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It Can't Happen To Us
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
People say that - History Repeats Itself - or the skeptics will make the comment - It Can’t Happen to Me. Just to show that history can repeat itself and actually has I investigated this subject and applied it to our present day problems. As you will see and I think will agree history does repeat itself and America is closer then we think to becoming extinct.
The Legend of Big Hat Billy
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Price: $7.85 USD. Words: 83,090. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Billy's parents are out of reach, and his grandparents suddenly go missing. What to do? Billy figures that out, but doesn't know whether his parents or grandparents are alive or dead. Were they kidnapped? Things look that way, the next question is why? Liz and Roscoe are stumped..for a while. Good detectives, they figure it out. Billy falls in love... with a horse, of course.
A Brief History Of The Incas: From Rise, Through Reign, To Ruin
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 23,810. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
I wrote this book because as a frequent visitor to Cuzco, and the Inca world, there are no economically priced and pocket sized Inca history books available in Peru or in fact anywhere in English. The book covers the complete history of the Inca from their roots, to their downfall as the result of the Spanish conquest. Many color photos and maps guide the reader through the story of the Inca.
The Complete Guide of Inca Cusco and the Sacred Valley
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,920. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
I wrote this book after 5 years of exploring and studying the Inca and the sacred sites of Cusco and the Sacred Valley of Peru. There was no good guidebook that I could find explaining what the famous and not so famous sites meant, who built them, and when. As a professional tour guide of the area, I feel it is important that visitors have a pocket sized guide like this.
The Retriever
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,700. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Jonathan Dougherty is the Retriever. A loner sworn to the safe return of lost and stolen items to their rightful owners. Drawn into the deadly world of illicit antiques, Jonathan finds himself on a search for history's greatest lost treasure. And discovering the lost Inca gold not only holds the key to uncovering his own mysterious past, but also means the difference between life and death.
Gids in die Andes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,120. Language: Afrikaans. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Die bekende Suid-Afrikaanse argeoloog Professor Raymond Luck het in ‘n droom opdrag gekry om na die graf van die heel laaste Sapa-Inka in die Andesberge te gaan soek. Die ekspedisie het Prof Luck, sy dogter Mandy en haar skoolvriend Tim Bergh in aanraking gebring met angswekkende avonture, vreemde karakters wat al meer as 400 jaar lank dood is en uiteindelik ‘n rampspoedige einde.
Disease Beyond My Practice--Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,060. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
No one can survive a bi-polar universe without a healthy dose of madness. An infectious disease doctor falls in love with a dope addict/real-estate agent. A paranoid schizophrenic decides he must render himself sterile. A meth freak tries to destroy his surgeon with a stolen tank. In these stories, set in today's crazed world, the only way to acquit oneself may be through the insanity defense.
Man of the Misty Trail
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
In this magical real tale reminiscent of short works by Isabel Allende and Gabriel Garcia Marquez, a young man finds himself trapped by his existence in the cloud forests of the eastern Andes. Through a series of bizarre encounters with animals of the mist, he comes to realize a dreadful truth, and he is faced with the most important decision of his life.
The Song of Pilothead Sound
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 294,620. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
After 2 years in Pilothead Sound, Cass as the DOPS series continues has made a number of unusual friends & as a Metis of great spiritual promise has been issued an invitation to sit on the Sound's Native council. Tho' he's made peace with housemate Lawrie, other crises arise for Cato & Mario, his priest & Healer friends, and an injury changes Abel's life forever after he flees the Bolivian jungle.
Lessons of the Inca Shamans: Piercing the Veil
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Price: $14.40 USD. Words: 92,210. Language: American English. Published: January 22, 2013 by Pine Winds Press. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
Deborah Bryon describes the first four years of lessons and initiations she received from Inca shamans in Peru. The shamans explain the connection of all creatures (ordinary and spiritual) and our connection to Mother Earth. Deborah's struggles to live in both the ordinary reality of a day job and the non-ordinary reality of shamanic understanding are described with clarity, insight, and humor.