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20 GEORGIAN FOLK TALES

20 GEORGIAN FOLK TALES

ISBN: 9789941494321

Category: Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 176

Format: 19.5x25

Published: 2022

Cover: Hard

Price: 59.95

Folk fairy tales in Georgia are as popular and interesting today as they were when they were first retold. Surprisingly, folk wisdom has survived for centuries.   Georgian literature has preserved folk tales, legends and fairy tales transmitted orally from generation to generation. Georgian folk tales were first... Read more >


The Bagrationis

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 978-9941-504-29-7

Category: Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 64

Format: 15x19.50

Published: 2023

Cover: Hard

Price: 24.95

A brief history of the Bagrationis, an ancient Georgian royal house, is presented in this small book. Described are their deeds, origin, appearance on the political arena, and facts about their distinguished reign. Also presented are the major contributions of members of this family to the development of art, science, and technology,... Read more >


THE BAGRATIONIS

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 978-9941-504-28-0

Category: Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 64

Format: 15x19.50

Published: 2023

Cover: Hard

Price: 24.95

A brief history of the Bagrationis, an ancient Georgian royal house, is presented in this small book. Described are their deeds, origin, appearance on the political arena, and facts about their distinguished reign. Also presented are the major contributions of members of this family to the development of art, science, and technology,... Read more >


TREATY OF GEORGIEVSK AND KING EREKLE

Davit Merkviladze

ISBN: 978-9941-504-01-3

Category: Science Books, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 132

Format: 14x19

Published: 2022

Cover: Soft

Price: 24.95

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Georgian Mythical Heroes and Their World

Georgian Miths

ISBN: 978-9941-504-09-9

Category: Georgian Miths, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 80

Format: 24x29.50

Published: 2022

Cover: Hard

Price: 49.95

Enter the magical world of Georgian mythology and meet Tkashmapa, the Queen of the Forest, Elya, the Ruler of the Clouds, and many others. You’ll learn when the Mesepes came out of the sea and why White Mangur enjoyed good fortune, how Iakhsari and Kopala defeated the Devis, what frightened the... Read more >


GEORGIAN MYTHOLOGICAL HEROES AND THEIR WORLD

Georgian Miths

ISBN: 978-9941-494-89-5

Category: Georgian Miths, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 72

Format: 24x29.50

Published: 2022

Cover: Hard

Price: 49.95

Enter the magical world of Georgian mythology and meet Tkashmapa, the Queen of the Forest, Elya, the Ruler of the Clouds, and many others. You’ll learn when the Mesepes came out of the sea and why White Mangur enjoyed good fortune, how Iakhsari and Kopala defeated the Devis, what frightened the... Read more >


King Tamar

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 978-9941-494-39-0

Category: Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 296

Format: 17x24

Published: 2022

Cover: Hard

Price: 34.95

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David the Builder

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 978-9941-494-38-3

Category: Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 278

Format: 17x24

Published: 2022

Cover: Hard

Price: 34.95

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Svaneti

Traditions and Lifestyle

ISBN: 978-9941-504-03-7

Category: Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 84

Format: 13x20

Published: 2022

Cover: Soft

Price: 14.95

Georgian ethnologist Besarion Nizharadze (1852-1919) wrote primarily on ethnography and folklore, specialising in what he gathered and studied from his native region – Svaneti(a). His topics included Svan proverbs, conundrums, songs, popular stories and historical ethnography. The nature of his output means that he may... Read more >


Khevsureti, Folk Traditions

Sergi Makalatia

ISBN: 978-9941-494-92-5

Category: Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 22

Format: 13x20

Published: 2022

Cover: Soft

Price: 12.00

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Tusheti, Folk Traditions

Sergi Makalatia

ISBN: 978-9941-504-04-4

Category: Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 48

Format: 13x20

Published: 2022

Cover: Soft

Price: 14.95

Sergi Makalatia (1893-1974) was a Georgian ethnographer who was researching Georgian history, archaeology, numismatics, art and ethnography. From 1921 to 1935 he worked as a senior scholar at Georgia’s State Museum and participated in the establishment of regional museums in such towns as Mestia (Svaneti(a) in 1936) and... Read more >


Basketball in Georgia – from old glory to new goals

Vazha Simonishvili

ISBN: 978-9941-494-96-3

Category: Critical Essays on Literature-Documentary Prose, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 64

Format: 13x20

Published: 2022

Cover: Soft

Price: 14.95

Georgia may appear very small on the world map but great people, who have conquered summits, live and have lived in this country.   Perseverance, hard work, talent and purposefulness – there qualities distinguished Georgians in ancient times, during the communist era and also after Georgia gained independence. The... Read more >


Basketball in Georgia – from old glory to new goals

Vazha Simonishvili

ISBN: 978-9941-494-97-0

Category: Critical Essays on Literature-Documentary Prose, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 64

