Here is our latest range of interesting biographies on political figures.
Please note that some of these titles have featured in the earlier biography & history packs.
The 20 books in this pack are:
9781610396844Agent M By: Henry Hemming
9780525428824The Sultan and the Queen The Untold Story of Elizabeth and Islam By: Jerry Brotton (University of London)
9781760403621The Claimant By: Paul Terry
9780385532297Gandhi Before India By: Historian and Writer Ramachandra Guha
9780062397805Hubris: The Tragedy of War in the Twentieth Century By: Sir Alistair Horne
9781472124746Viceroys: The Creation of the British By: Christopher Lee
9781250064653The Private Heinrich Himmler: Letters of a Mass By: Katrin Himmler
9780670016570The Great Leader and the Fighter Pilot: The True Story of the Tyrant Who Created North Korea and the Young Lieutenant Who Stole His Way to Freedom By: Blaine Harden
9781474605359The Favourite: The Life of Sarah Churchill and the History Behind the Major Motion Picture By: Ophelia Field
9781605299501The Intellectual Devotional Biographies By: DAVID S. KIDDER
9780316307888New World By: John Butman
9781250304858The Fall of Heaven: The Pahlavis and the Final Days of Imperial Iran By: Andrew Scott Cooper
9780465060986Blood Sisters The Women Behind the Wars of the Roses By: Sarah Gristwood
9780670023950Eleanor Roosevelt By: Blanche Wiesen Cook
9781863958271Our Man Elsewhere By: Thornton McCamish
9780804140034Avenue Of Spies By: Alex Kershaw
9781594203763The Patriarch: The Remarkable Life and Turbulent Times of Joseph P. Kennedy By: David Nasaw
9780393239423Jonathan Swift: The Reluctant Rebel By: John Stubbs
9780374134716Dare Not Linger: The Presidential Years By: Graca Machel
9781444783032The Churchill Factor: How One Man Made History By: Boris Johnson
A box full of political bios of people you may know and those you may not, this is a must for those politics and biography buffs in your life.
The Favourite by Ophelia Field tells the story of Sarah Churchill and her relationship with Queen Anne. A very well-written bio of a political figure who had an interesting personal life.
Australian Alan Moorehead is the subject of Our Man Elsewhere by Thornton McCamish. A fascinating read that will have you seeking out Moorehead's writings.
The second volume in Nelson Mandela's memoirs is Dare Not Linger, published atfer his death. Mandela's incredible strength and true leadership are obvious in this book.
As exciting as any fictional thriller, Avenue of Spies by Alex Kershaw is about an American in Paris during World War II who defied Hitler. This is a perfect gift for a World War II completist.
Eleanor Roosevelt was an incredible woman and Blanche Wiesen Cook's biography does her justice. Eleanor Roosevelt is a detailed depiction of a truly great life.
Elisa, Book Grocer