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American Diary Oljan Repic
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Size: 6" x 9"
Binding: Perfect Bound
ISBN: 9781648581434
When I told my neighbor and friend Marjan that I was going to America the next day, he answered: “Sure, with a finger on the map!” "No, really, by boat..." I replied, "...that will sail in a bathtub!" he insisted. But in 1962 we really did travel from Trieste to New York, on the historic Italian Line 24,500-ton Vulcania. Since in socialism trips abroad were severely restricted, among other ways by making it impossible to buy foreign currency, we had to borrow significant dollars and marks from my uncle, who was in diplomatic service at the time. Another limitation was that the whole family was not allowed to leave the country. Thus my mother and brother stayed home while my father and I ...
An Odd Bird's Flight Sheila Signer
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Size: 5.5" x 8.5"
Binding: Perfect Bound
This memoir, written with and edited by Jacqueline Grace Hayward, is a bounty of stories told, in seven distinct sections, about the author’s life, from her birth in 1944 into a family with a raging father and troubled brothers, her lonely childhood, her search for freedom and friendship, the pain of dysfunctional love affairs, and the challenges and joys of her relationship with her husband. Along the way, she discovers her gift for writing and music. Two sections are devoted to the author’s travels: the diary entries that record her year living in Hawaii facing loneliness while attempting to succeed as a professional writer, and stories that share some of her favorite experiences from ...
Botched Girl Summer: The Unofficial Guide for International Plastic Surgery & Cosmetic Dentistry Xavier Odili
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Size: 5.5" x 8.5"
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ISBN: 9781639722068
Traveling for plastic surgery and cosmetic dentistry has increased in volume year after year for over a decade. We see the trend and we think it’s going in the wrong direction. Modern medicine has improved the safety of surgical procedures and improved the beauty of the finished product. Unfortunately, most countries don’t offer the same level of infrastructure and basic standards to offer equivalent quality surgical care. There are a few exceptions, but it is nearly impossible to know where it is safe and where it isn’t unless you are an expert in the field. This book was designed to educate potential patients and guide them through the process of selecting a surgeon that will increase ...
Doin the Most on the California Coast Beverly Ray
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Size: 5.5" x 8.5"
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Bria Rasmussen a young, professional, woman will take you on a journey of self-discovery, through the travel destinations she encounters with fellow travelers who also seek the thrill of conquering new territories. Her second travel escape, scheduled for the California Coast promises to become the most eye-opening journey yet. She is so ready to make changes in her life and overcome her fears of accomplishing something bigger than family pressures, personal disappointments, and career in- opportunities. Her plate is full, but she finds solace in traveling. All her troubles seem to disappear when she travels, it has truly become her “saving grace.” She is proud of all she has accomplished ...