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D. Leopoldina: a história não contada
Author: Paulo Rezzutti
Publisher: LEYA
ISBN: 8544105203
Pages: 431
Year: 2017-03-01
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Depois de desmitificar a figura de D. Pedro, a coleção "A História não Contada" apresenta a imperatriz D. Leopoldina. Conhecida no imaginário brasileiro como o vértice frágil do mais célebre triângulo amoroso da história do Brasil, Maria Leopoldina sofreu diante do escândalo que foi o relacionamento do marido com Domitila de Castro, a futura marquesa de Santos. Mas sua trajetória revela muito mais do que a mulher traída à luz do dia. Nascida na Áustria, culta e refinada, ela deixou a Europa em 1817 para uma aventura transatlântica e se tornou uma estrategista política fundamental no processo de Independência. A biografia de Leopoldina, no entanto, ainda parece distante da maioria do povo brasileiro. Sua figura complexa e carismática, sua vida intensa e breve, sua combinação de temores e coragem, força e fragilidade, são nuances reveladas e descritas pelo escritor e pesquisador Paulo Rezzutti nesta história não contada. O livro inclui ainda um caderno de imagens inéditas e parte de documentos originais para relatar as reflexões, crenças e angústias da primeira imperatriz do Brasil.
The specialist
Author: Archie J. Bahm
Publisher:
ISBN:
Pages: 119
Year: 1977
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Hegel in 90 minutes
Author: Paul Strathern
Publisher: Ivan R Dee
ISBN:
Pages: 87
Year: 1997-05-01
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Philosophical thought is deciphered and made comprehensible and interesting to almost everyone.
A Vision of Fire
Author: Gillian Anderson, Jeff Rovin
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476776547
Pages: 304
Year: 2014-10-07
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A Vision of Fire is the explosive first novel from iconic X-Files star Gillian Anderson and New York Times bestselling author Jeff Rovin: “Fans of Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child will find a lot to like” (Publishers Weekly). Renowned child psychologist Caitlin O’Hara is a single mom trying to juggle her job, her son, and a lackluster dating life. Her world is suddenly upturned when Maanik, the daughter of India’s ambassador to the United Nations starts speaking in tongues and having violent visions. Maanik’s parents are sure that her fits have something to do with the recent assassination attempt on her father—a shooting that has escalated nuclear tensions between India and Pakistan to dangerous levels—but when children start having similar outbursts around the world, Caitlin begins to think that there’s a stranger force at work. In Haiti, a student claws at her throat, drowning on dry land. In Iran, a boy suddenly and inexplicably bursts into flame. On the Pakistan border, a young man feels a burning in his chest and, against his will, opens fire on Indian troops. With Asia on the cusp of nuclear war, Caitlin must race across the globe and uncover the supernatural links between these seemingly unrelated cases in order to save her patient—and perhaps the world. The first in a series, A Vision of Fire is a pulse-pounding thriller that will leave you gasping for more.
Taking it All
Author: Maya Banks
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0425272982
Pages: 308
Year: 2014
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When their once-passionate marriage gives way to business demands, Tate arranges an overnight getaway with his bereft wife, only to have a badly timed business call threaten everything he cares about. Original. 350,000 first printing.
Journal of a Voyage to Brazil
Author: Lady Maria Callcott
Publisher:
ISBN:
Pages: 335
Year: 1824
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This Book Loves You
Author: PewDiePie
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101999063
Pages: 256
Year: 2015-10-20
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This Book Loves You by PewDiePie is a collection of beautifully illustrated inspirational sayings by which you should live your life. If you follow each and every one, your life will become easier, more fabulous, more rewarding. Imagine what a chilled-out and wonderful human being people would think you were if you lived by the simple principle "You can never fail if you never try." Your wasted life would be an inspiration to others. Think of all the pointless, unhappy striving you could simply give up. Throw away that guitar! Give up on your dreams! Embrace your astounding mediocrity. This Book Loves You has something for everyone--or at least everyone willing to give up and stop caring. If all else fails, remember: "Don’t be yourself. Be a pizza. Everyone loves pizza."
Princess Isabel of Brazil
Author: Roderick J. Barman
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0842028463
Pages: 291
Year: 2002-01-01
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As the elder daughter of an emperor whose wife had presented him with no sons, Isabel stood to inherit the monarchy of Brazil with the passing of Dom Pedro II. On three separate occasions, Isabel was named regent, or head of state, when her father was required to leave the country for extended periods. On each occasion, she served as the dutiful daughter, following her father's instructions to the letter and resisting any attempts at personal aggrandizement. During her third regency, as her father recuperated in Europe, rather than accumulate personal power and oppose the forces of republicanism and abolition, Isabel personally led the struggle to pass the Gold Law of 1888 abolishing slavery throughout Brazil, thus ridding the country of one of the institutions upon which traditional monarchical Brazil was based and speeding the downfall of the monarchy, the monarchy she would inherit, in 1889. Princess Isabel of Brazil examines Isabel's role as an extraordinary woman who had access to material wealth and education and power, in patriarchal nineteenth-century Brazil. Professor Barman looks at how her life was constrained by her subordinate roles as daughter, wife, mother, and even as empress-in-waiting, using the fascinating career of Isabel to examine the interplay of gender and power in the nineteenth century. This new book is an excellent resource for courses biography, women's studies, and Latin American history courses.
