Biography

Flying Off Everest: A Journey from the Summit to the Sea by Dave Costello

By Dave Costello Perched impossibly on a ridge overlooking a 10,000-foot drop into Tibet, Sano Babu Sunuwar and Lakpa Tsheri [...]

Public Servant, Secret Agent: The Enigmatic Life and Violent by Paul Routledge

By Paul Routledge The 1st biography of Airey Neave, Colditz escapee, MI6 officer, mastermind of Margaret Thatcherâ??s [...]

Charles Dickens and the Street Children of London by Andrea Warren

By Andrea Warren Provoked by way of the horrors he observed each day, Charles Dickens wrote novels that have been initially [...]

Mercenary Mum: My Journey from Young Mother to Baghdad by Neryl Joyce

By Neryl Joyce Mercenary Mum is the real tale of a tender unmarried mom who went from operating at her neighborhood [...]

Bill Reid: The Making of an Indian by Maria Tippett

By Maria Tippett Half biography, half paintings heritage -- a completely enticing examine one man’s existence and his [...]

Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion and Redemption of by S. C. Gywnne

By S. C. Gywnne From the writer of the prizewinning big apple instances bestseller Empire of the summer time Moon comes an [...]

Alexander the Great by Robin Lane Fox

By Robin Lane Fox Difficult, resolute, fearless, Alexander was once a born warrior and ruler of passionate ambition who [...]

Beethoven by Anne Pimlott Baker

By Anne Pimlott Baker Thought of through many the world's maximum composer, Ludwig van Beethoven accomplished his [...]

Lady Gregory's Toothbrush by Colm Tóibín

By Colm Tóibín A amazing determine in Celtic background, she was once married to an MP and land-owner, but retained an [...]

The House of Wittgenstein: A Family At War by Alexander Waugh

By Alexander Waugh The Wittgenstein relations used to be one of many richest, such a lot proficient and such a lot eccentric [...]