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Human Days: A Mary MacLane Reader
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 244,630. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays
She influenced Gertrude Stein, inspired F. Scott Fitzgerald, and was hotly discussed by everyday people - and America’s biggest writers. Yet despite sparking film, stage, and music projects today - and being endlessly quoted on the Internet - the writer behind the writing has remained unknown ... until now. Mary MacLane (1881-1929) paved the way for today's bloggers and feminists.
Mamamorfosis. Las 200 caras de la Luna
Price: Free! Words: 190,890. Language: Spanish. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Essay » Author profile
Mamamorfosis es la transformación vital que sufre una mujer cuando se convierte en madre. Mamamorfosis es una revolución en la vida de una mujer. Mamamorfosis es un proyecto literario, genuino, honesto, altruista y libre, creado exclusivamente por el trabajo desinteresado y profesional de 200 mujeres de todo el mundo que comparten su historia, convencional o no, como madres conscientes.
திருக்குறள் (Thirukkural): குறள், தமிழ் உரைகள், மொழிபெயர்ப்பு மற்றும் ஒலிபெயர்ப்பு (with translation & transliteration)
Price: Free! Words: 203,670. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Poetry » Epic
திருக்குறள் உலகப்புகழ் பெற்ற தமிழ் இலக்கியமாகும். இதனை இயற்றியவர் திருவள்ளுவர் என்று அறியப்படுபவர். இதில் 1330 குறள்கள் பத்து பத்தாக 133 அதிகாரங்களின் கீழ் தொகுக்கப் பெற்றுள்ளன. திருக்குறள் சங்க இலக்கிய வகைப்பாட்டில் பதினெண்கீழ்க்கணக்கு எனப்படும் பதினெட்டு நூல்களின் திரட்டில் இருக்கிறது. இது அடிப்படையில் ஒரு வாழ்வியல் நூல். இந்நூ லை இயற்றியவர் திருவள்ளுவர்.
Niente è come sembra: il culo nella letteratura italiana dal medioevo all'800
Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 10. Price: $3.38 USD. Words: 179,810. Language: Italian. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian, Essay » Literature
L'apparenza inganna: quello sulla copertina è un "coco de mer", una noce di cocco delle isole Seyhelles. E siccome "Niente è come sembra", questo tanto vituperato vocabolo si trova anche nella letteratura italiana, non soltanto in quella bassa ma anche (e soprattutto) in quella elevata.
Entre o Velho e o Novo Mundo
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 134,130. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 5, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Cerca de meio milhão de palestinos e seus descendentes residem atualmente na América Latina - a maior diáspora palestina fora do mundo árabe. No entanto, a produção acadêmica sobre o tema é ainda escassa, dispersa e desconectada daquela produzida sobre/no Oriente Médio.
Crónicas da Terra Longe
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 145,170. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 4, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Este livro, «Crónicas da Terra Longe», de Luiz Andrade Silva, resulta da compilação de uma diversidade de textos publicados na imprensa cabo-verdiana e estrangeira, como também de algumas intervenções públicas no âmbito de iniciativas promovidas pelas comunidades cabo-verdianas radicadas no estrangeiro.
Política(s) e Cultura(s) no Antigo Egipto
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 137,480. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 29, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Political
Reflectir sobre a história egípcia e entender as características e componentes da sua política  talvez seja melhor dizer das suas políticas , além de estimulante (pela captação das subtilezas e nuances a elas associadas no decurso dos múltiplos períodos da sua longa histórica), é essencial pela compreensão que induz da própria comunidade egípcia (antropologia política)(...)
Baptism of Fire: The Birth of the Modern British Fantastic in World War I
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 139,330. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015 by Mythopoeic Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Literature
Baptism of Fire examines selected examples of the fantastic response to World War I among British authors. The contents comprise a mix of five classic articles from the pages of Mythlore and twelve new essays. The first half of the book considers the Inklings, the Oxford literary group centered on J. R. R. Tolkien and C. S. Lewis, while the second half deals with other
Os Obreiros do Grande Ocidente
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 129,290. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 3, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Bem poucos são ainda os que sabem que a Grande Pátria Lusófona – Goa, Portugal e Brasil, com os seus satélites continentais e insulares – encabeça no presente a mecanogénese secreta das civilizações rumo ao futuro.
Test: Creatures
Price: $300.00 USD. Words: 100,680. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
This is just a test.
Savitri – The Golden Bridge, the Wonderful Fire
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 183,820. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015 and represented by Auro e-Books. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Dr. Nadkarni essays on Sri Aurobindo's epic Savitri. This collection represents a masterly ‘Introduction’ to the revelatory poem which he loved so much and understood so well.
The English of Savitri Volume 1
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 180,840. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015 and represented by Auro e-Books. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Since 1980, Shraddhavan has been teaching English in Auroville through close readings of Sri Aurobindo’s revelatory epic Savitri: a legend and a symbol. In August 1998 these classes were resumed at Savitri Bhavan, with a growing number of students. These classes were given the name ‘The English of Savitri’
Storie di birra - antologia di grandi autori della letteratura italiana
Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 8. Price: $3.38 USD. Words: 143,760. Language: Italian. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Classics
Restare in relax seduti all'ombra di una veranda, davanti ad una birra fresca, gli alberi che ondeggiano alla brezzolina estiva, le cicale che friniscono durante il solleone: ecco uno dei piaceri della vita! La birra ha ispirato autori di ogni epoca e nazionalità , ispirato religioni e addirittura provocato rivoluzioni, perchè dunque non dedicarle un libro? Ecco una spumeggiante raccolta di brani
Peace-making Power-sharing.
Price: Free! Words: 104,970. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
The first Canadian Citizens Assembly found out the best electoral reform, only to have the goal-posts moved against its adoption. Britain had half a dozen undemocratic voting methods, because only that one democratic method could work at all levels of government. The world anarchy of election systems are passed off as fashion statements. But progress in democracy wont go away.
A Flore Portugaise e as Viagens em Portugal de Hoffmannsegg e Link
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 113,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 11, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Passaram duzentos anos sobre a edição da “Flore Portugaise ou description de toutes lês plantes que croissent naturellement au Portugal”, do conde Hoffmannsegg e do professor Johann Friedrich Link, que descreve 659 espécies da flora portuguesa e resulta das viagens feitas por aqueles naturalistas, em Portugal, entre 1779 e 1801.
Speculative Fiction 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 116,210. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Essay » Literature
Speculative Fiction 2014 collects over fifty of the best reviews, essays and media commentary from all facets of SFF. From insightful deconstruction of major blockbuster films, to considered arguments for diversity and inclusivity in science fiction and fantasy, this edition highlights many of the most complex, fraught, and important events in speculative fiction fandom from 2014.
Dicionário das Personagens do Teatro de Gil Vicente
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 166,940. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 21, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Apresentamos um dicionário com todas as personagens do teatro vicentino, no qual fizemos o inventário de todas as figuras, explicando com quem contracenam, citando as falas mais relevantes e analisando a simbologia dos nomes, de entre outros aspectos.
Leis para o Concurso do INSS 2015
Price: Free! Words: 288,130. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Essay » Legal
Leis necessárias para o estudo do Concurso do INSS para o ano de 2015
SAVING SUCCESS: Save The Planet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,490. Language: Simple English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Essay » Business
In today’s terms, even if perhaps rather loosely, from Machiavelli’s work a business executive can distil a number of things that will be beneficial-as well as a number that should be avoided.The business leader should be strong and fair while avoiding becoming too benevolent. He must avoid making miscalculations as he develops his business in a strategic way. A business leader should encourage