History & Documents

John Allyn

47 Ronin Story

47 Ronin Story
"47 Ronin Story" is the unforgettable tale of a band of samurai who defied the Emperor to avenge the disgrace and death of their master, and faced certain death as a result. This set off a chain of events that led to one of the bloodiest episodes in ...read mor

Marcel Giraud-Mangin

A Secretary of a Legation

A Secretary of a Legation
“A Secretary of a Legation” is a memoir written by a diplomat at the beginning of XX century. This book is a mixture of reality and imagination. In the story has been intertwined actual events and an invented love intrigue. The main ...read mor

Pierre Voillery

Alexander Exarh. A Bulgarian Destiny

Alexander Exarh. A Bulgarian Destiny
This book is a result of patient research I started in the seventies, while I was preparing my PhD dissertation at the Higher Institute of Social Studies and the subject was the Bulgarian Revival and the West. It was my first encounter with ...read mor

Alfred Krispin

Antisemitism in Bulgaria Today

Antisemitism in Bulgaria Today
This book contains one-year researches on antisemitism in Bulgaria. The main purpose of these researches was to record the anti-Semitic manifestations in present-day Bulgaria on which grounds to be determined the extent of this ...read mor

Bernard Lory

Balkan Europe from 1945 until Today

Balkan Europe from 1945 until Today
It is said that the Balkans produce more history than it could be consumated. If the production is the multiplication of coups détat, revolutions, wars, etc., so the consuming would be reaching beyound the personal and family experiences ...read mor

Comte Robert de Bourboulon

Bulgarian Diaries

Bulgarian Diaries
Bulgarian Diaries is a recently identified documental story of one particular period of the Bulgarian history from 1887 to 1928. The author, the French Count Robert de Bourboulon, employed by Ferdinant as his private secretary, comes to Bulgaria ...read mor

Vicente Botin

Castro's Funeral

Castro's Funeral
From January 2005 to October 2008 Vicente Botin worked in Cuba – a difficult job given the strict control that the State Security exerts over foreign journalists. No one on the island is allowed to tell the truth about what really goes on ...read mor

Ivan P. Kamenarovic

Classical China

Classical China
A journey through time and space in the Ancient world of China, this book aims at students, tourists and people, interested in Ancient civilizations. Practical and distinct, it introduces the main characteristics of the richest of all Ancient ...read mor

Collective

Egypt

Egypt
This book is a kaleidoscope of information about Ancient Egypt. Every aspect of life is examined in it, including furniture, food, language and writing, religion, architecture and art, political administration. Before our eyes is unfold a vivid ...read mor

Meglena Kuneva

Europe of Citizens

Europe of Citizens
The book tells about Bulgarias negotiations with the EU and the Treaty, which our country signed: about the myths around these key events and the realities beyond the myths. In an illuminating manner, referring to numerous facts, she points out the ...read mor

René Puaux

From Sofia to Tchataldja

From Sofia to Tchataldja
René Puaux (1878 1937) was a correspondent of the Paris newspaper Le Tan. During the Balkan war (1912) he went on a mission to Bulgaria to describe the development of the war. His telegrams, letters and observations have documented piece ...read mor

Étienne de Poncins

Lisbon Treaty in 27 keys

Lisbon Treaty in 27 keys
The Treaty of Lisbon (initially known as the Reform Treaty) is an international agreement that amends the treaties governing the European Union (EU). The Lisbon Treaty was signed by the EU member states on 13 December 2007, and entered into force on ...read mor

Jung Chang, Jon Halliday

Mao: The Unknown Story

Mao: The Unknown Story
The most authoritative life of the Chinese leader ever written, Mao: The Unknown Story is based on a decade of research, and on interviews with many of Mao’s close circle in China who have never talked before — and with ...read mor

Collective (CIA)

Mapping the Global Future: Report of the National Intelligence Council's 2020 Project

Mapping the Global Future: Report of the National Intelligence Council's 2020 Project
As Niels Bohr noted, prediction is difficult, especially about the future. That said, anyone seriously interested in what the world might look like 15 years down the road should mull this impressive report from the National Intelligence Council. In ...read mor

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