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Pytagua (The Stranger)
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 88,610. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
José Angel Vera, a young Cardinal native of Paraguay, South America, is elected the new Pope. During his first trip abroad, a trip he decides to combine with a visit to his town of birth, a major catastrophe occurs and the Pope disappears.
Land Without Evil
You set the price! Words: 41,240. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » General
*Finalist - San Diego Book Award* Journey back two hundred and fifty years to a long forgotten world where nature speaks through plants and song pours forth from waterfalls as breathtakingly as a church choir sings Ave Maria. A place where the rhythm of a feathered rattle is believed to bring you closer to your creator. A world where mysticism and innate spirituality conflict with Christianity.
The Role of Productivity in Community Success: The Jesuit-Guaraní Cultural Confluence
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / comparative
This historical essay, drawn from the deepest jungles of Uruguay in South America, examines the creation of a flourishing culture and economy that lasted for almost two centuries. It explores the guided development of a virtuous web of social and economic controls that mixed the philosophy of Catholic Jesuits with the traditions of the native Guaraní peoples. Suggests application to our times.
Destination Paraguay
Price: Free! Words: 50,480. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Sebastian Segovia is nothing like his father, a brave soldier whose treasure-hunting adventures led him to the New World. But when Sebastian sets sail for his new home in Asunción, disaster strikes. How will he face slave-traders, deadly jaguars, and cannibals on his own? Does Arazunú, the young Guarani warrior, have secret plans for revenge, or will he prove a reliable guide through the jungle?