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Homintern: How Gay Culture Liberated...
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Gregory Woods
 
A landmark account of gay and lesbian creative networks and the seismic changes they brought to twentieth-century culture
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Earth-Shattering Events: Earthquakes,...
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Andrew Robinson
 
Since antiquity, on every continent, human beings in search of attractive landscapes and economic prosperity have made a Faustian bargain with the risk of devastation by an earthquake. Today, around...
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The Last Full Measure: How Soldiers...
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Michael Stephenson
 
An enlightening history of battle from the soldiers' ground eye level, exploring the personal and cultural stories behind warfare in a unique way.
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Forgotten Science: Strange Ideas from...
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S. D. Tucker
 
Was Jesus a giant electron? How much does a mouse's soul weigh? Can women mate with monkeys? As mad as these questions may seem, they have been asked by science...
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East West Street: On the Origins of...
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Philippe Sands
 
A uniquely personal exploration of the origins of international law, centring on the Nuremberg Trials, the city of Lviv and a secret family history
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When We are No More: How Digital...
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Abby Smith Rumsey
 
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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
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Yuval Noah Harari
 
100,000 years ago, at least six human species inhabited the earth. Today there is just one. Us. Homo sapiens. How did our species succeed in the battle for dominance? This...
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The Invention of Nature: The...
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Andrea Wulf
 
Before Longitude no one remembered John Harrison. The Invention of Nature does the same for Alexander von Humboldt
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The Silk Roads: A New History of the...
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Peter Frankopan
 
The sun is setting on the Western world. Slowly but surely, the direction in which the world spins has reversed: where for the last five centuries the globe turned...
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Historium
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Katie Haworth; Jo Nelson; Philip...
 
Welcome to the museum! Here you will find a collection of objects from ancient civilisations. Objects of beauty, objects of functionality, objects of war, objects of...
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A History of the World in 100 Objects
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Neil MacGregor
 
Deals with human history, exploring past civilizations through the objects that defined them. This title shows the surviving objects made by human hands, a chopping tool from the Olduvai gorge...
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The Sacred History: How Angels,...
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Jonathan Black
The Sacred History is an account of the workings of the supernatural in history. It tells the epic story of angels, from Creation, to Evolution through to the operations of...
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Why the West Rules for Now: The...
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Ian Morris
 
Why does the West rule? This title answers this provocative question, drawing on 15,000 years of history and archaeology, and the methods of social science.
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Ten Cities That Made an Empire
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Tristram Hunt
 
From the pioneers of early America to the builders of modern India, from west to east and back again, this book follows the processes of exchange and adaptation that collectively...
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Strategy: A History
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Lawrence Freedman
 
One of the world's leading authorities on war and international politics synthesizes the vast history of strategy's evolution in this consistently engaging and surprising account of how it came to...
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Human Race: 10 Centuries of Change on...
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Ian Mortimer
 
Sweeping through the last thousand years of human development, this book is a treasure chest of the lunar leaps and lightbulb moments that, for better or worse, have sent humanity...
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