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Something has gone wrong. We're living in an age of celebratory racism, extreme inequality, uncertainty and fear. We're governed by people who claim to be populist but who seem to hate everyone. There are idiots at the wheel and we're heading for a cliff in a big red bus ... read more

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: 9780008256418
: HarperCollins Publishers
: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
: 204mm X 135mm X 20mm
: United Kingdom
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: Sam Jordison
: 50 b/w illus
: 224
: 920.02
: Hardback
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Enemies of the People
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MOSCOW, July 1987. Real-estate tycoon Donald Trump visits Soviet Russia for the first time at the invitation of the government.LONDON, December 2016. Luke Harding meets former MI6 officer Christopher Steele to discuss the president-elect... read more

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: 9781783351497
: Guardian Faber Publishing
: Guardian Faber Publishing
: 234mm X 153mm
: United Kingdom
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: Luke Harding
: 352
: 320
: English
: Main
: Paperback
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Collusion: How Russia Helped Trump Win the White House
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US Nobel Prize winner Paul Krugman described Thomas Piketty's Capital in the Twenty-First Century as "perhaps the most important book of the last decade". It has sparked major international debates, dominated bestseller lists... read more

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: 9781784786144
: Verso Books
: Verso Books
: 198mm X 129mm
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: Stephan Kaufmann
: 112
: 332.041
: 1
: Paperback
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Thomas Piketty's Capital in the Twenty First Century: An Introduction
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'THE POLITICAL BOOK OF THE YEAR' Sunday Times
'You will not read a more important book about America this year' Economist
'The best book about the alienation within America' Evening Standard
'The memoir gripping Ameri... read more

General Fields
: 9780008220563
: HarperCollins Publishers
: William Collins
: 19.70 cmmm X 13.00 cmmm
: United Kingdom
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: J. D. Vance
: 272
: 973.92092
: en
: 817
: Paperback
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Hillbilly Elegy A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
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Prompted by the EU referendum in the UK and the presidential election in the USA, A. C. Grayling investigates why the institutions of representative democracy seem unable to hold up against forces they were designed to manage, and why, crucially, it matters. First h... read more

General Fields
: 9781786072894
: Oneworld Publications
: Oneworld Publications
: 216mm X 135mm
: United Kingdom
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: A. C. Grayling
: 192
: 321.8
: English
: 917
: Hardback
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Democracy and its Crisis
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We are far less free than we like to think. In Creating Freedom, Raoul Martinez exposes the mechanisms of control that pervade our lives and the myths on which they depend. Exploring the lottery of our birth, the coercive influence... read more

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: 9781782111887
: Canongate Books Ltd
: Canongate Books Ltd
: 198mm X 129mm X 30mm
: United Kingdom
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: Raoul Martinez
: 512
: 323
: English
: Main
: Paperback
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Creating Freedom : Power, Control and the Fight for Our Future
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 Current Affairs

Reading Level:General Adult

Leading political and environmental commentator on where we have gone wrong, and what to do about it " Without countervailing voices, naming and challenging power, political freedom withers and dies. Without countervailing voices, a bet... read more

General Fields
: 9781786630780
: Allen & Unwin
: Allen & Unwin
: 1.25000mm X 5.00000mm X 8.00000mm
: United Kingdom
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: George Monbiot
: 352
: bl2017015564
: General Adult
: 320
: English
: 1
: Paperback
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How Did We Get into This Mess?: Politics, Equality, Nature
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Why is America living in an age of profound economic inequality? Why, despite the desperate need to address climate change, have even modest environmental efforts been defeated again and again? Why have p... read more

General Fields
: 9781925321715
: Scribe Publications
: Scribe Publications
: 232mm X 155mm X 29mm
: Australia
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: Jane Mayer
: 464
: 716
: Paperback
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Dark Money: the Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right
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The Islamic State movement (ISIS/ISIL/IS) burst onto the world stage in 2014. From its heartland in Syria, where it arose from the chaos of the Syrian Revolt, the organisation has expanded in ideology and membership and now poses a significant threat to the region, if not to the wider world. Moubayed,... read more

General Fields
: 9781784533083
: I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd
: I.B.Tauris
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Sami Moubayed
: 2 maps
: 256
: 320.557
: Paperback
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Under the Black Flag: At the Frontier of the New Jihad
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In this compelling history of the men and ideas that radically changed the course of world history, Lawrence James investigates how, within a hundred years, Europeans persuaded and coerced Africa into becoming a subordinate part of the ... read more

General Fields
: 9781780226187
: Orion Publishing Co
: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Lawrence James
: 416
: 960.3
: English
: 1
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Empires in the Sun: The Struggle for the Mastery of Africa
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I have to assume that there is a very real chance that Putin or members of his regime will have me killed some day. If I'm killed, you will know who did it. When my enemies read this book, they will know that you know. Reads like a classic thriller, w... read more

General Fields
: 9780552170321
: Transworld Publishers Limited
: Corgi
: 198mm X 127mm X 38mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Bill Browder
: 480
: 332.6092
: English
: 1215
: Paperback
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Red Notice : How I Became Putin's No. 1 Enemy
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The Strange Death of Europe is the internationally bestselling account of a continent and a culture caught in the act of suicide, now updated with new material taking in developments since it was first published to huge acclaim. These i... read more

General Fields
: 9781472954855
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Bloomsbury Continuum
: 234mm X 153mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Douglas Murray
: No illustrations
: 352
: 940.56/1
: English
: Export/Airside
: Paperback
: books
The Strange Death of Europe: Immigration, Identity, Islam
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