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The Hungry Years
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: William Leith
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-22 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

'Hunger is the loudest voice in my head. I'm hungry most of the time' One January morning in 2003, William Leith woke up to the fattest day of his life. That same day he left London for New York to interview controversial diet guru Dr Robert Atkins. What started out
Narratives of Vulnerability in Museums
Language: en
Pages: 158
Authors: Meighen Katz
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-15 - Publisher: Routledge

Narratives of Vulnerability in Museums is a study of the challenges museums face when they present narratives of instability, uncertainty, and fear in their exhibitions. As a period of sustained societal and personal vulnerability, the Great Depression remains a watershed era in American history. It is an era when iconic
Russia After the War: Hopes, Illusions and Disappointments, 1945-1957
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Elena Zubkova, University of Alabama
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-04 - Publisher: Routledge

The years of late Stalinism are one of the murkiest periods in Soviet history, best known to us through the voices of Ehrenburg, Khrushchev and Solzhenitsyn. This is a sweeping history of Russia from the end of the war to the Thaw by one of Russia's respected younger historians. Drawing
Children of the Revolution
Language: en
Authors: Anna Louise Strong
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher:

Books about Children of the Revolution
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Carl J. Bon Tempo, Hasia R. Diner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-05-31 - Publisher: Yale University Press

A sweeping narrative history of American immigration from the colonial period to the present “A masterly historical synthesis, full of wonderful detail and beautifully written, that brings fresh insights to the story of how immigrants were drawn to and settled in America over the centuries.”—Nancy Foner, author of One Quarter