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An extraordinary history of resistance and the fight for Indian independence Rebels Against the Raj tells the little-known story of seven people who chose to struggle for a country other than their own: foreigners to India who across the l...
ISBN: 9780593551066Unabridged Download
A provocative, incisive look at the building of social movements—from the 1600s to the present day—and how current technology is undermining themWe tend to think of revolutions as loud: frustrations and demands shouted in the streets. But...
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A fresh history of the West grounded in the lives of mixed-descent Native families who first bridged and then collided with racial boundaries.Often overlooked, there is mixed blood at the heart of America. And at the heart of Native life for centurie...
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A sweeping, captivating history of clothing and the stuff it is made of—an unparalleled deep dive into how we have made what we wear, and how our garments have transformed our lives, our society, andour planetIn this panoramic social history, S...
ISBN: 9780593413906Unabridged Download
An authoritative, illuminating, and deeply humane history of addiction—a phenomenon that remains baffling and deeply misunderstood despite having touched countless lives—by an addiction psychiatrist striving to understand his own family a...
ISBN: 9780593413609Unabridged Download
Art historian Catherine McCormack challenges how culture teaches us to see and value women, their bodies, and their lives.Venus, maiden, wife, mother, monster—women have been bound so long by these restrictive roles, codified by patriarchal cu...
ISBN: 9780593556252Unabridged Download
An extraordinary, strange, and startlingly beautiful exploration of smell, the least understood of our five senses The nose on your face is the Buckingham Palace Guard of your body, the matre d' of all taste, as well as the seducer of your imagi...
ISBN: 9780593457290Unabridged Download
The fascinating story of how the three most influential American progressives of the early twentieth century split over America’s response to World War I. In the early years of the twentieth century, the most famous Americans on the natio...
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“An elegant, meticulously-researched and eminently readable history of the books that define us as Americans. For history buffs and book-lovers alike, McHugh offers us a precious gift.”—Jake Halpern, Pulitzer Prize Winner...
ISBN: 9780593409404Unabridged Download
An electric and intimate story of 1970s gay Atlanta through its bedazzling drag clubs and burgeoning rights activism.Coursing with a pumped-up beat, gay Atlanta was the South's mecca—a beacon for gays and lesbians growing up in its homophobic ...
ISBN: 9780593459775Unabridged Download
"All disasters are in some sense man-made."Setting the annus horribilis of 2020 in historical perspective, Niall Ferguson explains why we are getting worse, not better, at handling disasters.Disasters are inherently hard to predict. Pandemics, like e...
ISBN: 9780593413142Unabridged Download
From the winner of the Bancroft Prize and the Francis Parkman Prize in History, a lost episode rediscovered after almost two hundred years; a thwarted love triangle of heartbreak--two men and a woman of equal ambition--that exploded in scandal and in...
ISBN: 9780593349311Unabridged Download