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Improve Your College Academic Essays
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 38,070. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature
Learn how to write better academic essays through this Improve Your College Academic Essays ebook. It uses a highly structured process of writing essays;it breaks the writing process into many subparts. A peer uses this highly structured peer review process after each of your writing subparts in the writing process. Improve your writing through these frequent peer reviews.
Revenge of the Donut Boys: True Stories of Lust, Fame, Survival and Multiple Personality
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 119,740. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Essay » Literature
From ground zero of the deadliest wildfire in California history, to gangsta-rap pioneer Ice Cube, to newly-minted billionaire Mark Cuban, to a swingers' “fantasy weekend," to the Newark, NJ, ghetto, these stories from Esquire and Rolling stone writer Mike Sager bring into sharp focus the state of modern America.A second edition of the author's bestselling collection. Updated with new material.
Heyer Society - Essays on the Literary Genius of Georgette Heyer
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 58,340. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2018 by Overlord Publishing. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors
Featuring contributions from renowned Heyer biographer Jennifer Kloester, heading up a talented team of Heyer devotees, this far-ranging and thought-provoking collection considers topics as diverse as intimacy, privilege, historical accuracy and contemporary analysis, along with looks at Heyer's influences, and the many writers – and readers – she continues to influence worldwide.
She's Got This! Essays on Standing Strong and Moving On
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 74,110. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2019 by Write on Mamas. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors, Essay » Literature
Boldly and unapologetically told, the essays featured in this powerful collection exemplify strength and resilience as these writers—published authors as well as fresh voices—take their truths public. Filled with hope, humor, and determination, these stories tackle love, loss, friendship, identity, and parenthood. She’s Got This is their anthem, one that will resonate with women everywhere.
Enfance berlinoise
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 33,250. Language: French. Published: July 6, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Essay » Literature
Un texte autobiographique d’une très grande sensiblité lyrique et philosophique qui traite de la crise d’identité de Walter Benjamin, à travers le récit de son enfance. On y reconnait le positionnement successif de l’auteur en tant qu’Allemand, Français, Juif ou communiste.
Perilous and Fair: Women in the Works and Life of J. R. R. Tolkien
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,860. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Mythopoeic Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Essays, Essay » Literature
Perilous and Fair includes seven classic articles as well as seven new examinations of women in Tolkien’s works and life. These fourteen articles bring together perspectives not only on Tolkien’s most commonly discussed female characters—Éowyn, Galadriel, and Lúthien—but also on less studied figures such as Nienna, Yavanna, Shelob, and Arwen.
Receitas de Grandes Negócios
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 25,450. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management, Essay » Literature
"Receitas de Grandes Negócios" é um bem-humorado receituário de gestão, que aborda com despojamento e simplicidade os temas do dia-a-dia da administração de negócios. Cada página é como uma semente: algumas irão germinar imediatamente em seu cérebro, outras vão demorar mais, aguçando sua reflexão e tornando sua leitura ainda mais rica e agradável.
Laurie R. King's Sherlock Holmes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature
Essays by Laurie R. King on Sherlock Holmes and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Gestão de Mudanças em Tempos de Oportunidades
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 19,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Free enterprise, Essay » Literature
A administração tem teorias e regras; a mudança é feita com muita calma, assoprando para não doer. As empresas estão se adaptando aos tempos modernos como única saída para a sobrevivência. Cada vez mais virtuais, terceirizam a produção, fazem novas parcerias, ampliam os negócios. As mudanças são tão necessárias quanto temidas.
Margins Made Visible, Femspec Issue 1.1
Series: Femspec Articles. Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Essays
Pike's review of Laurence Schimel, ed., Things Invisible to see: Gay and Lesbian Tales of Magical Realism (Cambridge, MA: Circlet Press, 1998, paper, 12.95) explores domains in which gender and desire are flexible, using the concept of border land communities.
