Biography: general books

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Neruda: The Biography of a Poet

Neruda: The Biography of a Poet

Author: Mark Eisner
ISBN: 9780062694218
Format: Paperback
$34.99

and his tumultuous, even controversial, personal life-forming a single cohesive narrative of intimacy and breadth.The...  Read More >>

The Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books: Young Columbus and the Quest for a Universal Library

The Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books: Young Columbus and...

Author: Edward Wilson-Lee
ISBN: 9780008146245
Format: Paperback
$24.99

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The Solace of Open Spaces

The Solace of Open Spaces

Author: Gretel Ehrlich
ISBN: 9781911547334
Format: Paperback
$19.99

A stunning classic memoir set in the American West, Ehrlich's account of living in Wyoming includes sheep herding...  Read More >>

Somebody's Mother, Somebody's Daughter: True Stories from Victims and Survivors of the Yorkshire Ripper

Somebody's Mother, Somebody's Daughter: True Stories...

Author: Carol Ann Lee
ISBN: 9781789291308
Format: Paperback
$33.61

In Somebody's Mother, Somebody's Daughter, Carol Ann Lee tells, for the first time, the stories of those women who...  Read More >>

The Rock, the Road, and the Rabbi: My Journey into the Heart of Scriptural Faith and the Land Where It All Began

The Rock, the Road, and the Rabbi: My Journey into the...

Author: Kathie Lee Gifford ,  Rabbi Jason Sobel
ISBN: 9780785222231
Format: Paperback
$25.99

As a lifetime student of scripture, Kathie Lee Gifford has been traveling to Israel since she was 17 years old....  Read More >>

Piety & Power: Mike Pence and the Taking of the White House

Piety & Power: Mike Pence and the Taking of the White...

Author: Tom LoBianco
ISBN: 9780062868787
Format: Hardback
$44.99

A revealing, in-depth biography of Mike Pence, the most secretive and ingratiating vice president in modern history,...  Read More >>

Anna Zieglerin and the Lion's Blood: Alchemy and End Times in Reformation Germany

Anna Zieglerin and the Lion's Blood: Alchemy and End...

Author: Tara Nummedal
ISBN: 9780812250893
Format: Hardback
$72.91

Tara Nummedal reconstructs the extraordinary career and historical afterlife of alchemist, courtier, and prophet...  Read More >>

The Pianist of Yarmouk

The Pianist of Yarmouk

Author: Aeham Ahmad
ISBN: 9780241347508
Format: Hardback
$39.99

One morning on the outskirts of Damascus, two starving friends are walking through their desolate city and come...  Read More >>

Ten Caesars: Roman Emperors from Augustus to Constantine

Ten Caesars: Roman Emperors from Augustus to Constantine...

Author: Barry Strauss
ISBN: 9781451668834
Format: Hardback
$40.87

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Try This At Home: Adventures in songwriting

Try This At Home: Adventures in songwriting

Author: Frank Turner
ISBN: 9781472257857
Format: Hardback
$45.00

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Sexuality and Serious Mental Illness

Sexuality and Serious Mental Illness

Author: Peter F. Buckley
ISBN: 9781138010031
Format: Paperback
$73.99

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Mind Games: Determination, Doubt and Lucky Socks: An Insider's Guide to the Psychology of Elite Athletes

Mind Games: Determination, Doubt and Lucky Socks: An...

Author: Annie Vernon
ISBN: 9781472949110
Format: Hardback
$34.99

'Mind Games is accessible to anyone who wants to delve into the mind of some of the world's sporting greats, and...  Read More >>

A Dog Named Beautiful: The true story of the Labrador who taught a Marine to love life again

A Dog Named Beautiful: The true story of the Labrador...

Author: Robert Kugler
ISBN: 9780593079546
Format: Hardback
$35.00

When his life fell apart, it was Bella who was there to help heal the wounds, and who made Rob's life worth living...  Read More >>

Putting Out: Essays on Otherness

Putting Out: Essays on Otherness

Author: Samantha Mann
ISBN: 9780996522786
Format: Paperback
$31.02

Putting Out: Essays on Otherness is a debut collection of essays that showcase, in eloquent prose, the ebb and flow...  Read More >>

Breakthrough: The Miraculous True Story of a Mother's Faith and Her Child's Resurrection

Breakthrough: The Miraculous True Story of a Mother's...

Author: Joyce Smith ,  Ginger Kolbaba
ISBN: 9781546010609
Format: Paperback
$22.99

BREAKTHROUGH, soon to be a major motion picture, reveals prayer's immediate and powerful impact through the true...  Read More >>

This Team Is Ruining My Life but I Love Them: How I Became a Professional Hockey Fan

This Team Is Ruining My Life but I Love Them: How I...

Author: Steve Dangle Glynn
ISBN: 9781770414440
Format: Paperback
$29.99

Steve Dangle's incredible odyssey, from self-starting Leafs lover to sports-media star. How do you turn ranting...  Read More >>

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

Author: Bryan Mealer ,  William Kamkwamba
ISBN: 9781984816122
Format: Paperback
$15.99

Japanese edition of The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind. True story of a boy growing up in an improvised, desolate central...  Read More >>

A Life in Dark Places

A Life in Dark Places

Author: Paul Giannone
ISBN: 9781611533347
Format: Paperback
$41.37

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How to Build a Car: The Autobiography of the World's Greatest Formula 1 Designer

How to Build a Car: The Autobiography of the World's...

Author: Adrian Newey
ISBN: 9780008293390
Format: Paperback
$32.99

'Adrian has a unique gift for understanding drivers and racing cars. He is ultra competitive but never forgets to...  Read More >>

An Irresistible Force: How Caroline Chisholm Helped Shape a Nation

An Irresistible Force: How Caroline Chisholm Helped...

Author: Sarah Goldman
ISBN: 9781460753446
Format: Paperback
$24.99

A fresh, spirited and engaging biography of a fascinating and influential woman who was absolutely instrumental...  Read More >>

Yves Saint Laurent: A Biography

Yves Saint Laurent: A Biography

Author: Laurence Benaim
ISBN: 9780847863396
Format: Hardback
$65.69

This definitive portrait of the creative genius who transformed fashion is the first major English-language biography...  Read More >>

Collecting the World: Hans Sloane and the Origins of the British Museum

Collecting the World: Hans Sloane and the Origins of...

Author: James Delbourgo
ISBN: 9780674237483
Format: Paperback
$27.66

In 1759 the British Museum opened its doors to the public-the first free national museum in the world. James Delbourgo...  Read More >>

How to Fail: Everything I'Ve Ever Learned from Things Going Wrong

How to Fail: Everything I'Ve Ever Learned from Things...

Author: Elizabeth Day
ISBN: 9780008327323
Format: Hardback
$34.99

Inspired by her hugely popular podcast, How To Fail is Elizabeth Day's brilliantly funny, painfully honest and insightful...  Read More >>

Lady M: The Life and Loves of Elizabeth Lamb, Viscountess Melbourne 1751-1818

Lady M: The Life and Loves of Elizabeth Lamb, Viscountess...

Author: Colin Brown
ISBN: 9781445689456
Format: Paperback
$25.85

New paperback edition - Lover of George, the Prince of Wales and mother of Queen Victoria's favourite prime minister,...  Read More >>

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