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  • The Romanov Sisters : The Lost Lives of the Daughters of Nicholas and Alexandra
    Helen Rappaport
    Hardcover: 06/03/2014
     
    They were the Princess Dianas of their day - perhaps the most photographed and talked about young royals of ...
  • Eighty Days : Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's History-Making Race Around the World
    Matthew Goodman
    Paperback: 03/11/2014
     
    1889: Two women, successful journalists and writers, set off in a desperate rate in opposite directions, each ...
  • Flight Behavior
    Barbara Kingsolver
    Paperback: 06/04/2013
     
    Flight Behavior takes on one of the most contentious subjects of our time: climate change. With a deft and ...
  • Across Many Mountains : A Tibetan Family's Epic Journey from Oppression to Freedom
    Yangzom Brauen
    Paperback: 10/30/2012
     
    An extraordinary portrait of three generations of Tibetan women whose lives are forever changed when Chairman ...
  • Catherine the Great : Portrait of a Woman
    Robert K. Massie
    Paperback: 09/18/2012
     
    The extraordinary story of an obscure young German princess who traveled to Russia at fourteen and rose to ...
  • The Greater Journey : Americans in Paris
    David McCullough
    Paperback: 05/15/2012
     
    The Greater Journey is the enthralling, inspiring - and until now, untold - story of the adventurous American ...
  • Lost in Shangri-La : A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II
    Mitchell Zuckoff
    Paperback: 04/24/2012
     
    Lost in Shangri-La recounts the incredible true-life adventure of twenty-four officers and enlisted men and ...

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