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EXOT #16. Zeitschrift für komische Literatur
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 23,590. Language: German. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Oh, du Feuchtfröhliche! In der Winterausgabe flocken aus EXOT wieder einmal 128 Seiten geistreicher Geschichten, genialer Gedichte und gnädiger Gemeinheiten, sorgsam gemästet mit vielerlei Grafiken, Gomix und Gartoons. Vom Himmel hoch kommt diesmal die Covermalerei, nämlich von der just preisgekrönten Nadia Budde (Hans-Meid-Preis 2013 für Buchgrafik und Buchillustration).
108 Kỹ Năng Của Nhà Lãnh Đạo Bẩm Sinh
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 118,160. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Essay » Business
Trên thực tế, không ai sinh ra đã là lãnh đạo. Bất kỳ ai cũng đều có thể trở thành một nhà lãnh đạo.
Articles on Current Affairs
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
This is a collection of articles on current affairs of national and international importance. The book contains many articles on urban planning, environmental sustainability and participatory governance which is rare to find in conventional magazines of current affairs. This book is intended for those who are in any manner related to the policy framing and policy implementation.
Iz knjizevne provincije
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,340. Language: Serbian. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Collection of book reviews, critical essays and addresses by Serbian author Borislav Radosavljevic.
Explorando el Futuro
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,910. Language: Spanish. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Selección de artículos publicados en diferentes medios de comunicación...
Tales from a hill station
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 81,760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A narration of my experiences as a resident of Baguio and an expression of my views on art, culture, politics and life in general in the new millennium in what was once known as the most beautiful hill station in Asia.
Jack Kirby. El cuarto demiurgo
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 68,620. Language: Spanish. Published: December 16, 2013 by Sportula. Category: Essay » Author profile
En este ensayo José Manuel Uría repasa la carrera del «Rey» Kirby centrándose en los aspectos quizá menos tratados de su obra: su labor como creador secundario, como demiurgo, de varios universos y las lecturas metafísicas y mitológicas que se derivan de ello. Con rigor y de forma exhaustiva, se repasan los puntos principales de su carrera y se nos muestran algunas de sus facetas menos conocidas.
Beyond the Manual: A Realist's Guide to Independent School Governance
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,280. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Essay » Business
Many independent schools are poorly, or at least erratically, governed. No matter which direction people point the finger of blame, a failed or failing school has usually fallen victim to ineffective school leadership and that is invariably a product of poor governance. This practical guide goes beyond the textbook definitions of governance to explore the realities of how Boards actually work.
Manifiesto ni-ni
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Price: Free! Words: 70,130. Language: Spanish. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
En esta novela, el periodista Horacio Vidal retrata su emocionante y violenta juventud en Desidia, movimiento radical que lideraba Joel Estuardo. Este personaje encarna a un muchacho de extrema izquierda que, habiendo sido atenazado por la autoridad y alterado por las drogas, le declara la guerra al mundo adulto, a una realidad asfixiante para una generación que se niega únicamente a sobrevivir.
That Old Science Fiction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,080. Language: American English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Thursday Night Press. Category: Essay » Literature
Perhaps the “Cliff’s Notes” of classic science fiction, writer Sourdough Jackson’s essays keep alive the books, authors, editors, publishers, magazines, and movies that made science fiction the successful subject and industry it is today. Foreword by SF and fantasy author Robert Vardeman.
Eyes Like God
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 47,000. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
In his new book, Dave Gipson explores what it means to look beyond circumstances and begin to see your life from God's point of view. With His perspective, trials take on deeper meaning, and we learn to trust God's perfect will even when we're not thrilled about what's happening to us. With a mix of inspiration and humor, Dave gives 31 simple yet profound steps toward changing your attitude.
Barefoot MBA
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 26,430. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Essay » Business
How is life in India's premier rural management institute? Is it the same as other B-schools or any different owing to the exalted mission and vision of the institute's founding fathers? Or due to the peculiarity of the “sector” that it seeks to serve with its “processed human products”? Saboo and Vinnu travel to Anand from Kolkata and New Delhi and end up as next door neighbours in quest for PRM.
Smiles, Tears And Heartbreaks
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,220. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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After my wife passed away I began to write in earnest. This industrious activity though quite therapeutic in helping me cope with the loss of my wife left me with a stack of essays and shorts pertaining to random happenings in my life. The stories have been intentionally left unarranged, like the random events that generated them. The reader is at liberty to enjoy or to trash accordingly.
China Photos and Reflections: A Grassroots Look at Chinese Culture and the Chinese People
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,680. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies
This photo narrative is a compilation of this author's experiences in China since 2001. During the past thirteen years I have had the opportunity to travel to China eight times, during which time I lived there a total of fourteen months. Those experiences are captured in my presentation, which contains a selection of photos that try to capture amazing China and its wonderful culture and people.
Respuestas alimentarias a la crisis económica
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 142,060. Language: Spanish. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Este primer número de la COLECCIÓN eBOOKS ICAF reúne textos en torno a las siguiente líneas: a) Crisis económica y cambio de hábitos alimentarios, b) Modificaciones y continuidad en las redes de distribución alimentaria y en los sistemas de venta, c) Recursos genéticos y patrimonio alimentario, huertas urbanas, d) Productores, consumidores y redes sociales: estrategias e innovación.
The Crowdsourced Guide To Business
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,710. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Essay » Business
Business tips from experts in the following fields: General business advice, Business plans, Funding, New product development, Website development, Branding, B2B marketing, Public relations, Media buying, Web design, Conversion rate optimisation, Pay per click advertising (PPC), Search engine optimisation (SEO), Content marketing, Social media
Flight From the Absolute: Cynical Observations on the Postmodern West. volume I.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 174,770. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Does “religious belief” concern only those believing in some form of the supernatural or is everyone religious? What if religion was simply a set of beliefs enabling us to make sense of our lives? Might even "secular" Western elites be religious? How would this affect our view of the history of Western civilisation? Can science play a role in religion?
Give Us Today Our Daily Blog (Volume 2)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,580. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Here are the next 100 blog posts from Philip Newey’s daily blog, ’Daily’. Yes, well. At some stage ’daily’ became ’when I could be bothered’. So this is now ’daily’ in the same way that the monthly magazine, Women’s Weekly, is ’weekly’. No doubt those of you who didn’t buy and read the last volume are looking forward to not buying and reading this volume too.
El salvadoreño ¨feyo¨ en el mundo guanaco
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,470. Language: Spanish. Published: December 7, 2013 by Ernesto Panamá. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Los salvadoreños viven en Centro América y ha sido manipulados por años por las Doctrinas Monroe, Dólar, Seguridad Nacional y las mas recientes; esto los llevó a tener gobiernos que sometidos a intereses extranjeros, olvidándose de las necesidades de su pueblo que se acerca a cumplir 200 años de independencia y está muy lejos de alcanzar el desarrollo. Su población tiene características únicas.
Comparative Etymological Dictionary of classical Indo-European languages
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Price: $3.64 USD. Words: 147,660. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Ancient Languages
The hitherto unknown history of the formation of ancient Indo-European verb roots and their primary derivatives. From which, with particular phonetic variants described herein, are derived, over thousands of years, the words of Sanskrit, Greek and Latin.