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Chernobyl prayer
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Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature'Absolutely essential and heartbreaking reading. There's a reason Ms. Alexievich won a Nobel Prize' - Craig Maz...
Voices from the 'Jungle'
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Often called the 'Jungle', the refugee camp near Calais in Northern France epitomises for many the suffering, uncertainty and violence which character...

May made me
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The mass protests that shook France in May 1968 were exciting, dangerous, creative and influential, changing European politics to this day. Students d...
Londoners
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Here are the voices of London - rich and poor, native and immigrant, women and men - witnessed by Craig Taylor, an acclaimed journalist, playwright an...

The Rising
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The Easter Rising of 1916 not only destroyed much of the centre of Dublin - it changed the course of Irish history. But why did it happen? What was th...
The unwomanly face of war
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THE TIMES, TELEGRAPH, GUARDIAN, OBSERVER and ECONOMIST BOOKS OF THE YEAR 2017'A must read' - Margaret Atwood'Extraordinary. . . it would be hard to fi...

The pattern under the plough
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In the detail of village architecture, the superstitions of tree-planting and rituals of house-building, in the esoteric practices of horse cults or t...
Badly behaved women
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Badly Behaved Women is the illustrated story of the past 100 years of the women's movement, from suffrage, alleged bra burning and the politics of hai...

The great British Woodstock
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It started as a donkey derby, a small local charity event, but when plans for the 1971 Isle of Wight Festival fell through, Clacton Round Table decide...
The last earth
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Spanning decades and encompassing war, mass exodus, epic migrations and the search for individual and collective identity, The Last Earth tells the st...

Dadland
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Discover a daughter's journey into her father's past in this Sunday Times bestseller and winner of the 2016 Costa Biography Award.Keggie Carew grew up...
Bloody Belfast
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Former soldier Ken Wharton witnessed the Troubles in Northern Ireland for himself. Bloody Belfast is a fascinating oral history giving a chilling insi...

Ellis island
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Whilst living in New York, journalist Malgorzata Szejnert would often gaze out from lower Manhattan at Ellis Island, a dark outline on the horizon. Ho...
The last heroes
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The Second World War is famed for being the conflict that changed the face of warfare, and it is the last that changed the face of the world. In addit...

Ordinary heroes
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In 1982, 8,000 miles from home, in a harsh environment and without the newest and most sophisticated equipment, the smaller British Task Force defeate...
The Palestine Nakba
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2012 marks the 63rd anniversary of the Nakba - the most traumatic catastrophe that ever befell Palestinians. This book explores new ways of rememberin...

The windrush betrayal
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*LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE 2019**SHORTISTED FOR THE ORWELL PRIZE FOR POLITICAL WRITING 2020*How do you pack for a one-way journey back ...
Student revolt
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*Selected as one of openDemocracy's Best Political Books of 2017* Whatever happened to the student revolt? In 2010 young people across Britain took t...

Sea of death
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Amid the turmoil of the dying days of the Second World War, a series of ships were sunk in the Baltic, these terrible disasters adding up to be the gr...
VE Day
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Drawing from first-hand interviews, diaries and memoirs of those involved in the VE Day celebrations in 1945, VE DAY: The People's Story paints an ent...

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