Books tagged: unions

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The Jig of the Union Loller
Price: Free! Words: 130,370. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013 by The Wessex Collective. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A loller is a shirker, a slacker, a goof-off, an idler, a goldbrick, a dirtball, a ne’er-do-well—all of which define Claude Amognes’s behavior quite nicely. So he’s a good-time Charlie who smokes and drinks too much and does as little work as necessary; but while all these things are true, he’s also a delightful Falstaffian character. He's what makes reading this book such rollicking
The Colorado Labor Wars: Cripple Creek, 1903-1904
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,580. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Essays
Commemorating the centennial of the Cripple Creek Labor Wars, 1903-1904, this book recalls the causes and consequences of one of the era's violent labor strikes that spread throughout the Colorado mine fields. A "must read" for those interested in labor history, mining, and a time when the Western Federation of Miners asked, "Is Colorado in America?"
Labor Union Membership in the Light of Scripture
Price: Free! Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013 by Peace Protestant Reformed Church. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
Neither the well-nigh universal acceptance of labor union membership by Western society nor the nearly unanimous approval of labor union membership by the churches settles the issue of membership in a union for the Christian workingman. The practice of the world is certainly not the standard of the life of the Christian. But neither is the example of the majority of churches the standard.
Think and Think Again...
Price: $737.00 USD. Words: 99,160. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Essay » Author profile
The purpose of this book is to inspire you to begin thinking for yourself. Why? Because we live in a society that is always dictating or telling us what to do, when to do it, and how to do it. We live in a society that has taken over our lives and our ability to think for ourselves.
Ikons
Series: Ikons, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,730. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Russia is in turmoil. Her people have lost faith in their government, her economy is in ruins and her armed forces have suffered an embarrassing defeat. Ethnic and religious rivalries threaten to tear the country apart and world war looms on the horizon. The year is 1905.
Just Sayin Part Deux
Price: Free! Words: 18,140. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Sandy Asper's Year of Patch Columns About Education Both Local and National and Occasionally Otherworldly
The Judge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Weeks before retirement, Frank survives a brutal home invasion that claims his wife's and daughters's lives. Recovered, he finds a gift from his wife; a Taurus Judge revolver. The police tell him the trail has gone cold. Frank goes hunting.
A Very Short Collection of Very Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 13,980. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
These seven short stories cover such topics as family, injuries and illness, journalism, war, and business. Based on real-life incidents, they are meant to provoke reflections on such character issues as integrity, friendship, prejudice, courage, and respect. Those who enjoy these stories might like the trilogy, The Manifest Destiny Network Chronicles, to appear in summer, 2012.
The Newest Baltimore Catechism
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Baltimore Catechism was the de facto standard Catholic school text in the U.S. from 1885 to the late 1960s. The Newest Baltimore Catechism ©2012 is not a religious text and it should be taught in all U.S. schools. Mandatory testing and a demonstrated high level of competency should also be required of all persons seeking public office and public service jobs.
The Everyman's Guide to knowing which way to vote
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
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"The Everyman's Guide to knowing which way to vote" is a Political Party Comparison Chart that clarifies the key differences--on 50 major issues--between Liberals & Democrats on the one hand...and Conservatives & Republicans on the other. It is a user-friendly 'Voter's Guide' that summarizes--and simplifies--the basic stand that each party has on the most important issues facing America today.