Books tagged: ivory

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Avorio!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: Italian. Published: December 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Un documento segreto sfugge a un computer della NASA e la prima conseguenza è una caccia spietata agli elefanti per le loro zanne. Tra Milano e il Kenya si incrociano così i destini di diverse persone: finanzieri, speculatori, burocrati, cacciatori, avventurieri e ambientalisti. La partita in gioco è la sopravvivenza di un’intera specie e la soluzione arriva nel luogo più impensato.
Murder In Mo-Town
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Price: Free! Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
In the small town of Moscow, TN everything is calm and friendly until some new neighbors move to town. Jade and Janine Hawthorne, two suspicious acting sisters, move in and everything starts to change. A group of close friends experience something that changes their lives forever, even uncovering something unexpected.
Game of the Century
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Price: Free! Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
In this re-imagining of Richard Connell's famous story "The Most Dangerous Game," a boy named Spencer Rainsford takes a trip back home from the the city to the country to visit the family. He's been gone for five years and soon realizes that his hometown is very different now. He goes on an epic journey that is both sadistic and dangerous, but soon answers the question of who is the strongest.
White Nile
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,540. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Alistair and Tom Banks, fresh from their advertures in Sicily, make for Egypt to explore the land of the Pharaohs. On their arrival, they are immediately marked out by the Egyptian authorities for smuggling ivory. Away to the west in Chad, Abakar is forced into poaching. Their paths aligned, they must all work together to defeat Masud, the criminal mastermind.
Karamojo Bell
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Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Walter "Karamojo" Bell spent half his life hunting in Africa, and made a fortune from the ivory trade.
Africa Day by Day- Book II - Ivory Kills
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
‘Cape East’ Settler’s since 1920. ‘Egoli’ Place of Gold. ‘Gingerbread House’. In ‘Ivory Kills’ the elephants. ‘Morning in Joburg’ An African city. ‘Natal Rock’ The dark rock. ‘New Age Centre’ watering hole. Meeting a ‘Personal Trainer’. Clashes in ‘Polarities’. In ‘Present City Life’ cake, coffee, book. ’This Place of Fate’ an oasis. ’Weaver’.
A History of the East African Coast
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,650. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
This book tells the history of the East African coast from ancient times to today, from the slave markets and clove plantations of Zanzibar, to the stone towns of the Lamu Archipelago, to the fight for control of Mombasa and its great bastion, Fort Jesus. It tells the stories of Zanzibari sultans, Swahili merchants, Portuguese explorers and Christian missionaries in an epic story of 4000 years.
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad: A Study Guide
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Series: Study Guides, Book 10. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Would you like to develop a deeper understanding of this classic piece of literature? This guide places the novella in its historical context and through more than 80 in-depth questions guides the reader to a deeper understanding of the themes, and characters of the text. Even if you know this text well, you will gain new insights.