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Beneath Another Sky
Beneath Another Sky Norman Davies
Where have the people in any particular place actually come from? What are the historical complexities in any particular place? This evocative historical journey around the world shows us.
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Beyond Human Nature
Beyond Human Nature Jesse J. Prinz
This is a book about humanity's power to transcend nature; and one that, ultimately, celebrates our differences.
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Blitzed
Blitzed Norman Ohler
The sensational account of the overwhelming role of drug-taking in the Third Reich - from Hitler and his entourage to ordinary troops.
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Blood And Land
Blood And Land J. C. H. King, J.C.H. King
A rich, powerful, sweeping history of native North America, from one of the world's greatest experts.
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Breakfast At Sotheby's
Breakfast At Sotheby's Philip Hook
Comic, revealing, piquant, splendid and absurd, Breakfast at Sotheby's is a book of pleasure and intelligent observation.
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Britain's Europe
Britain's Europe Brendan Simms
The essential book for understanding the history of Britain's place in Europe, from the Middle Ages to the present day.
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Building and Dwelling
Building and Dwelling Richard Sennett
The third in a series of three books about the ways in which we can reform society by reconnecting with different forms of self-expression.
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Bullshit Jobs
Bullshit Jobs David Graeber
Huge swathes of people spend their days performing tasks they secretly believe are not really necessary. This book shows why, and what we can do about it.
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Chernobyl
Chernobyl Serhii Plokhy
A dramatic, minute-by-minute account of one of the most shattering events of the Cold War, from an award-winning historian.
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China's Silent Army
China's Silent Army Heriberto Araújo, Juan Pablo Cardenal
How rapidly is China spreading its influence around the world? In China's Silent Army two Beijing-based journalists have travelled the globe to meet the many ordinary Chinese people who, through hard work, ingenuity or ruthlessness, often in terrible conditions, are remaking the developing world.
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Chinese Thought
Chinese Thought Roel Sterckx
An engrossing history of Chinese philosophy and culture from an eminent Cambridge professor.
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Churchill
Churchill Andrew Roberts
The blockbuster biography of the greatest Briton, by one of Britain's bestselling historians.
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Clear Bright Future
Clear Bright Future Paul Mason
Has capitalism stripped us of our common humanity? In an age of fragmented identities and authoritarianism, award-winning journalist Paul Mason calls for a new humanism.
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