Lord Alan Sugar's very British success story is one that any aspiring business professional can learn from. He grew up in an East End council flat and boiled beetroots for the local greengrocer and built his own business empire. In the process he became an entrepreneurial icon, fixture on the Sunday..
Lord Alan Sugar's very British success story is one that any aspiring business professional can learn from. He grew up in an East End council flat and boiled beetroots for the lcoal greengrocer and built his own business empire. In the process he became an entrepreneurial icon, fixture on the Sunday..
This series will tell the amazing story of inspiring people who have made a difference and changed the world, despite the odds stacked against them. The books will detail the characters' humble origins, the obstacles standing in their way that had to be overcome, and discuss the successes and achiev..
Captain Cook claimed the honour of being the first man to sail into the Antarctic Ocean in 1773, which he then circumnavigated the following year. Cook, though, did not see any land, and he declared that there was no such thing as the Southern Continent. Fifty years later, an Irishman who had been i..
One of the world s most revered public figures, Nelson Mandela is an iconic symbol of the triumph of the human spirit over prejudice and fear. Renowned for his tireless crusade against gender and racial inequality, Mandela's anti-apartheid campaigning, his outspoken social criticism, and his values ..
"Masala Farm" is a memoir about a city boy who absconds to a country roost. Indian author Suvir Saran's move from NYC to a farm in upstate New York, where he raises livestock and grows much of his own food. The recipes, organised by season, include classic rustic American recipes made from the fruit..
'Mayday' details close calls where aircrew have been able to nurse their crippled aircraft back to earth saving many lives in the process. Written by Capt. John Winslow, a highly experienced military and heavy jet airline captain, this book will appeal to anyone interested in aviation safety and wha..
Every human enters this life and begins a journey. The path travelled is unique to each individual, and for some, the main streets and popular thoroughfares provide all that's needed to nourish a life well lived - food, fuel, friendship, family. For others, though, there is a desire - in fact, a nee..
Not sold separately. This is a companion volume to Hugh Price, Publisher ISBN 9781877577628. Sold as a box-set. In A Mind of His Own Hugh Price's daughter Susan Price - a book person and historian like her father - tells the story of his childhood. For over twenty-five years Susan built up a metic..