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    Description2013 has been an extraordinary year. And the Guardian was at the very heart of it. From the death of Margaret Thatcher to the Oscar Pistorius murder case, from Andy Murray winning Wimbledon to the unfolding crisis in Syria, the Guardian's best journalists have covered every moment, every angle and every point of view. Often they have shaped the news agenda: the scandal of Britain's undercover policing and the revelations made by Edward Snowden concerning the NSA are both stories that were broken this year in the Guardian and made international headlines. But for every hard-hitting investigation - and the ones included in this book cover such subjects as brutal police squads in Iraq and terrorist cover-ups in Northern Ireland - there are also examples of the Guardian's quirky wit and humour, with the paper's top writers being dispatched to answer such weighty questions as what to do with your Ugg boots now that they are no longer fashionable, or how one should respond when Snoop Dogg offers you a spliff. Representing the Guardian in its eclectic and idiosyncratic glory, this is a beautifully produced collection for all fans of intelligent, world-class journalism.


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    Title
    The Bedside Guardian 2013
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Martin Wainwright
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 320
    Width: 134 mm
    Height: 200 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Weight: 420 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781783560035
    ISBN 10: 1783560037
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.4
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: GBCY
    BISAC V2.8: LAN008000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11900
    BIC subject category V2: DNJ
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JMG
    BISAC V2.8: LCO000000, REF001000, REF027000
    DC23: 082
    BIC subject category V2: 3JMG
    Thema V1.0: GBCY, DNP
    Thema time period qualifier V1.0: 3MRBF
    Publisher
    Guardian Books
    Imprint name
    Guardian Books
    Publication date
    07 November 2013
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Martin Wainwright MBE is a British journalist and author, who left the Guardian after 37 years (17 years as Northern Editor) at the end of March 2013. He has written several bestselling books, on topics as diverse as the Coast to Coast Walk, Morris Minor and Mini cars, as well as a popular blog on moths. He was awarded an MBE in the 2000 New Year Honours 'for services to the National Lottery Charities Board in Yorkshire and Humberside'.