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Operatives, Spies, and Saboteurs

• <b>Author:</b> Patrick K. O'Donnell<p>The battles of World War II were won not only by the soldiers on the front lines, and not only by the generals and admirals, but also by the shadow warriors whose work is captured for the first time in <i>Operatives, Spies, and Saboteurs.</i> Thanks to the interviews and …

Special Forces

• <b>Author:</b> Tom Clancy & John Gresham<p>They are sent to the world's hot spots-on covert missions fraught with danger. They are called on to perform at the peak of their physical and mental capabilities, primed for combat and surveillance, yet ready to pitch in with disaster relief operations. They are …

The Middle Ages

• <b>Author:</b> Morris Bishop<p>In this indispensable volume, one of America's ranking scholars combines a life's work of research and teaching with the art of lively narration. Both authoritative and beautifully told, The Middle Ages is the full story of the thousand years between the fall of Rome and the …

Top 10 books about spies

Photograph: Harold Clements/Getty Images<p>Kim Philby holding a press conference after being cleared of spying charges by foreign secretary Harold Macmillan in …

Top 10

The Good Spy

• <b>Author:</b> Kai Bird<p><i>The Good Spy</i> is Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Kai Bird’s compelling portrait of the remarkable life and death of one of the most important operatives in CIA history – a man who, had he lived, might have helped heal the rift between Arabs and the West. <br>On April 18, 1983, a bomb …

The Day of Battle

• <b>Author:</b> Rick Atkinson<p><b>NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER</b><p><b>In the second volume of his epic trilogy about the liberation of Europe in World War II, Pulitzer Prize winner Rick Atkinson tells the harrowing story of the campaigns in Sicily and Italy</b><p>In <i>An Army at Dawn</i>—winner of the Pulitzer Prize—Rick Atkinson …

The Florence Most Travelers Never See

The Florence Cathedral, Ponte Vecchio, and the Uffizi are just the beginning. Two local tastemakers dish on what you really need to see and do in the beautiful Tuscan capital.<p>A trip to Florence wouldn’t be complete without paying homage to its holy trinity of attractions: the Florence Cathedral, …

Opinion: Income investors are leaving money on the table if they don’t use this easy options strategy

Do your eyes glaze over when you hear someone mention an options strategy as a way of enhancing investment returns?<p>Mine do. But I promise to explain …

Investing

Why Harlem Is New York's Best Food Neighborhood

From hand-pulled espresso shots to the sleekest wine bar in town, the neighborhood has become a destination to savor.<p>New York used to be the city that never sleeps; now it's the city that never stops—ever-evolving and always expanding, so much so that the neighborhoods you never went to are now the …

The Stacks: Charlie Parker’s Revolutionary Junkie Jazz Alchemy

Bird was a phenomenal musician who, against all odds, almost singlehandedly changed our conception of what jazz could be. He was also his own worst …

The Main Enemy

• <b>Author:</b> Milton Bearden & James Risen<p>A landmark collaboration between a thirty-year veteran of the CIA and a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist, <b>The Main Enemy</b> is the dramatic inside story of the CIA-KGB spy wars, told through the actions of the men who fought them.<p>Based on hundreds of interviews with …

Inferno

• <b>Author:</b> Dan Brown<p><b>In his international blockbusters The Da Vinci Code, Angels & Demons, and The Lost Symbol, Dan Brown masterfully fused history, art, codes, and symbols. In this riveting new thriller, Brown returns to his element and has crafted his highest-stakes novel to date.</b><p>In the heart of …

50 Most Beautiful Cities in the World

We seek beauty in many forms: through art and architecture; from water views and mountain highs; in its people and its history. This list circles the globe, finding the most beautiful cities in the world from Italy to Iran. This gallery was originally published in 2016. It has been updated with new …

The World's Best Retirement Havens In 2016

By the staff of InternationalLiving.com<p>Panama Ranked World's No.1 Retirement Destination for 2016<p>Retiring abroad is easier and more affordable than ever before. These days it really is possible to spend your days relaxing beneath palm fronds on a Caribbean beach, enjoying farm-fresh produce in a …

Romantic places in Chicago to visit with that special someone

1<p>Rob Pongsajapan/Flickr<p>Things to do<p>Buckingham Fountain<p>With its four Art Deco-style seahorses, Georgia pink marble and light and music show, this …

Lake Michigan

What Marriott's Purchase of Starwood Means for Your Hotel Reward Points

Travelers are expecting the worst.<p>The announcement that Marriott is purchasing Starwood, thereby creating the world’s largest hotel company, has …

Hospitality

Your perfect weekend: Hyde Park

Chicago is a city of neighborhoods. Every corner of the city brings a new adventure. From hip new restaurants to free museums, conquering a single …

Hyde Park

The Best Airports in the World

The results are in: Condé Nast Traveler readers picked the ten best international airports outside the U.S in the 2017 Readers' Choice Awards. Most are in Asia and the Middle East, and come with enough amenities and time-wasters (we're talking indoor waterfalls in addition to great restaurants) …

Converted: Kaskade

Few electronic artists have as large and passionate a following as Kaskade. Over the last 20 years, the Grammy-nominated DJ and producer has made …

The Best Airports in the U.S.

Introducing the best airports in the U.S., as rated by Condé Nast Traveler readers in the 2017 Readers' Choice Awards survey. Each year, our readers tell us what matters—and once again, the smaller airports make the cut, thanks to great food and shopping, free Wi-Fi, and ease of connection. Is your …