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Higgins, Jeremy - Great War Railwaymen, ebook

Great War Railwaymen

Higgins, Jeremy

21,30€

The railways were intrinsic to fighting the First World War, whether at home or abroad. On the Western Front and beyond trains ferried men and supplies to and from the front on a staggering scale, ensuring that the war machine functioned without pause.…

Thermaenius, Pehr - The Christmas Match, ebook

The Christmas Match

Thermaenius, Pehr

11,10€

After four months of intense fighting, the war in Flanders between German and British soldiers fell silent on Christmas Eve 1914. The soldiers started singing instead of shooting. On Christmas Day they came out of their trenches and met in No Man’s…

Lee, Laurie - Laurie Lee Selected Poems, ebook

Laurie Lee Selected Poems

Lee, Laurie

11,10€

Lee’s first love was always poetry, though he was only moderately successful as a poet. Lee’s first poem appeared in The Sunday Referee in 1934. Another poem was published in Cyril Connolly’s Horizon magazine in 1940 and his first volume of poems,…

Pipe, Jim - Titanic, A Very Peculiar History, ebook

Titanic, A Very Peculiar History

Pipe, Jim

6,65€

It boasted libraries, palm trees, swimming pools, a 50-phone switchboard and was nearly as tall as the Eiffel Tower… No, she's not a skyscraper, she's the Titanic! Marking the centenary of the sinking of the White Star Liner RMS Titanic in 1912, 'Titanic, A Very Peculiar History' delves

Gamble, Andrew - Rethinking Democracy, ebook

Rethinking Democracy

Gamble, Andrew

18,50€

"There's never been a more pressing time to question every aspect of our inadequate democracy"- Polly Toynbee
"This important book shows the many challenges democracy faces in a world of populism and radical digital change" - Margaret Hodge
2018 saw celebrations of the centenary

Goldstein, Jack - 101 Amazing Facts about The First World War, ebook

101 Amazing Facts about The First World War

Goldstein, Jack

2,20€

What age was the youngest soldier to receive the Victoria Cross during WWI? What role did tanks play in the conflict? How much were Germany ordered to pay in reparations after the war? All these questions are answered in this fascinating book containing…

Goldstein, Jack - 101 Amazing Facts about The First World War, ebook

101 Amazing Facts about The First World War

Goldstein, Jack

2,20€

What age was the youngest soldier to receive the Victoria Cross during WWI? What role did tanks play in the conflict? How much were Germany ordered to pay in reparations after the war? All these questions are answered in this fascinating book containing…

Yousefzadeh, Mahnaz - City and Nation in the Italian Unification, ebook

City and Nation in the Italian Unification

Yousefzadeh, Mahnaz

98,10€

The Dante Centenary and the Centenary’s Dante
Mahnaz Yousefzadeh
3. The City Organizes the Nation: The Structures of the Centenary
Mahnaz Yousefzadeh
4. “Carnevalino” or “Cold Official Discourse”: The Program of the Festa
Mahnaz Yousefzadeh
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Horgan, Terry - Metaethics after Moore, ebook

Metaethics after Moore

Horgan, Terry

35,25€

This substantial collection of sixteen original papers is one of a number of publishing ventures to have recently marked the centenary of the publication of G. E. Moore's Principia Ethica. It is not primarily a historical enterprise. Evidently what the... Copying to clipboard limited