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The Man Who Created the Middle East
The Man Who Created the Middle East
By William Collins
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ean: 9780008121938, isbn: 0008121931,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
At the age of only 36, Sir Mark Sykes was signatory to the Sykes-Picot agreement, one of the most reviled treaties of modern times. A century later, Christopher Sykes’ lively biography of his grandfather reassesses his life and work, and the politi...


The New Russia
The New Russia
By Polity
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ean: 9781509523610, isbn: 1509523618,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
After years of rapprochement, the relationship between Russia and the West is more strained now than it has been in the past 25 years. Putin’s motives, his reasons for seeking confrontation with the West, remain for many a mystery. Not for Mikhail ...


Leonardo da Vinci
Leonardo da Vinci
By Simon & Schuster
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ean: 9781501139161, isbn: 1501139169,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
The #1 New York Times bestseller from Walter Isaacson brings Leonardo da Vinci to life in this exciting new biography that is “a study in creativity: how to define it, how to achieve it…Most important, it is a powerful story of an exhilarating mi...


The Riviera Set: Glitz, Glamour, and the Hidden World of High Society
The Riviera Set: Glitz, Glamour, and the Hidden World of High Society
By Pegasus Books
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ean: 9781681775159, isbn: 1681775158,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
The author of the bestselling The Sisters: The Saga of the Mitford Family brings her trademark brio and relish to the charming and fascinating world of the Château de l'Horizon on the French RivieraThe Riviera Set reveals the story of the group of ...


The Medici: Power, Money, and Ambition in the Italian Renaissance
The Medici: Power, Money, and Ambition in the Italian Renaissance
By Pegasus Books
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ean: 9781681774084, isbn: 1681774089,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
A vivid, dramatic, and authoritative account of perhaps the most influential family in Italian history: the Medici. A dazzling history of the modest family that rose to become one of the most powerful in Europe, The Medici is a remarkably modern stor...


Adventures of a Young Naturalist: The Zoo Quest Expeditions
Adventures of a Young Naturalist: The Zoo Quest Expeditions
By Quercus
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ean: 9781635060690, isbn: 1635060699,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
"A GREAT BOOK." --THE NEW YORK TIMES"MARVELOUS." --THE TELEGRAPH"A RARE GLIMPSE OF A FLEDGLING DAVID ATTENBOROUGH IN THE WILD." --VANITY FAIRLiving legend and presenter of BBC's Planet Earth series Sir David Attenborough tells the story of his early ...


Memoirs from Beyond the Grave: 1768-1800
Memoirs from Beyond the Grave: 1768-1800
By NYRB Classics
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ean: 9781681371290, isbn: 1681371294,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
Written over the course of four decades, François-René de Chateaubriand’s epic autobiography has drawn the admiration of Baudelaire, Flaubert, Proust, Barthes, and Sebald. Here, in the first books of his massive Memoirs, spanning the years 17...


The Queen: The Life and Times of Elizabeth II
The Queen: The Life and Times of Elizabeth II
By Chartwell Books
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mpn: 48583085, ean: 9780785835738, isbn: 0785835733,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
Her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth II has reigned for 64 years, longer than any British monarch in history. During that time the Queen has endured the ups and downs that long life will bring. She was a beacon of hope during and after the Second World...


Isabella: The Warrior Queen
Isabella: The Warrior Queen
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
An engrossing and revolutionary biography of Isabella of Castile, the controversial Queen of Spain who sponsored Christopher Columbus's journey to the New World, established the Spanish Inquisition, and became one of the most influential female ruler...


Leonardo Da Vinci: La biografía / Leonardo Da Vinci (Spanish Edition)
Leonardo Da Vinci: La biografía / Leonardo Da Vinci (Spanish Edition)
By Debate
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
El aclamado autor de los best sellers Steve Jobs y Einstein nos vuelve a cautivar con la vida del genio más creativo de la historia en esta fascinante biografía.Basándose en las miles de páginas de los cuadernos manuscritos de Leonardo y nuev...


