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    The Girl from the Metropol Hotel: Growing Up in Communist Russia by Ludmilla Petrushevskaya    Earning the Rockies: How Geography Shapes America's Role in the World by Robert D. Kaplan    African Kaiser: General Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck and the Great War in Africa, 1914-1918 by Robert Gaudi    My Passage at the New Orleans Tribune: A Memoir of the Civil War Era by Jean-Charles Houzeau    The Mirror of Simple Souls by Margaret Porette    Ossian Bingley Hart, Florida's Loyalist Reconstruction Governor by Canter Brown Jr.    Guide to Louisiana Confederate Military Units, 1861-1865 by Arthur W. Bergeron Jr.    Notes from China by Barbara W. Tuchman    Love Entwined: The Curious History of Hairwork in America by Helen Sheumaker    Cort by Maurice Collis    Stilwell and the American Experience in China: 1911-1945 by Barbara W. Tuchman    Only One Year: A Memoir by Svetlana Alliluyeva    Lara: The Untold Love Story and the Inspiration for Doctor Zhivago by Anna Pasternak    A Very Expensive Poison: The Assassination of Alexander Litvinenko and Putin's War with the West by Luke Harding    The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the Enslaved, from Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation by Daina Ramey Berry    The Lost Eleven: The Forgotten Story of Black American Soldiers Brutally Massacred in World War II by Denise George & Robert Child    London in the Twentieth Century: A City and Its People by Jerry White    Roots of Strategy: Book 2 by Curtis Brown    The Navy SEAL Art of War: Leadership Lessons from the World's Most Elite Fighting Force by Rob Roy & Chris Lawson    An Awkward Truth: The bombing of Darwin, February 1942 by Peter Grose    First Women by Kate Andersen Brower    Mexicans In Minnesota by Dionicio Valdes    Shoot Like a Girl: One Woman's Dramatic Fight in Afghanistan and on the Home Front by Mary Jennings Hegar    True South: Henry Hampton and "Eyes on the Prize," the Landmark Television Series That Reframed the Civil Rights Movement by Jon Else    German Colonialism: Race, the Holocaust, and Postwar Germany by Volker Langbehn    Collateral Damage: Sino-Soviet Rivalry and the Termination of the Sino-Vietnamese Alliance by Nicholas Khoo    Humans, Beasts, and Ghosts: Stories and Essays by Zhongshu Qian    When Did the Statue of Liberty Turn Green? And 101 Other Questions About New York City by The Staff of the New-York Historical Soc & Nina Nazionale & Jean Ashton    A Desert Named Peace: The Violence of France's Empire in the Algerian Sahara, 1844-1902 by Benjamin Claude Brower    The Crusades, Christianity, and Islam by Jonathan Riley-Smith    Three Days in January: Dwight Eisenhower's Final Mission by Bret Baier & Catherine Whitney    A House Full of Females: Plural Marriage and Women's Rights in Early Mormonism, 1835-1870 by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich    Hell or High Water: New Zealand Merchant Seafarers Remember the War by Neill Atkinson    The Ballad of Les Darcy by Peter FitzSimons    The Army of the Roman Republic: The Second Century BC, Polybius and the Camps at Numantia, Spain by Mike Dobson    Honoring the Civil War Dead: Commemoration and the Problem of Reconciliation by John R. Neff    The House of the Dead: Siberian Exile Under the Tsars by Daniel Beer    Edward IV by Charles Ross    The General: William Levine, Citizen Soldier and Liberator by Alex Kershaw & Richard Ernsberger & Jennifer Pritzker    Garcilaso Inca de la Vega: An American Humanist, A Tribute to Jos by Anad    Cheating Death: Combat Air Rescues in Vietnam and Laos by George J. Marrett    The Way of the Strangers: Encounters with the Islamic State by Graeme Wood    Archaeology and the Postcolonial Critique by Matthew Liebmann    From Auschwitz by Daniel G. Fischer    Albion Fellows Bacon: Indiana's Municipal Housekeeper by Robert G. Barrows    Dancing Class: Gender, Ethnicity, and Social Divides in American Dance, 1890-1920 by Linda J. Tomko    Love and Science: A Memoir by Jan Vilcek    The American West: The Reader by Walter Nugent    The Style of Paris: Renaissance Origins of the French Enlightenment by George Huppert    Russian Civil-Military Relations by Dale R. Herspring

