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The History of Asian Food in America
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research
Asian American food has come a long way. Yet when did it get here, and when did it become a staple of the American diet? What was it like when it first arrived? The History of Asian Foods in America will help answer these questions and more. Chinese, Vietnamese, Thai, Korean, etc. American Food has never been the same since.
Politics City :: Volume 1 (2015-2016)
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 16,420. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Politics City, Volume 1 is a collection of eighteen short to medium length essays about various political, historical, or current events topics.
Scribblings of a Sleep-Deprived College Student
You set the price! Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mashups
Scribblings of a Sleep-Deprived College Student is a sci-fi/fantasy double-pack that features "Die Glocke" and "Earthly Trappings," short stories written at the whims of inspiration. "Die Glocke" stars an alien whose civilization recieves an interesting visitor, while "Earthly Trappings" reverses classical fantasy tropes and plays at the threshold of science and magic.
Just For Free
Price: Free! Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This book opens the gates to a world of prose, verses original and poetry so fresh like an English garden, in what will be regarded as this poets first real journey into the publishing world. There is a mix of ideas in here that would suit anybody's tastes, a touch of supernatural, a couple of cats whiskers, two shakes of the dice and you have a meal of words that tickle your tastebuds.
Comments on Daniel Novotny’s Book (2013) Ens Rationis from Suarez to Caramuel
Series: A Course on Implicit and Explicit Abstraction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,800. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This 14,800 word essay comments on Daniel Novotny’s study in scholasticism of the Baroque Era. The category-based nested form is used to model arguments about beings of reason (by Suarez, Hurtado, Mastri, Belluto and Caramuel). Implicit and explicit abstraction are modeled along the way.
A Day in Indiana History – May
Series: Indiana Bicentennial History Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
This volume includes the following articles: May 06, 1869 - Purdue University Established May 12, 1825 - Marquis de Lafayette Visits Jeffersonville May 15, 1902 - Soldiers and Sailors Monument Dedicated May 18, 1834 - Stagecoach Schedule From Louisville to Vincennes May 30, 1911 - First Indianapolis 500
The Little Gate-Crasher: The Life and Photos of Mace Bugen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Mace Bugen might have been an achondroplastic dwarf—forty-three inches tall with an average-sized head and a torso set on small, twisted legs—but that didn’t mean he was an idiot or a pushover. In truth, he was smarter than most; over the years, he learned to effectively turn what society in those days called a handicap into a powerful tool he could use to his advantage.
From Slavery to the White House
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 50,560. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
A journey of disenfranchised people brought to America as slaves and indentured servants. The author endeavors to reveal the untold story of how African Americans defeated Jim Crow laws and brought about the all inclusive Civil Rights Movement that was the most effective protest of a people in the 21 Century. A hard fought journey to achieve human rights in America.
Vichyssoise
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,540. Language: British English. Published: April 29, 2016 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
1942 Karin Schmidt, a former German citizen working for the British government, has disappeared during a spying mission in south-west France. Reporter David Klein is tasked with her search, which he gladly undertakes, despite the risks. In 1939, Karin had helped a Jewish family escape from Germany – and rescued him from Kletschkau prison. He owes her his life. But will he be in time to save her?
Just in Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the year 2192, the technology exists to send digital recorders back in time to witness history. When the government tries to take possession of the proprietary technology from the privately held Historical Preservation Agency, a dedicated historian, Caleb Hunter, must rely upon a well-connected, and sexy, developer at a government agency for help.