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Gibbin House
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 117,440. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
During World War II this Hampstead villa was a refuge for artists and intellectuals fleeing the continent. But when the former beacon of hope becomes a prison for the four men who remain exiled there, the mysterious arrival of a young mute woman with secrets of her own, tests the men's perception of love and loss, and their ability to forgive the past in order to live again.
A Luminous Future
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,640. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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The Second World War is over but the lives of the inhabitants of Lupoaia (Valley of the Wolves), a little village in Transylvania, are thrown into turmoil with the imposition of drastic, senseless changes by a new regime, intent on creating a new man for a new society. The new totalitarian government threatens to eliminate the Flonta family by declaring Teodor's father an 'enemy of the people.'
Drobeta Turnu Severin - Mehedinti, Romania
Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / options
The modern town of Drobeta Turnu Severin has a relatively new history. It made its appearance on the map of Romania and on that of the world following General Pavel Kiseleff's decree on the 22nd of April, 1833.
The Brasov Legacy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,320. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Even today in Romania people still seal their dead relatives into their graves by circling the graves whilst burning incense. This, they believe, will prevent the bodies from turning into Moroi. The undead that some people refer to as vampires. Vampires have long been hunted in Eastern Europe and most have been destroyed or driven out but where did they go?
Timisoara - o scurta istorie
You set the price! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
O scurta prezentare istorica a orasului Timisoara, asa cum este ea pe www.247timisoara.com
The Haiduks
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 34,190. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It is Romania in the time of the Ottoman occupation. A band of brigands--the haiduks--has taken up arms against the Turk. Led by the lovely Floarea Codrilor, the haiduks do battle not only with the armies of mercenaries sent by the Sublime Porte, the bashi-bazouks, but also with debased Romanian aristocrats, the boyars and gospodars who would betray their native land to the foreign occupier.
On the Road to Sibiu
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012 by CV-2 Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Romania. August 1944. The Red Army pursues the retreating Germans. Captain Khavanov's orders: occupy an old fortress on the road to Sibiu, to secure the Red Army's supply line. In the fortress lived a frail old man. What about him drew the interest of a commissar from division headquarters? And why did Khavanov's men disappear one by one?
Nadia Comaneci: Perfect 10
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
This volume is a short biography of Nadia Comaneci, winner of five gold medals at the Olympics.
Laser, frate!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,420. Language: Romanian. Published: August 19, 2011 by Metro Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"Laser, frate!" este prima carte din seria Toni Bega, un detectiv cum nu s-a mai văzut de la inventarea toporului de silex încoace.
Civil Society Versus the Negative Heritage of World Statism Since 1989: Mexico and Romania in the Era of Globalization
Series: History of Free Trade Agreements: NAFTA & EU COmpared. Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
My contribution is to remedy the failure of analysis of the Mexican and Romanian case studies of civic society in an era of globalization. Especially since the collapse of the Berlin Wall, thousands of NGOs have sprung up. Many have hoped in vain to receive funds from domestic donors, but merely by their existing they are not eligible to receive funds from abroad.