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La corrupción necesaria (Otra manera de pensar)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,000. Language: Spanish. Published: July 20, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Essay » Sociology
Pocas cosas tienen hoy tan mala prensa entre nosotros como la corrupción, pero es algo sustancial de nuestra sociedad.
A Memoir
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,650. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
These stories are indeed dredged up from memories dating back to the 1930s and including some from he 1970s. They are more-or-less presented in chronological order. Now, at age 90, I can generally attest as to the accuracy of "remembering," but hope the reader will enjoy hem even as fiction.
Through the Eyes of a Poet: The Life and Writings of Kate Fort Codington
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,620. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Kate Fort Codington was a gracious lady of old-line Atlanta society whose roots were deeply embedded in the Victorian concept of dignity and decorum that characterized the aristocratic “Old South.” Using her poems and short stories, and a few memoirs of friends and family, Dory Codington has narrated the width and breadth of the life of this amazing woman, and the century in which she lived.
Launching the Maita Collector's edition
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,110. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Essay » Technology
An explanation of the ideas behind the 45 books in the Flight of the Maita series and some theories upon which the series was built from the scientific end
The Donors’ Dilemma: Emergence, Convergence and the Future of Foreign Aid
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Series: Global Policy e-books, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,620. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
As poverty declines, what if the remaining pockets of poverty are increasingly focused in countries where aid is already on the way to becoming irrelevant as domestic resources grow - such as some middle income countries - or in countries which cannot absorb aid easily and quickly – meaning many fragile states? This is the question addressed by contributors to Global Policy’s first e-book.
Cuento sobre cuento
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,250. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Essay » Literature
El cuento es quizá uno de los géneros literarios con mayor aceptación por el público en general por la brevedad y contundencia en las historias. No es fortuito que grandes plumas lo hayan cultivado. Cuento sobre cuento lleva al lector a un recorrido en torno a este género, con cuentos de gran manufactura y calidad literaria que lo remitirán a lo esencial de la prosa breve.
A Brief History of the Future: collected essays
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Essay » Technology
As an author, scholar, and essayist, Sunny Moraine has mused on a variety of things in a variety of ways. In this collection, spanning over two years of work, they make their way through thoughts on the form and business of writing, the nature and meaning of games, the interweaving of society and technology, and the anxieties, awkwardnesses, and hopes of the everyday.
The St.Louis Gateway-An epic.
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 44,050. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Read this exciting and prescient story of westward identity and expansion. If you want to know how America was experienced and expounded you'll love Gateway, it is a lesson and in-depth revelation of what the city, the translocated and many facilitations and founders found the city as keeper and transpirers for the future of America as a continent. You'll be Impressed and gain insight...
The Novel of the Future
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,410. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Essay » Literature
Anais Nin's revolutionary writing theory, contained in one book, is as relevant today as it was in 1968, when it was first published. A blueprint for young writers everywhere.
MWONGOZO AMANA.
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 39,610. Language: Swahili. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Mwongozo Amana is a Swahili guidebook that can be used by anyone willing to learn Swahili literature. Its main focus however is the Kenyan High School literature, which uses the following book titles: "Damu nyeusi", "Kidagaa kimemwozea" and "Mstahiki Meya".
Biblical episodes retold, gods and aliens evolution and more
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,020. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General
Gods (Aliens) working on the making of humans, biblical episodes presented in a different way. Creation, Evolution and re-incarnation as subjects for discussion.
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.
Kindergarters: Burlesque in Canada
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 27,120. Language: Italian. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
Lo scopo di questo libro, “Kindergarters: Burlesque in Canada”, un gioco di parole tra “kindergarden” (asili) e “garters” (giarrettiere) che fa riferimento a un modo giocoso di queste femme fatales di allietare degli uomini visti come bambini, è quello stimolare il coinvolgimento in questa parte fondamentale della storia del teatro mondiale, con una speciale attenzione alla realtà canadese.
The Golden Gringo Chronicles - Part 3
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
True story of an American who moved to Costa Rica for retirement. Part three is about living there in his third, fourth and fifth years and his experiences establishing formal residency, adjusting to Costa Rican culture and discovering and enjoying all the aspects of living in a wildly beautiful country. Follow our hero as he encounters the various challenges and rewards of becoming an ex-pat.
The Rhinoceros Is Eating S'ghetti
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,410. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
When it comes to parenting and life in general Jack McDaniel is just like everyone else: He’s just making up stuff as he goes along. A lot of it he learned from his daughter. She has taught him as much as he’s taught her over the years. Along the way they’ve met some pretty incredible people: football star Joe Namath, Tony Award-Winning actor Tommy Tune, and the guy who designed the space suit.
Frederick Schiller: The Pitaval Casebook.
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,270. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by Jean-Marc Rakotolahy. Category: Essay » Literature
To present Humanity in its full expression was Schiller's intent in rewriting and adapting, in the form of a novel or a telling according to the spirit of Enlightenment, these legal cases taken from the exhaustive volumes of real life cases compiled by Pitaval.