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THE GREAT BARRINGTON TRAIN WRECK by Robert Trainor 3.6 Stars (24 Reviews)    Price verified one hour ago

NOTE: This novel can also be purchased with five other novels of mine for $3.49 in an anthology entitled Six Novels. The Great Barrington Train Wreck is also contained in Four Novels, which is another anthology of mine that sells for $2.99. Living on the street isn't easy, but Mike Stratton knows his way around... at least until the day that he almost dies from hypothermia. Scrambling around, he finds a job as a cab driver, rents an apartment, and falls in love with his most beautiful fare, the enigmatic Alexandra Hughes. Alexandra, ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 211 Pages (840 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 10th, 2020

Dad, Why Are You Still Talking About Saul Alinsky, He's Been Dead Since 1972?: Socialism and the Deep State's War on Our Constitution by Steve Borovay 5.0 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified one hour ago

To the up and coming generations, we've reached a crisis point in our nation's history. The last this severe was the Civil War when brother fought brother. Our Constitution has been brutally assault-ed by forces seen and unseen. The 1st, 4th, and 5th amendment rights only apply to those who control the levers of power and not those they target and seek to destroy. This book serves as a history lesson as our past is a guide to the present, and then to the future. In world history, there has never been a socialist country where ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 258 Pages (16,012 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

Near Death Experiences Box Set 2 in 1 Books: The Truth Revealed by Conrad Bauer (Maplewood Publishing) Price verified 9 hours ago

Near-death experience (NED) is a recognized universal phenomenon. Is it bringing us closer to the meaning of life itself? Find out in the over 20 cases in this collection of NDE. Download FREE with Kindle Unlimited! The expression "near-death experience" can be incredibly evocative. While for some it might simply suggest the proximity to an accident or a personal tragedy, the meaning behind a near-death experience is often a great deal more spiritual. For those who have been involved in a near-death experience (or NDE), the event ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 192 Pages (3,708 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

A Glimpse Of Heaven by Anna Anita 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 11 hours ago

Theme of Books: What is our identity What is God What are we If we know God We know ourselves

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 112 Pages (817 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

Learn French Easily With Pictures: Fruit & Vegetables Picture Book For Children & Adults (Easy French 1) by Elizabeth Darling (Easy Learning UK) Price verified 13 hours ago

If you enjoy learning with pictures, this is the book for you. This is a fun way to learn your fruit and vegetables in a new exciting way. Each page displays a picture of a fruit or vegetable with a column of both its name in English and French. Suitable for all ages.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 91 Pages (7,880 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

Be A Prepper - 4 book set: Vol. 1: A Beginner's Guide to Surviving Disasters and Other Emergencies; Vol. 2: Hunkering Down; Vol. 3: The Survival ... by Macallister Anderson 4.2 Stars (50 Reviews)    Price verified 13 hours ago

We all know disaster can strike at any time. But are you ready? This book sets includes all the information you need to survive disasters and emergencies. Be prepared no matter what! For a limited time only, get the best selling series Be a Prepper that includes 4 books for 3.99$ before the price goes back up to 9.99$ The 4 book set includes: Volume 1 - Be a Prepper: A Beginner's Guide to surviving Disasters and Other Emergencies Volume 2 - Be a Prepper - Hunkering Down: a Means of Survival Volume 3 - Be a Prepper - The survuival ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 205 Pages (9,222 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

Be a Prepper The Survival Pantry: How to Organize and Preserve Your Food and Water Supply by Macallister Anderson (Survival skills) 4.6 Stars (10 Reviews)    Price verified 14 hours ago

Being ready for any natural disaster or other emergencies that comes your way always start with your food and water supply! It can quickly become your only life line This is what this book is all about. Getting ready and preparing a pantry that could help you and your family survive during an emergency. An emergency food pantry is a supply of food that your family could survive on in the event that a disaster ever cuts off your normal access to food, water and utilities. Having a well-equipped emergency food pantry is a necessity ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 62 Pages (23,961 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

How To Liberate The World: A Step-By-Step Guide to Take Back Your Country UPDATED by Gordon James Klingenschmitt (Illumify Media Global) Price verified 14 hours ago

