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An excellent primer for non-expert readers that explains the Soviets’ ageless drive to expand.

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One of the most influential politicians you've never heard of.

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Recalling the Soviet dictator’s intentional starvation of the masses.

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Russia reinvents itself in recurring cycles, and this memoir from the famed journalist recounts one of the shortest

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What drove the men who recast the rules of engagement?

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Edith Vanderbilt shines in this history of North Carolina’s famed Biltmore Estate.

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A fascinating depiction of an architect and his struggle to create a singular basilica.

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A panoramic narrative of a place at the crossroads of world history.