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Robot, androidi e cyborg. Dal mito alla fantascienza
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Price: Free! Words: 30,430. Language: Italian. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Statue parlanti, homunculi, automi ad acqua, robot scrivani, musicisti, giocatori di scacchi. Costruttori e scrittori si sono sbizzarriti per millenni immaginando esseri antropomorfi per farne servi, amici ed eredi della razza. Ma queste creature artificiali si sono spesso ribellate, trovando modi sempre nuovi per disfarsi del loro creatore.
Money Innovation. Alternative and Complementary Forms of Money in the World
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Price: $30.00 USD. Words: 31,500. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Category: Essay » Business
Money, through functions which fulfill and possibilities of use, rises to the rank of most important components in the contemporary economy. Let's learn about money!
Musicas
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Price: Free! Words: 91,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
musicas - letras
La pace - Storia e letteratura da Caino ai giorni nostri
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Price: $3.78 USD. Words: 28,430. Language: Italian. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Molti libri di storia parlano della guerra, pochissimi parlano della pace. Da quel tempo biblico di Caino e Abele, di acqua sotto i ponti ne è passata davvero tanta, eppure l’uomo è sempre quello: moderno, attrezzato di tecnologia, ma resta sempre un violento.
Interstices, Outdoors, Out West, Out of the Ordinary & Memorable Desert and Mountain Moments
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,320. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
This collection of essays weaves a tapestry of unique experiences and creative philosophy. The title, Interstices, denotes the book's prominent philosophical thread. Discussion of those "places between" occurs frequently throughout the book. The subject matter of the essays is predominately outdoors, and wildly diverse in nature.
Pre-Classical Greek Wisdom For A Better Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,930. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
This is Your Self-Help Guide to Improving your Life with Maxims and Quotations of noted ancient Greek thinkers of the Pre-Classical Age. It contains a set of over 330 wisdom pieces (maxims, quotations, etc.) in all aspects of life (believing, friendship, etc.), as well as over 30 golden rules and an action plan you can use to strengthen your emotional health and fitness, and make your life better.
Chum for Thought: Throwing Ideas into Dangerous Waters
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Price: Free! Words: 53,200. Language: American English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Collected essays: The new guy in a small conservative town radiates optimism as he explores values, virtues, and his faith in personal, community, and human progress. "His writing is humorous, bold, and adventurous all at once ... channeled through a facility for language and the music of words." He is variously friend, teacher, inquisitor, and voice crying out in the wilderness.
Child of My Child: Poems and Stories for Grandparents
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,680. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
More than 60 highly accomplished literary writers and poets explore the timeless realities and contemporary challenges of becoming -- and being-- a grandparent in the 21st century. Finalist in the Anthology category, 2011 Next Generation Indie Book Awards. Winner, "Best Grandparenting Book" 2012 About.com Readers' Choice Awards.
The Notebook of a Nature-lover
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Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 12. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 30,710. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
An enchanting anthology originally written as a regular column for the Sunday Referee that reflects Henry Williamson’s unique ability to communicate his passion for the English countryside, whether it be observing salmon leaping in the River Bray, watching partridges in his field and a spider in its web, walking on Dartmoor and Exmoor, or tales of his young children exploring the natural world.
Own Your Now
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,720. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Imagine if every moment of your day, you felt completely in control of your next steps and next thoughts, without a single interruption. Imagine if your communication with co-workers, family members and even strangers was authentic and meaningful and not tied to your past, but instead propelled you into a positive future. Imagine if you could truly Own your Now.
Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 4: Power of the Pen - Iconoclasts to the Rescue
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Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,450. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Literature
Donald Gutierrez's essays and reviews have been collected in a passionate appeal for sensitivity, change, and action in confronting government abuses and social inequity. Vol.4 focuses on a humanistic and poetic perspective against the preceding darkness that Feeling the Unthinkable explores. "Surely there is no more astute and sensitive observer of our political culture than Don Gutierrez."
Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 3: Business as Usual - Greed, Racism and Genocide
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Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Political
Vol.3 of Professor Gutierrez's powerful collection of social justice essays and reviews focuses on issues of class, racism and greed. "His claim that democracy is under attack is spot-on and his cry for activism is necessary and timely." Earnest, informed and articulate, Gutierrez raises a voice of moral conscience too often lacking in today's public discourse.
Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 2: War and Democracy- War on Democracy
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Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,430. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Political
Professor Donald Gutierrez's essays and reviews on social justice have been collected in a passionate appeal for sensitivity, change, and most importantly action in confronting government abuses and social inequity. Vol.2 focuses on problematic areas of America's democracy such as militarization, war, prisons, and political rhetoric. It includes the book-title essay "Feeling the Unthinkable."
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.
Feeling the Unthinkable Vol. 1: State Terrorism - My Country Must Not Torture in My Name
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Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,420. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Political
Gutierrez's essays and reviews have been collected in a passionate appeal for sensitivity, change, and action in confronting government abuses and social inequity. Vol.1 focuses on Washington's abuse of power domestically and abroad. This is important reading for all Americans, who need to know that their government has used U.S. money and clout to direct hellish activities abroad in their name.
Teoría de la literatura de ciencia ficción
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 193,360. Language: Spanish. Published: September 14, 2013 by Sportula. Category: Essay » Literature
Pocos géneros literarios han tenido tanta influencia en el diseño, la arquitectura, la moda, la ingeniería, el arte, la música, el cine o la literatura de nuestro tiempo como lo ha hecho la ciencia ficción. La historia de los dos últimos siglos difícilmente se comprende sin ella y su capacidad reflexión y crítica y su habilidad para conjurar imágenes impactantes y marcar tendencias.
America: A Christian Nation
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Making the case that America is a Christian Nation. That does not mean it is a Theocracy, it isn't and was never envisioned to be. American and it's people are exceptional and is so by the Grace of God.
Following Alice: A Life in Teaching
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,740. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
Using the adventures of Lewis Carroll's young Alice in Wonderland as a backdrop, Anne Koch explores the distance between formal training and true teaching. In a series of brief essays she traces the path from confusion to catastrophe to celebration as she learns.
Tiempo y Muerte en las obras de Alfredo Armas Alfonzo y José Balza
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Price: Free! Words: 22,840. Language: Spanish. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Ensayo sobre los temas Tiempo y Muerte en las obras de dos narradores venezolanos: Alfredo Armas Alfonzo y José Balza.
2012's Honestly, The Time is Now 2.0
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,000. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Every entrepreneur needs guidelines to follow before they can become a leader themselves. 2012's Honestly, The Time is Now 2.0! dives into how people use the power of the internet to chase that ever so elusive often mythical American Dream. 'Now' is the time to start or enhance your online presence. See how an average Joe used the internet to change his life around. Read the description below...