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Hope's Crossing

Hope's Crossing

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His next assignment was as press officer in the Division of Information at Marine Corps Headquarters in Washington, where he served until June 1969. In 1963 he was posted to the Pentagon as the Army's assistant chief of information and later military assistant to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Size - 297x210mm, 154 pages, 39 colour & 192 b/w photographs. But when Nate is denied admission to UC Santa Cruz, he decides that a bachelor's degree isn't necessarily the path he's laid out for himself.
War Boy

War Boy

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We are publishers of Print (POD), Ebooks, Audio Books. Series includes "Only the River Runs Free ", "Of Men and Angels", "Ashes of Remembrance" and "All Rivers to the Sea". "Good Queen Bess" (aka "Elizabethan") trilogy by Margaret Irwin. Then, in 1995 he became Director of External Affairs of the Massachusetts Housing Finance Agency. Germany holding mostly women The Aryan Couple (2004) -- Himmler makes a deal with a rich Jewish-Hungarian steel industrialist: his vast fortune for his and his extended family's freedom Amen (2002) -- the decision of the Vatican to remain neutral on all political matters, especially the Holocaust Au revoir les enfants (Goodbye, Children) (1987) -- a Catholic school in France hides three Jewish boys from the Gestapo X Ghetto (2006) � saving the lives of Jews and others in Vilna, Lithuania in 1942 X Lacombe Lucien (1974) -- in occupied France, a young Frenchman is conflicted over his work for the German police and his Jewish girlfriend Edges of the Lord (2000) -- in Poland, Christians hide a Jewish boy from the Nazis X Esther's Diary (2010)-- a mother's diary reveals the secret ties between two families, one Jewish, the other Christian, during the holocaust in Poland The Man Who Cried (2000) -- Russian Jewish immigrant is endangered in a Paris, France dance troupe because of her heritage La Rafle (The Round Up) (2010) -- French police help in a big round up of French Jews, night of July 16, 1942 Elle s'appelait Sarah (Sarah's Key) (2010) -- an American journalist living and working in Paris, France stumbles onto a Holocaust story that touches on the French part of her family Lena: My 100 Children (1987) -- a woman adopts 100 Jewish Holocaust orphans, but then her problems of defending the children gets really tough X I slik en natt (It Happened One Night) (1958) � a young woman doctor who in 1942, helped several Jewish children escape for the border to neutral Sweden X Boxer a smrt (The Boxer and Death) (1963) -- in a Nazi concentration camp, the commandant, a former prize-fighter, saves an inmate from execution because of his amateur boxing ability X Haven (2001) -- in Nazi occupied Europe, Ruth Gruber risks her life to help around 1,000 survivors of the Holocaust to escape to the USA X On pouvait pas savoir (Monsieur Batignole) (2002) -- Batignole gets to take over the apartment belonging to the Bernstein family after they are arrested by the Gestapo; young Simon Bernstein escapes and returns to the apartment; Batignole decides to hide him X Me and the Colonel (1958) -- just before the German invasion of Paris, a Jewish refugee tries to escape in a car and picks up an anti-Semite & his girlfriend Hotel Meina (2007) -- Italy declares an armistice with the Allies (September 8, 1943) and the Germans take over, putting the Jewish people in the resort Hotel Meina under detention and fear Les hommes libres (Free Men) (2011) � in Nazi-occupied Paris, a Muslim black marketer risks his life to join the resistance; he forms deep bonds as the Mosque smuggles Jews to safety War Criminals Escape and the Search for Them: The Statement (2003) -- war criminal Pierre Broussard escapes justice for many years because of an intricate web of protection, including the French clergy X Kessler (1981) -- very cruel Gestapo officer sneaks out to a fascist colony in Paraguay, but anti-fascists come looking for him X La traque (Manhunt) (2008) -- the Klarsfelds pursue Klaus Barbie, the "Butcher of Lyon" to South America X I Love You, I Love You Not (1996) -- a Jewish prep school student shares stories of anti-Semitism with her grandmother, an Auschwitz survivor (with Jeanne Moreau and Claire Danes) For my Baby (1997) -- a young man becomes his dead sister Hannah to bring his grandmother out of her constant grieving; his life is further complicated when his Texas girlfriend finds out that her father was a Nazi ( English) X Un secret (A Secret) (2007) -- 1953, a 15 year old gentile boy finds out that his parents and he are Jewish; the parents passed for Aryans to avoid the Holocaust X Skin - 16 year old son of a Jewish father traumatized by the events of WWII, becomes a skin head neo-Nazi and in 1983 ends up killing a 13 year old boy X Vielleicht in einem anderen Leben (In Another Lifetime) (2011) -- Vienna, April 1945, an operetta offers hope and healing to both Jewish prisoners and their captors (English subtitles) Mr.
Murdo's War

