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1000 INSPIRATIONAL QUOTES: Daily Inspirational and Motivational Quotations by Famous People About Life, Love, and Success (for work, business, for ... by Joseph Hampton 4.7 Stars (16 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for".© -Socrates Throughout human history, great leaders have used the power of words to transform our emotions, to enlist us in their causes, and to shape the course of destiny. "1000 INSPIRATIONAL QUOTES. Daily Inspirational and Motivational Quotations by Famous People About Life, Love, and Success" is an invaluable tool for business leaders, coaches, writers, public speakers, or anyone who wishes to ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 176 Pages (2,715 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 2nd, 2020

Logical Fallacies: Do You Make These Mistakes in Reasoning? by Scott Lovell 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

If you want to avoid making a fool of yourself then keep reading... "Everybody argues; not everybody knows how to argue." This phrase is incredibly accurate. You see, logical fallacies are everywhere. They can be used to manipulate people or turn an argument sour, derailing it from the get-go. This book will give you the tools to fight logical fallacies and make your arguments completely bulletproof logically. Moreover, if you want to be a great debater, it will help you learn all the ins and outs of logical fallacies so you ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 70 Pages (3,517 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 2nd, 2020

Broken Trust Why Congress Has Failed America:A Revealing Look Their Duties, Benefits, Lobbyist Ties, And Failures by Cheryl Leonard 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 51 minutes ago

Congress, the word is powerful, but the legislators are gridlocked and ineffective. The 2015 polls show a approval rating of just 16%, with an all time low of 9% during the 2013 government shutdown. They have failed America, and the American people have voiced their discontent with them. This book is an examination into the reasons behind that failure.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 25 Pages (525 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 2nd, 2020

The Little Book Of Hate by Damion Boyd (Smashwords) Price verified one hour ago

There are currently 2 very different ideas on what it means to "hate". First, there is what I call a Vertical worldview [a hierarchical view of Nature and life ascending from plants to animals to people to God] where "hate" is a spiritual desire to destroy. Even God is said to "hate evil" in various passages of Scripture. Think about it. Animals can brutally destroy other animals but we do not say they hate each other. Only a spiritual being can hate. Indeed, hate should have no theoretical place in the Flat (or secular) ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 43 Pages (190 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 2nd, 2020

Why Your Preps Will Fail You: What You Can Do to Prevent It by TOAWO 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 51 minutes ago

Congratulations! You are among the estimated 1 to 3.5 percent of the population that are the most foresighted people to prepare for the future, whatever that may be. However, many will see their preps fail. What this book is about is how to prep so that they won't fail you.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 17 Pages (599 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 2nd, 2020

Stoic Meditation: How to Apply Stoicism in the Daily Routine and Take Control of Your Mindset and Live a Happy and Peaceful Life, Improving ... by James Wisdom 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

Did you notice that Time is Slipping from your Hands? Can't you seize the Opportunities that Life puts before you? Are you constantly Under Stress and Dominated by Anxiety and Negative Thoughts? If you reflect yourself in these situations then keep reading... Have you ever wondered why successful people, from great entrepreneurs to the best performing athletes, have always adopted Stoic Principles in their Life? This is because Stoicism has always Opened the Eyes of People who have practiced it: it has given them the Virtues ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 91 Pages (1,184 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 2nd, 2020

Critical Thinking: The Ultimate Guide to Improving Your Critical Thinking Skills, Becoming Better at Problem Solving, Mastering Logical Fallacies and ... by Scott Lovell 5.0 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

If you want to impress people with your critical thinking skills then keep reading... 2 comprehensive manuscripts in 1 book • Critical Thinking: How to Improve Your Critical Thinking Skills, Problem Solving Skills, and Avoid the 25 Cognitive Biases in Decision-Making • Logical Fallacies: Do You Make These Mistakes in Reasoning? Critical thinking skills are essential in the new knowledge economy. Jobs require increasing demands of flexible intellectual skills, and the ability to analyze information and integrate diverse ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 112 Pages (3,656 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 2nd, 2020

Shitolian: apple orchard 3.0 (The Apple Orchard Book 3) by O Persaud 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

Shitolian is a plea to America, an anthem for the oppressed. It is a collection of honest, captivating poetry that gives voice to inexpressible feelings and the triumphs and disappointments of living. In poems filled with intense emotion, Persaud applies a perceptive eye and colorful language to his work as he reflects upon politics, religion, philosophy, coming of age, and lost dreams. Daring the reader to accept him on his own terms, he reveals his feelings openly, declaring pain and joy with ardor as he arrives at the happy, ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 119 Pages (1,697 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 2nd, 2020

