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              OxTravels: Meetings with remarkable travel writers
               

              OxTravels: Meetings with remarkable travel writers (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

              By Palin, Michael; Theroux, Paul; Wheeler, Sara; Dalrymple, William; Fermor, Patrick Leigh

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              A collection of travel writing, which will act as a focus for the Oxfam Bookfest in 2011. It features stories from twenty-five travel writers, including Michael Palin, Paul Theroux, Sara Wheeler, William Dalrymple, Patrick Leigh Fermor, Lloyd Jones, Rory Stewart, Jan Morris, Derv ...

              ISBN 9781846684968
              Published 30 June 2011 by Profile Books Ltd
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Language (English)
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              Mountains Beyond Mountains: One doctor's quest to heal the world

              Mountains Beyond Mountains: One doctor's quest to heal the world (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

              By Kidder, Tracy

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              As a medical student, Dr Paul Farmer found his life's calling: to cure infectious diseases and to bring the lifesaving tools of modern medicine - so readily available in the developed world - to those who need them most. The author's account shows how, from achieving this modest ...

              ISBN 9781846684319
              Published 2 March 2011 by Profile Books Ltd
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              They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
               

              They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (Paperback, Main)

              By McCoy, Horace

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              The depression of the 1930s led people to desperate measures to survive. The marathon dance craze, which flourished at that time, seemed a simple way for people to earn extra money - dancing the hours away for cash, for weeks at a time. But the underside of that craze was filled ...

              ISBN 9781846687396
              Published 1 February 2011 by Profile Books Ltd
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Series Serpent's Tail Classics
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              Easter Island: The Mystery Solved
                

              Easter Island: The Mystery Solved (Paperback, Main)

              By Heyerdahl, Thor

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              In 1986, Thor Heyerdahl returned to Easter Island to begin excavating. There, after recounting the testimonies of those before him, Heyerdahl dramatically tells his story of how he believes the monolithic statues were put into place. 330 photos.

              ISBN 9780285642836
              Published 1 November 2014 by Profile Books Ltd
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              Outsourced
                

              Outsourced (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

              By Zeltserman, Dave

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              Tells the story of a group of software engineers who lose their jobs due to an industry push to outsourcing. Desperate, and seeing their middle class lives crumbling apart, they come up with a brilliant plan to use their computing skills to rob a bank.

              ISBN 9781846687327
              Published 15 September 2010 by Profile Books Ltd
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              The Story of English in 100 Words
               

              The Story of English in 100 Words (Paperback, Main)

              By Crystal, David; Illustrated by Goldsmith, Mike

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              Featuring Latinate and Celtic words, weasel words and nonce-words, ancient word ('loaf') to advanced ('twittersphere') and spanning the indispensable words that shape our tongue ('and', 'what') to the more fanciful ('fopdoodle'), the author takes us along the winding byways of la ...

              ISBN 9781846684289
              Published 1 September 2012 by Profile Books Ltd
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              The French Revolution: From Enlightenment to Tyranny

              The French Revolution: From Enlightenment to Tyranny (Paperback, Main)

              By Davidson, Ian

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              A clear and fast-paced account of how and why the French Revolution descended into the Terror

              ISBN 9781846685415
              Published 26 July 2017 by Profile Books Ltd
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              Bluebird, Bluebird

              Bluebird, Bluebird (Paperback, Main)

              By Locke, Attica

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              A powerful novel about the explosive intersection of love, race, and justice from a writer and producer of the Emmy winning Fox TV/Channel 4 show Empire Southern fables usually go the other way around. A white woman is killed or harmed in some way, real or imagined, and then, lik ...

              ISBN 9781781257685
              Published 29 August 2018 by Profile Books Ltd
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              Series Highway 59
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              Warning: When I am an Old Woman I Shall Wear Purple
               

              Warning: When I am an Old Woman I Shall Wear Purple (Hardback, Main)

              By Joseph, Jenny; Illustrated by Jewell, Pythia Ashton-

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              Voted Britain's best-loved poem by viewers of BBC TV's Bookworm, this perennial favorite with its declaration of defiance against convention appeals to all those with a secret desire to throw off the strictures of propriety and set out deliberately to shock and be outrageous. It ...

              ISBN 9780285634114
              Published 6 November 1997 by Profile Books Ltd
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              The Warriors
               

              The Warriors (Paperback, Main)

              By Yurick, Sol

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              In the 1960's New York was a battlefield for the city's numerous gangs as they fought over territory. On the 4th of July weekend the gangs meet to discuss how to work together to control the city. Framed for the murder of Cyrus, leader of New York's most powerful gang, the Warrio ...

              ISBN 9780285642812
              Published 1 October 2014 by Profile Books Ltd
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