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Home: A Short History of an Idea

Rybczynski, Witold
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Back to the Shops: The High Street in History and the Future

Bowlby, Rachel (Professor of Comparative
Over time, shops have occupied radically different places in cultural arguments and everyday lives. Back to the Shops offers a set of short, often surprising chapters, each one a window into a different shop type or mode of selling.
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The Well Gardened Mind: Rediscovering Nature in the Modern World

Stuart-Smith, Sue
'The wisest book I've read for many years ... Much more than a gardening book, much more than a guide to mental health ... Hugely recommended' Stephen Fry THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER A Times and Sunday Times Best Book of 2020
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The Pandemic Century: A History of Global Contagion from the Spanish Flu to Covid-19

Honigsbaum, Mark
A History of Global Contagion from the Spanish Flu to Covid-19 A Financial Times Best Book of the Year The most timely and informative history book you will read this year, tracing a century of pandemics, with a new chapter on COVID-19. Ever since the 1918 Spanish influenza pandemic, scientists have dreamed of preventing catastrophic outbreaks of infectious disease.
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The Art of Travel

de Botton, Alain
Provides an insight into everything from holiday romance to hotel mini-bars, airports to sight-seeing. This book suggests how we might be happier on our journeys.
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Extinct: A Compendium of Obsolete Objects

Penner, Barbara
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We Need New Stories: Challenging the Toxic Myths Behind Our Age of Discontent

Malik, Nesrine
A radical and thought-provoking polemic which examines the foundational myths at the centre of current culture wars
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Past Mistakes: How We Misinterpret History and Why it Matters

Mountain, David
From the fall of Rome to the rise of the Wild West, David Mountain brings colour and perspective to historical mythmaking.
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