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THE QURAN: Three Translations of The (KORAN) in Plain and Simple English for A Better Easier Understanding
By Faisal Fahim
Price: Free! Words: 578,040. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings
THE QURAN: Three Translations of The (KORAN) in Plain and Simple English for A Better Easier Understanding
On Two Fronts
By Adam Fenner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,900. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014 by 13Thirty Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"There is nothing else out there like On Two Fronts by Sgt Adam Fenner and Lance Taubold. It's not a book about war; it's a book about people, about separation, about living, home, friends, love, and heartache. I love this book." Heather Graham, NY Times Bestselling Author
The Desideratum
By G. Lewis Bauman
Price: Free! Words: 198,310. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
Exclusive and competing spiritual and social belief structures existing in contemporary times are steeped in fantasy, and condemn nations and ethnic groups to a constant state of agitation, conflict and privation. The Desideratum teaches that salvation will be found only by yielding to the same Providential Laws of Reality and Truth that guide every aspect of the living universe.
Encounters with an Inexplicable Man: Stories of Osho as Told by his People
By Savita Brandt
Price: $14.90 USD. Words: 111,420. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Osho, then known as Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, drew world attention by driving Rolls Royces, dressing in otherworldly robes and attracting vast numbers of red-clothed followers. Savita Brandt brings together stories of those who lived through extraordinary times close to this man whose views so challenged Indian and Western society and whose hundreds of books continue to sell in scores of languages.
Наследие вождей Атлантиды
By Александр Писков
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 332,650. Language: Russian. Published: March 22, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » History » Essays
раскрывается механизм массового производства кроманьонскими, а затем и арийскими вождями, метисного населения, которое позже названо народами, методы закладки основ, так называемых индо-арийских языков и культур, искусственно создаваемому населению. Установлены причины возникновения и перевод на понятный язык многих мифов народов мира, в т.ч. показано как появились на свет сказочные персонажи Баба
O que respondi aos que me perguntaram sobre a Biblia - Vol. 5
By Mario Persona
Price: Free! Words: 123,990. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General
Você já teve dúvidas sobre a Bíblia? Muita gente tem. Desde 1988 venho respondendo essas dúvidas às pessoas que me escrevem e agora reuni as respostas neste livro da coleção "O que respondi aos que me perguntaram sobre a Bíblia". Talvez você encontre nele as respostas as suas dúvidas sobre a Palavra de Deus ou queira tê-lo por perto quando fizer suas leituras da Bíblia.
A Hidden Madness
By James T. R. Jones
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,830. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book tells the candid story of an accomplished individual--a law professor--who has reached the pinnacle of his profession despite suffering for over 30 years from the severe mental illness bipolar disorder. He has done so mostly in silence because of fear of stigma. He shows that one can enjoy a successful and fulfilling professional and personal life, even with a serious disease.
Women in Law
By Cynthia F. Epstein
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 206,450. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Gender & the Law
Universally considered to be pathbreaking, landmark, and provocative since its first edition was published 3 decades ago, WOMEN IN LAW provides a sociological and historical analysis of the overt and subtle ceilings placed on women in the legal profession in their various roles. It is a foundational work for departments of gender studies, law, & sociology — but also readable by a general audience.
Roadblocks to Freedom: Slavery and Manumission in the United States South
By Andrew Fede
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 210,330. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Considers the law of freedom suits and manumission from the point-of-view of legal procedure, evidence rules, damage awards, and trials—in addition to the abstract principles stated in the appellate decisions. The author shows that procedural and evidence roadblocks made it increasingly impossible for many slaves, or free blacks who were wrongfully held as slaves, to litigate their freedom.
Against the Grain: A Historian's Journey
By Jerold S. Auerbach
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,850. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
AGAINST THE GRAIN is a collection of challenging and insightful essays from a reflective American historian. Jerold Auerbach, Professor Emeritus at Wellesley (where he taught 40 years), writes in the Foreword how his academic career and his time in Israel "each in its own distinctive way converged to liberate me from my past as a non-Jewish Jew." The historian reflects back on this dilemma.
Unrestorable Habitat: Microsoft Is My Neighbor Now
By Lois Phillips Hudson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,030. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Foreverland Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Unrestorable Habitat: Microsoft Is My Neighbor Now recounts how that valley was transformed over the course of Hudson's lifetime, roughly the sixty-five years from 1937 to 2003.
Finding The Perfect Balance
By Heather Doak Nishimura
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,410. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Gymnastics
After a seventeen-year career in gymnastics, this is the personal reflections of an average gymnast's experiences and tells the story of how gymnastics shaped this little girl and teenager into the woman she has become today.
People's Liberation Army After Next - China's PLA, Air Force Aircraft, Ballistic and Cruise Missiles, EMP, DF-11, DF-15, Silkworm, Fighter Aircraft, Taiwan, Advanced Technology, Military Space
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 202,590. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
An analytical schism has developed over differing assessments of China's military modernization.
The Costs of Conflict: The Impact on China of a Future War - Senkaku Islands, Taiwan, Australia, ASEAN, Taiwan Defense Policy, Military-Business Complex, Ballistic Missile Defense
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 165,010. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
There is a need for the United States to move the debate over the challenge China presents us beyond the dispositions of the attention grabbing advocates.
Military Modernization and the Russian Ground Forces, Prospects for U.S.-Russian Security Cooperation - Putin, Russian-Georgia War, Arms Control, Ukraine, Post-Cold War Era
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,210. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
Two important reports from the Army Strategic Studies Institute examine the Russian military and Russian-American cooperation.
Walking With The Gods: Modern People Talk about Deities, Faith, and Recreating Ancient Religious Traditions
By W. D. Wilkerson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 163,910. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion
An ethnographic study of contemporary Western polytheism that raises surprising questions about Deity, religion, faith, nature, and humanity's relationship to each.
The Bicycle Diaries
By David Kroodsma
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,880. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Researcher David Kroodsma traveled across North and South America by bicycle, giving talks about climate change and learning what the issue means for the regions he visited. These experiences transformed and personalized his understanding of climate change, and in The Bicycle Diaries, Kroodsma shares these unexpected insights through a gripping travel narrative.
Success Leaves Clues in Soccer
By Ian Rodwell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,880. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Do you appreciate how lucky sports people are? How well they are treated and paid? It is not a mistake, they have earned their corn by applying techniques that have got them there. Consider what techniques a soccer player uses to get to the top and stay there. Now you have the insight into how they succeed and what you need to do to achieve in your career. To the top!
The Oneness of the Eastern Heart and the Western Mind
By Sri Chinmoy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 363,170. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
This historic collection of Sri Chinmoy's university lectures has been released in eBook form to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Sri Chinmoy’s arrival in the West in April 1964. Sri Chinmoy's words are mantras for the modern age, reverberating in our hearts with their timeless and truly life-transforming wisdom.
Who Stole My India?
By Amit Reddy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,680. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Amit has a plan, a far from practical one. He’s going to discover what it means to be Indian. How? By hopping onto Kaya, his trusted motorcycle, and heading out on a year-long journey around the country. An epic tale of India and Indians, and a young man’s quest to understand the two, "Who Stole my India?" takes you on a tragicomic journey across the social and political landscape of the country.