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A Walking Tour of Georgetown
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Washington DC's Georgetown from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
South of Cayenne
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,860. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
In 1949 after returning to the States, a Berlin Airlift crew crashes in an unexplored area of Brazil. Only two of the five-man crew survive. The information is closely held---only President Truman and a select few know the cause of the crash. On national security grounds, the information is classified 'Top Secret' and sealed for fifty years.
A Walking Tour of Georgetown, South Carolina
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Georgetown, South Carolina from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
The Villanova Miracle and 63 Other Dreams: A Game-by-Game Guide to the 1985 NCAA Tournament
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,330. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
While many of the great games and heroes produced by the NCAA tournament are well-known to sports fans, there are countless stories that have been forgotten. That changes with 'The Villanova Miracle and 63 Other Dreams'. This book, which was produced after countless hours of meticulous research, chronicles every game played in the NCAA tournament in 1985, when the field was expanded to 64 teams.
The Water Gate
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,150. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Since the 1974 Watergate scandal, every subsequent scandal has carried the suffix "gate". If scandals are named after the Watergate Complex, what is Watergate named after? This novel tells the story of how Watergate may have gained its name.
Counsel for the Deceived: Case Studies in Consumer Fraud
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 69,790. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Business and commercial law
Memoirs and witty case studies of fraud schemes and consumer protection from an insider who helped to found New York City's first consumer watchdog agency. This is a funny, candid account of fraud and institutional paralysis written by a then-newby lawyer, the city's "Consumer Advocate." Philip Schrag was appointed by former Miss America Bess Myerson to defend consumers. Easier said than done.
Concerning Mary Ann
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 94,140. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012 by PBL Limited. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the nineteenth century, a band of Irish immigrants came to Monroe County, Iowa, where the hills and trees reminded them of Ireland. They built a church which stands today in the hamlet of Georgetown, Iowa. Leo R. Ward centers his tale around a child born in 1860 - a child whose life intertwined with community and church.
Death Is in the Details
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Marnie Wallace, a soon-to-be unemployed researcher for a D.C. private investigator, has a problem. It's not just that she's overweight, has a domineering mother or a stalled career. She thinks she knows who killed her client's niece ... but no one will believe her.
Mosquitoes and Drug Runners
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Mosquitoes and Drug Runners - between order and chaos - is a diary from the late summer of 2000. We were in Guyana to film a documentary on the Weaver Society. A moderately famous Amerindian business of hand made hammocks. The queen of England has one on her wall. Silly spot. We did not have any trouble with mosquitoes or drug runners. It is the notion that many have about Guyana, South America.
A Promise Made
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,420. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 by Rafter Five Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In 1884 Silver Plume, Colorado is the end of the line and the beginning of a new life for sixteen-year-old Petra. After fleeing her abusive stepfather, she must learn how to fend for herself, keep her promises and confront her worst fears.