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The story of Bali Ha’i, Captain Bligh, and Botany Bay.

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The author’s second memoir searches the imagination with aesthetic, intellectual, and emotional force.

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100 Amazing Facts about the Negro

By Henry Louis Gates Jr.

An easy-to-read essay collection that’s far more than a trivia compendium.

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An idiosyncratic look at the future first president's genius in holding his army together.

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This new biography charts the politician’s transformation from ruthless strategist to advocate for the dispossessed.

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An authoritative chronicle of the gruesome era when religious dissenters met their end at the stake.

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An accessible portrait of a decent, idealistic statesman.

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A 16th-century Christian concubine captures the heart of Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent.