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A Helping Hand for Refugees
Price: Free! Words: 62,750. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2018 by Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
The world today is facing what may possibly be the greatest tragedy it has ever witnessed that creates massive waves of refugees. Everyday, more and more people are forced to leave behind their devastated countries to seek shelter elsewhere. Their difficult voyages tear families apart, create scenes of little bodies washed up on shores and countless disasters that put humanity to shame.
International Code of Conduct on Pesticide Management: Guidelines on Good Labelling Practice for Pesticides (revised) August 2015
Price: Free! Words: 18,870. Language: Simple English. Published: June 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
These guidelines identify the main objectives and considerations in preparing a label and provide guidance for the layout and required information to be presented.
食品法典委员会 程序手册 第二十六版
Price: Free! Words: 7,080. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: June 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
食品法典委员会《程序手册》旨在帮助成员国政府有效参与粮农组织/世卫组织联合食品标准计划的工作。
Beautiful Rohingyas
Price: Free! Words: 39,480. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2018 by Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
The name “Rohingya” refers to a group of people suffering the worst oppression in the world; however, the plight of these people is barely heard or talked about in the media and their right to exist is being utterly denied. Even worse, they are deprived of their freedom of speech to speak out against the offenses they face.
Planning and Response to an Active Shooter: An Interagency Security Committee Policy and Best Practices Guide - Law Enforcement and First Responder Coordination; Run, Hide, Fight Response Plan
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 32,340. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The goal of the ISC's Active Shooter Working Group is to promote the highest chance of victim and responder survivability through awareness, prevention, education, and training.
Showing the Way: Peter Oberlander and the Imperative of Global Citizenship
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,390. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
From subjects to citizens: it's a transition that people in many nations of the world have made during the last 100 years. But it hasn't been easy. Community building has been impeded by two world wars, economic hardship, oppression, persecution, and fumbling attempts at international order.
Rebuilding Civilization on the Bible: Proclaiming the Truth on 24 Controversial Issues
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 117,320. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2018 by Nordskog Publishing Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Christian studies
Hundreds of theologians and Christian leaders over a 37-year period have contributed to this proclamation of Christian faith, following the example of the great Church councils of the past—presenting, defining, and defending the key Biblical points on 24 controversial issues plaguing the church due to Biblical wrong-headedness and ignorance. May these faithful distillations guard against error.
2017 National Hurricane Operations Plan: Fascinating Comprehensive Guide to Official Weather Service Products and Data Sources Used to Track Tropical Storms for Emergency Managers and Weather Geeks
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,010. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This official guide from NOAA, released in late 2017, provides authoritative and up-to-date information about all aspects of hurricane forecasting and warnings, with material of keen interest to both emergency managers and weather geeks.
Mitigation Federal Interagency Operational Plan - Core Capabilities, Federal Roles and Responsibilities, National Preparedness Goal and Executive Orders, Agency Directives, Congressional Acts
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 48,740. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Threats and hazards present long-term risks to people and their property. Risk is the potential for an unwanted outcome resulting from an incident, event, or occurrence, as determined by its likelihood and the associated consequences.
Ciencia: Femenino singular
Price: $8.16 USD. Words: 35,830. Language: Spanish. Published: June 3, 2018 by Runa Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Essay » Sociology
Este ensayo está dirigido a estudiantes, padres, tutores y maestros, y a cualquiera que tenga interés por conocer el estado de la presencia de niñas, chicas y mujeres en los estudios de ciencia e ingeniería. Analiza la presencia femenina en los estudios STEM y los posibles motivos de que la situación sea la que es. Así las jóvenes pueden identificar posibles obstáculos.
La suerte de los expósitos
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,540. Language: Spanish. Published: May 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural
La suerte de los expósitos es una versión novelada que reconstruye con nombres de personas y lugares diferentes adonde ocurrieron los hechos, es una descripción histórica de las penurias que han padecido las madres de hijos no reconocidos por sus progenitores, a los que de manera displicente se les ha tildado de hijos “ilegítimos” o “hijos naturales”.
Unsurvivable Ignorance: The Raw Truth About The Black Girl Curse, Globalism & Why We Are All Called Monkeys
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,540. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Unsurvivable Ignorance is a work that gets completely to the bottom of who is in fact in Complete Control of modern civilization!
El Último Vínculo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,240. Language: Spanish. Published: May 29, 2018. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
Ensayo sobre la muerte, cosa que muchas personas no quieren ni oír hablar, como si no fuésemos a pasar todos por ese trance. En un resumen de todo lo referente a ella, como los hábitos, las costumbres, los útiles, modos; etc. Al fin, es el fin del ciclo biológico de la vida, que hay que quitarle esa connotación lúgubre, ya que ese ritual del fin de la vida aunque a algunos les quede lo espiritual
The Baby Boomer: Growing Up on the Family Farm
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,100. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
The Baby Boomer: Growing Up on the Family Farm is a heart felt remembrance of those curious, and wonderful, and confusing days of yore when kids like us first made our way out into the world. It is a humorous, comical, and disarmingly direct accounting of living on a family farm that shares history, insights and wisdom about the booboo's and BOOBOO'S we made while growing up.
Ecologia del cultivo, manejo y usos del nopal
Price: Free! Words: 137,840. Language: Spanish. Published: May 28, 2018 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Actualmente el cambio climático es uno de los más grandes retos que el mundo debe enfrentar, y en el futuro las sequias prolongadas y la desertificación son los temas – entre otros-, que atenderán muchos países, especialmente en África y Asia, donde los campesinos pobres y pequeños productores serán severamente afectados.
Vấn đề Khẩn cấp : Mô hình Cư trú thích hợp nhất cho Tương lai - Urgent Matter : Best Residential Model for the Future
Series: Future Solutions - Giải pháp Tương lai. Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: Vietnamese. Published: May 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
In English & tiếng Việt : Cảnh báo nguy cơ thảm họa và đề xuất Giải pháp dành riêng cho quy hoạch dân cư và xây dựng hạ tầng cơ sở - Warning of disaster jeopardy and proposed solutions for residential planning and infrastructure development.
Native Officialdom In Western India
Price: $3.70 USD. Words: 54,360. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: May 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Social Science » Regional studies
Topics explored in this volume relate to the pre-colonial and colonial administrative history, judicial institutions, laws of inheritance, role of religion, commonness of superstition, customs and traditions, etc. It is about the landlords or the revenue officers of the administrative system recognized as the Watan System which was rampant for more than five centuries before India’s independence.
Trump & Race
Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Change MLK Day to Distinguished Minorities Day to be inclusive. Change Columbus Day to Discoverers Day to be inclusive, and remove the Columbus name for that holiday, so offensive to many. A sly move by the Trump crowd to defuse the enemy and evade potential civil turmoil over the ethnicity question.
You Too Can Live the Dream: 10 Steps to Achieving the American Dream
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,960. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
Is the American Dream still achievable today? Full of practical instruction and actionable information, You Too Can Live the Dream: 10 Steps to Achieving the American Dream, presents a template you can use to attain your objective. Written by an immigrant from a small village who achieved success in America, this book will demonstrate that the American Dream can be achieved by anyone.
Manual de seguridad y salud en la industria bananera : Guía práctica para la gestión del riesgo en las fincas. Parte 2 - Manual trabajadores
Price: Free! Words: 13,500. Language: Spanish. Published: May 21, 2018 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Este manual es una guía práctica para la gestión del riesgo en fincas bananeras y ha sido desarrollado en dos bloques principales: