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Lost city of the Incas
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First published in the 1950s, this is a classic account of the discovery in 1911 of the lost city of Machu Picchu.In 1911 Hiram Bingham, a pre-histori...
The American dream
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Retaining all the well-loved features from the previous editions, The American Dream has been approved by AQA and matched to the 2015 specification. ...

The big truck that went by
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In the aftermath of the devastating 7.0 earthquake that hit Haiti in 2010, there was an outpouring of support and aid from countries around the world....
Hamilton, the revolution
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Winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for DramaSoon to be a major motion pictureGoodreads best non-fiction book of 2016From Tony Award-winning composer-ly...

Mouth full of blood
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She was our conscience. Our seer. Our truth-teller. She was a magician with language, who understood the power of words. - Oprah WinfreyA vital non-...
The confidence trap
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Why democracies believe they can survive any crisis-and why that belief is so dangerousWhy do democracies keep lurching from success to failure? The c...

Darien
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The Company of Scotland and its attempts to establish the colony of Caledonia on the inhospitable isthmus of Panama in the late seventeenth century is...
In the garden of beasts
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'A compelling tale... a narrative that makes such a brave effort to see history as it evolves and not as it becomes.' SPECTATORSuffused with the tense...

Civilisations
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Companion to the major new BBC documentary series CIVILISATIONS, presented by Mary Beard, David Olusoga and Simon Schama The idea of 'civilisation' h...
Hollywood
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Here, Keegan Allen reveals the Hollywood we see - and the one we don't - with a photography narrative featuring more than 250 emotionally charged colour and black and white photos.

The Cold War
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'Odd Arne Westad's daring ambition, supra-nationalist intellect, polyglot sources, masterly scholarship and trenchant analysis make The Cold War a boo...
The great economists
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A Times Best Business Book of 2018What can the ideas of history's greatest economists tell us about the most important issues of our time?'The best pl...

Liberty and Coercion
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How the conflict between federal and state power has shaped American historyAmerican governance is burdened by a paradox. On the one hand, Americans d...
A history of violence
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This is a book about one of the deadliest places in the world El Salvador and Honduras have had the highest homicide rates in the world over the past ...

James Baldwin and the 1980s
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By the 1980s, critics and the public alike considered James Baldwin irrelevant. Yet Baldwin remained an important, prolific writer until his death in ...
From sea to shining sea
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Born out of violence and the aspirations of its early settlers, the United States of America has become one of the world's most powerful nations. The ...

God save Texas
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A New York Times Notable Book of 2018'This is a funny, pointed love letter to Texas, at once elegiac and clear-eyed' Ben Macintyre, The Times From the...
Black masculinity and the cinema of policing
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This book offers a critical survey of film and media representations of black masculinity in the early twenty-first-century United States, between Pre...

Empire of the summer moon
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In the tradition of Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, a stunningly vivid historical account of the forty-year battle between Comanche Indians and white s...
Dreaming in French
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A year in Paris . . . since World War II, countless American students have been lured by that vision-and been transformed by their sojourn in the City...

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