2000 Years of Papal History: The Popes From Peter to Benedict XVI [Audiobook]
The Transformation Of Ireland 1900 – 2000 via Diarmaid Ferriter
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 9.9 Mb
Overview: This is a ground-breaking historical past of the 20 th century in Ireland, written at the maximum formidable scale via a super younger historian. It is very important that it starts in 1900 and leads to 2000. Most accounts have begun in 1912 or 1922 and in large part omitted the tip of the century. Politics and political events are tested intimately however top politics does no longer dominate the guide, which fairly units out to respond to the query: ‘What used to be it love to develop up and reside in 20th-century Ireland?’ It makes intensive use of unused or not noted assets. It offers with the North in a complete means, specializing in the social and cultural facets, no longer simply the most obvious political and spiritual divisions.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History
History’s Worst: 2000 Years of Idiocy by Adam Powell
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 3.8 MB
Overview: “Adam Powell once again rewrites history with this inspired comic collection of frauds and fanatics.” ~ Brian Huggett, editor of People of Few Words Anthology
History’s Worst celebrates the mad, bad, and just plain mediocre. Generals more dangerous to their own side, monarchs too loony to be let out of the palace, and politicians who make you weep for democracy. There have been plenty of “best ofs,” but History’s Worst deals with the biggest butchers and buffoons from the ancient world to the bloodstained twentieth century-from the king who thought he was made of glass to the exploding dog regiment. Funny and provocative, this is the stuff you never learned in class.
a. Celebrate worst ofs not best ofs as human failure is far more amusing
b. This is the sort of history that was never taught in class,
c. Idiocy is the best form of comedy and there is an inexhaustible supply
Genre: Non-Fiction > History
Historical past’s Worst: 2000 Years of Idiocy through Adam Powell
Necessities: .ePUB reader, 3.eight MB
Evaluate: “Adam Powell as soon as once more rewrites historical past with this impressed comedian number of frauds and lovers.” ~ Brian Huggett, editor of Other folks of Few Phrases Anthology
Historical past’s Worst celebrates the mad, dangerous, and simply simple mediocre. Generals extra bad to their very own aspect, monarchs too loony to be set free of the palace, and politicians who make you weep for democracy. There were quite a few “easiest ofs,” however Historical past’s Worst offers with the most important butchers and buffoons from the traditional international to the bloodstained 20th century-from the king who concept he used to be fabricated from glass to the exploding canine regiment. Humorous and provocative, that is the belongings you by no means discovered in school.
a. Have a good time worst ofs no longer easiest ofs as human failure is way more fun
b. That is one of these historical past that used to be by no means taught in school,
c. Idiocy is the most efficient type of comedy and there’s an inexhaustible provide
Style: Non-Fiction > Historical past