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My Military Years
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,870. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The incredibly true story of a daring and cunning band of rogue army clerks working with the anti-war underground to shuffle family men and unrecognized conscientious objectors away from combat in Vietnam. Private Feeney, the groups leader, flew weekly from Boston to Oakland Army Base and put men into the trunks of cars and helped them escape - five minutes after delivering them as his prisoner.
Ephesians 5 Romance: the Truth about Love
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 52,350. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Love & Marriage
Your love story matters. It matters because it belongs to you. It’s what you know and where you live. Mostly, it matters to God. What happened to you growing up matters because it’s how you learned about Life and Love ... and God. Some of what you learned is true. Some isn’t. That’s what this book is about.
Por qué mata el hombre
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Price: $10.20 USD. Words: 151,300. Language: Spanish. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
¿Por qué mata el hombre? Es una pregunta que tiene vastas respuestas llegadas desde enfoques científicos hasta artísticos y de la jerga popular. ¿Es una cuestión de esencia o de cultura?, la respuesta es difícil, pero no por ello inabarcable.
Youth Gang Programs and Strategies - Prevention, Early Childhood, Community Organization, Crisis Intervention, Violence Reduction, Strategy for Violent Juvenile Offenders, Summits and Truces, Police
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The growth of youth gang violence and the proliferation of youth gangs into smaller cities and rural areas in recent years have focused public attention on the youth gang problem and made it an increasingly significant social policy issue.
The Dancing Debutante
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 71,760. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Elfrida Eden was born into a distinguished family – her uncle was a Prime Minister, Sir Anthony Eden. As one of the last true ‘debs’ she mingled with the stars. She auditioned for Judy Garland and turned down Norman Wisdom’s offer of a film role. She also turned Sean Connery down when he made a pass at her at a party after being cast as James Bond.
In Search of Oneness - A Memoir of Hope and Healing
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,250. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
An attempt to define this memoir is like trying to define life in one breath. You are invited to bear witness to the power of a single vision experienced by a five-year-old girl. Lou’s vision carries, holds and guides her through years of silence and being silenced. Step inside these pages and walk this winding path of hope, healing and transformation with Annette/Lou.
Songs From the Heart: Meeting With God in the Psalms
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,870. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Meditations / Old Testament
Do you need encouragement or comfort? Have you longed to know God and experience His presence? In Songs from the Heart, Dr. Tim Riordan has provided a rich resource, based upon the Psalms, to encourage your spiritual journey and help the Psalms come to life in your heart.
Chance to Change: A Midlife Resurrection
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 77,370. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Midlife despair morphs into revolutionary transformation when an artist becomes vexed by the letter V and its powers to create inspired changes from the outside in. With refreshing candor and colorful wordplays, Chance to Change polishes off the old for a bold approach to personal authenticity and soulful purpose.
Quanto-Geometry
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Price: $13.50 USD. Words: 54,710. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » System Theory
Quanto-Geometric Theory is a new modern-physics theoretical model aimed at the interpretation of physical matter beyond Quantum Mechanics and General Relativity. It affords a natural and simple path to the long-sought unification of Quantum Mechanics and General Relativity. The Theory stunningly derives the fundamental Quantum parameters and gravity from one single mathematical formalism.
Responding to Gangs: Evaluation and Research - Evolution of Street Gangs, Young Women in Street Gangs, Homicides, GREAT Program, State Legislation and Gang Prosecution Units
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,470. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
This collection of papers presents a representative selection of the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) portfolio of gang-related research. The genesis was the upsurge in gang crime beginning in the mid-1980s, which prompted NIJ to expand research in this area.
The Growth of Youth Gang Problems in the United States - Populations, Cities, Counties, Drugs, Immigration, Trends, Government Policies
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,490. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The last quarter of the 20th century was marked by significant growth in youth gang problems across the United States. In the 1970's, less than half the States reported youth gang problems, but by the late 1990's, every State and the District of Columbia reported youth gang activity.
Turning Around the Heart: Stories of Possibility, Connection, and Transformation
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 76,160. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
"Turning Around the Heart: Stories of Possibility, Connection, and Transformation" shares thirty inspirational teaching stories that can help us remember who we truly are, shift our awareness and perspective and open us to new wisdom. This book offers a way to claim and explore, individually or in groups, the power of stories for turning around your heart.
Best Practices to Address Community Gang Problems: OJJDP's Comprehensive Gang Model - Intervention Teams, Outreach Workers, Law Enforcement, Suppression, Social Control, Reentry Programs
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,280. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The Report describes the research that produced the model; outlines best practices obtained from practitioners with years of experience in planning, implementing, and overseeing variations of the model in their communities; and presents essential findings from evaluations of several programs that demonstrate the success of the model in a variety of environments.
The Three Musketeers II: Bilingual edition (English - French)
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 94,040. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Bilingual education
Instead of memorizing vocabulary words, work your way through an actual well-written novel. Even novices can follow along as each individual English paragraph is paired with the corresponding French paragraph. It won't be an easy project, but you'll learn a lot.
A Pearl Necklace
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,320. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Pearl Necklace is the compelling true story of a Chinese American's struggles and victories strung together throughout life, weaving sorrows, joys, and lessons learned to create a beautiful masterpiece of inspiration and brilliance. MiXue reaches beyond the depths of her Chinese roots and the heights of the American dream to find her most profound identity and fulfillment beyond herself.
The Three Musketeers I: Bilingual edition (English - French)
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 159,030. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Bilingual education
Instead of memorizing vocabulary words, work your way through an actual well-written novel. Even novices can follow along as each individual English paragraph is paired with the corresponding French paragraph. It won't be an easy project, but you'll learn a lot.
As Algemas de Ouro
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 151,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ao longo da História da Humanidade, sempre nos disseram, que quando nasce um ser humano, seja homem ou mulher, ele tem o seu destino traçado. Como eu sou igual a todo o mundo vou seguir assim as mesmas regras.
A More Simple Time: How Cycling Saved My Soul
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,710. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
By twist of fate cycling became more than a hobby. It became my beat. As America's top journalist covering US cycling (1989-96), I watched the rise of extraordinary athletes from Linda Brenneman, Alison Dunlap and Dede Demet to Steve Hegg, Bobby Julich and Kent Bostick. They shared their quests, one pedal stroke at a time. It's a ride to the Atlanta Olympics that changed my life and saved my soul.
You Can't Cook a Dead Crab and Eat It
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,070. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Imagine spending 85 days living in a popup tent camper while driving 8,000 miles around the American West in search of a place to call home. We didn't imagine it. We lived it. This is the story of that journey. An unforgettable time when we taught our daughters an important lesson: When your life isn't going the way you envisioned, take control and make your life what you want it to be.
Taken for a Ride: Chasing a Young Lance Armstrong
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,540. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
I met Lance Armstrong in 1992 and began a journalist-athlete relationship that lasted, roller-coaster style, for eight years. This is the story of the young Lance, before he became world famous, and later, infamous. Lance influenced a lot of people. He changed a lot of lives. Some for good. Some not for good. I only know that he changed mine for the better. I can’t change that. I wouldn’t want to.