Murdo's War

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Usually very detailed and historically accurate, where the history is as important as the story. Gerry graduated from high school in 1940 and found employment in Shreveport as a diesel mechanic for Trailways Bus Company. Tells the story of Thu, a concubine caught up in political intrigue. Following a lengthy illness, Les passed away 3 January 2005 at the age of 63. Tom resides in Burbank with his wonderful wife (the adjective is his), and reports that his favorite activities involve his two sons, going to the beach, and the New York Yankees.
Belle Boy: A Sister in the Rebel Ranks

Belle Boy: A Sister in the Rebel Ranks

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Because quite honestly, I think that those days are now gone. My favorite Oz book — in which Dorothy Gale and a talking hen (Billina) wash up in the Land of Ev, where they encounter proto-steampunk Wheelers, the wicked Nome King, and Baum’s greatest character, Tik-Tok the mechanical man. 1908. Some historical dramas are docudramas, which attempt an accurate portrayal of a historical event or biography, to the degree that the available historical research will allow.
Cast Two Shadows: The American Revolution in the South

Cast Two Shadows: The American Revolution in the South

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THE DRAWING OF THE DARK: A 16th century Irish mercenary soldier is the focus of Tim Powers’ book. 35. He has been an agent with InkWell Management since it was created in 2004. Jaime Engdahl, the officer overseeing the X-47B, carefully described the drone as “LO-relevant.” “LO” stands for “low-observable,” or stealthy. He recalled answering the telephone at the station around 11 PM one night in May 1972 and finding US Commanding General Fred Weyand on the other end of the line "informing me that there were reports of a palace coup and asking me to call him personally if anything of that sort moved across the wire.
Weedflower

Weedflower

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You'll also get three bonus ebooks completely free! He noted the prismatic colors in all the dewdrops upon a million blades of grass. Reason asked, was it worth while to disturb a government so long and established, and to plunge a kingdom into all the miseries of civil war, for the purpose of replacing upon the throne the descendants of a monarch by whom it had been wilfully forfeited?” (149). Mike Miller was born in 1949 into a theatrical family in the Texas Panhandle town of Phillips, named for the area's biggest employer, Phillips Petroleum.
Code Name Verity (Thorndike Press Large Print Literacy

Code Name Verity (Thorndike Press Large Print Literacy

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This was followed by a transfer to the University of Colorado where he earned a BA in History in 1983 and an MA in Public Affairs in 1986. Although the defenders fought gallantly, they were hopelessly outmanned and outgunned, and five days later their food, water, and ammunition were depleted. Gil Jr., born 15 June 1923, was a freshman at Wake Forest when Pearl Harbor was attacked, and he enlisted in the Army in 1942.
The PARTY FINAL FRIENDS 1

The PARTY FINAL FRIENDS 1

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Our expected response time is under 30 days. She graduated from Hofstra University in 2009 with a BA in English with a concentration in publishing studies. My son was born just 10 days after my arrival in Vietnam. He earned a BS in 1968 from the University of Nebraska, and an MS in 1975 from Troy State University. It was an interesting job and a tough one, but I had a staff of about 150. The good news for writers like Swofford is that book publication is on the rise.
Ceremony (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

Ceremony (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

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Member, Board of Directors, Sustainability Now! On June 22, 1941, Hitler violated a non-aggression pact with Joseph Stalin, sending 3 million German troops into the Soviet Union. Current students of this early Christian work, however, are in danger of missing out on the discussions and differing perspectives long offered by scholars of... Major overseas assignments included Okinawa, Japan, the Philippines, Cambodia, and MACOI in Saigon.
Time Bomb

Time Bomb

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I felt I had to do something more than public speaking to round out an otherwise mundane career." In December 1941, Lieutenant Bankson was on his way to the Philippines as a platoon leader with the 161st Infantry, but in response to the attack on Pearl Harbor the 161st was quickly diverted to Hawaii where it joined the 25th Infantry Division. ManyBooks (History) 3403 books available for download in a variety of formats. meBooks is a pay site that does offer a decent collection of free history books regarding New Zealand.