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 Flight By Elephant Andrew Martin 9780007512720 Fourth Estate

The incredible story of Gyles Mackrell and his Burmese, elephant-assisted wartime rescue mission.

In the summer of 1942, Gyles Mackrell a decorated First World War pilot and tea plantation overseer, performed a series of heroic rescues in the hellish jungles of Japanese-occupied Burma with the aid of twenty elephants.

At the age of 53, Mackrell went into the green hell of the Chaukan...

cena: 51,26
    
Flight By Elephant
 Violins of Hope  9780062246837 HarperCollins

A stirring testament to the strength of the human spirit and the power of music, Violins of Hope tells the remarkable stories of violins played by Jewish musicians during the Holocaust and of the Israeli violinmaker dedicated to bringing these inspirational instruments back to life.

The violin has formed an important aspect of Jewish culture for centuries, both as a popular instrument with...

cena: 55,74
    
Violins of Hope
 Dionysius Periegetes, Description of the Known World: With Introduction, Translation, and Commentary J. L. Lightfoot 9780199675586 Oxford University Press, USA
In this volume, Lightfoot offers a detailed study of an ancient Greek geographical poem by Dionysius, a scholar-poet who flourished in Alexandria during the reign of Hadrian, which describes the world as it was then known. In antiquity, it was widely read and extremely influential, both in the schoolroom and among later poets. Translated into Latin, the subject of commentaries, and popular in...
cena: 741,20
    
Dionysius Periegetes, Description of the Known World: With Introduction, Translation, and Commentary
 The Articulation of Power in Medieval Iberia and the Maghrib Amira K. Bennison 9780197265697 Oxford University Press, USA
How do rulers make their rule palatable to their people? This volume examines the question from the perspective of medieval Muslims in the areas that are now Spain, Portugal, and Morocco, and looks at strategies of legitimation ranging from the use of titles to issues such as economic prosperity.
cena: 313,58
    
The Articulation of Power in Medieval Iberia and the Maghrib
 The Rise of Chicago's Black Metropolis, 1920-1929 Christopher Robert Reed 9780252080104 University of Illinois Press
During the Roaring '20s, African Americans rapidly transformed their Chicago into a black metropolis. This book describes the rise of African Americans in Chicago's political economy, bringing to life the fleeting vibrancy of this dynamic period of racial consciousness and solidarity.
cena: 113,98
    
The Rise of Chicago's Black Metropolis, 1920-1929
 To Fight Alongside Friends Gerry Harrison 9780007558537 HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS
cena: 96,87
    
To Fight Alongside Friends
 Ottoman Turkey, Ataturk and South Asia: Studies in Perceptions and Responses M.Naeem Qureshi   9780199066346 Oxford University Press
book is based on nine articles that I contributed to various journals over the past several years or appeared in various conference proceedings. At least one of them was published as a chapter in an edited work. However, all of them are based on original archival material or contemporary published sources available in Pakistan, India, Turkey and Britain. The theme of these papers, as the title...
cena: 170,99
    
Ottoman Turkey, Ataturk and South Asia: Studies in Perceptions and Responses
 Evil Will LP Tim Townsend 9780062298614 Harperluxe

Lutheran minister Henry Gerecke was fifty years old when he enlisted as an army chaplain during World War II. At the close of the European theater, Gerecke received his most challenging -assignment: he was sent to Nuremberg to minister to the twenty-one imprisoned Nazi leaders awaiting trial for crimes against humanity. Detailed, incisive and emotionally charged, Mission at Nuremberg unearths...

cena: 101,06
    
Evil Will LP
 France, Britain and the United States in the Twentieth Century 1900 1940: A Reappraisal Andrew Williams 9780230282308 Palgrave MacMillan
Why is France so often neglected in the study of international relations? This book seeks to redress this balance, providing an in-depth insight into the relationship between the two Anglo-Saxon Powers, the United States (USA) and the United Kingdom (UK), and France from 1900 to the Fall of France in 1940.Drawing on a range of sources and archival material, Williams links the evolution of this...
cena: 370,60
    
France, Britain and the United States in the Twentieth Century 1900 1940: A Reappraisal
 War of Peoples 1914-1919 Adrian Gregory 9780199542581 OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS ACADEM
A War of Peoples, 1914-1919 provides a new perspective on the First World War, offering a concise narrative of the war from the first military actions in July 1914 until the signing of the peace treaty by Germany in July 1919. Adrian Gregory considers the sources of information available to historians and the ways in which historians have written about the war for over fifty years. This volume...
cena: 108,28
    
