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Source Journalism and News Values by Joel Landau
Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 17,110. Language: American English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Non-formal education, Nonfiction » History » History of things
In the late 20th century news were harder to find, but the people always trusted the media that presented it. In the beginning of the 21st century, things received a twist with the rise of the internet and the personalization preferences of social media. Nowadays it it easy to find the news, but the situation has turned 180 in the trust department as well, because nobody trusts the news these days
The Curse of the Monsters of Education Technology by Audrey Watters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,320. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education, Nonfiction » History » History of things
A collection of keynotes and talks delivered throughout 2016, this book explores the history of the future of education technology: its politics, its mythology, and its monsters.
Curiosities from the Cabinet: Objects and Voices from Britain's Museums by Rebecca Reynolds
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 52,890. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
Curators, conservators, artists and visitors talk about marvellous objects in UK museums from Weston-super-Mare to the Shetland Islands.
How to always be positive in life by OnlineGatha
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
The word positive implies affirmation, agreement or consenting to a statement. In sadness, you become happy, in death and bereavement, inside of your heart springs forth laughter, in pain, you beam with delight. In sorrows and disgust, you embrace hope and where there is no way at all, you speak of a way in the wilderness and of rivers in the desert. In barrenness, you speak life, a fountain of li
The Annotations by A Naturalbeing
Price: Free! Words: 13,830. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » History » History of things
I read big so that you can read small. I know that being contemplative about life is not always beneficial as the excessive thoughts can weigh you down and take you out of the eternal moment, but I also know that reading snippets like the ones in the book help to put some of your present worries and troubles into a larger perspective. None of us can ever be too busy to wonder how to make ourselves
How Justices of the Peace Ruled England by Michael Ward
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,650. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
The justice system in English history has been through tumultuous ups and downs, from corrupt officials to unfair legal systems, seemingly always with a heavily biased societal view.
Lost Canvas by Fernando Preciado
Price: $8.49 USD. Words: 29,710. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Lost canvas is the integration of almost every aspect of the universe into one perfect jigsaw puzzle. It is a journey of thought and information that takes the reader from the creation of time until today as we know it. The book sends the reader into a trip of thought and perception that will allow him to recognize how everything in the universe is related to each other, and how some aspects of o
Deprogramer for people by Sylvester Marshall
Price: Free! Words: 272,880. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Screenplays » Drama
The deprogrammer, is a deprogramming manual and guide to create free thinkers, deprogram anyone willing from only able to access less than ten percent of our cerebral capacity. A game changer for all our unnecessary ubiquitous primitiveness, that will change person kinds method of thinking forever, and set a clear to pathological happiness. Make a very promising mental note, allow me to paint
The Emerald Buddha - Its Mysteries and Chronicles by Corrie Lamprecht
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Emerald Buddha is the most revered Buddhist statue. The story starts in Northern India around 43 BCE and follows the trails throughout war and maritime disaster until the current location in its own dedicated temple at the Royal Palace of Bangkok. This is one of those historical cases where the truth is certainly more interesting than fiction.
Street Furniture of the Lackagh Area by Michael J. Hurley
Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Transportation
A record of the various items of street and road furniture to be seen in the area of Lackagh, Turloughmore, County Galway in Ireland
Open Letter to America by Rodney Crawford, Jr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
This book will discuss the racial divide in America from both sides, white and black. It will also ask the questions, "Why racially we feel the way that we do"? At the same time asking the most important question, "Can we survive and prosper together in the United States"?
Toys in the Community: Valuing Memories of Teddy Bears, Dolls and Construction Toys by Andrea Dumbrell
Price: Free! Words: 19,900. Language: British English. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » History » Social history
This book is the result of a Heritage Lottery funded project run by Brighton Toy and Model Museum which collected memories of teddy bears, dolls and construction toys. Extracts from the interviews, accompanied by illustrative photographs, show how such memories provide a valuable insight not only into the types of toys that people owned, but also into the relationships between people and toys.
Her Nobel Voice: Women Laureates of the Nobel Peace Prize Sampler by Andrea M Owens
Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016 by Shoestring Book Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
These women have forged a path for humanity and have proved that gender has no bounds when it comes to accomplishing true greatness of peace. Come with us on the journey, and imagine for yourself what lies ahead if only you put peace in the forefront of your life.
Chronicles Of The Bride by Clare Dubois
Price: Free! Words: 31,820. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
A rare glimpse of Heaven and Jesus' delicate,chaste,love for His Bride. Together they share the joys of the place He has prepared for them; play with affectionate wild animals, and share adventures flying and swimming through the wonders of Heaven. As a couple they explore the worlds created just for children, and meet apostles and citizens of Heaven.
Tides of March by David Baresch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
A magnitude-9 earthquake triggers a rampaging tsunami that thrashes a nuclear power plant. Radiation streams skywards. Casualties mount. A country goes into lockdown. This is Japan, March 2011. ‘Tides of March' questions the official release of disaster information. It questions the adequacy of the radioactive exclusion zone.
Children's Nursery Rhymes: The Dark History & Origins of Kid's Nursery Rhymes by Albert Jack
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
From the Author of the Internationally Bestselling Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, What Caesar did for My Salad, Shaggy Dogs, They Laughed at Galileo: The dark history and real origins of our favourite children's nursery rhymes. The stories you were told by your grandmother and the ghoulish reality of them.
Food History & Recipe Origins: The Origins of the Names of the World's Favorite Recipes by Albert Jack
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,180. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History, Nonfiction » History » History of things
From the Author of the Internationally Bestselling Books - Red Herrings & White Elephants, What Caesar did for My Salad, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, They Laughed at Galileo: Have you ever wondered where your Margherita, Melba, Suzette or Eggs Benedict come from? This is the fantastic history and origins of your favourite foods and recipe names.
Women Warriors: A History of Courage in the Battle Against Cancer by Vernanne Bryan
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 155,190. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » History » History of things
The arsenal of research weaponry, politics on the war against cancer, the creative force of the disease, oral histories of the heroes fighting cancer, the ineradicable history of women for the medical humanities.
Gli Italiani Del Sudafrica by Ilse Ferreira
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,720. Language: Italian. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
This book traces the contributions of Italian immigrants in South Africa, as well as some who were interned in POW camps and made a mark on South African soil.
Media and Violence: Seminal Perspectives by Brigid Elson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,210. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
What's the connection between media and violence? This is not just a current question, for it was a burning issue (sometimes literally) in the past. While McLuhan, Marx, Milton and Ellul had much to contribute to any discussion of the topic, a number of other sources are also examined in order to point the reader to the historical context of a very prominent issue in our times.