Télécharger le livre :  Down and Out in Paris and London

THE AUTHORATITIVE TEXT 'You can live on a shilling a day in Paris if you know how. But it is a complicated business'As a struggling writer in his twenties, Orwell lived as a down-and-out among the poorest members of society. In this, his early memoir, Orwell recalls...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2021-01-14

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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

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Télécharger le livre :  Sybille Bedford

The first full and intimate biography of writer and bon viveur Sybille Bedford'A fantastic read' India Knight, Sunday Times'A wonderful biography' Sara Wheeler, SpectatorBorn in Germany to aristocratic parents, Sybille Bedford's (1911-2006) life contained all the grand...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2020-11-12

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Harrier 809

‘A military adventure, written with expertise…a tale of initiative,skill and courage, of pushing beyond the rules.’ The SpectatorApril 1982. Argentina invades the Falkland Islands.In response, Britain despatches a naval Task Force. Eight thousand miles from home, its...
Editeur : Transworld Digital
Parution : 2020-10-15

Format(s) : ePub
14,99
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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
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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

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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
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Télécharger le livre :  Sicily '43

'Perfect territory for a military historian of Holland's talents' The Times___________________________________________________________This is the story of the biggest seaborne landing in history.Codenamed Operation HUSKY, the Allied assault on Sicily on 10 July 1943...
Editeur : Transworld Digital
Parution : 2020-09-03

Format(s) : ePub
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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
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Télécharger le livre :  The Great Influenza

THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER'Everything you need to know about one of the deadliest outbreaks in human history' Bill Gates'Easily our fullest, richest, most panoramic history of the subject' New York Times Book ReviewIn 1918, the world faced the deadliest pandemic...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2020-08-27

Format(s) : ePub
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