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Secret of Crete

by Wunderlich,Hans Georg

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1974
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New York: Macmillan., 1974 "Hans Wunderlich is a geologist who happened to be in Crete in 1970, when he took the opportunity of visiting Sir Arthur Evan's celebrated reconstruction of the so-called Palace of King Minos at Knossos - the legendary labyrinth where Theseus once defeated the dreaded Minotaur. This chance visit drew him into one of the greatest archaeological… Read more
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Nazi Victory : Crete 1941

by Thomas,David

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1972
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BCE
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New York: Stein & Day., 1972 "When German paratroops dropped on Crete in 1941, it was the first and only time in the history of warfare that an island was conquered from the air. But the Battle of Crete was a far greater triumph for the Nazis than most Americans know: three British cruisers and eight destroyers were sunk.David Thomas"s… Read more
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Crete : Tourist Guide

by Lamprou, Maria

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2001
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9781894658133
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Toronto: Marmatakis / Mardin Publishing, 2001 282 p. illus.col. Soft Cover. New.
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Rhapsody to Krete

by Hryciuk, Marshall

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2007
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1st Can Ed.
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9780920489253
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Toronto: Imago Press, 2007 Poetry inspired by trhe author's love of Crete and the ancient Minoan culture.Unpaginated [62 pages] Endpapers of coloured hand-made paper. . 1st Can Ed.. Softcover. New.
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The Island

by Hislop, Victoria

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2006
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9780755329649
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London: Headline/ Review, 2006 "On the brink of a life-changing decision, Alexis Fielding longs to find out about her mother's past. But, Sofia has never spoken of it. All she admits to is growing up in a small Cretan village before moving to London. When Alexis decides to visit Crete, however, Sofia gives her daughter a letter to take to… Read more
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Crete 1941 Eyewitnessed

by Hadjipateras, Costas N & Fafalios,Maria S.

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1989
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First Edition
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9789602261842
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Athens: Efstathiadis, 1989 This is not a book of military history. It is a human document. It is the story of all those Greeks, Allies and Germans who lived and witnessed every moment of the eleven-day battle of Crete, the one and only airbourne invasion in history. Combined with the six-month Greek epic on mainland Greece this epoch-making campaign greatly… Read more
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The Fall of Crete

by Clark,Allan

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1993
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Fine
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Re-issue.
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9789602260906
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Athens: Efstathiadis., 1993 It was one of the most dramatic battles of the Second World War--a truly epic story. For both Allies and Axis powers, Crete offered immense strategic importance for controlling the Mediterranean, with great naval harbors, level areas for airfields, and mountain anti-aircraft positions. How did it happen, then, that in 1941, German paratroopers--outnumbered 5 to 1 and… Read more
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Greece and Crete 1941

by Buckley, Christopher

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2002
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9789602260418
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Athens: Efstathiadis., 2002 After the Second World War the British HMSO issued a series of short military histories based on official documents and written for the general reader . This volume recounts the campaigns in Greece and Crete in 1941 that were overwhelmed by the Nazi invasion of Greece "In the campaign in Greece and the battle for Crete… Read more
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Secret of Crete

by Wunderlich,Hans Georg

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Published
1987
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Reissue
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9789602262610
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Athens: Efstathiadis., 1987 "Hans Wunderlich is a geologist who happened to be in Crete in 1970, when he took the opportunity of visiting Sir Arthur Evan's celebrated reconstruction of the so-called Palace of King Minos at Knossos - the legendary labyrinth where Theseus once defeated the dreaded Minotaur. This chance visit drew him into one of the greatest archaeological mysteries… Read more
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Winds of Crete

by Doren, David MacNeil

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1974
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9789602260920
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Athens: Efstathiadis., 1974 Here is a fresh, wholly personal, frank yet affectionate account of six years living on Crete, travelling all over the sland, meeting all kinds of people and everywhere encountering the Homeric island hospitality." 231p.plates.map.index . Re-issue. Pbk. As New.
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Wild Flowers of Crete

by Sfikas, Giorgos (George)

