4 product(s) found for "Non-Fiction"
Standing on the Sidelines
Excellently written by Roger J Simmonds, Standing on the Sidelines covers the years between 1958 to 1972. It gives an insight into the ups and downs of in the music business. From the valleys of South Wales to mews cottage in London W1 , down to the depths of the slum in Somers Town, the book tells a...
The Stars Night by Night
In 1914 Joseph Henry Elgie, a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, published The Stars Night by Night . Non-technical and affordable, it was one of the first guides that aimed to introduce the study of astronomy to an audience outside of the scientific community. Combining Elgie's detailed observations...
Men I Have Known
In a light-hearted and fascinating sequel to her acclaimed wartime autobiography One Woman's War , Eileen Younghusband charts her life, from the 1920s to the present day, through the extraordinary men she has met. Not a straightforward autobiography, Men I Have Known is a tribute to the variety, the...
One Woman's War Paperback
WINNER OF THE PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE 2013 The Second World War is dominated by heroic tales of men defending their country against a formidable enemy, but what about the women who also played their part in fighting for freedom? Now 94, Eileen Younghusband was just 18 when she joined the Women s Auxiliary...