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  • Life in the UK Test: Handbook 2018
    Life in the UK Test: Handbook 2018 (Paperback) Henry Dillon

    Contains the complete official study materials reproduced from Life in the United Kingdom: A guide for new residents 3rd edition as well as expert study advice and diagrams. Purchasers also get a free subscription to online tests at www.lifeintheuk.net. Everything you need to pass the test with confidence in one book.

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  • Half The Sky
    Half The Sky (English, Paperback) Nicholas D. Kristof, Sheryl WuDunn

    A call to arms against the most pervasive human rights violation of the 21st century: the oppression of women in the developing world.

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  • The `Call Yourself British?' Quiz Book
    The `Call Yourself British?' Quiz Book (English, Hardback) Michael O'Dell

    Find out just how British you jolly well are: 500 multiple choice questions based on the Home Office Citizenship testCan you beat the 51% of British 18- to 24-year-olds who failed the test?

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  • The Gulag Archipelago
    The Gulag Archipelago (Paperback) Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

    The Gulag Archipelago is Solzhenitsyn's masterwork, a vast canvas of camps, prisons, transit centres and secret police, of informers and spies and interrogators and also of heroism, a Stalinist anti-world at the heart of the Soviet Union where the key to survival lay not in hope but in despair.

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  • Life in the UK Test: Study Guide 2018
    Life in the UK Test: Study Guide 2018 (Paperback) Henry Dillon

    Contains the complete official study materials reproduced from Life in the United Kingdom: A guide for new residents 3rd edition & 288 practice questions, expert study advice and diagrams. Purchasers also get a free subscription to online tests at www.lifeintheuk.net. Everything you need to pass the test with confidence in one book.

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  • First They Killed My Father
    First They Killed My Father (Paperback) Loung Ung

    Soon to be a major film, co-written and directed by Angelina Jolie PittUntil the age of five, Loung Ung lived in Phnom Penh, one of seven children of a high-ranking government official.When Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge army stormed into Phnom Penh in April 1975, Loung's family fled their home and were eventually forced to disperse to survive.

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  • Nothing to Envy
    Nothing to Envy (English, Paperback) Barbara Demick

    A groundbreaking view into the lives of six ordinary citizens in the world's most secretive country, by an award-winning foreign correspondent.

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  • The London Cage
    The London Cage (English, Hardback) Helen Fry

    The first complete account of the fiercely guarded secrets of London's clandestine interrogation center, operated by the British Secret Service from 1940 to 1948

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  • The Gulag Archipelago: Experiment in Literary Investigation v. 2
    The Gulag Archipelago: Experiment in Literary Investigation v. 2 (English, Paperback) Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

    Volume 2 of the gripping epic masterpiece, The story of Solzhenitsyn's entrance into the Soviet prison camps, where he would remain for Nearly a decade

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  • Freedom Is A Constant Struggle
    Freedom Is A Constant Struggle (English, Paperback) Angela Davis

    Activist, teacher, author and icon of the Black Power movement Angela Davis talks Ferguson, Palestine, and prison abolition.

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  • How to Resist
    How to Resist (English, Hardback) Matthew Bolton

    "This extraordinary book is the roadmap for a new kind of effective activism."' -- Brian Eno

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  • Autobiography of Malcolm X
    Autobiography of Malcolm X (Paperback) Malcolm X

    They called him the 'angriest black man in America' ...Malcolm X inspired many people in the United States. This autobiography, tells of a young, disenfranchised man whose descent into drug addition, robbery and prison was only reversed by his belief in the rights struggle for black America, and his conversion to the Nation of Islam.

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  • Development as Freedom
    Development as Freedom (English, Paperback) Amartya Sen

    This title is a synthesis of the thought of economist Amartya Sen, who views economic development as a means to extending freedoms rather than an end in itself. By widening his outlook to include poverty, tyranny, lack of opportunity, individual rights, and political structures, Professor Sen provides a useful overview of the development process.

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  • To Hell or Barbados
    To Hell or Barbados (English, Paperback) Sean O'Callaghan

    The previously untold story of over 50,000 Irish men, women and children who were transported to Barbados and Virginia.

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  • Life in the UK Test: Study Guide & CD ROM 2018
    Life in the UK Test: Study Guide & CD ROM 2018 (Mixed media product) Henry Dillon

    Contains the complete official study materials reproduced from Life in the United Kingdom: A guide for new residents 3rd edition, practice tests & CD ROM test software, expert study advice and diagrams. Purchasers get a free subscription to online tests at www.lifeintheuk.net. Everything you need to pass the test with confidence in one book.

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  • Thomas Paine's Rights of Man
    Thomas Paine's Rights of Man (Paperback) Christopher Hitchens

    A beautifully written introduction to the making, and message, of a book that was central to the foundation of the United States - the world's most powerful republic: 'Christopher Hitchens... at his characteristically incisive best.' (The Times)

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  • The Aquariums of Pyongyang
    The Aquariums of Pyongyang (Paperback) Kang Chol-Hwan, Pierre Rigoulot

    A magnificent, harrowing testimony to the voiceless victims of North Korea.

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  • Gaza in Crisis
    Gaza in Crisis (Paperback) Ilan Pappe, Noam Chomsky

    From the targeting of schools and hospitals, to the indiscriminate use of white phosphorus, Israel's conduct in 'Operation Cast Lead' has rattled even some of its most strident supporters. This title surveys the fallout from that devastation, and places the massacre in Gaza in the context of Israel's long-standing war against the Palestinians.

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  • On Liberty
    On Liberty (English, Paperback) Shami Chakrabarti

    Explores why our fundamental rights and freedoms are indispensable. This book tells about the threats to our freedoms and shows the unprecedented pressures those rights are under.

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  • The Man Without a Face
    The Man Without a Face (English, Paperback) Masha Gessen

    A brave and revelatory account of how a small-minded, low-level KGB operative came to control the world's largest country and, in an astonishingly short time, destroyed years of progress, making Russia once more a threat to her own people and to the world

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