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Because I Say What I Think

by Raif Badawi

<p><b>"Raif Badawi's is an important voice for all of us to hear"</b>— Salman Rushdie<br><br>Raif Badawi, a Saudi Arabian blogger, shared his thoughts on politics, religion, and liberalism online. He was sentenced to 1,000 lashes, ten years in ...

ISBN: 9781771642095

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13 Hours: The explosive true story of how six men fought a terror attack and repelled enemy forces

by Mitchell Zuckoff

"<i>13 HOURS</i> is the true account of the events of 11 September 2012, when terrorists attacked a US State Compound and a nearby CIA station in Libya, one of the most dangerous corners of the globe. On that fateful day, a team of six American ...

ISBN: 9781785030529

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15 Years of War

How the Longest War in U.S. History Affected a Military Family in Love, Loss, and the Cost Of Service

by Kristine Schellhaas

<p>Less than 1% of our nation will ever serve in our armed forces, leaving many to wonder what life is really like for military families. He answers the call of duty in Afghanistan, Iraq, and the Pacific; she keeps the home fires burning. Worlds

ISBN: 9781611213492

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1944: FDR and the Year That Changed History

by Jay Winik

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ISBN: 9781501125362

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30-Second Napoleon

The 50 fundamentals of his life, strategies, and legacy, each explained in half a minute

by Quarto UK

The 50 fundamentals of his life, strategies, and legacy, each explained in half a minute ...

ISBN: 9781782405108

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50 Famous People in Ancient History for Kids

by Baby Professor

Why should a child be bothered with the events of the past and the people who made them possible? Well, because the study of history brings to light lessons about cultures, traditions, and the decisions that changed the world. In this book, we ...

ISBN: 9781541905788

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50 Famous People in Modern History for Kids

by Baby Professor

In the following pages, we will get to know about the 50 Famous People in Modern History. We will get to see their pictures, learn about their lives and even understand the reasons why they became famous. It’s important to know, but not ...

ISBN: 9781541905795

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50 Famous People Of The World

by Speedy Publishing

Is your child constantly asking you about things they see on TV? Such as "mom, dad, who is that guy on that TV show?", or, "mom, dad, why are these people always on TV?". A 50 Famous People of the World Picture Book will enable them to ...

ISBN: 9781635010992

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Going to War with Today's Dambusters

by Tim Bouquet

ISBN: 9781409129882

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65 Years of Friendship

by George Bizos

65 Years of Friendship tells the heartrending story of a remarkable friendship between two remarkable men: world-renowned human-rights lawyer George Bizos, and Nelson Mandela. George and Madiba met as students at the University of the ...

ISBN: 9781415208861

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A Child’s War

by Richard Ballard

<p>In the 1940 London blitz, George Ryland, a skilled engineer, and his wife Edna lose the style of life it took them years of struggle to obtain when they are bombed out of the house they own in a pleasant suburb. The nostalgic story of their ...

ISBN: 9781906986476

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A Consequential President

The Legacy of Barack Obama

by Michael D'Antonio

Once a most unlikely candidate, Barack Obama&#8217;s successful campaign for the White House made him a worldwide sensation and a transformative figure even before he was inaugurated. Elected as the Iraq War and Great Recession discouraged ...

ISBN: 9781250081391

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A Crooked Rib

by Judy Corbalis

<b>A compelling novel based on the disastrous and scandalous marriage of New Zealand's Governor Sir George Grey and his lively young wife, Eliza Lucy.</b>Trapped in an increasingly loveless union, Sir George and his wife, Eliza Lucy, each sought

ISBN: 9781775538271

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A Day with Walt Whitman

by Maurice Clare

<p>This rare book contains a fictionalised account of the day-to-day life of Walt Whitman, written by May Byron. A fascinating and insight biographical work of the great American poet, this is a book that will greatly appeal to fans of Walt ...

ISBN: 9781473374867

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A Dictionary of Political Biography

by Christopher Riches & Dennis Kavanagh

<p>Originally compiled by an expert team of contributors, this dictionary covers all the major figures in world politics of the twentieth century. Authoritative and wide-ranging, it describes and assesses the lives of more than 1,100 men and ...

ISBN: 9780192518439

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A Face Like a Chicken’s Backside

An Unconventional Soldier in South East Asia, 1948-71

by J P Cross

The jungle can be seen as the environment closest to mankind’s primaeval origins and the setting in which he, or most of his kind, is least at home. Conflicts in jungle regions pose unique problems and demand special soldiering skills. J.P. ...

ISBN: 9780750966825

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A Foot In Both Camps

by Marcus Ferrar

<p class="p1">The paths of Britain and Germany have constantly diverged. This historical memoir based on years of research and interviews is a touching and moving account of two peoples and their contrasting values. The writer is a journalist ...

ISBN: 9781908879103

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A Galaxy of Her Own

Amazing Stories of Women in Space

by Libby Jackson

<p><strong>From small steps to giant leaps</strong>, <em>A Galaxy of Her Own</em> tells fifty stories of inspirational women who have been fundamental to the story of humans in space, from scientists to astronauts to some surprising roles in ...

ISBN: 9781473553262

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A Good Man and a Brave Man

The Story of a Gloucestershire Soldier, Cecil Thomas Packer, 1885 - 1916

by Alan Gaunt

Cecil Packer was a farm labourer, a factory worker, a shepherd and a devoted family man from Wiltshire who like so many others was sent to France to fight for his country in the First World War, and never returned. Cecil survived both the ...

ISBN: 9781861515322

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A Letter to my Grandchildren

Memoir of a Croatian Immigrant

by Maria Sharp

Maria Sharp was born Maria Zdenka Besan in Croatia in 1941, just after the Nazis had invaded her country, and as a young child she witnessed 'events that imprinted themselves upon her soul forever'. Many years later, having married an American ...

ISBN: 9781861516657

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