Nonfiction

Cleopatra: The Queen Who Challenged Rome and Conquered Eternity

By Alberto Angela - Published 2021

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Nonfiction

Popular Italian historian Angela’s docudrama covers a crucial fourteen years of Roman history, complete with feasts, battles, and two legendary love affairs. ...Read Review

The Auschwitz Photographer: Based on the True Story of Wilhelm Brasse, Prisoner 3444

By Maurizio Onnis - Published 2021

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Nonfiction

Wilhelm Brasse, a Polish prisoner at Auschwitz in 1941, is recruited by the SS to take photographs of all the new arrivals. This is ...Read Review

Ethel Rosenberg: An American Tragedy

By Anne Sebba - Published 2021

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Nonfiction

Anne Sebba’s biography of Ethel Rosenberg, a woman snared by a capricious justice system, lives up to its subtitle of “An American ...Read Review

The Warrior and the Prophet: The Shawnee Brothers Who Defied a Nation

By Cozzens - By Peter - Published 2021

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NonfictionWestern

You probably know Peter Cozzens as the author of The Earth is Weeping, his monumental study of the Indian Wars in the western ...Read Review

Princes of the Renaissance: The Hidden Power Behind an Artistic Revolution

By Hollingsworth - By Mary - Published 2021

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Nonfiction

This gorgeous illustrated book tells many wonderful stories. Its main characters are “princes” in the broad sense of powerful rulers, as Machiavelli and ...Read Review

First to Fall: Elijah Lovejoy and the Fight for a Free Press in the Age of Slavery

By Ken Ellingwood - Published 2021

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Nonfiction

This eye-opening look at the world of U.S. newspapers and the anti-slavery movement in the decades before the Civil War is an ...Read Review

The NHS: The Story So Far

By Ellen - By Welch - Published 2020

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Nonfiction

This is a revised version of a book first published in 2018 to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the NHS.  The ...Read Review

The Secret Life of Dorothy Soames: A Foundling’s Story

By Justine Cowan - Published 2021

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Nonfiction

Before it became acceptable to have a child outside of marriage, the legitimacy of their son or daughter brought shame both to the ...Read Review

Climate Change: An Archaeological Study

By John D Grainger - Published 2020

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Nonfiction

The thesis of this book is that climate change is nothing new, even during the few tens of thousands of years that mankind ...Read Review

The Lockhart Plot: Love, Betrayal, Assassination and Counter-Revolution in Lenin’s Russia

By Jonathan Schneer - Published 2020

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Nonfiction

Bruce Lockhart, a British diplomat and secret agent, is at the center of a conspiracy involving American, British, and French operatives to murder ...Read Review

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