War of Peoples 1914-1919
 The Pursuit of the Nazi Mind: Hitler, Hess, and the Analysts Daniel Pick 9780199678518 Oxford University Press, USA
The story of how psychoanalysis was used in the war against Nazi Germany - in the crucial quest to understand the Nazi mind.
cena: 62,66
    
The Pursuit of the Nazi Mind: Hitler, Hess, and the Analysts
 What's in a Surname?: A Journey from Abercrombie to Zwicker David McKie 9780099558941 Random House UK
A brilliant journey through the nation's surnames.
Surnames are much more than convenient identity tags; they are windows into our families'' pasts. Some suggest ancestral trades (Butcher, Smith, Roper) or physical appearance (Long, Brown, Thynne). Some provide clues to where we come from (McDonald, Evans, Patel). And some -- Rymer, Brocklebank, Stolbof -- offer a hint of something just a...
cena: 51,26
    
What's in a Surname?: A Journey from Abercrombie to Zwicker
 Charity and Sylvia: A Same-Sex Marriage in Early America Rachel Hope Cleves 9780199335428 Oxford University Press, USA
Conventional wisdom holds that same-sex marriage is a purely modern innovation, a concept born of an overtly modern lifestyle that was unheard of in nineteenth century America. But as Rachel Hope Cleves demonstrates in this eye-opening book, same-sex marriage is hardly new.
Born in 1777, Charity Bryant was raised in Massachusetts. A brilliant and strong-willed woman with a clear attraction...
cena: 113,98
    
Charity and Sylvia: A Same-Sex Marriage in Early America
 The Newton Papers: The Strange and True Odyssey of Isaac Newton's Manuscripts Sarah Dry 9780199951048 Oxford University Press, USA
When Isaac Newton died in 1727 without a will, he left behind a wealth of papers that, when examined, gave his followers and his family a deep sense of unease. Some of what they contained was wildly heretical and alchemically obsessed, hinting at a Newton altogether stranger and less palatable than the one enshrined in Westminster Abbey as the paragon of English rationality. These manuscripts had...
cena: 113,98
    
The Newton Papers: The Strange and True Odyssey of Isaac Newton's Manuscripts
 The Streets of San Francisco: Policing and the Creation of a Cosmopolitan Liberal Politics, 1950-1972 Christopher Lowen Agee 9780226122281 University of Chicago Press
For decades, the city of San Francisco has been nearly synonymous with the word "liberal," known for its diversity and acceptance, environmental activism, and thriving art scene. But this has not always been the case. Liberalism in San Francisco in the years right after World War II was mostly confined to notions of state welfare and business regulation. It wasn't until the 1950s and 1960s, when...
cena: 179,60
    
The Streets of San Francisco: Policing and the Creation of a Cosmopolitan Liberal Politics, 1950-1972
 Noise: A Human History of Sound and Listening David Hendy 9780062283085 Ecco Press

Noise explores the human dramas that have revolved around sound at various points in the last 100,000 years, allowing us to think in fresh ways about the meaning of our collective past.

cena: 59,23
    
Noise: A Human History of Sound and Listening
 Senecan Tragedy and the Reception of Augustan Poetry Christopher V. Trinacty 9780199356560 Oxford University Press, USA
Christopher Trinacty's Senecan Tragedy and the Reception of Augustan Poetry uniquely places Senecan tragedy in its Roman literary context, offering a further dimension to the motivations and meaning behind Seneca's writings. By reading Senecan tragedy through an intertextual lens,
cena: 273,62
    
Senecan Tragedy and the Reception of Augustan Poetry
 History of Oxford University Press Volume III: 1896 to 1970 W. Roger Louis 9780199568406 Oxford University Press, USA
The story of Oxford University Press spans five centuries of printing and publishing. Beginning with the first presses set up in Oxford in the fifteenth century and the later establishment of a university printing house, it leads through the publication of bibles, scholarly works, and the Oxford English Dictionary, to a twentieth-century expansion that created the largest university press in the...
cena: 570,15
    
History of Oxford University Press Volume III: 1896 to 1970
 Picturing Algeria Bourdieu, Pierre; Calhoun, Craig 9780231148436 John Wiley & Sons

As a soldier in the French army, Pierre Bourdieu took thousands of photographs documenting the abject conditions and suffering (as well as the resourcefulness, determination, grace, and dignity) of the Algerian people as they fought in the Algerian War (1954--1962). Sympathizing with those he was told to regard as "enemies," Bourdieu became deeply and permanently invested in their struggle to...

cena: 85,52
    
Picturing Algeria
 Guns of August Barbara Tuchman 9780241968215 PENGUIN GROUP
The Guns of August is the narrative history of the first month of World War I. It describes the strategies of the generals, the preparation and morale of the armies of the nations at war, and the everyday problems of the field commanders.
cena: 62,66
    
Guns of August
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