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A popular science title about conservation. What should we conserve and why in this age of extinctions? Who should get tickets for the ark?
A revolutionary new explanation for sentience from the neuroscientist who discovered how the brain dreams
A British Band of Brothers: a thrilling account of the Second World War, told through the eyes of a regiment who fought at battles from Tobruk to the…
The first ever travel guide to the Roman Empire.
The Earth writes its own story in the landscape. A novelist sets out on a journey to piece it together
A monumental work of popular history, making the case that the Beeb is as much of a National Treasure as the NHS
The heartbreaking, liberating truth about what racism has cost all of us
Everything you ever wanted to know about how animals live together, and what that means for us
Three hundred action-packed years of Roman history, encompassing the fall of Rome and the rise of a new empire in the East
A compelling thought experiment that will lead to hours of fruitful debate
From the bestselling authors of The Daily Stoic comes an inspiring guide to the lives of Stoicism's greatest practitioners
The answer to overwork and burnout, the route to fulfilment and success: letting go