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1 Alan Turing: The Enigma: The Book That Inspired the Film, the Imitation Game (Paperback)

by Andrew Hodges

Format: Paperback 768 pages
Published: 13/11/2014

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A title that inspired the film The Imitation Game, which stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley, and which has received eight Oscar... Read more

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2 Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary (Hardback)

by Anita Anand

Format: Hardback 432 pages
Published: 15/01/2015

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3 The Mystery of Princess Louise: Queen Victoria's Rebellious Daughter (Paperback)

by Lucinda Hawksley

Format: Paperback 400 pages
Published: 20/11/2014

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The secrets of Queen Victoria's sixth child, Princess Louise, may be destined to remain hidden forever. What was so dangerous about this... Read more

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4 Letters to the Midwife: Correspondence with Jennifer Worth, the Author of Call the Midwife (Paperback)

by Jennifer Worth

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 20/11/2014

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Jennifer Worth's bestselling books not only inspired the BBC's CALL THE MIDWIFE, but also a deluge of letters as readers shared their own... Read more

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5 Mr and Mrs Disraeli: A Strange Romance (Hardback)

by Daisy Hay

Format: Hardback 320 pages
Published: 08/01/2015

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The daughter of a sailor, on her second marriage and 12 years older than her husband, Mary Anne was highly eccentric, liable to misbehave and (worse... Read more

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6 Thomas Cromwell: The Untold Story of Henry VIII's Most Faithful Servant (Paperback)

by Tracy Borman

Format: Paperback 480 pages
Published: 22/01/2015

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Historian Tracy Borman tells the story of the real Wolf Hall in this definitive biography of Thomas Cromwell, Henry VIII's most trusted servant. Read more

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7 The Churchill Factor: How One Man Made History (Hardback)

by Boris Johnson

Format: Hardback 416 pages
Published: 23/10/2014

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Boris Johnson brings the legacy of Sir Winston Churchill back to life, to mark the 50th anniversary of his death. Read more

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8 George V: The Unexpected King - Penguin Monarchs (Hardback)

by David Cannadine

Format: Hardback 144 pages
Published: 04/12/2014

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For a man with such conventional tastes and views, George V had a revolutionary impact. Almost despite himself he marked a decisive break with his... Read more

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9 Romany and Tom: A Memoir (Paperback)

by Ben Watt

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 15/01/2015

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Both Ben Watt's personal journey and a portrait of his parents, 'Romany and Tom' is a vivid story of the post-war years, ambition and... Read more

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10 Under a Mackerel Sky (Paperback)

by Rick Stein

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 28/08/2014

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The author's childhood in 1950s rural Oxfordshire and North Cornwall was idyllic. His parents were charming and gregarious, their five children... Read more

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