All posts tagged “History”

Austerlitz

In search of the past by a man saved from Nazi Germany by Kindertransport

 Bookshelf     2016-08-23

Second-Hand Time

A moving, powerful, and at times disturbing oral history of the little people of the Soviet Union

 Bookshelf     2016-06-15

Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster

The Chernobyl nuclear disaster from the perspective of the little people who lost their homes, families, and countries

 Bookshelf     2016-06-04

War and Peace

A novelistic account of Napoleon’s invasion of Russia, its impact on the Russian society and our beloved characters, and Tolstoy’s commentary on how history should be written.

 Bookshelf     2015-05-26