Haku "short stories"

Arnold, John H. - History: A Very Short Introduction, e-kirja

History: A Very Short Introduction

Arnold, John H.


There are many stories we can tell about the past, and we are not, perhaps, as free as we might imagine in our choice of which stories to tell, or where those stories end. John Arnold's Very Short

Morales, Helen - Classical Mythology: A Very Short Introduction, e-kirja

Classical Mythology: A Very Short Introduction

Morales, Helen


But what do those myths represent, and why are they so enduringly fascinating? This imaginative and stimulating Very Short Introduction goes beyond a simple retelling of the stories to explore the rich history and diverse interpretations

Pipe, Jim - Ireland, A Very Peculiar History, e-kirja

Ireland, A Very Peculiar History

Pipe, Jim


The book features a short potted history of each person, detailing their acheivements, personalities and lifestyles in a quirky and memorable way. From kings and queens, pirates and politicians, actors and directors to sportsmen, explorers, scientists and inventors,