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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Sometimes the writer often maintains a dark sense of humor in the most impossible of circumstances. Pierre van Paassen Journalist, Schriftsteller und unitarischer Pfarrer. He veers sharply from accepted positions, and in this book, reveals some pretty sensational things. Mike Duffy rated it it was amazing Jul 31, Last edited by Samuel Goldring. Lists with This Book. Most widely held works by Pierre Van Paassen.
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Van Paassen, Pierre 1895-1968
Not as easy reading, not as adventurous as some, but cutting deeper into the facts behind what he saw and felt and reported. Days of our years Close. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. The book is at his best when Van Paassen is relating the stories that he has uncovered on his travels as a journalist traveling the world between the wars.
At times it was a tough read, but what I was able to learn of the years between the world wars was well worth it.
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He was born in GorinchemNetherlandsthen emigrated with his parents to Canada in No trivia or quizzes yet. Still in freezer after 3 weeks. I found vqn perhaps, the most stimulating and challenging roving journalist’s story since Vincent Sheean’s. This book was in my parents’ collection. Enormous eye for details and a complete description of events and people influencing the First World War.
Days of Our Years by Pierre Van Paassen (1939, Hardback)
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So I, too, remained silent. Barbara rated it really liked it Sep 18, Collectors edition was right. He will be a Negro! He veers sharply from accepted positions, and in this book, reveals some pretty sensational things.
Tulio Albuquerque rated it it was amazing Nov 07, 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 – Earlier, Germany’s January commercial dayss for the output of the Spanish and Spanish Moroccan mines had gone awry with the opposition of a newly elected government in Madrid.
Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. 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 read and should read “” so there is an error in line 14 there is no error in line The Tower of Terzel by Pierre Van Paassen Book 5 editions published between and in English and Danish and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide Conflict between wealthy landowners and their tenants over the introduction of agricutlural machinery in Flanders in the late nineteenth century.
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