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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: 36,460. 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.
A Windral
Series: The Rabbit of Usk, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,690. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » 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.
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.
The Power Game Volume I
Price: Free! Words: 47,150. 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.
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.
Canning for Preppers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,490. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by Port Vendre Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
Preppers know that one of the most important things in their stockpile is a steady source of food. But most people just go out to the store and waste money buying a bunch of boxed garbage that isn't healthy and won't provide the proper nutrients you need to survive any situation. But there is a much better way - canning!
Революции в России – быть или не быть
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,070. Language: Russian. Published: July 13, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Революции были и будут. Но что надо делать, чтобы успешно преодолевать развитие революционных ситуаций и потрясений? А может – использовать их для смены общественного строя? Прежде всего, чтобы преуспеть в том и другом случае – надо знать законы, которые управляют развитием общества. А для этого необходимо, как говорил незабвенный Ленин, учиться, учиться и ещё раз учиться.
No Country for Black Men
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,010. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
Inside the culture of exploitation, plus the horrific crimes, that led to the Black Lives Matter movement
Litter-ology: Understanding Littering and the Secrets to Clean Public Places
Price: $9.69 USD. Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
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Imagine if all our public places were clean and free of litter. In Litter-ology, environmental psychologists Karen Spehr & Rob Curnow share insights gained from over 20 years working on changing people’s disposal behaviour. Based on up to date research evidence, Litter-ology is a highly readable guide for all those who are trying to get results in keeping their public places clean & litter free.
The Gender Police: A Diary
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
The 'Gender Police: A Diary' is an intriguing and insightful record of how people treat girls and boys differently. When Ros Ball and James Millar’s son was born in 2010 they started to tweet about how people treated him compared to his big sister. What began as an attempt to retain their sanity in a gender obsessed world became a life changing experiment about gender identity.
Toward Utopia
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 70,030. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Essay » Literature
First, the imagined societies described in the texts that Naomi Mercer examines here exhibit characteristics of kyriarchy, which she defines as “the interlocking axes of domination and privilege that determine the nature of relationships and the power differentials that affect them.”
Siamo in Italia
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,780. Language: Italian. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
“È incredibile constatare come nell'arco di un anno niente sia cambiato eppure tutto sia peggiorato, tutto accumuli ritardo, tutto annaspi e arranchi... Tutti consapevoli della disfatta, coinvolti nella rotta definitiva anche se non lo ammettiamo. Sì, siamo in Italia ma a pagarlo questo conto sono sempre i soliti, sono gli inermi, gli illusi”.
Sistematik Ve Alfabetik Sınıflama Düzenlerinin Bilgiye, Belgeye Konusal Erişim Açısından Karşılaştırılması
Price: Free! Words: 77,400. Language: Turkish. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Essay » Literature
Sınıflama sadece eserlerin raflarda konularına göre sistematik olarak düzenlenmesi şeklinde görülemez. Aksi takdirde sınıflama gibi önemli ve çok geniş bir kavramı fazlasıyla dar bir anlamda ele alıyor ve faydalarından cüzi miktarda yararlanıyor olmuş oluruz. Bu da gerçeği, olanı yansıtmaz. Sınıflamanın kısaca, benzer bilgi ve belgeleri bir araya getirme, gruplandırma faaliyeti..
Practica conspiratiei
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 37,470. Language: Romanian. Published: June 29, 2015 by EdDigitala. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
Cartea "Practica conspiratiei" demonteaza o paradigma. Inaintasii au numit-o iluzie (Maya), altii lume efemera, iar acum o numim Sistem. Cand paradigma e ridicata la rang de politica oficiala, atunci ii spunem simplu: manipulare sau minciuna.
Geopolitica dell'islamismo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,470. Language: Italian. Published: June 26, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Libro sull'origine dell'integralismo musulmano e la sua diffusione oggi nel mondo
Новое Откровение: научная альтернатива «кончине века»
Price: $2.79 USD. Words: 83,500. Language: Russian. Published: June 14, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
С древнейших времен человек использует Метод проб и ошибок как единственный имеющийся в его арсенале способ принятия решений по любым аспектам его жизни и деятельности. Согласно научным данным Метод проб и ошибок «есть на 99,99% ошибки». Это означает, что в среднем только одна из 10000 попыток человека является успешной.
Golden Pot of Proverbs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,060. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015 by Accomplish Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
This book is a collection of over 10,000 proverbs and wise sayings from all over the world and across different cultures. Proverbs and wise sayings are as old as mankind. They exist to give us advice and can sometimes also serve a humorous purpose. Proverbs have always served as part of our daily conversations and speeches. It is important that they be preserved through sharing and passing on.