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  1. All Write: An Easterhouse Collection by Bev Clark
  2. Gift from the Sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh
  3. Encountering 'the Other' by Jean Vanier
  4. Still Life with a Bridle: Essays and Apokryphas by Zbigniew Herbert

    Still Life with a Bridle: Essays and Apokryphas by Zbigniew Herbert

    $8.81

    The author of this book travelled to Holland from his native Poland to explore the history of Dutch life in the 17th century. The 16 prose pieces in this book focus on the art of the period, using it as a stepping-stone point for an individual examination of the Dutch people as a whole. Learn More
  5. The Voice of the Thunder by Laurens Van der Post

    The Voice of the Thunder by Laurens Van der Post

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    Brings together two of Laurens Van Der Post's most far-reaching essays, reissued here as "The Little Memory" and "The Great Memory", in which he traces "the odyssean pattern that exists in the unconscious of every human being" - for each to fulfil his or her individual destiny. Learn More
  6. The Ukimwi Road: From Kenya to Zimbabwe by Dervla Murphy

    The Ukimwi Road: From Kenya to Zimbabwe by Dervla Murphy

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    In January 1992, Dervla Murphy embarked on a cycle tour from Kenya to Zimbabwe via Uganda, Tanzania, Malawi and Zambia. She realized that for travellers who wish to remain stress-free, Africa is the wrong continent. Inevitably she was caught up in the harrowing problems of the peoples she met. Learn More
  7. Granta by Ian Jack

    Granta by Ian Jack

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    This issue on Russia explores how an old country is finding new ways to think and write. As well as fiction by Russian writers, there is a report on a visit to the once unvisitable Siberia, interviews with the survivors of Stalin's gulag, and a discussion of the place of vodka in Russian culture. Learn More
  8. Of Street Piemen by Henry Mayhew

    Of Street Piemen by Henry Mayhew

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    Takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th century California and the Russian steppe. This title features stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions. Learn More
  9. A Point of View by Clive James

    A Point of View by Clive James

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    21st century Britain: a point of view from our fiercest and funniest critic Learn More
  10. Mauve Gloves by Tom Wolfe

    Mauve Gloves by Tom Wolfe

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    The author writes about such diverse subjects as aerial combat over Vietnam and the upper echelons of society. Wolfe's drawings have appeared in one-man shows in New York galleries. Learn More

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