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Six Minutes in May: How Churchill Unexpectedly Became Prime Minister
Nicholas Shakespeare
The Industrialisation of Soviet Russia, Volume 1: The Socialist Offensive: The Collectivisation of Soviet Agriculture, 1929-1930
Robert William Davies
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The Pursuit of Power: Europe 1815-1914
Richard J. Evans
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Young Wilhelm: The Kaiser's Early Life, 1859-1888
John C. G. Röhl
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My tenth podcast is up!

Alben Barkley: A Life in Politics - James K. Libbey

My tenth podcast for the New Books Network has been posted! In it I interview James Libbey about his biography (which I reviewed here) of Alben Barkley, the Kentucky senator who served as the 35th vice president of the United States. Enjoy!