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FDR
4.10
Franklin Delano Roosevelt was a political genius and arguably the best President of the United States in the 20th century. [return][return]FDR came fr ...more
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Apr 20, 2010
 
The Seven Storey Mountain
4.14
Thomas Merton was one of the most influential spiritual figures of the 20th century. In his own time, he became a legend; since his death, there have ...more
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Apr 20, 2010
 
Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman
3.93

Robert Massie has been studying and writing about the Romanov dynasty of Russia for around 50 years. He’s written a number of books about the various
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Nov 19, 2011
Nov 13, 2011
 
Winfield Scott Hancock: A Soldier's Life
3.79
A well-written although somewhat dry in style, detailed look at Major General Winfield Scott Hancock's life. Jordan does an excellent job of recountin ...more
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Jul 23, 2009
 
Lincoln
4.17
It� s really only been in the relatively recent past� maybe 20 years, maybe less� that there has been a coalescing of opinion around Abraham Lincoln a ...more
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Jul 23, 2009
 
General John Buford
4.03
The problem with any bio of Buford is a lack of original documents, such as correspondence. This hurts the picture of his early life and career. Longa ...more
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Jul 23, 2009
 
John Adams
4.11
I knew very little about the US Revolutionary War history before I started this book. Although I knew John Adams and his son John Quincy Adams had bee ...more
Aug 04, 2009
Jul 16, 2009
 
Rossini
4.25
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Apr 20, 2010
 
Loaves and Fishes
4.10
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Apr 20, 2010
 
Mozart in Vienna, 1781-1791
4.03
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Apr 20, 2010
 
Benjamin Britten: A Biography
4.36
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Apr 20, 2010
 
Wagner Compedium, the
4.09
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Apr 20, 2010
 
Mozart
3.53
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Apr 20, 2010
 
Johann Sebastian Bach as His World Knew Him
5.00
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Apr 20, 2010
 
Verdi: A Biography
4.17
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Apr 20, 2010
 
Wagner Handbook
4.67
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Apr 20, 2010
 
In the Hands of Providence: Joshua L. Chamberlain and the American Civil War
4.15
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Apr 20, 2010
 
Grant
4.02
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Apr 20, 2010
 
Mornings on Horseback
4.11
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Apr 22, 2010
Feb 20, 2010
 
No ordinary time : Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt : the home front in World War II
4.34
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Aug 28, 2014
Jun 02, 2014
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