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by Carole P. RomanExploring the world has never easier—or more fun!—than with Carole P. Roman’s award-winning If You Were Me and Lived In… children’s series. Continuing its globetrotting tradition, If You Were Me and Lived in…Russia explores the magic and wonder of this captivating country. As children ages three to eight take a leisurely stroll around Russia, they will come across some of the country’s most recognizable sites, including the Kremlin, St. Basil’s Cathedral, and the Red Square. Learn about Russia’s... more
by Jude Southerland-KesslerIn Vol. 3 of The John Lennon Series, She Loves You, John Lennon and The Beatles begin to rise to the "toppermost of the poppermost." This highly-documented historical narrative tells the story of John's struggle with Beatlemania, and readers watch the pressures rise as fame threatens John's marriage and his identity. The Beatles play for the Queen at the Royal Command Performance, tour England 3 times, and take America and The Ed Sullivan Show by storm, but John finds himself falling into an aby... more
by Carole P. RomanCarole P. Roman takes you on a journey this time to Asia, landing in South Korea. Once again, children can learn how life is like for young people on the other side of the globe. From food to famous landmarks, they will learn that's it's easy to find something in common with people in different countries.
by Carole P. Roman"If You Were Me and Lived in...France-A Child's Introduction to Culture Around the World" is the second book in Carole P. Roman's remarkable series about countries all over the globe. With each book covering a different nation, Roman opens up a world of wonder while highlighting the fact that underneath it all we are far more alike than we might have imagined. Focusing on what life would be like from a child's viewpoint, she examines the diversity of the people who make up our planet.
by Carole P. Roman"If You Were Me and Lived in ...Mexico-A Child's Introduction to Cultures Around the World" is the first entry in an exciting new children's series that focuses on learning and appreciating the many cultures that make up our small planet. Perfect for children from Pre-K to age 8, this book is a groundbreaking new experience in elementary education. Interesting facts and colorful illustrations help children realize that although the world is large, people all over the globe are basically the same... more
by Sam HollidayForgotten vividly preserves the reality of what took place in Korea and Vietnam and then states the lessons that should have been learned. It takes you on a trip into the intensity of life close to death, with glimpses of the sublime, strange, and selfess that those who were there can never forget. Those who have never been in combat do not understand it, so Forgotten seeks to change this. Through reconstructing and retracing the path of the 29th and 35th Infantry Regiments, Forgotten illustrate... more
Birth, Sex and Abuse: Women's Voices Under Nazi Rule (Grosvenor House Publishing, UK, 2015, and Kindle, USA, 2015) ISBN: 97817by Beverley Chalmers (DSc(Med);PhD)I have dedicated my life to studying women’s experiences of pregnancy, birth and the early months of parenthood in industrialized parts of the world as well as in more difficult social, political, religious, and economic circumstances. All of these settings reveal challenging circumstances ranging from political and economic repression in Apartheid South Africa; and in the former Soviet Union; religiously inspired cruelty of female genital mutilation; and over-medicalization of birth in the tech... more
by Michael S TuckerThis is a wake-up call for the church. We are living in the end of days--does everybody know this? Time is coming to an end in the very near future so what's in store for the world? This book describes the scriptural background of the 2nd Advent of Jesus Christ and how it differs from the Rapture of the church. What surrounding events play a part? How soon to the Rapture and then what happens both in heaven and on earth until the 2nd Advent of Christ? Then we close with the Millennium and ... more
by Alison OLearyExplore the history, hikes and hospitality of three New England states in this travelogue. Whether you like fishing, mountain biking, meeting local inkeepers or just armchair travel, you'll enjoy this light compendium of tips and trips co-authored by well-known local author Michael Tougias (The Finest Hours, King Philip's War) and award-winning travel writer and editor Alison O'Leary.
by J. MitchellIn a July, 2009 interview, the first African American President of the United States, Barack Obama, expressed the significance of remembering slavery when he said, "I think it's important that the way we think about it, the way it's taught, is not one in which there's simply a victim and a victimizer, and that's the end of the story." Similar to slavery, lynching should not be forgotten or remembered solely from the perspective of racist Whites victimizing African Americans. The general history ... more
by Paul Eschenfelder
Journey around the world with the Captain as he narrates 15 stories of adventure. Based upon the talks the Captain gives on cruise ships around the world meet audacious characters like Barbarosa, who changed the Mediterranean, or Mau Pialiug who connected modern Polynesians with the ancients. Visit the first Suez Canal in ancient Egypt, modern volcanoes erupting next door in Iceland or view the war between New Zealand and France. Audacious characters and startling affairs are ... more
Dear Mother, Love Daddy: The World War II Letters of Roscoe and Gladys Yegerlehner: May 1942-September 1942 (Volume 1)by Deborah SweeneyOn Sunday, December 7, 1941, the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, and so the United States entered the Second World War. American men from all walks of life rushed to enlist, and not all of them were young, single men. In 1941, Dr. Roscoe S. Yegerlehner had been out of medical school for three years with a growing medical practice in the small northern Indiana town of Kentland. Married for almost thirteen years, he had a loving wife and two young boys. He volunteered to serve in the United States N... more
by freddy silvaIn this fast-paced historical detective work, bestselling author Freddy Silva uses rare sources to upturn history and uncover the Templars’ greatest and least-known accomplishment. Conventional history claims that in 1118 nine men formed a brotherhood in Jerusalem called the Knights Templar. But what if it could be shown that not only was this group greater in number, but they existed far earlier, and together with a secret group of monks named the Order of Sion they planned one of the most dar... more
by Ted LoukesTwo of the ancient world’s most enigmatic characters: Moses, who led the Israelites from bondage in Egypt to the Promised Land, yet 'archaeologically' didn’t exist, and Akhenaten, the heretical Pharaoh who overturned the religion of Egypt and was deliberately erased from history. Who were these two men and what was the legacy they left behind? To understand Moses and Akhenaten, it is necessary to understand the times they lived in, to establish how Moses came to be raised in a royal household, w... more
by Neal BertrandCurtis Bertrand was just a country boy with a camera when he entered the U.S. Army in World War II. He returned home from the Southwest Pacific Theater with 600 pictures to share with family and friends, never realizing the importance these unique views of the war would provide. Using his photos and portions of the battalion’s official journal, the author traces his father’s steps from home, to boot camp, to war, and back home. The reader will experience WWII through these photos, including hear... more
by Edward Bauer
The Final Truth breaks significant new ground thanks to author Edward Bauer’s lifetime of experience in rifle competition and film editing. For the first time, we now know the answer to more than 16 critical mysteries that even the Warren Commission failed to explain. This work details how a complex conspiracy erupted almost instantly to force the public into believing the ‘official’ story including destruction of evidence, splicing of films and routine lying by the hig... more