This is a complete list of the new books which have arrived on the site within the last month. See This Month's Highlights for a selection.
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- Paperback - Birlinn
The story of modern Britain began with the Treaty of Union between England and Scotland in 1707. This work looks at the political history of England as well as of Scotland, set against the backdrop of war in Europe and the emergence of imperialism.
- Paperback - AK Press
'The Value of Radical Theory' explains Marx's economic theory, providing the reader with a solid foundation of his critique on capitalism, and also offers insights and a framework where anarchists might learn aspects of Marxist theory while remaining anarchists. This erudite primer sidesteps the typical anarchist vs. Marxist debates, presenting Marx's theory as an enduring explanation of contemporary capitalism, one that will aid in the task of overcoming the market and ushering in an era of participatory control of the economy inspired by anarchist ethics.
- Add to BasketVa Va Froome: The Remarkable Rise Of Chris Froome
- Paperback - Birlinn
This is a portrait of a wonderful sporting anomaly. An honest, intelligent, thoughtful, bookish 27-year-old with a hidden steely determination. Chris Froome is the African who will fight to capture the crown of the Tour de France from Bradley Wiggins in 2013.
- Add to BasketVeritas
- Hardback - Polygon
The sequel to 'Imprimatur' and 'Secretum'. Vienna, 1711. Eleven years after the events of 'Secretum', and by means of a mysterious bequest, Atto Melani arranges for his faithful helper to relocate from a Roman slum to the imperial court in Vienna. Here, Atto enlists his help in a secret mission to bring about the end of the war between France and Austria.
- Add to BasketYoung Blood: The Inside Story Of How Street Gangs Hijacked Britain's Biggest Drugs Cartel
- Hardback - Mainstream Publishing
In 'The Cartel', bestselling true-crime author Graham Johnson revealed how Britain's biggest drugs syndicate grew from a one-man band founded by a used-car salesman to become a global corporation employing thousands of criminals. In this jaw-dropping sequel, Johnson covers the story from 2003 to the present day, reporting how the godfathers at the top of the hierarchy are losing their power to the street gangs supposedly at the bottom of the pile. He reveals how the brutal assassination of drug baron Colin 'King Cocaine' Smith in 2007 by a group of young bucks triggered the rise of the foot soldier and heralded a series of events that has had devastating consequences for the whole of society.
- Add to BasketWhat Lot's Wife Saw
- Paperback - Black & White
It has been 40 centuries since Sodom and Gomorrah and the world has changed beyond measure. By the shores of the Dead Sea the earth has opened up and mysterious violet salts have sprung up and changed everything. The geography of the continents has changed, the Mediterranean Sea has swallowed half of Europe and the addictive violet salt controls the new world. It is the new Sodom and Gomorrah and in the Colony which controls the salt there are hidden secrets which only Phileas Book can uncover. And on a night quite different from the rest, Phileas will be called to solve the most important riddle of his life.
- Add to BasketEdinburgh Pocket Map And Guide
- Paperback - Rough Guides
From visiting Edinburgh Castle to finding your way back to your hotel, this map and guidebook contains everything you need to make the most of your city break.
- Hardback - Black & White Publishing
'Knit Your Own England' is a unique collection of some of the finest English icons, from George and the Dragon and the English flag to Robin Hood and Henry VIII, from John Lennon to Mick Jagger and from David and Victoria Beckham to Ant & Dec.
- Add to BasketSoul Soothers Meditation CD: Mini Meditations For Busy Lives
- Book with sound disc - Findhorn
'Soul Soothers Meditation CD' is designed for those of us that only slow down when stuck in the grocery line! It is a great companion for 'Soul Soothers', the book. If you are the person who finds listening to guided meditations easier than reading them, you will find everything you need in 'Soul Soothers Meditation CD' to enjoy the benefits of meditation without sitting like a pretzel on a special cushion while choking on incense.
- Add to BasketConjuring The Infinite
- Paperback - Strident
The Cottage is a care unit in the country for troubled teenagers who have been chewed up by the system. The residents are in mourning for the loss of one of their number - the dazzling and outwardly faultless Seth Kevorkian. After the funeral, they return to The Cottage to remember him. But when Mother leaves, the truth unfolds. For Seth was no ordinary teenager. He was a disciple of an ethereal power. And his fixation with Conjuring The Infinite drove him to terrible acts. It might even have driven someone to kill him. A psychic is seeing visions of Armageddon. The Abomination upstairs wants to be fed. Can the housemates trust what they see? Can they even trust each other?