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Jose Rizal: The First Filipino Phenom
You set the price! Words: 20,380. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Study & teaching, Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference
Even before other great Filipinos (like Manny Pacquiao, Efren Reyes, Paeng Nepomuceno, etc.) emerged in the scene, the Philippine national hero had already exhibited his superb multi-dimensional talents, skills, and abilities and the world had seen it. This book written in partnership with OurHappySchool.com and Philippine-Guide.com expounds Jose Rizal’s phenomenal accomplishments and legacies.
The Real and Imaginary Atlantis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,840. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
(5.00 from 1 review)
A new theory of Atlantis is developed assuming that Plato’s tale was based on an original story that was badly muddled as it was passed on by word of mouth. By removing the apparent errors from the story a revised Atlantis is proposed. An era in the ancient world is identified that has many similarities to this revised Atlantis, and points to the possible location of the large island and seaport.
Why I Won't Hire Black People
Price: Free! Words: 24,780. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever wondered why certain groups of people are rarely the first choice for employment? Would you rather have someone of a different race provide you with services such as fixing your car, caring for your child or preparing your taxes? Is the only reason there is diversity in your office a direct result of affirmative action?
Openers: 100 Ways to Say Hi to New People
Price: Free! Words: 17,960. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
This book is about how to get acquainted with new people. Openers and theories in this book didn't come from imagination of the author, they were created and field-tested by the world best dating coaches and ordinary people. Main focus of this book is getting acquainted with purpose of dating, but most of the knowledge can be applied for business environment as well. It is writen short and simple.
Maslow's Triangle: Short Tales of a Homeless Chick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
As homeless statistics continue to grow, this timely narrative offered by Frankie delves intimately into the life of the homeless by sharing personal stories of her time car camping. Infused with this thoughtful narrative is compelling commentary on current social issues. This quick read is told with a kind of blunt honesty that offers a laugh, a cry, a story of triumph, and a challenge to think.
Expulsés du Soudan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: French. Published: November 6, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries, Nonfiction » Social Science » Regional studies
Ils sont jeunes, naïfs et débutent dans le monde du journalisme. Ils décident de s’installer au Soudan. D’avril 2011 à janvier 2012, ils se confrontent à l’exercice de leur métier sous une dictature où la Charia est la norme. Indépendants, et donc sans l’appui de grands médias, ils se voient obligés de jouer aux apprentis faussaires pour raconter ce qu’ils voient.
Racism: The Absence of Good
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Racism: The Absence of Good is a collection of essays regarding the black experience in America and focuses on the trials and struggles of African-Americans.
100 Unique Proverbs of Tunisia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Pragmatics, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
A unique collection of Tunisian proverbs: Enjoyable, instructive, fun-to-share proverbs. Highly recommended to everyone, especially word and semantics lovers. After research, Carefully selected proverbs, translated as faithfully as possible, The author has deliberately chosen not to explain the proverbs, inviting the reader to use his/her own imagination and powerful interpretative skills!
El Veredicto de la Historia
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 104,670. Language: Spanish. Published: November 4, 2013 by Ediciones Marxismo Vivo. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Han transcurrido ya veinte años desde el fin de la Unión Soviética y algunos más desde que el capitalismo fue restaurado en el “bloque socialista”. La burguesía anunció la “muerte del socialismo”, la “superioridad del capitalismo”, y declaró obsoletos el marxismo y las ideas revolucionarias. El autor intenta analizar la restauración en Rusia China y Cuba desde una perspectiva marxista.
Smartphones und andere kulturelle Katastrophen Nomophobie-Studie zur Lage der Nation
Price: $6.44 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
66 Prozent der britischen Bevölkerung sind handysüchtig. Diese Zahl geisterte im Jahr 2012 unkommentiert durch die Medien. Das Team von m!nd store marketing wollte es wissen: Wie groß ist die Angst, nicht mehr am digitalen Datenstrom teilhaben zu können? Wie groß ist die Panik vor mobiler Isolation in Deutschland? Fazit: Auch in Deutschland tendieren 6 von 10 Befragten zu nomophobem Ver-halten.
