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Rating: 4.70 / 5
5 reviews

The Philippine–American War: A Captivating Guide to the Philippine Insurrection That Started When the United States of America Claimed Possession of the Philippines after the Spanish–American War

by Captivating History

If you want to discover the captivating history of the Philippine–American War between 1899–1902, then keep reading...Free History BONUS Inside!The Philippine-American War of 1899–1902 was a dramatic, world-changing conflict that shaped the century to come and revealed the early stirrings of America’s drive for global power. The conflict and its aftershocks continue to influence the Philippines and the wider region to this day, leaving a legacy of governance, society, and economic organization. The Philippines today is an important American ally and a counterbalance to the growing Chinese power in South Asia, but the history between the United States and the Philippines has not always been as friendly as some may imagine—in fact, American-Filipino history is soaked in blood and d...

Genre: History, Asia, Historical Study, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 119 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 25 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

THE BALAKOT CASE FILE (CASE FILES SERIES Book 1)

by D MAYNE

A FACTUAL DEPICTION OF WHAT ACTUALLY HAPPENED IN THE BALAKOT STRIKES AND THE SUBSEQUENT SKIRMISH BETWEEN INDIA AND PAKISTAN WITH REFERENCES TO CREDIBLE RESOURCES...

Genre: History, Asia
Size: 5 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 25 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

Silent Heroes: When Love and Values Are Worth Fighting for

by Patricia Furstenberg

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Genre: History, Asia, Literature & Fiction, World Literature, Action & Adventure, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, War & Military, Asian
Size: 370 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 24 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

The Original Five Kwans of Korean Martial Arts: The Founders, Styles and their Evolution

by Losik PhD, Len

The Original Five Kwans of Korean Martial Arts provides a history of the 5, out of the many, major and minor - 1945 era Korean martial art Kwans that taught Tang Soo Do, Kong Soo Do and Kwon Bup and Chuan Fa styles and the internal conflicts between the Korean martial arts community and the new, independent, post Japanese occupation, Korean government that was secretly working against the martial arts community to bring a government created national style of martial arts called Taekwondo to the Olympics as the Japanese government was doing with Judo. Other chapters include each Korean Kwan's creation, history and evolution and an original set of Hyungs for each of the many Kwans. The author describes in detail the two versions of each of five Korean Kwans as they are converted from indepen...

Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Exercise & Fitness, History, Asia, Nonfiction, Sports & Outdoors, Individual Sports, Teen & Young Adult
Size: 198 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 24 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Worlds Apart

by Humphrey Trevelyan

A fascinating account of Peking and Moscow in the 1950s and 1960s from the British Ambassador himself.Lord Trevelyan was head of the British diplomatic mission in Peking in the early ’50s, and Ambassador in Moscow in the early ’60s. He gives an inside view of a pivotal time in East-West relations. In China he describes the problem of ‘recognition’, the aftermath of Korea, the dangers of the Taiwan situation, his efforts on behalf of the British detained in China and the sensational incidents which occurred in the early years of the new Chinese Government. On the Soviet Union he gives the story of the Test-ban treaty, the diplomatic manoeuvres on Laos and Vietnam, and a brilliant analysis of Soviet foreign policy, as well as fascinating accounts of life in Moscow. The book closes wi...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Leaders & Notable People, History, Asia
Size: 277 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 24 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.60 / 5
5 reviews

If I Didn't Know Better (Callaway Cousins)

by Barbara Freethy

The New York Times bestselling family series The Callaways continues with IF I DIDN'T KNOW BETTER, another heartwarming and page-turning romance by #1 NYT Bestselling Author Barbara Freethy.

Mia Callaway thought she had the perfect guy and the perfect job...until she didn't. After a run of bad luck, Mia is looking for an escape, so she agrees to go to Angel's Bay to clean out her aunt's house. She has no idea that the wounded soldier next door and his adorable, but also wounded, daughter are about to change her definition of perfect. Add in stolen art, a family secret, and a town where miracles can happen, and Mia's escape turns out to be the greatest adventure of her life.

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Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Arts & Literature, Ethnic & National, Historical, Leaders & Notable People, Memoirs, Professionals & Academics, Reference & Collections, Regional U.S., Specific Groups, Travel, Children's eBooks, Arts, Music & Photography, Computers & Technology, History, Literature & Fiction, Comics & Graphic Novels, Mysteries & Detectives, Geography & Cultures, Biographies, Holidays & Celebrations, Sports & Outdoors, Databases, Microsoft, Software, Cookbooks, Food & Wine, Baking, Canning & Preserving, Cooking by Ingredient, Cul
Size: 274 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 24 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 3.80 / 5
4 reviews

History of India: A History In 50 Events

by Hourly History

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Genre: History, Asia, World, Nonfiction
Size: 2.40 mb
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Mountain, Water, Rock, God: Understanding Kedarnath in the Twenty-First Century

by Luke Whitmore

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Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction, Science & Math, Environment, Professional & Technical, Professional Science, Religion & Spirituality, Hinduism, Earth Sciences
Size: 290 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

HISTORY OF TAMIL NADU: From 1529 A.D. to 1801 A.D.

by C. Manoranjithamoni

The history of Tamil̤ Nāḍu from the sixteenth century to the eighteenth is eventful with political developments which had far-reaching consequences. It was a significant period in which non-Tamil̤ rulers ruled the country which ultimately led to the establishment of foreign rule. The period commences with the appointment of the Telugu-speaking Vijayanagar governors in the Madurai, Thañjāvūr and Señji regions. The decline of the Vijayanagar rule led to the rule of the Marāthas in Thañjāvūr and the Mughals in the Carnatic. The invasion of the Tamil̤ country by the Mughal general, Zulfikar Khan, made the Tamil̤ States tributaries of the Mughals and established the rule of the Carnatic Nawabs. This period witnessed the efforts of European powers to establish trade centres. The w...

