Télécharger le livre :  Fallout

The justification for the atomic bomb was simple: it would defeat Hitler and end the Second World War faster, saving lives.The reality was different.Fallout dismantles the conventional story of why the atom bomb was built. Peter Watson has found new documents showing...
Editeur : PublicAffairs
Parution : 2018-09-18

Format(s) : ePub
12,99
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Télécharger le livre :  The Age of Nothing

The closing months of 2008 saw the world's nations united in financial uncertainty. Amid endless reports of collapsing stock markets, failed banks, fiscal fraud and snowballing unemployment, THE AGE OF NOTHING offers a compelling insight into the demise of capitalism...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2014-02-13

Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Terrible Beauty: A Cultural History of the Twentieth Century

A history of the twentieth century which covers all the ideas, people, great events, literary and artistic movements, scientific discoveries which have shaped the twentieth century.Terrible Beauty presents a unique narrative of the twentieth century. Unlike more...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2013-10-17

Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Ideas

A highly ambitious and lucid history of ideas from the very earliest times to the present day.In this hugely ambitious and exciting book Peter Watson tells the history of ideas from prehistory to the present day, leading to a new way of telling the history of the world....
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2013-07-25

Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  The Great Divide

How the division of the Americas from the rest of the world affected human history.In 15,000 B.C. early humankind, who had evolved in Africa tens of thousands of years before and spread out to populate the Earth, arrived in Siberia, during the Ice Age. Because so much...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2012-01-12

Format(s) : ePub
3,99
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Télécharger le livre :  The Medici Conspiracy

The story begins, as stories do in all good thrillers, with a botched robbery and a police chase. Eight Apuleian vases of the fourth century B.C. are discovered in the swimming pool of a German-based art smuggler. More valuable than the recovery of the vases, however,...
Editeur : PublicAffairs
Parution : 2007-06-12

Format(s) : ePub
10,99
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