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Ditching Shop Class: How Educators Feed the Achievement Gap
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 197,850. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Common Core. NCLB. Differentiation. A through G. Race To The Top. Despite all this, why does the Achievement Gap persist? Why do kids exit public school with no job-worthy skills? From the perspective of a STEM/CTE educator, a rationale for why we've disposed of technical/vocational education, attempting to get all kids university ready. This loss has in turn fueled expansion of the Poverty Gap.
Carolina Blue
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,360. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Carolina Blue is an anthology of travelogs, short essays taken from the author's journal about his time on the Piedmont of North Carolina, as well as tales from days on the road exploring the southeastern US.
Church--No Spectator Sport
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 149,530. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
Every-member ministry is biblically normative. The ascending Lord never proposed that his church become a congregation of spectators! And yet many believers attend church but do not participate in ministry. This book is about discovering and developing the spiritual gifts given by the Holy Spirit for the edification of the Body of Christ. It is biblical, practical and profusely illustrated.
Complete Guide to Hurricane Sandy: Rebuilding Task Force and Strategy, Tropical Cyclone Report, Service Assessment, Future Risks, Damage in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Microgrid
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,270. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative rebuilding and recovery information, plus detailed historical meteorological data, about Hurricane Sandy. This compilation features the recently released major federal report on rebuilding and recovery, the Sandy Rebuilding Task Force chaired by HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan, plus reports and material from the National Hurricane Center.
The Search for Lady Godiva
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,620. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Lady Godiva’s naked ride through Coventry as a protest against oppressive tax entered history! Did it really take place? Historian and Godiva descendant Robert Hendry offers compelling evidence from 1000 years ago that it did! Discover the social and religious background to this famous event and unravel the mystery of where she was laid to rest. 120,000 words + 100 illustrations, appendices.
Our Inheritance of Faith: A Commentary on the Thirty Nine Articles
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 215,690. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by Gilead Books Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Anglican
'…magisterial overview of the Thirty Nine Articles…a treasury of both historical and theological learning. This volume will take its place in a distinguished succession of commentaries on the Articles across the centuries, and will provide great stimulus and nourishment for all students of Anglican identity.' Lord Williams of Oystermouth, Master of Magdalene College Cambridge
History of the Joint Chiefs of Staff - Volume IX: The Joint Chiefs of Staff and National Policy 1965-1968 - Vietnam War, ABM, NATO, Six-Day War, Africa, U.S.S. Liberty, Pueblo
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,810. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This volume covers an unhappy period in US as well as JCS history. As the Vietnam War turned into a bloody stalemate, the strategy of "close-in" containment for the Far East proved to be unbearably costly.
The Stargate Chronicles: Memoirs of a Psychic Spy
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,290. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Joseph McMoneagle is now known as the best Operational Remote Viewer in the history of the U.S. Army's Special Project—Stargate. His intelligence collection results have never been surpassed and rarely equaled. This remarkable memoir chronicles his military career, his early life, and gives a wonderful birds-eye view into US Military politics.
Solemates - Lessons on Life, Love & Marriage from the Appalachian Trail
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 144,820. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Winner of the Coveted 2011 National Indie Excellence Book Award! What happens when a middle-aged couple with no previous backpacking experience, decides to test their 14-year marriage and spend six months hiking the Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine in one continuous hike? Will their motto of "Quitting is not an option" be a blessing or a curse?
The Supreme Team: The Birth of Crack and Hip-Hop, Prince's Reign of Terror and the Supreme/50 Cent Beef Exposed
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 105,190. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
The Supreme Team was one of the most notorious drug crews in New York in the 1980s crack era. They have been celebrated in the lyrical lore of hip-hop by artists such as 50 Cent, Nas and Ja Rule. This book represents the most concise volume to date on their history and rise to infamy.
Climate Change and Global Warming Encyclopedia: Sweeping Coverage of All Aspects of Carbon Dioxide and Greenhouse Gases, Sea Levels, Ecosystems, Computer Models, Extreme Weather, Energy and Carbon
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 474,080. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Investigate all aspects of climate change and global warming in this massive, authoritative compilation of up-to-date official documents from dozens of federal sources.
The ABC of Child Care
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Price: $8.40 USD. Words: 118,370. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
The ABC of Child Care is written in an alphabetical format, covering all aspects of child care from birth through to teens. The author has had over thirty years experience working in the field of child care with difficult, maladjusted, ones with learning difficulties, as well as so called ‘normal’ children.
STRESS: Climbing Out of the Pits with God
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,210. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Stress
With life changing directions for individuals, pastors, counselors, therapists and others who work in the helping professions, this reference book is a valuable source of answers to the daily struggles that create stress and the coping skills to live a healthier life. Strong endorsements from Christian counselors and pastors.
The Shoestring Gardener
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,280. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
A Compendium of Hundreds of Eco-Friendly, Creatively Frugal Gardening How-Tos, Remedies & Tips - Learn creative ways to save money in all aspects of caring and tending for a garden. DIY garden craft ideas and eco-friendly, frugal gardening techniques with an emphasis on providing environmentally friendly, non-toxic gardening techniques and methods are found in this information-packed book.
Balancing Grace
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Series: Keys to the Kingdom, Book II. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 116,090. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Discipleship
This book could become one of the most important books a twenty-first century believer can read. It is an adventure into discerning core biblical truths; it is about balancing GOD'S grace with OUR faith--biblically. What is the relationship between His gift of Grace and OUR Faith? Most of us have not been taught everything we need to know about our eternal security!
21st Century Essential Guide to the Keystone XL Pipeline from Canada to the Gulf Coast: Risks to the Environment and Water Resources
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170,690. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Gain a complete understanding of the important controversy about the Keystone XL pipeline project with this flowing-text e-book containing a collection of official documents - including significant excerpts from the Final Environmental Impact Statement - on the risks of the pipeline.
White Tracers
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 292,550. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
White Tracers is the 3rd channelled book from Rachel and Givandra and is made up of nearly 400 short chapters, (over 296,000 words), with many practical exercises for the reader to try. This practical insight is leavened with humour and profound insights about human existence and the pursuit of a full life in the present. It is a book to be dipped into frequently or not as the reader wishes
What Would You Do If Your House Burned Down Last Night
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,430. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
What homeowners need to know in order to: *Prevent damage to their homes. *Prepare “just in case”. *Respond when disaster strikes. *Negotiate the insurance claims maze. *Get their property repaired. *Get their lives back to normal. *Strengthen the structure of the home to better withstand *disasters & provide better protection for the family. *Involve the whole family in safe living practices.
Space Shuttle Columbia STS-107 Tragedy: Columbia Accident Investigation Board (CAIB) Transcripts of Board Public Hearings, In-Flight Rescue Options, Crew Survivability
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 346,970. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Three elements of the Columbia Accident Investigation Board (CAIB) final report are reproduced in this ebook. The CAIB reported on the last flight of space shuttle Columbia, which ended in the horrible, sudden loss of the vehicle and crew during entry on February 1, 2003.
Spiritual Food for the Work Week: A Daily Devotional for Your Busy Work Week
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,860. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011 by Dust Jacket. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Spiritual Food for the Work Week will give you the boost you need to be the Christian example you want to be as well as motivate