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I Left My Heart At Stanford . . .
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
The impact of being born six weeks prematurely with an inherited connective tissue disorder wasn't completely understood until later in life. As a child, Don was always aware of having a tender skin which would cut and become traumatized very easily. With proper precautions in life style and his guarded approach to physical activities, he could lead a fairly normal life.
Giordano Bruno vs Aristotele. La critica di Giordano Bruno al pensiero di Aristotele.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,270. Language: Italian. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
In questo volume viene fatta gradualmente emergere e viene portata ad evidenza la struttura del pensiero bruniano (l'infinito creativo e doppiamente dialettico). Ciò viene realizzato attraverso la critica ed il ribaltamento bruniano della logica che innerva tre testi aristotelici fondamentali: la "Metafisica", la "Fisica", "Il cielo".
African Expectations: Musings from Where I Stand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,070. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
African Expectations is a collection of essays about how political, economic, and socio-cultural issues retard Africa’s development and how the most important factor for this failure is the lack of good leadership. The book offers tentative solutions to some of the most pressing issues of our times based on the author’s worldview and life experiences.
Milano Funeral 10 anni dopo
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 66,420. Language: Italian. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Una inchiesta su Milano, in tutti i sensi: passeggiandola, scoprendola e raccontandola senza sconti. Una città che ha smarrito la sua identità, che ha perduto l'ultima sfida: assorbire e naturalizzare chi vi sbarca dal mondo. Cosa è oggi Milano? Più di 10 anni fa, un contenitore di contraddizioni che però non fanno una città, non fanno una metropoli. Ma un coacervo orfano della propria storia.
Bioquestions And The Mechanical Answer
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 60,670. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
This is a book of puzzling questions. A different book in which biology is used as a foundation to build a down-to-earth narrative, in the hope of addressing all basic human concerns from a modern, casual and holistic perspective; with enough substance so that the reader may question the music or the noise of the world that can be heard everywhere, full of selfish and extraneous interests.
Storie di formaggio ovvero il formaggio nella letteratura italiana
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Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 7. Price: $3.87 USD. Words: 95,850. Language: Italian. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Il formaggio: un alimento che accompagna la nostra vita da millenni. Nutriente, gustoso, piacevole, tutti ne conosciamo l’utilizzo. Come è nato il formaggio? Dalle origini ad oggi, acqua sotto i ponti ne è passata davvero tanta.
Portsmouth Square Stories: Tales of A San Francisco Childhood
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,060. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A bricolage of childhood stories circa 1950 San Francisco. The nabe center is Portsmouth Square: beatniks, writers, Irish hookers, Negro evangelicals, WW II vets, cops, and Chinese families gather to sun and protect the sacredness of childhood as urban Tom Sawyers race cable cars uphill, catch crabs on the bayside, pick raspberries at Coit Tower, feed leaping sea lions, and such like mischief.
La guerra dell'acqua.
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Series: Incroci, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,320. Language: Italian. Published: November 12, 2012 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Come il bene primario per eccellenza sta modificando la geopolitica del Mondo.
Schiller: The Essays on the Sublime
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Jean-Marc Rakotolahy. Category: Essay » Literature
As an adjective, sublime means a subject that is causing deep emotions and feelings of wonder or joy. The noun sublime describes a subject that is without equal, that is supreme or of great moral, artistic or spiritual value. The verb derived from these words describes the capacity of a subject to reach the highest level without going through intermediary steps.
The Art of Public Speaking
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 161,490. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Essay » Technology
Training in public speaking is not a matter of externals--primarily; it is not a matter of imitation--fundamentally; it is not a matter of conformity to standards--at all. Public speaking is public utterance, public issuance, of the man himself; therefore the first thing both in time and in importance
The Universe of Interactions
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Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 88,220. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
“The Universe of Interactions” is a unique work, cutting across academic disciplines to achieve a truly global World View, with an optimistic conclusion about the course of human progress. Its ideas, integrating philosophy and science, offer both ethical and practical guidance for young students and policy makers alike.
the quality quest
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 141,560. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
the book is about how best to manage projects and human resource in a qualitative manner, leading to higher output. the book aims at drawing the best lessons and suggestions better practice in a post modern context. the author speaks from a rich and deep hands on experience with over 15 years in the field of project management. the reader is therefore urged to take a peep in the book!
Sullied Pajamas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,270. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Women's sexuality
Author's Note In my previous book along this vein, ISO (In Search Of): The Art of Dating, Relationships & Sex for the Discerning Lesbian, I hoped to provide insight and direction for newly out or young lesbians in the romantic terrain. In this volume, I share my personal experiences in traversing the same. I hope it will make you laugh, think, and commiserate.
Writing Down the Dragon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,380. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Eleven essays on the Tolkien method and the craft of fantasy writing.
Carolina Blue
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,360. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Carolina Blue is an anthology of travelogs, short essays taken from the author's journal about his time on the Piedmont of North Carolina, as well as tales from days on the road exploring the southeastern US.
Nouveaux essais sur l'entendement humain
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 196,770. Language: French. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Enfin en édition électronique les très recherchés Nouveaux essais sur l'entendement humain de Gottfried Leigniz. Texte intégral, la table des matières interactives vous permet de vous déplacer en un clic au chapitre désiré, idéal pour étudiants, chercheurs et philosophes. Toute l'essence du rationalisme allemand en un ouvrage d'anthologie, pièce maîtresse de la philosophie européenne.
Bearin's: The Book
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 81,240. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Bearin’s (bâr'ĭns)—When you’re on the water, the act of figuring out where you are and what’s going on is known as “getting your bearings.” The same applies to life itself. In the Northeast, we often don’t fuss around with the letter “g” at the ends of our words. Therefore, “Bearin’s”—which has been a column in Commercial Fisheries News for over 20 years. This book is a collection of those columns
A Revelation for Today
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,930. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophecy
Studying and Understanding ‘The book of Revelation,’ and its prophecy. Comparison of scripture of Bible predictions.
The Articles of Dume
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
There was once a hugely popular online magazine known as Alienskin. Within the HTML-pages of this publication, in every issue for seven of its years, you would find an article on writing horror stories. Now, forty-five of those articles are reproduced in this single volume so those who enjoyed them can enjoy them again, and those who didn't can ignore them all at once.
Traditi e traditori
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,920. Language: Italian. Published: April 4, 2014 by PulpEdizioni. Category: Essay » Political
Una storia suddivisa in tre parti - "Latina tradita", "La Destra tradita" e "L'Italia tradita" - che si apre con una dedica ad una persona davvero speciale e si chiude con riflessioni legate all'attualità