Books tagged: anthropology

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Turkish Stonehenge: Gobekli Tepe
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,520. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
While researching an archaeological site (Gobekli Tepe) in Turkey, Joe Plegge discovered that the stone pillars, similar to Stonehenge, were aligned to keep track of solar events, but this site is at least 7,000 years older. His discovery forces us to redefine the beginnings of astronomy and helps shed light on the knowledge of early human society. Over 50 illustrations.
Origins: Colliding Causalities
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Science fiction, fantasy, and horror anthology, "Origins: Colliding Causalities," considers the origins of such far-flung topics as cosmology, unending war, sexual mores, and even humanness. Using satirical, speculative, or anthropological viewpoints, these imaginative tales propose new answers to the questions many have asked: "Where the hell did *that* come from?"
The Manila Galleon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,930. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Manila Galleon was the annual treasure ship sailing between Acapulco and Manila for 250 years. It’s two interlocking adventures — one in 1704, the other today. Protagonists in each — one a young privateer from the frontier town of New York, the other an adventurer from modern Manhattan—try to claim the galleon. Past and present collide restoring an historic figure to his place of prominence.
The Evolution of Gods
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,910. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
Did gods create mankind, or did mankind create gods? Religious scriptures the world over claim that one or other god gave birth to humans, but science has not yet identified any supernatural power that created and governed human beings. Did primeval humans come up with the idea of gods to help them cope with their fears? Could it be that they attributed natural phenomena to divine powers or gods?
Preaching to the Core
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Price: Free! Words: 37,210. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Preaching
A study of man's holistic function for pastors who want to preach in deeper ways. Most books on preaching deal with style, technique or content but this book reaches to the core of the individual, to the heart of spirit to spirit proclamation. Here is an in depth analysis of what transpires from the heart of the Spirit to the hearts of the listeners in words that are “spirit and life." Jn 6:63
Human Circle - A Novelette
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Series: Do you spook German?. Price: Free! Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Pete, an anthropologist whose specialty is debunking sightings of mythical creatures, didn't believe in fairies. When a beautiful woman, claiming to be a fairy princess on the run from her power-hungry fiancé, literally falls into his arms just outside of a fairy circle in Ireland, he begins to question his beliefs. Against his better judgment, he agrees to help her. He shouldn’t have.
Travel is my Passion
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You set the price! Words: 34,530. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Travel is my Passion begins with a short essay on my philosophy of world travel that can be summed up in four short sentences: Be a dreamer. Be open-minded. Be confident. Be prepared. The book continues with 29 chapters of stories about my extensive travels in 34 countries in 6 regions of the world. The book ends with a description of one of my four journeys around the world.
The International Political Economy of Risk: Rationalism, Calculation, and Power
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 117,730. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The discipline of international political economy faces a number of critical challenges at present, as it seeks to incorporate a number of relatively new issues, one of these being "risk". This captivating and enlightening study redresses the neglect of "risk" in this field by focusing on objectivist rationalism.
Sing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dirk wants to learn how to sing like the natives, but they have no word for singing nor a concept of it. Until Dirk tries to show a young child her people’s beautiful music. Intrigued, she offers to help—only to discover that teaching Dirk to sing could cost her everything. Includes the Nebula Award finalist “Story Child.”
Following Moira: Scarlet Fragment
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Price: Free! Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
The Incredibly Multi-Dimensional Story of Being HUman. This is my novel, in shattered pieces, each fragment reflecting a different perspective, a different lens. We are whole, yet we are also in pieces. We are multi-dimensional. Please don8 to support my art - see my bio. (Hug)Official Order of Fragments: Scarlet Rose Fire Gold Azure Indigo Violet Sunset ♥ Paperback to cherish COMING SOON!