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Picture of Ethics: An Essay on the Understanding of Evil.

Ethics: An Essay on the Understanding of Evil.

Badiou, Alain.

This significant and original French philosopher ‘…provides an inspiring, rigorously argue...

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Picture of The Figure in Fired Clay.

The Figure in Fired Clay.

Blandino, Betty.

Presents a glorious overview of the human figure as it has appeared on or in ceramic form ...

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Picture of BRICS: An Anti-Capitalist Critique.

BRICS: An Anti-Capitalist Critique.

Bond, Patrick and Garcia, Ana (eds.).

Critically analyses the economies, societies, and geopolitical strategies of Brazil, Russi...

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Picture of Marie-Antoinette and Count Fersen: The Untold Love Story.

Marie-Antoinette and Count Fersen: The Untold Love Story.

Farr, Evelyn.

Evelyn Farr's acclaimed re-appraisal peels back layers of misinformation about this grande...

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Picture of El Greco.

El Greco.

Forty, Sandra.

Provides a concise introduction to the 16th century painter whose trademark elongated figu...

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Picture of Paul Gaugin.

Paul Gaugin.

Forty, Sandra.

Her concise introduction to the life and work of the famous artist is very interesting, an...

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Picture of The Companion to Local History.

The Companion to Local History.

Friar, Stephen.

An A-Z of many of the terms encountered in local history research including architecture, ...

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Picture of The Science of Stress: What It Is, Why We Feel It, How It Affects Us.

The Science of Stress: What It Is, Why We Feel It, How It Affects Us.

Fricchione, Gregory and Ivkovic, Ana and Yeung, Albert.

Explores the latest stress-related research in modern neuroscience and immunology, looking...

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Picture of Railway Ancestors: A Guide to the Staff Records of the Railway Companies of England and Wales 1822-1947.

Railway Ancestors: A Guide to the Staff Records of the Railway Companies of England and Wales 1822-1947.

Hawkings, David T.

If you have forbears who worked in these railway systems you should find this well-researc...

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Picture of Spanish Civil War Blockade Runners.

Spanish Civil War Blockade Runners.

Heaton, Paul.

During the Spanish Civil War, which began in1936, trade between Spain and the UK was halte...

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Picture of Imperfect Chronology: Arab Art from the Modern to the Contemporary: Works from the Barjeel Art Foundation.

Imperfect Chronology: Arab Art from the Modern to the Contemporary: Works from the Barjeel Art Foundation.

Kholeif, Omar and Stobbs, Candy (eds.).

The Bajeel foundation houses an important art collection in the United Arab Emirates. This...

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Picture of Pilgrimage in Early Christian Jordan: A Literary and Archaeological Guide.

Pilgrimage in Early Christian Jordan: A Literary and Archaeological Guide.

MacDonald, Burton.

There was a high level of pilgrimage to the area west of the Jordan River (present –day Is...

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Picture of The Mile End Murder: The Case Conan Doyle Couldn't Solve.

The Mile End Murder: The Case Conan Doyle Couldn't Solve.

McKay, Sinclair.

In 1860, a 70 year old widow was found dead in her own home. With an abundance of suspects...

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Picture of Germany: Beyond the Enchanted Forest: A Literary Anthology.

Germany: Beyond the Enchanted Forest: A Literary Anthology.

Melican, Brian (ed.).

Provides a compact overview of what has been written about Germany by British and North Am...

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Picture of W. H. Auden: Prose: Volume III: 1949-1955.

W. H. Auden: Prose: Volume III: 1949-1955.

Mendelson, Edward (ed.).

Auden writes about French existentialism, Freud, Dostoyevsky, Keats, Byron, Cervantes, ope...

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Picture of The Michelin Green Guide: Japan.

The Michelin Green Guide: Japan.

Ochterbeck, Cynthia Clayton et al (eds.).

An excellent guide to tourist destinations in Japan, divided into three sections: Planning...

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Picture of The Less You Know, the Better You Sleep: Russia's Road to Terror and Dictatorship under Yeltsin and Putin.

The Less You Know, the Better You Sleep: Russia's Road to Terror and Dictatorship under Yeltsin and Putin.

Satter, David.

Satter is known in Russia for having written that the apartment bombings in 1999, which we...

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Picture of Neuroimmunity: A New Science That Will Revolutionize How We Keep Our Brains Healthy and Young.

Neuroimmunity: A New Science That Will Revolutionize How We Keep Our Brains Healthy and Young.

Schwartz, Michal and London, Anat.

In this book Schwartz describes her research journey, her experiments, and the triumphs an...

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Picture of The Royal Portrait: Image and Impact.

The Royal Portrait: Image and Impact.

Scott, Jennifer.

A fresh assessment of the importance of portraiture in the image-making of monarchs from R...

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Picture of Life and Limb: Perspectives on the American Civil War.

Life and Limb: Perspectives on the American Civil War.

Seed, David et al (eds.).

A collection of writing from various contemporary authors it gives penetrating insight int...

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Picture of The Illustrated History of Torture: From the Roman Empire to the War on Terror.

The Illustrated History of Torture: From the Roman Empire to the War on Terror.

Vernon, Jack.

Objects that are pleasurable or useful in their everyday contexts, have all been deployed ...

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Picture of Black Dragon River: A Journey Down the Amur River at the Borderlands of Empires.

Black Dragon River: A Journey Down the Amur River at the Borderlands of Empires.

Ziegler, Dominic.

The world's ninth largest river, the Amur serves as a large part of the border between Rus...

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