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Turn Back The Tirade
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,320. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Anger
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Anger is a gift. Violence is not permissible. Hostility can kill you. Turn Back The Tirade tells stories of people stunted, stuck and devastated by out of control, negative anger. There are stories of disempowered people who don't know what to do with legitimate anger. Jesus and Paul encouraged anger that empowers. Fun success stories. Healing, understanding and skills for productive use of anger.
Red Line/Blue Line: Essays from the Editor's Corner
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,070. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Category: Essay » Literature
Any book about editing is, necessarily, a book about writing. For the casual scribbler or earnest author, "Red Line/Blue Line" is a collection of 36 essays - informative, occasionally digressive, and frequently irreverent - on writing, editing, and the essential interplay between the two. It is an invitation to read well, write better, and have fun doing it.
El salvadoreño ¨feyo¨ en el mundo guanaco
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,470. Language: Spanish. Published: December 7, 2013 by Ernesto Panamá. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Los salvadoreños viven en Centro América y ha sido manipulados por años por las Doctrinas Monroe, Dólar, Seguridad Nacional y las mas recientes; esto los llevó a tener gobiernos que sometidos a intereses extranjeros, olvidándose de las necesidades de su pueblo que se acerca a cumplir 200 años de independencia y está muy lejos de alcanzar el desarrollo. Su población tiene características únicas.
Dismantling the Divine: D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, Samuel Beckett
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,190. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
A groundbreaking and original book, "Dismantling the Divine" considers how D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, and Samuel Beckett criticize the nineteenth-century concept of the artist as the replacement for Jesus Christ as the divine prophet of universal truth. In addition, the book shows how these three novelists engage with Nietzsche, Heidegger, Schopenhauer, and other key philosophers.
Minnesota Boy: Growing Up in Mid-America, Mid-20th Century
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 25,740. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Category: Essay » Author profile
What is it like growing up in America? The answer depends partly on the time and place. More specifically, what was it like growing up in a mid-America Minnesota around mid-20th century? This book provides an answer to the question.
Sigma Shock
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 24,200. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
What is the Sigma male? How do you tell if you are a Sigma male? Are you the type that will leave the Alpha roost and dictate life in your own terms or will you fall into the trap of the beta? The lone wolf lifestyle begins..
Seams To Me--Ready When They Hand You The Ball
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,680. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Be ready when they hand you the ball and say, "Okay. It's up to you." It "Seams To Me" that solutions, skills, strategies and participating in our healing, equip us to break out of addictions and being stuck. God gave Joshua instructions to conquer and govern the Promised Land. With stories, experiences, Bible application, Dean uses these principles for spiritual-emotional growth and achievement.
Laurie R. King's Sherlock Holmes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Essays by Laurie R. King on Sherlock Holmes and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Extremely Dark Chocolates: Bitterly Amusing Thoughts on Aging, Insanity, Death, Extinction & Other Inconveniences (Bayan's Tirades, Volume 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,570. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Join the author of "The Cynic's Dictionary" on a morbidly amusing tour of life's dark underside. Gathered from the vintage "tirades" on his Cynic's Sanctuary website, these eloquently witty essays help you chuckle sympathetically at the ghastly fates that the gods inflict on innocent organisms. (It beats screaming in terror, doesn't it?) Curiously intoxicating despite the bleak subject matter.
The Donors’ Dilemma: Emergence, Convergence and the Future of Foreign Aid
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Series: Global Policy e-books, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,620. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
As poverty declines, what if the remaining pockets of poverty are increasingly focused in countries where aid is already on the way to becoming irrelevant as domestic resources grow - such as some middle income countries - or in countries which cannot absorb aid easily and quickly – meaning many fragile states? This is the question addressed by contributors to Global Policy’s first e-book.
Tứ thư bình giải - Phần Đại học
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 74,730. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 17, 2012 by Nguyễn Minh Tiến. Category: Essay » Literature
Đây là bộ sách đồ sộ lần đầu tiên được biên soạn bao gồm đủ bốn quyển sách lớn của nền văn học cổ Trung Hoa: Luận ngữ, Mạnh tử, Đại học và Trung dung. Soạn giả không chỉ làm công việc chuyển dịch, mà đặc biệt còn vận dụng những kiến thức chuyên môn của nhiều năm giảng dạy để phân tích và nêu bật từng vấn đề, trong mối quan hệ với xã hội hiện đại.
Interstices, Outdoors, Out West, Out of the Ordinary & Memorable Desert and Mountain Moments
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,320. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
This collection of essays weaves a tapestry of unique experiences and creative philosophy. The title, Interstices, denotes the book's prominent philosophical thread. Discussion of those "places between" occurs frequently throughout the book. The subject matter of the essays is predominately outdoors, and wildly diverse in nature.
Consulting 101: 101 Tips for Success in Consulting - 2nd Edition
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,690. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Essay » Business
Consulting 101 provides the reader with 101 tips to excel in a challenging and exciting career.
Just Around The Bend: Más o Menos
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Price: $5.90 USD. Words: 36,010. Language: British English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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A compelling and at times uncomfortable look at the world of Humanity through the eyes of one of its inhabitants. You may find yourself nodding your head in agreement and perhaps shaking it in disagreement. However, what you can't deny are the truths contained within about the human psychological condition; in other words, our incredible human traits and behaviour.