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  • Thailand: Deadly Destination

    by John Stapleton

    The daily robbing, bashing, drugging, extortion and murder of foreign tourists on Thai soil, along with numerous scandals involving unsafe facilities and well established scams, has led to frequent predictions that Thailand's multi-billion dollar tourist industry will self-destruct. Instead tourist numbers more than doubled in the decade to 2014. The world might not have come to the hometowns of ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Christmas on Jane Street

    A True Story

    by Billy Romp and 1 more

    A lovely, lovingly illustrated little gem of a book, this delightful tenth anniversary edition of a beloved Christmas classic tells the poignant, inspiring story of an unforgettable family that brings the Christmas spirit to life on a street corner in Manhattan and the warm, wide circle of friends who have welcomed them to the neighborhood.Every holiday season for nearly twenty years, Billy Romp, ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • The Onion Presents: Love, Sex, and Other Natural Disasters

    Relationship Reporting from America's Finest News Source

    by The Staff of The Onion

    Here are more than one hundred news stories of high-school sweethearts, college hook-ups, dating disasters, weddings, divorces, and restraining orders. From “18-Year-Old Miraculously Finds Soulmate in Hometown” to “Couple Forgets 70th Wedding Anniversary,” these reports capture the heartbreak and hilarity of the human experience. ... Read more

    $15.94 AUD

  • Charles Dickens Christmas Stories

    by Charles Dickens

    13 Christmas stories by Charles Dickens:A Christmas CarolA Christmas TreeWhat Christmas is as we Grow OlderThe Poor Relation's StoryThe Child's StoryThe Schoolboy's StoryNobody's StoryThe ChimesMrs. Lirriper's LegacySomebody's LuggageGoing into SocietyMrs. Lirriper's LodgingsThe Christmas Goblins ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD

  • The Krampus and the Old, Dark Christmas

    Roots and Rebirth of the Folkloric Devil

    by Al Ridenour and 1 more

    The Krampus, a folkloric devil associated with St. Nicholas in Alpine Austria and Germany, has been embraced by the American counterculture and is lately skewing mainstream. The new Christmas he seems to embody is ironically closer to an ancient understanding of the holiday as a perilous, haunted season. In the Krampus' world, witches rule Christmas, and saints can sometimes kill. ... Read more

    $29.91 AUD

  • All About Christmas: History, Traditions, Carols, Stories, Recipies & More (Mobi Reference)

    by MobileReference

    The illustrated book gives historical and cultural background of Christmas. Navigate easily to any chapter from Table of Contents or search for the words or phrases.FEATURES:- Who is Mrs. Claus? - How to make an apple pie - What are the lyrics of "O Little Town of Bethlehem" - How to take care of Christmas Cactus - Read Charles Dickens's Christmas Stories - What is Advent and how it is celebrated? ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • Brave Enough Now

    An Inspirational Story of Self-Discovery, Survival and Hope

    by Tiffany Johnson

    On a rainy day in July 1999, twenty-one young people lost their lives in the infamous Saxetenbach Gouge Swiss Canyoning Disaster.I should have been one of them.The flash flood swept down the mountain with impossible force, sweeping the victims’ bodies miles downstream. It would take days to recover them all, many were only identifiable from dental records.But I survived.I had begun my travels in ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD

  • Why Do The Chinese Have A Different New Year? Holiday Book for Kindergarten | Children's Chinese New Year Books

    by Baby Professor

    The Chinese celebrate New Year twice. Once is on January 1 and the other changes ever year. The Chinese New Year is a very important spring festival. Its date is not always set because it depends on the turn of the lunar calendar. Learn more about the Chinese New Year. Read this book today! ... Read more

    $5.60 AUD

  • The Divine Hag

    by Madeline Sandrock

    Have you ever wondered why we celebrate Halloween? Have you ever wondered what it is really about? For centuries, countries all over the world have celebrated this and I wanted to know why? Come with me, back to the 15th century, and see what I have found. ... Read more

    $1.25 AUD

  • 你必須知道的中國節日故事

    by 高君子

    清明祭祖、端午吃粽、七夕乞巧、中秋拜月、重陽賞菊、臘八吃粥……節日中飽含中國氣息與中國味道,其間傳承著一種從祖先身上遺傳下來的資訊。節日以其巨大的文化親和力,召喚著中國人的心靈,最能牽動人心的,正是那些獨具東方神韻、極富民族特色、承載中國人太多美好記憶的節慶習俗、禮儀風情。 ... Read more

    $10.08 AUD

  • Macht

    by Niklas Luhmann

    Es gibt viele widerspruchsreiche Versuche, das Phänomen der Macht auf einen theoretisch und empirisch erfolgreichen Begriff zu bringen. Angesichts dieser Lage kann eine Theorie der Macht sich nicht mit einer beschreibenden Deutung, mit einer Wesensanalyse begnügen, die mehr oder weniger voraussetzt, was sie als Resultat herausholt. Auch Versuche, den Begriff an sich selbst zu analysieren und in ... Read more

    $24.54 AUD

  • Falso Natale

    Bufale, storie e leggende della festa più importante dell’anno

    by Errico Buonanno

    Ogni anno, il 25 dicembre, ci scambiamo doni sotto il tradizionale albero: imitiamo così i tre re magi che 2018 anni fa, guidati da una stella cometa fino a Betlemme, festeggiarono la nascita di Gesù nel gelo di una grotta appena riscaldata dal fiato di un bue e di un asino. E se vi dicessimo che ci sono almeno sette fake news nella frase precedente? Che nei Vangeli non si parla di dicembre, non c ... Read more

