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    The Right Stuff by Tom Wolfe

Millions of words have poured forth about man's trip to the moon, but until now few people have had a sense of the most engrossing side of the adventure; namely, what went on in the minds of the astronauts themselves - in space, on the moon, and even during certain odysseys on earth. It is this, the inner life of the astronauts, that Tom Wolfe describes with his almost uncanny empathetic powers, that made The Right Stuff a classic.

Year: 1979
Genre: HistoricalNon-fiction

    The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett

In 12th-century England, the building of a mighty Gothic cathedral signals the dawn of a new age. This majestic creation will bond clergy and kings, knights and peasants together in a story of toil, faith, ambition and rivalry. A sweeping tale of the turbulent middle ages, "The Pillars of the Earth" is a masterpiece from one of the world's most popular authors.

Year: 1989
Genre: HistoricalMiddle Ages

    Fall of Giants by Ken Follett

Ken Follett's magnificent new historical epic begins as five interrelated families move through the momentous dramas of the First World War, the Russian Revolution, and the struggle for women's suffrage. From the dirt and danger of a coal mine to the glittering chandeliers of a palace, from the corridors of power to the bedrooms of the mighty, Fall of Giants takes us into the inextricably entangled fates of five families--and into a century that we thought we knew, but that now will never seem the same agai

Year: 2010
Genre: Historical

 

 

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YearTitle

1716 Hagakure: The Secret Wisdom of the Samurai by Yamamoto Tsunetomo
1881The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain
1959Hawaii by James A. Michener
1965The Source by James A. Michener
1966Tai-Pan by James Clavell
1974Centennial by James A. Michener
1975Shogun by James Clavell
1975The Great Train Robbery by Michael Crichton
1976Roots by Alex Haley
1979Kindred by Octavia E. Butler
1979The Right Stuff by Tom Wolfe
1982Two for Texas by James Lee Burke
1983Poland by James A. Michener
1985Texas by James A. Michener
1988Alaska by James A. Michener
1989The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
1992Mexico by James A. Michener
1993A Dangerous Fortune by Ken Follett
2004Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
2004Quicksilver by Neal Stephenson
2004The Confusion by Neal Stephenson
2005The System of the World by Neal Stephenson
2007World Without End by Ken Follett
2008Lavinia by Ursula K. Le Guin
2010Fall of Giants by Ken Follett
2012Winter of the World by Ken Follett
2014Edge of Eternity by Ken Follett
2015The Assassin by Clive Cussler
2015The Einstein Prophecy by Robert Masello
2016The Jekyll Revelation by Robert Masello
2017A Column of Fire by Ken Follett

 

 

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