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Missy Series 2 (CD): Lisa McMullin, Gemma Arrowsmith, Roy Gill, John Dorney Missy Series 2 (CD)
Lisa McMullin, Gemma Arrowsmith, Roy Gill, John Dorney; Directed by Ken Bentley; Cover design or artwork by …
R944 R724 Discovery Miles 7 240 Save R220 (23%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Missy - alone, unleashed and unfettered. What does she get up to when the Doctor isn't around?

Doctor Who - Ravenous 4 (CD): John Dorney, Matt Fitton Doctor Who - Ravenous 4 (CD)
John Dorney, Matt Fitton; Directed by Ken Bentley; Cover design or artwork by Tom Webster; Performed by Paul McGann, …
R1,086 R830 Discovery Miles 8 300 Save R256 (24%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

The past, the present, and the future conspire against the Doctor as he fights to defeat the only creature ever to strike fear into the hearts of a Time Lord - the Ravenous. 4.1 Whisper by Matt Fitton. Seeking respite after their battle with the Ravenous and hoping to find a quiet place where the Eleven can recuperate, the TARDIS crew visit the Still Foundation. But all they find is a small band of survivors under siege from a terrifying predator. A predator that hunts by sound. 4.2 Planet of Dust by Matt Fitton. On the parched world of Parrak, the Master holds sway. But he is exhausted and desperate, and his final hope for survival lies somewhere beneath the desert. When the TARDIS arrives, alliances will be made and trust will be broken - and feuding Time Lords will discover the Ravenous never, ever give up. 4.3 and 4.4 Day of the Master by John Dorney. The Doctor investigates a mystery in the vortex, Liv follows the trail of their enemy, and Helen searches for a god. Everywhere they go there is a Master or Mistress, but is the Doctor's oldest enemy there to hinder him, or to help? With the TARDIS crew scattered and lost, only a miracle can save the universe. And for that to happen someone is going to have to die. CAST: Paul McGann (The Doctor), Nicola Walker (Liv Chenka), Hattie Morahan (Helen Sinclair), Mark Bonnar (The Eleven), Geoffrey Beevers (The Master), Michelle Gomez (Missy), Derek Jacobi (The Master), Eric Roberts (The Master), George Asprey (Ravenous), Susie Emmett (Ravenous), Eben Figueiredo (Leet), Chris Jarman (Kyphus), Clifford Samuel (Kinner), Natalie Simpson (Vonn), Ony Uhiara (Ronica), Robert Whitelock (Artron/Cadrin).

The Wedding Video (Blu-ray disc): Lucy Punch, Miriam Margolyes, Michelle Gomez, Harriet Walter, Robert Webb, Forbes KB, Cara... The Wedding Video (Blu-ray disc)
Lucy Punch, Miriam Margolyes, Michelle Gomez, Harriet Walter, Robert Webb, … 1
R40 Discovery Miles 400 Ships in 20 - 25 working days

British romantic comedy starring Rufus Hound and Robert Webb. Raif (Hound), an endearingly shambolic buffoon with a questionable sense of humour, is asked to be best man at the wedding of his brother, Tim (Robert Webb), to the socially aspirant Saskia (Lucy Punch). His gift to the happy couple, he decides, will be a video of their wedding - but little does he realise he will capture such monstrosities of consumerism and social snobbery as are effected by the coiffured, manicured Cheshire set to which Saskia - and now, it seems, Raif's once-bohemian and now unrecognisable brother - belong.

