Books tagged: world history

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True Brit - Beatrice, 1940
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,080. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011 by Artemesia Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In 1940, Beatrice Sims, a spoiled English girl arrives in Santa Fe to escape the war in London. At first the twelve-year-old hates the dusty little town. But soon Beatrice makes friends and develops a crush on handsome Esteban. First accused of being faceta – stuck up, Beatrice learns to change tires, ride wild ponies and helps the nurse, Clementine Pope, rescue a sick baby on an Indian pueblo.
AP World History Quiz (Questions and Answers)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,450. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Over 300 questions (and Answers) are included in this study guide to help you prepare for the AP World History exam.
The World's Greatest Books
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 103,630. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
In THE WORLD'S GREATEST BOOKS an attempt has been made to effect a compendium of the world's best literature in a form that shall be at once accessible to every one and still faithful to its originals; or, in other words, it has been sought to allow the original author to tell his own story over again in his own language, but in the shortest possible space.
The Reality Of God Forces Other Realities
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Secretarius MEMPS. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
If you build a world on the basis of the unknown, the reality or fulfillment will always represent a threat of some sort. The would in which we live uses inferences, hypothises and theories and the primary reference points to substantiate its foundation. This clues us in on why there is so much change and evolution, because little is certain. This is a very unstable position to be in.
Around the World for 900 Years: Watching History Happen
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Price: Free! Words: 47,250. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Cole's history is World News, reported as it happens by a roving observer/commentator in an imaginary space station drifting around the Earth for 900 years. He observes interesting events that are happening about the same time in different parts of the world. The commentator has to return to base occasionally, and misses a lot of the dull bits.
Human Behaviour and World Politics: A Transdisciplinary Introduction
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 123,580. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The work traces the history of the study of world politics, and the consequent attempt to build a science of world affairs.
Riddle Me This
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
100 riddles to tease the brain or challenge the mind. The first 50 are about objects, philosophy, and other subjects. The next 50 are about various historical figures of fame or infamy. Test your knowledge and above all else enjoy!
The Mohammed Code
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,900. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Alexander the Great, Julius Caesar, Napoleon, and Adolph Hitler tried to take over the world. All of them failed. Yet an illiterate desert prophet enabled his followers to hammer together an empire 11 times the size of Alexander the Great’s conquests, 5 times the size of the Roman Empire, and 7 times the size of the USA. How did Mohammed pull it off? And how does his success threaten you and me?
Liberating the Future from the Past? Liberating the Past from the Future?
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
When the Berlin-based cultural magazine LETTRE INTERNATIONAL organized its philosophical essay competition, it received 2,481 submissions in seven languages from 123 countries. Juries chose 33 authors as finalists: this essay is one of these short-listed papers. It sends a farewell to the twentieth and a welcome to the tweny-first century.
The Cult of Plastic Reality
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
An analysis of American pop culture through historical lens, various factors are looked it to see how the entertainment industry is able to produced celebrities such as the Kardashians and Miley Cyrus and how they have such large followings. And what it means for North American society.