Book DescriptionA Special Forces soldier, working in a secret organization, leads tribal warriors in a war in South East Asia. He loses his humanity and struggles to understand the root of violence within us all. Inspirational, soul searching, informative and uplifting.
This remarkable memoir is one of the most celebrated documents to emerge from the tumult of America’s Revolutionary War. The ordinary and yet exceptional experiences of a young soldier in Washington’s army are given a new life in this fourth edition, sensitively edited for a modern readership. Classic primary source on the Revolutionary War Edited by a leading US authority on the period Now with extra maps and a more extensive bibliography Includes a new Afterword by Karen Guenther on film portrayals of the continental soldier
Полный вариант заголовка: «An inquiry into the nature and origin of public wealth and into the means and causes of its increase / by the Earl of Lauderdale».
Полный вариант заголовка: «An inquiry into the original of our ideas of beauty and virtue : In 2 treatises : I. Concerning beauty, order, harmony, design. II. Concerning moral good and evil».
Примечание: Исследование о природе и причинах богатства народов. Полный вариант заголовка: «An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations : In 3 vol. Vol. 1».
Примечание: Исследование о природе и причинах богатства народов. Полный вариант заголовка: «An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations : In 3 vol. Vol. 3».
Примечание: Исследование о природе и причинах богатства народов. Полный вариант заголовка: «An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations : In 3 vol. Vol. 2».
Daniel Defoe was an English trader, writer, pamphleteer and journalist. He is most famous for his novel "Robinson Crusoe", which is second only to the Bible in its number of translations. Memoirs of a Cavalier is a work of historical fiction, set during the Thirty Years' War and the English Civil Wars. Daniel Defoe's great talent as a writer was to speak in the voices of others. Such was the authenticity of this memoir of a 17th-century soldier of fortune that for over half a century it was considered to be genuine.
Have you ever wondered how Keith Lemon went from life as a young nipper in Leeds to being the strawberry blonde star of CELEBRITY JUICE surrounded by bang tidy lasses? What made him the man he is today? In this heart-warming and inspirational memoir, Keith reveals the story of his childhood, lifting the lid on all the experiences of northern youth that have led him to become an international ladies' man and national treasure. In this Adrian Mole meets VIZ's PROFANISAURUS-style full colour memoir, Keith reminisces about his journey from baby to babe-magnet, delving deep into his past and his early years as an unbelievably talented youngster in Leeds (even before he became a professional sex symbol).
Полный вариант заголовка: «An inquiry into the authenticity of certain miscellaneous papers and legal instruments, published Dec. 24, MDCCXCV. and attributed to Shakspeare, Queen Elizabeth, and Henry, earl of Southampton / Ill. by fac-similes of the genuine hand-writing of that nobleman, and of Her Majesty; a new fac-simile of the hand-writing of Shakspeare, never before exhibited; and other authentick documents: in a letter addressed to the Right Hon. James, earl of Charlemont, by Edmond Malone».
Полный вариант заголовка: «Memoir of the life and character of the Right Hon. Edmond Burke : With specimens of his poetry and letters, and an estimate of his genius and talents, compared with those of his great contemporaries. Vol. 1».
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WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY ZOE HELLER The Good Soldier is a brilliant and heart-rending evocation of destructive passion. When John Dowell and his wife befriend Edward and Leonora Ashburnham they appear to be the perfect couple. He is a distinguished soldier and she is beautiful and intelligent. However, what lies beneath the surface of their marriage is far more sinister and their influence leads John into a tragic drama that threatens to destroy everything he cares about.