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Humanities

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My Life in Ruins

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My Life in Ruins

Adam Ford

Biography; Humanities

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Part memoir, part potted history of civilisation, My Life in Ruins is the account of a life lived in uncovering the past.... [more]

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The Korean War (Audio Book)

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The Korean War (Audio Book)

Max Hastings

Humanities; Asian history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Korean War

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On 25 June, 1950, the invasion of South Korea by the Communist North launched one of the bloodiest conflicts of the last century.... [more]

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Das Reich: The March of the 2nd SS Panzer Division Through France (Audio Book)

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Das Reich: The March of the 2nd SS Panzer Division Through France (Audio...

Max Hastings

Humanities; Second World War

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Within days of the D-Day landings, the 'Das Reich' 2nd SS Panzer Division marched north through France to reinforce the front-line... [more]

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Altruism: The Power of Compassion to Change Yourself and the World (Audio Book)

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Altruism: The Power of Compassion to Change Yourself and the World (Audio...

Matthieu Ricard

Humanities; Popular psychology

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The author of the international bestseller Happiness makes a passionate case for altruism - and why we need it now more than... [more]

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1913: The Eve of War

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1913: The Eve of War

Paul Ham

Humanities; History

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Discover the reasons behind the First World War in Paul Ham's controversial and concise essay, 1913: The Eve of War. Christmas... [more]

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The Naked CEO: The Truth You Need to Build a Big Life (Audio Book)

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The Naked CEO: The Truth You Need to Build a Big Life (Audio Book)

Alex Malley

Humanities; Advice on careers & achieving success

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The Naked CEO's guide to achieving your dream, starting now. From suspended schoolboy to disruptive acCEO, Alex Malley, The... [more]

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Nemesis: The Battle for Japan 1944-45

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Nemesis: The Battle for Japan 1944-45

Max Hastings

Humanities; Second World War

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Max Hastings' account of the battle for Japan is a masterful military history. Featuring the most remarkable cast of commanders... [more]

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Piano Lessons: A Memoir (Audio Book)

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Piano Lessons: A Memoir (Audio Book)

Anna Goldsworthy

Music; Humanities

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Anna Goldsworthy was nine years old when she met Eleanora Sivan, the charismatic Russian emigre and world-class pianist who... [more]

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Warriors: Extraordinary Tales from the Battlefield

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Warriors: Extraordinary Tales from the Battlefield

Sir Max Hastings

Humanities; Military history

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An exhilarating and uplifting account of the lives of sixteen 'warriors' from the last three centuries, hand-picked for their... [more]

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Wild Swans

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Wild Swans

Jung Chang

Biography: general; Humanities; Asian history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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Wild Swans is a tragic tale of nightmarish cruelty and an uplifting story of bravery and survival. Few books have had such... [more]

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The Battle for the Falklands

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The Battle for the Falklands

Sir Max Hastings

Humanities; History

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Must be read by all our military people and anyone who wants to find out what really happened on the Falkland Islands. -James... [more]

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What I Know for Sure

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What I Know for Sure

Oprah Winfrey

Dance & Performing arts; Humanities

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The inspirational wisdom of Oprah Winfrey, collected for the first time in a beautiful keepsake book. [more]

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The Social Contract

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The Social Contract

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Humanities; Western philosophy: Enlightenment; Social & political philosophy

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In The Social Contract, Rousseau explores the concept of freedom and the political structures that may enable people to acquire... [more]

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Irresistible Persuasion: The Secret Way to Get Yes Every Time

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Irresistible Persuasion: The Secret Way to Get Yes Every Time

Geoff Burch

Humanities; Advice on careers & achieving success

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This book will change your life. (Is that persuasive enough?) Getting what you want isn't easy. Why? Because most of us have... [more]

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David Attenborough: The Early Years

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David Attenborough: The Early Years

Sir David Attenborough

Autobiography: general; Humanities; The natural world, country life & pets

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Includes Zoo Quest for a Dragon, Quest in Paradise, and Quest Under Capricorn. [more]

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Overlord: D-Day and the Battle for Normandy

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Overlord: D-Day and the Battle for Normandy

Sir Max Hastings

Humanities; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War

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Presenting a classic and controversial history of the great battles that began with D-Day, Hastings constructs a dense, dramatic... [more]

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The Diary of Samuel Pepys

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The Diary of Samuel Pepys

Samuel Pepys

Autobiography: historical, political & military; Diaries, letters & journals; Humanities

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The Diary of Samuel Pepys is one of the most entertaining documents in English history. Written between 1660 and 1669, as... [more]

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Big Blue Sky: A Memoir

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Big Blue Sky: A Memoir

Peter Garrett

Memoirs; Humanities

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Peter Garrett's life has been fully and passionately lived. A man of boundless energy, compassion, intelligence and creativity,... [more]

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The Diary of Samuel Pepys

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The Diary of Samuel Pepys

Samuel Pepys

Autobiography: historical, political & military; Diaries, letters & journals; Humanities

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The Diary of Samuel Pepys is one of the most entertaining documents in English history. Written between 1660 and 1669, as... [more]

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Memoirs of My Life

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Memoirs of My Life

Edward Gibbon

Memoirs; Humanities

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Edward Gibbon (1737{1794) was an English historian and Member of Parliament known for his monumental series The Decline and... [more]

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Charles Bean

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Charles Bean

Ross Coulthart

Biography: general; Reportage & collected journalism; Humanities

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On the eve of the centenary of Gallipoli Ross Coulthart tells the real story of the iconic Australian war correspondent. CEW... [more]

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Heroes of the Skies

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Heroes of the Skies

Michael Veitch

Humanities; Second World War; Air forces & warfare

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'It is somewhere close to midnight on the clock when the men who fought the Second World War will still be with us. I have... [more]

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The Queen, Her Lover and the Most Notorious Spy in History

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The Queen, Her Lover and the Most Notorious Spy in History

Roland Perry

Humanities; British & Irish history; History: specific events & topics

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The intensely revealing and entertaining account of a great royal secret and hidden love story - an unbuttoned history of... [more]

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Gallipoli

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Gallipoli

Peter FitzSimons

Humanities; First World War; Battles & campaigns

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On 25 April 1915, Allied forces landed on the Gallipoli Peninsula. Marking its centenary, the Gallipoli campaign resonates... [more]

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First World War: 1914: Voices from the BBC Archive

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First World War: 1914: Voices from the BBC Archive

Various Authors

Humanities; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Oral history; First World War

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At midnight on 4 August, Britain had declared war on Germany. In this audio compilation, troops of the British Expeditionary... [more]

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