Ever fancied travelling through time? Taming a lion? Winning a Nobel Prize? Well, here's how to attempt all that and more. An entertaining journey through 100 things you will (probably) never get the chance to do.
An anthology of history's most memorable, uplifting or thought-provoking quotations, from not only great writers, thinkers and orators, but also from less well-known sources such as gravestones, book dedications, speeches and political manifestos, letters and diaries.
The extraordinary story of the development and spread of the English language, from Dark Age Britain to the age of the Internet.