I thought ''Waugh in Abyssinia'' is one of the worst books ever written about Ethiopia by outsiders. From the content, one can easily see that Waugh was disposed favorably towards Fascist Italy and was constantly annoyed that Ethiopians did not treat him the way he was used to be treated in other colonized countries.
Идея создать это издание возникла у филолога Ольги Тилкес, когда она впервые увидела рисунки Леона Стейнмеца, русского художника, уже давно живущего в..Купить Подробнее
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In this, the first of Spike Milligan''s uproarious recollections of life in the army, our hero takes us from the outbreak of war in 1939 ("it must have been..Купить Описание
The Chicago World''s Fair of 1893 and its amazing "White City" was one of the wonders of the world. This is the incredible story of its realization, and of the..Купить Подробнее
Written by authors from Quebec as well as France, the majority of these stories have been published in the last decade and reflect a rich diversity of styles..Купить Описание
What is Russia? Who are Russians? what is ''Russianness? The question of national identity has long been a vexed one in Russia, and is particularly pertinent..Купить Детально