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The World after WW1: 1918 - 1921

The World after WW1: 1918 - 1921

The World after WW1: 1918 - 1921

Starting in September 1918 and continuing through December 1921 my two Great Aunts and my Grandmother amassed an amazing amount of letters that chronicled the events of their world at the end of WW1. My Great Aunt, Rosalie O'Donnell, joined the Red Cross...

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The Secrets of the FBI

The Secrets of the FBI

The Secrets of the FBI

The Secrets of the FBI by New York Times bestselling author Ronald Kessler reveals the FBI’s most closely guarded secrets and the secrets of celebrities, politicians, and movie stars uncovered by agents during their investigations. Based on inside access,...

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Hitler

Hitler

Hitler

Of American and German parentage, Ernst Hanfstaengl graduated from Harvard and ran the family business in New York for a dozen years before returning to Germany in 1921. By chance he heard a then little-known Adolf Hitler speaking in a Munich beer hall...

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Hitler's gladiator

Hitler's gladiator

Hitler's gladiator

A charismatic yet notorious character, Sepp Dietrich the man is impossible to separate from Sepp Dietrich the General, who was awarded twenty-four different honors during his service to the Nazi party and was known for his devotion to his men as he led...

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Marilyn Monroe: The Personal Archives

Marilyn Monroe: The Personal Archives

Marilyn Monroe: The Personal Archives

Marilyn Monroe, véritable icône de la beauté, incarnation du rêve américain, est la femme la plus célèbre et la plus idolâtrée des temps modernes. Cinquante ans après sa mort, sa légende ne cesse de grandir. Cet ouvrage nous permet de découvrir, pour...

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Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe

It is one of the greatest mysteries of the twentieth century. How did Marilyn Monroe die? Although no pills were found in her stomach during the autopsy, it was still documented in the Los Angeles coroner's report that she had swallowed sixty-four sleeping...

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Marilyn: A Biography

Marilyn: A Biography

Marilyn: A Biography

An extraordinary biography of the legendary screen star Marilyn Monroe (originally published in 1973) by Norman Mailer, one of America's most important writers of the second half of the Twentieth Century. Mailer, the winner of two Pulitzer Prizes, was...

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Fernand de Brinon

Fernand de Brinon

Fernand de Brinon

Fernand de Brinon, Marquis de Brinon; August 26, 1885 - April 15, 1947) was a French lawyer and journalist who was one of the architects of French collaboration with the Nazis during World War II. He claimed to have had five private talks with Adolf Hitler...

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Charles Maurras

Charles Maurras

Charles Maurras

Charles-Marie-Photius Maurras, né le 20 avril 1868 à Martigues (Bouches-du-Rhône) et mort le 16 novembre 1952 à Saint-Symphorien-lès-Tours, (Indre-et-Loire), est un journaliste, essayiste, homme politique et poète français, théoricien du nationalisme...

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Vichy les procès de la collaboration

Vichy les procès de la collaboration

Vichy les procès de la collaboration

1944 : Au lendemain de la Libération, et à la faveur de mouvements de foule, les Français laissent exploser leur joie mais aussi de sombres désirs de vengeance. Des pulsions meurtrières qui mènent certains à des massacres arbitraires et sommaires. Dans...

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The Interrogator - An Education

The Interrogator - An Education

The Interrogator - An Education

From a 27-year CIA veteran, a thoroughly documented insider’s view of illegal activities undertaken on the “dark side” of the global war on terror. As an experienced CIA spy, Carle came to the conclusion that there was a major disconnect between the White...

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The man who broke into Auschwitz

The man who broke into Auschwitz

The man who broke into Auschwitz

Submerged memories of a remarkable encounter in Auschwitz drove an aged British World War II veteran to reveal his plainspoken, moving story—assisted by BBC journalist Broomby. Avey admits he did not join the army in 1939 “for King and Country,” but rather...

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The Murder of Nikolai Vavilov

The Murder of Nikolai Vavilov

The Murder of Nikolai Vavilov

In The Murder of Nikolai Vavilov, acclaimed journalist and author Peter Pringle recreates the extraordinary life and tragic end of one of the great scientists of the twentieth century. In a drama of love, revolution, and war that rivals Pasternak's Dr....

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Mercenaire de la République

Mercenaire de la République

Mercenaire de la République

Nous sommes la main gauche de l'état. Celle que ne voyez jamais, celle qui agit dans l'ombre. Personne ne nous connaît. " X sait de quoi il parle. Depuis plus de 15 ans, il fait partie de ces " structures clandestines parallèles " qui servent l'Etat français...

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Mata Hari

Mata Hari

Mata Hari

La Hollandaise Margaretha Zelle, plus connue sous son très célèbre nom d’espionne de pacotille, Mata Hari, devenue le symbole érotique de l’exotisme oriental, fut un moment la femme (la créature) la plus célèbre de l’Europe de la Belle Époque… puis de...

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Un loup gris dans l'Atlantique

Un loup gris dans l'Atlantique

Un loup gris dans l'Atlantique

1942 : les sous-mariniers allemands sont devenus les maîtres des océans, et Hitler décide de lancer certains de ses meilleurs sous-marins, les U-Boots, le long des côtes américaines. Les " loups blancs " opèrent dans les mers arctiques, tandis que les...

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Blood of the Reich

Blood of the Reich

Blood of the Reich

“Author Dietrich’s background as a naturalist and historian allow him to successfully create outlandish plots against authentic, real world settings, and it is that richness of historical data that catapults Blood of the Reich into action from page one....

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Walther Model

Walther Model

Walther Model

This volume details the military career and accomplishments of Walther Model, the youngest Generalfeldmarschall in the Wehrmacht in World War II and Hitler's favorite commander. His role on the Eastern Front saw him involved in most of the key battles...

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Le témoignage est un combat

Le témoignage est un combat

Le témoignage est un combat

Biographe infatigable du XXe siècle, Jean Lacouture ne pouvait éviter la figure discrète et héroïque de Germaine Tillion. Le parcours de cette intellectuelle résolument engagée dans l'action manifeste, plus qu'aucun autre, un souci continu d'ouverture...

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