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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to A Fool and His Money: Life in a Partitioned Town in Fourteenth-Century France.   

Lives, Lies and the Iran-Contra Affair

Ann Wroe - History - 1992 - 360 pages
This book examines the Iran-Contra affair, the trials of Poindexter and North and the testimony of Ronald Reagan as a test-case of political morality. It draws out the ...
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The Perfect Prince: Truth and Deception in Renaissance Europe

Ann Wroe - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 640 pages
In 1491, as Machiavelli advised popes and princes and Leonardo da Vinci astonished the art world, a young man boarded a ship in Portugal bound for Ireland. He would be greeted ...
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Being Shelley: The Poet's Search for Himself

Ann Wroe - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 464 pages
From Ann Wroe, a biographer of the first rank, comes a startlingly original look at one of the greatest poets in the Western tradition. Being Shelley aims to turn the poet's ...
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Pontius Pilate

Ann Wroe - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 432 pages
Pontius Pilate arrived in Judaea in the year 26, sent to collect taxes and oversee the firm establishment of Roman law. His ten-year term was a time of relative peace in this ...
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Six Facets Of Light

Ann Wroe - Literary Collections - 2016 - 320 pages
Goethe claimed to know what light was. Galileo and Einstein both confessed they didn’t. On the essential nature of light, and how it operates, the scientific jury is still out ...
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The Age of Napoleon

J. Christopher Herold - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 478 pages
THE AGE OF NAPOLEON is the biography of an enigmatic and legendary personality as well as the portrait of an entire age. J. Christopher Herold tells the fascinating story of ...
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The Days of the French Revolution

Christopher Hibbert - History - 1999 - 384 pages
Works from Les Misirables by Victor Hugo to Citizens by Simon Schama have been inspired by the French Revolution. Now available for the first time in years, The Days of the ...
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