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Från Madrid till Mexico City och Montevideo – En resa i spansk, latinamerikansk och portugisisk litteratur by Thomas Almqvist
Price: Free! Words: 63,060. Language: Swedish. Published: April 22, 2013 by Norrköpings Stadsbibliotek. Categories: Essay » Literature
Thomas Almqvist samlar här sina artiklar och recensioner om spansk, portugisisk och latinamerikansk litteratur. A collection of articles and reviews of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American literature.
Assimilation and its Discontents by Barry Rubin
Price: Free! Words: 120,470. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Political
When I realized that nobody had written a comprehensive history of Jewish assimilation, I knew that I had to try doing it myself. It was a remarkable learning experience as I researched a wide range of cultural and historical issues and discovered lots of people and events of which I’d previously known nothing.
Global Information Society Watch 2011 by APC APC
Price: Free! Words: 166,540. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Essay » Technology
In the year of the arab uprisings Global Information Society Watch 2011 investigates how governments and internet and mobile phone companies are trying to restrict freedom online – and how citizens are responding to this using the very same technologies.
Secrets of State by Barry Rubin
Price: Free! Words: 138,630. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Political
This book is a history of the State Department but, more broadly, of the American foreign policymaking process. It narrates the development of both the decision-making institutions and the content of policy from the founding of the republic through the administration of President Ronald Reagan.
James Joyce Reincarnated: The WordGuru, Glen Kealey by Don A Lashomb
Price: Free! Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
In Canada there lives a most interesting man whose creativity, radical use of language, strange themes and wide range of thought are comparable only to James Joyce in his late period. But what is the difference and the value of Joyce having been a playful, literary author rather than a serious, deadpan guru? This study investigates.
Francisco Tárrega: The Story of Capricho Árabe by Thanh Pham
Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Classical, Nonfiction » Music » Classical(4.00 from 1 review)
Francisco Tárrega: The Story of Capricho Árabe, is a brief look into guitarist/composer Francisco Tárrega and a study of performance practice of the piece.
Information Literacy in the Wild by Kristin Fontichiaro
Price: Free! Words: 43,580. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Edited by Kristin Fontichiaro. Foreword by Jeffrey MacKie-Mason. A collection of essays on the topic of information and digital literacy from multiple perspectives.
The Truth about Syria by Barry Rubin
Price: Free! Words: 126,090. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Political(5.00 from 1 review)
A stock figure of modern political literature is the Latin American dictator, a beribboned generalissimo, overweight, corrupt, propping up rich landlords who live in luxury on the back of impoverished peasants, using the language of anti-Communism to justify crushing any possibility of reform. Clearly, such people were seen as villains.
A new algorithm for developing multiobjective models with utility function in fuzzy environment for distribution centers location problem by mjafarian
Price: Free! Words: 28,450. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Essay » Business
A new algorithm for developing multiobjective models with utility function in fuzzy environment for distribution centers location problem
One Page a Day by Carl Ehnis
Price: Free! Words: 114,560. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
One Page a Day is the anti-Seinfeld. It's not a book about nothing--it's a book about EVERYTHING, from the perspective of a novelist, marathoner, musician, husband/dad, cook, investing pro, agnostic, train commuter. From playing guitar solos like a rock god to avoiding runner's knee forever, One Page a Day's 365 ultra-short chapters will keep you amused, enlightened and aroused.
The Courier Industry in Kenya: An In-depth Analysis by Eugene Orunga
Price: Free! Words: 8,090. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Categories: Essay » Business
The courier industry in Kenya has been experiencing exponential growth since its inception in the pre- independence era when it was being run by the East African British Government. The industry has grown to attract international firms operating together with local courier companies, security firms and bus service companies as they deliver items around the country. The level of use of technology h
Tagore, Hepburn and Shahrukh Khan by Ratan Lal Basu
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
This booklet contains two articles and some photographs. the first Article about Audrey Hepburn's familiarity with Tagore's works and the second about the popularity of the Indian film star Shahrukh Khan in Indonesia and the photos are of Indian cultural heritage in Indonesia.
Istanbul Intrigues by Barry Rubin
Price: Free! Words: 106,090. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Political
This is the story of Istanbul--but also of Turkey, the Balkans, and the eastern Mediterranean--during World War II, based on extensive interviews and the use of archives, especially those of the OSS, which I was the first to see for this region. The book is written as a cross between a scholarly work and a real-life thriller.
Dia de Mudança by Mario Persona
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 36,360. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management
Com seu estilo ousado, irreverente e bem-humorado, Mario Persona aponta um novo endereço para quem está disposto a mudar sua forma de enxergar o mercado e o sucesso profissional. Em "Dia de Mudança" o mestre do storytelling leva você passear em um caminhão de grandes sacadas de carreira e muita sabedoria fora-da-caixa para você vencer em um mundo em constante mutação.
Hypatia: Her Life and Times by Faith L. Justice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,940. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
Hypatia of Alexandria. Who was she? A brilliant 5C scientist murdered by a religious mob? An aging academic killed by a rival political force? A sorceress who kept Alexandria in thrall through satanic wiles? Innovative mathematician or a geometry teacher? Discover the answers to these questions and more through this collection of essays on the life and times of Hypatia, Lady Philosopher.