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Water for Elephants

When Jacob Jankowski, recently orphaned and suddenly adrift, jumps onto a passing train, he enters a world of freaks, grifters, ...

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The Obamas: A Mission, A Marriage

When Barack Obama won the 2008 presidential election, he also won a long-running debate with his wife Michelle. Contrary to ...

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A Trick I Learned From Dead Men

After the disappearance of their father and the sudden death of their mother, Lee Hart and his deaf brother, Ned, ...

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Eva Braun: Life with Hitler

"I want to be a beautiful corpse, I will take poison". (Eva Braun, 1945). Eva Braun and Adolf Hitler were ...

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The British Dream: Successes and Failures of Post-war Immigration

David Goodhart tells the story of post-war immigration and charts a course for its future. Drawing on hundreds of interviews ...

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The Beginner's Goodbye

When Dorothy came back from the dead, Aaron noticed that some people simply ignored the fact; some seemed to have ...

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