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Vilkas
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Price: Free! Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Vidas Mykolas' parents came to America as World War II refugees from Lithuania. The poems in Vilkas are about prostitutes in St. Petersburg Russia, the Armenian Holocaust and stickball, reviving dead brothers, Caligula eating pearls, mythical wolves in Baltic forests, dumpster diving, White Nights, ravaged family cemeteries, Mexican bands in Oregon, a pig roast, defiling St. Paul, and other poems.
Running The World: Vilnius, Lithuania
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010 by Taylor Chase. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The routes, maps, stats, and cultural information you need to safely - and happily - run Lithuania's capital. Brought to you by Blaze Travel Guides, a not-for-profit publisher of international guides for active travelers. Learn more at http://www.blazetravelguides.org.
Hill of Crosses in Lithuania
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Series: Miracles of the Cross, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
The account we will share with you is one of the most unusual Miracles of the Cross we have researched. In order to explain the Miracle of the Hill of Crosses, we must give you a little background on the Lithuanian people. They are a marvelous people, stronger and more faithful to the Church than most ethnic groups we have ever met.
Sceptic at Large
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,440. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A controversial critique of the European Union by maverick Conservative MEP Roger Helmer. If you want to understand British politics from the right of centre viewpoint then this book is essential. "Well-informed and merciless" - Lord Nigel Lawson. "Our national debate is the richer for a Sceptic at Large," Rt Hon. John Redwood MP.
Our Lady of Ostra Brama
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Series: Many Faces of Mary, Book 14. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
The tradition of the image of Our Lady of the Gate goes way back, to before the time it was placed in the Chapel above the gate. There are legends supporting, it came to Lithuania by way of Poland in the late Fourteenth Century, when a Polish princess married into a royal Lithuanian family. Her name was Jadwiga.
Our Lady of Siluva
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Series: Many Faces of Mary, Book 23. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
The people of Lithuania have holy stubbornness. The holy stubbornness that made them resist the one True Faith, would be the same holy stubbornness that would keep them Catholic, in the face of great danger. That is, the people at large, not those princes who had special interests and wanted to steal the lands and churches from the Church.
Add Catalyst: Telesymbol Movement for Peace
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Price: $11.50 USD. Words: 9,730. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
"The manifestation of a universal language of peace has arrived: An idea whose time has come. Move ahead with confidence, hope and in peace as you're enthralled in this fascinating story." -B. Gallagher, of Belfast, No.Ireland, Chartered Engineer, London, U.K. and Galway, Ireland. In 1957 Tammy Narena Ressman created a gestural language and a curriculum for peace-making that was ahead of its time.
The Undeclared War
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,740. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
For Jonas Petraitis, Chief of Police in Kaunas, Lithuania, the worst he has to deal with is the occasional murder - until June 15, 1940, when the Soviet Army crosses the border and occupies his country.
Across the Green Border
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,330. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Operation Barbarossa enters its third day as the German army march into Kaunas, Lithuania. The majority of residents welcome them as liberators now that the Soviets have fled. Others, though, are not so sure. One man, Jonas Petraitis, Chief of Police in Kaunas, is up against it from the start. Major Ulrich Kruger from the Wehrmacht and Captain Hardy Steltzer from the Einsatzgruppen, the Reich’s mu
Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor
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Price: Free! Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Set in the 1890's, a poor European immigrant learns about the land of opportunity when he comes to work in the coalmines of Illinois.