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  • Istanbulby Laurence Kelly

    Little, Brown Book Group 2016; Not Available

    Istanbul, A Traveller's Reader is an wide-ranging and carefully chosen selection of writings, offering a richly layered view of Byzantine Constantinople and Turkish Istanbul. During the thousand-year Byzantine empire that followed its founding by Constantine the Great, Istanbul became a city of fabled riches; after falling to the Turks in 1453,... more...

  • Moscowby Laurence Kelly

    Little, Brown Book Group 2016; Not Available

    Founded in 1147, Moscow was for much of its early history in thrall to other nations - to the Khans, the Tartars and the Poles. The city was devastated by fire time and again, but with each rebuilding, it grew ever more magnificent. For every church that was destroyed, it seemed that two more were built. In this evocative and fascinating anthology,... more...

  • More Moaningby Karl Pilkington

    Canongate Books 2016; US$ 22.46

    After going on a journey of discovery in The Moaning of Life, the enlightened one - otherwise known as Karl Pilkington - finds himself back on the road.In his search for the answers to life's big questions, Karl has therapy in Tokyo to try and reduce the size of his head, he spends time in California with a man and his five wives, in New York he tries... more...

  • Wish Lanternsby Alec Ash

    Pan Macmillan 2016; US$ 13.39

    As read on BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week. This is the generation that will change China. The youth, over 320 million of them in their teens and twenties, more than the population of the USA. Born after Mao, with no memory of Tiananmen, they are destined to transform both their nation and the world. These millennials, offspring of the one-child... more...

  • My Groupon Adventureby Max Dickins

    Random House 2016; US$ 18.32

    In 2013, comedian Max Dickins wasn't sure of very much in life, but he did know one thing for certain: his life was excruciatingly and mind-numbingly boring. He was heartbroken and desperate to shake things up. That's when he found Groupon. What started as a gateway to some new experiences snowballed into a limitless Narnia of discounted possibility.... more...

  • Archives, Museums and Collecting Practices in the Modern Arab Worldby John Pedro Schwartz; Sonja Mejcher-Atassi

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Collecting has a long tradition in the Middle East but the museum as a public institution is relatively new. Today there are national museums for antiquities in most Arab countries. While in some cases the political and social climate has hindered the foundation of museums, with existing collections even destroyed at times, the recent museum boom... more...

  • Street Philosopher and the Holy Foolby Marius Kociejowski

    Eland Publishing 2016; US$ 14.57

    The Street Philosopher and the Holy Fool chronicles a series of friendships and conversations pursued over ten years with an erratic cast of Syrians that includes Abed, the unemployable ?street philosopher? and Sulayman, ?the holy fool?, alongside Myrna, a Christian healer marked by the stigmata of Christ, Abu al-Talib, the prince of fools and Father... more...

  • Africa Soloby Mark Beaumont

    Transworld 2016; US$ 21.14

    In the spring of 2015, Mark Beaumont set out from the bustling heart of Cairo on his latest world record attempt - solo, the length of Africa, intending to ride to Cape Town in under 50 days. Seven years since he smashed the world record for cycling round the world, this would be his toughest trip yet. And he would set a new mark that would simply... more...

  • Les Pélerinages de Parisby M. l'abbé F.-R. Salmon; Ligaran

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99

    Extrait : "C'est bien le plus modeste de tous les sanctuaires, c'est, dans une chambre disposée en chapelle, un tout petit oratoire dont presque personne ne connaît l'existence, qui seul rappelle aujourd'hui le souvenir du martyre de saint Denis, sur les lieux qui en furent témoins. Il se trouve au versant occidental de la colline de Montmartre, dans... more...

  • Les Français en Égypteby Chalbrand; Just-Jean-Etienne Roy; Ligaran

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99

    Extrait : "Le 17 octobre 1797, le jour même où fut signée la glorieuse paix de Campo-Formio, j'obtins un congé de semestre, ou plutôt de convalescence ; car plusieurs blessures, et surtout la fatigue des dernières campagnes, avaient altéré ma santé. C'était la première fois, depuis que j'avais quitté la maison paternelle, c'est-à-dire depuis quatre... more...