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The Art of Acquiring: A Portrait of Etta & Claribel Cone
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,520. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
For four and a half decades, Etta and Claribel Cone roamed artists' studios and art galleries in Europe, building one of the largest, most important art collections in the world. In 1949, they awarded all their holdings to the Baltimore Museum of Art. In 2002, that collection was valued at nearly $1 billion, making them two of the most philanthropic art collectors of our age. This is their story.
The Sergeant & The Chevrons
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Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A young 20 year old recruit cannot escape the grueling 10-12 hour day of peeling potatoes in Vietnam while awaiting assignment in a processing center. Following two days of back breaking potato peeling he decides to fake sick call and as a result purchases metal sergeant pins for his collar. Noticed by the duty sergeant he is called forward only to learn they are on upside down. No penalty!
The Goddess of Freedom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,450. Language: British English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Set in 1937, this is the remarkable story of Sara Solomon, a Jewish student desperate to leave Nazi Germany. Normal emigration channels seem closed to her, so when she is offered a risky alternative that horrifies her family she seizes it. Only when set upon that dangerous course does Sara make a momentous discovery that brings her own life, and many others, to a devastating climax.
Letters To The USA From Communist East Germany
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
I am publishing some of the texts of letters and cards I received from an East German finance student in the years from 1984-1991. As far as I know "Dana" is now living in Berlin, married since 1989. Her letters show a brightness and curiosity about life and culture. A child of socialism, she was deeply curious about life in capitalist America. Yet she felt a duty to produce a child for the state
Transcend A Soul's Journey
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Transcend A Soul's Journey is Kim Carey's first anthology of poetry and is a delicate tribute to life, love, freedom and travel.