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Janesville
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* Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year * 800-CEO-READ Business Book of the Year * A New York Times Notable Book * A Washington Post ...
Shoe dog
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'A refreshingly honest reminder of what the path to business success really looks like ... It's an amazing tale' Bill Gates'The best book I read last ...

Creative confidence
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A powerful and inspiring book from the founders of IDEO, the award-winning design firm, on unleashing the creativity that lies within each and every o...
House of Nutter
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*A Sunday Times and Daily Mail Book of the Year 2018*The dazzling story of Tommy Nutter, the Savile Row tailor who reshaped the silhouette of men's fa...

Steve Jobs
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Inventor. Visionary. Genius. Dropout. Adopted. Steve Jobs was the founder of Apple and he was all of these things. Steve Jobs has been described a...
Alibaba
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In just a decade and half Jack Ma, a man who rose from humble beginnings and started his career as an English teacher, founded and built Alibaba into ...

MG, made in Abingdon
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MG was a home-grown concept that became an international success, bringing the small market town of Abingdon onto the global map. This book recounts the inside story of the famous factory, recognising that the most important aspect of MGs success was its team - the tea-boys and girls, the shop floor workers, the engineers and racers, the apprentice
The House of Rothschild
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This second volume of Niall Ferguson's acclaimed, landmark history of the legendary Rothschild banking dynasty concludes his myth-breaking portrait ...

The Warburgs
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A story of brilliant achievement, dazzling personalities and human frailty set against the dark background of European racism and paranoia. The Warbur...
I tried to run a railway
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'BR rebel chairman resigns' The Guardian. 'Rebel rail chief in row' Daily Mail. 'I don't take it back says sacked rail chief' Daily Express. This is t...

Lawrie Bond, microcar man
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Once a common sight on Britain's roads, few people today seem to have heard of the Bond Minicar not a diminutive, gadget laden conveyance for the fic...
Jony Ive
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Steve Jobs discovered Ive in 1997, when he found the scruffy British designer toiling away in a studio surrounded by hundreds of sketches and prototyp...

In my shoes
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In My Shoes by Tamara Mellon, tells the Jimmy Choo founder's jaw-dropping account of her life in the fashion business.'Wonderfully bling' Sunday Times...
Maybe Esther
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The poignant, searching, haunting story of one family's entanglement with twentieth-century historyAN INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER'Intensely involving . a...

Powerful
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Named by The Washington Post as one of the 11 Leadership Books to Read in 2018When it comes to recruiting, motivating, and creating great teams, Patty...
Tom Gilmartin
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No. 1 Bestseller A successful property developer in England, the Sligo-born Tom Gilmartin had ambitious plans for major retail developments in Dublin ...

The business book
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Exploring and explaining more than 80 of the world's most important theories and big ideas about trade, commerce, and management, this book offers a f...
The Kinfolk entrepreneur
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In The Kinfolk Entrepreneur, author Nathan Williams introduces readers to 40 creative business owners around the globe, offering an inspiring, in-dept...

The first tycoon
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NATIONAL BESTSELLERWINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARDIn this groundbreaking biography, T.J. Stiles tells the dramatic story of Cornelius Commodore Va...
The richest man who ever lived
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In the days when Columbus sailed the ocean and Da Vinci painted the Mona Lisa, a German banker named Jacob Fugger became the richest man in history. ...

Masters of Doom
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Masters of Doom is the true inside story of the Lennon and McCartney of the video game industry: John Carmack and John Romero. Together they created a...
The good psychopath's guide to success
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What is a good psychopath? And how can thinking like one help you to be the best that you can be?Professor Kevin Dutton has spent a lifetime studying...

Trump revealed
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**NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER** 'Excellent book. skilful and meticulous' David Aaronovitch, The Times Hailed as 'authoritative' and 'essential', Trump ...
Anyone can do it
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At 30, Duncan Bannatyne had no money and was enjoying life on the beaches of Jersey. He saw a story of someone who had made himself a millionaire, and...

Lunch with the FT
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From the very first mouthful, 'Lunch with the FT' was destined to become a permanent fixture in the Financial Times.One thousand lunches later, the FT...
The four
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THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFor all that's been written about the Four over the last two decades, no one has captured their power and staggering succ...