FRUSTRATED AT THE DIRECTION YOUR COUNTRY IS HEADED? READY TO FIGHT FOR A CAUSE AND CHANGE THE WORLD? DO YOU BELIEVE GOD HAS CALLED CHRISTIANS TO POLITICAL ACTIVISM? In How To Liberate The World, Gordon Klingenschmitt equips you with 30 powerful political tools in a 30-day devotional. His 15 inspiring, true stories of political victory prove the effectiveness of these methods. You don't even need to get elected to take back your government! By becoming the media, gathering petitions, building an army, and prayerfully fighting the ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 177 Pages (4,054 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

The John Locke Collection by John Locke (Blackmore Dennett) 4.2 Stars (26 Reviews)    Price verified 14 hours ago

John Locke was an English philosopher and physician, widely regarded as one of the most influential of Enlightenment thinkers and commonly known as the "Father of Liberalism". Considered one of the first of the British empiricists, following the tradition of Sir Francis Bacon, he is equally important to social contract theory. His work greatly affected the development of epistemology and political philosophy. His writings influenced Voltaire and Jean-Jacques Rousseau, many Scottish Enlightenment thinkers, as well as the American ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 2,673 Pages (3,033 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

Paranormal: Strange and Unexplained Phenomena and Mysteries around the World Volume 1: 4 Books in 1: Haunted Places, Terrfying Places, Bermuda ... by Conrad Bauer (Maplewood Publishing) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 15 hours ago

This collection has it all: the most terrifying places on our planet, haunted places, paranormal creatures and the paranormal phenomena of Bermuda triangle. Download FREE with Kindle Unlimited! 1. Haunted Places: Chilling Paranormal and Supernatural Ghost Stories from Around the World - There are certain buildings which can be unsettling, disturbing, and downright terrifying. Even in seemingly normal homes, the strange and mysterious can help to create a sense of unease and ill-feeling. But there are certain buildings which scream ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 271 Pages (25,668 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

The Epistles of Abu Amir by Abu Amir (Mitanni Publishing) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 15 hours ago

What follows is a series of epistles and missives (letters) sent to a friend of mine explaining Islam (to a degree). Upon editing the letters I realized that they may as well be of use to those intrigued with the thoughts of a Muslim in today's society. Islam is a holistic deen (way of life) that is intended to restore the natural order of inner peace in the human soul. It is referred to as a fitra religion. Meaning, it appeals to the natural disposition of the human being in relation to his creator. It is a simple way of life ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 82 Pages (1,535 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

I Feel Too Much: A How-To Guide For The Beginner Empath by Alicia McBride (As You Wish Publishing) 5.0 Stars (6 Reviews)    Price verified 15 hours ago

Have you recently discovered you are an empath? Do you feel everything? Are you often overwhelmed or permanently exhausted? Are you affected by the moods and emotions of other people? Leap into a journey of healing and self-discovery. In this book, you will: ? Learn seven clear steps to propel you in the right direction. ? Experience guided meditations to protect your energy and release negativity. ? Acknowledge your spiritual gifts and learn how to accept them. ? Discover ways to make your daily life easier and less ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 106 Pages (2,842 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

Solving Cold Cases Box Set 3 books in 1 : Volume 1, Volume 2 and Volume 3: True Crime Stories That Took Years to Crack by Andrew J. Clark (Maplewood Publishing) 3.1 Stars (7 Reviews)    Price verified 21 hours ago

Chilling. One of the best words to describe the cases recounted in this book set. These gruesome crimes seemed to hit a dead end... That is until the cases were reopened for investigation and later solved thanks to modern technologies and new investigation techniques. Download FREE with Kindle Unlimited! From the more famous cases to the more obscure, the crimes and hardships that the victims had to suffer will send shivers down your spine. Notably detailing the disappearance of Chandra Levy to the multiple murders committed by ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 222 Pages (2,917 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

Media Justice (A Marc Kadella Legal Mystery Book 3) by Dennis Carstens 4.4 Stars (415 Reviews)    Price verified 14 hours ago

Q: HOW DOES A TELEVISION PRODUCER DESCRIBE THE KIDNAP AND MURDER OF A 2-YEAR-OLD CHILD? A:"I THINK WE HAVE A HIT ON OUR HANDS!" In the third The third Marc Kadella legal mystery, an adorable -- and photogenic -- two-year-old girl is kidnapped, and, when her remains are found, her twenty-two-year-old widowed mother Brittany is charged with her murder. But before she can even be charged she's been tried and convicted by the media, at the center of which is Melinda Pace, a cynical, mostly-functioning alcoholic Minneapolis television ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 397 Pages (2,974 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

Reincarnation: Astonishing Cases of People Who Remember Their Past Lives (Paranormal and Unexplained Mysteries Book 13) by Conrad Bauer (Maplewood Publishing) 4.7 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