Honeymoon! A Sizzle or a Fizzle: Prepare Mentally, Physically and Emotionally for the Best Time of Your Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,970. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage
You’ll find everything you need to know about a Honeymoon to remember in ‘Honeymoon! A Sizzle or a Fizzle’ Whether you’re thinking of leisure from dawn to dusk, activities day and night, great dining experience, learning new skills, touring nature’s wonders or exploring some of the most exotic cities of the world, this book will help you plan the honeymoon of your dreams.
Hope or Terror: Gandhi and the Other 9/11
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
100 years before September 11, 2001, on September 11, 1906, M.K. Gandhi officially launched the world's first Satyagraha, or strategic, nonviolent resistance campaign. In this short book, noted peace scholar Michael Nagler tells the story of the birth of Satyagraha (literally "clinging to truth") in South Africa.
Blood & Incest: The Unholy Beginning of the Universe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,970. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » Social history
Volume 5 in the Paleoastronomy Series continues the journey of uncovering the beliefs of human prehistory through an investigation of the earliest moments of the mystical creation of the world, the arising of mythological characters representing the contending forces of the universe, and the uncovering of the strange divine origins of humankind.
Guidelines To Active Workers
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 26,720. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba lays down the rules and principles to be followed in Sathya Sai Organizations all over the world. By following His guidelines, which are oriented towards transforming the individual, in order to enable him to walk the golden road of spirituality, we can promote our spiritual growth and hasten our arrival at our journey's end – home – to God.
Winning with the News Media - A Self-Defense Manual When You're the Story
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,170. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
A new, updated e-book version of a classic guidebook. One of the nation's most experienced reporters and news media consultants helps you understand how the news media operate and how to cope with them. A former investigative reporter in both newspapers and television, Clarence Jones left reporting when he wrote this book to become an on-camera coach for government and corporate executives.
Najczęstsze pytania o protestantyzm
Series: Życie wiarą. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,150. Language: Polish. Published: October 26, 2013 by Logos Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Denominations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Czym Kościół protestancki różni się od katolickiego? Jak wygląda nabożeństwo protestanckie? Dlaczego protestanci mówią o nawróceniu? Dlaczego nie mają celibatu? Czy uważają małżeństwo za sakrament? Czy akceptują związki homoseksualne? Poznaj odpowiedzi na kilkadziesiąt najczęściej zadawanych pytań o protestantyzm.
Borneo Trilogy Book 3 Sarawak Volume 2: Kalimantan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,700. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Sarawak Malaysia is the second in the trilogy on Borneo and is a travelogue on rainforest and its Indigenous Peoples. Sarawak opens its heart of darkness, the rainforest when Frans Welman visits the interior and meets the peoples of the rainforests, Indigenous Peoples and peoples who exploit this rich and diverse ecosystem and habitat, Kayan, Kelabit and Bidayuh Peoples.
Kelimebaz
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 110,920. Language: Turkish. Published: October 23, 2013 by Propaganda Yayınları. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Historical & Comparative
Bu kitap Sevan Nişanyan’ın Taraf gazetesindeki Kelimebaz köşesinde 29 Ekim 2008 – 14 Aralık 2009 tarihleri arasında yayımlanan tüm makalelerini içermektedir. Yazarın Taraf’tan olaylı bir şekilde ayrılması üzerine kaleme aldığı yazı ile, daha sonraki gelişmeler çerçevesinde yazdığı hiçbir yerde yayımlanmamış Kelimebaz yazıları kitabın sonunda yer almaktadır.
(Almost) Uniquely Singapore - 18 Objects
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,850. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013 by We Green Solutions. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Ever wonder what the thumbdrive, SAR-21, Tiger Beer, RISIS orchid and the parking coupon have in common? These and another 13 objects are all (almost) uniquely Singapore in their origin or association with the city-state. This book, written by Singapore Management University undergraduates, tells the fascinating stories behind these objects.
Celebrating Love's Special Moments
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,280. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Holidays (non-religious)
(4.00 from 1 review)
This book deals with both formal and informal celebrations that surround love, whether expressed as a legal commitment, such as a wedding, or an emotional one such as retirement. To the old well -known occasions have been added a few innovations, including the celebration of separation when disillusioned partners are ready to break away; perhaps even willing to search out another love.