Biography

Picture of Gandhi: The True Man Behind Modern India.

Gandhi: The True Man Behind Modern India.

Adams, Jad.

He had incredible drive, was a major political leader and pioneered the use of non-violent...

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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...

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His Finest Hour.

Catherwood, Christopher.

Winston Churchill was an iconic figure in British history. His lasting claim to fame is ba...

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Wilkie Collins.

Ackroyd, Peter.

A short biography which charts the life and career of the author of what is often called t...

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Picture of George Bernard Shaw: An Unauthorised Biography Based on First Hand Information.

George Bernard Shaw: An Unauthorised Biography Based on First Hand Information.

Harris, Frank.

Even though this is an unauthorised biography, Shaw himself revised the proofs, making cor...

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Edith Cavell.

Souhami, Diana.

She was a vicar’s daughter, brought up in a small Norfolk village. She became a nurse, and...

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Picture of Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print and Power.

Pulitzer: A Life in Politics, Print and Power.

Morris, James McGrath.

A very good biography of the Jewish Hungarian immigrant to the USA who became a media baro...

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Still Got it, Never Lost it: My Story.

Spence, Louie.

'I did everything my sisters did, that's how my dancing days started - they went dancing, ...

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Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking: A Memoir of Food and Longing.

von Bremzen, Anya.

A tragicomic memoir that I could not put down. She was born in a Moscow apartment where 18...

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Picture of Lincoln in the World: The Making of a Statesman and the Dawn of American Power.

Lincoln in the World: The Making of a Statesman and the Dawn of American Power.

Peraino, Kevin.

In this compelling study the author writes, ‘One of the unexpected joys of studying Lincol...

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Wellington: A Journey Through My Family.

Wellesley, Jane.

The Dukes of Wellington form a fascinating dynasty, and this family memoir paints an intim...

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Picture of Mad Girl's Love Song: Sylvia Plath and Life Before Ted.

Mad Girl's Love Song: Sylvia Plath and Life Before Ted.

Wilson, Andrew.

This biography draws on interviews with friends and lovers who have never spoken openly ab...

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