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Author : Anneli Rufus
Publisher : TarcherPerigee
Release : 2015-05-19
Page : 288
Category : Psychology
ISBN 13 : 039917513X
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Using extensive research, interviews and her own experiences, the author, who has struggled with low self-esteem her entire life, explores how a lack of faith in ourselves can turn us into our own worst enemies and what can be done to stop this secret epidemic.--Publisher's description.

Author : Claudio Saunt
Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
Release : 2020-03-24
Page : 416
Category : History
ISBN 13 : 0393609855
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A masterful and unsettling history of “Indian Removal,” the forced migration of Native Americans across the Mississippi River in the 1830s and the state-sponsored theft of their lands. In May 1830, the United States formally launched a policy to expel Native Americans from the East to territories west of the Mississippi River. Justified as a humanitarian enterprise, the undertaking was to be systematic and rational, overseen by Washington’s small but growing bureaucracy. But as the policy unfolded over the next decade, thousands of Native Americans died under the federal government’s auspices, and thousands of others lost their possessions and homelands in an orgy of fraud, intimidation, and violence. Unworthy Republic reveals how expulsion became national policy and describes the chaotic and deadly results of the operation to deport 80,000 men, women, and children. Drawing on firsthand accounts and the voluminous records produced by the federal government, Saunt’s deeply researched book argues that Indian Removal, as advocates of the policy called it, was not an inevitable chapter in U.S. expansion across the continent. Rather, it was a fiercely contested political act designed to secure new lands for the expansion of slavery and to consolidate the power of the southern states. Indigenous peoples fought relentlessly against the policy, while many U.S. citizens insisted that it was a betrayal of the nation’s values. When Congress passed the act by a razor-thin margin, it authorized one of the first state-sponsored mass deportations in the modern era, marking a turning point for native peoples and for the United States. In telling this gripping story, Saunt shows how the politics and economics of white supremacy lay at the heart of the expulsion of Native Americans; how corruption, greed, and administrative indifference and incompetence contributed to the debacle of its implementation; and how the consequences still resonate today.

Author : Antonio Monda
Publisher : Anchor
Release : 2019-08-13
Page : 192
Category : Fiction
ISBN 13 : 0525435271
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Abram Singer is a Catholic priest with an unusual name and a dark secret. Against the backdrop of gritty 1970s New York, in a simple, straightforward style, he tells us his story. The son of an absent Jewish father and a devout Italian mother, Abram was drawn to the meaningful structure of the seminary, eventually becoming a parish priest in Manhattan. His sincerest wish is to do God's work, but he is not without human failings: he is irresistibly attracted to women and has a secret lover named Lisa. But when an anonymous letter arrives threatening to expose his liaison, he is forced to decide whether the risks of his sin have become too great. Riveting and powerfully intimate, Unworthy unflinchingly explores the nature of faith, loyalty, and identity--and gives us a timeless portrait of a man trying to make his way in America's greatest city.

Author : Jason Aaron
Publisher : Marvel Entertainment
Release : 2017-05-24
Page : 112
Category : Comics & Graphic Novels
ISBN 13 : 1302497898
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Collecting The Unworthy Thor #1-5. Unfit to lift his hammer, with another now wielding the power of Thor, the Odinson's desperate quest to regain his worthiness takes him out into the cosmos - where he's learned of the existence of a mysterious other Mjolnir! This weapon of ultimate power, a relic from a dead universe, is the key to the Odinson's redemption - but some of the greatest villains of the Marvel Universe are anxious to get their hands on it as well. And when the Realm of Old Asgard vanishes, the Odinson's hopes might go with it - unless good tidings from Beta Ray Bill offer fresh hope! Can the Odinson reclaim his honor, or will the power of thunder be wielded for evil? Let the battle for the hammer commence!