Reincarnation! Believe in it or not, some stories of people that remember their past lives are just too real to ignore. The cases of reincarnation presented in this book are beyond astonishing with specific details that only someone who actually lived that past life would know. Download FREE with Kindle Unlimited Have you ever felt like you were someone else? Have you ever looked in the mirror and felt as if someone else might be looking back from behind the eyes of your reflection? Or perhaps you've had a dream or two in which ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 70 Pages (5,572 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

Young, Female and Black by Heidi Safia Mirza (Routledge) 5.0 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified 15 hours ago

Young black women bear all the hallmarks of a fundamentally unequal society. They do well at school, contribute to society, are good efficient workers yet, as a group they consistently fail to secure the economic status and occupational prestige they deserve. This book presents a serious challenge to the widely held myth that young black women consistently underachieve both at school and in the labour market. In a comparative study of research and writig from America, Britain and the Caribbean Young, Female and Black re-examines our ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 254 Pages (1,035 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

Solving Cold Cases Vol. 5: True Crime Stories that Took Years to Crack (True Crime Cold Cases Solved) by Andrew J. Clark (Maplewood Publishing) 4.3 Stars (8 Reviews)    Price verified 15 hours ago

Chilling. One of the best words to describe the cases presented in this book. These gruesome crimes seemed to hit a dead end... That is until the cases were reopened for investigation and then solved thanks to modern technologies and new investigation techniques. This is Volume 5 of the popular Solving Cold Cases series. Download FREE with Kindle Unlimited They are the nameless faces that cry out to us from old newspaper headlines and canned footage from local TV news stations. They are the stories of injustice so striking we ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 63 Pages (6,503 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

The Double Life of a Serial Murderer: The Life of Serial Killer Herb Baumeister (Serial Killers Book 10) by Jack Smith (Maplewood Publishing) 3.7 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 21 hours ago

A Serial killer who never got to pay for his horrific crimes. Meet Herb Baumeister. On the surface, he appeared to be a successful business and family man, but underneath lay a twisted psychopath. The Fox Hollow Farm, which he owned in Indiana, became the stage of his gruesome murders and is now known for its paranormal activities... Download FREE with Kindle Unlimited! Westfield, Indiana is a quiet suburb of Indianapolis, among other equally quiet Indy suburbs with names such as Carmel, Zionsville, and Fishers. The gay nightclubs ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 86 Pages (3,416 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

Couples Counseling: 2 Books in 1: Communication and Relationship Workbook for Couples. How To Build Trust And Emotional Intimacy,Solve Conflicts And ... by Christian Silverman 3.7 Stars (6 Reviews)    Price verified 22 hours ago

Do You Feel That The Spark Is Gone? Here's How To Bring It Back And Save Your Marriage! Do you miss the emotional intimacy you used to have? Do you wonder why you can't stop arguing about random things? Do you love your spouse but there are too many misunderstandings between you? Don't file for divorce just yet. Getting married is much easier than staying married. In the worst case, your love can get completely buried under a mountain of grudges, undone household chores, bad relationship habits, mediocre sexual experiences, and ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 218 Pages (2,930 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

SHTF Prepping: 100+ Amazing Tips, Tricks, Hacks & DIY Prepper Projects, Along With 77 Items You Need In Your STHF Stockpile Now! (Off Grid Living, ... by Kevin Moore 4.0 Stars (146 Reviews)    Price verified 20 hours ago

If a crisis happened today would you be ready for it? Would you and your family be able to feed and protect itself? Do you believe in wishing for the best but preparing for the worst? If you're anything like me and have a family or loved ones to protect, then you know that being prepared in a disaster situation can mean the difference between life and death. This book will go over not only why SHTF prepping is important, but how to go about doing it and what food and other items you'll need not only for your short term survival ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 96 Pages (2,632 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

Dracula: The Origins of the Myth and Legend by Conrad Bauer (Maplewood Publishing) 5.0 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 16 hours ago

Dracula and the Man Behind the Legend He has been called by many names. He was the Prince, Vlad III; he was the Dark Lord, Vlad Dracula, and the terrible scourge, Vlad the Impaler. He had some rather heady titles considering he was just a minor ruler of a small, remote territory in southeastern Europe called Wallachia. But Vlad Dracula's land and reign, although small, would prove to be pivotal since his territory had become the stepping stone and beachhead of invasion for the mightiest Islamic force the world has ever known; the ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 80 Pages (2,832 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 9th, 2020

