In Robbery Under Law, subtitled "The Mexican Object Lesson", Waugh presents a profoundly unpeaceful Mexican situation as a cautionary tale in which a once great civilisation - greater than the United States at the turn of the twentieth century - has succumbed, within the space of a single generation, to barbarism.
What had until recently been a police sergeant is now lying at Ghote?s feet bleeding its last. An accident it may have been, but Ghote saw exactly what..Купить Подробнее
After tales from the USA and Britain, Bill Bryson turns his roving eye to Australia, the only island that is also a continent and the only continent that is..Купить Детально
Let''s get one thing straight: I''m not an outdoorsy type. If I was offered the choice between white-water rafting and being savaged by a rabid dog, I''d be..Купить Описание
A story of love and passion tinged with melancholy for a disappearing rural world, Under the Greenwood Tree evokes life in the village of Mellstock. When two..Купить Подробнее
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One of Thomas Hard''s most greatly loved and gentlest books, "Under the Greenwood Tree" is an unashamed idyll and picturesque portrait of the long-vanished..Купить Детально