Download e-book for iPad: When Women Were Warriors Book II: A Journey of the Heart by Catherine M. Wilson

By Catherine M. Wilson

ISBN-10: 0981563627

ISBN-13: 9780981563626

"A trip of the guts [Book II] indicates an analogous powerful storytelling skill of the 1st booklet. The language continues to be nearly musical and wraps its candy spell round you.… Storylines that have been simply beginning to develop within the first e-book also are rather well built right here. Intrigue and clash are fleshed out and take a few amazing twists. All that I had was hoping for, studying the 1st ebook, starts to bloom.…"
--from a evaluate by means of Kate Genet at the web site, Kissed by means of Venus

"Catherine Wilson creates a mystical experience of position, and of belonging to that position. inside of that, she additionally tells the way it feels not to belong. … Ms. Wilson’s is a story of bone knowledge. It whispers of what we consider once we sleep at evening and dream. It calls us to recollect that girls had, and now have, a smart and robust position within the world."
--from a overview at the weblog, The Rainbow Reader, by way of Baxter Clare Trautman

"In this publication we see Tamras’ global open from the home of Merin and its instant environs into the lands past its borders. She meets different peoples, whose methods are varied from these she is aware. equally Tamras’ internal lifestyles expands besides: the emotions inside of her blossom into the romantic love that would be the linchpin her existence will hinge on…"
--from a evaluate via Charles Ferguson at the Goodreads website

In booklet II of the trilogy, Tamras’s apprenticeship as a warrior isn’t turning out fairly the best way she anticipated. Her unconventional offerings result in her crossing swords, nearly actually, with Vintel, the warfare chief of Merin’s condominium. She unearths herself embroiled in an influence fight she is doomed to lose, however the loss sends her on a trip that may swap her future and judge the destiny of her people.

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Divine Love: Luce Irigaray, Women, Gender, and Religion - download pdf or read online

By Morny Joy

ISBN-10: 0719055237

ISBN-13: 9780719055232

ISBN-10: 0719055245

ISBN-13: 9780719055249

'Divine love' explores the paintings of Luce Irigaray for the 1st time from the viewpoint of non secular reports. The ebook examines the improvement of non secular subject matters in Irigaray's paintings from 'Speculum of the opposite Woman', within which she rejects conventional varieties of western faith, to her more moderen explorations of japanese religions. Irigaray's principles on love, the divine, the ethics of sexual distinction and normative heterosexuality are analysed and put within the context of the reception of her paintings via secular feminists similar to Judith Butler, Drucilla Cornell and Elizabeth Grosz, in addition to by way of feminists in non secular stories resembling Pamela Sue Anderson, Ellen Armour, Amy Hollywood and style Jantzen. eventually, Irigaray's personal non secular direction, which has been motivated via jap religions, particularly the disciplines of yoga and tantra in Hinduism and Buddhism, is evaluated at the gentle of contemporary theoretical advancements in orientalism and postcolonialism.

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Download e-book for kindle: Itahisa de Atlantis (Spanish Edition) by Quique Tavernini

By Quique Tavernini

ISBN-10: 9974987555

ISBN-13: 9789974987555

A través de l. a. historia de Itahisa viajamos trece mil años al pasado para encontrarnos con una civilización inconcebible, hasta que los angeles imaginación de este novel autor le construye un universo tan extraño como exhaustivo donde volverla verosímil.

Atlantis es un sociedad matriarcal, mística pero científica, ritualista pero pragmática, conflictiva pero pacifica, en los angeles que l. a. sexualidad y erotismo juegan un rol superlativo.

Itahisa de Atlantis es el periplo fantástico de una mujer que deberá pugnar por el liderazgo al enfrentar situaciones inimaginables.

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Download e-book for kindle: Lazarus Rising by Anthony D. Flores

By Anthony D. Flores

ISBN-10: 0991231201

ISBN-13: 9780991231201

New political substitute heritage novel from writer, Anthony D. Flores!

