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  • Running the Dream

    Running the Dream
    av Matt Fitzgerald

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643135144

    The bestselling author of 80/20 Running and How Bad Do You Want It? reveals his inspiring and surprising journey to see just how fast he can go. Matt Fitzgerald has been running (and writing about running) for most of his adult life. But, like many…

  • Weird Women

    Weird Women

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643134161

    From two acclaimed experts in the genre, a brand-new volume of supernatural stories showcasing the forgotten female horror writers from 1852-1923. While the nineteen-year-old Mary Shelley may be hailed as the first modern writer of horror, the succe…

  • The Abbot's Tale

    The Abbot's Tale
    av Conn Iggulden

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643132341

    In the year 937, the new king of England, a grandson of Alfred the Great, readies himself to go to war in the north. His dream of a united kingdom of all England will stand or fall on one field--on the passage of a single day.At his side is the prie…

  • The Abbot's Tale

    The Abbot's Tale
    av Conn Iggulden

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681777306

    In the year 937, the new king of England, a grandson of Alfred the Great, readies himself to go to war in the north. His dream of a united kingdom of all England will stand or fall on one field--on the passage of a single day.At his side is the prie…

  • Meghan and Harry: The Real Story

    Meghan and Harry: The Real Story
    av Lady Colin Campbell

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643136745

  • I, John Kennedy Toole

    I, John Kennedy Toole
    av Jodee Blanco

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643131931

    I, John Kennedy Toole is the novelized true story of the funny, tragic, riveting narrative behind the making of an American masterpiece. The book traces Toole's life in New Orleans through his adolescence, his stay at Columbia University in New York…

  • The Last Blue

    The Last Blue
    av Isla Morley

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643134185

    A luminous narrative inspired by the fascinating real case of "the Blue People of Kentucky" that probes questions of identity, love, and family. In 1937, there are recesses in Appalachia no outsiders have ever explored. Two government-sponsored docu…

  • The Light That Failed: Why the West Is Losing the Fight for Democracy

    The Light That Failed: Why the West Is Losing the Fight for Democracy
    av Stephen Holmes, Ivan Krastev

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643133690

    In the early 1990s, hopes for the eastward spread of liberal democracy were high. And yet the transformation of Eastern European countries gave rise to a bitter repudiation of liberalism itself, not only there but also back in the heartland of the…

  • The Court Dancer

    The Court Dancer
    av Kyung-Sook Shin

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643132525

    Based on a remarkable true story, the New York Times bestselling author of Please Look After Mom brilliantly images the life of Yi Jin, an orphan who would fall under the affections of the Empress and become a jewel in the late Joseon Court.When a n…

  • The Court Dancer

    The Court Dancer
    av Kyung-Sook Shin

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681777870

    Based on a remarkable true story, the New York Times bestselling author of Please Look After Mom brilliantly images the life of Yi Jin, an orphan who would fall under the affections of the Empress and become a jewel in the late Joseon Court.When a n…

  • The Unknown Universe: A New Exploration of Time, Space, and Modern Cosmology

    The Unknown Universe: A New Exploration of Time, Space, and Modern Cosmology
    av Stuart Clark

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681774466

    On March 21, 2013, the European Space Agency released a map of the afterglow of the Big Bang. Taking in 440 sextillion kilometres of space and 13.8 billion years of time, it is physically impossible to make a better map: we will never see the early…

  • Rosemary's Baby

    Rosemary's Baby
    av Ira Levin

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681774664

    Shortly after Guy lands a plum Broadway role, Rosemary becomes pregnant--and the Castavets start taking a special interest in her welfare. As the sickened Rosemary becomes increasingly isolated, she begins to suspect that the Castavets' circle is n…

  • They Are Already Here

    They Are Already Here
    av Sarah Scoles

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643133058

    More than half a century since Roswell, UFOs have been making headlines once again. On December 17, 2017, the New York Times ran a front-page story about an approximately five-year Pentagon program called the Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification…

  • Don't Look for Me

    Don't Look for Me
    av Mason Cross

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643130491

    Six years ago, the woman Carter Blake loved disappeared and told him not to ever look for her. For six long years, he kept that promise. She was a woman on the run--a woman with a secret many would kill for. It was better that she stay hidden.But no…

  • For the Sake of the Game

    For the Sake of the Game

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643134956

    In a sensational follow-up to Echoes of Sherlock Holmes and In the Company of Sherlock Holmes, a brand-new anthology of stories inspired by the Arthur Conan Doyle canon. For the Sake of the Game is the latest volume in the award-winning series from…

