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    Marilee Wein
    Surprise adoptee, Grandfather was a coal picker in Scotland, at 29, and Chief Inspector of Mines for British Columbia, at 43. He had shared his date and place of birth, or so, it seemed. This genealogy embraces late 18th to early 20th Century, Scotland, with US implications. His family is lovingly presented in “who done it”, under evaluation, as his potential birth parents. His...

    20,57 €

  • Buhay Ko, Pananalig Ko Ⅰ
    Jaerock Lee
    Ang mga turo niya ukol sa ebanghelyo ng kabanalan, dahil sa kahulugan nito ay lampas pa sa hangganan ng pagiging isang iglesya; ito ay nagiging espirituwal at panlipunang pananampalataya at doktrina sa buong mundo. Si Rev. Dr. Jaerock Lee ay isang kahanga-hangang ministro na tumanggap ng tungkuling magligtas at manggamot ng napakaraming tao sa buong mundo. Ang librong ito na ta...

    12,70 €

  • Hayatım ve İmanım Ⅰ
    Jaerock Lee
    Karanlık dalgaların, buz gibi esaretin ve en derin çaresizliklerin ortasında Tanrı için eşsiz bir sevgiyle filizlenen yaşamdan çekip çıkarılan en güzel kokulu ruhani bir aroma.  3 ...

    12,83 €

  • Jeta Ime, Besimi Im Ⅰ
    Jaerock Lee
    “Unë i dua ata që më duan; dhe ata që më kërkojnë me kujdes më gjejnë.” (Fjalët e Urta 8:17) ‘Jeta Ime, Besimi Im I dhe II,’ autobiografia e Dr. Xherok Li, gjithashtu ofrojnë aromën më të këndshme shpirtërore për lexuesit. Kjo ndodh pasi që jeta e tij është shkëputur nga dashuria e Perëndisë, një jetë e cila ka përjetuar dallgët e errëta, zgjedhën e ftohtë dhe dëshpërimin më të...

    14,91 €

  • Môj Život, Moja Viera Ⅰ
    Jaerock Lee
    Môj život, moja viera I a II podáva jasnú odpoveď na otázku: „Ako by sme mali viesť kresťanský život?“ A preto je to kniha pre všetkých tých, ktorí prijali Ježiša Krista a veria v jeho krv z kríža.Keď mám byť úprimný, Dr. Jaerock Lee, predstavený pastor Centrálneho kostola Manmin, je človek, ktorého som nepoznal veľmi dobre. Jedného dňa mi jeden z mojich kolegov daroval jeho au...

    12,77 €

  • Minha Vida, Minha Fé Ⅰ
    Jaerock Lee
    A autobiografia do Dr. Jaerock Lee exala o mais fragrante aroma espiritual para seus leitores através de sua vida extraída do amor de Deus florescido em meio a ondas fortes, um jugo pesado, e profundo desespero. 3 ...

    12,67 €

  • Recharged
    Lin Woolmington
    My story begins with my amazing conception against all the odds. I have an idyllic childhood in post WW2 Britain and grow up in a lovely Surrey village. I enjoy my school days, complete a secretarial course at college and find myself a good job in London. I become a teenage bride in the swinging sixties! My daughter is born in 1971 and life is good for over 44 years. In 2008 I ...

    14,89 €

  • A Lifetime At War
    Gordon L. Ewell
    Master Sergeant Gordon L. Ewell is a combat engineer and expert in the tactics and techniques the enemy used in Iraq to assemble, disguise, and detonate deadly improvised explosive devices (IEDs). He became part of the first special two-solider team whose mission was to find and render safe the IEDs, before they could unleash their deadly force upon other soldiers, convoys, civ...

    13,64 €

  • The Fight of My Life
    Thomas Beavers

    24,27 €

  • A Broken Man
    Trevor Stewart
    This is a story about a broken man. That broken man was me. I was unable to see the signs of a broken marriage and kept believing with my body and soul along with my Christian beliefs in one hand that everything would sort itself out! It is certainly true that in the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king. I was blinded for not reading the signs of a failing marriage. Now ...

