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  • The Pope and Mussolini : The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe
    David I. Kertzer
    Hardcover: 01/28/2014
     
    The gripping story of Pope Pius XI's secret relations with Italian dictator Benito Mussolini. This ...
  • The Boys in the Boat : Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
    Daniel James Brown
    Hardcover: 06/04/2013
     
    For readers of Laura Hillenbrand's Seabiscuit and Unbroken, the dramatic story of the American rowing team ...
  • Young Stalin
    Simon Sebag Montefiore
    Paperback: 10/14/2008
     
    A revelatory account that finally unveils the shadowy journey from obscurity to power of the Georgian cobbler&...
  • The Long March : The True History of Communist China's Founding Myth
    Sun Shuyun
    Paperback: 05/06/2008
     
    The Long March is Communist China’s founding myth, the heroic tale that every Chinese child learns in ...
  • The Worst Hard Time : The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl
    Timothy Egan
    Paperback: 09/01/2006
     
    As only great history can, Egan's book captures the very voice of the times: its grit, pathos, and abiding ...
  • The Boy Genius and The Mogul : The Untold Story of Television
    Daniel Stashower
    Hardcover: 04/01/2002
     
    A vivid portrait of a self-taught scientist whose brilliance allowed him to "capture light in a bottle." A ...
  • Seabiscuit : An American Legend
    Laura Hillenbrand
    Paperback: 03/01/2002
     
    Hillenbrand brilliantly re-creates a universal underdog story, one that proves life is a horse race.

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