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A Walking Tour of Pittsburgh's Oakland District
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: August 25, 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 Pittsburgh's Oakland District 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.
Silent Victor
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Series: The Clarke Lantham Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,970. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Clarke Lantham got a good chuckle when a world-famous alien hunter tried him to prevent an attack on San Francisco. He stopped laughing 12 hours later when gray aliens apparently stole a priceless artifact in full view of security cameras. But when takes the case, he finds himself working against the Chinese Government and the FBI. Book 4 of The Clarke Lantham Mysteries Mystery/Comedy/Thriller
I was Made in America
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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This is a book of poems about unemployment, the economy, and the 99% vs. 1%.
Contrappasso Magazine, Issue 1: International Writing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,990. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
CONTRAPPASSO is an independent biannual magazine of international writing published in Sydney, Australia. Issue 1 features James Crumley, Lester Goran, Floyd Salas, James Scott Linville, Noel King, Vanessa Berry, Mimi Lipson, Peter Doyle, and poetry by Elias Greig, Pip Muratore, Lindsay Tuggle, Tessa Lunney, Chris Oakey, Fiona Yardley, and Paolo Totaro.
The First
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,940. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Cassie Craig is not the chosen one. Not even close. She’s just an ordinary 15-year-old girl whose curiosity leads her to make a strange new friend, Violet. But Violet is more than just a little weird. She comes from a group of people who were here on earth long before us. Powerful people. And they aren’t exactly happy with the way humans have been treating their planet...
The Crimes In File No. 9
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Series: The Crimes In File no. 9, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,570. Language: American English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Awesome! Shocking! Daring! Suspenseful! Free E book. Within this stimulating e-book known as, “The Crimes In File No. 9 are 3 new banging tales of hard-core crime. You'll want to keep your doors locked until we put away these trouble makers.
Look Up, Oakland! A Walking Tour of Oakland, California
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. 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 Oakland, California 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.
Night Terror
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,720. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A fast-paced action thriller. An insight into the nefarious world of the sex trade. The home abduction of Rebecca Williams by a career criminal, Louis Allen Burke, quickly becomes a story of national interest. It raises the speculation that if this crime can happen in a hick town like Trinity, California, it can happen anywhere.
Cromwell Quarterly Review no. #001
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Premier issue with two articles: 1.) Malcolm X and Owosso Michigan: the art of forgetting the past. 2.) Snapshots of Occupy Oakland.
The Mafia, Football Gambling and Len Dawson
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Former NFL Quarterback Len Dawson is a controversial sports figure. A member of the National Football League Hall of Fame, he led the Kansas City Chiefs to victory in Super Bowl IV, in 1970. However, there are legitimate doubts about his complicity in "fixing" games between 1966-1970. He associated with gamblers. A Detroit grand jury named Dawson as part of a nationwide gambling scandal in 1970