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Bedtime Biography: An Autobiography by M.K Gandhi
Bedtime Biography: An Autobiography
M.K Gandhi
9-minute read
Zero by Charles Seife
Zero
Charles Seife
12-minute read
The age of the west is at a crossroads, if not at an end.
The Silk Roads
Peter Frankopan
Bedtime Biography: Long Walk to Freedom by Nelson Mandela
Bedtime Biography: Long Walk to Freedom
Nelson Mandela
10-minute read
Maoism by Julia Lovell
Maoism
Julia Lovell
18-minute read
A Brief History of Motion by Tom Standage
A Brief History of Motion
Tom Standage
16-minute read
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Bedtime Biography: Vindication by Lyndall Gordon
Bedtime Biography: Vindication
Lyndall Gordon
9-minute read
All the Frequent Troubles of Our Days by Rebecca Donner
All the Frequent Troubles of Our Days
Rebecca Donner
16-minute read
The American War in Afghanistan by Carter Malkasian
The American War in Afghanistan
Carter Malkasian
15-minute read
Dominion by Tom Holland
Dominion
Tom Holland
18-minute read
The Better Brain by Bonnie J. Kaplan and Julia J. Rucklidge
The Better Brain
Bonnie J. Kaplan and Julia...
13-minute read
War by Margaret MacMillan
War
Margaret MacMillan
15-minute read
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Lives of the Stoics by Ryan Holiday, Stephen Hansel
Lives of the Stoics
Ryan Holiday, Stephen Hansel
13-minute read
A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare by James Shapiro
A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare
James Shapiro
13-minute read
Clean by James Hamblin
Clean
James Hamblin
15-minute read
Nine Lives by William Dalrymple
Nine Lives
William Dalrymple
15-minute read
Myanmar's Enemy Within by Francis Wade
Myanmar's Enemy Within
Francis Wade
16-minute read
Caste by Isabel Wilkerson
Caste
Isabel Wilkerson
16-minute read

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