Download A Knight in Shining Armor by Jude Deveraux PDF

By Jude Deveraux

New York Times bestselling writer Jude Deveraux will seize your center with this reissue of her signature vintage novel, a time-travel romance that includes a present-day heroine and a rushing hero from the 16th century!

Abandoned through a merciless destiny, attractive Dougless Montgomery lies weeping upon a chilly tombstone in an English church. by surprise, the main remarkable guy appears to be like. it's Nicholas Stafford, Earl of Thornwyck…and in keeping with his tombstone he died in 1564.

Drawn to his aspect by way of a bond so surprising and compelling it overshadows cause, Dougless is aware that Nicholas is not anything below a miracle: a guy who doesn't search to alter her, who reveals her ideal, interesting, simply as she is. What Dougless by no means imagined used to be how robust the chains are that tie them to the past…or the grand experience that lay prior to them.

Hailed around the world as probably the most romantic novels of all time, A Knight in Shining Armor is “a excellent love tale that spans centuries, worlds, and souls. it's the epitome of each woman’s fable” (Chicago day-by-day Herald).

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Download Unholy Joy: 50 Years On - A Short History of the Profumo by John Lawton PDF

By John Lawton

Named after John Profumo, Secretary of nation for conflict, the Profumo Affair used to be the largest British political scandal of 1963. His affair with Christine Keeler, the reputed mistress of an alleged Soviet secret agent, through his mendacity in the home of Commons whilst he used to be puzzled approximately it, pressured the resignation of Profumo and broken the acceptance of top Minister Harold Macmillan's government.
Here, John Lawton explores how the scandal advanced and the impression it had upon the inhabitants of an more and more liberated Britain.

This went directly to develop into the root for a unique. A Little White Death has its roots within the Profumo affair, the correspondences might be obvious to the reader... however the 'buds and leaves' are Lawton's fiction.

This variation comprises an extract from A Little White Death.

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Download Panzer Divisions- The Eastern Front 1941-43 by Pier Paolo Battistelli PDF

By Pier Paolo Battistelli

On June 22, 1941 whilst Germany attacked the Soviet Union, her Panzer divisions have been to play a tremendous position during this monstrous fight. At its top, 19 out of the 21 current Panzer Divisions have been deployed opposed to the Soviets. even though crushed via Soviet numbers, the very best ability and power of the German Panzer divisions intended that during 3 months the Germans, with the Panzers as their spearhead had complex deep into Soviet territory, causing bad losses at the Soviets. even if, after those preliminary successes the German offensive started to falter, culminating within the disastrous defeat at Kursk.
In this booklet, the organizational heritage of the Panzer divisions is roofed, from the early successes of 1941 via to the dramatic re-organization of the Panzer Divisions and the advent of revised Blitzkrieg strategies because the warfare started to flip and the Panzer divisions skilled their first flavor of defeat. Pier Paolo Battistellii examines the effect of the advent of the Panther tank almost immediately earlier than the ultimate failure at Kursk, and is going directly to clarify the evolution of German armored doctrine, strategies and the command approach, supplying an in depth assessment of the main strive against activities of the Panzer Divisions at the jap entrance.

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Download Cold War Statesmen Confront the Bomb: Nuclear Diplomacy PDF

This publication is a path-breaking paintings that makes use of biographical strategies to check probably the most generally debated questions in foreign politics: Did the arrival of the nuclear bomb hinder the 3rd international warfare? The book's authors argue virtually unanimously that nuclear guns did have an important impression at the contemplating the best statesmen of the nuclear age, yet a dissenting epilogue from John Mueller demanding situations this thesis.

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Download Les Faux-Monnayeurs by André Gide PDF

By André Gide


"- Depuis quelque temps, des pièces de fausse monnaie circulent. J'en suis averti. Je n'ai pas encore réussi à découvrir leur provenance. Mais je sais que le jeune Georges - tout naïvement je veux le croire - est un de ceux qui s'en servent et les mettent en circulate. Ils sont quelques-uns, de l'âge de votre neveu, qui se prêtent à ce honteux trafic. Je ne mets pas en doute qu'on abuse de leur innocence et que ces enfants sans discernement ne jouent le rôle de dupes entre les mains de quelques coupables aînés."
À propos de André Gide

Né le 22 novembre 1869 à Paris, André Gide fait partie de l'entourage littéraire de Mallarmé et de Valéry dès 1891. Il fonde avec quelques amis los angeles Nouvelle Revue Française en 1908, donnant trois ans plus tard aux Éditions de l. a. N.R.F. l'une de leurs toutes premières courses, Isabelle. Par son œuvre, ses prises de place, ses nombreuses amitiés et ses voyages, il exerce durant l'entre-deux-guerres et au-delà un véritable magistère. Il reçoit le prix Nobel de Littérature en 1947 et meurt à Paris le 19 février 1951.

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Download The Interregnum: Controversies in World Politics 1989-1999 by Tim Dunne, Michael Cox, Ken Booth, Christopher J. Hill PDF

By Tim Dunne, Michael Cox, Ken Booth, Christopher J. Hill

We live in an period which probably defies description: in social and political conception, our age is usually often called "postmodern;" in diplomacy, we stay within the "post-Cold War" age. The age is barely characterised via what it's not. This choice of severe reflections, written through major students within the box, will make clear the meanings of global politics in what we're calling The Interregnum.

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Download The Making of the Cold War Enemy: Culture and Politics in by Ron Theodore Robin PDF

By Ron Theodore Robin

At the peak of the chilly conflict, the U.S. executive enlisted assistance from a choose crew of psychologists, sociologists, and political scientists to blueprint enemy habit. not just did those teachers convey refined options to what turned a undertaking of demonizing communist societies, yet they inspired decision-making within the map rooms, felony camps, and battlefields of the Korean warfare and in Vietnam. With verve and perception, Ron Robin tells the interesting tale of the increase of behavioral scientists in govt and the way their most likely harmful, "American" assumptions approximately human habit could form U.S. perspectives of household disturbances and insurgencies in 3rd global nations for many years to come.

established at government-funded imagine tanks, the specialists devised provocative suggestions for key chilly conflict dilemmas, together with mental battle tasks, negotiation concepts in the course of the Korean armistice, and morale stories within the Vietnam period. Robin examines elements that formed the scientists' pondering and explores their psycho-cultural and rational selection reasons for enemy habit. He finds how the lecturers' intolerance for complexity finally lowered the nation's adversaries to borderline psychotics, neglected innovative social shifts in post-World conflict II Asia, and promoted the concept of a maniacal hazard dealing with the United States.

placing the problem of clinical validity apart, Robin provides the 1st large research of the highbrow underpinnings of chilly battle behavioral sciences in a publication that may be fundamental examining for a person attracted to the period and its legacy.

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Download Quebec 1759: The Battle That Won Canada by Stuart Reid PDF

By Stuart Reid

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