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Burying the Typewriter

By Carmen Brugan

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Published 28-Mar-2013


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'This story starts roughly in the 1970s, a few years after I was born, about the time when I began to have memories and my father's codename was already long established as "Andronic", a name we learned about only last summer ...'


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On the Front Line

By Marie Colvin

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Published 26-Apr-2012


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Veteran Sunday Times war correspondent, Marie Colvin was killed in February 2012 when covering the uprising in Syria. Winner of the Orwell Special Prize 'On the Front Line' is a collection of her finest work, a portion of the proceeds from which will go to the Marie Colvin Memorial Fund.


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Narco

By Ioan Grillo

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Published 17-Jan-2013


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The gripping account of the out-of-control drug wars that have brought chaos to Mexico--and are now spilling into the United States.


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Leaving Alexandria

By Richard Holloway

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Published 28-Mar-2013


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At the age of fourteen, the author left his home town of Alexandria, north of Glasgow, and travelled hundreds of miles to be educated and trained for the priesthood at an English monastery. By the age of twenty-five he had been ordained and was working in the slums of Glasgow. This book tells his story.


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Spanish Holocaust

By Paul Preston

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Published 21-Jan-2013


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Selected as the Sunday Times History Book of the Year for 2012, this is a meticulous work of scholarship from the foremost historian of 20th-century Spain.


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Very British Killing

By A T Williams

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Published 18-Oct-2012


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On 15 September 2003 Baha Mousa, a hotel receptionist, was killed by British Army troops in Iraq. He had been arrested the previous day in Basra and was taken to a military base for questioning. For forty-eight hours he and nine other innocent civilians had their heads encased in sandbags and their wrists bound by plastic handcuffs.


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