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The war of nerves : inside the Cold War mind —Sixsmith, Martin, author.

"More than any other conflict, the Cold War was fought on the battlefield of the human mind. Nearly thirty years since the collapse of the Soviet Union, its legacy still endures: not only in our politics, but in our own ...

Philomena

Based on the 2009 investigative book by BBC correspondent Martin Sixsmith, The Lost Child of Philomena Lee, Philomena focuses on the efforts of Philomena Lee (Dench), mother to a boy conceived out of wedlock--something h...

Ayesha's gift : a daughter's search for the truth about her father —Sixsmith, Martin, author.

From the author of the bestselling Philomena, Ayesha's quest to find the truth takes her right away from her safe London existence. She meets with threats, intimidation and smiling perjurers who resent her intrusion int...

Russia : a 1,000 year chronicle of the wild east —Sixsmith, Martin.

"The full and fascinating story of Russia, from its founding in the waning years of the tenth century to its resurgence of wealth and power in the early years of the twenty-first, skillfully tracing the conundrums of mod...

Philomena
Videorecording
2014
Availability: 1 of 1

In 1952, a young Philomena was sent the convent of Roscrea in Ireland, after giving birth to her first child. When her son became a toddler, the nuns sent him to America for adoption. Philomena then spent the next fifty ...

Philomena
Blu-ray
2014
Availability: 6 of 6

In 1952, a young Philomena was sent to the convent of Roscrea in Ireland after giving birth to her first child. When her son became a toddler, the nuns sent him to America for adoption. Philomena then spent the next fift...

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