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The last girl : my story of captivity, and my fight against the Islamic State

In this intimate memoir of survival, a former captive of the Islamic State tells her harrowing and ultimately inspiring story. Nadia Murad was ...

White mountain : a cultural adventure through the Himalayas

Twigger takes a journey through the history of the world's greatest mountain range, and explores them as a central hub of the world's religion, ...

The shattered lens : a war photographer's true story of captivity and survival in Syria

He also discovered a dormant faith within himself, one that strengthened him throughout the ordeal. The Shattered Lens is the firsthand account ...

No room for small dreams : courage, imagination, and the making of modern Israel

In this, his final work, finished only weeks before his passing, Peres offers a long-awaited examination of the crucial turning points in Israeli ...

India's wars : a military history, 1947-1971

In India's Wars, serving Air Vice Marshal Arjun Subramaniam, who has a Ph.D in Defence and Strategic Studies, seeks to give India's military ...

The Great Partition : the making of India and Pakistan

This new edition of Yasmin Khan's reappraisal of the tumultuous India-Pakistan Partition features an introduction reflecting on the latest research ...

Empress of the east : how a European slave girl became queen of the Ottoman Empire

The extraordinary story of the Russian slave girl Roxelana, who rose from concubine to become the only queen of the Ottoman empire In Empress ...

A Disappearance in Damascus : Friendship and Survival in the Shadow of War

The story begins in 2007, when Deborah Campbell travels undercover to Damascus to report on the exodus of Iraqis into Syria, following the overthrow ...

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