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            The Pacific: In the Wake of Captain Cook, with Sam Neill
             

            The Pacific: In the Wake of Captain Cook, with Sam Neill (Hardback)

            By Anastasios, Meaghan Wilson

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            A rich, complex and engaging account of Cook's voyages across the Pacific, from actor and raconteur Sam Neill, in which Sam Neill retraces Cook's footsteps, in the 250th anniversary year of Cook's first voyage. Captain James Cook first set sail to the Pacific in 1768 - 250 years ...

            ISBN 9781460756393
            Published 23 July 2018 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Becoming (Hardback)

            By Obama, Michelle

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            An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. As First Lady of the United States of America-the firs ...

            ISBN 9780241334140
            Published 14 November 2018 by Penguin
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            Godley
             

            Godley (Hardback, Edition with numbered copies)

            By Kinloch, Terry

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            This is the first full biography of General Sir Alexander Godley, the British commander of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) during World War I. Terry Kinloch takes care to present a fair and balanced look at a man generally considered to have been a poor field commander ...

            ISBN 9781775593638
            Published 1 November 2018 by Exisle Publishing
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            The Fabulous Bouvier Sisters: The Tragic and Glamorous Lives of Jackie and Lee

            The Fabulous Bouvier Sisters: The Tragic and Glamorous Lives of Jackie and Lee (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Kashner, Sam; With Schoenberger, Nancy J.

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            A poignant, evocative, and wonderfully gossipy account of the two sisters who represented style and class above all else-Jackie Kennedy Onassis and Lee Radziwill-from the authors of Furious Love. When sixty-four-year-old Jackie Kennedy Onassis died in her Fifth Avenue apartment, ...

            ISBN 9780062881809
            Published 24 September 2018 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Slippery Jim or Patriotic Statesman? James Macandrew of Otago
              

            Slippery Jim or Patriotic Statesman? James Macandrew of Otago (Paperback)

            By Bunce, R. J.

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            Biography of a colourful and controversial politician, church elder and convicted debtor

            ISBN 9781988531359
            Release Date 30 November 2018 by Otago University Press
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            SAM' Marshal of the Royal Air Force the Lord Elworthy: A Biography
              

            SAM' Marshal of the Royal Air Force the Lord Elworthy: A Biography (Hardback)

            By Richard, Mead,

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            MRAF Sam Elworthy was arguably the pre-eminent Royal Air Force officer of the post-war era. A highly decorated and gallant pilot he possessed contagious charm and a fierce intellect. This is his story.

            ISBN 9781526727176
            Release Date 1 December 2018 by Pen & Sword Books Ltd
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            Queen Victoria: Daughter, Wife, Mother, Widow

            Queen Victoria: Daughter, Wife, Mother, Widow (Hardback)

            By Worsley, Lucy

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            Historian, author and TV presenter Lucy Worsley delves into the detail of Queen Victoria's life in this major new biography published to celebrate the 200th anniversary of her birth.

            ISBN 9781473651388
            Published 20 September 2018 by Hodder & Stoughton General Div
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            Churchill: Walking with Destiny

            Churchill: Walking with Destiny (Hardback)

            By Roberts, Andrew

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            Winston Churchill dominates our view of the history of Britain in the twentieth century - the brash, brave and ambitious young aristocrat who sought out danger in late Victorian wars, the mercurial First Lord of the Admiralty who was responsible for the Dardanelles disaster in 19 ...

            ISBN 9780241205631
            Published 15 October 2018 by Penguin
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            The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War

            The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Macintyre, Ben

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            A thrilling Cold War story about a KGB double agent, by one of Britain's greatest historiansOn a warm July evening in 1985, a middle-aged man stood on the pavement of a busy avenue in the heart of Moscow, holding a plastic carrier bag. In his grey suit and tie, he looked like any ...

            ISBN 9780241186664
            Published 1 October 2018 by Penguin
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            Mary Queen of Scots
             

            Mary Queen of Scots (Paperback, Film tie-in edition)

            By Guy, John

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            Soon to be a major film, this is a dramatic reinterpretation of the life of Mary, Queen of Scots by one of the leading historians of this period.

            ISBN 9780008316228
            Release Date 17 December 2018 by HarperCollins Publishers
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