Search Results: "Klara Glowczewska"


BOOK REVIEW

THE SHADOW OF THE SUN by Ryszard Kapuscinski
NON-FICTION
Released: April 24, 2001

"A book of many wonders, of unfathomable sadness, of intense quiet and quick violence, of greed and grandeur, of illuminations blindingly bright."
A wrenching, poignant portrait of Africa and Africans by a Polish journalist who first visited the continent in 1957. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

TRAVELS WITH HERODOTUS by Ryszard Kapuscinski
Released: June 11, 2007

"Author and subject, student and mentor, are perfectly matched. Illuminating reading for any aspiring journalist or travel writer, for any traveler, for any citizen of the world."
Famed Polish writer and traveler Kapuscinski (The Shadow of the Sun, 2001, etc.), who died in January 2007, pays honor to antiquity's "Father of History." Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 22, 2013

"An enjoyable read and a useful guide for visitors to the nation's capital."
The tale of the refurbishment of "America's most famous house." Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 16, 2010

"A little gem."
April 1945: From his death in Warm Springs, Ga., to his burial in Hyde Park, New York, Franklin Roosevelt's final journey. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 7, 2017

"An entertaining story of the irresistible cult of a creepy car."
The shadowy provenance of a wartime German limousine and the dizzying succession of owners over decades afterward. Read full book review >