Books tagged: emigration

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Rising Celestials (Восхождение небожителей)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,150. Language: Russian. Published: October 25, 2012 by irisbook publishers. Category: Essay » Author profile
«Восхождение небожителей» — пронзительная, отчаянная и искренняя исповедь молодого писателя, разочаровавшегося в своей жизни.
Sgeul nan Eilthireach a dh’fhalbh à Beàrnaraigh na Hearadh
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Price: Free! Words: 10,140. Language: Scottish Gaelic. Published: November 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Social history
Gàidhlig (Scottish Gaelic) translation of 'The Story of Emigration from Berneray, Harris' by Peter Kerr. Published by Comunn Eachdraidh Bheàrnaraigh/Berneray Historical Society 2012
The Young Are Desperate: two novels
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 70,550. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013 by A. & A. Farmar. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The young are the heroes of these two boisterous novels by the renowned poet Brendan Kennelly. The Crooked Cross tells the dramatic story of a village in the south west of Ireland as it endures a prolonged drought, while The Florentines follows a young man who has left Ireland to go to an English university. Sharply unsentimental, these novels are told in attractive, spare and supple prose.
North South North
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 240,330. Language: American English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Hughes Henshaw Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A powerful, nonfiction, intense saga spanning three generations starting in a small Lithuanian village at the turn of the century. The book covers forced exile, the Holocaust, apartheid, the Texas real estate and banking crisis of the eighties, lawsuits, business mistakes,personal misfortune, love affairs gone awry and the various countries that provided safe harbor for the families. 762 pages
The Blight
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Price: Free! Words: 380. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
The Blight is a poem commemorating the irish potato famine that occurred between 1845-1852 where entire families emigrated to Canada and the U.S. The entire country is said to have decreased in population by 20% due to the fleeing families and starvation. With a staggering total death count estimated at 1 million.
Ticket to Paradise
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,740. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013 by Opening Chapter. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Ticket to Paradise is Historical Fiction at its best – meticulously researched and based on the true story of the Welsh emigration to Patagonia. With a wealth of characters brought to life, populating a story that illustrates the fight against injustice and the terrible forces of nature. Ultimately it is the story of one man and his family, and their quest to find a better life for themselves.
University of Chicago Law Review: Symposium - Immigration Law and Institutional Design: Volume 80, Number 1 - Winter 2013
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 208,750. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Emigration & Immigration
The first issue of 2013 features articles by internationally recognized legal and policy scholars of immigration and emigration, including an extensive Symposium on immigration and its issues of policy, law, administrative process, and institutional design in the United States. The issue serves, in effect, as a new and extensive book on cutting-edge issues of immigration law and policy in the U.S.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 126, Number 6 - April 2013
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,670. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Emigration & Immigration
The Harvard Law Review, April '13, features active Contents and linked notes. Issue 6 includes articles and student case notes, as well as as an extensive annual Developments in the Law survey. This year's subject is immigration law & policy. Further articles include analysis of transaction costs under the Coase Theorem (Lee Anne Fennell) and an essay on the unwritten constitution (David Strauss).
Amerika? America! - From Immigration to Espionage
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Series: Krutein Memoirs, Book 3. Pre-release—available August 22, 2014. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 90,210. Language: English. Published by Amador Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Vol.3 of the remarkable autobiographical memoirs of Eva Krutein finds the family moving to California - in the 1960s! - with five teenagers! Suddenly Eva's narrative is interrupted by her husband, Manfred. His secret diary is quoted at length, revealing how his "ocean mining" job for Howard Hughes is really a secret spy project to raise a lost Soviet submarine from the floor of the Pacific.