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Welcome to Yale Representation's website

on Mon, 02/06/2017 - 09:01

We are a sales agency that is dedicated in its support of the bespoke publishers we represent and the numerous bookshops we visit.

Our list is diverse and ranges from the esoteric to the zeitgeist. We have books on politics, history, gardening, art, literature; there are doodling books, maps, guides to Britain, histories of philosophy and language … it is a long list, indeed.

We can guarantee the quality of these titles despite the vibrant range on offer.

Alice in Westminster reviewed in the Observer

on Sun, 01/22/2017 - 11:50

Politicians in opposition writing political biographies is a distinct sub-genre: Roy Jenkins on Asquith, William Hague on Pitt the Younger, Boris Johnson (in opposition as Tory mayor of London to everyone’s interests except his own) on Churchill, and now the former Labour frontbencher Rachel Reeves on an almost forgotten postwar Labour politician, Alice Bacon. Her subject fully deserves to be rescued from posterity’s condescension.

Brought up in a politically active Yorkshire mining family, she was elected a Leeds MP in the Attlee landslide of 1945 and, during her quarter-century in the

Governing From the Skies reviewed in the Guardian

on Wed, 01/11/2017 - 11:47

On 1 November 1911, during Italy’s campaign to capture Libya from the Ottomans, Giulio Gavotti, an Italian aviator, decided, apparently on his own initiative, to drop a bomb on Arab fighters at an oasis close to Tripoli. On 31 October 2011, Nato ended its bombing campaign against Gaddafi by dropping bombs on the same oasis. Thus the French philosopher and historian Thomas Hippler neatly bookends his century-long story (nicely translated by David Fernbach) of the theory and practice of aerial warfare.

The prescient HG Wells got there a couple of years before Gavotti. TheWar in the Air, his