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  • The Economic Weapon: The Rise of Sanctions as a Tool of Modern War by Nicholas Mulder

    The Economic Weapon: The Rise of Sanctions as a Tool of Modern War by Nicholas Mulder

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    The first international history of the emergence of economic sanctions during the interwar period and the legacy of this development A Foreign Affairs Best Book of 2022 "Valuable . . . offers many lessons for Western policy makers today."-Paul...
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  • Not Far From Brideshead by Daisy Dunn

    Not Far From Brideshead by Daisy Dunn

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    Oxford thought it was at war. And then it was. After the horrors of the First World War, Oxford looked like an Arcadia - a dreamworld - from which pain could be shut out. Soldiers arrived with pictures of the university fully formed in their heads, and...
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  • The Daughter of Auschwitz: THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER - a heartbreaking true story of courage, resilience and survival by Tova Friedman

    The Daughter of Auschwitz: THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER - a heartbreaking true story of courage, resilience and survival by Tova Friedman

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    A Sunday Times bestseller (May 2023) - the incredible story of courage, resilience and survival. 'I am a survivor. That comes with a survivor's obligation to represent one and half million Jewish children murdered by the Nazis. They cannot speak. So I...
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  • The Fighter of Auschwitz: The incredible true story of Leen Sanders who boxed to help others survive by Erik Brouwer

    The Fighter of Auschwitz: The incredible true story of Leen Sanders who boxed to help others survive by Erik Brouwer

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    **A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER**'He had the dream again last night... He taps the gloves of his unbeaten Polish opponent. There are rumours that the loser will be sent to the gas chamber.'In 1943, the Dutch champion boxer, Leen Sanders, was sent to...
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  • Lovers in Auschwitz: A True Story by Keren Blankfeld 9780753560808

    Lovers in Auschwitz: A True Story by Keren Blankfeld 9780753560808

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    'Haunting and powerfully resonant... this is a story not just of remarkable individuals, but also a tribute to the wider indomitability of the human spirit at the darkest moment in European history' - Sinclair McKay, bestselling author of Berlin and...
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  • The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz: The Number One Sunday Times Bestseller by Jeremy Dronfield

    The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz: The Number One Sunday Times Bestseller by Jeremy Dronfield

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    THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER, ALSO AVAILABLE FOR YOUNG READERS AS FRITZ AND KURTDAILY MAIL & SUNDAY EXPRESS BOOKS OF THE YEARThe inspiring true story of a father and son's fight to stay together and survive the Holocaust, for anyone captivated...
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  • The Stable Boy of Auschwitz: A heartbreaking true story of courage and survival by Henry Oster and Dexter Ford

    The Stable Boy of Auschwitz: A heartbreaking true story of courage and survival by Henry Oster and Dexter Ford

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    The instant Sunday Times and Amazon charts bestseller"I found myself in the Auschwitz stables, and I felt an ember of hope. If I could make myself useful, helping these horses, maybe I could stay alive."In the darkest moment of history, one child found...
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  • Legacy of Violence: A History of the British Empire by Caroline Elkins 9780099540250

    Legacy of Violence: A History of the British Empire by Caroline Elkins 9780099540250

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    A NEW YORK TIMES, NEW STATESMAN, HISTORY TODAY AND BBC HISTORY MAGAZINE BOOK OF THE YEAR'Masterly... This book is dynamite' - ROBERT GILDEA, author of Empires of the Mind**Shortlisted for the Baillie Gifford Prize**A searing, landmark study of the...
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  • Churchill: Walking with Destiny by Andrew Roberts

    Churchill: Walking with Destiny by Andrew Roberts

    RRP: £18.99
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    THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLERA SUNDAY TIMES, THE TIMES, ECONOMIST, DAILY TELEGRAPH, EVENING STANDARD, OBSERVER BOOK OF THE YEAR'Undoubtedly the best single-volume life of Churchill ever written' Dominic Sandbrook, Sunday TimesA magnificently fresh and...
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  • Twilight of Democracy: The Seductive Lure of the Authoritarian State by Anne Applebaum

    Twilight of Democracy: The Seductive Lure of the Authoritarian State by Anne Applebaum

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9780385545808Author Anne ApplebaumFormat HardbackPage Count 224Imprint Doubleday & Co Inc.Publisher Random House USA IncWeight(grams) 283gDimensions(mm)...
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  • Error of Judgement: The Birmingham Bombings and the Scandal That Shook Britain by Chris Mullin 9781800961234