  • For the Sake of the Game

    For the Sake of the Game

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681778792

    For the Sake of the Game is the latest volume in the award-winning series from New York Times bestselling editors Laurie R. King and Leslie S. Klinger, with stories of Sherlock Holmes, Dr. Watson, and friends in a variety of eras and forms. King and…

  • Agrippina: The Most Extraordinary Woman of the Roman World

    Agrippina: The Most Extraordinary Woman of the Roman World
    av Emma Southon

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643130781

    Sister of Caligula. Wife of Claudius. Mother of Nero. The story of Agrippina, at the center of imperial power for three generations, is the story of the Julio-Claudia dynasty--and of Rome itself, at its bloody, extravagant, chaotic, ruthless, and po…

  • Agrippina: The Most Extraordinary Woman of the Roman World

    Agrippina: The Most Extraordinary Woman of the Roman World
    av Emma Southon

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643136103

    Sister of Caligula. Wife of Claudius. Mother of Nero. The story of Agrippina, at the center of imperial power for three generations, is the story of the Julio-Claudia dynasty--and of Rome itself, at its bloody, extravagant, chaotic, ruthless, and po…

  • The Lost Gospel

    The Lost Gospel
    av Simcha Jacobovici

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781605988870

    Waiting to be rediscovered in the British Library is an ancient manuscript of the early Church, copied by an anonymous monk. The manuscript is at least 1,450 years old, possibly dating to the first century. And now, The Lost Gospel provides the firs…

  • The Lost Gospel

    The Lost Gospel
    av Simcha Jacobovici

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781605986104

    The Dead Sea Scrolls, the Gnostic writings and now The Lost Gospel, a newly decoded manuscript that uncovers groundbreaking revelations about the life and times of Jesus of Nazareth - a startling follow-up to the New York Times bestseller The Jesus…

  • Silence on Cold River

    Silence on Cold River
    av Casey Dunn

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643134086

    Three people cross paths in the north Georgia woods one night, setting into motion a race to catch a ruthless and chillingly inventive serial killer. On a run through the woods outside her north Georgia hometown, defense attorney Ama Chaplin encount…

  • The Hardmen: Legends and Lessons from the Cycling Gods

    The Hardmen: Legends and Lessons from the Cycling Gods
    av The Velominati

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681779065

    Embrace and revel in the stories of the toughest cyclists of all time, told by The Velominati, originators of The Rules. Read and get ready to ride . . . In cycling, suffering brings glory: a rider's value can be judged by their results, but also by…

  • Tyrannical Minds

    Tyrannical Minds
    av Dean A. Haycock

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643130224

    Not everyone can become a tyrant. It requires a particular confluence of events to gain absolute control over entire nations.First, you must be born with the potential to develop brutal personality traits. Often, these are combined in "The Dark Tria…

  • Atomic Adventures

    Atomic Adventures
    av James Mahaffey

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681777856

    Whether you are a scientist or a poet, pro-nuclear energy or staunch opponent, conspiracy theorist or pragmatist, James Mahaffey's books have served to open up the world of nuclear science like never before. With clear explanations of some of the mo…

  • Atomic Adventures

    Atomic Adventures
    av James Mahaffey

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681774213

    Whether you are a scientist or a poet, pro-nuclear energy or staunch opponent, conspiracy theorist or pragmatist, James Mahaffey's books have served to open up the world of nuclear science like never before. With clear explanations of some of the mo…

  • Einstein`s Masterwork - 1915 and the General Theory of Relativity

    Einstein`s Masterwork - 1915 and the General Theory of Relativity
    av John Gribbin

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681775289

    In 1915, Albert Einstein presented his masterwork to the Prussian Academy of Sciences--a theory of gravity, matter, space and time: the General Theory of Relativity. Einstein himself said it was -the most valuable theory of my life, - and -of incomp…

  • The Stranger

    The Stranger
    av Albert Camus

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681771359

    The day his mother dies, Meursault notices that it is very hot on the bus that is taking him from Algiers to the retirement home where his mother lived; so hot that he falls asleep.Later, while waiting for the wake to begin, the harsh electric light…

  • A Polar Affair

    A Polar Affair
    av Lloyd Spencer Davis

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643131252

    George Murray Levick was the physician on Robert Falcon Scott's tragic Antarctic expedition of 1910. Marooned for an Antarctic winter, Levick passed the time by becoming the first man to study penguins up close. His findings were so shocking to Vict…

  • A Polar Affair

    A Polar Affair
    av Lloyd Spencer Davis

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643136028

    A captivating blend of true adventure and natural history by one of today's leading penguin experts and Antarctic explorers. George Murray Levick was the physician on Robert Falcon Scott's tragic Antarctic expedition of 1910. Marooned for an Antarct…