Cultural Revolution, Culture War: How Conservatives Lost England and How to Get It Back by Sean Gabb (Hampden Press) 4.7 Stars (6 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

"Today's England is a moral-social basket case, full of violent crime, outrageous state-enforcement of political correctness, and protected Muslim extremists" Published in 2007, and hailed by conservatives, libertarians, nationalists and anarchists, Cultural Revolution, Culture War is the book that introduced the concepts of Cultural Marxism and Frankfurt School subversion to the English Right. Single-handedly and within a few weeks, it transformed the language of analysis and action on the British political right. Gabb's central ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 101 Pages (1,971 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 2nd, 2020

Living Like Indians: 1,001 Projects, Games, Activities, and Crafts by Allan A. Macfarlan (Skyhorse) 4.1 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified 4 hours ago

For children and adults alike, Living Like Indians is the essential guide to Native American recreation and activities. Written with recreation directors in mind, this wonderful field companion provides thoughtful learning activities along with a history of the Native Americans. Tracking, camping, and exploring nature are only a few of the topics found in this book. The author provides suggestions for over 1,000 projects for indoor and outdoor activities, and also includes practical first aid and wilderness advice on cooking, ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 320 Pages (12,101 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 2nd, 2020

Imploded Lives: A Heist Thriller by David P. Warren (Creativia) 4.8 Stars (20 Reviews)    Price verified 51 minutes ago

When two masked men take a busy Los Angeles bank in broad daylight, police, SWAT and the media cover every visible angle of the bank. Despite hundreds of eyes on the bank, nearly a million dollars - and the robbers themselves - vanish without a trace. LAPD detectives Stacey Gray and Jeff Butler begin to investigate the logic-defying case with no clues and little evidence. Soon, life-changing secrets are exposed and their worlds turn upside down. Who are the robbers - and where is the money? Praise: "Well-written caper novel. ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 289 Pages (2,917 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 2nd, 2020

The 30 Greatest Sports Conspiracy Theories of All-Time: Ranking Sports' Most Notorious Fixes, Cover-ups, and Scandals by Elliott Kalb (Skyhorse) 4.0 Stars (17 Reviews)    Price verified 6 hours ago

Separating fact from myth, Kalb attempts to determine which of these long-held conspiracy theories hold water, and which ones fall flat under scrutiny. Ranking the conspiracies from 1 to 30 and the likelihood of each conspiracy from 1 to 5, Kalb boldly asks: • Did baseball avoid integration in the 1930s and 1940s with an unwritten agreement? • Was Super Bowl III a fixed game? • Did Sonny Liston throw both of his fights vs. Muhammad Ali? • Was the NBA's first-ever draft lottery fixed? • Why did Michael Jordan ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 372 Pages (3,563 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The One: An Elastic Sphere in Motion by Hiroyuki Aizawa Price verified 7 hours ago

The One is an elastic sphere in motion. The One has a shape, mass, motion, and energy. The One is almighty and creator of the world. The One is an hydrogen atom and assembles into elements. Everything in the cosmos is created from the One by its energy. This is the hydrogen monism of metaphysics. (Introduction of Author) Dr. Hiroyuki Aizawa is President of Aizawa Science Museum for education of people all over the world. He is an invited reviewer of International Scientific Journal, PLOS-ONE. Dr. Aizawa was Professor at the ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 7 Pages (2,794 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The United Monads of Cosmos: The Unification Monisum by Hiroyuki Aizawa (Aizawa Science Museum) Price verified 10 hours ago

What is the cosmos? How the world is created? Does the cosmos stay forever? How shall we think of the cosmos? This book gives some hints to answer these fabulous questions from kids to adults with simple and natural explanation. This book is suitable for fundamental education of kids above the Junior High School. Let's enjoy science! Introduction of the author: Hiroyuki Aizawa, Ph.D. was an associate professor at the University of Tokyo. His nickname is Hero. Hero graduated the University of Tokyo at 1991, and studied medicine as a ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 18 Pages (596 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Peripatetic Alterity: A Philosophical Treatise on the Spectrum of Being - Romantics and Pragmatists by Henry Whittlesey (perypatetik) 4.0 Stars (11 Reviews)    Price verified 10 hours ago