Genre: History, Asia
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

Cultivating Femininity: Women and Tea Culture in Edo and Meiji Japan

by Rebecca Corbett

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Genre: History, Asia, Historical Study, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences, Women's Studies
Size: 202 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.50 / 5
5 reviews

White Robes: An Interesting Army (Seasons of the Sword Prequel) (Kunoichi Companion Tales Book 1)

by David Kudler

One of history’s most amazing armies is bornAnd its soldiers wear silk robesLady Mochizuki Chiyome is mired in grief. Recently widowed by Japan’s endless civil war, she has become tired of mourning, tired of wearing the white robes that are the traditional Japanese garb of grief. On the road, she encounters two young women who open her eyes to a whole new purpose in life — and a new way to end Japan's century of bloodshed.This is the first of six Kunoichi Companion Tales, prequel stories to David Kudler’s historical novel Risuko: A Kunoichi Tale (amzn.com/B01FPWWCNA)White Robes — Mired in her own grief, Lady Mochizuki Chiyome encounters two young women who give her a whole new, much more interesting opportunitySilk & Service — A young Takeda warrior meets a servant who is much ...

Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction, Teen & Young Adult, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction
Size: 28 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.10 / 5
4 reviews

The Vietnam War: The Secret History of The Vietnam War (The Cold War Book 1)

by Micheal Andrews

Explore The Dark Secrets of The Vietnam WarCould America Have Won This War If it Didn't Withdraw? What Mistakes Did The American Government Make? Explore These Unanswered Questions of The Vietnam WarTo this day the Vietnam war proves to be one of the most controversial subjects of American history. Some believe that it was disgraceful how America left the war without finishing it, and other believe that it was correct to leave Vietnam without finishing the war since it was becoming too costly.We will explore this controversial subject of American history and reveal facts that not too many are aware of. Like leaks that revealed the war would have ended just before Nixon came to power with the Paris talks. But this would have foiled his plans as he had focused on getting Americans out of ...

Genre: History, Asia, Military, Nonfiction
Size: 29 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Soldiers of Honor: An anthology of military history

by Carl McCracken

A LOOK BACK AT SOME OF THE BRAVEST MEN TO SERVE IN THE UNITED STATES MILITARYROBERT HOWARDRobert Lewis Howard is perhaps the most highly decorated United States Army soldier since World War II. He was a Medal of Honor recipient of the Vietnam War, wounded 14 times in nearly five years of combat. This book chronicles his exploits on the battlefield and recounts the heroism which earned him three nominations for the Medal of Honor as well as eight Purple Hearts.ROCKY VERSACEHumbert "Rocky" Versace was the first prisoner of war to be awarded the Medal of Honor for his heroic actions during captivity. Showing incredible will and resolve, Versace remained defiant in the face of Viet Cong interrogations for over two years before his captors decided to execute the man whose spirit they could not ...

Genre: History, Asia, Military, Nonfiction
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Asian Keto Cookbook: Low Carb Exotic Solutions

by Frankie Jepsen

Welcome to an exciting and delicious chapter in your Keto adventure! Congratulations for taking steps to improve your life and health. Enjoy these fantastic Asian dishes, exotic flavors from Asia.Increased strength decreased body fat, helping fitness issues. Improved health.These are just a few of the advantages that a ketogenic way of life can grant and it’s precisely what The Asian Keto Cookbook offers. Having just a limited amount of selections and ideas, it appeared not possible to undertake a delicious Asian themed ketogenic diet. Here is the book to help you! After trying out heaps of dishes, we selected solely a handful of the very best recipes for The Asian Keto Cookbook. What you’ll get: Exotic Hand-picked, Asian Recipes–All of which are low-carb and will relate to your Ke...

Genre: History, Asia
Size: 102 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.30 / 5
4 reviews

Sins of the Mothers (Texas Romance Series Book 4)

by Caryl McAdoo

Persistent faith brings redemption and reconciliation.
Propelled by blind love, Mary Rachel Buckmeyer defies her father to elope with Caleb Wheeler. The newlyweds run off to California then partner with his cousin in his dry goods business.
Unbeknownst to the young bride, her new husband sends his kissing cousin ahead. He wants his love and his new wife’s money, too. Betrayal and murder drive Mary, soon a young mother, to the depths of despair. But she hates the man who loves her enough to cover her sins and deliver her out of the horrible pit she’s dug for herself in. Or does she?
Mary Rachel travels from frontier Texas to the raw bone boomtown of 1850’s San Francisco gold rush days, then all the way to genteel New York to find redemption for the sins of her mother...

