House of Glass: The Story and Secrets of a Twentieth-Century Jewish Family

A writer investigates her family s secret history, uncovering a story that spans a century, two World Wars, and three generations.Hadley Freeman knew her grandmother Sara lived in France just as Hitler started to gain power, but rarely did anyone in her family talk about it Long after her grandmoth

Enemy of All Mankind: A True Story of Piracy, Power, and History's First Global Manhunt

The New York Times bestselling author of Ghost Map and How We Got to Now returns with the story of a pirate who changed the world n n n Most confrontations, viewed from the wide angle of history, are minor disputes, sparks that quickly die out But every now and then, someone strikes a match that