by: Frank Dikötter
Publisher: pBloomsbury PressBook Description
An eminent China scholar uses increasingly available primary materials for a fine, sharp study of this tumultuous, elusive era—the third volume in a trilogy.
In this excellent follow-up to his groundbreaking previous work on the ... more
by: Neal Bascomb
Publisher: pHoughton Mifflin HarcourtBook Description
An exciting, thorough account of how Norwegian resistance, with help from the British, scuttled Nazi attempts to build an atomic program.
The steady focus of this suspenseful work of research by accomplished nonfiction author Basc ... more