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Book: European Identity - The Newly Born European Demos? - The Potential of European Identity by Endri Shqerra
The book examines identity and its nature through analyzing different theories which help to define in which theories European identity can be ascribed to. The chapter also offers scholars' reflection over European identity and makes a definition of European identity. In the second chapter, it explains the role of European identity on the constitutional ratification (2004) as well as demonstrates [...]
 
Book: European Identity - The Death of National Era? by Endri Shqerra
This book examines identity and the nature of European identity through analyzing different theories which help to define in which theories can European identity be ascribed to. It offers scholars' reflection over European identity and makes a definition of European identity. In the second chapter it explains the role of European identity on the constitutional ratification (2004) as well as [...]
 
Book: The Italy Conspiracy by J. D. Mallinson
Rare books and manuscripts have disappeared from important Swiss and Italian libraries. A vague tip from an arrested fence in Amsterdam seems to implicate someone within the English community at Zurich. Scotland Yard sends Inspector George Mason there, to assist the Swiss police in their investigations. Using the cover of scout for a tour company, he slips easily into the English community and [...]
 
Book: The Summer of the Rosenkavalier by Carole Kulikowski
How does a young American girl, who knows nothing about classical music and whose musical role models are rock and roll idols, transform herself into the most famous female opera singer of the Baby Boom generation? In The Summer of the Rosenkavalier, follow the career of Anna Trent, from her choir singing, garage band days in 1960's Kansas to the present day opera stages of Europe. It is a summer [...]
 
Book: Living the Velvet Revolution by Sunny Lockwood
Czechoslovakia's 1989 Velvet Revolution overturned its communist government within days. Learn about that dramatic political upheaval from the people involved with it. Defiant students, cautious parents and a world-weary dissident reveal what revolution feels like to those who help make it. Vivid yet sensitive writing brings the inside story alive and reveals fascinating behind-the-scenes details.
 
Book: The Guardian of Secrets by Jana Petken
The Multi Award Winning Bestseller, The Guardian of Secrets. Winner of 2016, Outstanding Historical Book of The Year, IAN Awards. Silver Medalist, Readers' Favorite Awards 2015 - "This is a must-read for historical fiction fans" BlueInk Reviews. "A suspenseful, Compelling Historical Fiction" Kirkus Reviews ___ After fleeing from an abusive husband accused of murder, Celia Merrill becomes [...]
 
Book: Decoding Dylan - Making Sense of the Songs That Changed Modern Culture by Jim Curtis
Taking readers behind Bob Dylan's familiar image as the enigmatic rebel of the 1960s, this book reveals a different view--that of a careful craftsman and student of the art of songwriting. Drawing on revelations from Dylan's memoir Chronicles and a variety of other sources, the author arrives at a radically new interpretation of his body of work, which revolutionized American music and won him [...]
 
Book: A Tribute to the 109th Evacuation Hospital (SM) by Dr. James Van Keuren and Mark A. Walters
This is the untold story of the 109th Evacuation Hospital (SM) which provides the reader with a piece of history about evacuation hospital semi-mobile units and my father-in-law's experiences during World War II. The veteran's interviews painted a picture of teamwork close to the front lines. Here the danger was so palpable and close to our young soldiers, as told by a nurse: " The boys were only [...]
 
Book: Beyond the Rapids by Evelyn Puerto
Imagine that you are a believer living in a communist country. You live with the knowledge that at any time you could be imprisoned, tortured, or killed simply because you are a Christian. Beyond the Rapids is the true story of Ukrainian pastor Alexei Brynza and his wife, Valentina, who endured persecution in a culture that was hostile to their faith as they struggled to raise their four children [...]
 
Book: Infiltration (A Relative Invasion, Book 2) - Two boys, one family, a world at war by Rosalind Minett
A WW2 novel to enthrall adults and older children. Billy is evacuated, and his nightmare cousin, Kenneth, comes too. Both will face dramas, unexpected meetings and opportunities for personal growth as the war goes on and on... "A delight to read" - Historical Novel Society ". . . the stark and simple times of wartime Britain superbly evoked with just the simplest of brush strokes . . .gets so [...]
 
Book: Shards Of Memory - Oral History in a Heartbeat by Gail M Baugniet
This novel, SHARDS OF MEMORY - Oral History in a Heartbeat, presents a heartwarming experience of emotional healing through storytelling, with a touch of romance and mystery woven throughout.Young Gahlen spends an inordinate amount of time with both sets of grandparents after a tragic accident permanently disfigures the child's leg. Eager to assure their grandchild of the lasting bonds of [...]
 
