation of CARE International, the charity dedicated to working with local communities to eradicate poverty around the world.

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Bill O'Reilly: Killing the Witches

ST.MARTIN'S PRESS, 2023

Killing the Witches revisits one of the most frightening and inexplicable episodes in American history: the events of 1692 and 1693 in Salem Village, Massachusetts.

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Bryan Cartledge: The Will to Survive: A History of Hungary

C HURST & CO PUBLISHERS LTD, 2011

This book describes how a small country, for much of its existence squeezed between two empires, surrounded by hostile neighbours and subjected to invasion and occupation, survived the tragedies of its history to become a sovereign democratic country.

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Christopher Hibbert: Rome: The Biography of a City

PENGUIN BOOKS, 1987

This beautifully written, informative study is a portrait, a history and a superb guide book, capturing fully the seductive beauty and the many layered past of the Eternal City.

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Claudia Gold: Women Who Ruled

QUERCUS, 2015

Poisoners', 'whores', 'witches' and 'murderers' - or so their enemies claimed.

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Duncan Barrett: When the Germans Came

SIMON & SCHUSTER, 2019

In the summer of 1940, Britain stood perilously close to invasion. One by one, the nations of Europe had fallen to the unstoppable German Blitzkrieg, and Hitler’s sights were set on the English coast.

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Eric Jay Dolin: Rebels at Sea: Privateering in the American Revolution

LIVERIGHT PUBLISHING, 2023

The heroic story of the founding of the U.S. Navy during the Revolution has been told many times, yet largely missing from maritime histories of America’s first war is the ragtag fleet of private vessels that truly revealed the new nation’s character.

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Ernesto Che Guevara: Reminiscences of the Cuban Revolutionary War

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2021

The Cuban Revolution changed the course of the twentieth century. Following years of brutal tyranny and poverty, a band of idealistic young people fought against immense odds to overthrow a dictator and emerged victorious.

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Hans-Ulrich Thamer: Die Französische Revolution

C.H. BECK VERLAG, 2019

Als epochales Ereignis hat die Französische Revolution weit über den nationalen Rahmen hinaus tiefe Spuren in der politischen und sozialen Entwicklung anderer Länder hinterlassen.

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Hitler, Mein Kampf - Eine kritische Edition

INSTITUT FÜR ZEITGESCHICHTE, 2016

„Mein Kampf“ ist Hitlers wichtigste politische Schrift. Sie ist gleichermaßen stilisierte Autobiografie, ideologisches Programm, Parteigeschichte, Hetzschrift und Anleitung zur Erringung der Macht, weit über Deutschland hinaus.

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Hungary and the fall of Eastern Europe 1000-1568

OSPREY PUBLISHING, 1988

Although not widely studied in the West, the medieval history of south-eastern Europe is both fascinating and complex.

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Ian Kershaw: Roller-Coaster - Europe 1950-2017

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2019

From one of Britain's most distinguished historians and the bestselling author of Hitler, this is the definitive history of a divided Europe, from the aftermath of the Second World War to the present.

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Ian Kershaw: To Hell and Back: Europe, 1914-1949

PENGUIN, 2016

In the summer of 1914 most of Europe plunged into a war so catastrophic that it unhinged the continent's politics and beliefs in a way that took generations to recover from.

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ISIS - The State of Terror

HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS, 2016

The first major book on ISIS to be published since the group exploded on the international stage in summer 2014.

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Jim Fisher: The Lindbergh Case

RUTGER UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2000

Fisher, a former FBI agent, teaches criminal justice at Edinboro University in Pennsylvania. Refuting those who claim that Bruno Richard Hauptmann was framed, the author presents a convincing case...

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Ken Follett: Notre-Dame

PAN BOOKS, 2019

This edition contains an exclusive extract from The Evening and the Morning, a prequel to The Pillars of the Earth, publishing Autumn 2020.

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Mary Beard: Pompeii: The Life of a Roman Town

PROFILE BOOKS, 2009

The ruins of Pompeii, buried by an explosion of Vesuvius in 79 CE, offer the best evidence we have of everyday life in the Roman empire.

