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1814: Crime and Capital Punishment:
By XerXes Xu
Price: Free! Words: 170,630. Language: British English. Published: April 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
An analysis of who was sentenced to death and who was hung, for what, and how, in early 19th Century London, accompanied by records of their trials.
Bible Survey: Useful Information About Every Book in the Bible
By Edwin Walhout
Price: Free! Words: 96,470. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
Historical settings, occasions, content summaries, perspectives, memorable moments – lots of background information to help you understand the Bible’s message.
God And His Attributes (In Islamic Teachings)
By Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari
Price: Free! Words: 69,220. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by Little Totoro. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Shi'a
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GOD AND HIS ATTRIBUTES explains the monotheistic view of Islam in twenty-one lessons with brilliant clarity. Drawing heavily on the Traditions of the Prophet as well as extensive quotes from the Quran, the author logically refutes the materialist point of view while presenting sound reasoning for the monotheistic worldview.
The Smokefree Way
By Tamir Turgal
Price: Free! Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
READ YOUR WAY TO STOP SMOKING. THE MOST INNOVATIVE, UP-TO-DATE AND INTELLIGENT QUIT SMOKING METHOD
The Bob Mayer Sampler
By Bob Mayer
Price: Free! Words: 120,630. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by Cool Gus Publishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
This is NOT a book, but a compilation of covers, author’s notes and sample chapters taken from the ongoing 25-year career of NY Times Bestselling Author Bob Mayer. This library sample will give you a unique and comprehensive look into the way in which Bob blends some of the most interesting facts from history with some of the most ingenious fictional worlds and characters.
University of Chicago Law Review: Volume 78, Number 4 - Fall 2011
By University of Chicago Law Review
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 238,070. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Issue 4 features Cass Sunstein (empirically informed regulation), Jonathan Bressler (jury nullification and Reconstruction), Daniel Schwarcz (standardized insurance policies), & Bertral Ross II (against constitutional mainstreaming in statutory interpretation). Also includes a review of the book The Master Switch, and student Comments on such subjects as same-sex divorce and religion in prison.
University of Chicago Law Review: Volume 79, Number 2 - Spring 2012
By University of Chicago Law Review
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 178,790. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Includes Eric Biber, writing on variations in science, experts, and environmental law; Frederic Bloom * Christopher Serkin, on suing courts and takings of property; Myriam Gilles and Gary Friedman, on aggregating consumer litigation after the AT&T Mobility decision on class actions; and David Skeel, Jr., on the possibility of bankruptcy for several U.S. states; plus Aziz Huq and student research.
University of Chicago Law Review: Volume 79, Number 3 - Summer 2012
By University of Chicago Law Review
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 146,190. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jury
Contents for the Summer 2012 issue include: "Orwell's Armchair," by Derek E. Bambauer; "Jury Nullification in Modified Comparative Negligence Regimes," by Eli K. Best & John J. Donohue III; and "Allocating Pollution," by Arden Rowell; plus several student Comments, including topics of tax discrimination, immigration, mergers, and children's residence.
