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Change of Heart: What Psychology Can Teach Us About Spreading Social Change
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 80,840. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2010 by Lantern Books. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Research
An easy-to-use psychology primer for anyone wanting to spread progressive social change. Developed so that non-profits, community organizers and others can make science-driven decisions in their advocacy work.
Human-Animal Studies: Ecology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,980. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2010 by Lantern Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
One in the series of Human-Animal Studies ebooks produced as a result of the (printed) publication of the definitive HAS handbook, Teaching the Animal: Human–Animal Studies across the Disciplines. This chapter focuses on cultural studies, includes two course syllabi, and has a full resources section covering all disciplines. Includes "Putting Society Back in the Wild" by Theresa L. Goedeke
Peak of the Devil: 100 Questions (and answers) About Peak Oil
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,110. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010 by Satya House Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Long-overdue foundation to critical global issue that is Peak Oil. With a deceptively light-hearted and witty tone, Haynes reveals how deeply connected oil is to virtually everything we buy and use, how looming scarcity will change how we live, and what we can do to prepare. After all, after Peak Oil there is a good chance that 100 years from now will look like 100 years ago, if we are lucky.
Seven Poems and Songs From Spirit Thorn
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Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
These poems and songs are excerpted from the novel "Spirit Thorn, a Tale of Parallel Worlds." Zacharias O'Bryan invites you to be his guest in a world where music, life and the swirl of atomic particles are one. Molly Greenfingers (the monster), Kestrelle (the young being from another dimension) and Braden Swift (the human teen boy) will be your guides.
The Ultimate Guide to Greening your Home
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,360. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
The Ultimate Guide to Greening your Home is a comprehensive, step-by-step guide on how to green your home. It is perfect for people with home greening experience and for those who are just beginning.  The guide includes information and tips on over 40 different home greening categories.  Also included is a Tax and Appliance Rebate guide which will help you identify government incentives.
The Milieu Principle
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Series: the milieu trilogy, Book 1. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 130,080. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A Kindle bestseller. Mike had no idea where the memory stick came from, or that it held plans to decimate human numbers to solve the global population crisis. What he did know was that he was now on the run, trying to evade shadowy figures who want both the USB back and no loose ends. Using a false identity he tries to outrun his pursuers. When that fails he has only one choice left. Fight back.
21st Century Pocket Guide to Hydropower, Microhydropower and Small Systems, Incentives and Funding, Dams, Turbine Systems, Environmental Impact and Fish Passage, History, Research Projects
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,300. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This ebook provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of hydropower, microhydropower, dams, and turbines, with information on everything from the basics, federal incentives and funding opportunities, environmental impact, fish passage, design concepts, practical small hydropower systems, federal research, and more.
Floating Point
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,410. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Imagine running away to sea without giving up your day job! In Floating Point, the author and her family seek to shorten a daunting commute to Silicon Valley by moving to a boat. This travel memoir chronicles an adventure lived beneath the radar of suburban life as the new owners of the Egret learn the ropes and are transformed by their life on the water. Published by ePicaro Press.
The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
Strandline
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Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Strandline is a web serial and possibly a novel about the new teleporting subspecies Homo sapiens nictans. Why am I not sure if it’s a novel? Because I’m writing this sucker by the seat of my pants and looking to readers for direction. It may end up as a novella or three, or a series of short stories. New episodes are added every week, as well as on the Strandline website.