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Debian: Try It; You'll Like It
Price: Free! Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
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If you can run a Windows or Mac at home and do alright, you can learn to run Debian Linux just as easily. Best of all, it will free you from the control of some corporation that doesn't know you exist.
Participatory Planning in Plan Preparation
Price: Free! Words: 24,290. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
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There are many practices in Delhi which is seen as a good example of participatory planning and the concerns arises when we want to replicate in other cities and towns then it becomes imperative to look in detail the process and their allied pros and cons so that a more effective model can be adapted and adopted for implementation.
When I grow up I want to be a cowboy.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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An average everyday child of the 60's should have an autobiography right? This is about what I knew when I was growing up and did not have to wish I knew. This is about what I want my kids to know and why not everybody else in the process.
Random Angels, Snapshots Of The People Of Los Angeles.
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
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This snapshots in this book are of the surprising, unexpected people of Los Angeles. From the homeless man in San Pedro to the movie star on a set in Koreatown, Random Angels reflects a patchwork city of remarkable diversity.
The Frank Jay Raven Story
Price: Free! Words: 18,820. Language: American English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
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The story behind the man Time Magazine credited as levying “the most severe blow to American business prestige in China since the founding of the [Shanghai] International Settlement in 1843” – Frank Raven.
Fast Track Your Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,980. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Why waste years learning the tricks of the trade about novel writing? "Fast Track Your Novel" is an absolutely brilliant must have valuable informative resource book for novel writers of all abilities, from the first time writer to the more experienced writer. Learn all about story elements in detail, and how these elements affect a story. Discover how to weave a story, and tantalize the reader
Abstain
Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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Abstinence is only painless when advising someone else to do it. See more free articles on recovery by Douglas Hankins here at Smashwords.
Book Marketing is Dead: Book Promotion Secrets You Must Know Before You Publish Your Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,130. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
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A brief book-marketing guide for self-publishing authors.
Hell Is Not the Issue
Price: Free! Words: 64,920. Language: American English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Eschatology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
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Have you ever asked yourself, "How can a loving, merciful God send millions of people to Hell forever without hope?" Not only does this book address the hope that exists for all who are not found written in the Book of Life, but it makes the entire issue of Hell and Satan make sense. God is interested in creating a win-win for everyone, and not even Hell is exempt from God's glorious plan.
They Shoot Weddings, Don't They?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Weddings » Wedding customs, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
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A candid, behind-the-scenes look at wedding photography in the days before digital. This poignant, honest, true-life tale reveals the intense, sometimes humorous, but never boring love-hate relationship that can exist between photographer and subject.
Anatomy of a Ponzi: Scams Past and Present
Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 62,980. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / investing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning
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Bernard Madoff, Tom Petters and others amassed fortunes in massive Ponzi schemes, ruining unsuspecting investors, unaware their investments were connected to these criminals. The biggest Ponzi scheme of all time is about to collapse. Find out exactly where and when, and how to escape the carnage.
Finessing The Stone
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 11. Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
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This is a book for the advanced Diamond Palmist's. By this time, your Hand or Palm should be trained up enough to endure the immense shock and awe that it will need, to withstand the forces you will be subjecting it to. You should also by now, know the body mechanics needed to successfully complete a single Cement Patio Slab break, without the use of padding or protection for the Palm.
115 recipes in 5 minutes for holiday. Cookbook FREE Dowload
Price: Free! Words: 8,740. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Cookies
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FREE Dowload Cookbook of Recipes. You dont know how to prepare your favourite dishes? Do You want to save your private time? Do You want to be healthy? So - the best recipes to live long and happily. Cookbook in 5 minutes.
Well Water Woman
Series: Grandmothers, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
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Well Water Woman is a personal narrative of a Chinese American female who explores and reconstructs her journey from girlhood to womanhood, piecing information from two generations of memories to weave the life and legacy of the paternal grandmother whom she has never personally met. This short memoir explores the inner workings of spirit through the cycle of birth, life, death, and eternity.
Owning It: The Aspiring Entrepreneur's Guide to Planning & Launching a Successful Business
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,470. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
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Owning It: The Aspiring Entrepreneur's Guide to Planning & Launching a Successful Business walks 1st-time entrepreneurs through the process of planning and launching their new businesses. The book explains the foundational concepts of business planning and offers worksheets and templates to help aspiring entrepreneurs launch successful companies.
Wounded Lambs in the Shepherd’s Embrace
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,660. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
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In the overburdened foster system abused and neglected children may need a heavenly Father to work a miraculous deliverance. As an older infertile couple, we tried domestic and foreign adoption with no success. Then we became foster parents with eight children in and out of our home within a year. The next two children’s cases presented more challenges, calling us to a deep persevering faith.
The Future of Western Civilization-Introduction to the Series
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 0. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
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Melanie Mortiboys interviews Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft on the purpose and vision for his Future of Western Civilization series of interviews with visionary leaders.
China Experts the Unorthodox
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
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This is a book intended to give the reader some unique insights into the psyche and behaviors of the people of modern China. It has been authored by two expatriates from Australia and the US, who have resided and worked in China mainland for over a decade each. So, settle back and enjoy reading an original take on why the Chinese do what they do.
Meaning: the History of Western Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 41,020. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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This engaging and educational work examines the history of western philosophy and many of the greats who contributed to it, beginning with Socrates and Plato and ending with Nietzsche, Sartre and Camus. It provides an introduction to key western schools of thought and represents a valuable reference tool for philosophy students, while also showing how these philosophies are applicable today.
Walking Through Cornflakes
Price: Free! Words: 22,550. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Learning disabilities
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My daughter Helen, who had moderate learning difficulties, died at the age of 33 in 2009. Helen worked hard to overcome her problems and had reached a stage in her life where she was about to part-own her own home. After a final viewing we were so happy, but roughly 90 minutes later, Helen passed away. She had suffered a massive DVT due to the medication prescribed three months earlier.