Genre: Arts & Photography, Individual Artists, Fashion, Biographies & Memoirs, Memoirs, Professionals & Academics, Business & Investing, Industries & Professions, Children's eBooks, Arts, Music & Photography, History, Literature & Fiction, Comics & Graphic Novels, Geography & Cultures, Biographies, Holidays & Celebrations, Manga, Computers & Technology, Databases, Software, Cookbooks, Food & Wine, Cooking by Ingredient, Culinary Arts & Techniques, Drinks & Beverages, Meals, Professional Cooking, Special Occasions, Humor & Entertainment, Pop
Size: 316 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Confucianisms for a Changing World Cultural Order (Confucian Cultures)

by Roger T. Ames

In a single generation, the rise of Asia has precipitated a dramatic sea change in the world’s economic and political orders. This reconfiguration is taking place amidst a host of deepening global predicaments, including climate change, migration, increasing inequalities of wealth and opportunity, that cannot be resolved by purely technical means or by seeking recourse in a liberalism that has of late proven to be less than effective. The present work critically explores how the pan-Asian phenomenon of Confucianism offers alternative values and depths of ethical commitment that cross national and cultural boundaries to provide a new response to these challenges. When searching for resources to respond to the world’s problems, we tend to look to those that are most familiar: Single acto...

Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Other Eastern Religions, Religious Studies
Size: 284 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Broken Voices: Postcolonial Entanglements and the Preservation of Korea’s Central Folksong Traditions (Music and Performing Arts of Asia and the Pacific)

by Roald Maliangkay

Broken Voices is the first English-language book on Korea’s rich folksong heritage, and the first major study of the effects of Japanese colonialism on the intangible heritage of its former colony. Folksongs and other music traditions continue to be prominent in South Korea, which today is better known for its technological prowess and the Korean Wave of popular entertainment. In 2009, many Koreans reacted with dismay when China officially recognized the folksong Arirang, commonly regarded as the national folksong in North and South Korea, as part of its national intangible cultural heritage. They were vindicated when versions from both sides of the DMZ were included in UNESCO’s Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity a few years later. At least on a nationa...

Genre: Arts & Photography, Art, Music, History, Asia, Nonfiction
Size: 264 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 1.00 / 5
1 review

Chinese Diaries: 1941-1946

by Robert Payne

“I wanted to record the Chinese world, the cities, the fields, the farms, the soldiers, the students, the colours of an age, and what especially concerned me were the changing colours of the atmosphere, the shapes of the coming storm.”Four years after the Second Sino-Japanese War erupted, Robert Payne left Singapore for China, a land which, until then, he had explored solely in his dreams. Posted to the British Embassy, in the turmoil following Pearl Harbor and the expanding Pacific War, he ended up teaching in the universities at Chungking and Kunming.In this position, he bore witness to the effect of war on every level of Chinese society, particularly on students, and the divisions that were torn in the country itself. Recording his encounters and experiences in detail, Payne’s des...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, History, Asia
Size: 518 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.80 / 5
5 reviews

Captivating the Simple-Hearted: A Struggle for Human Dignity in the Indian Subcontinent

by Pieter Friedrich

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Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Other Eastern Religions
Size: 237 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Paths to the Emerging State in Asia and Africa (Emerging-Economy State and International Policy Studies)

by Keijiro Otsuka

This book is open access under a CC BY-NC-ND license. This book addresses the issue of how a country, which was incorporated into the world economy as a periphery, could make a transition to the emerging state, capable of undertaking the task of economic development and industrialization. It offers historical and contemporary case studies of transition, as well as the international background under which such a transition was successfully made (or delayed), by combining the approaches of economic history and development economics. Its aim is to identify relevant historical contexts, that is, the ‘initial conditions’ and internal and external forces which governed the transition. It also aims to understand what current low-income developing countries require for their transition. Thr...

Genre: Business & Investing, Economics, Management & Leadership, Reference, History, Asia, Nonfiction
Size: 292 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Tughlaqabad Fort: Discover India | Photojournals (Monuments of Delhi Book 4)

by David Riley

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Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction, Travel
Size: 98 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

ARK OF NOAH LANDED IN TIBET - MAHAVATAR BABAJI: Loss of Atlantis - Beginning of Indus Valley Civilisation

by Kalki Kriva Dna

The Civilisation at the Time of Noah had achieved a very high standard of living and is nowadays known as ATLANTIS, that world that Atlas carried on his Back. At that time a Comet Fell onto the Earth and caused a Polar Shifting.People of Noah had become BIG Sinners, God ordered him to build an ARK and to take his family, his followers, and two or three pairs of Every kind of animal into it. Noah obeyed and built a huge ARK, and those who were with him were SAVED from the big Deluge. God had ordered that there should be Heaviest rainfall for 40 days, and water was coming from all sides and the civilizations were drowned and DOOMED. in the Greek Philosophy this is known as " The Loss of Atlantis"After the Deluge, Noah's Ark Landed in Tibet on "Mount Kailash' or 'Mount Erarat'. In Turkey ther...

Genre: History, Asia
Size: 13 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.40 / 5
4 reviews

Justice for Mackenzie (Badge of Honor: Texas Heroes Book 1)

by Susan Stoker

A member of the famed Texas Rangers, Daxton Chambers has dealt with more than his share of depravity. But the Lone Star Reaper takes evil to a whole new level, kidnapping and burying women alive. It's Dax's job to help keep San Antonio safe, but even with help from friends in various law enforcement agencies, the killer remains two steps ahead. It's hardly the ideal time for a relationship, but Mackenzie Morgan is too luscious to resist. Dax wants her--which makes her an instant target for his newfound enemy.

When the Reaper gets personal, it will take every ounce of Daxton's considerable skill and training to keep Mack alive.

