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z2
Series: 46. Ascending. You set the price! Words: 131,970. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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Alex once walked away from a rare ability to warp time. Now, he needs to relearn the skill quickly. To protect his daughter he must stop the school he teaches at from turning the clock backwards to an era of white supremacy. An old friend needs Alex to solve an ancient mystery. Both are possible, but only if Alex can learn to control his temporal talents before he runs out of time.
Она Мечтала Жить на Манхэттене или Нью-Йорк, Инструкция по Покорению
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,400. Language: Russian. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Как завоевать Нью-Йорк без друзей и денег. Российская студентка делится опытом. A story on how to conquer New York when you have no money or friends. Russian student shares her experience. This book is in Russian.
Bastardo!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,260. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mashups
Customer Service Manager Bob Thomassoulo gets more than he bargained for when he decides to go to Mexico and take revenge on the man who took his job in this absurd tale of revenge, gold lust, friendship, classic rock and political revolution.Oh it's also about what makes a rock classic a classic.
Eva's War: A True Story of Survival
Series: Biography & Memoir · Krutein Memoirs, Book 1. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 82,720. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by Amador Publishers, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » War
Danzig, a Free City between the Great Wars, then seized by Hitler in 1939, is threatened by Soviet troops as Eva Krutein flees with her daughter in January, 1945. It is the beginning of a harrowing year of privation, defeat, moral quandaries, growth and, finally, healing. This compelling account of the hardships and horrors of war remains throughout an uplifting family odyssey.
Bin Laden's Woman
Price: Free! Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
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Ups and downs in Samira’s life, an Arab young lady who immigrates to Brazil. Her father, after a luxurious life in Damascus, is broke; they struggle to start over, they win and prosper. When everything is getting on track, an unexpected proposal involves Samira in an amazing and frenetic adventure which takes her back to the Orient, its ancient tradition and endless religious wars
Domestic Workers in Saudi Arabia and the Emirates: A Socio-legal Study on Conflicts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 139,190. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Fascinating study and inside account of the lives of maids and caregivers in the oil-rich Middle East, who become contractually bound to near-slavery by taking positions overseas. Dutch law professor Vlieger interviewed many maids, bosses, and job agencies to get to the truth. She places what she found into a theoretical frame of petropolitics. Accessible to everyone, with compelling stories.
澳大利亚的政府架构与社会福利保障
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 130. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
本书较有系统性地综合介绍澳大利亚的政府架构,包括三级政府(联邦,州,地方市/区政府)的行政管理,司法和税务。以及较为详细介绍澳大利亚的社会福利保障,包括社会福利保障架构,社会福利保障制度,有澳大利亚永久居民和公民身份的人可以享受哪些福利待遇,以及寻求社会福利的方式。尤其是介绍了不少有关社会福利方面的信息,这些在一般的中文网站上是没有的。例如,长期病患者如何受惠于联邦政府的"药品补贴计划安全网"。更深一些了解澳大利亚的政府架构和社会福利保障制度,这对于那些正在考虑移民到澳大利亚或初到澳大利亚的人会有较大帮助,同时对任何人想对澳大利亚有些了解带来彼益,如那些巳在澳大利亚留学或将要来澳大利亚留学的人。
Rūta
You set the price! Words: 12,480. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Rūta delves into the conscience of a secondary school teacher, optimistic and enthusiastic at the start of his career. He falls in love with his tutor group, one of whom, Rūta, a new arrival from Lithuania, seems to him a perfect student. He fixates on what she represents, as the reality of modern schools saps his energy and weakens his resolve.
Stay in Berlin
Price: Free! Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
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Remi Bajulaiye is engaged to Kayode Coker. She abandons a successful career in Lagos to start a new life with her fiance who lives in Berlin. But the man she meets is remarkably different from the man she thinks she knows. Will she decide to stay or leave without him?
2013 Hispanic Values Survey: How Shifting Religious Identities and Experiences are Influencing Hispanic Approaches to Politics
Price: Free! Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
The new Hispanic Values Survey conducted by the nonpartisan Public Religion Research Institute. The survey’s release coincides with the celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month.