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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.
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.
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.
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.
On Second Thoughts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,180. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A former newspaper columnist and publisher continued his print column, "On Second Thoughts," into the digital age. Inside are fifty "essays" from his weekly e-column. Ranging in topics from the death in Iraq of a local boy to a valentine to his father, to ruminations about social upheavals and to second thoughts on using words when, Bechtel gives life a quirky second look. Fit for the bathroom!
Inside Central: A Student Perspective for Parents
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 22,650. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Essay » Sociology
Our goal in writing this “high school improvement” book is to give you insight and helpful advice in dealing with the potential issues your child will face during his or her time here. Ultimately, each chapter will pose—and attempt to resolve—some unique question regarding its respective topic, a question that is unaware to most incoming high school parents yet bound to be encountered.
Profecías Nostraamandamus
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Price: $5.75 USD. Words: 40,270. Language: Spanish. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Bajo los siguientes epígrafes se encuentran predicciones y profecías escritas en y en el presente pero con visión de futuro próximo. Aunque sea por mera curiosidad, puro goce, para reflexionar, incluso si se busca una carcajada desde el escepticismo, las siguientes páginas están redactadas para la mente y consciencia humanas, para el subconsciente y la conversación versada en la moral.
A CHEER-ful Boomer Journey
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Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 24,820. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Longer life expectations will force over 70,000,000 American boomers-plus those already in formal retirement - to ask at some point in time, “What in the world am I going to do with the rest of my life”? This book is a “Boomer Spring Training Manual” providing foundational perspectives, skills, tools, and resources needed to make the next season of life a productive and satisfying life experience.
Leaving Home
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A train breaks down in the snowy Polish countryside. The jungle awakes. On a cruise ship, paranoia strikes. Fairy godmother magic comes from an unexpected source. A blackmailer makes a mistake. A young father leaves town. A neighbor's death reveals a dark surprise. All this and more in Leaving Home, a collection of twenty short stories, flash fiction, and travel essays by Melinda Brasher.
Boxed Set Volume 1
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,350. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
“A Thailand Diary” is a candid look at Thais and Thailand in a light and readable diary format and holds back no punches. Get ready for some surprises when you read it. "Escape to Thailand” is an account of an English expat’s move to Thailand and his early days here. With many glimpses into the lives of ordinary Thais, the biography becomes a “fly on the wall” experience for the reader. Seeing wha
Le prix du bonheur II. Le mythe de l'enfant-roi
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 61,470. Language: French. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
À travers les animaux, l'auteur soulève des questions fondamentales sur le rapport des humains avec leur propre animalité.
A New Look at the News: As Seen through a Christian's Eyes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,080. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by Martins Muses. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional
A NEW LOOK AT THE NEWS––As Seen Through a Christian’s Eyes, is a rare, unique and inspired book. It would be unusual, indeed, to find another book by a Christian newspaper columnist where his or her columns were the basis for a book’s contents. All this is the work of a seasoned columnist who is also an author of eleven books, and ten syllabi on different subjects in several languages.
Tra Relitti e Zattere
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Price: $17.56 USD. Words: 23,460. Language: Italian. Published: July 9, 2013 by Edizioni LWS Lean Workspace. Category: Essay » Literature
Metafore, simboli e suggestioni prossemiche nell’opera di Emilio Tadini La tempesta. L’arte poliedrica di Emilio Tadini è avvolgente e coinvolgente. Ciò si rivela soprattutto nell’esegesi letteraria che l’autrice propone de La tempesta, romanzo ermetico in cui parole e immagini evocate si fondono intimamente per comporre un complesso quadro pittorico surreale, simbolista e iperrealista.
Bloody Good (True Shark Stories)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,520. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
About Bloody Good: Bloody Good (True Shark Stories) is a rollicking adventure through time and the seven seas. Hundreds of fascinating TRUE facts and TRUE stories about our most famous denizens of the deep. Meet your favorite sharks and other briny beasts as they encounter a variety of dangerous human nut cases.
Verso la fine dell’economia: apice e collasso del consumismo
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Series: Incroci, Book 14. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,710. Language: Italian. Published: June 27, 2013 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Essay » Political
Saggio sull'attuale crisi economica dovuta anche all’esaurimento delle risorse naturali del nostro pianeta.
Whispering Spirit Winds Spiritual Parables
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 20,590. Language: American English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
A book of Spiritual parables by Tim Walking Bear Goodblood.
Sullied Pajamas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,270. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Women's sexuality
Author's Note In my previous book along this vein, ISO (In Search Of): The Art of Dating, Relationships & Sex for the Discerning Lesbian, I hoped to provide insight and direction for newly out or young lesbians in the romantic terrain. In this volume, I share my personal experiences in traversing the same. I hope it will make you laugh, think, and commiserate.
Remnants of a Dream
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
"Remnants of a Dream" is an eclectic mix of short stories based during the period of the agriculture expansion in the early 1900s, created from their remaining remnants.
Passionate Justice: A Progressive Memoir in Essays
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,500. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Essay » Political
Writing essays on social justice has been my daily passion and full-time work since 2008. To date, I’ve published roughly 1,500 pieces which have received excellent, helpful criticism from a group of longstanding, dear friends and from a consistent readership of fellow writers, first at Open Salon and subsequently at Our Salon. ~Jonathan Wolfman
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.