Missy Series 1 (CD): Roy Gill, John Dorney, Nev Fountain, Jonathan Morris Missy Series 1 (CD)
Roy Gill, John Dorney, Nev Fountain, Jonathan Morris; Directed by Ken Bentley; …
R942 R603 Discovery Miles 6 030 Save R339 (36%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Michelle Gomez, who last played the Doctor's best friend and wicked enemy, Missy, in the Doctor Who television series in 2017, returns to her role in some brand new audio adventures from Big Finish Productions made in arrangements with BBC studios. 1.1 Spoonful of Mayhem by Roy Gill. In a spot of bother in Victorian London, Missy is forced to take on governess duties but she has another scheme in mind, and her charges are simply in the way. She's going to have to teach the children some rather harsh lessons about getting what you want. And there will be tears before bedtime. 1.2 Divorced, Beheaded, Regenerated by John Dorney. Missy arrives in Tudor England, throwing the plans of another renegade Time Lord into chaos.King Henry VIII is on the throne, and aliens are stomping through the countryside. Missy just wants to be Queen. And the Monk? Once he knows who else is on the scene, he'll be glad just to stay alive. 1.3 The Broken Clock by Nev Fountain. Tonight, on Dick Zodiac's America's Most Impossible Killers, Detective Joe Lynwood hunts the most impossible killer of his career. There's a trail of bodies. Impossible bodies. And Joe has one long night to solve the case. Luckily, D.I. Missy Masters from Scotland Yard in England, London, England is here to help. 1.4 The Belly of the Beast by Jonathan Morris. Missy's scheme nears completion. All she must do is subjugate one little planet and bend the inhabitants to her will. Not too much to ask. But slaves will keep rebelling. It's almost as if they don't want to unearth an ancient artefact to fulfil Missy's plans for universal domination.She'll have to do something about that. CAST: Michelle Gomez (Missy/Matis), Rufus Hound (The Monk), Oliver Clement (Oliver Davis), Bonnie Kingston (Lucy Davis), Simon Slater (Montague Davis / Moses Walker / Coachman), Dan Starkey (Mr. Cosmo / Park Keeper / Old Man / Sphinx), Beth Chalmers (Djinn / Housemaid), Maggie Service (Catherine Parr), Leighton Pugh (Sir Foxcroft / Gramoryan 1 / Priest), Graham Seed (Gramoryan 2 / Taverner / Squire), Kenneth Jay (Dick Zodiac), Guy Paul (Joe Lynwood), Ryan Forde Iosco (The Actor Playing Joe Lynwood), Daniel Goode (Mark /Roy), Rachel Verkuil (Frankie and The Actress Playing Missy), Abbie Andrew (Aleyna), John Scougall (Cort / Guards), Lucy Goldie (Sath / Mother), Jason Nwoga(Doctor Goodnight), Jamie Laird (Mister Bryce / Father). Other parts played by members of the cast.

The Wedding Video (DVD): Lucy Punch, Miriam Margolyes, Michelle Gomez, Harriet Walter, Robert Webb, Forbes KB, Cara Horgan,... The Wedding Video (DVD)
Lucy Punch, Miriam Margolyes, Michelle Gomez, Harriet Walter, Robert Webb, … 2
R31 Discovery Miles 310 Ships in 20 - 25 working days

British romantic comedy starring Rufus Hound and Robert Webb. Raif (Hound), an endearingly shambolic buffoon with a questionable sense of humour, is asked to be best man at the wedding of his brother, Tim (Robert Webb), to the socially aspirant Saskia (Lucy Punch). His gift to the happy couple, he decides, will be a video of their wedding - but little does he realise he will capture such monstrosities of consumerism and social snobbery as are effected by the coiffured, manicured Cheshire set to which Saskia - and now, it seems, Raif's once-bohemian and now unrecognisable brother - belong.

Serving a Higher Purpose - Theosophy for a Meaningful Life (Paperback): David P. Bruce Serving a Higher Purpose - Theosophy for a Meaningful Life (Paperback)
David P. Bruce; Foreword by Michael Gomes
R514 R415 Discovery Miles 4 150 Save R99 (19%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
African Dominion - A New History of Empire in Early and Medieval West Africa (Paperback): Michael Gomez African Dominion - A New History of Empire in Early and Medieval West Africa (Paperback)
Michael Gomez
R714 R571 Discovery Miles 5 710 Save R143 (20%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

A groundbreaking book that puts early and medieval West Africa on the map of global history Pick up almost any book on early and medieval world history and empire, and where do you find West Africa? On the periphery. This pioneering book tells a different story. Interweaving political and social history and drawing on a rich array of sources, Michael Gomez unveils a new vision of how categories of ethnicity, race, gender, and caste emerged in Africa and in global history. Focusing on the Savannah and Sahel region, Gomez traces how Islam's growth in West Africa, along with intensifying commerce that included slaves, resulted in a series of political experiments unique to the region, culminating in the rise of empire. A radically new account of the importance of early Africa in global history, African Dominion will be the standard work on the subject for years to come.

