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1 The Diary of Samuel Pepys: Selection: A Selection (Paperback)

by Samuel Pepys, Robert Latham

Format: Paperback 1152 pages
Published: 01/05/2003

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The 1660s represent a turning point in English history, and for the main events - the Restoration, the Dutch War, the Great Plague, the Fire of... Read more

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2 The Map That Changed the World: A Tale of Rocks, Ruin and Redemption (Paperback)

by Simon Winchester

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 04/07/2002

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Hidden behind velvet curtains above a stairway in a house in London's Piccadilly is an enormous and beautiful hand-coloured map - the first... Read more

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3 Aquariums of Pyongyang: Ten Years in the North Korean Gulag (Paperback)

by Kang Chol-Hwan, Pierre RIGOULOT, Yair Reiner

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 09/02/2006

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Part horror story, part historical document, part memoir, part political tract, this story of one young man's personal suffering finally reveals... Read more

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4 Lady Catherine and the Real Downton Abbey (Paperback)

by The Countess of Carnarvon

Format: Paperback 400 pages
Published: 11/09/2014

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The follow-up to the international bestseller Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey, this book moves the story into the 1920s, and focuses on the... Read more

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5 The Downing Street Years (Paperback)

by Margaret Thatcher

Format: Paperback 832 pages
Published: 05/01/2012

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This first volume of Margaret Thatcher's memoirs, which encompasses the entirety of her career as Prime Minister. Read more

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6 A Walk-on Part: Diaries 1994-1999 (Paperback)

by Chris Mullin

Format: Paperback 512 pages
Published: 07/06/2012

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Offering an account of the New Labour era, this title covers the rise and fall of New Labour from start to finish. Read more

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7 Homage to Catalonia (Paperback)

by George Orwell, Julian Symon, Peter Davison

Format: Paperback 272 pages
Published: 30/03/2000

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Describes the hopes and cynical betrayals of the author's experiences as a militiaman in the Spanish Civil War. Read more

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8 Conversations With Myself (Paperback)

by Nelson Mandela

Format: Paperback 480 pages
Published: 06/05/2011

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Nelson Mandela's book Conversations With Myself is an unprecedented and official portrait of one of the great leaders of our time, with a... Read more

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9 Speaking for Themselves: The Private Letters of Sir Winston and Lady Churchill (Paperback)

by Sir Winston S. Churchill, Clementine Spencer-,Baroness Churchill, Mary Soames

Format: Paperback 768 pages
Published: 05/08/1999

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Winston and Clementine Churchill wrote to each other constantly throughout the 57 years of their life together. Written solely for each others eyes,... Read more

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10 Into The Silence: The Great War, Mallory and the Conquest of Everest (Paperback)

by Wade Davis

Format: Paperback 672 pages
Published: 04/10/2012

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For George Mallory as for all of his generation, death was but 'a frail barrier that men crossed, smiling and gallant, every day'. As... Read more

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