'All roads used to lead to Rome. Today, they lead to Beijing.' When The Silk Roads was published in 2015, it became an instant classic. A major reassessment of world history, it compelled us to look at the past from a different perspectiv... read more

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: 9781526608062
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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: Peter Frankopan
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The New Silk Roads: the Present & Future of the World
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
An explosive expos that lays out the story behind the Steele Dossier, including Russia's decades-in-the-making political game to upend American democracy and the Trump administration's ti... read more

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: 9781783351497
: Faber & Faber, Limited
: Guardian Faber Publishing
: 234mm X 153mm
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: Luke Harding
: Paperback
: Main
: 973.933092
: 352
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Collusion: How Russia Helped Trump Win the White House
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A RALLYING CRY FOR THE WHOLE WORLD, BY ONE OF THE MOST RESPECTED LEADERS OF OUR TROUBLED TIMES.
 
This eloquent, impassioned manifesto is possibly the most important message The Dalai Lama can give us about the future of our world. It's his rallying ... read more

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: 9781846045899
: Ebury Publishing
: Rider
: 161mm X 110mm
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: The Dalai Lama & Sofia Stril-Rever
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: 294.3444
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A Call for Revolution
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - From two survivors of the Parkland, Florida, shooting comes a declaration for our times, and an in-depth look at the making of the #NeverAgain movement.
 
On February 14, 2018, seventeen-year-old David Hogg and his fourteen-year-old ... read more

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: 9781984801838
: Random House Publishing Group
: Random House Trade Paperbacks
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: David Hogg; Lauren Hogg
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#NeverAgain
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What kind of world are we leaving to our grandchildren? How are the discontents kindled today likely to blaze and explode tomorrow? From escalating climate change to the devastation in Syria, pandemic state surveillance t... read more

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: 9780241317587
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Hamish Hamilton Ltd
: 216mm X 135mm
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: Noam Chomsky
: Paperback
: 1
: 327.090512
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Global Discontents: Conversations on the Rising Threats to Democracy
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'A shocking investigation ... [Dopesick] is essential' The Times.
Beth Macy takes us into the heart of America's struggle with opioid addiction. From distressed small communities in Central Appalachia to wealthy sub... read more

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: 9781788549868
: Head of Zeus
: Head of Zeus
: 2.8 Centimeters X 15.4 Centimeters X 23.4 Centimeters
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: Beth Macy
: Paperback
: 362.2930973
: 384
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Dopesick: Dealers Doctors and the Drug Company That Addicted America
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This lucid book should be compulsory reading for anyone who wonders how the situation on the Korean peninsula has deteriorated to the point it is today. It demonstrates the truth of the axiom that unless you know the history, you cannot see the future. The failed invasion of North K... read more

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: 9781743793930
: Hardie Grant Books
: Hardie Grant Books
: 234mm X 153mm
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: Michael Pembroke
: Paperback
: 2018
: 327.519073
: 368
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Korea
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We like to think that there is a clear distinction between true and false. Unfortunately, the reality is far murkier.Hector Macdonald has spent his entire career exploring the ways that two completely true statements... read more

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: 9780593079331
: Transworld Publishers Ltd
: Bantam Press
: 234mm X 153mm
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: Hector MacDonald
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: 352
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Truth: A User's Guide: How the Many Sides to Every Story Shape Our Reality
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Prompted by the EU referendum in the UK and the presidential election in the USA, A. C. Grayling investigates why the institutions of representative democracy seem unable to hold up against forces they were designed to manage, and why, crucially, it matters. Fi... read more

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: 9781786074065
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Oneworld
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: A. C. Grayling
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: 818
: 321.8
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Democracy and Its Crisis
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Girls being fearless. Girls being silly. Girls being wild, stubborn, and proud. Girls whose faces are smeared with dirt and lit up with joy. So simple and yet so powerful, Strong Is the New Pretty celebrates, through more than 175 memorable photographs, the streng... read more

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: 9780761189138
: Workman Publishing Company, Incorporated
: Workman Publishing
: 239mm X 213mm X 20mm
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: Kate T. Parker
: Paperback
: 779.24092
: General Adult
: 256
: full colour, black and white photographs
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Strong is the New Pretty
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A three-thousand year history of the world that examines the causes of war and the search for peace
In three thousand years of history, China has spent at least eleven centuries at war. The Roman Empire was in co... read more

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: 9780241352045
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
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: Jonathan Holslag
: Hardback
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A Political History of the World: Three Thousand Years of War and Peace
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For most of human history, death was a common, ever-present possibility. It didn't matter whether you were five or fifty - every day was a roll of the dice. But now, as medical advances push the boundaries of survival further each ... read more

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: 9781846685828
: Profile Books Limited
: Profile Books Ltd
: 198mm X 129mm
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: Atul Gawande
: Paperback
: Main
: 616.02/9
: 304
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Being Mortal : Illness Medicine and What Matters in the End
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