Books tagged: popular culture

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Black Not Blind
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 21,500. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Have you ever gotten mad to the point that you thought about killing the source of your aggravation? Are you familiar with the notion of being called an "angry Black man?" Have you ever had a desire to stand up in a crowded room (perhaps at school or work) and yelling, "I see what you are trying to do, I am Black not blind!" This book chronicles what it is like to be a Black man in the new south.
Quantum Nanotechnology
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,610. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
Hidden for five years, author Mark Cater unveils this astounding work that is the accumulated reasearch of over twenty years of work!
Poet in the Mall
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Dedicated to Federico Garcia Lorca, and reminiscent of his Poet in New York, Poet in the Mall contains 180 haiku, plus 21 poems: all observations and reflections on today's shopping malls, and the people who go there, for whatever purpose.
Human-Animal Studies: Cultural Studies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,030. 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 chapter "Hybrid Vigor" by Annie Potts and Philip Armstrong.
Jesus Potter Harry Christ: The Fascinating Parallels Between Two of the World's Most Popular Literary Characters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,530. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion
Jesus Potter Harry Christ uses the similarities between Jesus and Harry to re-open the debate over the historical Jesus, arguing that both Harry and Jesus are spiritual metaphors told in the literary form of historical fiction.
Memorable Films of the Forties
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,090. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
This book not only captures headliners like Laura, Casablanca, Easter Parade, Meet Me in St Louis, Yankee Doodle Dandy, All About Eve, Tree Grows in Brooklyn, 3 Musketeers, Picture of Dorian Gray and The Paleface, but also focuses on popular pix like Abbott & Costello Meet Frankenstein, Egg and I, Ali Baba and 40 Thieves, Cobra Woman, Cat and the Canary, Ghost Breakers, Caught, Glass Key, Dallas.
Hollywood Gold: Famous Films of the Forties & Fifties
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,870. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
This book's real meat lies in its extensive cast and camera credits plus background information and reviews on all 160 titles from Adventures of Mark Twain through to You Were Never Lovelier. Most enjoyable of many extras are the inside comments on Ghost of Frankenstein, Humoresque, The Killers, Letter from an Unknown Woman, Nightmare Alley, Niagara, The Thin Man, We're Not Married, Malaya, etc.
Evolution
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Price: Free! Words: 14,940. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A compact compilation of stories by author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott. Evolution showcases Jess’s penchant for working in various genres and formats--read with caution.
Fantasy: Myths and Media
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,380. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This book takes fantasy fans on a magic carpet ride, back to the days of yore when vampires and werewolves lived or so it was believed! The myths, history and origins of 10 fantasy figures are explored and compared with interpretations from movies, TV and books. Includes angels, witches, ghosts and fairies. The dream and crystal chapters show you how to bring some of the fantastic into your life.
Shit that Pisses Me Off
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Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011 by Magenta. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Should you need a license in order to become a parent? What’s wrong with calling people Ms. and Mr.? Why is casual day at the office insulting? Why should you take down the flag? Is women’s fiction really women’s fiction? Should we have professional jurors? Why shouldn’t athletes take performance-enhancing drugs? Why should you boycott marriage? And let’s talk about the weather report…