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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 46 books in this booklist

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  • Cover image of book Journalism by Joe Sacco
    Journalism - by Joe Sacco

    £14.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781787331303 | ISBN 10: 178733130x

    "The blessing of an inherently interpretive medium like comics is that it hasn't allowed me to... make a virtue of dispassion. For good or for ill, the comics medium is adamant, and it has forced me to make choices. In my view, that is part of its me ... more

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  • Cover image of book Reporting the Troubles: Journalists tell their stories of the Northern Ireland conflict by Deric Henderson and Ivan Little
    Reporting the Troubles: Journalists tell their stories of the Northern Ireland conflict - by Deric Henderson and Ivan Little

    £14.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781780731797 | ISBN 10: 1780731795

    In Reporting the Troubles sixty-eight renowned journalists tell their stories of working in Northern Ireland during the Troubles the victims that they have never forgotten, the events that have never left them, and the lasting impact of the experienc ... more

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  • Cover image of book I Was Told To Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad by Souad Mekhennet
    I Was Told To Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad - by Souad Mekhennet

    £9.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780349008370 | ISBN 10: 034900837x

    Souad Mekhennet is a German-born Moroccan Muslim, a Washington Post correspondent, still based in Germany. This is her brave and powerful memoir. Her life and her quest are nothing less than THE modern story.   I was told to come alone. I was not ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Bedside Guardian 2017 by Guardian Books
    The Bedside Guardian 2017 - by Guardian Books

    £14.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781783561254 | ISBN 10: 1783561254

    The Bedside Guardian rounds up the best journalism of 2017, showcasing the intelligent wit and thought-provoking opinions for which the paper is famous.  Essential reading for those of us attempting to make sense of a fast-changing world, in a y ... more

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  • Cover image of book Seeing Things As They Are: Selected Journalism and Other Writings by George Orwell
    Seeing Things As They Are: Selected Journalism and Other Writings - by George Orwell

    £9.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9780141984230 | ISBN 10: 0141984236

    An enlightening anthology of George Orwell's journalism and non-fiction writing, showing his genius across a wide variety of genres. Selected by leading expert Peter Davison.  Famous for his novels and essays, Orwell remains one of our very b ... more

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  • Cover image of book The New Rulers of the World by John Pilger
    The New Rulers of the World - by John Pilger

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781784782115 | ISBN 10: 1784782114

    Pilger tackles the injustices and double standards inherent in the politics of globalization and exposes the terrible truth behind the power and wealth of states and corporations.   John Pilger is one of the world’s renowned investigative jour ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Bedside Guardian 2015 by Malik Meer (Editor), with a foreword by Naomi Klein
    The Bedside Guardian 2015 - by Malik Meer (Editor), with a foreword by Naomi Klein

    £14.99   hardback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781783561155 | ISBN 10: 1783561157

    It was the year of an unexpected general election result and a dramatic Labour leadership contest; ‘Je suis Charlie’ and #BlackLivesMatter; a year in which FIFA spectacularly imploded on the world stage and a transgender woman appeared on the front o ... more

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  • Cover image of book Complacency and Collusion: A Critical Introduction to Business and Financial Journalism by Keith J. Butterick
    Complacency and Collusion: A Critical Introduction to Business and Financial Journalism - by Keith J. Butterick

    £19.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780745332031 | ISBN 10: 074533203x

    The growing passivity and changing bias of Western journalists is widely acknowledged. Journalism is increasingly hollowed out by writers who are no longer gathering news but rather churning out unsourced information, PR texts and snippets found onli ... more

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  • Cover image of book Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists by Matthew Burgess
    Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists - by Matthew Burgess

    £31.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781138793217 | ISBN 10: 1138793213

    Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists is written to inform, instruct and inspire journalists on the investigative possibilities offered by the Freedom of Information Act.  Covering exactly what the Act is, how to make F ... more

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  • Cover image of book Great Irish Reportage by John Horgan
    Great Irish Reportage - by John Horgan

    £9.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780241967126 | ISBN 10: 0241967120

