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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.
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.
Malandreado La Copa de Brasil
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Price: $5.27 USD. Words: 59,660. Language: Spanish. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
MALANDREADO/A: Es esa asombrosa forma de jugar al fútbol (o de amar...) de tantos jugadores brasileños/as, que con duende, gracia y picardía engañan al contrario de tal modo que, a veces, incluso, no se sabe siquiera adonde ha ido a parar la pelota…
Блондинка вокруг света или I did it my way
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,880. Language: Russian. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Хочешь сбежать? спроси меня как
Preparatory Action - 'Culture in EU external relations'
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Price: Free! Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
A report on why Europe should have more culture in its external relations.
WHAT IS TRUTH? POWERS THAT WERE, POWERS THAT ARE The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media
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Price: Free! Words: 547,800. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control
The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media
THE POET The Life and Los Angeles Times of Jim Murray
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Price: Free! Words: 195,640. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Jim Murray: America's best sportswriter
Both Sides Now: A True Story of Love, Loss and Bold Living
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
The past is simply part of our story; just not the whole story...On the very day that Nancy Sharp delivered premature twins, she learned that her husband's brain cancer returned after eighteen months in remission. Less than three years later, at the age of 37, she became a widow. But while many in that situation would crumble, Nancy had an innate ability to hold life and death in the same moment.
EXPLORING RELIGION
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Price: Free! Words: 70,730. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
The Messiah who shall carry to the Mankind alongside with all the creatures. Erzurum as being one of the key cities "The Silk Way" between the Asia and the Europe had a lot of flares left over from the history of living creatures!
We Have Always Fought: Essays on Craft, Fiction and Fandom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,010. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Award-winning novelist and advertising copywriter Kameron Hurley's online rants, raves, and brutal eviscerations of media have been shared freely online for a decade. For the first time, the author collects recent essays here in a powerful, passionate compendium on craft, marketing, and celebrity broken into five parts.
Bitch In a Bonnet: Reclaiming Jane Austen from the Stiffs, the Snobs, the Simps and the Saps (Volume 1)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 149,360. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Novelist Rodi launches a broadside against the depiction of Jane Austen as "the inventor and mother goddess of 'chick lit.'" Instead he sees her as "the most unsparing satirist of her century." In this volume, he combs through her first three novels with the aim of charting her growth as both a novelist and a humorist, and of shattering the notion that she’s a romantic of any kind.
Danke, Frau Merkel
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Price: $6.46 USD. Words: 64,680. Language: Italian. Published: May 28, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Essay » Political
Danke, Frau Merkel ci ricorda che siamo alla vigilia di una nuova fase della costruzione dell’Unione Europea e che dovremmo trovare il modo per rilanciare l’occupazione ed attuare un nuovo periodo di crescita della nostra economia.
Mobile App Growth Hacks - Developer Interviews iOS 8
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Price: Free! Words: 65,810. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Business
We interviewed developers from around the world while conducting market research for Mobile App Growth Hacks. It was an amazing experience! Take a moment and check out their inspiring stories and learn from their collective wisdom.
Literary Essays
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,750. Language: British English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Why bother learning Latin? How did the Romans pronounce Greek? Should the Elgin Marbles be handed over to the Modern Greeks? Did the ancients have market economies? Should Epicurus be venerated above Plato and Aristotle? Why is Carol Ann Duffy not even a bad poet? What makes Macaulay a great historian and L. Neil Smith a great science fiction novelist? Read on and see.
Contrappasso Magazine: Noir Issue: International Writing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,510. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
A special noir-themed issue of Contrappasso Magazine, an independent journal of international writing. This one's a grab bag of essays, interviews, and new and classic poetry focusing on noir in film and fiction.
Philip K. Dick: The Dream Connection
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
"A very impressive must-read for serious PKD readers." --Science Fiction Chronicle. This exceptional anthology includes an 8 hour interview with Philip K. Dick, detailing his March '74 "mystical experiences," plus numerous essays, including Robert Anton Wilson on PKD's experiences, R. Faraday Nelson on collaborating with PKD, a short story in which PKD fictionalizes his experiences, and much more.
The Church of Tango
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Essay » Author profile
The Church of Tango is a passionate memoir of tragedy and adventure, lust and music, romance and tango, and above all, survival. A dancer all her life, she’d had to put it on hold while raising her artistic sons and caring for her dying husband. Now as she set her suitcase down on the ancient cobblestones of a Paris courtyard, she wondered—48 years old, 6,000 miles away from home knowing no one...
Sözler, Yazılar, Sorular
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 90,440. Language: Turkish. Published: May 22, 2014 by Propaganda Yayınları. Category: Essay » Literature
Bu kitapta yer alan yazılar, Işık Ergüden’in 1990 ila 2014 yılları arasındaki makalelerinin bir seçkisi. Edebi eleştirilerden tutun da, Türkiye’deki solun mikro-tarihçesine dek çeşitli nüanslarda ve yoğunlukta yazılar sunuyor yazar bize.