Out Now: Conquerors of the Roman Empire: The Goths (HB) By Simon Macdowall In the late 4th century, pressure from the Huns forced the Goths to cross the Danube into the Roman Empire. The resultant Battle of Adrianople in 378 was one of Rome’s greatest defeats. Both western (Visigoth) and eastern (Ostrogoth) branches of the Goths had a complex relationship with the Romans, sometimes fighting as their allies against other ‘barbarian’ interlopers but carving out their own kingdoms in the…
The perfect gift for a loved one this #Christmas! Pick up our bestseller, The Bramall Papers for only £20 (RRP £25) for a limited time only. https://www.pen-and-sword.co.uk/The-Bramall-Papers-Hardback/p/14182 #WW2 #Military #History #Bookstoread #Nonficnovemberw
Almost two books in one, A Right Royal Scandal recounts the fascinating history of the irregular love matches contracted by two successive generations of the Cavendish-Bentinck family, ancestors of the British Royal Family.
Here's a little look at what we've been reading at HQ this week. Which book would you choose? #WAWR #WhatAreWeReading #Booklover #Bookworm
What Are We Reading?
Winter is well and truly underway and with less than 2 weeks to go until the big day, we're enjoying a spot of reading with Lucinda Hawksley's 'Dickens and Christmas'. Out now: https://www.pen-and-sword.co.uk/Dickens-and-Christmas-Hardback/p/14004
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What Are We Reading This Week? #CatherineCurzon galore! https://www.pen-and-sword.co.uk/search/author/catherine+curzon
A huge selection of new titles have landed at Pen and Sword Books this week and here's what we've been reading so far! #WAWR #BOOKtober https://www.pen-and-sword.co.uk/
We can't put down the new 100th anniversary revised edition of Major and Mrs Holt's Definitive Battlefield Guide to Ypres Salient & Passchendaele with full colour map. https://www.pen-and-sword.co.uk/Major-Mrs-Holts-Definitive-Battlefield-Guide-to-Ypres-Salient-Passchendaele-Paperback/p/460
A spot of morning reading at the Pen and Sword Books HQ! Here's a handful of some of our Images of War faves...
There’s a nostalgic mood in the office this morning as we’ve got our hands on an advance copy of Heartbeat and Beyond… https://www.pen-and-sword.co.uk/Heartbeat-and-Beyond-Hardback/p/13596