Great Britons is an illustrated biographical dictionary recording the lives of 645 men and women, all of them British subjects, who died between 1915 and 1980 and whose mark on their contemporaries and in their chosen careers has been of exceptional interest and significance.
Bowie passed away after an 18 month battle with cancer in January 2016. Few knew of his illness & Bowie flawlessly orchestrated his last goodbye with the release of his final album, Blackstar, ft. the haunting song “Lazarus,” and its accompanying video, a farewell message to his millions of fans
The 12th book in the series following, Doctor Fingal Flahertie O’Reilly. Not only has O’Reilly taken a new trainee under his wing, Doctor Connor Nelson, he’s also added a spirited Labrador puppy to his ever-expanding household at Number One Main Street.
Through interviews with more than a 100 people who knew Burgess personally, many of whom have never spoken about him before, and the discovery of hitherto secret files, Stalin's Englishman brilliantly unravels the lives of Guy Burgess in all their intriguing, chilling, colorful, tragi-comic wonder.
A unique leading man and one of the most charismatic actors of his generation. O’Toole was unpredictable, with a dangerous edge he brought to his roles and to his real life. This is an insightful, funny, & moving tribute to this iconic actor who made a monumental contribution to theater and cinema.
The 7 May 2015 Nick Robinson stared down the lens of camera 5 in the BBC’s Election Night Studio to explain to millions the significance of an exit poll that shocked the country and heralded an earthquake in British politics. The result is an extraordinary narrative and insight.
Better known as “Bertie,” Edward Prince of Wales was charming and dissolute. A lifelong womanizer, Bertie conducted his countless liaisons against the glittering backdrop of London society, Europe, and the stately homes of England in the second half of the 19th century.