Mistress and commander
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Weary of her Yorkshire county life of grouse moors and hunt balls, Amelia Dalton threw herself instead into running a deep sea trawler amongst the closed community of fishermen in NE Scotland in the '90s. Unprepared by her background in cookery and antiques, she had to negotiate red tape, oversee shipyards and deal with engineers and industrial tri
Never give up
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Ever since the Alibaba Group went public on September 19, 2014?with an initial public offering of a record-breaking $25 billion?Jack Ma, the founder a...

The archangels' share
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In 1992, angel investment was practically unheard of in Scotland. 25 years later, Archangels has invested more than £200m into some 80 early-stage co...
Shoe dog
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'A refreshingly honest reminder of what the path to business success really looks like ... It's an amazing tale' Bill Gates'The best book I read last ...

Urban outlaw
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***THE TOP 10 BESTSELLER***Magnus Walker is one of life's originals. Serial entrepreneur, fashion designer, TV presenter, motivational speaker and one...
Ritz & Escoffier
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In a tale replete with scandal and opulence, Luke Barr, author of the New York Times bestselling Provence, 1970, transports readers to turn-of-the-cen...

Gods and kings
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In Gods and Kings Dana Thomas, author of Deluxe, tells the story of how John Galliano and Alexander McQueen changed the face of fashionIn the first de...
The multi-hyphen method
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For fans of Gretchen Rubin's Four Tendencies, Tim Ferris's 4-Hour Work Week and the author and entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk'It was a pleasure to read....

Michael O'Leary
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Financial Times Business Book of the MonthSeptember 2017. Ryanair cancels over 700,000 bookings and its powerful PR juggernaut comes shuddering to a h...
Robert Kuok, a memoir
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Robert Kuok is one of the most highly respected businessmen in Asia. But this legendary Overseas Chinese entrepreneur, commodities trader who made his...

The snowball
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Recounting the life and times of one of the most respected men in the world, The Snowballis the most fascinating financial success story of our time. ...
Free as in freedom
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Free as in Freedom interweaves biographical snapshots of GNU project founder Richard Stallman with the political, social and economic history of the f...

A good time to be a girl
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From the founder of the worldwide 30% Club campaign comes a career book for women in a transforming world who don't just want to lean in, but instead,...
Alibaba
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An engrossing, insider's account of how a teacher built one of the world's most valuable companies-rivaling Walmart & Amazon-and forever reshaped ...

Lean in
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Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In is a massive cultural phenomenon and its title has become an instant catchphrase for empowering women. The book soared to th...
Rocket man
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Elon Musk, the South African?born entrepreneur who made his first fortune with Internet companies such as PayPal, has risen to global prominence as th...

SuperHubs
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A BLOOMBERG BEST BOOK OF THE YEARWINNER - SILVER MEDAL, AXIOM BUSINESS BOOK AWARDS 2018FOREWORD BY NOURIEL ROUBINISuperHubs is a rare, behind-the-scen...
The deals that changed the world
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'The book to read' GQ'A revelatory book' John Lewis-StempelWhile the laws that guide our lives are written by the politicians we elect, much of the wo...

Pacific rift
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This light-hearted look at business relations between Japan and the West follows the fortunes of two cultural transplants - Bob Collins, a forthright ...
One up on Wall Street
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Peter Lynch believes that average investors have advantages over Wall Street experts. Since the best opportunities can be found at the local mall or i...

Quirky
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From historical figures such as Marie Curie to contemporaries such as Steve Jobs, a handful of innovators have changed the world. What made them so sp...
Beating the Street
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Develop a Winning Investment Strategy-with Expert Advice from The Nation's #1 Money Manager. Peter Lynch's invest in what you know strategy has ma...

Like She Owns the Place
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Can you imagine what your life would be like if you abandoned the idea of perfection and decided to embrace your whole self - and even better - love ...
Trump/Russia
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Trump & Russia reveals in damning detail after damning detail, the crystal-clear story of Donald Trump's collusion with Russia. Veteran Associated...