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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!
Satellite Communications
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 29,650. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Essay » Technology
Highly regarded for more than a decade as both a teaching text and professional tutorial, this classic guide to satellite communications has been revised, updated, and expanded to cover global wireless applications, digital television, and Internet access via satellite.
El Mamifero Tanguero - Antoprologia Del Tango Secondo Il Prof. Pedro Pugliese.
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,760. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Essay » Sociology
Del professore Pedro Pugliese si hanno le prime notizie “storiche” nel 2001. Da allora i suoi dotti articoli di antropologia del tango, “tradotti in italiano” da Leli, hanno informato gli iscritti alla mailing list Tangueros. Almeno fino al 2010.
We Have Always Fought: Essays on Craft, Fiction and Fandom
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Price: Free! 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.
Burrow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,440. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
“Burrow” (re-published book “The Jetsam”) is collected essays on history and literature which all are self-published in 2005-2009 on the Net (Author’s DeviantArt page, blog etc).
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.
Lo Yoga nelle Scuole Primarie Attraverso la Danza
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,650. Language: Italian. Published: May 25, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Essay » Sociology
Una necessità tanto più impellente quanto più virtuale sta divenendo lo spazio in cui agiscono e vivono i nostri ragazzi (non solo loro ahimè…), una società protesa verso l’immagine che scorre, la sedimentazione incontrollata degli istanti che non ci accorgiamo di vivere, una società che presta poca attenzione ai bambini in quanto bambini ma come destinatari di beni di consumo.
Educazione Sessuale Taoista
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,500. Language: Italian. Published: May 25, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Antica guida per l’amante moderno Inspirandosi ad un antico scritto cinese (dove l’Imperatore Giallo Huang Ti dialoga con le sue tre consigliere d’amore)Patricia Muller usa, per sdrammatizzare l’argomento, la formula del racconto e così ci fa spiare ciò che viene detto ed insegnato al giovane principe Huang Ti, il futuro grande Imperatore Giallo, prima della incoronazione sul tema amore e sesso.
A Jornada Social
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Price: Free! Words: 34,160. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
O livro conta uma parte da história do Grupo Estrela, empresa familiar, fundada por Jorge Henrique Estrela há 30 anos, que se transformou em um império nacional na área do varejo. Cobre, mais precisamente, eventos que ocorreram no ano de 2011, ainda sob reflexos da crise internacional de 2008/2009.
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.
Drugs Dreams and Consciousness
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,870. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
My life has been devoted to those intense sensual experiences, whether through drugs or sex, and what those experiences have meant to my consciousness. That is not to say, that I have merely been a junky for these cosmic touches upon my soul or person, I have in fact spent more time trying to understand their meaning than I have just enjoying them.
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: $5.98 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.
Guidelines for Psychotherapy in Ordinary Language: An Integrative Approach
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 65,250. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
The foundation in ordinary language and common sense builds upon our existing competencies, and is used to integrate theoretical formulations. The guidelines specify the tasks of therapy, and integrate the various techniques by which the objectives might be accomplished. Psychotherapy, like other activities, is a sequence of intentional actions meant to accomplish specifiable objectives.