    Reports and dispatches from Ireland's finest writers: the first-ever anthology of Irish reportage.   Alongside its world-famous tradition of great fiction, Ireland has a less well known but thrilling tradition of reportage: journalism, dispatc ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Politics of Dissent: A Biography of E D Morel by Donald Mitchell
    The Politics of Dissent: A Biography of E D Morel - by Donald Mitchell

    £11.00   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781781321782 | ISBN 10: 1781321787

    Morel was an author, journalist, radical campaigner and Member of Parliament. His pursuit of social justice and human rights, his trenchant critique of the establishment, and his extraordinarily prolific output made him both loved and hated by his co ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Bedside Guardian 2014 by Becky Gardiner
    The Bedside Guardian 2014 - by Becky Gardiner

    £14.99   hardback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780852655634 | ISBN 10: 0852655630

    2014 was a memorable year for the Guardian. In the space of a few weeks it won the Newspaper of the Year award, the European Press Prize for journalism, and - the ultimate honour - the Pulitzer Prize for its groundbreaking articles on NSA surveillanc ... more

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  • Cover image of book Global Muckraking: 100 Years of Investigative Journalism from Around the World by Anya Schiffrin (Editor)
    Global Muckraking: 100 Years of Investigative Journalism from Around the World - by Anya Schiffrin (Editor)

    £19.95   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781595589736 | ISBN 10: 1595589732

    Selected by today’s leading journalists, the gems of muckraking journalism from Britain to Burma.  “The foreign correspondent is frequently the only means of getting an important story told, or of drawing the world’s attention to disasters in ... more

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  • Cover image of book Shaking a Leg: Collected Journalism and Writings by Angela Carter
    Shaking a Leg: Collected Journalism and Writings - by Angela Carter

    £12.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780099583073 | ISBN 10: 0099583070

    Forthright, funny, unpredictable: Carter is capable of illuminating any topic with the brilliance of her prose.   With a new introduction by Rachel Cooke.   Reading Shaking a Leg is like spending time with the funniest, wisest friend yo ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Revolution Will Be Digitised: Dispatches from the Information War by Heather Brooke
    The Revolution Will Be Digitised: Dispatches from the Information War - by Heather Brooke

    £12.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780099538080 | ISBN 10: 0099538083

    There is more information in the world than ever before - but who is in control?  At the centre is the Establishment: governments, corporations andpowerful individuals who have more knowledge about us, and more power, than at any other time in ... more

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  • Cover image of book Penny Red: Notes from the New Age of Dissent by Laurie Penny
    Penny Red: Notes from the New Age of Dissent - by Laurie Penny

    £17.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780745332086 | ISBN 10: 0745332080

    In the space of a year, Laurie Penny has become one of the most prominent voices of the new left. This book brings together her diverse writings, showing what it is to be young, angry and progressive in the face of an increasingly violent and oppress ... more

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  • Cover image of book Introducing Slavoj Zizek: A Graphic Guide by Christopher Kul-Want and Piero
    Introducing Slavoj Zizek: A Graphic Guide - by Christopher Kul-Want and Piero

    £7.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781848312937 | ISBN 10: 1848312938

    A brand-new Introducing title on the ‘world’s most dangerous philosopher’.   Slavoj Zizek is one of those rare philosophers writing today whose fame exceeds academia and who is widely known publicly.   Zizek’s work and writings ... more

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  • Cover image of book Believe in People: The Essential Karel Capek by Karel Capek
    Believe in People: The Essential Karel Capek - by Karel Capek

    £12.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780571231621 | ISBN 10: 0571231624

    Playful and provocative, irreverent and inspiring, Capek is perhaps the best-loved Czech writer of all time. Novelist and playwright, famed for inventing the word ‘robot’ in his play RUR, Capek was a vital part of the burgeoning artistic scene of Cze ... more

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  • Cover image of book Newspeak in the 21st Century by David Edwards and David Cromwell
    Newspeak in the 21st Century - by David Edwards and David Cromwell

    £21.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780745328935 | ISBN 10: 0745328938

