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A celebration of the virtuoso of well-turned phrases and the master of the studied insult with this collection of his most acerbic quips.No playwright apart from Shakespeare is as widely quoted and Oscar Wilde's needlesharp rejoinders are often repeated with delight. However, his jibes were rarely cruel, and displayed a profound understanding of the human...

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It is 1965, and Swinging London is coming into its prime years. The streets are alive with mods and rockers, playboys and good-time girls, all revelling in the blossoming artistic, creative and cultural energies of the decade. Amid the colour and chaos is a boy sporting drainpipe jeans, an immaculately tailored sports coat and a half-inch wide tie. A...

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The sweeping story of the city of Rome, told through twenty-two moments that shaped its history. ***A Times History Book of the Year*** 'Vivid, pacey ... Superb' The Times. 'Grand narrative underpinned by serious reading' Guardian. 'Confident, elegant ... Admirably ambitious' Daily Mail. From Romulus and Remus to the films of Fellini, Rome has always...

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AN ECONOMIST BOOK OF THE YEAR'A gripping investigation of Israel's assassination policy' Sunday Times'Remarkable' Observer'Riveting' Daily Mail'Compelling' John le CarreWinner of 2018 National Jewish Book AwardFrom the very beginning of its statehood in 1948, the instinct to take every measure to defend the Jewish people has been hardwired into Israel's...

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Have you ever thought why every workout you have ever done stopped at the neck? Or wondered why traditional yoga calms the mind, tones the body but forgets the face? Are you looking for a natural way to look and feel younger and healthier?Danielle Collins, TV's Face Yoga Expert, believes we should all have the opportunity to look and feel the very best we...

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The Irish Phrase Book contains over 1,000 useful phrases and words in Irish with English translations, and a pronunciation guide for each. 

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Great Irish Lives provides a parade of some of Ireland's greatest men and women. Some are little known outside of Ireland such as Father Mathew Lord Carson or Hugh O'Neill but others are famous worldwide such as St Patrick Arthur Guinness or George Best. Martin Wallace celebrates the diversity of Ireland's genius and the contributions that these...

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Irish Whiskey Guide is a brief look at the story of whiskey and its place in Irish history, all the way from monks to poteen to single malts and today's popular special blends. 

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Irish Place Names is a handy reference book containing a collection of over 2,000 well-known names from up and down the country with explanations of their various forms, together with a list of root words from which Irish place names are commonly formed. The wide-ranging selection of place names from north, south, east and west will enable the reader to...

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Providing a concise account of Irish history, this work traces the successive invasions of Celts, Vikings and Normans, the Tudor and Stuart settlements and the gradual emergence of the 'Irish Question' in British politics.

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In this compact guide, Ronan Coghlan provides a comprehensive dictionary of Irish first names, giving the derivation and history of each and, where appropriate, the Irish translation. There is also guidance on pronunciation, different spellings and even advice to parents choosing a name. Earlier names which are no longer in use but which are of historical...

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Here Alf McCreary describes some of the legends and miracles attributed to St. Patrick and tries to uncover the real man behind the myth and his continuing influence on his adopted homeland.

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Irish Songs is a selection of Ireland's best known songs. They range in theme from songs of love and longing to drinking songs and patriotic feeling. They all share the lyrical and spirited appeal that makes Irish songs popular the world over. The song words are accompanied by music and chord notation and are complemented by evocative photography. Songs...

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Great Irish Quotations is a collection of quotes from and about the Irish themselves. Quotations come from Jonathan Swift, Thomas Moore, WB Yeats, Patrick Kavanagh, James Joyce, Sam Hanna Bell and many more. And what book of Irish quotes would be complete without an entire chapter of quotes devoted to the eminently quotable Oscar Wilde?

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The Irish Dictionary is designed to provide swiftly and as simply as possible the basic key vocabulary of the Irish language. It has Irish to English and English to Irish sections and is set out clearly with the minimum of grammatical detail making it useful for students new to the language and for visitors keen to communicate in Irish in Gaeltacht...

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Irish Toasts and Blessings is a collection of traditional Irish toasts and blessings which were once or still are commonly used in Ireland. The toasts celebrate the Irish love of gathering in friendship. The blessings celebrate a love of God, gratitude for His divine help and joy in the natural world. The one thing the toasts and blessings all share is a...

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The 2018/19 season looks set to be one of Liverpool FC's best for many years, with the club being touted as the big rivals to reigning Premier League champions Manchester City. Told through the thoughts and opinions of Liverpool FC's players past and present, staff and fans alike, this book will feature first-hand accounts of the highs and lows of the...

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Classic Celtic Wisdom gives an insight into the world of the Celtic proverb and the society that forged them. It was a rural world consisting of farmers and hunters, who had time to fight as well as time to make verses. Their proverbs reflect this closeness to nature and an attachment to the rhythm of the year. The short, ironic comment, often intended as...

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In this practical guide, the author describes over 20 country houses that are open to the public on a regular basis. From the Palladian glories of Castletown and Russborough to the Gothic style of Castle Ward and Lismore - whose sumptuous interiors and splendid contents are as much a part of their fabric as the buildings themselves - the reader is given a...

