Gender A World History

Gender exists in almost every society as a way of organizing its people. Gender is used to assign certain responsibilities, obligations, and privileges to some, and to deny them...

Crystal Eastman A Revolutionary Life

In 1910, Crystal Eastman was one of the most conspicuous progressive reformers in America. By the 1920s, her ardent suffragism, insistent anti-militarism, gregarious...

Sounds Like Titanic A Memoir

A young woman leaves Appalachia for life as a classical musician — or so she thinks.When aspiring violinist Jessica Chiccehitto Hindman lands a job with a professional...

Managing Up How to Move up, Win at Work, and Succeed with Any Type of Boss

Managing up helps you build the sort of relationships that foster more communication, collaboration, cooperation, and understanding between people at different levels of power,...

The Great Departure Mass Migration from Eastern Europe and the Making of the Free World

A panoramic, eye-opening history of the vast migration of Eastern Europeans to the West by a recent winner of a MacArthur Fellowship.Between 1846 and 1940, more than 50 million...

The Hotel on Place Vendome Life, Death, and Betrayal at the Hotel Ritz in Paris

Set against the backdrop of the Nazi occupation of World War II, The Hôtel on Place Vendôme is the captivating history of Paris's world-famous Hôtel Ritz-a breathtaking tale of...

A Sword for His Lady

After proving himself on the field of battle, Ramon de Segrave is appointed to the Council of Barons by Richard the Lionheart. But instead of taking his most formidable warrior on...

Twisted

Nick, leader of the half-breeds and the last true hero, has spent his life fighting a dark pull toward the gods-a pull he now knows is linked to his father, Krónos, and the...

Stolen Fury

Oh, is he handsome. And charming. And sexy as all get out. Dr. Lisa Maxwell isn't the type to go home with a guy she barely knows. But, hey, this is Italy and the red-blooded...

Democracy and Dictatorship in Europe From the Ancien Régime to the Present Day

At the end of the twentieth century, many believed the story of European political development had come to an end. Modern democracy began in Europe, but for hundreds of years it...

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