Biography and True Stories

    Biography & True Stories

    Gargoyles Galore

    By Rodney Schofield

    Paperback £7.99

    My Life in the CIU

    By Derek Dormer

    Paperback £6.00

    My Life in the CIU by Derek Dormer an Autobiography

    Visceral: The Poetry of Blood

    By RJ Arkhipov

    Paperback £24.30

    An exploration of blood and its themes, through essays, photographs and poetry.

    James Connolly Reader

    By James Connolly

    Paperback £12.65

    Saltaire Blonde

    By Alan Hall

    Paperback £7.99

    A Normal Family: Everyday adventures with our autistic son

    By Henry Normal

    Hardback £12.65

    The Reason I Jump from the parents' perspective

    Confidence in Diplomacy

    By Abdul Rimdap

    Paperback £9.59

    Defending Nigeria at Home and Abroad

    Charley's Woods: Sex, Sorrow and a Spiritual Quest in Snowdonia

    By Charles Duff

    Paperback £9.30

    The moving memoir of an aristocratic upbringing with a gay, cross-dressing father and a lesbian mother.

    The Sheriff's Chauffeur

    By Bob Luckhurst

    Paperback £8.95

    The Sheriff's Chauffeur is a unique and fascinating story concerning the Lord Mayor and Sheriffs of the City of London during the 1958 - 1959 term of office. The story also covers the working relationship between sheriff and chauffeur with several serious confrontations, but it's the humorous encounters that make...

    Lloyd George

    By Richard Wilkinson

    Hardback £17.46

    David Lloyd George left a profound political legacy, despite being described by the wife of his successor, Herbert Asquith, as a 'gambler without foresight'. He is, of course, best known as the Prime Minister who led Britain to victory in World War I, but his contribution to domestic politics was...

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