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8 New Books We Recommend This Week

Those who forget history are … in luck, actually. This week’s recommended reading includes refreshers on everything from the settling of Polynesia to Brooklyn’s past as a queer enclave to the impeachment of Andrew Johnson in 1868. There’s art history, in María Gainza’s autofiction about an Argentine critic; and literary history, in Casey Cep’s riveting […]

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How I Got Past the Misogyny of ‘War and Peace’

Anya Ulinich is a writer and illustrator. Her most recent book is “Lena Finkle’s Magic Barrel,” a graphic novel. Follow New York Times Books on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, sign up for our newsletter or our literary calendar. And listen to us on the Book Review podcast. Source: Read Full Article