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Ein König für Deutschland
 - Andreas Eschbach - Taschenbuch
Ein König für Deutschland
 - Andreas Eschbach - Taschenbuch

Andreas Eschbach (Author)

A King for Germany

What if democratic elections were manipulated? Or is that already happening? For years, computer experts and activists alike have been warning us about electronic voting machines. The problem that voting computers can be hacked is the starting point for Andreas Eschbach’s latest novel. What would happen if somebody manipulated an election in this way and the fraud couldn’t be detected? Vincent Raoul Merrit is a computer genius. He develops a program that can manipulate voting machines....

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Eine Räuberballade
 - Annegret Held - Hardcover
Eine Räuberballade
 - Annegret Held - Hardcover
Nr. 3

Annegret Held (Author)

A ROBBER BALLAD

The Westerwald Chronicles – a deeply moving and atmospheric journey across three centuriesIn her Westerwald Chronicles, Annegret Held transports the reader to the village of Scholmerbach in the heart of Germany’s Westerwald region. Book 1, APOLLONIA, spans the whole of the 20th century and tells the moving story of Marie and her grandmother Apollonia. Book 2, POVERTY IS A BURNING SHIRT, is set in the 19th century, when Finchen has to make a decision about how to support her family. In her third Westerwald...

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Als die Omma den Huren noch Taubensuppe kochte
 - Anna Basener - PB
Als die Omma den Huren noch Taubensuppe kochte
 - Anna Basener - PB

Anna Basener (Author)

ASH AND EGG LIQUER

Back in the day, when Gramma made pigeon soup for the whores

»Snotty and disrespectful, sexy and sentimental, exciting, and politically incorrect.Frank Goosen Bianca is in her mid-twenties and makes her living by sewing silk panties, which does kind of make her stand out from the crowd but is actually rather boring in comparison to her grandmother’s story. Gramma is a Ruhr Valley icon. She used to serve as a housekeeper in a brothel. But when she could no longer bear the sight of the violent pimp, she grabbed a bottle of wheat liquor and, without much ado,...

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Eine unberührte Welt
 - Andreas Eschbach - Taschenbuch
Eine unberührte Welt
 - Andreas Eschbach - Taschenbuch

Andreas Eschbach (Author)

An Untouched World

Stories

The collected stories of bestseller-author Andreas EschbachAndreas Eschbach is in fact one of Germany’s most successful authors and a worldwide bestseller. His books have been translated into 15 languages. Eschbach knows perfectly, how to mix excellently researched and often astonishing facts with thriller elements. Now, for the first time, all his storys have been collected in one volume.Learn, how – and especially why – you can attract UFOs. Whether it’s boring in the Garden of Eden or...

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Stadt aus Rauch
 - Svealena Kutschke - Hardcover
Stadt aus Rauch
 - Svealena Kutschke - Hardcover

Svealena Kutschke (Author)

City of Smoke

If you are delivered by the River Trave, one day the River Trave will reclaim you. History is a place surrounded by ditches and walls, guarded by pirates. The cobblestones of Lübeck, over which the hangman once drove his carriage to Castle’s Gate, the aged and infirm were carried out of the city, the poor lie buried and the Nazis marched, do not easily reveal their secrets. It takes fury, passion, and hope to build a novel, to build a city – a city of smoke.CITY OF SMOKE is set in the old quarters...

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Marianengraben
 - Jasmin Schreiber - Hardcover
Marianengraben
 - Jasmin Schreiber - Hardcover

Jasmin Schreiber (Author)

Mariana Trench

A novel about dying – but above all about survivingPaula never used to need much in life: just her flat, enough money for food, and her little brother Tim, whom she loved more than anything in the world. Tim was always making plans, always wanting to be off on an adventure. He wanted to fly and swim and run and dive. Tim the fish, Tim who loved the sea and who, two years ago, drowned in it. That was the moment Paula lost control of her previously well-organised life. She has always struggled with...

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NSA - Nationales Sicherheits-Amt
 - Andreas Eschbach - Hardcover
NSA - Nationales Sicherheits-Amt
 - Andreas Eschbach - Hardcover

Andreas Eschbach (Author)

NSA - NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY

The frightening scenario of big data surveillance in a totalitarian systemWhat if there had been computers during the Third Reich, the Internet, emails, cell phones, and social media – as well as their complete surveillance? Andreas Eschbach’s thriller, NSA, tells the story of people, who live in a world, which turns each and every one of them into a transparent citizen that can be manipulated. And it gives us a completely new perspective of burning issues like data mining and analysis, propaganda,...

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Es war einmal in Italien
 - Luca Di Fulvio - PB
Es war einmal in Italien
 - Luca Di Fulvio - PB

Luca Di Fulvio (Author)

Once upon a time in Italy

Rome in 1860 - with the exciting age of the Risorgimento as an atmospheric backdropLuca Di Fulvio's new novel is a powerful emotional epic about solidarity, self-discovery, homeland, family, love, and life dreams. The story begins in 1860, with the plot set mainly in Rome during the last phase of the Italian unification movement, the Risorgimento. Luca Di Fulvio creates a highly emotional, mentally cinematic epic with strong, distinctive characters. An orphan boy who wants to use his camera to change...

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Das große Elbisch-Buch
 - Helmut W. Pesch - Taschenbuch
Das große Elbisch-Buch
 - Helmut W. Pesch - Taschenbuch

Helmut W. Pesch (Author)

The Book of Elvish

Dictionary and Grammar

The languages invented by J. R. R. Tolkien’s for his imaginary world of Middle-Earth have become a genuine cult since "The Lord of the Rings” hit the movie theaters. Dr Pesch's book on Elvish has run into five printings and sold more than 60,000 copies in Germany. The completely revised and expanded edition incorporates Tolkien's own substantial "Notes on Words, Phrases and Passages in The Lord of the Rings", published in 2007, as well as other new source material. It contains an introduction to...

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Das Kind, das nachts die Sonne fand
 - Luca Di Fulvio - Taschenbuch
Das Kind, das nachts die Sonne fand
 - Luca Di Fulvio - Taschenbuch

Luca Di Fulvio (Author)

The Child Who Found the Sun at Night

THE CHILD WHO FOUND THE SUN AT NIGHT is the title of Luca Di Fulvio’s latest epic novel that is set in the beginning of the 15th century und covers a time period of about ten years.Once again, as in his previous novel, Di Fulvio weaves a powerful and multi-layered plot that makes the book an intimate and rich portrait of its time as well as a coming-of-age story. The incredibly colorful setting of THE CHILD WHO FOUND THE SUN AT NIGHT draws the reader instantly into the plot and the unique and distinctive...

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