This book is intended to raise awareness of our perception and hopes to show how a change in it can improve the life of every individual as well as reduce domestic and international social tension. To understand the worldview described in this treatise, it is necessary to create a construct that allows for distinctions to be made between different types of people, with each type being endowed with certain beautiful, advantageous characteristics that are largely exclusive to that type. Neither of these types or their various ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 285 Pages (1,185 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Flight of the Reindeer: The True Story of Santa Claus and His Christmas Mission by Robert Sullivan (Skyhorse) 4.5 Stars (70 Reviews)    Price verified 5 hours ago

Children have believed the legend forever: On one evening each year a jolly old elf and eight reindeer fly all night long to deliver gifts around the world. The fact is, solid evidence abounds. Robert Sullivan, a senior editor at Life magazine, diligently gathered documentation from scientists, historians, zoologists, and Arctic explorers to prove that Santa is not just a myth. First, the reindeer: Do they really fly? "We used to think it was just extended leaping," says Tony Vecchio, director of the Roger Williams Park Zoo in ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 96 Pages (44,054 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Culture of Peace: God's Vision For The Church by Alan Kreider (Good Books) 4.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 12 hours ago

Why is peace such a divisive issue, even among Christians? Why is it so hard to practice right here right now? Why is peace often considered an extra, rather than an essential, to faithful Christian living? The three authors decided to write this book when the Indonesian member of the team remarked to the other two: "If the Christian church is to make any impact on Indonesia, it must address itself to the biggest peace issue -- reconciliation with Muslims." But before the writers could honestly consider that explosive possibility, ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 207 Pages (697 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Have We Been Screwed? Trading Freedom for Fairy Tales by Teresa Roberts 4.4 Stars (10 Reviews)    Price verified 13 hours ago

We live in a world of myths, fairy tales and cultural expectations. It has always been so. Because Teresa was raised in a religious cult, she realized this at a very young age. When she decided to leave home, she was excommunicated from the family. With no money in her pocket, no driver's license, no car, no job, no friends and no family, she ventured out from a closed society into the civilian world to make a life for herself. Teresa soon discovered that the world at large insisted upon conformity. She had managed to get over the ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 259 Pages (1,833 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The New Mrs D: An Uplifting, Anti-Romantic Comedy by Heather Hill 4.1 Stars (352 Reviews)    Price verified 14 hours ago

An Amazon No1 Best Seller! After Shirley Valentine, after The First Wives Club and hot on the naked heels of Calendar Girls... there was The New Mrs D! 'Wine-spittingly, chocolate-chokingly brilliant! Hill is the Tom Sharpe of her era! Genuinely laugh out loud funny with great writing and a plot to keep you hooked. Buy it, read it - but if like me you are of a certain age, do so with an empty bladder." - Amanda Prowse, author Four days into their honeymoon in Greece, Bernice and David Dando have yet to consummate their ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 257 Pages (2,995 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Republic by Plato (Clydesdale) 4.4 Stars (1,458 Review)    Price verified 15 hours ago

Packaged in handsome, affordable trade editions, Clydesdale Classics is a new series of essential works. From the musings of intellectuals such as Thomas Paine in Common Sense to the striking personal narrative of Harriet Jacobs in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, this new series is a comprehensive collection of our intellectual history through the words of the exceptional few. Originating in approximately 380 BC, Republic is a Socratic dialogue written by famed Greek philosopher Plato. Often referred to as Plato's masterwork, ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 281 Pages (952 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The CIA World Factbook 2014 by Central Intelligence Agency (Skyhorse) 4.0 Stars (89 Reviews)    Price verified 17 hours ago

From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, The CIA World Factbook 2014 offers complete and up-to-date information on the world's nations. This comprehensive guide is packed with detailed information on the politics, populations, military expenditures, and economics of 2014. For each country, The CIA World Factbook 2014 includes: • Detailed maps with new geopolitical data • Statistics on the population of each country, with details on literacy rates, HIV prevalence, and age structure • New data on military expenditures and ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 960 Pages (27,491 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The CIA World Factbook 2018-2019 by Central Intelligence Agency (Skyhorse) 3.4 Stars (29 Reviews)    Price verified 3 hours ago

