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The Subway Diaries
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,920. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
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Heidi leads you on a guided tour through a subterranean world peopled by creative artists and sidewalk visionaries. Down winding tunnels and across gritty subway platforms, through her writing, both gritty and raw, she introduces you to an underground world and unforgettable cast of characters, a world that millions pass through, but few know well.A world where the music is the heartbeat of NYC.
Women and Sport in India and the World: Examining the History and Suggesting Policy Reforms
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 64,460. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Law » Gender & the Law
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Do you know of female cricketers outperforming male counterparts while playing each other? Or about female car-racers who compete with men and win? Ever wondered what challenges female sportspersons face and have faced historically? What steps have been taken to promote gender equality in sport? And what more needs to be done? Here's a book that deals with these questions.
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.
ChironTraining Volume 6: 2010
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
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After seventeen years of dealing with violent criminals and a year as a contractor in Iraq, what's the next step? Time to do something really scary: Start a business. In 2010, Rory goes on the seminar circuit, writes and publishes and, as always, tries to write things out of his head. About teaching, about protection, about the emotional and psychological dimensions of conflict.
The Innocents Abroad
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Raider Publishing International. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
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By Malcolm Henderson
Last Wish: Stories to Inspire a Peaceful Passing (Updated Edition with New Hospice Story)
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,180. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by Transmedia Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
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Last Wish portrays unvarnished, real-life stories of people reaching the end of life and struggling with approaching mortality. They will inspire you through their courage, conviction and spirit, and shine a light on the world of the intensive care unit. Last Wish also contains a decision-making "Compass" to guide you through the choices in life, death and what happens in-between.
The Prostitution Delusion Book One: Debunking 43 Myths That Falsely Condemn Prostitution* and Transforming It into Worship of the Goddess
Price: $3.96 USD. Words: 65,410. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Prostitution & sex trade, Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Sex & religion
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The Prostitution Delusion presents two complementary themes. One theme identifies 43 reasons that prostitution is supposedly "harmful and evil." This Book One DEBUNKS the first 9 as false myths. The second theme transforms prostitution FROM THE PROFANE TO THE SACRED via 18 sexually explicit stories that are true--they are sweet, surprising, romantic, poignant, beautiful and deeply spiritual.
Hebrew Israelites
Price: Free! Words: 54,750. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global), Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Holidays / Jewish
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African Americans are 100% The Tribe of Judah According to the Bible, Judah was specifically targeted by European Americans for the Transatlantic Slave Trade.
Worldwide Delusion
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,670. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
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This book will challenge the reader as it delves into subjects generally hidden from the public domain. Conspiracy Theorists are smiling as their theories are confirmed by whistle blower's public announcements. The chapters take you on a reflective journey back in time and then fast forward to the future! The fog is cleared as 'reality' is revealed through this book.
Inside the Wire: An Alternative View of the Vietnam War
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 59,630. Language: American English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
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The majority of American troops in Vietnam were not involved in the shooting war. They did have their issues however. Written over 30 years ago, this series of anecdotes takes you through two years in the life of one such soldier, from being drafted until after being discharged. From the Local Draft Boards to Nixon’s War on Drugs, it’s all here.
The Key to Mythic Victoria
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore, & legend, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
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The "Key to Mythic Victoria" unlocks the secret to understanding the myths that define Victoria, the capital city of British Columbia. From the distant past when Hayls the Transformer changed the landscape through the more recent past when modern Argonauts searched for El Dorado to the present day, the myths and symbols surrounding Victoria bring its underlying layers to life.
Rising from the Dust ~ India's Hidden Voices
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,510. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity
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A quest for adventure becomes a labour of love as Mark Helyar gains intimate access into the heart of a society rarely experienced by the western world.
Den Fria Marknaden har snart gjort 99% av oss utfattiga (Swedish/Svenska)
Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Första Boken. Price: Free! Words: 76,710. Language: Swedish. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
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Om inget annat så visade den ekonomiska krisen 2008 hur nära vi är en ekonomisk kollaps av det system vi alla lider under idag. Det system som kallas den ”fria marknaden”. Boken visar hur vi kommit dit vi är med början för 100 år sedan med en viss Edward Bernays som skapade en ny politisk idé byggd på att styra människors irrationella känslor så de blev lyckliga och lugna genom konsumtion.
Campfire Tales from Hell: Musings on Martial Arts, Survival, Bouncing, and General Thug Stuff
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,780. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban, Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
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Essays by Rory Miller, Marc MacYoung, Barry Eisler, Lawrence Kane, Alain Burrese, Wim Demeere ... and many more. These essays cover a wide array of topics dealing with violence and survival: Recognizing predators Dealing with trauma What veterans know that can save a rookie's life Simple (and profound) truths about violence Not being arrested A new John Rain 'meets' Marc Animal MacYoung fiction
A Different Shade of Travel (Home and Abroad): One Man's Look At The World And America Through Travel
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 54,700. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
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Ever thought about visiting exotic countries? How about traveling and experiencing stereotypes and prejudices? Maybe you have lived abroad and returned home to find your opinions and outlook on life and the world have dramatically changed. A Different Shade of Travel (Home and Abroad) delves deeper inside how traveling and living abroad changes us and reshapes our opinions of the world.
Light Love Rituals: Bulgarian Myths, Legends, and Folklore
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,240. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Holidays & Celebrations / Other, Non-Religious, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
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For children and adults from 8 to 108 who would like to take discover Bulgarian folk tales, legends, and mythology. Whether you want to learn a little about their ancient Thracian origins, or you want to experience rituals practiced throughout the year with a fictitious Bulgarian family, or even if you’re only interested in traditional Bulgarian cuisine, this book has something for everyone.
Your Mark On The World, Stories of service that show us how to give more with a purpose without giving up what's most important.
Price: Free! Words: 55,230. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
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Your Mark On The World combines inspiring stories of ordinary people doing remarkable things to make the world a better place with practical advice to empower you to give more to a cause (charity, non-profit or social venture) without giving up a career or family.
American Monsters
You set the price! Words: 57,960. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Fiction » Horror » General
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American Monsters, by Sezin Koehler and illustrated by Rose Deniz, is a post-modern volume of feminist horror — and a savage indictment of the rave scene. Includes gorgeous artwork and an appendix of thoughtful, moving essays on horror, rave and feminism.
Gotta Find a Home 4: More Conversations on the Streets
Price: Free! Words: 95,780. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social services
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Daily Conversations recounted with friends who, in the harshest winters, have been forced to live on the sidewalks of a major city. Their lives are tragic, yet the majority of citizens are perhaps only two paychecks away from living such a lifestyle. Are you prepared for disability due to accident, addiction, physical or mental illness? How will you survive? Learn what life on the streets means.
Justify This 2006 - 2007 (Diabetes, Discrimination, Disability, Ableism, Disablism)
Series: Justify This. Price: Free! Words: 103,490. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Discrimination, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
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If a multinational employer fired you for having diabetes because you would be off sick a lot in the future, what would you do? This is a true story of discrimination in the workplace, a modern day David and Goliath with many twists along the way.