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Collected biographies books

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Recently Published

A Galaxy of Her Own Amazing Stories of Women in Space by Libby Jackson A Galaxy of Her Own Amazing Stories of Women in Space

From small steps to giant leaps, A Galaxy of Her Own tells fifty stories of inspirational women who have been fundamental to the story of humans in space, from scientists to astronauts to some surprising roles in between.
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/11/2017

50 People Who Messed up the World by Alexander Parker, Tim Richman 50 People Who Messed up the World
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A scarily funny compendium of the modern world's most despicable villains, packed with hilarious illustrations from award-winning cartoonist Zapiro.
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/11/2017

Cool Scots by Greg Moodie Cool Scots

For once including those cool Scottish women so often ignored in history books, Moodie presents his collection `in an order deliberately designed to jolt your little minds out of their preconceived ideas of time'.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Straeon Nos Da i Bob Rebel o Ferch - Hanes 100 o Ferched Anghygoel by Elena Favilli, Francesca Cavallo Straeon Nos Da i Bob Rebel o Ferch - Hanes 100 o Ferched Anghygoel
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Wedi ei sgrifennu mewn dull sy'n cyflwyno pob portread fel stori - mae pob dalen yn datgelu hanes bywyd merched sy'n ysbrydoli'r darllenydd. O Astrid Lindgreen i Michelle Obama, o Coco Chanel i Marie Curie. Mae hanes un ferch o...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/10/2017

The Visitors' Book In Francis Bacon's Shadow: The Lives of Richard Chopping and Denis Wirth-Miller by Jon Lys-Turner The Visitors' Book In Francis Bacon's Shadow: The Lives of Richard Chopping and Denis Wirth-Miller

With an extraordinary supporting cast including Lucian Freud and Francis Bacon, this is the untold story of two of the most fascinating figures to emerge from the turbulent world of post-war British art.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

The Californios A History, 1769-1890 by Hunt Janin, Ursula B. Carlson The Californios A History, 1769-1890
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Before the Gold Rush of 1848-1858, Alta (Upper) California was an isolated cattle frontier - and home to a colourful group of Spanish speaking, non-indigenous people known as Californios. Drawing on firsthand contemporary accounts, the author chronicles the rise and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/08/2017

Recalling Childhood by Nicholas Tarling Recalling Childhood

What can you remember of your childhood? Contributors to this book, who come from a number of different countries, go back as far as memory will take them.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2017

Churchill and Orwell: The Fight for Freedom by Thomas E. Ricks Churchill and Orwell: The Fight for Freedom


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/06/2017

Coming Soon

What She Ate Six Remarkable Women and the Food That Tells Their Stories by Laura Shapiro What She Ate Six Remarkable Women and the Food That Tells Their Stories

`If you find the subject of food to be both vexing and transfixing, you'll love What She Ate' Elle
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Brigadier General Robert L. McCook and Colonel Daniel McCook, Jr. A Union Army Dual Biography by Wayne Fanebust Brigadier General Robert L. McCook and Colonel Daniel McCook, Jr. A Union Army Dual Biography

Thousands of men suffered and died in the massive orgy of gunfire and death that historians call the Civil War. Most have received little or no recognition for their service and sacrifice. On the other hand, the battle deaths of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/05/2017

Move Fast and Break Things How Facebook, Google, and Amazon Have Cornered Culture and What It Means For All Of Us by Jonathan Taplin Move Fast and Break Things How Facebook, Google, and Amazon Have Cornered Culture and What It Means For All Of Us

LONGLISTED FOR THE FT & MCKINSEY BUSINESS BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD Google. Amazon. Facebook. The modern world is defined by vast digital monopolies turning ever-larger profits. Those of us who consume the content that feeds them are farmed for...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/04/2017

Move Fast and Break Things How Facebook, Google, and Amazon Have Cornered Culture and What It Means For All Of Us by Jonathan Taplin Move Fast and Break Things How Facebook, Google, and Amazon Have Cornered Culture and What It Means For All Of Us

LONGLISTED FOR THE FT & MCKINSEY BUSINESS BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD Google. Amazon. Facebook. The modern world is defined by vast digital monopolies turning ever-larger profits. Those of us who consume the content that feeds them are farmed for...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/04/2017

Avenging Angels Soviet women snipers on the Eastern front (1941-45) by Lyuba Vinogradova Avenging Angels Soviet women snipers on the Eastern front (1941-45)

The fascinating story of the young women who served as Soviet snipers during the Second World War
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/04/2017

The Violet Hour Great Writers at the End by Katie Roiphe The Violet Hour Great Writers at the End

From one of our most perceptive and provocative voices comes an arresting and wholly original account of the last days of Susan Sontag, Sigmund Freud, John Updike, Dylan Thomas, Maurice Sendak and James Salter.
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/04/2017

The Odessey: The Zombies In Words And Images by The Zombies, Tom Petty, Scott B. Bomar The Odessey: The Zombies In Words And Images
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Format: Hardback - Released: 30/03/2017

Depicting the Late Ottoman Empire in Turkish Autobiographies Images of a Past World by Philipp Wirtz Depicting the Late Ottoman Empire in Turkish Autobiographies Images of a Past World

The period between the 1880s and the 1920s was a time of momentous changes in the Ottoman Empire. It was also an age of literary experiments, of which autobiography forms a part. This book analyses Turkish autobiographical narratives describing the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/03/2017

John Piper, Myfanwy Piper A Biography by Frances Spalding John Piper, Myfanwy Piper A Biography

An exuberant biography of John Piper, one of the best loved and capacious English artists, and his wife the librettist Myfanwy Piper, friend of and collaborator with Benjamin Britten. Together they were at the heart of art, architecture, opera, and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/03/2017

The Spencer Family by Charles Spencer The Spencer Family


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2017

Honoring Those They Led Decorated Field Commanders of the Third Reich: Command Authorities, Award Parameters, and Ranks by Mark C. Yerger, Leslie Fiorenza Honoring Those They Led Decorated Field Commanders of the Third Reich: Command Authorities, Award Parameters, and Ranks
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Honoring Those They Led examines specific points and groups within a massive subject; Commanding Generals of WW II German field commands with those primarily studied being among those presented one or more of their highest combat decorations by Adolf Hitler....
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/02/2017

Portraits Of Courage Deluxe Signed Edition by George W. Bush, Laura Bush Portraits Of Courage Deluxe Signed Edition
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Format: Hardback - Released: 21/02/2017

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