Format: 13x20

Published: 2022

Cover: Soft

Price: 14.95

Georgia may appear very small on the world map but great people, who have conquered summits, live and have lived in this country.   Perseverance, hard work, talent and purposefulness – there qualities distinguished Georgians in ancient times, during the communist era and also after Georgia gained... Read more >


Idea of New Gorgia – Ilia Chavchavadze

Biographical Mosaic

ISBN: 978-9941-494-93-2

Category: Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 198

Format: 12x20

Published: 2022

Cover: Soft

Price: 22.90

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Kakheti

Iakob Gogebashvili

ISBN: 978-9941-494-66-6

Category: Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 32

Format: 12.5x19.5

Published: 2022

Cover: Soft

Price: 9.95

Iakob Gogebashvili (1840-1912) was a Georgian educator, children’s writer and journalist. His most influential work, namely "Mother Tongue", an introduction to Georgian for children, has gone through numerous editions to serve as a textbook in Georgian schools for over a century.   Another of his major... Read more >


Mingrelia. Aspects of Traditional Culture

Tedo Sakhokia

ISBN: 9789941494673

Category: Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 52

Format: 12.5x19.5

Published: 2022

Cover: Soft

Price: 11.95

Tedo Sakhokia (1868-1956) was a Georgian ethnographer, lexicographer, folklorist, writer, translator and educator. One of his most important works, namely "Ethnographic Writings", a study of Mingrelia’s ethnographic materials, includes the earliest scholarly works on several topics in Georgian ethnology, all of which... Read more >


Georgian Culture of Winemaking

Giorgi Barisashvili

ISBN: 978-9941-494-63-5

Category: Science Books, Getting to Know Georgia, Albums

Pages: 84

Format: 16.5x23.5

Published: 2022

Cover: Soft

Price: 24.95

Giorgi Barisashvili was born in 1974 in Mtskheta. He is an engineering technologist by training. Currently he works on various aspects of the history and ethnography of Georgian viticulture and winemaking. He has published over hundred studies in Georgian and other languages. He also teaches at several universities of Georgia.... Read more >


Old Tbilisi. 50 Stories

Alexandre Elisashvili

ISBN: No Information

Category: Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 164

Format: No Information

Published: 2022

Cover: Soft

Price: 21.95

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How Russia "Saved" Georgia (Treaty of Georgievsk)

Nikoloz Tevzadze

ISBN: 978-9941-494-50-5

Category: Science Books, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 96

Format: 14X20.5

Published: 2021

Cover: Soft

Price: 19.95

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Russian-Georgian War, 100 Years, 100 Stories

Dimitri Silakadze

ISBN: 9789941494680

Category: Science Books, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 240

Format: 14x20,5

Published: 2022

Cover: Hard

Price: 34.95

Russian troops invaded Georgia 100 years ago. The war lasted for five weeks and ended with the occupation of Georgia. The experienced defeat plunged Georgia into a 70-year Soviet experiment, the consequences of which Georgian society has not yet overcome.   Soviet propaganda did not refer to the war as... Read more >


Russian-Georgian War, 100 Years, 100 Stories

Dimitri Silakadze

ISBN: 978-9941-504-05-1

Category: Science Books, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 240

Format: 14x20,5

Published: 2022

Cover: Hard

Price: 34.95

Russian troops invaded Georgia 100 years ago. The war lasted for five weeks and ended with the occupation of Georgia. The experienced defeat plunged Georgia into a 70-year Soviet experiment, the consequences of which Georgian society has not yet overcome.   Soviet propaganda did not refer to the war as... Read more >


Georgian Culture of Wine-making

Giorgi Barisashvili

ISBN: 978-9941-494-41-3

Category: Science Books, Getting to Know Georgia, Albums

Pages: 96

Format: 16.5x22

Published: 2021

Cover: Soft

Price: 24.95

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Battle of Didgori

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 978-9941-494-27-7

Category: Science Books, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 116

Format: 13.5X20

Published: 2021

Cover: Soft

Price: 19.95

This work is dedicated to the 900th anniversary of the great victory of the Georgian people in the Battle of Didgori. Based on the comparison of Georgian and foreign narratives and other materials against the general background of the history of Georgia in the XI-XII centuries, the monograph presents important events of the reign of... Read more >


Didgori Struggle

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 978-9941-494-21-5

Category: Science Books, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 112

Format: 13x19

Published: 2021

Cover: Soft

Price: 19.95

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European Gravures of Old Tbilisi

Sulkhan Saladze

ISBN: 978-9941-487-96-5

Category: Getting to Know Georgia, Albums

Pages: 200

Format: 21.5x27.5

Published: 2020

Cover: Hard

Price: 49.95

European Gravures of old Tbiisi is the first album about the European gravures, depicting Tbilisi, which combines the sketches from 1973 until the end of the XIX century. Up to hundred gravures, included in the album, describe lives of inhabitants of old Tbilisi, as well as the views and landscapes. Significant number of those... Read more >


