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1 Phoenix Squadron: HMS "Ark Royal", Britain's Last Topguns and the Untold Story of Their Most Dramatic Mission (Paperback)

by Rowland White

Format: Paperback 528 pages
Published: 01/04/2010

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January 1972: the tiny outpost of British Honduras is threatened with imminent invasion by battle-hardened, US-trained Guatemalan paratroops.... Read more

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2 Enemies: A History of the FBI (Paperback)

by Tim Weiner

Format: Paperback 560 pages
Published: 28/02/2013

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Tells the story of how the FBI is America's real secret service. It is the story of America's war against spies, subversives and saboteurs -... Read more

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3 Fool's Gold: How Unrestrained Greed Corrupted a Dream, Shattered Global Markets and Unleashed a Catastrophe (Paperback)

by Gillian Tett

Format: Paperback 384 pages
Published: 06/05/2010

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* Inside the financial crisis as the bankers themseves rode the boom and fell with the crash, from the first UK journalist to predict it * Updated... Read more

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4 Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance (Paperback)

by President Barack Obama

Format: Paperback 464 pages
Published: 05/06/2008

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The son of a black African father and a white American mother, Obama was only two years old when his father walked out on the family. Many years... Read more

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5 Marching Powder (Paperback)

by Rusty Young

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 02/07/2004

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A gripping, sometimes surreal account of surviving one of the world's craziest and most dangerous prisons. Read more

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6 The Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent (Paperback)

by Eduardo Galeano, Cedric Belfrage

Format: Paperback 336 pages
Published: 21/05/2009

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Covers the various facets of Latin American history according to the patterns of five centuries of exploitation. Read more

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7 Zeitoun (Paperback)

by Dave Eggers

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 24/02/2011

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In August 2005, as Hurricane Katrina blew in, the city of New Orleans has been abandoned by most citizens. But resident Abdulrahman Zeitoun, though... Read more

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8 Private Empire: ExxonMobil and American Power (Paperback)

by Steve Coll

Format: Paperback 704 pages
Published: 02/05/2013

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The oil giant ExxonMobil makes more money annually than the GDP of most countries; has greater sway than US embassies abroad; and spends more on... Read more

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9 Consider the Lobster: Essays and Arguments (Paperback)

by David Foster Wallace

Format: Paperback 352 pages
Published: 21/06/2007

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A brilliant and hilarious new collection of essays from the award-winning author of the bestseller INFINITE JEST Read more

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10 The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull and the Battle of the Little Big Horn (Paperback)

by Nathaniel Philbrick

Format: Paperback 496 pages
Published: 02/06/2011

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Tells the story of the American West. Whether it is cast as a tale of unmatched bravery in the face of impossible odds or of insane arrogance... Read more

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