  • The Art of the English Murder: From Jack the Ripper and Sherlock Holmes to Agatha Christie and Alfred Hitchcock

    The Art of the English Murder: From Jack the Ripper and Sherlock Holmes to Agatha Christie and Alfred Hitchcock
    av Lucy Worsley

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781605989099

    Murder--a dark, shameful deed, the last resort of the desperate or a vile tool of the greedy. And a very strange obsession. But where did this fixation develop? And what does it tell us about ourselves?Our fascination with crimes like these became…

  • Jane on the Brain

    Jane on the Brain
    av Wendy Jones

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643130347

    Why is Jane Austen so phenomenally popular? Why do we read Pride and Prejudice again and again? Why do we delight in Emma's mischievous schemes? Why do we care that Anne Elliot of Persuasion suffers? We care because it is our biological destiny to b…

  • Jane on the Brain

    Jane on the Brain
    av Wendy Jones

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681775548

    It is our biological destiny to be interested in people and their stories-the human brain is a social brain. Jane Austen's characters are so believable, that for many of us, they are not just imaginary beings but friends. Brilliantly original and in…

  • The Falcon of Sparta

    The Falcon of Sparta
    av Conn Iggulden

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643130569

    401 BC. In the ancient world, one army was feared above all others. The Persian king Artaxerxes rules an empire stretching from the Aegean to northern India. As many as fifty million people are his subjects. His rule is absolute. Though the sons of…

  • The Falcon of Sparta

    The Falcon of Sparta
    av Conn Iggulden

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643135007

    401 BC. In the ancient world, one army was feared above all others. The Persian king Artaxerxes rules an empire stretching from the Aegean to northern India. As many as fifty million people are his subjects. His rule is absolute. Though the sons of…

  • The Archipelago of Hope

    The Archipelago of Hope
    av Gleb Raygorodetsky

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681779058

    One cannot turn on the news today without a report on an extreme weather event or the latest update on Antarctica. But while our politicians argue, the truth is that climate change is already here. Nobody knows this better than Indigenous peoples wh…

  • The Archipelago of Hope

    The Archipelago of Hope
    av Gleb Raygorodetsky

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681775326

    One cannot turn on the news today without a report on an extreme weather event or the latest update on Antarctica. But while our politicians argue, the truth is that climate change is already here. Nobody knows this better than Indigenous peoples wh…

  • In the Name of God: The Role of Religion in the Modern World: A History of Judeo-Christian and Islamic Tolerance

    In the Name of God: The Role of Religion in the Modern World: A History of Judeo-Christian and Islamic Tolerance
    av Selina O'Grady

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643135076

    A groundbreaking book on the history of religious tolerance and intolerance that offers an essential narrative to understanding Islam and the West today. Never has this book been more timely. Religious intolerance, the resurgence of fundamentalism,…

  • The Somme: The Darkest Hour on the Western Front

    The Somme: The Darkest Hour on the Western Front
    av Peter Hart

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781605980812

    As the oral historian at the Imperial War Museum in London, Peter Hart has brought to light new material never before seen or heard. The Somme is an unparalleled evocation of World War I's iconic contest--the definitive account of one of the major…

  • Gene Eating: The Science of Obesity and the Truth about Dieting

    Gene Eating: The Science of Obesity and the Truth about Dieting
    av Giles Yeo

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643131276

    Drawing on the very latest science and his own genetic research at the University of Cambridge, Dr. Giles Yeo has written the seminal "anti-diet" diet book. Exploring the history of our food, debunking marketing nonsense, detoxifying diet advice, a…

  • Islamic Empires: The Cities That Shaped Civilization: From Mecca to Dubai

    Islamic Empires: The Cities That Shaped Civilization: From Mecca to Dubai
    av Justin Marozzi

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643133065

    A history of the rich and diverse civilizations over fifteen centuries of Islam seen through its greatest cities. Islamic civilization was once the envy of the world. From a succession of glittering, cosmopolitan capitals, Islamic empires lorded it…

  • Smoke and Ashes

    Smoke and Ashes
    av Abir Mukherjee

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643130149

    India, 1921. Haunted by his memories of World War I, Captain Sam Wyndham is battling a serious addiction to opium that he must keep secret from his superiors in the Calcutta police force.When Sam is summoned to investigate a grisly murder, he is stu…

  • The King's Revenge: Charles II and the Greatest Manhunt in British History

    The King's Revenge: Charles II and the Greatest Manhunt in British History
    av Don Jordan, Michael Walsh

