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Ken Alder is an associate professor of history at Northwestern University and holds a Ph.D. from Harvard. His first book, Engineering the Revolution, won the 1998 Dexter Prize for the best book on the history of...
Gaynor Arnold was born and brought up in Cardiff, Wales. An only child, she grew
up in a rented house with her parents (both shop assistants), grandparents and
aunt. When she was 10 she asked her parents for a...
A Man Called Intrepid author dies aged 89(Dec 03 2013) William Stevenson, a journalist and author who drew on his close ties with intelligence sources to write two best-selling books in the 1970s, A Man Called...