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British Historical Biographies from 1901 Onwards

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Battle of Britain: A day-to-day chronicle, 10 July-31 October 1940

By Patrick Bishop

1 available

Father and Son (Oxford World's Classics)

By Gosse, Edmund, Newton, Michael

1 available

Roger Casement (Coronet Books)

By Inglis, Brian

1 available

Churchill's Wizards: The British Genius for Deception 1914-1945

By Rankin, Nicholas

1 available

How to Think Like Churchill

By Smith, Daniel

Lady Under Fire on The Western Front: The Great War Letters of Lady Dorothie Feilding MM

By Andrew Hallam, Nicola Hallam

Dilly: The Man Who Broke Enigmas

By Mavis Batey

The New Arrival: The Heartwarming True Story of a 1970s Trainee Nurse

By Beeson, Sarah

The Dark Valley

By Brendon, Piers

The Patient Assassin: A True Tale of Massacre, Revenge and the Raj

By Anand, Anita

The Men Will Talk to Me: Galway Interviews by Ernie O'Malley

By Cormac O'Malley, Ernie O'Malley, Cormac O Comhrai


By Brendon, Dr Piers

The Duff Cooper Diaries: 1915-1951

By Duff Cooper, John Julius Norwich

Michael of Romania: The King and the Country

By Ivor Porter

Duel in the Snows: The True Story of the Younghusband Mission to Lhasa

By Allen, Charles


By Aldrich, Richard

A Yorkshire Boyhood

By Hattersley, Roy

Churchill: An Illustrated History

By Ralph-Lewis, Brenda

Coming Up Trumps: A Memoir

By Trumpington, Jean

The Maid's Tale: A revealing memoir of life below stairs

By Quinn, Tom, Plummer, Rose

The Strange Death of the Liberal Empire: Lord Selborne in South Africa

By Torrance, David E.

More Tales of the Old Gamekeepers

By Martin, Brian P., Murphy, Philip

Red Queen: The Authorized Biography of Barbara Castle

By Perkins, Anne

Mrs Guinness: The Rise and Fall of Diana Mitford, the Thirties Socialite

By Lyndsy Spence

Love and War in the WRNS: Letters Home 1940-46

By Vicky Unwin

David Lloyd George (Celtic Radicals)

By Emyr Price

One Hundred Letters From Hugh Trevor-Roper

By Davenport-Hines, Richard, Sisman, Adam

Town And Country

By Barnett/Scruton

George VI: A Biography

By Howarth, Patrick

Titanic Survivor: The Memoirs of Violet Jessop Stewardess

By Jessop, Violet, Maxtone-Graham, John