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Marina Amaral is a Brazilian artist known for her colorizations of historical black and white photographs.
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Leonardo da Vinci
Walter Isaacson - Oct 02, 2018 (first published in 2017)
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"He was history's most creative genius. What secrets can he teach us? The author of the acclaimed bestsellers Steve Jobs, Einstein, and Benjamin Franklin brings Leonardo da Vinci to life in this exciting new biography. Based on thousands of pages from Leonardo's astonishing notebooks and new discoveries about his life and work, Walter Isaacson weav...
Marina Amaral
May 21, 2019
I'm reading this book for the second time. For me, it's one of the best biographies written in the last few years.     source
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Killers of the King
Charles Spencer - Feb 16, 2016 (first published in 2014)
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On August 18, 1648, with no relief from the siege in sight, the royalist garrison holding Colchester Castle surrendered and Oliver Cromwell's army firmly ended the rule of Charles I of England. To send a clear message to the fallen monarch, the rebels executed four of the senior officers captured at the castle. Yet still the king refused to accept ...
Marina Amaral
Sep 25, 2018
@janemarie7650 @cspencerbooks_ @cspencer1508 It is a fantastic book     source
The Woman Who Wasn't There
The True Story of an Incredible Deception
Robin Gaby Fisher - Apr 03, 2012
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The astounding story of Tania Head, whose heartrending account of surviving the World Trade Center attacks made her a celebrityuntil it all turned out to be an elaborate hoax.  It was a tale of loss and recovery, of courage and sorrow, of horror and inspiration. Tania Heads astonishing account of her experience on September 11, 2001from crawling th...
Marina Amaral
Jul 26, 2018
Have you ever heard the story of Tania Head, the woman who fooled everyone for years posing as a 9-11 survivor? Her story is sickening and intriguing. I've just finished reading the book (and there's also a great documentary on Amazon). Highly recommended.     source