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  • The Cultural Revolution: A People's History, 1962-1976
    Views : 402
    Pages : 432

    by: Frank Dikötter

    Publisher: pBloomsbury Press

    Book 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

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    2016-05-03

    ISBN-10: 1632864215

    ISBN-13: 9781632864215

    Language: English

  • The Winter Fortress: The Epic Mission to Sabotage Hitler's Atomic Bomb
    Views : 214
    Pages : 400

    by: Neal Bascomb

    Publisher: pHoughton Mifflin Harcourt

    Book 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

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    2016-05-03

    ISBN-10: 0544368053

    ISBN-13: 9780544368057

    Language: English