World History

Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War, 1937 - 1948 Madeleine Albright

PRAGUE WINTER: A PERSONAL STORY OF REMEMBRANCE AND WAR, 1937 - 1948 is the autobiography of a child living in Europe during World War Two who lost so much and saw more death and destruction and hatred than should ever be witnessed. If this were fiction it would be unbelievable that this refugee became one of the most...

Fascism: A Warning Madeleine Albright

FASCISM is a comprehensive, easy-to-understand explanation of the threat of the catastrophic possibilities facing the world by right-wing extremists if average citizens do not take action. No one on earth is better qualified to express the history of this issue than the author who grew up under Hitler and later under...

Angels in the Sky: How a Band of Volunteer Airmen Saved the New State of Israel Robert Gandt

ANGELS IN THE SKY: HOW A BAND OF VOLUNTEER AIRMEN SAVED THE NEW STATE OF ISRAEL is a modern day David-and-Goliath tale that reads like fiction. There would be no Israel if this rag-tag group of World War Two veterans from around the world had not defied their own nation's law and risked their lives for a righteous...

Pacific: Silicon Chips and Surfboards, Coral Reefs and Atom Bombs, Brutal Dictators, Fading Empires, and the Coming Collision of the World's Superpowers Simon Winchester

PACIFIC: SILICON CHIPS AND SURFBOARDS, CORAL REEFS AND ATOM BOMBS, BRUTAL DICTATORS, FADING EMPIRES, AND THE COMING COLLISION OF THE WORLD'S SUPERPOWERS explains in trends and truths how this most important body of water is indeed where East meets West. It is the vehicle that allowed the transistor from Japan to create...