Author : Kirsten Beyer
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Release : 2012-12-11
Page : 320
Category : Fiction
ISBN 13 : 1471109305
Description :

In the climactic conclusion to the Star Trek: Destinytrilogy the greatest menace to the galaxy, the Borg, were absorbed into the Caeliar gestalt -- with one exception, Seven of Nine, who finds herself trapped in a half existence, neither drone nor human. Seven agrees to join Chakotay, the former captain of the USS Voyager, to rendezvous with the ships that Starfleet Command has sent into the Delta Quadrant and see if they can solve the mystery of the Caeliar's disappearance. In a region of space which has lived in fear of instant annihilation, Voyager is charged with reaching out to possible allies and resolving old enmities. But these are not the friendly stars of the Federation, and out here the unknown and the unexpected cannot be dealt with by standard Starfleet protocols.

Author : Kimberly Wohlert
Publisher :
Release : 2009-04-04
Page : 222
Category : Abusive parents
ISBN 13 : 9781442130852
Description :

The real life story that shocked a nation - as it has never been told before. You will never forget this story of heartbreak and murder as one woman journeys from a childhood of macabre tragedy at the hands of her own mother to a life of freedom.

Author : S. Kuhl
Publisher : Christian Faith Publishing, Inc.
Release : 2020-09-21
Page : 80
Category : Bibles
ISBN 13 : 1645154572
Description :

Finally, this is not just another book denouncing the pretribulation rapture, but a Bible-based analysis and polemic against the very idea of man trying to avoid pain and tribulation. While it is true that the Bible teaches that we (Christians) are not to suffer wrath. The Bible also teaches that as Christians, we should expect trials and tribulation, Daniel's prophecy of seventy weeks, the final week man's rule is divided in half, creating two periods of three-and-a-half years. The final three-and-a-half years of man's rule on earth will be the time known as Jacob's trouble. Evil will no longer be restrained; that is the Holy Spirit will cease to hold back evil, allowing ungodly men to rejoice in the darkness they have wanted, since the beginning. Christians will have disappeared from the earth by this time, and men can and will run wild. Earthly government will be a single one-world government ruled by an insane fascist leader, who will not care what women want but only care that the world worships him as God. The people will celebrate when last two righteous men in Jerusalem are killed by Satan and send gifts to each other. Christians should rejoice that they will not be here, but they will see the rise of the Antichrist and recognize him when he appears with his false prophet. The stage for this play is being set as we watch today's headlines. Unworthy will show you that we are today living in what Jesus called the "beginning of sorrows.(Matt. 24:8)"

Author : MaryJanice Davidson
Publisher : Penguin
Release : 2008-06-24
Page : 304
Category : Fiction
ISBN 13 : 1440639027
Description :

Since tying the knot with Sinclair, like hasn?t been all marital bliss for Betsy. Sinclair has been perusing The Book fo the Dead, Betsy?s being hounded by a ghost who?s even more insufferable in death than in life, and a pack of ancient vampires has decided to pay an unwelcome visit.

Author : Jim Schrang
Publisher : Infinity Publishing
Release : 2006-03
Page : 476
Category : Fiction
ISBN 13 : 0741430320
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Based on actual events and real people, ALICIA (Unworthy Life) is the self-empowering story of a teenage girl from Spanish Harlem who qualifies in today's throw- away society as an 'unworthy life.'

Author : MJ Drakkon
Publisher : MJ Drakkon
Release : 2020-06-07
Page :
Category : Art
ISBN 13 : 1794322124
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Welcome to Whillowind, the elven homeland. Tall mountains rise up to touch the clear blue sky and the sparkling rivers glide effortlessly through the winding valleys. Here, the elves have built beautiful cities with tall spires and heavenly gardens; while the orcs roam the plains in their nomadic clans.Bo-Thar had believed his destiny was to die at the hands of the Elven warrior whom had defeated in him in battle. But instead, the man had shamed him by showing mercy. Banished from his clan for the dishonour, the orc wandered alone for some time before finding the monastery and beginning to long journey to un-learn his violent ways.But even the elves, wise and long-lived and wise as they are, did not foresee the arrival of Spit, a goblin that has somehow learned to speak.