    Since 2001, Media Lens has encourgaed thousands of readers to challenge the distorted version of the world presented by major newspapers and broadcasters. The media responses included in Newspeak expose the arrogance and servility to power of leading ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Age of the Warrior: Selected Writings by Robert Fisk
    The Age of the Warrior: Selected Writings - by Robert Fisk

    £14.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780007270873 | ISBN 10: 0007270879

    Robert Fisk has reported from the Middle East for over 30 years - during that time he has covered 11 major wars, countless insurgencies and massacres.   In this authoritative collection of his journalism he mounts a resistance to those wh ... more

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  • Cover image of book Flat Earth News: ... Falsehood, Distortion and Propaganda in the Global Media by Nick Davies
    Flat Earth News: ... Falsehood, Distortion and Propaganda in the Global Media - by Nick Davies

    £9.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780099512684 | ISBN 10: 0099512688

    'Finally I was forced to admit that I work in a corrupted profession.' When award-winning journalist Nick Davies decided to break Fleet Street's unwritten rule by investigating his own colleagues, he found that the business of reporting the truth had ... more

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  • Cover image of book India
    India's Unending Journey - by Mark Tully

    £12.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781846040184 | ISBN 10: 1846040183

    Sir Mark Tully is one of the world's leading writers and broadcasters on India, and the presenter of the much loved radio programm 'Something Understood'. In this remarkable and timely work, he reveals the profound changes happening in India today, a ... more

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  • Cover image of book Travels with Herodotus by Ryszard Kapuscinski
    Travels with Herodotus - by Ryszard Kapuscinski

    £9.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780141021140 | ISBN 10: 0141021144

    Ryszard Kapuscinski was the greatest traveller-reporter of our time. Travels with Herodotus depicts his beginnings as an inexperienced young Polish journalist and reveals what drove him throughout his extraordinary life.  At every encounter ... more

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  • Cover image of book Small Wars Permitting: Dispatches from Foreign Lands by Christina Lamb
    Small Wars Permitting: Dispatches from Foreign Lands - by Christina Lamb

    £10.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780007256891 | ISBN 10: 0007256892

    Since leaving England aged 21 with an invitation to a Karachi wedding and a yearning for adventure, Christina Lamb has spent 20 years living out of suitcases, reporting from around the world and becoming one of Britain’s most highly regarded journali ... more

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  • Cover image of book Frontline Pakistan: The Path to Catastrophe and the Killing of Benazir Bhutto by Zahid Hussain
    Frontline Pakistan: The Path to Catastrophe and the Killing of Benazir Bhutto - by Zahid Hussain

    £10.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781845118020 | ISBN 10: 1845118022

    Pakistan has been home to the world's most dangerous terrorists. Osama Bin Laden himself is believed to be hiding close to its border. After 9/11, Pakistan's military leader, General Pervez Musharraf, took an astonishing about-turn, and pledged his s ... more

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  • Cover image of book Beyond the Green Zone: Dispatches from an Unembedded Reporter in Occupied Iraq by Dahr Jamail
    Beyond the Green Zone: Dispatches from an Unembedded Reporter in Occupied Iraq - by Dahr Jamail

    £17.99   hardback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781931859479 | ISBN 10: 1931859477

    "From the earliest days of the war, Dahr Jamail has been a human conduit for the voices of Iraqis living under U.S. occupation. In the face of tremendous personal risk, his commitment to the crucial, principled task of bearing witness has never waver ... more

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  • Cover image of book Paradise Divided: A Portrait of Lebanon by Alex Klaushofer
    Paradise Divided: A Portrait of Lebanon - by Alex Klaushofer

    £12.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781904955351 | ISBN 10: 1904955355

    This timely portrait of Lebanon exposes the fault lines that underlie the current crisis in the Middle East, and charts the country’s attempts to rebuild a fragile peace after its long civil war and recent conflict with Israel.  Part reportag ... more

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  • Cover image of book Freedom Next Time by John Pilger
    Freedom Next Time - by John Pilger

    £9.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780552773324 | ISBN 10: 0552773328

    When Nelson Mandela stepped out of prison to freedom in 1990, the elation in South Africa and around the world was palpable. But true freedom for his people remains a distant dream. Why? From South Africa to India and beyond, a rapacious economic sys ... more