The ultimate, comprehensive guide to country-by-country statistics around the world. From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, The CIA World Factbook 2018-2019 offers complete and up-to-date information on the world's nations. This comprehensive guide is packed with data on the politics, populations, military expenditures, and economics of 2018. For each country, The CIA World Factbook 2018-2019 includes: • Detailed maps with new geopolitical data • Statistics on the population of each country, with details on literacy rates, HIV ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 1,168 Pages (50,582 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Terrorism Survival Guide: 201 Travel Tips on How Not to Become a Victim, Revised and Updated by Andy Lightbody (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

The age of carefree travel is over. The threats of criminal acts and of terrorism, both internationally and domestically, are an all-too-common reality. Last year saw more than fourteen thousand terrorist incidents across the globe -- it's no wonder that people are frightened when they are away from home. The Terrorism Survival Guide: 201 Travel Tips on How Not to Become a Victim can help take away that fear. The book is an easy-to read pocket guide with hundreds of tips that help take away the worry of business and vacation ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 162 Pages (6,985 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The CIA World Factbook 2017 by Central Intelligence Agency (Skyhorse) 4.3 Stars (71 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

A country-by-country guide to the world. From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, The CIA World Factbook 2017 offers complete and up-to-date information on the world's nations. This comprehensive guide is packed with data on the politics, populations, military expenditures, and economics of 2016. For each country, The CIA World Factbook 2017 includes: • Detailed maps with new geopolitical data • Statistics on the population of each country, with details on literacy rates, HIV prevalence, and age structure • New data on military ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 1,114 Pages (38,604 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Redeeming Art: Critical Reveries (Aesthetics Today) by Donald Kuspit (Allworth) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 51 minutes ago

In essays culled from three decades of critical writing, Donald Kuspit explores the aesthetic developments of the twentieth century, from post-impressionism to the latest permutation of post-Modernism. Ranging from Willem de Kooning to Andy Warhol to Sue Coe, this provocative anthology chronicles the distinctive voice of a formidable art critic whose reflections on art, artists, and art criticism constitute an eclectic exploration of the ways in which art and art criticism have influenced contemporary thought and psychology. The ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 352 Pages (4,002 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Rainforest Survivors: Adventures Among Today's Stone Age Jungle Tribes by Paul Raffaele (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 51 minutes ago

Even in our hyper-connected world, there are tribes scattered across the far reaches of the globe who still live much the same way that their ancestors did thousands of years ago. Having had minimal contact with the outside world, these peoples currently live in harmony and unison with the environment around them. But as technology grows and the human population expands, the way of life of these tribes becomes increasingly threatened with every passing day. In The Rainforest Survivors, veteran overseas reporter Paul Raffaele ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 306 Pages (34,666 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Our Better Angels: Stories of Disability in Life, Science, and Literature by J. David Smith (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

Do children and adults with disabilities enrich our lives? Far more than most people imagine. Our Better Angels is a testament to the value of individuals with disabilities and the value that society could derive from being more welcoming to and inclusive of them. The reward is the powerful humanizing influence that they can have on others—even some of the most hardened people among us. Colorful, real-life examples illustrate how a disability can be a valuable human attribute, a powerful source of compassion from which everyone ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 161 Pages (829 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Around the World in 500 Festivals: From Burning Man in the US to Kumbh Mela in Allahabad—The World's Most Spectacular Celebrations by Steve Davey (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 51 minutes ago

Thousands of festivals take place around the world every year. Some have cult followings with tickets that sell out instantly–forty thousand Burning Man tickets sold out in a manner of minutes—some are thrown in little-known faraway places—cities in Benin or San Marino. In this unique volume, Steve Davey, author of the 300,000+ selling book Unforgettable Places to See Before You Die, has created the ultimate, unparalleled book on the subject, showcasing a whopping 500 festivals in 121 countries—far and away more than any other ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 272 Pages (77,751 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Family Protection Roadmap: Keeping Your Family Secure in Uncertain Times by Duke Clay (TFP Publications) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

In this book, 25-year law enforcement veteran, Duke Clay, has recognized that recent events have many people concerned with the security of their families during periods of societal disruption. "Security" is much more than physical protection, though that is certainly important. It also encompasses, among other things: ?Having adequate food, as well as medical and other supplies ?Responding to different types of emergencies ?Preparing your home for unforeseen circumstances ?Securing your finances ?Obtaining and storing important ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 64 Pages (2,418 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Making a Difference 2.0: The Ultimate Guide to Online Charitable Giving by Howard Freeman (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

