Kidnapped: Webster's Finnish Thesaurus Edition

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Icon Group, Jan 1, 2008 - Fiction
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If you are either learning Finnish, or learning English as a second language (ESL) as a Finnish speaker, this book is for you. There are many editions of Kidnapped. This one is worth the price if you would like to enrich your Finnish-English vocabulary, whether for self-improvement or for preparation in advanced of college examinations. Each page is annotated with a mini-thesaurus of uncommon words highlighted in the text. Not only will you experience a great classic, but learn the richness of the English language with Finnish synonyms at the bottom of each page. You will not see a full translation of the English text, but rather a running bilingual thesaurus to maximize the readers exposure to the subtleties of both languages.

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Review: Kidnapped (David Balfour #1)

User Review  - Lisa James - Goodreads

Well, even though this is supposed to be a kids' book, it was pretty engaging even for this Mom. I loved the fact that in my 1948 edition anyway, that even though the author sometimes writes in ... Read full review

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User Review  - Affan Khan - Goodreads

There is a very good reason why Robert Louis Stevenson's books are still made into movies. Take, for example, the Disney animated hit Treasure Planet, which was based on Stevenson's Treasure Island ... Read full review


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Robert Louis (Balfour) Stevenson was a prolific Scottish poet and novelist in the 19th century. He was admired by many other authors, and his work includes The Black Arrow, Kidnapped, and The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. He died in 1894.

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