**Justice for Mackenzie is the 1st book in the Badge of Honor: Texas Heroes Series. Each book is a stand-alone, with no cliffhanger ending...

Genre: Arts & Photography, Individual Artists, Fashion, Biographies & Memoirs, Memoirs, Professionals & Academics, Business & Investing, Industries & Professions, Personal Finance, Children's eBooks, Arts, Music & Photography, Computers & Technology, History, Literature & Fiction, Comics & Graphic Novels, Mysteries & Detectives, Geography & Cultures, Biographies, Holidays & Celebrations, Sports & Outdoors, Manga, Databases, Microsoft, Software, Cookbooks, Food & Wine, Cooking by Ingredient, Culinary Arts & Techniques, Drinks & Beverages, Mea
Size: 262 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.50 / 5
5 reviews

History of India: A Captivating Guide to Ancient India, Medieval Indian History, and Modern India Including Stories of the Maurya Empire, the British Raj, Mahatma Gandhi, and More

by Captivating History

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Genre: History, Ancient, Asia, Historical Study, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 100 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

The Arthashastra by Chanakya (Kautilya): New Modern Edition (Classics on War and Politics Book 3)

by Chanakya

Max Weber declared that compared to the Arthashastra, Machiavelli's "The Prince" is harmless. The Arthashastra -- "The science of politics and political economy" -- is an extended treatise on how to found and rule an empire. The author Chanyaka (also known as Kautilya) was the masterful advisor to ruler Chandragupta Maurya, the founder of the Mauryan empire, one of the greatest our world has ever seen....

Genre: History, Asia, Military
Size: 165 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Three Degrees of Freedom: Asia: Past and Present. Cambodia, Vietnam, Hong Kong, China

by Alex FISHBONE

Introducing a book from Alex FISHBONE, a professional photographer.‘Three Degrees of Freedom’ is not simply the title of this book, but also in its own way represents a call to those who wish to discover something new from their own boundless travels around our common planet, as well as their own renewed discovery of the visual arts.Here inside the pages of this book you’ll see a Asia which is at once so vast, immense and diverse, and yet which, in its most intimate sense, beholds much to discover. After all, these pages reveal a country whose long history is full of many names, events and even some (well-hidden) secrets.In this photographic album you’ll encounter sights which may at first seem unprecedented, and yet will allow you to get to know a different side of life.Behold, i...

Genre: Arts & Photography, Photography, History, Asia
Size: 158 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

The Singapore Story: 1965-2000

by Kwain , Lee

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Genre: History, Asia, Literature & Fiction, World Literature, Asian
Size: 1.63 mb
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.00 / 5
4 reviews

Genghis Khan: A Life From Beginning To End (One Hour History Military Generals Book 3)

by Henry Freeman

☆ Genghis Khan ☆
Genghis Khan was the most unlikely of conquerors. An orphan of the Mongolian Steppes, his rise went all but unnoticed by all the great powers around him. His people had been divided and discounted by the Chinese dynasties to his south and completely dismissed by the encroaching Islamic empires to his west.

Inside you will read about...
✓ Mystery of the Steppes
✓ When Warriors Are Made
✓ Rites of Passage
✓ A Battle Against Shamanic Destiny
✓ United They Stand
✓ Throwing Sand at an Empire
✓ Genghis Khan’s Crusade
✓ The Last Days of Genghis Khan

Known as little more than bandits and nomads, Genghis Khan and his Mongolian horde would shake Kings and Emperors to their very core...

Genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, Specific Groups, History, Asia, Nonfiction
Size: 33 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Spying Against South Korea: Second Edition Chinese Military Intelligence from the 1970s (China Secrets Book 3)

by Ben Keiler

This is the what Chinese Military Intelligence knew back in the 1970s about the South Korean Army. The readers can see copies of the original reports for the first time. It is left to the readers to guess what the Chinese know today if they were that good some 45 years ago.Since September 2018 it’s possible to also have page numbers on mobile devices and control the layout of the electronic book. This is implemented here with the second edition of this volume....

Genre: History, Asia, Biographies & Memoirs, True Accounts
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Between Psychology and Philosophy: East-West Themes and Beyond (Palgrave Studies in Comparative East-West Philosophy)

by Michael Slote

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Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Mental Health, History, Asia, Politics & Social Sciences, Philosophy
Size: 215 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

The Original Five Kwans of Korean Martial arts

by Losik Ph.D, Len

The Original Five Kwans of Korean Martial Arts provides a history of the 5, out of the many, major and minor - 1945 era Korean martial art Kwans that taught Tang Soo Do, Kong Soo Do and Kwon Bup and Chuan Fa styles and the internal conflicts between the Korean martial arts community and the new, independent, post Japanese occupation, Korean government that was secretly working against the martial arts community to bring a government created national style of martial arts called Taekwondo to the Olympics as the Japanese government was doing with Judo. Other chapters include each Korean Kwan's creation, history and evolution and an original set of Hyungs for each of the many Kwans. The author describes in detail the two versions of each of five Korean Kwans as they are converted from indepen...

Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Exercise & Fitness, History, Asia, Sports & Outdoors, Individual Sports
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Asia's Masonic Reformation: Freemasonry's Impact on the Westernization and Subsequent Modernization of Asia

by Kristine Ohkubo

Shrouded by mystery, misinformation and conspiracy, Freemasonry remains one of the least understood organizations of all time. Two common beliefs endure among all Masons. The first is that each man has a responsibility to improve himself while being devoted to his family, country, and fraternity. The second is that each man has a responsibility to help make the world a better place. These beliefs have been the basis which have enabled Masons to be catalysts for change throughout history. As Western culture and influence penetrated the far corners of the world, Freemasons were notably at the forefront, ushering in rapid change, modernization, and enlightenment. Was this merely coincidental or was it by design? You are invited to follow along and reach your own conclusion as we explore every...

Genre: History, Asia, Politics & Social Sciences, Philosophy
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

A Colonial Affair: Commerce, Conversion, and Scandal in French India

by Danna Agmon

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Genre: History, Asia, Europe, Nonfiction
Size: 236 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.20 / 5
4 reviews

Windrush (Jack Windrush Book 1)

by Malcolm Archibald

Riveting historical war fiction from Malcolm Archibald, author of Shadow Of The Wolf.Burmese War, 1852. Unable to join the famous Royal Malverns, Jack Windrush is commissioned into the despised 113th Foot.Determined to rise in the ranks by making a name for himself, he is sent with a small detachment of the 113th to join the British expedition. After they get involved in the attack of Rangoon, Jack realizes that war on the fringes of the Empire is not as honorable and glorious as he expected.After a chance meeting with a renegade British soldier, Jack witnesses the true terrors of war, and begins to question the whole framework in which he has grown up....

Genre: History, Asia, Military, Literature & Fiction, Literary Fiction, Genre Fiction, Action & Adventure, Historical Fiction, War, World Literature, British, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Thrillers, Nonfiction, Men's Adventure, War & Military, Asian, British & Irish, Historical, Psychological
Size: 274 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

The Sun Will Rise Again

by Kristine Ohkubo

World War II was without question the deadliest war in history. Of the estimated 70 million people killed, 50 to 55 million were civilians. The United States managed to stay out of the war that was ravaging the rest of the world until the day when the Empire of Japan bombed Pearl Harbor, “a date which will live in infamy.” What prompted the Japanese to wage war with the United States? Was the attack really a surprise or was it a carefully orchestrated event by Washington to anger the American public enough to want to go to war? Did the Japanese government truly believe that they would prevail against the military might of the United States? The losses the Japanese military experienced during the Pacific War were unforeseeable. The suffering endured by the Japanese people was unimagina...

Genre: History, Asia
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.70 / 5
5 reviews

30 Days Whole Foods Cookbook: 500 Whole Food Recipes with 4-Week Meal Plan

by Sandra Walton

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Genre: Cookbooks, Food & Wine, Special Occasions, History, Asia
Size: 5.45 mb
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

On Eastern Crossroads (Legends and Prophecies of Asia)

by Agni Yoga Society

In the traditions of all peoples there have been legends of pilgrims who set stones along their path in order to find their way back to the source. “On Eastern Crossroads,” may be regarded in this light, and we feel that each of these superb fragments so carefully gathered by her adds its sparks to the texture of truth, and reveals the steps of the most ancient traditions. In the variety of subjects, in the work, there is no feeling of a personal impress; it is like a wreath of flowers, gathered not with special concern for the specimens, but out of love for the beauty of the entire meadow. One may feel how during many travels each new contribution to the work was added without any negative thought, and thus was gradually filled the collector’s bag of benevolence.It is valuable to fe...

Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Religious Studies
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.00 / 5
4 reviews

How to Survive in Hastinapur: A Practical Person's Guide to the Mystical City

by Sharath Komarraju

Say you get magically transported to Hastinapur, back to the time when events from the Mahabharata are just unfolding.Do you have the skills to survive in the mystical city?In this quick guide, Sharath Komarraju tells you everything you need to know about society in Vedic India.- What caste should you choose for yourself?- Which gender would you rather be?- What is a good career choice?- How should you conduct yourself in the household?- Are you allowed to have an extramarital affair?These and many more questions will be answered in 'How to Survive in Hastinapur'. Do yourself a favour and read it....

Genre: History, Asia, Literature & Fiction, Mythology & Folk Tales, Nonfiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Fantasy, Mythology
Size: 65 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 20 January 2020 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

Story of the War and My Family -Atomic Bomb, Kamikaze Attack and War Crimes-: 教科書に書けない歴史、番外編 戦争伝聞記英語版 (Series: History not Written in Textbooks, Extra Edition)

by Koji Aiba 相葉 宏二

(Series: History not Written in Textbooks, Extra Edition)Story of the War and My Family-Atomic Bomb, Kamikaze Attack and War Crimes-This book is currently under campaign. Books in this series can be downloaded for free once during a three week period, starting Saturday at 17:00 until Sunday at 16:00, Japan Standard Time. 9/15 (irregular), 9/29, 10/20, 11/10, 12/1 will be the free download days. The author was born because of his parents having been alive and gotten married. Of course, this is the case for most Japanese people today; in the case of the author, however, whose Mother experienced the A-bomb in Nagasaki and Father participated in a Kamikaze Attack on a Navy bomber, a stroke of fortunate chance, as ultimately the chances of both his parents surviving such circumstances was ...

Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction
Size: 57 pages
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Rating: 4.60 / 5
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The Book of Five Rings (The Way of the Warrior Series)

by Miyamoto Musashi

Along with Sun Tzu's The Art of War, The Book of Five Rings is considered to be one of the most insightful texts on the subtle arts of confrontation and victory to emerge from Asia. Composed in 1643 by the famed duelist and undefeated samurai Miyamoto Musashi, The Book of Five Rings analyzes the process of struggle and mastery over conflict that underlies every level of human interaction. For Musashi, the way of the martial arts was a mastery of the mind rather than simply technical prowess—and it is this path to mastery that is the core teaching in The Book of Five Rings. This brilliant manifesto is written not only for martial artists but for anyone who wants to apply the timeless principles of this text to their life....

Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Exercise & Fitness, History, Asia, Military Science, Military, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Philosophy, Religion & Spirituality, Buddhism, Other Eastern Religions, Sports & Outdoors, Individual Sports, Teen & Young Adult
Size: 86 pages
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Rating: 3.30 / 5
3 reviews

NORTH KOREA: Learn Everything You Need To Know About North Korea During The USA & North Korean Missile Conflict – IN LESS THAN 30 MINUTES

by Jay Benright

In the time that most people take to eat their lunch – around 30 minutes - this book will give you all the information you need to know about North Korea. Filled with page after page of interesting, unusual and fascinating facts about the history & leadership of North Korea, the people and their living conditions, the Military that is the 4th largest in the world and finally an update and analysis of the current missile dispute between the USA and North Korea.Did you know for example that 18 million out of 25 million North Korean citizens live without any electricity? Or that only 1.3 million people have a landline phone and 3.3 million people have a cellular phone? How about there are 28 “Official” Hairstyles that men and women must adhered to? Or over the past 60 years 23,000 N...

Genre: History, Asia, Military, Nonfiction
Size: 24 pages
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The Uighurs: The History and Legacy of the Turkic Muslim Minority Group in Asia

by Charles River Editors

*Includes pictures*Includes a bibliography for further reading*Includes a table of contentsMost today are all too familiar with the unimaginable horrors, hardship, and heartache suffered by millions of North Koreans each passing day, as well as the unspeakable circumstances in Syria, Afghanistan, Yemen, and other war zones, as they very well should be. Average consumers of international news, however, are completely ignorant of the hideous plight and even the existence of the Uighurs themselves, a unique, multi-faceted people paddling strenuously in similarly dire straits. For the most part, the Uighurs are based in East Turkestan, more commonly referred to as the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region of the People's Republic of China. This prodigious plot of land boasts a total land area of o...

Genre: History, Ancient, Asia
Size: 62 pages
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THE BIRTH OF THE SAMURAI: The Development of a Warrior Elite in Early Japanese Society (Essays on the History of Fighting Book 1)

by Andrew Griffiths

This brief but comprehensive history looks at the emergence and development of a warrior elite in Japanese culture prior to the rule of the samurai. As the country moved from a hunter-gatherer society to a mainly agricultural one, fighting warrior bands formed to protect the new settlements and farmlands. As these grew over time, powerful clans would emerge and through political wrangling, open rebellion and outright war, the country would see numerous shifts of power. Local chieftains became subjects of an all-powerful Imperial Family, who in turn saw their influence gradually decline in favour of leading courtiers. Meanwhile, provincial warrior clans honed their skills on the battlefield and gradually increased their holdings until by the latter half of the twelfth century, the Minamoto ...

Genre: History, Asia, Historical Study, Education & Reference, Schools & Teaching
Size: 72 pages
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Rating: 4.30 / 5
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Understanding the Vietnam War

by Dr. Thomas Bruce

The Vietnam War, also called the Vietnam Conflict, is one of the great defining wars in American’s history, with an influence on the American psyche only surpassed by the Civil War. The armies of the United States have won and lost many battles during the wars it has become engaged it, but until Vietnam America had never actually lost a war. Lost is probably too strong a word to use. The American homeland was never attacked, and US forces were never decisively defeated in the field. America simply failed to win the war. The nation was unable to find the tactics to defeat the enemies will to continue fighting, while the war drained their own stamina to persevere with the conflict any longer. The ultimate withdrawal of US armed forces from Vietnam bruised America’s ego and shook th...

Genre: History, Americas, United States, Asia, Military, Nonfiction
Size: Unknown
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Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

M-16 versus AK-74: History and Confrontation: Unique modern and old world war technology

by William S. Carson

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Genre: History, Asia, Military, Nonfiction
Size: 9.10 mb
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Book Reviews: Membangkitkan Memori Kolektif Kesejarahan MALAYSIA-INDONESIA & Sejarah Lisan

by Uqbah Iqbal

This book is a collection of papers presented at the historical dialogue conducted by the Malaysian Historical Society (on behalf of Malaysia) and Indonesian Historians Society (on behalf of Indonesia) in Johor Bahru from 1-3 October 2010, hosted and organized by Yayasan Warisan Johor. The meeting in Johor Bahru is the third in a series of Malaysia-Indonesia Historical Collective Generating Dialogue. The first dialogue was held in Jakarta from 17 to 19 March 2009, inaugurated by the President of the Republic of Indonesia, Bapak Dr. H. Susilo Bambang Yudhuyuno at the Presidential Palace. The second dialogue takes place in Tanjung Pinang in Riau Islands from October 7 to 10, 2009, inaugurated by the Governor of Riau Province, Bapak Ismeth Abdullah. Dialogue in Johor Bahru is the third in the...

Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction
Size: Unknown
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McAlisters Way - Free Serialisation Vol 05 Chapters 8 and 9

by Richard Marman

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Genre: History, Asia, Military, Literature & Fiction, Genre Fiction, Action & Adventure, Nonfiction, Romance, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Fantasy, Teen & Young Adult, Sea Adventures, War & Military
Size: 56 pages
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History of Indian Freedom Struggle: 1547-1947 (Competitive exam Book 1)

by Pranav Nerurkar

History of Indian Freedom Struggle (1547-1947) - A collection of major events....

Genre: History, Asia, Education & Reference, Test Preparation
Size: 171 pages
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Rating: 1.00 / 5
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Megaliths of South India and South East Asia: A Comparative Study

by Ramanna H.S.

Front Cover Illustration: Menhir Statue, Indonesia

About the book:
The study of megaliths is one of the most fascinating subjects in Indian archaeology. Megaliths are also found in west Asia, west Europe, (erstwhile) U.S.S.R., Sri Lanka and south east Asia.

The author has endeavoured to establish a possible relationship between the south Indian megaliths and those of south east Asia by making a comparative study of their mode of construction and also of the materials found in the graves. Special emphasis is placed on the study of the pottery found in these graves. A note is added on the living megalithism of eastern India and the older megalithic culture of south-east Asia.

South Indian influence on south-east Asia in historical times is a wel...

Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences
Size: Unknown
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Rating: 1.00 / 5
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Moo Duk Kwan The History and Evolution: Hwang Kee's Contribution to Korea's Martial Arts Community: Latest Edition

by Len Losik Ph.D

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Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Exercise & Fitness, History, Asia, Nonfiction, Sports & Outdoors, Individual Sports
Size: 179 pages
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The Monastery Rules: Buddhist Monastic Organization in Pre-Modern Tibet (South Asia Across the Disciplines)

by Berthe Jansen

At publication date, a free ebook version of this title will be available through Luminos, University of California Press’s Open Access publishing program. Visit www.luminosoa.org to learn more. The Monastery Rules discusses the position of the monasteries in pre-1950s Tibetan Buddhist societies and how that position was informed by the far-reaching relationship of monastic Buddhism with Tibetan society, economy, law, and culture. Jansen focuses her study on monastic guidelines, or bca’ yig. The first study of its kind to examine the genre in detail, the book contains an exploration of its parallels in other Buddhist cultures, its connection to the Vinaya, and its value as socio-historical source-material. The guidelines are witness to certain socio-economic changes, while also c...

Genre: History, Asia, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality, Buddhism, Christianity
Size: 309 pages
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Rating: 4.40 / 5
4 reviews

Hit the Road Jack: A wickedly suspenseful serial killer thriller (Jack Ryder Book 1)

by Willow Rose

New series from the Amazon Bestselling author Willow Rose.  Ben is supposed to be in school. It's Monday morning but his parents are still asleep after a night of heavy drinking. Ben Waits patiently, even though he knows he is missing out on today's field trip to the zoo. But, when his black Labrador suddenly runs upstairs and comes down with a finger in his mouth, Ben knows he's not making it to school today at all. Detective Jack Ryder is chaperoning his kids' field trip when he gets the call from the head of the Cocoa Beach Police Department. A body has been found and they need his help. Soon, Jack finds himself up against a killer, a predator who ruthlessly chases women and kills them so they can never leave him. The case soon causes serious consequences for him and his family once ...

Genre: Arts & Photography, Individual Artists, Fashion, Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, Memoirs, Professionals & Academics, Children's eBooks, Arts, Music & Photography, Computers & Technology, Literature & Fiction, Comics & Graphic Novels, Mysteries & Detectives, Geography & Cultures, Biographies, Holidays & Celebrations, Manga, Databases, Microsoft, Software, Cookbooks, Food & Wine, Baking, Cooking by Ingredient, Culinary Arts & Techniques, Drinks & Beverages, Meals, Professional Cooking, Special Occasions, Humor & Entertainment, Movies
Size: 454 pages
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Rating: 2.90 / 5
3 reviews

Don Steinbrunner : Country Over Football

by Donald Givens

Major Donald T. Steinbrunner was a successful professional football player in the 1950’s. Drafted by the Cleveland Browns, he was an offensive tackle who got lots of playing time during his rookie (and only) season with the NFL. During that time, he’d have the opportunity to play in the NFL Championship game between the Cleveland Browns and the Detroit Lions. Before the next season however, Steinbrunner would be off the gridiron and serving his country as an officer in the United States Air Force. He would later be sent to Vietnam resulting in his death at the young age of 35....

Genre: History, Asia, Military, Nonfiction
Size: 17 pages
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Rating: 4.00 / 5
4 reviews

Dear Sakhi: The Lost Journals of the Ladies of Hastinapur

by Sharath Komarraju

For the first time ever, the ladies of Hastinapur give us our innermost thoughts. Listen in on the words of Ganga, Satyavati, Kunti, Gandhari, Amba and Draupadi as they open their hearts to their companions.

- What did Draupadi think during her last moments of life?
- How did Kunti feel on the day she abandoned Karna?
- Why did Amba burn with revenge so, and did it satiate her when she got it?
- What is it like to be mother to the greatest hero of the age?
- What is Satyavati's secret?

Find out answers to these and many more questions when you read 'Dear Sakhi'. If you're a mythology fan, this is a must-have....