The digital age has changed the way people contribute to worthy causes, with more and more donations coming from online sources. Making a Difference 2.0 serves as a bible for tech-savvy contributors and an essential starting block for beginners, explaining the ins and outs of online charity, how it can differ from traditional methods of fundraising and donating, and how to ensure your contribution is being put to its best use. The book is targeted for two separate audiences— those that donate and those that utilize donations given ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 193 Pages (366 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Estate Planning for the Healthy, Wealthy Family: How to Promote Family Harmony, Affirm Your Values, and Protect Your Assets by Stanley D. Neeleman J.D. (Allworth) 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

Filled with real-life case examples, Estate Planning for the Healthy, Wealthy Family combines a positive attitude, deep psychological insight, and “hard" financial know-how for passing on money between family members while keeping relationships and values intact. With competence and empathy, the authors discuss such important moral issues as the role money plays in a happy family; how parents model their children's values; and ways to build happy families where there is unequal wealth.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 256 Pages (1,214 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

My Fellow (Immortal) Americans: After Dinner Conversation Short Story Series by Tyler W. Kurt (After Dinner Conversation) 5.0 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

"Don't you have a right to immortality?" Synopsis: The President gives a speech about the proposed raise in the minimum "time wage" and the horrible effects it will have on those who plan to live forever. After Dinner Conversation is a growing series of short stories across genres to draw out deeper discussions with friends and family. Each story is an accessible example of an abstract ethical or philosophical idea and is accompanied by suggested discussion questions. Podcast discussions of this short story, and others, is ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 17 Pages (973 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Future Man: How to Evolve and Thrive in the Age of Trump, Mansplaining, and #MeToo by Tim Samuels (Arcade) 5.0 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 51 minutes ago

A sharply intelligent, explosively honest, and laugh-out-loud funny look at the state of masculinity and how to be a man, for fans of Jon Ronson and Matt Haig. If ever there was an urgent need for a frank understanding of what's going on with men, it is now. Male rage and frustration have driven resurgent populism, mass shootings, and epidemics of addiction and violence. Powerful men who have abused their positions for decades have been and are being #MeToo-outed and dismissed. The patriarchy, that solid bedrock of male power for ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 310 Pages (1,822 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Downstairs the Queen is Knitting by Dorcas Smucker (Good Books) 5.0 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

Downstairs the Queen Is Knitting is Dorcas Smucker's brand new chronicle of family life with six fast-growing up kids. Downstairs the Queen Is Knitting follows Dorcas' two earlier and beloved collections, "Upstairs the Peasants Are Revolting" and "Ordinary Days." The kids are a bit older now, and Dorcas and Paul's marriage is longer and deeper. But Dorcas sees with more disarming clarity than ever, and she writes piercingly about life on and off the grass farm as the kids move toward more independence. Downstairs the Queen Is ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 178 Pages (1,663 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Accessing the Media: How to Get Good Press by Jill Osborn (Skyhorse) 5.0 Stars (10 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

Accessing the Media takes the reader behind the scenes to understand how best to work with press to get publicity. Perfect for politicians, business leaders, lobbyists, and media junkies, this reference provides an insider's look at how the modern newsroom works, detailing the different roles of reporters, editors, and producers. Readers will learn how to forge relationships with media personnel in television, radio, print, and the web to craft the press coverage they want. Award-winning journalist Jill Osborn exposes the three ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 178 Pages (4,305 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Seeds of Resistance: The Fight to Save Our Food Supply by Mark Schapiro (Hot Books) 5.0 Stars (9 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

Sun. Soil. Water. Seed. These are the primordial ingredients for the most essential activity of all on earth: growing food. All of these elements are being changed dramatically under the pressures of corporate consolidation of the food chain, which has been accelerating just as climate change is profoundly altering the conditions for growing food. In the midst of this global crisis, the fate of our food has slipped into a handful of the world's largest companies. Food Chained will bring home what this corporate stranglehold is doing ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 192 Pages (2,307 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Pinot Noir: An International Banking Spy Thriller (A Louise Moscow Novel Book 2) by Lorraine Evanoff 5.0 Stars (34 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

BOOK EXCELLENCE AWARD WINNER, MYSTERY B.R.A.G. MEDALLION HONOREE, HISTORICAL FICTION Multi-billionaire banker and philanthropist, Ekram M. Almasi, has just been murdered... And there's only one person who can uncover the mystery behind this international banking scandal: Louise Moscow. Able to handle a high-powered speedboat, an ex-lover, and a ginger-haired villain with equal ease, this international spy embarks on a journey that will take her to Monte Carlo, Paris, and Burgundy. The amazing scenario, however, cannot ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 312 Pages (1,889 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Capital Punishment: An Indictment by a Death-Row Survivor by Billy Wayne Sinclair (Arcade) 3.8 Stars (6 Reviews)    Price verified 4 hours ago

