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Autobiography: historical, political & military books

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Fighting with the Filthy Thirteen The World War II Story of Jack Womer - Ranger and Paratrooper by Jack Womer, Stephen C. DeVito Fighting with the Filthy Thirteen The World War II Story of Jack Womer - Ranger and Paratrooper
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Action-packed account of fighting with the Filthy Thirteen as a spearhead of 101st Airborne in Normandy, Market Garden, and Battle of the Bulge by one of the squad's integral members.
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/11/2017

The Pilgrim Soldier. Hostage. Survivor. by Colin MacLachlan, Andy McNab The Pilgrim Soldier. Hostage. Survivor.
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WITH FOREWORD BY ANDY MCNAB I was naked, handcuffed, and blindfolded. All around me, the voices of my captors shouted continuously in my ear - a stream of Arabic I couldn't understand. It became an endless mantra as I struggled...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/11/2017

First Founding Father Richard Henry Lee and the Call for Independence by Harlow Giles Unger First Founding Father Richard Henry Lee and the Call for Independence

A new biography of America's first Founding Father, Richard Henry Lee, who wrote the original declaration of independence and went on to secure political and diplomatic victories as important as George Washington's military victories
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

And I'd Do It Again by Aimee Crocker And I'd Do It Again

Moonlit seances in Honolulu. Exotic cobra dances. Drinking games with Oscar Wilde. This is the unabashed autobiography of Victorian world traveller Aimee Crocker.
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

Dare Not Linger The Presidential Years by Nelson Mandela, Mandla Langa, Graca Machel Dare Not Linger The Presidential Years
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`I have discovered the secret that after climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb. I have taken a moment here to rest, to steal a view of the glorious vista that surrounds...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2017

Fighting Blind A Green Beret's Story of Extraordinary Courage by Ivan Castro, Jim DeFelice Fighting Blind A Green Beret's Story of Extraordinary Courage
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Format: Paperback - Released: 17/10/2017

Being Kurdish in a Hostile World by Ayub Nuri Being Kurdish in a Hostile World

A stringer for The Washington Post and The New York Times, Ayub Nuri's work on the front lines in Iraq has been portrayed in best-selling books by award-winning journalists. Now he tells his own story, and that of his people,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/10/2017

Bounty Hunter 4/3 From the Bronx to Marine Scout Sniper by Jason Delgado Bounty Hunter 4/3 From the Bronx to Marine Scout Sniper

From a rough neighbourhood in the Bronx to the battlefields of Iraq and beyond, Jason Delgado's story is a thrilling read filled with danger and action for fans of AMERICAN SNIPER and THE AMAZING SAS.
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

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Enemies, Foreign And Domestic A SEAL's Story by Carl Higbie Enemies, Foreign And Domestic A SEAL's Story


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/12/2017

Anne Clifford's Autobiographical Writing, 1590-1676 by Jessica L. Malay Anne Clifford's Autobiographical Writing, 1590-1676

Anne Clifford describes the dramatic and tragic events of her life in the seventeenth century. Of how she danced in the masques of Inigo Jones, experienced both joy and abuse in her two marriages, lost and gained an inheritance, and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2018

Anne Clifford's Autobiographical Writing, 1590-1676 by Jessica L. Malay Anne Clifford's Autobiographical Writing, 1590-1676

Anne Clifford describes the dramatic and tragic events of her life in the seventeenth century. Of how she danced in the masques of Inigo Jones, experienced both joy and abuse in her two marriages, lost and gained an inheritance, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Journey Memoirs of an Air Force Chief of Staff by Norty Schwartz, Ron Levinson Journey Memoirs of an Air Force Chief of Staff
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An uncensored account of General Schwartz's term as the wartime US Air Force Chief of Staff under presidents Bush and Obama.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/01/2018

Confessions of a Recovering MP by Nick de Bois Confessions of a Recovering MP

A humorous and anecdote-filled romp through the corridors of power. Former MP Nick de Bois exposes the vagaries and eccentricities of the Palace of Westminster and the peculiar demands that come with being a member of the UK Parliament.
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/01/2018

