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Oaths: Mandatory or Voluntary?
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 24,050. Language: American English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Law » Conflict of Laws
-- Christ told us not to swear at all. -- Americans hold the truth that all men are created equal. But an oath, like a salute, is only given to superiors. Swearing is a confession that you are no longer equal. -- Oaths are always religious rituals invoking the authority of a deity. Just who are the gods that you now worship? -- Can a perjury oath signature be any different?
Inflection Points-Risk Readiness & Failure Fearless!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management
Inflection Points-Risk Readiness & Failure Fearless! Asks and answers the question “are their common denominators in career de Fearless! Asks and answers the question “are their common denominators in career decision making between and among senior citizens, veterans entering the commercial sector, and aspiring South America female executives”?
I Am Not Gay I Am Autistic Can I Still Live In Indiana?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Essay » Author profile
Travis shares his new fears with Indiana's new law allowing businesses to discriminate against people who are gay. Travis is afraid the new law paves the way for the state of Indiana to discriminate against people with autism. Travis has tried hard to be an advocate for social skills coaching for people with autism only to be ignored by the state of Indiana. Travis fears for his life with the law.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 124, Number 6 - April 2015
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 159,120. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
The contents of the April 2015 issue (Volume 124, Number 6) are: "The Constitutional Duty To Supervise," by Gillian E. Metzger; "Architectural Exclusion: Discrimination and Segregation Through Physical Design of the Built Environment," by Sarah Schindler; "Fifty Attorneys General, and Fifty Approaches to the Duty To Defend," by Neal Devins & Saikrishna Bangalore; plus: one Note and one Comment.
The Cry Of The Kuaka
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,740. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
From rural Korea, to the brothels and POW camps of Yokohama, to the United Sates and the Southern Alps of NZ; then ultimately climaxing at Cape Reinga, this is a story of endurance, honour and shame. Set against the Japanese annexation of Korea, WW2 and the Korean War, it is a story of the modern world: a world without boundary; a world where culture and identity confuse and collide.
In A Different World: A Teenager's Battle With Autism And Mental Health (Parts One, Two and Three)
Price: Free! Words: 109,100. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
A memoir about a young woman who suffers from autism and poor mental health struggling through secondary school, work and beyond. Hannah deals with suicide, police threats, discrimination and abuse from the people who are meant to help her. A compelling true story.
The Passover Surprise
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Passover, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Jewish
Lisa and her little brother Jon enjoy collecting stamps. But when their father holds a contest to decide which child will get a new large stamp album, Lisa has to solve a difficult problem. This chapter book portrays Jewish-American family life circa 1960, and also touches on the experiences of American soldiers during World War II and the early days of the Civil Rights Movement.
Interim Report of the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing, March 2015 - Building Trust and Legitimacy, Social Media, Community Policing, Crime Reduction, Training, Officer Wellness
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,150. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
In light of the recent events that have exposed rifts in the relationships between local police and the communities they protect and serve, on December 18, 2014, President Barack Obama signed an Executive Order establishing the Task Force on 21st Century Policing.
Pathbreakers: U.S. Marine African American Officers in Their Own Words - Oral History Anthology with 21 Personal Accounts Covering 60 Years of Service - NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, Jr.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,910. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This oral history anthology provides insight into the history of the African American officer experience in the U.S. Marine Corps. In the personal accounts of the 21 officers included that cover 60 years of service, the reader comes to understand how these men and women succeeded.
The Iron Border
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Ana has lived in the shadow of death all her life. When she was 6, a TV broadcast announced that an asteroid would hit the Earth 22 years later. Ana put her faith in the worldwide lottery to select the chosen ten thousand, who would escape in giant space arks. But the lottery is not fair and unbiased. And even her best efforts do not bring Ana any closer to the shuttles only a few miles away…