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Order and Dispute: An Introduction to Legal Anthropology
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,620. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » Law » Comparative
Classic resource in the modern study of legal anthropology, this acclaimed book is now available in an updated, expanded Second Edition. There are many societies that survive in a remarkably orderly fashion without the aid of judges, courts and police. Roberts contends that legal theory has become too closely identified with our own arrangements to be of use in understanding other legal systems.
Stories That Crafted The Earth
Price: $6.82 USD. Words: 104,110. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
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International storyteller Adrian Beckingham, The Man From Story Mountain, has worked with indigenous peoples for over two decades. Enjoy here a rare collection of tales from the firesides, carried across thousands of years of oral tradition, about how our world was made. It tells the beginnings of the first rivers, mountains, forests, valleys, oceans, stars, sun, moon, animals,and people.
Some Logical Problems Concerning Existence
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 46,080. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Language, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Some Logical Problems Concerning Existence is not only a treatise on philosophical logic or philosophy of language but also contains explanations of concepts which are necessary for understanding other branches of philosophy, especially metaphysics or ontology. It deals with the nature of existential propositions, theories of definite descriptions, and definitions of existence.
The Handsome Ones
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 95,670. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The Cupaha, called “the handsome ones” and numbering some 5,000 souls, lived for a time on this earth. We have absolute proof of their existence. What we don’t have is the story of their disappearance. This ebook is their story.
Billie the Kid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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Fearless tomboy, Billie, moves to a new town in the desert southwest and goes exploring. She stumbles upon a hideout and makes new friends who share her adventures and make believe in the desert. Billie and her friends meet Jacob, a star gazer, and learn the story of a local native American legend that predicts a spirit will return to the area some day. Hop on your old bike and ride!
Star Sailor #2: Otto al-Kara of Rangpur
Series: Star Sailor. Price: Free! Words: 27,760. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Star Sailor is a series of episodic short stories about a girl named Najima Dezetoiles, and her travels by raft throughout a galaxy once rocked by a terrible war. In this episode, Najima travels to the desert planet of Nanda IV, where she meets the anti-Imperial rebel Otto al-Kara. But what are the intentions of this handsome, gun-toting terrorist in an Empire-controlled town?
Scalp Lake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
An historical Sioux massacre of Chippewa Indians occurred on Lake of the Dead in Minnesota. Follow the mystery of the Shaman, spirits and Indian culure as Steven Holden travels The Minnesota landscape in search of answers to is fathers mysterious death.
Wolf Eyes
Price: Free! Words: 51,100. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
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Before the North American Continent was discovered by the Europeans it was populated by tribes like the Chickasaw and the Creek. This story is about these people and the spirits that often could get their lives in total calamity. Wolf Eyes is a Chickasaw brave forced to deal with his enemy, influenced by evil Spirits that resided in deep caverns of the underworld.
Buffalo Hump
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 87,330. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013 by Champagne Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
After the glow of gold fades, can friendship survive the realities and dangers that follow?
Arauco: A Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 302,830. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
(5.00)
In 1540 the Spanish invaded the land now called Chile, meeting indomitable resistance from the Mapuche. For the first time, Arauco tells this war from both points of view. Its pages include the conquistador, Valdivia, his beautiful mistress, Inés de Suárez … and his scribe, Juan. Abducted by Mapuche and taken to live with the albino shaman, Ñamku, Juan comes to love the Mapuche girl, Raytrayen.