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Searching for Elvis : Looking Through America's Heartland for an Icon
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
A true-life trek through little towns in America, looking for a rock star. Not just any rock star of course -- we're on the trail of THE most famous rock star of them all! Had Elvis faked his own death? This is a true story. Approx. 24 pages.
The Light Side of Corrections: Federal Prison Camp
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,430. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Enjoy while a loosely organized, ramshackle booklet called "The Light Side of Corrections: Federal Prison Camp" chronicles a rumpus through Federal Prison Camp. My experiences are not at all gritty nor particularly enlightening. I can't say the same for other inmates of FPCs, but I try not to speak for them. TLSoC is interesting, good for a chuckle, and surprisingly deep here and there.
Testemunho de Uma Professora
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 20,070. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 21, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Essay » Sociology
Ao longo de “Testemunho de uma Professora” ora cómico, ora dramático, a transformação opera-se entre sentidos e sentires acompanhada sempre, como pano de fundo, pela cidade natal da autora: “ (…) neste berço granítico (…) o Porto é uma respiração.
Dicionário das Personagens do Teatro de Gil Vicente
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 166,940. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 21, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Essay » Sociology
Apresentamos um dicionário com todas as personagens do teatro vicentino, no qual fizemos o inventário de todas as figuras, explicando com quem contracenam, citando as falas mais relevantes e analisando a simbologia dos nomes, de entre outros aspectos.
Avaliação Institucional da Escola Básica
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 48,910. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 20, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Essay » Sociology
No livro “Avaliação Institucional da Escola Básica” constam reflexões sobre a necessidade de mudanças na Educação Básica e da importância da avaliação institucional como forma de identificar o que tem de mudar.
Somos Todos Magos
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 22,830. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 20, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Essay » Sociology
Ao contrário do que muita gente pensa: inclusive corroborado pela ciência dos últimos séculos – notadamente a física, a medicina e o sistema educacional - o ser humano não é uma pequena bola de carne e osso ambulante separado do ambiente que o cerca.
The Phone Code
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Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: Essay » Sociology
Phone use has skyrocketed, phone etiquette has not. In fact it seems they are inversely related. The more we use phones the less we know how to act on them. This essay is an attempt to correct that dearth.
Diário Íntimo da Dieta de Um Médico
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 30,680. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 16, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Essay » Sociology
Esta é a primeira descrição a nível mundial da variante cetogénica quântica da dieta mediterrânica.
The Failure of Records
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Essay » Sociology
This short paper analyzes the key reasons why the record industry has changed over the last ten years by citing popular sociology theories and offering insights.
Connecting the Dots
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,920. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Essay » Sociology
A collection of 82 essays that originally ran in the Mountain View Telegraph newspaper in New Mexico.
The Secret Files of White America
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Category: Essay » Sociology
I am afraid of our Hebrew Elohim. Too many Hebrews killed; police are allowed to go beyond character assassination--they just kill Black Americans. They kill and belittle what they have done to make it legal by law. There are two standards of law--one for White America and another for Black America. It all starts with a file on many Black Americans--even those without a history of imprisonment.
The Trinity Fortune Affair
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Price: Free! Words: 40,390. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History
This is the day by day story of one month in 1977 when the congregation of the mother church of Otago Methodism made the decision to close their graceful church home. It recalls the succession of challenges and the heartaches and pains. It also asks what can be learned from this tumultuous experience. A book for any small congregation struggling to survive in an overlarge and expensive property.
Quintas e Quintais do Douro
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 76,960. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 10, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Essay » Sociology
O Douro se revela um lugar de simbologias e misticismo, impregnado por diversas culturas. Um elo entre passado, presente, futuro.
Vencer a Dor, Prolongar a Vida
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 30,380. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 10, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Essay » Sociology
"Este livro tem mérito e é desejado, mercê da sua utilidade, na área em que necessita de apoios eficazes e de humanidade"
The little prince puts on his tie.
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Price: Free! Words: 41,380. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Category: Essay » Business
Based on true events, this tale narrates the story of a young visionary and maverick who, after returning home from an epic journey to Madagascar, will become the new person in charge of human resources and core values at a company ruled by conflict and suffering. Through innovative approaches based on self-knowledge and personal growth, he will lead the process of change and transformation.
Perfect Companion: The Internet and Advertisements
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Price: $1.99 USD. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 9, 2015. Category: Essay » Sociology
The purpose of advertising is to persuade or tell the public so that it can let people purchase, increase the acknowledgement of products or brand. Advertising needs carrier or medium. Since advertisements came into existence, different carriers give advertising different definitions. My intention is to explain why the Internet and advertising are a perfect pair.
Na Sombra do Brasão
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 31,940. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 9, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Essay » Sociology
Há muito que a Terra vem recebendo os seus filhos, seres humanos, que procuram limpá-la das ‘ervas daninhas’, mas não semeiam jardins de ‘rosas’, as sementes que trazem dignidade aos seres viventes neste belo planeta.
Looking Up at the Great Depression: Funny Things Happen on the Way to Decorum
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,440. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author, George L. Andersen, was fortunate enough to be born into the "Great Depression" to a family starting from scratch in "Fish-town"-a poor area of Philadelphia, PA. Today such a start is considered a major handicap; but then, the values and beliefs of all the adults there, were those that made possible the "Greatest Generation."
Socorro! Eu Também Existo!
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 9,030. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 2, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Essay » Sociology
“…São mais do que muitos os jovens e pais que se reverão neste livro. A dificuldade de relacionamento entre gerações é cada vez maior. Vivemos demasiadamente ocupados para nos sentarmos uns minutos com as crianças e jovens, para ouvi-los e educá-los, para ensiná-los e aprender com eles. (…)
How to Survive in America
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Essay » Sociology
How to survive in America is a 30 year story of trial and error. Coming from England, where I learned English, I discovered that in America English is a hybrid language that everyone re-invents depending on their class, region or race. It has been a humorous and inventive experience. Here are 10 lessons that helped me navigate a successful life as an entrepreneur, teacher & writer