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Modern Greeks : Greece in World War II, the German Occupation and National Resistance, the Civil War

by Stassinopoulos, Costas

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1997
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1st.US Edition
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9781889247014
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Washington: American Hellenic Institute Foundation, 1997 "The author fought in the heroic resistance against the fascist invaders and vividly recounts how Greece, ancient cradle of democracy, helped save democracy in its darkest hour. The sacrifice, honor, and successes of the Greek armed forces and the Greek guerrillas drew the admiration of the free world and kindled hope for the final… Read more
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House Arrest

by Vlachos,Helen

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1970
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1st.US Edition.
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Boston: Gambit, 1970 Eleni Vlachou, owner of the influential daily "Kathimerini" at the time of the Colonels military coup, refused to print a censored newspaper. After being held under house arrest in Athens she finally escaped (using false papers) and revealed the tyranny of the Junta. 183p. plates. index.. 1st.US Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips.
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Stelmark : A Family Recollection

by Petrakis,Harry Mark

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1970
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Fine
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1st.US Edition.
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New York: David McKay, 1970 Memories of a Greek-American growing up in Chicago. Author inscription on half title.dated 1978. Signed by Author. 1st.US Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Blood and Tears: Greece 1940-1949: a Story of War and Love

by Papavizas, George Constantine

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2005
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1st US Ed..
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9781889247045
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Washington: American Hellenic Institute Foundation, 2005 A powerful autobiography set in the turbulent decade of 1940s Greece. Through the eyes of an impressionable and intelligent young man who came of age in a time of world war, foreign occupation, resistance, and civil war, we witness the tragedy and trauma suffered by Greece. While uniquely personal, this is also the story… Read more
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Maria Callas : The Woman Behind the Legend

by Stassinopoulos, Arianna

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Published
1981
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Fine
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1st.US Edition.
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9780671255831
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1981 "This is the story of Maria Callas, who transformed herself from a chubby, painfully shy girl into a magnificent celebrated soprano, the likes of which we've yet to see again "Based on many personal as well as published sources. 383p. Photographs.index. . 1st.US Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine.
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Axios Esti : Apo ton Mesopolemo Ste Chreokopiak

by Malouchos, Georgios P. & Theodorakis, Mikis

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2010
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New Book from Greece
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1st Greek Edition.
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9789606775567
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Athens: Ekdotikos Organismos P. Kyriakide, 2010 Cover title "Mikis Theodorakis chronia Axios Esti : Synthetes Aphegeitai te Zoe tou ston Georgio P. Maloucho kai mila gia ten historia tes neoteres Helladas apo to mesopolemo ste chreokopia." For 85 years Mikis Theodorakis has been critic and a particpant in events and crises in Greece,.Thie interviews recorded… Read more
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Mikis Theodorakis : Music and Social Change

by Giannaris,George

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Published
1972
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1st UK Edition.
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9780049200388
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London: Allen & Unwin, 1972 Fascinating, well documented biography of Theodorakis covering both his contributions to Greek music and his involvement in politics. 322p. plates bibliography,discography.index . Spine of the dj sun faded,else near fine.. 1st UK Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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Greek Fire : The Story of Maria Callas and Aristotle Onassis

by Gage, Nicholas

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2000
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1st.US Edition.
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9780375402449
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New York: A.A.Knopf, 2000 1st.US Edition.. Hard Cover. New/New.
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Democracy at Gunpoint : The Greek Front.

by Papandreou, Andreas G

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1970
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1st UK Edition.
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Garden City: Doubleday, 1970 Papandreou's own account of the events leading up to April 21st.1967 and the rule of the military junta, and his own imprisonment and eventual release. 338p.. 1st UK Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good, Price Clipped.
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Democracy at Gunpoint : The Greek Front.

