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The Staircase Girls: The secret lives, heartaches and joy of the Cambridge 'bedders'

By Seymour, Catherine

A Matter of Honor: Pearl Harbor: Betrayal, Blame, and a Family's Quest for Justice

By Summers, Anthony, Swan, Robbyn

Conquest Of The Reich: D Day To VE Day: A Soldier's History: From D-Day to VE-Day - A Soldiers' History

By Robin Neillands, Terry Brown

Maidens' Trip

By Smith, Emma

A Perfect Hell: The True Story of the Black Devils, the Forefathers of the Special Forces

By John Nadler

Between Silk and Cyanide: A Code Maker's War, 1941-45 (Espionage)

By Marks

Hitler 1936-1945: Nemesis

By Kershaw, Ian


By Wharton

Story of a Secret State: My Report to the World (Penguin Modern Classics)

By Karski, Jan

Questions I Am Asked About the Holocaust

By Fried, Hédi, Olsson, Alice E.

The Past is Myself (Slightly Foxed Editions) no.23

By Bielenberg, Christabel

Six Minutes in May: How Churchill Unexpectedly Became Prime Minister

By Shakespeare, Nicholas

Arlott, Swanton and the Soul of English Cricket

By Fay, Stephen, Kynaston, David

Survival: Holocaust Survivors Tell Their Story

By Wendy Whitworth

Hitler's Englishman: The Crime of Lord Haw-Haw

By Selwyn, Francis

The Last Seven Months of Anne Frank

By Lindwer, Willy

The Days of Mars: A Memoir, 1940-46

By "Bryher"

The Varieties of History: From Voltaire to the Present

By Stern, Fritz

Stormbird: Flying Through Fire as a Luftwaffe Ground-attack Pilot and ME 262 Ace

By Büchner, HERMANN, Weal, John

We Die Alone

By David Howarth, Andy McNab

Shadow Divers: The True Adventure of Two Americans Who Risked Everything to Solve One of the Last Mysteries of World War II

By Kurson, Robert

Coffee with Hitler: The British Amateurs Who Tried to Civilise the Nazis

By Spicer, Charles

The Escape Artist: The Man Who Broke Out of Auschwitz to Warn the World

By Freedland, Jonathan


By Lambert, Andrew

Force Benedict (Extraordinary Lives, Extraordinary Stories of World War Two)

By Carter, Eric, Loveless, Anthony

Journal: Suivi de Hélène Berr, une vie confisquée par Mariette Job

By Berr, Helene

Waterloo: Napoleon's Last Gamble (Making History (Paperback))

By Roberts, Andrew

Les Parisiennes: How the Women of Paris Lived, Loved and Died in the 1940s

By Anne Sebba

SBS – Silent Warriors: The Authorised Wartime History

By David, Saul

The Escape Artist: The Man Who Broke Out of Auschwitz to Warn the World

By Freedland, Jonathan