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The lure of the honey bird: the storytellers of Ethiopia

By Laird, Elizabeth, author
Book. English.
Published Edinburgh: Polygon, 2013
In 1967, at the age of 23, Elizabeth Laird set off for Addis Ababa to take up her first teaching post. She was introduced to Haile Selassie, made a pilgrimage...

Waugh in Abyssinia

By Waugh, Evelyn, 1903-1966
Book. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2000
In 1935 Italy declared war on Abyssinia and Waugh was sent to Addis Ababa to cover the conflict. He tells of double-dealing officials, Arab spies, pyjama...

Brexit: directions for Britain outside the EU

By Buckle, Ralph, author
eBook. English.
Published London: Institute of Economic Affairs, 2015


By Blackburn, Simon, 1944- author
Book. English.
Published London: Profile Books, 2017
Truth has always been a thorny topic. How does it work? Who decides what it is? And why is it seen as so important? In this lucid introduction to the...

Bob Crow: socialist, leader, fighter: a political biography

By Gall, Gregor, author
Book. English.
Published Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2017
This is the first biography of Bob Crow, the best-known union leader of his generation. It is a sympathetic but critical account, written from a radical...

Theories of everything

By Close, F. E., author
Book. English.
Published London: Profile Books, 2017
Theories of everything, Frank Close argues, can be described as those which draw on all relevant branches of knowledge to explain everything known about...

Graphic: 500 designs that matter

Book. English.
Published London: Phaidon Press Limited, 2017
The process of visual communication and problem-solving through the use of typography, space, image, and colour informs the way we connect across languages...

A pictorial guide to the Lakeland Fells: being an illustrated account of a study and exploration of the mountains in the English Lake District. Book 6, The north western fells

By Wainwright, Alfred
Book. English.
Published London: Frances Lincoln, 2008
2nd ed. / revised by Chris Jesty
Originally compiled in the 1950s and early 1960s the Wainwright walking guides are perhaps the most distinctive and unusual such guides ever devised....

The undercover economist

By Harford, Tim, 1973-
Book. English.
Published London: Abacus, 2007
The economics of everyday life in everyday terms, brought to life by a young and very talented economist

Choosing autism interventions: a research-based guide

By Fleming, Bernard, author
Book. English.
Published Hove: Pavilion Publishing and Media Ltd, 2015
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