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The True Origin of Species
Price: Free! Words: 145,670. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
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New revolutionary paridigm for evolutionary adaptation that replaces darwin. Instead of competitive advantage it proposes a balance in cooperative and competitive traits based on 9 ascending steps in subjective complexity. The theory of bilateral subjective adaptation also proposes that new species are created because of genomic awareness and plasticity responding to extreme ecological stress.
Poker According to Sun Tzu
Price: Free! Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling, Nonfiction » History » Military
Sun Tzu’s timeless classic, “The Art of War,” is adapted specifically for the competitive poker player. Players at all levels will find a multitude of lessons to help them maintain discipline, manage the internal conflict between mind and impulse, find their “center,” and raise their play to the level of a master.
The Seven Gods of Luck
Series: Winter Tales. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: American English. Published: November 26, 2012 by Stillpoint Digital Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Sachiko and Kenji just want to welcome the new year in the proper way, but their mother tells them they don't have the money for a New Year's feast. An act of generosity brings help from an unexpected source in this heartwarming Japanese classic. May the Seven Gods of Luck visit you!
A Hell of Heaven
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Willem has grown up in the City, an intensely crowded society in which no detail goes unmonitored and no deviation is tolerated. When he sees what is outside for the first time in his life, the sight will change him forever and introduce him to the unthinkable: another way of life.
Making Infrastructure Disaster-Resilient
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / General
This paper offers lessons for making infrastructure disaster-resilient based mainly on the experience of countries in Asia and the Pacific. It also shares practices associated with the multifaceted dimensions of resilience by drawing on publications from international organizations.
The Individualist in Nature Society and State
Series: Government, Book 14. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: American English. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Man is part of a natural and social environments. The natural environment is structured by nature and the social environment is structured by the state. Man cannot escape from either environment and to survive, during his lifetime and after, must adapt.
Learning Mechanisms: A Tutorial Study Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Medicine
“Learning Mechanisms” is a part of the Neuropsychopharmacology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in questions and answers format. It is a study guide with in-depth explanations. Each section is a modular unit that is self-contained for easy reading. The principles and concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn and retain the materials intuitively.
Apples and Onions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Amy’s close encounter with a dragon in her family’s apple orchard produces unexpected fruit. But when her new friend is threatened, can she summon the courage to save him?
Jack and the Modern Day Beanstalk
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A modern take on a classic fairy tale. Jack goes on an adventure to try to make a better life for his family and learns some very valuable life lessons along the way.
Copper Chameleon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,470. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Disguised as a boy, Ann Marie finds that a handsome boss is harder to ignore than the muscle aches from doing backbreaking work in a copper mine.