Sandra Gumuzzio
Iggy Rubin
Modern (16th-21st Centuries)
azw3, epub |eng | 2014-04-01 | Author:Mayes, Frances [Mayes, Frances]

What my mother does the nights of those long months, I have no idea. I stay with my best friend on Saturday nights. Her parents go out to the club ...
( Category: General June 9,2014 )
epub |eng | 2007-03-19 | Author:Harry Bernstein

“Mademoiselle from Armentiers…parlez vous…” It was one of those lovely, soft summer evenings. The sun had already set behind the square brick tower of the India mill, and streaks of ...
( Category: 20th Century June 6,2014 )
epub |eng | 2009-02-01 | Author:Varlow, Sally [Varlow, Sally]

CHAPTER TWENTY January–December 1596 “With best forewinds guide the journey, speed the victory” – Elizabeth I, 3 June 1596 Essex’s daring raid on the Spanish port of Cadiz in the ...
( Category: Elizabeth I June 6,2014 )
epub |eng | 2012-04-09 | Author:William Lee Miller [Miller, William Lee]

Eisenhower’s version of containment contrasted itself to Truman’s by claiming to have a new approach, a New Look, at the core of which was a greater reliance on nuclear weapons ...
( Category: 20th Century June 6,2014 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Martin Goldsmith [Goldsmith, Martin]

ONCE UPON A TIME, many years ago, there was a colorful country of wide plains and towering peaks, inhabited by noble swordsmen and gentle damsels, husbandmen and troubadours, shepherds and ...
( Category: Holocaust June 6,2014 )
epub |eng | 2013-08-19 | Author:Lucy Hughes-Hallett [Hughes-Hallett, Lucy]

After the Germans drew back, d’Annunzio obtained a permit to drive out into the territory they had occupied in the weeks before. On a day of pouring rain he set ...
( Category: Italian June 6,2014 )
epub |eng | 2012-01-21 | Author:Antony Beevor [Beevor, Antony]

The Guards Armoured Division, originally delayed by the great storm, was by now ready to take part. Its officers were urged to visit the different fronts in Jeeps to pick ...
( Category: World War II June 5,2014 )
epub |eng | | Author:Niall Ferguson

To these points - in effect, the September Programme without annexations from France and Belgium - should be added the detailed plans subsequently drawn up to ‘thrust [Russia] back as ...
( Category: 20th Century June 2,2014 )
epub |eng | 2013-08-26 | Author:Dennis E. Showalter [Showalter, Dennis E.]

IV Nikolai Vatutin did not survive the war. He was mortally wounded in February 1944—ironically by a band of anti-Soviet Ukrainian partisans. He left no systematic reflections on his handling ...
( Category: Conventional June 2,2014 )
epub |eng | 2014-05-30 | Author:Dale, Richard

Plate 6 Royal Exchange Scene 1788. Copyright Guildhall Library. If the market was to be fed with new South Sea stock at ever higher prices, it would be necessary to ...
( Category: 18th Century May 31,2014 )
epub |eng | 2014-05-29 | Author:Zimmerman, William

CHAPTER 6 Uncertainty and “Democratization” THE EVOLUTION OF POST-BREZHNEVIAN POLITICS, 1982–1991 THE PREVIOUS CHAPTER ARGUED that during Khrushchev’s and Brezhnev’s tenures in office a slow evolution of norms had occurred ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union May 30,2014 )
epub |eng | 1999-11-11 | Author:Niall Ferguson [Ferguson, Niall]

However, when French troops were marching into Belgium to impose terms on the Dutch the following November, it was James’s turn to think twice when the Belgian minister approached him ...
( Category: Social History May 29,2014 )
epub |eng | 2008-02-26 | Author:Nick Taylor [Taylor, Nick]

13. THE AMERICAN GUIDES: IDAHO VERSUS WASHINGTON, D.C. The American Guides were slowly beginning to take shape. Even the dueling radicals came to understand that they had to show some ...
( Category: 20th Century May 29,2014 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2010-01-02 | Author:Walter R. Borneman [Borneman, Walter R.]

Of the major towns along the Atlantic and Pacific route through Arizona, all except Flagstaff and Williams were named for men somehow associated with the railroad. Edward Winslow was president ...
( Category: 19th Century May 29,2014 )
epub |eng | 2008-10-27 | Author:Piers Brendon [Brendon, Piers]

This verdict was heard in other parts of Africa painted red on the map. Settler colonies in particular seemed bent on following the Boer example: one Cewa chief complained that ...
( Category: 19th Century May 29,2014 )