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ROMANTIC VIOLENCE: Memoirs of an American Skinhead is a poignant memoir written by a former neo-Nazi leader turned peace advocate.
ROMANTIC VIOLENCE: Memoirs of an American Skinhead is a poignant memoir written by a former neo-Nazi leader turned peace advocate.
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    THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT + EBOOK:
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    LIMITED EDITION SOFTCOVER COPY + EBOOK + HANDMADE BOOKMARK: You will receive one autographed and personalized Kickstarter-only, softcover copy of the book. You'll also receive a downloadable eBook (Kindle, Nook, Google Play, iPad, or PDF format) version of the book and one 'Kickstarter only' handmade bookmark. Your name will be listed as a BRONZE Level supporter in the print and electronic versions of the book. (Please add additional $10 shipping outside of the US).

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    GET 1 - GIVE 1 (2 LIMITED EDITION SOFTCOVERS): You will receive one autographed and personalized Kickstarter-only, softcover copy of the book. One additional autographed softcover copy will be sent to whomever you designate once the project closes. Your name will be listed as a BRONZE Level supporter in the print and electronic versions of the book. (Please add additional $10 for shipping outside of the US).

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    LIMITED EDITION HARDCOVER + EBOOK + BOOKMARK: You will receive one autographed and personalized special limited edition hardcover copy of the book. Only 200 made just for Kickstarter. You'll also receive a downloadable eBook (Kindle, Nook, Google Play, iPad, or PDF format) version of the book and one 'Kickstarter only' handmade bookmark. Your name will be listed as a SILVER Level supporter in the print and electronic versions of the book. (Please add additional $15 shipping outside of the US).

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    ONE-ON-ONE PHONE OR VIDEO CONVERSATION + LIMITED EDITION SOFTCOVER BOOK + BOOKMARK: I will personally call you and discuss (or listen to) any topic of your choice with you. You will receive one autographed and personalized softcover version of the book. In addition, you'll also get a downloadable eBook (Kindle, Nook, Google Play, iPad, or PDF format) version of the book and one limited edition 'Kickstarter only' handmade bookmark. Your name will be listed as a GOLD Level supporter in the print and electronic versions of the book. (Please add additional $35 for shipping outside of the US).

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    LIMITED EDITION HARDCOVER + 10 SOFTCOVER BUNDLE: You will receive one autographed and personalized special limited edition hardcover copy of the book. Only 200 made just for Kickstarter. You'll also receive 10 softcover versions of the book (autographed upon request) to gift to colleagues, friends, or members of your book club. In addition, you'll also get a downloadable eBook (Kindle, Nook, Google Play, iPad, or PDF format) version of the book and one limited edition 'Kickstarter only' handmade bookmark. Your name will be listed as a GOLD Level supporter in the print and electronic versions of the book.

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    LIMITED EDITION HARDCOVER + 10 SOFTCOVER BUNDLE + LIVE VIDEO HANGOUT: You will receive one autographed and personalized special limited edition hardcover copy of the book. Only 200 made just for Kickstarter. You'll also receive 10 softcover versions of the book (autographed upon request) to gift to colleagues, friends, or book club members. In addition, you'll also get a downloadable eBook (Kindle, Nook, Google Play, iPad, or PDF format) version of the book and one limited edition 'Kickstarter only' handmade bookmark. Christian Picciolini will also join you for a one hour Google+ Hangout (or Skype) live video Q+A session for you and select groups of your guests. Your name will be listed as a PLATINUM Level supporter in the print and electronic versions of the book. (Please add additional $40 for shipping outside of the US).

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    LIMITED EDITION HARDCOVER + 10 SOFTCOVER BUNDLE + 2 LIVE VIDEO HANGOUTS: You will receive one autographed and personalized special limited edition hardcover copy of the book. Only 200 made just for Kickstarter. You'll also receive 10 softcover versions of the book (autographed upon request) to gift to colleagues, friends, or book club members. In addition, you'll also get a downloadable eBook (Kindle, Nook, Google Play, iPad, or PDF format) version of the book and one limited edition 'Kickstarter only' handmade bookmark. Christian Picciolini will also join you for two separate one hour Google+ Hangout (or Skype) live Q+A video sessions for you and a select group of your guests. Your name will be listed as a PLATINUM Level supporter in the print and electronic versions of the book.

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    LIMITED EDITION HARDCOVER + 10 SOFTCOVER BUNDLE + LIVE 2-HOUR IN-PERSON SESSION: You will receive one autographed and personalized special limited edition hardcover copy of the book. Only 200 made just for Kickstarter. You'll also receive 10 softcover versions of the book (autographed upon request) to gift to colleagues, friends, or book club members. In addition, you'll also get a downloadable eBook (Kindle, Nook, Google Play, iPad, or PDF format) version of the book and one limited edition 'Kickstarter only' handmade bookmark. Christian Picciolini will also join you for one 2-hour in-person session for you and a select group of your guests. I will travel to you and come speak with you and a group of guests of your choice. (Modest travel and lodging expenses are not included and may be extra). Your name will be listed as a PLATINUM Level supporter in the print and electronic versions of the book.

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    LIMITED EDITION HARDCOVER + 10 SOFTCOVER BUNDLE + LIVE IN-PERSON FULL DAY SESSION: You will receive one autographed and personalized special limited edition hardcover copy of the book. Only 200 made just for Kickstarter. You'll also receive 10 softcover versions of the book (autographed upon request) to gift to colleagues, friends, conference attendees, or book club members. In addition, you'll also get a downloadable eBook (Kindle, Nook, Google Play, iPad, or PDF format) version of the book and one limited edition 'Kickstarter only' handmade bookmark. Christian Picciolini will also join you for one 8-hour in-person working session for you and a select group of your guests. I will travel to you and come speak with you and a group of guests of your choice. (Travel and lodging expenses are not included and will be extra). Your name will be listed as a PLATINUM Level supporter in the print and electronic versions of the book.

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    BECOME A CHARACTER IN A KIDS BOOK + LIMITED EDITION HARDCOVER + GIVE EVERY CHICAGO RESIDENT ACCESS TO THE BOOK! Your first name will be used and your likeness will be illustrated for my first children's book. Send me a photo of yourself and you will be professionally illustrated and become a character in my next book, a children's storybook about compassion and empathy (estimated delivery on children's book TBD). Your name will be listed as the sole ANGEL Level supporter in the print and electronic versions of the book. You will also receive an autographed and personalized special limited edition hardcover of the book. Only 200 made just for Kickstarter. In addition, you'll get one autographed limited edition softcover copy of the book, a downloadable eBook (Kindle, Nook, Google Play, iPad, or PDF format) version of the book and one 'Kickstarter only' handmade bookmark. Christian Picciolini will also distribute one softcover copy of the book to every one of the 79 Chicago Public Library branches and 106 Chicago public high schools in your name (or anonymous, if you choose).

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