“All it takes for evil to flourish is for a superb guy to do nothing.”
—Edmund Burke

Lazarus Parker turns into a unique Agent for the newly shaped family Peace League lower than the counsel of his political hero, Forrest Vance. After Vance ascends to the presidency less than weird and wonderful conditions, Lazarus learns he's a disciple of the darkish One. being affected by his personal religion, he discovers it's as much as him to conflict his evil former hero for the very soul of this as soon as nice country.

Will the USA fall into the palms of the satan himself? Or can Lazarus locate the non secular religion and braveness to save lots of the final nice wish on the earth? discover during this political mystery by way of first time novelist, Anthony D. Flores in Lazarus Rising. an alternative background with a mystical twist of fine and evil.

Scroll as much as purchase Lazarus Rising now to adventure this paranormal, dystopian political mystery from Anthony D. Flores.

In this dystopian political horror tale an alternative heritage is unveiled whilst Lazarus Parker’s non secular religion is confirmed. Is his political hero in league with the satan? discover during this vintage paranormal tale of excellent and evil.

Anthony D. Flores lives in swift urban, South Dakota along with his spouse, youngest daughter, and canine. Born and raised in California, he moved to the gorgeous Black Hills in 2004. He dreamed as a child approximately turning into a instructor and author. In 2006, he went again to school to make these goals come real. Anthony earned his measure in Writing and Literature from Union Institute & college earlier than attending Black Hills kingdom collage to accomplish his educating credentials. at present he teaches eighth grade Social experiences and Writing at St. Thomas extra heart university. Lazarus Rising fulfills the opposite half his dream and is his debut novel. this is often his first attempt into replacement background fiction.He spends his down time in the summertime learning American heritage, analyzing historic and technological know-how fiction, and dealing on his subsequent booklet.

To research extra approximately Anthony D. Flores stopover at his web site and web publication, persist with him on twitter, or stopover at his fb page.

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Jeffrey S. Gurock's The Holocaust Averted: An Alternate History of American PDF

By Jeffrey S. Gurock

ISBN-10: 0813572371

ISBN-13: 9780813572376

ISBN-10: 081357238X

ISBN-13: 9780813572383

The more and more renowned style of “alternative histories” has captivated audiences through asking questions like “what if the South had received the Civil War?” Such hypothesis could be instructive, heighten our curiosity in a subject matter, and make clear approved background. In The Holocaust Averted, Jeffrey Gurock imagines what may have occurred to the Jewish neighborhood within the usa if the Holocaust had by no means happened and forces readers to think about how the line to popularity and empowerment for today’s American Jews might have been tougher than it really was.
 
Based on moderate possible choices grounded in what's recognized of the time, locations, and members, Gurock provides a concise narrative of his imagined war-time saga and the occasions that Hitler’s army mess ups. whereas German Jews did endure less than Nazism, the hundreds of thousands of Jews in japanese Europe survived and have been in a position to keep their groups. due to the fact few humans have been concerned about the security of ecu Jews, Zionism by no means turned well known within the usa and social antisemitism stored Jews at the margins of society. via the past due Nineteen Sixties, American Jewish groups have been faraway from vibrant.

This exchange history—where, between many eventualities, Hitler is assassinated, Japan doesn't bomb Pearl Harbor, and Franklin Delano Roosevelt is succeeded after phrases by way of Robert A. Taft—does reason us to check and higher delight in historical past. As Gurock tells his story, he concludes each bankruptcy with a brief part that describes what really occurred and, therefore, additional educates the reader.
 
 
 

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Download e-book for kindle: Princess Pineapple by Tuoc Chau,David Swanson,Tien Chau

By Tuoc Chau,David Swanson,Tien Chau

ISBN-10: 1518620906

ISBN-13: 9781518620904

at the back of each one folktale lies the community’s price and ethical lesson. Why sturdy humans died younger? the place do they pass? Princess Pineapple isn't just a story; it's a call for for justice if you happen to endure via love and war.

