Biographies & Memoirs
azw3, epub |eng | 2003-09-30 | Author:Ellsberg, Daniel [Ellsberg, Daniel]

John T. McNaughton, assistant secretary of defense, international security affairs, and my boss at the Pentagon. An evening at Ed Lansdale’s house in Saigon. Left to right: Lansdale, Ambassador Henry ...
( Category: Military January 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-19 | Author:Chris Skidmore

For the safety and defence of our kingdom of England against the malice of rebels and our foreign enemies who intend to attack various parts of our said kingdom near ...
( Category: Historical January 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-21 | Author:Nicola Tallis [Tallis, Nicola]

CHAPTER 14 My Sorrowful Wife THE EARL OF Leicester’s primary residences were Leicester House, Wanstead and Kenilworth, and it was at the former two that Lettice spent the majority of ...
( Category: Europe January 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-08-12 | Author:Leslie Carroll

PHILIPPE OF FRANCE, DUC d’ORLÉANS AND HENRIETTE-ANNE OF ENGLAND MARRIED: 1661–1670 AND ELISABETH CHARLOTTE von der PFALZ, PRINCESS PALATINE MARRIED: 1671–1701 Everyone loved “Minette,” except her own husband. What a ...
( Category: Europe January 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-19 | Author:Christopher Allmand

1 M. Harvey, Solutions to the Schism. A study of some English attitudes, 1378 to 1409 (Sankt Ottilien, 1983), p. 196. 2 Cited by E.F. Jacob, Essays in the conciliar ...
( Category: Historical January 21,2018 )
azw3, epub |eng | 2010-09-02 | Author:Cyrille Regis [Regis, Cyrille]

CHAPTER TEN The Wilderness Years For the best part of four seasons, I completely lost my way. Not just in football but in life. These were my wilderness years, which ...
( Category: Biographies January 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-10-18 | Author:Max I. Dimont

THE DIASPORA AND THE WORLD If Spengler is right in his prediction of the death of Western civilization within a century or so, what will happen to the Diaspora Jews ...
( Category: Judaism January 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-21 | Author:Dervla Murphy [Dervla Murphy]

The convergence in my life of the Chetniks and Ostrog Monastery was both unsurprising and confusing. Unsurprising because Chetniks tend to be devout Orthodox Christians, odd as that may seem ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers January 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-10-06 | Author:G. K. Chesterton

CHAPTER V THE REAL LIFE OF ST. THOMAS AT THIS point, even so crude and external a sketch of a great saint involves the necessity of writing something that cannot ...
( Category: Leaders & Notable People January 21,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Hudecek, Jiri.

Notes 1 The article was, however, deemed unfit for publication in his selected writings (Wu Wen-Tsun 1986c, 1996). 2 See Dittmer (1991) for a survey of CPC’s distancing itself from ...
( Category: Biographies & Memoirs January 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-08-17 | Author:Helen Fremont [Fremont, Helen]

Sometime in late 1941 Zosia introduced her sister to the Italian officers stationed in Lvov, and my mother was an instant hit, especially with the chief transportation engineer, Luigi Cotulli—a ...
( Category: Historical January 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2007-01-21 | Author:Debra Ginsberg [Debra Ginsberg]

Blaze paces back and forth in the waiting room. My father and I don’t bother telling him to stop this time. We are, after all, in the office of Dr. ...
( Category: Parenting January 21,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Christopher Buckley

* * * I. The phrase was actually coined by Alexander Pope. Criticism * * * People who like this sort of thing will find this the sort of thing ...
( Category: Humor January 20,2018 )
epub |eng | 2013-04-30 | Author:Michael J. Mooney [J. MOONEY, MICHAEL]

BY 2009 THE LIFE WAS TAKING ITS TOLL ON TAYA. She told Kyle that, because he was gone so much, she would see him just as often if she lived ...
( Category: Leaders & Notable People January 20,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Time's Champion (Craig Hinton & Chris McKeon) [Champion, Time's & McKeon, Chris]

the spoils of my war, and the glories of my victory. All you need to do is remain close...' Of course he had fled at the first opportunity, stealing his ...
( Category: Miscellaneous January 20,2018 )