Book of Wonders, The: How Euclid’s Elements Built the World

Euclid’s Elements of Geometry was a book that changed the world. In a sweeping history, Benjamin Wardhaugh traces how an ancient Greek text on mathematics – often hailed as...

Bright Star, Green Light: The Beautiful and Damned Lives of John Keats and F. Scott Fitzgerald

A dazzling biography of two interwoven, tragic lives: John Keats and F. Scott Fitzgerald. ‘For awhile after you quit Keats,’ Fitzgerald once wrote, ‘All other...