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The Diary of a Young Girl The Diary of a Young Girl (Mass Market Paperback)
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avg rating 4.12 — 2,289,222 ratings — published 1947
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1776 1776 (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.06 — 159,546 ratings — published 2005
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A Short History of Nearly Everything A Short History of Nearly Everything (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.20 — 234,904 ratings — published 2003
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Night (The Night Trilogy, #1) Night (The Night Trilogy, #1)
by (shelved 3543 times as history)
avg rating 4.31 — 818,297 ratings — published 1958
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John Adams John Adams (Paperback)
by (shelved 3457 times as history)
avg rating 4.05 — 257,279 ratings — published 2001
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The Guns of August The Guns of August (Kindle Edition)
by (shelved 2721 times as history)
avg rating 4.17 — 45,201 ratings — published 1962
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Alexander Hamilton Alexander Hamilton (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.23 — 79,877 ratings — published 2004
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SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome (Paperback)
by (shelved 2363 times as history)
avg rating 4.08 — 19,149 ratings — published 2015
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Hardcover)
by (shelved 2317 times as history)
avg rating 4.05 — 476,215 ratings — published 2010
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The Histories The Histories (Paperback)
by (shelved 2142 times as history)
avg rating 3.97 — 35,427 ratings — published -440
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Salt: A World History Salt: A World History (Paperback)
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avg rating 3.73 — 46,751 ratings — published 2002
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King Leopold's Ghost King Leopold's Ghost (Kindle Edition)
by (shelved 1966 times as history)
avg rating 4.15 — 31,651 ratings — published 1998
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How the Irish Saved Civilization How the Irish Saved Civilization (Paperback)
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avg rating 3.81 — 34,363 ratings — published 1995
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History of the Peloponnesian War History of the Peloponnesian War (Paperback)
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avg rating 3.88 — 26,172 ratings — published -411
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Hiroshima Hiroshima (Paperback)
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avg rating 3.95 — 49,791 ratings — published 1946
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The Six Wives of Henry VIII The Six Wives of Henry VIII (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.10 — 54,693 ratings — published 1991
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Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War (Hardcover)
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avg rating 3.86 — 30,648 ratings — published 2006
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Battle Cry of Freedom Battle Cry of Freedom (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.33 — 23,138 ratings — published 1988
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The Art of War The Art of War (Paperback)
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avg rating 3.97 — 248,135 ratings — published -500
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Cleopatra: A Life Cleopatra: A Life (Hardcover)
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avg rating 3.63 — 81,568 ratings — published 2010
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Zadie Smith
“Every moment happens twice: inside and outside, and they are two different histories.”
Zadie Smith, White Teeth

Cassandra Clare
“I was alive when the Dead Sea was just a lake that was feeling a little poorly.”
Cassandra Clare, City of Ashes

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