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Military Brats
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 217,110. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
A startling, groundbreaking exploration, Military Brats is the first book to analyze what it means to grow up in the military. Based on five years of research, this book probes the consequences—both positive and negative—of being raised in a family characterized by rigid discipline, nomadic rootlessness, dedication to military mission, and the threat of war and personal loss.
The Keep
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 195,790. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Isolated and deep in the mountains, the Keep is a disturbing place. Why would the New Order want it, and for what? But you didn’t ask questions the way things were. You kept your head down and did as you were told. Just do your job, Josyff kept reminding himself. Yet there were strange problems with his work... and dreams... and him... and the building itself -- massive, yet, somehow, changing.
The Pathology of Leadership: A Sufi's Perspective
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,450. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
The desire for leadership is a pathological disorder that is engendered in others by those who already have succumbed to the malady. Leadership is a delusional belief system in which a human being maintains that he or she should be given (or usurp) the authority to organize and control the lives of other human beings. This book explores different aspects of the pathological character of 'leader.
Ascendancy
Series: The Maker's Eye, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 176,870. Language: American English. Published: April 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When the Holy Order shakes off its long decline to again put witches and warlocks to slaughter, with full support from the government's new autocrat, a veritable reign of terror unfolds. Oppressed genetic aberrations called wizards and sorceresses are torn between aligning themselves with the new regime for survival, and finding it the catalyst for rebellion they've dreamed of for generations.