Best List of Biography Historical Books Ireland

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Jung Chang'sWild Swans was an extraordinary bestseller throughout the world selling more than 10 million copies and reaching a wider readership than any other book about China.
€18.20 €13.23

Napoleon the Great

AWARDED THE PRIX DU JURY DES GRANDS PRIX DE LA FONDATION NAPOLÉON 2014From Andrew Roberts author of the Sunday Times bestseller The Storm of War this is the definitive modern biography of NapoleonNapoleon Bonaparte lived one of the most extraordinary of all human lives.
€21.00 €15.27

Testament of youth

In 1914 Vera Brittain was eighteen and as war was declared she was preparing to study at Oxford.
€14.00 €10.17

The Borgias

The name Borgia is synonymous with the corruption nepotism and greed that were rife in Renaissance Italy.
€14.00 €10.17

Lenin The Dictator

€21.00 €15.27

Genghis Khan

Genghis Khan - creator of the greatest empire the world has ever seen - is one of history's immortals.
€15.40 €11.20

Stalin. Vol. 1 Paradoxes of po

"In January 1928 Stalin the ruler of the largest country in the world boarded a train bound for Siberia where he would embark upon the greatest gamble of his political life.
€18.20 €13.23

The Medici

A dazzling history of the modest family which rose to become one of the most powerful in EuropeThe Medici is a remarkably modern story of power money and ambition.
€18.20 €13.23


American distrust of government politicians and authority in general can be traced back to the time of the official investigation into the assassination of President John F.
€15.80 €10.43


Damned in coruscating verse by Shelley and Byron his coffin hissed at during his funeral Lord Castlereagh has one of the blackest reputations in British history.
€28.00 €20.36

Mary Boleyn

Sister to Anne Boleyn and seduced by two kings Mary Boleyn has long been the subject of scandal and myth.
€15.40 €11.20

Frederick Douglass in Ireland

Frederick Douglass a former slave spent four months in Ireland in 1845 filling halls with eloquent denunciations of slavery and causing controversy with graphic descriptions of slaves being tortured.
€12.99 €9.96

Edmund Burke

Longlisted for the Orwell Prize and the Samuel Johnson prize for non-fiction; both conservative and subversive Burke's beliefs have never been more relevant as MP Jesse Norman explains.
€14.00 €10.17