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The Spy And The Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story Of The Cold War
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The celebrated author of A Spy Among Friends and Rogue Heroes returns with his greatest spy story yet, a thrilling Cold War-era tale of Oleg Gordievsky, the Russian whose secret work helped hasten the collapse of the Soviet Union. If anyone could be considered a…
Ill Fares The Land

Ill Fares The Land

by Tony Judt

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|March 29, 2011

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Featuring a new preface by bestselling author of Between the World and Me and The Water Dancer , Ta-Nehisi Coates. “We are in for a fight . . . and in that fight Tony's work will be needed. This volume, in particular, will be needed.” —…
Legacy Of Violence: A History Of The British Empire
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From Pulitzer Prize–winning historian: a searing study of the British Empire that probes the country's pervasive use of violence throughout the twentieth century and traces how these practices were exported, modified, and institutionalized in colonies…
Agent Sonya: The Spy Next Door

Agent Sonya: The Spy Next Door

by Ben Macintyre

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|July 27, 2021

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Thunderstruck

Thunderstruck

by Erik Larson

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|September 25, 2007

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A true story of love, murder, and the end of the world’s “great hush.” In Thunderstruck , Erik Larson tells the interwoven stories of two men—Hawley Crippen, a very unlikely murderer, and Guglielmo Marconi, the obsessive creator of a…
A Night to Remember: The Classic Account of the Final Hours of the Titanic
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The classic minute-by-minute account of the sinking of the Titanic , in a 50th anniversary edition with a new introduction by Nathaniel Philbrick First published in 1955, A Night to Remember remains a completely riveting account of the Titanic 's fatal collision…
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" Reads like a story by Graham Greene, Ian Fleming, or John Le Carré, leavened with a dollop of P.G. Wodehouse . . . [Macintyre] takes a fresh look at the grandest espionage drama of our era."-- New York Times Book Review…
"A Problem from Hell": America and the Age of Genocide
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From former UN Ambassador and author of the New York Times bestseller The Education of an Idealist Samantha Power, the Pulitzer Prize-winning book on America's repeated failure to stop genocides around the world In her prizewinning examination of the last…
Tragedy and Hope

Tragedy and Hope

by Carroll Quigley

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|February 25, 2014

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UNCENSORED Tragedy & Hope: A History of the World in Our Time by Carroll Quigley is the ultimate insider admission of a secret global elite that has impacted nearly every modern historical event. Learn how the Anglo-American banking elite were able to secretly…
Agent Zigzag: A True Story Of Nazi Espionage, Love, And Betrayal
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A Covert Affair: When Julia and Paul Child joined the OSS they had no way of knowing that their…
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By bestselling author Jennet Conant, a stunning account of Julia Child’s early life as a member of the OSS in the Far East during World War II, and the tumultuous years when she and Paul Child were caught up in the McCarthy witch hunt and behaved with…
1968: The Year That Rocked The World

1968: The Year That Rocked The World

by Mark Kurlansky

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|January 11, 2005

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NATIONAL BESTSELLER • “In this highly opinionated and highly readable history, Kurlansky makes a case for why 1968 has lasting relevance in the United States and around the world.”—Dan Rather   To some, 1968 was the year…
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