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Sinclair, Mick - The Thames, ebook

The Thames

Sinclair, Mick


It may not be the longest, deepest or widest river in the world but few bodies of water reveal as much about a nation’s past and present, or as suggestive of its future, as England’s River Thames. Tales of legendary lock-keepers and long-vanished…

Marlio, Louis - Lionel, ebook


Marlio, Louis


The exceptional circumstances of Lionel Mosséri’s short but remarkable life and military career are described by his stepfather, Louis Marlio, in the Preface to letters which Lionel wrote home to his family. Highly-intelligent, articulate and revealing…

Rosenthal, T.G. - On Art and Artists, ebook

On Art and Artists

Rosenthal, T.G.


These critical essays on art and artists by T.G. Rosenthal, chosen by the author from his considerable output over more than fifty years of writing and reviewing, focus mainly on what has come to be known as ‘Modern British’ art - art from the 20th…

Gray, Tel / Mike Currie / - Ronnie Biggs - The Inside Story, ebook

Ronnie Biggs - The Inside Story

Gray, Tel / Mike Currie /


Ronnie Biggs: The Inside Story, written by two of Ronnie Biggs’s closest friends and most ardent supporters, delivers exactly what it says on the label, giving a very personal, unique and yet disturbing insight into the mind and subsequent treatment…

Oakeshott, Michael - The Concept of a Philosophical Jurisprudence, ebook

The Concept of a Philosophical Jurisprudence

Oakeshott, Michael


This volume brings together for the first time over a hundred of Oakeshott’s essays and reviews, written between 1926 and 1951, that until now have remained scattered through a variety of scholarly journals, periodicals and newspapers. A new editorial…