TOP 10 Special Branch deals


    "Hard-hitting" -The Scotsman (U.K.) Classic British spy drama "Groundbreaking drama" -The Independent (U.K.) This gritty, realistic police procedural focuses on the Special Branch of London’s Metropolitan Police—a force dedicated to stopping terrorist activities and countering espionage in the nation’s capital. With an exceptional cast that includes George Sewell (Get Carter), Patrick Mow [read more]

    • ASIN: B008CYDDGO
    • UPC: 054961884292

  • Special Branch: The History: 1883 - 2006

    Initially tasked with combatting the threat of Irish republican terrorists in the reign of Queen Victoria, the Metropolitan Police Special Branch went on to play a major role in the defence of the realm for over 120 years.Over time, 'the Branch', as it came to be known, assumed a much wider role, and was held responsible for monitoring the activities of anarchists, Bolsheviks and even the suffrage [read more]

    • ASIN: 1849549109

  • The Special Branch: The British Spy Novel, 1890–1980

    The author has chosen seventeen of the most important or representative British spy novelists to write about. He presents some basic literary analysis and criticism, trying both to place them in historical perspective and to describe and analyze the content and form of their fiction.

    • Brand: Brand: Popular Press 1
    • ASIN: 0879721782

  • Special Branch War: Slaughter in the Rhodesian Bush. Southern Matabeleland, 1976-1980

    This searing account primarily covers Ed Bird's Special Branch (SB) service in the Beitbridge area of southern Matabeleland, 1976-1980, encompassing Operations Repulse and Tangent of the bitter Rhodesian 'bush war'.Joining the British South Africa Police (BSAP) in 1964, Bird cut his teeth on Selous Scouts 'pseudo' operations during Operation Hurricane in 1974-1976, so was well equipped to deal wit [read more]

    • ASIN: 1909982342

  • The Perfect Princess (The Men from Special Branch)

    Nationally bestselling author of Princess CharmingElizabeth Thornton has created one of her most thrilling and sensuous novels ever — the story of a woman who’s nearly given up her hope of finding a noble hero...until fate throws her unexpectedly into a breathtaking plot to save a scoundrel.Lady Rosamund Devere has no interest in becoming the wife of a dull prince, no matter how perfect the ne [read more]

    • ASIN: 0553581236

  • Almost a Princess (The Men from Special Branch)

    From nationally bestselling author Elizabeth Thornton comes a sensuous new tale of true love and fiery romance—under the most intriguing of circumstances.Case Devere, the steely-eyed earl of Castleton, has agreed to help Special Branch track down a notorious killer—one who just happens to be his archenemy. But he finds more than he bargained for when his search leads him to Jane Mayberry, a be [read more]

    • Brand: Bantam
    • ASIN: 0553584898

  • WHAT PRICE TRUTH - The True Story of a Special Branch Agent

    In the midst of the rubble and broken glass of war torn Northern Ireland, at the height of the civil conflict between the IRA and pro-British forces, the bravery of one man shines through thriller and suspense as he acts as both Provisional soldier and spy for the police in order to bring the IRA down. In a gritty, vibrant account of contemporary history, ‘What Price Truth’ tells for the first [read more]

    • ASIN: B00S55OX4G

  • Princess Charming (The Men from Special Branch)

    Elizabeth Thornton creates suspenseful tales of romance that transport readers to another time and place while spinning unforgettable love stories. Now she has penned her most mesmerizing novel to date -- the story of a woman who was certain her life held no more surprises ... until she learns that both peril and passion can appear when you least expect them. When Gwyn Barrie inherits a mysterious [read more]

    • ASIN: 0553581201