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The Fall of Public Man

9780141007571
Sennett, Richard
Are we now so self-absorbed that we take little interest in the world beyond our own lives? Or has public life left no place for individuals to participate? This title examines the growing imbalance between private and public experience, and asks what can bring us to reconnect with our communities.
€17.52
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London Orbital

9780141014746
Sinclair I
Encircling London like a noose, the M25 is a road to nowhere, but when the author sets out to walk this asphalt loop - keeping within the 'acoustic footprints' - he is determined to find out where the journey will lead him. This book deals with the author's voyage of discovery into the unloved outskirts of the city.
€12.84
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Ghost Milk: Calling Time on the Grand Project

9780141039640
Sinclair, Iain
Burrowing under the perimeter fence of the grandest of Grand Projects - the giant myth that is 2012's London Olympics, this title explores a landscape under sentence of death and soon to be scorched by riots.
€11.67
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Hawksmoor

9780141042015
Hawksmoor: Ackroyd, Peter
Nicholas Dyer, assistant to Sir Christopher Wren plans to conceal a dark secret at the heart of each church - to create a forbidding architecture that will survive for eternity. Two hundred and fifty years later, London detective Nicholas Hawksmoor is investigating a series of gruesome murders on the sites of certain eighteenth-century churches.
€10.51
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100 Artists' Manifestos: From the Futurists to the Stuckists

9780141191799
Donchev, Alex
A collection of 100 manifestos from the last 100 years is cacophony of voices from such diverse movements as Futurism, Dadaism, Surrealism, Destructivism, and Stuckism, taking in along the way film, architecture, fashion, and cookery. It gathers together an international array of artists of every stripe, including Kandinsky, Gilbert and George.
€15.18
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Estuary: Out from London to the Sea

9780141018539
Lichtenstein D
€12.84
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Whatever You Think, Think the Opposite

9780141025711
Arden, Paul
Have you ever considered the extraordinary power of making bad decisions, being unreasonable, and taking dangerous, unadvisable risks? Has it ever occurred to you that nothing is more dangerous than playing it safe, or that the straight and narrow path may lead you right off a cliff? This title deals with these questions.
€11.67
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Notre-Dame de Paris

9780140443530
Hugo, Victor
In the vaulted Gothic towers of Notre-Dame Cathedral lives Quasimodo, the hunchbacked bellringer. Mocked and shunned for his appearance, he is pitied only by Esmerelda, a beautiful gypsy dancer to whom he becomes completely devoted.
€11.67
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The Village of Stepanchikovo: And its Inhabitants: from the Notes of an Unknown

9780140446586
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
Summoned to the country estate of his uncle Colonel Yegor Rostanev, the young Sergey Aleksandrovich finds himself thrown into a bedlam. His kind-hearted uncle is dominated by a pretentious and despotic pseudo-intellectual named Opiskin, a charlatan who has ingratiated himself with Yegor's mother and now holds the entire household under his thumb.
€15.18
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