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Small Wars, Far Away Places: The Genesis of the Modern World, 1945-65

The collapse of Western colonial empires after the Second World War led to any number of vicious struggles for power ...

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The Childhood of Jesus

After crossing oceans, a man and a boy arrive in a new land. Here they are each assigned a name ...

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Breasts: A Natural and Unnatural History

Did you know that breast milk contains substances similar to cannabis? Or that it's sold on the Internet for 262 ...

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Untold Story

What if Princess Diana hadn’t died? What if the tragedy in the Alma Tunnel never happened, and she were still ...

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The Daughters of Mars

In 1915, two spirited Australian sisters join the war effort as nurses, escaping the confines of their father's dairy farm ...

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Every Love Story is a Ghost Story: A Life of David Foster Wallace

In his lifetime, David Foster Wallace was lauded by critics and loved by fans. But even to those who had ...

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