|Masters and Commanders - Andrew Roberts|
"Masters and Commanders" describes how four titanic figures shaped the grand strategy of the West during the Second World War. Why, when the most direct route from Britain to Germany was through north-western France, did the western allies first launch assaults on North Africa, Sicily and Rome?
|Russia - Jonathan Dimbleby|
In a timely and revealing portrait, Russia: A Journey to the Heart of a Land and its People, Jonathan Dimbleby sets off on an epic journey to get beneath the skin of a country that straddles half the globe. In this compelling and highly readable account he recounts his personal reflections and insights that go far deeper than anything possible on screen