Historical Novels

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The Clan of the Cave Bear (Earth's Children)
1.  The Clan of the Cave Bear (Earth's Children) by Jean M. Auel
The list author says:
  "Let's begin whit very early "history""
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (242 customer reviews)

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Salammbo (Classics)
2.  Salammbo (Classics) by Gustave Flaubert
The list author says:
  "Marvelous magical history!"
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

The Persian Boy
3.  The Persian Boy by Mary Renault
The list author says:
  "A masterpiece !"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

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The Memoirs of Cleopatra
4.  The Memoirs of Cleopatra by Margaret George
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  "One of the best novels on one of the greatest women of history"
£6.79   Used & New from: £0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (51 customer reviews)

Julian
5.  Julian by Gore Vidal
The list author says:
  "A very controversial emperor's life narrated by a master"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Last Legion
6.  The Last Legion by Valerio Massimo Manfredi
The list author says:
  "Absolutely poignant story. Who cares of historical accuracy? I loved it!"
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (71 customer reviews)

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The Mists of Avalon (Mists of Avalon 1)
7.  The Mists of Avalon (Mists of Avalon 1) by Marion Zimmer Bradley
The list author says:
  "Yes, this can be history...after a fashion."
£9.09   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (92 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Baudolino
8.  Baudolino by Umberto Eco
The list author says:
  "Great historical fiction, whit a bit of magic and mystery"
£7.19   Used & New from: £0.01
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)

The Name Of The Rose
9.  The Name Of The Rose by Umberto Eco
The list author says:
  "Umberto Eco's masterpiece"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (102 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

King Hereafter
10.  King Hereafter by Dorothy Dunnett
The list author says:
  "Meet another Queen of the genre!"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

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The Game Of Kings: The Lymond Chronicles
11.  The Game Of Kings: The Lymond Chronicles by Dorothy Dunnett
The list author says:
  "The first book in her greatest series"
£16.89   Used & New from: £6.80
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (63 customer reviews)

The Betrothed (Classics)
12.  The Betrothed (Classics) by Alessandro Manzoni
The list author says:
  "Another great Italian historical novel"
£10.39   Used & New from: £3.45
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

Long John Silver
13.  Long John Silver by Bjorn Larsson
The list author says:
  "Another look at history from a very peculiar point of view"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

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War and Peace (Wordsworth Classics)
14.  War and Peace (Wordsworth Classics) by Leo Tolstoy
The list author says:
  "The masterpiece of historical novels"
£1.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (198 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Leopard (Everyman's Library Classics)
15.  The Leopard (Everyman's Library Classics) by Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
The list author says:
  "Just great!"
£12.99   Used & New from: £1.83
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (101 customer reviews)

Sarum
16.  Sarum by Edward Rutherfurd
The list author says:
  "Majestic!"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (113 customer reviews)

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The Palace of Heavenly Pleasure
17.  The Palace of Heavenly Pleasure by Adam Williams
The list author says:
  "A pleasure to read!"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

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Creation
18.  Creation by Gore Vidal
The list author says:
  "Maybe Gore Vidal's masterpiece"
£12.79   Used & New from: £1.62
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Brethren: Raised By Wolves, Volume One: 1
19.  Brethren: Raised By Wolves, Volume One: 1 by W. A. Hoffman
The list author says:
  "A great historical novel on Port Royal and the Brethren of the coast"
£18.91   Used & New from: £1.67
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

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