    Error of Judgement: The Birmingham Bombings and the Scandal That Shook Britain by Chris Mullin 9781800961234

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    'Very occasionally a journalist starts an avalanche with a single gunshot... Chris Mullin and his TV colleagues belong in the glorious company."-The Observer'One of the greatest feats ever achieved by an investigative reporter'-Sebastian Faulks, the...
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  • The Gift: A survivor's journey to freedom by Edith Eger

    The Gift: A survivor's journey to freedom by Edith Eger

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    'An incredible human being with an extraordinary story to share' Dr Rangan Chatterjee'A beautiful, life-changing manifesto' Brene Brown'I will be forever changed by Dr Eger's story' Oprah'Her story is a testament to our true human potential. She's a...
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  • The Origins of Totalitarianism by Hannah Arendt

    The Origins of Totalitarianism by Hannah Arendt

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    'How could such a book speak so powerfully to our present moment? The short answer is that we, too, live in dark times' Washington PostHannah Arendt's chilling analysis of the conditions that led to the Nazi and Soviet totalitarian regimes is a warning...
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  • Agatha Christie: The Sunday Times Bestseller by Lucy Worsley 9781529303919

    Agatha Christie: The Sunday Times Bestseller by Lucy Worsley 9781529303919

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    'A smart and highly entertaining portrait of a literary powerhouse'- THE TIMES BOOKS OF THE YEAR'A riveting portrait'- GUARDIAN BOOKS OF THE YEAR***'Worsley's sparkling biography brings a fresh eye to Christie's life and work, firmly busting the myth...
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  • Holocaust Child: Lalechka - An Inspirational Story of Survival by Amira Keidar

    Holocaust Child: Lalechka - An Inspirational Story of Survival by Amira Keidar

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    A little girl is smuggled out of a Jewish ghetto. Two courageous women. And an inspirational story of survival. In 1941 at the height of World War II, in a Polish ghetto, a baby girl named Rachel is born. Her parents, Jacob and Zippa, are willing to...
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  • The Tyranny of Merit: What's Become of the Common Good? by Michael J. Sandel

    The Tyranny of Merit: What's Become of the Common Good? by Michael J. Sandel

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    A TLS, GUARDIAN AND NEW STATESMAN BOOK OF THE YEAR 2020The new bestseller from the acclaimed author of Justice and one of the world's most popular philosophers"Astute, insightful, and empathetic...A crucial book for this moment" Tara Westover, author of...
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  • One Life: The True Story of Sir Nicholas Winton by Barbara Winton 9781472148667

    One Life: The True Story of Sir Nicholas Winton by Barbara Winton 9781472148667

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    The book that inspired major motion picture ONE LIFE, starring Sir Anthony Hopkins and Helena Bonham Carter.'Remarkable' - GuardianSir Nicholas Winton rescued 669 children from Nazi-occupied Czechoslovakia at the brink of World War II. Most never saw...
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  • A Banker's Journey: How Edmond J. Safra Built a Global Financial Empire by Daniel Gross

    A Banker's Journey: How Edmond J. Safra Built a Global Financial Empire by Daniel Gross

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    Who was Edmond J. Safra? "The greatest banker of his generation," in the estimation of a former World Bank President. The founder of four massive financial institutions on three continents, and a proud child of Beirut's Jewish quarter. An...
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  • Metaphysical Animals: How Four Women Brought Philosophy Back to Life by Clare Mac Cumhaill

    Metaphysical Animals: How Four Women Brought Philosophy Back to Life by Clare Mac Cumhaill

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    WINNER OF THE HWA NON-FICTION CROWNAN IRISH TIMES BOOK OF THE YEARA NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW NOTABLE BOOKA FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARDElizabeth Anscombe: defiantly brilliant, chain-smoking, trouser-wearing Catholic and...
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  • Napoleon the Great by Andrew Roberts

    Napoleon the Great by Andrew Roberts

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    'A Napoleonic triumph of a book, irresistibly galloping with the momentum of a cavalry charge' Simon Sebag Montefiore'Simply dynamite' Bernard CornwellFrom Andrew Roberts, author of the bestsellers The Storm of War and Churchill: Walking with Destiny,...
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  • High Caucasus: A Mountain Quest in Russia’s Haunted Hinterland by Tom Parfitt