Genre: History, Asia, Literature & Fiction, Mythology & Folk Tales, Nonfiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Fantasy, Mythology
Size: 58 pages
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Intimate Communities: Wartime Healthcare and the Birth of Modern China, 1937-1945

by Nicole Elizabeth Barnes

At publication date, a free ebook version of this title will be available through Luminos, University of California Press’s Open Access publishing program. Visit www.luminosoa.org to learn more. When China’s War of Resistance against Japan began in July 1937, it sparked an immediate health crisis throughout China. In the end, China not only survived the war but emerged from the trauma with a more cohesive population. Intimate Communities argues that women who worked as military and civilian nurses, doctors, and midwives during this turbulent period built the national community, one relationship at a time. In a country with a majority illiterate, agricultural population that could not relate to urban elites’ conceptualization of nationalism, these women used their work of healing t...

Genre: History, Asia, Professional & Technical, Medical eBooks, Nonfiction, Professional Science, Science & Math
Size: 303 pages
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Rating: 4.40 / 5
4 reviews

Not You It's Me (A Boston Love Story Book 1)

by Julie Johnson

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Gemma Summers is unlucky in love.
She’s known it since third grade, when her first crush blew a spitball into her hair, and a decade-long string of bad dates, boring sex, and abysmal morning-afters has done nothing to improve her prospects.
But when a random radio call-in contest lands her courtside tickets to the hottest playoff game of the season, Gemma’s luck may finally be on the upswing — even if it doesn’t exactly seem like it when the dreaded jumbotron kiss-cam lands on her and her date, who’s too busy ignoring her to notice…

Chase Croft doesn’t date.
Despite ample opportunity as Boston’s most eligible bachelor, the reformed bad-boy would rather put his energy into taking over the fam...

Genre: Arts & Photography, Individual Artists, Fashion, Biographies & Memoirs, Historical, Memoirs, Professionals & Academics, Specific Groups, Children's eBooks, Arts, Music & Photography, Computers & Technology, History, Literature & Fiction, Comics & Graphic Novels, Mysteries & Detectives, Geography & Cultures, Biographies, Holidays & Celebrations, Sports & Outdoors, Manga, Databases, Microsoft, Software, Cookbooks, Food & Wine, Baking, Cooking by Ingredient, Culinary Arts & Techniques, Drinks & Beverages, Meals, Professional Cooking, Quick
Size: 389 pages
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The Hegemony of Heritage: Ritual and the Record in Stone (South Asia Across the Disciplines)

by Deborah L. Stein

A free ebook version of this title is available through Luminos, University of California Press’s Open Access publishing program. Visit www.luminosoa.org to learn more.The Hegemony of Heritage makes an original and significant contribution to our understanding of how the relationship of architectural objects and societies to the built environment changes over time. Studying two surviving medieval monuments in southern Rajasthan—the Ambika Temple in Jagat and the Ékalingji Temple Complex in Kailaspuri—the author looks beyond their divergent sectarian affiliations and patronage structures to underscore many aspects of common practice. This book offers new and extremely valuable insights into these important monuments, illuminating the entangled politics of antiquity and revealing ...

Genre: Arts & Photography, Art, History, Asia, Nonfiction
Size: 312 pages
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Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

Contested Terrain

by D. A. Gray

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Genre: History, Asia, Military, Literature & Fiction, Poetry, United States, Nonfiction, American, Contemporary
Size: 100 pages
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Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

Child's Play: Multi-Sensory Histories of Children and Childhood in Japan

by Sabine Frühstück

A free ebook version of this title is available through Luminos, University of California Press’s Open Access publishing program. Visit www.luminosoa.org to learn more. Few things make Japanese adults feel quite as anxious today as the phenomenon called the “child crisis.” Various media teem with intense debates about bullying in schools, child poverty, child suicides, violent crimes committed by children, the rise of socially withdrawn youngsters, and forceful moves by the government to introduce a more conservative educational curriculum. These issues have propelled Japan into the center of a set of global conversations about the nature of children and how to raise them. Engaging both the history of children and childhood and the history of emotions, contributors to this volume ...

Genre: Children's eBooks, History, Asia, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Social Sciences
Size: 286 pages
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Rating: 4.20 / 5
4 reviews

Yuri: Greek. Biker. Billionaire.

by Marian Tee

His name was Yuri Athanas.
They called him the golden boy of the Afxisi, a college org during the day and an underground racing club at night.
Like his brothers, Yuri was rich, powerful, gorgeous, and devastatingly sexy.
Unlike his brothers, Yuri did not leave a trail of broken hearts behind him.
Yuri was the angel amidst all the other Greek devils, they said.
I liked hearing that about him. It gave me hope that when we do meet again, he would remember his promise, and he would keep it.
He would take one look at me and he wouldn’t mind that I wasn’t…okay.
He wouldn’t mind I wasn’t…normal.
If he was everything I prayed he would be, he’d take one look at me and love me, like he had promised....

Genre: Arts & Photography, Individual Artists, Fashion, Biographies & Memoirs, Memoirs, Professionals & Academics, Business & Investing, Industries & Professions, Personal Finance, Children's eBooks, Computers & Technology, History, Literature & Fiction, Comics & Graphic Novels, Mysteries & Detectives, Geography & Cultures, Biographies, Holidays & Celebrations, Manga, Databases, Microsoft, Software, Cookbooks, Food & Wine, Cooking by Ingredient, Culinary Arts & Techniques, Drinks & Beverages, Meals, Professional Cooking, Quick & Easy, Special
Size: 188 pages
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