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Guerra rivoluzionaria
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,170. Language: Italian. Published: March 1, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Essay » Sociology
La strategia di contro-insurrezione della scuola militare francese. Le esperienze belliche in Indocina e Algeria.
Metamorfoses no Poder
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 70,200. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 27, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Political
Chegou a hora! O ponto de não-retorno foi atingido, pelo que a ascensão da China é irreversível e incontornável. O que nos espera então? Uma mudança do equilíbrio no poder mundial suscetível de destronar o Hégemon e coroar o dragão?
"The Holiness of the Real": The Short Verse of Kenneth Rexroth
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 101,160. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Amador Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Essay » Literature
With this e-edition of Donald Gutierrez's masterful "The Holiness of the Real," students and lovers of American poetry will now have an in-depth analysis of the short works of San Francisco's most iconic poet at their fingertips. Here is the exact text of Amador Publishers' 2014 2nd Edition of Gutierrez's authoritative guide to the works of Kenneth Rexroth, revised for convenience and ease of use.
Our Society, Our Planet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,800. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil, Essay » Sociology
This book explores deep concerns about the future of our societies on this 'our' planet. It is about the injustices and, in some cases, the criminal behaviour of small groups of people who have the power and economic might to influence governments and other institutions to leave legal possibilities open for them to behave and do the things their way with hardly any restrictions.
The Saga of Wasp and other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 54,600. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile
These short stories by publisher and Methodist minister Dave Mullan began with his unusual experiences in the indigenous bush of New Zealand. Other events from his school and early work years complement a selection of events from throughout his life. There are some interesting facts behind some of the anecdotes. But most are, as intended, just for fun and sometimes are quite funny.
Delhi Underifrån
Price: Free! Words: 60,480. Language: Swedish. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Mitt sökande efter tankar om välfärden bland Delhis fattiga. Mellan april 2012 och maj 2014. Människor som lever i slumområden och har flyttat till Delhi från landsbygden i andra delstater på grund av fattigdom. De som arbetar med rengöring och de som samlar lump. Antikorruptionskampanjer mot mutor i offentlig förvaltning. Framväxten av AAP, ett nytt parti som stöds av fattigt folk.
Textos Dispersos
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,760. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
Imagine um livro que cresce de tempo em tempo? Este é o projeto deste livro! Traga-me de uma coletânea de textos dispersos que escritos no espaço de dois anos e meio. São textos relacionados com as áreas da espiritualidade, apologética, filosofia, sociedade, cristianismo e política. Alguns textos estão relacionados com outros, mas a maior parte tos textos foram escritos isoladamente.
Indien Underifrån
Price: Free! Words: 86,070. Language: Swedish. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mina upplevelser i västra Indien 2013 och 2014 tillsammans med underprivilegierade människor som försöker förbättra sina levnadsvillkor. Samtal om familjelivets skiftningar. All konversation var på hindi. Jag har haft särskilt nära band med soparkastens folk (bhangi), men även bra kontakt med andra grupper i stad och by, slättbygd och djungelområden. Om utvecklingsarbeten i byar och städer.
புத்தர் பிரான்
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,410. Language: Tamil. Published: February 17, 2015 by Pustaka Digital Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Essay » Literature
'புத்தர் பிரான்' என்னும் தலைப்பில், அண்ணலார், அமலர், அறவாழி அந்தணராம் புத்தபெருமானாரின் திவ்ய சரிதத்தை எளியேன், 'முத்தாரம்' வார இதழில் தொடராகச் சற்றேறக்குறைய மூன்றரை வருடங்கள் எழுத நேர்ந்தது, கருணைக் கடலாம் போதி மாதவரின் திருவருள் என்றே எண்ணுகிறேன். இது வெறும் கதையல்ல. உலகம் போற்றும் ஒப்பற்ற மாமணியின் வரலாறு. இதற்காக நான் நூற்றுக்கும் மேற்பட்ட நூல்களை வாசித்தேன்.
A Intimação da Informação
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 198,670. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 16, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Political
“O verdadeiro (e diferente) critério de distinção entre interessados directos e legítimos em matéria de direito de informação administrativa procedimental, para efeito do disposto no art. 64.º, n.º 1, do CPA, não é a diferente titularidade entre posições jurídico (...)
O Bioinvestidor
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 50,980. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 16, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Quantas vezes pensou em investir em empresas farmacêuticas, mas não compreende o modo como as cotações reagem aos diversos tipos de notícias?
Mas Afinal, o que é a Estética?
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 55,300. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 16, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Falar sobre coisas é um privilégio humano tão fascinante que, às vezes, a despeito das coisas, torna-se um fim em si. Falamos sobre coisas que não são mais elas, são imaginações sobre imaginações, palavras que correm soltas dispostas a assumir qualquer sentido, pois carecem, por desconhecimento, de seus objetos de origem.
Dicionário de Política
Price: Free! Words: 1,011,810. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political
Este 'Dicionário de Política' oferece uma explicação e uma interpretação simples e possivelmente exaustiva dos principais conceitos que fazem parte do universo do discurso político, expondo sua evolução histórica, analisando sua utilização atual e fazendo referência aos conceitos. Sua consulta se dá através de verbetes, ordenados alfabeticamente e esquematizados de modo a informar, conceituar e de
A Celebration of Life
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
"Water is softer than a rock yet it can tear down mountains without force. The Tao is like water, gently flowing into everything. Water, like happiness, cannot be grasped. You just allow it to flow. It's about letting go and letting it be. Allow things to happen naturally, like a river flows into the sea..." ~from A Celebration of Life
Pesky Details: Essays for "Left Brain" Christians
Price: Free! Words: 122,830. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
Truth is in the details. This collection of essays addresses in detail uncomfortable, controversial subjects: the mix of culture and religion, scientific determinism, the existence of an absolute ethic, the necessity of free will, the origins of homosexuality, errors in radiometric dating, and the death of Darwinian gradualism. What a surprise it is to find the current worldview to be in error.
A Cafe in Space: The Anais Nin Literary Journal, Volume 12
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Sky Blue Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Author profile
Vol. 12 of the only current Anais Nin literary journal contains excerpts from Nin's diary on the famous "come as your madness" party, previously unknown letters about the JFK assassination that prove Nin was not apolitical, a study of how Nin's first abortion symbolized her life philosophy, examinations of Nin's fiction and the humor of the Durrells, poetry, art, and book reviews.
Goat Lips: Tales of a Lapsed Englishman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,570. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Essay » Author profile
A thought-provoking romp through a lapsed Englishman’s life, who—after a quarter century of living in the United States—realized he’d neglected to renew his subscription to England. Matthew’s relentless wit and insight is front and center as we bounce between England and the United States, experiencing one hilarious, and sometimes poignant, tale after another.
O Mundo é Quadrado
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 131,580. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 27, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Political
É claro que o Mundo já foi redondo. Mas também é claro, que há meio mundo interessado em ocultar a monstruosidade, que entretanto o atacou. Que aconteceu então?
Building thermography 360 pages ebook - Including blower door and heat flux meter
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology
This is a rich handbook (over 360 pages), in English language, about thermography applied to sector of building, that approaches the technique both from a theoric and practical point of view. Thermography is explained with a lot of thermal images as examples for physical consequences of formulae, and case histories of several kind of inspections are developed, from dampness and moisture and mold,