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Death Panel
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Price: Free! Words: 43,060. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Written as a third person work of fiction, Death Panel is the author's memoir of the last four months he had with his wife, Mary, before she succumbed to cancer. The sub plot to the novel is how their HMO, Kaiser Permanente, inexplicably delayed the beginning of chemotherapy. This ensured that she would pass quickly, saving the HMO millions of dollars in treatment expenses.
A Voice Of The Indian Desert
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Price: Free! Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Tan Dan about fights in the feudal age and the liberation of the feudal serfs in the 1950s. Narrations from his native village. Detha cattlebreeders had clashes with feudal lords, who did not accept any rivalry to their supremacy. Untouchable Hindus worked as humiliated serfs. Among them Harji. Brutally beaten, as his hair was too long. Eventually the suppressed farmers became landowners.
The Young Desert Farmer
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Price: Free! Words: 62,990. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A small dry sluggish feudal village in western Rajasthan came alive after the villagers managed to pump irrigation water from great depth. Tan Dan and his livestock breeding clan became commercial farmers more powerful than the former feudal lords. Tenants became landowners participating in the casteridden political game of the area. Tan Dan tried modern farming based on agricultural science.
Untouchable Friends
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Price: Free! Words: 34,290. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
In the 1970s Baya and other children in the Rajasthan desert region worked as sweepers at houses, where they were treated as untouchables. Although outsiders kept away from them, they enjoyed each others company, being good friends. Feudal attitudes influenced the life of all the sweeper families. The book also deals with death rites, Ganga water rites, Chandals and the meaning of outcasting.
Chinese Tour Groups: Pigs on the Loose
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Price: Free! Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The book looks at the behaviour of Chinese tour groups when travelling both overseas and locally. It looks at the reasons behind the behaviours and what needs to be done to alleviate the "uncivilised" behaviours
Caesarem de Nostradamus
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Price: $7.92 USD. Words: 44,600. Language: Spanish. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
El libro Caesarem de Nostradamus marca un antes y un despues en la forma de entender a Miguel de Nostradame, en sus paginas se encuentran predicciones basadas en sus estudios que nos adelantan la historia antes de que ocurra, con un alto indice de acierto jamas visto. Son estos aciertos los que avalan este estudio que comenzo en el año 2005.
Religion Is A Joke
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Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
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A summary of views on how religion is a laughable concept, goes into some detail on what an atheist is and what is good and bad with religion
What It Means to Miss New Orleans
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
In two short essays and one long piece of reportage, author and screenwriter Mark Childress ("Crazy in Alabama," "One Mississippi," "Georgia Bottoms") explores New Orleans before, during, and after Katrina. Essays: "What It Means to Miss New Orleans," "Disaster Tourism," and "The Tragic City Laughs." All proceeds go to Habitat for Humanity. Approximately 10,000 words, w/ illustrations.
Informazioni e sicurezza esterna francese: una genealogica (1680-2008).
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,530. Language: Italian. Published: May 18, 2013 by Giuseppe Gagliano, Sr. Category: Essay » Political
Storia del servizio di intelligence francese dalla nascita fino ad oggi.
Writing About People, Places, and Things
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,800. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
This is a collection of blogs written by Pushcart Prize Nominee Thierry Sagnier under the heading of Epiphanettes, which, as everyone knows, are small epiphanies. There are also epiphanots, which are false epiphanettes; epiphanuts; and epihanotsomuch. The latter are self-explanatory.
Guida Breve alla Separazione e al Divorzio con il Gratuito Patrocinio
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Price: Free! Words: 8,130. Language: Italian. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Essay » Legal
Per non smarrirti nel momento della separazione e del divorzio! E book sui passaggi fondamentali per sapere quello che Ti serve per la separazione dei coniugi o il divorzio anche con i riferimenti al gratuito patrocinio. Avrai a disposizione anche una serie di utili informazioni e suggerimenti per orientarti da subito in quei momenti particolari e non perdere tempo ed opportunità.
More Water, Less Meat?
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: British English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Pandora Poikilos. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
“If the wars of this century were fought over oil, the wars of the next century will be fought over water.” Ismail Serageldin (1995) This ebook will focus on the feasibility of maintaining a vegetarian diet and decreasing meat consumption to preserve the global water supply, while pointing out the key problem areas as to how this situation came about in the first place.
The Big Little Book of Native American Wit and Wisdom
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Series: Cherokee Chapbooks, Book 3. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013 by Panther's Lodge. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
Who said American Indians have no sense of humor? Relive the scathingly satiric press releases of the American Indian Movement and other humorous, inspiring and heart-rending material from the first 15 years of Panther's Lodge. Read genealogical posts on little-known tribes from the Southeast like the Blackfoot, Yuchi and Whitetop Cherokee (a whole tribe of people with the same last names).
The ten commandments for the new creation in christ
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
These commandments and truths are both the road map and building blocks of life as God intended it to be.
Homo Talent
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,110. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by Delirium Publishing. Category: Essay » Sociology
Is the display of talent as we see it today, the same as one century ago? To ask oneself the decisive question means to seek, explore and discover the hidden dimension characterizing the archaic essence of talent.
Have
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Price: Free! Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Twenty explorations of hate and love, from the point of view of a man well versed in both.
Ziende blind
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,790. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013 by Fosfor. Category: Essay » Sociology
Met de frisse blik van de betrokken buitenstaander laat Luyten zien hoe in politiek, economie en cultuur de open samenleving zijn vrijheid en welvarendheid prijsgeeft. Met kortetermijndenken, een roofzuchtige elite en afkalvend vertrouwen werd de kredietcrisis onvermijdelijk. En er zijn meer ontwikkelingen waarin we op Afrika gaan lijken.
Carolina Blue
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,360. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Carolina Blue is an anthology of travelogs, short essays taken from the author's journal about his time on the Piedmont of North Carolina, as well as tales from days on the road exploring the southeastern US.
Dilemas éticos de la medicina contemporánea
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Price: Free! Words: 60,070. Language: Spanish. Published: April 26, 2013 by Digitalgraf. Category: Essay » Political
Los días 29 y 30 de junio de 2012 se llevó a cabo en Montevideo, Uruguay, un seminario / taller internacional sobre Ética, Medicina y Salud Pública, organizado por la Junta de Transparencia y Ética Pública (JUTEP), en el marco de sus cometidos de promoción de la ética de la función pública y prevención de la corrupción en los organismos del Estado.
Projet Univers T: V Voir Venir
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Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 45,690. Language: Canadian French. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
L'homme ne peut continuer a baigner dans sa désespérance et absence de vision. Il ne joue pas alors sont rôle dans l'univers et n'est en conséquence d'aucune utilité dans la poursuite du Projet Univers. Une vision nouvelle de l'homme et de l'univers importe.