all ebooks in category: European History

A House in the Mountains: The Women Who Liberated Italy from Fascism
English | January 21st, 2020 | ISBN: 178474140X, 1784705071 | 416 pages | EPUB | 23.33 MB

The extraordinary story of four courageous women who helped form the Italian Resistance against the Nazis and the Fascists during the Second World War. In …

With Napoleon in Russia
English | May 13, 2005 | ISBN: 0486440133 | EPUB | 464 pages |2.5 MB

Born into a noble family with a strong military tradition, Armand de Caulaincourt had been Napoleon’s Ambassador to Russia; Minister for Foreign Affairs; political advisor; …

Stalin’s Terror Revisited
English | ISBN: 1403947058 | 2006 | 236 pages | PDF | 1257 KB

In this ground-breaking collection, a team of leading experts offer a detailed examination of under-researched aspects of Soviet political repression in the 1930s. Drawing on …

Hellenism in Byzantium: The Transformations of Greek Identity and the Reception of the Classical Tradition
English | February 25, 2008 | ISBN: 0521876885, 052129729X | PDF | 482 pages | 3.77 MB

This text was the first systematic study of what it meant to be 'Greek' in late antiquity and Byzantium, an identity that could alternatively become …

Music: A Subversive History
English | October 15th, 2019 | ISBN: 1541644360 | 528 pages | EPUB | 2.75 MB

A preeminent music historian and critic presents a global history of music from the bottom up Histories of music overwhelmingly suppress stories of the outsiders …

Blitzkrieg Poland (Images of War) [Repost]
English | February 2, 2011 | ISBN: 1848843356 | 176 pages | EPUB | 11 Mb

These photographs are taken from three unpublished albums featuring the German invasion of Poland in 1939. One set was taken by an SS officer, another …

Operation Garbo: The Personal Story of the Most Successful Spy of World War II
English | August 11th, 2011 | ISBN: 1849541078 | 288 pages | EPUB | 0.97 MB

He was GARBO to the Allies and ALARIC to the Germans – the most successful double agent of the Second World War. Indeed, his spy …

Cultural Atlas of the Viking World (repost)
English | ISBN: 0816030049 | | 240 pages | PDF | 70 MB

Examines the life, art, and technology of Vikings and discusses the extent of the travels

«The Caliph's Splendor: Islam and the West in the Golden Age of Baghdad» by Benson Bobrick
English | ISBN: 9781416568063 | EPUB | 4.3 MB

The Caliph’s Splendor is a revelation: a history of a civilization we barely know that had a profound effect on our own culture. While the …

«Inferno: The Fiery Destruction of Hamburg, 1943» by Keith Lowe
English | ISBN: 9781416545965 | EPUB | 11.1 MB

In the summer of 1943, British and American bombers launched an attack on the German city of Hamburg that was unlike anything the world had …