The Islamic Enlightenment
: The Struggle Between Faith and Reason, 1798 to Modern Times
Christopher de Bellaigue
A revelatory and game-changing narrative that rewrites everything we thought we knew about the modern history ...
: Nikolai Rezanov and the Dream of a Russian America
From the glittering court of Catherine the Great to the wilds of the New World, Matthews conjures a ...
Skeletons on the Zahara
: A True Story of Survival
A spectacular true odyssey through the extremes of the Sahara Desert in the early 19th century. Reader and ...
: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883
The bestselling author of The Professor and the Madman and The Map That Changed the World examines the ...
The Trouser People
: A Story of Burma in the Shadow of the Empire
An offbeat and thrilling journey through a lost colonial heritage--and a powerful expose of Burma's modern ...
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