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A Smart and Simple Guide to Caring for the Environment
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Price: $7.79 USD. Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
From solar power to animal cruelty, wind turbines to buying recycled paper, tree planting to voting. A Smart and Simple Guide to Caring for the Environment contains 52 planet enhancing ideas.
Rocky's Healthy Horse Snacks
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Country Girl's Natural Horse is a series of recipe's and stories about a city raised girl who breaks outa the box to live a Rocky Mountain country life with her first horse. Rocky is a 2 year old QH, who suffered a serious neck injury when he was 18 months old after he was pulled off the plains of the Dakota's, gelded & shipped to Colorado. He arrived, full of spit and fury, changing my life.
Secrets of The Rainbow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Optics & Light
How does the rainbow arise? Why is the order of colors in the second rainbow opposite to that of the first? Is there a third arc? What are supernumerary rainbows? All these questions are discussed in understandable language. The explanation is supported by clear pictures. For connoisseurs there are some mathematical calculations at secondary-school level.
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Kennel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,200. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
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My lifelong experience with man’s best friend includes forty years as owner of Canada's largest canine security company. With hundreds of dogs, and hundreds of security officers over the years, there have been myriad humorous events; some hilarious, some bizarre. Now that I’m retired, I find myself recalling and chuckling, so rather than laugh alone, I have documented them here. Enjoy!
Once There Was A Street Dog That Followed Me Home: The Beginning
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,050. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
My life in animal rescue began by encountering a badly wounded dog while hiking in the Colorado Desert, the victim of a coyote. As he began his healing process, I proceeded to come across, and invite into my life, a congregation of the liveliest, sweetest and saddest homeless furry friends (and some not so furry) one would ever hope to meet. This is our story.
Tara's Story - Coping with Osteosarcoma
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This is the story of love for Tara, a Leonberger, who was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, bone cancer, and how her owner dealt with the process of diagnosis and treatment. The author shares her experiences and feelings and also anecdotes about a trip she took with her dog to the South Island of New Zealand. The article is illustrated with the author's photographs.
Field Notes: Earthkeeping As Mission
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Field Notes: Earthkeeping As Mission
Learning for Sustainability
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Price: Free! Words: 21,100. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by The University of Nottingham. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Learning for Sustainability is an Open Educational Resource written by Sarah Speight and published by The University Of Nottingham. The resource is licensed under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-SA) and is part of a series of online resources concerning sustainability issues and sustainable practice across disciplines
Sustainability in the Arts and Humanities
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Price: Free! Words: 33,030. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by The University of Nottingham. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
Sustainability in the Arts and Humanities is an Open Educational Resource written by Naomi Sykes and published by The University Of Nottingham. The resource is licensed under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-SA) and is part of a series of online resources concerning sustainability issues and sustainable practice across disciplines
The Truth About UFOs and Aliens - A Christian Assessment
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,090. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Today UFO sightings are on the rise. Countless UFO reports flood in to authorities with each passing month. But what is the truth about aliens and UFOs? This thoroughly researched book deals with UFOs and aliens from a biblical, Christian perspective. Chapters include "What Really Happened At Roswell," "Are UFOs Mentioned in the Bible?" and "The Occult Connection."
Sustainability: The Geography Perspective
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Price: Free! Words: 50,190. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013 by The University of Nottingham. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geography
Sustainability: The Geography Perspective is an Open Educational Resource written by Simon Gosling and published by The University Of Nottingham. The resource is licensed under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-SA) and is part of a series of online resources concerning sustainability issues and sustainable practice across disciplines
The Sea Disposal of Chemical Weapons
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Price: $19.00 USD. Words: 66,080. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Ticking Time Bomb. Between 1946 and 1990, on the order of 754,975 tons (over 1.5 billion pounds or 684 million kilograms) of chemical weapons were disposed in European waters. At least 21 European Nations are now potentially at risk because of the expected toxic effect on marine life and the food chain.
Our Universe
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Price: Free! Words: 17,130. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory
Our Universe describes a non-standard cosmology interpretation of the universe. The most important new ideas discussed in this paper are: The Inversion Theory of the common Singularity point where continuously new particles are created out of nothing by the RQFE and the entropy is reset to zero.
14 Fun Facts About the Danube
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection
The Danube is a romantic river. It begins in the Black Forest of Germany, slashes gorges through the mountains and meanders along broad plains. Many castles and palaces have been built along its banks. Many cities have been built, destroyed and rebuilt. A truly international river, it is a source of travel and trade for many European countries. Discover some fun facts about this fascinating river.
101 Fun Facts About the Solar System
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,920. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
You may think the Solar System consists of the sun and the eight planets that orbit around it. However, there are other things out there. There are comets, moons, asteroids, meteors, dust, ice, rock and much more. Plus there is a whole lot of man made junk. Do you know: Where is The Main Asteroid Belt? Are all the dwarf planets out beyond Pluto? What formed the Kuiper Belt? Find out in this book.
The observer of Genesis. The science behind the creation story.
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Price: Free! Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Bibles
(1.00 from 1 review)
Genesis, the seven days of Creation ... Where does the text that makes up the first part of the Bible come from? Is its text a mere introductory poem ... or is it a narrative? What's behind its words? Alberto Canen has found an alternative way to answer these and other questions in the Genesis. He has found a route no one had been to before, and invites the reader to discover it and make their fin
Fomenting Resistance To Tyrannosaurs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
Join us as a smaller-than-expected ally of dinosaurs tells us of its larger-than-life alimentary fermentation. The horniest and leatheriest ceratopsids shielded themselves from predatory tyrannosaurs with the zoological equivalent of nylon. Interviewed after 65 million years, the bacterium Keratobacillus recreates the chemical brewing that allowed a forgotten mutualism.
Kigezi Mountain Mosaic
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 256,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Kigezi Mountain Mosaic (256,000 words & 140 photos) explores the land, wildlife, culture, history and religion of Kigezi colonial district (Kabale, Kisoro, Kanungu & Rukungiri) in south-west Uganda from earliest times to the present. It includes descriptions of national parks, wildlife (Mountain Gorilla), and people with biographies, contemporary descriptions and an extensive bibliography.
Beyond The Fusor - A New Design For A Table Top Fusion Reactor And How To Build It
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,420. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Nuclear
The world is desperate for power and fusion is the best approache. This book is all about that and is practical in its approach and gives a brief outline of the history and development of inertial electrostatic confinement (IEC) machines as well as some guidance on how to go about building such a device. The book then outlines the new IEC device and encourages you to go out and build one.
John Wayne (Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Vol. 1)
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Series: Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: American English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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The first in a series of nonfiction tales, as told by an unnamed storyteller who we will call Mr. John Farmer. The beginning story is a remembered tale about a mad cow who once ran free on the highway near Mr. Farmer's home and land. Mr. Farmer tells this story and will tell others that have happened during his many years of farming in this series dedicated to his tales.