Books by Mark Molesky

Released: Nov. 3, 2015

"Too many long lists of actions and reactions make the narrative drag, though the book is historically enlightening enough to appeal to readers familiar with Lisbon and its history."
Molesky (History/Seton Hall Univ.; co-author: Our Oldest Enemy: A History of America's Disastrous Relationship with France, 2004) chronicles the history of the Portuguese Empire up to the catastrophic series of events beginning Nov. 1, 1755.Read full book review >
Released: Oct. 5, 2004

"Unfounded, partial, and chauvinistic, without an ounce of cultural-relativist baggage or Cartesian logic. Which is to say: très drôle if you're in the right mood, and très stupide if you're not."
Here you thought the bad guys were hanging out in Pyongyang and Peshawar, when it turns out they're all in Paris. Read full book review >