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The Girl From Station X

The Girl From Station X

by Elisa Segrave

The Girl From Station X

'A typical day on the 4 to 12 shift, as I am at present, so that the sheer agony of it may be placed on record for me to look back on, perhaps one day in the far distant future when this period m...
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A Fascist in the Family

A Fascist in the Family

by Francis Beckett

A Fascist In The Family

John Beckett was a rising political star. Elected as Labour's youngest M.P. in 1924, he was constantly in the news and tipped for greatness.

But ten years later he was propaganda chief for Mosl...
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A House Full Of Daughters

A House Full Of Daughters

by Juliet Nicolson

A House Full of Daughters

All families have their myths and Juliet Nicolson's was no different: her flamenco dancing great-great-grandmother Pepita, the flirty manipulation of her great-grandmother Victoria, the infamou...
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A Life Discarded

A Life Discarded

by Alexander Masters

A Life Discarded : 148 diaries found in a skip

Unique, transgressive and as funny as its subject, A Life Discarded has all the suspense of a murder mystery. Written with his characteristic warmth, respect and humour, Ma...
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A Woman on the Edge of Time

A Woman on the Edge of Time

by Jeremy Gavron

A Woman On The Edge of Time: A Son's Search for His Mother

In 1965, Hannah Gavron - a bright, sophisticated young writer and wife to a rising entrepreneur - gassed herself in Primrose Hill, north London. She left behind...
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Brothers At War

Brothers At War

by Sarah Ridley

Brothers At War : A First World War Family History

At the turn of the 20th century four brothers were born to the Baker family, Lionel, Arthur, Maurice and Harold. Over a hundred years later Eliza, one of Arthur Baker's...
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Chimes From A Wooden Bell

Chimes From A Wooden Bell

by Taqui Altounyan

Chimes From A wooden Bell : A Memoir

Based on letters, diaries and family recollections this memoir portrays the very different social worlds of the Armenian diaspora in Syria and the intellegentsia of Edwardian England...
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Conchie

Conchie

by Gethin Russell-Jones

Conchie : What My Father Didn't Do In The War

What did you do in the war, daddy?" It's a classic question - and maybe one that expected the answer to be stories of brave attacks on enemy lines, pressing forward against ...
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Dadland

Dadland

by Keggie Carew

Dadland

Winner of the Costa Biography Award. Keggie Carew grew up under the spell of an unorthodox, enigmatic father. An undercover guerrilla agent during the Second World War, in peacetime he lived on his wits and dazz...
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Forgotten Spy

Forgotten Spy

by Nick Barratt

Forgotten Spy

In this remarkable tale Nick Barratt delves into the shadows of the British and Soviet secret services to reveal the shocking story of his great uncle Ernest Holloway Oldham. After serving in the British a...
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Love From Boy

Love From Boy

by Donald Sturrock

Love From Boy : Roald Dahl's Letters to His Mother

'Dear Mama, I am having a lovely time here. We play football every day here. The beds have no springs ...' So begins the first letter that a nine-year-old Roald Dahl pe...
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Marjorie's War : Four Families in the Great War 1914-1918

Marjorie's War : Four Families in the Great War 1914-1918

by Reginald and Charles Fair

Marjorie's War : Four Families in the Great War 1914-1918

Marjorie’s War tells the story of Marjorie Secretan and her two wartime romances. Using the Fair family archive of diaries, over 800 letters and 400 photograph...
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Nannau

Nannau

by Philip Nanney Williams

Nannau : A Rich Tapestry of Welsh History

A lavishly illustrated volume recording the colourful story of Nannau mansion, Dolgellau. This is a fascinating glimpse of Welsh culture, politics and history during 900 years f...
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The Adventures Of A Soldier's Wife 1915-1974

The Adventures Of A Soldier's Wife 1915-1974

by Joe Plant

The Adventures Of A Soldier's Wife: Ireland, India, England, 1915-1974

1915. The true story of a young Irish Coleen. Sarah, eldest daughter of the Cunningham family. Exasperated by the drudgery of her home life, volunte...
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The Baroness

The Baroness

by Hannah Rothschild

The Baroness : The Search for Nica the Rebellious Rothschild


A Rothschild by birth and a Baroness by marriage, beautiful, spirited Pannonica - known as Nica - seemed to have it all: children, a handsome husband and a t...
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Their Promised Land

Their Promised Land

by Ian Buruma

Their Promised Land : My Grandparents in love and war

Ian Buruma's maternal grandparents, Bernard and Winifred (Bun & Win), wrote to each other regularly throughout their life together. The first letters were written in...
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Thicker Than Water

Thicker Than Water

by Cal Flyn

Thicker Than Water : History, Secrets And Guilt

Cal Flyn was very proud when she discovered that her ancestor, Angus McMillan, had been a pioneer of colonial Australia. However, when she dug deeper, she began to questio...
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Unearthing Family Tree Mysteries

Unearthing Family Tree Mysteries

by Ruth A. Symes

Unearthing Family Tree Mysteries

The intriguing characters in these real family history mysteries include an agricultural labourer who left secrets behind in Somerset when he migrated to Manchester, a working-class woma...
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