No Justice One White Police Officer, One Black Family, and How One Bullet Ripped Us Apart by Robbie Tolan, Lawrence Ross, Ken Griffey No Justice One White Police Officer, One Black Family, and How One Bullet Ripped Us Apart
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NO JUSTICE is the behind-the-scenes story the Bellaire, Texas police don't want you to hear, with never-before-revealed details about the night unarmed Robbie Tolan was shot by authorities.
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/01/2018

Relations with Ministers by Patrick Wright Relations with Ministers

A captivating account of the inner dynamics of the Thatcher Cabinet, all played out in front of a tumultuous global backdrop. Bursting with anecdotes and told with lucidity and humour, an insightful memoir of a life as a British diplomat.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/01/2018

Memoirs of John Quincy Adams The Life of an American President/ the Life of America's 6th President by Charles Frances Adams Memoirs of John Quincy Adams The Life of an American President/ the Life of America's 6th President

John Quincy Adams is regarded as one of the greatest diplomats and secretaries of state in US history. He shaped America's foreign policy in line with his nationalist leanings, modernized the US economy, was a strong opponent of slavery, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/01/2018

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Our Woman in Albania The Life of Margaret Hasluck, Scholar and Spy by Margaret Hasluck Our Woman in Albania The Life of Margaret Hasluck, Scholar and Spy

Includes observations and accounts of various aspects of Albanian life, both ancient and modern, examining Homeric parallels with Albanian marriage and kingship traditions, the treatment of minorities within the region and the language requirements of the military during the World...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Westminster Diary Farewell to Office by Bernard Donoughue Westminster Diary Farewell to Office

As New Labour's first period of government picks up steam, we find Bernard Donoughue working as a minister at the Ministry of Agriculture, Fishing and Food.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

A Life Worth Living by Simon Ingram A Life Worth Living

Sometimes, looking at your past can give you the strength to move forward. As the classic symptoms of Parkinson's disease began to take control of Simon's life, he became a shadow of his former self.
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/09/2017

Felt The Man Who Brought Down the White House by Mark Felt, John O'Connor Felt The Man Who Brought Down the White House
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Thirty-three years later, the FBI's Mark Felt would finally identify himself as Deep Throat, the Watergate Whistleblower.Mark Felt learnt spy craft tracking Nazi and Soviet spies, tackled mobsters in Kansas City and took down the FBI's most wanted list, rising...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/09/2017

King of Spies by Blaine Harden King of Spies

In King of Spies, prize-winning journalist and bestselling author of Escape From Camp 14, Blaine Harden, reveals one of the most astonishing -- and previously untold -- spy stories of the twentieth century. Donald Nichols was a one man war...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/09/2017

Jackie's Girl My Life with the Kennedy Family by Kathy McKeon Jackie's Girl My Life with the Kennedy Family

An inside-Camelot and coming-of-age memoir by a woman who was the personal assistant to First Lady Jackie Kennedy.
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/09/2017

Rhodri A Political Life in Wales and Westminster by Rhodri Morgan Rhodri A Political Life in Wales and Westminster

A candid and highly amusing account of the former First Minister of Wales Rhodri Morgan's political journey in Wales and Westminster.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/09/2017

Things Can Only Get Worse? Twenty confusing years in the life of a Labour supporter by John O'Farrell Things Can Only Get Worse? Twenty confusing years in the life of a Labour supporter

Tells the personal story of one political activist helping Labour progress from its 1997 landslide to the unassailable position it enjoys today. A sequel to the best-selling Things Can Only Get Better, this book is suitable for everyone who could...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/09/2017

No Room for Small Dreams Courage, Imagination and the Making of Modern Israel by Shimon Peres No Room for Small Dreams Courage, Imagination and the Making of Modern Israel

A personal account of the shaping of modern Israel by Shimon Peres, former Prime Minister (1985-1986, 1995-1996) and President (2007-2014).
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

No Room for Small Dreams Courage, Imagination and the Making of Modern Israel by Shimon Peres No Room for Small Dreams Courage, Imagination and the Making of Modern Israel

A personal account of the shaping of modern Israel by Shimon Peres, former Prime Minister (1985-1986, 1995-1996) and President (2007-2014).
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/09/2017

What Happened by Hillary Rodham Clinton What Happened

Hillary Clinton reveals what she was thinking during one of the most controversial and unpredictable United States of America presidential elections in history.
Format: CD-Audio - Released: 12/09/2017

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