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Nick Cave: Stranger Than Kindness

CANONGATE, 2020

Stranger Than Kindness is a journey in images and words into the creative world of musician, storyteller and cultural icon Nick Cave.

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Pamela Rhodes: Bobby on the Beat

PENGUIN BOOKS, 2013

Back in 1950 Pamela Rhodes became one of the first policewomen in the country. But the force's new female recruits faced a sceptical public in rural Yorkshire and even before they stepped out on the beat there were the prejudices of older male officers..

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Patti Smith: Just Kids

BLOOMSBURY, 2010

A prelude to fame, Just Kids recounts the friendship of two young artists--Patti Smith and Robert Mapplethorpe - whose passion fueled their lifelong pursuit of art.

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Paul Johnson: Socrates

PENGUIN, 2013

This brilliant biography of Socrates by historian Paul Johnson situates the father of philosophy in the fifth century BC Athens that he loved.

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Paul Johnson:Darwin - Portrait of a Genius

PENGUIN BOOKS (USA), 2013

Acclaimed historian and biographer Paul Johnson turns his keen eye on Charles Darwin, the towering figure whose work continues to spur scientific debate.

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Paul Kalanithi: When Breath Becomes Air

RANDOM HOUSE, 2016

At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade’s worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer.

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Paul Lendvai:Orban: Europe's New Strongman

C HURST & CO PUBLISHERS LTD, 2017

Through a masterly and cynical manipulation of ethnic nationalism, and deep-rooted corruption, Prime Minister Orbán has exploited successive electoral victories to build a closely knit and super-rich oligarchy.

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Peter Ackroyd:Alfred Hitchcock

ANCHOR BOOKS, 2017

lfred Hitchcock rigorously controlled his public image, drawing certain carefully selected childhood anecdotes into full focus and blurring out all others.

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Peter Seewald: Benedikt XVI. - Ein Leben

DROEMER TB, 2020

Peter Seewald „gilt als einer der besten Kenner von Papst Benedikt XVI.“, stellte die Wochenzeitung Die Zeit fest. Nun legt Peter Seewald die lang erwartete große Biographie des emeritierten Papstes Joseph Ratzinger vor.

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Phil Knight: Shoe Dog

SIMON & SCHUSTER, 2018

'A refreshingly honest reminder of what the path to business success really looks like ... It's an amazing tale' Bill Gates

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Raphael Honigstein: Klopp: Bring the Noise

YELLOW JERSEY PRESS, 2019

Celebrate Liverpool's 2020 Premier League victory with this definitive insight into the man behind their cup-winning success.

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Renegades Born in the USA

CROWN PUBLISHERS, 2021

Two longtime friends share an intimate and urgent conversation about life, music, and their enduring love of America, with all its challenges and contradictions, in this stunningly produced expansion of their groundbreaking Higher Ground podcast, featuri

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Price: 14 790 Ft

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