|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...
|The Allies: Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin, and the Unlikely Alliance That Won World War II||Winston Groom||
THE ALLIES is historian Winston Groom's account of the unlikely alliance between Franklin Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and Joseph Stalin, who despite their vast differences in style and philosophy, managed to lead the Allied powers to victory in World War II.
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|The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz||Erik Larson||
THE SPLENDID AND THE VILE begins on Winston Churchill's first day as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom; the same day, the Nazis invaded both Holland and Belgium. Larson describes Churchill's struggles over the following year to keep his empire and his family safe, and to convince Franklin D. Roosevelt that England...
|The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill Defender of the Realm, 1940 - 1965||Paul Reid||
THE LAST LION: WINSTON SPENCER CHURCHILL DEFENDER OF THE REALM, 1940 - 1965 chronicles Churchill's life from right after he became prime minister through the war and his last days. Paul Reid joined William Manchester to create this classic, and continued alone after Manchester's death. It is a stand-alone read....
|The Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books: Christopher Columbus, His Son, and the Quest to Build the World's Greatest Library||Edward Wilson-Lee||
THE CATALOGUE OF SHIPWRECKED BOOKS is the fascinating history of Christopher Columbus’s illegitimate son, guardian of his father’s flame, courtier, and bibliophile, whose travels took him to the heart of 16th-century Europe. This is the scarcely believable and wholly true story of the bastard son Hernando...