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Siria: perchè l'Occidente sbaglia?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,850. Language: Italian. Published: November 20, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
La Guerra civile siriana, scoppiata sull'onda delle Primavere Arabe del 2011, si è trasformata oggi come terreno di scontro delle grandi Potenze ognuna mossa da interessi geopolitici e strategici diversi, dove però il controllo dei flussi energetici verso l'Occidente sembra essere il motivo di contesa principale.
Interview with Lt. Col. Naomi Mercer by Robin Hobbs, Femspec Issue 16.1
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
Robin Hobbs interviews Naomi Mercer, a Lt. Col. in the United States Army, a veteran of the Iraq War, and an assistant professor in the Department of English and Philosophy at the United States Military Academy at West Point to talk about her own connection with feminist science fiction, the effect of Atwood’s visit on her students, and the role feminist science fiction can play in our lives.
Teaching Joanna Russ’s Consciousness-Raising Novels of the 70s: Three Decades Later by Batya Weinbaum, Femspec Issue 16.1
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
Batya Weinbaum describes her experience with teaching the Joanna Russ' The Female Man and We Who Are About To… to students three decades after publication.
Dangers of Condo Living and How To Be In Control and Win Everyime
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015 and represented by Anoopendra Bharadwaj. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Apartment living, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Condo living can turn into a hellish nightmare at any time. Here are some tricks of the trade that may help you prevent such occurring as once such a situation starts it is virtually impossible to stop. This may force you to sell your condo at a much lesser price than it is worth. Little efforts now will go a long way protect your investment. Read /Gift it to condo living partner, family & friends
Clairvoyant Visions and Dreams of Peace: The Art of Betty La Duke by Gloria Orenstein, Femspec Issue 16.1
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 6,350. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
Gloria Orenstein examines the work of artist, Betty La Duke.
Urban Myths: Short Stories: Urban Myths & Legends
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,770. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
From the Author of the Internationally Bestselling Books - Red Herrings & White Elephants, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, What Caesar did for My Salad & They Laughed at Galileo. Hundreds of the world's famous Urban Myths and Legends. 'Aren't you glad you didn't turn on the light?'
Children's Nursery Rhymes: The Dark History & Origins of Kid's Nursery Rhymes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
From the Author of the Internationally Bestselling Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, What Caesar did for My Salad, Shaggy Dogs, They Laughed at Galileo: The dark history and real origins of our favourite children's nursery rhymes. The stories you were told by your grandmother and the ghoulish reality of them.
Ultrasociety: How 10,000 Years of War Made Humans the Greatest Cooperators on Earth
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 85,800. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Follow the evolutionary scientist Peter Turchin on an epic journey through time. From stone-age assassins to the orbiting cathedrals of the space age, from bloodthirsty god-kings to India’s first vegetarian emperor, discover the secret history of our species—and the evolutionary logic that governed it all.
Pub Name History: Thirty Popular Pub Name Origins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,460. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
From the Author of the Internationally Bestselling Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, What Caesar did for My Salad, Shaggy Dogs, They Laughed at Galileo: Thirty fabulous pub name historys and origins.
Critical Articles: “The Fairy Tale That Won’t Behave”?: Ageing and Gender in Neil Gaiman’s Stardust and Matthew Vaughn’s Film Adaptation by Matthew Crofts and Janine Hatter, Femspec Issue 16.1  
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
Neil Gaiman’s novel Stardust (1999) and Matthew Vaughn’s 2007 film adaptation of the same name are just two examples of the form’s recent resurgence, particularly in film.
Mysteries of The World: Real Life Mysteries: The World's Top Ten Real Life Mysteries Explained
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,920. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
From the Author of the Internationally Bestselling Books - Red Herrings & White Elephants, What Caesar did for My Salad, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, They Laughed at Galileo: Ten of the world's great mysteries investigated including Bigfoot, Crop Circles and did Paul McCartney really die in 1967 to be replaced in The Beatles by a lookalike?
Paranormal Mysteries: Real Life Mysteries: Ten Tales of The Paranormal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,690. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
From the Author of the Internationally Bestselling Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, What Caesar did for My Salad, Shaggy Dogs, They Laughed at Galileo & Mysterious World: Ten tales from the paranormal including UFO's USO's The Bermuda Triangle and the terrifying affair of Spring-Heeled Jack
Blue vs. Black: Let’s End the Conflict Between Cops and Minorities
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,010. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Blue vs. Black tells the true, heartbreaking stories of ordinary people who cross paths with the wrong cops at the wrong time. The slogan #BlackLivesMatter takes on new resonance as we witness the way their lives were turned upside down in an instant. Their stories are disturbing, but in seeking justice for them Burris holds out the hope that the system can change.
Crop Circles Explained: World Famous Mysteries: Unsolved Mysteries
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
From the best selling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, Ten Minute Mysteries and many more... Who Really Makes Crop Circles? Strange formations in fields of wheat and other crops have been appearing since the 1970s. Are they made by aliens parking their spaceships, or is the explanation rather more down to earth?
Ghost Stories: The Spine-Chilling Tale of the Chase Vault
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
From the bestselling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, Ten Minute Mysteries and many more.... The Spine-Chilling Tale of the Chase Vault. What terrifying secret is sealed within an old family tomb in Oistins, Barbados?
Bigfoot
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
From the Bestselling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, Ten Minute Mysteries and many more.. What made the over-sized tracks found in Bluff Creak, California, and other parts of America? A giant ape or just a big jape?
Bermuda Triangle: Real Life Mysteries: Unsolved Mysteries
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,000. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
From the best-selling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, They Laughed at Galileo, Mysterious World, New World Order and many more..... What is it about this infamous stretch of ocean (and sky) that causes ships and planes to vanish without a trace?
The Letlander
Series: The Rabbit of Usk, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,970. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Timotei and his grandfather while attempting to return to the English Island find work in the hotel and catering industry. Their employer is of English Speaking origin and it's as well that our hero wisely disguises himself as a Letlander while he diligently engages in the many obligations of a housemaid, a waiter and a kitchen hand for an expatriate community of English people.
Women on the Frontlines of Peace and Security with Foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton and Leon Panetta - Women in the Military, Defense, Foreign Policy, NATO, Crisis, Special Operations Forces
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 155,920. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book discusses the issue of the role of women in the military, foreign policy, and peace efforts.
The Automation of Society is Next: How to Survive the Digital Revolution
Price: $11.11 USD. Words: 95,130. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
The explosion in data volumes, processing power, and Artificial Intelligence, known as the "digital revolution", has driven our world to a dangerous point. One thing is increasingly clear: We are at a crossroads. We need to make decisions. We must re-invent our future.