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  • In the Shadow of the Empress: The Defiant Lives of Maria Theresa, Mother of Marie Antoinette, and Her Daughters
    Nancy Goldstone
    Hardcover: 09/21/2021
     
    The vibrant, sprawling saga of Empress Maria Theresa - one of the most renowned women rulers in history - and ...
  • Endeavour: The Ship That Changed the World
    Peter Moore
    Paperback: 07/21/2020
     
    An unprecedented history of the storied ship that Darwin said helped add a hemisphere to the civilized world.
  • The Islamic Enlightenment: The Struggle Between Faith and Reason, 1798 to Modern Times
    Christopher de Bellaigue
    Paperback: 08/14/2018
     
    A revelatory and game-changing narrative that rewrites everything we thought we knew about the modern history ...
  • Of Arms and Artists: The American Revolution Through Painters' Eyes
    Paul Staiti
    Paperback: 09/19/2017
     
    A fascinating look at how the art world viewed the American Revolution, and how their work still effects the ...
  • Consider the Fork: A History of How We Cook and Eat
    Bee Wilson
    Paperback: 10/08/2013
     
    Technology in the kitchen does not just mean the Pacojets and sous-vide of the modernist kitchen. It can also ...
  • The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo
    Tom Reiss
    Paperback: 05/14/2013
     
    Here is the remarkable true story of the real Count of Monte Cristo – a stunning feat of historical ...
  • How to Create the Perfect Wife: Britain's Most Ineligible Bachelor and his Enlightened Quest to Train the Ideal Mate
    Wendy Moore
    Hardcover: 04/09/2013
     
    Stranger than fiction, blending tragedy and farce, How to Create the Perfect Wife is an engrossing tale of the...

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