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留学日本:情谊酒吧
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: September 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
《留学日本 情谊酒吧》是一部反映20世纪80年代中国留学生在日本求学及生活的小说。小说主要记述了改革开放后,赴日留学生岩岩与同胞们通过自己的努力奋斗,克服在异国遇到的种种困难,求学成功及与日本百姓友好交往的故事,作者希望通过这部小说,能够为中日两国人民友好往来及两国之间文化交流增加正能量。全书共26章,在简单交代了上世纪80年代中国赴日自费留学的背景后,作者以女主人公岩岩打工的平民酒吧为主要场景,记述了岩岩初入酒吧、开始与日本平民交往、遭遇违约、适应日本生活和社会及求学成功、立足于日本社会的全过程,同时,也展现了与岩岩同时代的中国在日留学生的学习和生活的故事,反映了善良的日本百姓对中日关系的认识及侵华战争的反省和忏悔。
Guatimozin ultimo emperador de Méjico
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 131,520. Language: Spanish. Published: August 23, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Biografia novelada del cacique Guatimozín el último gran lider de las tribus mexicanas cuya cultura fue arrrasada por la violencia y la avaricia de los conqusitadores españoles durante el siglo XVI
The Chair
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
That chair became larger and more significant the older I got. Now I sit at the head of my table, doing my best to impart on my children what was passed down to me. I only hope that I have learned my lessons well.
Conquistador de los mares: Historia de Magallanes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,370. Language: Spanish. Published: July 9, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Biografía del marinero portugués Fernando de magallanes, cuya intrepidez y tenacidad condujo a fuerzas navales de la marina española a encontrar el lugar en el planeta donde se unían los océanos Atlántico y Pacífico. Un libro lleno de emociones y aventuras que no puede faltar en la biblioteca de un buen lector
Para perpetua memoria.
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: Spanish. Published: July 6, 2018 by NOA Ediciones. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » Essays
Edición Bilingüe: Español - inglés Bilingual edition: Spanish - english VI CENTENARIO DE LA CREACIÓN DE LA UNIVERSITY OF ST ANDREWS (ESCOCIA) POR BENEDICTO XIII, DESDE PEÑÍSCOLA THE 600TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FOUNDATION OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ST ANDREWS (SCOTLAND) BY BENEDICT XIII, FROM PENÍSCOLA
Sharecropping in North Louisiana: A Family's Struggle Through the Great Depression
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,530. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2018 by Wide Awake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
A Family's history lives and dies according to the dedication of it's storyteller. Author Lillian Laird Duff is one such historian and with the encouragement and help of her daughter Linda Duff Niemeir, the stories of this sharecropper's daughter will spark in readers the desire to keep their own family histories alive. Sharecropping in North Louisiana is the true story of these hardships.
Hombre de Sabiduría
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,490. Language: Spanish. Published: March 28, 2018 by ManuPax Editores. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
Una amistad de 27 años entre la autora, Camilla Chance, y Banjo dio forma al corazón de este libro, donde la memoria de Clarke vivirá para siempre. Él luchó toda su vida contra el racismo y las barreras culturales; aún así, él sabiamente supo que no debía sentir rabia hacia quienes lo lastimaban. Fue con esperanza y fe en sí mismo, y en su pueblo, que Banjo logró inspirar a mucha gente.
The Recipe Retrospective
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,440. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
For the generation of women born just after World War II The Recipe Retrospective has captured in time and preserved what otherwise might have once again been lost.
Cries of Redemption (The Abeng and My Conscious Pen)
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 21,460. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Fiction » Literary collections » American / African American
Cries of Redemption is comprised of Short Stories, Poetry and Essays with themes of the Caribbean and the African Diaspora. The stories are highly vivid and most are didactic or educational, while being entertaining. Along with being literary, this book also makes a great gift for teenagers and college students. It is an exotic and visually appealing coffee table or bedside, nightstand piece.
The Crazy Emigrant
Price: Free! Words: 44,680. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
I originally wrote this because Andrew’s stories intrigued me. I also knew that at some point my own children would want to know more about their Ukrainian roots. With that said, I dedicate this book to all of the descendants of Andrew Kohuch, who was born Nicholas Berdowitz.