    8,39 €

  • Tales from the Riverside
    Larry Landgraf
    Tales from the Riverside tells true and unique stories about one man’s struggle with alligators, snakes, killer bees, and hordes of nasty critters on a daily basis in his swamp. Experience the danger without the need for professional medical services. Life in a swamp is not for everyone. ...

    22,79 €

  • Sherri’s Secrets
    Laurie Campbell
    With candor and directness, the author takes you on a deeply personal, narrative journey through her life. From a sometimes abusive and disturbing childhood, to several moves between three provinces in Canada, she builds a life with her husband and children.Through a compelling tale of adversity and accomplishment, she becomes an enterprising and tenacious adult. Learning throu...

    38,80 €

    Brett Ladds
    As the Queen walked over to the lounge in her beautiful, wide-brimmed hat, I realised I’d just been speaking to the Queen of England. She was sweet and caring, with a warm family feel about her – obviously very well spoken, yet I’d felt like I was speaking to my gran. How does all that power and influence fit into one lovely, caring lady, I wondered.Brett Ladds’ cooking has mad...

    23,83 €

  • Not Yet Sunset
    Grace Acan
    When the boys in her class asked her to sit on the ground in the classroom because they felt girls were dull and so only fit for the dusty floor while they sat on chairs, Grace refused to do so, and vowed to struggle for gender equality. As she excelled in school, the war in neighbouring northern Uganda districts was something Grace only heard about, but did not witness. In the...

    36,00 €

  • Common Worship
    John H Darch / Stuart K Burns
    Offering an inspiring mix of history and biography, Saints on Earth tells the stories of the diverse people commemorated in the Common Worship calendar of Holy Days, with over 250 saints’ days, festivals and commemorations that greatly enrich the Christian year.This wide-ranging selection of spiritually significant men and women features Celtic and Catholic saints, Reformers, T...

    32,06 €

  • We Are Starving
    Dr. Danny McDermott / DrDanny McDermott
    There are two ways to be starving. One is to be lacking food. The other is to go without love, respect, recognition, support, and someone to care for and challenge you. When Danny McDermott came to Harriet Tubman School in Chicago as a teacher in 1994, he encountered children who were hungry for all these things. Coming from a background of teaching in privileged schools, he fe...

    14,40 €

  • Ahed Tamimi
    Ahed Tamimi / Paul Heron / Paul Morris
    Ahed Tamimi received prominent media coverage internationally when she was arrested by the Israeli Occupation authorities shortly before Christmas 2017. Israeli soldiers forced their way into the Tamimi’s home at night time, and arrested Nariman and Bassem Tamimi’s 16-year-old daughter, Ahed.The day before, there had been a demonstration to protest against the Occupation Army’s...

    12,74 €

  • Famous People Who’ve Met Me
    Owen Husney
    “Famous People Who’ve Met Me” is an outrageous collection of true stories starring oddball characters, behind the scenes gurus, scoundrels, and brilliant superstars in the music business straight out of Minnesota. The unique memoir does more than just recount tales; it’s a true in-depth character study as told through the eyes of musician, agent, concert promoter, and manager O...

    15,52 €

  • The Queen of Hearts
    Amy Powell / Gary W. Studebaker / Gary WStudebaker
    Zelma Studebaker was a writer, teacher and mother of eight children. She was a Christian woman who worked for peace and justice as a participant in humanitarian service projects. In August of 1963 she participated in our nation’s historic March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Her son, Ted Studebaker, was an agriculturalist with Vietnam Christian Service and is a celebrated,...

    17,42 €

  • Uriel’s Gift
    Edward John Spellman
    "I died on the seventeenth of July 1996 - Life became very interesting after that."Suddenly I found myself with Jesus, Archangel Uriel, and a third spiritual presence looking down at my body still strapped inside the wreck of my car.They showed me why I was here in this life and where I was up to with my life's purpose.They showed me how this life connects to both past and ...

