• Emily Davison - The suffragette who died for women's rights

    by Lucy Fisher

    The first new biography for decades of the suffragette who threw herself in front of the king’s horse at the 1913 Derby as part of her campaign for votes for women.
  • 1896 - The First Modern Olympics

    by David Randall

    This book (and its tweet edition) tells the story of the very first modern Olympic Games through the eyes of the athletes who competed in it, and those who made it happen.

  • Emily Davison -
    The suffragette who...


  • 1896 - The First
    Modern Olympics


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