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Lost Memory of Skin

Suspended in a strangely modern-day version of limbo, a young man must create a life for himself in the wake ...

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A Walk-On Part: Diaries 1994-1999

The third and final volume of Chris Mullin's acclaimed diaries begins on the night John Smith died in May 1994, ...

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Life after Life

What if you had the chance to live your life again and again, until you finally got it right? During ...

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Bang! A History of Britain in the 1980s

Britain in the 1980s was a polarized nation. With the two main political parties as far apart as at any ...

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The Second World War

The Second World War began in August 1939 on the edge of Manchuria and ended there exactly six years later ...

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The British Dream: Successes and Failures of Post-war Immigration

David Goodhart tells the story of post-war immigration and charts a course for its future. Drawing on hundreds of interviews ...

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