Télécharger le livre :  Parting Words

'I don't know where to stop praising Benny and this amazing book' - HEATHER MORRIS, The Tattooist of Auschwitz 'This book...is the stuff folk tales are made of. How wonderful that sometimes they are true' - MARTIN FREEMAN'An engaging book...There wasn't one anecdote or...
Editeur : Sphere
Parution : 2020-12-31

Format(s) : ePub
7,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Pearl Harbor

Hawaii, 7th December 1941, shortly before 8 in the morning: Japanese torpedo bombers launch a surprise attack on the US Pacific fleet anchored in Pearl Harbor. The devastating attack claims the lives of over 2,400 American soldiers, sinks or damages 18 ships and...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2020-10-22

Format(s) : ePub
23,84
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Télécharger le livre :  Comrade Kerensky

As one of the heroes of the 1917 February Revolution and then Prime Minister at the head of the Provisional Government, Alexander Kerensky was passionately, even fanatically, lauded as a leader during his brief political reign. Symbolic artefacts – sculptures, badges...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2020-10-22
Collection : New Russian Thought
Format(s) : ePub
29,86
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Télécharger le livre :  Sunburn

'An astonishing piece of work' James O'Brien'This book was a delight. Funny, scathing and witty' Ian Dunt You should buy this book if: a) you dislike the Sun, but have never actually read it to know why and/or b) you're still not sure how we got into this mess. Using...
Editeur : Sphere
Parution : 2020-10-08

Format(s) : ePub
9,99
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Télécharger le livre :  European Fairy Tales from the Renaissance to the Late Victorian Era

This book explores the interplay of childhood and the fairy tale as they both changed character in accordance with the historical transformations of the mid-nineteenth century. While the fairy tale was instrumental in the social construction of childhood, the latter for...
Editeur : Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers
Parution : 2020-09-14

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
87,88
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Télécharger le livre :  Dead Doubles

THE PORTLAND SPY RING was one of the most infamous espionage cases from the Cold War. People the world over were shocked when its exposure revealed the shadowy world of deep cover KGB 'illegals' - spies operating under false identities stolen from the dead.The CIA's...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2020-09-03

Format(s) : ePub
10,99
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Télécharger le livre :  The Good Germans

After 1933, as the brutal terror regime took hold, most of the two-thirds of Germans who had never voted for the Nazis - some 20 million people - tried to keep their heads down and protect their families. They moved to the country, or pretended to support the regime to...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2020-09-03

Format(s) : ePub
10,99
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Télécharger le livre :  The Fleet Street Girls

The Fleet Street Girls is the inspiring and evocative story of the female journalists who broke down barriers in the 1970s and 1980s as women moved up the ranks in Fleet Street for the first time. When Julie Welch called in her first ever football report at the...
Editeur : Trapeze
Parution : 2020-08-20

Format(s) : ePub
9,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Teaching the Causes of the American Civil War, 1850-1861

The American Civil War lasted from 1861 to 1865, killing nearly 700,000 Americans and costing the country untold millions of dollars.The events of this tragic war are so steeped in the collective memory of the United States and so taken for granted that it is sometimes...
Editeur : Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers
Parution : 2020-08-20

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
36,08
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Télécharger le livre :  King's Counsellor

'Brilliantly entertaining and historically priceless' Spectator'Fascinating ... as much a contribution to royal legend as to the history of the war' Daily TelegraphAs Assistant Private Secretary to four monarchs, 'Tommy' Lascelles had a ringside seat from which to...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2020-08-06

Format(s) : ePub
8,49
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