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Byron: A Life in Ten Letters
Lord Byron was the most celebrated of all the Romantic poets. Troubled, handsome, sexually fluid, di...
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Zelensky: A Biography
Three years after the political novice Volodymyr Zelensky was elected to Ukraine’s highest office, h...
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I Heard Her Call My Name: A Memoir of Transition
'Powerful' LIT HUB'Absorbing' KIRKUS'Poignant, arresting and ultimately affirming' BOOKLISTLucy Sant...
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Herod the Great: Jewish King in a Roman World
A vivid account of the political triumphs and domestic tragedies of the Jewish king Herod the Great...
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Rome's Patron: The Lives and Afterlives of Maecenas
An unelected statesman with exceptional powers, a patron of the arts and a luxury-loving friend of t...
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Simone Weil: A Very Short Introduction
This Very Short Introduction provides an overview of the intriguing and provocative life and ideas o...
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Dostoevsky: A Very Short Introduction
Fyodor Dostoevsky became the writer best known for his treatment of the big questions of ethics, rel...
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Thomas Jefferson: A Modern Prometheus
In Thomas Jefferson: A Modern Prometheus, Wilson Jeremiah Moses provides a critical assessment of Th...
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A Revolutionary Friendship: Washington, Jefferson, and the American Republic
The first full account of the relationship between George Washington and Thomas Jefferson, count...
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Alexander the Great: The Truth Behind the Myth
At eighteen Alexander had conquered mainland Greece, was crowned King of Macedonia at twenty and by...
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The Making of a Terrorist: Alexandre Rousselin and the French Revolution
Much has been written about the French Revolution and especially its bloody phase known as the Reign...
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Orwell: The New Life
Over seventy years since his premature death, George Orwell (1903-50) has become one of the most sig...
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Rilke: The Life of the Work
The life of Rilke’s work is in its words, and this book attends closely to the life unfolding in Ril...
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Saint Francis of Assisi
Known for speaking with the birds, for professing poverty, receiving the stigmata and for initiating...
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Spinoza: Freedom's Messiah
Ian Buruma explores the life and death of Baruch Spinoza, the Enlightenment thinker whose belief in...
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