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Bring the delicious flavours of the Nordic bakery into your own kitchen with this new book from celebrated restaurateur Claus Meyer.
A major new biography of this perennially popular artist by the world’s foremost scholar of his life and work. Published by Thames & Hudson.
A fabulous array of exquisite recipes from the best-selling author of Persiana. Published by Mitchell Beazley.
The first-ever complete architectural history of the Papal Basilica of Saint Peter in the Vatican, from the 4th century to the present day. Published by Jaca Book.
A new comprehensive guide to the main global events, personalities and themes which have shaped the modern world published by Cambridge University Press.
Continuing the History of the Royal Navy series, this new addition reflects on the diverse roles women have played in the Royal Navy services.
The River Cottage experts present an exhaustive guide to the ingredients that are at the very heart of their organic philosophy. Published by Bloomsbury.
The first history dedicated to the Navy’s contribution to and influence on the Great War. Published by I. B. Taurus.
An expressive and accessible survey of the portraits and self-portraits of Vincent van Gogh.
Combining a broad historical sweep with a jargon-free architectural study, this volume is a unique introduction to the subject.
Zahi Hawass provides a unique perspective on the tomb of Tutankhamun, room-by-room, in this new fully illustrated edition.
John Gaskin presents the perfect primer for anyone interested in the foundation of Western thought, and a unique companion for visitors to classical sites.
First-hand records of travellers’ encounters with strange creatures and new lands; full of dangers and delights, pleasures and perils.
Sacred Britannia is a fresh and innovative new account of the complexity of religion and belief in Roman Britain.
Marking the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing, this is a unique pictorial history of astronomical exploration, from the earliest prehistoric observatories to the latest satellite images.
This new fully illustrated and wide-ranging book applies 21st-century knowledge to help answer centuries-old questions about Leonardo da Vinci.
This incredibly well-researched book paints a vivid picture of life in the Roman legions.
The definitive Japanese home-cooking recipe collection from one of the most respected and beloved culinary cultures.
A captivating portrait of the greatest British gardens and the lords, ladies and gardeners who own and manage them.
Embark on an epic journey across the globe and hundreds of thousands of years into the past to discover the origins of art.
The first publication to provide a continuous translation of the ancient Egyptian ‘Book of the Dead’ texts, the Papyrus of Sobekmose.
New technologies reveal some of the incredible secrets that have long been locked in the prehistoric bones of dinosaurs.
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This exquisite and expansive overview of 17th-century Dutch and Flemish art is illustrated with more than 220 beautifully reproduced masterpieces.
A major monograph of Bruegel, published to mark the anniversary of his death 450 years ago.
Best-selling author Philip Matyszak explores how the Greeks and Romans used magic, who performed it, and why.
The definitive reference work on family names and their origins. Published by Oxford University Press.
The final, surprising chapter of a great American life.
A gorgeous slice of design history, in a beautifully packaged volume.