Two Roads Home: Hitler, Stalin and the Miraculous Survival of My Family

A harrowing account of escaping the Nazis and the Gulag.

Foreign Bodies: Pandemics, Vaccines, and the Health of Nations

Anti-science hysteria is nothing new. (Ivermectin, anyone?)

The Subversive Seventies

An erudite exploration of a surprisingly pivotal decade.


By Millie Kerr


Can tales of species restoration spark global environmental recovery?

Young Queens: Three Renaissance Women and the Price of Power

An absorbing look at how a trio of monarchs asserted influence.

Budapest: Portrait of a City Between East and West

A fascinating chronicle of Hungary’s storied capital.

Brooding Over Bloody Revenge: Enslaved Women’s Lethal Resistance

A scorching, stunning look at private revolts against bondage.