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A Candle Burned
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,320. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
For "A Candle Burned," Jerry Guibor interviewed friends of his who were born into Soviet oppression and survived those terrible times to find out there is a living God who loves them. Others stubbornly cling to their atheistic upbringings. Nevertheless, their stories are just as compelling.
Rise and Fall of the Leninist State: A Marxist History of the Soviet Union
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,210. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
An economic history of the Soviet Union, from its inception in 1917 to its demise in 1991. It is in the economics of the Leninist state, not its politics or ideology, that we find the seeds of its destruction. By examining the economics of the USSR, we can see not only why the Russian Revolution took the course that it did, but why it could not have taken any other path.
Writings of Karl Radek: The "Left Opposition" in Soviet Russia
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,480. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
A collection of essays and pamphlets from Karl Radek, the Russian Communist who became a leader in the "Left Opposition" faction within the Bolshevik Party, advocating party democracy and a greater role for the rank-and-file trade unions in the Soviet state.
Amintiri din România socialista
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,760. Language: Romanian. Published: September 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Autorul ne introduce în atmosfera vietii din România socialista, amintindu-si de perioada razboiului, ocupatia sovietica, instaurarea si consolidarea regimului comunist pâna la prabusirea dictaturii. Evenimentele istorice si personale aduc scriitorul în cele mai neasteptate situatii. Recomandat celor care au trait "Epoca de aur", dar si mai mult generatiilor de dupa '89.
Lucky In Cyprus: A True Story ABout A Boy, A Teacher, An Earthquake, Some Terrorists And The CIA
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 167,010. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Lucky In Cyprus is a coming-of-age story set in the Middle East during the height of the Cold War. An American teenager – son of a CIA operative – is inspired by grand events and a Greek Cypriot teacher. He witnesses earthquakes and riots and terrorist attacks, but in the end it is his teacher’s gentle lessons that keep him whole.
The Black Fossil
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Price: Free! Words: 51,620. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Jim Stalin thought he was a nondescript government agent on a mission to find an artifact that has long been missing. He doesn't know where it is or why he's looking for it, but he thinks that all questions will be answered when he gets there. Join him and his insane friends as he goes on an adventure the likes of which haven't been seen since Leslie Nielsen had that love child with John Cleese.
Retreat From Rostov Part Three
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,060. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011 by UCS PRESS. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Here is how a feature in TIME Magazine described Retreat From Rostov: The novel was a Russian rodeo of heroes, heroines, Nazi villains, Don Cossacks, foreign correspondents, soldiers, civilians, enough snow to bury an army, enough melodrama to burn out every fuse in Hollywood. This epic World War II novel was inspired by the first battle in which Hitler's armies suffered defeat
A Prince in Prison
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 46,020. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
The Previous Rebbe’s account of incarceration in Stalinist Russia in 1927.In this unparalleled historic first-person description the Previous Rebbe graphically documents the cold truth behind the cynical Stalinist facade of religious tolerance—midnight arrest, intimidation and interrogation, incarceration without trial, the humiliation of prison routine, the torture of dissidents, and so on.
Open Secret
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,850. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Max Cornell had survived the Katyn massacre and the Russian camps. Now he wanted a new life - and the money to enjoy it - in England. And the price of a passport was three years’ work for British Intelligence, running the Russian codenamed Butcher. In the post-war world of high politics and backstreet crime, they are linked by an explosive truth which could rock governments.
Short Story - Natural Selection
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
"They're watching me! Even when I have my back to them I know they're watching me. It's just jealousy. They don't understand! I'm the one who understands. Their puny minds just don't understand genius. I've studied genius. They say that a hairsbreadth is the dividing line between madness and genius." A disturbing first-person exploration of insanity masquerading as genius. Read on..