Days of Our Years has 18 ratings and 2 reviews. Christine said: The book is at his best when Van Paassen is relating the stories that he has uncovered on. I found this perhaps, the most stimulating and challenging roving journalist’s story since Vincent Sheean’s. Days of our years by Pierre Van Paassen, , The Dial Press edition, hardcover in English.
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Log-in or create an account first! I read it after they passed away. Ashley F marked it as to-read Sep 29, Visions rise and change by Pierre Van Paassen Book 5 editions published in in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide.
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Following his novitiate Savonarola was called to Florence and immortality by Lorenzo the Magnificent. Showing of 11 reviews. English Choose a language for shopping. His is not a conventional reporting. The local agency correspondents had not sent a word. It was first published in Please try again later. When he starts to wax political though, he loses me a bit. Florence was at the height of her glory in the most brilliant phase of the Renaissance and herein the splendor and picturesqueness of that whole epoch is brought vividly to life.
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That day alone by Pierre Van Paassen Book 22 editions published paasaen and in 3 languages and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide. And, on her own, she will plot revenge—against the man who tried to kill her, and the corrupt government institutions that ban nearly destroyed uears life.
Earth could be fair, a chronicle by Pierre Van Paassen Book 21 editions published between and in 6 languages and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide. Days of our years. In this book Pierre van Paassen gives it the most balanced, entertaining, and factual treatment yet. He gained fame reporting on the conflicts among Arabs, British, Jews and French in the Middle East, as well as on the ongoing African slave trade and colonial problems in North Africa kf the Horn of Africa.
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Van Paassen, Pierre 1895-1968
Joe marked it as to-read Sep 23, On page in the chapter called ‘After Seven Centuries”of this important and readable book there is a date error on line 14 of page it incorrectly states “” as the date of Paris Peace Conference it should read – on the other hand line 19 does read and should read “” so there is an error in line 14 there is no error in line Patrick Lueck rated it liked it Sep 13, February 4, History.
He was a staunch opponent of fascism in Italy, Germany and France from the s, reinforced by the ten days he spent as a prisoner in the Dachau Concentration Camp in late March A commentary on the world today, and what brought it about.
Tomekk Gandhi marked it as to-read Nov 03, It was the bestselling nonfiction book in the United States for almost two years. David marked it as to-read Oct 03, Days of Our Years 1st ed. Want to Read saving….
Shamir marked it as to-read Dec 17, This gallery is dedicated to some of the best fiction and nonfiction portraying one of the greatest cities in the world. Days of our years Close. Retrieved from ” https: Van Paasen shows that the Mufti of Jerusalem was behind the riots and slaughter and accuses the British administration of aiding and abetting the Mufti.
In this way Germany’s pressure on the Western imperialisms will be lessened, and at the same time the intolerable burden of carrying the Reich’s colossal war machine will be shifted, at least partially, from the shoulders of the German people to those of the prospective colonial tribes in the Muscovite plan. Poligraf Sharikof rated it it was amazing Jun 26,