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Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania, by Erik Larson 4.27 out of 54.27 out of 54.27 out of 54.27 out of 54.27 out of 5 Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson March 2015
In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitlers Berlin, by Erik Larson 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin by Erik Larson May 2011
The Warburgs: The Twentieth-Century Odyssey of a Remarkable Jewish Family, by Ron Chernow 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Warburgs: The Twentieth-Century Odyssey of a Remarkable Jewish Family by Ron Chernow November 2016
A General History of the Pyrates: From Their First Rise and Settlement in the Island of Providence, to the Present Time, by Daniel Defoe 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 A General History of the Pyrates: From Their First Rise and Settlement in the Island of Providence, to the Present Time by Daniel Defoe November 2016
The Invention of Science: A New History of the Scientific Revolution, by David  Wootton 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Invention of Science: A New History of the Scientific Revolution by David Wootton April 2016
The Spy Who Couldnt Spell: A Dyslexic Traitor, an Unbreakable Code, and the FBIs Hunt for Americas Stolen Secrets, by Yudhijit Bhattacharjee 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Spy Who Couldn't Spell: A Dyslexic Traitor, an Unbreakable Code, and the FBI's Hunt for America's Stolen Secrets by Yudhijit Bhattacharjee November 2016
Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds, by Charles Mackay 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds by Charles Mackay August 2015
The Last Goodnight: A World War II Story of Espionage, Adventure, and Betrayal, by Howard Blum 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Last Goodnight: A World War II Story of Espionage, Adventure, and Betrayal by Howard Blum April 2016
The Lady in the Tower: The Fall of Anne Boleyn, by Alison Weir 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Lady in the Tower: The Fall of Anne Boleyn by Alison Weir January 2010
Eiffel’s Tower: And the World’s Fair Where Buffalo Bill Beguiled Paris, the Artists Quarreled, and Thomas Edison Became a Count, by Jill Jonnes 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Eiffel’s Tower: And the World’s Fair Where Buffalo Bill Beguiled Paris, the Artists Quarreled, and Thomas Edison Became a Count by Jill Jonnes April 2009
The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914, by David McCullough 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914 by David McCullough June 2003
The Prize: The Battle for World Mastery, by Daniel Yergin 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Prize: The Battle for World Mastery by Daniel Yergin May 1991
The Secret of Chanel No. 5: The Intimate History of the Worlds Most Famous Perfume, by Tilar J. Mazzeo 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Secret of Chanel No. 5: The Intimate History of the World's Most Famous Perfume by Tilar J. Mazzeo July 2012
Thunderstruck, by Erik Larson 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Thunderstruck by Erik Larson October 2006
Waterloo: The History of Four Days, Three Armies, and Three Battles, by Bernard Cornwell 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Waterloo: The History of Four Days, Three Armies, and Three Battles by Bernard Cornwell May 2015
The Age of Voltaire: A History of Civlization in Western Europe from 1715 to 1756, with Special Emphasis on the Conflict between Religion and Philosophy, by Will Durant, Ariel Durant 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 The Age of Voltaire: A History of Civlization in Western Europe from 1715 to 1756, with Special Emphasis on the Conflict between Religion and Philosophy by Will Durant, Ariel Durant June 2015
Rousseau and Revolution: A History of Civilization in France, England, and Germany from 1756, and in the Remainder of Europe from 1715 to 1789, by Will Durant, Ariel Durant 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Rousseau and Revolution: A History of Civilization in France, England, and Germany from 1756, and in the Remainder of Europe from 1715 to 1789 by Will Durant, Ariel Durant September 2015
The Age of Napoleon: A History of European Civilization from 1789 to 1815, by Ariel Durant, Will Durant 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Age of Napoleon: A History of European Civilization from 1789 to 1815 by Ariel Durant, Will Durant December 2015
A Night to Remember, by Walter Lord 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 A Night to Remember by Walter Lord February 2015
A World in Disarray: American Foreign Policy and the Crisis of the Old Order, by Richard Haass 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 A World in Disarray: American Foreign Policy and the Crisis of the Old Order by Richard Haass January 2017
The End of the Asian Century: War, Stagnation, and the Risks to the World’s Most Dynamic Region, by Michael R. Auslin 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The End of the Asian Century: War, Stagnation, and the Risks to the World’s Most Dynamic Region by Michael R. Auslin January 2017
Becoming Queen Victoria: The Unexpected Rise of Britains Greatest Monarch, by Kate Williams 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Becoming Queen Victoria: The Unexpected Rise of Britain's Greatest Monarch by Kate Williams December 2016
Odyssey of the West V: A Classic Education through the Great Books: Enlightenment, Revolution, and Renewal, by Timothy B. Shutt 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Odyssey of the West V: A Classic Education through the Great Books: Enlightenment, Revolution, and Renewal by Timothy B. Shutt December 2016
The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars, by Dava Sobel 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars by Dava Sobel December 2016
The Purple Diaries: Mary Astor and the Most Sensational Hollywood Scandal of the 1930s , by Joseph Egan 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Purple Diaries: Mary Astor and the Most Sensational Hollywood Scandal of the 1930s by Joseph Egan November 2016
Ray & Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonalds Fortune and the Woman Who Gave It All Away, by Lisa Napoli 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Ray & Joan: The Man Who Made the McDonald's Fortune and the Woman Who Gave It All Away by Lisa Napoli November 2016
An Extraordinary Time: The End of the Postwar Boom and the Return of the Ordinary Economy, by Marc Levinson 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 An Extraordinary Time: The End of the Postwar Boom and the Return of the Ordinary Economy by Marc Levinson November 2016
Israel: A Concise History of a Nation Reborn, by Daniel Gordis 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Israel: A Concise History of a Nation Reborn by Daniel Gordis October 2016
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