Memories of Madagascar and Slavery in the Black Atlantic (Paperback): Wendy Wilson-Fall Memories of Madagascar and Slavery in the Black Atlantic (Paperback)
Wendy Wilson-Fall; Foreword by Michael Gomez
R659 R557 Discovery Miles 5 570 Save R102 (15%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

From the seventeenth century into the nineteenth, thousands of Madagascar's people were brought to American ports as slaves. In Memories of Madagascar and Slavery in the Black Atlantic, Wendy Wilson-Fall shows that the descendants of these Malagasy slaves in the United States maintained an ethnic identity in ways that those from the areas more commonly feeding the Atlantic slave trade did not. Generations later, hundreds, if not thousands, of African Americans maintain strong identities as Malagasy descendants, yet the histories of Malagasy slaves, sailors, and their descendants have been little explored. Wilson-Fall examines how and why the stories that underlie this identity have been handed down through families-and what this says about broader issues of ethnicity and meaning-making for those whose family origins, if documented at all, have been willfully obscured by history. By analyzing contemporary oral histories as well as historical records and examining the conflicts between the two, Wilson-Fall carefully probes the tensions between the official and the personal, the written and the lived. She suggests that historically, the black community has been a melting pot to which generations of immigrants-enslaved and free-have been socially assigned, often in spite of their wish to retain far more complex identities. Innovative in its methodology and poetic in its articulation, this book bridges history and ethnography to take studies of diaspora, ethnicity, and identity into new territory.

Oliver Twist (DVD): William Miller, Timothy Spall, Sophie Okonedo, Tom Hardy, Edward Fox, Rob Brydon, Gregor Fisher, John... Oliver Twist (DVD)
William Miller, Timothy Spall, Sophie Okonedo, Tom Hardy, Edward Fox, …
R96 Discovery Miles 960 Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Sarah Phelps's adaptation of Charles Dickens's much-loved novel, featuring a host of great British character actors. In a dank, candlelit room on a stormy winter night, Oliver Twist (William Miller) is born into a life of seemingly hopeless poverty. Escaping the cruelty of the workhouse he has grown up in, the young orphan makes his way to London where he meets a gang of pickpockets, led by the charismatic Fagin (Timothy Spall), and receives the first warm welcome of his life - unaware that this kindness comes at a price. When he is mistakenly taken as a thief, the wealthy victim Mr. Brownlow (Edward Fox) brings Oliver to his home and shelters him. But evil lurks on the horizon in the form of Bill Sykes (Tom Hardy) ...

African Dominion - A New History of Empire in Early and Medieval West Africa (Hardcover): Michael Gomez African Dominion - A New History of Empire in Early and Medieval West Africa (Hardcover)
Michael Gomez
R1,065 R825 Discovery Miles 8 250 Save R240 (23%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

A groundbreaking history that puts early and medieval West Africa in a global context Pick up almost any book on early and medieval world history and empire, and where do you find West Africa? On the periphery. This pioneering book, the first on this period of the region's history in a generation, tells a different story. Interweaving political and social history and drawing on a rich array of sources, including Arabic manuscripts, oral histories, and recent archaeological findings, Michael Gomez unveils a new vision of how categories of ethnicity, race, gender, and caste emerged in Africa and in global history more generally. Scholars have long held that such distinctions arose during the colonial period, but Gomez shows they developed much earlier. Focusing on the Savannah and Sahel region, Gomez traces the exchange of ideas and influences with North Africa and the Central Islamic Lands by way of merchants, scholars, and pilgrims. Islam's growth in West Africa, in tandem with intensifying commerce that included slaves, resulted in a series of political experiments unique to the region, culminating in the rise of empire. A major preoccupation was the question of who could be legally enslaved, which together with other factors led to the construction of new ideas about ethnicity, race, gender, and caste--long before colonialism and the transatlantic slave trade. Telling a radically new story about early Africa in global history, African Dominion is set to be the standard work on the subject for many years to come.

Doctor Who - The New Series: Series 8 (Blu-ray disc): Peter Capaldi, Frank Skinner, Keeley Hawes, Ben Miller, Samuel Anderson,... Doctor Who - The New Series: Series 8 (Blu-ray disc)
Peter Capaldi, Frank Skinner, Keeley Hawes, Ben Miller, Samuel Anderson, … 1
R748 Discovery Miles 7 480 Ships in 10 - 15 working days

All 12 episodes from the eighth series of the relaunched sci-fi adventure show. Accompanied by his latest companion Clara (Jenna-Louise Coleman), the Doctor (Peter Capaldi) sets out on another rollercoaster round of adventures in time and space, encountering a dinosaur in Victorian London, Robin Hood, ghosts and a supposedly good Dalek. The episodes are: 'Deep Breath', 'Into the Dalek', 'Robot of Sherwood', 'Listen', 'Time Heist', 'The Caretaker', 'Kill the Moon', 'Mummy on the Orient Express', 'Flatline', 'In the Forest of the Night', 'Dark Water' and 'Death in Heaven'.

