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    Book 1
    Book 1

    The Girl Who Said No to the Nazis: Sophie Scholl and the Plot Against Hitler

    In 1942, a young woman named Sophie Scholl arrives in Munich to begin her studies at university. Reunited with her belov... More

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    Book 2
    Book 2

    Queen of Freedom: Defending Jamaica

    1720. Blue Mountains, windward Jamaica. In the sweltering heat Captain Shettlewood leads a troop of British soldiers thr... More

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    Book 3
    Book 3

    Bandit's Daughter: Kung Fu Girl in Ancient China

    At the beginning of the 11th century, General Yang sends his son Zongbao to exterminate the bandit living in Dragon-Tami... More

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    Book 4

    The Mysterious Life of Dr Barry: A Surgeon Unlike Any Other

    1800. London. Margaret Anne Bulkley desperately wants to be a surgeon - but only men can train as doctors. Fifty years ... More

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    Book 5
    Book 5

    Swordswoman!: The Queen of Jhansi in the Indian Uprising of 1857

    Queen Lakshmibai of of Jhansi was an unconventional queen. She could read and write; she rode a horse and wielded a swor... More

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    Book 6
    Book 6

    The Flag Never Touched The Ground: America's Brave Black Regiment in Battle

    In 1863, the US Civil War was raging. Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation had freed over 3.5 million African-Ame... More

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    Book 7
    Book 7

    The Black Pimpernel: Nelson Mandela on the Run

    In March 1961, after giving a brief speech at a conference, Nelson Mandela vanished. For the next eighteen months he w... More

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    Book 8
    Book 8

    The Fog of War: Martha Gellhorn at the D-Day Landings

    Martha Gellhorn was one of the world's greatest war correspondents, travelling to hotspots to report on conflicts includ... More

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