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Product Description: LONGLISTED FOR THE SAMUEL JOHNSON PRIZE, A CHARMINGLY PERSONAL HISTORY OF HABSBURG EUROPE BY THE AUTHOR OF GERMANIAFrom the end of the Middle Ages to the First World War, Europe was dominated by one family: the Habsburgs. Their unprecedented rule is the focus of Simon Winder's vivid third book, Danubia...read more

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9780374175290 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 21, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A charmingly personal history of Hapsburg Europe, as lively as it is informative, by the author of Germania For centuries much of Europe and the Holy Roman Empire was in the royal hands of the very peculiar Habsburg family.
9780330522786 | Pan Macmillan, September 12, 2013, cover price $30.60 | About this edition: A charmingly personal history of Hapsburg Europe, as lively as it is informative, by the author of Germania For centuries much of Europe and the Holy Roman Empire was in the royal hands of the very peculiar Habsburg family.

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9781250062024 | Picador USA, January 13, 2015, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: LONGLISTED FOR THE SAMUEL JOHNSON PRIZE, A CHARMINGLY PERSONAL HISTORY OF HABSBURG EUROPE BY THE AUTHOR OF GERMANIAFrom the end of the Middle Ages to the First World War, Europe was dominated by one family: the Habsburgs.

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Product Description: Germania is propelled by a wish to reclaim the brilliant, chaotic, endlessly varied German civilization that the Nazis buried and ruined, and that, since 1945, so many Germans have worked to rebuild. A very funny book on serious topics---how we are misled by history, how we twist history, and how sometimes it is best to know no history at all...read more

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9780374254001 | 1 edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 16, 2010), cover price $27.00 | About this edition: A UNIQUE EXPLORATION OF GERMAN CULTURE, FROM SAUSAGE ADVERTISEMENTS TO WAGNER Sitting on a bench at a communal table in a restaurant in Regensburg, his plate loaded with disturbing amounts of bratwurst and sauerkraut made golden by candlelight shining through a massive glass of beer, Simon Winder was happily swinging his legs when a couple from Rottweil politely but awkwardly asked: “So: why are you here?

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9780312680688 | Picador USA, March 1, 2011, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Germania is propelled by a wish to reclaim the brilliant, chaotic, endlessly varied German civilization that the Nazis buried and ruined, and that, since 1945, so many Germans have worked to rebuild.

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Product Description: 'It made me laugh so hard that I woke up my wife and had to give up reading the book in bed. If Bill Bryson had collaborated with W.G. Sebald to write a book about Germany, they might have wound up with something like this' - "Sunday Times"...read more

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9780330522816 | Gardners Books, March 19, 2010, cover price $21.90 | About this edition: 'It made me laugh so hard that I woke up my wife and had to give up reading the book in bed.

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Product Description: Quantum of Solace will hit theaters on Nov 14th, 2008. Mr. Flemings licensed assassin in good form. Few men can have been able to mix business with pleasure so successfully as Bond.; The Times Literary Supplement
By Simon Winder (editor)

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9781846141997 | Gardners Books, October 30, 2008, cover price $33.40 | About this edition: Quantum of Solace will hit theaters on Nov 14th, 2008.

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9780141190419 | Gardners Books, October 6, 2008, cover price $12.25 | About this edition: Quantum of Solace will hit theaters on Nov 14th, 2008.
9780141189628 | Gardners Books, May 29, 2008, cover price $15.50 | About this edition: Quantum of Solace will hit theaters on Nov 14th, 2008.

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An entertaining journey inside postwar Britain examines the nadirs and humiliations of fandom while illuminating what James Bond's evolution says about the conservative movement, sex, the monarchy, food, attitudes toward America, class, and everything in between. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

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9780374299385 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 17, 2006, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: An entertaining journey inside postwar Britain examines the nadirs and humiliations of fandom while illuminating what James Bond's evolution says about the conservative movement, sex, the monarchy, food, attitudes toward America, class, and everything in between.

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9780312426668 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, October 2, 2007), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: An entertaining journey inside postwar Britain examines the nadirs and humiliations of fandom while illuminating what James Bond's evolution says about the conservative movement, sex, the monarchy, food, attitudes toward America, class, and everything in between.

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Presents a look at the British Empire, and its fall, as reflected in the gadget-filled, babe-bagging, martini-swilling, world-saving career of James Bond.

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9780330439541 | Pan Macmillan, June 2, 2006, cover price $27.05 | About this edition: As victory over Japan was declared in 1945, Britain was a relieved but also a profoundly traumatized country.

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9780330442466 | New edition (Pan Macmillan, June 15, 2007), cover price $19.70 | About this edition: Presents a look at the British Empire, and its fall, as reflected in the gadget-filled, babe-bagging, martini-swilling, world-saving career of James Bond.

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