The coming-of-age story of a group around a rock bath in Pagrati. Its members can easily go in and out of important places such as Alsos, the cafes Lentzos and Pastry Family, the rock club Kyttaro, the Galaxy bar at the Hilton. They are unconsciously present and at the same time consciously absent, ..
Ibrahim Yarmakamakis will see the world change dramatically. Turmoil, rebellions, Balkan wars and population exchanges. The pain of uprooting, refugee and death. His personal story will be dragged into the maelstrom of time. In love with the beautiful Jemile, he will marry her and lose her in the bi..
SHAKESPEARE: THE WHOLE TRUTH ABOUT HIS LIFEBryson BillPublisher MetaichmioISBN 9786180329971William Shakespeare, the most important person in English letters, left us a legacy of about one million words. For his life, however, we know few and scattered facts that illuminate the labyrinth of assumpti..
1936. THE IMPOSITION OF THE METAXA DICTATORSHIPKoumas ManolisPublisher MetaichmioISBN 9786180329858The Metaxa dictatorship was not only the result of the impasse faced by the political world in 1936, but was the culmination of a phenomenon - the National Divide - that plagued Greece for at least two..
GREAT EXPECTATIONS: THE DREAM OF EUROPEMak GeertPublisher MetaichmioISBN 9786180327687The collapse of the European dream and the dissolution of the post-war order in a tragically relevant book.Grabbing the thread from its end In Europe, at the turn of the new millennium, award-winning journalist and..
Smyrna, beautiful and sung a thousand timesAuthor: Thomas KorovinisISBN: 978-618-03-2832-5Number of Pages: 320Those who knew Smyrna up close were happy to admire its natural beauties. The well-traveled and open-minded Herodotus wrote that his eyes did not see a more beautiful city. The greatest orat..
In the Name of Refuge - From the Tearful Christmas of 1922 to the Reigning Republic of 1924Author: Tzanakaris Vassilis I.ISBN: 978-960-566-858-7Number of Pages: 652Easter of 1923. The earthly body of the refugee Christ hangs on a tree. Bloody, tortured, crucified. The whole land of Asia Minor, from ..
To death! The trial and execution of the six through the minutes, the omitted and the "trifles" of the newspapersAuthor: Tzanakaris Vassilis I.ISBN: 978-960-566-859-4Number of Pages: 747After the bestseller Tearful Asia Minor, 1919-1922: The years that shook Greece that won the State Prize and the b..
Εάλω. Smyrna. Tearful Asia Minor 1919-1922Revised version. Enriched with new elementsAuthor: Tzanakaris Vassilis I.ISBN: 978-618-03-2831-8Number of Pages: 922From the glittering halls of Versailles and the "Paris of Hope" to the bloody soils of Asia Minor, from Izmir, Constantinople, Eski Sehir, Afy..
A dark room 1967-1974Ioannidis and the trap of Cyprus - The oils in the Aegean - The role of the AmericansAuthor: Papachelas, AlexisISBN: 978-618-03-2742-7Number of Pages: 630The book sheds light on some of the most debated questions in modern Greek history: the overthrow of dictator Papadopoulos by..
The secret files of KaramanlisAuthor: Kottakis, ManolisCurator: Kasapaki AntaISBN: 978-960-14-3673-9Number of Pages: 427The invisible link between wiretapping, pipeline diplomacy, natural gas, the deadly fires of 2007, the threats against the former prime minister, the veto in Bucharest, Vatopedi an..
Really, what would happen if you fell into a black hole?What is the best way to find someone who is missing?Why is ketchup so hard to get out when the bottle is full?These are just a few of the funny, weird, interesting and, often, completely paradoxical questions that the Sunday Telegraph readers a..