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Matthew Hills: Fan Cultures

ROUTLEDGE, 2002

Emphasising the contradictions of fandom, Matt Hills outlines how media fans have been conceptualised in cultural theory.

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Merlin and the Grail

BOYDELL & BREWER LTD, 2007

The trilogy of Arthurian romances attributed by Robert de Boron, translated by Nigel Bryant.CONTENT: JOSEPH OF ARIMATHEA; MERLIN; PARCEVAL

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Milan Kundera: A Kidnapped West: The Tragedy of Central Europe

FABER & FABER, 2023

The people of Central Europe cannot be separated from European history; they cannot exist outside it; but they represent the wrong side of this history; they are its victims and outsiders.

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Norman Stone: Hungary - A Short History

PROFILE BOOKS, 2020

The victors of the First World War created Hungary from the ruins of the Austro-Hungarian empire, but, in the centuries before, many called for its creation.

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Paul Lendvai: The Hungarians: A Thousand Years of Victory in Defeat

HURST & COMPANY LONDON, 2021

This work is a blend of narrative, irony and humour; of occasional anger without taboos or prejudices. It also offers an authoritative key to understanding how and why this corner of Europe has produced such a galaxy of great scientists, artists and entr

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Peter Frankopan: The New Silk Roads The Present and Future of the World

BLOOMSBURY, 2019

The New Silk Roads takes a fresh look at the relationships being formed along the length and breadth of the ancient trade routes today. The world is changing dramatically and in an age of Brexit and Trump, the themes of isolation and fragmentation permea

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Peter Frankopan: The Silk Roads

BLOOMSBURY, 2016

For centuries, fame and fortune were to be found in the west – in the New World of the Americas.

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Philippa Gregory: Normal Women - 900 Years of Making History

WILLIAM COLLINS, 2023

In this ambitious and ground-breaking book, she tells the story of our nation over 900 years, but for the very first time women – some fifty per cent of the population – are no longer invisible in this history of England, but are at its beating heart.

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Raymond Ibrahim: Defenders of the West

BOMBARDIER BOOKS, 2022

In Defenders of the West, the author of Sword and Scimitar follows up with vivid and dramatic profiles of eight extraordinary warriors—some saints, some sinners—who defended the Christian West against Islamic invasions.

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Rethinking Modern Polish Identities: Transnational Encounters

UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER PRESS, 2023

A critical examination of the category of "Polishness" - that is, the formation, redefinition, and performance of various kinds of Polish identities - from a wide range of disciplinary perspectives.

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Sir Rodric Braithwaite: Russia - Myths and Realities

PROFILE BOOKS, 2023

With its attack on Ukraine, Russia's future seems almost as uncertain as its past. The largest country in the world - with the largest arsenal of nuclear weapons - has been known over the past thousand years as Rus, Muscovy, the Russian Empire...

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The American Counterculture

EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2007

This introduction explores the relationship between the counterculture and American popular culture. It looks at the ways in which Hollywood and corporate record labels commodified and adapted countercultural texts

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The Oxford Handbook of the European Bronze Age

OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2020

The Oxford Handbook of the European Bronze Age is a wide-ranging survey of a crucial period in prehistory during which many social, economic, and technological changes took place.

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Timothy Bainbridge: The Penguin Companion to European Union

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2003

At the beginning of the 21st century,Europe is undergoing a process of rapid change.Countries of central and eastern Europe are negotiating to join the European Union; the single currency has been launched;the Treaty of Amsterdam has come into force;....

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Touched by the Yellow Star: Twenty-five Life Stories

NÁDOR AND PARTNER CONSULTING OFFICE, 2017

Stories of survival during the Holocaust in apartment buildings marked with a yellow star arouse curiosity in us as to how people coped with the ordeal, how their lives unfolded later on, and how they reflect on those times now, so many decades later.

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Treasures of Ukraine: A Nation’s Cultural Heritage

THAMES & HUDSON, 2022

A celebration of Ukraine’s rich cultural heritage, drawing on over 100 of the country’s most important works of art and architectural monuments from prehistory to the present.

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Vincent Bevin: The Jakarta Method

PUBLIC AFFAIRS, 2021

Washington's Anticommunist Crusade and the Mass Murder Program that Shaped Our World

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