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A Community of Mortals Alexandra Zelman-Doring
Inspiring, revealing, shocking – Alexandra Zelman-Doring's essay on mourning, therapeutic hypothermia and some of the greatest literature written on death.
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Richard III and the Princes in the Tower
Richard III and the Princes in the Tower Alison Weir
Alison Weir investigates one of the most enduring murder mysteries in English history - the death of the lost Princes in the tower, nephews of Richard III, whose body has recently been discovered.
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Elizabeth of York
Elizabeth of York Alison Weir
Britain’s foremost female historian reveals the true story of this key figure in the Wars of the Roses and the Tudor dynasty who began life a princess, spent her youth as a bastard fugitive, but who finally married the first Tudor king and was the mother of Henry VIII.
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The Lost Tudor Princess
The Lost Tudor Princess Alison Weir
The captivating life of Margaret Douglas - a life of scandal, political intrigue and royal romance that spanned five Tudor reigns.
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Britain's Royal Families
Britain's Royal Families Alison Weir
A unique book on the perennially fascinating subject of Britain's royal families by this well established popular historian. New updated edition to coincide with the Queen's Golden Jubilee.
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Elizabeth, the Queen
Elizabeth, the Queen Alison Weir
A brilliant book about one of England's most famous queens, from one of out best known historians.
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Eleanor Of Aquitaine
Eleanor Of Aquitaine Alison Weir
A fascinating account of one of the most alluring figures of the Middle Ages by one of Britain's most respected historians.
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The Lady In The Tower
The Lady In The Tower Alison Weir
A compelling story of the last days of one of history’s most charismatic, controversial and tragic heroines – Anne Boleyn.
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The Six Wives of Henry VIII
The Six Wives of Henry VIII Alison Weir
Thoroughly researched and with a real understanding of the times these six fascinating women lived through, Alison Weir's new book reveals a Tudor England where personal needs and private emotion could, and frequently did, override or influence national events.
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Children of England
Children of England Alison Weir
A sequel to THE SIX WIVES OF HENRY VIII, this vivid and compelling book tells the story of Henry's children and those of his sister Mary - popular history at its best.
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Isabella
Isabella Alison Weir
The first full-length biography of a much maligned - but astonishingly colourful - Queen of England.
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Lancaster And York
Lancaster And York Alison Weir
A riveting account of the Wars of the Roses, focusing on the human side of the story.
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The Princes In The Tower
The Princes In The Tower Alison Weir
The story of the death, in sinister circumstances, of the boy-king Edward V and his younger brother Richard, Duke of York, is one of the most fascinating murder mysteries in English history.
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Mary Queen of Scots
Mary Queen of Scots Alison Weir
Bestselling historian Alison Weir turns her attention to Mary, Queen of Scots and one of the great mysteries of the 16th century.
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Henry VIII
Henry VIII Alison Weir
'Alison Weir is one of our best popular historians and one, moreover, with an impressive scholarly pedigree in Tudor history-her latest offering is a very fine book.' Frank McLynn, Independent
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Mary Boleyn
Mary Boleyn Alison Weir
The first full-scale biography of Mary Boleyn, one of the most misunderstood figures of the Tudor age, by the bestselling historian Alison Weir
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A Tudor Christmas
A Tudor Christmas Alison Weir, Siobhan Clarke
Allow Alison Weir and Siobhan Clarke to guide you through a Tudor Christmas wonderland in this beautifully illustrated gift book
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In the Land of Pain
In the Land of Pain Alphonse Daudet
Daudet's fascinating notebook, revived and translated by Julian Barnes.
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A Tale Of Love And Darkness
A Tale Of Love And Darkness Amos Oz
Tragic, comic and incomparable: an autobiographical epic and a comedie humaine for our times, which is both the portrait of an artist and the story of the birth of a nation, spanning several generations and moving with them from Russia, Lithuania, the Ukraine, to Jerusalem.
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A Fork in the Road
A Fork in the Road André Brink
The memoir of one of South Africa's best-loved novelists.
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The Fallout
The Fallout Andrew Anthony
One of the most controversial books of recent years, The Fallout forces us to re-examine all our preconceptions.
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Animal Magic
Animal Magic Andrew Barrow
Animal Magic is a wonderfully original memoir: an account of two brothers and the exhilarating private world they invented.
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Alan Turing: The Enigma
Alan Turing: The Enigma Andrew Hodges
The official book behind the Academy Award-winning film, The Imitation Game, which stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley
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