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1 "Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!": Adventures of a Curious Character as Told to Ralph Leighton (Paperback)

by Richard P. Feynman

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 05/01/1993

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Winner of the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1965, Richard Feynman was one of the world's greatest theoretical physicists, but he was also a man who... Read more

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2 A Woman in Berlin - VMC 139 (Paperback)

by Anonymous, Antony Beevor

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 01/09/2011

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* A startling account of a German survivor of the Second World War. 'One of the most important personal accounts ever written about the effects... Read more

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3 The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance (Paperback)

by Edmund De Waal

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 22/01/2011

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4 The Reason I Jump: One Boy's Voice from the Silence of Autism (Paperback)

by Naoki Higashida, David Mitchell, Keiko Yoshida

Format: Paperback 192 pages
Published: 24/04/2014

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5 At Her Majesty's Pleasure (Paperback)

by Robert Douglas

Format: Paperback 336 pages
Published: 15/05/2008

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The third volume in Robert Douglas's remarkable life story picks up from the bestselling SOMEWHERE TO LAY MY HEAD and brings us up to the... Read more

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6 Night song of the last tram: A Glasgow childhood (Paperback)

by Robert Douglas

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 08/05/2006

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If my father had been killed in North Africa or Italy during the Second World War, I know that for the rest of my life I would have looked at the... Read more

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7 Once in a House on Fire (Paperback)

by Andrea Ashworth

Format: Paperback 336 pages
Published: 19/10/2007

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'One of the most extraordinary stories you will ever read of the triumph of the human spirit' Daily Mail Read more

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8 Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science (Paperback)

by Atul Gawande

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 17/11/2007

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Giving an account of the life of a surgeon, this book looks at what it is like to cut into people's bodies and the - literally life and death -... Read more

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9 A Year in Provence (Paperback)

by Peter Mayle, Judith Clancy

Format: Paperback 224 pages
Published: 01/06/2000

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Peter Mayle and his wife did what most of us only imagine doing when they made their long-cherished dream of a life abroad a reality: throwing... Read more

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10 Cider with Rosie (Paperback)

by Laurie Lee

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 01/10/2002

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Growing up amongst the fields and woods and characters of the place, this memoir is about the authors childhood in a remote Cotswold village, a... Read more

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