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Pantheon: Adventures In History, Biography, And The Mind
Price: $9.79 USD. Words: 76,390. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
A collection of essays on historical, biographical, and moral subjects, with an emphasis on masculinity and its contemporary meaning. Continuing the exploration of themes from his first book, Quintus Curtius gives in-depth analysis of character and endurance, as well as a special section on Neoplatonism.
Perilous and Fair: Women in the Works and Life of J. R. R. Tolkien
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,860. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Mythopoeic Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays, Essay » Literature
Perilous and Fair includes seven classic articles as well as seven new examinations of women in Tolkien’s works and life. These fourteen articles bring together perspectives not only on Tolkien’s most commonly discussed female characters—Éowyn, Galadriel, and Lúthien—but also on less studied figures such as Nienna, Yavanna, Shelob, and Arwen.
Thirty-Seven: Essays On Life, Wisdom, And Masculinity
Price: $9.49 USD. Words: 57,390. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
A collection of essays dealing with historical, biographical, and philosophical subjects, with an emphasis on masculinity and endurance in adversity.
Miner* Celebrity: How An Underground Artist Found Fame In NYC.
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 66,510. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Essay » Sociology
Chronicles some of the events and episodes leading up to Marcus Taylor aka Marvalous, successfully selling his music on the streets of NYC for 7 years. Included in his many supporters are an inordinate amount of celebrities, along with some not as recognized, but none-the-less interesting characters. This so-called underground emcee relates amusing, sobering, and insightful recollections.
Trajetórias Sociais e Políticas de Formação de Adultos em Portugal
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 83,470. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 27, 2014 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Sociology
As transformações socioeconómicas ocorridas na sociedade portuguesa nas últimas décadas, acompanhando os processos de modernização dos restantes países europeus, manifestaram-se também ao nível do sistema educativo. Procurou-se democratizar o ensino, diminuir as taxas de analfabetismo e de abandono escolar e promover um aumento de qualificações da população ativa.