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  • Sale! The Modern World

    The Advancement of Civilisation in the Western World

    3 Volume Series

    Brian Hodgkinson

    ISBN: 9788184541922

    Due August 2018
    This is a series of 3 volumes which charts the advancement of civilisation from Ancient Egypt to the 20th Century through the study of great individuals or of ordinary people touched for a moment by a vision of greatness.

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  • The Medieval World

    The Advancement of Civilisation in the Western World
    Volume 2: The Medieval World

    Brian Hodgkinson

    ISBN: 9788184541946

    Due August 2018
    This is the second volume in a series of 3 which charts the advancement of civilisation from Ancient Egypt to the 20th Century. Alongside the advancement of civilisation during the Middle ages were forces of destruction: widespread poverty, disease and warfare were endemic, despite the intelligent and devoted efforts of so many Christian scholars, reformers, artists and warriors.

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  • Egypt Greece & Rome

    The Advancement of Civilisation in the Western World
    Volume 1: Egypt, Greece & Rome

    Brian Hodgkinson

    ISBN: 9788184541939

    Due August 2018
    This is the first volume in a series of 3 which charts the advancement of civilisation from Ancient Egypt to the 20th Century. How civilisations rise and fall, what causes lie beneath the surface of their glorious achievements and terrible disasters, one cannot claim to know, but it is the fortunate task of historians to continue to search.

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  • The Modern World

    The Advancement of Civilisation in the Western World
    Volume 3: The Modern World

    Brian Hodgkinson

    ISBN: 9788184541953

    Due August 2018
    The Modern Age has seen land enclosures, the industrial revolution, extremes of wealth and destitution, nationalism and revolution. Yet once again, great qualities have emerged. This book continues the study of great individuals as beacons within a declining civilisation.

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  • All the World’s a Stage

    Calligraphy and illustration by Dorothy Boux

    ISBN: 9780856831461 - Hardback

    The speeches, poems and songs in this book, chosen to reflect the dramatic scope of Shakespeare's work, have been written and illustrated by hand. Like the actor, the art of the calligrapher is to bring the words to life.

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  • All Things Natural

    Ficino on Plato's Timaeus

    Arthur Farndell (translator)

    ISBN: 9780856832581 - Hardback

    Ficino's commentary on Plato's Timaeus offers the English reader, for the first time, an opportunity to share the insights of this highly influential Renaissance philosopher into one of Plato's most important and controversial works.

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  • Art of Industrial Warfare - cover image

    The Art of Industrial Warfare

    The Most Powerful Industrial Combat Method in the World

    Amar Manzoor

    ISBN: 9780856832970 - Paperback

    An introduction to a business management methodology inspired by Chinese martial arts to help companies even the playing field when facing competitors who do not play by Western rules.
    "The core values of 7Tao, honesty, integrity and good reputation are very much in line with our thinking at Virgin."  Steve Ridgway, ex-CEO, Virgin Airlines

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  • Boom Bust

    House prices, Banking and the Depression of 2010

    Fred Harrison

    ISBN: 9780856832543 - Paperback

    "[Harrison] does make a case for the existence of an 18-year business cycle, which he links to speculation in the property market." Samuel Brittan, Financial Times
    "...for anyone seeking to understand the vagaries of the housing market, this is a fascinating read." Jeff Howell, Sunday Telegraph

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  • Britain's Prime Ministers - cover

    Britain’s Prime Ministers

    From Walpole to Blair

    Roger Ellis & Geoffrey Treasure Preface by Lord Butler of Brockwell

    ISBN: 9780856832345 - Hardback

    This book offers brief portraits of each occupant of the highest political office in Britain.

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  • A cascade of stars - cover

    A Cascade of Stars

    Mira Mehta

    ISBN: 9780856831980 - Paperback

    'I do think you write wonderfully well - You write with a sparse and elegant choice of words, and there is a welcome touch of wit in some of your verse.' Nigel Hawthorne

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  • Christianity and Social Order

    William Temple, Foreword by Edward Heath, Introduction by Ronald Preston

    35th in the Church Times 100 Best Christian Books selection

    ISBN: 9780856830259 - Paperback

    "This book has been described as one of the foundation piers of the Welfare State." Times Educational Supplement

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  • Consider England

    Consider England

    Linda Proud - Watercolours by Valerie Petts

    ISBN: 9780856831454 - Hardback

    What is it that makes England English? What are the quintessentially English qualities? This is what Linda Proud has sought to reveal and Valerie Petts to illustrate.

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