Category:

 Psychology

In his previous books, Oliver Sacks had addressed questions of the brain and mind through the lens of case histories of individuals with neurological disorders. Recently, however, he had been reflecting on his experiences with such patients in the context of a lifetime... read more

The River of Consciousness
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Category:

 Historical

“Majestic...Isaacson takes on another complex, giant figure and transforms him into someone we can recognize...Enthralling, masterful, and passionate.”—Kirkus Reviews (starred review) “A monumental tribute to a titanic figure.”—Publishers Wee... read more

Leonardo da Vinci (HB)
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Category:

 Australian

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The Harbour
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he Vanity Fair Diaries is the story of an Englishwoman barely out of her twenties who arrives in New York City with a dream. Summoned from London in hopes that she can save Conde Nast's troubled new flagship Vanity Fair, Tina Brown is immediately plunged into th... read more

The Vanity Fair Diaries: 1983-1992
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Historians love to write about rulers--kings, emperors, presidents--or about vast social forces--migration, industrialisation--but what if they are all missing the point? Thinking about our own lives, isn't it clear that what makes the world go round... read more

The Square and the Tower: History's Hidden Networks
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Category:

 Political

`I have discovered the secret that after climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb. I have taken a moment here to rest, to steal a view of the glorious vista that surrounds me, to look back on the distance I have come. But I ... read more

Dare Not Linger: The Presidential Years
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Paris is the perfect travel guide for anyone wishing to visit Paris both as a destination and as an armchair traveller. Filled to the brim with the famous and not-so famous places du jour, Paris has you covered - whether you're looking ... read more

Paris: A Handbook to One of the Most Amazing Destinations
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Category:

 Historical

Charles Darwin: the man who discovered evolution? The man who killed off God? Or a flawed man of his age, part genius, part ruthless careerist who would not acknowledge his debts to other thinkers?In this bold new life - the first single volume biography in twenty-five years - A. N. ... read more

Charles Darwin
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A new biography of Bunny Mellon, the style icon and American aristocrat who designed the White House Rose Garden for her friend JFK and served as a living witness to 20th Century American history, operating in the high-level arenas of politics, diploma... read more

Bunny Mellon: The Life of an American Style Legend
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For over twenty years, people turned to A. A. Gill's columns every Sunday - for his fearlessness, his perception, and the laughter-and-tear-provoking one-liners - but mostly because he was the best. 'By miles the most brilliant journalist of our age', as Lynn Barber p... read more

The Best of A.A. Gill
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Category:

 Australian

Last King of the Cross lays bare Australia's most notorious underworld figure. In the mongrel tongue of the streets, John writes of fleeing war-torn Tripoli with his family and growing up in Sydney's rough and tumble west - before establishing himself as a tough guy and teen ... read more

Last King of the Cross
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Liliane Bettencourt is the world's richest woman, and the tenth wealthiest in the entire world. But at 93, she's embroiled in incredible controversy - controversy so great it almost took down the French government. I... read more

The Bettencourt Affair: The World's Richest Woman and the Scandal That Rocked Paris
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