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The Disappearance of Lydia Harvey

Julia Laite

An immersive historical account of a fascinating and important untold story

Law in a Time of Crisis

Jonathan Sumption

What is the right relationship between the law and politics, judges and politicians?

How Should A Government Be?

Jaideep Prabhu

When the art of government itself is changing, the old political divisions no longer make sense. Join organisation expert Jaideep Prabhu on a tour of…

How to Spend a Trillion Dollars

Rowan Hooper

A compelling thought experiment that will lead to hours of fruitful debate

The Colonizer and the Colonized

Albert Memmi

In this classic study of European colonialism, Albert Memmi examines the psychological effects of colonial ideology and system on both the colonizer a…

Strongmen

Ruth Ben-Ghiat

A leading academic exposes the historical and cultural contexts which allow political strongmen to thrive

Unconventional Wisdom

Tom Standage

Another bestselling collection of astonishing explainers from The Economist

How Bad Are Bananas?

Mike Berners-Lee

Packed full of information yet always entertaining. From text messages and plastic bags to wars and volcanoes, How Bad Are Bananas? has the carbon ans…

How to Stay Sane in an Age of Division

Elif Shafak

The Booker Prize-shortlisted author on how staying optimistic can make our world better

How Are We Going to Explain This?

Jelmer Mommers

An international bestseller, the first climate book that doesn't leave the reader depressed: realistic and hopeful, witty and clarifying

The Pink Line

Mark Gevisser

Eye-opening, moving, and crafted with expert research, this is a vital journey of epic scope, across the world's most challenging new frontiers

The Velvet Rope Economy

Nelson Schwartz

A new and gripping investigation into the rise of the virtual velvet rope economy

Active Measures

Thomas Rid

This startling history of secret psychological operations traces the century-long rise of organized deception from the Russian Revolution to contempor…

The Classical School

Callum Williams

A breezy, bracingly irreverent introduction to the founders of economics – how they lived, what they thought, what they got wrong and which of their i…

The Address Book

Deirdre Mask

An exuberant work of popular history: why something as seemingly mundane as an address can save lives or serve the powerful

Why We're Polarized

Ezra Klein

Polarisation is often invoked as proof that our societies are broken but what if it's really the system working as intended?

Windows of Opportunity

David Sainsbury

A new theory of economic growth, putting individual firms' investment decisions in the central role

The Medal Factory

Kenny Pryde

The full story of the most successful organisation in the history of sport

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Philip Coggan

A panoramic history of trade, industry and economic thought, from prehistoric times to the present.

The World in Conflict

John Andrews

From a top Economist journalist, an all-new guide to the world's conflicts – recent, current and future

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