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Designers & Dragons: The '70s (Designers & Dragons, #1)
4.35
If you have even the slightest interest in roleplaying games, and particularly the history - what games have there been, what companies, and how they ...more
Dec 10, 2014
Dec 11, 2014
 
Cannae 216 BC: Hannibal Smashes Rome's Army (Campaign)
3.75
An excellent, and concise at only 96 pages, summary of the second Punic war from it's initial encounters through to the titular battle of Cannae, the ...more
Oct 31, 2012
Oct 30, 2012
 
IBM and the Holocaust
3.94
Whilst at time dry due to the author quoting (important) numbers and statistics, this book is an unparalleled look at the entire second world war from ...more
Dec 12, 2011
Nov 15, 2011
 
The Normans in the South, 1016-1130
4.14
A well researched look at the fascinating history of the "other" Norman conquest, from the initial influx of the Normans as mercenaries, through the r ...more
Sep 04, 2013
Aug 19, 2013
 
The Punic Wars 264-146 BC
3.94
An excellent, succinct summary of the three Punic wars and the context in which they took place; accompanied by a reasonably sized reading list for an ...more
Oct 27, 2012
Oct 26, 2012
 
Badass: A Relentless Onslaught of the Toughest Warlords, Vikings, Samurai, Pirates, Gunfighters, and Military Commanders to Ever Live
3.93
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Oct 2013
Sep 30, 2013
 
The Ghosts of Cannae: Hannibal & the Darkest Hour of the Roman Republic
3.97
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Nov 10, 2012
Nov 19, 2012
 
Absolute Monarchs: A History of the Papacy
3.58
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Jan 31, 2013
Jan 31, 2013
 
Rubicon: The Triumph and Tragedy of the Roman Republic
4.15
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May 06, 2013
May 05, 2013
 
Rubicon: The Last Years of the Roman Republic
4.15
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Jan 10, 2012
Jan 10, 2012
 
Badass: The Birth of a Legend: Spine-Crushing Tales of the Most Merciless Gods, Monsters, Heroes, Villains, and Mythical Creatures Ever Envisioned
3.94
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Sep 27, 2013
Sep 26, 2013
 
The Jewish War
3.94
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Aug 28, 2012
Aug 28, 2012
 
Badass: Ultimate Deathmatch: Skull-Crushing True Stories of the Most Hardcore Duels, Showdowns, Fistfights, Last Stands, Suicide Charges, and Military Engagements of All Time
4.33
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Jan 02, 2014
Jan 01, 2014
 
The Missionary Position: Mother Teresa in Theory and Practice
4.04
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May 05, 2014
May 04, 2014
 
The Histories
3.95
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May 09, 2014
May 08, 2014
 
The Spartacus War
3.77
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Jul 11, 2014
Jul 10, 2014
 
Hannibal: One Man Against Rome
3.88
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Sep 10, 2014
Sep 09, 2014
 
Badass: The Birth of a Legend: Spine-Crushing Tales of the Most Merciless Gods, Monsters, Heroes, Villains, and Mythical Creatures Ever Envisioned
3.94
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Sep 18, 2014
Sep 22, 2014
 
The Name of the Rose
4.08
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Sep 26, 2011
Sep 19, 2011
 
The Kingdom in the Sun, 1130-1194
4.61
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Dec 23, 2014
Dec 23, 2014
 
Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe
4.07
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Mar 11, 2015
Mar 11, 2015
 
The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon
3.85
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Apr 07, 2015
Apr 06, 2015
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