Cancel
More information
Citizens of London: The Americans Who Stood with Britain in Its Darkest, Finest Hour
Find this Pin and more on book by Kevin Wox.
What others are saying

The acclaimed author of Troublesome Young Men reveals the behind-the-scenes story of how the United States forged its wartime alliance with Britain, told.

Citizens of London by Lynne Olson - great book! Learn about John Gilbert Winant, an American hero.

Interesting book depicting the efforts and influence of three concerned citizens of the world.

Fascinating account of 3 important Americans in London during World War II.

Citizens of London: The Americans Who Stood with Britain in Its Darkest, Finest Hour

Citizens of London: The Americans Who Stood with Britain in Its Darkest, Finest Hour

Discover ideas about Read Books

Citizens of London: The Americans Who Stood with Britain in Its Darkest, Finest Hour/ Lynne Olson/ Cavalier House Books

Similar ideas

Cancel
More information
A Woman In Berlin by Anonymous
Find this Pin and more on Books to Read by Barbara Greyson.
What others are saying

The diary of an anonymous woman who lived in Berlin during the final days of the war and the arrival of Soviet troops.

A Woman in Berlin: Eight Weeks in the Conquered City: A Diary by Marta Hillers, Philip Boehm (Translator), Hans Magnus Enzensberger✓

A Woman In Berlin by Anonymous Anonymous, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

A Woman In Berlin by Anonymous

A Woman In Berlin by Anonymous
Cancel
More information
The acclaimed author of The Other Wes Moore continues his inspirational quest for a meaningful life and shares the powerful lessons—about self-discovery, service, and risk-taking—that led him...
Find this Pin and more on Human Relation by Megan Furr.
What others are saying

My next read!

The acclaimed author of The Other Wes Moore continues his inspirational quest for a meaningful life and shares the powerful lessons—about self-discovery, service, and risk-taking—that led him...

The acclaimed author of The Other Wes Moore continues his inspirational quest for a meaningful life and shares the powerful lessons—about self-discovery, service, and risk-taking—that led him...
Cancel
More information
In 1661, Lucas Turner, a barber surgeon, and his sister, Sally, an apothecary, stagger off a small wooden ship after eleven weeks at sea. Bound to each other by blood and necessity, they aim to make a fresh start in the rough and rowdy Dutch settlement of Nieuw Amsterdam; but soon lust, betrayal, and murder will make them mortal enemies. In their struggle to survive in the New World, Lucas and Sally make choices that will burden their descendants with a legacy of secrets and retribution.
Find this Pin and more on What Are You Reading Now? by Azusa City Library.
What others are saying

City of Dreams by Beverly Swerling. When the island of Manhattan was a Dutch colony. A fascinating era of early American history.

Beverly Swerling - One of the best historical fiction writers of the modern era.

City of Dreams. Read this just to rethink your view of New York City. before the skyscrapers, cars, trains and bridges. First of a great series of the city from it's New Amsterdam beginnings to the Civil War and beyond through the eyes of the Turners.

Very compelling saga about the founding of NYC. Interesting people, interesting stories - a great read!

In 1661, Lucas Turner, a barber surgeon, and his sister, Sally, an apothecary, stagger off a small wooden ship after eleven weeks at sea. Bound to each other by blood and necessity, they aim to make a fresh start in the rough and rowdy Dutch settlement of Nieuw Amsterdam; but soon lust, betrayal, and murder will make them mortal enemies. In their struggle to survive in the New World, Lucas and Sally make choices that will burden their descendants with a legacy of secrets and retribution.

In 1661, Lucas Turner, a barber surgeon, and his sister, Sally, an apothecary, stagger off a small wooden ship after eleven weeks at sea. Bound to each other by blood and necessity, they aim to make a fresh start in the rough and rowdy Dutch settlement of Nieuw Amsterdam; but soon lust, betrayal, and murder will make them mortal enemies. In their struggle to survive in the New World, Lucas and Sally make choices that will burden their descendants with a legacy of secrets and retribution.
Cancel
More information
"The gatekeepers : how the White House Chiefs of Staff define every presidency" by Chris Whipple.
Find this Pin and more on Books I've Read by Phyllis Heimann Jensen.
What others are saying

"The gatekeepers : how the White House Chiefs of Staff define every presidency" by Chris Whipple.

"The gatekeepers : how the White House Chiefs of Staff define every presidency" by Chris Whipple.
Cancel
More information
House of Thieves: A Novel by Charles Belfoure #Mistery #Crime fiction Published by Allison & Busby In 1886 New York, a respectable architect shouldn't have any connection to the notorious gang of thieves and killers that rules the underbelly of the city. But when John Cross's son racks up an unfathomable gambling debt to Kent's Gents, Cross must pay it back himself.
Find this Pin and more on Book And Fans by Market Trends.
What others are saying

House of Thieves: A Novel by Charles Belfoure #Mistery #Crime fiction Published by Allison & Busby In 1886 New York, a respectable architect shouldn't have any connection to the notorious gang of thieves and killers that rules the underbelly of the city. But when John Cross's son racks up an unfathomable gambling debt to Kent's Gents, Cross must pay it back himself.

