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  • Those Wild Wyndhams by Claudia Renton
    Those Wild Wyndhams (Paperback) Claudia Renton

    Winner of the Slightly Foxed Best First Biography Prize 2014 A rich historical biography of `those wild Wyndhams' - three cultured aristocratic sisters born into great privilege in late Victorian Britain.

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  • When Footballers Were Skint 2018 by Jon Henderson
    When Footballers Were Skint 2018 (Hardback) Jon Henderson

    Tales from before the maximum wage for footballers was abolished in 1961. Describes how footballers and fans lived in the same world.

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  • Talking to Women by Nell Dunn
    Talking to Women (English, Paperback) Nell Dunn $12.97 $14.32
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  • Liberty's Dawn by Emma Griffin
    Liberty's Dawn (English, Paperback) Emma Griffin

    Looks at hundreds of autobiographies penned between 1760 and 1900 to offer an account of how the Industrial Revolution was experienced by the working class. This book shows how it raised incomes, improved literacy and offered exciting opportunities for political action.

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  • MG, Made in Abingdon by Bob Frampton
    MG, Made in Abingdon (English, Paperback) Bob Frampton

    Here, from the memories of many men and women, is an intimate account of what it was like to work in MG's Abingdon factory. From tea trolley to production line and from apprentice to manager, this book includes memorable events, romance, tragedy, humour, motorsport, and the lead up to factory closure.

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  • Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal by Sebastian Fest
    Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal (English, Paperback) Sebastian Fest

    The definitive account of the relationship between Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, two of the world's greatest tennis players.

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  • Booked! by John Smith
    Booked! (Hardback) John Smith, Dan Trelfer

    Booked! is a funny, fascinating digest of over 120 footballer autobiographies. It offers a unique glimpse into the strange world that footballers inhabit, in the very words of those that have lived it, loved it, hated it. It's sex, booze, cash, fights, glory, bitterness, fame - and incessant, relentless banter.

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  • The Honourable Ladies: Volume I by Iain Dale
    The Honourable Ladies: Volume I (Hardback) Iain Dale

    Biteback Publishing is delighted to announce a major new project, a two volume series of biographies of every female MP ever to be elected to the House of Commons.

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  • Modern Women by Kira Cochrane
    Modern Women (English, Hardback) Kira Cochrane

    Modern Women is a celebration of 52 influential and inspiring women who have changed the world through their lives, work and actions

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  • I Know a Woman by Kate Hodges
    I Know a Woman (English, Hardback) Kate Hodges, Sarah Papworth

    Explores the links between 84 pioneering women in order to show the indomitable strength of womankind.

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  • Vita & Virginia by Sarah Gristwood
    Vita & Virginia (English, Hardback) Sarah Gristwood

    A double biography of Virginia Woolf and Vita Sackville-West, their friendship and love affair.

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  • The Lives of the Surrealists by Desmond Morris
    The Lives of the Surrealists (English, Hardback) Desmond Morris

    Life histories of the Surrealists, known and unknown, by one of the last surviving members of the movement--artist and best-selling author Desmond Morris

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  • A History of the World in 21 Women by Jenni Murray
    A History of the World in 21 Women (English, Hardback) Jenni Murray

    The inimitable Jenni Murray celebrates great women from around the world - rescuing some from obscurity and shining a new light on familiar names

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  • Kinfolk Entrepreneur, The by Nathan Williams
    Kinfolk Entrepreneur, The (English, Hardback) Nathan Williams

    Pairing insightful interviews with striking images of these men and women and their workspaces, The Kinfolk Entrepreneur makes business personal. The book profiles both budding and experienced entrepreneurs across a broad range of industries (from fashion designers to hoteliers) in cities across the globe (from Copenhagen to Dubai).

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  • One Hot Summer by Rosemary Ashton
    One Hot Summer (English, Paperback) Rosemary Ashton

    A unique, colorful view of Victorian London when residents both famous and now-forgotten endured "the Great Stink" across one hot summer

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  • Rooms of their Own by Nino Strachey
    Rooms of their Own (English, Hardback) Nino Strachey

    Evocative, engaging and filled with detail, this book explores the homes of three writers linked to the Bloomsbury Group. Bringing together stories of love and intimacy, of evolving relationships and erotic encounters, with vivid accounts of the settings in which they took place, it offers fresh insights into their complicated, interlocking lives.

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  • Tough Mothers by Jason Porath
    Tough Mothers (English, Hardback) Jason Porath

    Offers examples of real-life matriarchs who gave everything to protect their children and causes, from Sojourner Truth's legal campaign against slavery to Irena Sender's advocacy on behalf of young Holocaust victims.

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  • Creative, Successful, Dyslexic by Margaret Rooke
    Creative, Successful, Dyslexic (English, Paperback) Margaret Rooke

    Life with dyslexia can be challenging, but it can also fuel your creativity and drive. Filled with first-person stories contributed by well-known people, from Eddie Izzard to Darcey Bussell CBE, this inspiring book proves that dyslexia doesn't have to be a barrier to success.

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  • Bygone Badass Broads by Mackenzi Lee
    Bygone Badass Broads (English, Hardback) Mackenzi Lee, Petra Eriksson

    A collection of biographies and illustrations celebrating the irrepressible spirit of history's forgotten women

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  • Jackie, Janet & Lee by J. Randy Taraborrelli
    Jackie, Janet & Lee (English, Hardback) J. Randy Taraborrelli

    A portrait of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis; her mother, Janet Lee Auchincloss; and her sister, Princess Lee Radziwill, discusses their ambitions, status-seeking marriages, illicit liaisons and psychological profiles as based on interviews with close friends and family members. By the best-selling author of After Camelot....

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