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  • 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 ...
  • The Islamic Enlightenment: The Struggle Between Faith and Reason, 1798 to Modern Times
    Christopher de Bellaigue
    Hardcover: 04/04/2017
     
    A revelatory and game-changing narrative that rewrites everything we thought we knew about the modern history ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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...
  • 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 Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science
    Richard Holmes
    Paperback: 03/02/2010
     
    A riveting history of the men and women whose discoveries and inventions at the end of the eighteenth century ...
  • The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family
    Annette Gordon-Reed
    Paperback: 09/08/2009
     
    This epic work tells the story of the Hemingses, an American slave family whose close blood ties to our ...

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