Mystic Knowledge of the Ages, The Reawakening: 2020 Edition by M.G. Hawking Price verified 11 hours ago

This anthology takes you on an exploration of the most refined and profound wisdom of the ages, the mystic knowledge to which the Western world has in recent times been reawakening. What exactly is this knowledge? Mystic knowledge falls under the aegis of Aristotle's metaphysics and seeks to reveal the fundamental nature of all reality; it describes what anything must be in order to be at all. It presents a description so integral, so essentially simple, so all-inclusive that it applies to everything, whether visible or invisible, ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 171 Pages (699 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 8th, 2020

Climate Adaptation Finance and Investment in California (Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability) by Jesse M. Keenan (Routledge) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 15 hours ago

This book serves as a guide for local governments and private enterprises as they navigate the unchartered waters of investing in climate change adaptation and resilience. This book serves not only as a resource guide for identifying potential funding sources but also as a roadmap for asset management and public finance processes. It highlights practical synergies between funding mechanisms, as well as the conflicts that may arise between varying interests and strategies. While the main focus of this work is on the State of ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 172 Pages (4,063 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 8th, 2020

Self-Publishing and Collection Development: Opportunities and Challenges for Libraries (Charleston Insights in Library, Archival, and Information ... by Robert P. Holley (Purdue University Press) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 2 hours ago

The current publishing environment has experienced a drastic change in the way content is created, delivered, and acquired, particularly for libraries. With the increasing importance of digital publishing, more than half the titles published in the United States are self-published. With this growth in self-published materials, librarians, publishers, and vendors have been forced to rethink channels of production, distribution, and access as it applies to the new content. Self-Publishing and Collection Development: Opportunities and ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 222 Pages (1,101 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 8th, 2020

Academic E-Books: Publishers, Librarians, and Users (Charleston Insights in Library, Archival, and Information Sciences) by Suzanne M. Ward (Purdue University Press) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 2 hours ago

E-Books in Academic Libraries: Stepping Up to the Challenge provides readers with a view of the changing and emerging roles of electronic books in higher education. The three main sections contain contributions by experts in the publisher/vendor arena, as well as by librarians who report on both the challenges of offering and managing e-books and on the issues surrounding patron use of e-books. The case study section offers perspectives from seven different sizes and types of libraries whose librarians describe innovative and ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 408 Pages (1,799 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 8th, 2020

Understanding the Global Energy Crisis (Purdue Studies in Public Policy) by Richard A. Simmons (Purdue University Press) 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 15 hours ago

We are facing a global energy crisis caused by world population growth, an escalating increase in demand, and continued dependence on fossil-based fuels for generation. It is widely accepted that increases in greenhouse gas concentration levels, if not reversed, will result in major changes to world climate with consequential effects on our society and economy. This is just the kind of intractable problem that Purdue University's Global Policy Research Institute seeks to address in the Purdue Studies in Public Policy series by ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 491 Pages (3,126 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 8th, 2020

Master Spy: A Novel about Ya'aqooba by Bertha Naim 5.0 Stars (6 Reviews)    Price verified 16 hours ago

Yaakov Cohen, "Ya'aqooba", was a fascinating and mysterious person in the intelligence history of the state of Israel. A senior spy, special agent (Mistaarev, undercover agent in Arab regions), and a legend. Ya'aqooba, who spoke fluent Arabic and also because of his appearance, found it easy to integrate into Arab communities. However, more than anything, there was something special in him, that made everyone accept him as one of their own. Ya'aqooba's activities in Arab countries were not known to the public, but senior officers in ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 146 Pages (784 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 8th, 2020

Where Einstein had failed: A compendium of New Physics by Claus Birkholz (BookRix) 3.8 Stars (9 Reviews)    Price verified one hour ago

Einstein's revolutionary ideas had been suffering from his rudimentary mathematical knowledge beyond the domain of differential geometry. Thus, he never recognised the invariants of his General Relativity, and he never had been able to formulate his "World Formula". Hence, his basic equation remained somewhat blurry and fuzzy, touching just one of his invariants; the additional ones fully escaped his notice. His description of physics close to big values of heavy masses went completely wrong: the rotation of stars about the ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 89 Pages (1,544 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 8th, 2020

Foliage: An International Banking Spy Thriller (A Louise Moscow Novel Book 1) by Lorraine Evanoff 4.7 Stars (51 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

