“A secret pedophile ring servicing the city’s most powerful men, high-level cover-ups, international geopolitics and the involvement of a secretive unit of police officers tasked with tracking down and arresting homosexuals” — The Witchhunters.
A new life of Charlemagne.
The rise of the East India Company, by William Dalrymple.
Eric Foner arguing for Reconstruction as the “Second Founding”.
Mmes Hilary and Chelsea Clinton profile “gutsy women”.
Malcolm Gladwell’s latest.
How the American Revolution Devastated the Globe.
Rich Lowry’s case for Nationalism.
A history of Chicago’s Jewish gangsters.
A global history of Maoism.
Matt Stoller’s new book Goliath: The 100-Year War Between Monopoly Power and Democracy.
Gene Weingarten’s researches into the history of a single day plucked at random: Sunday, December 28, 1986.
A.N. Wilson has a new biography of Prince Albert.