Billy Wayne Sinclair was only twenty-one when sentenced to death. Because of an accidental shooting, he spent the next forty years in prison. When the Supreme Court struck down the death penalty, Billy was re-sentenced to life without parole. Here, he offers a blistering examination of the death penalty and its origins.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 264 Pages (318 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Rotting in the Bangkok Hilton: The Gruesome True Story of a Man Who Survived Thailand's Deadliest Prisons by T. M. Hoy (Skyhorse) 3.7 Stars (13 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

Prison is harsh enough, but as a foreigner ("farang") in a strange land, jail time is an even more horrifying reality. Rotting in the Bangkok Hilton is a collection of short stories chronicling T. M. Hoy's descent into the harrowing world of Southeast Asian prison life. Through his eyes, readers will experience the bizarre events of daily life in a Thai maximum security prison: feel the weight of the chains he wears, the stomachaches from lack of food, witness the murders, drug overdoses, torture, and unbridled cruelty that ensues. ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 217 Pages (846 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The CIA World Factbook 2012 by The Central Intelligence Agency (Skyhorse) 3.8 Stars (39 Reviews)    Price verified 17 hours ago

From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, The CIA World Factbook 2012 offers complete and up-to-date information on the world's nations. This comprehensive guide is packed with detailed information on the politics, populations, military expenditures, and economics of 2012. For each country, The CIA World Factbook 2012 includes: Detailed maps with new geopolitical data Statistics on the population of each country, with details on literacy rates, HIV prevalence, and age structure New data on military expenditures and capabilities Information on ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 864 Pages (21,083 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

No Hope: Why I Left the GOP (and You Should Too) by Jimmy LaSalvia (Skyhorse) 4.5 Stars (23 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

A Behind-the-Scenes Look at How the GOP Is Out of Touch with Americans Today and Why More Voters Should Consider “No Party" No Hope is for disaffected conservatives and moderates as well as liberals who are fed up with the political party system. Forty-three percent of Americans now identify as Independents. Many of them are right of center and used to be Republicans. In No Hope, former Republican Jimmy LaSalvia, cofounder of GOProud, which was one of the highest-profile gay political organizations, will share what he did to ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 240 Pages (6,952 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Little Red Book of Leadership Lessons (Little Red Books) by Donald J. Palmisano (Skyhorse) 4.9 Stars (12 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

In the weeks following the presidential election, the question of what truly makes a good leader is on everyone's mind. Anyone can claim to be a leader in times of calm, but crisis situations separate the true visionaries from the false ones. Recent events in global affairs make it increasingly apparent that nations must cultivate and encourage true leaders -- and eschew false ones -- if they hope to survive. In the wake of the election, Americans are curious to see how our leaders in government will handle the economic and ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 257 Pages (6,640 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Millennial's Guide to Changing the World: A New Generation’s Handbook to Being Yourself and Living with Purpose by Alison Lea Sher (Skyhorse) 4.8 Stars (25 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

A guide and blueprint to a purposeful millennial existence -- and how we can make a difference. What does it mean to be a millennial in this chaotic world? Beyond Snapchat and Tinder, the consumerist culture we've inherited, and quarter-life crises, can a millennial aspire to more? Alison Lea Sher argues, yes, we can! Packing herself up in an RV, Sher embarks on a road trip in hopes of starting a conversation about what it means to grow up in America, post-Great Recession. Interviewing 150 of her millennial peers as they begin ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 290 Pages (624 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Animal Energies: Interpreting the Messages and Warnings of Animals by Gary Buffalo Horn Man (Skyhorse) 4.6 Stars (14 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

Find life guidance from the powerful ancient knowledge of animals. In many Native American traditions, animals are considered to be our older, wiser brothers and sisters. Their behavior can help us better understand ourselves, heal old wounds, adapt to new situations, or warn us of dangers. Animal Energies shows us how to interpret our physical and spiritual encounters with animals in ways that enable us to achieve balance in the natural world. Colorfully illustrated and easy-to-reference, the book presents little-known facts about ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 304 Pages (32,734 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

