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The Soil, how the soil is made up
Price: Free! Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.7. This illustrated manual explains the layers that compose soil, how to cultivate a soil, go over the elements of clay, sand and silt in soils, and explains how humus, air, and water in the soil enrich it.
The Soil, the living soil, working the soil
Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.8. This illustrated manual addresses how soil is formed and how plants and living organisms change the soil, how soil can be destroyed and the impact of fire on soil. It has a unit on working the soil that describes why the soil should be worked and the tools and methods for working it.
The Soil, conserving the soil, improving the soil
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.10. This illustrated manual focuses on soil conservation. It explains erosion and then covers methods and techniques for erosion control and improving the soil with fallow, manures, crop rotation, fertilizers and compost.
The Soil, man and the soil
Price: Free! Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.6. This illustrated manual discusses traditional farming systems and presents reasons for smallholders to change methods in order to improve crop production. Soil depletion and soil improvement are also presented.
The Soil, working the soil (continued)
Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.9. This illustrated manual focuses on working the soil. It covers how to choose fields for cultivation, clearing them of tree stumps, tilling, sowing, crop management, irrigation, drainage and harvesting.
The Plant, the stem
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.3. The illustrated text explains how to identify a plant stem using yam, groundnut, maize, kapok or baobab and cotton as examples. It teaches the reader about two types of stems, herbaceous and woody, and the covers function of the stem with the plant system.
The Plant, the root
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no. 2. The text explains different root systems, how root systems are built, what a radicle consists of, root hairs and and the function of roots within soil.
The Plant, the leaf
Price: Free! Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.4. The manual describes leaf shape, function and how to protect leaves from diseases and pests. It is illustrated with examples.
The Plant, the flower
Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Botany
Better Farming Series, no.5. This illustrated manual uses groundnut and maize flowers as examples to teach about how a flower functions for fertilization with the reproductive organs of the plant, and how seeds and fruit are generated. It also covers seeds and sowing, and storage of grain and seeds.
Animal husbandry: looking after animals, how cattle reproduce
Price: Free! Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.13. This illustrated manual instructs the user on how to house animals and breed cattle, including how to improve enclosures, what to do about parasites, how to take care of wound, vaccination, cattle diseases, reproduction systems, fertilization, pregnancy, calving and castration of bulls.
Animal husbandry: introduction
Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.11. This illustrated manual introduces animal husbandry and the benefits to the farmer.
Animal Husbandry: feeding animals
Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This handbook is designed for intermediate level agricultural education and training. This illustrated manual focuses on how to feed calves and cattle, how food is digested by cattle, and how to improve pastures and growing fodder crops.
Intertextual Manic Depression
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017 by M.H. Dartos. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Psycholinguistics
In Intertextual Manic Depression author Convoy Brown structures his work in collage form using images and text to highlight and illuminate particular aspects of the topic under consideration.
Most Criminal Places in the World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Since the end of Cold War, universal authorities have failed to keep pace with the economic globalization. Which is why extraordinary ingenuousness in finance, communication, trade and travel has created happiness and pecuniary development, it has also given rise to many prospects for felons to flourish their business. Systematized crime has differentiated, gone universal.
Conflict Theory
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This eBook deliberates the different theories of conflict.
My Lunch at Chick-Fil-A
Price: Free! Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
A majority of Americans enjoy eating a quick meal at a reasonable price. The ten’s of thousands of fast food establishments around the country are testament to that assertion. However, few who dine realize that the experience can provide more than just a hasty meal for little money. There is a greater awareness that can be gleaned from a speedy experience if we just take a minute to observe.
The Movies of Susanne Bier: a Cohesive Discourse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,060. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
This book outlines some of the narrative material - structure, characters, contextual elements, and themes - the Danish Director Susanne Bier employed in five of the movies she made between 1999 and 2007, four of them in Denmark (The One And Only, Open Hearts, Brothers, After The Wedding), one in the United States (Things We Lost In The Fire).
Summary: Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of A Family and Culture in Crisis
Price: $3.21 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016 by Learning Frenzy. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
The must-read summary of J.D Vance’s book: "Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of A Family and Culture in Crisis". A riveting story of a young man's remarkable journey in post-war America. J.D. Vance takes into account his early recollections of how life. This literary work of art offers readers a modern day wake-up call to remind present day Americans in revisiting a seemingly lost American Dream.
Conspiracy Theories: The Controversial Stories, Deception And Beliefs Of Our Worlds Most Mystifying Conspiracy Theories
Price: Free! Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
Conspiracy theories have always been able to pique interest among the old and young alike. Unbelievable tales and plans that allegedly took immense planning and impeccable execution have always remained all-time favourites. This book aims to bring to you some of the biggest conspiracy theories ever recorded...
A Prison Warden Is Murdered Auburn, New York December 1929
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Max Becker was tried for the murder of Auburn Penitentiary Principal Keeper Max Becker in 1930. Following a prison revolt Becker was one of the few prisoners who remained alive. Becker's defense attorneys emphasized the deplorable conditions in which the Auburn inmates lived. The food was unfit to eat, and according to attorney Sam Leibowitz, Becker was prosecuted primarily because he survived.