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    An utterly unique portrait of one man and his Blenheim plane, a must read.

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    The diaries of Charlie May give an unforgettable account of the war that took his life, and millions others like him.

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    This book tells the story of women in the First World War at the front line, under fire, and in combat.

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    A collection of over half a century's worth of love letters from the novelist Vladimir Nabokov to his beloved wife, Véra, revealing a new side to one of the 20th century's best-loved authors.

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    A charmingly witty book showing the often overlooked mundane side of London.

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    Renata is only five years old when she is left utterly alone after her mother and grandmother fall victim to the tragedy of the Holocaust. This is a truly moving memoir of a child growing up in extraordinary times, who is kept alive by twists of fate and the magical discovery of books.

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    Nearly 100 years have passed since the guns blazed in the ever-deepening mud of Passchendaele. Yet places such as Ypres, the Marne and the Somme can never remain mere names in a chronicle of war - they are heavy with meaning as the setting for the near-destruction of a generation of men.

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    In this final volume of diaries, Tony Benn reflects on the compensations and the disadvantages of old age. With the support of a small circle of friends and his extended family, he continues his activities on behalf of social justice, peace and accountability in public life, to a background of political change and the international economic crisis.

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    Vicky Pryce will use her personal, and her economic experience to analyse the cost of keeping women in prison.

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    Eileen Crofton sheds light on the inspiring dedication and efficiency of the Scottish nurses stationed in France during World War I.

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    Since making his journalistic debut breaking into Piers Morgan's office, Nick reveals how he has rattled Donald Rumsfield, slept through 9/11, had tea with President Karzai, struggled into fireproof underwear, and got a free lunch out of the Tamil Tigers.

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    From Cairo to Damascus and from Tunisia to Bahrain, Layla Al-Zubaidi and Matthew Cassel have brought together some of the most exciting new writing born out of revolution in the Arab world.

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    America was a source of fascination to Europeans arriving there during the course of the nineteenth century. At first glance, the New World was very similar to the societies they left behind in their native countries, but in many aspects of politics, culture and society, the American experience was vastly different from Old World Europe.

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    In 1940, correspondent Henry Buckley published his eyewitness account of the Spanish Civil War. Copies of the book were destroyed during the Blitz and only a handful of copies survived. Now, seventy years later, this exceptional chronicle of the war is republished for this first time.

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    Brings twentieth-century British politics vividly to life and reveals perspectives on the tumultuous events it sought to control, the changes it resisted and the reforms it brought into being.

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    Edwina Currie's second volume of diaries, beginning in 1992 with her refusal to serve in John Major’s government

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    First volume of Harold Macmillan's revealing diaries

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    Abridged into one volume.

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    Second volume of the best selling diaries.

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    The second volume of one of the most entertaining and illuminating political diaries of the twentieth century, covering Harold Macmillan's years as Prime Minister

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    The Burden of Power is the fourth volume of Alastair Campbell's diaries, and perhaps the most eagerly awaited given the ground it covers.

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    The third volume of the best selling diary.

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    'Charm, truth and humour shine through. This is a rare gem of a political diary.' Ann Widdecombe

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    Recently a long-lost journal belonging to Dracula author Bram Stoker was discovered in his great-grandson Noel ’s dusty attic. Assisted by a team of scholars and Stoker historians, Dacre Stoker and Professor Elizabeth Miller connect the dots between the contents of the journal and Bram Stoker’s later work.

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    POWER AND RESPONSIBILITY is the third volume of Alastair Campbell's unique daily account of life at the centre of the Blair government.

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    Power & the People covers the first two years of the New Labour government, beginning with their landslide victory at the polls in 1997.

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    Volume 1 of Campbell's diaries details the extraordinary tensions between Tony Blair and Gordon Brown as they resolved the question as to which one should stand to become Labour leader.

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    Something Sensational to Read on the Train takes the reader on a roller-coaster ride from the era of Dixon of Dock Green to the age of The X Factor, from the end of the farthing to the arrival of the euro, from the Britain of Harold Macmillan and the Notting Hill race riots to the world of Barack Obama and Lewis Hamilton.

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    George Orwell was an inveterate keeper of diaries. The Orwell Diaries presents eleven of them.

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    The best reviewed political diaries in recent years.

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    This selection of the best of those confidential notes offers an unparalleled insight into British political life, and is a testament to one of journalism's towering figures.

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    The first volume of Bernard Donoughue’s Downing Street Diary was described by Charles Moore in the Daily Telegraph as ‘the best account of Harold Wlson’s last days’; ‘...

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    Rachel Corrie was a young American activist killed on 16 March 2003 as she tried to block the demolition of a Palestinian family’s home in the Gaza Strip. She was twenty-three years old. Let ...

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    When Tony Benn left Parliament after 51 years he quoted his wife Caroline's remark that now he would have 'more time for politics'.

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    Originally recorded onto tape and now transcribed into a full narrative, with the addition of David Blunkett's contemporary reflections on the political events of the past nine years

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    Brilliantly insightful diaries from a past era.

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    A blackly funny account of everyday life in Ramallah and refreshingly different from most writing on the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, Sharon and My Mother-in-Law describes Suad Amiry's life on the West Bank from the early 1980s to the first decade of the new millennium.

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    One of the greatest all time diaries

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    The final volume of Jeffrey Archer’s prison diaries covers the period of his transfer from Wayland to his eventual release on parole in July 2003.

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    The No 1. Bestseller continues his forceful account of life inside the British penal system.

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    Tony Benn is the longest serving MP in the history of the Labour Party. He left Parliament in 2001, after more than half a century in the House of Commons, to devote more time to politics. This vol...

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    The No. 1 best-seller and storyteller writes a forceful account of life inside the British penal system. ‘The sun is shining through the bars of my window on what must be a glorious summer d...

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    The Benn Diaries, embracing the years 1940-1990, are already established as a uniquely authoritative, fascinating and readable record of political life. The selected highlights that form this singl...

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