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The Garden of Evening Mists (Tan Twan Eng)
A highly enjoyable historical novel set in the 1940's and 1950's in Malaya (nowadays Malaysia). The ...
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Twee Steden, Opkomst van Constantinopel, Neergang van Rome - 330-608 (Fik Meijer)
If you're interested in detailed non-fiction about the Antiquity that's accessible to lay readers, c...
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The Last Duel (Eric Jager)
A popular non-fiction book on a fascinating subject: judicial duels or trials by combat. Jager follo...
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Fudoki (Kij Johnson)
Sometimes there are books that come along and happen to be just what you needed at that moment. That...
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Jan van Scorel - Sede Vacante 1523 (Paul Teng and Jan Paul Schutten)
**Dutch review below** ENGLISH: I'm not sure why, but all graphic novels / comics with a decent hi...
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Een Mooie Jonge Vrouw (Tommy Wieringa)
Verschrikkelijk. Slecht geschreven, en het tweede boek dat ik van Wieringa heb gelezen dat een seksi...
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Labyrinth in Lan-Fang (the Chinese Maze Murders) by Robert van Gulik
A highly enjoyable detective set in ancient China. Robert van Gulik definitely made me interested in...
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de Javaanse (the Many Lives of Miss K.: Toto Koopman - model, muse, spy) - Jean-Noël Liaut
The biography of Toto Koopman, an intriguing woman who lived life to the fullest, is told with conta...
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de Thuiskomst (the Return Home) by Anna Enquist
nb. this book has not been translated into English (as far as I know), but is available in Dutch (or...
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a Burnable Book (Bruce Holsinger)
This book is highly enjoyable, the writer clearly has talent and I can't wait to see what he has in ...
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