William Thornton

Wave of Terror

By Theodore Odrach (trans. Erma Odrach) - Published 2007

Genres:

Saga

  Like much of what went on in the Soviet Union during the Stalinist years, Wave of Terror is a revelation. Odrach experienced ...Read Review

The Betrayal Game

By David L. Robbins - Published 2008

Genres:

Thriller

Robbins’s Professor Mikhal Lammeck travels to Cuba in 1961 at the opening of this novel by the author of The Assassins’ Gallery. Letting ...Read Review

Out of the Storm: The Life and Legacy of Martin Luther

By Derek Wilson - Published 2007Published 2008

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Nonfiction

  It is a testament to the enduring legacy of Martin Luther than biographies of this 500-year-old figure continue to debate strongly over ...Read Review

Mark’s Story: The Gospel According to Peter (The Jesus Chronicles, Book Two)

By Jerry B. Jenkins - By Tim LaHaye - Published 2006

Genres:

Biographical FictionInspirational

Much like this series’ first book, John’s Story, this novel from the authors of the Left Behind series has many of the ...Read Review

Hotel de Dream: A New York Novel

By Edmund White - Published 2007

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

Edmund White uses the life of Stephen Crane, author of The Red Badge of Courage, to present this interesting novel-within-a-novel. Crane is in ...Read Review

Confrontation At Lepanto: Christendom vs. Islam

By T.C.F. Hopkins - Published 2007

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Nonfiction

Had Lepanto taken place on land instead of at sea, Hopkins argues, its name would be much more enduring in the realms of ...Read Review

Alliance: The Inside Story of How Roosevelt, Stalin and Churchill Won One War and Began Another

By Jonathan Fenby - Published 2007

Genres:

Nonfiction

It took a global cataclysm to put Winston Churchill on the same side of the table as Joseph Stalin, and in the process ...Read Review

The Ruling Caste: Imperial Lives in the Victorian Raj

By David Gilmour - Published 2007

Genres:

Nonfiction

There was a time when the mention of India, and specifically England’s administration of the Subcontinent, was a matter of pride. Such ...Read Review

The Historical Epic And Contemporary Hollywood: From Dances With Wolves to Gladiator

By James Russell - Published 2007

Genres:

Nonfiction

This book, by a British film studies lecturer, tries to accomplish many things in its examination of the contemporary epic picture, though I ...Read Review

The Air We Breathe

By Andrea Barrett - Published 2007

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The First World War looms in the background of this intimate novel, which borrows slightly in themes and setting from Mann’s The ...Read Review