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  • Kung Leopolds vålnad : om girighet, terror och hjältemod i det koloniala Afrika

    Kung Leopolds vålnad : om girighet, terror och hjältemod i det koloniala Afrika
    av Adam Hochschild

    Pocket - 2018 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789170379765

    Det är slutet av 1800-talet, den tid då Europas stater styckar upp Afrika mellan sig. Kung Leopold II av Belgien lägger för sin privata del beslag på det väldiga området runt Kongofloden.Den välkände upptäcktsresanden Stanley är hans edsvurne. Enorm…

  • Kung Leopolds vålnad : om girighet, terror och hjältemod i det koloniala Afrika

    Kung Leopolds vålnad : om girighet, terror och hjältemod i det koloniala Afrika
    av Adam Hochschild
    (3 recensioner)

    Pocket - 2001 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789173248501

    Kung Leopolds Vålnad är den sanna berättelsen om ett av de största folkmorden i modern tid, men också historien om några få modiga män som vågar protestera och får omvärlden att reagera. Motståndet leder fram till 1900-talets första människorättsrör…

  • King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa

    King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa
    av Adam Hochschild

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780358212508

    "An enthralling story . . . A work of history that reads like a novel." -- Christian Science Monitor "As Hochschild's brilliant book demonstrates, the great Congo scandal prefigured our own times . . . This book must be read and reread." -- Los Ang…

  • Aldrig mera krig : lojalitet och uppror 1914-1918

    Aldrig mera krig : lojalitet och uppror 1914-1918
    av Adam Hochschild

    Pocket - 2013 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789170376955

    Av författaren till Kung Leopolds vålnadEn iskall gryning i norra Frankrike, januari 1917. Trettiosex skott smattrar genom tystnaden och arkebuseringen av de brittiska underofficerarna Joseph Stones, Peter Goggins och John McDonald är fullbordad. De…

  • The Mirror at Midnight

    The Mirror at Midnight
    av Adam Hochschild

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780618758258

  • Finding the Trapdoor

    Finding the Trapdoor
    av Adam Hochschild

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815605942

    For some 30 years, Adam Hochschild's voice has been one of the most distinctive in American journalism. With grace and wit, he has brought to a startling variety of subjects a combination of adventurous reporting and personal honesty. Hochschild's r…

  • The Great War

    The Great War
    av Joe Sacco, Adam Hochschild, Joe Sacco

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393088809

    Launched on July 1, 1916, the Battle of the Somme has come to epitomize the madness of the First World War. Almost 20,000 British soldiers were killed and another 40,000 were wounded that first day, and there were more than one million casualties by…

  • King Leopold's Ghost

    King Leopold's Ghost
    av Adam Hochschild

    Storpocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509882205

    Winner of the Duff Cooper Prize, King Leopold's Ghost is the true and haunting account of Leopold's brutal regime and its lasting effect on a ruined nation. With an introduction by award-winning novelist Barbara Kingsolver.In the late nineteenth cen…

  • Rebel Cinderella: From Rags to Riches to Radical, the Epic Journey of Rose Pastor Stokes

    Rebel Cinderella: From Rags to Riches to Radical, the Epic Journey of Rose Pastor Stokes
    av Adam Hochschild

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781328866745

    From the best-selling author of King Leopold's Ghost and Spain in Our Hearts comes the astonishing but forgotten story of an immigrant sweatshop worker who married an heir to a great American fortune and became one of the most charismatic radical le…

  • Spain in Our Hearts

    Spain in Our Hearts
    av Adam Hochschild

    Storpocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509810604

    From the moment it began in 1936, the Spanish Civil War became the political question of the age. Hitler and Mussolini quickly sent aircraft, troops and supplies to the right-wing generals bent on overthrowing Spain's elected government. Millions of…

