Books tagged: pacifism

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A Secret Sacrifice (Amish Secrets - Book 5)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,360. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite, Fiction » Christian » Romance
When seventeen-year-old school teacher Rosanna Keim moves to Honey Ridge, the last thing she expects is to find the love of her life. Zachariah Zook thought he always knew what he wanted - to live a peaceable Amish life. But John Christner, his wayward-leaning best friend, has him worried. Is Rosanna the answer to securing John's Plain future? Can Zach sacrifice his dream for a friend in need?
Tom Irregardless and Me
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,570. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Jehovah’s Witnesses, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
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Starting with Prince, a fierce and frolicking defense of Jehovah’s Witnesses. A riotous romp through their way of life. “We have become a theatrical spectacle to the world, and to angels and to men,” the Bible verse says. That being the case, let’s show some theater! Let’s skewer the liars who slander the Christ! Let’s pull down the house on the axis lords! Let the seed-pickers unite!
The Modern Catholic Just War Tradition - Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI, Pacifism, Presumption Against War or For Justice, Questions and Suggestions, Moral Reasoning for War
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,510. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines the role of the modern Catholic Church "just war" tradition and modern military strategy.
AutoFlick: A Study of Whales and Cigarettes That Became a Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,510. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
AutoFlick is a first-person narrative about the coming-of-age of a 16-year-old boy in 1968. The first part of the story unfolds as the narrator and his father track people who throw cigarettes from their cars. In the second part, 34 years later, the narrator resumes the project with his own son.
The Soldier And The Monk
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 29,760. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
In November 1967, a traditional Buddhist monk living in South Vietnam’s Central Highlands, faces a moral dilemma after finding a wounded American soldier. Complicating the picture are an angry North Vietnamese Army officer and the presence of nine-year-old Vo, a Down-syndrome child who is the monk’s ward.
The Bugle Trilogy
You set the price! Words: 179,450. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Essay » Literature
Three complete novels in one edition! "The Bugle Trilogy" is Norman MacDonald's epic story of a young man who resists his country's push towards police-state militarization and war. Readers who enjoy Hemingway will be drawn into MacDonald's simple yet powerful writing. Bonus material: an essay and afterwords to the novels are included.
Collected Works
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 316,760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Essay » Literature
Canadian writer Norman MacDonald’s complete oeuvre in one edition! Four novels, plus many short stories and essays. Readers who appreciate Hemingway will enjoy MacDonald's simple yet intense tales: a young logger finding his way in the novel "Lost Magnificence", and the "Bugle Trilogy" where a boy becomes a pacifist in an oppressive regime. Essays on his literary theories, poetry, and more.
Cydwybod mewn Carchar
Price: Free! Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This is a Welsh language essay on the only minister of religion in Wales to be imprisoned during the Great War as a conscientious objector. Hanes achos y gwrthwynebydd cydwybodol, y Parchedig Benjamin Meyrick, yn ystod y Rhyfel Mawr. Os nad ydach chi'n gyfarwydd iawn efo lawrlwytho e-lyfrau yna'r peth gorau ichi ydi dewis 'PDF' isod.
Gardens of the Desert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,890. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A decade after their father's murder set them on separate life paths, three brothers deal with alienation from each other and their southern culture as they learn to walk the line between familial duty and social obligation, while ultimately defining themselves as individuals.
The Christmas Mutiny, Part 2
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,920. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
This much we know: In December of 1914, soldiers along the battlefront laid down their arms and observed a Christmastime truce. They buried their dead, sang and drank together, roasted pigs and rabbits they had caught, and had bicycle races, and, famously, played football. This, we do not know: What if they had decided not to go back to fighting? This books offers one possible answer.