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No ordinary time : Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt : the home front in World War II.

Biographical work on Eleanor Roosevelt by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Standing firm: a vice-presidential memoir.

Standing Firm leaves no doubt that Dan Quayle is the most misjudged figure in modern political history. Prior to 1988, Quayle had never lost an…

Edmund Morris.


Edmund Morris poses with the Ronald Reagan research cards he keeps in his desk at home on Capitol Hill. He used these cards when writing his book…

The First World War.

The European powers were ready for war in 1914. Germany, fuelled by 'archaic militarism, global ambitions, and neurotic insecurity', took the…