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Half a Piece of Cloth: The Courage of Africa's Countless Widows
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Riveting first-hand accounts from widows in seven African countries, many young with young children, exposing their desperate circumstances and courage. 'In tune with the African way of telling stories. Once I started reading, it was hard to put down.' From the Introduction by Emily Onyango of Kenya.
Mujeres por la independencia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,180. Language: Spanish. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Esta obra fue escrita para que, a través de la fidelidad y de la amenidad con que su autor nos cuenta los sucesos de la Guerra de Independencia de México, sus heroínas sean como personajes cercanos. En estas páginas el lector encontrará la historia de todas aquellas mujeres, conocidas o anónimas, cuyo valor y fortaleza trascendio el que su nombre se haya esfumado en los campos de batalla.
Las desafiantes. Cuatro mujeres que avanzaron sobre la injusticia, la mediocridad y el prejuicio
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 37,240. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Este libro relata la vida de cuatro mujeres que avanzaron sobre la injusticia, la mediocridad y el prejuicio: Katherine Mansfield, Dolores Ibarruri, Anna Ajmatova y Margaret Mead.
One Woman’s Voice: And How Using Yours Can Start a Revolution
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,250. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
“We can have no ‘New Deal’ until large groups of people– particularly women– begin to have a revolution in thought.” (Eleanor Roosevelt) Written to help facilitate today's women in shaping the next generation into the leaders of tomorrow-simply by speaking up: intelligently & often! With a companion website for women to voice their opinions, this collective Women's Voice can come about, now.
The Human Women Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 25,960. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sexual behavior
Based on my experiences & the experiences of others , i have came up with The Human Women Guide which will guide people with dating and relationships .And give them a deeper understanding of the male and female mind
Mysteries in The Quilter's Quarters: Book 1, The Quilter's Quarters
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,150. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Quilter's Quarters is part memoir, part story, part how-to and part journal. The book contains brief stories of several quilts. It also introduces Helen and Henry, and elderly, happily married couple who own a small toy and quilt shop. This first issue includes the first mystery they will encounter through the series. The print version includes a full color photo album of thirty quilts.
The Islamic Law of Inheritance as a Formative Agent in Muslim Society. Also the Rejection of Aristotlean Logic
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,650. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Islamic law
Makes clear connections between the law of inheritance and the lag in prosperity and other acomplishments by Muslim peoples. The origins of low status of women are traced. Why Western inheritance is pro-prosperity. Second part of book tells astounding early progress of Muslim scientists, then rejection of logic of Greeks causing precipitous decline in scientific advances and in amending laws.
The Sweeter Science: A Look at Women's Boxing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Award-winning boxing writer Thomas Gerbasi takes a look at the often unappreciated sport of women's boxing with this collection of stories featuring profiles of Christy Martin, Laila Ali, Lucia Rijker, Mia St. John, and Holly Holm, along with in-depth features on some of the most compelling athletes you may have never heard of.
The Bloomers: Wise Women Creating a New World
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,300. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The Bloomers book empowers women over 50 to claim their creative authority using an energetic spiritual matrix to gain self-awareness. The Bloomer woman is smart, sassy, and very savvy… the new power broker . . . but invisible until now. The mission of The Bloomers is to offer a wakeup call for women to create a world based on feminine principles using the “fire in her belly” to create change.
Grandeza de ser mujer
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,350. Language: Spanish. Published: December 20, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
En este libro, el autor ha recopilado las más importantes opiniones y aforismos de célebres figuras de la cultura mundial, así como pequeñas biografías de mujeres que han sobresalido históricamente. El autor también nos comparte sus propios pensamientos y definiciones de lo que significa ser mujer.
Fasten Your Seat Belts! History and Heroism in the Pan Am Cabin
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,370. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Fasten Your Seat Belts! is the first history of an airline told in the voices of its flight attendants. Through hundreds of interviews, Valerie Lester has collected the heroic, tragic, and sometimes comic adventures of Pan Am's pioneer cabin crews from 1928-1991. At last here is a book that reveals the immense contribution made by flight attendants to the history of aviation.
The Princess Protocol
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,540. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
What do feminists and princesses have in common? Both tend to be misrepresented and misunderstood in public media. Being a feminist is no more about women hating men or wanting to replace them than being a princess is about Prince Charming or castle towers. The Princess Protocol, explores "princess" as a vital benchmark in a woman’s overall development and personal empowerment.
Hope, Faith & Empathy
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 54,630. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Hope, Faith & Empathy is the story of Tilly, a young Indigenous woman growing up in Canada, and the individuals who helped shape her life, her survival and her irrepressible spirit. Together, they tell a unique perspective of history rooted in strength, resiliency and hope. Woven throughout the book are stories, humour, wisdom and thought provoking teachings.Hope, Faith and Empathy is relevant, in
Les femmes chez Herodote
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,770. Language: French. Published: June 27, 2012 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Globe-trotter avant la lettre, Hérodote nous a laissé bien plus un immense reportage qu'une œuvre historique proprement dite, quoique le but qu'il se fût fixé au départ eût été de relater les guerres médiques. Et, paradoxalement, c'est justement ce qui fait l'intérêt historique de son œuvre. Découvrons, à travers ses récits, le sort des femmes de l'antiquité.
Let Spring Soon Come
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Price: Free! Words: 27,620. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Written as a story about three young women who come together through their acquaintance with the “nameless” man who they agree to call Fitzwater, this e-book is about the impact that reflection, introspection, meditation, and listening to our heart can have upon our ability to gain clarity and to use as tools to correct our faulty thinking.
101 Movies About Women Directed By Women
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,510. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Women want to watch movies that appeal to their sensibilities. This book helps find movies that will deliver. There aren't enough movies about women/women's issues coming out of Hollywood and even fewer feature films directed by women. But there are quite a few available if you look beyond the current fare in the theaters. Find entertaining films and support women directors with this book.
I'm Just Starting: A Reluctant Criminal's High Road to County Jail
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,960. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The adventure begins with our protagonist's DUI crimes which lead to a cultural immersion of an unlikely type. As a self-determined non-criminal she fights her self-rightousness and judgments through a renewed relationship with God. The story is frank, funny, and a positive message for hope and recovery.
Sex, Spirit and the Soul of Therapy
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,650. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Raider Publishing International. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
By Therese Yacoub & Christian de Quincey
Zesty Womanhood at 40 and Beyond: Second Act, New Role
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 27,060. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The sacred feminine is rising throughout the world like the Phoenix. Zesty Womanhood at 40 and Beyond, a spirited insightful book, invokes women to reclaim this Divine essence that is being reborn, first within themselves, and then to shine this beacon of the soul out into the Universe.
Sentirsi Sole 24 Ore
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,910. Language: Italian. Published: January 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Il libro metaforicamente è la storia di Davide e Golia, della battaglia vittoriosa dell'intelligenza e della determinazione contro la forza bruta. L'intento di questo viaggio letterario è comprendere chi sia il gigante Golia e quale sia il sasso da scagliare per abbatterlo. Il mio personale Golia era l'isolamento e l' abbattimento psicologico e professionale sofferto, il mio sasso questo libro.