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Facts and fatty acids in human nutrition
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Price: Free! Words: 68,330. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO), in their roles as technical agencies of the United Nations (UN), are charged with providing science-based guidance on food and nutrition to national governments and the international community.
The New World Crisis: Origins of the Second Cold War and World War III: Second Edition
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Price: Free! Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This is the second edition of The New World Crisis, a short history of the Second Cold War and, perhaps, the origins of the Third World War. Unlike traditional histories, it is intended to be a living document which I will regularly update to account for new developments and interpretations.
The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 26,990. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2014 presents updated estimates of undernourishment and progress towards the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) and World Food Summit (WFS) hunger targets.
Santa madre Russia - Putin e la presenza di Mosca sullo scacchiere internazionale
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: Italian. Published: April 14, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Saggio sull'affermarsi della Federazione russa sullo scenario internazionale e le sue strategie per controbilanciare gli sforzi di Stati Uniti e NATO per tenerla sotto scacco.
World Livestock 2013 - Changing disease landscapes
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Price: Free! Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Changing disease landscapes offers a comprehensive approach for the promotion of global health and gives greater emphasis on agro-ecological resilience, protection of biodiversity and efficient use of natural resources to ensure safer food supply chains.
Edible insects
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Price: Free! Words: 90,600. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This publication grew from a small effort in 2003 in the FAO Forestry Department to document the role of insects in traditional livelihood practices in Central Africa and to assess the impact of harvesting insects in their natural habitats on the sustainability of forests.
The State of Food and Agriculture 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 48,730. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The State of Food and Agriculture 2013: Food systems for better nutrition argues that improving nutrition and reducing these costs must begin with food and agriculture.
Genebank Standards for Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
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Price: Free! Words: 48,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The Genebank Standards for Plant Genetic Resources for FAO lay down the procedures for conserving plant genetic resources.These voluntary Standards set the benchmark for current scientific and technical best practices, and support the key international policy instruments for the conservation and use of plant genetic resources.
Save and grow: Cassava
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Price: Free! Words: 39,950. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
How FAO's Save and Grow model of agriculture can help make intensive cassava farming more productive, profitable and sustainable.
The Alien: a Letter to Future Self
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Dreams
The heartbreaks, aspirations, grief, hopes and dreams of an earthbound alien.
Milk and dairy products in human nutrition
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Price: Free! Words: 146,190. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Food Science
This publication is unique in drawing together information on nutrition, and dairy-industry development, providing a rich source of useful material on the role of dairy products in human nutrition and the way that investment in dairy-industry development has changed.
Women in the Making: Feminism Versus the Maker Culture
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Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
A brief talk regarding the Maker Movement and its particularities, and how women can actively participate in this scenario. Several case studies are located in Canada, providing a quick overview of some aspects of the Canadian Maker Community in regards to the feminist movement and hacker spaces.
Hope In Small Doses
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,600. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
This funny, feisty, erudite and inspirational book offers a version of hope for our times, one that thrives not on certainty but on possibility.
The Gospel of Inclusion
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Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Exploring Our Divine Family Tree - Who is included in God’s plan? Is it only the people like me? Is it only the people like you? What if we really are part of one divine family? What would that mean? How would we have to change? WARNING! Reading this book may lead you to (1) consider the possibility that we’re all God’s children and (2) do something about that. Proceed at your own risk!
The Swan Song
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
The current economic reality has brought out many inadequacies prevalent in governments and businesses around the world. Will this current economic reality take a toll on societies despite the brouhaha promoted by governments and businesses about their strong fundamentals? This e-book attempts to shed some light on the subject.
The New World Crisis: Origins of the Second Cold War and World War III
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Price: Free! Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
We live in a time of crisis. In 2014, the dynamic of international affairs and tempo of events suddenly changed.But what is its nature ? Is it a second Cold War ? Or has World War III already begun and we are simply living through a ‘phony war’ ? This is an overview of the history of the new world crisis.
Love is Work: Hashtags About Love, Life and Everything in Between
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You set the price! Words: 33,730. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
This book, much like the one before it, is not only a collection of thoughts and musings that have been inspired by my own experiences and observations, but an exploration into the many debates and conversations I've had with others as we try to make sense
Теории моей жизни
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 13,760. Language: Russian. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Жизнь – это борьба, только многие люди всю свою жизнь борются с окружающими, даже не подозревая, что борьбу необходимо вести не с другими людьми, а с самим собой…Может быть то, что я пишу – полная ерунда, но все же просто хочу поделиться своими мыслями, выводами и теориями.
A Primer for Individual In Community
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Series: Primers on Category-Based Nested Forms. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
This 5600 word primer is the third in a series on the category based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers. These are labeled A (for firstness), B (for secondness) and C (for thirdness). Each tier contains an interscope. The interscope for the first tier, the individual in community, is presented here.
Mathurin
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Series: The Rabbit of Usk. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,550. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Tells of our hero's preoccupation with the initials JH, the failure of King Alfred, the Sabean understanding of punishment, the Sheedi veneration of the crocodile, the continuing domination of Saxons by their Norman Overlords, and onward into the world.