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The European Federalist Papers
Price: Free! Words: 115,970. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Jakub Jermář. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Taking the American Federalist Papers (1787-1788) as the best benchmark, the authors of The European Federalist Papers present the facts and arguments why the current intergovernmental system of the European Union is no longer adequate and has to be replaced by a European Federation like the United States of America in order to guarantee the Citizens’ and Member States' sovereignty.
21: The Last Night with Taiwan's Sunflower Movement
Price: Free! Words: 19,690. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
On March 18, 2014, Taiwanese students known as the "Sunflower Movement" peacefully occupied their nation's legislature. Three weeks later, after their peaceful demonstration raised national and global awareness of the dangers of secret negotiations with China, they withdrew. This inside story tells the last 21 hours of the non-violent occupancy and includes background, politics, peace, and love.
Future of Western Civilization-Progress Report (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 35. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,570. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Melanie Mortiboys interviews Dr Nicholas Beecroft for this Progress Report on the project exploring the Future of Western Civilization in the light of the interviews so far.
If I Was ... Analyzing Edward Snowden
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 45,130. Language: British English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Biography, Essay » Technology
This is an impartial review of Edward Snowden, the infamous NSA whistleblower, who in 2013, released a significant amount of classified documents into the public realm. The whole Edward Snowden affair reads like a hollywood blockbuster, and not the story of a young would-be geek, challenging the powers at be. Read the book and form your own views.
Well Water Woman
Series: Grandmothers, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
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Well Water Woman is a personal narrative of a Chinese American female who explores and reconstructs her journey from girlhood to womanhood, piecing information from two generations of memories to weave the life and legacy of the paternal grandmother whom she has never personally met. This short memoir explores the inner workings of spirit through the cycle of birth, life, death, and eternity.
Eyes
Price: $9.54 USD. Words: 72,340. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
It’s the year 2146, and a lot has changed for starters there are no wars, no battles and no power struggles between countries. The problem is every government has installed cameras, on every wall, in every house, in every room. There is no privacy to the people of this planet, but with nearly no violence surly that is for the better?
یادداشتها
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: Persian. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Author profile
این کتاب حاوی یادداشتهای «بکتاش» است در سال ۱۳۶۸ در آمریکا. این اثر ۲۸ قطعه یادداشت است که از اردیبهشت سال ۱۳۶۸ تا بهمن همانسال نوشته شده اند. طی این مدت بکتاش خمسه پور خاطرات و حسّیات خود را در قالب شعر و نوشته به رشته تحریر درآورده است
Am I Me?
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
An eclectic collection of poetry, words, thoughts and feelings about life, food, creatures, and family.
The Murder Of Mary Rogers
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » History » North America
I have used United States Census records from the 19th century along with business directories, i.e. Doggett's Business Directory of New York City, to add some light on a murder that occurred in Hoboken, New Jersey on July 25th, 1841. Specifically, the text of my ebook examines what can be learned about Mary Rogers, her family, as well as the men who may have been associated with her brutal death.
Broadsides & Portents
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 34,500. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
In day of long ago, scribes would place news and warning of importance in prominent places for the looking to heed. Today, that tradition is continued by bloggers who accomplish that honored task through the means of advanced electronic communication.