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Park Lane

London, 1914. Two young women dream of breaking free from tradition and obligation; they know that suffragettes are on the ...

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Savage Continent: Europe in the Aftermath of World War II

The Second World War might have officially ended in May 1945, but in reality it rumbled on for another 10 ...

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The Examined Life

We are all storytellers - we make stories to make sense of our lives. But it is not enough to ...

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Walking Home: Travels with a Troubadour on the Pennine Way

In summer 2010 Simon Armitage decided to walk the Pennine Way. The challenging 256-mile route is usually approached from south ...

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What Money Can't Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets

Should we pay children to read books or to get good grades? Is it ethical to pay people to test ...

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You Can't Say That

A frank memoir from one of Britain's most colourful and idiosyncratic politicians.

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