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Sheep No More: The Art of Awareness and Attack Survival
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Former US Navy SEAL and FBI Special Agent Jonathan T. Gilliam brings his unique professional perspective to teach you the art of awareness and attack avoidance by sharing unconventional warfare techniques and how to think like an attacker.
Gavin de Becker’s The Gift of Fear Survival Signals That Protect Us From Violence | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
True fear is a gift. Unwarranted fear is a curse. Learn how to tell the difference. A date won't take "no" for an answer. The threat of violence surrounds us every day. But we can protect ourselves, by learning to trust—and act on—our gut instincts. Learn to spot the danger signals others miss. It might just save your life.
21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act: Helping Canadians Make Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples a Reality
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
The essential guide to understanding the Indian Act and its repercussion on generations of Indigenous peoples, written by a leading cultural sensitivity trainer. Bob Joseph dissects the complex issues and clearly demonstrates why learning about the Indian Act’s cruel, enduring legacy is essential for moving toward true reconciliation.
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind | Summary and Analysis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
(1.00 from 1 review)
Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn When You Download Your Copy Today • How The First Humans Became Top Predators • What It Was Like To Be One Of The First Humans • Why The Human Race Became The World's Most Dominant Species
Liberalism or How to Turn Good Men into Whiners, Weenies and Wimps
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,470. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
The black middle class—saviors of the American way. Liberalism or How to Turn Good Men into Whiners, Weenies and Wimps documents the role of the 21 white, self-avowed socialist, atheist and Marxist founders of the NAACP and their impact on the Black community’s present status at the top of our nations misery index.
Mother At Seven
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,810. Language: American English. Published: July 28, 2016 by Stillwater River Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Mother at Seven is the shocking, inspirational true story of a little girl’s tragic childhood, and how she endured and overcame a decade of unspeakable abuse at the hands of her cruel and sadistic family. Mother at Seven tells of those critical moments in a child’s life when the only thing standing between the life and death itself was a pure and innocent belief that better days lie ahead.
Thinking about the Future: Guidelines for Strategic Foresight (2nd edition)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 104,640. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Forecasting, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Thinking about the Future, by Andy Hines and Peter Bishop, distills the expertise of three dozen senior foresight professionals into a set of essential guidelines for carrying out successful strategic foresight. Presented in a highly scannable yet personable style, each guideline includes an explanation and rationale, key steps, a case example, and resources for further study.
Parenting Teen Boys: 20 Ways to Grow a Cub into a Lion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,790. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016 by PCI Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Social Science » Men's Studies
“Parenting Teen Boys" aims to help you understand what matters to your teen and how you can influence his life. Teenagers, most especially teenage boys, struggle a lot in their youth, trying to conform to their peers. It can be hard as a parent to understand these complexities. This book will bring powerful insights and strategies on how raising teenage boys can be done the right way.
Swingen is Geen Partnerruil
Series: Erotische Subculturen, Fetisjen en Taboes. Price: $7.45 USD. Words: 54,820. Language: Dutch. Published: August 31, 2015 by Charlie Hedo. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships » Sexual behavior, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Elk weekend ruilen tienduizend Vlaamse koppels en Nederlandse stellen van partner. Mevrouw A gaat bij meneer B terwijl meneer A mevrouw B laat komen. Steeds meer mensen ontdekken de geneugten van Swingen. Ze kruiden hun seksleven in parenclubs en op privéfeestjes. Charlie Hedo ging op zoek naar de bijzondere erotische spanning die met de swinging lifestyle verbonden is.
Where White Men Fear to Tread: The Autobiography of Russell Means
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 261,620. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Antenna Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
An autobiography of epic scope--the riveting, controversial story of Russell Means, the most revolutionary Indian leader of the Twentieth Century. Where White Men Fear to Tread (written with Marvin J. Wolf) tells the absorbing story of the accountant-turned-Indian activist who burst onto the national scene when he led a seventy-one-day armed takeover of Wounded Knee, South Dakota in 1973.
Scotland: Stunning, Strange, and Secret: A Guide to Hidden Scotland
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Do you find yourself drawn to the magic of Scotland? 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. Immerse yourself in the legends and myths, the history that has made this island precious in the hearts and minds of millions.
The Lucky One: A Chilling True Account of Child Sex Trafficking and One Survivor's Journey from Brutal Captivity to a Life of Freedom
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 28,490. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Counseling & Recovery, Nonfiction » Social Science » Prostitution & sex trade
She was only four years old when she was sold into the sex trade. White picket fences and steepled churches all guarded secrets that were not ever supposed to be told. She shouldn’t have survived it. If God had answered her prayers, she wouldn’t have. Here is the true account of how she was brought out of captivity and into a life of freedom.
Zwarte Piet. De Verborgen Godsdienst Van De Nederlanden
Price: $31.60 USD. Words: 397,920. Language: Dutch. Published: October 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Dit boek gaat diep in op de kenmerken en attributen van Zwarte Piet en op de Sinterklaasviering, die een oeroude jaarwisselingsviering is. Een god wordt gedefinieerd door zijn attributen en kenmerken. Met behulp daarvan is de geschiedenis van de twee Zwarte Pieten – Sint Nikolaas was de oorspronkelijke Zwarte Piet – terug te traceren tot zo'n 4000 jaar geleden, tot in de tijd van de heidense goden
Cahier Edgar Morin
Price: $30.00 USD. Words: 147,250. Language: French. Published: April 11, 2016 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
Dirigé par François L’Yvonnet. Edgar Morin a pu passer pour une sorte d’ amateur de génie. Après une jeunesse héroïque dans la Résistance, il se fit tour à tour sociologue, anthropologue, épistémologue, cinéaste, diariste. Sans être jamais exclusivement l’ un ou l’autre. Mais avec le temps, avec le recul des années, son œuvre apparaît de plus en plus clairement dans sa rigoureuse cohérence.
Conspiracy Theories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,810. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Who killed JFK? Was Jack the Ripper a member of the Freemasons? Is Skull and Bones a secret society placed to form a sinister shadow government, or is it a gathering of wealthy kids performing bizarre adolescent rituals? Are we alone in the universe? Van Dyk’s Conspiracy Theories takes a look at some of the most provocative stories of our time, and the conspiracies that shroud them.
The God Tribe of Shabazz - The True History
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012 by Secretarius MEMPS. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global), Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
The Tribe of Shabazz is not simply the offspring of a group of people who were the product of a disgruntled scientist who went into Africa to prove that He could “make a people that could withstand anything,” but a continuum of a vein of expression characteristic of how we as black people, who, when in our natural mind did things that were still superior to the best minds of mankind today.
Crime Scene: True Stories of Crime and Detection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,750. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
Bizarre, compelling, terrifying and authentic true crime stories of murder and mayhem from bestselling true crime master Gary C. King. Fifteen riveting true crime stories in all.
How to Manipulate People: Manipulation Psychology and how to Influence People
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016 by PCI Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
This day and age we are continually manipulated by media, our employers, politicians and, of course sales men. Most people believe that it is part of the game called life and we always have to be on guard. This book will teach you basic people manipulation techniques so that you will understand how to protect yourself from being manipulated and be able to use these strategies to get what you want.
Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Acemoglu's theory and explanation of the differences in global prosperity are as enlightening as they are entertaining. He manages to make the puzzling concept dead simple to understand because the book, rather than a lengthy lecture explaining the theory, is a series of examples supporting it.
100 Bigfoot Nights: A Chilling True Story
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,400. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Vegas Pulse LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
True story of a family tormented by Bigfoots. They have evidence to accompany their story.