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1 Out Of 10 Peter Hyman
A fascinating and timely 'reality check' for one of Tony Blair's closest advisors.
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1913
1913 Charles Emmerson
A portrait of a world on the precipice of war – and the brink of globalisation.
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1968
1968 Mark Kurlansky
From the bestselling author of COD, SALT, and THE BASQUE HISTORY OF THE WORLD comes his most ambitious work to date - a singular and definitive look at this pivotal year in history.
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21 Lessons for the 21st Century
21 Lessons for the 21st Century Yuval Noah Harari
The bestselling phenomenon returns with 21 bite-sized lessons to help us understand our troubled times.
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A Bed for the Night
A Bed for the Night David Rieff
A powerful and engaging book that asks the fundamental question: Is humanitarianism a waste of hope?
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A Bold and Dangerous Family
A Bold and Dangerous Family Caroline Moorehead
Following two bestselling books on the French Resistance, including the Samuel Johnson-shortlisted Village of Secrets, Caroline Moorehead turns her attention to the anti-fascist movement in Italy.
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A Crack in Creation
A Crack in Creation Jennifer Doudna, Samuel Sternberg
The world-famous scientist behind ‘one of the most monumental discoveries in biology’ explores its devastating power to change the course of human history
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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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A Hero for High Times
A Hero for High Times Ian Marchant
A new history of counterculture in the UK, from the release of Heartbreak Hotel in 1956 to the passing of the Criminal Justice Act in 1994
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A House Full of Daughters
A House Full of Daughters Juliet Nicolson
One woman’s investigation into the nature of memory, the past, and above all, love
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A Man of Good Hope
A Man of Good Hope Jonny Steinberg
A powerful look at the impact of the Somali civil war on one man, who, having lost everything, refused to give up hope.
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A Quiet Word
A Quiet Word Tamasin Cave, Andy Rowell
An explosive and revelatory account about the British lobbying industry and how it affects us all at every level of our lives.
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A Russian Diary
A Russian Diary Anna Politkovskaya
A RUSSIAN DIARY is the book that Anna Politkovskaya had recently completed when she was murdered in a contract killing in Moscow.
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A Spy Named Orphan
A Spy Named Orphan Roland Philipps
A gripping tale of betrayal and counter-betrayal that tells the story of the most enigmatic member of the Cambridge spy ring – Donald Maclean.
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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 Very British Killing
A Very British Killing A. T. Williams
Winner of the Orwell Prize for Political Writing 2013 This is the true story of a murder that sums up the stink of invading Iraq and why the Iraq story is far from over.
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A Walk in the Park
A Walk in the Park Travis Elborough
Take a brilliantly entertaining walk through the history of the park with ‘one of Britain’s finest pop cultural historians’ (Guardian)
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A War of Choice: Honour, Hubris and Sacrifice
A War of Choice: Honour, Hubris and Sacrifice Jack Fairweather
The remarkable, true story of Britain's role in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, by an award-winning journalist.
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A Woman's Education Jill Ker Conway
Jill Ker Conway, one of the most important and influential academic feminists, reflects on her life and times.
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Adults In The Room
Adults In The Room Yanis Varoufakis
An explosive, headline-making account from the world-famous economist of what happens when you take on the EU establishment
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Aftermath
Aftermath Ruth Dudley Edwards
A remarkable human, political and legal story: an insider's account of the landmark attempt to bring the Omagh bombers to justice.
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