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The Lost City of Z

The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon, by David Grann. Doubleday (2009), 313...

The Lost City of Z
posted on: Mar 27, 2010 | author: Donna

The Great Mortality

The Great Mortality: An Intimate History of the Black Death, the Most Devastating Plague of All Time, by John...

The Great Mortality
posted on: Jan 8, 2010 | author: Donna

The Children’...

The Children’s Blizzard, by David Laskin. HarperCollins (2004), 318 pages. From On the Banks of Plum...

The Children’s Blizzard
posted on: Nov 18, 2009 | author: Donna

Strength in What Re...

Strength in What Remains, by Tracy Kidder.  Random House (2009), 277 pages. Kidder tells the story...

Strength in What Remains
posted on: Nov 15, 2009 | author: Cindy

The Captured

The Captured: A True Story of Abduction by Indians on the Texas Frontier, by Scott Zesch. St. Martin’s...

The Captured
posted on: Nov 6, 2009 | author: Donna

A Land So Strange

A Land So Strange: The Epic Journey of Cabeza de Vaca: The Extraordinary Tale of a Shipwrecked Spaniard Who...

A Land So Strange
posted on: Oct 11, 2009 | author: Donna

The Zookeeper’...

The Zookeeper’s Wife, by Diane Ackerman.  W.W. Norton & Company (2007), 348 pages. Commemorations are...

The Zookeeper’s Wife
posted on: Sep 1, 2009 | author: Donna

Under the Banner of...

Under the Banner of Heaven, by Jon Krakauer.  Doubleday (2003), 372 pages. One of the exceptional things...

Under the Banner of Heaven
posted on: Aug 13, 2009 | author: Donna