Books tagged: speculation

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Build Your Own Galactic Empire
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Lighthearted DO and DON'T lists for achieving pan-galactic supremacy or writing hard science fiction, formulated by the author of the Spiral Vector series in the course of developing his Spiral's Realms future history. WARNING: DO NOT TRY THIS AT HOME!
Understanding the Basics of Options - A Simplified Guide to Trading Stock Options
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Stock market investing
Learn How to Trade Options with Option Maestro's Simplified Option Trading E-Book. A proven way to easily understand options - learn by actual examples. After reading this guide to trading options, you'll be able to pay for it by writing your first covered call! After reading you'll be able to buy and sell both call and put options.
Demon War: Attack
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,650. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The world as we know it has ended. A terrible wind of disaster has blown away the global economy, the proud superpowers, and all that we take for granted. All that is left is poverty and misery, plus a small band of people who battle every day to put things to right. But just as they are daring to have hope for the future, they are struck by a terrifying threat capable of ending humanity forever!
Sandstorm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A first-person story of a man who crashes on a desolate, yet fertile, planet, and how he spends his years there before being influenced by an unknown intelligence.
Lamppost
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"We’ve wandered outside God’s field of view to where there’s a hole in the sky, and if I doze off at my post or my instruments fail, then it's not Jesus coming through the clouds; it’s the slow, systematic destruction of our universe by a thing that doesn’t breathe or think or feel. How can anyone believe whoever made this universe had anything resembling love in their heart?"
De l'utilité de la Bourse
You set the price! Words: 820. Language: French. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Stock market investing
En matière boursière, la comédie de la « catastrophe que l’on évite de justesse » sonne de plus en plus faux et évite de s'interroger sur l'utilité réelle de la Bourse? À quoi sert-elle ? Faut-il la réformer ? Dans l'affirmative, comment ? La « méthode de Luther » s'applique-t-elle à cette problématique ?
The Graves of the Golden Bear: Ancient Fortresses and Monuments of the Ohio Valley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,020. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » American
From the earliest maps of the Gulf of Mexico by the Spanish explorers to the beginning of the 20th century, claims were made that a Welsh prince named Madoc brought thousands of colonists to North America centuries before Columbus. Find out how a 18th Century map and an inscription on an ancient fortress wall will make you doubt what you learned in history class.
After the Sundial
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,400. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
AFTER THE SUNDIAL by two-time Nebula Award Nominee Vera Nazarian is the author's first short fiction collection that focuses specifically on science fiction works, bound by the common theme of time and temporal exploration, and can be viewed as a companion volume to her earlier collection, SALT OF THE AIR which focused on fable, myth, and fantasy.
Wildcats of Finance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / stocks, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Wildcat groups such as hedge funds play a growing role in causing or aggravating blowups in the marketplace. This primer exposes the reality behind the illusion of profits. For instance, hedge funds as a group perform the astounding feat of losing money for their clients. The target audience for the book includes investors and policymakers as well as general readers.
El arte de vivir del dinero ajeno
Series: Las Pecuniarias, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 34,620. Language: Spanish. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Ricardo sale de vacaciones unos días. En un pueblito de pastores hará una serie de inesperados descubrimientos sobre el lugar, sus gentes, sobre las finanzas y sobre sí mismo. A medio camino entre la narración y el ensayo filosófico, el libro aborda los fundamentos de la financiación, trazando meridianamente la distinción entre aquello que se conoce por inversión y lo que es simple especulación.