Books tagged: culture

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Tales from a hill station
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 81,760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Literature
A narration of my experiences as a resident of Baguio and an expression of my views on art, culture, politics and life in general in the new millennium in what was once known as the most beautiful hill station in Asia.
Afghanistan In A Different Light
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 220. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
One would almost forget that Afghanistan is a beautiful country and not just a war torn society. This photo book try and show the other, ordinary, day to day, and better side of Afghanistan. Take a look at the breathtaking landscapes and get a glimpse into the daily life of the people who live in this troubled country.
آرمان ایران و ایران آرمان
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: Persian. Published: January 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
آرمان ایران و ایران آرمان، یک پژوهشنامه و آموزشنامه است که «بهرام ایرانمند» در سال ۲۵۵۴ نگاشته است. این کار در همان سالها پراکنده گشته بود و اکنون بگونه گسترده در جهان پراکنده میگردد. بگواه این پژوهشنامه، هسته فرهنگ ایران هستی همیشگی دارد. در این آموزشنامه زمینه ها و بنیادهای فرهنگ ایران شناسایی و ایران آرمانی نمایان میگردد
Compiled Essays: A Liberal Arts Education
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Legal
Compiled Essays: A Liberal Arts Education A compilation of many essays written while pursuing a B.A. in English at a small, Midwestern liberal arts college.
Still A Matter of Faith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,340. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Governments, individuals flounder with ethics. Opponents of religion want to marginalize people of faith. Christians still struggle to find ways to express their faith. Many still search for a spiritual experience. Still A Matter of Faith, a collection of Robert White's 15 years of Guelph Mercury columns, explores these topics and much more.
Even Odds
Price: Free! Words: 6,710. Language: British English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Plays » Medieval, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
A tragedy with two characters, unfolds in fast rhythmic exchanges. A play and poem that treats the tale of belittled feminism and hyped masculinity, reassures of justice's persistence. It touches on the seemingly unsafe nature of life, as people manage the simplest things and still tend not to really mend the silly holes of doubts they breed, seeking to even the odds life throws at them.
Good For The Goose: Enough For The Gander
Price: Free! Words: 10,060. Language: British English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A radio play about a young and older couple. The men are employed, with equally educated unemployed wives. The trend amongst couples in emerging economies replaces the denial of men to let their wives pursue public careers with a ruse. Still the modern African wife is limited by the shackling desire to be a good wife first, not her spouse’s economic and intellectual inability to dictate to her.
The Old Woman's Maid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,720. Language: British English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An ailed old woman's maid's narration is told by her listener. Borrowing from personal experiences, he tells of life's complexities and the finality in its suspense, of pretense in religious probity and the cumbersome disguise of customs in unstable and unchanging times, as people seek for their idea of heaven. It tells of the failed stewardship of the perpetual maids of an ailing old planet.
What Do You Tell a Son
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,740. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
A shepherd boy ran up a mountain on self exile, to escape being shunned for his in-capacities and founded a self sustaining primitive village on the mountain, as he sought to avenge the injustices he suffered. The same struggles of a distant descendant of the boy, made her appreciate physical attributes doesn’t speak best of all. She imparts laudable lessons to her son, as she recounts her tale
Strength of a Woman
Series: Laraba Thomas. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,650. Language: British English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is the story of Laraba, a gorgeously shaped bossy girl in her early teens, with highly developed bodily curves beyond her tender age and an ever present beautiful smile on an ugly face. She was born on a Wednesday and named after the day she came into the world, like it is fashionable amongst Hausa speaking people. She rides the immature silliness of her companions, who fumble all around her.