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    Six for the Tolpuddle Martyrs

    By Alan Gallop

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    Re-examination of a defining moment in trades union history

    Guv'nor

    By Lenny McLean

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    Born in East London in 1949, Lenny McLean grew up in an area that had been ravaged by the Second World War. Although money was scarce and fighting was commonplace, a camaraderie and deep sense of honour and respect remained.

    Silent Witness

    By Casey Watson

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    `I'm so sorry, Casey,' my link worker John said, sounding weary. `I know this is probably the worst time I could ring you, but we desperately need someone to take a child tonight.'

    Red Parts

    By Maggie Nelson

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    But in the head and the heart, they seem unfathomably vast, their cleverness and odd beauty lingering on' ObserverIn 1969, Jane Mixer, a first-year law student at the University of Michigan, posted a note on a student noticeboard to share a lift back to her hometown of Muskegon for spring...

    Krays: The Prison Years

    By David Meikle

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    In the 60s, Ronnie and Reggie Kray were Britain's most notorious gangsters. The Twins began earning more money inside than they ever did on the streets. The Krays: The Prison Years explores the fascinating and largely untold story of the Kray twins following their imprisonment.

    Guv'nor in His Own Words

    By Peter Gerrard

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    Born in East London in 1949, Lenny McLean grew up in an area that had been ravaged by the Second World War. Although money was scarce and fighting was commonplace, a camaraderie and deep sense of honour and respect remained.

    Killing Goldfinger

    By Wensley Clarkson

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    Blue: A Memoir - Keeping the Peace and Falling to Pieces

    By John Sutherland

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    A searingly honest memoir of the uplifting highs and crushing lows of a life spent policing on the front line

    Faster, Higher, Farther

    By Jack Ewing

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    When news of Volkswagen's clean diesel fraud first broke in September 2015, it sent shockwaves around the world. Overnight, the company long associated with quality, reliability and trust became a universal symbol of greed and deception. In this book, the author rips the lid off the scandal.

    Murder In Matera: A True Story of Passion, Family, and Forgiveness in Southern Italy

    By Helene Stapinski

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    "Since childhood, Helene Stapinski heard lurid tales about her great-great-grandmother, Vita. In Southern Italy, she was a loose woman who had murdered someone. Immigrating to America with three children, she lost one along the way. Helene's youthful obsession with Vita deepened as she grew up, eventually propelling the journalist to...

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