Vicky Eastwood

5 Added | 1 Magazine | 4 Following | @Vickster14 | Keep up with Vicky Eastwood on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Vicky Eastwood”

Lost London

• <b>Author:</b> Richard Guard<p><i>Lost London</i> is the story of the city as told through the buildings, parks and palaces that are no longer with us. Places like the Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens, the leading venue for public entertainment in the city for over 200 years, or the Palace of Whitehall whose 1500 rooms …

Road of Bones

• <b>Author:</b> Fergal Keane<p>(This ebook contains a limited number of illustrations. Maps are best viewed on a tablet.)<p>The epic story of one of the most savage battles of the Second World War.<p>Kohima. In this remote Indian village near the border with Burma, a tiny force of British and Indian troops faced …

The Man Who Broke into Auschwitz

• <b>Author:</b> Denis Avey & Rob Broomby<p>THE MAN WHO BROKE INTO AUSCHWITZ is the extraordinary true story of a British soldier who marched willingly into Buna-Monowitz, the concentration camp known as Auschwitz III.In the summer of 1944, Denis Avey was being held in a POW labour camp, E715, near Auschwitz …

Return of a King

• <b>Author:</b> William Dalrymple<p>In the spring of 1839, the British invaded Afghanistan for the first time. Led by lancers in scarlet cloaks and plumed shakos, nearly 20,000 British and East India Company troops poured through the high mountain passes and re-established on the throne Shah Shuja ul-Mulk.<p>On …