There Are No Others: Accepting The Reality of Your Aloneness by Kyle Hoobin (Simha Sat Publishing) 4.1 Stars (73 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

Aloneness Is Freedom. Hell Is Other People. Clear away the distractions. Drop the idea that you are a fish in a sea of billions and stand still in what you know for certain. There's only you here... it's always just been you hasn't it? Everything around you seems to tell you differently and yet the truth of your experience is that you are at the center of your universe... not the person next to you. What does this mean for everything and everyone else in your world? When we think of aloneness, we think of ourselves singled out ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 40 Pages (1,114 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Architecture of a Technodemocracy: How Technology and Democracy Can Revolutionize Governments, Empower the 100%, and End the 1% System by Jason M. Hanania (technodemocracy.us) 4.5 Stars (82 Reviews)    Price verified 15 hours ago

The world is primed for radical changes in government where each of us has an equal voice and all are held accountable. In Architecture of a Technodemocracy, Hanania provides a detailed blueprint on how to leverage current government processes, communications systems, and blockchain security to take the next step in the evolution of human government. By harnessing technology that already exists, we can nonviolently reshape our respective governments. The cooperation of modern politicians is not a requirement. A technodemocracy can ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 436 Pages (3,942 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

HIDDEN TRUTH OF MAN AND WOMAN by IYKE NATHAN 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 2 hours ago

This is a book of deep mysteries revealed to the earth man for the first time by God, through the Harbinger of the last covenant Iyke Nathan Uzorma.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 136 Pages (5,921 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Homogenous vs. Heterogenous Ideas: The Two Essential Views of Education by Iris Cooke 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

The ideas that are used in the democracy, homogenous or depth-first ideas, are contrasted with and compared to the ideas that are used in the republic, heterogenous or breadth-first ideas. The benefits and effects of each type of idea are discussed and weighed to give a predictive analysis of which group will dominate in the coming decades.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 93 Pages (2,698 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

The Social Contract by Jean-Jacques Rousseau (e-artnow) Price verified 24 hours ago

The Social Contract, originally published as On the Social Contract; or, Principles of Political Rights by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, is a 1762 book in which Rousseau theorized about the best way to establish a political community in the face of the problems of commercial society, which he had already identified in his Discourse on Inequality (1754). The Social Contract helped inspire political reforms or revolutions in Europe, especially in France. The Social Contract argued against the idea that monarchs were divinely empowered to ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 177 Pages (1,395 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 1st, 2020

Awakenings: Peace Dictionary, Language and the Mind (A Daily Brain Health Program Book 1) by Kimberly Burnham (Creating Calm Network Publishing Group) 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 16 hours ago

Brain health contributes to peace. With clarity of mind, the ability to perceive and respond to one's environment, recognize opportunities or dangers and make good choices, we can create inner peace for ourselves, our families, our communities and the world. Healing contributes to peace because people who feel good make better decisions than those with brain fog, chronic pain, anxiety, or a neurodegenerative disease. Peace contributes to healing and brain health because living in a low stress environment allows for good digestion, ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 205 Pages (729 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 31st, 2020

Reflections on Truth (Reflections on Things That Matter Book 24) by James Vaughan (Dialog Press) Price verified 14 hours ago

Reflections on Truth contains color photographs of people and nature along with thoughtful quotes. It makes a great gift for anyone interested in learning more about truth and its importance in all our lives

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 45 Pages (17,473 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 31st, 2020

Nicomachean Ethics: Complete Edition by Aristotle (e-artnow) 1.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 14 hours ago

The Nicomachean Ethics is the Aristotle's best-known work on ethics. The work, which plays a pre-eminent role in defining Aristotelian ethics, consists of ten books, originally separate scrolls, and is understood to be based on notes from his lectures at the Lyceum. The theme of the work is a Socratic question previously explored in the works of Plato, Aristotle's friend and teacher, of how men should best live. In his Metaphysics, Aristotle described how Socrates, the friend and teacher of Plato, had turned philosophy to human ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 349 Pages (1,340 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 31st, 2020

The Ambassador and the Touchperson (LIttle People of the Ozark Mountains Book 3) by Tom Gnagey (Family of Man Press) Price verified 14 hours ago

