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By Derrick, Jonathan
Book. English.
Published London: C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd: [distributor] Marston Book Services Ltd: [distributor] University and Reference Publishers' Services (UNIREPS): [distributor] Publishers Distribution Ltd: [distributor] New Africa Books, 2008
Recounts the opposition to British and French rule practised both by Africans living on the continent and by European anticolonialists and members of...

By Jasanoff, Maya, 1974-
Book. English.
Published London: HarperPress, 2011
Maya Jasanoff examines the realities of the end of the American Revolution, through looking at the lives of the Loyalist refugees - those men and women...

By Davies, Philip (Philip H.)
Book. English.
Published Croxley Green: Transatlantic, 2009
Containing more than 500 unseen photographs from the archives of English Heritage, this collection shows Elizabethan, Georgian and Victorian London before...

By Clark, Victoria, 1961-
Book. English.
Published New Haven, [Conn.]; London: Yale University Press, c2010
Yemen is the poorest state in the Arab world, it is dominated by its tribal makeup and has became the perfect breeding ground for insurgent and terrorist...

By Blackburn, Julia
Book. English.
Published London: Jonathan Cape, 2011
In 1994, while walking the Alta Via, the high path winding from the French border to the Bay of Lerici, a man stopped in a remote village, and found he...

By Hoffman, David E. (David Emanuel)
Book. English.
Published London: Icon, 2011
This is a full account of how the Cold War arms race finally came to a close. The narrative history sheds light on the people who struggled to end this...

By Braithwaite, Rodric, 1932-
Book. English.
Published London: Profile, 2012
As former ambassador to Moscow, Rodric Braithwaite brings unique insights to the Soviet war in Afghanistan. The story moves from the high politics of...

By Steel, Mark, 1960-
Book. English.
Published London: Fourth Estate, 2011
Based on his award-winning BBC Radio 4 series, Mark Steel's 'In Town', is a celebration of the quirks of small town life in a country of increasingly...

By Sasson, Jean P
Book. English.
Published London: Bantam, 2011
From the time she was a little girl, Maryam rebelled against the terrible second-class existence that was her destiny as an Afghan woman. Although she...

By Willey, Russ
Book. English.
Published [Edinburgh?]: Brewer's, 2010
'Brewer's Dictionary of London Phrase & Fable' gathers together the people, places, events, culture, anecdotes, slang and catchphrases that make London...
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