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Love Life, with Parrots
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,910. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Men come and go; parrots are forever. A woman struggles with loss, feelings of inadequacy, and a head injury while looking for her life partner in all the wrong places. As the number of birds in her life increases, so do the complications and delights. In this heart-lifting tale of love and redemption, the birds impact the author all out of proportion to their combined one-pound weight.
The National Pastime: Premiere Issue Digital Edition
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
This re-issue of the historic premiere issue of THE NATIONAL PASTIME, originally published in 1982 and edited by John Thorn, reads like a who's who of baseball history luminaries, including Harold Seymour, David Voigt, Lawrence S. Ritter, Pete Palmer, G.H. Fleming and more, on topics from 19th century baseball to the Negro Leagues, expansion, fixing the records books, and the Merkle Blunder.
Block the Plate
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,880. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
14-year-old Pete Simmons is psyched to be catcher on the elite Texas Blaze baseball team, but Coach has been losing his temper – a lot. And the team's top pitcher turns out to be a total jerk...with a very cool twin sister. Middle school is coming to a close and making the high school roster is everyone’s goal – but first Pete has to survive his summer season.
LA FASE: La Guía práctica para el Dominio de las Experiencias Extra Corporales
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Price: Free! Words: 69,700. Language: Spanish. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural
Esta guía es el resultado de diez años de intensa y activa práctica personal en el estudio del fenómeno de las experiencias extra corporales (EEC), junto a la exitosa enseñanza a miles de personas a lo largo de estos años.
Teaching Out-of-Body Travel And Lucid Dreaming
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Price: Free! Words: 80,190. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
How to Find and Train Students Effectively. Teaching out-of-body travel and lucid dreaming means success, an easy and interesting way to make good money, and travel all around the world to lead seminars and network. This is the hottest and most promising field of personal development. Let's change the world together - join us! Perhaps it's your destiny?
Our Spiritual Walk
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,710. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional
This resource can be used in a three-week program of daily readings to explain and encourage the practical aspects of walking the way that leads to abundant life in the kingdom of God. The material in this book is not only set up for small group Bible studies, but is also useful for the individual follower of Christ who may be looking for a way to kick-start the journey to growth in Christ.
Meals for One for the 5:2 Fast Diet
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Series: The 5:2 Fast Diet Recipes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,990. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Diet cooking
Lose at least 3-5 pounds a week by dieting for only 2 days a week. Meals for One for the 5:2 Fast Diet - Over 120 recipes to suit everyone. Delicious smoothies, breakfasts, lunches and dinners. Recipes are single servings to make your diet days easy. They are grouped together in 100, 200, 300 & 400 calories and include Vegetarian, Fish, Meat and Poultry recipes. Calorie Counter, Advice & Tips
Finding my Own Way to Happy and Gay
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
An often hilarious often heartbreaking account of coming out by a young lesbian in 60s South Africa. But wasn’t all sliding along on buttered feet. There was angst and anguish along the way, battles won, hopes lost, and many dodgy landings. Although set in South Africa, and in spite of all the available reading, it’s no easier coming out today than it was last century ... no matter where you live!
All Things Natural
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,450. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Ficino's commentary on Plato's Timaeus offers the English reader, for the first time, an opportunity to share the insights of this highly influential Renaissance philosopher into one of Plato's most important and controversial works. Here are discussed the perennial questions which affect us all: What is the nature of the universe? How did it begin? Does it have a cause outside itself?
Wonders of Spiritual Unfoldment
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,110. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Meditations
Even if there is a realm beyond mortality, would finding it improve our lives on earth? What use is Spirit to a suffering world? Do prayer and meditation work? These were questions that plagued the author as a young man looking for love and meaning in life. After an unhappy start at university and then in the City, he went out to South America to 'make the world a better place'.
No End to Snowdrops A Biography Of Kathleen Raine
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,250. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
This authorized biography of the poet Kathleen Raine tells the story of how she developed from a small girl, who knew at the age of eight that she wanted only to write poetry, into a world-renowned poet and literary scholar.
Imputed Rights An Essay in Christian Social Theory
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,910. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
One outcome of the Second World War, Dawsey writes in his foreword, was the proposition that all human beings should enjoy certain fundamental freedoms. These were enshrined by the United Nations General Assembly in 1948 in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Since the book was first published in 1971 this endorsement has led to greater recognition of human rights in Russia, China.
The Greatest Briton: Essays on Winston Churchill's Life and Political Philosophy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 159,680. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
After several decades of historical revisionism, Winston Churchill remains one of the most controversial figures in modern history. Critics allege he was a diehard imperialist and warmonger, a bitter opponent of the working classes and a maverick opportunist with an insatiable appetite for power. Despite his record as 'the man who won the war', he is often accused of being a war criminal.
Eradicating Ecocide Laws and Governance to Stop the Destruction of the Planet P
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,320. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory
Eradicating Ecocide highlights the need for enforceable, legally binding mechanisms in national and international law to hold account perpetrators of long term severe damage to the environment. At this critical juncture in history it is vital that we set global standards of accountability for corporations, in order to put an end to the culture of impunity and double standards that pervade.
John Clare Voice of Freedom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,470. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
John Clare (1793-1864) was born at a time of great social upheaval, just months after the beheading of Louis XVI and the outbreak of war with France which was to last till the defeat of Napoleon at Waterloo in 1815. He also lived through the upheavals of the land enclosure movement and agricultural revolution which changed the face of the countryside and the way of life in rural England.
The Predator Culture The Systemic Roots and Intent of Organised Violence
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,850. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Understanding the territorial basis of political power and wealth is the pre-requisite, the author argues, for making sense of issues as diverse as genocide, narco-gangsterism, terrorism and fascism. Fred Harrison draws on global-wide case studies to show how the violent birth of nation-states, whether the result of territorial conquests or colonialism, splits the population into two classes.
A New Model of Economy
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 111,860. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / macroeconomics
The book offers a radical revision of modern economic theory. Its starting point is the existing body of both micro and macro economics, as developed in such textbooks as "Economics" by Begg, Fischer and Dombusch and "Positive Economics" by Lipsey and Chrystal.
Ricardo's Law: House Prices and the Great Tax Clawback Scam
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,580. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Green business
'...without a knowledge of [the law of rent], it is impossible to understand the effect of the progress of wealth on profits and wages, or to trace satisfactorily the influence of taxation on different classes of the community' David Ricardo.
Boom Bust: House Prices, Banking and the Depression of 2010
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,450. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
In the two and a half years since the first edition appeared, events have unfolded as predicted. In 2005 the consensus among forecasters was that the boom in house prices would cool to an annual 2 or 3% rise over the following years. In fact, in keeping with the ‘winner’s curse’ phase of the cycle described by the author, prices have risen by more than 10% per annum in Britain.
The Diamond & the Star
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,620. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
With the world and the human race facing serious problems ranging from global warming, environmental despoliation, terrorism, war and a major economic downturn, many writers are trying to goad mankind into action. The author argues they `are written in an evangelical or rhetorical way, as though society can somehow be swayed into adopting some new or im-proved consciousness'.