An odd thing about famous crimes is what details enter pop culture and stay there.
Roman emperors can be so troublesome to the modern reader.
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Sexual hypocrisy is rife in the church and inside the Vatican, claims this new book.
To anyone who thought of Hans Asperger as a brilliant doctor whose pioneering work in chi
With the Irish border central to Brexit, this is a timely survey of a question always vex
David Treuer — a talented novelist and essayist with a doctorate in anthropology who is a
Amatriarch overthrown in what seems fairly described as a “putsch,” marauding gangs runni
American politics has changed a lot over the past 200 years.
Paul Scott, author of The Jewel in the Crown (1966), said of India: “It was mysteriously
When Jack Platt, a maverick C.I.A. agent, and Gennady Vasilenko, a K.G.B.
Any doubts that science has a dark side were extinguished when, on August 6, 1945, an Ame
In 1888, the
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