  • Spain in Our Hearts

    Spain in Our Hearts
    av Adam Hochschild

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509810543

    From the moment it began in 1936, the Spanish Civil War became the political question of the age. Hitler and Mussolini quickly sent aircraft, troops and supplies to the right-wing generals bent on overthrowing Spain's elected government. Millions of…

  • Lessons from a Dark Time and Other Essays

    Lessons from a Dark Time and Other Essays
    av Adam Hochschild

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520355644

    In this rich collection, bestselling author Adam Hochschild has selected and updated over two dozen essays and pieces of reporting from his long career. Threaded through them all is his concern for social justice and the people who have fought for i…

  • Lessons from a Dark Time and Other Essays

    Lessons from a Dark Time and Other Essays
    av Adam Hochschild

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520297241

    In this rich collection, bestselling author Adam Hochschild has selected and updated over two dozen essays and pieces of reporting from his long career. Threaded through them all is his concern for social justice and the people who have fought for i…

  • Man Is Wolf to Man

    Man Is Wolf to Man
    av Janusz Bardach, Kathleen Gleeson, Adam Hochschild

    Pocket - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520221529

    From the book: 'The pit I was ordered to dig had the precise dimensions of a casket. The NKVD officer carefully designed it. He measured my size with a stick, made lines on the forest floor, and told me to dig. He wanted to make sure I'd fit well in…

  • Homage to Catalonia

    Homage to Catalonia
    av George Orwell

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780544382046

    A National Review Top Ten Best Nonfiction Books of the Century "One of Orwell's very best books and perhaps the best book that exists on the Spanish Civil War."--The New Yorker In 1936, originally intending merely to report on the Spanish Civil Wa…

  • Bury the Chains

    Bury the Chains
    av Adam Hochschild

    Storpocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447211365

    Eighteenth-century Britain was the world's leading centre for the slave trade. Profits soared and fortunes were made, but in 1788 things began to change. Bury The Chains tells the remarkable story of the men who sought to end slavery and brought the…

  • Der Große Krieg

    Der Große Krieg
    av Adam Hochschild

    Inbunden - 2013 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783608946956

  • Orwell on Truth

    Orwell on Truth
    av George Orwell

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781328507860

    Over the course of his career, George Orwell wrote about many things, but no matter what he wrote the goal was to get at the fundamental truths of the world. He had no place for dissemblers, liars, conmen, or frauds, and he made his feelings well-kn…

  • Orwell on Truth

    Orwell on Truth
    av George Orwell

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780358065050

    Over the course of his career, George Orwell wrote about many things, but no matter what he wrote the goal was to get at the fundamental truths of the world. He had no place for dissemblers, liars, conmen, or frauds, and he made his feelings well-kn…

  • Kong Leopolds arv

    Kong Leopolds arv
    av Adam Hochschild

    Pocket - 2002 - Danska - ISBN: 9788759518328

    I 1885 lykkedes det ved hjælp af bestikkelse og manipulation Kong Leopold af Belgien at erhverve sig Congo som personlig ejendom, og det blev starten til et sandt rædselsregime. Mellem fem og otte millioner congolesere, omtrent halvdelen af landets…

  • Half the Way Home

    Half the Way Home
    av Adam Hochschild

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815604129

    "An extraordinarily moving portrait of the complexities and confusions of familial love". -- The New York Times"His story is fascinating, and the portrait of lost childhood offered here evokes one of the archetypal dreams of the American mind". -- E…

  • Schatten über dem Kongo

    Schatten über dem Kongo
    av Adam Hochschild

    Inbunden - 2012 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783608947694

  • España En El Corazón

    España En El Corazón
    av Adam Hochschild

    Inbunden - 2019 - Spanska - ISBN: 9788416665310

    When the Spanish Civil War broke out, more than 35,000 volunteers from dozens of countries arrived to help defend the Spanish Republic. But what motivates someone to fight for a country that isn't their own? This book explores this question and the…

