This is a journal written by Johannes Boger. A German immigrant from Russia who came to the United States in 1893. In it he describes their life in the old country, life in the new country, and... More > gives views on religion. He describes their trials and tribulations across Russia and Germany to reach their ship, and passage to the New World. He also names his grandparents, his parents and their whole family, as well as his own family. With all birth dates and dates of death current to the time of writing. This book would be a wonderful genealogical reference for anyone in the extended Boger family. The journal has been translated from German to English.< Less
A parody of the popular 1970's bestseller Jonathan Livngston Seagull, Johann Seagull, forty years later, resides in the highest of all heavens, but is bored and his life without purpose. A child... More > comes and tells him all the things he has done wrong. With a new direction Johann regains his purpose and desire to live, and resolves the riddle of life's age-old mystery.< Less
Special color edition of Johann Seagull, a parody of the 1970's international bestseller "Jonathan Livingston Seagull." Bored after living 40 years in the highest of all heavens, Johann... More > is ready to fall back into the world of pain and suffering. But the Lord comes to him in the image of a child and tells him all the things that he has done wrong. With this new direction, Johann comes to find life.< Less
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 – 1832) was a German writer and politician. His body of work includes epic and lyric poetry written in a variety of metres and styles; prose and verse dramas;... More > memoirs; an autobiography; literary and aesthetic criticism; treatises on botany, anatomy, and colour; and four novels. In addition, numerous literary and scientific fragments, and more than 10,000 letters written by him are extant, as are nearly 3,000 drawings.
A literary celebrity by the age of 25, Goethe was ennobled by the Duke of Saxe-Weimar, Carl August in 1782 after first taking up residence there in November of 1775 following the success of his first novel, The Sorrows of Young Werther. Goethe published the verse epic Hermann and Dorothea, and, in 1808, the first part of his most celebrated drama, Faust.
In this ebook:
The Sorrows of Young Werther
Maxims and Reflections
This collection has all of the following works:
Elective Affinities, Wilhelm Meister’s Apprenticeship, Wilhelm Meister’s Travels, The Recreations of The German Emigrants: A Fairy Tale,... More > Reynard the Fox., The Good Women., The Brother and Sister, Stella. A Tragedy., Clavigo, Torquato Tasso, Faust: A Tragedy, Iphigenia in Tauris, Götz von Berlichingen with the iron Hand. A Drama., The Sorrows of Young Werther, The Natural Daughter of a Tragedy, Egmont, The Life Of Goethe, Poems, Epigrams, Art, Sonnets ,Selected Poems, Trilogy of Passion, Ballads, Familiar Songs, Songs, West-Eastern Divan, Sermann and Dorothea< Less
Book #627: Paintings of Johann Gutenberg. Some paintings have color and some have black & white. These are the paintings I know of, but if you know some other paintings, please let me know about... More > them. Any help will be apprecited.< Less
Die evangelie van Johannes fokus op Jesus as die gestuurde Woord van God wat volledig mens geword het. In hoofstuk 1-12 vertel Johannes van Jesus se publieke Joodse bediening met ’n fokus op... More > wondertekens wat sy ware identiteit as die Seun van God openbaar. In Jesus ervaar ons God se genade en waarheid. In hoofstuk 13-20 fokus Johannes op die persoonlike bediening van Jesus aan sy dissipels wat uitmond in sy verheerliking deur sy lyding, kruisdood en opstanding as publieke getuienis aan die wêreld. In Jesus vind ons die model van dissipelskap waarin die liefde - soos God liefhet - die kern van alles is. Die evangelie eindig in hoofstuk 21 met die roerende verhaal van Petrus wat by hernuwing geroep word. Daarmee word die dissipels deur God gestuur om op dieselfde wyse as Jesus sy genade en waarheid aan die wêreld te bring, sodat die wêreld kan glo. Hierdie is die vierde boek in die reeks Lees, Luister, Leef gemik op Bybelstudiegroepe, Bybelskole en persoonlike stiltetyd.< Less
The first of a three part life of Johannes Kepler, successor to Tycho Brahe as court astrologer to the Holy Roman Emperor. The proud and violent Tycho and the humble but shrewd Kepler were master... More > and servant, allies and rivals in the scientific revolution of the seventeenth century. Together they would determine the true order of the solar system and lay the foundations of astrophysics. Both a mystic and a scientist, Kepler was a canny survivor as well, who carried on his work amid the splendors and intrigues of renaissance Prague, beset by witchcraft trials, public burnings, and the devastation of the Thirty Years War.< Less
France and Holland have fallen. Under thick clouds of smoke German jackboots march through Paris. A young SS officer names Johannes Beckmann arrives on scene just as the fighting dies down. His... More > purpose? To steal. Whether gold bullion or ancient antiquities...Beckmann's sole job is to steal anything value and hide it away in Switzerland. And then suddenly, something inside him changes. Plagued by his guilty conscience, he formulates a plan to flee Germany and save several priceless works of art from the Nazis' grasp.
This is the story of an SS officer caught between serving his Führer...or his conscience.< Less