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Eddie Richardson was for many years a dominant figure in Britain's criminal underworld. He was at the top of his game… more info
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At the height of Hollywood's Golden Age, Tony Curtis starred in Houdini and Spartacus, made comedy history with Jack… more info
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In 1905, a third-class clerk in a Swiss patent office wrote four papers that would change physics completely. The first… more info
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'On stage I may seem Athena in her breastplate but visitors arriving backstage find this wuzzly little person. There's… more info
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Sun Shuyun grew up in China and has always been fascinated by Tibet and Buddhism. Now, accompanied by a television crew… more info
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Bestselling author Jean Sasson tells the dramatic true story of a young woman caught up in Saddam Hussein?s genocide of… more info
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In the Spring of 1970, Ralph Steadman went to America in search of work and found more than he bargained for. In… more info
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In 'Just One More Thing', Peter Falk takes us on an acting journey that begins not in Hollywood but in Hartford, where… more info
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This book includes a foreword by Ranulph Fiennes. Accompanying the extraordinary television series, this book recreates… more info
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When Peter DeLeo set out one Sunday morning on a sightseeing and photography trip over the central Sierra Nevada… more info
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This work is a powerful memoir about how a young woman descended into prostitution and drug abuse, yet found the… more info
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Judy McNeil is only fourteen when her father dies in a railway accident. Penniless and with nowhere to live, her mother… more info
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"Every weekend, thousands of otherwise rational men and women are cursing, kicking at divots and smashing expensively… more info
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'House Of Hilton' documents the remarkable story of one of America's most dysfunctional families. Beginning with Conrad… more info
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Written together with friend and journalist Boyd Hilton, INSIDE LITTLE BRITAIN follows a year in the lives of Matt… more info
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Introduced by Archbishop Desmond Tutu, the Ubuntu collection is a unique series of exquisitely produced small-format… more info
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Easter Sunday, 2002. On sleepy Norfolk Island, the faithful are returning from morning service at St Barnabas Chapel,… more info
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In prose as taut as a whip crack, Susan Winemaker invites us into an unusual and darkly erotic world -- the world of… more info
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'Do you think you have the balls it would take to risk your life for a million dollars?'Allen Long certainly did. Balls… more info
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'When I'm manic all I remember is the moment. When I'm depressed all I remember is the pain.' Terri Cheney Terri… more info
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175 colour photographs. The Ashes reached new levels of excitement in 2005, with England's priceless win under Michael… more info
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John Eales holding the Webb Ellis Cup aloft after Australia's triumph at the 1999 Rugby World Cup. John Aloisi tearing… more info
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Lucy Lum was the third of seven children, born in Singapore in 1933 into a Chinese immigrant family ruled with an iron… more info
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From Herod to Papa Doc Duvalier, from Nero to Saddam Hussein, here are 50 chilling portraits of the despots whose… more info
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The Open Road illuminates the hidden life, the transforming ideas, and the daily challenges of a global icon. Pico… more info
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For most of his long reign (1953-1999) Hussein of Jordan was one of the dominant figures in Middle Eastern politics,… more info
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Strong, feisty, brave and brilliant, Kathleen Turner is a woman to be reckoned with. One of the most revered actresses… more info
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Robbie was born in Jersey fifty six years ago. When he was five his mother placed him and his three siblings in care.… more info
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