Jacket for 'Reading the Decades: Fifty Years of British History Through the Nation’s Bestsellers'

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UK - BBC Books

Reading the Decades: Fifty Years of British History Through the Nation’s Bestsellers

By John Sutherland

Published Aug 2012

From literary classic to cookery books, blockbuster airport novels to self-help manuals, this work is a portrait of Britain through the books that have inspired, excited and forced us to part with our cash, from the 1950s to the present day.