Great leaders made the twentieth century safer and more peaceful.
Appointed to conquer the "crime capital of the world", the first Paris police chief faces an epidemic of murder.
A nuanced history of the doomed diplomatic mission that turned the tides of the Chinese Civil War.
With wry humour, Shakespearean profundity and trenchant insight, Yunte Huang brings to life the story of the famous Siamese twins.
Separating historical fact from fantasy, the story of Kishinev, a riot that transformed the course of twentieth-century Jewish history, is retold.