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  • Curzio Malaparte

    Kaputt

    $31.50

    Curzio Malaparte was a disaffected supporter of Mussolini with a taste for danger and high living. Sent by an Italian paper during World War II to ...

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  • Muhammad Saleh

    Krakatau

    $26.00

    translated by John H. McGlynn In August 1883 massive volcanic eruptions destroyed two-thirds of the island of Krakatau, in the Sunda Strait between...

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  • Doris Kearns Goodwin

    Leadership

    $23.00

    Are leaders born or made? Where does ambition come from? How does adversity affect the growth of leadership? Does the man make the times or does th...

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    Jeevan Vasagar

    Lion City

    $30.00

    Lion City tells the extraordinary story of Singapore - the world's most successful city state. In 1965, Singapore's GDP per capita was on a par wit...

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  • Simon Garfield

    Mauve

    $24.00

    1856. Eighteen-year-old chemistry student William Perkin's experiment has gone horribly wrong. But the deep brown sludge his botched project has pr...

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    Nicholas Caistor

    Mexico City

    $29.00

    Mexico City has always been a seat of empire. With its grandiose pretentions, sheer swagger, and staggering proportions, it gives the impression of...

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  • Joan Didion

    Miami

    $23.00

    It is where Castro raised the money to overthrow Batista. It is where generations of Castro's enemies raised armies to overthrow him, without succe...

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  • China Miéville

    October

    $21.00

    In February of 1917 Russia was a backward, autocratic monarchy, mired in an unpopular war; by October, after not one but two revolutions, it had be...

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    Wole Soyinka

    Of Africa

    $26.00

    A member of the unique generation of African writers and intellectuals who came of age in the last days of colonialism, Wole Soyinka has witnessed ...

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  • George H. Kerr

    Okinawa

    $39.00

    Okinawa: The History of an Island People is the definitive book available in English on the history of Okinawa and the Ryukyu Islands, and an influ...

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  • Henry Kissinger

    On China

    $33.00

    In 1971 Henry Kissinger took the historic step of reopening relations between China and the West, and since then has been more intimately connected...

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    Simon Garfield

    On The Map

    $24.00

    Maps fascinate us. They chart our understanding of the world and they log our progress, but above all they tell our stories. From the early sketche...

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