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A Rebel in Gaza: Behind the Lines of the Arab Spring, One Woman's Story

A Palestinian journalist who grew up in the Rafah refugee camp in Gaza, Asmaa al-Ghoul offers a rare view of a young woman coming into her own political and...

Creating Russophobia: From the Great Religious Schism to Anti-Putin Hysteria

Why do the USA, UK and Europe so hate Russia? How it is that Western antipathy, once thought due to anti-Communism, could be so easily revived over a crisis...

The Makarov Pistol: China, Bulgaria & Khyber Pass Copies

The Makarov Pistol entered service as the primary service pistol in the armed forces and security services of the Soviet Union in 1951. It continues to serve...

The Story of Hollywood: An Illustrated History

The Story of Hollywood follows Hollywood from its dusty origins to its glorious rise to stardom. Lavishly illustrated with over 800 vintage images from the...

A Soul Remembers Hiroshima

The persistent memory of a horrible death, that reached across time and space, and caused a 22 year old American girl to seek past-life therapy, revealed the...

The Movement of the Free Spirit

This book by the legendary Situationist activist and author of The Revolution of Everyday Life examines the heretical and millenarian movements that...

Bitter Harvest

Book by Sami Hadawi

Translations: The <i>Paterik</i> of the Kievan Caves Monastery

The Kievan Caves Monastery was for centuries the most important Ukrainian monastic establishment. It was the outstanding center of literary production, and...

Splendiferous Speech: How Early Americans Pioneered Their Own Brand of English

What does it mean to talk like an American? According to John Russell Bartlett’s 1848 Dictionary of Americanisms, it means indulging in outlandish slang...

Cabinet War Rooms

"From Wikipedia: The Churchill War Rooms is a museum in London and one of the five branches of the Imperial War Museum. The museum comprises the Cabinet War...

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