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1 The Spanish Ambassador's Suitcase: Stories from the Diplomatic Bag (Paperback)

by Matthew Parris

Format: Paperback 400 pages
Published: 04/07/2013

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Heard the one about the Spanish Ambassador who arrived in the scorching Saharan desert fully suited and with a mysteriously enormous suitcase? Or... Read more

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2 Keep Britain Tidy: and Other Posters from the Nanny State (Paperback)

by Hester Vaizey

Format: Paperback 94 pages
Published: 07/04/2014

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Offers a collection of public information posters from the period 1945-75 that was published in conjunction with the National Archives, where the... Read more

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3 You are Awful (but I Like You): Travels Through Unloved Britain (Paperback)

by Tim Moore

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 31/01/2013

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Would you cheer if they sent you to Coventry? Could you stick up for Stoke or big-up Bracknell? Can you handle the thrill of Rhyl, the heaven of... Read more

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4 An Utterly Exasperated History of Modern Britain: or Sixty Years of Making the Same Stupid Mistakes as Always (Paperback)

by John O'Farrell

Format: Paperback 512 pages
Published: 15/04/2010

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4 out of 5

Informs and elucidates the bizarre events, ridiculous characters and stupid decisions that have shaped Britain's story since 1945. Read more

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5 Parting Shots (Paperback)

by Matthew Parris

Format: Paperback 400 pages
Published: 02/06/2011

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4 out of 5

Combining gems from the archives with despatches obtained through the Freedom of Information Act, this title is a treasure trove of wit, venom and... Read more

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6 Britty Britty Bang Bang: One Man's Attempt to Understand His Country (Paperback)

by Hugh Dennis

Format: Paperback 304 pages
Published: 23/05/2013

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5 out of 5

Mock the Week and Outnumbered's Hugh Dennis with an hilarious and insightful exploration of the changing image of Britain and Britishness. Read more

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