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Download e-book for kindle: Beide Sizilien: Roman (German Edition) by Alexander Lernet-Holenia

By Alexander Lernet-Holenia

ISBN-10: 3596312779

ISBN-13: 9783596312771

Dieser Roman eines österreichischen Regimentes, der im Brennpunkt des Unterganges Taten und Träume von Generationen vereinigt, gibt vollendet Zauber und Macht des Vergänglichen wieder.
Längst nach dem Ende des ersten Weltkrieges und der Auflösung des Regimentes setzt sich das Abenteuer auf geheimnisvolle Weise castle. Zur Zeit des Friedens fallen seine ehemaligen Offiziere in einer Kette von Ereignissen unerklärlichen Umständen zum Opfer. Eine Frau erscheint als der Anlaß des Verhängnisses, dessen Ursachen tiefer liegen. Der Leser wird in die Spannung eines Kriminalfalles hineingerissen.
Aber nicht nur die Versuche einer Aufklärung, die vorerst immer tiefer ins Dunkel führen, kommen schließlich an ein Ziel. Es erhellt sich zugleich der Hintergrund alles Geschehens, die starke Einwirkung des Vergangenen in Späteres und die tiefe Zusammengehörigkeit, die äußeren Bindungen zugrunde liegt.
(Dieser textual content bezieht sich auf eine frühere Ausgabe.)

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Download e-book for iPad: The Two Marias: A Novel Based on a True Story by Jonathan Kis-Lev

By Jonathan Kis-Lev

ISBN-10: 1979196354

ISBN-13: 9781979196352

NOW additionally IN PAPERBACK!
 
FROM THE PRIZE-WINNING writer OF MY QUEST FOR PEACE ● WINNER OF THE BAMAHANE PRIZE ● encouraged by way of the lives of 2 global conflict II heroines, this extraordinary debut novel finds the awesome energy of 2 ladies who replaced historical past of their quest for romance, freedom, and moment chances.
 
In their early youth, women have been pressured to take a seat subsequent to one another in class. even if they have been whole opposites − one a social butterfly and the opposite a withdrawn bookworm − they quickly learned that they shared comparable studies, hopes and desires. through the years, they turned top buddies, opposed to all expectations. 
 
Until the battle broke out. 
 
Now, every one used to be thrown into contrary facets of the conflict.  And error have been made − unforgivable error, that may form either their futures. 
 
How may well their friendship almost certainly endure?
 
BASED ON a real tale, with an appendix together with real documents.
 
Advance compliment for The Marias
 
"Wonderful... A wry, sharply saw story of either heroism and coming-of-age-story in the course of one of many darkest instances in humanity." −Nadia Joels, The girls' e-book Club
 
"Compulsively readable... Kis-Lev establishes himself as a distinctively modern literary voice."The Reviewer
 
"Biting, awesome exploration of a feminine friendship from the eyes of a delicate guy. And though The Marias focuses on younger ladies, readers want be neither younger nor girl in an effort to take pleasure in it..." −Brendon Kahn, The final Opinion 
 
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BOOK EXCERPT © All rights reserved, Goldsmith Press. Reprinted through permission: 
 
 
Maria stood on the teach station. 
 
It was once spring, finally. 
 
The struggle was once now over. How lengthy she were looking ahead to this moment! 
 
Her arms fidgeted on her handbag. She bit her lip. She neglected her good friend so intensely. 
 
And now she used to be eventually coming. The terrible girl... 
 
Who can have imagined that issues might prove this way... 
 
She took a deep breath and bit her lips back. She shook her head disapprovingly at herself. "You should still cease this!" she suggestion, "It's no longer ladylike biting your lips like that!"
 
She folded her fingers jointly. "Oh God, convey her the following already!" 
 
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At an identical time, at the educate coming into the rustic, a tender lady sat searching through the window. 
 
The struggle was once over. 
 
And now she may eventually go back to her liked urban. To her cherished urban sq., to the recognized fountain in entrance of town corridor. To the numerous doves there. To the sound of the trams using slowly at the previous streets. To the theatre. To the ballet. 
 
But greater than whatever, she might eventually go back to Maria.  
 
The educate stopped on the border. She sat up because the border cops handed within the aisle. She smiled on the officer and passed him her id papers. ahead of the conflict, one identification used to be adequate. yet these days, one needed to hold a number of varieties of identification. 
 
The officer checked out the photograph after which at her, "Maria?" 
 
