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True Tale From Another Mexico: The Lynch Mob, The Popsicle Kings, Chalino and the Bronx
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,320. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
A cult classic of a book from Mexico’s vital margins – stories of drag queens and Oaxacan Indian basketball players, popsicle makers and telenovela stars, migrants, farm workers, a slum boss, slain narcoballadeer Chalino Sanchez, a lynching, and a doomed tough guy. From Sam Quinones - one of the great contemporary reporters out of Mexico, the border, and the immigrant diaspora.
A Child's Eye View of Dragons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,620. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015 by Spero Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion
Dragons are known the world over in mythology, story, art...even TV. This work talks about over a hundred Dragon types from myth and legend, and goes into - at length - why people believe in dragons, why dragons appear in art and advertising, and much, much more. Like others in Spero's Child's Eye View book, this is written for the 8-13 age range, but adults will enjoy it and learn from, it too.
Magia: Símbolos y Textos de la Magia
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,420. Language: Spanish. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Pragmatics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
En el presente estudio sobre la magia, interesan sobre todo los aspectos lingüístico y semiótico. En el análisis, se parte de la siguiente definición de magia: La magia es lenguaje y símbolos objetivados para obrar con poder sobre el mundo, por parte de un mago ante el interés particular de un consultante en una comunidad, cuya interacción constituye un sistema.
On Passing: A Play in One Act
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Violence & harassment
It's not always easy being a transgender individual, and the journey to self-authenticity can be filled with much pain and loss; from losing loved ones as well as employment and housing. Not to be overlooked is the risk these individuals take with their very lives in order to be themselves. This short play depicts the violent result of discrimination that many transgender people face in daily life
A Windral
Series: The Rabbit of Usk. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,690. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Timotei and his grandfather have been released upon their own recognizance. Free from the disciplines and follies of the barracks and with no thought for their own better judgment our two Sphinx Sabeans choose to engage in a quest for JH. They are soon engaged in the pox of aimless wandering during which our hero gets a pair of free boots and he discovers his grandfather might have been a Saint.
Our Sex Saturated Society
Price: Free! Words: 39,050. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Marriage & Family
American society is obsessed with sex. This obsession has led to extreme results that would be considered appalling by prior generations, such as: rampant premarital sex which increases AIDS while decreasing trust and commitment between partners; gays/lesbians elevating sex to such an extreme it has become their god; and abortions in which innocent unborns are yanked out piece by piece.
Scharia für Nicht-Muslime
Price: $7.90 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: German. Published: July 28, 2015 by CSPI International. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Islamic law, Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies
Islam ist sowohl Religion, als auch ein politisches System mit seinen eigenen Gesetzen genannt Scharia. Die Scharia basiert auf Prinzipien, die sich von unserem Rechtsverständnis fundamental unterscheiden. Was bedeutet die Sharia für Nicht-Muslime? Wie können Justizbehörden oder andere staatliche Stellen Entscheidungen über Scharia treffen, wenn sie nicht wissen, was Scharia ist?
Саксон Грамматик о дохристианской славянской религии: Новый перевод соответствующих фрагментов XIV книги Деяний Данов
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: Russian. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » European
Герцог Генри Лев Саксонский, король Вальдемар Датский и епископ Абсалон следуют призыву Папы Римского организовать Северный Крестовый поход с целью христианизации прибалтийских народов. Преуспев в своем начинании и покорив Вендских славян, они обнаруживают странные и искусно сделанные храмы и статуи, становятся свидетелями удивительных обычаев и прорицательских ритуалов.
The Ultimate Self Confidence at Work Guide: Proven Step by Step Guide to Boosting Your Self Confidence
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Self Confidence is the one virtue that has been found common in all top achievers since the beginning of time Self Confidence is the feeling of assurance in ones abilities, qualities and judgment Self Confidence is about a sense of assurance and esteem that stems from within you Are you ready? Self Confidence is something everyone should try to acquire
Положение дел в связи с отсутствием продовольственной безопасности в мире 2015
Price: Free! Words: 26,110. Language: Russian. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Ежегодный доклад «Положение дел в связи с отсутствием продовольственной безопасности в мире» за этот год содержит критическую оценку прогресса, достигнутого в деле достижения установленных на международном уровне целей в области развития, сформулированных в Декларации тысячелетия (ЦРТ 1) и в ходе Всемирного продовольственного саммита.
Breaking Out Of The Rock Escape Proof Alcatraz Prison
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Social Science » Penology
Alcatraz experienced a number of breakout attempts and an armed rebellion that had to be put down with Marine assistance in May 1946. My e-book was researched from news clippings describing the attempted escapes and prisoner strikes, one of which grew extremely violent. Alcatraz intimidated prisoners. "The Rock" featured Block D, a place of solitary confinement and complete darkness.
The Power Game Volume I
Price: Free! Words: 47,140. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
What is this crazy game called life all about? For humanity, life is a power game. Volume I aims to come as close as possible to hitting the nail of reality on the head by exploring the timeless elements of the human condition from the perspective of society toward the individual. This authoritative book illuminates why we employ the strategies we do as we all play the power game of our lives.
How to Do Social Work: Steps towards Effective Social Work Practice
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Leading social work author, Neil Thompson, offers guidance on how to be an effective social worker. Based on his extensive experience as a practitioner, manager, educator, writer and consultant, this helpful guide offers invaluable insights into what it takes to succeed in social work. Social work is a highly demanding profession, but one that also offers the potential for significant rewards.
Положение дел в связи с отсутствием продовольственной безопасности в мире 2015
Price: Free! Words: 26,110. Language: Russian. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Ежегодный доклад «Положение дел в связи с отсутствием продовольственной безопасности в мире» за этот год содержит критическую оценку прогресса, достигнутого в деле достижения установленных на международном уровне целей в области развития, сформулированных в Декларации тысячелетия (ЦРТ 1) и в ходе Всемирного продовольственного саммита.
El Estado de la Inseguridad Alimentaria en el Mundo 2015
Price: Free! Words: 33,270. Language: Spanish. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
En la edición de El estado de la inseguridad alimentaria en el mundo de este año se hace balance de los progresos realizados hacia la consecución del primer Objetivo de Desarrollo del Milenio (ODM 1) y el objetivo de la Cumbre Mundial sobre la Alimentación.
L'état de l’insécurité alimentaire dans le monde 2015
Price: Free! Words: 32,730. Language: French. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Le rapport 2015 sur L’État de l’insécurité alimentaire dans le monde fait le point des progrès accomplis vers les objectifs de réduction de la faim définis au niveau international – le premier objectif du Millénaire pour le développement (OMD) et l’objectif du Sommet mondial de l’alimentation.
توجيه الجماهير أم إرساء العدل
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: Arabic. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
أتعرفون ماذا سلبونا؟ سلبونا حريتنا و أفرغوا عقولنا و باعوها بأرخص الأثمان.
الحياة ما أجملها حين نراها
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: Arabic. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies
، لا يوجد شيء اسمه عالم بل عوالم المخلوقات التي تعيش و تحمل الروح في أجسادها.
America Is Speaking, When will Our Hearts Listen: When America Burn, So Does Our Conscience
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015 by Raymond Sturgis. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Due to the decisions of United States Supreme Court regarding gay marriage and governmental protections, citizens of this country is realizing that change has come at the expense of those that truly love the Constitution and God.
Why Are Police Shooting Down Black Men?: Where Do America Go from Here?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015 by Raymond Sturgis. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
African American men has a problem in America when the officials that are supposed to protect and administer justice are the ones murdereing them and unjustly sending them to prison for crimes white people get away with due to their economic status.