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Mitterrand l'Africain ?
Price: $14.27 USD. Words: 61,470. Language: French. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political
Cet ouvrage donne quelques pistes très utiles à la compréhension des futu­res relations franco-africaines. On y évoque également un lien de près de qua­rante-cinq ans entre un homme - que d'aucuns qualifient de «mythe errant»-et tout un continent, des méandres et des écueils qui ont enseveli des tas de secrets dans des marigots africains...
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.
At the Teahouse Café: Essays from the Middle Kingdom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,660. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Essay » Sociology
Chinese endure endless meetings at work and are required to keep their cellphones on 24/7 and pick up at once—or be fined. They live in a technological utopia while enslaved by time-worn structures of psychological control. Underlying the myth of a “New China,” as Cook reveals in this wide-ranging collection of essays, are the Middle Kingdom's numerous continuities with its past.
Companies Act, 2013 for Student Company Secretary
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,090. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Essay » Legal
This book contains only the very essence of the Companies Act, 2013 and will come handy especially for those who are unable to go through the entire Act / Rules. An attempt is made here to make the complicated provisions, simple and understandable to Students of CS / CA / CWA.
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.
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.
Speculative Fiction 2014
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,210. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. 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.
Cogent Comments: Thoughts on Education, Politics, and Culture
Price: Free! Words: 94,200. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Education
The honest, unscripted, and politically incorrect opinions of educator and activist, Bob Howitt.
Writings @ Ankur Mutreja: Satire, Reviews, Opinions, Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 98,200. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Essay » Legal
The book presents my views on issues ranging from contemporary events to personal philosophy. The book is, in fact, a consolidation of my views concretized on my blogs over years and is divided into four sections: Satire, Reviews, Opinions and Philosophy.
El Sinsentido Común
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,200. Language: Spanish. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Este libro explica el proceso de transformación que está experimentando la sociedad en la actualidad debido a que cada vez más individuos se sienten vacíos e insatisfechos.
Halfwit and All Man
Price: Free! Words: 59,340. Language: American English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Essay » Sociology
Seventy humor essays about life in general, originally published in The Suttertown News in the last century. excerpt: "Cats are deceptive animals, and while it may not be good for a cat to be shaved before it is named, it's probably a good idea to at least wet it down good to see what it looks like under all the hair. " from Shave Your Cat
When the Shoe Fits
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,240. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Essay » Literature
When a hard fall from a tall horse landed Mary Wagner—then a writer and soccer mom—in a body cast, she didn’t ease up. Instead she went to law school, became a prosecutor and bought her first spike heels. In reflections ranging from motherhood to falling in love, losing a parent and the gift of second chances, her empowering essays resonate with universal experiences of love, life and reinvention.
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.
Connecting the Dots
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,920. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Ethics & morals
A collection of 82 essays that originally ran in the Mountain View Telegraph newspaper in New Mexico.
Quintas e Quintais do Douro
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 76,960. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 10, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Sociology
O Douro se revela um lugar de simbologias e misticismo, impregnado por diversas culturas. Um elo entre passado, presente, futuro.
Un vétérinaire en colère
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,540. Language: French. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Dans ce véritable dossier noir sur le rapport que notre civilisation entretient avec les animaux, le vétérinaire Charles Danten ose lever le voile sur les réalités gênantes qui se cachent derrière notre amour des bêtes.