by Papandreou, Andreas G

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Published
1971
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1st UK Edition.
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9780233963013
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London: Andre Deutsch, 1971 Papandreou's own account of the events leading up to April 21st.1967 and the rule of the military junta, and his own imprisonment and eventual release. 338p.. 1st UK Edition.. Hard Cover. As New/Fine.
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Escape from Amorgos

by Mylonas, George

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Published
1974
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New York: Scribners, 1974 Story of the enforced political exile on the island of Amorgos of a Greek politician by the junta and his eventual escape.(minor signs of library ownership). 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Ex-Library.
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Lettres a Lawrence Durrell (1961-1982) = Grammata Ston Lawence Durrell (1961-1982)

by Stephanides, Theodore

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2006
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First Thus.
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Paris / Athens: Presses Universitaires De Paris /Ekdoseis Gavrielides, 2006 Parallel text in Greek and French, Translated by Barbara Papastavrou-Koroniotakis. Preface de Corinne Alexandre-Garner. 275p.. First Thus.. French Wraps. As New. Illus. by Translated by Barbara Papastavrou-Koroniotakis.
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Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder

by Huffington - Stassinopoulou, Arianna

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Published
2014
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Reprint.
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9780804140843
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New York: Harmony Books, 2014 Arianna Huffington's personal wake-up call came in the form of a broken cheekbone and a nasty gash over her eye--the result of a fall brought on by exhaustion and lack of sleep. As the cofounder and editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post Media Group--one of the fastest growing media companies in the world--celebrated as one of… Read more
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Deep Salt Water

by Apostolides, Marianne

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Published
2017
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First Edition.
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9781771662789
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Toronto: Book Thug, 2017 Deep Salt Water is an intimate memoir about abortion, expressed through the language and imagery of the ocean. By gravitating around a central love storythe reconnection of a couple whod had an abortion twenty years earlier, the book draws its readers, inexorably, into global themes of loss, time, and creation. 174p. illus.. Signed by Author. First… Read more
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Onassis : Aristotle and Christina

by Davis, L.J.

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Published
1986
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Very Good
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First Pbk.Ed..
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9780312902896
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New York: St.Martin's Press., 1986 First Pbk.Ed... Pbk. Very Good.
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He Dynami Tou Metrou : Ta Viomata Mou, Pou Borei Na Einai Kai Dika Sou

by Svolos, Achilleas

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Published
2015
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1st Greek Ed.
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9789601664880
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Athens: Ekdoseis Patakis, 2015 A prominent Greek businessman recounts events in his life from the Nazi occupation and Civil War through to his present successes.159p. illus [some col]. 1st Greek Ed.. French Wraps. New.
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Himerologio Tis Mikrasiatikes Ekstrateias + He Dike Ton Ex

by Vasilikos, Nikos & Vassilikos, Vassilis

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Published
1992
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9789602355169
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Athens: Ekdoseis Agnose, 1992 Diary of the author's experiences in the Asia Minor campaign September 1918-September 1922. Followed by "He dike ton ex : apo ta estenographemena praktika" regarding thr treason trail of November 1922 by his son. 403p.map.. French Wraps. As New.
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To Aporreto Hemerologio sto Kastri : Exi Chronia Konta ston Andrea : Martyria-Dokoumento

by Keramas, Vasiles

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Published
1989
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1st Greek Edition.
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Athens: Ekdoseis Papazese, 1989 A police officer fired by the Junta in 1967, the author emigrated to Australia until 1977 . He was involved in PAK and with the activities of Andreas Papandreou.From 1975 to 1977 was special secretary of the "Greek Orthodox Community of Melbourne and Victoria" and was Organizational Secretary of PASOK Melbourne. In 1977 he returned to… Read more
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Ask Me Again Tomorrow: A Life in Progress

by Dukakis, Olympia & Heckman, Emily

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Published
2003
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1st US Edition.
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9780060188214
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New York: HarperCollins, 2003 ".this internationally renowned film and stage reveals her struggle to assimilate as a first-generation Greek-American, her long alienation from her mother and how that finally resolved itself, her battles with addiction and her volatile personal relationships, and the efforts it took her to overcome all of this and achieve excellence in her professional calling. A story… Read more
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Who Was Who in the Greek World

by Bowder, Diane [ed]

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Published
1984
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First Pbk.Ed..
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9780671501594
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New York: Washington Square Press, 1984 Compact and comprehensive way of identifying ancient Greeks in their context. 457p. Maps, Genealogical tables, bibliography, index.. First Pbk.Ed... Pbk. Near Fine.
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