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Romanov Succession

Romanov Succession


Brian Garfield

ISBN: 9781453237724
Year of publication: 2012

Brian Garfield THE ROMANOV SUCCESSION For Bob and Mary, the Duke and Duchess of Leonia. Few events occur at the right time, and many do not occur at all it is the proper function of the historian to correct these faults. Herodotus A Note This is a novel of historical speculation. Some of its events and characters are real. Many are not. There were in fact three Romanov Pretenders to the Imperial Russian throne but they were not the three fictional Pretenders who appear in this book, nor were ...

Keywords: World War 2 World War II
U.S.S. Seawolf: Submarine Raider of the Pacific

U.S.S. Seawolf: Submarine Raider of the Pacific


Gerold Frank
James D Horan
Joseph Melvin Eckberg

ISBN: 9781387125203
Year of publication: 2017

Gerold Frank, James D. Horan, J. M. Eckberg U.S.S. SEAWOLF SUBMARINE RAIDER OF THE PACIFIC Foreword I FEEL mighty proud to be honored by an association with submarines even as remote as writing the foreword for this real human interest story which recounts the thrilling performances of the U.S.S. Seawolfone of the outstanding submarines during the early stages of the war. I have always had a profound respect and unlimited admiration for our people who travel under the sea. They are a rough and ...

Keywords: World War 2
Unknown Soldiers

Unknown Soldiers


äinö Linna

ISBN: 9780141977058
Year of publication: 2015

Vin Linna UNKNOWN SOLDIERS Translated from the Finnish by Liesl Yamaguchi Chapter One I As we all know, the Lord is almighty he knows all and sees far. And so, one day, he let a forest fire burn a good swath of state land, laying waste to acres of the dry, pine forest around the town of Joensuu. The people did everything in their power to put a stop to his work, as they always did, but he burned the forest undeterred, just as far as it suited him. He had his own plans. A certain colonel was the ...

Keywords: World War 2
The Dog in the Wood

The Dog in the Wood


Monika öder

ISBN: 9781590787014
Year of publication: 2017

Monika Schrder THE DOG IN THE WOOD Fr meinen Vater 1 In the distance Fritz heard again the droning of engines. The front was coming closer, and the east wind blew the noise of cannons, tanks, and gunfire toward their farm. The Russians would be there soon. Fritz set down the tray with the tomato seedlings on the corner post of the garden fence and looked up into the cloudless sky. No sign of the Luftwaffe. The Russians should have come during the winter when the weather was gloomy and everyone ...

Keywords: ages 11-14 Children's Books Europe grades 5-8 Juvenile Fiction Military and Wars World War 2
Babi Yar: Critical Questions and Comments

Babi Yar: Critical Questions and Comments


Herbert Tiedemann

ISBN:
Year of publication: 0

HERBERT TIEDEMANN Babi Yar: Critical Questions and Comments 1. Preamble Courage means seeking the truth and proclaiming it Jean Jaurs The subject of Babi Yar is confusing in many respects. For a general overview, this brief summary shall therefore identify the major problem areas: 1.The mass murder at Babi Yar took place almost four months prior to the Wannsee Conference, where the killing was allegedly first planned. 2.Widely divergent dates are given for the murder. 3.Depending on the source, ...

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