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  • Cover image of book Blood and Religion: The Unmasking of the Jewish and Democratic State by Jonathan Cook
    Blood and Religion: The Unmasking of the Jewish and Democratic State - by Jonathan Cook

    £24.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780745325552 | ISBN 10: 0745325556

    What is Israel hoping to achieve with its recent pull-out from Gaza?   Journalist Jonathan Cook, who spent five years reporting on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, presents a lucid account of the motivations and implications behind the Gaza wit ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Role of the Press and Communication Technology in Democratization: The Nigerian Story by Aje-Ori Anna Agbese
    The Role of the Press and Communication Technology in Democratization: The Nigerian Story - by Aje-Ori Anna Agbese

    £115.00   hardback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780415981491 | ISBN 10: 0415981492

    In the 1990s, Nigeria, like several countries in Asia, Africa, Eastern Europe and Latin America, underwent transition programs to return the country to democracy. Nigeria’s democratization in the 1990s was a civil and international movement to free N ... more

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  • Cover image of book What Happened Here: Bush Chronicles by Eliot Weinberger
    What Happened Here: Bush Chronicles - by Eliot Weinberger

    £9.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9781844670840 | ISBN 10: 1844670848

    With wit and anger, the author of the blackly comic What I Heard About Iraq takes us through the administration of the 'Bush junta'.  Eliot Weinberger begins with the inauguration of George W. Bush and the actions and policies that presaged an invasi ... more

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  • Cover image of book Stranger in a Strange Land: Encounters in the Disunited States by Gary Younge
    Stranger in a Strange Land: Encounters in the Disunited States - by Gary Younge

    £13.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9781595580689 | ISBN 10: 1595580689

    Black, opinionated, and from a working-class background, Gary Younge is not your typical foreign correspondent. Yet, in three years working for The Guardian newspaper in New York, Younge has aquired a transatlantic reputation as one of the most thoug ... more

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  • Cover image of book Wild Ducks Flying Backward by Tom Robbins
    Wild Ducks Flying Backward - by Tom Robbins

    £9.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9781842431719 | ISBN 10: 1842431714

    Whether he is rocking with the Doors, depoliticizing Picasso's Guernica, lamenting the angst-ridden state of contemporary literature, or drooling over tomato sandwiches and a species of womanhood he calls 'the genius waitress,' Tom Robbins's briefer ... more

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  • Cover image of book All of These People by Fergal Keane
    All of These People - by Fergal Keane

    £11.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780007176939 | ISBN 10: 0007176937

    Fergal Keane's memoir is an account of an extraordinary human journey. At its heart is the poignant story of a son's search for his father and the reconciliation that is possible even after death.  As one of the BBC's most distinguished foreign corre ... more

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  • Cover image of book Confessions of an Argentine Dirty Warrior by Horacio Verbitsky
    Confessions of an Argentine Dirty Warrior - by Horacio Verbitsky

    £14.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9781565849853 | ISBN 10: 156584985x

    Retired navy officer Adolfo Scilingo is the first man ever to break the Argentine military's pact of silence, stunning his compatriots and the world by openly confessing to his participation in the hideous practice of pushing live political dissident ... more

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  • Cover image of book Absurdistan: A Bumpy Ride Through Some of the World
    Absurdistan: A Bumpy Ride Through Some of the World's Scariest, Weirdest Places - by Eric Campbell

    £14.99   paperback   (2004) - ISBN 13: 9780732279806 | ISBN 10: 0732279801

    Award-winning foreign correspondent Eric Campbell has been stoned by fundamentalists, captured by US Special Forces, arrested in Serbia and threatened with expulsion from China. He's negociated dating rituals in Moscow, shared a house with a cha ... more

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  • Cover image of book Dispatches from the People
    Dispatches from the People's War in Nepal - by Li Onesto

    £29.99   paperback   (2004) - ISBN 13: 9780745323404 | ISBN 10: 0745323405

    A Maoist revolution has been raging in Nepal since 1996. In 1999, Li Onesto became the first foreign journalist to travel deep into the guerrilla zones of this Himalayan country.  Allowed unprecedented access, she interviewed political and military l ... more

