2013 was a great year for history books; for the loved one on your list who’d rather be deep in the narrative of an earlier age, check out this week’s list of good gift ideas for history buffs.
THE BROTHERS: JOHN FOSTER DULLES, ALLEN DULLES, AND THEIR SECRET WORLD WAR
"A well-documented and shocking reappraisal of two of the shapers of the American century."
Longtime foreign correspondent Kinzer (International Relations/Boston Univ.; Reset: Iran, Turkey, and America's Future, 2010, etc.) portrays the dark side of Dwight D. Eisenhower's administration through the activities of Secretary of State John Foster Dulles and his brother Allen, the director of the CIA. Read full book review >