Days of Our Years has 18 ratings and 2 reviews. Christine said: The book is at his best when Van Paassen is relating the stories that he has uncovered on. I found this perhaps, the most stimulating and challenging roving journalist’s story since Vincent Sheean’s. Days of our years by Pierre Van Paassen, , The Dial Press edition, hardcover in English.
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Nate Mundy marked it as to-read May 17, English Choose a language for shopping. Busiku Silenga rated it it was amazing Dec 03, I read it after they passed away. The story of a generation through the eyes of a Dutch born American Journalist. Brendan marked it as to-read Aug yars, Table of Contents Days of Our Years by Pierre Ban Paassen on page error on line 14 the date should be see Error below The author is a very articulate and lively fly on the wall for the reader.
Add to wishlist E-mail a link to this book. On page in the chapter called ‘After Seven Centuries”of this important and readable book there is a date error on line 14 of page it incorrectly states “” as the date of Paris Peace Conference it should read – on the other hand line 19 does paasen and should read “” so there is an error in line 14 there is no error pierree line Not as easy reading, not as adventurous as some, but cutting deeper into the facts behind what he saw and felt and reported.
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Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. History Created April 1, 10 revisions Download catalog record: To Number Our Days 1st ed. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Days of our years. Susan marked it as to-read Jan 10, He added, moreover, that there was no confirmation from any reliable source on that horrible business in Bulgaria.
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Van Paassen’s views of the potential of the Soviet Union appear to have changed between andand here he writes less about Russia, and less optimistically about it, than in his writings of the s and s.
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Van Paassen, Pierre 1895-1968
Nothing quite whets the appetite for rare and collectible books like old and pierree cookbooks. Pierte he became one of the first non-Jews in America to yeads favorably about the campaign to establish a Jewish national home in Palestine, and remained a Zionist supporter afterwards. Correspondents like George SeldesSamuel Spivak, David Darrah Gedye, and myself discovered only too soon that if we did speak out, we did not last very long, either in the countries in which we were stationed or in our jobs.
Overall a fascinating book. The book only slightly extends Van Paassen’s account past the period before the U. And finally, the accusation of heresy, the trial and torture, and the burning at the stake. Edited by Samuel Goldring. See all 11 reviews. Still in freezer after 3 weeks. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Learn more about Amazon Prime.
AuthorEditorOtherCreatorCorrespondent. And be sure, the book will sell. A pilgrim’s vow by Pierre Van Paassen Book 2 editions published in in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide. Most widely held works about Pierre Van Paassen.