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 ...
Winner of BookBrowse's 2009 Nonfiction Book Award.
In this vivid new biography of Abigail Adams, the most ...
: The True Story of the Disastrous Marriage and Remarkable Divorce of Mary Eleanor Bowes, Countess of Strathmore
Moore resurrects history from dry names and dates, and vividly recreates this eerily familiar era with a ...
The Mapmaker's Wife
: A True Tale of Love, Murder and Survival in the Amazon
Whitaker weaves a riveting tale rich in adventure, intrigue, and scientific achievement. Never before told, ...
: The Journey
Brilliantly written, a work of impeccable scholarship. An utterly riveting and intensely moving book by one of...
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