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Japanese Drama and Culture in the 1960s

The Return of the Gods

by D.G. Goodman

<p>This title was first published in 1988: In this book the author has translated five postwar experimental Japanese plays and recreated the artistic, social and spiritual milieu in which they were created. He describes the turning point in ...

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John Brown's Holy War

by Jared William Carter

<p>Martyr, madman, murderer, hero: John Brown remains one of history's most controversial and misunderstood figures. In the 1850s, he and his ragtag guerrilla group embarked on a righteous crusade against slavery that was based on religious ...

ISBN: 1230001666144

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Joy: The Unofficial Biography of Miracle Mop Inventor, Joy Mangano

by Fergus Mason

<p>You may not know the name Joy Mangano, but you probably know her mop--the Miracle Mop to be more exact. This book is the story of how Mangano built a QVC empire.</p> <p>The book explores her early days as an inventor through her later ...

ISBN: 1230000483599

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LA FRANCE DE LA HONTE

by Jacques CURTIS

<p>L'homme ne naît pas voyou. C'est souvent la société qui en est responsable! Elle le punit pourtant, et étape par étape, il peut être capable du pire, comme du meilleur s'il parvient, bien sûr, à relativiser.</p> <p>J'en suis la parfaite ...

ISBN: 1230002143750

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Lal Bahadur Shastri: Lessons in Leadership

by Pavan Choudary & Anil Shastri

<p>This book carries anecdotes encapsulating India's second Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri's childhood, growing up years and political life. Each anecdote is poignantly narrated by his son Anil Shastri. And, brilliantly interpreted by Pavan ...

ISBN: 1230001516036

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Last Boat to Yokohama

The Life and Legacy of Beate Sirota Gordon

by Nassrine Azimi & Michel Wasserman

<p>LAST BOAT TO YOKOHAMA: THE LIFE AND LEGACY OF BEATE SIROTA GORDON tells a story of both tragedy and grandeur in the twentieth century. It recounts the life and work of Beate Sirota Gordon: the influence of her father, Leo Sirota, one of the ...

ISBN: 9781941110195

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Leo Fender

The Quiet Giant Heard Around the World

by Phyllis Fender & Randall Bell, PhD

<p>Occasionally, the world produces one of those rare thinkers that alter the course of history. </p> <p>Disney reinvented entertainment, Einstein revolutionized science, Edison lit up our lives with the light bulb, Bell got the world talking ...

ISBN: 9780996793162

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Lessons Learned?

Reflecting on forty years in childcare. A Memoir by John Fitzgerald

by John Fitzgerald

<p>I spent my entire life working in the arena of childcare; the final twenty years working on inquiries and investigations into the deaths of children through abuse. Among those investigations were high profile cases including the twelve ...

ISBN: 9781912655007

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Life in the Far West

by George Frederick Augustus Ruxton

<p>Life in the Far West written by George Frederick Augustus Ruxton who was a British explorer and travel writer. This book was published in 1851. And now republish in ebook format. We believe this work is culturally important in its original ...

ISBN: 9788826481807

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Living with Head/Brain Injury

“Don’t let what you can’t do. stop you from doing what you can do…best.”

by craig lock

<p>A look into head injury, sometimes known as the “hidden handicap” and the effects on the person. In this “work” I’ll share some facts about brain injury, as well as how to best to manage the effects. And hope that this book may be insightful ...

ISBN: 1230003045367

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Los Tres Pasos Para Dejar de Fumar que Seguí

by Edgardo Orellana

<p>...dejar de fumar es un acto valeroso, que al ponerlo en marcha producirá grandes cambios y beneficios a quien no ya no quiere fumar y a toda su familia. Dejar de fumar es un acto de amor a la vida propia y amor  la vida de nuestra ...

ISBN: 1230002040189

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Machine-Gun Man

by George Kelly

<p>The mystery of John H. Webb, the man claiming to be George “Machine Gun” Kelly, was to be explored in the opening program of the second season of "Unsolved Mysteries." A segment producer flew to Phoenix to spend the day with Jim Dobkins, Ben ...

ISBN: 9780943247779

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Man And The Holy Quran

by Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari

<p>According to Islamic conception man has a wonderful story. The man of Islam is not merely a 'biped homo erectus', who speaks and has wide nails. From the viewpoint of the Holy Qur'an, this being is too profound and too mysterious to be ...

ISBN: 1230002753355

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Mary Lincoln's Flannel Pajamas

And Other Stories From the First Ladies' Closet

by Feather Schwartz Foster

<p>Did Mary Lincoln really wear flannel pajamas?</p> <p>Why was Martha Washington’s “dress” turned into a pincushion?</p> <p>How did Julia Grant’s hat show support for the Confederacy?</p> <p>Did Edith Wilson really track mud onto the White ...

ISBN: 9781633932197

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Maxims and Reflections

by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

<p>Defects are perceived only by one who has no love; therefore, to see them, a man must become uncharitable, but not more so than is necessary for the purpose.</p> ...

ISBN: 9788892504080

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Mein Kampf

by Adolf Hitler

<p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong><em>Mein Kampf</em></strong>&nbsp;(English:&nbsp;<strong><em>My Struggle</em></strong>&nbsp;or&nbsp;<strong><em>My Battle</em></strong>) is a book by&nbsp;Nazi&nbsp;leader&nbsp;Adolf Hitler. It combines elements ...

ISBN: 1230000009815

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Memoir Writing

A Contextual Analysis

by Janice Irwin

<p>Memoirs are at the heart of story telling. My academic paper, Memoir Writing: A Contextual Analysis, examines a full range of memoirs for style, fact or fiction, writing methods, and the writing process.</p> <p>My research includes The Way I

ISBN: 1230002082721

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Memoirs of Vidocq

by Eugène François Vidocq

<p>To attempt an analysis of the Memoirs now laid before the public would be utterly impossible, so romantic are the narratives, so thrilling the horrors, so powerful the descriptions, so continuous the thread of its history. As a piece of ...

ISBN: 1230001776430

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Mental, Physical & Professional Health

Our Daily Struggle To Overcome Them

by Tj Day

<p>The pursuit of happiness is defined as a fundamental right mentioned in the Declaration of Independence to freely pursue joy and live life in a way that makes you happy, as long as you don't do anything illegal or violate the rights of ...

ISBN: 1230002966311

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Miles

The Companion Guide to the Miles Davis Autobiography

by Marc Antomattei

You can’t be a Miles Davis completist without owning this book; it is a collector’s item in and of itself! Miles: The Companion Guide to the Autobiography is an annotated guide to Miles' own book previously released over twenty years ago in ...

ISBN: 9780984639120

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