Sunday, 15 February 2015

Quint Wasn't Kidding

I finished The Sinking of the USS Indianapolis: The Harrowing Story of One of the U.S. Navy's Deadliest Incidents During World War IIby Charles River Editors.

The Pipes of Pandemic

I finished The Black Death: The History and Legacy of the Middle Ages' Deadliest Plagueby Charles River Editors.

Still Massively Tragic

I finished The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire: The History and Legacy of New York's Deadliest Industrial Disasterby Charles River Editors.

Useful Thumbnail

I finished Black Tuesday: The History and Legacy of the Wall Street Stock Market Crash of 1929,  by Charles River Editors.

Friday, 13 February 2015

Inevitability

I finished The Storming of the Bastille: The History and Legacy of the Most Famous Flashpoint of the French Revolution, by Charles River Editors.

Valiant Desperation

I finished The Vixen Who Shot a Nazi: The Story of Francesca Mann, who shot SS Guard Josef Schillinger, in Auschwitz-Birkenau, by Cynthia Southern.

Ill-remembered Archers

I finished The Hittites: The History and Legacy of the Bronze Age's Forgotten Empire, by Charles River Editors.

Thursday, 12 February 2015

Unexpectedly Good

I finished The Canterville Ghost and Other Stories, by Oscar Wilde.

Short Shrift

I finished Alpine Giggle Week - How Dorothy Parker Set Out to Write the Great American Novel and Ended Up in a TB Colony Atop an Alpine Peak, by Dorothy Parker.

Monday, 2 February 2015