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A Listmania! list by Ben Nicholson "Benkernow" (Cornwall, UK)
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Rubicon: The Triumph and Tragedy of the Roman Republic
1.  Rubicon: The Triumph and Tragedy of the Roman Republic by Tom Holland
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  "Easy to read, informative and a brilliant read about the fall of the Roman Republic"
£9.74   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (126 customer reviews)

Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire: Vols 1-3: 3 Volume Set (Everyman's Library Classics)
2.  Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire: Vols 1-3: 3 Volume Set (Everyman's Library Classics) by Edward Gibbon
The list author says:
  "If you want to know anything about the Roman Empire then this is probably the best around"
£45.00   Used & New from: £24.00
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

A Dictionary of World History (Oxford Quick Reference)
3.  A Dictionary of World History (Oxford Quick Reference) by Edmund Wright
The list author says:
  "It's a good quick reference guide to world history."
£9.59   Used & New from: £1.45
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

Persian Fire: The First World Empire, Battle for the West
4.  Persian Fire: The First World Empire, Battle for the West by Tom Holland
The list author says:
  "Imformative"
£10.39   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (101 customer reviews)

Mammoth Book of British Kings and Queens (Mammoth Books)
5.  Mammoth Book of British Kings and Queens (Mammoth Books) by Michael Ashley
The list author says:
  "The king of books"
Used & New from: £7.63
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

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Templars: History and Myth: From Solomon's Temple to the Freemasons
6.  Templars: History and Myth: From Solomon's Temple to the Freemasons by Michael Haag
The list author says:
  "Imformative and a easy read"
Used & New from: £7.89
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (36 customer reviews)

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The Battle: A New History of the Battle of Waterloo
7.  The Battle: A New History of the Battle of Waterloo by Alessandro Barbero
The list author says:
  "Gripping and brilliant"
Used & New from: £3.25
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (43 customer reviews)

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Concise Atlas of World History
8.  Concise Atlas of World History by Oxford University Press
The list author says:
  "Brilliant maps of the extents of nations and empire's rise and fall"
Used & New from: £7.28

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A Short History of Byzantium
9.  A Short History of Byzantium by John Julius Norwich
The list author says:
  "It get's you started"
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)

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The State of Africa: A History of Fifty Years of Independence
10.  The State of Africa: A History of Fifty Years of Independence by Martin Meredith
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (87 customer reviews)

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