Books tagged: fascism

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Traditi e traditori
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,920. Language: Italian. Published: April 4, 2014 by PulpEdizioni. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Una storia suddivisa in tre parti - "Latina tradita", "La Destra tradita" e "L'Italia tradita" - che si apre con una dedica ad una persona davvero speciale e si chiude con riflessioni legate all'attualità
Wittgenstein's Hitler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » American / African American
Ludwig Wittgenstein is in Berlin to bribe the Nazis so that he may secure the safety of his two sisters living in Austria. Hitler learns that his old schoolmate is in city and asks to see him. Since Hitler personally decides on any change in Jewish status Wittgenstein can hardly refuse.
Lucie Aubrac - the Schoolteacher who fought the Gestapo
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 85,820. Language: British English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Never before fully told in English, this is the inspiring biography of Lucie Aubrac, one of the leaders of the French Resistance in Lyon. A true love story involving sabotage, subterfuge and prison escapes, it provides a living example of boundless courage in the face of Nazi terror.
The Swastika and the Maple leaf
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Fascism was not a mass movement in Canada in the 1930s, but it threatened the country’s health. In his review, Mordecai Richler wrote, “Dr. Betcherman has written a lively, readable history, the stronger for being detached and allowing the embarrassing facts to speak for themselves….It is strong , evocative stuff, a necessary reminder of how things were. I recommend it highly.”
America's Dysfunctional 'Exceptionalism' and Global Health
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 193,980. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book is about the people of the Third World like Trinidad and Tobago. It is about the violence of globalization, the rigidity of ideological orthodoxy and economic dogma and the unjust structure of the existing global economic order and its impact on global health. It is about the chaos created by a flawed epistemology.
Evita
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,240. Language: American English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
In 1935 Evita travels to Buenos Aires, a bustling city of eight million. It’s the train ride of her life. An actress job leads to the stage, films and radio soap operas. Famous already she meets the dashing Colonel Juan Peron. Soon enough she’s his lover, companion and trusted adviser; together they dazzle Argentina.
Modern Rome, 4 Great Walks for the Curious Traveler
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
BEST TRAVEL GUIDEBOOK 2014. Seen the Coliseum and the Vatican? Looking for a more authentic, contemporary experience? Walk without tourists in new Rome: in Garbatella, a delightful 1920s planned community; spectacular, Fascist EUR; Flaminio, Rome’s cultural heart, and nearby a “Mussolini theme park”; and up and down Trastevere’s charming stairways. Rome with the Romans. hyperlinks, photos, maps
The Incident at Montebello
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,270. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
The Incident at Montebello is based on a true event— In 1930, Italian Premier Benito Mussolini was driving through the Italian countryside with Cornelius Vanderbilt, Jr. when his car struck and killed a little girl, Sofia Buonomano. The Buonomano family is torn apart by Sofia's death and is caught in a political firestorm that spreads from their village to Rome and across American and Europe.
Grizzly Bear Devours and Digests School
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The education system forces everybody to spend countless hours contained in an institution, when most people (and animals) would prefer to do something more fun. The Faux Forest government is making school attendance mandatory. Unfortunately for them, Grisly the Grizzly Bear lives in the Faux Forest, and he despises school! Will the school system win or will Grisly rip them limb from limb?
Eyes of Wax
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two biotech nightmares in one ebook... In a world where implants make the blind see, the lame walk, and the deaf hear, what becomes of human mind? When public suspicion of the enhanced hits crisis, one man discovers just how much his fellow citizens value their humanity--and how far they'll go to squelch anything that threatens it. Includes bonus story: Self-Sustaining