In power for forty-four years and counting, Fidel Castro has done everything possible to define Cuba to the world and to itself - yet not even he has been able to control the thoughts and dreams of his people. Those thoughts and dreams are the basis for
Originally released in 1986. Directed by Delbert Mann. Starring Ed Lauter, George C. Scott, Eva Marie Saint.
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This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.
"Last Days Of The Nazis" is a story that's rarely been broadcast on television before. This is a dark and compelling history of Nazism from a different perspective - that of the Nazis themselves. In 1945, the Allies rounded up and interrogated thousands of ex-Nazis. The interrogations became a fascinating, but largely forgotten, part of the historical record.
The trial and death of Socrates (469-399 BCE) have almost as central a place in Western consciousness as the trial and death of Jesus. In four superb dialogues, Plato provides the classic account.
The Last Days of the Civil War
This fictionalized account of the city of Pompeii and its epic destruction, based on the 1834 novel, is a fascinating look at the historical city circa the birth of Christianity and the culture of those who lived in the Roman Empire of the time. This mini-series is filled with a rich cast of characters who depict the clashes of class, politics, sex, and religion in Pompeii - thought by some to have been catalysts for the city's destruction.
History has tried to comprehend the chaotic confusion of World War Two, but there are still many important, unanswered questions. In the midst of war, why did Hitler challenge the world's greatest superpower? Why did Hitler halt his armies before Dunkirk, allowing the British to escape? Was Hitler building an atomic bomb? And what happened to Hitler? How did he die and where is the body? Now for the first time ever, solely using historical evidence, we answer all these questions and more, by looking at the unsolved mysteries of the Second World War in this extensive 3 DVD historical release.
From the moment Kamala put on the Ms. Marvel costume, she's been challenged, but nothing has prepared her for thisï¾ the Last Days of the Marvel Universeï¾ in a story arc that includes a special guest appearance fans have been clamoring for. Collects Ms. Marvel, #16-19, and material from Amazing Spider-Man, #7-8. Original.
When, as a young man in the 1880s, Benjamin Lundy signed up for duty aboard a square-rigged commercial sailing vessel, he began a journey more exciting, and more terrifying, than he could have ever imagined: a treacherous, white-knuckle passage around
Last Days of Lorca (Digi-Pak)
A story of high intrigue and low politics, of brutal murder and cunning conspiracies, set against the backdrop of a fascinating period in British history and introducing an ingenious, pragmatic and unforgettable hero. St Giles, London, 1829: three peo
Lincoln's last days: theshocking assassination th
The Last Days of Socrates
Chronicles the highs and lows of the sixteen weeks leading up to Jackson's death, examining his efforts to recharge his career while fighting depression and drug dependency.
The Final Conflict: Last Days Of God [Bonus CD]
Our Last Days on Earth
Is Bible prophecy really being fulfilled in this generation? Could Armageddon and the end of the age be just around the corner? Skeptical investigative reporter Steve Stone sets out to find the truth in this incredible new docu-drama. Carefully analyzing Biblical prophecies, Stone, (Gareth Bond) takes a hard look at the facts in this shocking and exciting new film.
Iwo Jima: two words that will forever bring to mind the thirty-six days of continual, chaotic combat in which the U.S. Marines fought the entrenched Japanese for every inch of the tiny volcanic island. When it was over, more than twenty-six thousand Ameri
Days before his death, Jorge Luis Borges gave an intimate interview to his friend, the Argentine journalist Gloria Lopez Lecube. That interview is translated here, giving English-language readers a new insight into his life and thoughts about his work and country at the end of his life. Accompanying this final interview are a selection of the fascinating interviews he gave throughout his career.
This is a first-hand account of the last days of the founder of Pakistan, the Quaid-i-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah written by Lt Colonel Ilahi Bakhsh, a doctor of medicine, who was attending to Mohammad Ali Jinnah during his last illness. The narrative includ
Marilyn Monroe's death has been shrouded in decades of deception, conspiracy, and lies. Donald H. Wolfe has written a startling portrait of the twentieth century's greatest film star that not only redefines her place in entertainment history but also reveals the secret conspiracy that surrounded her last days. In The Last Days of Marilyn Monroe, Wolfe confirms that the tragic actress was a homicide victim.
For two years before and after the 1948 Communist Revolution, David Kidd lived in Peking, where he married the daughter of an aristocratic Chinese family. I used to hope, he writes, that some bright young scholar on a research grant would write about us a
Alec Guinness plays against stereotype, imbuing his Adolf Hitler with an introverted solemnity in Ennio De Concini's Hitler: The Last Ten Days. Set almost entirely inside Hitler's Berlin bunker, the film chronicles the dying days of the Third Reich as the Allied armies close in on Berlin. Guinness's Hitler is an enclosed depressive who sinks slowly into madness, depression, and ultimately suicide as his 1,000-Year Reich collapses around him.
A revelatory, minute-by-minute account of JFK's final days that asks what might have been Fifty years after his assassination, President John F. Kennedy's legend endures. Noted author and historian Thurston Clarke reexamines the last months of the president's life to show a man in the midst of great change, both in his family and in the key issues of his day: the cold war, civil rights, and Vietnam, finally on the cusp of making good on his extraordinary promise.
