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Italian for Beginners
Price: Free! Words: 15,690. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2018 by Sato Publishings. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Italian
15 short stories to help you develop a basic understanding of the Italian language and acquire sufficient vocabulary for basic communication in Italian.
An Italian Home: Settling Beside Lake Como
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 84,440. Language: British English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
What is it like for two middle aged people to emigrate to a foreign country. Paul and Nicola found out 28 years ago. The book is their journey that will help others who want to follow the same path. It includes the pitfalls. Learning a new language. Making new friends. The fun and humour encountered. The wonderful atmosphere of life on Lake Como in northern Italy.
Falling in Love with Myself
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,340. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 19, 2016 by Robin Beck. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
This is a story of the difficulties which an Italian prisoner of war and later immigrant family to South Africa had to endure, and the toll it took on the family, and on the author as the daughter of the family in particular. It is especially the story of her battle to overcome the trauma of her childhood and youth, and the Sicilian family culture of that time.
Johnny Torrio Chicago's First Modern Gang Lord
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
My e-book was researched from news items relating to Johnny Torrio's income tax evasion trial which began in 1939. Charged with this crime in 1936 this was the first time Torrio's name appeared on a police blotter. I also used more current refs along with news items from the 1920s and later. Torrio retired to Florida after he was run out of Italy by Benito Mussolini who waged a war on hoodlums
Saggezza italiana - 1550 citazioni
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,840. Language: Italian. Published: November 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Questo libro contiene 1550 delle migliori citazioni da Italia. Gli insegnamenti sono leader e pensatori di rispettare italiana. “Saggezza italiana - 1550 citazioni” offre lezioni significative sulla vita e di apprendimento.
Winston Moseley Murderer Of Catherine Kitty Genovese
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Kitty Genovese was murdered in 1964 in the Kew Gardens section of Queens, NY. Her death was unnecessary. Had any of 38 witnesses acted, i.e. calling police, subduing her attacker, she might have lived. Instead she was left to die near the entrance of her Austin Avenue apartment. She waged a terrific battle before she died. I have profiled her killer, Winston Moseley, from his roots in Alabama.
La fredda notte di Babbo Natale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,650. Language: Italian. Published: November 18, 2013 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Una moderna favola di Natale da sussurrare davanti al camino, quando fuori piove, magari insieme al proprio figlioletto di sei anni.
Culture Briefing: Italy - Your Guide To Italian Culture and Customs
Series: Culture Briefings. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,520. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Culture Briefing: Italy provides current, in-depth information found in no other single publication to help you understand the culture, customs, values and beliefs of the Italian people. Whether traveling to Italy, working on a class paper or doing business with the Italians, you'll find Culture Briefing: Italy an invaluable resource.
Celeste nostalgia
Series: Nero di Seppia, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,240. Language: Italian. Published: May 7, 2013 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Racconti surreali dal mondo calcistico ultras di un tifoso lagato ai tempi andati.
L'Estate in tavola
Series: Nero di Seppia, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: Italian. Published: June 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » European
Ricettario per gli amanti del buon sapore. Lo chef Alberico Nunziata propone per l'estate i suoi piatti migliori.