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Picture of Globish: How the English Language Became the World's Language.

Globish: How the English Language Became the World's Language.

McCrum, Robert.

The Empire may be gone, but this book explains why the language still rules. From the icy ...

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Picture of Under Every Leaf.

Under Every Leaf.

Beaver, William.

Tells the story of the shadowy Intelligence Division of the British War Office. It focuses...

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Cocoa at Midnight.

Clifford, Kathleen and Quinn, Tom.

She began work as a kitchen maid in the London home of Lady Diana Spencer's family in 1925...

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Picture of Kylie Fashion.

Kylie Fashion.

Minogue, Kylie and Baker, William.

Showcases Kylie Minogue at all her key fashion moments and features text written by some o...

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Picture of Asia's Cauldron: The South China Sea and the End of a Stable Pacific.

Asia's Cauldron: The South China Sea and the End of a Stable Pacific.

Kaplan, Robert D.

The author has been named as one of the World's Top 100 Global Thinkers. Here he provides ...

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Picture of The Real Jane Austen: A Life in Small Things.

The Real Jane Austen: A Life in Small Things.

Byrne, Paula.

Each chapter begins with an object that 'conjures up a key moment or theme' in Austen's li...

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Picture of A Brief Guide to the Great Equations: The Hunt for Cosmic Beauty in Numbers.

A Brief Guide to the Great Equations: The Hunt for Cosmic Beauty in Numbers.

Crease, Robert P.

He tells the stories of the discovery of ten great equations, and the personal struggles o...

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Picture of The Genius of Dogs: How Dogs Are Smarter Than You Think.

The Genius of Dogs: How Dogs Are Smarter Than You Think.

Hare, Brian and Woods, Vanessa.

Dogs have a kind of genius for getting along with people that is unique in the animal king...

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Picture of A Short History of China: From Ancient Dynasties to Economic Powerhouse.

A Short History of China: From Ancient Dynasties to Economic Powerhouse.

Kerr, Gordon.

An absorbing, concise introduction to over 4,000 years of tyrants, despots, femmes fatales...

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Picture of Seven Mozart Librettos: A Verse Translation.

Seven Mozart Librettos: A Verse Translation.

McClatchy, J. D.

The seven great operas of Mozart were composed between 1781 and 1791, and 'are among the m...

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Picture of e: The Story of a Number.

e: The Story of a Number.

Maor, Eli.

Designed for readers with only a modest background in maths (thank goodness) it tells the ...

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Migraine.

Sacks, Oliver.

Migraine is as old as human history. Sacks explains it medically, covering its occurrence ...

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Picture of Seeing Voices: A Journey into the World of the Deaf.

Seeing Voices: A Journey into the World of the Deaf.

Sacks, Oliver.

It charts the often outrageous ways the deaf have been treated and their continuing strugg...

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Picture of The Gnostics: The First Christian Heretics.

The Gnostics: The First Christian Heretics.

Martin, Sean.

Gnosticism was a prominent heretical movement of the second-century Christian Church. Thou...

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Picture of Requiem for Steam: The Railroad Photographs of David Plowden.

Requiem for Steam: The Railroad Photographs of David Plowden.

Plowden, David.

By the 1960s steam engines everywhere had been eclipsed by diesel. Luckily for us, Plowden...

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Picture of An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales.

An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales.

Sacks, Oliver.

He uses case studies to illustrate the ways in which neurological conditions can affect ou...

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Picture of A Brief Guide to the Greek Myths.

A Brief Guide to the Greek Myths.

Kershaw, Stephen P.

These stories may be thousands of years old but they are still told today. This re-telling...

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Picture of 40 Years of Chez Panisse: The Power of Gathering.

40 Years of Chez Panisse: The Power of Gathering.

Waters, Alice and Trillin, Calvin.

Waters opened her restaurant in 1971 and today Chez Panisse is a national treasure. She in...

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Picture of The Fishing Fleet: Husband-Hunting in the Raj.

The Fishing Fleet: Husband-Hunting in the Raj.

Courcy, Anne de.

Many of England's best and brightest young men went to India in the 19th century to make t...

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Picture of The Gestapo: Power and Terror in the Third Reich.

The Gestapo: Power and Terror in the Third Reich.

Dams, Carsten and Stolle, Michael.

The Gestapo was a feared instrument of political terror in Nazi Germany. This uses the lat...

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Picture of The Essentials of Garden Design.

The Essentials of Garden Design.

Brookes, John.

Brookes has designed more than 1,200 gardens worldwide, and has taught generations of youn...

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Picture of A Short History of Disease.

A Short History of Disease.

Martin, Sean.

Examines the origins of diseases then examines the historical and geographical evolution o...

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Picture of The Borgias.

The Borgias.

Hibbert, Christopher.

An erudite and witty account of the family whose corruption, nepotism and greed were notor...

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Picture of Alchemy and Alchemists.

Alchemy and Alchemists.

Martin, Sean.

Alchemy was the ancient forerunner of chemistry, much concerned with the transmutation of ...

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