"I am continually surprised by the truth of his assertions, the modernity of his thought, the originality of his mind, his humanity, and, most remarkable of all, his foresight." (Martin Gilbert) "The bible of Churchill quotations" (Jack S. Churchill) ..
M Gates served as secretary of defence from 2006 – 2011. He also served as an
Officer of the United States Air Force and worked for the Central Intelligence
Agency before being appointed director of the agency by President George H.W
Bush. He was a member of the National Security Council staff in four
administrations and served eight presidents of both political parties.
Features a giant, lavishly illustrated timeline that plots our journey through history and brings the past to life, from the earliest tool maker to digital technology .Includes more than 1,500 photographs, illustrations, maps and graphics. The ultimate guide to the history of the World, Century by Century, Year by Year..
The Nigerian Century captures the essence of Nigeria, it's people and power and the creative energy that engineers it's colourful and sometimes trubulent history. From the era of Lord Lugard through the often times bloody anti-colonial struggle to the heady days of the immediate post-independence era and the uncertain dark days of the Civil War...