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True stories

Paperback. A warm, wise and witty celebration of the 60th anniversary of BBC Woman's Hour. Contributors include Jenni Murray, Sue MacGregor and Martha Kearney Num Pages: 496 pages, 2 x 8pp black and white. BIC Classification: BG; BT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 201 x 142 x 33. Weight in Grams: 356. Clean copy with shelf wear and yellowing
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
John Murray
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
SKU
KOC0016706
ISBN
9780719563812
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 4.74

Paperback. At 8.46 am on September 11, 2001, 14,000 people were inside the Twin Towers in New York - reading emails, making calls, eating croissants.. over the next 102 minutes each would become part of a drama for the ages. This title tells the saga of the men and women - the 12,000 who escaped and the 2,749 who perished - as they made 102 minutes count. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBBEY; 3JMC; BTP; HBJK; HBLX; JPWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 23. Weight in Grams: 280.
Edition
1st. Edition
Publisher
Arrow
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099492566
ISBN
9780099492566
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.69

Hardcover. 11 Oak Street is the true story of how the Queen's bankers, Coutts & Co, sent two cashier's cheques to a law firm in San Francisco with the wrong address on the envelope (11 Oak Street instead of 1111 Oak Street), setting off a chain of events that led to the abduction of a three-year-old child from Bristol, England, to San Francisc Num Pages: 223 pages. BIC Classification: B; BTC; JKV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 154 x 20. Weight in Grams: 540.
Publisher
Writersworld Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
210
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
4th Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904181200
ISBN
9781904181200
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 12.93

Paperback. A day-by-day account of Aron Ralston's unforgettable survival story - his terrible accident, self-amputation, rescue and recovery. Num Pages: 368 pages, 16pp colour plates. BIC Classification: 1KBBWU; BGA; BTP; WSZC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 23. Weight in Grams: 400. Good clean copy. Showing light shelf wear, remains a nice copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Simon & Schuster UK
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
New Edition
SKU
KSG0022235
ISBN
9781849833905
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.74

Paperback. Gives a true account of the events of 11 September 2012, when terrorists attacked a US State Compound and a nearby CIA station in Libya, one of the most dangerous corners of the globe. Recounting the 13 hours of the now infamous attack, this personal account sets the story straight about what really happened on the ground. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 1HBL; 3JMG; BTM; JPWL2; JPWS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 127 x 198 x 23. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
Ebury Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
9781785030529
ISBN
9781785030529
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 6.00

Paperback. Recounts how a frightened and war-weary household dealt with privations during the blockade imposed on the South by the federal navy. This memoir is a detailed look at the ingenious industry and self-sufficiency employed by anxious citizens as the northern army closed in. It provides a glimpse into the Civil War home front. Num Pages: 204 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBSB; 3JH; BT; HBJK; HBLL; HBWJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 133 x 10. Weight in Grams: 209.
Publisher
University Alabama Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
2nd ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780817352752
ISBN
9780817352752
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.35

Paperback. From the Old West to Prohibition and beyond, gangsters brought vividly to life Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 136 x 198 x 19. Weight in Grams: 232.
Publisher
Robinson Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472110541
ISBN
9781472110541
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.67

Paperback. Offering a collection of personal and defining moments, this book offers insight into the Great War as it was experienced and as it was remembered. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJF; BTM; HBG; HBLW; HBWN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 25. Weight in Grams: 262.
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099597797
ISBN
9780099597797
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.41

Paperback. Brings together thirty-six murderous tales that shocked not only Wales but also made national headlines. This book includes the case of William Augustus Lacey, who killed his young wife with a razor in a fit of jealously at Pontypridd in 1900; baby farmer Rhoda Willis, the first woman to be hanged at Cardiff Prison, in 1907; and, more. Num Pages: 192 pages, 45 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKW; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 174 x 13. Weight in Grams: 548.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949613
ISBN
9780750949613
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.62

Paperback. Robert Kee's vivid account of his years in a German prisoner-of-war camp - and his flight across Europe when he escaped. A classis survival story. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; BTM; BTP; HBJD; HBLW; HBWQ; JWXR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 19. Weight in Grams: 234.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
W&N
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753826744
ISBN
9780753826744
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.41

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages, 20 black & white illustrations, 16 colour plates. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJ; BTC; JFFE. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 246 x 29. Weight in Grams: 294.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750965897
ISBN
9780750965897
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.99
€ 13.59

Hardcover. Num Pages: 258 pages, 40 b&w photos. BIC Classification: BT; JFFJ; JFM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 193 x 228 x 30. Weight in Grams: 1022.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Merrion Press
Condition
New
SKU
9781785370762
ISBN
9781785370762
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 9.90

Paperback. Num Pages: 306 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJP; BTC; JKVM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 131 x 33. Weight in Grams: 264.
Publisher
Berkley
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781101987421
ISBN
9781101987421
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 14.90

Hardcover. An authoritative account of the Lucan case, which has remained etched on the psyche of a fascinated and appalled public for 40 years. Num Pages: 480 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 169 x 37. Weight in Grams: 708.
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781855362
ISBN
9781781855362
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 17.26

Paperback. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1FKP; BM; BTP; HRAM6; WSJR4. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 196 x 23. Weight in Grams: 258.
Publisher
Bluebird
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Main Market Ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781509800810
ISBN
9781509800810
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 10.50

Paperback. A Dog Called Dez is the inspirational story of one man's redemption though his four-legged guide. It follows John Tovey and his guide dog Dez, sharing the moving story of how man's best friend taught a vulnerable and lonely man to love life again. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: BTP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 142 x 19. Weight in Grams: 252.
Publisher
John Blake Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784180072
ISBN
9781784180072
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.55

Paperback. A story of heartfelt devotion and companionship Num Pages: 400 pages, 8 page plate section. BIC Classification: BGHA; BTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 26. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
Quercus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784297169
ISBN
9781784297169
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.13

Paperback. Num Pages: 372 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FBXY; BTP; JFFE3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 130 x 22. Weight in Grams: 420.
Publisher
Clink Street Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
First
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909477186
ISBN
9781909477186
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.50

Paperback. *Third volume of Ann Rule's bestselling Crime Files anthologies - a benchmark in true crime writing. Series: True Crime Files Series. Num Pages: 448 pages, Section: 24. BIC Classification: BTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 177 x 109 x 33. Weight in Grams: 260.
Publisher
Time Warner Paperbacks
Number of pages
448
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780751515732
ISBN
9780751515732
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.99
€ 11.85

Paperback. On 27 August 1979, Paul Burns's life changed for ever. Travelling through Warren Point in Northern Ireland when the IRA detonated two massive bombs, he was involved in a devastating explosion - eighteen soldiers were killed that day; Paul was one of only two who survived. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; BT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 21. Weight in Grams: 274.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
HarperTrue
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
SKU
KLN0018183
ISBN
9780007354375
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 5.28

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