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John Major The Autobiography

By Major, John, Capt Hannington Apudo

1 available

Longitude. The True Story Of A Lone Genius Who Solved The Greatest Scientific Problem Of His Time

By Sobel, Dava

1 available

Imijondolo: a photographic essay on forced removals in the Inanda District of South Africa

By Omar Badsha

1 available

The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary

By Winchester, Simon, Author and Historian Simon

1 available

The Birdman of Alcatraz

By Gaddis, Thomas E.

1 available

Atgofion Hen Filwr

By Morris, Ifan. G

1 available

John Wilkes: The Scandalous Father of Civil Liberty

By Cash, Arthur H

1 available

John Wilkes: A Friend to Liberty

By Thomas, Peter D. G.

1 available

Stet: An Editor's Life

By Diana Athill

1 available

Thomas Paine: His Life, His Time and the Birth of Modern Nations

By Nelson, Craig

1 available

Angela's Ashes: A Memoir

By McCourt, Frank

1 available

The Brontes (Pocket Biographies)

By White, Kathryn

2 available

Rommel? Gunner Who?

By Milligan, Spike, Spike Milligan

1 available

The View from No.11: Memoirs of a Tory Radical

By Lawson, Nigel

1 available

Letters of Note: Art

By Usher, Shaun

A Highland Lady in Dublin, 1851-1856: Elizabeth Grant of Rothiemurchus

By Tod, Andrew

The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom (Biography & Memoirs)

By Rawicz, Slavomir

Shadows On The Grass

By Raven, Simon

A Venetian Affair: A true story of impossible love in the eighteenth century

By Andrea Di Robilant

I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and was Shot by the Taliban

By Yousafzai, Malala, Lamb, Christina

A Mother's War: One Woman's Fight for the Truth Behind Her Son's Death at Deepcut

By Heath, Yvonne Collinson

The Rivals: The Intimate Story of a Political Marriage

By James Naughtie

The Short Life and Long Times of Mrs Beeton

By Hughes, Kathryn

Silvertown: An East End family memoir

By Mcgrath, Melanie


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Captain Bligh’s Portable Nightmare: From The Bounty to Safety – 4,162 miles across the Pacific in a rowing boat

By Toohey, John

Scott's Last Expedition (Classics of World Literature)

By Scott, Captain Robert Falcon, Riffenburgh, Dr Beau, Griffith, Tom

Bin Laden: Behind the Mask of the Terrorist

By Robinson, Adam

Our Revolution: A Future to Believe in

By Sanders, Bernie

How Lucky Can You Get

By Ray Saunders