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Ephemeris 1953

  • The Stuff of Legend A great tournament deserves a great book. That?s what grandmaster Miguel Najdorf produced in his account of one of the greatest and most important chess events of all time, the 1953 Zürich Candidates Tournament, in which 15 of the world?s top players battled for the right to challenge the world champion, Mikhail Botvinnik. After...

    Publisher : Russell Enterprises Inc
    published : 2012
  • Les coulisses de la victoire sur l?Everest racontées pour la première fois à l?appui d?archives inédites. 29 mai 1953. Edmund Hillary et Tenzing Norgay sont les premiers hommes à fouler le sommet de l?Everest, la plus haute montagne au monde. 60 ans plus tard, voici le premier récit complet sur cet exploit historique, fruit de recherches approfondies...

    Publisher : Primento Digital Publishing
    published : 2013
  • First published in 1953, this translation of part of the Arabian Nights by A. J. Arberry offers four famous stories in modern idiom: Aladdin, Judar, Aboukir and Abousir, and the Amorous Goldsmith. The introduction provides a brief analysis of earlier translations of the tales and explains their value as indicators of the society in which they were...

    Publisher : Taylor and Francis
    published : 2016
  • On a stormy evening in January 1953, Peggy Morgan kissed her five-year-old son goodnight, blissfully unaware of the impending catastrophe. Before sunrise the next morning the North Sea had destroyed her home and Peggy was a childless widow. There had been no prediction, no warning. Men, women and children lost their lives in Essex on that fateful night...

    Publisher : The History Press
    published : 2012
  • This book reconstructs the events surrounding the Iranian coup d'état in 1953 that led to the overthrow of Mohammed Mosaddeq and his government.

    Publisher : Cambridge University Press
    published : 2014
  • ?The idea of verse, of poetry, has always, during forty years spent working primarily in prose, stood at my elbow, as a standing invitation to the highest kind of verbal exercise?the most satisfying, the most archaic, the most elusive of critical control.  In hotel rooms and airplanes, on beaches and Sundays, at junctures of personal happiness or its...

    Publisher : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
    published : 2012
  • The Truman Years is a concise yet thorough examination of the critical postwar years in the United States. Byrnes argues that the major trends and themes of the American history have their origins during the presidency of Harry S. Truman. He synthesizes the recent Truman literature, and explains the links between domestic U.S. political and social...

    Publisher : Taylor and Francis
    published : 2014
  • This seminar study examines the Eisenhower presidency.  The author argues that the presidency marked an important stage in the evolution of modern America, but left a decidedly mixed legacy for future presidents.   Domestically Eisenhower pursued a 'middle way'.  Imbued with a profound district of politics and politicians, Eisenhower sought as much...

    Publisher : Taylor and Francis
    published : 2016
  • Invaluable history Heddon lures are the most popular lures to collect. Heddon catalogs provide the most complete record available to collectors regarding what lures they might seek for their collections. This book contains a sampling of the most significant catalogs produced by Heddon from 1902 - 1953. Collectors will enjoy the nostalgia of the times,...

    Publisher : F+W Media
    published : 2011
  • Perceptive coverage of all 210 games from the legendary tournament, which featured Smyslov, Keres, Reshevsky, Petrosian, and 11 others, including the author. Suitable for players at all levels. Algebraic notation. 352 diagrams.

    Publisher : Dover Publications
    published : 2013