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Remington 1858: The Gun That Won Scarlett
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Series: Famous Guns in Movies and History. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Weapons
The Remington 1858 or New Model Army Revolver has an intimate relationship with the film Gone With the Wind. After purchasing an 1858, research into its supposed use by the Dalton Gang and the discovery that this type of gun had been used as a prop in Gone with the Wind created a perfect opportunity to explore its dynamic history.
China Simplified: History's Greatest Hits
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014 by CS Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
A fast-rewind, take-no-prisoners journey through the pivotal moments in Chinese history skipping all the boring parts, when honestly not much happened here.
Tevye's Daughters: No Laughing Matter
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The Crawley sisters of Downton Abbey? The Bennet sisters of Pride & Prejudice? The daughters born to Zelophehad? Why mention any of these women in the same breath as the beloved characters in the Broadway musical Fiddler on the Roof? What is tradition? Who makes the matches? These questions are just as important now as when Tevye’s Daughters made their debut in 1964, maybe even more so.
Overcrowded and Understaffed a Breeding Ground for Violence
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
This book delves into the massive overcrowding and under-staffing that plagues the United States prison system. Prisons have many problems and they stem from the larger ones that seem harder to fix, yet the public focuses on those that are much smaller.
My Search for the Grave of June Miller
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by KAW Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
June Miller was wife of American "pornographic” author, Henry Miller. This book discusses June as Henry Miller’s muse, answers the question “Who was June Miller?,” & discusses June’s life with Henry, June’s life after Henry, & the discovery by author Tamworth Grice, a lifetime Henry Miller fan, of June Miller’s grave in a small rural cemetery in Northern Arizona. A must-read for Henry Miller fans!
The Rise of the Undead: A look at the transition of the vampire from villain to hero in popular culture
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,870. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
In the lineup of supernatural monsters, vampires stand apart for their prestige. This short book looks at the transition in pop culture from "Dracula" to "True Blood" and how the vampire character has changed over the years from disfigured monster to the heroine's boyfriend.
A Combat of Ninja
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Price: $5.29 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Office Fukunaga Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This book is made in order to let people all over the world who are interest in Ninjas know what “real Ninjas” were like. We narrowed down the theme to “battle” and explained the age that Ninjas lived in and introduced the tools and the weapons they actually used.
What Made the Golden Age Shine
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Thirty something old time radio podcaster Adam Graham explains what's so special about the golden age of radio, television, and film.
The Epic of Reformation: A Guide to the Faerie Queene
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,620. Language: Australian English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Edmund Spenser’s unfinished epic poem The Faerie Queene is English Lit’s best-kept secret. Not only is it a series of epic quest stories sprinkled liberally with battles, gore, monsters, and romance; it’s also a series of profound meditations on the Christian life and virtues, and on top of that, the whole thing symbolises Reformation theology and politics.
Insights: A Collection of Colorful and Humorous Opinions From Wild Brain Activities of An Observer
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014 by Kirk Posadas. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Ever wonder what is the opinion of others on a certain topic? Are you interested in checking out a different take on some things? Then download this book and find out humorous and sometimes angry insights about random things! Download now and find out!
Journey of Life
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Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: Simple English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
This very lovely full color book of poems is based on real life experience's and emotions that anyone can relate to. Each poem has a unique story behind it. The poems have identified some points in time when those personal, emotional experience's have become very realistic to us and they have been put into beautiful poems.
The Questionable Success of Unquestioned Excess: Martin Scorsese & The Wolf of Wall Street
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014 by Robert Cettl. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
American Capitalism as envisioned by Academy Award winning director Martin Scorsese. In this e-Book, Australian National Film & Sound Archive former SAR Research Fellow Robert Cettl takes a critical look at Scorsese's new film: at its ethical overtones (or lack of them), its celebration of excess and its divisive critical interpretation as allegory, satire and/or dark comedy.
Most Treasured Birthday Quotes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever wanted to convey unique and heartfelt birthday wishes to someone special in your life, but have had trouble finding perfect thing to say? Your search may be over. This book contains101 of the top reader rated quotes, with beautiful illustrations on each page, that will help you immensely and will be your guide in wishing your loved ones a happy birthday in your own special way.
B-Boys: A Children's Guide to the Origins of Hip Hop
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Music / Rap & Hip Hop
What most people call Breakdancing was originally called B-Boying, one of the five elements of Hip Hop culture. This book teaches children of all ages the origins of B-Boying, from the great tap dancers to James Brown to the movie Flashdance to being done by people all around the world.
Hitchcock Lost The Lost Silent Hitchcock and Frenzy 67
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Hitchcock Lost focuses on the story behind the lost silent Hitchcock, The Mountain Eagle and the remarkable, unmade project of the late 60s known as Kaleidoscope or Frenzy. The two film serve as anchor points in a career so rich in realized projects that their absence tantalizes like the green haze of desire Scottie's desire evokes at the Empire Hotel. The book also recounts the other stillborn p
Couples Scavenger Hunt – Paris
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
If you are looking for a quirky and unusual date in Paris, then this book is perfect for you! This book contains 50 clue-based questions that will send you and your date on a scavenger hunt throughout the city. If you want to add a little bit of history into your relationship, then you won’t want to miss this book!
The 8th Million Way to Die
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Robert Cettl. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
An in-depth critical re-appraisal and inside account of director Hal Ashby's final feature film 8 Million Ways to Die starring Jeff Bridges, Rosanna Arquette and Andy Garcia.
The Evolution Of The Vampire In Film and Television From Beast To Beauty
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,730. Language: British English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
An investigation of the modification and transformation of the vampire myth. Freud’s psychoanalytical theories and Jung’s explanation of the myth using analytical psychology provide a pragmatic base for understanding the human psyche. Repressed memories, desires and primordial images give rise to the archetypal hero that is the modern vampire. In response to modern representations.
The West Old & New
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,350. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Contemporary essays on life in western Montana as well historical stories based on true events.Articles about museums, people and events past and contemporary.
Stories of Vietnam
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
This book narrates 14 fairy tales,legends of Vietnam.Although it is illustrated,it is not a children book for such books usually narrate an edited version of their stories.This book submits an unexpurgated text. It thus addresses parents and grandparents who yearn to reacquaint with things heard or read long ago. Children may look only at the images and start fantasizing their own legends, tales.