Where I Stand: On the Signing Community and My DeafBlind Experience
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,320. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Handtype Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
This collection of essays from one of the country’s leading voices on issues facing the signing community appears at a time of troubling trends and exciting new developments. Filled with startling observations and unapologetic assertions, Where I Stand challenges and broadens readers’ understanding of an important but often overlooked community.
Hypatia: Her Life and Times
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,740. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Essay » Literature
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Hypatia of Alexandria. Who was she? A brilliant 5C scientist murdered by a religious mob? An aging academic killed by a rival political force? A sorceress who kept Alexandria in thrall through satanic wiles? Innovative mathematician or a geometry teacher? Discover the answers to these questions and more through this collection of essays on the life and times of Hypatia, Lady Philosopher.
Il Mare Sulle Labbra - Affettuoso ricordo di Rino Gaetano in un singolo atto
Price: $5.59 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: Italian. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Music » Alternative
Breve ritratto di Rino Gaetano, che dai sentimenti partiva e ai sentimenti tornava, passando per un impegno mai pedante, mai calligrafico, mai didascalico. Un outsider tra malinconia e ironia, sradicato dalla natia Calabria, romano d'adozione. Sei soli dischi per restare una presenza viva nel panorama musicale italiano. Un cantautore diverso, non una meteora.
Géométries du désir
Price: $7.55 USD. Words: 35,150. Language: French. Published: June 8, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
Le cheminement du désir n’est point rectiligne. Il emprunte des tangentes, il esquisse des triangles, il s’enfonce dans des cercles vicieux. Dans les essais réunis ici par Mark Anspach et présentés pour la première fois en France, René Girard montre que les plus grands écrivains sont des géomètres du désir.
Leo, luego escribo. Ideas para disfrutar de la lectura
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,500. Language: Spanish. Published: January 7, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Si quieres aprender a disfrutar la lectura sin que nadie te obligue a hacerlo, échale una mirada a este libro. Éste es un libro que se debe a ellos, los lectores, porque su sentido es contagiar complicidades para la lectura en general.
Christopher G. Moore Collected Essays (The Cultural Detective / Faking It in Bangkok / Fear and Loathing in Bangkok)
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 228,350. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Political
Christopher G. Moore Collected Essays (The Cultural Detective / Faking It in Bangkok / Fear and Loathing in Bangkok)
The Lonely Hedonist: True Stories of Sex, Drugs, Dinosaurs and Peter Dinklage
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 72,780. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2017 by The Sager Group. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » History of sex
Bestselling author Mike Sager has been called “the Beat poet of American journalism." This is his sixth collection of true stories–sixteen intimate profiles of larger-than-life Americans both famous and obscure, including the founder an exclusive Hollywood sex club, a Montana rancher who found the most amazing dino fossil ever, the forgotten sixth member of the seminal rap group N.W.A., and more.
Valéry face à ses idoles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,380. Language: French. Published: November 22, 2010 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Essay » Literature
"Les seuls problèmes que Valéry ait affrontés en initié sont ceux de l’écriture. Son culte de la rigueur se réduit à l’effort vers un éclat abstrait du discours. Ne rien laisser à l’improvisation ou à l’inspiration (synonymes maudits à ses yeux), surveiller les mots, les peser, ne jamais oublier que le langage est l’unique réalité." Emil Cioran
The Figure of Beatrice
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Essay » Literature
One of the most ambitious essays in the interpretation of Dante our time has seen...his interpretation of the role of Beatrice is a subtle and individual one.
Dia de Mudança
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 36,360. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management, Essay » Literature
Com seu estilo ousado, irreverente e bem-humorado, Mario Persona aponta um novo endereço para quem está disposto a mudar sua forma de enxergar o mercado e o sucesso profissional. Em "Dia de Mudança" o mestre do storytelling leva você passear em um caminhão de grandes sacadas de carreira e muita sabedoria fora-da-caixa para você vencer em um mundo em constante mutação.

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