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Discovering the Real Beauty of Cuba
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Up to date, with the increasing popularity of this tourist destination in the beautiful island of the Caribbean, Cuba strives to offer a great relaxation and a vacation paradise to those who want to fulfill an ultimate escapade with the entire family. For people who love to explore the beauty of the Caribbean peninsula, this is the best place to visit for an unforgettable holiday experience.
Carlos Paula
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Carlos Paula, a Cuban, had a brief career in the major leagues with the Washington Senators. He was exceptional for he became the first dark-skinned Cuban to play for the Washington American League baseball franchise. Earlier Cubans with lighter skin color had made the grade for the Nationals. In 1954 race was a big issue because most of the teams fans were born south of the Mason-Dixon line.
Operation Urgent Fury: The Planning and Execution of Joint Operations in Grenada, 1983 - The Crisis, Planning and Preparation, Combat Operations, Press Controversy, Assessment
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 23,960. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Written several years after the end of Operation URGENT FURY, this study focuses specifically on the involvement of the Chairman, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the Joint Staff in planning and directing operations in Grenada in 1983.
Dog on the Highway
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,590. Language: British English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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The Battle of Laputa is over. But on Earth, the Un-Zodiacal Activities Commission are interesting themselves in mysterious archaeological diggings. In orbit around Altair, Krell's sister planet, Novyeye Zemlya is approaching, bringing the deadly Surge. And somewhere between the two, the cadets on board the Levi Morgan are trying very, very hard to get their set of silver wings...
Taken - Summers Sisters Series
Series: The Summers Sisters Series, 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 213,490. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
My life had gone from a disaster to a Cinderella story. I have found my Prince Charming. I’m not sure why my mind was full of all this as I watched the game. Maybe I knew it was too good to be true. A simple phone call started the next nightmare. They have taken hostages and want me in exchange. I dropped off the wall next to the stands and took off running toward whatever hell was waiting.
Cuba en Tiempo de Guerra
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,870. Language: Spanish. Published: November 9, 2010 by Editorial Medí. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » History » American
Este controvercial libro de 1898 es un temprano ejemplo del poder manipulador de la prensa. Davis presentó informes vibrantes y dramáticos que pueden haber llevado a Estados Unidos a un conflicto internacional: El inicio de la Guerra Hispano-Americana. Aquí está la historia de Davis sobre la devastadora guerra en Cuba. Su narrativa pudo haber cambiado el curso de asuntos internacionales.
Introducción al Pensamiento Latinoamericano
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,780. Language: Spanish. Published: October 9, 2010 by Charley Torres. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
La vida filosófica latinoamericana del pasado siglo XX cuenta con innumerables personalidades que la enaltecieron y llevaron a un plano de madurez y reconocimiento internacional que estimulan el cultivo y el orgullo del pensamiento de “Nuestra América”. Una de esas descollantes figuras fue el filósofo mexicano Leopoldo Zea.