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Samlede Tildels Forhen Utrykte Afhandlinger, Part 3... (Danish Edition)
By Nabu Press
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ean: 9781277278729, isbn: 1277278725,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 188 reviews
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding

Comes the Peace: My Journey to Forgiveness
By Free Press
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ean: 9780743287616, isbn: 0743287614,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 209 reviews
I packed a blue Samsonite suitcase with my belongings - a couple of pairs of jeans and shirts, UB40 tapes, the Swiss army knife I had stolen from my mother, my Tibetan prayer book, and a red plastic Camay soap dish I bought in Dharamsala that had become a good luck charm for me. With these, all his worldly possessions at the age of seventeen, Daja Wangchuk Meston caught an airliner to America, the unfamiliar land of which he was a citizen, and began his arduous personal journey to discover and

Outwitting History: The Amazing Adventures of a Man Who Rescued a Million Yiddish Books
By Algonquin Books
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ean: 9781565124295, isbn: 1565124294,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 210 reviews
In 1980, a twenty-three-year-old student named Aaron Lansky set out to rescue the world’s abandoned Yiddish books before it was too late. Twenty-five years and one and a half million books later, he’s still in the midst of a great adventure. Filled with poignant and often laugh-out-loud tales from Lansky’s travels across the country as he collected books from older Jewish immigrants—books their own children had no use for—Outwitting History also explores brilliant Yiddish writers and

Chinese Biographies: Ang Lee ( Pinyin Annotated Reader: Simplified Chinese) (Chinese Edition)
By Cheng & Tsui
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ean: 9781622910441, isbn: 1622910443,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 115 reviews
Chinese Biographies: Ang Lee is the sixth title in Cheng & Tsui s Chinese Biographies series. The latest title in this award-winning series tells the story of the two-time Academy Award-winning director Ang Lee. Readers will learn how this contemporary cultural icon pursued his film-making dreams and overcame challenges on his path to success. Chronicling the life of contemporary cultural icons with connection to the Chinese speaking world, the Chinese Biographies series combines compelling

Toledo's Polonia (OH) (Images of America)
By Arcadia Publishing
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780738561400, isbn: 0738561401,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 235 reviews
Located on the western edge of Lake Erie and at the mouth of the Maumee River, Toledo developed rapidly as a port and industrial and transportation center in the 19th and 20th centuries. Beginning in the early 1870s, Polish immigrants were found among the German settlers. By 1882, there were two Polish parishes established in two distinct Polish neighborhoods (Lagrinka in North Toledo and Kuszwanc in South Toledo) that continued to grow and expand through the mid-20th century. Toledo’s Polish

Aikido: The Complete Basic Techniques
By Kodansha International
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781568364858, isbn: 1568364857,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
In Aikido: The Complete Basic Techniques, Gozo Shioda, renowned master and teacher as well as the top student of modern Aikido’s founder, offers lucid and detailed explanations of all of the most important basic Aikido techniques. He demonstrates how the Basic Exercises that form the core teachings of Aikdo will help the practitioner develop physical focus, and will teach him how to harness that focus for wider practical applications.The book deals primarily with the Basic Throws that one

When the Grass Was Blue: Growing up in the South
By Brand: iUniverse, Inc.
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ean: 9780595425570, isbn: 0595425577,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 219 reviews
Phillip Shabazz is the children's grist this collection of story poems invite the reader to clap, cheer, sing, dance, mourn, but never forget.-Jaki Shelton Green, poet, winner of the North Carolina Award for Literature''In this, his third collection of poems, Phillip Shabazz has created a novel in verse that explores the joys, mysteries, and challenges of childhood Shabazz's poems reach us like raindrops on the skin, some warm, some stinging, but all reminders of how we are connected to each

My Times in Black and White: Race and Power at the New York Times
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ean: 9781556529528, isbn: 9781556529528,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 227 reviews
“An inspiring and riveting tale.” —Patrik Henry Bass, Senior Editor, Essence  After a career of many firsts, journalist Gerald Boyd became the first black managing editor of the New York Times. But the dream ended abruptly with Boyd’s forced resignation in the wake of scandal over Jayson Blair, a reporter who had plagiarized and fabricated news stories. A rare inside view of power and behind-the-scenes politics at the nation’s premier newspaper, My Times in Black and White is the

The Anthracite Coal Region's Slavic Community (Images of America)
By Brand: Arcadia Publishing
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9780738562773, isbn: 9780738562773,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 265 reviews
Beginning in the latter half of the 19th century, individuals identifying themselves as Poles, Slovaks, Carpatho-Rusyns, Ukrainians, and others began what would eventually become a mass influx of eastern and central Europeans into Pennsylvania’s anthracite coal mining region. These people brought with them languages and customs quite alien to the longer-established groups that had settled the area many years earlier. At times the Slavs clashed with these groups, as well as among themselves.

Teaching in Wartime China: A Photo-Memoir, 1937-1939
By Brand: Univ of Massachusetts Pr
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ean: 9780870239120, isbn: 0870239120,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 161 reviews
After graduating from Yale in 1937, Edward Gulick spent two years in China's Hunan Province, teaching English at a mission school for Chinese boys. Faced with the prospect of invasion and military occupation by the Japanese, the school's leaders moved the students to safer quarters in a distant town. Gulick participated in the evacuation, traveled widely in the area, and kept detailed journals of his experiences. Drawing on these journals and on a collection of remarkable photographs he took at

Approaches to Teaching Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Approaches to Teaching World Literature) (Approaches to Teaching World Literature (Hardcover))
By Modern Language Association of America
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ean: 9780873527491, isbn: 0873527496,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 253 reviews
Now at seventy-three volumes, this popular MLA series (ISSN 1059-1133) addresses a broad range of literary texts. Each volume surveys teaching aids and critical material and brings together essays that apply a variety of perspectives to teaching the text. Upper-level undergraduate and graduate students, student teachers, education specialists, and teachers in all humanities disciplines will find these volumes particularly helpful..