BOOK EXCELLENCE AWARD FINALIST, HISTORICAL FICTION NEW APPLE AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE SHELF UNBOUND BEST INDIE BOOK, NOTABLE INDIE AWARD READERS' FAVORITE BOOK AWARD FINALIST Investment banker Louise Moscow is sexy, brazen and fearless in business and in love. With a high-profile dream job wooing rich clientele in late 1980s Paris, she enjoys a lavish lifestyle in a glamorous city. When she stumbles upon criminal activity at her company, the FBI and CIA force her to cooperate and bring down the underhanded bankers in what turns ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 260 Pages (1,031 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 8th, 2020

A Preface to Philosophy: Exploring Truth, Doubt, and Ethics by Philip Wik (A Blue Kitten Book) Price verified one day ago

In A Preface to Philosophy, I tackle the most perplexing questions that we've asked ourselves since we left the caves. At almost 170,000 words, this is one of my longest books. And yet when I consider all that has been written and can be written about the big questions of life, I look at my book as not even a teaspoon in the ocean of knowledge -- a preface at how I look at the profound questions of epistemology, skepticism, and ethics. We shall not cease from exploration And the end of all our exploring Will be to arrive where we ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 497 Pages (17,774 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 7th, 2020

Socialism: An Essential Review by Shawn Henry Potter (Renatus Press®) Price verified one hour ago

All across America, political candidates for federal, state, and local office are proclaiming the principles of socialism. They offer revolutionary solutions to persistent social challenges, such as: income inequality, low wages, rising health care costs, student debt, racism, and climate change. But, would their policies lead to a reduction or expansion of human suffering? Do their principles rest on reality or fantasy? Father Bernard Vaughan, Priest of the Society of Jesus, answers these questions, and more, as he examines general ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 272 Pages (6,692 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 7th, 2020

What is Human Fitness? by Alan Reed 3.4 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

What is Human Fitness explores the meaning of our humanity by clarifying our common understanding of fitness and how this relates to living a fully human life.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 52 Pages (385 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 7th, 2020

Social Security Basic Income: A Safety Net for All Americans by Steven O. Richardson 4.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 11 hours ago

I wrote this book to stimulate conversation about simultaneous solutions to two serious problems facing the U.S. For decades, we have ignored the looming bankruptcy of Social Security and Medicare trust funds. Meanwhile, as income inequality continues to grow, our President and Congress double down on policies that produced the imbalance - namely, negative real interest rates and income tax cuts. This is dangerous because it worsens two conflicts that transcend partisan competition - those between the ruling and working classes and ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 168 Pages (2,586 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 7th, 2020

Stockpile Quarantine Cookbook: Detailed Master List of Survival Grocery Products to Stockpile with Over 100 Proven & Healthy Survival Shelf-Stable ... by William Smith 3.8 Stars (31 Reviews)    Price verified 21 hours ago

Are you looking for recipes with shelf-stable ingredients and what survival foods to buy? Did you know that by properly storing the food you can continue enjoying nutritious meals for months to come? Do you know which superfoods are the most effective in combating viruses? We all know that it is vitally important to understand what foods efficiently strengthen our immune system and are capable of fighting infectious diseases. Additionally, we should aim for foods with plenty of brain-healthy ingredients which increase the amount of ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 134 Pages (4,041 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 7th, 2020

The Governments of Europe by Frederic Austin Ogg (Good Press) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 3 hours ago

"The Governments of Europe" by Frederic Austin Ogg. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten?or yet undiscovered gems?of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 952 Pages (2,494 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 7th, 2020

Visualization: Online Startups: The Mindset Needed to Quit Your Job and Start a Business by T Whitmore 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 2 hours ago

Online Startups The Mindset Needed to Quit Your Job and Start a Business Would you like to start an online business that generates an additional income for you every day? Do you have a dream of launching a startup and becoming a successful entrepreneur? Having the proper mindset makes it possible for you to work from home and make lots of money in the process! After reading this book you'll have a clear understanding of what you need to believe and how you need to think in order to have a successful business from A to Z. Here Is ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 64 Pages (1,664 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 7th, 2020

Ten Days in a Mad-House by Nellie Bly (Elizabeth Jane Cochrane Seaman) (Nellie Bly) 4.2 Stars (202 Reviews)    Price verified 21 hours ago

