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Biography: general

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Biography: general

Paperback. To those interested in a life in science, Sir Peter Medawar, Nobel laureate, deflates the myths of invincibility, superiority, and genius; instead, he demonstrates it is common sense and an inquiring mind that are essential to the scientist's calling. Num Pages: 128 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: BG; PD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 136 x 9. Weight in Grams: 160.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1981
Publisher
The Perseus Books Group United States
Edition
Revised ed.
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780465000920
ISBN
9780465000920
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.09

Hardcover. Num Pages: 336 pages, 3 ft, 1 map, 13 bw images throughout. BIC Classification: 1DSE; 3H; BGH; BGR; HBJD; HBLC1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 28. Weight in Grams: 557.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
The Perseus Books Group United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780465066995
ISBN
9780465066995
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 27.99
€ 20.49

Paperback. From the outbreak of war in September 1939 all the way to the smouldering ruins of Berlin in 1945, via Palestine, Tobruk, El Alamein, D-Day, Nijmegen and the crossing of the Rhine, this book offers an account of the Second World War. Editor(s): Holland, James. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJH; BGH; HBG; HBLW; HBW; HBWQ; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 127. Weight in Grams: 367.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2020
Publisher
Corgi
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
416
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552165655
ISBN
9780552165655
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 14.46

Paperback. Liza Campbell was the last child to be born at Cawdor Castle, as featured in "Macbeth". Her father Hugh, the 25th Thane of Cawdor, inherited good looks, wealth, an ancient title, three stately homes and 100,000 acres of land. But increasingly overwhelmed by his enormous responsibilities, Hugh turned to drink, drugs, and extramarital affairs. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: BGA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 212 x 129 x 23. Weight in Grams: 244.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Black Swan
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552772983
ISBN
9780552772983
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 16.18

Paperback. This is Kobie Kruger's intimate account of raising a family in the isolated wilderness of South Africa's vast Kruger National Park. Illustrator(s): Kruger, Karin. Num Pages: 400 pages, illustrations (chiefly colour) maps, colour portraits. BIC Classification: 1HFMS; BG; RNKH; WNC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 31. Weight in Grams: 298.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Transworld Publishers Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
New ed
Number of pages
400
Condition
New
SKU
V9780553813340
ISBN
9780553813340
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 16.18

Paperback. Illuminating the life of Simon Cowell and delving into backstage scandal, tabloid rumour and the cut-throat worlds of music and television, this book presents a detailed insider's account of entertainment mogul Simon Cowell's rise to meteoric fame and all of the controversial highs and lows along the way. Num Pages: 480 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: APT; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 175 x 200 x 31. Weight in Grams: 384.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571278374
ISBN
9780571278374
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.66

Paperback. This title provides a biography of the longest-serving Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool, who held the post from 1812 to 1827. He steered Britain through the end of the Napoleonic Wars, through periods of unrest through Catholic emancipation. Num Pages: 284 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JF; 3JH; BGH; HBJD1; HBLL; JPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571296378
ISBN
9780571296378
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.28

Paperback. Editor(s): Ulrich, Laurel. Num Pages: 444 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; BGH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 133 x 25. Weight in Grams: 386.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Publisher
Vintage Books
Condition
New
SKU
V9780679733768
ISBN
9780679733768
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 14.62

Paperback. An international bestseller, Prisoner of Tehran is the astonishing, true account of one woman's remarkable courage in the face of terror. Num Pages: 288 pages, 1 x 8pp black & white. BIC Classification: BGA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 177 x 116 x 19. Weight in Grams: 156.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton General Division United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719522390
ISBN
9780719522390
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.98

Paperback. Threesomes, sorbet sex, drunk dialling, multiple orgasms, girly gossip-swaps, buying silk underwear - welcome to dating the modern girl's way. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: BGA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 20. Weight in Grams: 200.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
John Murray
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719563515
ISBN
9780719563515
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.94

Paperback. From the prize-winning author of Peacemakers, comes the remarkable story of Nixon, Mao and the week that changed the world Editor(s): Mcintyre, Grant. Num Pages: 400 pages, 2x8 b/w. BIC Classification: BG; HBJF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 193 x 120 x 29. Weight in Grams: 304.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
John Murray General Publishing Division United Kingdom
Number of pages
400
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719565236
ISBN
9780719565236
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 14.03

Paperback. Journey into the history of English and discover how words have entered our language to make it what it is today. Num Pages: 288 pages, line drawings throughout. BIC Classification: 2AB; BGL; CBD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 18. Weight in Grams: 186.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
John Murray
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719566325
ISBN
9780719566325
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.13

Paperback. The remarkable true story of some of Europe's greatest artists, the house that sheltered them during the Second World War, and the Emergency Rescue Committee who helped them escape from the Nazis Num Pages: 496 pages, integrated. BIC Classification: BGH; BTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 200 x 28. Weight in Grams: 360.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton General Division United Kingdom
Number of pages
496
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719566943
ISBN
9780719566943
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 12.95

Paperback. 'I'm going to tell the truth', I said suddenly, 'about what we did and why, and what it did to us.' Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: BGA; VFJK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 132 x 20. Weight in Grams: 218.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton General Division United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719569173
ISBN
9780719569173
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.69

Paperback. Quentin Kenihan is living proof that superheroes don't need capes, just the right attitude. FOREWORD BY RAY MARTIN Num Pages: 336 pages, 2x8pp 4x4c. BIC Classification: BGFA; VFJD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 156 x 233 x 30. Weight in Grams: 462.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Hachette Australia
Condition
New
SKU
V9780733635359
ISBN
9780733635359
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 18.22

Paperback. A highly unusual adventure and love story interwoven with Maggie McCune's own extraordinary life Num Pages: 320 pages, 16pp b/w photographs. BIC Classification: BGHA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 22. Weight in Grams: 220.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
HEADLINE
Edition
New Ed
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780747261421
ISBN
9780747261421
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.45

Paperback. In 2005, Rob and Jo Gambi became the first married couple to achieve the ultimate adventurer's ambition when they climbed the 'Seven Summits' (the highest mountains on all seven continents) and skied to both the North and South Poles together in record time. This work tells the story of love and survival against the odds. Num Pages: 320 pages, 16pp colour plates. BIC Classification: BGSA; WSZG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 23. Weight in Grams: 264.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Little, Brown Book Group United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780749951375
ISBN
9780749951375
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.45

Hardcover. Num Pages: 288 pages, 2 x 8pp colour. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJP; 3JM; APT; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 154 x 28. Weight in Grams: 548.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Little, Brown Book Group United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780751554823
ISBN
9780751554823
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 14.46

Paperback. The incredible story of one man's journey from international rugby player to world record breaking extreme adventurer. Num Pages: 336 pages, 16pp colour. BIC Classification: BGSA; WSE. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 153 x 26. Weight in Grams: 522.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Sphere
Condition
New
SKU
V9780751556063
ISBN
9780751556063
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 14.46

Hardcover. The official Austin Mahone book! Num Pages: 208 pages, full-colour, with fully integrated photos. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 194 x 19. Weight in Grams: 842.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Sphere
Condition
New
SKU
V9780751556209
ISBN
9780751556209
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 14.46