House of Thieves: A Novel by Charles Belfoure #Mistery #Crime fiction Published by Allison & Busby In 1886 New York, a respectable architect shouldn't have any connection to the notorious gang of thieves and killers that rules the underbelly of the city. But when John Cross's son racks up an unfathomable gambling debt to Kent's Gents, Cross must pay it back himself.
Cancel
More information
Our 10 Favorite Books About Paris
Find this Pin and more on Books by Raquel Diaz Flores.
Our 10 Favorite Books About Paris

Other Pinners loved these ideas

Brilliantly evoking the long-vanished world of masters and servants portrayed in Downton Abbey and Upstairs, Downstairs, Margaret Powell’s classic memoir of her time in service, Below Stairs, is the remarkable true story of an indomitable woman who, though she served in the great houses of England, never stopped aiming high.

Below Stairs: The Classic Kitchen Maid's Memoir That Inspired "Upstairs, Downstairs" and "Downton Abbey" by Margaret Powell Read June 2013

Grant by Jean Edward Smith.  "This lucid, fast-paced account of Grant's military and political career gives a new understanding of the eighteenth president."

Grant by Jean Edward Smith. "This lucid, fast-paced account of Grant's military and political career gives a new understanding of the eighteenth president.

The New York Times bestseller and one of the 100 Most Notable Books of 2005. In the tradition of This Boy's Life and The Liar's Club , a raucous, poignant, luminously written memoir about a boy strivi

The New York Times bestseller and one of the 100 Most Notable Books of In the tradition of This Boy's Life and The Liar's Club , a raucous, poignant, luminously written memoir about a boy strivi

A Land More Kind Than Home by Wiley Cash. Fiction | Mystery [2015]

In his debut novel, a spellbinding literary thriller about the bond between two brothers and the evil they face in a small North Carolina town, author Wiley Cash displays a remarkable talent for lyrical, powerfully emotional storytelling.

Write it When I'm Gone by Thomas M. DeFrank, Thomas M. DeFrank http://www.bookscrolling.com/the-best-books-to-learn-about-president-gerald-ford/

The Hardcover of the Write It When I'm Gone: Remarkable Off-the-Record Conversations with Gerald Ford by Thomas M. DeFrank at Barnes & Noble.

Robert Reich: Axioms for Organizers by Fred Ross, Sr. | Rise Up Times - Ross organized people to challenge police brutality, fight segregation, and become politically powerful... Robert Reich Monday, September 15· Fred Ross, Sr., was probably the most influential (bu...

Robert Reich: Axioms for Organizers by Fred Ross, Sr.

Robert Reich: Axioms for Organizers by Fred Ross, Sr. | Rise Up Times - Ross organized people to challenge police brutality, fight segregation, and become politically powerful... Robert Reich Monday, September 15· Fred Ross, Sr., was probably the most influential (bu...

Talleyrand

Talleyrand

Unique in his own age and a phenomenon in any, Charles-Maurice, Prince de Talleyrand, was a statesman of outstanding ability and extraordinary contradictions.

Eric Greitens, founder of The Mission Continues.

'The Heart and the Fist: The education of a humanitarian, the making of a Navy SEAL' by Eric Greitens ---- The Hearts and the Fist shares one man's story of extraordinary leadership and service as both a humanitarian and a warrior. In a life.

Imperial Requiem: Four Royal Women and the Fall of the Age of Empires

Imperial Requiem: Four Royal Women and the Fall of the Age of Empires by Justin C. Vovk: If you like history, in particular the World War eras, this is a fascinating read. I was sad to part ways with these four women after finishing it.

First in a series, "The Many Lives and Secret Sorrows of Josephine B."  Looking for the other side of the Marie Antoinette story?  This Historical Fiction trilogy is well-written and informative.

First in a series, "The Many Lives and Secret Sorrows of Josephine B." Looking for the other side of the Marie Antoinette story? This Historical Fiction trilogy is well-written and informative.

Amazon.com: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: A George Smiley Novel (9780143120933): John le Carre: Books

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: A George Smiley Novel - these aren't just spy novels, they're literature.

Another book on my to-read list: 419: A Novel by Will Ferguson. #goodhousekeeping #happyroom

419: A Novel

From internationally bestselling travel writer Will Ferguson, author of HappinessT and Spanish Fly, comes a novel both epic in its sweep and intimate in its portrayal of human endurance.

Pinterest
Search
Get ideas and inspiration with a free Pinterest account

Access our best ideas with a free account

Sign up to see more

OR

By continuing, you agree to Pinterest's Terms of Service, Privacy Policy
Already a member?
Log in
Pinterest helps you find ideas to try.