Ten Days in a Madhouse is Nellie Bly's (Elizabeth Jane Cochrane Seaman) account of her ten days in a madhouse in New York in 1887. Bly, in an act of stunt journalism that wold make her famous, pretended to be mildly insane so she would be sent to an asylum to see first hand what one was like. To begin the process she goes to a rooming house and one night she stays up all night staring at the wall. The stare fest alerts her roommate and scares the homeowner and the next day she fixates on her lost trunk and insists on finding it. At ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 102 Pages (513 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 6th, 2020

Rights of Man by Thomas Paine 4.7 Stars (258 Reviews)    Price verified 22 hours ago

Human Rights asserts that politics popular revolution is permitted when a government fails to safeguard the natural rights of its people.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 137 Pages (721 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 6th, 2020

Lao Tzu : Tao Te Ching : A Book About the Way and the Power of the Way by Lao Tzu (LT Press) 4.3 Stars (307 Reviews)    Price verified 15 hours ago

Lao Tzu's "Tao Te Ching", or Book of the Way, is the classic manual on the art of living and one of the wonders of the world. In eighty-one brief chapters, the "Tao Te Ching" llods at the basic predicatment of being alive and gives advice that imparts balance and perspective, a serene and generous spirit. This book is about wisdom in action. It teaches how wo work for the good with the efforless skill that comes from being in accord with the Tao (the basic principle of the universe) and applies equally to good government and sexual ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 84 Pages (1,372 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 6th, 2020

Inconceivable Effects: Ethics through Twentieth-Century German Literature, Thought, and Film (Signale: Modern German Letters, Cultures, and Thought) by Martin Blumenthal-Barby (Cornell University Press and Cornell University Library) Price verified 9 minutes ago

In Inconceivable Effects, Martin Blumenthal-Barby reads theoretical, literary and cinematic works that appear noteworthy for the ethical questions they raise. Via critical analysis of writers and filmmakers whose projects have changed our ways of viewing the modern world -- including Hannah Arendt, Franz Kafka, Walter Benjamin, the directors of Germany in Autumn, and Heiner Müller -- these essays furnish a cultural base for contemporary discussions of totalitarian domination, lying and politics, the relation between law and body, ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 223 Pages (964 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 6th, 2020

Our life after death by Emanuel Swedenborg 4.2 Stars (29 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

Contents Introduction Editor's Note What the World of Spirits is Each of Us is Inwardly a Spirit Our Revival from Death After Death, We Are in a Fully Human Form We Leave Nothing Behind except Our Earthly Body What We Are Like after Death Our First State after Death Our Second State after Death Our Third State after Death It is Not as Hard as People Think It is to Live a Life That Leads to Heaven Appendix: Children in Heaven About Emanuel Swedenborg

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 74 Pages (575 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 6th, 2020

Dignity in the 21st Century: Middle East and West (SpringerBriefs in Philosophy) by Doris Schroeder (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 22 hours ago

This book is open access under a CC BY license. This book offers a unique and insightful analysis of Western and Middle Eastern concepts of dignity and illustrates them with examples of everyday life. Dignity in the 21st Century - Middle East and West is unique and insightful for a range of reasons. First, the book is co-authored by scholars from two different cultures (Middle East and West). As a result, the interpretations of dignity covered are broader than those in most Western publications. Second, the ambition of the book is ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 118 Pages (1,487 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 6th, 2020

The Oldest Vocation: Christian Motherhood in the Medieval West by Clarissa W. Atkinson (Cornell University Press) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 16 hours ago

According to an old story, a woman concealed her sex and ruled as pope for a few years in the ninth century. Pope Joan was not betrayed by a lover or discovered by an enemy; her downfall came when she went into labor during a papal procession through the streets of Rome. From the myth of Joan to the experiences of saints, nuns, and ordinary women, The Oldest Vocation brings to life both the richness and the troubling contradictions of Christian motherhood in medieval Europe. After tracing the roots of medieval ideologies of ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 310 Pages (888 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 6th, 2020

Pieces of Truth by Nobuyoshi Takahashi 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 22 hours ago

This is a philosophical book about the universe, God, human beings, our mind, our life, and so on. But the author is not a philosopher, he is a truth seeker though. And it took him more than 20 years to write this book. He strongly believes that you don't need a degree in Philosophy to seek truth. And this book is an experiment to see how well an ordinary person like him can answer various philosophical questions. He has actually answered most major philosophical questions simply and clearly. You can tell by looking inside the book. ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 208 Pages (2,357 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 5th, 2020

After the Interlude: A Dialogue about Death and Beyond by Ellyn Peirson (Creativia) 4.5 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 16 hours ago