    High Caucasus: A Mountain Quest in Russia’s Haunted Hinterland by Tom Parfitt

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    SHORTLISTED FOR THE EDWARD STANFORD TRAVEL BOOK OF THE YEAR 'A thrilling, profound masterpiece' NICHOLAS CRANE'One of our great travel writers' LUKE HARDING'A travel book for our time' SARA WHEELERA breath-taking memoir of Tom Parfitt's remarkable 1,000...
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  • The Sisters of Auschwitz: The true story of two Jewish sisters' resistance in the heart of Nazi territory by Roxane van Iperen

    The Sisters of Auschwitz: The true story of two Jewish sisters' resistance in the heart of Nazi territory by Roxane van Iperen

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    Perfect for readers of The Tattooist of Auschwitz, Cilka's Journey and The Librarian of Auschwitz - this is the international bestselling and life-affirming true story of female bravery and surviving the horrors of Auschwitz. NEW YORK TIMES Bestseller...
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  • Toxic by Sarah Ditum 9780349727134

    Toxic by Sarah Ditum 9780349727134

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    'Brilliant . . . really made me realise how no one has pulled back and given an overall story to the last 20 years . . . It's clever because it makes me think about now' ADAM CURTIS, FILMMAKERBritney, Paris, Lindsay, Aaliyah, Janet, Amy, Kim, Chyna, Jen...
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  • In Defense of Civilization: How Our Past Can Renew Our Present by Michael R.J. Bonner

    In Defense of Civilization: How Our Past Can Renew Our Present by Michael R.J. Bonner

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    Apologies but we at Booksplease don't have a full description for this book.Book InformationISBN 9781990823060Author Michael RJ BonnerFormat HardbackPage Count 230Imprint The Sutherland House Inc.Publisher The Sutherland House Inc.
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  • National 4/5 Modern Studies Course Notes for New 2019 Exams: For Curriculum for Excellence SQA Exams (Course Notes for SQA Exams) by Elizabeth Elliott

    National 4/5 Modern Studies Course Notes for New 2019 Exams: For Curriculum for Excellence SQA Exams (Course Notes for SQA Exams) by Elizabeth Elliott

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    Exam Board: SQA Level: N4/5 Subject: Modern Studies The National 4 & 5 Modern Studies Course Notes provide comprehensive guidance for the entire CfE programme. ...
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  • Railways of the Western Region in the 1970s and 1980s by Kevin Redwood

    Railways of the Western Region in the 1970s and 1980s by Kevin Redwood

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    During the 1970s and 1980s, the Western Region was undergoing change in both trains and equipment. On passenger services High Speed Trains worked alongside loco-hauled passenger trains and first generation DMUs, while in the world of freight the last of...
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  • South Wales Railways in the 1980s by Kevin Redwood 9781445695815

    South Wales Railways in the 1980s by Kevin Redwood 9781445695815

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    The South Wales Division was one of the three operating divisions of the Western Region. The division included the South Wales Main Line from Severn Tunnel Junction to Fishguard Harbour, as well as numerous branches in the Valleys and West Wales. The...
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  • The Embarrassment of Riches: An Interpretation of Dutch Culture in the Golden Age by Simon Schama 9780006861362

    The Embarrassment of Riches: An Interpretation of Dutch Culture in the Golden Age by Simon Schama 9780006861362

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    This is the book that made Simon Schama's reputation when first published in 1987. A historical masterpiece, it is an epic account of Dutch Culture in the Golden Age of Rembrandt and van Diemen. In this brilliant work that moves far beyond the...
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  • If We Burn: The Mass Protest Decade and the Missing Revolution: 'as good as journalism gets' - Rob Delaney by Vincent Bevins 9781035412273

    If We Burn: The Mass Protest Decade and the Missing Revolution: 'as good as journalism gets' - Rob Delaney by Vincent Bevins 9781035412273

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    This book is phenomenal ... It's about as good as journalism gets ...The highest praise I can give If We Burn is to say that it would be criminally negligent not to read it if you'd like to change the world. - ROB DELANEY Bevins's clear-eyed,...
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  • Goodbye Globalization: The Return of a Divided World by Elisabeth Braw 9780300272277

    Goodbye Globalization: The Return of a Divided World by Elisabeth Braw 9780300272277

