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Heritage Italian-American Style/Patrimonio Italo Americano
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 148,650. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
The book for Italians - and those who wish they were! Revised bilingual edition has been expanded from 1492 to 1776 fact-filled questions that highlight the endless contributions made by Italians and Italian Americans to western civilization. From Julius Caesar to Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, from Galileo to Sinatra - who says education can't be fun? The “original” Italian cultural compendium.
Il mistero di Calatubo
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Series: Nero di Seppia, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,880. Language: Italian. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Piacevole giallo nel quale si rivivono, magistralmente descritte, le atmosfere della Sicilia più profonda.
L'Estate in tavola
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Series: Nero di Seppia, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: Italian. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian
Ricettario per gli amanti del buon sapore. Lo chef Alberico Nunziata propone per l'estate i suoi piatti migliori.
Memoirs of a Gondolier: Where Do People Find Love?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of true stories & events experienced by a Las Vegas gondolier, Umberto, who over the years has been made privy to countless stories from real couples on where they first met & how they found love. We get a glimpse into the fascinating life of a gondolier, whose remarkable experiences & captivating stories shed light on many issues of love, inspire & entertain along the way!
New York City Boxing Directory (1885-1960)
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
My eBook is an alphabetical directory of boxing-related persons and organizations in New York City. The time span is from the late 19th Century until after the mid 20th Century. The directory lists occupational titles, business and residential addresses, and phone numbers (for 1950s-1960). The text is pertinent for boxing enthusiasts as well as persons interested in researching family ancestries.
Bonanno Family Members In New York In 1920
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
My eBook profiles more than 100 Bonanno family members who lived in all boroughs of New York City in 1920. For each head of household, I have listed street address information as well as work industries. Related family members are described. Immigration and Naturalization dates are given, as is literacy data. Entries were researched from the 1920 U.S. Census and New York City Business Directory.
Winston Moseley Murderer Of Catherine Kitty Genovese
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Kitty Genovese was murdered in 1964 in the Kew Gardens section of Queens, NY. Her death was unnecessary. Had any of 38 witnesses acted, i.e. calling police, subduing her attacker, she might have lived. Instead she was left to die near the entrance of her Austin Avenue apartment. She waged a terrific battle before she died. I have profiled her killer, Winston Moseley, from his roots in Alabama.
Nancy Ling Perry And The Symbionese Liberation Army
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Nancy Ling Perry was born into a conservative political family, the members of which operated a successful furniture store in Santa Rosa, California. By the end of her short life she was a soldier in a radical terrorist organization that carried out numerous violent crimes. My book looks at her transformation from high school cheerleader and pep club member, to a drug abusing anti-social criminal.