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The house by the lake

"In the summer of 1993 Thomas Harding travelled to Germany with his grandmother to visit a small house by a lake on the outskirts of Berlin.
€14.20 €9.37

Four Sisters Lost Lives of the Romanov Grand Duchesses

On 17 July 1918 four young women walked down twenty-three steps into the cellar of a house in Ekaterinburg.

In Europes Shadow

A timely and powerful* account of Romania past and present of a decades-long obsession with one country and of the fate of Europe in the age of Vladimir Putin from the bestselling author of Balkan Ghosts.

Vanished kingdoms

From Norman Davies the acclaimed author of Europe: A History comes the magical history of Europe's lost realms selected as a Book of the Year by the Sunday Times Daily Telegraph New Statesman Independent Guardian and Financial Times.
€20.55 €13.56

Moscow December 25th 1991

History always comes down to the details.
€15.80 €10.43


The Vikings famously took no prisoners relished cruel retribution and prided themselves on their blood-thirsty skills as warriors.
€15.80 €10.43

Revolutionary Russia 1891-199

What caused the Russian Revolution?Did it succeed or fail?Do we still live with its consequences?Orlando Figes teaches history at Birkbeck University of London and is the author of many acclaimed books on Russian history including A People's Tragedy which The Times Literary Supplement named as one of the '100 most influential books since the war' Natasha's Dance The Whisperers Crimea and Just Send Me Word.
€14.20 €9.37


Russia is a country of contradictions: a nation of cultural refinement and artistic originality and yet also a country that rules by 'the iron fist'.
€20.55 €13.56

To hell and back

"In the summer of 1914 most of Europe plunged into a war so catastrophic that it unhinged the continents politics and beliefs in a way that took generations to recover from.
€20.17 €13.79


For centuries much of Europe was in the hands of the very peculiar Habsburg family.
€15.80 €10.43

The battle for Spain

The civil war that tore Spain apart between 1936 and 1939 and attracted liberals and socialists from across the world to support the cause against Franco was one of the most hard-fought and bitterest conflicts of the 20th century: a war of atrocities and political genocide and a military testing ground before WWII for the Russians Italians and Germans whose Condor Legion so notoriously destroyed Guernica.
€23.70 €15.64

Homage to Catalonia

A firsthand account of the brutal conditions of the Spanish Civil War George Orwell's Homage to Catalonia includes an introduction by Julian Symons in Penguin Modern Classics.
€15.80 €10.43

Iron Curtain

Chosen 16 times as a 'Book of the Year' - the top non-fiction pick of 2012'The best work of modern history I have ever read' A.
€20.55 €13.56


Adam Zamoyski's bestselling account of Napoleon's invasion of Russia and his catastrophic retreat from Moscow events that had a profound effect on European history.
€20.55 €13.56