Book: The Barcelona Journal Murders - The Trials and Tribulations of a Photographer in 1906 by Jonathan Coan Daifuku
The Reviews... -"Mr Daifuku is a competent and engaging writer, building a complex story round a well-developed protagonist." (*) --- Helen Hollick & Nicky Galliers of HistoricalNovelSociety.org - - "It is evident the author is comfortably familiar with not only the setting, but the history of photography. A lot of historical details are interwoven into the story. I especially enjoyed the toilet [...]
 
Book: Return To Totara Park by Shirley Wine
Winsome Grainger left Totara Park with a terrible secret in her heart and a darker secret in her past vowing never to return. A vow shattered when she and her estranged husband, Jared each inherit a half share in Totara Park, the Grainger Dynasty's Estate. Under the terms of Jared's father's Will, he and Winsome must live on Totara Park together for two years or the Estate will be sold. Unable to [...]
 
Book: Where Treasure Hides by Johnnie Alexander
Artist Alison Schuyler spends her time working in her family's renowned art gallery, determined to avoid the curse that has followed the Schuyler clan from the Netherlands to America and back again. She's certain that true love will only lead to tragedy that is, until a chance meeting at Waterloo station brings Ian Devlin into her life. Drawn to the bold and compassionate British Army captain, [...]
 
Book: Parallax View by Allan Leverone
EVEN THE CIA DIDN'T FORESEE - SOMEONE CRASHING HER PLANE... She has only one job and it's easy. The hard part was the handoff, and that's done. Agent Tracie Tanner is safely back in CIA hands, on her way to take a crucial and very secret-- letter to the president. But even the CIA didn't foresee someone crashing a plane to stop her. With about thirty seconds to spare before she's burned alive, a [...]
 
eBook: The Famous Union by Michael Meyer
Adult humorous fiction - Famous Union College is a slow moving train wreck, a place where what is what is not. Two hapless heroes. An exhibitionist secretary. Bumbling administrators. A paranoid football coach. Conniving coeds. A sex obsessed football player. Who knows what will happen next... "The characters are all interesting and well developed - and many would be great study cases for a psych [...]
 
Book: Forgotten Soldiers - What Happened to Jacob Walden by Warren Martin
The Cold War Story (revised edition) about Air Force Captain Jacob Walden shot down over Vietnam in 1970 and the untold story of why he never returned home. Forty years later Journalist Ted Pratt investigates what may be the sudden reappearance of Jacob Walden. Ted Pratt follows the trail to find Jacob and encounters Charlie Smith, a secretive and seasoned Operative who may have answers to the [...]
 
Book: Hobbit House in Italy by Tottie Limejuice
Short, sweet and sure to make you smile. Join Tottie as she boards a high speed train and heads off for an adventure in the Apennines, staying in a Hobbit House in Italy. This little travelogue will answer your questions. Did accident-prone Tottie make it there and back? Was her limited Italian enough to cope with unforeseen circumstances? You'll find humour and local colour for a light-hearted [...]
 
Book: Trona, Bloody Trona - A Revolution in Microcosm by Paul Henry Abram
Trona, Bloody Trona - A Synopsis 2013 By Paul Henry Abram This is the story of a young radical lawyer in L.A. and his literary non-fiction tale of a labor strike which takes place in 1970 in Trona, CA, the Gateway to Death Valley. When 750 workers walked out on Kerr-McGee - a world-wide conglomerate that controls a little bit of everything and all of Trona, having paid its workers in company [...]
 
Book: Soldier of Rome - The Legionary (The Artorian Chronicles Book 1) by James Mace
In the year 9 A.D. three Roman legions under Quintilius Varus are betrayed by the Germanic war chief, Arminius, and destroyed in the forest known as Teutoburger Wald. Six years later, Rome is ready to unleash her vengeance. Emperor Tiberius sends his adopted son, Germanicus Caesar, across the Rhine with an army of forty-thousand imperial soldiers. They come not on a mission of conquest, but of [...]
 
Book: Embodiment Of Hope - Life Story Based On Luo Culture And Customs by Edward Orony Omolo
EMBODIMENT OF HOPE is a family's footprints on the sands of time. The author has used his own family as an example in writing is own tale of undying hope, courage and determination and the style is autobiographical and ethnographic, which makes his writing rare piece of literature. The testament ends with the story of the grandsons, and other members of this great family, who have turned into a [...]
 
Book: Politically Homeless - A Five-year Odyssey across Three Continents by Mary Terzian
In this memoir, Terzian's aspirations to attend college meet parents' refusal, flaring her yearnings even more. Consequently she quits her home in Cairo to work with the United Nations (Un) World Health Organization in Alexandria. Five years later she accepts a Un assignment in Congo, where civil war is rampant. She endures the rigors of expatriation, meanwhile saving funds for her college [...]
 
Book: Civil War Journal of a Union Soldier by P.C. Zick
Here is a personal account of the Civil War when young men were forced to kill their own countrymen.Harmon Camburn signed up for duty as a Union soldier two weeks after the first shots were fired in the Civil War. He served for the next three years, fighting in both Battles of Bull Run and other skirmishes of the War Between the States. His tour of duty ended with a shot through his lung and [...]
 
