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History

Momma vs. Mussolini

book cover image A Bold and Dangerous Family

The Rosselli family were part of Italy's elite. Led by their fierce matriarch, Amelia, however, they were also vocal anti-fascists. Caroline Moorhead tells their inspiring, true story.

Le Voila !

book cover image Oxford Picture Dictionary

Vous avez besoin d'un dictionnaire? The Oxford Picture Dictionary Third Edition program's core component is the English-French dictionary.

The Vintage Advantage

book cover image Vintage Fashion Bible

Want to be in-the-know with retro? The Vintage Fashion Bible is the must-have accessory for all dedicated followers of vintage fashion.

America Rediscovered

book cover image 1491

Most of us think we know what Christopher Columbus encountered when he came to the New World. That may be about to change.

Antiques Roadshow

book cover image Classic Cars

Want to take a test drive down the highways and byways of automotive history? This one handles really well.

Weird Willie, PM

book cover image Unbuttoned

Whatever happened to Prime Minister Mackenzie King? Twenty-five years after his death in 1950, his diaries became publicly available. His reputation hasn't been the same since.

Food For Thought

book cover image Gastrophysics

Did you know we eat 35 percent more when eating with one other person, yet 75 percent more when eating with three? An Oxford professor explains why.

Mummies & Daddies

book cover image The Story of Egypt

From the earliest sun god — the great “He-She”— the Ancient Egyptian universe brought together two halves of a complete whole. Joann Fletcher explores.

Starting Point

book cover image City of Dreams

"Huddled masses" arrived; some singular personalities emerged. New York City has been America's defining port of entry for nearly four centuries.