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681771687

    When Charles I was executed, his son Charles II made it his role to seek out retribution, producing the biggest manhunt Britain had ever seen, one that would span Europe and America and would last for thirty years. "We shall pursue and bring to thei…

  • The Color of Time: A New History of the World: 1850-1960

    The Color of Time: A New History of the World: 1850-1960
    av Dan Jones

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643130545

    A brilliant artist and a bestselling historian have combined their talents to bring vividly to life two hundred photographs of the defining events and personalities of the modern world. The Color of Time spans more than one hundred years of world hi…

  • Caveat Emptor

    Caveat Emptor
    av Ken Perenyi

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781605985022

    Featured on CBS SUNDAY MORNING and NBC's TODAYFor over thirty years, Ken Perenyi raked in riches by forging masterpieces, convincing even the most discerning experts that his works were authentic.Growing up as a working-class kid in Fort Lee, New Je…

  • Caveat Emptor

    Caveat Emptor
    av Ken Perenyi

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781605983608

    Ten years ago, an FBI investigation in conjunction with the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Southern District of New York was about to expose a scandal in the art world that would have been front-page news in New York and London. After a trail of fake…

  • Milk of Paradise: A History of Opium

    Milk of Paradise: A History of Opium
    av Lucy Inglis

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643130552

    Poppy tears, opium, heroin, fentanyl: humankind has been in thrall to the "Milk of Paradise" for millennia. The latex of papaver somniferum is a bringer of sleep, of pleasurable lethargy, of relief from pain--and hugely addictive. A commodity withou…

  • Milk of Paradise: A History of Opium

    Milk of Paradise: A History of Opium
    av Lucy Inglis

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643134888

    Poppy tears, opium, heroin, fentanyl: humankind has been in thrall to the "Milk of Paradise" for millennia. The latex of papaver somniferum is a bringer of sleep, of pleasurable lethargy, of relief from pain--and hugely addictive. A commodity withou…

  • The Riviera Set - Glitz, Glamour, and the Hidden World of High Society

    The Riviera Set - Glitz, Glamour, and the Hidden World of High Society
    av Mary S. Lovell

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681775159

    The Riviera Set reveals the story of the group of people who lived, partied, bed-hopped and politicked at the Chateau de l'Horizon near Cannes, over the course of forty years from the time when Coco Chanel made southern French tans fashionable in th…

  • On Call in the Arctic: A Doctor's Pursuit of Life, Love, and Miracles in the Alaskan Frontier

    On Call in the Arctic: A Doctor's Pursuit of Life, Love, and Miracles in the Alaskan Frontier
    av Thomas J. Sims

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681778518

    The fish-out-of-water stories of Northern Exposure and Doc Martin meet the rough-and-rugged setting of The Discovery Channel's Alaskan Bush People in Thomas J. Sims's On Call in the Arctic, where the author relates his incredible experience saving l…

  • On Call in the Arctic: A Doctor's Pursuit of Life, Love, and Miracles in the Alaskan Frontier

    On Call in the Arctic: A Doctor's Pursuit of Life, Love, and Miracles in the Alaskan Frontier
    av Thomas J. Sims

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643133409

    The fish-out-of-water stories of Northern Exposure and Doc Martin meet the rough-and-rugged setting of The Discovery Channel's Alaskan Bush People in Thomas J. Sims's On Call in the Arctic, where the author relates his incredible experience saving l…

  • The Invention of Surgery

    The Invention of Surgery
    av David Schneider

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643133164

    Written by an author with plenty of experience holding a scalpel, Dr. David Schneider's The Invention of Surgery is an in-depth biography of the practice that has leapt forward over the centuries from the dangerous guesswork of ancient Greek physici…

  • The Hidden Child

    The Hidden Child
    av Camilla Lackberg, Marlaine Delargy, Camilla Lackberg

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781605988320

    Crime writer Erica Falck is shocked to discover a Nazi medal among her late mother s possessions. Haunted by a childhood of neglect, she resolves to dig deep into her family s past and finally uncover the reasons why. Her enquiries lead her to the h…

  • Ghost Empire

    Ghost Empire
    av Richard Fidler

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681779010

    Ghost Empire is a rare treasure--an utterly captivating blend of the historical and the contemporary, narrated by a master storyteller. The story is a revelation: a beautifully written ode to a lost civilization combined with a warmly observed fathe…