Finding Janine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,200. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2017 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Chiufang Hwang, M.D. was born in Taiwan but came to the US as a toddler so her father could pursue a PhD. Usually the only Asian kid on the block growing up in Columbia, SC, she was outwardly shy but inwardly eager to absorb the culture of her adopted country. It wasn’t until she met Janine that Chiufang would identify her own inner-American by embracing the melting pot of cultures she encountered
Through Fields to an Education
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 790. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
In this memoir, the author uses descriptive language and voice to transport the reader into the day in the life of a teenage girl, as she accompanies her family to work in the fields during a summer in the Rio Grande Valley.
Growing Up Under the Third Reich
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 29,750. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a true story of one ordinary family’s struggle to persevere during WWII living in Germany. In their own words family members recall their adaption to a changing political, economic and social environment occurring under Hitler’s reign. Narrated by the youngest in the family, Helga describes the tragic and happy events that led to her family’s immigration to the United States of America.
Lebanon Levi Stoltzfus
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Lebanon Levi Stoltzfus The Amish Life of Lebanon Levi Stoltzfus; Businessman, Storyteller, and Star of the Hit Reality Show Called Amish Mafia By Patrick Bunker This is a book which details the life of a man known as “Lebanon” Levi Stoltzfus and the Pennsylvania Amish communities he resides in, revealing both the good and bad sides. The main subject, a man who has had a hit show...
Sgt. Reckless
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Sgt. Reckless America’s Favorite War Horse By World Watch Media Bought by the members of the United States Marine Corps in October 1952 when she was three or four years old from a young Korean stable boy named Kim Huk Moon, Sergeant Reckless was a chestnut colored horse with three white stockings and blaze. Ah Chim Hai was the horse’s original name which means “Flame of the Morning”...
Ya Te Puedes Casar y Otras Tonterías
Price: Free! Words: 8,580. Language: Spanish. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
El machismo latino y caribeño lo han perfeccionado tanto que hasta las mismas mujeres repiten las frases que las denigran. De tantas expresiones y moralejas que existen sobre la subordinación del género femenino, surge esta idea: un breve relato acerca de algunas de esas frases “inocentes” que escuchamos desde niñas y que continuamos perpetuando. El fin es promover la igualdad entre los géneros.
Die aandvuur se kole
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,740. Language: Afrikaans. Published: February 2, 2017 by Rosslyn Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Die sketse in hierdie bundel is Heiveldstories en sluit aan by Tussen die waboomrante wat in 1988 verskyn het. Dis ’n bydrae tot die voorgeskiedenis van Agter-Pakhuis sowel as Clanwilliam se mense in die jare toe die dorp nog Jan Disselsvlei geheet het.
Kersfees op Wonderfontein. Sketse oor vergange se dae
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,920. Language: Afrikaans. Published: January 23, 2017 by Rosslyn Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Dit teken ‘n landelike kontrei waar die skrywer sy gelukkige kindertyd deurgebring het, spesifiek by ‘n sendingstasie in die Noord-Transvaalse Bosveld. Daar ontmoet ons die mense, dikwels die karakters, in hulle uniekheid, beleef ons die avonture en waarnemings van ‘n optekenaar soos min.
American Sweetheart: Still Not Making the Team
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,960. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
In 1999, Chiufang Hwang tried out for the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders on a whim, and the experience was an epiphany. “That day in Texas Stadium, I finally understood what I had missed out on in high school and college growing up as the eldest daughter of Taiwanese immigrants. I felt so special. I felt included. I felt more like a teenage girl than when I was one. But mostly, I felt so American."
My Polish Grandmother: From Tragedy In Poland To Her Rose Garden In America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Anna was the youngest daughter of a Polish farmer and very small physically. However, she was always in command when she was in the room. This book describes the tragedies in her early life and the challenges she overcame to make a new life in America. It is different from many stories of immigrants because it is told from the perspective of a woman.

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