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Nigeria: What Everyone Needs to Know

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Nigeria: What Everyone Needs to Know

John Campbell , Matthew T. Page

History; African history; Political science & theory; International relations; Development economics

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In this overview of Africa's most populous country, Ambassador John Campbell and Matthew T. Page assess the socioeconomic,... [more]

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Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture

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Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture

Roxane Gay

Society & Social Sciences; Feminism & feminist theory

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An anthology of first-person essays which tackle rape, assault and harassment head-on, edited and with an introduction by... [more]

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Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain

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Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain

Oliver Sacks

Theory of music & musicology; Literary essays; Psychology; Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology; Popular science; Popular psychology

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From the bestselling author of Awakenings and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat. [more]

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Overcoming Grief 2nd Edition: A Self-Help Guide Using Cognitive Behavioural Techniques

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Overcoming Grief 2nd Edition: A Self-Help Guide Using Cognitive Behavioural...

Sue Morris

Psychology; Coping with death & bereavement; Popular psychology

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Reassuring and helpful strategies to guide you through your grief [more]

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The Beginning of the World in the Middle of the Night

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The Beginning of the World in the Middle of the Night

Jen Campbell

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories; Folklore, myths & legends

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Modern fairy tales of magic, outsiders and lost souls from bestselling author and acclaimed book vlogger Jen Campbell. [more]

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The Tragedy of Property: Private Life, Ownership and the Russian State

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The Tragedy of Property: Private Life, Ownership and the Russian State

Maxim Trudolyubov

History; Politics & government; Property & real estate

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Russian novels, poetry and ballet put the country squarely in the European family of cultures and yet there is something different... [more]

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Every Third Thought: On Life, Death, and the Endgame

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Every Third Thought: On Life, Death, and the Endgame

Robert McCrum

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Memoirs; Sociology: death & dying; Coping with death & bereavement

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Every Third Thought is about how we approach and accept death. [more]

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The Best of Times, The Worst of Times: A History of Now

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The Best of Times, The Worst of Times: A History of Now

Michael Burleigh

History; General & world history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Globalization; Geopolitics

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A gripping tour d'horizon of the state of the world as it is in 2017 from an acclaimed historian. [more]

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Mind Behind The Crime

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Mind Behind The Crime

Cheryl Critchley, Helen McGrath

Biography; True crime; Criminal or forensic psychology

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Psychologist Dr Helen McGrath and Cheryl Critchley analyse the minds and motivations behind crimes that horrified Australia.... [more]

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Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

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Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

John Carreyrou

Reportage & collected journalism; Society & Social Sciences; Corporate crime; Biotechnology industries; Biotechnology

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The shocking true story of the biggest corporate fraud since Enron, a gripping cautionary tale set amid the bold promises... [more]

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Sex and the Constitution: Sex, Religion, and Law from America's Origins to the Twenty-First Century

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Sex and the Constitution: Sex, Religion, and Law from America's Origins...

Geoffrey R. Stone

Constitutional & administrative law

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A volume of lasting significance that illuminates how the clash between sex and religion has defined our nation's history... [more]

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We Are The Clash: Reagan, Thatcher, and the Last Stand of a Band That Mattered

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We Are The Clash: Reagan, Thatcher, and the Last Stand of a Band That Mattered...

Mark Andersen, Ralph Heibutzki

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Political ideologies

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An impassioned history of the final, turbulent years of The Clash under the dark shadow of Reagan and Thatcher. [more]

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Captivate: The Science of Succeeding with People

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Captivate: The Science of Succeeding with People

Vanessa Van Edwards

Psychology; Advice on careers & achieving success; Popular psychology

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Wish you knew exactly what to say in awkward social situations? Do you want a formula for charisma? Do you want to know exactly... [more]

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Mayhem: A Memoir

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Mayhem: A Memoir

Sigrid Rausing

Biography; Memoirs; Illness & addiction: social aspects; Coping with drug & alcohol abuse; Coping with death & bereavement

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A searing memoir about the impact of addiction on a family.<br /><br />For... [more]

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A Dictionary of Law

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A Dictionary of Law

Jonathan Law (Market House Books)

Reference works; Laws of Specific jurisdictions

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This bestselling dictionary contains over 4,800 clear and concise entries on all aspects of English law. Now in its ninth... [more]

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Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music

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Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music...

Ann Powers

Music; Music reviews & criticism; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Popular culture

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In this ... history of popular music in the United States, NPR's ... music critic examines how popular music shapes fundamental... [more]

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First Confession: A Sort of Memoir

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First Confession: A Sort of Memoir

Chris Patten

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Geopolitics

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The acclaimed memoir by the bestselling author and the best politician-writer... [more]

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Born Trump: Inside America's First Family

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Born Trump: Inside America's First Family

Emily Jane Fox

Biography; Biography: general; Biography: historical, political & military; Political leaders & leadership

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As a writer at Vanity Fair covering the Trump family, Emily Jane Fox has spent the last year doing a deep dive into the lives... [more]

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Serving in Silence?: Australian LGBT servicemen and women

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Serving in Silence?: Australian LGBT servicemen and women

Noah Riseman, Shirleene Robinson, Graham Willett

History; Gender studies, gender groups; Gay & Lesbian studies; Military life & institutions

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Most people have heard of the United States' infamous Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy, yet few know about Australia's own history... [more]

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Beyond Combat: Australian military activity away from the battlefields

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Beyond Combat: Australian military activity away from the battlefields

Tristan Moss, Tom Richardson

History; Military life & institutions

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War is only a small part of military life. Uniformed men and women spend the majority of their time away from combat, training,... [more]

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Sayyid Qutb and the Origins of Radical Islamism

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Sayyid Qutb and the Origins of Radical Islamism

John Calvert

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Islamic studies; Religious & theocratic ideologies; Terrorism, armed struggle

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Sayyid Qutb (1906-1966) is considered one of the most influential ideologues of radical Islamism. This biography rescues Qutb... [more]

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The Shortest History of Germany

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The Shortest History of Germany

James Hawes

History; European history; First World War; Second World War; Fascism & Nazism

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The West is in full retreat. The Anglo-Saxon powers, great and small, withdraw into fantasies of lost greatness. Populists... [more]

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The Billion Dollar Spy: A True Story of Cold War Espionage and Betrayal

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The Billion Dollar Spy: A True Story of Cold War Espionage and Betrayal...

David E. Hoffman

Biography: historical, political & military; True war & combat stories; History; The Cold War; Military intelligence

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'One of the best spy stories to come out of the Cold War and all the more riveting for being true.' Washington Post [more]

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The Secret Twenties: British Intelligence, the Russians and the Jazz Age

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The Secret Twenties: British Intelligence, the Russians and the Jazz Age...

Timothy Phillips

History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Espionage & secret services

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A thrilling true story of espionage and counterespionage between the Soviets and the British during London's Roaring Twenties... [more]

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Red Card: FIFA and the Fall of the Most Powerful Men in Sports

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Red Card: FIFA and the Fall of the Most Powerful Men in Sports

Ken Bensinger

True crime; Sport & the law; Sports & outdoor recreation; Football (Soccer, Association football)

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'Drawing on hundreds of interviews and on-the-ground reporting in a half-dozen countries, Mr. Bensinger has written a gripping... [more]

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