  • Echoes of Sherlock Holmes

    Echoes of Sherlock Holmes

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681775463

    In this follow-up to the acclaimed In the Company of Sherlock Holmes, expert Sherlockians Laurie King and Les Klinger put forth the question: What happens when great writers/creators who are not known as Sherlock Holmes devotees admit to being inspi…

  • Echoes of Sherlock Holmes

    Echoes of Sherlock Holmes

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681772257

    In this follow-up to the acclaimed In the Company of Sherlock Holmes, expert Sherlockians Laurie King and Les Klinger put forth the question: What happens when great writers/creators who are not known as Sherlock Holmes devotees admit to being inspi…

  • Perfume - A Century of Scents

    Perfume - A Century of Scents
    av Lizzie Ostrom

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681775135

    There was the patriotic impact of English Lavender during World War I and perfumes that captured the Egyptomania of the 1920s. Estee Lauder created -Youth Dew- and with it, distilled the essence of 1950's suburbia. Patchouli oil--the -anti-perfume-…

  • The Mindful Carnivore

    The Mindful Carnivore
    av Tovar Cerulli

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781605984124

    While still in high school, Tovar Cerulli experimented with vegetarianism and by the age of twenty, he was a vegan. Ten years later, in the face of declining health, he would find himself picking up a rifle and heading into the woods.Through his per…

  • The Mindful Carnivore

    The Mindful Carnivore
    av Tovar Cerulli

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781605982779

    "A personal tale of how one man comes to terms with the meat on his plate and a historical look at humanity's connection to animals. The Mindful Carnivore delivers new insight in the too often simplistic vegetarian versus carnivore argument." -Novel…

  • Europa

    Europa
    av Julio MacLennan

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643132440

    European history is deeply embedded in the global civilization that has emerged in the 21st century. More than two thirds of today's nations were once European colonies or protectorates. Europe's legacy is evident in the trajectory of the United Sta…

  • Europa

    Europa
    av Julio MacLennan

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681777566

    European history is deeply embedded in the global civilization that has emerged in the 21st century. More than two thirds of today's nations were once European colonies or protectorates. Europe's legacy is evident in the trajectory of the United Sta…

  • Cage of Bones

    Cage of Bones
    av Tania Carver

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781605985077

    Into the house. Down the stairs. Through the dripping dark of the cellar. Someone is there. Someone that shouldn't be there.As a building awaits demolition, a horrifying discovery is made inside the basement: a cage made of human bones-with a terrif…

  • Cage of Bones

    Cage of Bones
    av Tania Carver

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781605984063

    Into the house. Down the stairs. Through the dripping dark of the cellar. Someone is there. Someone that shouldn't be there. As a building awaits demolition, a horrifying discovery is made inside the basement: a cage made of human bones--with a terr…

  • The Way of the Runner: A Journey Into the Fabled World of Japanese Running

    The Way of the Runner: A Journey Into the Fabled World of Japanese Running
    av Adharanand Finn

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681774398

    Japan is the most running-obsessed country on earth. A 135-mile relay race, or ekiden, is the country's biggest annual sporting event. Thousands of professional runners compete for corporate teams in some of the most competitive races in the world.…

  • Red Sky at Noon

    Red Sky at Noon
    av Simon Sebag Montefiore

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681776736

    "The black earth was already baking and the sun was just rising when they mounted their horses and rode across the grasslands towards the horizon on fire . . ."Imprisoned in the Gulags for a crime he did not commit, Benya Golden joins a penal battal…

  • Red Sky at Noon

    Red Sky at Noon
    av Simon Sebag Montefiore

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681779072

    "The black earth was already baking and the sun was just rising when they mounted their horses and rode across the grasslands towards the horizon on fire . . ."Imprisoned in the Gulags for a crime he did not commit, Benya Golden joins a penal battal…

  • The French Revolution

    The French Revolution
    av Ian Davidson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681776170

    The French Revolution casts a long shadow, one that reaches into our own time and influences our debates on freedom, equality, and authority. Yet it remains an elusive, perplexing historical event. Its significance morphs according to the sympathies…

  • Imagination

    Imagination
    av Jim Davies

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781643132037

    We don't think of imagination the way that we should. The word is often only associated with children, artists and daydreamers, viewed as something separate from everyday adult life. However, imagination is an integral part of almost every action an…

  • Lantern Rouge: The Last Man in the Tour de France

    Lantern Rouge: The Last Man in the Tour de France
    av Max Leonard

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681771366

    Froome, Wiggins, Mercks --we know the winners of the Tour de France, but Lanterne Rouge tells the forgotten, often inspirational, and occasionally absurd stories of the last-placed rider. We learn of stage winners and former yellow jerseys who taste…