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The Man Who Made the Movies: The Meteoric Rise and Tragic Fall of William Fox
Vanda Krefft
Progress: 277/944 pages
The Paraguayan War, Volume 1: Causes and Early Conduct
Thomas L. Whigham
Progress: 192/520 pages

My eighth podcast is up!

Discovering Cyrus: The Persian Conqueror Astride the Ancient World (Iran's Age of Empire) - Reza Zarghamee

My eighth podcast for the New Books Network is up! In it, I interview Reza Zarmangee about his biography of the Persian ruler Cyrus the Great, whom he argues built the first true world empire. Enjoy!