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            World History: Postwar, From C 1945 -

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            By Obama, Michelle

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            An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. As First Lady of the United States of America-the firs ...

            ISBN 9780241334140
            Published 14 November 2018 by Penguin
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            Upheaval: How Nations Cope with Crisis and Change

            Upheaval: How Nations Cope with Crisis and Change (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Diamond, Jared

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            In his landmark international bestsellers Guns, Germs and Steel and Collapse, Jared Diamond transformed our understanding of what makes civilizations rise and fall. Now in the third book in this monumental trilogy, he reveals how successful nations recover from crisis. Diamond sh ...

            ISBN 9780241003435
            Published 7 May 2019 by Penguin
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            The Uninhabitable Earth: A Story of the Future

            The Uninhabitable Earth: A Story of the Future (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wallace-Wells, David

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            The signs of climate change are unmistakable even today, but the real transformations have hardly begun. We've been taught that warming would be slow-but, barring very dramatic action, each of these impacts is likely to arrive within the length of a new mortgage signed this year. ...

            ISBN 9780241400517
            Published 5 March 2019 by Penguin
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            When the Clouds Fell from the Sky: A Daughter's Search for Her Father in the Killing Fields of Cambodia
             

            When the Clouds Fell from the Sky: A Daughter's Search for Her Father in the Killing Fields of Cambodia (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Carmichael, Robert

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            In 1977, young diplomat Ouk Ket was recalled to Cambodia 'to get educated to better fulfil [his] responsibilities'. Left behind in Paris were his French wife and their two young children; they never saw him again. Through this tragedy, the book explores the infamous S-21 prison, ...

            ISBN 9781472143754
            Release Date 6 August 2019 by Little, Brown Book Group
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            Chernobyl: History of a Tragedy

            Chernobyl: History of a Tragedy (Paperback)

            By Plokhy, Serhii

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            On the morning of 26 April 1986 Europe witnessed the worst nuclear disaster in history: the explosion of a reactor at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Soviet Ukraine. The outburst put the world on the brink of nuclear annihilation. In the end, less than five percent of the re ...

            ISBN 9780141988351
            Published 7 May 2019 by Penguin
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            Places and Names: On War, Revolution and Returning

            Places and Names: On War, Revolution and Returning (Hardback)

            By Ackerman, Elliot

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            In a refugee camp in southern Turkey, Elliot Ackerman sits across the table from Abu Hassar, who fought for Al Qaeda in Iraq and whose connections to the Islamic State are murky. At first, Ackerman pretends to have been a journalist during the Iraq War, but after he establishes a ...

            ISBN 9780241355169
            Published 18 June 2019 by Penguin
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            Trinity: The Treachery and Pursuit of the Most Dangerous Spy in History
             

            Trinity: The Treachery and Pursuit of the Most Dangerous Spy in History (Hardback)

            By Close, Frank

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            Klaus Fuchs knew more nuclear secrets in the last two years of the Second World War than anyone else in Britain. He was taken onto the Manhattan Project in the USA as a trusted physicist - and was the conduit by which knowledge of the highest classification passed to the Soviet U ...

            ISBN 9780241309834
            Release Date 6 August 2019 by Penguin
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            Hidden Figures: The Untold Story of the African American Women Who Helped Win the Space Race

            Hidden Figures: The Untold Story of the African American Women Who Helped Win the Space Race (Paperback)

            By Shetterly, Margot Lee

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            SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE Set amid the civil rights movement, the never-before-told true story of NASA's African-American female mathematicians who played a crucial role in America's space program.

            ISBN 9780008201326
            Published 19 December 2016 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Kursk: Film tie-in

            Kursk: Film tie-in (Paperback, Film Tie-In)

            By Moore, Robert

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            But above all, he tells the nail-bitingly poignant human story of the families waiting ashore, of the desperate efforts of British, Norwegian and Russian rescuers, and of the Kursk sailors, trapped in the aft compartnemt, waiting for rescue, as a horrified world followed their ba ...

            ISBN 9780857504135
            Published 16 July 2019 by Transworld Publishers
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            Intent to Deceive: Denying the Genocide of the Tutsi
             

            Intent to Deceive: Denying the Genocide of the Tutsi (Hardback)

            By Melvern, Linda

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            A shocking expose of genocide denial. The 1994 genocide of the Tutsi, an attempt to exterminate a minority people, was unprecedented in speed and scale, comparable to the genocide of the Armenians by Turkey and the Nazi Holocaust. But the violence continues today as supporters of ...

            ISBN 9781788733281
            Published 3 June 2019 by Verso Books
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