The Invention of Nature
: Alexander von Humboldt's New World
The acclaimed author of Founding Gardeners reveals the forgotten life of Alexander von Humboldt, the visionary...
: Triumph, Tragedy, and the End of the Edwardian Age
Greg King, Penny Wilson
On the 100th Anniversary of its sinking, King and Wilson tell the story of the Lusitania's glamorous ...
: The Untold Story of World War Two's Greatest Escape
On August 30, 1942 - 'Zero Night' - 40 Allied officers staged the most audacious mass escape of World War II. ...
: Robert Koch, Arthur Conan Doyle, and the Quest to Cure Tuberculosis
The riveting history of tuberculosis, the world's most lethal disease, the two men whose lives it ...
: The Race to Rescue a Nation's Treasures from the Nazis
Robert M. Edsel
An unforgettable story of epic thievery and political intrigue, Saving Italy is a testament to heroism on ...
The Berlin Wall
: A World Divided, 1961-1989
On the morning of August 13, 1961, the residents of East Berlin found themselves cut off from family, friends ...
On Hitler's Mountain
: Overcoming the Legacy of a Nazi Childhood
A powerful and riveting account of a seemingly halcyon life lived mere paces from a center of evil and madness...
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