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    A bold new account of the state of globalization today-and what its collapse might mean for the world economy After the Cold War, globalization accelerated at breakneck speed. Manufacturing, transport, and consumption defied national borders, companies...
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  • Man's Search For Meaning: The classic tribute to hope from the Holocaust by Viktor E. Frankl 9781844132393

    Man's Search For Meaning: The classic tribute to hope from the Holocaust by Viktor E. Frankl 9781844132393

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    16 MILLION COPIES SOLD'A book to read, to cherish, to debate, and one that will ultimately keep the memories of the victims alive' John Boyne, author of The Boy in the Striped PyjamasA prominent Viennese psychiatrist before the war, Viktor Frankl was...
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  • 1980s London: Portrait of a Decade of Change by Alec Forshaw

    1980s London: Portrait of a Decade of Change by Alec Forshaw

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    The 1980s was a decade of immense change in London as well as across the rest of the country, setting in motion social and economic forces that shaped much that we recognise today in the capital, which experienced considerable upheaval in the process. ...
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  • Humankind: A Hopeful History by Rutger Bregman

    Humankind: A Hopeful History by Rutger Bregman

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    THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER A Guardian, Daily Telegraph, New Statesman and Daily Express Book of the Year 'Hugely, highly and happily recommended' Stephen Fry 'You should read Humankind. You'll learn a lot (I did) and you'll have good reason to...
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  • Courage Amid Chaos: Ukraine and the World at War by Carol Guzy

    Courage Amid Chaos: Ukraine and the World at War by Carol Guzy

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    From the front lines of the war in Ukraine comes this compelling collection of images from world-class photographers that captures the humanity, perseverance, and determination of the nation's fight for freedom and independence against all odds. "What...
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  • East Anglia and the East Coast Railways: The Late 1940s to Late 1960s by Ian Reading

    East Anglia and the East Coast Railways: The Late 1940s to Late 1960s by Ian Reading

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    The 1950s and 1960s was a time of profound cultural and technological transformation. With images and vivid recollections, we journey back to post-war East Anglia and the East Coast Main Line with many locations changed beyond recognition. Trackside, at...
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  • Little Bird of Auschwitz: How My Mother Escaped Death and Found Our Family by Jacques Peretti 9781473646452

    Little Bird of Auschwitz: How My Mother Escaped Death and Found Our Family by Jacques Peretti 9781473646452

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    'That nickname . . .''"Little bird." It wasn't mine. I found out later he gave it to every little girl that came in to be injected. "Little Bird" didn't mean anything. It was a trick. There were thousands of "little birds", just like me, all thinking...
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  • The Life and Death of Anne Boleyn: 'The Most Happy' by Eric Ives 9781405134637

    The Life and Death of Anne Boleyn: 'The Most Happy' by Eric Ives 9781405134637

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    This definitive biography of Anne Boleyn establishes her as a figure of considerable importance and influence in her own right. A full biography of Anne Boleyn, based on the latest scholarly research.Focusses on Anne's life and legacy and establishes...
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  • Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow by Yuval Noah Harari

    Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow by Yuval Noah Harari

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    **THE MILLION COPY BESTSELLER**Sapiens showed us where we came from. In our increasingly uncertain times, Homo Deus shows us where we're going.'Spellbinding' GuardianThe world-renowned historian and intellectual Yuval Noah Harari envisions a near future...
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  • The Choice by Edith Eger 9781846045127

    The Choice by Edith Eger 9781846045127

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    THE AWARD-WINNING SUNDAY TIMES AND NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEREven in hell, hope can flower'I'll be forever changed by her story' - Oprah Winfrey'Extraordinary ... will stick with you long after you read it' - Bill Gates'One of those rare and eternal...
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  • Three Sisters: A TRIUMPHANT STORY OF LOVE AND SURVIVAL FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE TATTOOIST OF AUSCHWITZ by Heather Morris

    Three Sisters: A TRIUMPHANT STORY OF LOVE AND SURVIVAL FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE TATTOOIST OF AUSCHWITZ by Heather Morris

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    Three Sisters?is a beautiful story of hope in the hardest of times and of finding love after loss.?The stunning conclusion to The Tattooist of Auschwitz trilogy THEIR STORY WILL BREAK YOUR HEART. THEIR JOURNEY WILL FILL YOU WITH HOPE. When they are...
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