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Mistress of the Vatican: The True Story of Olimpia Maidalchini: The Secret Female Pope
3.85
Jun 15, 2014
May 27, 2014
 
Egyptomania: Our Three Thousand Year Obsession with the Land of the Pharaohs
3.46
Feb 13, 2014
Feb 09, 2014
 
Sea Monsters: A Voyage around the World's Most Beguiling Map
3.89
Dec 31, 2013
Dec 27, 2013
 
The Warrior Queens
3.68
Jan 2010
Dec 17, 2013
 
Apollo's Angels: A History of Ballet
3.91
Dec 14, 2013
Nov 04, 2013
 
Madame Blavatsky: The Mother of Modern Spirituality
3.63
May 31, 2013
May 19, 2013
 
The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo
3.97
Jan 31, 2013
Oct 09, 2012
 
Ghost Hunters: William James and the Search for Scientific Proof of Life After Death
3.63
Oct 07, 2012
Oct 02, 2012
 
Dancing to the Precipice: Lucie Dillon, Marquise de la Tour du Pin and the French Revolution
3.99
Sep 14, 2013
Sep 22, 2012
 
Finding Oz: How L. Frank Baum Discovered the Great American Story
3.70
May 18, 2012
May 11, 2012
 
In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin
3.76
May 2012
Apr 25, 2012
 
Clover Adams: A Gilded and Heartbreaking Life
3.58
Apr 21, 2012
Apr 08, 2012
 
The Murder of the Century: The Gilded Age Crime that Scandalized a City and Sparked the Tabloid Wars
3.56
Feb 27, 2012
Feb 25, 2012
 
Madame du Barry: The Wages of Beauty
3.74
Jan 08, 2012
Jan 01, 2012
 
Unwise Passions: A True Story of a Remarkable Woman---and the First Great Scandal of Eighteenth-Century America
3.41
Dec 30, 2011
Dec 29, 2011
 
The Illustrious Dead: The Terrifying Story of How Typhus Killed Napoleon's Greatest Army
3.58
Oct 17, 2011
Oct 20, 2011
 
The Blue Tattoo: The Life of Olive Oatman
3.56
May 24, 2011
May 21, 2011
 
Marie-Thérèse, Child of Terror: The Fate of Marie Antoinette's Daughter
3.95
May 17, 2011
May 15, 2011
 
Athenais: The Life of Louis XIV's Mistress, the Real Queen  Of France
3.71
Apr 21, 2011
Apr 04, 2011
 
Dr. Johnson's London: Coffee-Houses and Climbing Boys, Medicine, Toothpaste and Gin, Poverty and Press-Gangs, Freakshows and Female Education
4.08
Feb 26, 2011
Jan 03, 2011
 
The Fall of the House of Walworth: A Tale of Madness and Murder in Gilded Age America
3.06
May 06, 2011
Dec 06, 2010
 
The Suspicions of Mr. Whicher: A Shocking Murder and the Undoing of a Great Victorian Detective
3.40
Nov 20, 2010
Nov 17, 2010
 
Clara Bow: Runnin' Wild
4.11
not set
Oct 26, 2010
 
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
4.03
Aug 14, 2011
Oct 05, 2010
 
Opium: A History
3.66
not set
Oct 03, 2010
 
Intimate Enemies: The Two Worlds of Baroness de Pontalba
3.31
Oct 2010
Oct 03, 2010
 
A New Orleans Voudou Priestess: The Legend and Reality of Marie Laveau
3.74
Oct 2010
Oct 03, 2010
 
King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror and Heroism in Colonial Africa
4.14
Aug 30, 2010
Sep 07, 2010
 
Femme Fatale: Love, Lies, and the Unknown Life of Mata Hari
3.41
not set
Aug 13, 2007
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