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Tracing Your Irish Roots looks at an increasingly popular pastime. This is particularly true for those with an Irish ancestry, as so many Irish families emigrated all over the world in the 19th and 20th centuries.

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A Field Guide to Irish Fairies is an essential aid to their recognition and identification. Expertly researched and compiled, this pocket-sized book makes excellent armchair reading and should accompany anyone with an interest in fairies.

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A thoroughly researched and comprehensive guide to the 2019 Rugby World Cup, to be held in Japan in September. The sporting highlight of the year, with teams from England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland all competing for the coveted William Webb Ellis trophy.The book will provide the reader with all the information and insight needed to understand and enjoy...

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Berlin, September 1944. Ulrich von Hassell, former ambassador to Italy and a key member of the German Resistance, is executed for his part in an assassination plot against Hitler. In response to the attack, Himmler, leader of the SS, orders the arrest of all the families of the plotters.In a remote castle in Italy, von Hassell's beloved daughter, Fey, is...

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We're living longer - let's live better!Getting older should be something to enjoy and celebrate. And it can be.Research shows that we can make a big difference to how well we age. From staying active to connecting with others, this uplifting book shares the secrets to ageing well in eight steps, to help keep you healthy and happy. Each step has...

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Say bye-bye to boredom! School's out - a time that many parents dread. How is it possible to keep kids from staring at screens or complaining there is nothing to do all day? This holiday survival guide is here to help. It's packed with brilliant and inexpensive activities to engage young minds and create awesome memories. From outdoor pursuits to indoor...

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Just after Christmas in 1973, Thomas Niedermayer, manager of Grundig’s Northern Ireland factory, was bundled into a car outside his home in West Belfast. He was never seen alive again by his friends or family. Thomas and Ingeborg Niedermayer had survived the horrors of the Second World War to build a new life for their family in Northern Ireland, only to...

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On first impressions, Ted Bundy seemed like the perfect all-American boy. He was good-looking, fun and very charming; many women found him irresistible... But deep inside he was an evil monster who terrorized large areas of America, assaulting and murdering numerous women and adolescent girls. He used his insider knowledge of law enforcement to evade...

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*the #1 Sunday Times bestseller * instant New York Times bestseller * an Observer 'best brainy book of the decade' * #1 Wall Street Journal bestseller * Irish Times bestseller * Audio bestseller * Guardian bestseller * * Endorsed by Barack Obama, Bill and Melinda Gates and Tom Harford, and Longlisted for the 2018 Financial Times/McKinsey Business Book of...

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Billy McNeill is one of the most legendary Celts of all time, spending his entire playing career at the Glasgow giants and making 832 appearances between 1958 and 1975.He was voted the Greatest-Ever Captain by the fans and also had two stints as manager of the team, including guiding them to the League and Cup double during Celtic's Centenary year in...

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A Course in Miracles teaches that the way to remembering God - the path of inner peace - is through love and forgiveness. The unique curriculum it offers has resonated with millions of people around the world and has been translated into over a dozen languages. Each of the 50 beautifully designed cards in this deck draws from a lesson in A Course In...

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Connect to your inner self and the world around you and enjoy a new sense of peace and happiness. This stunning book will help you along your own spiritual journey, by introducing you to traditions, philosophies and practices which have the power to open your heart and broaden your mind. Along with tips on how to practise spirituality in your everyday...

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Forget everything you've heard about being singleNope, you don't need a better half - you're already whole. And every second waiting for 'the one' is time wasted: time that could be spent living your life your way.Because when you take a moment to stop and look at things differently, you'll soon see that there are so many wonderful reasons to embrace...

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Learn to savour every moment, notice and appreciate the little things, and discover contentment and gratitude with a more mindful approach to life. Packed with simple, easy-to-follow tips and calming quotes by writers and philosophers, this is your essential guide to feeling good and living well. 

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Stay wild and free There's a whole world out there just waiting to be explored. Spark your wanderlust with this little book, packed with beautiful quotes and affirmations from the world's greatest travellers and adventurers, and be inspired to dream, explore and discover!

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Marking the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong's `small step' this beautiful book explores people's fascination with our only natural satellite. Published to coincide with Royal Museums Greenwich's exhibition The Moon, immerse yourself in contemporary essays and fascinating images wrapped in a sleek design.Edited by the exhibition's curators, Melanie...

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ONE WAY TICKET is the story of a man and modern cycling.Jonathan Vaughters is one of the leading figures in world cycling, a record-breaking mountain climber, Tour de France stage winner and former teammate to Lance Armstrong. He is now manager and influential figurehead of the renowned Education First World Tour team.In ONE-WAY TICKET: Nine Lives and Two...

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The voice of reason in a world that won't shut up.The Sunday Times BestsellerEvery day, James O'Brien listens to people blaming hard-working immigrants for stealing their jobs while scrounging benefits, and pointing their fingers at the EU and feminists for destroying Britain. But what makes James's daily LBC show such essential listening - and has made...

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Do you criticise yourself on a daily basis? Are you always comparing yourself to others? Kindfulness is there for you. This practical, uplifting guide combines the two hot topics of the moment: mindfulness and self-compassion. From the author of Mindfulness on the Go and Mindfulness for Worriers, this book teaches you how to make mindfulness your ally in...

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