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The Girl from the Metropol Hotel: Growing Up in Communist Russia

Ludmilla Petrushevskaya

The Girl from the Metropol Hotel: Growing Up in Communist Russia by Ludmilla PetrushevskayaThe prizewinning memoir of one of the world
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Earning the Rockies: How Geography Shapes America's Role in the World

Robert D. Kaplan

Earning the Rockies: How Geography Shapes America's Role in the World by Robert D. KaplanAn incisive portrait of the American landscape that shows how geography continues to determine America
2017 / 1 / 19
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African Kaiser: General Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck and the Great War in Africa, 1914-1918

Robert Gaudi

African Kaiser: General Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck and the Great War in Africa, 1914-1918 by Robert GaudiThe incredible true account of General Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck and his exploits in World War I Africa with the legendary "Schutztruppe."

As World War I ravaged the European continent, a completely different theater of war was being contested in Africa. And from this very different kind of war, there emerged a very different kind of military leader...

At the beginning of the twentieth century, the continent of Africa was a hotbed of international trade, colonialism, and political gamesmanship. So when World War I broke out, the European powers were forced to contend with each other not just in...

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My Passage at the New Orleans Tribune: A Memoir of the Civil War Era

Jean-Charles Houzeau

My Passage at the New Orleans Tribune: A Memoir of the Civil War Era by Jean-Charles Houzeau

When Belgian scientist Jean-Charles Houzeau arrived in New Orleans in 1857, he was disturbed that America, founded on the principle of freedom, still tolerated the institution of slavery. In late 1864, he became managing editor of the New Orleans Tribune, the first black daily newspaper published in the United States. Ardently sympathetic to the plight of Louisiana

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The Mirror of Simple Souls

Margaret Porette

The Mirror of Simple Souls by Margaret PoretteThis translation from the French original includes an introductory interpretive essay by Edmund Colledge, O.S.A., Judith Grant, and J. C. Marler, and a foreword by Kent Emery, Jr. The translators of this Modern English version rely primarily on the original French manuscript, yet also take medieval translations into account. As a result, this edition offers a reading of The Mirror of Simple Souls that solves a number of difficulties found in the French. The valuable introduction by the translators narrates the archival history of the book, for which Margaret Porette was burned alive in Paris...
2017 / 1 / 19
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Ossian Bingley Hart, Florida's Loyalist Reconstruction Governor

Canter Brown Jr.

Ossian Bingley Hart, Florida's Loyalist Reconstruction Governor by Canter Brown Jr.

In this exceptional biography, Canter Brown, Jr., removes Ossian Bingley Hart (1821

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Guide to Louisiana Confederate Military Units, 1861-1865

Arthur W. Bergeron Jr.

Guide to Louisiana Confederate Military Units, 1861-1865 by Arthur W. Bergeron Jr.

“Bergeron has produced a book. . . essential to the serious Confederate scholar.”

2017 / 1 / 19
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Notes from China

Barbara W. Tuchman

Notes from China by Barbara W. TuchmanA journalistic tour de force, this wide-ranging collection by the author of the Pulitzer Prize
2017 / 1 / 18
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Love Entwined: The Curious History of Hairwork in America

Helen Sheumaker

Love Entwined: The Curious History of Hairwork in America by Helen Sheumaker

Using a wide array of evidence drawn from poetry, fiction, diaries, letters, and examples of hairwork, Love Entwined traces the widespread popularity of the craft from the late eighteenth to the early twentieth century.

2017 / 1 / 18
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Cort

Maurice Collis

Cort by Maurice Collis

The convergence of Cortés and Montezuma is the most emblematic event in the birth of what would come to be called "America."