  • Infra

    Infra
    av Richard Mosse, Adam Hochschild, Richard Mosse

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781597112024

  • Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

    Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939
    av Adam Hochschild

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780544947238

    A New York Times Bestseller "With all due respect to Orwell, Spain in Our Hearts should supplant Homage to Catalonia as the best introduction to the conflict written in English. A humane and moving book." -- ew Republic "Excellent and involving .…

  • Kong Leopolds arv

    Kong Leopolds arv
    av Adam Hochschild, Adam Hochschild

    Pocket - Norska (bokmål) - ISBN: 9788253027685

    I 1880-årene, da de europeiske "supermakter" delte opp Afrika, bemektiget Kong Leopold II av Belgia seg det enorme og for det meste uoppdagede territoriet rundt elven Kongo. Han iscenesatte et folkemord og et plyndringstokt uten sidestykke i histori…

  • To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918

    To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918
    av Adam Hochschild

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780547750316

    This is the kind of investigatory history Hochschild pulls off like no one else . . . Hochschild is a master at chronicling how prevailing cultural opinion is formed and, less frequently, how it's challenged. -- Maureen Corrigan, NPR's Fresh Air Wor…

  • Rebel Cinderella Lib/E: From Rags to Riches to Radical, the Epic Journey of Rose Pastor Stokes

    Rebel Cinderella Lib/E: From Rags to Riches to Radical, the Epic Journey of Rose Pastor Stokes
    av Adam Hochschild

    CD-bok - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781094145501

    From the best-selling author of King Leopold's Ghost and Spain in Our Hearts comes the astonishing but forgotten story of an immigrant sweatshop worker who married an heir to a great American fortune and became one of the most charismatic radical le…

  • Spain in Our Hearts

    Spain in Our Hearts
    av Adam Hochschild

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509810598

    From the moment it began in 1936, the Spanish Civil War became the political question of the age. Hitler and Mussolini quickly sent aircraft, troops and supplies to the right-wing generals bent on overthrowing Spain's elected government. Millions of…

  • Aldrig mera krig : lojalitet och motstånd 1914-1918

    Aldrig mera krig : lojalitet och motstånd 1914-1918
    av Adam Hochschild
    (1 recension)

    Inbunden - 2012 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789170375637

    En iskall gryning i norra Frankrike, januari 1917. Trettiosex skott smattrar genom tystnaden och arkebuseringen av de brittiska underofficerarna Joseph Stones, Peter Goggins och John McDonald är fullbordad. Deras brott var att ha flytt undan ett tys…

  • Bury the Chains: Prophets and Rebels in the Fight to Free an Empire's Slaves

    Bury the Chains: Prophets and Rebels in the Fight to Free an Empire's Slaves
    av Adam Hochschild

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780618619078

    The author of King Leopold's Ghost offers a stirring account of the first great human rights crusade, which originated in England in the 1780s and resulted in the freeing of hundreds of thousands of slaves around the world. Reprint.

  • Bury the Chains

    Bury the Chains
    av Adam Hochschild

    CD-bok - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781541468207

    From the author of the widely acclaimed King Leopold's Ghost comes the taut, gripping account of one of the most brilliantly organized social justice campaigns in history-the fight to free the slaves of the British Empire. In early 1787, twelve men-…

  • Rebel Cinderella: From Rags to Riches to Radical, the Epic Journey of Rose Pastor Stokes

    Rebel Cinderella: From Rags to Riches to Radical, the Epic Journey of Rose Pastor Stokes
    av Adam Hochschild

    CD-bok - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780358309536

    From the best-selling author of King Leopold's Ghost and Spain in Our Hearts comes the astonishing but forgotten story of an immigrant sweatshop worker who married an heir to a great American fortune and became one of the most charismatic radical le…

  • Rebel Cinderella: From Rags to Riches to Radical, the Epic Journey of Rose Pastor Stokes

