By Keith Rice 5 min read
These books on Serbia, written by Serbian authors and those familiar with the region and culture, will provide some understanding of the complex nation.
By Tobias Carroll 8 min read
Understand the ongoing crisis in Syria with these eleven books, which cover the war itself, its causes, and its regional and global effects.
By Keith Rice 7 min read
The Rwandan Genocide remains one of the most horrific events of the latter twentieth century, a wound that the Republic of Rwanda continues to grapple with.
By Lorraine Berry 14 min read
As with many stories we tell about ourselves, the truth about World War II is far more complicated than can be captured in a soundbite culture.
By Lorraine Berry 5 min read
In Empire of Guns, Priya Satia presents evidence about the role of armaments manufacturing during the Industrial Revolution.
By Will Mackin 4 min read
Will Mackin, author of Bring Out the Dog, shares a key encounter he had while writing his collection of short stories about the veteran experience.