Death In Springtime

Autore: Magdalen Nabb
Editore: Soho Press
ISBN: 1569478171
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Two foreign girls are abducted from a Florence piazza in broad daylight. The unusual March snowfall has distracted everyone, even Marshal Guarnaccia, who is unsure of what he has actually witnessed. One of the girls turns up in a village in the Chianti, claiming the kidnappers have released her to propose a ransom for the other victim. But the marshal thinks she’s lying. Italian law forbids paying ransom to criminals, and the marshal must find the second girl before her kidnappers decide to end her life. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Day Of Judgment

Autore: Salvatore Satta
Editore: Head of Zeus
ISBN: 1784975710
Grandezza: 15,78 MB
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At precisely nine o'clock, as he did every evening, Don Sebastiano Sanna Carboni pushed back his armchair, carefully folded the newspaper which he had read to the very last line, tidied up the little things on his desk, and prepared to go down to the ground floor... Around the turn of the twentieth century, in the isolated Sardinian town of Nuoro, the aristocratic notary Don Sebastiano Sanna reflects on his life, his family's history and the fortunes of this provincial backwater where he has lived out his days.

Columbus Then And Now

Autore: Miles H. Davidson
Editore: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806129341
Grandezza: 14,76 MB
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his books). Separating fact from fiction, Davidson sheds new light on crucial junctures in Columbus's life: the original contract given him to seek islands in the west, the claimed influence of Marco Polo on Columbus, the supposed sinking of the Santa Maria, and the role played by Jews in connection with the first voyage. At once a retelling of Columbus's life and a critique of other versions, Columbus Then and Now will be of value to Columbists, Latin American scholars,

Forgotten Heroes

Autore: Roy Dutton
Editore: Infodial Ltd
ISBN: 0955655404
Grandezza: 33,92 MB
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First hand accounts of the men who took part in the heroic and tragic Charge of the Light Brigade at the Battle of Balaclava on the 25th October 1854. Previously unpublished biographies of the men and photographs bring their stories to life. What became of our heroes? Some died penniless while others found fame and fortune. Set within an unrelenting and cruel military campaign, where many would perish, unravelling the myths to find many of the missing Chargers was a massive undertaking.

Dialogus Agricola Germania

Autore: Cornelius Tacitus
Grandezza: 34,88 MB
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The Temptation To Be Happy

Autore: Lorenzo Marone
Editore: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 1786071886
Grandezza: 52,93 MB
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Cesare is a seventy-seven-year-old widower and cynical troublemaker, a man who has always struggled to care for others and has given up trying. Aside from an intermittent fling with a nurse called Rossana, he avoids contact with his neighbours and even his own children. One day, the enigmatic Emma moves into the neighbouring flat with her strange and sinister husband. Suspecting there is more to their relationship than meets the eye, Cesare decides to investigate. This new sense of purpose awakens his appetite for life, and he soon finds himself risking everything for a future he had never thought possible.


Autore: Henri Verneuil
Editore: St Vartan Press
Grandezza: 51,28 MB
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Tuscia Slow In 80 Ricette

Autore: Fabiana Eramo
ISBN: 9788895187426
Grandezza: 36,50 MB
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The Last Campaign Of Marianne Tambour

Autore: Ebsworth David
Editore: Silverwood Books
ISBN: 9781781325742
Grandezza: 79,43 MB
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On the bloody fields of Waterloo, a battle-weary canteen mistress of Bonaparte's Imperial Guard battalions must fight to free her daughter from all the perils that war will hurl against them - before this last campaign can kill them both. ""Superb! David

People And Places With No Name

Autore: Michel Comte
Editore: Steidl / Edition7L
Grandezza: 42,50 MB
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Michel Comte has established himself as one of the foremost contemporary fashion photographers. In the midst of all his achievements, he has never lost sight of what motivates his work: a ceaseless curiosity about people. A journey to Tibet in 1986 marked the beginning of his work as a photojournalist, and he has since traveled to China, Egypt, the Sudan and Cuba. In 1991, during the war in the Persian Gulf, he toured Jordan and Israel. He has also dedicated himself to recording the works of the International Committee of the Red Cross and recent trips have taken him to Iraq, Pakistan, Haiti, Bosnia, and Afghanistan. This carefully composed book, developed in cooperation with the Red Cross, is the first to exclusively feature his reportage photography. These extraordinary images capture the vulnerability of the human soul, and vividly reveal more about fear and hope than any amount of words ever could.