Memories of Madagascar and Slavery in the Black Atlantic (Hardcover): Wendy Wilson-Fall Memories of Madagascar and Slavery in the Black Atlantic (Hardcover)
Wendy Wilson-Fall; Foreword by Michael Gomez
R1,352 R1,089 Discovery Miles 10 890 Save R263 (19%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

From the seventeenth century into the nineteenth, thousands of Madagascar's people were brought to American ports as slaves. In Memories of Madagascar and Slavery in the Black Atlantic, Wendy Wilson-Fall shows that the descendants of these Malagasy slaves in the United States maintained an ethnic identity in ways that those from the areas more commonly feeding the Atlantic slave trade did not. Generations later, hundreds, if not thousands, of African Americans maintain strong identities as Malagasy descendants, yet the histories of Malagasy slaves, sailors, and their descendants have been little explored. Wilson-Fall examines how and why the stories that underlie this identity have been handed down through families-and what this says about broader issues of ethnicity and meaning-making for those whose family origins, if documented at all, have been willfully obscured by history. By analyzing contemporary oral histories as well as historical records and examining the conflicts between the two, Wilson-Fall carefully probes the tensions between the official and the personal, the written and the lived. She suggests that historically, the black community has been a melting pot to which generations of immigrants-enslaved and free-have been socially assigned, often in spite of their wish to retain far more complex identities. Innovative in its methodology and poetic in its articulation, this book bridges history and ethnography to take studies of diaspora, ethnicity, and identity into new territory.

Green Wing: Special (DVD): Tamsin Greig, Mark Heap, Stephen Mangan, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Michelle Gomez, Sarah Alexander, Oliver... Green Wing: Special (DVD)
Tamsin Greig, Mark Heap, Stephen Mangan, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Michelle Gomez, …
R109 Discovery Miles 1 090 Ships in 10 - 15 working days

This one-off special episode of the BAFTA winning hospital drama returns to the wards and sees the dysfunctional team's drama-fraught lifestyle continue apace. Caroline (Tamsin Greig) is now engaged to Guy (Stephen Mangan), while Mac (Julian Rhind-Tutt) has very little time to live. Gripped by desperation and paranoia, dwarf-killing duo Statham (Mark Heap) and Joanna (Pippa Haywood) are on the run, jumping relentlessly out of frying pans and into fires (not quite literally). With no one left in charge, the admin girls let their basic instincts run wild, while something very strange has happened to Karen (Lucinda Raikes) after her fall from the window. Boyce (Oli Chris) discovers life without Statham, Sue White (Michelle Gomez) spots a job opportunity and Martin (Karl Theobald) feels utterly helpless. Again. Still, at least it all ends happily ever after. Or does it?

Chess For Kids - The Complete And Comprehensive Guide On How To Play Chess For Kids Using Simple And Easy Strategies To Win,... Chess For Kids - The Complete And Comprehensive Guide On How To Play Chess For Kids Using Simple And Easy Strategies To Win, Enjoy Your Game And Have Fun! (Paperback)
Michael Gomes
R162 Discovery Miles 1 620 Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Doctor Who: Time Lord Fairy Tales (Standard format, CD, Unabridged edition): Justin Richards Doctor Who: Time Lord Fairy Tales (Standard format, CD, Unabridged edition)
Justin Richards; Read by Adjoa Andoh, Andrew Brooke, Anne Reid, Dan Starkey, …
R492 R334 Discovery Miles 3 340 Save R158 (32%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Penguin Doctor Who: Time Lord Fairy Tales read by Tom Baker, Paul McGann, Joanna Page, Michelle Gomez, Adjoa Andoh, Ingrid Oliver, Anne Reid, Dan Starkey, Sophie Aldred, Rachael Stirling, Samuel Anderson, Nicholas Briggs, Pippa Bennett-Warner, Yasmin Paige & Andrew Brooke. A collection of dark and ancient fairy tales from the world of Doctor Who, these captivating stories include mysterious myths and legends about heroes and monsters of all kinds, from every corner of the universe. Originally told to young Time Lords at bedtime, these twisted tales are enchanting for Doctor Who fans of all ages.

