Fire and Ashes

Fire and Ashes

Author: Michael Ignatieff

Publisher: Harvard University Press

ISBN: 9780674729650

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 205

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In 2005 Michael Ignatieff left Harvard to lead Canada's Liberal Party and by 2008 was poised to become Prime Minister. It never happened. He describes what he learned from his bruising defeat about compromise and the necessity of bridging differences in a pluralist society. A reflective, compelling account of modern politics as it really is.
Fire and Ashes
Language: en
Pages: 205
Authors: Michael Ignatieff
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-19 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

In 2005 Michael Ignatieff left Harvard to lead Canada's Liberal Party and by 2008 was poised to become Prime Minister. It never happened. He describes what he learned from his bruising defeat about compromise and the necessity of bridging differences in a pluralist society. A reflective, compelling account of modern
Fire and Ashes
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Michael Ignatieff
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-19 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

In 2005 Michael Ignatieff left Harvard to lead Canada's Liberal Party and by 2008 was poised to become Prime Minister. It never happened. He describes what he learned from his bruising defeat about compromise and the necessity of bridging differences in a pluralist society. A reflective, compelling account of modern
Fire and Ashes
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Duncan Hamilton
Categories: Cricket players
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher:

Summary: "This fully illustrated, hardback, book is a celebration of the 18 living Yorkshire players who have participated in the Ashes Test."--Publisher description.
Fire in the Ashes
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Jonathan Kozol
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-28 - Publisher: Crown

In this powerful and culminating work about a group of inner-city children he has known for many years, Jonathan Kozol returns to the scene of his prize-winning books Rachel and Her Children and Amazing Grace, and to the children he has vividly portrayed, to share with us their fascinating journeys
Antoni Gaudí
Language: en
Pages: 223
Authors: Juan José Lahuerta
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher:

When the Corbusian International Modern style, with its contempt for ornament, imposed itself on architecture, figures like Gaudi (1852-1926) were relegated to the sidelines. In this volume, Lahuerta situates Gaudi in his context and vindicates his fin-de-siecle bohemian modernity. Embodied in such powerful images as the equation of the spires