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A Crack in Creation
The world-famous scientist behind ‘one of the most monumental discoveries in biology’ explores its devastating power to change the course of human history
A People's Tragedy
The unrivalled, definitive history beautifully reissued with a new introduction for the 100th anniversary
A Rumor Of War
The original Vietnam memoir and a great classic of war literature with a new introduction from Kevin Powers – 40th Anniversary Edition
A Spy Named Orphan
A gripping tale of betrayal and counter-betrayal that tells the story of the most enigmatic member of the Cambridge spy ring – Donald Maclean.
Adults In The Room
An explosive, headline-making account from the world-famous economist of what happens when you take on the EU establishment
David Van Reybrouck
A small book with great weight and urgency to it, this is both a history of democracy and a clarion call for change.
This landmark scientific investigation by one of the world's leading psychologists reveals empathy to be our most dangerous emotion
Age of Ambition
*WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD 2014*
A stunning narrative that reveals China as we have never understood it before.
Alfie at Nursery School
Alfie is off to Nursery School; he has lots to discover and learn as he experiences new things in this new book from master storyteller, Shirley Hughes.
A group biography of the twelve Caesars of our time: American Presidents from Roosevelt to George W. Bush.
And the Weak Suffer What They Must?
The world-renowned economist and former Greek finance minister presents a devastating critique of how Europe has mishandled the Eurozone crisis, offering concrete reforms for how we can save European capitalism and democracy from itself
'An extraordinary book which has had extraordinary effects... Widely known as the bible of the animal liberation movement'
Independent on Sunday
bestseller is the first major account of the disastrous years of British indecision and infighting that enabled Hitler’s domination of Europe
Attila The Hun
Known to the Romans as 'the Scourge of God', Attila himself and his crucial role in the fall of Rome are vividly recreated in this brilliant and compelling account.
Robert M Sapolsky
A groundbreaking synthesis of the entire science of human behaviour by 'one of the best scientist-writers of our time' (Oliver Sacks)
A passionate history of a world unfolding across many continents and five centuries by one of our greatest and internationally bestselling historians.
A captivating account of the Nazi Olympics – told through the voices and stories of those who were there.
A magisterial new history book about the bloodlands - the lands that lie between Stalin's Russia and Hitler's Germany - where 14 million people were killed during the years 1933 - 1944
A controversial and authoritative account of the waning days of British Empire in Kenya, and the little known destruction of thousands of Kenyans at the hands of the British.
A brilliant work of narrative history with an international cast of characters that captures this definitive period after the close of the Great War.
'Unbearably moving,' Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie The story of a young man’s coming of age, a tender tribute to a life lost, and a devastating analysis of a broken system.
The first master narrative of the surveillance state containing major agenda-setting revelations
The West’s domination of world politics is coming to a close. The flow of wealth and power is turning from West to East and a new era of global instability has begun.
With a new epilogue
How do we discuss serious ideas in the age of 24-hour news? What was rhetoric in the past and what should it be now? And what does Islamic State have in common with Donald Trump?
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