She nodded, her face concealing nothing. 
 
"Date of birth?" 
 
"January 22nd," she acknowledged lightly, "1920." 
 
"What used to be the aim of your remain abroad?" 
 
She paused. "The war."  
 
The officer nodded and proceeded to examine her start certificates, her baptism certificates, and her highschool commencement degree. Then he passed all of them again to her and persisted down the aisle. 
 
She placed all of the files in her dossier, tucking them into front of her suitcase. those very files had kept her lifestyles such a lot of occasions some time past 3 years. 
 
But quickly she would not want them any more. 
 
Soon she may possibly go back to be herself. Her real self. 
 
She gazed on the view of the geographical region during the window. In a couple of hours, she'd be there. Her loved city. 
 
She might see her ally again.
 
Her savior. 
 
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END OF EXCERPT (To learn additional click the e-book conceal, the place you could learn extra utilizing the Look inside of Feature!)

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Get La Última Condena (WIE nº 353) (Spanish Edition) PDF

By Juan Mihovilovich,Windmills Editions

ISBN-10: 1329023846

ISBN-13: 9781329023840

El tema de los sobrevivientes de viejas familias no es nuevo en l. a. literatura chilena, pero en esta novela el cerco de los angeles locura se traslada a Concepción y sus
contornos rurales, allí transcurre l. a. desgarrada existencia de César Enrique, su protagonista. De esa lluviosa ciudad, el autor entrega información apenas
indispensable, el relato, podría desarrollarse en cualquier sitio en que seres acosados por l. a. monotonía sufren los angeles caída commonplace, bordeando los angeles destrucción y muerte de l. a. estirpe y su territorio. Con una escritura que no rehúye materiales
fantásticos, Mihovilovich hurga en los ancestros e instala al protagonista en el centro del desamparo, enfrentando el mundo en medio de padecimientos y derrotas, como si todo estuviera determinado desde siempre y cada paso fuera otra enajenación. A pesar que l. a. obra pareciera ser un desierto de l. a. esperanza, en ese juego exorcista y liberador, está los angeles clave de los angeles redención que, como escribe Sábato, se alcanza en el tormento del espíritu y de l. a. carne. En los angeles obra, Mihovilovich rescata a sus personajes de los angeles obnubilación y los delirios, en un desesperado afán de trascender -tras l. a. anécdota encubierta- una realidad cotidiana.
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Juan Mihovilovich - (Punta Arenas, Chile, 1951).
Inicia su carrera literaria con l. a. última condena en 1983, que obtiene varios premios, como el Pedro de Oña, Chile, 1980. los angeles crítica lo acoge con elogios comparándolo con García Márquez y Rulfo. Luego, publica El ventanal de los angeles desolación (cuyo cuento del título recibe el premio Revista Andrés Bello, El Mercurio, Chile, 1978); Sus desnudos pies sobre los angeles nieve (finalista premio on line casino de Mieres, España, 1990); El clasificador; Restos mortales; El contagio de los angeles locura (semifinalista Premio Herralde, España, 2005); Los números no cuentan; Desencierro; Grados de referencia; El asombro. Este año aparece su novela Yo Mi Hermano. Su obra evidencia influencias de Kafka y Dostoievski, adquiriendo hoy un sello own único. Defensor y promotor de los derechos humanos en los angeles época dictatorial chilena. Juan Mihovilovich es actualmente Juez en Puerto Cisnes, Aysén, Chile.

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California Drought by Jim E Reames PDF

By Jim E Reames

Will God use drought to re-birth previous Mexico in America’s west? After a 1,000 12 months cycle drought hits California, forcing thousands of individuals to maneuver, the neighboring nation governors panic. in a single day, the realm sees the United States development emergency WW-II sort relocation camps. in the meantime, America’s first lady president attempts to repeal the 2d modification. She imposes a tax at the church tithe. this is often the “Dirty 30’s airborne dirt and dust Bowl” in opposite, forcing Oregon’s Democratic Governor, Jim Peabody, to develop into militant. “California Drought” through writer Jim E. Reames, is a singular in keeping with truth. It reads like a good written prediction.

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