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1 The Uses of Literacy: Aspects of Working-Class Life (Paperback)

by Lynsey Hanley, Richard Hoggart, Simon Hoggart

Format: Paperback 400 pages
Published: 01/10/2009

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When a society becomes more affluent, does it lose other values? Are the skills that education and literacy gave millions wasted on consuming pop... Read more

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2 The Road to Wigan Pier (Paperback)

by George Orwell, Richard Hoggart, Peter Davison

Format: Paperback 240 pages
Published: 24/02/2001

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Presents an account of the author's observations of working-class life in the bleak industrial heartlands of Yorkshire and Lancashire in the... Read more

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3 Sounds Like London: 100 Years of Black Music in the Capital (Paperback)

by Lloyd Bradley

Format: Paperback 432 pages
Published: 08/08/2013

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Explores the influence of immigrant cultures on the capital's music scene. This title tells the story of the music and the larger-than-life... Read more

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4 How England Made the English: From Why We Drive on the Left to Why We Don't Talk to Our Neighbours (Paperback)

by Harry Mount

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 04/04/2013

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Packed with facts and stories, this book helps you to learn how we would be as freezing cold as Siberia without the Gulf Stream; why we drive on the... Read more

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5 Watching the English: The Hidden Rules of English Behaviour (Paperback)

by Kate Fox

Format: Paperback 432 pages
Published: 11/04/2005

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The hardback bestseller now in paperback: 'An entertaining and clever book. Do read it.' - Read more

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6 The Making of the English Working Class (Paperback)

by E. P. Thompson

Format: Paperback 976 pages
Published: 03/10/2013

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Offers an account of working-class society in its formative years, 1780 to 1832. This English social history shows how the working class took part... Read more

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7 Back from the Brink: 1000 Days at Number 11 (Paperback)

by Alistair Darling

Format: Paperback 339 pages
Published: 01/04/2012

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Alistair Darling's number one Sunday Times bestselling memoirs now available in paperback, updated with a new introduction. Read more

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8 The Spy Who Loved: The Secrets and Lives of Christine Granville, Britain's First Special Agent of World War II (Paperback)

by Clare Mulley

Format: Paperback 424 pages
Published: 11/04/2013

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The remarkable story of Krystyna Skarbek, aka Christine Granville, George Medal, OBE and Croix de Guerre. Read more

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9 The Most Dangerous Enemy: A History of the Battle of Britain (Paperback)

by Stephen Bungay

Format: Paperback 512 pages
Published: 01/08/2009

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Stephen Bungay's magisterial history is acclaimed as the account of the Battle of Britain. Read more

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10 British Politics For Dummies (Paperback)

by Julian Knight

Format: Paperback 416 pages
Published: 19/02/2010

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So - you want to be knowledgeable about British politics but don't know where to start. The rich history, complex statistics and tricky... Read more

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