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Kleist, Cortés, and the Great Santiago Earthquake of 1647
By Juan LePuen
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011 by Fario. Category: Essay » Literature
It is generally agreed that the sources of Heinrich von Kleist's bloody tales are European, but Juan LePuen argues that, for those interested in the genesis of "Michael Kohlhaas" or "The Earthquake in Chile," such colonial American documents as Hernán Cortés's letters to Charles V make for lines of inquiry of no less promise than that of more conventional European sources.
Real Love Versus Romance
By Jess C Scott
Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Essay » Sociology
A 4500-word mini collection of (informal) essays on commercialism’s de-spiritualizing effects on society, by author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott. Genre: Essays | 4,500 words ***** Note from Jess: This is a mini collection of short essays on arts, culture, society, and my resistance towards commodity production and 100%-commercialization.
Soap Opera Uncensored: ISSUE 5 (UPDATED)
By Nelson Branco
Price: Free! Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Essay » Author profile
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Weekly summary of soap opera's hottest news, stories, humour, gossip, blind items, top stars/stories/couples/characters to watch, snark galore, review, and analysis. Plus: Exclusive DIRTY SOAP coverage!
The Digital Future
By Amy Rawlings
Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Essay » Technology
Technology is everywhere; in almost everything we do, everything we see and everything we have there is some form of technology. Think, for a moment, what life would be like without technology. How would you communicate? How would you live? Where would you live? When it comes down to it, technology is responsible for our present. This then stems the question: how will technology shape our future?
Digital Futures
By Tristan Waldock
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Essay » Technology
Short e-book published for university assessment.
Digital Future: Quest for the Posthuman
By Joseph Lahoud
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Essay » Technology
This essay looks at the digital future. In particular, how we have changed our world from our ability to use abstract thought.
The Wisdom Letters
By Tom Atkins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,590. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Essay » Author profile
Inspirational thoughts, letters, essays and poems on Faith, Life and the quirks of life.
Computação nas nuvens - Um manual sobre Google Docs
By Guilherme Mendonça
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,050. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Essay » Technology
Nesse manual você encontrará passos simples para aprender a utilizar a maravilhosa tecnologia de computação nas nuvens.
The Case for Equality
By Andy Marlow
Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Essay » Political
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Occupy Wall Street, Occupy London and the global movement they have inspired are clear in what they are against, but nobody quite knows what they are for- not even the protestors themselves. In this short essay drawing on the economic ideas of recent researchers, the author makes the case for a restructuring of society to make it more equal, which he suggests should be their goal.
Paperwork
By TJ Seitz
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
An essay about the writing documentation and paperwork as a career choice
Soap Opera: Uncensored — Issue 4
By Nelson Branco
Price: Free! Words: 8,360. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Essay » Author profile
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Weekly summary of soap opera's hottest news, stories, humour, gossip, blind items, breaking news, snark galore, and analysis.
Changing Minds
By Conrad Lovelle
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Essay » Sociology
THis is a didactic narration written in an amusing way, which captivates the reader from start to finish on a rapid pace journey twisting and turning with imagery. It explains the lifespan development of neuronal (nerve) paths and the effect on the aging mind. Helpful for teaching people awareness of Ageism and an understanding of how to prevent it.
Meet a Jerk, Get to Work, How to Write Villains and the Occasional Hero
By Jaqueline Girdner Lynne Murray
Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference
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An article by USA Today Bestselling author Jaqueline Girdner on how to find your fiction characters and settings in everyday life.
Rules of Combat and Dangerous Theater - two essays
By Richard K. Weems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography
The Cheap Stories series--short eBooks, cheap as hell. Two essays about the destructive drive to create art. Whether the effort is to desecrate books in the name of originality, or rescuing a biker from a beatdown in a mosh pit, these essays examine how art comes from the soul before it can be anything corporeal. Stories for a song! (Literally!)
Zur Freiheit berufen
By Volker Wissen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,260. Language: German. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
Die vorliegende Arbeit beschäftigt sich mit der Vereinigung Apostolischer Gemeinschaften und ihren Gliedkirchen, die in der breiteren Öffentlichkeit und selbst bei kirchlichen Fachleuten kaum bekannt sind.
Soap Opera: Uncensored Issue 3
By Nelson Branco
Price: Free! Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Essay » Author profile
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Weekly summary of soap opera's hottest news, stories, humour, gossip, blind items, breaking news, snark galore, and analysis.
Goodbye, Wall Street!
By O-O Happiness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Essay » Political
It started with the Occupy Wall Street movement and then spread across the world. Everyone was sick of the greed of the rich and powerful, sick of financial disaster caused by people who then received massive salaries for their incompetence. The world changed rapidly, this time it was the western world that underwent a revolution, and much needed controls were placed on capitalism.
A Particular Kind of Woman
By TJ Seitz
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Essay on the power some women have over men
Монографија насеља Ратина
By Трипо Спахић
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 13,670. Language: Serbian. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Essay » Literature
Књигу посвећујем мојим драгим родитељима Данилу и Јованки у знак захвалности и мом драгом брату Лазару Сретеновићу.
School Libraries: What's Now, What's Next, What's Yet to Come
By Kristin Fontichiaro
Price: Free! Words: 45,690. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
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A crowdsourced collection of over 100 essays from around the world about trends in school libraries written by librarians, teachers, publishers, and library vendors. Edited by Kristin Fontichiaro and Buffy Hamilton. Foreword by R. David Lankes. Photographs by Diane Cordell.