What would you do if you had only a few days to live? Or a few weeks or months? What if a loved one were in this situation - how could you help that person decide how to spend the time that remained? Perhaps you lost a family member or dear friend to a terminal illness and were baffled by that person's choices. How do you make sense of his or her last acts? Dr.
If your fate has already been chosen for you, would you change it? Fifteen-year-old Arena Power blindly accepts her destiny in a world filled with tragedy, chaos, and a lingering wickedness that will tempt every man's soul until the last days on Earth. Se
Last Days Boogie
Marching to Valhalla: A Novel of Custer's Last Days
Excerpt from The Book of Daniel: A Composite Revelation of the Last Days of Israel's Subjugation to Gentile Powers This book was written under the solemn impressions of the first months of the great conflict which is now convulsing the European and, i
"The Last Sentinel": No emotion. No fear. No pain. They were the perfect soldiers to protect civilization - until the drone police became the perfect enemy. When a rebel beauty is rescued by an electronically enhanced soldier, she will learn to fight and think like a machine for the final battle to save the human race. "The Final Days of Planet Earth": Daryl Hannah, Gil Bellows and Campbell Scott star in this riveting end-of-days action thriller about Lloyd Walker, an anti-heroic archaeologist who, after stumbling upon an alien conspiracy, becomes enmeshed in an against-all-odds battle to save the human race.
Karl Doenitz And The Last Days Of The Third Reich
Marina Benjamin grew up in London feeling estranged from her family's exotic Middle Eastern ways. She refused to speak the Arabic her mother and grandmother spoke at home. She rejected the peculiar food they ate in favor of hamburgers and beer. But when Benjamin had her own child a few years ago, she realized that she was losing her link to the past.
From the award-winning filmmakers behind "American Splendor" comes their debut film about the beloved Chasen's restaurant, a Hollywood mainstay where everyone from Charlton Heston to Madonna was served for over fifty years. Featuring a treasure trove of interviews and appearances by some of Hollywood's greatest legends and brightest stars, this enticing film celebrates the restaurant's glory days and bittersweet moments leading up to its climactic final course.
Told for the first time in English, Paul Preston;s new book tells the story of a preventable tragedy that cost many thousands of lives and ruined tens of thousands more at the end of the Spanish Civil War. This is the story of an avoidable humanitarian tragedy that cost many thousands of lives and ruined tens of thousands more. It has many protagonists but centres on three individuals.
The last days of world war ii [2-disc set]
Drawing upon the Cleveland Museum of Artâ s world-renowned collection of Chinese paintings, this volume presents an insightful study of a newly acquired work that occasions dialogue between traditional forms of art and contemporary environmental issues. Centered on a current and highly controversial venture that involves diverting water from the countryâ s Yangzi River, Ji Yun-feiâ s (b.
Join us for a day-by-day look at the last days of WWII. In this episode, 4-million residents turn out to cheer Eisenhower as he makes a triumphal 35-mile motorcade around New York City. As World War II neared completion, the Axis powers tried increasingly desperate strategies in last-ditch efforts to slow the Allies' inexorable advance. "The Last Days Of WWII" is a comprehensive, step-by-step account of the crucial decisions and personalities that culminated in Allied victory.
This ready-to-hang, gallery wrapped art piece features a hillside with trees and houses. Giclee (jee-clay) is an advanced printmaking process for creating high-quality fine art reproductions. The attainable excellence that Giclee printmaking affords makes the reproduction virtually indistinguishable from the original piece. The result is wide acceptance of Giclee by galleries, museums and private collectors.
Over the course of the 1990s, writer-directorï ï¾ Whit Stillmanï ï¾ made a trilogy of filmsï ï¾ about the acid tongues and broken hearts ofï ï¾ some haplessly erudite young Americans in New York and abroad. Set in the eighties, these films would trace the arc of that decade, led by Stillman'sï ï¾ Oscar-nominated debut,ï ï¾ Metropolitan, which introduced moviegoers to a strange, endangered species of privileged New Yorker dubbed the "urban haute bourgeoisie.
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This ready-to-hang, matted framed art piece features a hillside with trees and houses. Giclee (jee-clay) is an advanced printmaking process for creating museum quality fine art reproductions. This high-quality print is matted using black matting and comes in a black frame. A clear acrylic facing is added to protect the print. The piece is fully assembled by professional framers and comes ready to hang.
Beresina: Or the Last Days of Switzerland
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This ready-to-hang, matted framed art piece features a hillside with trees and houses. Giclee (jee-clay) is an advanced printmaking process for creating museum quality fine art reproductions. This high-quality print is matted using antique white matting and comes in a black frame. A clear acrylic facing is added to protect the print. The piece is fully assembled by professional framers and comes ready to hang.
This ready-to-hang, matted framed art piece features a hillside with trees and houses. Giclee (jee-clay) is an advanced printmaking process for creating museum quality fine art reproductions. This high-quality print is matted using antique white matting and comes in a wood frame. A clear acrylic facing is added to protect the print. The piece is fully assembled by professional framers and comes ready to hang.
This ready-to-hang piece in a gold ornate frame features a hillside with trees and houses. Giclee (jee-clay) is an advanced printmaking process for creating museum quality fine art reproductions. A clear acrylic facing is added to protect the print. The piece is fully assembled by professional framers and comes ready to hang.