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Just Say No To Polemics: Three Christian Essays on Islam and Islamic History
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion
These three essays offer an inter-religious and philosophical examination of Islam from a Christian perspective. This book examines the insight of two Muslim authors, Al-Farabi and Al-Ghazali, before addressing the question of Islam for Christianity. Do Muslims worship the same God as Christians? Can a Christian believe Muhammad is a prophet?
In Defense of Advertising: Arguments From Reason, Ethical Egoism, and Laissez-Faire Capitalism
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Series: Advertising. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Advertising
A theoretical defense based on the philosophy of Ayn Rand and the economics of Ludwig von Mises, this book argues that the social and economic criticisms of advertising are false because they are based on a false philosophic and economic world view. Only an alternative world view can refute the charges and put forth a positive moral evaluation of advertising's role in human life.
The Whispering Wind
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
An ass is a humble observer in the lives of two heroic masters on opposite sides of a bloody battle during World War One. For decades beyond that battle, the memories drift upon the whispering wind, lingering in the shadows of the unseen.
According to Jesus?
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Price: Free! Words: 48,470. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
What would Jesus think about drugs, dinosaurs, superheroes, guns, Christmas trees, fairies or gaming? Although he said nothing about these things specifically, it is possible to be deeply and positively influenced by the Person, life, resurrection and especially the death of Christ while investigating the facts. This book shows how.
The Harvest of Reason
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 107,370. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
African American Ph.D. student Maddie Hawkins loves science, but the world of academia is a minefield of sexism, racism and egoism. Blue-eyed graduate student John Pitts is a cocky genius, an individualist and a lady’s man; everything Maddie disapproves of. Yet the heart leads you where reason would forbid, "and when the fire of love is ablaze" it burns "to ashes the harvest of reason."
Answering Aunt Bertha ... Regarding Her God And Faith
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Price: Free! Words: 72,690. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
An aging unbeliever responds to an aunt's proselytizing in this frank critique of religious thought and behavior. The author's decades-old quest to better comprehend and explain believers and their faith-driven ways leads to some novel conclusions. Primal instincts figure prominently in this forthright contemplation of why modern humans continue to embrace the beliefs of ancient men.
The Achievements and the Days Book V. The improbable Rise of the Free Man
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,910. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Book V details the expansion of the Christian nations, their interaction with other religions and secular entities and ends with the potential role of the United States. It documents the failures of man to live up to the ideals that some have fervently set for the human race and leaves open the hope that further progress will lead us closer to the ideal of human behavior.
Reason (Part One of The Arbiter Project Trilogy)
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Series: The Arbiter Project, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,100. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Senator Adam Lucas is desperate for justice when his daughter is brutally murdered at the hands of a serial killer. Hans Richter, a German scientist, is working on a top secret project at a hidden Army base in Eastern New Mexico. The discoveries they make will shock them and inexplicably link them together in a high-stakes game of corruption and lies involving the highest levels of government.
Debating Reason
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
This book is a collection of musings on humanity’s actions, inactions and desires regarding issues that affect everyday life, including the environment, religion, sexuality, government, war, the legal system and even our own attitudes. Throughout this text is the idea that at times reason is overlooked or even lost when it comes to what we do and want.
A Reason For Dying
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 99,980. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Agent Laura Daniels’ career soared when the FBI assigned her to the anthrax letter case after 9/11. But failing to crack the case landed her in the Seattle Field Office. Now Daniels’ career rides on getting the answers she needs. But she discovers the stakes are far higher than she anticipated. And the answer she gets is the last thing on Earth she’d expect.