Kidnapped: Webster's Catalan Thesaurus Edition

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Icon Group, Jan 1, 2008 - Fiction
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If you are either learning Catalan, or learning English as a second language (ESL) as a Catalan 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 Catalan-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 Catalan 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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A true classic

User Review  - Gerry P. - Overstock.com

Robert Louis Stevenson has survived for hundred of years as a true classical writer because he was a head of his time. His works are always a great read! Read full review

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User Review  - nolen111 - LibraryThing

This story is about the adventure of a seventeen-year-old boy David. One day, He was kidnapped by a man who was asked by another man who wanted David to leave from the house and money for him. From ... Read full review

Contents

The RoundHouse
50
The Seige of the RoundHorse
65
The Loss of the Ship
81
Copyright

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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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