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  • HELL AND GOOD COMPANY
    RHODES, RICHARD
    The Spanish Civil War (1936-1939) engaged an extraordinary number of exceptional artists and writers: Pablo Picasso, Joan Miro, Martha Gellhorn, Ernest Hemingway, George Orwell, John Dos Passos, to name only a few. The idealism of the cause - defending democracy from fascism at a time when Europe was darkening toward another world war - and the brutality of the conflict drew fr...
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    15,75 €

  • NOTRE DAME: A SHORT HISTORY OF THE MEANING OF CATHEDRALS
    FOLLETT, KEN
    'Two days after Notre Dame burned, I flew to Paris to appear on the TV programme La Grande Librairie for a discussion about cathedrals. The following morning I had breakfast at the Hotel Bristol with my French publisher and she asked me to write a short book about Notre Dame and what it means to all of us. She said she would donate the publisher's profits to the rebuilding fund...
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    13,50 €

  • VOGUE COCKTAILS: CLASSIC DRINKS FROM THE GOLDEN AGE OF COCKTAILS
    MCNULTY, HENRY
    The Little Black Dress of cocktail books.From the archives of British Vogue, the classic cocktail book, for a new generation of discerning drinkers.Vogue Cocktails is a collection of recipes compiled by former British Vogue drinks aficionado and man-about-town, Henry McNulty. Taking inspiration from the cocktail culture of the 1930s, Vogue Cocktails contains 150 recipes organiz...
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    14,00 €

  • DR. WANGARI MAATHAI PLANTS A FOREST : A GOOD NIGHT STORIES FOR REBEL GIRLS CHAPTER BOOK
    REBEL GIRLS
    From the world of Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls comes a historical novel based on the life of Dr. Wangari Maathai, the Nobel Peace Prize-winning activist and environmentalist from Kenya. Wangari lives in the lush, green, land of rural Kenya where the soil is perfect for planting, the trees tower into the sky, and the streams are full of mysterious creatures. All day, she p...
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    13,80 €

  • THE UNABRIDGED JOURNALS OF SYLVIA PLATH
    PLATH, SYLVIA
    A major literary event--the complete, uncensored journals of Sylvia Plath, published in their entirety for the first time. Sylvia Plath's journals were originally published in 1982 in a heavily abridged version authorized by Plath's husband, Ted Hughes. This new edition is an exact and complete transcription of the diaries Plath kept during the last twelve years of her life. Si...
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    27,00 €

  • HOW TO SAVE THE WORLD FOR FREE
    FEE, NATALIE
    There is no greater aspiration than saving the world. Natalie Fee's upbeat and engaging book is a life-altering guide to making those changes that will contribute to helping our planet. Covering all key areas of our lives, from food and leisure to travel and sex, Natalie will galvanise you to think and live differently. You will feel better, live better and ultimately breathe b...
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    16,25 €

  • THIS IS AN UPRISING
    ENGLER, MARK
    "Absorbing... Ambitious... Indispensable. A genuine gift to social movements everywhere." -Naomi Klein Features a new Foreword by Bill McKibben and a Reading Group GuideFrom protests to defend immigrant rights and combat climate change, to Occupy, #BlackLivesMatter, and the resistance to the Trump administration, a new generation is unleashing strategic nonviolent action to sha...
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    20,00 €

  • 1984
    ORWELL, GEORGE
    One of the BBC's '100 Novels that Shaped the World''Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past'Hidden away in the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith skilfully rewrites the past to suit the needs of the Party. Yet he inwardly rebels against the totalitarian world he lives in, which demands absolute obedi...
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    12,30 €

  • LITTLE BOOK OF KINDNESS: CONNECT WITH OTHERS, BE HAPPIER, TRANSFORM YOUR LIFE
    HAMILTON, DR DAVID
    A fully illustrated guide to the science and benefits of kindness from leading kindness expert, Dr David R Hamilton.Scientific evidence has proven that kindness changes the brain, impacts the heart and immune system, is an antidote to depression, improves relationships and even slows the ageing process. Yet, more than this, kindness can power real and lasting change in the worl...
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    10,80 €

  • RIVER OF CONSCIOUSNESS
    SACKS, OLIVER
    Two weeks before his death, Oliver Sacks outlined the contents of The River of Consciousness, the last book he would oversee . . .The bestselling author of On the Move, Musicophilia, and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, Sacks is known for his illuminating case histories about people living with neurological conditions at the far borderlands of human experience. But his g...
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    13,50 €

  • NEW YORK
    RAMELLI, SERGE
    Black-and-white urban photography has a unique effect: It can lend a historical feel or bring out perspectives and surfaces in a special way. Serge Ramelli's New York photos do both - and much more. With his film director's eye, he searches out locations using parameters that evoke a specific atmosphere and build tension. The New York skyline or typical New York street scenes a...
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    59,90 €

  • PETER LINDBERGH. ON FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY ? 40
    LINDBERGH, PETER
    En 1988 Peter Lindbergh fotografió en una playa de Malibú la serie White Shirts, imágenes que ahora se conocen en todo el mundo. Tan sencillas como influyentes, estas fotografías nos presentaron a Linda Evangelista, Christy Turlington, Rachel Williams, Karen Alexander, Tatjana Patitz y Estelle Lefébure. Esto marcó el comienzo de una era que redefinió la belleza. Lindbergh conti...
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    20,00 €