Books tagged: migration

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Un'italiana non italiana
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,560. Language: Italian. Published: April 6, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Copertina Un'italiana non italiana Un delicato e poetico romanzo di un'iraniana nata a Londra, che vive in Italia e parla fiorentino, che ci racconta il nostro paese con gli occhi di ciascuno dei nuovi figli d'Italia che, sommariamente vengono detti di "seconda generazione".
The Religious Life of the Gorkhalis of Myanmar
You set the price! Words: 15,140. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Gorkhalis (people of Nepali origins, mostly Hindus and Mahayani Buddhists) have lived in Myanmar since the late 1800s. They came with the British Army and fought through the World Wars, then stayed on in the aftermath. This essay explores some of the recent conflict created by newly converted Hinayana Buddhists who are trying to convert faith-based communities to their own religious ideology.
Daughters of the Sea
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 63,580. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Laura, descended from the Princess Kura, revisits her Tahitian heritage to seek her birth father, a Polynesian navigator Chased by the demons of her ancestor’s past, and fearing for her sanity, Laura and Ian work to find the answers to her quest.
The Second Landing
You set the price! Words: 160,990. Language: Australian English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A fascinating study of Eastern Europe told by those who got out during and after World War II. The Second Landing is absolutely riveting. It helps to form a total concept of the period. For historians the book should have been a non-fiction historical chronicle, a source book, as much of what the author deals with, is not widely known.
Sgeul nan Eilthireach a dh’fhalbh à Beàrnaraigh na Hearadh
Price: Free! Words: 10,140. Language: Scottish Gaelic. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
Gàidhlig (Scottish Gaelic) translation of 'The Story of Emigration from Berneray, Harris' by Peter Kerr. Published by Comunn Eachdraidh Bheàrnaraigh/Berneray Historical Society 2012
On the Move
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This is a collection of some of my most recent poems written from 2007 to 2010 published in 2012, a period of great transition in my life. It includes the four poems created for my first novel, Camelia in Winter. They cover a range of topics and themes but mostly address personal struggle in a sea of change.The January, 2014 version, includes some political poems on the theme of displacement.
The Goose Who Stayed North
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
The delightful story of a young goose who is curious of what winter is like, and of his adventures staying north rather than flying south with the flock.
Gone To Bed
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,100. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012 by Darling Newspaper Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
A British migrant family, determined to prosper, created a newspaper to dazzle the forested suburbs east of Perth, Western Australia. Over 21 years it battled media giants to pioneer the state's suburban press. This memoir relates the odd events and zany characters met along the way, starting without capital in a derelect haunted hotel. It shows how any community is a trove of wonder.
Inhabiting the Land
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 by Acton Institute. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Education / Adult
John Paul II asserts the right to migrate and this monograph presents a defense for this case. But the meaning of right employed in this defense is wholly distinct from that employed in the contemporary rights language of public policy debates. Rather, the meaning of right in Catholic natural law tradition is analogous to the right to property, and not to the right to life.
Lost in Cognito
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,390. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Undaunted by the skimpy information given for his latest case, Jake Brown, private investigator, finds himself in Cognito, a grid of connecting streets and avenues, a place designed for the lost and the transitory.