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12 Rules for Life
12 Rules for Life Jordan B. Peterson
Gripping, thought-provoking and deeply rewarding, 12 Rules for Life offers an antidote to the chaos in our lives: eternal truths applied to our modern problems.
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Talking to Strangers
Talking to Strangers Malcolm Gladwell
The No.1 international bestselling author back with a powerful and provocative exploration of why we so often misread other people.
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Why We Sleep: The New Science of Sleep and Dreams
Why We Sleep: The New Science of Sleep and Dreams Matthew Walker
The phenomenal bestseller that's starting a sleep revolution, now in paperback.
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Upheaval
Upheaval Jared Diamond
Selected by Bill Gates for his 2019 Summer Reading Recommendations, Jared Diamond's visionary theory on how and why some nations recover from trauma and others don't.
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How To Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics
How To Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics Michael Pollan
Could psychedelic drugs change our worldview? One of America's most revered writers takes us on a mind-altering journey to the frontiers of human consciousness.
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The Uninhabitable Earth
The Uninhabitable Earth David Wallace-Wells
The slowness of climate change is a fairy tale, perhaps as pernicious as the one that says it isn't happening at all, and if your anxiety about it is dominated by fears of sea-level rise, you are barely scratching the surface of what terrors are possible, even within the lifetime of a teenager today.
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The Upright Thinkers
The Upright Thinkers Leonard Mlodinow
At once authoritative and accessible, and infused with the author's trademark wit, this deeply insightful book is a stunning tribute to humanity's intellectual curiosity.
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In A Different Key
In A Different Key John Donvan, Caren Zucker
The astonishing story of autism as it has been discovered and felt by parents, children and doctors.
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This Orient Isle
This Orient Isle Jerry Brotton
A richly detailed account of the little-known cultural and political relationship between Elizabethan England and the Islamic world.
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The Penguin Book Of English Song
The Penguin Book Of English Song Richard Stokes
An anthology of some of the greatest poetry in the English language.
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Every Song Ever: Twenty Ways to Listen to Music
Every Song Ever: Twenty Ways to Listen to Music Ben Ratliff
From one of America's celebrated critics, the definitive field guide to listening to music in the age of the Cloud.
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Margaret Thatcher
Margaret Thatcher Charles Moore
Charles Moore's bestselling and definitive biography of Britain's first female Prime Minister reaches its climax with the story of her zenith and her fall.
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Money in Ancient India
Money in Ancient India Arshia Sattar
Even in ancient India, money is always a good thing and everyone wants it. The stories in The Mouse Merchant—selected from the Sanskrit universe, from the period of the late Rig Veda to the twelfth century—tell us how money was dealt with in everyday life in ancient and medieval Indian society.
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Caravans: Indian Merchants on the Silk Road
Caravans: Indian Merchants on the Silk Road Scott C. Levi
The story of the adventurous Indian merchants, intrepid entrepreneurs who traded on the Silk Road.
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Cities Of The Classical World
Cities Of The Classical World Colin McEvedy
A fascinating illustrated history of the most important cities of antiquity, from Alexandria to York.
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Landscapes Of Communism
Landscapes Of Communism Owen Hatherley
Landscapes of Communism is an intimate history of twentieth-century communist Europe told through its buildings; it is, too, a book about power, and what power does in cities.
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Lives Of The Artists, Lives Of The Architects
Lives Of The Artists, Lives Of The Architects Hans-Ulrich Obrist
From world-renowned curator Hans Ulrich Obrist, Lives of the Artists, Lives of the Architects offers a unique opportunity to learn about the lives and creativity of the world's leading artists.
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George V (Penguin Monarchs)
George V (Penguin Monarchs) David Cannadine
The acclaimed Penguin Monarchs series: short, fresh, expert accounts of England's rulers - now in paperback.
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Edward VI (Penguin Monarchs)
Edward VI (Penguin Monarchs) Stephen Alford
The acclaimed Penguin Monarchs series: short, fresh, expert accounts of England's rulers - now in paperback.
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