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1995
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9789602260524
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Athens: Efstathiadis., 1995 150 lustrations in colour by the author. George Sfikas is an expert on the subject of Greek flora and fauna and has written many books and papers. For his great contribution towards the protection of Greeces flora and fauna, Sfikas received in 1986 from the Athens Academy the special award for the Conservation of the Environment. 310P.… Read more
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Ahish Shel Sofiia =The Island

by Hislop, Victoria

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2008
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9789654824446
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Tel Aviv: Yediot Aharonot, 2008 ranslated into Hewbrew by Sharon Preminger.. "On the brink of a life-changing decision, Alexis Fielding longs to find out about her mother's past. But, Sofia has never spoken of it. All she admits to is growing up in a small Cretan village before moving to London. When Alexis decides to visit Crete, however, Sofia gives… Read more
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Crete on the Half Shell: A Story About an Island, Good Friends and Food

by Ayanoglu, Byron

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2003
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New
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1st.Can Ed..
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9780002006354
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Toronto: HarperFlamingo, 2003 Greek-Canadian author, cook - and irrepressible gourmet - takes time off for an extended trip to his homeland and spends a delicious time eating his way through Crete. 268p.. 1st.Can Ed... Hardcover. New/New.
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The Find of a Lifetime : Sir Arthur Evans and the Discovery of Knossos.

by Horwitz,Sylvia

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Published
1981
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9780670135752
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New York: Viking Press, 1981 Enjoyable biography of Sir Arthur Evans and his discoveriy of the Minoans Palace at Knossos. HC 278p. map.bibliography.index.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Before Knossos: Arthur Evans's Travels in the Balkans and Crete

by Brown, Ann C

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1993
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1st UK Edition.
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9781854440297
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Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1993 Based on Evans's travel diary and sketchbooks, and illustrated throughout with contemporary drawings, photographs and modern comparisons, this book describes journeys made in Crete between 1894 and 1899 visiting archaeological sites, many in remote areas which are still unexcavated. 92 p. illus [some col] maps, bibliography.index. 1st UK Edition.. Softcover. Near Fine.
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Ten Days to Destiny : The Battle for Crete, 1941

by Kiriakopoulos, G,C [George]

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Published
1983
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Good
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1st US Edition.
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9780531097854
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Franklin Watts, 1983 "The battle for Crete made history because it was the first Airborne attack without the benefit of ground troops. And it was the first battle in which the civilian populations stood shoulder to shoulder with the military, fighting for their precious freedom. The historical significance of Crete is directly linked to the outcome of the war." ;… Read more
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The Ariadne Objective: The Underground War to Rescue Crete from the Nazis

by Davis, Wes

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2000
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9780307460134
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New York: Crown Publishers, 2000 In the bleakest years of World War II, when it appeared that nothing could slow the German army, Hitler set his sights on the Mediterranean island of Crete, the ideal staging ground for German domination of the Middle East. But German command had not counted on the eccentric band of British intelligence officers who would… Read more
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Poetic Localities : Photographs of the Adirondacks, Cambridge, Crete, Italy and Athens

by Stillman, William J.; Ehrenkranz, Anne (editor); Eisler, Colin (editor)

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Published
1992
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1st.US Ed..
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9780893813161
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Gordonsville,(VA): Aperture Foundation,, 1992 W.J.Stillman was an avid photographer in the 19th. Century, and he took wonderful pictures [1869] of the Acropolis and Athens [1882] and Crete [1865-1868] whilst he served in Greece as the American Consul (His wife was Greek - Maria Spartali, a well known Pre-Raphaelite artist, who died tragically) 126p.. 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. As New/Fine.
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Poetic Localities : Photographs of the Adirondacks, Cambridge, Crete, Italy and Athens

by Stillman, William J.; Ehrenkranz, Anne (editor); Eisler, Colin (editor)

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1992
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9780893813161
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Gordonsville,(VA): Aperture Foundation,, 1992 W.J.Stillman was an avid photographer in the 19th. Century, and he took wonderful pictures [1869] of the Acropolis and Athens [1882] and Crete [1865-1868] whilst he served in Greece as the American Consul (His wife was Greek - Maria Spartali, a well known Pre-Raphaelite artist, who died tragically) 126p.. 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. Very Good/Good with… Read more
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To Nisi (The Island)

by Hislop, Victoria

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2007
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9789603643296
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Athens: Dioptra, 2007 "On the brink of a life-changing decision, Alexis Fielding longs to find out about her mother's past. But, Sofia has never spoken of it. All she admits to is growing up in a small Cretan village before moving to London. When Alexis decides to visit Crete, however, Sofia gives her daughter a letter to take to an… Read more
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