Author : Blue Collar Economist
Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
Release : 2012-02-21
Page : 51
Category : Business & Economics
ISBN 13 : 1469146967
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The Unworthy explains, in powerful but simple terms, the politics and policies that hijacked the American Dream and pushed so many hard working honest Americans into poverty and despair. It describes the rich and powerful American ruling class, whose money and influence corrupted our political and judicial systems, and took control of our media, setting up one of the greatest scams ever pulled on the American people. It also outlines the steps we must take as a nation to repair the damage done by 30 years of neocon administrations and to prevent the same thing from happening again.

Author : William SMYTHIES
Publisher :
Release : 1683
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Author : Linda Widhalm
Publisher : Lulu.com
Release : 2016-12-18
Page : 198
Category : Religion
ISBN 13 : 0984439579
Description :

A companion volume to Never Alone Again by John Featherston. Heart- and mind-changing testimonies from Serenity Church of Dallas, compiled by Linda Widhalm.

Author : Christopher Taylor
Publisher : Lulu.com
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ISBN 13 : 0983817634
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Author : Jon Wilson
Publisher : Bold Strokes Books Inc
Release : 2015-11-16
Page : 240
Category : Fiction
ISBN 13 : 1626395152
Description :

Gay PI Declan Colette finds himself in the middle of a gang war between resurgent Japanese mobsters and the black gangsters who expanded operations during World War II. Complicating matters is crime boss Max Harrold. Whether he?s stoking the fires of racial hostility or not, Harrold is definitely making things difficult for Colette, shanghaiing the detective and planting the body of a murdered Japanese gangster in Colette?s office. Now Colette?s only hope is to find the kidnapped daughter of a powerful Japanese businessman and return her home safely. And he has to do it with criminals standing in his way and police hot on his tail.

Author : Joseph Toomey
Publisher : Archway Publishing
Release : 2014-11-07
Page : 568
Category : Business & Economics
ISBN 13 : 1480808911
Description :

Written from an economic perspective, this current affairs book presents an appraisal of why President Obama's green energy program is unaffordable and destined to fail.

Author : John Christopher Hamm
Publisher : Columbia University Press
Release : 2019-08-27
Page : 299
Category : Literary Criticism
ISBN 13 : 0231549008
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Xiang Kairan, who wrote under the pen name “the Unworthy Scholar from Pingjiang,” is remembered as the father of modern Chinese martial arts fiction, one of the most distinctive forms of twentieth-century Chinese culture and the inspiration for China’s globally popular martial arts cinema. In this book, John Christopher Hamm shows how Xiang Kairan’s work and career offer a new lens on the transformations of fiction and popular culture in early-twentieth-century China. The Unworthy Scholar from Pingjiang situates Xiang Kairan’s career in the larger contexts of Republican-era China’s publishing industry, literary debates, and political and social history. At a time when writers associated with the New Culture movement promoted an aggressively modernizing vision of literature, Xiang Kairan consciously cultivated his debt to homegrown narrative traditions. Through careful readings of Xiang Kairan’s work, Hamm demonstrates that his writings, far from being the formally fossilized and ideologically regressive relics their critics denounced, represent a creative engagement with contemporary social and political currents and the demands and possibilities of an emerging cultural marketplace. Hamm takes martial arts fiction beyond the confines of genre studies to situate it within a broader reexamination of Chinese literary modernity. The first monograph on Xiang Kairan’s fiction in any language, The Unworthy Scholar from Pingjiang rewrites the history of early-twentieth-century Chinese literature from the standpoints of genre fiction and commercial publishing.

Author : Ken Scott
Publisher : Lulu.com
Release : 2020-01-25
Page : 96
Category :
ISBN 13 : 0244556342
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Ken Scott from the Orkney Islands in Scotland to Costa Rica, Delaware, U.S and Peru and finally Belfast, Northern Ireland, Ken tells the story of his journey as a student, missionary, Bible teacher, husband, father and grandfather.

Author : John Coad
Publisher :
Release : 1849
Page : 155
Category : Great Britain
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Author : Communicant
Publisher :
Release : 1726
Page : 119
Category :
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