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The Orientalist, Tom Reiss (Spoilers!)
The cities surrounding the Caspian Sea were the epicenter of oil production during WWI. Every world power vied for the oil. Read more
An interesting read about a mst unusual character. Also some fascinating insights into various lesser known cultural and intellectual aspects of Central European and Central Asian... Read morePublished 2 months ago by DavidB
Like a real-life fairy tale from the Ural Mountains, this book weaves together lots of interesting discussions about relatively little known cultural phenomena from the early 20th... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Amazon Customer
Good book for those of you who love to hear about history and adventure.Published 5 months ago by J. R. Cervantes
Fascinating man and story. Not someone I like or admire but it takes all kinds to make the world interesting.Published 5 months ago by shopless
A fascinating story about a strange and wonderful person, who followed his own, true self, despite the insanity of those around him. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Linda Hardwick