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  • John Man

    Amazons

    $24.00

    Since the time of the ancient Greeks we have been fascinated by accounts of the Amazons, an elusive tribe of hard-fighting, horse-riding female war...

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    Geert Mak

    In Europe

    $22.00

    In 1999, journalist and historian Geert Mak criss-crossed the continent in the simple yet monumental quest to trace European twentieth-century hist...

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    Lindsey Hilsum

    In Extremis

    $49.00

    Marie Colvin was glamorous, hard-drinking, braver than the boys, with a troubled and rackety personal life. She reported from the most dangerous pl...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Sally Deng

    Skyward

    $35.00

    The year is 1927, and in America, Britain and Russia, three young girls share a dream: to fly. But it won't be easy... Against the odds, Hazel, Mar...

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    Ronald Hutton

    The Witch

    $29.00

    The witch came to prominence-and often a painful death-in early modern Europe, yet her origins are much more geographically diverse and historicall...

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