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1 The Railway Man (Paperback)

by Eric Lomax

Format: Paperback 336 pages
Published: 02/01/2014

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During the Second World War Eric Lomax was forced to work on the notorious Burma-Siam Railway and was tortured by the Japanese for making a crude... Read more

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2 Angela's Ashes (Paperback)

by Frank McCourt

Format: Paperback 432 pages
Published: 03/10/2005

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Stunning reissue of the phenomenal worldwide bestseller: Frank McCourt's sad, funny, bittersweet memoir of growing up in New York in the 30s and... Read more

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3 Grace of Monaco (Paperback)

by Jeffrey Robinson

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Published: 24/04/2014

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The acclaimed biography by Jeffrey Robinson, previously published as Rainier and Grace, now revised and updated to coincide with the major motion... Read more

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4 The Railway Man (Paperback)

by Eric Lomax

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 03/01/1998

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During the second world war Eric Lomax was forced to work on the notorious Burma-Siam Railway and was tortured by the Japanese for making a crude... Read more

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5 The Pianist: The Extraordinary Story of One Man's Survival in Warsaw, 1939-45 (Paperback)

by Wladyslaw Szpilman, Anthea Bell

Format: Paperback 224 pages
Published: 30/12/1999

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'You can learn more about human nature from this brief account of the survival of one man throughout the war years in the devastated city of... Read more

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6 The Electric Kool-aid Acid Test (Paperback)

by Tom Wolfe

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 17/02/1989

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7 Twelve Years a Slave (Paperback)

by Solomon Northup

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 05/12/2013

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Solomon Northup is a free man, living in New York. Then he is kidnapped and sold into slavery. Drugged, beaten, given a new name and transported... Read more

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8 Belle: The True Story of Dido Belle (Paperback)

by Paula Byrne

Format: Paperback 304 pages
Published: 08/05/2014

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The inspiration behind the powerful new film starring Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Tom Wilkinson and Emily Watson, this is the story of Dido Belle, whose... Read more

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9 12 Years a Slave: A True Story of Betrayal, Kidnap and Slavery (Paperback)

by Solomon Northup

Format: Paperback 199 pages
Published: 13/09/2013

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Twelve Years a Slave, soon to be a huge new Hollywood film, is the harrowing true story of Solomon Northup who was kidnapped and sold into slavery,... Read more

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10 Schindler's Ark (Paperback)

by Thomas Keneally

Format: Paperback 432 pages
Published: 28/12/2006

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Winner of the Booker Prize and international bestseller Read more

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