Marlene dietrich das ist berlin

marlene dietrich das ist berlin Marlene Dietrich was a German-born actress and singer.Dietrich remained popular throughout her long career by continually re-inventing herself. In 1920s Berlin, she acted on the stage and in silent films. Her performance as Lola-Lola in The Blue Angel, directed by Josef von Sternberg, brought her international fame and a contract with Paramount Pictures in the US. Hollywood films such as Shanghai Express and Desire capitalised on her glamour and exotic looks, cementing her stardom and making her one of the highest paid actresses of the era. Dietrich became a US citizen in 1937; during World War II, she was a high-profile frontline entertainer.

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Who is big bad john

who is big bad john Kinda broad at the shoulder and narrow at the hip Trudy Adams never planned on going home again. Not to that sleepy little Texas town where everyone knew her business and thought she was trouble. She ran away to California years ago, and now, after what has felt like a lifetime of struggling, her lucky break might finally be around the corner. And then she got that email. John Brown has been waiting patiently for Trudy to return, but his patience has run out. Hes had years to think about all the things he wants to do to her, and hes willing to use her concern for her brother, her desire to help her best friend get her story, and every kinky fantasy Trudy has to show her who she belongs to. The explosive chemistry between them is unmistakable. But will history and geography be obstacles they cant overcome.

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Dark souls 3 design works english release

dark souls 3 design works english release Since its more illustrations than text, keeping it as a semi short review. I got this for the bf last year [and I got him #2 for v-day so expect that soon as well] and read this because I knew I was also going to be getting the second. I played through Demons Souls in its heyday, and as much as I love the look/lore/dismal-ness of the Soulsborne series, the control scheme is really difficult for me to ever really get used to, so Ive played about halfway through DS1 [that this book is for] but had to stop also because I no longer had a system to play it on. That being said, Ive watched countless lets plays and have spent hours and hours reading into the [fascinating] lore of the series, have read the related comics, etc.The design and general aesthetic of the Soulsborne games have always been a favorite of mine.

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Another day in paradise images

another day in paradise images Sudan, Rwanda, Somalia, Afghanistan, Bosnia, the Gaza Strip... Places that evoke scenes of unimaginable suffering and hardship, the human condition at its worst. But they are also places that highlight humanity at its best -- the capacity for generosity, self-sacrifice, and compassion. Among those who live at the intersection of these realities are thousands of international humanitarian workers -- dedicated men and women from many countries who leave behind their own comfort and security to face dangers, sorrows, and brutality that most of us cannot imagine. Carol Bergman sought them out and encouraged them to tell their stories -- not to add to the chronicles of horror, but as a witness and a challenge.

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House of mouse robin hood

house of mouse robin hood Hes faster than a speeding arrow... more powerful than the Sheriff of Nottingham... able to leap high taxes in a single bound. Hes Mickey Mouse. Hes back in color -- and traveling back in time: battling evil medievals in our second book of Floyd Gottfredsons Sunday classics.

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Great wall of china legends tao tei

great wall of china legends tao tei I return to Li Po often. He is as important to me as anyone in my literary pantheon. I havent done the comparative research to determine which translation is best, but Ive yet to be disappointed when Ive cracked a Li Po collection.really, the following is all you need to know:Alone and Drinking Under the MoonAmongst the flowers Iam alone with my pot of winedrinking by myself; then liftingmy cup I asked the moonto drink with me, its reflectionand mine in the wine cup, justthe three of us; then I sighfor the moon cannot drink,and my shadow goes emptily alongwith me never saying a word;with no other friends here, I canbut use these two for company;in the time of happiness, Itoo must be happy with allaround me; I sit and singand it is as if the moonaccompanies me; then if Idance, it is my shadow thatdances along with me; whilestill not drunk, I am gladto make the moon and my shadowinto friends, but then whenI have drunk too much, weall part; yet these arefriends I can always count onthese who have no emotionwhatsoever; I hope that one daywe three will meet again,deep in the Milky Way.-Li Po.

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A boy called christmas age group

a boy called christmas age group You are about to read the true story of Father Christmas.It is a story that proves that nothing is impossible.If you are one of those people who believe that some things are impossible, you should put this book down right away. It is most certainly not for you.Because this book is FULL of impossible things.Are you still reading?Good.Then let us begin . .A Boy Called Christmas is a tale of adventure, snow, kidnapping, elves, more snow, and an eleven-year-old boy called Nikolas, who isnt afraid to believe in magic..

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