Top ten in July. History & politics

1) Marc Lynch: The New Arab Wars.Uprisings and Anarchy in the Middle East
2) Angus Fletcher: Comic Democracies. From Ancient Athens to the American Republic
3) John Freed: Frederick Barbarossa. A Prince and the Myth
4) Patrick Cockburn: Chaos & Caliphate. Jihadis and the West in the Struggle for the Middle East
5) N. Harry Rostchild: Emperor Wu Zhao and Her Pantheon of Devis, Divinites and Dynastic Mothers
6) Christhoph Baumer: The History of Central Asia. The Age of the Steppe Warriors
7) Thomas Harding: The House by the Lake

8) Mehran Kamrava: The Impossibility of Palestine. History, Geography, and the Road Ahead
9) Despina Stratigakos: Hitler at Home
10) Ruchir Sharma: The Rise and Fall of Nations. Forces of Change in a Post-Crisis World