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Regionalism and Secession - German Bavarian and Spanish Catalan Regionalism, Heimat Mediation, Kulturnation, Demystifying Nazi Centralism, Castilian Hegemony, Francoist Spain 1939-1975
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,960. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study provides a historical analysis of Bavarian and Catalan regionalism and argues that autonomy mitigates secession if the predominant state has accommodated sub-state regionalism.
Mr Henderson's Railway
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,820. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
'Mr Henderson's Railway' is the story of a remarkable enterprise undertaken at the end of the 19th century by the British in Spain. The railway connects Algeciras with Bobadilla through some of the most difficult terrain in the world. The stretch from Algeciras to Ronda is famous as much for its majestic scenery as for the engineering proficiency of the men who built the line. Once completed villa
Gran Canaria Travel Guide - Discover Triana y Vegueta in One Day
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This Guide shows you the prestigious Triana, the shopping & food strip and the oldest part of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, the Vegueta with its historic buildings, cozy bars, and restaurants with typical Canarian cuisine.
Seduced in Spain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,600. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Nine years ago, Alejandro broke Emily's heart, but a business trip to Spain forces her to be in his company again. Old wounds are reopened and new temptations complicate things even more. When life leaves her no choice, she realizes that sometimes the heart doesn’t listen to the brain. Will Emily win the battle against her forbidden desire and Alejandro's charm, or will history repeat itself?
The Road to Manilva
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
'The Road to Manilva' looks at the Municipality of Manilva from prehistoric times to the modern day. It takes you to places within the municipality not normally visited by the visitor from Tartessian - Phoenician settlements to the Roman Baths, still used today. The book, written for 'the curious traveller', covers diverse subjects that influenced the growth of Manilva and its towns.
Paco Godia Spain's First Formula One Driver
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
Paco Godia was a works Maserati driver and later entered private Maseratis when the factory broke ties with him. Godia was not a major player in Grand Prix racing, entering his first race, the '51 Spanish Grand Prix and his last, the 1958 French Grand Prix at Reims, within a span of seven seasons. Godia also raced sports cars until '68. Among his best finishes was a 4th at the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
The Basque Head Case
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,510. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Of heads found ... and lost! Following the accidental discovery of a “head” afloat on the Regent Canal, London, PI Dr Jake Flintlock is seduced into taking on a case which draws him to Northern Spain and its darker history. There, in the company of his sidekick Dr Bum Park, Jake faces a mystery wherein an ancient Basque legacy of vengeance and strife intersects with a private vendetta.
A Beautiful Death
Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
High within the hills of Andalusia an old man awoke with the dawn, and there, in the gentle glow of the morning sun, the old man died. A Beautiful Death explores the heart of loss, and the way each of us face mortality.
El despoblado de San Carlos el Real de Abánades, un intento ilustrado de repoblación vinculado al Canal de Castilla
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 9,130. Language: Spanish. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
De forma paralela a la construcción del Canal de Castilla, se desarrolló una política de establecimiento de nuevas poblaciones relacionadas con las necesidades del propio canal; en el caso del acueducto de Abánades se combinó el objetivo colonizador con el de asegurar el mantenimiento de las obras, repoblando los tres despoblados medievales con la fundación de un nuevo enclave llamado San Carlos.
The Briton and the Dane: Concordia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,420. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Captured by Saracen pirates, Concordia finds herself at the center of intrigue, plots, blackmail, betrayal and the vain desires of two egotistical brothers, each willing to die for her favor. While awaiting rescue, Concordia must defend her honor while plotting her escape somewhere inside steamy, unconquered Muslim Hispania.