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Albania By Zhingoora Books
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Albania, officially known as the Republic of Albania, is a country in Southeastern Europe. It is bordered by Montenegro to the northwest, Kosovo to the northeast, Macedonia to the east, and Greece to... More > the south and southeast. -Wikipedia< Less
Albania By Howard Colyer
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The fifty stories in this collection were written over sixteen years. Many of them are set in London, and many of them are about solitude. This book contains nearly all of the stories published in... More > three earlier volumes, Gregory Gun, Loneliness on Shooters Hill, and The Gallery. Some of the shorter tales have appeared in the magazine, Smoke: a London Peculiar.< Less
Jools Albania Photo Book By Greg Tye
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History of Albania, First Edition By Rory McCann
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Covers all aspects of Albanian history. Some topics included: History of Communist Albania History of Albania Timeline of Albanian history from 1994 List of Illyrian tribes Skanderbeg Epirus... More > (region) Northern Epirus Albanian nationalism and independence League of Prizren Aubrey Herbert Origin of the Albanians Arbëreshë Albanian Subversion< Less
History of Albania, First Edition By Rory McCann
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Covers all aspects of Albanian history. Some topics included: History of Communist AlbaniaHistory of AlbaniaTimeline of Albanian history from 1994List of Illyrian tribesSkanderbegEpirus... More > (region)Northern EpirusAlbanian nationalism and independenceLeague of PrizrenAubrey HerbertOrigin of the AlbaniansArbëreshëAlbanian Subversion< Less
Travel Journal Albania By E Locken
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Travel Journal Albania - Keep a diary of your holiday / vacation to Albania, includes diary, budget planner, activity planner, packing checklist and other useful aids to help you record and remember... More > every aspect of your trip.< Less
A History of Jews in Albania By Apostol Kotani
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Dr. Apostol Kotani tells the story of Jews in Albania from ancient times to the present. But most importantly, he documents what happened in Albania during World War II when no Jews were given up to... More > the holocaust even though Albania was occupied by Nazi Germany. Following the ancient Albanian code of Besa, Albanians from all walks of life sheltered Jews in their homes, always treating them as honored guests. Dr. Kotani served as a guide to Norman H. Gershman as he photographed Albanian rescuers for his book, Besa - Muslims Who Saved Jews In World War II. Dr. Kotani's research was instrumental to the movie about Mr. Gershman's project, Besa - The Promise. Here is the story of those who were rescued and the Albanians who sheltered them.< Less
ALBANIA ON MY MIND By Adam YAMEY
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The people of Albania achieved independence in 1912, having endured several centuries of Ottoman domination. After the First World War, they lived under a series of dictatorships beginning with that... More > of King Zog. He was followed by Mussolini, and then by Hitler. They were ‘liberated’ by the Communist partisans at the end of the Second World War, only to be subjected to yet another dictatorship. This was led by Enver Hoxha. During his 30 year ‘reign’ Albania became even more impenetrable to outside observers than North Korea is today. In this book about Albania, published to celebrate 100 years of Albania’s independence, Adam Yamey describes how his almost obsessive interest in the country developed and what he discovered about life inside the country’s closely guarded, tightly sealed borders when he managed to visit it in 1984, the last year of Enver Hoxha’s life.< Less
FROM ALBANIA TO SICILY By Adam YAMEY
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Albanian communities have been in existence in Sicily for over 500 years. Albanians have been living in Sicily since the 15th century. They have preserved their language and and traditions that... More > pre-date the arrival of the Ottomans in the Balkans. This volume is about the descendants of the Albanians who left their Balkan homelands when they were invaded by the Ottoman Turks in the 15th century. Known as the Arbëreshë in Sicily and the other parts of Italy where they settled, many of the descendants of these refugees have managed to continue their Albanian traditions, culture, and language whilst integrating harmoniously with their Italian neighbours. In this book, Adam Yamey describes his visit to the Sicilian Arbëreshë people and illustrates it with a profusion of fascinating photographs. Combining personal observation with in-depth research, this - at times entertaining, and always informative - personal travelogue is one of only a few books in English about Sicily's Albanians.< Less
Albania: A Narrative of Recent Travel By Max, Sir Beerbohm
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Edward Frederick (E.F.) Knight (23 April 1852 – 3 July... More > 1925) was an English barrister, soldier, journalist, and author of 20 books, many based on his dispatches as a war correspondent.Knight was born in England, and travelled with his family to British India at an early age. He was educated at Westminster School and Caius College, Cambridge, where he pursued legal studies. He was called to the Bar from Lincoln's Inn in 1879. However, he abandoned the legal profession to pursue a career in journalism instead, writing primarily for the Morning Post and The Times.During the Franco-Prussian War of 1870, while living in France at his fathers house in Honfleur he attempted to enlist with the French Army near Rouen, but was turned down as he was an alien. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Frederick_Knight< Less