The Circassian Slave or the Sultan´s favorite : a story of Constantinople and the Caucasus: Maturin Murray Ballou
Tasse ´´Every love story is so wonderful. But our is my favorite.´´ Diese Tasse mit dem romantischem Aufdruck ist eine tolle Geschenkidee fuer den Liebsten. Die Tasse besteht aus Keramik, hat ein Fassungsvermoegen von 375ml und ist spuelmaschinenfest. Wahlwe
(1980s/Stetson) 12 Tracks, rare Wiederveröffentlichung des 1958er Mercury Albums. Tolle Country Gospel Scheibe!
Introduced shortly after the United States declared its independence, poker´s growth and development has paralleled that of America itself. As a gambling game with mass appeal, poker has been played by presidents and peasants, at kitchen tables and final tables, for matchsticks and millions.First came the hands, then came the stories - some true, some pure bluffs, and many in between. In Poker & Pop Culture: Telling the Story of America´s Favorite Card Game, Martin Harris shares these stories while chronicling poker´s progress from 19th-century steamboats and saloons to 21st-century virtual tables online, including:Poker on the MississippiPoker in the moviesPoker in the Old WestPoker on the newsstandPoker in the Civil WarPoker in literaturePoker on the bookshelfPoker in musicPoker in the White HousePoker on televisionPoker during wartimePoker on the computerFrom Mark Twain to ´´Dogs Playing Poker´´ to W. C. Fields to John Wayne to A Streetcar Named Desire to the Cold War to Kenny Rogers to ESPN to Star Trek: The Next Generation and beyond, Poker & Pop Culture provides a comprehensive survey of cultural productions in which poker is of thematic importance, showing how the game´s portrayal in the mainstream has increased poker´s relevance to American history and shaped the way we think about the game and its significance. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Martin Harris. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/158425/bk_acx0_158425_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This is the first edition of the ever-popular story about a little boy, Stevie Tenderheart, who loves his bed so much and wishes he could take it everywhere he goes or wants to go.... this is a delightful and charming bedtime storybook adventure that quiets little imaginations and prepares them for a restful night´s sleep. Stevie puts children at ease at bedtime with a cozy cadence of lovely thoughts that are on par with Disney. He brings about peace and smiles on every page. You will be hard-pressed to finish this book before the yawning begins - it´s that good! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Mathias Lenssen. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/026174/bk_acx0_026174_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This bonus story is available by download only and is not included in the physical or downloadable version of Nelson Mandela´s Favorite African Folktales. In old tales found both in Africa and across the world, children are sometimes warned very specifically against disobedience. This story from Lesotho, retold here by folklorist Minnie Postma, is no exception. Nelson Mandela´s Favorite African Folktales is an audiobook benefiting children orphaned and impacted by HIV/AIDS in South Africa, featuring Gillian Anderson, Benjamin Bratt, LeVar Burton, Ricardo Chavira, Don Cheadle, Matt Damon, Whoopi Goldberg, Sean Hayes, Hugh Jackman, Samuel L. Jackson, LaTanya Richardson Jackson, Scarlett Johansson, Debra Messing, Helen Mirren, Parminder Nagra, Sophie Okonedo, CCH Pounder, Alan Rickman, Jurnee Smollett, Charlize Theron, Blair Underwood, Forest Whitaker, and Alfre Woodard, with a special message from Archbishop Desmond Tutu and original music by South African legends by Johnny Clegg and Vusi Mahlasela, directed by Alfre Woodard. The audiobook was a truly international affair, recorded in Los Angeles, New York, Miami, London, and Johannesburg. The stories were chosen by the Nobel Laureate himself, from every region of Africa. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Alfre Woodard. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hach/000314/bk_hach_000314_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.