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Saxo Grammaticus on pre-Christian religion of the Slavs: the relevant fragments from book XIV of Gesta Danorum
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Among the literary sources on pre-Christian religion and mythology of the Slavs, accounts of Saxo Grammaticus are specially characterized by the detailed and rigorous descriptions and the minimal use of the ideologically motivated narrative instruments. The following translation is intended to make Saxo Grammaticus' texts more accessible for a wider circle of readers, both specialists and not.
Mini Kilt Tours Self-Drive Touring Guide Fife and St Andrews, a circular tour
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 14,520. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A self-drive touring guide to Fife and St Andrews. Written by Andrea Middleton, an official Blue Badge Guide for Scotland with over 15 years experience, and herself a native of Scotland. Take yourself away around Fife as if you have your own personal tour guide with you, giving commentary, stories, folklore and legend. Download and go explore.
Mini Kilt Tours Self-Drive Touring Guide Stirling to Fort William via Glencoe
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A self-drive touring guide from Stirling to Fort William. Written by Andrea Middleton, an official Blue Badge Guide for Scotland with over 15 years experience, and herself a native of Scotland. and herself a native of Scotland. Take yourself on a trip from Stirling to Fort William as if you have your own personal tour guide with you, giving commentary, stories, folklore and legend.
Mini Kilt Tours Self-Drive Touring Guide Stirling and Trossachs From/To Glasgow
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A self-drive touring guide from Glasgow to Stirling and the Trossachs. Written by Andrea Middleton, an official blue badge guide for Scotland with over 15 years experience, and herself a native of Scotland. Take yourself on a journey to Stirling and the Trossachs as if you have your own personal Scottish tour guide with you, giving commentary, stories, folklore and legend, unlike other guide book
Mini Kilt Tours Self-Drive Touring Guide Stirling and Trossachs From/To Edinburgh
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A self-drive touring guide to Stirling and the Trossachs, departing from and returning to, Edinburgh. Take yourself away for the day around Stirling and the Trossachs as if you have your own Scottish tour guide with you, giving commentary, stories, folklore and legend, to make the area come alive, unlike standard guide books. Directions are also given to keep you on the right track.
Mini Kilt Tours Self-Drive Touring Guide Glasgow to Oban via Inveraray and Loch Awe
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A self-drive touring guide from Glasgow to Oban via Inveraray. Written by Andrea Middleton, a blue badge guide for Scotland with over 15 years experience, and herself a native of Scotland. Take yourself on a journey to Oban as if you have your own personal tour guide with you, giving commentary, stories, folklore and legend, to make the area come alive, unlike standard guide books.
Back of a Beer Mat: Bits from the Blog
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Price: Free! Words: 18,330. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Beverages - Beer
The award-winning authors of 'Brew Britannia' and Boak & Bailey's Beer Blog have selected their favourite posts from the last few years, given them a polish, and put them together as a taster of what they're about. If you're interested in the places, people and events which have shaped the modern British beer scene, you'll enjoy pieces about Boddington's Bitter, Adnams of Southwold, and the
LA HISTORIA DE LA HUMANIDAD- cortesia
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Price: Free! Words: 15,680. Language: Spanish. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Resumen de los 19 libros de la colección La historia de la Humanidad-
The Delaplaine Benjamin Disraeli - His Essential Quotations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Here are Disraeli's’s most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book by that well-known Quote Monger, Andrew Delaplaine. The original illustrations are by his sister, Renee. Learn about the man’s wit and wisdom from his very own words.
Collectors' Coins Ireland 1660 - 2000 (2015 edition)
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: British English. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Coins and stamps
A price guide and history guide to Irish coinage, covering 1660 - 2000.
Older Lady's Day (Book 5 Regency Life Series)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
A pictorial view of an older lady's day, both the working and social aspects, in the early 1800’s (Regency Era). Historic images, information, quotes, and funny anecdotes, show how an older lady was kept busy running a household, hosting social events, and raising healthy and happy children. A light-hearted look at the often frivolous life of a lady during the longer Regency years.
Young Lady's Day (Book 4 Regency Life Series)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
A young lady's often-frivolous life and fashions in the early 1800’s (Regency Era) are shown through pictures and information, as well as a glimpse into the more serious occupations a young lady may undertake. Historic images, information, and funny anecdotes show how a young lady fills her day, what she wears, where she is permitted to go, and how she spends her time.
Young Gentleman's Day (Book 2 Regency Life Series )
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
A pictorial and humorous look at a young gentleman’s day in the early 1800’s (Regency Era). Historic images, information, and funny anecdotes show how a young man fills his day, where he goes, and who he spends time with. A light-hearted look at the longer Regency years are an easy to read overview of fashion, entertainment, and the places he visited.
Older Gentleman's Day (Book 3 Regency Life Series)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
Older Gentleman’s Day is Book 3 in the Regency Life Series and shows both the fun and stresses that an older gentleman faced every day in the early 1800’s. Through historic images, historical information, and funny anecdotes, it shows an older gentleman juggling the family finances while fulfilling a large list of social obligations and taking his seat in parliament.
Before Charlie Hebdo French Terrorism During The Algerian War
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The Organisation de l'Armee was a group that wanted to continue French rule in Algeria. In the years from 1953-1962 the OAS conducted bombings, barracks uprisings, political assassination attempts, etc. to attain their goals. On two occasions they nearly succeeded in murdering French President de Gaulle. My book looks at the OAS, their senseless acts against French citizens and their leadership.
Carnets de Résistance: La rose Blanche
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: French. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
On ne parle pas ou rarement de la résistance des Allemands face à Hitler, mais plus souvent de leur passivité face aux violences du parti Nazi. Pourtant elle a résisté (l’Allemagne) certains Allemands dès le début du règne Hitlérien ont résistés ce fut le cas par exemple d’un groupe d’étudiants Munichois et entre autre de Sophie scholl et son frère Hans,Carnets de résistance en parle.
Forgotten Stories From Spain: 1984 and the Spanish Civil War
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Series: Forgotten Stories From Spain. Price: $3.15 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
In 1937, George Orwell spent six months in Spain witnessing the rise and fall of the popular revolution on the streets of Barcelona. Alone amongst his contemporaries, Orwell understood what the success or failure of that Spanish Revolution would mean for the rest of the world. If you are new to Orwell or the Spanish Civil War, this introductory book will explain all you need to know.
This is the Blessed My Beloved Homeland
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
The author of this epic work of this glorious people that are the Lusitanian from the kingdom of Portugal produced poetry in the eighth rhyme telling the History of Portugal since the King Sebastian to our times.
The Irish Celtic Church
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Series: History & Myth. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Following on from Book 2 “Heroes, Kings & Warrior Queens”, explore the origins of Irish myth and the famous monks of the Irish Celtic Church who served as a beacon of light in a dark Europe. Read of Ireland’s Golden Era as a centre of learning, spreading education and Christianity through its monastic and spiritual teachings.
Paris je t'aime
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Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: French. Published: November 24, 2014 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Cesse-t-on jamais d’être de son village ? En « vingt arrondissements et deux rives de fleuve », Colette a cherché à retrouver à Paris sa province perdue, un village en somme avec ses autochtones, ses habitants anonymes ou illustres (Cocteau, Bérard, Bove etc.), ses lieux de rencontres, ses boutiques et ses restaurants (le Grand Véfour).