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  • The Obstacle is the Way by Ryan Holiday
    The Obstacle is the Way (English, Paperback) Ryan Holiday

    We give up too easily. With a simple change of attitude, what seem like insurmountable obstacles become once-in-a-lifetime opportunities. Ryan Holiday, who dropped out of college at nineteen to serve as an apprentice to bestselling 'modern Machiavelli' Robert Greene and is now a media consultant for billion-dollar brands, draws on the philosophy of the Stoics to guide you in every situation,...

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  • The Concise Mastery by Robert Greene
    The Concise Mastery (English, Paperback) Robert Greene

    Around the globe, people are facing the same problem - that we are born as individuals but are forced to conform to the rules of society if we want to succeed. This title builds on the strategies outlined in The 48 Laws of Power to provide a practical guide to greatness. It helps you learn how to start living by your own rules.

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  • Pocket World in Figures 2019 by The Economist
    Pocket World in Figures 2019 (English, Hardback) The Economist

    For more than 25 years, Pocket World in Figures has been the indispensable handbook on the state of the world, covering demographics, industry, politics, geography, culture and more. ...

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  • The Concise 48 Laws Of Power by Robert Greene
    The Concise 48 Laws Of Power (English, Paperback) Robert Greene, Joost Elffers

    Suitable for those with an interest in conquest, self-defense, wealth, power or simply being an educated spectator, this book teaches you how to cheat, dissemble, feign, fight and advance your cause in the modern world.

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  • Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
    Being Mortal (English, Paperback) Atul Gawande

    For most of human history, death was a common, ever-present possibility. It didn't matter whether you were five or fifty - every day was a roll of the dice. But now, as medical advances push the boundaries of survival further each year, we have become increasingly detached from the reality of being mortal. So here is a book about the modern experience of mortality - about what it's like to get old...

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  • Open Veins of Latin America by Eduardo Galeano
    Open Veins of Latin America (English, Paperback) Eduardo Galeano

    Covers the various facets of Latin American history according to the patterns of five centuries of exploitation.

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  • Chasing the Sun by Linda Geddes
    Chasing the Sun (English, Hardback) Linda Geddes

    Since the dawn of time, humans have worshipped the sun. And with good reason....

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  • The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes by Theodora Lau
    The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes (English, Paperback) Theodora Lau, Laura Lau

    Combining the Chinese lunar calendar with astrology, 'The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes' outlines how your animal sign will affect your future (in relationships, work and life) from 2019 to 2024.

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  • How Bad Are Bananas? by Mike Berners-Lee
    How Bad Are Bananas? (English, Paperback) Mike Berners-Lee

    Packed full of information yet always entertaining. From text messages and plastic bags to wars and volcanoes, How Bad Are Bananas? has the carbon answers we need.

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  • The Border by Diarmaid Ferriter
    The Border (English, Hardback) Diarmaid Ferriter

    'Anyone who wishes to understand why Brexit is so intractable should read this book. I can think of several MPs who ought to.' the Times...

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  • The 48 Laws Of Power by Robert Greene
    The 48 Laws Of Power (English, Paperback) Robert Greene, Joost Ellfers

    Drawn from 3,000 years of the history of power, this guide helps readers achieve for themselves what Queen Elizabeth I, Henry Kissinger, Louis XIV and Machiavelli learnt the hard way.

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  • Mr Five Per Cent by Jonathan Conlin
    Mr Five Per Cent (English, Hardback) Jonathan Conlin

    When Calouste Gulbenkian died in 1955 at the age of 86, he was the richest man in the world, known as 'Mr Five Per Cent' for his personal share of Middle East oil. The son of a wealthy Armenian merchant in Istanbul, for half a century he brokered top-level oil deals, concealing his mysterious web of business interests and contacts within a labyrinth of Asian and European cartels, and convincing...

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  • Living When A Loved One Has Died by Earl A. Grollman
    Living When A Loved One Has Died (English, Paperback) Earl A. Grollman

    Grief is a universal emotion, the pain of loss will affect all of us at some stage of our lives, but grief is also the most personal of emotions, you feel as though the pain will last forever and has never been felt by anyone else in this way....

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  • A Natural History of the Hedgerow by John Wright
    A Natural History of the Hedgerow (English, Paperback) John Wright

    It is difficult to think of a more quintessential symbol of the British countryside than the British Hedgerow, bursting with blackberries, hazelnuts and sloes, and home to oak and ash, field mice and butterflies. But as much as we might dream about foraging for mushrooms or collecting wayside nettles for soup, most of us are unaware of quite how profoundly hedgerows have shaped the history of our...

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  • Better by Atul Gawande
    Better (English, Paperback) Atul Gawande

    Explores how doctors strive to close the gap between best intentions and best performance in the face of obstacles that sometimes seem insurmountable. This book discusses the ethical dilemmas of doctors' participation in lethal injections and examines the influence of money on modern medicine.

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  • The Woman in Black by Susan Hill
    The Woman in Black (English, Hardback) Susan Hill

    Beautiful hardback edition of the bestselling classic ghost story, soon to be a major film starring Daniel Radcliffe.

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  • Mastery by Robert Greene
    Mastery (English, Paperback) Robert Greene

    Around the globe, people are facing the same problem - that we are born as individuals but are forced to conform to the rules of society if we want to succeed. The author debunks the prevailing mythology of success and presents a radical new way to greatness. It also draws on interviews with world leaders.

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  • The Book of Disquiet by Fernando Pessoa
    The Book of Disquiet (English, Paperback) Fernando Pessoa

    Sitting at his desk, Bernardo Soares imagined himself free forever of Rua dos Douradores, of his boss Vasques, of Moreira the book-keeper, of all the other employees, the errand boy, the post boy, even the cat. But if he left them all tomorrow and discarded the suit of clothes he wears, what else would he do? Because he would have to do something.

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  • Out of Your Mind by Alan Watts
    Out of Your Mind (English, Paperback) Alan Watts

    A series of Alan Watts' most engaging teachings on how to break through the limits of the rational mind and expand your awareness.

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  • Tell to Win by Peter Guber
    Tell to Win (English, Paperback) Peter Guber

    Success is won by creating compelling stories that have the power to move people. If you can't tell it, you can't sell it. This book tells you how to do both. It explains how to move beyond PowerPoint slides and spreadsheets to create purposeful stories that can serve as powerful calls to action.

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