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Bad Men by Clive Stafford Smith2008
The Islamist by Ed Husain2008
Two Caravans by Marina Lewycka2008
What's Left?: How Liberals Lost Their Way by Nick Cohen2008
Wild: An Elemental Journey by Jay Griffiths2008
William Wilberforce: The Life of the Great Anti-Slave Trade Campaigner by William Hague2008
Chinese Whispers: The True Story Behind Britain's Hidden Army of Labour by Hsiao-Hung Pai2009
Descent into Chaos: The United States and the Failure of Nation Building in Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Central Asia by Ahmed Rashid2009
Reappraisals: Reflections on the Forgotten Twentieth Century by Tony Judt2009
Stalin's Children: Three Generations of Love, War, and Survival by Owen Matthews2009
The White War: Life and Death on the Italian Front 1915-1919 by Mark Thompson2009
An Elegy for Easterly by Petina Gappah2010
Freedom for Sale: Why the World Is Trading Democracy for Security by John Kampfner2010
From Fatwa to Jihad: The Rushdie Affair and Its Legacy by Kenan Malik2010
It's Our Turn to Eat: The Story of a Kenyan Whistle-Blower by Michela Wrong2010
Rebel Land: Unraveling the Riddle of History in a Turkish Town by Christopher de Bellaigue2010
The Betrayal by Helen Dunmore2011
Death to the Dictator!: A Young Man Casts a Vote in Iran's 2009 Election and Pays a Devastating Price by Afsaneh Moqadam2011
Hitch-22 by Christopher Hitchens2011
Let Our Fame Be Great: Journeys Among the Defiant People of the Caucasus by Oliver Bullough2011
Supermac: The Life of Harold Macmillan by D.R. Thorpe2011
The Beautiful and the Damned: A Portrait of the New India by Siddhartha Deb2012
DarkMarket: Cyberthieves, Cybercops and You by Misha Glenny2012
Hood Rat by Gavin Knight2012
The Opium War: Drugs, Dreams and the Making of China by Julia Lovell2012
People Who Eat Darkness: The True Story of a Young Woman Who Vanished from the Streets of Tokyo--and the Evil That Swallowed Her Up by Richard Lloyd Parry2012
Burying the Typewriter by Carmen Bugan2013
From the Ruins of Empire: The Revolt Against the West and the Remaking of Asia by Pankaj Mishra2013
Injustice by Clive Stafford Smith2013
Leaving Alexandria: A Memoir of Faith and Doubt by Richard Holloway2013
Occupation Diaries by Raja Shehadeh2013
On the Front Line: The Collected Journalism of Marie Colvin by Marie Colvin2013
The British Dream: Successes and Failures of Post-war Immigration by David Goodhart2014
Coolie Woman: The Odyssey of Indenture by Gaiutra Bahadur2014
Margaret Thatcher: The Authorized Biography, Volume One: Not For Turning by Charles Moore2014
The Tragedy of Liberation: A History of the Chinese Revolution, 1945-1957 by Frank Dikötter2014
The World's Most Dangerous Place: Inside the Outlaw State of Somalia by James Fergusson2014
Capital: The Eruption of Delhi by Rana Dasgupta2015
Hack Attack: The Inside Story of How the Truth Caught Up with Rupert Murdoch by Nick Davies2015
In Plain Sight: The Life and Lies of Jimmy Savile by Dan Davies2015
Modernity Britain: 1957-1962 by David Kynaston2015
The People's Republic of Amnesia: Tiananmen Revisited by Louisa Lim2015
Circling the Square: Stories from the Egyptian Revolution by Wendell Steavenson2016
The New Threat: The Past, Present, and Future of Islamic Militancy by Jason Burke2016
Other People's Money: The Real Business of Finance by John Kay2016
The Tears of the Rajas: Mutiny, Money and Marriage in India 1805-1905 by Ferdinand Mount2016
The Unraveling: High Hopes and Missed Opportunities in Iraq by Emma Sky2016
All Out War: The Full Story of How Brexit Sank Britain's Political Class by Tim Shipman2017
And the Sun Shines Now: How Hillsborough and the Premier League Changed Britain by Adrian Tempany2017
Another Day in the Death of America by Gary Younge2017
Island Story by J.D. Taylor2017
The Seven: The Lives and Legacies of the Founding Fathers of the Irish Republic by Ruth Dudley Edwards2017

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