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12.5 CENTS A LAUGH- 23 Funny Poems
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
LIMITED HALF PRICE± SALE enter code ES96T Regular price $2.95 down to only $1.50. GREAT POEMS from great stories! FUNNY! Preview has part of all 23 poems-sorry,no punchlines! But priced cheap, so you won't have to wonder too long! Sherlock Holmes & Watson out camping, how a pirate got his eye patch, what a flatulent tire is, how not to land a plane, what can challenge a battle ship GREAT FUN!
Sherlock Holmes in a Flash: New Short Holmes Stories
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 12,680. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
This collection of Sherlock Holmes stories by Abbott ePublishing contains 13 new, short, "Flash Fiction" stories - a tribute to Holmes and his creator, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. They are all 1,100 words in length, or less - often much less. You will quickly see that, with skill, this is all that is necessary for a talented writer to tell a smashingly good Sherlock Holmes tale.
The annotated Common Law: with 2010 Foreword and Explanatory Notes
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,110. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Common
Decoded, demythed rendition of Holmes' classic study of law and judicial development of rules. "The life of the law has not been logic: it has been experience." Includes 2010 Foreword; extensive, clear annotations by a Tulane law professor woven into The Common Law; footnotes with real numbers; and original page cites. Care in detail, proofreading, notes, and formatting, unlike any version made.
Patterns of American Legal Thought
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 133,740. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
A renowned legal historian's collection of astute and timeless essays on such subjects as the process, method and debates of legal history; the truth about Holmes and Brandeis; legal realism & its critics; the origins of tort law; appellate opinions as research sources; Brown v. Board and the role of Earl Warren; and the development of gay rights in U.S. constitutional law. Quality digital format.
The Nature of the Judicial Process
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,700. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
Modern compilation and Foreword by Harvard law professor Andrew L. Kaufman, for a new generation to understand Justice Benjamin Cardozo's important and historic analysis of the way judges think and decide cases. Cardozo's frank discussion of the influences on judges, and Kaufman's expert take on Cardozo and his work, combine for an interesting study of judicial decision-making, still useful today.
Grandfather J. B.: Letters to My Grandson
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,580. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
Memoirs through poignant, witty letters by a self-taught immigrant to his professor grandson from 1959-66, first published by Little Brown and now in quality digital. Both sweet and acerbic, with plenty of subtext and wistfulness of dreams of philosophy or just college, the book compels attention for its strong characters deftly revealed by short letters--and always the correction of the grandson.
Elements of Writing Murder, Mystery & Suspense
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2010 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Here are the essentials for any crime genre writer, as offered by Gene Grossman, author of the popular 15-book series of Peter Sharp Legal Mysteries. Learn the inside tips used to create the mystery and suspense that will greatly improve your book. Discussed are various plot techniques including Proper Murder and the Ticking Clock. These tips can help any author in the genre.
SHERLOCK HOLMES: MY LIFE
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 83,320. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A memoir in which Sherlock Holmes discloses the conspiracy between Dr. Watson, who is proven to be a fraud, and his associate, Dr. Arthur Doyle, to publish his real life adventures as works of fiction. Mycroft Holmes, his brother, aided by the British Secret Information Services, is solicited to resolve the most infamous literary fraud in history!
Freedom of Speech: The Supreme Court and Judicial Review
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,130. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
One of the great continuing disputes of U.S. politics is about the role of the Supreme Court. Another is about the First Amendment. This book is about both. A classic defense of the openly political role of the Court, this book belies the notion reasserted recently by Chief Justice Roberts that judges are just neutral umpires. Especially in the area of speech, judges make policy; they create law.
West Texas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,120. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Lt. Thomas Mullin i considered the best tracker around. So when a senator's son turns up missing, Mullin is called into find him. It doesn't Quite a few travelers and cowboys have disappeared recently in the same area. And the desolate, inhospitable land is offering no clues--only shallow graves.