Street Children: The Tragedy and Challenge of the World's Millions of Modern-Day Oliver Twists

Street Children: The Tragedy and Challenge of the World's Millions of Modern-Day Oliver Twists

STREET CHILDREN: THE TRAGEDY AND CHALLENGE OF THE WORLD'S MILLIONS OF MODERN-DAY OLIVER TWISTS ldren fend for themselves on city streets around the world. - 10 million of them are totally on their own, uncared for and unprotected. - Thousands of children and adolescents in South America have been killed by death squads - A survey of UK runaways found that 1 in 4 had been sexually abused while..

Murder in the High Himalaya: Loyalty, Tragedy and Escape from Tibet

Murder in the High Himalaya: Loyalty, Tragedy and Escape from Tibet

MURDER IN THE HIGH HIMALAYA: LOYALTY, TRAGEDY AND ESCAPE FROM TIBET echoed through the thin air near Advance Base Camp on Cho Oyu Mountain. Frequented by thousands of climbers each year, Cho Oyu lies nineteen miles east of Mt. Everest on the border between Tibet and Nepal. To the elite mountaineering community, it offers a straightforward summit—a warm-up climb to..

Blight; the tragedy of Dublin An exposition in 3 acts

BLIGHT; THE TRAGEDY OF DUBLIN AN EXPOSITION IN 3 ACTS ok published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfec..

From Innocence to Entitlement: A Love and Logic Cure for the Tragedy of Entitlement

From Innocence to Entitlement: A Love and Logic Cure for the Tragedy of Entitlement

FROM INNOCENCE TO ENTITLEMENT: A LOVE AND LOGIC CURE FOR THE TRAGEDY OF ENTITLEMENT Never hear, It's not fair, or But I want it again! No more giving into your kids demands. Have the courage to say No. Stop stealing your child's potential for future happiness. Create the happy family of your dreams Entitlement- the ruination of a generation. Does your kid expect every new electr..

Weimar Germany: Promise and Tragedy

Weimar Germany: Promise and Tragedy

WEIMAR GERMANY: PROMISE AND TRAGEDY s us, and now this complex and remarkably creative period and place has the history it deserves. Eric Weitz's "Weimar Germany" reveals the Weimar era as a time of strikingly progressive achievements--and even greater promise. With a rich thematic narrative and detailed portraits of some of Weimar's ..

A People's Tragedy: The Russian Revolution: 1891-1924

A People's Tragedy: The Russian Revolution: 1891-1924

A PEOPLE'S TRAGEDY: THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION: 1891-1924 uman scale. Vast in scope, exhaustive in original research, written with passion, narrative skill, and human sympathy, A People's Tragedy is a profound account of the Russian Revolution for a new generation. Many consider the Russian Revolution to be the most significant event of the twentieth centu..

One Day in August: The Untold Story Behind Canada's Tragedy at Dieppe

ONE DAY IN AUGUST: THE UNTOLD STORY BEHIND CANADA'S TRAGEDY AT DIEPPE e Day in August reveals in full for the first time the “Ultra Secret” story behind one of WW2’s most controversial mysteries—and one of Canada’s most sorrowful moments. In a narrative as powerful and moving as it is authoritative, David O’Keefe rewrites history, connecting Canada’s..

The Tragedy of Othello, Moor of Venice

The Tragedy of Othello, Moor of Venice

THE TRAGEDY OF OTHELLO, MOOR OF VENICE he Tragedy of Othello, Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare We are pleased to offer thousands of books for the Kindle, including thousands of hard-to-find literature and classic fiction books. Click on our Editor Name (eBook-Ventures) next to the book title above to view all of the titles th..

The Fragility of Goodness: Luck and Ethics in Greek Tragedy and Philosophy

The Fragility of Goodness: Luck and Ethics in Greek Tragedy and Philosophy

THE FRAGILITY OF GOODNESS: LUCK AND ETHICS IN GREEK TRAGEDY AND PHILOSOPHY t views about "moral luck." It examines the fundamental ethical problem that many of the valued constituents of a well-lived life are vulnerable to factors outside a person's control, and asks how this affects our appraisal of persons and their lives. The Greeks made a profound contribution to these..

The Tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespear to Which Are Added All the Original Songs

The Tragedy of Macbeth  by William Shakespear  to Which Are Added All the Original Songs

THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEAR TO WHICH ARE ADDED ALL THE ORIGINAL SONGS of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by advances in the printing press. In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable wor..