Sixty Years a Nurse The heartwarming true story of one of the NHS's longest-serving nurses

When 18-year-old Mary Hazard touched down in postwar Putney to begin her nurse's training, she could never have known it was the beginning of a colourful career that would still...

The Weight of Glory A Collection of Lewis' Most Moving Addresses

Selected from sermons delivered by C. S. Lewis during World War II, these nine addresses show the beloved author and theologian bringing hope and courage in a time of great...

The Holocaust

The Holocaust, in which 11 million people died, was the largest atrocity of the 20th century and perhaps the hardest to understand. Approximately 6 million Jews and 5 million...

The Wife's Tale A Personal History

The extraordinary story of an indomitable 95-year-old woman—and of the most extraordinary century in Ethiopia's history. A new Wild Swans.A hundred years ago, a girl was...

Meditations

Marcus Aurelius was the Roman Emperor from 161 to 180 AD, and during that time, he kept several collections of journals that contained personal notes, militaristic strategy, and...

Most Dope The Extraordinary Life of Mac Miller

The first biography of rapper Mac Miller, the Pittsburgh cult favorite–turned–rap superstar who touched the lives of millions before tragically passing away at the age of...

Intuitive Thinking:  Wisdom for the 21st Century

Leadership is a quality in short supply during a time in history when we need it the most. Cleveland has worked closely with four American presidents and offers intriguing...

Memorable Music: Classical, Rock, And More - What Makes The Best So Great

Learn from five remarkable professors in this set of One Day University presentations on the history and evolution of popular music. The most basic definition of music is simply...

Kidnapped by the Junta Inside Argentina's Wars With Britain and Itself

On 12 May 1982 as the Falklands conflict became a shooting war, journalist Julian Manyon and his TV crew were kidnapped on the streets of Buenos Aires and put through a traumatic...

Nature of Genius, The: Looking Beyond IQ and Talent

Learn from four remarkable professors in this set of One Day University presentations on history’s great geniuses. It may be true that everyone is born with equal potential,...

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