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waterfall photography fountain Canyon Waves nature relaxation Pos...
by Oneida Esquerre

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English

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March 23, 2017

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One of a kind design to help make your room your sanctuary<br />Wall tapestries are made of 100% lightweight polyester with hand-sewn finished edges<br />These twelve magnificent images of waterfalls, plunge pools, and verdant greenery provide a sense of serenity
Celebrate Survival
by Lon Cole

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English

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March 24, 2017

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This book is a must for Baby Boomers and military history buffs and a autobiography of a Vietnam war hero<br />included iat the end is 150+ family type poems
Thirty Days In Quito: Two Gringos and a Three-Legged Cat Move to ...
by K. Kris Loomis

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English

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March 23, 2017

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<b>Ever wonder what it would be like to pick up one day and move abroad?</b> <br /><br />In the summer of 2013, Kris Loomis and her husband sold all their worldly possessions and, along with their three-legged cat, Triplet, did just that. They left their comfy life behind and moved to Ecuador!<br /><br />Follow along as they battle ‘mañana’ time, stinky buses, and the dreaded ‘Frankenstein’ shower. Will they adjust to South American culture? Will Triplet learn to meow in Spanish? Will the stupid black beans ever cook at that altitude?<br /><br /><i>Thirty Days In Quito: Two Gringos and a Three-Legged Cat Move to Ecuador</i> is a humorous first-hand account of a couple stepping out of their comfort zone, holding on tight, and learning to breathe at 9,000 feet.<br /><br /><b>Also by K. Kris Loomis</b><br /><br /><i>How to Sneak More Yoga Into Your Life: A Doable Yoga Plan for Busy People</i><br /><i>How to Sneak More Meditation Into Your Life: A Doable Meditation Plan for Busy People</i><br /><i>The Monster In the Closet and Other Stories</i><br /><br />Visit www.kkrisloomis.com and get a FREE short story!<br /><br />You can connect with Kris on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest @kkrisloomis.<br /><br /><i>Thirty Days In Quito: Two Gringos and a Three-Legged Cat Move to Ecuador</i> is a fun read for anyone interested in travel or curious about other cultures, and future expats will get a glimpse of what moving abroad is <i>really</i> like!<br /><br /><br />
Boundaries: West Africa on a wildly inappropriate Royal Enfield (...
by Luke Gelmi

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English

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March 23, 2017

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MAMZELLE KAPITA IN AFRIKA
by Zou Bruloot

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English

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March 23, 2017

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The book is Zou's life story and all the adventures that go with living in a developing country. She arrived in 1939 in what was the Belgian Congo and lived for 16 years in various places from schools to farm to business. It was very rudimentary and due to the war many facilities were not available and ingenuity was obligatory. They were more involved with the Congolese primitive way of life than is normal for South African citizens’ relationship to black people, but there was a natural apartheid due more to customs and habits than to law and their social lives never intertwined.<br /><br />She had three step fathers and had a very significant relationship with each of them. They each thought her different skills and help shape her into who she is today. <br /><br />On the emotional side, she lost her fiance at age seventeen just before their marriage and this had a profound effect on her. Nevertheless, along the way she had 3 husbands (one illegal) and lived intensely through it all. Her “career” was also very independent and acquired haphazardly without any studies and/or qualifications just chutzpah.<br /><br />She now live frustratingly without a real motive feeling she has so much more to offer, but to be a great-granny knitting quietly in a corner when she still would want to set the world on fire (but I’m running out of matches!)<br /><br />
Bobby Jones's Grand Slam
by Red Smith

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English

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March 20, 2017

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In four months in the summer of 1930, Bobby Jones, a twenty-eight-year-old amateur did what sports writers described as the impossible, winning the British Amateur Championship, the British Open, the United States Open, and the United States Amateur Championship. Here, from Pulitzer-Prize winner Red Smith, is the captivating story of Jones's Grand Slam.
On a Chinese Screen: (Annotated)(Biography)(Illustrated)
by W. Somerset Maugham

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English

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March 21, 2017

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On a Chinese Screen, also known as On a Chinese Screen: Sketches of Life in China, is a travel book by W. Somerset Maugham, first published in 1922. It is a series of short sketches Maugham made during a trip along the Yangtze River in 1919-1920, and although ostensibly about China the book is equally focused on the various westerners he met during the trip and their struggles to accept or adapt to the cultural differences they encounter, which are often as enormous and as alienating as the country itself.
Avventure di Robinson Crusoe (Italian Edition)
by Daniel Defoe

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Italian

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682

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March 22, 2017

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Capostipite del moderno romanzo di avventura, il romanzo racconta le avventure del celebre naufrago su un'isola al largo del Venezuela.
The 1997 Masters: My Story
by Tiger Woods

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English

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227

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March 20, 2017

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<div><b>To mark the twentieth anniversary of his historic win at the 1997 Masters, Tiger Woods will for the first time reflect on the record-setting win both on and off the course.</b></div><div><br /></div><div>In 1997, Tiger Woods was already among the most-watched and closely examined athletes in history. But it wasn't until the Masters Tournament that his career would definitively change forever. Woods, then only 21, won the Masters by a historic 12 shots, which remains the widest margin of victory in the tournament's history, making it an iconic moment for him and sports.</div><div><br /></div><div>Now, 20 years later, Woods is ready to explore his history with the game, how it has changed over the years, and what it was like winning such an important event. With never-before-heard stories, this book will provide keen insight from one of the game's all-time greats.</div><div><br /></div>
Leo Durocher: Baseball's Prodigal Son
by Paul Dickson

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English

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334

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March 21, 2017

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<b>From Paul Dickson, the Casey AwardÂ?winning author of <i>Bill Veeck: Baseball's Greatest Maverick</i>, the first full biography of Leo Durocher, one of the most colorful and important figures in baseball history.</b><br /><br />Leo Durocher (1906Â?1991) was baseball's all-time leading cocky, flamboyant, and galvanizing character, casting a shadow across several eras, from the time of Babe Ruth to the Space Age Astrodome, from Prohibition through the Vietnam War. For more than forty years, he was at the forefront of the game, with a Zelig-like ability to be present as a player or manager for some of the greatest teams and defining baseball moments of the twentieth century. A rugged, combative shortstop and a three-time All-Star, he became a legendary manager, winning three pennants and a World Series in 1954. <br /><br />Durocher performed on three main stages: New York, Chicago, and Hollywood. He entered from the wings, strode to where the lights were brightest, and then took a poke at anyone who tried to upstage him. On occasion he would share the limelight, but only with Hollywood friends such as actor Danny Kaye, tough-guy and sometime roommate George Raft, Frank Sinatra, and his third wife, movie star Laraine Day.<br /><br />As he did with Bill Veeck, Dickson explores Durocher's life and times through primary source materials, interviews with those who knew him, and original newspaper files. A superb addition to baseball literature, <i>Leo Durocher</i> offers fascinating and fresh insights into the racial integration of baseball, Durocher's unprecedented suspension from the game, the two clubhouse revolts staged against him in Brooklyn and Chicago, and Durocher's vibrant life off the field.

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