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Arabs by Tim Mackintosh-Smith
Tim Mackintosh-Smith
16-minute read
The Happiest Man on Earth by Eddie Jaku
The Happiest Man on Earth
Eddie Jaku
16-minute read
The age of the west is at a crossroads, if not at an end.
The Silk Roads
Peter Frankopan
Grand Transitions by Vaclav Smil
Grand Transitions
Vaclav Smil
15-minute read
The Light of Days by Judy Batalion
The Light of Days
Judy Batalion
18-minute read
Work by James Suzman
James Suzman
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Time of the Magicians by Wolfram Eilenberger
Time of the Magicians
Wolfram Eilenberger
15-minute read
The Twelve Caesars by Suetonius
The Twelve Caesars
24-minute read
Florence Nightingale by Cecil Woodham-Smith
Florence Nightingale
Cecil Woodham-Smith
16-minute read
Wagnerism by Alex Ross
Alex Ross
15-minute read
The Lessons of History by Will Durant and Ariel Durant
The Lessons of History
Will Durant and Ariel Durant
19-minute read
The Black Church by Henry Louis Gates Jr.
The Black Church
Henry Louis Gates Jr.
15-minute read
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Lives of the Stoics by Ryan Holiday, Stephen Hansel
Lives of the Stoics
Ryan Holiday, Stephen Hansel
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A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare by James Shapiro
A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare
James Shapiro
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Clean by James Hamblin
James Hamblin
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Nine Lives by William Dalrymple
Nine Lives
William Dalrymple
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Myanmar's Enemy Within by Francis Wade
Myanmar's Enemy Within
Francis Wade
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Caste by Isabel Wilkerson
Isabel Wilkerson
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