Biography

Picture of Arbella Stuart: The Uncrowned Queen.

Arbella Stuart: The Uncrowned Queen.

Armitage, Jill E.

Tells the story of the woman who was cousin to both Elizabeth I and James VI and explains ...

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Picture of The Diary of Mary Berg: Growing Up in the Warsaw Ghetto.

The Diary of Mary Berg: Growing Up in the Warsaw Ghetto.

Berg, Mary.

In 1939, when Mary Berg (Miriam Wattenberg) was barely 15, she and her family were moved f...

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Picture of Theresa May: The Downing Street Revolution.

Theresa May: The Downing Street Revolution.

Blackburn, Virginia.

Written from a pro- May and conservative perspective, it offers May's personal history and...

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Picture of A Long Way Home.

A Long Way Home.

Brierley, Saroo and Buttrose, Larry.

At the age of 5, Saroo became lost in Kolkhata, India. He was taken to an orphanage and ad...

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Picture of Lewis Carroll: A Biography.

Lewis Carroll: A Biography.

Cohen, Morton N.

Based on letters and diaries, this reissue of the definitive biography of Charles Lutwidge...

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Picture of Very Interesting People: Elizabeth I.

Very Interesting People: Elizabeth I.

Collinson, Patrick.

A concise biography of Gloriana which shows her to be not so much the great achiever but t...

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Picture of Wellington: Triumphs, Politics and Passions.

Wellington: Triumphs, Politics and Passions.

Cox, Paul.

This book accompanied an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in London. It is supe...

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Flashbacks from the Flow Zone.

Crago, Tom.

Tracks the author from his early days in Adelaide to Los Angeles, London, and Berlin as he...

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Picture of The Real Peter Pan: The Tragic Life of Michael Llewelyn Davies.

The Real Peter Pan: The Tragic Life of Michael Llewelyn Davies.

Dudgeon, Piers.

Michael was the fourth son of Sylvia and Arthur Llewelyn Davies, and it was he who was the...

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Picture of Evelyn Waugh: A Life Revisited.

Evelyn Waugh: A Life Revisited.

Eade, Philip.

Paints a fresh portrait of Waugh by revisiting key episodes throughout his life and focusi...

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Picture of They Eat Horses, Don't They?: The Truth about the French.

They Eat Horses, Don't They?: The Truth about the French.

Eatwell, Piu Marie.

Forty-five stereotypes about the French are examined, and many are found to be false. Fun ...

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Picture of Until We Are Free: My Fight for Human Rights in Iran.

Until We Are Free: My Fight for Human Rights in Iran.

Ebadi, Shirin.

Dr. Shirin Ebadi became Iran’s first female judge in 1975. Following the Iranian revolutio...

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Where the Bodies Were Buried: Whitey Bulger and the World That Made Him.

English, T J.

For 16 years Bulger was on the FBI’s Most Wanted list. He was romanticized as a South Bost...

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Picture of Pythagoras: His Lives and the Legacy of a Rational Universe.

Pythagoras: His Lives and the Legacy of a Rational Universe.

Ferguson, Kitty.

Einstein said that the most incredible thing about our universe is that it is comprehensib...

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Picture of The Children of Lovers: A Memoir of William Golding by His Daughter.

The Children of Lovers: A Memoir of William Golding by His Daughter.

Golding, Judy.

In this frank and engaging family memoir, Judy Golding recalls growing up with a brilliant...

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Picture of A Backpack, A Bear, And Eight Crates Of Vodka: A Memoir.

A Backpack, A Bear, And Eight Crates Of Vodka: A Memoir.

Golinkin, Lev.

Through the eyes of Lev, a 9 year old Russian Jew we experience a vivid picture of Gorbach...

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Picture of Charlotte Bronte: A Fiery Heart.

Charlotte Bronte: A Fiery Heart.

Harman, Claire.

She lived in an isolated parsonage in a bleak, remote part of England, with a demanding fa...

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Picture of The Private Heinrich Himmler: Letters of a Mass Murderer.

The Private Heinrich Himmler: Letters of a Mass Murderer.

Himmler, Katrin and Wildt, Michael (eds.).

They provide a rare, jarring glimpse into the family life of one of Hitler’s top lieutenan...

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Picture of How to Catch a Russian Spy: The True Story of an American Civilian Turned Double Agent.

How to Catch a Russian Spy: The True Story of an American Civilian Turned Double Agent.

Jamali, Naveed and Henican, Ellis.

Jamali spied for the Russians for three years. Or so they thought. In reality he was honin...

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Picture of On the Inside: My Life Inside Australia's Most Notorious Prisons.

On the Inside: My Life Inside Australia's Most Notorious Prisons.

Killick, John.

John's story about being in some of Australia's most infamous prisons including Long Bay, ...

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Picture of Lawsie: Well…You Wanted to Know.

Lawsie: Well…You Wanted to Know.

Laws, John.

Australia’s most famous former shock Jock gives us a potted history of his career, the peo...

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Picture of Secret Child: 1950s Dublin - a Young Boy Hidden from His Family.

Secret Child: 1950s Dublin - a Young Boy Hidden from His Family.

Lewis, Gordon and Crofts, Andrew.

An inspirational true story of a boy brought up in a hostel for unwed mothers and whose ex...

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Picture of Once Upon a Time in Russia: The Rise of the Oligarchs - A True Story of Ambition, Wealth, Betrayal, and Murder.

Once Upon a Time in Russia: The Rise of the Oligarchs - A True Story of Ambition, Wealth, Betrayal, and Murder.

Mezrich, Ben.

A true-life thriller, it tells the well documented story of Boris Berezovsky, the ‘Godfat...

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Picture of E. M. Forster: A New Life.

E. M. Forster: A New Life.

Moffat, Wendy.

Michael Holroyd said: 'Wendy Moffat's re-examination of E. M. Forster identifies his homos...

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