    $12.09 AUD

  • Encyclopedia Of Observances, Holidays & Celebrations (Mobi Reference)

    by MobileReference

    The illustrated book gives historical and cultural background of major holidays around the world. Introduces major world carnival, festivals and parades.FEATURES:- Where is the best time to spend February? - What nation celebrates Durga Puja in September? - What are major film festivals around the world? - Do you know what is celebrated on March 8, and where? - When is Vietnamese New Year, and how ... Read more

    $12.31 AUD

  • Zukunft und Werte der Demokratie

    Sozialwissenschaftliche Studien des Schweizerischen Instituts für Auslandforschung, Band 41

    by Martin Meyer and 1 more

    series SIAF / Schweizerisches Institut für Auslandsforschung #41
    'Zukunft der Demokratie' - so lautete die thematische Klammer über dem Herbstsemester 2014 des Schweizerischen Instituts für Auslandforschung, das dafür eine Reihe von hochkarätigen Referenten gefunden hatte. Dass Demokratie, Rechtsstaat und eine freiheitliche Gesellschaftsordnung ein für den ganzen Globus skalierbares Modell sein könnten resp. sollten, ist heute keineswegs gegeben. Im Gegenteil: ... Read more

    $36.51 AUD

  • Why Do We Celebrate Halloween? Holidays Kids Book | Children's Holiday Books

    by Baby Professor

    What were the origins of Halloween? Why do we celebrate it until today? This edutaining book for kids contains explanations on the celebration. It’s important that kids learn the why’s and the how’s of events to inculcate a deeper understanding and appreciation of the festivities. The book contains select texts and information to attract and retain the attention. Grab a copy now! ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • Pierre Bourdieu

    Eine Einführung

    by Werner Fuchs-Heinritz and 1 more

    Pierre Bourdieu war ein sehr vielseitiger Soziologe, dessen Werk nicht leicht überblickt werden kann. Diese Einführung stellt seine wichtigsten Forschungslinien vor: die frühen Studien über Algerien, die Beiträge zur Bildungssoziologie, die zentrale Studie "Die feinen Unterschiede", die Untersuchungen zum Eigenheim sowie "Das Elend der Welt". Es werden theoretische Konzepte wie Habitus, Lebensstil ... Read more

    $32.73 AUD

  • A Special Day for Mommies : The Origin of Mother's Day - Holiday Book for Kids | Children's Holiday Books

    by Baby Professor

    You call for mommy every day so Mother’s Day should be celebrated well. But who first thought of a special day for mommies? Learn about the origins of the holiday by going through the pages of this book for children. Use this as a special excuse for bonding over story hour. So what are you waiting for? Grab a copy today! ... Read more

    $5.60 AUD

  • Turkey Recipes

    50 Turkey Recipes for Thanksgiving

    by J.J. Kinsley

    Turkey recipes :50 delious Recipes for Thanksgiving ... Read more

    $4.59 AUD

  • Halloween

    From Pagan Ritual to Party Night

    by Nicholas Rogers

    Boasting a rich, complex history rooted in Celtic and Christian ritual, Halloween has evolved from ethnic celebration to a blend of street festival, fright night, and vast commercial enterprise. In this colorful history, Nicholas Rogers takes a lively, entertaining look at the cultural origins and development of one of the most popular holidays of the year. Drawing on a fascinating array of ... Read more

    $41.46 AUD

  • Where Does Christmas Come From? | Children's Holidays & Celebrations Books

    by Baby Professor

    Little kids want to know who Santa is so this book will serve as an excellent introduction. With the help of this book, you will be humanizing a special character that brings so much merriment during the Christmas season. Read this book to add to your child’s knowledge and to encourage reading skills, too. So go ahead and grab a copy now! ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • Happy Father's Day, Dad! Celebrations from around the World - The Holiday Book for Kindergarten | Children's Holiday Books

    by Baby Professor

    In this book, we’re going to look into the annual celebration of Father’s Day. Why do we have such celebration? Who started it and when? Aside from the historical background, we’re also going to look at how it is celebrated all over the world. Are there unique cultural and traditional influences in certain countries? Learn from this book today! ... Read more

    $5.60 AUD

  • Where Does Valentine's Day Come From? | Children's Holidays & Celebrations Books

    by Baby Professor

    Who says you have to stick with the usual fairy tales when telling bedtime stories? With picture books, bedtime stories can become much more educational. Use facts and bits of history to influence your child’s dreams. Start the habit of reading good books even before your child can actually read. Grab a copy now! ... Read more

    $5.60 AUD

  • Where Does Easter Come From? | Children's Holidays & Celebrations Books

    by Baby Professor

    This book provides a quick but in-depth discussion of the beginnings of Easter. With such knowledge, your child should be able to better appreciate the celebration and really take to hear its meaning. After all, that’s the reason why religion created it in the first place, right? Secure a copy today! ... Read more

    $5.60 AUD

  • Op vakantie!

    Een geschiedenis van onze vrije tijd

    by Wim Daniëls

    Wanneer gingen we voor het eerst ‘op vakantie’ en hoe gingen we dan op reis? Wim Daniëls schreef een aanstekelijk boek over de vakanties van vroeger.Tegenwoordig vliegen we voor een habbekrats naar een tropische bestemming. Maar nog niet zo heel lang geleden was dat voor velen onbetaalbaar. Hoe gingen we toen met vakantie? Op de fiets, te voet, met de trein of zelfs met de auto. Met een imperiaal ... Read more

    $16.36 AUD