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Architects of Tomorrow, Volume 2
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Series: Architects of Tomorrow. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,740. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Web / general
For nearly 10 years, William Van Winkle has interviewed some of the most influential innovators, scientists, entrepreneurs, and luminaries behind today's technologies. In “Architects of Tomorrow, Volume 2,” you'll get inside the minds of Atari founder Nolan Bushnell, Pandora's Tim Westergren, the father of virtual reality, the world's first cyborg, and many more. Prepare to be amazed!
The Missouri Connection: Profiles of the Famous and Infamous
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
The Missouri Connection is a multi-cultural book which includes more than fifty short profiles of men and women who once lived in Missouri. Through their stories, the reader will learn how politicians,entrepreneurs, scientists,and others overcame obstacles, allowing them to contribute to our nation. Read about people during the Civil War, World War I & II, Women's Right Movement, and other events.
The Smuggler's Perfume
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,220. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
Brothers Hank and Alan, stumble on a secret that turns them into master spies in the blink of an eye. It was a peaceful summer until a stranger appeared with a brief case and some advice—“Smell the Rose Petals”. One sniff plunges the two brothers into the center of a major spy operation. Enlisting the help of the girl next door, they scramble to keep one-step ahead of danger.
Portraits of African American Leaders Volume I: Student Edition
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,210. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This educational book contains 14 male and female African American inventors, firsts, and political leaders who are not widely seen in U.S. history books, but have made major contributions to not only the United States, but to the world. This book also contains educational assessments, such as vocabulary words, review questions, lessons, and graphic organizers. This is the Student edition.
Twelve Inventors Who Changed the World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,000. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
This book discusses several virtually unknown but amazing inventors and also provides incredibly impressive but little known histories of some recognized inventors. The entire technology of the world we live in today is quite literally built on the work of these individuals. A study of their achievements and the reasons for their achievements despite huge obstacles is worthwhile for anyone.
Tesla, A Worthy of His Time, A Screenplay
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,930. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Category: Screenplays » Biographical
Feature-length biopic of Nikola Tesla, The Inventor of the Twentieth Century. Genius. Visionary. Madman? Tesla pioneered AC electricity and countless other inventions we effortlesly use today. Yet Tesla was a driven and lonely man who, though famous at first, died in obscurity. Why did that happen? The screenplay blends historical fact with speculative imagination.
Stop Judicial Abuse
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Series: Patent Reform, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
The treatment of individual pro per inventors shows how federal courts, federal judges and the Supreme Court operate as willful decision makers of a judicial system which institutionalizes judicial abuse.
Steam Powered Heart
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Hayden Adams and Adrian Watkins are inventors in the steampunk city of Zenith. Hoping to exhibit at the World Fair, Adrian and Hayden have created a steam powered heart, an anatomically correct working replica of a real human heart. But as the new heart begins to beat, another is slowly coming to a halt as Adrian discovers his heart is failing.
How Federal Courts Defraud Patent Owners
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Series: Patent Reform, Book 3 · Court Reform, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 1,020. Language: American English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
Having found his patent invalid without determining his claim of patent infringement, courts have precluded the patent owner from participating in his case.
Non Existent Discipline of Federal Judges
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Series: Court Reform, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: American English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
Federal judges are the unelected and unaccountable hacks of the capitalist system which now controls our government. They serve the interests of corporations which now hire the legislators, executives, and judges to write and rule the laws in their favor.