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You Win or You Die: The Ancient World of Game of Thrones

‘A fascinating guide to the shadows of antiquity that loom behind Game Of Thrones, written by someone who really knows her stuff.’ – Tom Holland

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The Kingdom of Women: Life, Love and Death in China's Hidden Mountains

The Mosuo tribe in China is one of the last matrilineal societies on earth - where power lies in the hands of women. Choo Waihong explores a groundbreaking culture.

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The New Sultan: Erdogan and the Crisis of Modern Turkey

In a world of rising tensions, Turkey and Recep Tayyip Erdogan stand at the epicentre. Soner Cagaptay's comprehensive biography charts Erdogan's rise to power - and his controversial regime.

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A Short History of the Russian Revolution

As it reaches its centenary year, Geoffrey Swain provides a concise yet thorough overview of the 1917 revolution - and the path to civil war.

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Berlin Rules: Europe and the German Way

Former British ambassador in Berlin Paul Lever provides a unique insight into modern Germany. As Britain prepares to leave the European Union, this book is essential reading - and suggests the future shape of a Germany-dominated Europe.

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Roots and Culture: Cultural Politics in the Making of Black Britain

Eddie Chambers presents the compelling story of how the African Diaspora transformed itself to give rise to Black Britain.

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Battles for Freedom: The Use and Abuse of American History

In this collection of polemical pieces, Eric Foner expounds on the relevance of Abraham Lincoln's legacy in the age of Obama and on the need for another era of Reconstruction.

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I.B Tauris History of the Christian Church

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I.B. Tauris Introductions to Religion

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