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The Transgender Monologues, Gender, Sexuality, and LGBT Life
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,540. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
This is a different, informative, and entertaining book regarding issues of life, which will interest LGBT people but mostly transgender people, their loved ones, and students/professionals in the social sciences. Within the 58 monologues are a close examination of everyday issues. The author, is the winner of the Best Storyteller Award at NYC Fresh Fruit Festival of 2012.
The School Shooter: A Rapidly Growing Problem for Homeland Security - Six Detailed Case Studies, How Educators, First Responders, and Law Enforcement Can Respond With Processes and Facility Upgrades
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,380. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Violence & harassment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
School shootings have significantly impacted many aspects of our lives across the United States. They first became a recognized problem in American society in the 1960s and have since continued to increase in frequency and severity.
This Messy Mobile Life: How a Mola can help globally mobile families create a life by design
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,170. Language: American English. Published: March 20, 2019 by Summertime Publishing & Springtime Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
Do your family dinners happen in more than one language? Do you celebrate Christmas and Eid? Do you and your family feel at home in more than one country? If so, then you may be a MOLA Family and yes, this multicultural, multilingual, mobile life can get a little 'messy.'
Rolling Nowhere
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 99,690. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 and represented by The Robbins Office. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Ted Conover's first book takes the reader along on his dream trip—a hardscrabble netherworld built for freight, not people—in search of an America "where numbers live like men."
Androids Among Us
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Congress
"Androids Among Us" takes readers into the world of modern-day synthetic humans, giving us full chance to understand how androids have been secretly inserted into Capitol Hill. Based on the documentary of the same name, Paris Tosen details the elaborate pieces of this advanced puzzle.
Life Choice: The Ethics and Ideologies of Abortion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,420. Language: British English. Published: February 5, 2015 by Alan McManus. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control
In an ideological conflict of immortal souls versus politicised bodies, "Life Choice" pleads for free expression of the contradictions of the human heart, challenges men to dismantle the machinery of misogyny and encourages women to find common ground in the material and moral support of women who want to continue with a pregnancy but experience great economic or social pressure not to give birth.
Goddess in the Grass: Serpentine Mythology and the Great Goddess
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,140. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore, & legend
The serpent – is it a symbol of evil or a form of the life-renewing Great Goddess? This fascinating investigation unlocks the archetype of the Serpent Goddess that lies hidden in the world's myths, fairy tales, and images. This updated edition includes additions to the dictionary of over 125 forms of the Serpent Goddess.
El mito Monroe. Causas y efectos de la doctrina Monroe: America para los americanos
Series: Geopolítica. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 153,380. Language: Spanish. Published: June 16, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Sobresaliente análisis geopolítico y geoestratégico de la doctrina Monroe que desde 1823 ha identificado la obsesiva política exterior de Esyados Unidos, con base en la ambiciosa frase "América para los americanos". Quizás el mejor libro escrito sobre este tema y referente infaltable para quien desee profundizar en los métodos desplegados por la Casa Blanca para proyectar su poderío mundial.
Violence: A Writer's Guide Second Edition
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,360. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
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The first edition of "Violence: A Writer's Guide" received praise from best-selling authors like Barry Eisler, Brent Weeks and Steve Perry. The second edition includes nearly 50% more information. Things like being injured and the psychology of weapon choice. Important details from a working professional in the world of violence.
IRELAND: Mythical, Magical, Mystical: A Guide to Hidden Ireland
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,300. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore, & legend
Do you find yourself drawn to the magic of the Emerald Isle? Would you like to see places beyond the typical tourist traps? Come, join me on a journey through the mists of legend, into the hidden places of mystery. Practical information on planning your trip to Ireland.
A Soldier's Friend, Civil War Nurse Cornelia Hancock
Series: Civil War Nurses. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,950. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The Superintendent of Army Nurses, Dorthea Dix, took one look at Cornelia Hancock and told her to go back home. Rather than argue with "Dragon Dix" Cornelia hid in a baggage car. The date was July 5, 1863, and the train was headed for Gettysburg, where the Civil War's bloodiest battle had just ended.
The Anunnaki and Human Evolution
Price: $2.99 $2.39 USD. (20% off until Jan. 26!) Words: 68,460. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore, & legend, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
This is only the beginning of a great adventure. It opens up all the missing links in Genesis and even many other mysteries of the Bible and human history. An epic tale of gods and men unfolds, challenging every assumption we hold about our creation, our past, and our future.
Lifting the Veil of Secrets in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,880. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies
Saudi Arabia is an ancient culture as old as time itself, yet filled with all the modern conveniences that money provides. Restless and looking for something new and exciting, two nurses traveled to this ancient kingdom to ply their skills and practice close personal contact—along with modern medical care—with people for whom slavery, buying wives, and female subjugation is just a way of life.
Our Stations and Places: Masonic Officers Handbook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,930. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012 by Cornerstone Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
One of the most respected Masonic officer's handbooks has been revised for the 21st century Freemason. The various stations of the lodge are examined and practical suggestions are offered to help each officer best perform his duties. This revised and updated edition has been expanded to include a new section for the various lodge committees. This is an indispensable tool for all Lodge officers.
Son of Ghetto Celebrity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,690. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Fatherhood, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
Donnell Alexander grew up sideways in the cramped spaces of Sandusky, Ohio, the son of a devout mother and a dad named Delbert, a protean genius who jacked a thousand identities—from pimpin’ them hoes to preaching the gospel—but skipped out on fatherhood when his son was in diapers.
We Stopped Forgetting: Stories from Sami Americans
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,860. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by ČálliidLágádus/Authors’ Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
During the immigration period of 1880-1940 an unknown number of Sámi people (the indigenous people of Northern Norway, Sweden, Finland, and the Kola Peninsula of Russia) left Sápmi (Samiland; “Lapland”) for North America alongside Nordic peoples. The storytellers in this book give moving accounts of the history of their ancestors and tell their own stories of cultural revitalization.
Water Culture in South Asia: Bangladesh Perspectives
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,170. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 by Development Resources Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Applied Sciences
“Water is life” in Bangladesh. Based on five researchers’ long-term involvement with water development programs, this book introduces the reader to the vast range of meanings that water has in this South Asian country, where village women struggle daily for access to safe supplies. Mythology, ancient sciences, folklore, and language provide a cultural foundation for water's uses in the home.
2018 Secret Service School Shooting Reports: Making Schools Safer, Enhancing School Safety Using a Threat Assessment Model: An Operational Guide for Preventing Targeted School Violence (July 2018)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,110. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
The tragic events of the February 14, 2018 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, and the May 18, 2018 shooting at Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas, demonstrated the ongoing need to provide leadership in preventing future school attacks. The U.S. Secret Service have redoubled our efforts and are poised to continue enhancing school safety.
Flat Earth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,640. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This book creates a comprehensive model of Earth and of the whole world, studying its shape, boundaries, characteristics, and social circumstances, using reasoning and valid facts. This research of the true shape and nature of Earth is done from all perspectives: scientific, empiric, social, cognitive, existential, and spiritual. If you want to learn the truth about Earth, this book is for you!
The Matrix
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,420. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
This is the matrix along with your natural, social, inner, cognitive, informational, and spiritual human environments. This is what defines your surroundings, it patterns your behavior, it gives you a role in Society and it challenges your existence, it constrains you to act and develop, to help and destroy those around, it gives birth to you, and it always kills you in the end.