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Diaries, letters & journals

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Dear Madam President: An Open Letter to the Women Who Will Run the World

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Dear Madam President: An Open Letter to the Women Who Will Run the World...

Jennifer Palmieri

Diaries, letters & journals; Society & Social Sciences; Social discrimination; Gender studies: women; Political leaders & leadership

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An empowering letter from former White House Communications Director Jennifer Palmieri to the first woman president, and by... [more]

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Margot Asquith's Great War Diary 1914-1916: The View from Downing Street

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Margot Asquith's Great War Diary 1914-1916: The View from Downing Street...

Michael Brock (Honorary Fellow, Honorary Fellow, Wolfson College and Nuffield College, Oxford), Eleanor Brock

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; British & Irish history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Politics & government

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A Downing Street diary with a difference; offering a unique record and a fascinating insight into the British government during... [more]

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Idle Talk: Gwen Harwood, Letters 1960-1964

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Idle Talk: Gwen Harwood, Letters 1960-1964

Alison Hoddinot

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: poetry & poets

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This volume, edited and with invaluable notes by Alison Hoddinott, comprises Gwen Harwood's fascinating, unexpurgated letters... [more]

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The Letters of Ernest Hemingway: Volume 3, 1926-1929

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The Letters of Ernest Hemingway: Volume 3, 1926-1929

Ernest Hemingway

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

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The letters, many previously unpublished, of Volume 3 (1926-1929) explore Hemingway's move into the American mainstream and... [more]

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The Man with the Golden Typewriter

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The Man with the Golden Typewriter

Ian Fleming, Fergus Fleming

Autobiography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Humanities

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On 16 August 1952, Ian Fleming wrote to his wife, Ann, My love, This is only a tiny letter to try out my new typewriter and... [more]

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War Letters of General Monash

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War Letters of General Monash

Sir John Monash

Diaries, letters & journals; History; First World War

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These extraordinary, intimate letters from General Sir John Monash to his wife and daughter, record his experiences throughout... [more]

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Dispatches

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Dispatches

Michael Herr

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Asian history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Vietnam War

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With an introduction by Kevin Powers. A groundbreaking piece of journalism... [more]

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The End of Apartheid: Diary of a Revolution

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The End of Apartheid: Diary of a Revolution

Robin Renwick

Diaries, letters & journals; History; African history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000

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An insider's blow-by-blow account of the release of Nelson Mandela and the dismantling of apartheid. As British ambassador... [more]

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Military Dispatches

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Military Dispatches

Arthur Wellesley,Duke of Wellington

Diaries, letters & journals; Napoleonic Wars; War & defence operations

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The Duke of Wellington was not only an incomparable battle commander but a remarkably expressive, fluent and powerful writer.... [more]

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The Letters of T. S. Eliot Volume 5: 1930-1931

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The Letters of T. S. Eliot Volume 5: 1930-1931

John Haffenden, T. S. Eliot, Valerie Eliot, Matthew Hollis

Biography; Biography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: poetry & poets

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Features letters between Eliot and his associates, family and friends - his correspondents range from the Archbishop of York... [more]

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The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition

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The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition

Anne Frank

Biography; Autobiography: general; Diaries, letters & journals; Genocide & ethnic cleansing; Second World War

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Aged thirteen when Anne Frank went into the secret annexe, Anne kept a diary in which she confided her innermost thoughts... [more]

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Unsuitable For Publication:Editing Queen Victoria

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Unsuitable For Publication:Editing Queen Victoria

Yvonne Ward

Biography: historical, political & military; Diaries, letters & journals; History

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When Queen Victoria died in 1901, two literary gentlemen took on a monumental task: selecting and editing her vast correspondence.... [more]

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The Letters of T. S. Eliot Volume 4: 1928-1929

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The Letters of T. S. Eliot Volume 4: 1928-1929

Valerie Eliot

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals

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Following the withdrawal of financial support by his patron Lady Rothermere, Faber & Gwyer (subsequently Faber & Faber)... [more]

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The Letters of Samuel Beckett: Volume 2, 1941-1956

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The Letters of Samuel Beckett: Volume 2, 1941-1956

Samuel Beckett

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals

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The Letters of Samuel Beckett makes available for the first time a comprehensive range of letters of one of the greatest literary... [more]

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Saltwater in the Ink: Voices from the Australian Seas

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Saltwater in the Ink: Voices from the Australian Seas

Lucy Sussex

Diaries, letters & journals; History; Australasian & Pacific history; Social & cultural history

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During the 1800s, thousands of people travelled from England and Europe to the new lands of the Antipodes. The voyage was... [more]

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Selected Letters

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Selected Letters

Seneca

Diaries, letters & journals; Classical history & classical civilisation; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Ethics & moral philosophy

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This is the largest selection of Stoic philosopher and tragedian Seneca's letters currently available. In them Seneca advises... [more]

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One-Way Street and Other Writings

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One-Way Street and Other Writings

Walter Benjamin

Diaries, letters & journals; Philosophy

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Walter Benjamin - philosopher, essayist, literary and cultural theorist - was one of the most original writers and thinkers... [more]

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In Tearing Haste: Letters Between Deborah Devonshire and Patrick Leigh Fermor

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In Tearing Haste: Letters Between Deborah Devonshire and Patrick Leigh Fermor...

Patrick Leigh Fermor, Deborah Devonshire

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs

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The bestselling letters between Deborah Devonshire and Patrick Leigh Fermor. [more]

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The Major Works

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The Major Works

Robert Browning

Diaries, letters & journals; Poetry; Poetry by individual poets; Anthologies (non-poetry)

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This comprehensive selection includes over eighty of Browning's shorter poems, amongst them his most famous and best-loved... [more]

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Selected Letters

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Selected Letters

John Keats, Jon Mee

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals

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Keats's letters are 'the most notable and most important ever written by any English poet' (T. S. Eliot). This new edition... [more]

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Selected Letters

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Selected Letters

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Diaries, letters & journals; Literary essays; Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; European history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE

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This selection of Cicero's letters not merely documents in detail Cicero's career but simultaneously provides a month-by-month... [more]

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The Mitfords: Letters between Six Sisters

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The Mitfords: Letters between Six Sisters

Charlotte Mosley

Biography; Biography: general; Diaries, letters & journals

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Carefree, revelatory and intimate, this selection of unpublished letters between the six legendary Mitford sisters, compiled... [more]

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The Grasmere and Alfoxden Journals

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The Grasmere and Alfoxden Journals

Dorothy Wordsworth

Biography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals

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These two journals provide a picture of daily life with Wordsworth, his friendship with Coleridge, and the composition of... [more]

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Yours, Jack: The Inspirational Letters of C. S. Lewis

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Yours, Jack: The Inspirational Letters of C. S. Lewis

C. S. Lewis

Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; Personal Christian testimony & inspirational works

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A collection of 365 readings containing the best and most compelling writing culled from more than 4,000 pages of C.S.Lewis`s... [more]

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A Life in Letters

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A Life in Letters

Anton Chekhov

Biography: general; Diaries, letters & journals; Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Literary studies: poetry & poets; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

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From the teenager in provincial Russia in 1875 to his premature death in Germany in 1904, the author wrote over 4,500 letters... [more]

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