For People Who Devour Books
Sunday 24th September, 2017
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From the March 2017 Issue
Micklegarth by Sea
Istanbul: A Tale of Three Cities
By Bettany Hughes
From the August 2008 Issue
Taking on the Turk
The Enemy at the Gate: Habsburgs, Ottomans and the Battle for Europe
By Andrew Wheatcroft
From the March 2014 Issue
Men in Boats
The Sea and Civilization: A Maritime History of the World
By Lincoln Paine
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