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  • Cover image of book Putin by Anna Politkovskaya
    Putin - by Anna Politkovskaya

    £10.99   paperback   (2004) - ISBN 13: 9781843430506 | ISBN 10: 1843430509

    Former KGB spy Vladimir Putin, named Prime Minister of Russia in 1999 and, one year later, President, has been something of a media darling in the West, having successfully marketed himself as an enlightened leader with both feet planted firmly on th ... more

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  • Cover image of book Belong: A TV Journalist by Jennifer Morton
    Belong: A TV Journalist - by Jennifer Morton

    £12.99   paperback   (2004) - ISBN 13: 9781894663786 | ISBN 10: 1894663780

    Belong is a search for urban culture: knocking on doors, walking the streets and taking risks along the way. From the sophisticated corridors of artsy Stockholm to the dirt roads of Bamako to the people-littered streets of Mumbai, this is a collectio ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Key to My Neighbour
    The Key to My Neighbour's House: Searching for Justice in Bosnia and Rwanda - by Elizabeth Neuffer

    £12.99   paperback   (2003) - ISBN 13: 9780747558156 | ISBN 10: 0747558159

    From her unique vantage point as a reporter directly covering the reality and aftermath of genocide in Bosnia and Rwanda, award-winning journalist Elizabeth Neuffer tells the compelling story of two parallel journeys toward justice in each country - ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Shadow of the Sun: My African Life by Ryszard Kapuscinski
    The Shadow of the Sun: My African Life - by Ryszard Kapuscinski

    £9.99   paperback   (2002) - ISBN 13: 9780140292626 | ISBN 10: 0140292624

    The Shadow of The Sun has been hailed as the greatest modern work on Africa and as a dazzling literary masterpiece."One of the finest books I have ever read about Africa...Kapuscinskihas been visiting Africa as a journalist since 1957... he has avoid ... more

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  • Cover image of book Orwell and Politics by George Orwell
    Orwell and Politics - by George Orwell

    £20.00   paperback   (2001) - ISBN 13: 9780141185187 | ISBN 10: 014118518x

    This major new collection brings together the best of George Orwell's powerful political essays and journalism with his timeless satire on totalitarianism, Animal Farm. They show the vast range of his political interests, with articles expressing his ... more

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  • Cover image of book Reporting the World: John Pilger
    Reporting the World: John Pilger's Great Eyewitness Photographs - by John Pilger

    £12.99   paperback   (2001) - ISBN 13: 9781901785098 | ISBN 10: 1901785092

    Reporting the World brings together some of the best photo-journalism from the 1960s to the present day. In this personal selection, Pilger has chosen works from troublespots and political events from around the world and supported them with an in-de ... more

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  • Cover image of book Heroes by John Pilger
    Heroes - by John Pilger

    £12.99   paperback   (2001) - ISBN 13: 9780099266112 | ISBN 10: 0099266113

    The heroes of Pilger's narrative are the many ordinary people he has witnessed coping with their lives in difficult and often brutal conditions: dissidents in the Soviet Union; those struggling for universal freedoms in Vietnam, Cambodia, Africa, Ind ... more

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  • Cover image of book Season of Blood: A Rwandan Journey by Fergal Keane
    Season of Blood: A Rwandan Journey - by Fergal Keane

    £9.99   paperback   (1996) - ISBN 13: 9780140247602 | ISBN 10: 0140247602

    When President Habyarimana's jet was shot down in April 1994, Rwanda erupted into a hundred-day orgy of killing - which left up to a million dead. Fergal Keane travelled through the country as the genocide was continuing, and his powerful analys ... more

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  • Cover image of book Distant Voices by John Pilger
    Distant Voices - by John Pilger

    £14.99   paperback   (1994) - ISBN 13: 9780099387213 | ISBN 10: 0099387212

    Throughout his distinguished career as a journalist and film-maker, John Pilger has looked behind the 'official' versions of events to report the real stories of our time. The centrepiece of this new, expanded edition of his bestselling Distant Voice ... more

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