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The Zimmermann Telegram: Analysis and Criticism
Series: Continuing Education, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
The Zimmermann Telegram by Barbara Tuchmann is a key work examining the question of what prompted the U.S. to enter World War I. This short analysis and criticism, part of our Continuing Education Series, hopes to provide readers with a general, but thoughtful, review of Barbara Tuchmann's research into how Woodrow Wilson, despite his long held stand on non-intervention, managed a shift to war.
Exodus: Year 40
Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Christian » General
Exodus Year 40- is a sort of humorous essay/deconstruction of the Ten Commandments story as it is found in Exodus. I’ve been doing a lot of Bible reading as research for my latest novel The Gospels of Nikolai Tesla and I couldn’t help myself.
Disharmony of the Gospels
Price: Free! Words: 25,890. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
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For centuries Christians have struggled to fit the jig saw like pieces of the gospels into one harmonious story of Jesus Christ and his ministry. Hundreds of thousands of books and articles have been published endeavoring to present a complete, harmonious picture. Still the question remains: if they do harmonize, why is there so much contention over the subject?
Thriving in a Hateful World
Series: Thriving in a Hateful World, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,570. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Learn how to respond to your worst critics. Live your dreams even when people don't support you. Love and laugh when it seems that all hope is gone. Topics include: coping with grief, identifying barriers to personal success, self-esteem, dealing with critics, self forgiveness, behavior modification for a happier life, managing daily tasks with more energy, and creating joy in everyday living.
Choosing to be Insurgent or Allegiant: Symbols, Themes & Analysis of the Divergent Trilogy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,430. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Media Tie-In, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Literary Criticism & Collections
A deep analysis of the Divergent series with colors, symbols, vocabulary, girl power, comparisons to dystopias, and much more, all for teens.
The Beatles Are the Greatest Rock Band of All Time and I Can Prove It
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,280. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
Who is the greatest band in rock history? This book argues that it's the Beatles. Don't think so? Well, read and find out. This is as thorough an examination of the Beatles music in context as you will find. If you are skeptical of the Beatles greatness, read this book and you will be skeptical no longer: this is an iron clad argument about the most seminal of rock bands.
The Jane Eyre Companion (Includes Study Guide, Historical Context, and Character Index)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre" is one of the most complex books ever written. If you are a little confused, you are not alone! If you are struggling with the classic work, let BookCaps help. This book contains a comprehension study of Brontë’s classic work (including chapter summaries for every chapter, and an overview of themes and characters). This edition does not include the actual book. We
Bloodsuckers on the Bayou: The Myths, Symbols, and Tales Behind HBO’s True Blood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
True Blood is more than an HBO show brimming with sex and gore, or another vampire horror story blown up by big media. Independent detective Sookie Stackhouse is following the classic heroine’s journey, as are her friends. From the show’s mythic structure to the maenads, fairies, demonesses, werewolves, and vampires, True Blood swells from its ancient roots to break modern taboos and boundaries.
Yelp Help: How to Write Great Online Restaurant Reviews
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Essays, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Web / user generated content
Yelp Help, written by professional food critic Hanna Raskin (Seattle Weekly, Dallas Observer), is the first how-to book for online restaurant reviewers. This lively introduction to the art of food criticism is a comprehensive guide to reporting, conceptualizing and writing clear, fair and engaging short-form restaurant reviews that fellow eaters will appreciate and chefs will admire.
The Hashin’ of the Christ (Crucifixion, Resurrection & Ascension)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
Directed at agnostics and those struggling with the inconsistencies in Christianity in particular, and religion in general, an author struggles to find her own Personal Cosmology by examining and sharing her beliefs and discoveries about God, the Bible and Christianity.