After the Interlude explores destiny, the sibling relationship, the impact on destiny of family of origin dynamics, where we were before we were born, where we're going after we've left the planet, thin places, dreams, prayer and the importance of unbending intent. The book tackles purpose and the most difficult personal question of all personal questions -- Why? After the Interlude converses with existence. After the Interlude is an expression of an Everyperson. All human beings know fear. All human beings lose family members. ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 159 Pages (4,476 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 5th, 2020

Democracy's Children: Intellectuals and the Rise of Cultural Politics by John McGowan (Cornell University Press) 3.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 2 hours ago

How do American intellectuals try to achieve their political and social goals? By what means do they articulate their hopes for change? John McGowan seeks to identify the goals and strategies of contemporary humanistic intellectuals who strive to shape the politics and culture of their time. In a lively mix of personal reflection and shrewd analysis, McGowan visits the sites of intellectual activity (scholarly publications, professional conferences, the classroom, and the university) and considers the hazards of working within such ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 262 Pages (1,313 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 5th, 2020

Improving Mental Health Outcomes Through Case Management Services: The Cog of the Wheel by Dr. Lorena Fulton 4.7 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 15 hours ago

Also available in paperback. Funders, community leaders, professionals, and people in need are looking for ways to improve the outcomes, or results, of services designed to help people who suffer from mental illness. Professional case management in mental health is the process of alleviating barriers so that people might effectively address their problems, with or without ongoing professional assistance. Professional case management is deliberate and strategic, whether on the micro level or on the macro level. This book details steps ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 90 Pages (6,152 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 5th, 2020

Marginality: Addressing the Nexus of Poverty, Exclusion and Ecology by Joachim von Braun (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 15 hours ago

This book takes a new approach on understanding causes of extreme poverty and promising actions to address it. Its focus is on marginality being a root cause of poverty and deprivation. "Marginality" is the position of people on the edge, preventing their access to resources, freedom of choices, and the development of capabilities. The book is research based with original empirical analyses at local, national, and local scales; book contributors are leaders in their fields and have backgrounds in different disciplines. An important ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 406 Pages (5,978 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 4th, 2020

Knowledge and Institutions (Knowledge and Space Book 13) by Johannes Glückler (Springer) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 2 hours ago

This open access book bridges the disciplinary boundaries within the social sciences to explore the role of social institutions in shaping geographical contexts, and in creating new knowledge. It includes theorizations as well as original empirical case studies on the emergence, maintenance and change of institutions as well as on their constraining and enabling effects on innovation, entrepreneurship, art and cultural heritage, often at regional scales across Europe and North America. Rooted in the disciplines of management and ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 322 Pages (6,841 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 4th, 2020

The Topography of Modernity: Karl Philipp Moritz and the Space of Autonomy (Signale: Modern German Letters, Cultures, and Thought) by Elliott Schreiber (Cornell University Press and Cornell University Library) Price verified 14 hours ago

Karl Philipp Moritz (d. 1793) was one of the most innovative writers of the late Enlightenment in Germany. A novelist, travel writer, editor, and teacher he is probably best known today for his autobiographical novel Anton Reiser (1785-90) and for his treatises on aesthetics, foremost among them Über die bildende Nachahmung des Schönen (On the Formative Imitation of the Beautiful) (1788). In this treatise, Moritz develops the concept of aesthetic autonomy, which became widely known after Goethe included a lengthy excerpt of it in ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 194 Pages (1,478 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 4th, 2020

Empire’s Labor: The Global Army That Supports U.S. Wars by Adam Moore (Cornell University Press) 3.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 2 hours ago

In a dramatic unveiling of the little-known world of contracted military logistics, Adam Moore examines the lives of the global army of laborers who support US overseas wars. Empire's Labor brings us the experience of the hundreds of thousands of men and women who perform jobs such as truck drivers and administrative assistants at bases located in warzones in the Middle East and Africa. He highlights the changes the US military has undergone since the Vietnam War, when the ratio of contractors to uniformed personnel was roughly 1:6. ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 250 Pages (4,183 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 4th, 2020

The Public Mapping Project: How Public Participation Can Revolutionize Redistricting (Brown Democracy Medal) by Michael P. McDonald (Cornell Selects) 3.5 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 22 hours ago

