Author: Peter Frankopan Publisher: ISBN: 9781408839997 Size: 39.53 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Docs View: 6880 DownloadRead Online
A major reassessment of world history in light of the economic and political renaissance in the re-emerging east - and a fascinating rediscovery of the seductive cities of Samarkand, Bukhara, Isfahan and Constantinople.
Author: Ovid Publisher: Hackett Publishing ISBN: 160384497X Size: 29.68 MB Format: PDF View: 2200 DownloadRead Online
Ovid's Metamorphoses gains its ideal twenty-first-century herald in Stanley Lombardo's bracing translation of a wellspring of Western art and literature that is too often treated, even by poets, as a mere vehicle for the scores of myths it ...
Author: James Joyce Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks ISBN: 0199535671 Size: 50.64 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Docs View: 2615 DownloadRead Online
A day in the life of Leopold Bloom, whose odyssey through the streets of turn-of-the-century Dublin leads him through trials that parallel those of Ulysses on his epic journey home.
Author: Julian Barnes Publisher: Vintage ISBN: 110194725X Size: 58.49 MB Format: PDF, ePub View: 2474 DownloadRead Online
The result is both a stunning portrait of a relentlessly fascinating man and a brilliant exploration of the meaning of art and its place in society. From the Hardcover edition.
Author: Steven Pinker Publisher: Penguin Books ISBN: 0143122010 Size: 12.23 MB Format: PDF, Kindle View: 1835 DownloadRead Online
Presents a controversial history of violence which argues that today's world is the most peaceful time in human existence, drawing on psychological insights into intrinsic values that are causing people to condemn violence as an acceptable ...
Author: Stefan Zweig Publisher: Plunkett Lake Press ISBN: Size: 22.47 MB Format: PDF, Mobi View: 3483 DownloadRead Online
In this autobiography he holds the mirror up to his own age, telling the story of a generation that "was loaded down with a burden of fate as was hardly any other in the course of history.
Author: Karl Marx Publisher: The Floating Press ISBN: 1775412431 Size: 39.41 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi View: 1075 DownloadRead Online
In this 1848 publication, Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels expound the program and purpose of the Communist League who commissioned the work.