As the date for Britain leaving the European Union draws close, and the British living in European countries still have no idea what the future holds for them after Brexit, Susie looks back on the beginning of her life in the country she loves and has called home for 23 years
A Veteran Correspondent's Brushes with Wars, Revolution, Secret Police and Flea-Pit Hotels
Author: Ray Moseley
Category: Biography & Autobiography
This is a personal report from the frontline of foreign correspondence, a veteran reporter's account of his experiences in covering wars and revolution, dealing with secret police and explaining to American readers the intricacies of life in foreign countries with cultures often far different from their own.
Sketches of Travel in South America and Western Europe (Classic Reprint)
Author: Joseph E. Wing
Pubpsher: Forgotten Books
Excerpt from In Foreign Fields: Sketches of Travel in South America and Western Europe In presenting this volume of sketches of foreign travel by Mr. Wing, it may be stated that it em bodies the author's personal observations on vari ous subjects, as reﬂected by a diary kept throughout a long journey undertaken in behalf of the United States Government in connection With the Tariff Board's study of comparative wool-production costs at home and abroad. The author sailed in the spring of 1911 from New York to Buenos Aires - touching at Brazilian ports - thence to Punta Arenas on the Straits of Magellan; explored parts of Patagonia and the Southern Provinces of Argentina; returning to the Rio de la Plata and investigating farming and ranch conditions in Northern Argentina and Uruguay. Ordered thence to Europe, he visited important pas toral districts in England, Scotland, France and Germany; returning to New York in the fall, and filing With the Board an extended and most illu minating account of ﬂock husbandry as carried on in the countries visited. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
Release on 2019-03-16 | by Curtis Guild,Lee And Shepard
Author: Curtis Guild,Lee And Shepard
Pubpsher: Wentworth Press
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Release on 1946 | by United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee Investigating Petroleum Resources
Hearings Before a Special Committee Investigating Petroleum Resources, United States Senate, Seventy-ninth Congress, First Session, Pursuant to S. Res. 36 (extending S. Res. 253, 78th Congress) a Resolution Providing for an Investigation with Respect to Petroleum Resources in Relation to the National Welfare. June 27 and 28, 1945
Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee Investigating Petroleum Resources