Download e-book for iPad: Kinderlandverschickt: Aus Briefen und Tagebüchern 1942-1945 by Isa Salomon

By Isa Salomon

ISBN-10: 3839167922

ISBN-13: 9783839167922

Die Briefe und Tagebücher der damals 12- bis 15-jährigen Autorin lassen uns teilhaben am KLV-Lagerleben zwischen 1942 und 1945 auf Usedom, in Mähren, im Riesengebirge und Harz. Die Schilderungen vom Ende des 2. Weltkrieges aus einer ungewöhnlichen Perspektive sind zweifellos ein seltenes Dokument der Zeitgeschichte.

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New PDF release: Kate Chopin’s Private Papers

By Emily Toth,Per Seyersted

ISBN-10: 0253331129

ISBN-13: 9780253331120

"Toth and Seyersted's well-organized, rigorously edited quantity makes to be had all manuscripts and similar goods from all archival collections.... This quantity is key for American literature collections." —Choice

An variation of the essentially unpublished papers of Kate Chopin, writer of the feminist vintage The Awakening. those papers remove darkness from the expansion of Chopin as a author, demonstrate the reactions of critics to her paintings, and settle a couple of controversies in Chopin studies.

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Opere italiane (Italian Edition) by Giordano Bruno PDF

By Giordano Bruno

ISBN-10: 1272683907

ISBN-13: 9781272683900

Giordano Bruno (1548 – 1600) è una figura di grandissimo rilievo nella storia del pensiero. Nel suo peregrinare in step with un'Europa divisa tra intolleranza religiosa e razionalismo, ha lasciato una vasta produzione filosofica, alla cui radice si trova l'intuizione dell'originaria unità e infinità del tutto. Le sue Opere italiane, edite da UTET con ricco commento critico, vengono dopo quelle parigine e londinesi e oggi si trovano disponibili anche in formato publication, con apparato di notice combine in formato ipertestuale.

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Download PDF by J. Patrick Boyer: Foreign Voices in the House: A Century of Addresses to

By J. Patrick Boyer

ISBN-10: 1459736850

ISBN-13: 9781459736856

Unique perspectives from John F. Kennedy, Nelson Mandela, Indira Gandhi, and dozens of different international leaders show Canada and Canadians via their eyes.

During the 1st global warfare, international leaders started addressing Canadians in our residence of Commons and, ever because, have persisted influencing how we expect approximately our function in international affairs. For a century now, this parade of global figures has introduced pressing messages approximately Canada’s significance in international wars, the United countries, chilly struggle safeguard, decolonization and modernization, advancing human rights, environmental conservation, and struggling with terrorism.

All of the overseas leaders addressing Canada’s parliament sought to forge new partnerships among their very own nations and ours in a speedily evolving international context. Over the a long time those speeches chart the lovely transformation of overseas affairs and Canada’s position on this planet. No different resource presents a whole list of this physique of high-level oratory, amassed right here for the 1st time in Foreign Voices within the House.

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The Little Lead Soldier by Hugh D. Wise PDF

By Hugh D. Wise

ISBN-10: 1594162743

ISBN-13: 9781594162749

Arriving in France in April 1918, Col. Hugh D. clever, commander of the U.S. 61st Infantry department, held a necessary item. It used to be a toy soldier given to him through his six-year-old son, Hugh, Jr. The boy had requested the little lead soldier to write down him with information of his father. The colonel observed motion in of crucial campaigns the americans fought, St. Mihiel and Meuse-Argonne, and the little lead soldier dutifully guaranteed a boy millions of miles away that his father used to be secure: “The males were shelled, gassed, and raked by way of computer weapons consistently: and gone through numerous extreme bombardments; and made a tricky notwithstanding winning assault; and had resisted a fierce counter-attack. that they had dug trenches, moved, and dug back. All this time they'd been with out look after, uncovered to a chilly riding rain and with out hot food—They have been rainy, chilled, and drained whilst referred to as upon for even larger ef­forts yet they replied with the power and spirit of clean troops.” A precious kin heirloom, those wartime letters are awarded for the 1st time in addition to letter from Colonel clever to his spouse, and engrossing ancient context supplied by means of his grandson, Hugh D. clever, III. The Little Lead Soldier: international warfare I Letters from a Father to His Son is a awesome tale of the way a father played his harmful responsibility whereas protecting a promise to his boy. 

 

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