Simon Sebag Montefiore
The Romanovs were the most successful dynasty of modern times, ruling a sixth of the world's surface for three...
The Dog Who Could Fly
: The Incredible True Story of a WWII Airman and the Four-Legged Hero Who Flew At His Side
An instant hit in the UK, this is the true account of a German shepherd who was adopted by the Royal Air Force...
: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956
In the long-awaited follow-up to her Pulitzer Prize-winning Gulag, acclaimed journalist Anne Applebaum ...
Catherine the Great
: Portrait of a Woman
Robert K. Massie
The extraordinary story of an obscure young German princess who traveled to Russia at fourteen and rose to ...
The Man Who Broke Into Auschwitz
: A True Story of World War II
Denis Avey, Rob Broomby
The Man Who Broke into Auschwitz is the extraordinary story of a British soldier who marched willingly into ...
The Zookeeper's Wife
: A War Story
A true story, as powerful as Schindlers List, in which the keepers of the Warsaw Zoo saved hundreds of ...
Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea
: Why the Greeks Matter
In the fourth volume of the acclaimed Hinges of History series, Cahill brings his characteristic wit and style...
Full results are for members only - but you can cross-reference more than one theme by using the buttons in the right column. Explore the many benefits of membership here.
The reviewer of each book decides which categories it belongs in - but we're only human, mistakes happen. If you see a book that you think is in the wrong place, tell us