University of Chicago Law Review: Volume 79, Number 4 - Fall 2012
By University of Chicago Law Review
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 210,250. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
This fourth issue of 2012 features articles from internationally recognized legal scholars, and extensive research in Comments authored by University of Chicago Law School students. Authors include Aaron-Andrew Bruhl & Ethan Leib; Adam Cox & Eric Posner; Micah Schwartzman; and Saul Levmore. Topics include Elected Judges and Statutory Interpretation; Delegation in Immigration Law; and religion.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 1 - October 2011
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,520. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
This issue of The Yale Law Journal (the first issue of Volume 121, academic year 2011-2012, Volume 121) features compelling articles and essays on jurisprudence, tort law, and other areas of interest. Contributors include such noted scholars as Jules Coleman, Ariel Porat, and Mark Geistfeld. The issue also features student contributions on counter-terrorism and on felon disenfranchisement.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 2 - November 2011
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,780. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Yale Law Journal, Nov. 2011: Contents include "Outcasting: Enforcement in Domestic and International Law," by Oona Hathaway & Scott J. Shapiro; "Prods and Pleas: Limited Government in an Era of Unlimited Harm," by Benjamin Ewing & Douglas A. Kysar; Note, "Baseline Framing in Sentencing," by Daniel M. Isaacs; & Comment, "The Anti-Federalists and Presidential War Powers," by Cameron O. Kistler.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 3 - December 2011
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120,260. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
Yale Law Journal (third issue of Vol. 121, academic year 2011-12) features articles on "patent inflation" and on implementing federal health care reform within a state via federalism. Contributors include Jonathan Masur and Abbe Gluck. The issue also features student contributions on punitive damages in tort law, taxation and "common control" doctrine, and the proper role of the Solicitor General.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 4 - January 2012
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 123,700. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil Procedure
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 121, No. 4 - January 2012: Principal contributors include Louis Kaplow (on burdens of proof and their justifications), Richard Schragger (on democracy and debt), and Anna Gelpern (on quasi-sovereign bankruptcy). The issue also features student contributions on guilty plea colloquys for immigrants, and on voting rights' historical lessons from the school re-segregation cases.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 5 - March 2012
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 117,830. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Tax law
Yale Law Journal, Vol. 121, No. 5 (March 2012): Principal contributors include Ruth Mason and Michael Knoll (an article on tax discrimination), and Michael Graetz and Alvin Warren, Jr. (a featured essay also analyzing tax discrimination). Student contributions discuss such issues as the 26th Amendment's enforcement power, the Attestation Clause in history, and software licensing agreements.
Brains for the Zombie Soul
By Michelle Hartz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,660. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
No matter how many brains you consume, it will never satisfy the soul. The stories within are intended to stir passion into the reader. Here are stories of love, of anger, and of perseverance. Hopefully, they will inspire you to overcome the difficulties you face in everyday life, and warm your heart, whether or not it still beats.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 6 - April 2012
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 130,050. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Yale Law Journal (6th issue of Volume 121, Apr. 2012): Contributors include Daryl Levinson (on votes and rights), Michelle Wilde Anderson (on dissolving cities), and Patricia Bella (on WikiLeaks and national security law). The issue also features student contributions on elected prosecutors in legal history and on execution of the mentally retarded as an issue under section 1983 civil rights law.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 64, Issue 1 - January 2012
By Stanford Law Review
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 142,850. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Contents of the January 2012 issue include Joseph Blocher, "The Right Not to Keep or Bear Arms," Samuel Rascoff, "Establishing Official Islam?," and Kevin Walsh on the health law mandate in Obamacare; plus articles on state standing (Kenneth Cuccinelli, II, E. Duncan Getchell, Jr., & Wesley Russell, Jr.) and lobbying (Richard Hasen); and a Note on bringing judicial takings claims (Josh Patashnik).
Stanford Law Review: Volume 64, Issue 2 - February 2012
By Stanford Law Review
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 116,480. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Stanford Law Review (Feb. 2012) contains studies of law, economics, and social policy by recognized scholars on diverse topics of interest to the academic and professional community. Authors are Matthew Waxman, on national security; Nita Farahany, on bad thoughts; and Peter Conti-Brown, on elective shareholder liability. The issue adds a student Note on AEDPA and a Comment on extraterrioriality.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 64, Issue 3 - March 2012
By Stanford Law Review
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 128,840. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The March 2012 issue of the Stanford Law Review contains studies of law, economics, and social policy by recognized scholars on diverse topics of interest to the academic and professional community. Contributors include Jordan Barry; Karen Knop, Ralf Michaels & Annelise Riles; Kathryn Judge; plus the issue has 2 student articles. Topics include actual innocence, feminism and culture, and finance.
Stanford Law Review: Volume 64, Issue 4 - April 2012
By Stanford Law Review
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 139,660. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Stanford Law Review, Apr. 2012, features Brian Galle (carrots and sticks in choice of price instruments), Dan Kahan, David Hoffman, Donald Braman, Danieli Evans & Jeffrey Rachlinski ("Cognitive Illiberalism and the Speech-Conduct Distinction"), Adriaan Lanni & Adrian Vermeule (constitutions in the ancient world), and Dotan Oliar (the copyright-innovation tradeoff); plus two student Notes,