The Laurence and Lynne Brown Democracy Medal is an initiative of the McCourtney Institute for Democracy at Pennsylvania State University. It annually recognizes outstanding individuals, groups, and organizations that produce exceptional innovations to further democracy in the United States or around the world. Micah Altman and Michael P. McDonald unveil the Public Mapping Project, which developed DistrictBuilder, an open-source software redistricting application designed to give the public transparent, accessible, and easy-to-use ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 120 Pages (1,672 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 4th, 2020

Fictions of Authority: Women Writers and Narrative Voice by Susan Sniader Lanser (Cornell University Press) 3.7 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

Drawing on narratological and feminist theory, Susan Sniader Lanser explores patterns of narration in a wide range of novels by women of England, France, and the United States from the 1740s to the present. She sheds light on the history of "voice" as a narrative strategy and as a means of attaining social power. She considers the dynamics in personal voice in authors such as Mary Shelley, Charlotte Brontë, Zora Neale Hurston, and Jamaica Kincaid. In writers who attempt a "communal voice" -- including Mary Wollstonecraft, Elizabeth ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 304 Pages (595 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 4th, 2020

Proletarian Peasants: The Revolution of 1905 in Russia's Southwest by Robert Edelman (Cornell University Press) 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified one hour ago

In this book, conceived and written for the general reader as well as the specialist, Robert Edelman uses a case study of peasant behavior during a particular revolutionary situation to make an important contribution to one of the major debates in contemporary peasant studies. Edelman's subject is the peasantry of the right-bank Ukraine, and he uses local and regional archives seldom available to Western scholars to give a detailed picture of the ways in which the inhabitants of one of Russia's most advanced agrarian regions ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 208 Pages (3,353 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 4th, 2020

Autobiographical Voices: Race, Gender, Self-Portraiture (Reading Women Writing) by Françoise Lionnet (Cornell University Press) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 21 hours ago

Adopting a boldly innovative approach to women's autobiographical writing, Françoise Lionnet here examines the rhetoric of self-portraiture in works by authors who are bilingual or multilingual or of mixed races or cultures. Autobiographical Voices offers incisive readings of texts by Zora Neale Hurston, Maya Angelou, Marie Cardinal, Maryse Condé, Marie-Thérèse Humbert, Augustine, and Nietzsche.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 280 Pages (1,172 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 4th, 2020

Drones and the Creative Industry: Innovative Strategies for European SMEs by Virginia Santamarina-Campos (Springer) 3.3 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

This open access, interdisciplinary book presents innovative strategies in the use of civil drones in the cultural and creative industry. Specially aimed at small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), the book offers valuable insights from the fields of marketing, engineering, arts and management. With contributions from experts representing varied interests throughout the creative industry, including academic researchers, software developers and engineers, it analyzes the needs of the creative industry when using civil drones both ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 171 Pages (21,788 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 4th, 2020

Not of Woman Born: Representations of Caesarean Birth in Medieval and Renaissance Culture by Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski (Cornell University Press) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified one hour ago

"Not of woman born, the Fortunate, the Unborn" -- the terms designating those born by Caesarean section in medieval and Renaissance Europe were mysterious and ambiguous. Examining representations of Caesarean birth in legend and art and tracing its history in medical writing, Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski addresses the web of religious, ethical, and cultural questions concerning abdominal delivery in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. Not of Woman Born increases our understanding of the history of the medical profession, of medical ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 224 Pages (7,219 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 3rd, 2020

Disasters: Core Concepts and Ethical Theories (Advancing Global Bioethics Book 11) by Dónal P. O’Mathúna (Springer) 5.0 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified one hour ago

This Open Access Book is the first to examine disasters from a multidisciplinary perspective. Justification of actions in the face of disasters requires recourse both to conceptual analysis and ethical traditions. Part 1 of the book contains chapters on how disasters are conceptualized in different academic disciplines relevant to disasters. Part 2 has chapters on how ethical issues that arise in relation to disasters can be addressed from a number of fundamental normative approaches in moral and political philosophy. This book sets ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 258 Pages (1,138 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jul 3rd, 2020

The Purpose of Life by Parmeet Shah 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 22 hours ago

The Purpose of Life is a short book that tackles the deepest questions about our life and existence. It puts forth insights from science to answer these questions, which have for too long been limited to realms of religion and spirituality. It sheds light on why we do the things we do; on the forces that drive all of our thoughts, feelings and behaviour and helps make sense of this crazy world we live in. It's written in easy to read language in order to be accessible to a wide audience and won't take you more than 1-2 hours to ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 83 Pages (3,290 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jul 3rd, 2020
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