Out of the Frying Pan: Scenes from My Life.
William and Kate: A Royal Love Story.
Tells the full story of the romance that took place amid the scandals, power struggles, tr...
A balanced account of Britten's intense, yet wholesome and good, friendships with adolesce...
Fidel Castro endured as leader of Cuba for over fifty years. This study provides a balance...
Adventures of a Suburban Boy.
A wonderfully descriptive memoir by the acclaimed British film director. Who can forget th...
My Father's Keeper.
I Am What I Ate and I'm Frightened: And Other Digressions from the Doctor of Comedy.
The Cambridge Companion to Gandhi.
Brown, Judith M. and Parel, Anthony (eds.).
There has been great growth in interest in Gandhi and his times, at both tertiary and seco...
Lincoln the Inventor.
Explains the background of Lincoln's invention of a device to buoy vessels over shoals and...
Churchill and Company: Allies and Rivals in War and Peace.
Portrays the essence of Churchill's character and aspects of him as an artist, writer and ...
The Real Jane Austen: A Life in Small Things.
Each chapter begins with an object that 'conjures up a key moment or theme' in Austen's li...
Very Interesting People: Elizabeth I.
A concise biography of Gloriana which shows her to be not so much the great achiever but t...
Cheney: A Revealing Portrait of America's Most Powerful Vice President.
Even After All This Time.
Old Timers: Stories about the Good Old Days.
A wonderful collection of honest, personal, inspiring and engaging life moments from a byg...
Charlie Chaplin: A Brief Life.
An engrossing and intelligent biography of the actor who was born in London and who became...
Gough Whitlam: The Definitive Biography.
Tells the story, in two illustrated volumes , of the famous Australian and his rise to pow...
Obama: From Promise to Power.
We'Ve Always Had Paris... and Provence.
In Pursuit of the English: A Documentary.
Her essay penetrates the nature of the ordinary working-class Londoner. Shrewd and unsenti...
Life and Loss in the Shadow of the Holocaust: A Jewish Family's Untold Story.
Boehling, Rebecca L. and Larkey, Uta.
A family's recently discovered correspondence provides the inspiration for this fascinatin...
The Playboy Princes: The Apprentice Years of Edward VII and Edward VIII.
Both these princes had a long wait before they became King. Both endured much parental str...
George Washington: Gentleman Warrior.
We tend to think of George Washington as a patriotic plantation owner and dignified politi...