    Rebel Cinderella: From Rags to Riches to Radical, the Epic Journey of Rose Pastor Stokes
    av Adam Hochschild

    Övrigt - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781094145495

    From the best-selling author of King Leopold's Ghost and Spain in Our Hearts comes the astonishing but forgotten story of an immigrant sweatshop worker who married an heir to a great American fortune and became one of the most charismatic radical le…

  • Rebel Cinderella: From Rags to Riches to Radical, the Epic Journey of Rose Pastor Stokes

    Rebel Cinderella: From Rags to Riches to Radical, the Epic Journey of Rose Pastor Stokes
    av Adam Hochschild

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780358522461

    The astonishing but forgotten story of an immigrant sweatshop worker who became one of the most charismatic radical leaders of her time Rose Pastor arrived in New York City in 1903, a Jewish refugee from Russia. Two years later, she swept headlines…

  • Kong Leopolds arv

    Kong Leopolds arv
    av Adam Hochschild

    Häftad - 2001 - Danska - ISBN: 9788759515488

    Kong Leopolds arv er en fascinerende, forfærdende og formidabelt fortalt beretning om den belgiske konge, Leopold II, der i slutningen af 188-tallet erhvervede sig Fristaten Congo som personlig ejendom ved hjælp af bestikkelse og snildt diplomati. K…

  • Kuningas Leopoldin haamu

    Kuningas Leopoldin haamu
    av Adam Hochschild

    Danskt band - 2015 - Finska - ISBN: 9789522644558

    1800-luvun loppupuolella, jolloin Euroopan mahdit lohkoivat Afrikkaa, Belgian kuningas Leopold II kaappasi yksityiseksi siirtomaakseen suureksi osaksi tuntemattoman alueen Kongojoen ympäristöstä. Hän ryösti alueen luonnonrikkaudet ja aiheutti arviol…

  • Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

    Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939
    av Adam Hochschild

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780547973180

    From the acclaimed, best-selling author Adam Hochschild, a sweeping history of the Spanish Civil War, told through a dozen characters, including Ernest Hemingway and George Orwell: a tale of idealism, heartbreaking suffering, and a noble cause that…

  • Half the Way Home: A Memoir of Father and Son

    Half the Way Home: A Memoir of Father and Son
    av Adam Hochschild

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780618439201

    The author, an activist in the anti-war movement and co-founder of "Mother Jones," America's largest progressive magazine, recounts his relationship with his father, chief of a multinational corporation that owned mines all over South Africa. Reprin…

  • The Unquiet Ghost

    The Unquiet Ghost
    av Adam Hochschild

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780618257478

    Explores how Russians--prison survivors, historians, concentration camp guards, and others--are healing the wounds inflicted by long-repressed memories of the former leader and recounts the efforts of many to locate or find out what happened to rela…

  • Aldrig mere krig

    Aldrig mere krig
    av Adam Hochschild

    Inbunden - 2014 - Danska - ISBN: 9788775144020

    Aldrig mere krig er ikke en klassisk historisk bog om Første Verdenskrig. Det er en tankevækkende og barsk fortælling om menneskene i krigen og den moralske og menneskelige opløsning, den blodigste krig i historien fø…

  • To End All Wars

    To End All Wars
    av Adam Hochschild

    Storpocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780330447447

    In this brilliant new work of history, Adam Hochschild follows a group of characters connected by blood ties, close friendships or personal enmities and shows how the war exposed the divisions between them. They include the brother and sister whose…

  • Collected Nonfiction, Volume 1: Selections from the Autobiography, Letters, Essays, and Speeches

    Collected Nonfiction, Volume 1: Selections from the Autobiography, Letters, Essays, and Speeches
    av Mark Twain

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781101907702

    The first of two hardcover volumes collecting the major nonfiction by the "father of American literature": more than 150 letters, essays, and speeches selected to showcase the dazzling range of his interests and passions. An Everyman's Library Origi…