Political leaders & leadership

    The Double Life of Fidel Castro: The Hidden World of Cuba\'s Greatest Leader

    By Juan Sanchez

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    The secrets behind one of the world's most secretive dictators. Fidel Castro's life from revolutionary to being one of the wealthiest leaders in the world

    Mandela, The Graphic Novel

    By Umlando Wezithombe

    Paperback £11.45

    A vivid account of Nelson Mandela's extraordinary life in the form of a full-colour graphic novel.

    Last Days of Stalin

    By Joshua Rubenstein

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    A gripping account of the months before and after Stalin's death and how his demise reshaped the course of twentieth-century history Joshua Rubenstein's riveting account takes us back to the second half of 1952 when no one could foresee an end to Joseph Stalin's murderous regime. He was poised to...

    Barack Obama: Invisible Man

    By David Masciotra

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    George Washington: A Life in Books

    By Kevin J. Hayes

    Hardback Save £0.30 = £22.69

    Revered as a general and trusted as America's first elected leader, George Washington is considered a great many things in the contemporary imagination, but an intellectual is not one of them. In correcting this longstanding misconception, The Books in George Washington's Life offers a stimulating literary biography that traces the...

    Power Without Victory

    By Trygve Throntveit

    Paperback Save £2.84 = £23.66

    For decades, Woodrow Wilson has been remembered as either a paternalistic liberal or reactionary conservative at home and as a na ve idealist or cynical imperialist abroad. Historians' harsh judgments of Wilson are understandable. He won two elections by promising a deliberative democratic process that would ensure justice and political...

    2016 US Presidential Campaign

    Paperback Save £1.59 = £20.91

    This volume focuses on the 2016 Presidential campaign from a communication perspective, with each chapter considering a specific area of political campaign communication and practice.

    Benjamin Franklin

    By Thomas S. Kidd

    Hardback Save £1.29 = £23.71

    A major new biography, illuminating the great mystery of Benjamin Franklin's faith

    Enver Hoxha

    By Blendi Fevziu

    Paperback Save £0.14 = £12.85

    Stalinism, that particularly brutal phase of communism, came to an end in most of Eastern Europe with the death of Josef Stalin in 1953 or at least with the Khrushchev reforms that began in the Soviet Union in 1956.

    Last Palestinian

    By Grant Rumley

    Hardback £15.06

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