I am a big fan of history because when I read history I feel smarter. Also, as Dexter Perkins said, “History is a kind of introduction to more interesting people than we can possibly meet in our restricted lives; let us not neglect the opportunity.”
Well, thanks to River City Books, the opportunity just got more difficult to neglect. As I noticed while gazing at RCB's bargain tables the other day, The Conquerors by Michael Beschloss is currently on sale in hardcover for the historically low price of $6.98. You’d have to some research to find a better deal. As I always tell my feathered friends, at River City Books they offer discounts every day of the week.
Here’s a short review of “The Conquerors”: (more…)