Books tagged: civilisation

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Fundamental Force Episode One
Price: Free! Words: 24,200. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Mankind was warned not to touch Pandora's box, a lost relic of an alien race, but it decided not to listen...
Cahier Edgar Morin
Price: $30.00 USD. Words: 147,250. Language: French. Published: April 11, 2016 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
Dirigé par François L’Yvonnet. Edgar Morin a pu passer pour une sorte d’ amateur de génie. Après une jeunesse héroïque dans la Résistance, il se fit tour à tour sociologue, anthropologue, épistémologue, cinéaste, diariste. Sans être jamais exclusivement l’ un ou l’autre. Mais avec le temps, avec le recul des années, son œuvre apparaît de plus en plus clairement dans sa rigoureuse cohérence.
Hunanimitus
Series: Le Funambule Acoustique, Book 20. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: French. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Alternative history
D'expérience en expérience, le funambule acoustique fait ses gammes, cherchant dans l'improbable, à s'accorder au va-et-vient d'une réalité élastique. . Les terrestres étant au sommet de l'absurde, l'acrobate cherche et trouve, dans ce vingtième épisode, un contraste enrichissant.
Bold War 2020 - World Transformation, Unearthed Treasure
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,360. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Despite the great technological advances of the modern world, society was full of seemingly insoluble problems. Andrew Buchanan looks back from 2050 to see how a selection of mankind's abilities were marshaled against ignorance, lethargy and vested interests to realize a transformed social fabric and optimal world.
Ten thousand year old boats found on Britain's hillsides
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
On the hillsides of Britain are chalk and stone remnants of monuments that are between five and ten thousand years old. These monuments are curious for they are long and thin in shape, surrounded by moats and our ancestors placed their dead inside for their last journey - the problem is these symbolic images were built thousands years before ships were supposedly invented.
The Ancient West
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,390. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
A short history of ancient Greece and Rome is the first of a five history of the West for the general reader.
Epitome for Eleanor: A Short History of the Known Universe: I. The Big Bang to the Bronze Age
Price: Free! Words: 28,020. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
From the formation of our galaxy and solar system to the emergence of life and the first civilisations, Epitome for Eleanor is a short history of the known Universe for children. Part I covers the period from the Big Bang to the Bronze Age.
Ending the Culture War-A Devoted Conservative and a Diehard Liberal Make Friends (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 36. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Professor Phil Neisser and Jacob Hess interviewed by Dr Nicholas Beecroft. “You’re not as crazy as I thought. (but you’re still wrong) Conversations between a Devoted Conservative and a Die-Hard Liberal” by Phil Neisser and Jacob Hess is an inspiring attempt by its authors to show how we can move beyond the energy sapping conflict between left and right, conservative and liberal.
Future of Western Civilization-Progress Report (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 35. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,570. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Melanie Mortiboys interviews Dr Nicholas Beecroft for this Progress Report on the project exploring the Future of Western Civilization in the light of the interviews so far.
The Future of Europe-A View from Inside the European Union (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 34. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Helen Titchen Beeth interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Helen Titchen Beeth is an evolutionary leader operating at the heart of Europe as a linguist and change consultant in the European Union Commission Headquarters in Brussels. She is a committed European and describes herself as a student and practitioner of individual and collective evolutionary living.