Haiku, like Zen, is an intensely personal experience. Jonathan Clements has selected the best of three centuries of haiku, including the work of classic poets such as Basho, Buson and Chiyo-Ni and
Packed with dramatic paintings, evocative photographs, and informative maps, Navy: An Illustrated History profiles the US Navy's growth into the largest modern seaborne military force in the world.
A captivating portrait of the greatest British gardens and the lords, ladies and gardeners who own and manage them.
Fully illustrated throughout with a fascinating mixture of historic photographs, maps, charts, and specially devised diagrams, World War II at Sea is a compelling read and an essential reference for every history
First published in 1956, when it won the inaugural Duff Cooper Prize, Alan Moorehead's book is still regarded as the definitive work on this tragic episode of the Great War.