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Jen Hancock's Handy Humanism Handbook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,700. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
(4.67)
This book is written to provide a quick overview of the philosophy of Humanism. Humanism is one of the most influential and yet most maligned philosophies of all time. Unfortunately, most people don’t know anything about it. I intend to change that with this book. Consider yourself introduced.
Internet Dating Diary
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,810. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
A compilation of diary entries from a man rebuilding his social life after divorce who walked back into a world of singles that bore absolutely no resemblance to the one he knew before marriage. He was living and working in a city he’d never been single in. As a married man he'd claimed he would hate to be single in this city. But now he was. Would he be able to find love on the Internet?
Learning to Program Using Python
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,450. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
(3.00)
An introduction to computer programming, using the Python programming language. The core Python language (both versions 2.x and 3.x) is discussed, as well as an introduction to graphical user interface creation and game programming. The reader should be able to quickly create simple to medium-level programs and be prepared to tackle more complex programming tasks.
Oracle Quick Guides - Part 1 - Oracle Basics: Database and Tools
Series: Oracle Quick Guides, Book 1. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Database management
This is part 1 of a series of Quick learning guides for Oracle professionals. Part 1 introduces completely new entrants to the Oracle environment about Relational principles and history, the background of Oracle, Oracle products, Oracle database architecture, installation, Oracle and 3rd party database tools and it provides a glossary of basic Oracle terminology and what it means.
Introduction to self-inquiry
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,600. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Instinctual response of any human being is security. So he tries to hind security in identity with family, property, group, caste, nation, belief systems and religion. But the very identity with all these lead duality, contradiction, conflict, war.
An Introduction to the Bible
Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers
(5.00)
This is a short introduction to the Christian Bible. It contains a short overview of the most basic, fundamental events and themes of the Bible. It should be especially helpful to those whose knowledge of the Bible is very limited.
The Rex Guide to Roman Gods and Goddesses
Series: The Rex Guides, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
A handy guide to the Gods and Goddesses worshipped by the Romans. This book gives a brief description of both the major and minor gods and goddesses of ancient Rome. A useful reference to use whilst writing or reading books, watching the TV or listening to the radio. It is designed to provoke further study by the reader.
Returning Your Trust - A Brief Inroduction to Islam
Price: Free! Words: 9,920. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 by Muhammad Abdullah. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Faith
This is a wonderful book describing the major concepts and fundamentals of Islam, ideal for non muslims seeking for an introduction to Islam and for new converts.
Introduction to Computers
Price: Free! Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer science
Introduction to Computers is packed with information about computers.
What They Wrote: In Praise of Dark Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,760. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
What They Wrote is a collection of introductions, articles, and reviews by Jack Ketchum of various horror novels and collections. Included here are introductions for works by Edward Lee, Stanley Wiater, Barry Hoffman, Kealan Patrick Burke, Thomas Tessier, P.D. Cacek, Lucy Taylor, Tim Lebbon, and T.M. Wright. Also included are reviews of two Stephen King novels and a John Carpenter movie.