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I Choose to Live
3.58
Good story from a survivor of the Dutroux Affair that shook the whole of Europe. Marc Detroux tortured in his basement few young girls. Sabine Dardenn...more
Jan 2008
Jan 29, 2008
 
Węgierski pacjent (A magyar beteg)
3.00
**spoiler alert** True story about the last Hungarian POW, who had spent most of his life in Soviet and Russian mental hospital while being completely...more
May 2008
May 07, 2008
 
Legionistka. Od śniegów północy po piaski Sahary
4.08
I bought this book in Cheap Book Warehouse as I was looking for engaging story to read. As I'm a little bit interested in French Foreign Legion, I too...more
May 2007
Jul 18, 2007
 
The War Magician
3.84
**spoiler alert** Fascinating story from WWII. Its main character is great magician of all time, Jasper Maskelyne. British government drafted him to l...more
Dec 20, 2006
May 04, 2008
 
Bękart Hitlera
3.75
World history in life of an ordinary man, who as a citizen of Britain lived in Nazi - ruled Germany, survived bombings of Dresden and tried to made hi...more
Apr 09, 2006
May 04, 2008
 
Afghanistan, Where God Only Comes To Weep
4.12
When men go to war evrything else depends on women. When men fight with real or fake enemy, women have to make miracles to feed themselves, their chil...more
Feb 2006
Jul 25, 2007
 
Wayne: An Abused Child's Story of Courage, Survival, and Hope
4.07
A story about being abused child living in poor family - where father is sadist, mother - not willing to defend the children, and siblings spying on e...more
Jan 2004
Jul 18, 2007
 
Heroine of the Desert
3.49
Cultural diffrences between the European and a person from Middle East. Children taken awat from their mothers by their own fathers, who don't want th...more
Jan 2005
May 04, 2008
 
Emma's War
3.79
Story of love of Emma, worker of international organization coming to Sudan to help people hurted during the longest-running civil war and suffering f...more
Jan 2007
Jan 29, 2008
 
Żołnierz Legii Cudzoziemskiej
3.62
True story of a British young guy, who served in French Foreign Legion for 5 years (first period of time you spent in there cause of costs of training...more
Jan 2006
Jul 18, 2007
 
The Tears Of Sheba: Tales Of Survival And Intrigue In Arabia
3.42
Insight to widely unknown culture and memoirs of a women, who survived civil war. There are public beheadings and forced marriages in country where bl...more
Jan 2008
May 04, 2008
 
Jarhead: A Marine's Chronicle of the Gulf War and Other Battles
3.58
Being a jarhead - a member of US marine corps - sent for the Gulf War to Saudi Arabia isn't easy especially when you're young. Breaking stereotypes ab...more
Apr 2008
May 18, 2008
 
Ucieczka z Lahore
4.00
About differences on cultural matters strongly connected with love, kids and sex. It shows that no matter how long you live in foreign country of diff...more
Nov 2007
May 08, 2008
 
My Wounded Heart: The Life of Lilli Jahn, 1900-1944
3.77
Collection of letters very informative about Germany in 1930s showing everyday life of Lilli, a Jewish doctor, her husband - a physician, and their ki...more
Jan 2005
Mar 16, 2008
 
Ostatni tancerz Mao
4.09
The way of determination and will to change one's life. Inside view into Chinease sport and art school, where teachers control pupils and pupils contr...more
Aug 04, 2007
Jul 18, 2007
 
Zapomnijcie o córce
3.89
Real life story about a girl, who spent nearly five years in Bangkok Hilton, her fight for survival.

Never try to smuggle drugs - it can end very badl...more
Aug 2006
Jul 18, 2007
 
Mr. China: A Memoir
3.76
Another book showing cultural, sociological and mental differences between East and West. This time it's about the way of making business.
Jan 2008
Jul 25, 2007
 
I Was Saddam's Son
3.94
Real story - brutal, but true as the life in Iraq as copy of dictator's son. Change from a normal, average person into a brutal man.
Mar 12, 2008
Jan 29, 2008
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