Diary of Ten Years Eventful Life of an Early Settler in Western Australia; And Also a Descriptive Vocabulary of the Language of the Aborigines
By Wentworth Press
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ean: 9781361824481, isbn: 1361824484,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 250 reviews
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work.This work is in the public domain in the United States of

Confucius Made Easy: An Easy Reading On This Great Sage
By Brand: AuthorHouse
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ean: 9781434318916, isbn: 1434318915,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 251 reviews
Confucius is a common household name. Many books have been written about this Great Sage in Chinese and English. Learned scholars have written these books. They are written for aspiring philosophers. The writer recognizes that such a Great Sage deserves to be appreciated by many more readers in a language that is more like a day-to-day conversation. In this way, the old and the young will have both the chance and the interest to read and know about the subject. It is easy to claim that one

Prospectus of a Dictionary of the Language of the Aire Coti, or Ancient Irish: Compared With the Language of the Cuti, or Ancient Persians, With the ... and Chaldean Languages (Classic Reprint)
By Forgotten Books
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ean: 9781334021527, isbn: 133402152X,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 97 reviews
Excerpt from Prospectus of a Dictionary of the Language of the Aire Coti, or Ancient Irish: Compared With the Language of the Cuti, or Ancient Persians, With the Hindoostanee, the Arabic, and Chaldean LanguagesTbadal, or Tbaril as in lome copies, king of the Goim, mentioned in the lame chapter to have been in alliance with Amrapbel, &c. &c. Is laid by Symmachus to have ruled over the Scythians that thele powers formed the southern-scythians, from whom we derive the Scoti or airs-cori of

Schadenfreude, A Love Story: Me, the Germans, and 20 Years of Attempted Transformations, Unfortunate Miscommunications, and Humiliating Situations That Only They Have Words For
By Flatiron Books
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ean: 9781250077578, isbn: 9781250077578,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
''This book is a wild and wonderful ride. Your guide, Rebecca Schuman, is a super-smart and very funny person who writes brilliantly about Germany and Germans (who are not what you think) and being young and insane and life in general and… just read it, OK?''-Dave BarrySometimes Love Gets Lost in Translation You know that feeling you get watching the elevator doors slam shut just before your toxic coworker can step in? Or seeing a parking ticket on a Hummer? There’s a word for this mix of

The Rhizome of Blackness: A Critical Ethnography of Hip-Hop Culture, Language, Identity, and the Politics of Becoming (Black Studies and Critical Thinking)
By Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers
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ean: 9781433126031, isbn: 1433126036,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
The Rhizome of Blackness is a critical ethnographic documentation of the process of how continental African youth are becoming Black in North America. They enter a «social imaginary» where they find themselves already falling under the umbrella of Blackness. For young Africans, Hip-Hop culture, language, and identity emerge as significant sites of identification; desire; and cultural, linguistic, and identity investment. No longer is «plain Canadian English» a site of investment, but

Autobiography of a Slave Autobiografia de un esclavo (English and Spanish Edition)
By imusti
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mpn: 9780814325384, ean: 9780814325384, isbn: 0814325386,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 79 reviews
Juan Francisco Manzano (1797-1854), an urban slave who taught himself to read and write, and who ultimately achieved fame as a poet in Cuba's colonial slave society, wrote the only known autobiographical account of Latin American slavery. His narrative, composed in two parts, is a heart-rending history of the systematic, unrelenting destruction of human dignity and individual will. It bears the marks of slavery, not merely by virtue of the countless oppressive autobiographical events and the

Flash of the Spirit: African & Afro-American Art & Philosophy
By Thompson, Robert Farris
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mpn: 9780394723693, ean: 9780394723693, isbn: 0394723694,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
This landmark book shows how five African civilizations—Yoruba, Kongo, Ejagham, Mande and Cross River—have informed and are reflected in the aesthetic, social and metaphysical traditions (music, sculpture, textiles, architecture, religion, idiogrammatic writing) of black people in the United States, Cuba, Haiti, Trinidad, Mexico, Brazil and other places in the New World..

Lincoln and the Power of the Press: The War for Public Opinion
By Simon & Schuster
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ean: 9781439192719, isbn: 1439192715,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 205 reviews
Winner of the Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize “Lincoln believed that ‘with public sentiment nothing can fail; without it, nothing can succeed.’ Harold Holzer makes a significant contribution to our understanding of Lincoln’s leadership by showing us how deftly he managed his relations with the press of his day to move public opinion forward to preserve the Union and abolish slavery.” —Doris Kearns GoodwinFrom his earliest days, Lincoln devoured newspapers. As he started out in politics

Our Little Secret: One Woman's True Story of Healing from Childhood Trauma (Australian Languages Edition)
By Lorraine Hall
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ean: 9781627472791, isbn: 1627472797,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 67 reviews
This insightful memoir reveals the one most important key to healing, from childhood trauma. This key is the only way forward. If you or someone you love has experienced childhood trauma and abuse, I wrote this book for you. It shares the GOOD NEWS about a path of healing which has worked for me and countless others. Providing Hope, KNOWLEDGE and TOOLS which I have gained through my lived experiences, which I relate to you in this, my true story. YOU ARE ONLY AS SICK AS YOUR SECRETS. I found

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