Book: Silk Legacy by Richard Brawer
In early twentieth century Paterson, New Jersey, dashing twenty-nine year old Abraham Bressler charms naive nineteen year old Sarah Singer into marriage by making her believe he feels the same way she does about the new calling of a modern woman. He then turns around and gives her little more respect than he would a servant, demanding she stay home to care for "his" house and "his" children. [...]
 
Book: Right As Wrong Can Be (Mick Murphy Key West Mystery Book 9) by Michael Haskins
When Mick Murphy stops at night on U.S. 1 to assist a teenage girl in distress, his world begins to unravel. Chased by thugs, the girl is traumatized and can't speak to Murphy. Once at home, his live-in Irish girlfriend Peggy Naughton helps communicate with the teenager. Soon a private investigator shows up in Key West looking for the teen and believes Murphy knows her whereabouts. Things get [...]
 
Book: Beware the Jabberwock - Post Cold War Thrillers by Chester D. Campbell
As the Cold War struggles to a close and the Soviet Union disintegrates, rogue elements on both sides of the Iron Curtain join in a deadly plot to maintain their hold on power, codenamed Operation Jabberwock. Telephone intercepts trigger a CIA investigation, but doubters among the higher-ups task a veteran clandestine officer with a drinking problem to track down Jabberwock with only an outsider [...]
 
Book: The Sweet Taste of Revenge by Bohdan O. Szuprowicz
It seems that during the last few months cannibalism in sports appears to have been in fashion. We can contribute to this topic with our story how cannibalism was used to ensure survival and salvation. People forget that there were periods during the 20th century where people resorted to cannibalism as a means of survival. The E-Story presented here deals with a very specific case of it during [...]
 
Book: Death on the Danube - A New Year's Murder in Budapest (Travel Can Be Murder Cozy Mystery Series Book 1) by Jennifer S. Alderson
Who knew a New Year's trip to Budapest could be so deadly? The tour must go on - even with a killer in their midst... Recent divorcee Lana Hansen needs a break. Her luck has run sour for going on a decade, ever since she got fired from her favorite job as an investigative reporter. When her fresh start in Seattle doesn't work out as planned, Lana ends up unemployed and penniless on Christmas Eve. [...]
 
Book: Worthy of Time - A Union Worlds Novel by K. Constantine
Alien First Contact. A Powerful Enemy? Or a Distant Friend? Humanity has reached the stars and joined forces under the banner of the Union Worlds. One planet, Alcmene, intercepts an enigmatic signal from an unknown system 139 light years away. It's the first time Humanity has received a message from the stars ... and it's a secret the Alcmene government is keen to protect. Without announcing the [...]
 
Book: Death By Baguette - A Valentine's Day Murder in Paris (Travel Can Be Murder Cozy Mystery Series Book 2) by Jennifer S. Alderson
Paris the city of love, lights ... and murder? Join tour guide Lana Hansen as she escorts five couples on an unforgettable Valentine-themed vacation to France! Unfortunately it will be the last trip for one passenger... Lana Hansen's future is looking bright. She has money in her bank account, a babysitter for her cat, and even a boyfriend. Regrettably she won't get to celebrate Valentine's Day [...]
 
Book: Giselle and the Fate of Wahine by Marty Walpole
It was a day before Easter, April 1968, when journalist Emma Cassidy boarded the inter-island ferry, Wahine, sailing from Christchurch's port of Lyttelton to Wellington. On the bridge Captain Angus Robertson, after reading a satisfactory weather report on Cyclone Giselle, orders Wahine's departure. The ship, with over 300 passengers and crew, makes her way up the eastern coastline of New Zealand [...]
 
Book: Basic, Savings and Checking Account Guidance - for Teens and Young Adults by Ronald E. Hudkins
This targeted financial advice explains savings and checking accounts in clear, logical sequence with a simple emphasis on truly understanding needed financial decisions. It outlines the outcomes that could result if someone continues exercising misdirected, impulsive, or uneducated monetary decisions.
 
Book: My Journey Through War and Peace - Explorations of a Young Filmmaker, Feminist and Spiritual Seeker (Pathfinder Trilogy Book 1) by Melissa Burch
MEMOIR 2017 SILVER WINNER OF IBPA* BENJAMIN FRANKLIN AWARD 2016 SILVER Foreword INDIES AWARD WINNER Adventure For readers of Cheryl Strayed, Martha Beck, and Elizabeth Gilbert In this adventurous spiritual memoir, Melissa Burch discovers that by facing her near death, living outside her comfort zone and trusting her intuition, she could find herself and set a new course for her life. *Independent [...]
 


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