The Diplomat's Son (Paperback): Michael Gomez, Francisco Garcia Pimentel Ruiz The Diplomat's Son (Paperback)
Michael Gomez, Francisco Garcia Pimentel Ruiz
R309 Discovery Miles 3 090 Ships in 7 - 11 working days
The Shadow of the Secretary (Paperback): Michael Gomez, Francisco Garcia Pimentel Ruiz The Shadow of the Secretary (Paperback)
Michael Gomez, Francisco Garcia Pimentel Ruiz
R291 Discovery Miles 2 910 Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Maquinas para Atrair Clientes - Nao Tem muitos Clientes ? Descubra agora A Maquina Para Atrair Clientes (Portuguese,... Maquinas para Atrair Clientes - Nao Tem muitos Clientes ? Descubra agora A Maquina Para Atrair Clientes (Portuguese, Paperback)
Michell Gomes
R529 Discovery Miles 5 290 Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Transformations in Slavery - A History of Slavery in Africa (Hardcover, 2nd Revised edition): Paul E Lovejoy Transformations in Slavery - A History of Slavery in Africa (Hardcover, 2nd Revised edition)
Paul E Lovejoy; Series edited by David Anderson, Carolyn Brown, Christopher Clapham, Michael Gomez, …
R1,488 Discovery Miles 14 880 Out of stock

This history of African slavery from the fifteenth to the early twentieth century examines how indigenous African slavery developed within an international context. Professor Lovejoy discusses the medieval Islamic slave trade and the Atlantic trade as well as the enslavement process and the marketing of slaves. He considers the impact of European abolition and assesses slavery's role in African history. The book corrects the accepted interpretation that African slavery was mild and resulted in the slaves' assimilation. This new edition incorporates recent research, revised statistics on the slave trade demography, and an updated bibliography.

The Dawning of the Theosophical Movement (Paperback): Michael Gomes The Dawning of the Theosophical Movement (Paperback)
Michael Gomes
R315 R297 Discovery Miles 2 970 Save R18 (6%) Out of stock

Historical researcher, Michael Gomes charts the dramatic origins of the theosophical movement, one of the most influential philosophical systems to arise during the last hundred years. In this skillfully woven story of the early years of theosophy, the author re-creates the key events involving Blavatsky, Olcott, and a small group of like-minded occultists. His account covers the publication of Blavatsky's "occult encyclopedia," Isis Unveiled, concluding with the pilgrimage to India by the "theosophical twins."

The Diary of River Song - Series 5 (CD): Jonathan Morris, Roy Gill, Eddie Robson, Scott Handcock The Diary of River Song - Series 5 (CD)
Jonathan Morris, Roy Gill, Eddie Robson, Scott Handcock; Directed by Ken Bentley; Cover design or artwork by …
R954 R734 Discovery Miles 7 340 Save R220 (23%) Out of stock

Much anticipated by fans of Doctor Who both old and new, Big Finish are delighted to welcome Alex Kingston back again to reprise her River Song character first seen in 2008 on TV. The Doctor isn't the only Time Lord River runs into on her travels up and down the timeline.The Master, in all of his - or her - guises, also has a chequered history with Professor Song. And whenever they meet, it's a close call as to who comes out on top...It's something River must get used to: there are three people in her marriage -at the very least! This series contains four stories; The Bekdel Test by Jonathan Morris. Back at the start of her imprisonment, Dr Song becomes a guinea pig for an innovative new security system. But it's her fellow prisoners she needs to be most wary of. Because it's early days for Missy, too. The Doctor is dead, and she is outraged that somebody else killed him first...Animal Instinct by Roy Gill. On a world where vicious beasts stalk ancient ruins, Professor Song teaches a student the finer points of archaeology. But then she meets an incarnation of the Master who is desperate to survive. And if they are going to escape this place alive, they all must work together. The Lifeboat and the Deathboat byEddie Robson. Stranded in the Vortex, a father and daughter do their best to survive, living on salvage in a ramshackle vessel. Elsewhere, an obsessive ship's captain hunts down a vengeful monster, whatever the cost. And River is caught between them, uncovering an old enemy in the most unexpected new guise. Concealed Weapon by Scott Handcock. A deep space exploration mission nears its end - when suddenly, the crew start to die. River must try to protect her colleagues and work out what else is on board their ship. Something is stalking them, and the deadliest Master of all has his own plans for River Song. CAST: Alex Kingston (River Song), Geoffrey Beevers (The Master), Eric Roberts (The Master), Derek Jacobi (The Master), Michelle Gomez (Missy). .

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