DECOLE
Author: Fernanda Leopoldina Viana, Iolanda Ribeiro, Sylvia Domingos Barrera
Publisher: Penso Editora
ISBN: 8584291091
Pages: 180
Year:
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Este livro apresenta uma abordagem inovadora para o trabalho com a linguagem oral e escrita na educação infantil. A partir de metodologia desenvolvida com sucesso em Portugal, as autoras entrelaçam teoria e prática, apresentando, com base na leitura dialógica de obras de literatura infantil, inúmeras atividades e roteiros que convidam os educadores a estimular o desenvolvimento do vocabulário, da compreensão oral, da consciência fonológica e outras competências facilitadoras da aprendizagem da leitura e da escrita.
Historical Dictionary of Slovenia
Author: Leopoldina Plut-Pregelj, Gregor Kranjc, Žarko Lazarević, Carole Rogel
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1538111063
Pages: 744
Year: 2018-02-22
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The expanded third edition of the Historical Dictionary of Slovenia covers personalities and events that have made a mark on Slovenia in the more than a decade since the last edition. This includes new entries related to Slovenia’s first 13 years as a member of NATO and the EU, changing diplomatic relations with its neighbors and other global states and institutions, a new crop of politicians who have upended the political status quo, entries related to Slovenia’s worst 21st century recession (2008-2013), nationwide protests against corruption, and many other developments. This third edition of Historical Dictionary of Slovenia contains a chronology, an introduction, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 500 cross-referenced entries on important personalities, politics, economy, foreign relations, religion, and culture. This book is an excellent resource for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about Slovenia.
A Poison Apple
Author: Michel Laub
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473524318
Pages: 176
Year: 2017-07-06
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*Selected as one of the Best Books 2017 in the Financial Times* 'One of Brazil’s finest authors offers a meditation on betrayal, guilt, survival and the many ways in which personal and collective histories collide' - Ángel Gurría-Quintana Is it better to burn out than to fade away? An entrancing novel of loss and regret, from the prizewinning Brazilian novelist Michel Laub. In this sinuous meditation on passion, youth and guilt, a man looks back over twenty years to his relationship with his first love, Valeria, and its tragic climax.. They both had tickets to Nirvana in 1993, the only gig the band ever played in Brazil. But he was on military service and failed to join her. She was there with his best friend instead. Consumed by insecurities and tricks of memory, he continues to feel, two decades later, that one fateful night has defined his entire adult life. Entwining this most personal story with seminal events of the 1990s, A Poison Apple circles around and back to some of the biggest questions: what is a life worth? What does it mean to really commit to living? And can we ever break free of the past? Successor to his prizewinning Diary of the Fall, this is a beautiful and haunting novel that shows Michel Laub at his mesmeric best.
Boat of Dreams
Author: Rogerio Coelho
Publisher:
ISBN: 0884485285
Pages: 80
Year: 2017-01-31
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How does a fastidious old man with bowler, umbrella, suspenders, and a Salvador Dali mustache come to live on a deserted island?
The Boys Are Back in Town
Author: Christopher Golden
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 0553898825
Pages: 368
Year: 2004-02-03
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From a master of horror, dark fantasy, and suspense comes a compelling and uniquely original work of paranormal suspense in which one man finds himself trapped in a web of ever-shifting reality which threatens to remake the whole of the world—unless he can find a way to stop it. For Will James, facing his tenth high school reunion is far from his finest hour—especially since his life has not gone exactly as he planned. Dumped at the altar by his high school sweetheart and with his dreams of being a prize-winning reporter dashed by his job at a Boston tabloid, he is not sure he is ready to face his former peers. But what he does find at the reunion is far more than he bargained for. He soon learns that one of his buddies had died several years back—even though Will had received an e-mail from him only a few days before. It is not long before other people Will was convinced were alive are turning out to be dead as well—or married to other people, or childless where they used to have children. And new memories are swarming in to replace what Will is convinced was his old life, until he no longer knows what is real and what is not. The only thing he does know for certain is that he has to figure out why he alone remembers snatches of another life before everything dissolves into this new, darker reality. From the Trade Paperback edition.
BOX HISTORIA DA FILOSOFIA OCIDENTAL - 3 VOLS.
Author: BERTRAND RUSSELL
Publisher:
ISBN: 8520923291
Pages: 996
Year:
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História da filosofia ocidental é uma obra monumental, que inclui muitos dos mais discutidos autores nas diferentes áreas do conhecimento: da lógica às ciências políticas, da economia à antropologia.
Industrial Park
Author: Patrcia Galv?o
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0803270410
Pages: 153
Year: 1993
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A member of Brazil's avant-garde in its heyday. Patrcia Galv?o (or to use her nickname, Pagu) was extraordinary. Not only was her work among the most exciting and innovative published in the 1930s, it was unique in portraying an avant-garde woman's view of women in Sao Paulo during that audacious period.øIndustrial Park, first published in 1933, is Galv?o's most notable literary achieve-ment. Like D”blin's portrayal of Berlin in Alexanderplatz or Biely's St Petersburg, it is a book about the voices, clashes, and traffic of a city in the middle of rapid change. It includes fragments of public documents as well as dialogue and narration, giving a panorama of the city in a sequence of colorful slices.øThe novel dramatizes the problems of exploitation, poverty, racial prejudice, prostitution, state repression, and neocolonialism, but it is by no means a doctrinaire tract. Galv?o's ironic wit pervades the novel, aspiring not only to describe the teeming city but also to put art and politics in each other's service.øLike many of her contemporaries Galv?o was a member of the Brazilian Communist Party. She attracted Party criticism for her unorthodox behavior and outspokenness. A visit to Moscow in 1934 disenchanted her with the communist state, but she continued to militate for change upon returning to Brazil. She was imprisoned and tortured under the Vargas dictatorship between 1935 and 1940. In the 1940s she returned to the public through her journalism and literary activities. She died in 1962.

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