A Persian Childhood is a humorous and tender evocation of a past age. An autobiographical account of life in Persia during the 1920s and 1930s as seen through a child's eyes.
James Douglas-Hamilton; Sir Malcolm Rifkind (Foreword)
A revealing memoir of political life by a former Thatcher Minister.
The first biography of Amelia Edwards, founder of the Egypt Exploration Society.
When Bulgaria's greatest entrepreneur comes home he finds a snakepit at its heart... A biography.
Ivan Mestrovic (1883-1962), one of the towering figures of 20th Century sculpture, not only achieved international acclaim, but also came to be revered in his homeland of Croatia as a leading figure
The first and only account of the life of Lady Anne Blunt, traveller, writer and horsewoman
This books charts the story of Nursultan Nazarbayev in the form of an illustrated chronological narrative
This vivid personal story tells of the devastating consequences for ordinary people of totalitarianism and dictatorship.
This book written by one of Brassey's descendants sets his achievements in the context of Britain's expanding worldwide role in the 19th century