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Oggi le Nuvole Ballano il Tango
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 26,110. Language: Italian. Published: May 31, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American
Poesie tanguere ‘Io direi che il tango e la milonga esprimono in maniera diretta qualcosa che i poeti spesso hanno cercato di esprimere con le parole: la convinzione che combattere può essere una festa’ Jorge Luis Borges
Ci Prendiamo un Buon Caffè (Zapatista)?
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: Italian. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
Il North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), firmato il 1 gennaio 1994, è stato presentato come l’ascesa del Messico in un moderno stato del primo mondo. Ma, nello stato meridionale del Chiapas una “rivolta armata dei popoli indigeni ha rubato i riflettori dei media, esponendo le enormi disuguaglianze sociali del Messico e l’esclusione della popolazione indigena del paese dal suo sviluppo.
Understanding Dilthey: Hermeneutics
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Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
This guide explains Dilthey's theory of hermeneutics in simple, easy to understand language. It covers all the important concepts including the distinction between the natural and human sciences, Dilthey's historical epistemology, and his concepts of interest and 'exegesis'.
Food Security in Asia: No Time for Complacency
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Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
What are the causes and consequences of the recent escalation and volatility of world food prices, and its implications for Asia? If agricultural productivity problems are not addressed, it is quite possible that food security will be a recurrent world and regional concern in the coming decades, potentially jeopardizing Asia’s economic growth.
Our New Tomorrow: A Conversation About Europe
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Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Our New Tomorrow is a written supplement to Paul Okel's series of talks, A Conversation About Europe, intended to respond to the results of the 2014 European Parliament elections. Far from being an end point, the 2014 elections mark the beginning of a critically important moment in the construction of the European Union.
A Single Swim
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
A Single Swim follows Courtney Nash's life and death, taking a close look into an amoebic infection few people know about - until it's too late. Tracing as far back as 1960s, Naegleria fowleri and the resulting infection of this parasite have taken more than a dozen lives, with a fatality rate of nearly 100%. This book tells the stories of those victims, and what can happen after a single swim.
Without Contention – the Plight of Homeless Veterans
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Services
About 60,000 veterans are homeless every night in the cities and towns of America. They are brave men and women who have served their country, and have fallen on difficult times. Of that number, 48,000 veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars have been identified as being currently homeless. This book is about veteran homelessness, as well as what this country is doing to fix this problem.
Venom of Asps
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Meira bat Erachaim has befriended and was influenced by a wide variety of people from all corners of the world with disparate political opinions and religious beliefs. The places she lived and, more importantly, the people she met helped form her distinctive point of view. Her perspective is unapologetically sincere, sometimes controversial, and never humourless.
A Sense of Freedom
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You set the price! Words: 47,460. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
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The true story of a single mother's descent into criminality.
Why Positivity Can Be A Bad Thing!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,850. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Why Positivity Can Be a Bad Thing! is one outlook on the phenomenon called positivity, how it’s changed the world, the people who live in the positive and how they treat those who don’t. The power of positivity can be a good thing if used correctly; if not, those who preach it the loudest are being the biggest hypocrites.
Stalking Liberty
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Series: Ride to Liberty Trilogy, Part Two. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,030. Language: British English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse
Lydia Castle is thirty and living as a single parent in Yorkshire, England. Working hard, she is an independent woman, who would never let herself be abused again- by anyone!Now someone is stalking her, every night, lying in wait, in the darkness. She has to decide, to either stay and fight for her life... Or run for it!Her life. Her family. Her freedom. Her liberty....Stalking liberty!
Psychology Subdisciplines A Majority View
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
There may be some debate within the field of psychology and beyond of exactly what a subdiscipline is. Is it a genre, a division, or something completely independent of its own? This is a good question pertaining to both the educational and vocational aspects of the field.
Homeless in America
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
This is the story of a homeless man and his ordeals. It was experienced, documented and then written by Phil. Phil was once an Electronic Engineer and then a Lawyer. Due to a horrendous state of bad luck and some bad choices, Phil became homeless. He traveled extensively in the eastern part of the USA while he was homeless and tried to cope with life as best as he could.
Kukačka, pták kouzelný
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Price: Free! Words: 10,260. Language: Czech. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
O funkci kukačky ve starých českých pověstech a pověrách, s přihlédnutím k okolním i vzdálenějším národům
Ruling the World for Beginners
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 180. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
32 pages - Learn how the ruling elite uses banking, the media, the education system and secret societies to effectively rule the planet and control the ignorant masses.
Adam Weishaupt and the Secrets of the Bavarian Illuminati
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 180. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
48 pages, color - Adam Weishaupt and the Secrets of the Bavarian Illuminati – Beginning with the birth of Weishaupt in 1748 right through to his death in 1830, this cartoon exposé reveals the rituals, passwords, symbols, signs and ciphers of the Illuminati.
Promotion Denied
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,010. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Promotion: Denied—The Harrowing True Story of Racism, Cover-up, Betrayal and Vigilante Justice at the United States Air Force Academy blows the lid off the shameful secret of the USAF Academy’s history of racism and clearly illustrates why the USAF Academy was known by some black airmen stationed there as “the plantation.”
Bandits
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,230. Language: Italian. Published: April 29, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Essay » Political
La lotta alla pirateria marittima nel Corno d'Africa nel XXI Secolo
L'ALBA del Nuovo Mondo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,170. Language: Italian. Published: April 29, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Essay » Political
Come il Continente Indio-Latino ha smesso di essere il giardino di casa degli Stati Uniti
Badiya - Los Nómadas Saharauis en los Territorios Liberados del Sáhara Occidental
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Price: Free! Words: 14,420. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Este es un ensayo fotográfico sobre la vida nómada de los saharauis que viven en la parte más oriental del Sahara Occidental, también conocida como ‘territorios liberados’. Esos territorios para los saharauis son ‘la badiya’, que se conforma conjuntamente de rebaños, pastos, pozos y tiendas y donde los ritmos de vida son dictados por las lluvias y las necesidades del ganado.