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Measure for Measure Companion (Includes Study Guide, Complete Unabridged Book, Historical Context, Biography, and Character Index)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Measure for Measure is one of the greatest comedies ever written--but let's face it..if you don't understand it, then you are not alone. This annotated book includes a summary of each scene, an overview of themes and characters. It does not include the play. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understan
Study Guide: Maniac Magee
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Series: Study Guides, Book 112. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
The perfect companion to Jerry Spinelli's, "Maniac Magee," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book. This study guide is an unofficial companion and not endorsed by the
The Taming of the Shrew Companion (Includes Study Guide, Complete Unabridged Book, Historical Context, Biography, and Character Index)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,640. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Taming of the Shrew is one of the greatest comedies ever written--but let's face it..if you don't understand it, then you are not alone. This annotated book includes a summary of each scene, an overview of themes and characters. It does not include the play. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to under
Dante's Divine Comedy In Plain and Simple English (Translated)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 213,980. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Taking a literary journey through hell certainly sounds intriguing enough--and it is! If you can understand it! If you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading the ancient classic, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation with a fresh spin. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of
War and Peace Companion (Includes Study Guide, Historical Context, Biography, and Character Index)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,430. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
War and Peace is considered one of the greatest books ever wrote--but it's an epic in everyway and if you are a little lost, you are not alone! If you need a little help, then this study guide is just for you! This contains a comprehension study of Tolstoy's classic work (including chapter summaries for every chapter, overview of themes and characters, and other historical content). We all need
Uncle Tom's Cabin Companion (Includes Study Guide, Historical Context, Biography and Character Index)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,550. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Harriet Beecher Stowe’s “Uncle Tom's Cabin” is a true classic that people have appreciated for over a hundred years. The fact that it is a classic doesn’t mean every reader will breeze through it with no problem at all. If you need just a little more help with Stowe’s classic, then let BookCaps help with this simplified study guide! This annotated edition contains a comprehension study of Stowe’
Ready Reference Treatise: The Book of the City of Ladies
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 77 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 99. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Book of the City of Ladies, published in 1405, is said to be the most famous literary work of the author Christine de Pizan.
The Young Are Desperate: two novels
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 70,550. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013 by A. & A. Farmar. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The young are the heroes of these two boisterous novels by the renowned poet Brendan Kennelly. The Crooked Cross tells the dramatic story of a village in the south west of Ireland as it endures a prolonged drought, while The Florentines follows a young man who has left Ireland to go to an English university. Sharply unsentimental, these novels are told in attractive, spare and supple prose.
Romeo und Julia: Eine moderne Übersetzung (Translated)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,890. Language: German. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
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Romeo und Julia ist bekanntlich eines der berühmtesten Dramen der Weltliteratur – aber wie kann man das würdigen, wenn man es nicht versteht? Für diejenigen, die sich bis jetzt mit der Shakespeare-Lektüre schwergetan haben, können wir Abhilfe schaffen. Das vorliegende Buch ist eine moderne Fassung von Romeo und Julia.
From the Iliad to the Odyssey: A Retelling in Prose of Quintus of Smyrna’s Posthomerica
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 61,160. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Quintus of Smyrna told the story of the Trojan War from the burial of Hector until the Greeks set sail for home after the fall of Troy. In other words, he told the story of the Trojan War from the end of the Iliad to when Odysseus sets sail for home in the Odyssey after Troy has fallen.
The Succession
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
School head teacher Thomas Jefferson must choose a successor to fill the vacant post of deputy head at his mission school. Three senior teachers see this as an opportunity and they engage in a fierce and often humorous suitability competition in order to catch the attention of the appointing authority.
Motivational Stories: Part Six
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Series: Motivational Stories, Book 6. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
In this fast paced world, people hardly get time to pause and think about the forces which motivate or retard them. They are immersed in their works so deeply, earning and arranging that there is hardly any time for them to read the stories which children used to read in the past.
Charlotte Hart
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,300. Language: British English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Set in the 1800s - this well-written, truly classical masterpiece, takes the reader back in time to a wealthy English country estate. A young nurse from a poor village takes up residence to be both nurse and governess in a wealthy neighbourhood. Love and matters of human compassion encourage the heroine, Charlotte Hart, to become more than what she intended to be.
Motivational Stories: Part Five
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Series: Motivational Stories, Book 5. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
In this fast paced world, people hardly get time to pause and think about the forces which motivate or retard them. They are immersed in their works so deeply, earning and arranging that there is hardly any time for them to read the stories which children used to read in the past.
Motivational Stories: Part Four
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Series: Motivational Stories, Book 4. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
In this fast paced world, people hardly get time to pause and think about the forces which motivate or retard them. They are immersed in their works so deeply, earning and arranging that there is hardly any time for them to read the stories which children used to read in the past.
A Quick Guide to Shardik
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Shardik” is the second novel written by Richard George Adams. The story revolves around Kelderek, a lonely hunter.
Studienanleitung und Unterrichtsplan: Wer die Nachtigall stört
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,670. Language: German. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Der perfekte Begleiter für Harper Lees "Wer die Nachtigall stört", dieses Studium Handbuch enthält eine kapitelweise Analyse des Buches, eine Zusammenfassung der Handlung und eine Einführung zu den wichtigsten Romanfiguren und Themen. BookCaps™ Study Guides enthalten keinen Text aus dem aktuellen Buch, und sind nicht dazu gedacht, als Alternative zu der Lektüre des Buches erworben zu werden.
Ein Sommernachtstraum: Eine moderne Übersetzung (Translated)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,070. Language: German. Published: February 8, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Fiction » Classics
Ein Sommernachtstraum ist eine von Shakespeares beliebtesten Komödien – also, warum lacht ihr nicht? Die Wahrheit ist: wenn ihr Shakespeare nicht verstehst, seid ihr damit nicht alleine. Wer das Lesen von Shakespeare immer schon schwierig gefunden hast, dem können wir dir helfen. Dieses Buch ist eine moderne Übersetzung von Ein Sommernachtstraum. Ein Sommernachtstraum wurde in der Mitte der
War and Peace: The Third Epilogue
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Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 23,650. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
War and Peace: The Third Epilogue extends Leo Tolstoy’s War and Peace about Imperial Russia to the period from 1820 to 1826, relating what happens to the characters in the book before and during the Decembrist Revolt of 1825. Anyone who enjoyed Tolstoy’s book will find that “The Third Epilogue” captures the essence and tone of the original work
La piazza
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: Italian. Published: February 6, 2013 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Classics
La piazza è un messaggio che arriva agli occhi. Un racconto che s'incastra nelle similitudini interpretative dell'autore. Pochi personaggi che s'alternano in cent'anni, ed un solo protagonista: il lettore, che dovrà scegliere se fermarsi alla parola “fine” o voltare pagina ad un nuovo inizio.