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Alastair Denniston: Code-Breaking from Room 40 to Berkeley Street and the Birth of GCHQ...

How ironic that the long-winded sub-title reveals more about our hero than his name does. Even now, the name of Alastair Denniston remains sadly unsung....
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You Say You Want a Revolution: Records & Rebels, 1966-1970, edited by Victoria Broackes...

To mark the 50th anniversary of Montreal's celebrated "Expo '67", the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts has published, in conjunction with the V&A in...
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The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare by Giles Milton

At the outset of war in 1939, Churchill selected six men to form a top secret organisation intent on spectacular sabotage. Dubbing them his Ministry...

Collecting the World: Hans Sloane and the Origins of The British Museum by James...

Sir Hans Sloane was a wealthy society doctor with an insatiable appetite for collecting. President of both The Royal Society and The Royal College...
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All Out War: The Full Story of How BREXIT Sank Britain’s Political Class by...

Britain, Brussels and BREXIT: an unholy alliance, if ever there were one. All hell has broken loose since, in a profusion of conflicting texts;...