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The Book of Cashel
Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Your guide to the sights and sounds of the historic town of Cashel, County Tipperary, Ireland. Read 30 pages of insightful information with full colour photos on each page.
Understanding Ancient Thought
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,070. Language: British English. Published: August 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
There are many puzzling things about the peoples of the ancient world. Why did they practice the sacrifice of animals? Why did they think they could understand the future by examining the entrails and the liver of a ram? What was the logic beneath the practice of magic? This collection of essays attempts, as far as possible, to understand the ancient world within its original context.
International Research Conference on Economics, Arts and Sciences: Conference Proceedings
Price: Free! Words: 80,780. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Presenters outline their work under the following main themes: Social Sciences, Engineering, Science, Technology, Medicine, Green economy.
The Forgotten Savoy Princess
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,830. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » History » European
“The Forgotten Savoy Princess” is the story of Princess Leina of Savoy, the only child of King Umberto II and Gelsomina Malatesta, who secretly married in Italy on the 10th of February 1926. It is also the story of the Royal Family of Italy and the treasure King Victor Emmanuel III seized from Mussolini and Hitler just before the end of the Second World War.
Наука, технологии, техника: современные парадигмы и практические разработки: сборник научных трудов по материалам I Международного науч
Price: Free! Words: 194,740. Language: Russian. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
В сборнике научных трудов рассматриваются актуальные вопросы развития экономики, юриспруденции, социологии, истории, педагогики, инноваций и техники, культурологи и и искусства, туризма, философии, лингвистики, медицины, природы и ресурсов по материалам I Международной научно-практической конференции «Наука, технологии, техника: современные парадигмы и практические разработки» (31 июля 2017 г.).
Battle Scars
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,140. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Inspirational
Battle Scars is a thought provoking drama with compelling characters that illustrates the resiliency and strength of the human spirit, the power of love and friendship, and the ability to overcome even our darkest moments. Gritty realism and original storytelling breathe life into Battle Scars as it inspires us with a surprising tale of heroism and the sacrifice made by our modern war fighters.
Starfall
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 143,790. Language: British English. Published: October 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A battle over the old, dark earth, between gods from a variety of pantheons, will change the lives of spirits and mortals alike. The participants revealing a dark mystery that stretches from the Roman Empire to the present day. A mystery centred upon a nightclub known as STARFALL.
101 Cheshire Gems.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Written for those who find delight in the unexpected treasures to be found in this wonderful county of Cheshire . With its year round beauty and drama, ranging from street art via industrial architecture to battle sites. All of the attractions in this book can be reached without crossing muddy fields and provide an enjoyable form of gentle exercise, with hopefully, a little mental stimulation.
A pocketful of stories, fantasy tales to delight and enthral
Price: Free! Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Pocketful of stories, fantasy tales to enthral and delight.
Lodging -- A Love Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Coming of age
While World War II engulfs every nation on the globe, Rebecca and her high school friend Sarah can only dream of escaping a dreary, wind-blown existence in western Kansas, until their boring, stodgy old hometown fills with handsome young men learning to fly Army Air Corps bombers known as Liberators, and their lives are suddenly filled with temptation and, perhaps, true love.