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Book. English.
Published London: Debrett's Peerage, 1995

By Farrington, Karen
Book. English.
Published London: BBC, 2011
Based on the Radio 4 series, 'Great Lives' highlights 100 of the world's most fascinating and influential characters. Chosen by the show's guests, each...

By Matthews, Rupert
Hardback. English.
Published Basingstoke: AA, c2008
A fascinating look at some of the most colourful characters in history - from ancient times right up to the present day. Discover why Caligula was mad...

Paperback. English.
Published London: Ebury, 2008
A collection of the finest memoir writing through the centuries - from the world's greatest writers, artist, poets, scientists, showmen, statesmen, saints...

Book. English.
Published Oxford: Helicon, c1994
Rev. ed

By Belfort, Jordan
Book. English.
Published London: Hodder & Stoughton General Division, 2013

By Rhys, Chris, 1942-
Book. English.
Published London: Stanley Paul, 1984

Book. English.
Published London: Papermac, 2001
This collection of biographical essays by some of today's most eminent historians covers a diverse range of characters such as Isaiah Berlin, W.B. Yeats...

By Hastings, Max
Book. English.
Published London: Harper Perennial, 2006
This is an exhilarating and uplifting account of the lives of 15 'warriors' from the last three centuries, hand-picked for their bravery or extraordinary...

By Ramadan, Tariq
Book. English.
Published London: Allen Lane, 2007
Underscoring the historical importance and meaning of Muhammad, 'The Messenger' addresses the significance of the Prophet for some of today's most controversial...
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