Biography & Memoir
The untold story of the mother and daughter who opened the door to Emily Dickinson’s poetry.
The first biography of Alaric to appear in English tells the history of the fourth-and fifth-century Roman Empire through the life of the Goth who attacked it.
Here is one of the great biographies of Alexander, in its original form, brought fully up to date with findings of modern research and criticism.
The hidden life of Alfred C. Kinsey, the principal architect of the sexual revolution.
A literary master’s story about the aggravations and great joys of cats, from “a most sophisticated novelist, with a gusting humor and a hushed tenderness of detail” (Julian Barnes)