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Mary Boleyn: The Mistress of Kings

By Alison Weir - Published 2011

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Thanks to her famous sister and Philippa Gregory, the subject of Alison Weir’s latest biography hardly needs an introduction. Unfortunately, Mary Boleyn’...Read Review

Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever

By Bill O’Reilly - By Martin Dugard - Published 2011

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Bill O’Reilly is one of the more well-known conservative media personalities of the contemporary American scene. As such, a large number of ...Read Review

With Scott in the Antarctic: Edward Wilson: Explorer, Naturalist, Artist

By Isobel Williams - Published 2011

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Williams dramatizes Edward Wilson from his early childhood to his death in Antarctica. Wilson traveled to the unchartered frontier at the South Pole ...Read Review

The Story of Che Guevara

By Lucia Alvarez de Toledo - Published 2011

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Nonfiction

One might initially question the need for another biography of Che Guevara, whose doomed and beautiful face adorns posters, t shirts, wallpaper and ...Read Review

The Young Elizabeth

By Alison Plowden - Published 2011

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Nonfiction

With excellent excavation of the facts and an engaging style of writing, Plowden explores what life was like for Elizabeth Tudor in the ...Read Review

April Queen

By Douglas Boyd - Published 2011

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Nonfiction

Douglas Boyd’s 2004 biography of the always fascinating Eleanor of Aquitaine, now reprinted in a new edition for 2011, weaves the sparse information surrounding ...Read Review

Across Many Mountains: A Memoir

By Yangzom Brauen - Published 2011

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Nonfiction

Kunsang is a young nun, spending years learning the rituals and meditation techniques central to Tibetan Buddhism. Her life seems blessed and peaceful ...Read Review

The Young Victoria

By Alison Plowden - Published 2011

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Nonfiction

This reprint of the 1981 classic is sure to please readers old and new. A short book written in a casual narrative style, this ...Read Review

All the King’s Cooks: The Tudor Kitchens of Henry VIII at Hampton Court

By Peter Brears - Published 2011

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Nonfiction

From the storage of game without modern refrigeration to the extraordinary size of the staff required to cater a banquet, Peter Brears’ All ...Read Review

Eva Braun: Life with Hitler

By Damion Searls (trans.) - By Heike B. Görtemaker - Published 2011

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Nonfiction

This meticulously-researched and documented biography is far more than the story of Eva Braun, Hitler’s longtime mistress and, very briefly, wife. Gö...Read Review

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