Edible insects
Price: Free! Words: 90,600. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This publication grew from a small effort in 2003 in the FAO Forestry Department to document the role of insects in traditional livelihood practices in Central Africa and to assess the impact of harvesting insects in their natural habitats on the sustainability of forests.
The State of Food and Agriculture 2013
Price: Free! Words: 48,730. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The State of Food and Agriculture 2013: Food systems for better nutrition argues that improving nutrition and reducing these costs must begin with food and agriculture.
Genebank Standards for Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
Price: Free! Words: 48,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The Genebank Standards for Plant Genetic Resources for FAO lay down the procedures for conserving plant genetic resources.These voluntary Standards set the benchmark for current scientific and technical best practices, and support the key international policy instruments for the conservation and use of plant genetic resources.
Save and Grow: Cassava
Price: Free! Words: 39,950. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
How FAO's Save and Grow model of agriculture can help make intensive cassava farming more productive, profitable and sustainable.
Guidelines for the fisheries and aquaculture sector on damage and needs assessments in emergencies
Price: Free! Words: 30,820. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Populations depending on fisheries and aquaculture for their livelihoods are threatened not only by natural hazards but also by human-induced events and other developments beyond their control. A steering group of key fisheries and aquaculture sector stakeholders, FAO included, was formed to develop guidelines and best practice standards, and vulnerability analysis tools for the cluster.
The Golden Lands, Volume 1
Series: The Golden Lands. Price: Free! Words: 19,750. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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Left for dead by a band of strange, dark warriors, John Hedekira sets out on a quest to get revenge and to rescue his siblings from the hands of his attackers. Joining him is the kind, innocent Faith Pinck, and together they must stop the evil warriors before they can complete their mission: a dark plot to collide humanity with the world of an unholy, supernatural being.
The James Interlude
Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
In the upcoming book “The Inept Zombie Survivor” our nameless hero has a friend called James. James is also a survivor of the zombie apocalypse, mostly because he refuses to acknowledge that zombies exist, no matter how intrusive they are. He is grumpy, bad tempered and sometimes argumentative with a flair for denial.
The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2013
Price: Free! Words: 20,610. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Food-content guides
The 2013 report presents a broader suite of indicators that aim to capture the multidimensional nature of food insecurity, its determinants and outcomes. This suite, compiled for every country, allows a more nuanced picture of their food security status, guiding policy-makers in the design and implementation of targeted and effective policy measures that
The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture (SOFIA)
Price: Free! Words: 100,740. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
This new edition of The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture (SOFIA) highlights the significant role that fisheries and aquaculture plays in eliminating hunger, promoting health and reducing poverty.
Getting Grounded: For Health and Healing
Price: Free! Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
This book has been written to explore what grounding is and explains how to conduct a simple energy test to work out if you are grounded or not. Also, in this book are six correction exercises to encourage quicker and more efficient grounding.
De man die nog tien vingers lang te leven had
Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: Dutch. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
'De RFID chip kan uw leven redden!' Iedereen is verplicht een chip in een vinger te laten implanteren, al van bij de geboorte. Zogenaamd om ons te beschermen... maar is dat de werkelijke reden? Het lijkt eerder een zoveelste middel om de mens onder de duim te houden, te controleren. Eén man heeft echter een ingenieus plan bedacht om de chipcontrole te omzeilen, of toch niet?
The Birth Of Nago
Price: Free! Words: 3,780. Language: American English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Arlen is a simple thief, until he witnesses the murdering of a high lord. He is instantly swung into an adventure like no other, traversing the majestic land of Nago to find the killer, a treasure, and so much more.
Choral Music
Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Choral
Original choral compositions of choral music and original arrangements of music in the public domain.
Johnny Cantmove
Series: Small Stories for Big Professionals. Price: Free! Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Children’s books » Business, Careers, Occupations
A narrative to help us recognize that everyone has a purpose that burdens our everyday life and work. Johnny Cantmove has a stone to carry. Just like you! What´s your stone?
Bringing Hell
Price: Free! Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Bringing Hell is another controversial excursion into the abyss with the author of the popular Dead Echo.
Those Who Fought for Us
Series: Sutherland Saga, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 81,780. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Sutherland Saga Part 1. When Robert Sutherland and his friend Alastair Stewart meet fellow students Elizabeth Turnberry and Margaret MacCreedy in a pub in Edinburgh in the fall of 1913, relationships develop and dreams unfold. But the outbreak of war in the summer of 1914 will lead to deception, incarceration and murder. Is there hope at all for those who fought for us?
Aging With Health - The Secrets To Healthy Aging And Making The Best Of Your Golden Years.
With all the medical advances today, people are living longer than ever. But are they living quality lives? This book was written for anyone who wants to enjoy optimum health no matter what their age. Get your copy today and start living a life of joy, happiness and health. As Ms. Clark says, “Old age isn’t so bad when you consider the alternative”!
TideBreakers: Prize Seven
Series: TideBreakers. Price: Free! Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A TideBreakers short story. While attempting to commandeer a freighter, submarine pirate Leif Schreiber encounters a threat from his past.
Veil Of The Damned
Price: Free! Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult
"Please don't do this, please don't do this to us!" - A neighborhood is haunted by the powerful spirit of a prostitute, leading a vicious pack of hyena demons. Wallace, a young homeless man, is drawn into the conflict.
Hey! I'm the Talking Tom in your mobile.
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
It is an essay that tells the woes of the virtual pet in the mobile of most of us. The virtual pet should be treated same as a real one , that is the only expectation of this pet cat.