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  • McMafia: Seriously Organised Crime [9781784706746]  cover image

    McMafia: Seriously Organised Crime [9781784706746]

    The inspiration for the major BBC TV series Have you ever illegally downloaded a DVD? Taken drugs? Fallen for a phishing scam? Organised crime is part…

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  • The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power cover photo

    The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power [9781781256855]

    THE TOP 10 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER The challenges to humanity posed by the digital future, the first detailed examination of the unprecedented form o…

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  • The Race to Save the Romanovs: The Truth Behind the Secret Plans to Rescue Russia's Imperial Family cover photo

    The Race to Save the Romanovs: The Truth Behind the Secret Plans to Rescue Russia's Imperial Family [9781786331045]

    A major new work of investigative history that will completely change the way we see the Romanov story. Finally, here is the truth about the secret …

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  • Chernobyl Prayer: A Chronicle of the Future cover photo

    Chernobyl Prayer: A Chronicle of the Future [9780241270530]

    The devastating history of the Chernobyl disaster by Svetlana Alexievich, the winner of the Nobel prize in literature 2015 A new translation by Anna …

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  • Don't Touch My Hair [9780241308349]

    'Groundbreaking' Guardian Straightened. Stigmatised. 'Tamed'. Celebrated. Erased. Managed. Appropriated. Forever misunderstood. Black hair is never '…

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  • Great Maps cover photo

    Great Maps [9781409345718]

    Great Maps takes a close look at the history of maps, from ancient maps such as medieval mappae mundi to Google Earth. Why do we put north at the top …

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  • Meetings with Remarkable Manuscripts cover photo

    Meetings with Remarkable Manuscripts [9780141977492]

    WINNER OF THE WOLFSON HISTORY PRIZE AND THE DUFF COOPER PRIZE FOR NON-FICTION'Endlessly fascinating and enjoyable' Neil MacGregor'A marvellous book' D…

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  • The Human Planet: How We Created the Anthropocene cover photo

    The Human Planet: How We Created the Anthropocene [9780241280881]

    Meteorites, methane, mega-volcanoes and now human beings; the old forces of nature that transformed Earth many millions of years ago are joined by ano…

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  • The Making of the English Working Class cover photo

    The Making of the English Working Class [9780141976952]

    E. P. Thompson's revolutionary 1963 account of working-class life re-created the experiences, ideals, rituals and aspirations of those who had been fo…

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  • The World is Your Burger: A Cultural History cover photo

    The World is Your Burger: A Cultural History [9780714873985]

    An encyclopaedic, eye-catching tribute to one of the world's most popular foods - the humble hamburger Celebrate the classic hamburger with this unpre…

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  • Left Bank: Art, Passion and the Rebirth of Paris 1940-1950 cover photo

    Left Bank: Art, Passion and the Rebirth of Paris 1940-1950 [9781408857472]

    A captivating portrait of those who lived, loved, fought, played and flourished in Paris between 1940 and 1950 and whose intellectual and artistic out…

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  • London Made Us: A Memoir of a Shape-Shifting City cover photo

    London Made Us: A Memoir of a Shape-Shifting City [9781786892119]

    'London is a giant kaleidoscope, which is forever turning. Take your eye off it for more than a moment and you're lost.' Robert Elms has seen London…

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  • The Boundless Sea: A Human History of the Oceans cover photo

    The Boundless Sea: A Human History of the Oceans [9781846145087]

    David Abulafia begins with the earliest of seafaring societies - the Polynesians of the Pacific, the possessors of intuitive navigational skills, long…

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  • Who Do You Think You Are?: The Genealogy Handbook cover photo

    Who Do You Think You Are?: The Genealogy Handbook [9781785943423]

    Do you know where you came from? Who Do You Think You Are? has been a BBC hit since its first series in 2004, which ignited an extraordinary boom …

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  • London: The Biography cover photo

    London: The Biography [9780099422587]

    Much of Peter Ackroyd's work has been concerned with the life and past of London but here, as a culmination, is his definitive account of the city. Fo…

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  • Red Famine: Stalin's War on Ukraine cover photo

    Red Famine: Stalin's War on Ukraine [9780141978284]

    The momentous new book from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Gulag and Iron Curtain.  ***Shortlisted for the 2018 Cundill History Prize*** I…

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  • The Cold War: A New Oral History of Life Between East and West cover photo

    The Cold War: A New Oral History of Life Between East and West [9781785942594]

    Based on the acclaimed BBC Radio 4 series The Cold War is one of the furthest-reaching and longest-lasting conflicts in modern history. It spanned the…

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  • The Road to Wigan Pier cover photo

    The Road to Wigan Pier [9780141395456]

    With a searing account of George Orwell's observations of working-class life in the bleak industrial heartlands of Yorkshire and Lancashire in the 193…

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  • The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War cover photo

    The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War [9780241972137]

    *Shortlisted for the 2018 Ballie Gifford Prize* 'THE BEST TRUE SPY STORY I HAVE EVER READ' JOHN LE CARRE A thrilling Cold War story about a KGB dou…

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  • At Home: A Short History of Private Life cover photo

    At Home: A Short History of Private Life [9781784161873]

    In At Home, Bill Bryson applies the same irrepressible curiosity, irresistible wit, stylish prose and masterful storytelling that made A Short History…

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