    18,08 €

  • MacHaven, A Journey
    Maurita Motland
    I had no idea of the direction my life would take when we brought home our Labrador retriever puppy. I had no plans of being involved in any American Kennel Club activities or in breeding. I grew up as a city girl who loved music. Who knew I'd be smitten by a puppy and the direction of my life would be changed forever? All the joys and tears are worth my journey to MacHaven...

    15,65 €

  • Marvin Kaplan
    Ken Rotcop
    ISN’T THAT WHAT’S-HIS-NAME?!  Maybe you remember him as a regular on two of the longest running sitcoms on television. On ALICE he played Henry Beesmeyer, the telephone repairman who hung out at Mel’s Diner. And before that as Alfred Prinzmetal, an aspiring poet, on the sitcom MEET MILLIE.  Or more recently as Mr. Gordon, the long-suffering patient, on the sitcom BECKER starrin...

    30,33 €

  • Pyrrhus
    Jacob Abbott
    Jacob Abbott was a prolific author, writing juvenile fiction, brief histories, biographies, religious books for the general reader, and a few works in popular science. Check out the following list of books to take and exciting, informative, and easy to understand stroll through history ...

    20,21 €

  • Mary, Queen of Scots
    Jacob Abbott
    Hopefully, these books will be found, perhaps, after all, to be useful mainly in entertaining and amusing the youthful readers who may peruse them, as the writing of them has been the amusement and recreation of the author in the intervals of more serious pursuits. ...

    20,30 €

  • Autobiography of Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Roosevelt was the twenty-sixth President of the United States. A leader of the Republican Party and of the Progressive Party, he was a Governor of New York and a professional historian, naturalist, explorer, hunter, author, and soldier. He was a Progressive reformer who sought to move the dominant Republican Party into the Progressive camp. He distrusted wealthy busine...

    40,11 €

  • Autobiography of a Yogi - With Pictures
    Paramhansa Yogananda
    Autobiography of a Yogi introduces the reader to the life of Paramahansa Yogananda and his encounters with spiritual figures of both the East and West. The book begins with his childhood family life, to finding his guru, to becoming a monk and establishing his teachings of Kriya Yoga meditation. The book continues in 1920 when Yogananda accepts an invitation to speak in a relig...

    33,61 €

  • The Persian Expedition
    Xenophon Xenophon
    Stranded deep in enemy territory, the Spartan general Clearchus and the other Greek senior officers were subsequently killed or captured by treachery on the part of the Persian satrap Tissaphernes. Xenophon, one of three remaining leaders elected by the soldiers, played an instrumental role in encouraging the Greek army of 10,000 to march north across foodless deserts and snow-...

    27,97 €

  • Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
    Linda Brent
    Here is one of the few slave narratives written by a women. Slavery is a terrible thing, but it is far more terrible and harrowing for women than for men. Harriet Jacobs was owned by a brutal master who beat his slaves regularly and subjected them to indignations that were far worse. Jacobs eventually escaped her master and moved to a northern state. Though she was unable to ta...

    28,13 €

  • Beautiful Joe
    Marshall Saunders
    Beautiful Joe was a dog from the town of Meaford, Ontario, whose story inspired the bestselling 1893 novel Beautiful Joe, which contributed to worldwide awareness of animal cruelty. The real Beautiful Joe was an Airedale-type dog. He was medium-sized, brown, and described as likely being part bull terrier and part fox terrier. Saunders was so touched by Joe’s story that she wro...

    37,03 €

  • Romulus
    Jacob Abbott
    Jacob Abbott was a prolific author, writing juvenile fiction, brief histories, biographies, religious books for the general reader, and a few works in popular science. Check out the following list of books to take and exciting, informative, and easy to understand stroll through history. ...

    20,23 €