The ‘absurd epic’ of Dunkirk – told here through fresh interviews with veterans, plus unseen letters and archival material – is the story of how an old-fashioned island was brutally forced into
A beautifully illustrated art history and cultural biography of one of the most influential artistic quarters in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries – London's Tite Street.
First published in 1956, when it won the inaugural Duff Cooper Prize, Alan Moorehead's book is still regarded as the definitive work on this tragic episode of the Great War.
Previously published in hardback as Close to Paradise: The Gardens of Naples, Capri and the Amalfi Coast, this book showcases twenty-one of the most celebrated gardens in Italy's most glamorous seaside getaway.
This book explores the lives of two tennis greats, from the local park courts of their boyhoods to the summer of 1975 and this most resonant of finals, which saw Ashe become