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A London Year

by Travis Elborough

This is an anthology of short diary entries and letters, one or two for each day of the year, which, taken together, will provide an impressionistic portrait of life in London over the last five centuries. ...

ISBN: 9780711234499

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A Man of Change: A study of the political life of Boris Yeltsin

by The President ?. Yeltsin Centre Foundation

<p>A Man of Change is a gift from the Foundation of the First President of the Russian Federation B.N. Yeltsin otherwise known as The Yeltsin Fund, produced in cooperation with Glagoslav Publications and distributed with the aim to preserve the ...

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A Residence in France

With an Excursion up the Rhine, and a Second Visit to Switzerland

by James Fenimore Cooper

In spite of the fact that he is the author of many quintessentially American novels, including The Last of the Mohicans, James Fenimore Cooper spent a significant portion of his life in France, where he moved his family in the hopes of boosting ...

ISBN: 9781776595211

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After the Crisis:The Griffith Review Edition 25

by Julianne Schultz (Editor)

The global financial crisis is different to other recessions. It challenges many economic fundamentals. Its resolution will fundamentally change the world and the way business is done. After the Crisis projects this new future, analyses the ...

ISBN: 9781921520761

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AJ Cronin

The Man who Created Dr Finlay

by Alan Davies

A.J. Cronin, author of some of the best-loved novels of the mid-twentieth century and the creator of Dr Finlay, has been unjustly overlooked by literary biographers. In this, the first full-length life of this eminent but often neglected writer,

ISBN: 9781846882647

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Amy Wingate's Journal

by Phyllida Nash

When Amy consults her doctor about her increasing mood swings, she is advised to keep a diary as an outlet for her bursts of irritation. And her life obligingly becomes eventful enough to provide interesting reading. But it is the tantalising ...

ISBN: 9781489360304

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Amy Wingate's Journal

by Phyllida Nash

When Amy consults her doctor about her increasing mood swings, she is advised to keep a diary as an outlet for her bursts of irritation. And her life obligingly becomes eventful enough to provide interesting reading. But it is the tantalising ...

ISBN: 9781489360311

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Artist's War: The Art and Letters of Morris & Alice Meredith Williams

by PHYLLIDA SHAW

ISBN: 9780750982382

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Aunt Epp's Guide for Life

From Chastity to Copper Kettles, Musings of a Victorian Lady

by Elspeth Marr

Aunt Epp penned her life lessons, which form a fascinating glimpse of Victorian life, over sixty years. Sassy and opinionated, Aunt Epp was not afraid to voice her views and give her advice on topics ranging from gingerbread to genitals, sheep's

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Beautiful, Terrible Thing: A Memoir of Marriage and Betrayal A

by Jen Waite

These are the questions facing Jen Waite when she begins to realize that her loving husband-the father of her infant daughter, her best friend, the love of her life-fits the textbook definition of psychopath. In a raw, first-person account, ...

ISBN: 9780735216464

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Belfast Days: A 1972 Teenage Diary

by Eimear O'Callaghan

<p>Belfast 1972. It’s the bloodiest year of the Northern Irish ‘Troubles’ and sixteen-year-old Eimear O’Callaghan, a Catholic schoolgirl in West Belfast, bears witness to it all in her diary. What follows is a window into the daily life of an ...

ISBN: 9781908928900

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Bill Lancaster: The Final Verdict

The Life and Death of an Aviation Pioneer

by Ralph Barker

<SPAN STYLE= "" >Captain William Lancaster was the subject of public attention and controversy during his life as a record-breaking flyer, because of his love affair with Jessie ‘Chubbie’ Miller (dubbed “the Australian Aviatrix”) and as the ...

ISBN: 9781473855847

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Bitterness and Salvation

by Fred Daniels

<p>Nathan is a young, impressionable boy who is saved from the Nazis by Catholic gentiles in his homeland, Holland. But in order to survive he must learn to be a good Catholic and undergo baptism. From there it is only a small leap to begin his ...

ISBN: 9789652298423

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Breaking the Code

Westminster Diaries 1992-2007

by Gyles Brandreth

Brandreth - MP for Chester and government whip - enjoyed a ringside seat at the great political events of the 1990s, from the fall of Margaret Thatcher to the election of Tony Blair. With candid descriptions of the key figures of the era, from ...

ISBN: 9781849549158

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Bucket of Awesome

The Your-Life's-More-Amazing-Than-You-Realize Guidebook

by Kathryn Thompson

Bucket of Awesome is a processing and writing guidebook to help put your life into joyful and hopeful focus. Working through its pages, you will learn and remember all the things that have made your life so remarkable. Those who come after will ...

ISBN: 9781944822606

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Byron's Letters and Journals

A New Selection

by Richard Lansdown

Alongside Jane Austen, the Brontë sisters, and Oscar Wilde, Lord Byron possesses a star-quality unlike other classic British authors. His life as poet, philanderer, homosexual, and freedom fighter is legendary, and this new selection from his ...

ISBN: 9780191044779

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Byron's Letters and Journals

A New Selection

by Richard Lansdown

ISBN: 9780198722557

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Captain's Diary

by Michael Clarke

<p>After a three year losing streak in the Ashes, complete with a painfully recent 3-0 loss in England, facing the victorious English cricket team so soon was never going to be an easy battle. The public's faith in the young Australian team was ...

ISBN: 9781743518397

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Commitment and Sacrifice

Personal Diaries of the Great War

by Frans Coetzee & Marilyn Shevin-Coetzee

For years, those who attempted to understand the devastation of World War I looked to the collections of diplomatic documents, the stirring speeches, and the partisan memoirs of the leading participants. However, those accounts offered little by

ISBN: 9780199336098

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Complete Works of Henry James: Novels, Short Stories, Plays, Essays, Autobiography and Letters: The Portrait of a Lady, The Wings of the Dove, The American, The Bostonians, The Ambassadors, What Maisie Knew, Washington Square, Daisy Miller…

by Henry James

<p>This carefully crafted ebook: “Complete Works of Henry James: Novels, Short Stories, Plays, Essays, Autobiography and Letters” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents.</p> <p>Henry James (1843–1916) was ...

ISBN: 9788026836063

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