November 2017

Picture of Making the Cut: How Cosmetic Surgery is Transforming Our Lives.

Making the Cut: How Cosmetic Surgery is Transforming Our Lives.

Elliott, Anthony.

The demand for cosmetic surgery is soaring. Why is it so? Elliott draws on research in Eur...

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Picture of The Practical Guide to Drawing Anatomy.

The Practical Guide to Drawing Anatomy.

Barber, Barrington.

Provides an overview of human anatomy using drawings and diagrams in an easy to follow for...

$7.95

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Picture of The Art of Worcester Porcelain: 1751-1788: Masterpieces from the British Museum Collection.

The Art of Worcester Porcelain: 1751-1788: Masterpieces from the British Museum Collection.

Dawson, Aileen.

Showcases over 100 of the most important and attractive pieces of eighteenth-century Worce...

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Picture of Lingerie: A Modern Guide.

Lingerie: A Modern Guide.

Scott, Lesley.

Filled with fabulous pictures and cheeky commentary this is a fun, risqué history of linge...

$36.95 $9.95

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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 The Story of Alice: Lewis Carroll and The Secret History of Wonderland.

The Story of Alice: Lewis Carroll and The Secret History of Wonderland.

Douglas-Fairhurst, Robert.

Offers a thoughtful and scholarly investigation into the Alice phenomenon and how Carroll’...

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Picture of The House with Sixteen Handmade Doors: A Tale of Architectural Choice and Craftsmanship.

The House with Sixteen Handmade Doors: A Tale of Architectural Choice and Craftsmanship.

Petroski, Henry.

A delightful account of buying an old house on a river near the coast of Maine, and how th...

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Picture of Dealing with China: An Insider Unmasks the New Economic Superpower.

Dealing with China: An Insider Unmasks the New Economic Superpower.

Paulson Jr, Henry M.

The author has been head of Goldman Sachs and head of the US Treasury, and has negotiated ...

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Picture of China Condensed: 5,000 Years of History and Culture.

China Condensed: 5,000 Years of History and Culture.

Chey, Ong Siew.

Written for those who would like to have a nodding acquaintance with Chinese history, phil...

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Picture of The Master of Confessions: The Making of a Khmer Rouge Torturer.

The Master of Confessions: The Making of a Khmer Rouge Torturer.

Cruvellier, Thierry.

Duch was a Khmer Rouge operative and the director of the regime’s most brutal prison. This...

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Picture of Japanese Martial Arts.

Japanese Martial Arts.

Horton, Sensei Neil.

A thorough and authoritative guide to all the major forms of martial arts that have emerge...

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Picture of Indonesia Etc: Exploring the Improbable Nation.

Indonesia Etc: Exploring the Improbable Nation.

Pisani, Elizabeth.

Although Indonesia is one of the richest and most enchanting countries on earth, it is rid...

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Picture of Brief Lives: Geoffrey Chaucer.

Brief Lives: Geoffrey Chaucer.

Ashton, Gail.

The biographical details of Chaucer’s life in 14th century England are scarce. Ashton exam...

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Picture of Spying for the People: Mao's Secret Agents, 1949-1967.

Spying for the People: Mao's Secret Agents, 1949-1967.

Schoenhals, Michael.

Public security was a top priority for the founders of the People's Republic and agents we...

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Picture of Green Politics in China: Environmental Governance and State-Society Relations.

Green Politics in China: Environmental Governance and State-Society Relations.

Zhang, Joy Y. and Barr, Michael.

Examines how environmental problems are transforming Chinese society and provides crucial ...

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Picture of Last Post.

Last Post.

Arthur, Max.

The author found and interviewed the last 21 British veterans of the First World War. Thei...

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Wildflower.

Barrymore, Drew.

She tells her life in stories …stories of adventures, challenges, and incredible experienc...

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Picture of Beaton in the Sixties: The Cecil Beaton Diaries as They Were Written.

Beaton in the Sixties: The Cecil Beaton Diaries as They Were Written.

Beaton, Cecil.

Here he 'takes a last fling at life'. We read his absorbing doings and reflections on visi...

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Picture of Brief Lives: John Milton.

Brief Lives: John Milton.

Bradford, Richard.

Milton lived in tumultuous times and his life was very complicated. He was involved in eve...

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Picture of Romance Is My Day Job: A Memoir of Finding Love at Last.

Romance Is My Day Job: A Memoir of Finding Love at Last.

Bloom, Patience.

She had her dream job, editing romance novels for the publisher Harlequin. But her life wa...

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Picture of Brief Lives: Leo Tolstoy.

Brief Lives: Leo Tolstoy.

Briggs, Anthony.

Briggs is an acclaimed Russian scholar and translator of War and Peace

. He gives fre...

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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 The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority.

The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority.

Buchanan, Patrick J.

After he was defeated in the 1960 presidential election by John F. Kennedy, and then defea...

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Picture of On the Road with Janis Joplin.

On the Road with Janis Joplin.

Cooke, John Byrne.

He reveals the story of his years with the young Texan woman who became the first female r...

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