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How to Retire in Colombia
By Les Johns
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,980. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
If life in the Republic of Colombia appeals as a retirement option or as a lifestyle at any age then this book will be of interest. Much research time will be saved by reading this book and following the resource links included. It is important to address all parameters before a move abroad on a permanent basis is made. For retirees this is very true because the time for recovery is short.
From the Arquebus to the Breechloader: How Firearms Transformed Early Infantry Tactics
By Piers Platt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,550. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
From their earliest incarnations in the 14th Century – which were as much a danger to their operator as they were to the enemy – to the breech-loading rifles of the 19th century, "From the Arquebus to the Breechloader" traces the technological advancements that revolutionized weapons, and how infantry tactics were forced to evolve as new and more lethal weapons were developed.
Studying the Book of Obadiah: One of the Twelve Prophets
By Michael Hanck
Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
This is a Bible Study on the Book of Obadiah, from a Lutheran Perspective, that explores this book's presentation of Jacob and Esau, Meaning and Message, and, through basic questions, the implications for our lives. It is meant to be used in a small group; however, it is hoped that it will still be beneficial for even a lone student. This study covers the entirety of the Book of Obadiah.
Confessions of a Weary Business Traveler - Europe and Asia Pacific
By Malcolm Teasdale
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 49,000. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The factual but quirky events of Malcolm Teasdale's business travel experiences throughout Europe and Asia Pacific. Cultural challenges, alongside misunderstandings and misinterpretation abound in such places as Great Britain, Russia, China, India, Singapore, Australia, Philippines, and many others.
The Big Obama Bubble
By Anonymous
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,840. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
No it’s not a Rally, No it’s not a Boom, It’s the Big Obama Bubble! As stock market indices rise to ever increasing all-time highs all declare this unfathomable rise in stock prices is due to the Federal Reserve’s continuing Quantitative Easing program, but it is not. Rather stock markets are being driven relentlessly upwards through the actions of the President of the United States!
The Ten Best Simply Sweet Cupcakes
By Big Ideas Press
Series: The Ten Best, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Desserts
Big Ideas Press offers 10 delicious, year-round cupcake recipes. Our easy-to-follow recipes are perfect for everyday snacks, parties, school bake sales, holiday dinners, potlucks, and charity fundraisers. Satisfy your sweet tooth with such recipes as Chocolate Pecan Carmel Cupcakes, Pina Colada Cupcakes, Mocha Cupcakes with Coco Curls, Sprinkles and Espresso Buttercream Frosting, and more!
Confessions of a Weary Business Traveler - The Americas
By Malcolm Teasdale
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 39,810. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The factual but quirky events of Malcolm Teasdale's business travel experiences throughout the Americas. Cultural challenges, alongside misunderstandings and misinterpretation abound in such places as Argentina, Colombia, Peru, Belize, Panama, Chile, and the Caribbean.
Guttural Pouches In Horses: Evolution, Function And Mycosis
By Dirk Bontes
Price: $1.12 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
There are unique organs in the head of the horse: guttural pouches. In this short article the mysteries of their evolution, function and the reason of their mycosis are explained for the first time. The two main chapters are the Introduction and the Discussion. In the Introduction the pertinent facts are presented by means of many quotes. The Discussion has the explanations.
How to Screw Employees?: Project Management Advice from Top Project Managers of the World
By Jhilmil Mukherjee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Project Management
I interviewed top project managers of the world and gathered their methods, processes and policies of "screwing employees‟. Here is the gist of interviews for your reading pleasure.
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.
The Seven Natural Wonders Of The Earth
By Anna Othitis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Travel
Are you ready to take to the skies? Then welcome to Angelic Airlines! Come join the adventures of Captain Frankie and the Angelic Airlines flying angel as they travel across the world to the Seven Natural Wonders of the Earth. Captain Frankie is waiting for you to book your ticket, safely stow your bags, and open your eyes to the beautiful places created for all of us to visit.
Wisdom of the Ages
By Gareth Harvey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,860. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Wisdom of the Ages is the autobiography and life lessons of Reginald Harvey. What started as random thoughts on paper has been conceived into a fully detailed book on his life and the lessons he has learned along his journey. It is told in an easy going manner with charm and humour. An interesting read.
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,
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 7 - May 2012
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 194,530. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Election Law
Yale Law Journal (May 2012) features articles by such scholars as Richard Re and Christopher Re (voting and 14th Amendment), Nathan Chapman and Michael McConnell (due process as separation of powers), Bruce Cain (redistricting commissions), Christopher Elmendorf and David Schleicher (districting for low-information voters), and Joseph Fishkin (weighted voting); plus student Notes and a Comment.
A Safe Taste
By Beatrice Preti
Price: Free! Words: 6,280. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Health & healing / allergy
Dozens of recipes free of major allergens, including nuts, dairy, eggs, wheat, fish, and soy.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 121, Number 8 - June 2012
By Yale Law Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 162,900. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Yale Law Journal, June 2012, features Ian Ayers on opt-out provisions and economics of rule-altering; James Greiner & Cassandra Pattanayak on randomized evaluation in legal assistance; and Joshua Wright on conflicts between antitrust policy and consumer protection. Students explore discovery after changes in pretrial dismissal rules, mandatory arbitration, fair notice, and corporate purposes.