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From Nero's nagging mother (whom he found especially annoying after taking her as his lover) to Catherine's stable of studs (not of the equine variety), here is a wickedly delightful look at the most scandalous royal doings you never learned about in history class. Gleeful, naughty, sometimes…read more

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“Michael Farquhar doesn’t write about history the way, say, Doris Kearns Goodwin does. He writes about history the way Doris Kearns Goodwin’s smart-ass, reprobate kid brother might. I, for one, prefer it.”—Gene Weingarten, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and Washington…read more

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Spanning 500 years of British history, a revealing look at the secret lives of some great (and not-so-great) Britons, courtesy of one of the world’s most engaging royal historians   Beleaguered by scandal, betrayed by faithless spouses, bedeviled by ambitious children, the kings and…read more

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National Geographic and author Michael Farquhar uncover an instance of bad luck, epic misfortune, and unadulterated mayhem tied to every day of the year. From Caligula's blood-soaked end to hotelier Steve Wynn's unfortunate run-in with a priceless Picasso, these 365 tales of misery include lost…read more

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In 2004 the author compiled a “book” intended for family members, entitled “I Remember It Well”, comprised of letters home, travel essays and extracts from his diaries, covering a twenty month period , following the completion of his university studies, from 1965-1967, during which time he…read more

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Following on the heels of his national bestseller A Treasury of Royal Scandals , Michael Farquhar turns his attention to matters a little closer to home with A Treasury of Great American Scandals . From the unhappy family relationships of prominent Americans to the feuds, smear campaigns, duels,…read more

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The Islamic University of Medina was established by the Saudi state in 1961 to provide religious instruction primarily to foreign students. Students would come to Medina for religious education and were then expected to act as missionaries, promoting an understanding of Islam in line with the core…read more

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In 2004 the author compiled a “book” intended for family members, entitled “I Remember It Well”, comprised of letters home, travel essays and extracts from his diaries, covering a twenty month period , following the completion of his university studies, from 1965-1967, during which time he…read more

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In 2004 the author compiled a “book” intended for family members, entitled “I Remember It Well”, comprised of letters home, travel essays and extracts from his diaries, covering a twenty month period , following the completion of his university studies, from 1965-1967, during which time he…read more

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In 2004 the author compiled a “book” intended for family members, entitled “I Remember It Well”, comprised of letters completion of his university studies, from 1965-1967, during which time he hitchhiked, youth-hosteled and worked his way throughout most of Western Europe. In concluding that…read more

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We may say that honesty is the best policy, but history—to say nothing of business, politics, and the media—suggests otherwise. In this infinitely citable book, the author of two bestselling treasuries of scandal recounts some of the greatest deceptions of all time. With what forged…read more

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Três Séculos de Terror, Devassidão, Assassínio e Loucura da Rússia Romanov.Em 1613, Miguel Romanov é eleito czar numa Rússia em convulsão após o reinado de Ivan, o Terrível. Com apenas 16 anos vai dar início a uma das mais fascinantes dinastias imperiais da história: os Romanov. Foram 300 anos de…read more