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John Wilkes: A Friend to Liberty

By Thomas, Peter D. G.

1 available

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

By Nelson, Craig

1 available

John Wilkes: The Scandalous Father of Civil Liberty

By Cash, Arthur H

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

By Omar Badsha

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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

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Forged in Crisis: The Power of Courageous Leadership in Turbulent Times

By Koehn, Nancy

Johann Sebastian Bach: The Learned Musician

By Wolff, Christoph

The Moth and the Mountain: Shortlisted for the Costa Biography Award 2021

By Caesar, Ed

Spycatcher: The Candid Autobiography of a Senior Intelligence Officer

By Wright, Peter

Unsettling the West: Eliza Farnham and Georgiana Bruce Kirby in Frontier California (California Legacy Book)

By Levy, Jo Ann, Starr, Kevin

Jeb Stuart: The Last Cavalier

By Davis, Burke

True Lives: Gandhi

By Mitchell, Pratima


By McCullough, David

Buffalo Bill and His Wild West: A Pictorial Biography

By Joseph G. Rosa, Robin May

Davy Crockett

By Rourke, Constance, Macdonald, James, Lofaro, Michael A.

Jefferson the Virginian - Volume I: 01 (Jefferson and His Time)

By Malone, Dumas

Foreign Correspondent: Travels In Paris In The Sixties

By Lennon, Peter

Home is Where the Wind Blows: Chapters from a Cosmologist's Life

By Hoyle, Fred

Teacher Man

By McCourt, Frank

Samuel Johnson: The Struggle

By Meyers, Jeffrey

Churchill: Embattled Hero (Phoenix 60p paperbacks)

By Roberts, Andrew

Decision Points

By Bush, George W.

A Prison Diary: Volume 1 - Hell

By Archer, Jeffrey

The Man Who Went into the West: The Life of R. S. Thomas

By Rogers, Byron

Pillar of State (v. 2) (Wellington)

By Longford, Elizabeth

U-boat Ace: Story of Wolfgang Luth

By Vause, Jordan

Island of Dreams: The True Story of One Family's Quest for Paradise

By Williams, Tony

Two of Us: John Lennon & Paul Mccartney Behind the Myth (Penguin Studio Books)

By Giuliano, Geoffrey

The Lightless Sky: My Journey to Safety as a Child Refugee

By Gulwali Passarlay

Cut to the Chase: Forty-five Years of Editing America's Favourite Movies

By Sam O'Steen, Bobbie O'Steen