Another look at the life of Voltaire, the 18th-century philosophe whom many would call the greatest, most interesting man of his epoch.
Journalist Oliver Bullough delivers a detailed, moving history of the too often overlooked people of the Caucasus.
Sophia Tolstoy spent a lifetime striving to be her husband’s keeper.
Noted policymaker Diane Ravitch says she was wrong to jump on the No Child Left Behind bandwagon.
How an 18th-century playboy fell in love with the serf he made into a star.