Street Art

Tbilisi

ISBN: 978-9941-494-08-6

Category: Getting to Know Georgia, Albums

Pages: 256

Format: 24x29.5

Published: 2021

Cover: Hard

Price: 99.95

As time goes by, street art is becoming more and more popular all over the world, including in Georgia. Works have multiplied in the streets of Tbilisi and some of them have become entirely characteristic of the city. However, this is the first attempt to release an album dedicated to this interesting art movement in... Read more >


Life in Soviet Georgia

70 Stories

ISBN: 978-9941-487-63-7

Category: Critical Essays on Literature-Documentary Prose, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 296

Format: 14.5X20.5

Published: 2021

Cover: Hard

Price: 29.95

Until only recently, Georgia was part of a country whose falsity began with its very name. The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, as it was called in full. Four assertions, and all four of them lies! Nevertheless, we lived, laughed, grieved, joked, studied, and experienced both fear and joy all the... Read more >


Life in Soviet Georgia

70 Stories

ISBN: 978-9941-487-64-4

Category: Critical Essays on Literature-Documentary Prose, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 296

Format: 14X20.5

Published: 2021

Cover: Hard

Price: 29.95

Until only recently, Georgia was part of a country whose falsity began with its very name. The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, as it was called in full. Four assertions, and all four of them lies! Nevertheless, we lived, laughed, grieved, joked, studied, and experienced both fear and joy all the... Read more >


The Democratic Republic of Georgia, struggle for independence 1918-1921

Alexander Daushvili, Andro Kacharava

ISBN: 978-9941-487-97-2

Category: Critical Essays on Literature-Documentary Prose, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 148

Format: 13x19.5

Published: 2020

Cover: Soft

Price: 19.95

Every single epoch of Georgia’s fascinating history is rich with dramatic events, compelling narratives, and sometimes even the most controversial political figures. This book covers the short, but significant period in Georgian history from 1918 to 1921 when the first Independent Georgian Democratic Republic was born until its... Read more >


Витязь в тигровой шкуре

Shota Rustaveli

ISBN: 978-9941-478-61-1

Category: Translations, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: No Information

Format: No Information

Published: No Information

Cover: Soft

Price: 35.00

Эпический памятник Шота Руставели “Витязь в тигровой шкуре” был создан в XII веке, так называемом Золотом веке. Это период, когда Грузия представляла собой заслуживающую внимания... Read more >


Тбилиси (Историа Старого Города)

Alexandre Elisashvili

ISBN: 9789941478635

Category: Translations, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 68

Format: 12.5X19

Published: 2018

Cover: Soft

Price: 14.95

This book is about Tbilisi, one of the most ancient cities of the world. It was often destroyed, but it always managed to rise again from the rubble and to stand on its own feet once more. Over the centuries Tbilisi faced many dangers, and it often looked that the state it was reduced to was so hopeless and beyond recovery, that... Read more >


Georgian Folk, Traditions and Legends

David Hunt

ISBN: 9789941478031

Category: Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 416

Format: 15X23.5

Published: 2018

Cover: Soft

Price: 35.00

The presented book is about the Georgian folk traditions and legends and brings to light treasures of rich oral traditions of the country, almost unknown in the west.     Georgia is part of an ancient civilization. According to Georgian historical chronicles, King Parnavaz I established the first eastern Georgian... Read more >


The Lord of the Panther-Skin

Shota Rustaveli

ISBN: 978-9941-487-76-7

Category: Translations, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: No Information

Format: 20.2X28.5

Published: 2020

Cover: Hard

Price: 79.90

Prose version of the poem was Translated by Robert Stevenson. Illustated by Mihály... Read more >


Marani, Kvevri, Wine

Giorgi Barisashvili

ISBN: 978-9941-478-91-8

Category: Science Books, Getting to Know Georgia, Albums

Pages: 322

Format: A4

Published: 2019

Cover: Hard

Price: 79.95

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Tbilisi – A History in Tales

Alexandre Elisashvili

ISBN: 9789941478628

Category: Translations, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 68

Format: 12.5X20

Published: 2018

Cover: Soft

Price: 14.95

This book is about Tbilisi, one of the most ancient cities of the world. It was often destroyed, but it always managed to rise again from the rubble and to stand on its own feet once more. Over the centuries Tbilisi faced many dangers, and it often looked that the state it was reduced to was so hopeless and beyond recovery, that it... Read more >


The Man in the Panther's Skin

Shota Rustaveli

ISBN: 9789941478604

Category: Translations, Getting to Know Georgia

Pages: 148

Format: No Information

Published: No Information

Cover: Soft

Price: 24.95

"Shota Rustaveli’s The Man in the Panther’s Skin was penned in the 12th century during Georgia’s Golden Age, an era that saw the nation achieve both the status of a geopolitical power and a thriving intellectual life characterized by a strongly humanist world view. It was in this environment that Georgia’s... Read more >