Books tagged: 1948

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Voices of Ash
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,720. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015 by J Z Morrison Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1948 post-war Hollywood, young Hank Cleveland discovers sex, long-buried family memories and scandal, and a lost love, when the ashes of the dead give up their secrets.
The Protagonist
Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: Australian English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Protagonist No One Shall Be Left Standing No One Shall Be Living. Prepare for Justice. Prepare...For War.
Caryl Chessman: Red Light Bandit?
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Caryl Chessman was executed in the gas chamber at San Quentin in 1960. Convicted of kidnappings, his case dragged on for more than 12 years. During this time Chessman wrote 4 successful books, which were autobiographical in genre. My book looks at his paternal ancestry and the kidnappings for which he was sentenced to die. There is new information about his family and the red light bandit victims.
А.Ф. Тимофеев. Интегрирование функций. 1.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: Russian. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Эту книгу я начал писать в 1931 году, находясь в тюремном заключении в Верхнеуральском политическом изоляторе.В тюрьму я попал после ареста в 1930 году по делу Союзного Бюро РСДРП. До революции я получил прекрасное образование на математических факультетах сначала Киевского Императорского им.Св. Владимир, а затем Санкт – Петербургского Императорского Университетов, который закончил в 1913 году.
Four Decades Through Thick & Thin - Musings of a Diplomat Part Two - Iran
Series: Four Decades Through Thick & Thin - Musings of a Diplomat, Part 2. Price: Free! Words: 6,290. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The long awaited second volume in the series, "Four Decades Through Thick & Thin - Musings of a Diplomat" is now here. This book is about the Author's stay in Iran as an Indian foreign services career official during the years 1948 - 1950. It is written in the author's characteristic style of recounting interesting real life anecdotes of an age bygone.
Nosotros. Prologo de Julio Travieso Serrano
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,700. Language: Spanish. Published: January 29, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Classics
Una novela "antiutópica", similar a 1984 y Un mundo feliz. Aqui hallamos una sociedad donde, aparentemente, reina la felicidad, bajo la ferrea tutela de un estado unico, regido por una sola persona, al que todos deben obediencia ciega. El proyecto utopico se ha desarrollado, pero el resultado es terrible y cruel.
The Mansfield Killings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,760. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012 by Outer Banks Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
It was worst two-week killing spree in Ohio’s history. It has been more than sixty years since the tragedy, and, yet, this question still remains unanswered. The killing spree is not only remembered to this day, but is an important and dark part of Mansfield lore.
Okie Boy II — Julian's Journey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 164,830. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » General
Okie Boy II: Julian’s Journey continues the fictional story of the Milligan family as they struggle to escape the clutches of the Great Depression and attempt to establish lives for themselves in and around the city of Wenatchee in Washington state. This book deals with the family’s renewed struggle to survive and to maintain some sense of the kind of people that they want to be.