Gaudi: A Biography

Gaudi: A Biography

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ISBN Code : 9780066210650
Book Author : Gijs van Hensbergen
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Total Pages : 253

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At the time of his death in 1926, Antonio Gaudi was arguably the most famous architect in the world. He had created some of the greatest and most controversial masterpieces of modern architecture, which were as exotic as they were outrageous. For many, Gaudis unique architecture is Barcelona. But little is known about the shadowy figure behind the swirling, vivid building

Jacks Life: The Life Story Of C.S. Lewis

Jacks Life: The Life Story Of C.S. Lewis

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ISBN Code : 9780805432466
Book Author : Douglas Gresham
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Total Pages : 593

Jacks Life: The Life Story Of C.S. Lewis Book Detail/ Review :

Douglas Gresham claims that Jack Lewis was the finest man and the best Christian he has ever known. Of course, Jack to Douglas is C. S. Lewis to the rest of the world. The informal address Gresham uses to refer to the great writer is indicative of the intimacy he shared with Lewis for a dozen years, living in England as Lewiss stepson. Jacks Life is an affectionate accou

Commitment: My Autobiography

Commitment: My Autobiography

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Book Author : Didier Drogba
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Total Pages : 402

Commitment: My Autobiography Book Detail/ Review :

The story of one of the most recognisable and successful players in world football.Didier Drogba is renowned for his heading ability, sharp shooting and sheer strength. He has played for his native Ivory Coast and for clubs in France, China and Turkey, but it is as a Chelsea striker that he is best known. His feats with Chelsea have made him a cult hero among supporters.

Eisenhower: A Soldiers Life

Eisenhower: A Soldiers Life

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ISBN Code : 9780805056860
Book Author : Carlo DEste
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Total Pages : 219

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From the bestselling author of Patton: A Genius for War comes a compelling new account of the transformation of General Dwight D. Eisenhower, from apprehensive soldier to one of our greatest heros.In the weeks leading up to D-Day, Dwight D. Eisenhower seethed with nervous energy. He had not expected his military career to bring him to this moment. The son of pacifists, Ike

Sylvia Pankhurst: Suffragette, Socialist and Scourge of Empire

Sylvia Pankhurst: Suffragette, Socialist and Scourge of Empire

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ISBN Code : 9780745333229
Book Author : Katherine Connelly
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Total Pages : 550

Sylvia Pankhurst: Suffragette, Socialist and Scourge of Empire Book Detail/ Review :

From militant suffragette at the beginning of the twentieth century to campaigner against colonialism in Africa after the Second World War, Sylvia Pankhurst dedicated her life to fighting oppression and injustice.In this vivid biography Katherine Connelly examines Pankhurst�s role at the forefront of significant developments in the history of radical politics. She guides u

So Help Me God: The Ten Commandments, Judicial Tyranny, and the Battle for Religious Freedom

So Help Me God: The Ten Commandments, Judicial Tyranny, and the Battle for Religious Freedom

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ISBN Code : 9780805432633
Book Author : Roy Moore
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Total Pages : 516

So Help Me God: The Ten Commandments, Judicial Tyranny, and the Battle for Religious Freedom Book Detail/ Review :

- The story of Chief Justice Roy Moores battle to publicly acknowledge God and his subsequent removal from office has been continually spotlighted in the national media and continues to spark much debate.- So Help Me God tells Moores story from his unique perspective, including his pledge before his election, his refusal to obey an order by the Federal District Court, a

Float Like a Butterfly

Float Like a Butterfly

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ISBN Code : 9780786805549
Book Author : Ntozake Shange
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Total Pages : 295

Float Like a Butterfly Book Detail/ Review :

Muhammad Ali, considered by many to be the finest athlete of the twentieth century, is also one of the most famous Americans of his time. Here is a compelling testimony to his courage, resilience in the face of controversy, and boxing prowess by Obie Award-winning author Ntozake Shange. In her own words, Shange shows us Ali and his life, from his childhood in the segregate

Ada Byron Lovelace and the Thinking Machine

Ada Byron Lovelace and the Thinking Machine

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ISBN Code : 9781939547200
Book Author : Laurie Wallmark
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Total Pages : 345

Ada Byron Lovelace and the Thinking Machine Book Detail/ Review :

Ada Lovelace, the daughter of the famous romantic poet, Lord Byron, develops her creativity through science and math. When she meets Charles Babbage, the inventor of the first mechanical computer, Ada understands the machine better than anyone else and writes the worlds first computer program in order to demonstrate its capabilities.

Paul Robeson

Paul Robeson

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ISBN Code : 9780394527802
Book Author : Martin Duberman
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Total Pages : 443

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The life of the internationally acclaimed performing artist, Paul Robeson, who was the most radical voice for racial equality in his time--and who was silenced and ostracized in his own country because of it.

Billy Brown, Ill Tell Your Mother

Billy Brown, Ill Tell Your Mother

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ISBN Code : 9781409134046
Book Author : Bill Brown
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Total Pages : 206

Billy Brown, Ill Tell Your Mother Book Detail/ Review :

With energy and insight, Bill Brown paints a vivid and lively picture of Britain emerging from the ruins of the war, the hunger for opportunity, the growing pace of modernization, and the pride and optimism that held communities together. Londoners were intent on getting themselves back on their feet, and it provided the perfect opportunity for a boy with ambition and a li

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