Télécharger le livre :  Checkmate in Berlin

'Brilliantly recapturing the febrile atmosphere of Berlin in the first four years after the Second World War, Giles Milton reminds us what an excellent story-teller he is' - Andrew Roberts, author of Churchill: Walking with DestinyBerlin was in ruins when Soviet forces...
Editeur : John Murray
Parution : 2021-05-27

Format(s) : ePub
10,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Undercover Duke

If you love Julia Quinn's Bridgerton, you'll fall head over heels for the family at the heart of Sabrina Jeffries' Duke Dynasty series!'Anyone who loves romance must read Sabrina Jeffries!' Lisa Kleypas, New York Times bestselling author'Synonymous with smart, sexy...
Editeur : Headline Eternal
Parution : 2021-05-25
Collection : Duke Dynasty
Format(s) : ePub
4,49
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Télécharger le livre :  China

'The unparallelled master of the historical saga returns, this time, with an eye on China. Beginning with the First Opium War in 1839 and continuing through the present day, Rutherfurd tells a sweeping tale that brings to life a nation's history, traditions and the...
Editeur : Hodder & Stoughton
Parution : 2021-05-13

Format(s) : ePub
15,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Malice in Wonderland

The witty and perceptive diaries kept by Cecil Beaton's authorised biographer during his many fascinating encounters with extraordinary - often legendary - characters in his search for the real Cecil Beaton.Hugo Vickers's life took a dramatic turn in 1979 when the...
Editeur : Hodder & Stoughton
Parution : 2021-05-13

Format(s) : ePub
18,99
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Télécharger le livre :  The Spitfire Kids

'An inspirational read celebrating the incredible young people who gave so much for this iconic British aircraft'. John Nichol, bestselling author of Spitfire: A Very British Love StoryDespite the many films and television programmes over the decades since the end of...
Editeur : Headline
Parution : 2021-05-13

Format(s) : ePub
10,99
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Télécharger le livre :  The Year of Intelligence in the United States

This book will offer a unique approach to the Year of Intelligence, the sixteen-month period between January 1975 and April 1976 that saw the innermost secrets of various US intelligence agencies laid bare before the world. After allegations of intelligence abuses were...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-05-10

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Hundred Years of the Russian Revolution

The book reflects upon the Russian Revolution of 1917 and the ensuing developments in Russia, the rest of the former Soviet Union, Central and Eastern Europe and elsewhere in the world. It discusses the impact of the legacies of the Russian Revolution on political...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-05-09

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
105,49
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Télécharger le livre :  A Short History of The Vietnam War

This is the definitive story of one of the longest and most controversial conflicts in US history.Created in association with the Smithsonian Institution, this authoritative history of the Vietnam War examines both the conflict and its lasting impact in riveting detail....
Editeur : Dk
Parution : 2021-05-06

Format(s) : ePub
7,99
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Télécharger le livre :  The Lost Café Schindler

'Rigorously researched, The Lost Café Schindler successfully weaves together a compelling and at times deeply moving memoir and family history that also chronicles the wider story of the Jews of the Austro-Hungarian Empire... It distinguishes itself through its...
Editeur : Hodder & Stoughton
Parution : 2021-05-06

Format(s) : ePub
15,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Madhouse at the End of the Earth

'An unforgettable tale brilliantly told' -- Scott Anderson'It grips from first sentence to last' -- Lawrence Osborne'The next great contribution to polar literature' -- Hampton SidesThe harrowing, survival story of an early polar expedition that went terribly wrong,...
Editeur : Virgin Digital
Parution : 2021-05-04

Format(s) : ePub
14,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Politics and Sentiments in Risorgimento Italy

This book investigates the narrative of nationhood during the Italian Risorgimento and its ability to reach a new and wider audience. In Italy, an extraordinary emotional excitement pervaded the struggle for national independence, suffusing the speeches and actions of...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-05-03
Collection : Italian and Italian American Studies
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Losing the Battle, Winning the War

'Ben is the embodiment of positive thinking. What he has achieved, in large part through willpower, is nothing short of miraculous. An inspiration to us all' - Ant Middleton 'A great and inspiring book from Doncaster's bravest son. Read it in a day' - Jeremy Clarkson...
Editeur : Sphere
Parution : 2021-04-29

Format(s) : ePub
11,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Barbarossa

Drawing on remarkable and never-before-seen material, the extraordinary story of one of the most horrific and devastating encounters of the Second World War.On June 22nd, 1941 the largest military invasion in human history was launched - an attack on the Soviet Union by...
Editeur : Wildfire
Parution : 2021-04-29

Format(s) : ePub
11,99
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Télécharger le livre :  The Scent of Empires

Can a drop of perfume tell the story of the twentieth century?Can a smell bear the traces of history? What can we learn about the history of the twentieth century by examining the fate of perfumes? In this remarkable book, Karl Schlögel unravels the interconnected...
Editeur : Polity
Parution : 2021-04-27

Format(s) : ePub
23,84
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Télécharger le livre :  The Bomber Mafia

An exploration of how technology and best intentions collide in the heat of warA New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice In The Bomber Mafia, Malcolm Gladwell weaves together the stories of a Dutch genius and his homemade computer, a band of brothers in...
Editeur : Little, Brown and Company
Parution : 2021-04-27

Format(s) : ePub
11,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Essays on Transculturation and Catalan-Cuban Intellectual History

This book examines the cultural production of Catalan intellectuals in Cuba through a reading of texts and journeys that show the contrapuntal relationship between transcultural identities and narratives of nationhood. Both the concept of transculturation and its...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-04-26

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
58,01
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Télécharger le livre :  The Historiography of the First Russian Antarctic Expedition, 1819–21

This book looks at the different ways in which Russian historians and authors have thought about their country’s first Antarctic expedition (1819-21) over the past 200 years. It considers the effects their discussions have had on Russia’s Antarctic policy and may yet...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-04-26

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
79,11
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Télécharger le livre :  Embodying Middle Class Gender Aspirations

This book takes a feminist approach to analyse the lives of well-educated urban Chinese women, who were raised to embody the ideals of a modern Chinese nation and are largely the beneficiaries of the policy changes of the post-Mao era. It explores young women’s gendered...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-04-25
Collection : Gender, Sexualities and Culture in Asia
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
84,39
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Télécharger le livre :  Science, Culture and National Identity in Francoist Spain, 1939–1959

This book examines the role that science and culture held as instruments of nationalization policies during the first phase of the Franco regime in Spain. It considers the reciprocal relationship between political legitimacy and developments in science and culture, and...
Editeur : Palgrave Macmillan
Parution : 2021-04-24

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
105,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Letters to Camondo

'Consistently illuminating... considered, compassionate and appreciative... This book is a wonderful tribute to a family and to an idea' Guardian63 rue de Monceau, ParisDear friend, As you may have guessed by now, I am not in your house by accident. I know your street...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2021-04-22

Format(s) : ePub
11,99
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