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    Sakhalin Island

    R201,00 R205,00
    Highly valuable both as a detailed depiction of the Tsarist system of penal servitude and as an insight into Chekhov's motivations and objectives for visiting the colony and writing the expose, Sakhalin Island is a haunting work of tremendous importance which had a huge impact both on Chekhov's subsequent work and on Russian society.

    Love, Nina: Despatches from Family Life

    R184,00 R205,00
    In 1982 Nina Stibbe, a 20-year-old from Leicester, moved to London to work as a nanny for a very particular family. It was a perfect match: Nina had no idea how to cook, look after children or who the weirdos were who called round.

    The Light of Truth

    R201,00 R280,00
    Through brilliant social analysis, the author exposed lynching as part of a larger framework of subjugation in which white people used violence as a deliberate tactic to combat black economic progress in the southern USA. This book tells her story.

    Fighting Fascism in Europe: The World War II Letters of an American Veteran of the Spanish Civil War

    "A marvelous story... will be consulted as long as World War II and the Spanish Civil War are studied... Cane is a very good writer." Frank F. Mathias, author of The GI Generation: A Memoir

    Margot Asquith's Great War Diary 1914-1916: The View from Downing Street

    R201,00 R336,64
    A Downing Street diary with a difference; offering a unique record and a fascinating insight into the British government during WWI, written by Margot Asquith, the wife of the prime minister, H. H. Asquith.

    Westminster Diary: A Reluctant Minister Under Tony Blair

    R451,00 R613,48
    Dairies charting the daily life of a working peer under Blair



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    Twenty-One Letters of Ambrose Bierce

    R235,00 R355,27

    Life of Octavia Hill: As Told in Her Letters

    R1 178,00
    The letters of social reformer Octavia Hill (1838-1912) reveal the human side to an extremely able administrator.