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A beautifully illustrated spotter's guide to 52 of Britain's most successful plants – their names, stories, uses and quirks
The remarkable stories of trees that have shaped human history – from the wooden ladder that solved a crime to France's revolutionary Liberty Tre…
A behind-the-scenes tour for booklovers everywhere
A short history of one of Ancient Britain's most enigmatic civilisations
Power. Privilege. Parties. It's a very small world at the top.
The food system no longer serves us: it’s killing us. Here’s why we should be hungry for change
An absorbing group biography of the Oxford thinkers who transformed philosophical thought in twentieth-century Britain
A richly detailed history of the Church of England from a top historian who is also an Anglican priest
The urgent story of this country's biggest crisis, told through the lives of those it most affects
An illuminating, compassionate exploration of the psychology of caregiving – and the mysterious world of the human mind
A defence of liberalism by renowned political philosopher Francis Fukuyama
The shocking story of the war in Ukraine, told from behind Russian lines