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Explore all kinds of landscapes – the internal and the external – with these evocative reads selected by other site users. To suggest your own landscape read, click here.

Six Days by Jeremy Bowen

Six Days

By Jeremy Bowen

This is for all you readers, bombarded (on an almost daily basis) by bad news from Israel and Palestine, who want to know just how and why this bloody conflict began. Based on research and interviews with key players, this account of the Six Day war of 1967 is both meticulous on detail and pacy in its delivery.

The Forgotten Soldier by Guy Sajer

The Forgotten Soldier

By Guy Sajer

A biography from the ‘other’ side in this moving story of a young German Infantryman’s experiences at the hands of the sadistic instructors of the Grosse Deutchland division. This chilling and unforgettable tour de force is a must-read for anyone who wants to view the experience of war from the German perspective. One to make you think.

The Eternal Quest by Julian Branston

The Eternal Quest

By Julian Branston

This book will magically transport you into 17th century Spain. A dazzling installment of the future travels of Don Quixote. It mixes both fact and fiction to hilarious effect. If your sense of humour is deadpan then this is the book for you.

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