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A lovely history book (even for people who don't usually read history books) about a number of famous historic women, and how traditional history has misrepresented their lives.

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12 Novels About Real Women Who Changed History

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16 of the Biggest Historical Fiction Books Coming Out This Fall

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Surviving Tracy

Salt: A World History by Mark Kurlansky. Excellent food history book with lots of applicable info for today.

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If you need a great resource for Middle Ages books, you've come to the right place. Here's a HUGE list of books for your Medieval Ages studies. Enjoy!

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In this "artful, informative, and delightful" (William H. McNeill, New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world. Societies that had had a head start in food production advanced beyond the hunter-gatherer stage, and then developed religion --as well as nasty germs and potent weapons of war --and adventured on sea and land to conquer and decimate preliterate cultures.

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21 Books That Will Teach You Something Important

Learn what public school didn’t teach you about American history. | 21 Books That Will Teach You Something Important

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