Search


Amber Books Ltd
United House
North Road
London
N7 9DP
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7520 7600
enquiries@amberbooks.co.uk

Amber Books Ltd
VAT Number: GB672581613
Registered Number: 3186678
Registered Office: 30 City Road, London EC1Y 2AB

Copyright © Amber Books Ltd
2017
All rights reserved

New Titles
 
SAMURAI WARRIOR: The Golden Age of Japan’s Elite Warriors 1560–1615

During Japan’s Warring States period, centuries of strife had left the country divided and leaderless. Those...

More...

Format: 285 x 213mm portrait or 213 x 290mm (8 1⁄4 x 11 1⁄2”) landscape
Extent: 224 pages
Word count: 50,000 words
Illustrations: more than 200 colour illustrations, photographs and maps
ISBN: 9781782744993 (Portrait)
ISBN: 9781782741688 (Landscape)


 
DARK HISTORY OF HOLLYWOOD

'Hollywood is a place where they'll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss and fifty cents for your soul.' –...

More...

Format: 244 x 186mm (9½ x 7¼")
Extent: 224pp
Word count: 53,000 words
Illustrations: 180 colour and b/w photographs
ISBN: 9781782741091


 
GERMANY'S SECRET WEAPONS OF WORLD WAR II

The German Third Reich had the most technologically advanced and innovative weapons industries in World War II...

More...

Format: 264 x 208mm (10½ x 8¼")
Extent: 224pp
Illustrations: 160 b/w and colour photographs, artworks and maps
Word count: 60,000 words
ISBN 9781909160569


 
CIVIL AIRCRAFT [Mini Encyclopedia]

Civil Aircraft features 300 non-military planes ranging from the earliest pioneers to the...

More...

Format: 163 x 123mm (6 1/2 x 4 3/4") flexi
Extent: 320pp
Illustrations: 300 col a/w
Text: 60000 words
ISBN: 9781782745563
Available as an app on iOS and Android


 
DARK HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN PRESIDENTS

Detailing the disgraces and struggles of all previous 44 Presidents from Washington to George W Bush and Barack...

More...

Format: 285 x 213mm (11¼ x 8½") hb
Extent: 256pp
Illustrations: 190 col & b/w photographs & a/ws
Text: 60,000 words
ISBN: 9781782740278 print
ISBN: 9781908696281 ebook

Also available as an ebook
Ebook ISBN: 9781908696281


 
WORLD'S WORST INVENTIONS

Featuring disastrous designs, poor patents and drawing-board duds, World’s Worst Inventions...

More...

Format: 120 x 161mm (43⁄4 x 61⁄2”)
Extent: 320pp
Illustrations: 300 colour photographs & a/ws
Text: 40,000 words
ISBN: 9781782745532


 
MILITARY AIRCRAFT VISUAL ENCYCLOPEDIA

The history of aviation is full of striking and unusual designs, from the biplanes and triplanes of World War I...

More...

Format: 285mm x 225mm (11¼ x 9˝) PB
Extent: 448pp
Illustrations: 1000 col a/ws
Text: 55,000 words
ISBN: 9781906626716


 
DINOSAURS (Encyclopedia)

For 150 million years, dinosaurs were the undisputed rulers of the Earth. Today, these great lizards still fire...

More...

Format: 305 x 227mm (12 x 9")
Extent: 448pp
Illustrations: 750 col photos & a/ws
Text: 90000 words
ISBN: 9781782745419


 
WOMEN AT WAR IN WORLD WAR II

When the men went off to the front in World War II, a huge vacuum was left behind in the family, in the...

More...

Format: 268 x 205mm (10 1/2 x 8")
Extent: 256pp
Illustrations: 300 col & b/w photos
Text: 60000 words
ISBN: 9781782745471

A previous out-of-print edition titled "Women at War" was available in the 285 x 213mm (11 1/4 x 8 1/2") format.


 
SUPERCARS (Landscape Pocket Guide)

Fast, glamorous and extravagant, a supercar encapsulates the romance, power and freedom of the motor car in one...

More...

Format: 120 x 161mm (4 3/4 x 6 1/2") flexi
Extent: 320pp
Illustrations: 225 col photos, 150 col & b/w a/ws
Text: 40000 words
ISBN: 9781782745549