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Prisoners of Hope: A Tale of Colonial Virginia By Mary Johnston
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Mary Johnston (November 21, 1870 – May 9, 1936) was an... More > American novelist and women's rights advocate from Virginia. She was one of America's best selling authors during her writing career and had three silent films adapted from her novels.The daughter of an American Civil War soldier who became a successful lawyer, Mary Johnston was born in the small town of Buchanan, Virginia. A small and frail girl, she was educated at home by family and tutors. She grew up with a love of books and was financially independent enough to devote herself to writing.Johnston wrote historical books and novels that often combined romance with history. Her first book Prisoners of Hope (1898) dealt with colonial times in Virginia as did her second novel To Have and to Hold (1900) and 1904's Sir Mortimer. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Johnston< Less
Oldport Days By Thomas Wentworth Higginson
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Thomas Wentworth Higginson (December 22, 1823 – May 9,... More > 1911) was an American Unitarian minister, author, abolitionist, and soldier. He was active in the American Abolitionism movement during the 1840s and 1850s, identifying himself with disunion and militant abolitionism. He was a member of the Secret Six who supported John Brown. During the Civil War, he served as colonel of the 1st South Carolina Volunteers, the first federally authorized black regiment, from 1862–1864. Following the war, Higginson devoted much of the rest of his life to fighting for the rights of freed slaves, women and other disfranchised peoples.Higginson was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts on December 22, 1823. He was a descendant of Francis Higginson, a Puritan minister and emigrant to the colony of Massachusetts Bay. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Wentworth_Higginson< Less
Black Rebellion: Five Slave Revolts By Thomas Wentworth Higginson
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Thomas Wentworth Higginson (December 22, 1823 – May 9,... More > 1911) was an American Unitarian minister, author, abolitionist, and soldier. He was active in the American Abolitionism movement during the 1840s and 1850s, identifying himself with disunion and militant abolitionism. He was a member of the Secret Six who supported John Brown. During the Civil War, he served as colonel of the 1st South Carolina Volunteers, the first federally authorized black regiment, from 1862–1864. Following the war, Higginson devoted much of the rest of his life to fighting for the rights of freed slaves, women and other disfranchised peoples.Higginson was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts on December 22, 1823. He was a descendant of Francis Higginson, a Puritan minister and emigrant to the colony of Massachusetts Bay. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Wentworth_Higginson< Less
Soulflame vol.1 - The Spark (Sisters Pseudo-Incest Erotica) By Leona D. Reish
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In 1660, King Charles II of England returned to the throne and brought with him among other things: The right for women to be considered actors. In light of this development, two adoptive sisters... More > responsible for a small trade venture handed to them by their Father discuss the possibility of joining the stage. What begins as idle talk becomes an extravagant show of such a performance, and ends in a stolen kiss. Done in innocence and jest, it leaves a spark of something more within them both that will only grow. Where one resists thoughts of how the kiss felt, the other can barely control how her mind wanders through things she would enjoy doing to show her dearest sister exactly how loved she truly is. That night, thunder and lightning drive the skittish Alice into her sister Annabel's room, looking for company to see the night out. Slipping into her sister's bed, Alice will swallow her pride and give in to those emotions, changing everything between them.< Less
Fred & Nettie's Love Letters By Suzanne Fister Levine
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Creative non-fiction based upon the romance & actual love letters between two Kentuckians from 1900-1904. Before radio, television, and autos, they carried on their romance separated by 100... More > miles, a full day's round trip by train and not manageable by buggy or horseback. Times and love were fraught with danger. They faced deadly plagues, putrid water systems, horrific accidents, violence, murders, and vicious political turmoil that included the assassinations of Kentucky Governor William Goebel and U.S. President William McKinley. Women had no vote, few rights, and were blocked from many occupations. Men were expected to be sole financial providers, reliably smart, brave and stable. Life's choices thwarted dreams as both yearned for a bit or sweetness to make life bearable. About the only reliable things they had were local daily newspapers and US Postal Service mail delivery 365 days a year (366 in leap years), including Sundays and holidays. Their letters engendered curiosity & this book.< Less
deez-commentary53 By Michael House
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“Deez-commentary” at lulu.com I'm still amused by the cinema yesterday. I'm not for chicks. I broke down 7-days a week + 219 women rejected me. That said, feminine essence appalls me. Too... More > good for a junk driver? That's the best way to be my history. I was at 27 rejections when I asked God what do I do. He said avoid ejectors. Make them history. Then I realized He was helping me find the right 1. The junk I drove became a blessing that way. I bought all I could afford, but I couldn't afford the parts it needed. I was always penniless. Always working meant I had no time for homework. I'd tell Granny. She'd shrug oh well. I know she absolutely, absolutely, absolutely wanted me to ride the bus, absolutely. I was promised a vehicle then I was told it was all a dream at my 16th birthday. 219 rejections altered my tastes. Now I'm different than I was before the piece of junk. My thinking got rearranged. Now memoirs are my dream career. I had very many experiences. I had very many friends. My ambitions< Less
Up! Practical Approach to Career Management By Inna Kuznetsova
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Do you have an aspiration to grow in your career? Are you worried preparing for an interview questions? Dealing with bad bosses or coworkers who do not like you? There are very few books about... More > career growth in Russia, even less written by the authors of Russian origin willing to share the lessons learned on their way up. The author of this book was the first Vice President of Russian origin in IBM headquarters and later moved to an executive board position in one of the leading companies in logistics. The book is half-advice, half-memoir, sharing the story of her personal growth with a special attention to the details of Russian mentality meeting the realities of the global business environment. It includes the chapters on choosing the right path, preparing for interviews, finding and working with a mentor, considering MBA, working with difficult colleagues and bosses, been a better manager, effective time management and removing your own limiting factors creating a barrier on the way to career growth.< Less
Perfecting Your Mental Energy Sphere: Russian Edition By Shyam Mehta
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All sorts of strange things happen to the mind nowadays. Senility, dementia, women liking men who wear red shoes,.. This book explains how you can try and set things right.
Perfecting Your Mental Energy Sphere: Russian Edition By Shyam Mehta
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All sorts of strange things happen to the mind nowadays. Senility, dementia, women liking men who wear red shoes,.. This book explains how you can try and set things right.

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