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By Stanton, Brandon, photographer
Hardback. English.
Published London: Macmillan, 2015
In the summer of 2010, photographer Brandon Stanton began an ambitious project -to single-handedly create a photographic census of New York City. The...

By Lovell, Mary S., author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Little, Brown, 2016
This is a portrait of high society in the 20th century, told through the stories of the guests of Maxine Elliott and Prince Aly Khan at the Chateau de...

By Cathcart, Brian, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Faber & Faber, 2015
The Duke of Wellington's victory over Napoleon in 1815 at Waterloo ensured British dominance for the rest of the 19th century. It took three days and...

By Wolff, Michael, 1953- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Little, Brown, 2018
With extraordinary access to the Trump White House, Michael Wolff tells the inside story of the most controversial presidency of our time. The first nine...
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By Le Bas, Damian, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Chatto & Windus, 2018
Damian Le Bas grew up on a diet of gypsy history. His great-grandmother, Nan, would tell him stories of her childhood in the ancient Romany language;...

By Marr, Andrew
Hardback. English.
Published London: Macmillan, 2012
Andrew Marr, author of two histories of Great Britain now turns his attention to the world as a whole. This book takes readers from the Mayans to Mongolia...

By Higgins, Charlotte, 1972- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Jonathan Cape, 2013
This is a book about the encounter with Roman Britain: about what the idea of 'Roman Britain' has meant to those who came after Britain's 400-year stint...

By Travers, Tony, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Biteback Publishing, 2015
2015 sees the 50th anniversary of the London boroughs, the 32 subdivisions of Greater London laid out to facilitate public services. This book commemorates...

By Smith, Emma, 1923- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury, 2013
The zest, thirst for life and buoyant spirits of Emma, as she recalls in evocative detail the quality of England in the 30s and 40s give 'As Green as...

By Hughes, Kathryn, 1959- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: 4th Estate, 2017
A groundbreaking account of what it was like to live in a Victorian body from one of our best historians, author of 'The Short Life' and 'Long Times of...