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Famous Men of the 16th & 17th Century
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,830. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
28 biographies from Queen Elizabeth I (who came to the throne in 1560) through King Louis XIV who died in 1715. The 17th century was an age of religious wars and revolutions. It was also the century in which the English and French established colonies in North America. Key biographies are James I, Charles I, Cromwell, Champlain, Captain John Smith, William Bradford, and John Winthrop.
Provenance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,120. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The fateful struggles of a young painter during the Dutch Golden Age, the perilous escape of a Jewish family from Nazi-occupied Amsterdam, and the tenacious quest of a brilliant professor to reclaim a part of her past, are linked together by an intriguing painting with an extraordinary history. Provenance chronicles the painting’s incredible journey over four centuries and two continents.
Descartes' Devil: Three Meditations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,680. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Category: Essay » Literature
"Descartes’ Devil" is a moving and beautifully constructed book that opens our eyes to the fantasy, humor, and imagination of Descartes. Grünbein’s thought-provoking reflections on the poetry and modernity of the philosopher — this man "chosen to set the course for all of us" — are heightened and made whole by his own playful poems, which conclude each meditation.
House of Rocamora
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,220. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012 by Grey Gate Media LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
House of Rocamora, set in the 17th century, continues the exceptional life of roguish Vicente de Rocamora. Moving to Amsterdam, he converts to Judaism at age 42, studies to be a doctor, marries and raises a large family. During his long life he meets Rembrandt, serves as royal physician to the House of Orange, survives a murder attempt, and learns from the great English physician Harvey.
Rembrandt - De Etser. Kijken naar Rembrandt in Teylers Museum
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Price: $5.44 USD. Words: 12,040. Language: Dutch. Published: September 9, 2013 by Liesbeth Heenk. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Rembrandt - De Etser. Kijken naar Rembrandt in Teylers Museum biedt een visuele verkenningstocht waarin de geheimen van Rembrandts etsen worden ontrafeld. Op heldere wijze, en zonder gebruik van vakjargon, geeft Michiel Kersten de lezer als het ware een kijkje achter de schermen van Rembrandts grafiek. Door goed te leren kijken ontvouwen zich de geheimen van Rembrandts etsen zich een voor een.
Artist You Should Know: Profiles for Kids
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
This book contains six short profiles of six famous artist. Included profiles: Caravaggio Claude Monet Edvard Munch Frida Kahlo Rembrandt Salvador Dali
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,780. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In 2059, the New World Government is ridding the earth of 9.5 billion inhabitants. Before that happens a small band of people plan to escape aboard the spaceship Intrepid. Pursued by assassin Rembrandt, time is running out.