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THE OTTOMAN ENDGAME by Sean McMeekin -- An astonishing retelling of twentieth-century history from the Ottoman perspective, delivering profound new insights into World War I and the contemporary Middle East.

The Ottoman Imperial School of Civil Administration, 20th century

The Ottoman Imperial School of Civil Administration, century.

Prisoner of Love (New York Review Books Classics) by Jean Genet

Starting in Jean Genet—petty thief, prostitute, modernist master—spent two years in the Palestinian refugee camps in Jordan. Always an outcast himself, Ge

The Incarnations by Susan Barker. "Who are you? You must be wondering. I am your soulmate, your old friend, and I have come back to this city of sixteen million in search of you."  So begins the first letter that falls into Wang’s lap as he flips down the visor in his taxi.

About a Beijing taxi driver whose past incarnations over a thousand years haunt him through searing letters sent by his mysterious soulmate.

Nemesis: One Man and the Battle for Rio

The astonishing story of an ordinary man forced to make a decision that would turn his world upside down How did Antônio Francisco Bonfim.

Jeder Stirbt Fuer Sich Allein, or in English: Alone in Berlin by Hans Fallada. A wonderful book. I've been trying to get a hold of the film, it's an oldie with Hildegard Knef--I'd love to see it again!

Alone in Berlin - Hans Fallada. Based on a true story, the book is a bit of a slog but a terrifying insight into life in Germany under Nazi rule.

To Hell and Back: Europe 1914-1949 (Penguin History of Europe (Viking)) by Ian Kershaw http://www.amazon.com/dp/0670024589/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_vT2Gwb1PH1B7W

To Hell and Back: Europe (The Penguin History of Europe) To Hell and Back Europe 1914 1949 Penguin History of Europe Viking

Our Man in Charleston: Britain's Secret Agent in the Civil War South: Christopher Dickey  ||  mikey

Our Man in Charleston by Christopher Dickey ~~Winter Storm Ultima headed this way! What about the Cherry Blossoms?

Ain't I a Woman 2

Ain't I a Woman 2