Books tagged: netherlands

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Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndropwlllandysiliogogogoch
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
You'll love this book. Really. The last page of this e-book divulges a great secret for happiness in life. You'll also meet a wonderful woman and a terrible villain, experience a conflict from a safe distance, and much more. How did the war between the Dutch and the Welsh begin? What caused the Internet to become a much nastier place? Why did the great writers succeed? Second Edition.
Leading Chaos: Een Essentiële Handleiding Voor Conflictmanagement, Nederlandse Editie
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,320. Language: Dutch. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Education & training
Leading Chaos (*Dutch Version) explores safety based Goal-Oriented Intervention, which provides the baseline protocol for the professional and non-professional intervener. The goals for each stage of conflict management have been fine-tuned and will help interveners succeed in answering that age-old question asked during a flash-point crisis ‘What should I do?'
So Far
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by David Vernon. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
He said, “but I’d like to see more of you.” I nearly laughed. This was the phrase which my girlfriend and I had identified months earlier as an indication that a man might like to see, not just more, but all of you, preferably in bed. Nineteen short stories from master story-teller, Thea Biesheuvel, explore many themes — love, loss, assimilation, war and the resilience of the human spirit
Amsterdam Walking Tour
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Series: Walking Tours. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 730. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Known as “Venice of the North”, criss-cross through the capital of The Netherlands and wander around its impressive architecture and more than 1,500 bridges.
Courage Born of Faith
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,120. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012 by Pastis Enterprises. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Courage Born of Faith" is a radically comprehensive story of a Dutch family which survived the NAZI yoke during the occupation of the Netherlands in World War II. Hiding and feeding Jews was the right thing to do, but HARD, since survival was never guaranteed for the one offering aid or the Jew. The author, Edward Boersma, did a compelling job of telling this compelling story.
WhereSheGoes - Chronicles of a Modern World Nomadess
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,890. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
WhereSheGoes is an epic journey of self-discovery detailing one brave young woman’s adventures, with innocence and wonder as her only companions. She travels abroad with reckless abandon in this inspiring account taken directly from her diaries. Her solo quest encompasses love on the run, fun in sand, snow, and water, and the personal revelations that can only come from global exploration.
The Bridge: A short story
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Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
A broken down truck blocking a bridge over the river in rural Holland leads to an unexpected encounter between a Dutch woman and an English holiday maker. Could this middle-aged, bearded man really be the young soldier she had fallen in love with when he dropped from the skies to capture the very same bridge 30 years ago?
3 Through History: Love in the Time of Republicans
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,620. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Rafi and Dimitri have been friends for a quarter century. Now they love the same woman. But it’s not that simple… 3 Through History: Love in the Time of Republicans explores the question no one asks. What brought each character to the pivotal moment? In this turn-of-the-century love story, history has a front-row seat.
Sailors, Scientists, Spies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,300. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Sailors describes the lives of two Spanish naval officers. Jorge Juan and Antonio Ulloa, chosen in 1735 by Philip V to represent Spanish interests on a French expedition to South America. Their experiences on this journey and their later contributions to eighteenth-century Spain were remarkable, from ship design to canal building, mining, dangerous sea patrols to naming the base metal platinum.
War in the corner: Chronicle of a village in wartime Netherlands
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,760. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012 by Diamond River Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
The betrayal and subsequent death of Jan Braakman’s grandfather during the Second World War is the thread tying together this story of the Dutch village of Laren near the German border. Daring acts of resistance by locals aided the Dutch, the Jews, even Germans, as well as allied soldiers who marched through Laren on their way to liberate the Netherlands.