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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Picture of Picnic in Provence: A Memoir with Recipes.

Picnic in Provence: A Memoir with Recipes.

Bard, Elizabeth.

When a New Yorker fell in love with a handsome Frenchman and moved to a love nest up a spi...

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Picture of Life and Loss in the Shadow of the Holocaust: A Jewish Family's Untold Story.

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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Picture of His Finest Hour.

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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Picture of Darling Monster: The Letters of Lady Diana Cooper to Her Son John Julius Norwich, 1939-1952.

Darling Monster: The Letters of Lady Diana Cooper to Her Son John Julius Norwich, 1939-1952.

Cooper, Diana.

Lady Diana emerges as highly intelligent, funny, fiercely loyal, a woman who disliked extr...

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Picture of Maeve Binchy: The Biography.

Maeve Binchy: The Biography.

Dudgeon, Piers.

A warm celebration of the life of the down-to-earth, charming woman who touched hearts aro...

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Picture of The Man Who Touched His Own Heart: True Tales of Science, Surgery, and Mystery.

The Man Who Touched His Own Heart: True Tales of Science, Surgery, and Mystery.

Dunn, Rob.

Most humans get two billion heartbeats in their lifetime, yet most animals only get one bi...

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Picture of Gandhi Before India.

Gandhi Before India.

Guha, Ramachandra.

This is the first volume in a projected two volume biography. It begins with Gandhi’s birt...

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Picture of Joan of Arc: A Life Transfigured.

Joan of Arc: A Life Transfigured.

Harrison, Kathryn.

Why are we so endlessly fascinated by Joan of Arc? This new biography debunks myths and de...

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Picture of Hitler's Valkyrie: The Uncensored Biography of Unity Mitford.

Hitler's Valkyrie: The Uncensored Biography of Unity Mitford.

Litchfield, David R. L.

A revisionist biography which says she was highly intelligent, free-spirited, athletic 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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Picture of Dirty Chick: Adventures of an Unlikely Farmer.

Dirty Chick: Adventures of an Unlikely Farmer.

Murphy, Antonia.

Antonia and her husband decide to leave their lives in the US and sail a boat to the antip...

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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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Picture of John Aubrey: My Own Life.

John Aubrey: My Own Life.

Scurr, Ruth.

The author has turned the tables and written a biography of Aubrey, the man who redefined ...

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Picture of Michelangelo: The Artist, the Man, and His Times.

Michelangelo: The Artist, the Man, and His Times.

Wallace, William E.

The author is one of the most renowned scholars of Michelangelo and gives us an authoritat...

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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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Picture of Hounded: The Low-Down on Life from Three Dachshunds.

Hounded: The Low-Down on Life from Three Dachshunds.

Ziselman, Matt.

The author has taken the everyday behaviours and comical quirks of his three dogs and dist...

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