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  • The Durrells of Corfu by Michael Haag
    The Durrells of Corfu (English, Paperback) Michael Haag

    The recent TV award winning adaption The Durrells left its fans with questions: What happened to the family - and what took them to Corfu in the first place? This book has the answers

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • The Unfinished Palazzo by Judith Mackrell
    The Unfinished Palazzo (English, Hardback) Judith Mackrell

    The story of Venice's "Unfinished Palazzo"-- told through the lives of three of its most unconventional, passionate, and fascinating residents: Luisa Casati, Doris Castlerosse, and Peggy Guggenheim

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • kate spade new york: SHE by Kate Spade New York
    kate spade new york: SHE (English, Hardback) Kate Spade New York

    The fourth book from the beloved brand celebrates the designer muses: stylish, exciting, rule-breaking women

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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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  • Churchill and Fisher by Barry Gough
    Churchill and Fisher (English, Hardback) Barry Gough

    A brilliant study of leadership under crisis

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  • Drawing Masterclass by Guy Noble
    Drawing Masterclass (Paperback) Guy Noble $24.32 $27.46
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  • The Century Girls by Tessa Dunlop
    The Century Girls (Hardback) Tessa Dunlop

    A celebration of the one-hundred years since British women got the vote, told, in their own voices, by seven centenarians - The Century Girls.

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  • Making the Arab World by Fawaz A. A. Gerges
    Making the Arab World (English, Hardback) Fawaz A. A. Gerges

    How the conflict between political Islamists and secular-leaning nationalists has shaped the history of the modern Middle East...

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  • Innovators by Walter Isaacson
    Innovators (English, Paperback) Walter Isaacson

    The author of the massively bestselling Steve Jobs biography writes the whole history of the digital age

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  • The Power and The Glory by David Sedgwick
    The Power and The Glory (English, Hardback) David Sedgwick

    Throughout the 80s Alain Prost and Ayrton Senna fought a fierce battle for F1 supremacy. Driven by the same burning desire to become the sport's undisputed king, their epic tussles popularised the sport as never before. An intimate portrait of two unique competitors, The Power and the Glory is a supercharged story of acrimony and sheer ambition.

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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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  • Sweet Fighting Man by Melanie Lloyd
    Sweet Fighting Man (Paperback) Melanie Lloyd

    Sweet Fighting Man is based on interviews with British boxers from a range of eras spanning over 50 years. The fighters speak candidly about their time between the ropes and how they fared after retirement, together with many other aspects of their lives. They provide many laugh-out-loud moments along the way.

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  • Balloonomania Belles by Sharon Wright
    Balloonomania Belles (English, Hardback) Sharon Wright

    The first book to bring together the fascinating lives and often terrible deaths of the airborne celebrities of the period stretching from the 1780s to the eve of the First World War, including the Sophie Blanchard story.

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