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Oct.25.2010
MURIEL’S WAR: An American Heiress in the Nazi Resistance  The captivating story of a courageous woman who left a life of privilege for a world of danger and international intrigue.  Born into a wealthy meatpacking dynasty in Chicago and educated at Wellesley, raven-haired beauty Muriel Gardiner...
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Jan.06.2009
From the bestselling author of Prague comes a witty, inventive, brilliantly constructed novel about an Egyptologist obsessed with finding the tomb of an apocryphal king. This darkly comic labyrinth of a story opens on the desert plains of Egypt in 1922, then winds its...