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PONS Advanced German -> English Dictionary / PONS W÷rterbuch Deutsch -> Englisch Advanced (German Edition)
PONS Advanced German -> English Dictionary / PONS W÷rterbuch Deutsch -> Englisch Advanced (German Edition)
Price: CDN$ 9.99

2.0 out of 5 stars Nigh impossible to use, Sept. 27 2015
The information contained in this English and German dictionary is excellent and up-to-date. The method of accessing information -- not so great. This rendering smacks of a rush job to have the dictionary available in Kindle format. I have the impression that it was ported directly from the PC version (which I have and had working on my PC perfectly until the advent of Windows 7) to the Kindle without any regard to how a Kindle reader / interpreter functions. The result is that it is difficult in the extreme to access any information from it. Kindle should have had it beta-tested before release.

A primer of the Gothic language, containing the Gospel of St. Mark, selections from the other Gospels, and the second Epistle to Timothy, with grammar, notes, and glossary (1899)
A primer of the Gothic language, containing the Gospel of St. Mark, selections from the other Gospels, and the second Epistle to Timothy, with grammar, notes, and glossary (1899)
Price: CDN$ 1.28

1.0 out of 5 stars Good idea redered useless, Sept. 27 2015
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Save your money. The Kindle reader has the exact same problem as any of the Kobo readers, that is, they are engineered to read only mainstream books and novels in English and a select few modern European languages. In this case, it lacks the requirements to render Gothic characters turning all the Gothic texts into gibberish. It is not only Gothic that the Kindle can not render but also Old English, Middle English, Middle High German, Icelandic and any other languages that do not use the roman alphabet including Greek.. Bottom line: any texts requiring characters outside chrs 32 to 255 in ANSI or ASCII Code Page 437 you can forget about. You will be better off buying the hard copy versions or PDF versions if they are available.

Firefly Brand - 5 Feet of 3.6mm Round Braided Cotton Replacement Wick for Oil Lamps and Candles.
Firefly Brand - 5 Feet of 3.6mm Round Braided Cotton Replacement Wick for Oil Lamps and Candles.

5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars, Aug. 19 2015
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Very happy to find a wick for a lamp with an unusual diameter.

TaoTronics TT-BA01 Wireless Portable Bluetooth Stereo Music Transmitter (Not A Bluetooth Receiver) for 3.5mm Audio Devices (iPod, MP3/MP4, TV, Kindle Fire, Media Players...)
TaoTronics TT-BA01 Wireless Portable Bluetooth Stereo Music Transmitter (Not A Bluetooth Receiver) for 3.5mm Audio Devices (iPod, MP3/MP4, TV, Kindle Fire, Media Players...)

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Exactly what I needed, Jan. 3 2015
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The transmitter worked perfectly for what I needed which were two things: 1) I wanted to listen to music quietly and wirelessly while at work but there are too many machines and suchlike for RF earphones to work efficiently. My work PC does not have Bluetooth built in and the powers that be wouldn't allow me to install the software for a Bluetooth dongle. By having a device such as this that plugs directly into the headset output allowes me to overcome these restrictions. 2) I have an extensive audio cassette collection. By using this device, I was able to plug it into my Sony Walkman and it worked perfectly. The sound is even better now that I can listen with quality Bluetooth headset instead of the cheap pair that came with the Walkman.The only thing I could have asked for is a secondary on-off switch because the device tends to turn itself on at the merest touch of the button. But hay! Four outta five ain't bad.

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5.0 out of 5 stars Helped me get my headset back in operation, Aug. 28 2014
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A very rare item in Canada. Glad this company could supply them. Worked perfectly. Now I have my headset charged and ready to go once more.

Complete Space Rangers Collection [Import]
Complete Space Rangers Collection [Import]
Price: CDN$ 12.84
19 used & new from CDN$ 7.05

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Should hav done better, Aug. 28 2014
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I had only childhood memories of the show so this was almost a new experience for me. It had the potential for becoming a multi seasonal show acording to my father had there not been so many time shifts or cancellations for other special events and sports. It was great fun.

Li Tans Nouveaus
Li Tans Nouveaus
Price: CDN$ 19.23
21 used & new from CDN$ 11.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Easy Listening Mediaeval Style, May 20 2014
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This review is from: Li Tans Nouveaus (Audio CD)
A fine collection of Mediaeval songs and tunes from the height of the City of Constantinople that make for easy listening while relaxing or studying.

Winx Club: Magical Adventure
Winx Club: Magical Adventure
Price: CDN$ 8.88
23 used & new from CDN$ 4.31

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Save Your Money -- It's A Rip-Off, Jan. 2 2014
This review is from: Winx Club: Magical Adventure (DVD)
If you love the Winx Club then don't waste your money on this version of Winx Club the Magical Adventure released by Nickelodeon. The original Italian release is about 90 minutes long. Nickelodeon did some heavy-handed editing to fit it into a 60 minute time slot and didn't even remove the grey areas for commercial breaks. An Italian unedited release is available that includes an English sound track. It is expensive but worth it in the long run.

Animalympics
Animalympics
2 used & new from CDN$ 353.47

5.0 out of 5 stars Still entertains, June 2 2013
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This review is from: Animalympics (VHS Tape)
I first saw this as a teen and have been waiting to see it on DVD. This VHS version I was able to obtain through Amazon still brought back many memories and smiles over the running romance between Kit Kombo and Réné Fromage throughout this featurette. The only disappointment is that the soundtrack had deteriorated somewhat with time.

Winx: Fire & Flame [Import]
Winx: Fire & Flame [Import]
DVD ~ Liza Jacqueline

5.0 out of 5 stars It will never come to pass, July 4 2011
This review is from: Winx: Fire & Flame [Import] (DVD)
This was to be the final episodes of the 4Kids rendering of Season Three of the Winx Club. Unfortunatly for lovers and collectors of all things Winx, this box set is doomed to never see the light of day because Rainbow withdrew 4Kids distribution licence just before this was to go to market. If you should have a copy, then hold onto it because it is soon to become rare Winx Club gold.

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