Lady Romeo: The Radical and Revolutionary Life of Charlotte Cushman, America's First Celebrity by Tana Wojczuk English | July 7th, 2020 | ISBN: 1501199528 | 240 pages | EPUB | 7.48 MB
For fans of Book of Ages and American Eve, this illuminating and enthralling biography of 19th-century queer actress Charlotte Cushman portrays her radical lifestyle that riveted New York City and made headlines across America.
An Unladylike Profession: American Women War Correspondents in World War I by Chris Dubbs English | July 1st, 2020 | ISBN: 1640123067 | 336 pages | EPUB | 4.77 MB
When World War I began, war reporting was a thoroughly masculine bastion of journalism. But that did not stop dozens of women reporters from stepping into the breach, defying gender norms and official restrictions to establish roles for themselves—and to write new kinds of narratives about women and war.
Begin Again: James Baldwin's America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own by Eddie S. Glaude Jr. English | July 9th, 2020 | ISBN: 0525575324 | 272 pages | EPUB | 0.62 MB
James Baldwin grew disillusioned by the failure of the civil rights movement to force America to confront its lies about race. In our own moment, when that confrontation feels more urgently needed than ever, what can we learn from his struggle?
Churchill's Few: The Battle of Britain by John Willis English | July 3rd, 2020 | ISBN: 1912914050 | 368 pages | EPUB | 0.85 MB
Eighty years after the Battle of Britain this vivid and dramatic book tells the story, in their own words, of six brave young men who fought courageously in the skies above England to prevent Hitler's invasion of Britain.
The Korean Kid: A Young Australian Pilot's Baptism of Fire in the Jet Fighter Age by Rochelle Nicholls English | July 8th, 2020 | ISBN: 1922387045 | 340 pages | EPUB | 19.81 MB
A vicious civil conflict erupted on the Korean peninsula in 1950 and sucked 24 nations into a new round of fighting. The world's two atomic superpowers – the United States and the Soviet Union – menaced each other across an arbitrary border as Korea became the proving ground for a new Cold War.
The Hungover Games: A True Story by Sophie Heawood English | July 7th, 2020 | ISBN: 0316499064 | 272 pages | EPUB | 1.33 MB
This "funny, dark, and true" (Caitlin Moran) memoir is Bridget Jones's Diary for the Fleabag generation: What happens when you have an unplanned baby on your own in your mid-thirties before you've worked out how to look after yourself, let alone a child?