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  1. The Art of Siege Warfare and Military Architecture from the Classical World to the Middle Ages

    The Art of Siege Warfare and Military Architecture from the Classical World to the Middle Ages [Hardback]

    Michael Eisenberg(Editor); Rabei Khamisy(Editor)

    Regular Price: $70.00

    Special Price: $52.50

    ISBN: 9781789254068
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    The papers in this book present, for the first time, the world of warfare, both defensive and offensive, from the Classical periods to end of the Middle Ages in one collection. These scholarships have attracted ancient writers and generals and now... .... Learn More
  2. Targeted as a Spy

    Targeted as a Spy: Surveillance of an American Diplomat in Communist Romania [Hardback]

    Ernest Latham PhD(Author); Dennis Deletant(Editor); Vadim Guzun(Editor)

    $49.99

    ISBN: 9781592110636
    Published by : Vita Histria
    An often overlooked aspect of the Cold War was the extent of diplomatic espionage that went on in the countries behind the Iron Curtain. Every Western Diplomat stationed in Soviet-bloc countries was targeted as a spy by the security apparatus in t... .... Learn More
  3. Fast and Bonnie

    Fast and Bonnie: History of William Fife and Son, Yachtbuilders [Paperback]

    May Fife McCallum(Author)

    $34.95

    ISBN: 9781912476749
    Published by : Origin
    William Fife and Son was one of the premier yacht building yards in Britain and one of the most famous in the world. Some of the most beautiful yachts ever built were designed by three notable members of the Fife family. William Fife I, originally... .... Learn More
  4. The Last Dawn

    The Last Dawn: The Royal Oak Tragedy at Scapa Flow [Paperback]

    David Turner(Author)

    $14.95

    ISBN: 9781839830020
    Published by : Origin
    On 13 October 1939, HMS Royal Oak, one of the British navy’s top battleships, was destroyed at the Royal Navy’s main anchorage at Scapa Flow, Orkney. The audacious attack, by a German U-boat, was the first major blow against Britain of... .... Learn More
  5. A Quite Impossible Proposal

    A Quite Impossible Proposal: How Not to Build a Railway [Paperback]

    Andrew Drummond(Author)

    $34.95

    ISBN: 9781912476886
    Published by : Origin
    In the 1890s, the people of north-west Scotland grew tired of Government Commissions sent to consider a railway to Ullapool.  Despite rock-solid arguments in favour of such a railway, neither government nor the big railway companies lifted a ... .... Learn More
  6. The Briggers

    The Briggers: The Story of the Men Who Built the Forth Bridge [Paperback]

    Elspeth Wills(Author)

    $28.95

    ISBN: 9781839830044
    Published by : Origin
    The Forth Bridge has long been recognised as one of the finest examples of Victorian engineering on the planet and has achieved an iconic status as one of the great feats of western civilisation since its official opening in 1890. Lavishly illustr... .... Learn More
  7. The Forth and Clyde Canal

    The Forth and Clyde Canal: A History [Paperback]

    Thomas Dowds(Author)

    $14.95

    ISBN: 9781912476435
    Published by : Origin
    The Forth and Clyde Canal, completed in 1790, was by far the largest engineering project that had ever been seen in Scotland. It allowed coal and machinery to travel East and grain to travel West. Passengers could travel between Glasgow and Edinbu... .... Learn More
  8. Cupar

    Cupar: The History of a Small Scottish Town [Paperback]

    Paula Martin(Author)

    $21.95

    ISBN: 9781912476732
    Published by : Origin
    Cupar was created a royal burgh in 1328, though its name is Pictish, suggesting that there had been an important settlement there since the 7th or 8th century if not earlier. Until the 16th century it was among the richest royal burghs in Scotland... .... Learn More
  9. Lucrezia Borgia

    Lucrezia Borgia: Daughter of Pope Alexander VI [Hardback]

    Ferdinand Gregorovius(Author); Samantha Morris(Introduction)

    $49.99

    ISBN: 9781592110391
    Published by : Vita Histria
    Lucrezia Borgia is among the most fascinating and controversial personalities of the Renaissance. The daughter of Pope Alexander VI, she was intensely involved in the political life of Italy during the late fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries.... .... Learn More
  10. Kitarō Nishida’s Philosophy of Life

    Kitarō Nishida’s Philosophy of Life: Thought that Resonates with Bergson and Deleuze [Paperback]

    Tatsuya Higaki(Author)

    $22.99

    ISBN: 9788869772689
    Published by : Mimesis International
    Series: Asian Philosophical Texts
    Nishida, who was active from the end of the 19th century to the beginning of the 20th, was one of the first generation of Japanese philosophers who attempted to develop an original philosophy under the influence of (and in response to) Western phi... .... Learn More

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