The Landmark Arrian: The Campaigns of Alexander
The Landmark Arrian: The Campaigns of Alexander
By Anchor Books
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
Arrian’s Campaigns of Alexander, widely considered the most authoritative history of the brilliant leader’s great conquests, is the latest addition to the acclaimed Landmark series.  After twelve years of hard-fought campaigns, Alexander the Gre...


Fatal Discord: Erasmus, Luther, and the Fight for the Western Mind
Fatal Discord: Erasmus, Luther, and the Fight for the Western Mind
By Harper
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ean: 9780060517601, isbn: 0060517603,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
An engrossing dual biography and fascinating intellectual history that examines two of the greatest minds of European history—Erasmus of Rotterdam and Martin Luther—whose heated rivalry gave rise to two enduring, fundamental, and often colliding ...


George, Nicholas and Wilhelm: Three Royal Cousins and the Road to World War I
George, Nicholas and Wilhelm: Three Royal Cousins and the Road to World War I
By Vintage Books
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
In the years before the First World War, the great European powers were ruled by three first cousins: King George V of Britain, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany, and Tsar Nicholas II of Russia. Together, they presided over the last years of dynastic Euro...


Amazing Grace: William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery
Amazing Grace: William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery
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ean: 9781400154272, isbn: 1400154278,

Amazing Grace tells the story of the remarkable life of the British abolitionist William Wilberforce (1759-1833). This accessible biography chronicles Wilberforce's extraordinary role as a human rights activist, cultural reformer, and member of Parli...


African Kaiser: General Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck and the Great War in Africa, 1914-1918
African Kaiser: General Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck and the Great War in Africa, 1914-1918
By New American Library
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ean: 9780425283714, isbn: 9780425283714,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
“Let me say straight out that if all military histories were as thrilling and well written as Robert Gaudi’s African Kaiser, I might give up reading fiction and literary bio­graphy… Gaudi writes with the flair of a latter-day Macaulay. He sets...


My Silent War: The Autobiography of a Spy
My Silent War: The Autobiography of a Spy
By imusti
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ean: 9780375759833, isbn: 0375759832,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
In the annals of espionage, one name towers above all others: that of H.A.R. “Kim” Philby, the ringleader of the legendary Cambridge spies. A member of the British establishment, Philby joined the Secret Intelligence Service in 1940, rose to the ...


Lincoln & Churchill: Statesmen at War
Lincoln & Churchill: Statesmen at War
By Stackpole Books
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ean: 9780811719674, isbn: 0811719677,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
A Renowned Historian Gives New Perspective on Statesmen at WarLewis E. Lehrman, a renowned historian and National Humanities Medal winner, gives new perspective on two of the greatest English-speaking statesmen—and their remarkable leadership in wa...


Diary of an Early American Boy: Noah Blake 1805 (Dover Books on Americana)
Diary of an Early American Boy: Noah Blake 1805 (Dover Books on Americana)
By Sloane, Eric/ Blake, Noah
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780486436661, isbn: 0486436667,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
For his fifteenth birthday in 1805, young Noah Blake's parents gave him a little leatherbound diary in which he recorded the various activities on his father's farm. This reprint of an actual early nineteenth-century book provides today's readers wit...


Antigonus The One-Eyed: Greatest of the Successors
Antigonus The One-Eyed: Greatest of the Successors
By imusti
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mpn: B/w maps and battle diagrams. Poss 8pp b, ean: 9781783030422, isbn: 1783030429,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Plutarch described Antigonus the One Eyed (382-301 BC) 'as 'the oldest and greatest of Alexander's successors,' Antigonus loyally served both Philip II and Alexander the Great as they converted his native Macedonia into an empire stretching from Indi...


Churchill and War
Churchill and War
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ean: 9781852854645, isbn: 1852854642,

Winston Churchill saved Britain and Europe by his incomparable leadership in the Second World War. His involvement in war, however, stretched over a far longer period and was one of the main themes of his long life. Cavalryman at Omdurman, infantry c...



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