Books tagged: harvard

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In His Own Hometown
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Earl Sanders, a black man from Washington, DC, is the only one worthy enough to dedicate the new library in his S. Ga. home county. He is the only one to go away and make good. But nobody, black or white, is willing to put him up for the night but a bitter, old black lady who wants to know one thing: why would he come back after he finally got out of these turpentine woods?
The Nature of the Judicial Process
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,700. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
Modern compilation and Foreword by Harvard law professor Andrew L. Kaufman, for a new generation to understand Justice Benjamin Cardozo's important and historic analysis of the way judges think and decide cases. Cardozo's frank discussion of the influences on judges, and Kaufman's expert take on Cardozo and his work, combine for an interesting study of judicial decision-making, still useful today.
Grandfather J. B.: Letters to My Grandson
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,580. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
Memoirs through poignant, witty letters by a self-taught immigrant to his professor grandson from 1959-66, first published by Little Brown and now in quality digital. Both sweet and acerbic, with plenty of subtext and wistfulness of dreams of philosophy or just college, the book compels attention for its strong characters deftly revealed by short letters--and always the correction of the grandson.
The Man Behind The Brand - At School
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Open a copy of the Information Please Almanac and turn to the chapter on famous people. 4000 names and you won't know hardly any. But what about names everyone knows? Pillsbury, Kraft, Kellogg. Nowhere to be found. How many names are more famous than Howard Johnson or Oscar Mayer? But who were these folks? Let’s take a look at the men behind America's famous colleges...
How To Eat An Elephant
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
An Inspirational and Entertaining Short Story by Marcus McGee - The Secret For How Ordinary People Can Accomplish Extraordinary Things
GOLF Mystery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A golfing romance overlaid with a gruesome mystery.
Ellen In Medicaland:True Stories of How I Fell Down Medicine's Black Hole And Still Lived After All
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Ellen In Medicaland:True Stories Of How I Fell Down Medicine's Black Hole And Still Lived After All tells the true story of what it is like to be a patient and a caregiver at a Harvard-teaching hospital in Boston. It is a veritable eye-opener and a window on our broken health system. It also gives you tips on how to navigate this system so that you will thrive while dealing with your doctors.
Philologos; or, A Murder in Bistrita
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A short story, first published in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, reprinted in The Year's Best Fantasy 9. With overtones of paranoia and undertones of unresolved sexual tension, it’s also an origin story for one of the major characters in our novel Land of Mist and Snow.
Platform and Alliance thinking for your success ~ how you can be a person who others help ~lessons from the success story of mobile payment service in Japan
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Price: Free! Words: 35,580. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Japanese best selling author and Professor at BBTU,invited speaker at Harvard Business School, also known as Mastermind of mobile payment wrote on how you can be a person who others help, lessons from amazing success of mobile payment service in Japan which he drove. Carl Atsushi HIRANO is well-known as bestselling author in Japan and 3 of his books were ranked No1 in Amazon Japan as bestseller.
Lost in the Fogg
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,380. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Lost In The Fogg begins with the theft of the Irish crown jewels at Dublin Castle early in the century, and moves to a seemingly inexplicable theft of a religious statue from the 80,000-piece art collection in the Fogg Museum at Harvard. The caper involves a kidnaping and moves from 1907 to the present, with implications for the highest levels of the UK government.