Landing on the Mexican coast on Good Friday, 1519, Hernán Cortés felt himself the bearer of a divine burden to conquer and convert the first advanced civilization Europeans had yet encountered in the West. For Montezuma, leader of the Mexicans, April 21, 1519 (known in their sophisticated astronomical system as 9 Wind Day) was the precise date of a dire prophesy: the return of Quetzalcoatl, a fearsome god predicted to arrive by ship, from the East, with light skin, a...
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Stilwell and the American Experience in China: 1911-1945

Barbara W. Tuchman

Stilwell and the American Experience in China: 1911-1945 by Barbara W. TuchmanBarbara W. Tuchman won her second Pulitzer Prize for this nonfiction masterpiece
2017 / 1 / 17
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Only One Year: A Memoir

Svetlana Alliluyeva

Only One Year: A Memoir by Svetlana Alliluyeva

After the success of her New York Times-bestselling childhood memoir Twenty Letters to a Friend, Josef Stalin

2017 / 1 / 17
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Lara: The Untold Love Story and the Inspiration for Doctor Zhivago

Anna Pasternak

Lara: The Untold Love Story and the Inspiration for Doctor Zhivago by Anna Pasternak

The heartbreaking story of the love affair between Boris Pasternak, the author of Doctor Zhivago, and Olga Ivinskaya

2017 / 1 / 17
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A Very Expensive Poison: The Assassination of Alexander Litvinenko and Putin's War with the West

Luke Harding

A Very Expensive Poison: The Assassination of Alexander Litvinenko and Putin's War with the West by Luke HardingA real-life political assassination story--complete with KGB, CIA, MI5, and Russian mobsters--that reverberates from the streets of London to the deadly halls of today's Kremlin. A Vintage Original.

On November 1, 2006, journalist and Russian dissident Alexander Litvinenko was poisoned in London. He died twenty-two days later. The cause of death was Polonium--a rare, lethal, and highly radioactive substance. This is the inside story of the life and death of Litvinenko. And it is the story of the aftermath: a decade of geopolitical disruptions still felt today. In A Very Expensive Poison, Luke...

2017 / 1 / 17
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The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the Enslaved, from Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation

Daina Ramey Berry

The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the Enslaved, from Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation by Daina Ramey BerryGroundbreaking look at slaves as commodities through every phase of life, from birth to death and beyond, in early America

In life and in death, slaves were commodities, their monetary value assigned based on their age, gender, health, and the demands of the market. The Price for Their Pound of Flesh is the first book to explore the economic value of enslaved people through every phase of their lives

2017 / 1 / 17
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The Lost Eleven: The Forgotten Story of Black American Soldiers Brutally Massacred in World War II

Denise George & Robert Child

The Lost Eleven: The Forgotten Story of Black American Soldiers Brutally Massacred in World War II by Denise George & Robert ChildNearly forgotten by history, this is the story of the Wereth Eleven, African-American soldiers who fought courageously for freedom in WWII
2017 / 1 / 13
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London in the Twentieth Century: A City and Its People

Jerry White

London in the Twentieth Century: A City and Its People by Jerry White

Jerry White's London in the Twentieth Century, Winner of the Wolfson Prize, is a masterful account of the city's most tumultuous century by its leading expert.

In 1901 no other city matched London in size, wealth and grandeur. Yet it was also a city where poverty and disease were rife. For its inhabitants, such contradictions and diversity were the defining experience of the next century of dazzling change.

In the worlds of work and popular culture, politics and crime, through war, immigration and sexual revolution, Jerry White's richly detailed and captivating history shows how the city shaped...

2017 / 1 / 13
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Roots of Strategy: Book 2

Curtis Brown

Roots of Strategy: Book 2 by Curtis BrownArdant du Picq's Battle Studies, Clausewitz's Principles of War, and Jomini's Art of War.
2017 / 1 / 13
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The Navy SEAL Art of War: Leadership Lessons from the World's Most Elite Fighting Force

Rob Roy & Chris Lawson

The Navy SEAL Art of War: Leadership Lessons from the World's Most Elite Fighting Force by Rob Roy & Chris LawsonIn a groundbreaking, narrative-driven book for businesses, managers (and those who aspire to the managerial ranks), and entrepreneurs, a veteran Navy SEAL Chief Petty Officer shows how the skills that enable SEAL teams to achieve the impossible in the battlefield can help business executives and career-minded individuals make better decisions and get the best out of their teams.

Anyone can make good decisions when everything is in their favor. But in life, as in war, it
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An Awkward Truth: The bombing of Darwin, February 1942

Peter Grose

An Awkward Truth: The bombing of Darwin, February 1942 by Peter GroseThe compelling and very human story of the first foreign assault on Australian soil since settlement - the attack on Darwin by the Japanese in February, 1942.
2017 / 1 / 12
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