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Western Civilization


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The Great Mortality: An Intimate History of the Black Death, the Most Devastating Plague of All Time (P.S.)
The Great Mortality: An Intimate History of the Black Death, the Most Devastating Plague of All Time (P.S.)
by John Kelly
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“A compellingly vivid account.” The... (read more)

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Creators: From Chaucer and Durer to Picasso and Disney (P.S.)
Creators: From Chaucer and Durer to Picasso and Disney (P.S.)
by Paul M Johnson
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“Creators is a splendidly idiosyncratic book, brooking no compromise and bristling with opinions.” Dominic Sandbrook, Evening... (read more)

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How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization
How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization
by Franklin Foer
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“An eccentric, fascinating exposé of a world most of us know nothing about.” —The New York Times Book Review "An insightful, entertaining, brainiac sports road trip." —The Wall Street Journal "Foers skills as a... (read more)

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The Great Upheaval: America and the Birth of the Modern World, 1788-1800
The Great Upheaval: America and the Birth of the Modern World, 1788-1800
by Jay Winik
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“In this masterful book, Jay Winik sheds new light on a tumultuous decade rife with lessons for today.” Walter... (read more)

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Sex with the Queen: 900 Years of Vile Kings, Virile Lovers, and Passionate Politics (P.S.)
Sex with the Queen: 900 Years of Vile Kings, Virile Lovers, and Passionate Politics (P.S.)
by Eleanor Herman
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Its no secret that the marriages of monarchs are often made in hell. Here are some of the most spectacular mismatches in five hundred years of royal history.... In a world where many kings, queens, and princes lacked nothing but true love, marital... (read more)

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Sex with Kings: Five Hundred Years of Adultery, Power, Rivalry and Revenge (P.S.)
Sex with Kings: Five Hundred Years of Adultery, Power, Rivalry and Revenge (P.S.)
by Eleanor Herman
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An enlightening social history that is great fun to read” New York Times Book... (read more)

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Evening in the Palace of Reason: Bach Meets Frederick the Great in the Age of Enlightenment (P.S.)
Evening in the Palace of Reason: Bach Meets Frederick the Great in the Age of Enlightenment (P.S.)
by James R Gaines
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“James Gaines writes with great beauty and intelligence…an exciting saga that brings the turmoil of the Enlightenment alive.” Walter Isaacson, author of BENJAMIN... (read more)

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Intellectuals
Intellectuals
by Paul Johnson
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