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Strange But True: Tales of Feng Shui
 

Strange But True: Tales of Feng Shui (Paperback)

By Thorn, Danny

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A collection of stories about classical Chinese feng shui and its practice, as told by Danny Thorn, New Zealand's only full-time feng shui consultant. Many, of these tales are set in New Zealand, his home, and reflect the insights he has gained in close to twenty years of studyin ...

ISBN 9780473232917
Published 1 January 2013
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Letters from the Field, 1925-1975
 

Letters from the Field, 1925-1975 (Paperback, New edition)

By Mead, Margaret

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Beginning in 1925 mead sent family and friends these letters from the field to make a little more real for them the exotic worlds that absorbed her. Enhanced by more than 100 photographs these intelligent, vivid, frequently funny, and sometimes poetic letters help us share with M ...

ISBN 9780060958046
Published 21 January 2002 by HarperCollins Publishers
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The Flamboya Tree: Memories of a Family's War-Time Courage

The Flamboya Tree: Memories of a Family's War-Time Courage (Paperback, New edition)

By Kelly, Clara Olink

When the Japanese invaded Java during World War II, four-year-old Clara Kelly was sent to a women's camp with her mother and two young brothers. Her descriptions of the appalling conditions are countered by the resilience and courage of the internees.

ISBN 9780099445531
Published 15 August 2007 by Cornerstone
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Last Paradise

Last Paradise (Paperback)

By Cole, Tom

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Tom Cole hunted crocodiles and buffalo was a horse-breaker brumby runner and drover owned and managed cattle stations and a coffee plantation. The Last Paradise is the sequel to Tom Cole's bestselling autobiography Hell West and Crooked and Recounts his story of thirty years in N ...

ISBN 9780207190391
Published 11 April 1996 by HarperCollins Publishers
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The Golden Mountain: The Autobiography of a Korean Immigrant, 1895-1960
 

The Golden Mountain: The Autobiography of a Korean Immigrant, 1895-1960 (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

By Charr, Easurk

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At the age of ten and unaccompanied by any adult, Easurk Charr came to Hawaii in 1904, a convert to Christianity who hoped to earn enough money to acquire an education and return to his native Korea as a medical missionary. The Golden Mountain is Charr's story of his early years ...

ISBN 9780252065132
Published 15 January 1996 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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Series The Asian American Experience
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Henry J. Kaiser: Builder in the Modern American West
 

Henry J. Kaiser: Builder in the Modern American West (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Foster, Mark S.; Foreword by Goetzmann, William H.

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In the 1940s Henry J Kaiser was a household name, as familiar then as Warren Buffett and Donald Trump are now. Like a Horatio Alger hero, Kaiser rose from lower-middle-class origins to become an enormously wealthy entrepreneur, building roads, bridges, dams, and housing. This tit ...

ISBN 9780292742260
Published 15 June 2012 by Inbooks
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Series American Studies Series
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The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson: Volume 7: September 1980 - December 1892
 

The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson: Volume 7: September 1980 - December 1892 (Hardback)

By Stevenson, Robert Louis; Volume editor Booth, Bradford A.; Mehew, Ernest

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Robert Louis Stevenson, long recognized as a master storyteller and essayist, was also a prolific letter writer. His letters, some 2800 pieces of correspondence, have been published in eight volumes. Volume VII covers the period from September 1890 to January 1893.

ISBN 9780300062137
Published 15 October 1995 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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Series The Collected Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson
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The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson: Volume 8: January 1893 - December 1894
 

The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson: Volume 8: January 1893 - December 1894 (Hardback)

By Stevenson, Robert Louis; Volume editor Booth, Bradford A.; Mehew, Ernest

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Robert Louis Stevenson, long recognized as a master storyteller and essayist, was also a prolific letter writer. His letters, some 2800 pieces of correspondence, have been published in eight volumes. Volume VII covers the period from September 1890 to January 1893.

ISBN 9780300062144
Published 15 September 1995 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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Series The Collected Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson
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Eat the Wind: The True Story of Wild Horses and One Unlikely Horsewoman
 

Eat the Wind: The True Story of Wild Horses and One Unlikely Horsewoman (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Sisley, Robin

In 1997, Robin Sisley offered refuge to ten newly mustered wild stallions that were destined for slaughter.

ISBN 9780473298401
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Published 17 October 2014
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Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance
 

Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance (Trade Paperback/Paperback, large type edition)

By Obama, President Barack Hussein

In this lyrical, unsentimental, and compelling memoir, the son of a black African father and a white American mother searches for a workable meaning to his life as a black American. It begins in New York, where Barack Obama learns that his father--a figure he knows more as a myth ...

ISBN 9780739328194
Published 1 May 2008 by Random House
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