Right Time, Right Place: Coming of Age with William F. Buckley Jr. and the Conservative Movement

Right Time, Right Place: Coming of Age with William F. Buckley Jr. and the Conservative Movement

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ISBN Code : 9780465013555
Book Author : Richard Brookhiser
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Total Pages : 591

Right Time, Right Place: Coming of Age with William F. Buckley Jr. and the Conservative Movement Book Detail/ Review :

Richard Brookhiser wrote his first cover story for National Review at age fourteen, and became the magazine�s youngest senior editor at twenty-three. William F. Buckley Jr. was Brookhiser�s mentor, hero, and admirer; within a year of Brookhiser�s arrival at the magazine, Buckley tapped him as his successor as editor-in-chief. But without warning, the relation ship soured�o

Talking to Strangers: Anxieties of Citizenship since Brown v. Board of Education

Talking to Strangers: Anxieties of Citizenship since Brown v. Board of Education

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ISBN Code : 9780226014678
Book Author : Danielle S. Allen
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Total Pages : 539

Talking to Strangers: Anxieties of Citizenship since Brown v. Board of Education Book Detail/ Review :

Dont talk to strangers is the advice long given to children by parents of all classes and races. Today it has blossomed into a fundamental precept of civic education, reflecting interracial distrust, personal and political alienation, and a profound suspicion of others. In this powerful and eloquent essay, Danielle Allen, a 2002 MacArthur Fellow, takes this maxim back t

Buyuk Mogollar?n Tarihi Babur

Buyuk Mogollar?n Tarihi Babur

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Book Author : Jean-Paul Roux
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Total Pages : 519

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Gazi Zahireddin Muhammed Babur, maglubiyetler, kac?slar, ihanetler, kayboluslar, zevku sefaya dal?slar, cocukluk hayellerinin pesinde bosa c?kan seferler, gizemci savruluslar ve sert yasaklarla bicimlenen hayat?n? meshur eseri Baburnamede [Vekayi] ayr?nt?lat?yla ve durustlukle anlat?r. Baba taraf?ndan Timurlu, anne taraf?ndan Cengizhanl? bir hukumdar, dunya mal?nda gozu o

Black Liverpool

Black Liverpool

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ISBN Code : 9781873245071
Book Author : Raymond Henry Costello
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Total Pages : 225

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This study serves as a testimony to Liverpools great but forgotten early Black community. It tells the story of people whose lives may have seemed mundane, but whose daily struggles were heroic in a difficult period for Black people.

The First Emperor: Caesar Augustus And The Triumph Of Rome

The First Emperor: Caesar Augustus And The Triumph Of Rome

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ISBN Code : 9780719554940
Book Author : Anthony Everitt
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Total Pages : 552

The First Emperor: Caesar Augustus And The Triumph Of Rome Book Detail/ Review :

He found Rome made of clay and left it made of marble. As Rome�s first emperor, Augustus transformed the unruly Republic into the greatest empire the world had ever seen. His consolidation and expansion of Roman power two thousand years ago laid the foundations, for all of Western history to follow. Yet, despite Augustus�s accomplishments, very few biographers have concent

Strawberry Days: How Internment Destroyed a Japanese American Community

Strawberry Days: How Internment Destroyed a Japanese American Community

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ISBN Code : 9781403967923
Book Author : David A. Neiwert
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Total Pages : 496

Strawberry Days: How Internment Destroyed a Japanese American Community Book Detail/ Review :

Strawberry Days tells the vivid and moving tale of the creation and destruction of a Japanese immigrant community. Before World War II, Bellevue, the now-booming edge city on the outskirts of Seattle, was a prosperous farm town renowned for its strawberries. Many of its farmers were recent Japanese immigrants who, despite being rejected by white society, were able to mak

Eminence: Cardinal Richelieu and the Rise of France

Eminence: Cardinal Richelieu and the Rise of France

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ISBN Code : 9780802717047
Book Author : Jean-Vincent Blanchard
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Total Pages : 484

Eminence: Cardinal Richelieu and the Rise of France Book Detail/ Review :

Chief minister to King Louis XIII, Cardinal Richelieu was the architect of a new France in the seventeenth century, and the force behind the nations rise as a European power. Among the first statesmen to clearly understand the necessity of a balance of powers, he was one of the early realist politicians, practicing in the wake of Niccolo Machiavelli. Truly larger than lif

Magicians of the Gods: The forgotten wisdom of earths lost civilisation - the sequel to Fingerprints of the Gods

Magicians of the Gods: The forgotten wisdom of earths lost civilisation - the sequel to Fingerprints of the Gods

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ISBN Code : 9781444779684
Book Author : Graham Hancock
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Total Pages : 513

Magicians of the Gods: The forgotten wisdom of earths lost civilisation - the sequel to Fingerprints of the Gods Book Detail/ Review :

Graham Hancocks multi-million bestseller Fingerprints of the Gods remains an astonishing, deeply controversial, wide-ranging investigation of the mysteries of our past and the evidence for Earths lost civilization. Twenty years on, Hancock returns with the sequel to his seminal work filled with completely new, scientific and archaeological evidence, which has only recent

Germania

Germania

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ISBN Code : 9783938484883
Book Author : Tacitus
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Total Pages : 495

Germania Book Detail/ Review :

Updated to include the findings of archaeological investigation over the century, it serves to lift the veil that shrouded the pre-history of the Germanic peoples and the process of their expansion over central Europe.

Guerrillas: Journeys in the Insurgent World

Guerrillas: Journeys in the Insurgent World

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ISBN Code : 9780142004975
Book Author : Jon Lee Anderson
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Total Pages : 516

Guerrillas: Journeys in the Insurgent World Book Detail/ Review :

Prior to gaining international renown for his definitive biography of Che Guevara and first-hand reporting on the war in Iraq for the New Yorker, Jon Lee Anderson wrote Guerrillas, a pioneering account of five diverse insurgent movements around the world?the mujahedin of Afghanistan, the FMLN of El Salvador, the Karen of Burma, the Polisario of Western Sahara, and a group

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