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The Quiet Americans: Four CIA Spies at the Dawn of the Cold War—A Tragedy in Three Acts

A fascinating and compulsively readable account of warime spying.

Fractured Lands: How the Arab World Came Apart

Grounded by its human-interest stories, this book will appeal to many readers looking to make sense of current events.

Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly, and the Making of the Modern Middle East

This multilayered account of the Middle East from the beginning of the 20th century through World War I depicts the overthrow of the Ottoman Empire...

Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East

With strong and insightful writing, using T.E. Lawrence as a window onto the tragic history of World War I and its settlement in the Middle East, Anderson makes this complicated history both vivid and engaging. Highly recommended.

The Missing Ones

Irish author Gibney’s U.S. debut is a great addition to the crime fiction genre. Readers looking for strong characters with fleshed-out backgrounds, well-drawn small-town Irish settings, and intense, slow-burn pacing will definitely want to add this series to their reading lists.

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