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Trembling in the Ivory Tower: Excesses in the Pursuit of Truth and Tenure
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,780. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
In this gem of a book, scholar and wit Kenneth Lasson takes on all manner of excesses in the Ivory Tower which, from his insider's viewpoint, constitute little less than a full-scale assault on American values and mores. Lasson uses his sharply pointed pen to skewer both the powerful and the petty, from perpetually outraged law professors and would-be literati to ethnic hatemongers with tenure.
Dating Games
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,220. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
The matchmakers are out in force, and both Rachel Todd and Colin McKenna are targets. It seems only sensible to combine forces, pretend to date each other, and get all the matchmakers off the trail... until the dating game gets all too serious. Book #5 in the McKenna Series.
The Best Little Scholarship Book In The World
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 19,860. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Getting into college
The Reference book for future College Scholarship Champions. Whether you are in middle school or high school, and thinking about going to college, then you will want to make sure that you will have enough money for tuition and expenses! Getting scholarships are easy, especially when you have the information packed inside this ebook!
Going with the Pitch: Adjusting to Baseball, School and Life as a Division I College Athlete (Second Edition)
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 200,280. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
This book, a four part chronicle beginning with my freshman year and culminating with senior year, offers an insider’s view into the life of a college athlete. As I share my experiences on the baseball diamond, in the classroom, and up in the dorm room, the entire college baseball experience comes to life in this personal "Road to Omaha".
Desperate Guide: Financial Aid, Scholarships Around the World 2012
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,070. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
Financial Aid, Scholarship and College Around the World Guidebook! 11 Countries, 70 Universities, 11 Government Scholarships, and 105 University Scholarships! (Twice as many colleges and university scholarships featured!) Features Universities and Scholarships from: United States (US), United Kingdom (UK), Australia, Japan, China, Singapore, Canada, Denmark, South Korea, New Zealand, and Norway
Cribs
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Interdisciplinary
This is a handy reference for scholars across disciplines—history, literature, philosophy, social sciences, education, consulting, and more.
NCAA Recruit Tips
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,520. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Get behind-the-scenes tips that will help you earn athletic scholarships including… - #1 Rule to Get Noticed as a Recruit - 9 Reasons Why Players Are Recruited - 1st Question College Coaches Will Ask You - 10 Must-Ask Questions for Campus Visits - University and NCAA Academic Requirements - Understanding How Coaches Build Their Watch Lists - What to Expect Each Year in High School
Swim Recruit
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Price: Free! Words: 12,450. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Teenager Abby Donahue hopes to score a college swimming scholarship at Northwestern. But on her recruiting trip, she meets freshman Reese McGowan who's just badmouthed the school to another recruit. As Abby unravels the mystery underlying Reese’s disdain, she begins to unlock her own hidden emotions about her father. Together they battle bullies on the team and fight for their families.
The Trickster's Guide to College
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,850. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life
General education for 12 years of your life doesn't mean you're ready for college. It only means you did what you were told. In this book, find out what separates those who succeed from those who fail with tips, tricks, and wisdom you won't find anywhere else. Do you know what a "brain dump" is or why it's important to have Semester Friends? Have you ever done "the walk-spin?" No? Read on.
In Florida with Fulbright
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,510. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book reveals how I had the opportunity to go to Florida, what experiences I lived through and what my thoughts and feelings are about those two years after I returned home. I draw parallels between life in the USA and Hungary in regards to its people. I compare the differences between the experiences that I had during my years of higher education and philosophy of life in general.