Microhistories are historical accounts which zero in on a very specific subject, event, person or cultural change.
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Tangled Vines
Greed, Murder, Obsession, and An Arsonist in the Vineyards of California
Book - 2015
Lift
Fitness Culture, From Naked Greeks and Acrobats to Jazzercise and Ninja Warriors
Book - 2016
Isaac's Storm
A Man, A Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History
Book - 1999
Dead Wake
The Last Crossing of the Lusitania
Book - 2015
Lesser Beasts
A Snout-to-tail History of the Humble Pig
Book - 2015
The Triumph of Seeds
How Grains, Nuts, Kernels, Pulses, and Pips, Conquered the Plant Kingdom and Shaped Human History
Book - 2015
Stoned
Jewelry, Obsession, and How Desire Shapes the World
Book - 2015
Nonviolence
Twenty-five Lessons From the History of A Dangerous Idea
Book - 2006
A Square Meal
A Culinary History of the Great Depression
Book - 2016
Pandemic
Tracking Contagions, From Cholera to Ebola and Beyond
Book - 2016
Bellevue
Three Centuries of Medicine and Mayhem at America's Most Storied Hospital
Book - 2016
Extra Virginity
The Sublime and Scandalous World of Olive Oil
Book - 2012
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