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  • The Shan of Burmaby Chao Tzang Yawnghwe

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) 2010; US$ 59.90

    In this highly personal account, the author, Chao Tzang Yawnghwe, a son of the first President of the Union of Burma, tells of his youth and involvement in the Shan resistance movement. He gives his version of Shan history and explains the complexity of Shan politics covering the issues of autonomy, Shan-Burmese relations, opium, and other contraband... more...

  • Diariesby Alan Clark; Ion Trewin

    Orion 2011; US$ 12.99

    The first volume of the 20th century's most phenomenally successful diaries, published alongside first paperback of THE LAST DIARIES. INTO POLITICS begins in 1973 with Clark's selection as Tory candidate for Nancy Astor's old seat in Plymouth (rival candidates included future Conservative luminaries Michael Howard and Norman Fowler). Alan Clark... more...

  • The Last Diariesby Alan Clark; Ion Trewin

    Orion 2011; US$ 13.99

    'With his DIARIES, he has written himself into the life of our times with a panache and candour that ranks him next to Boswell or Pepys' THE TIMES The first two volumes of Alan Clark's were irresistible, irreverent, infamous, outrageous. This last volume is a fitting finale to the work of a man who has been described as 'the best diarist of his... more...

  • My Turnby Nancy Reagan

    Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 23.00

    The former First Lady discusses her life, the Reagan administration, her shaky relationship with her children and key White House personnel, her husband's involvement in the Iran-Contra affair, and her bout with cancer. more...

  • Alan Clark: A Life in his Own Wordsby Alan Clark; Ion Trewin

    Orion 2011; US$ 18.99

    Some of the most talked about books of recent years, Alan Clark's diaries provide a witty and irreverant insider's account of political life in Britain. Now in one volume. 'From the moment the first scabrous and brilliant volume was published, people wanted more. Now they have it and they will not be disappointed... These diaries are not wonderful... more...

  • The Glitter and the Goldby Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan

    Hodder & Stoughton 2011; US$ 12.99

    Consuelo Vanderbilt was young, beautiful and the heir to a vast family fortune. She was also deeply in love with an American suitor when her mother chose instead for her to fulfil her social ambitions and marry an English Duke. Leaving her life in America, she came to England as the Duchess of Marlborough in 1895 and took up residence in her new home... more...

  • Diaries: In Powerby Alan Clark; Ion Trewin

    Orion 2011; US$ 7.99

    The second volume of Alan Clark's bestselling DIARIES, covering the downfall of Margaret Thatcher The first volume of Alan Clark's diaries, covering two Parliaments during which he served under Margaret Thatcher - until her ousting in a coup which Clark observed closely from the inside - and then under John Major, constitute the most outspoken... more...

  • Politickingby Bill Rauch

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2004; US$ 7.39

    How to get elected--and live to tell the tale Bill Rauch has lived an unusual political life: a decade as press secretary, advance man, and confidant to New York mayor Ed Koch, followed by a decade as city councilman and now as mayor of Beaufort, South Carolina. In this account of the ways and means of local politics, Rauch contends that a great... more...

  • A Covert Lifeby Ted Morgan

    Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 29.95

    The extraordinary life of Jay Lovestone is one of the great untold stories of the twentieth century. A Lithuanian immigrant who came to the United States in 1897, Lovestone rose to leadership in the Communist Party of America, only to fall out with Moscow and join the anti-Communist establishment after the Second World War. He became one of the leading... more...

  • The Rough Guide to Nelson Mandelaby Max du Preez

    Rough Guides Ltd 2012; Not Available

    The Rough Guide to Nelson Mandela is a fresh, honest overview of the life story and the impact of one of the world's greatest modern icons. It assesses the influence of his rural, traditional childhood on his later personality, and his early years as a revolutionary leader and master strategist; including his private life and troubled marriages.... more...