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Under the Turk in Constantinople: A record of Sir John Finch's Embassy

George Frederick Abbott

The history of Anglo-Turkish relations as a whole still remains to be written—a strange and not very creditable fact, considering the part which the Ottoman Empire has played in our commercial and political career since the age of Queen Elizabe...

The Diary of a U-boat Commander

Sir Stephen King-Hall

The diary of a World War One U-Boat commander. As well as being a interesting see of life on the German U-boats amid the strongly submarine bar, this moreover reminds us there were people included - on both sides of the activity - as we studied as we...

War and Peace

Lev Tolstoy

In Russia's battle with Napoleon, Tolstoy saw a catastrophe that included all mankind. More noteworthy than a chronicled chronicle, War and Peace is an certification of life itself,  a total picture, as a modern analyst put it, of everything in...

THE PIGEON TUNNEL: STORIES FROM MY LIFE

John Le Carre

The Pigeon Tunnel is the first memoir by one of the greatest writers of our time, Mr. John le Carré. He wrote several award-winning bestsellers that were also turned into record-breaking movies and TV shows. As for the book, it's smart, dramat...

THE GIFT

Louise Jensen

Louise Jensen is known for writing un-put-down-able psychological thrillers with mighty twists and turns that you can never see coming, and The Gift is one of the best books to date. Jenna, a regular modern-day girl, is given a second chance at life...

FREEDOM FROM THE KNOWN

J. Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti shows how people can free themselves radically and immediately from the tyranny of the expected, no matter what their age-opening the door to transforming society and their relationships. The book contains excerpts from previ...

ADNAN'S STORY

Rabia Chaudry

Rabia Chaudry's brand-new book, The Search for Truth and Justice After Serial, is a fundamental piece of work, an emotional, powerful story. Back in the '00s, Adnan, a young boy from Baltimore, Maryland, was sentenced to life - he was found guilty of...

THE OTHER WES MOORE: ONE NAME, TWO FATES

Wes Moore

Two boys, both named Wes Moore, happened to be born just a few blocks apart in the same city. Baltimore was their hometown, and they both grew up in dangerous neighborhoods - fatherless and poor. A difficult childhood was something that they had to s...

FILTHY RICH

James Patterson

James Patterson, the most popular and commercially successful thriller writer of our time, is officially back with a new bestseller. This one will most certainly raise a lot of eyebrows because it's not a fictional story - it's a true story, and a ve...