Praise for A Train in Winter: "A story of stunning courage, generosity and hope...In Moorehead's expert hands it is a triumphant one." (Mail on Sunday). Praise for Village of Secrets: "An uplifting tale of courage and morality... read more

Bold and Dangerous Family: The Rossellis and the Fight Against Mussolini
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Havana Coffee is a New Zeland institution. In the last twenty five years, Geoff Marsland and Tim Rose have built a business, a brand and several ways of life around late-night coffee houses, importing Cuban coffee, setting up plantations in the Pacific and bringing Co... read more

Coffee U Feel: Havana Coffee Works
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In March 1917, Nicholas II, the last Tsar of All the Russias, abdicated and the dynasty that had ruled an empire for three hundred years was forced from power by revolution. Now, on the hundredth anniversary of that revolution, Robert Se... read more

The Last of the Tsars: Nicholas II and the Russian Revolution
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SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE FROM CHRISTOPHER NOLAN The epic history of Dunkirk, May 1940: when over 300,000 trapped Allied troops were dramatically rescued from destruction at the hands of Nazi Germany by an extraordinary seaborne ev... read more

Dunkirk: The History Behind the Major Motion Picture (Film Ed)
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Towards the end of the nineteenth century and for the first few years of the twentieth, a strange invasion took place in Britain. The citadel of power, privilege and breeding in which the titled, land-owning governing class had barricaded ... read more

The Husband-Hunters: Social Climbing in London and New York
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Blood Brothers: Exploits of Stev & Chris Podjursky
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 History

It's cold, wet and dangerous, so why do we do it? Richard Hammond's A SHORT HISTORY OF THE MOTORCYCLE attempts to explain what it is about bikes and biking that calls to some people, leaving them powerless to resist. It is for bikers, who will value the reassurance th... read more

A Short History of the Motorcycle
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In 1945, John Randall was the first Allied officer to enter Bergen-Belsen - the concentration camp that would reveal the horrors of the Holocaust to the world. Now in his 90s, Randall was one of that league of extraordinary gentlemen handpicked for suicidally dangerous mi... read more

The Last Gentleman of the SAS
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 History

When Charlie and I were young, we played a game called Destroyers ...We were sharpening our instincts, jettisoning attachments. We were honing strategies for survival ...Ian Bledsoe is on the run, broke and humiliated, fleeing the emotional and financial fallout of his father's death. H... read more

The Destroyers
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Diana Wichtel was born in Vancouver. Her mother was a New Zealander, her father a Polish Jew who had jumped off a train to the Treblinka death camp and hidden from the Nazis until the end of the war. When Diana was 13 she moved to New Zealand wit... read more

Driving To Treblinka: A Long Search for a Lost Father
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Two tales of a city: The historical race to reach one of the world's most mythologized places, and the story of how a contemporary band of archivists and librarians, fighting to save its ancie... read more

The Book Smugglers of Timbuktu: The Race to Reach the Fabled City and the Fantastic Effort to Save its Past
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'Musket wars', 'land wars' or tikanga?; Warfare in Maori Society in the Early Nineteenth Century. Taua is the first major study of Maori warfare for decades. It asks the question: what if the nature of Ma... read more

Taua: Musket Wars, Land Wars, or Tikanga? Warfare in Maori Society in the Early Nineteenth Century
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