Books tagged: cultural heritage

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Remember Wen?
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,220. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Remember Wen?" is an autobiographical collection of poems and short stories recounting the boyhood memories of Rodney Foster. As an introduction to a greater cross-section of people to Trinidad and Tobago society, Foster records his experiences as a person born and raised in Trinidad and Tobago and asks us to recall our own memories and experiences as we read his work.
Tutela internazionale dei beni culturali
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,800. Language: Italian. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
Venezia e la sua laguna, Menfi e la sua Necropoli, l’Alhambra a Granada, i Palazzi imperiali delle dinastie Ming e Quing, le Chiese rupestri etiopi, la Fabbrica del legno di Verla, Mont-Saint-Michel, Versailles, San Gimignano, il Taj Mahal, …, Auschwitz. Sono solo alcuni dei gioielli che compongono il complesso puzzle del patrimonio dell’umanità e della nostra memoria collettiva.
Protection of Cultural Heritage in International Law
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,980. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
The history of cultural property is strongly connected to wars and armed conflicts. If on one side wars represented a means for the enlargement of national territory and neutralisation of enemy populations, ritorsions against theirs cultural property had principally an economic and symbolic value. Damage the signs of a culture was an expression of contempt and superiority.
A Patchwork of Life
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Our experiences are threads that weave through our lives. Seven short stories in "A Patchwork of Life" told by a variety of narrators. Among them are a young girl curious of a new neighbor in 'Available' , a special needs student in 'An Apple for Miss Margaret', and a cooking apprentice in 'Food for my Soul'.
Preserving Bronze Plaques & Memorial
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Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Study & teaching
A how-to manual showing how to properly care for bronze plaques and memorials.
Out of The Transylvania Night
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“I’d grown up in the land of Transylvania, homeland to Dracula, Vlad the Impaler, and worse, dictator Nicolae Ceausescu,” writes the author. “Under his rule, like vampires, we came to life after sundown, hiding our heirloom jewels and precious documents deep into the earth.” Fleeing to the US to rebuild her life, Aura discovers that attaining the American dream is easier than “being” an American.
Voodoo In My Blood: A Healer's Journey from Surgeon to Shaman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,880. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
This mesmerizing story takes us inside the secret world of voodoo as a healing practice, and sheds light on why it remains a mystery to most and shunned by many.Carolle Jean-Murat, MD, an intuitive healer, and the author of 3 previous award-winning books published in the U.S., Haiti, Mexico, Singapore, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, and the UK.
Wayfaring Traveler: Whale Rider of the Tide
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Series: The Wayfaring Traveler, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 80,620. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Wayfaring Traveler is the book that launches you into the heart of America and planetary change. Homeless and scared witless, Wafarer went plummeting into fiscal hemorrhage of downsizing and diaspora. Made long journey in old car; met interesting characters; lived in a tent. What mattered finally? Meet-your-eye people, truth in a handshake, the call of the wild, and seize-the-day.
Cash and Connections: Using Kickstarter to Fund and Promote Your Cultural Heritage Project
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
In 2012, archival digitization initiative Project Gado launched a successful Kickstarter campaign which helped bring in funding for our work, build our donor base, increase awareness of our project, and recruit new volunteers. This eBook shares our experiences, and gives you the background you need to use Kickstarter for your own cultural heritage organization.
The Gondola Maker
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,560. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
*Silver IPPY Award for Best Adult Fiction Ebook* In 16th-century Venice, the heir to a family boatyard rejects his destiny but is drawn to restore an old gondola with the dream of taking a girl for a ride.