Now to an outsider, they may just seem to be part of one more fanciful folk tale, but to those of us who grew up in the Ozark Mountains The Little People are as real as you and I. Each about as tall as a grape hyacinth, they are an altruistic clan, peaceful and loving by nature, who prefer the simple, uncomplicated, candle lit life of days gone by. They go about practicing their magic in order to bring a happier life for the mortals who live nearby. Though seldom seen, their presence is often felt by those who believe. The books are ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 122 Pages (408 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 31st, 2020

Welcome to Afghanistan by Jay Buckner 4.5 Stars (12 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

The trials and tribulations of a contractor assigned to pull off an agriculture fair in Herat, Afghanistan. 20,000 Afghans showed up. It worked. Candid, opinionated, outspoken.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 136 Pages (395 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 31st, 2020

A Tale of Two Tigers: The Historic Consolidation of The Princetons by Chad Goerner 5.0 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

In 2011 Princeton Township and Princeton Borough voted to merge into a single town, overcoming six decades of failed attempts. The consolidation of the Princetons is a victory for government reform advocates in a state of inefficient 'home rule' and overwhelming layers of government: 565 municipalities, 599 school districts and 21 county units. The first large-scale New Jersey municipal merger in over a century, Princeton's consolidation has generated considerable savings and operating efficiencies. Their success has provided a ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 146 Pages (3,799 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 31st, 2020

The God Debate - Dawkins in Denial: Christian guide through an atheist wilderness by Terry Higham 4.1 Stars (6 Reviews)    Price verified 4 hours ago

A unique and fascinating book, 'The God Debate - Dawkins in Denial' contains a wealth of hard information rarely presented in books of this nature and brings together in one place multiple reasons for belief in a personal God (theism) and for Christian faith. It exposes the bias, incoherence, aversion to evidence, and superficiality of militant atheists like Richard Dawkins and his key allies, and addresses vital questions we all ponder at some stage in life: 'Is there a God?', 'Does he really care about us?', 'Does faith in him make ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 296 Pages (567 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 31st, 2020

Compliance With Dignity?: Give & Get Respect? by Reverend Mike Wanner 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

Life is not comfortable for any of us, and we all have our challenges. Police have the difficulty to protect and to serve while staying alive. Citizens have the challenge of moving through a society with complicated abstract messages that are difficult to understand and difficult to comply with at times. It may seem that we are in jeopardy regardless of what we do. Our society is diverse, and the values of different groups can conflict. Sometimes conflicting values can pollute interactions between citizens and sometimes between ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 30 Pages (452 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 31st, 2020

Habit Power: Powerful Habits To Overcome Procrastination (UPDATED 2020) (Daily Routine of Successful People & Habit Strategies) by Charlie Harper (Habit Way, LLC) 4.0 Stars (9 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

Most of us have bad habits. But, imagine what your life would look like if you created good habits. This book will show you how good habits can help you reach your goals - whether it be to lose weight, make more money, or improve your overall health. Inside You Will Discover: • The habits that successful people use everyday! • Specific strategies to achieve ANYTHING • The one thing you can do to stop procrastination today • A simple guide to discover what's really important to you • Incredible ways to immediately ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 126 Pages (1,878 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 30th, 2020

The Social Contract & Discourse on Inequality: Including Discourse on the Arts and Sciences & A Discourse on Political Economy by Jean-Jacques Rousseau (e-artnow) Price verified one day ago

The Social Contract, originally published as On the Social Contract; or, Principles of Political Rights by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, is a 1762 book in which Rousseau theorized about the best way to establish a political community in the face of the problems of commercial society, which he had already identified in his Discourse on Inequality (1754). The Social Contract helped inspire political reforms or revolutions in Europe, especially in France. The Social Contract argued against the idea that monarchs were divinely empowered to ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 258 Pages (1,473 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 30th, 2020

The Collected Works: Plays, Novels, Articles, Letters and Essays: Pygmalion, Mrs. Warren's Profession, Candida, Arms and The Man, Man and Superman, ... by George Bernard Shaw (e-artnow) Price verified one day ago

This carefully crafted ebook: "The Collected Works: Plays, Novels, Articles, Letters and Essays" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) was an Irish playwright, essayist, novelist and short story writer and wrote more than 60 plays. He is the only person to have been awarded both a Nobel Prize in Literature (1925) and an Academy Award (1938), for his contributions to literature and for his work on the film Pygmalion (an adaptation of his own play) Content: ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 4,661 Pages (7,399 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 30th, 2020

The Book Of Approved Words: After Dinner Conversation Short Story Series by W.M. Pienton (After Dinner Conversation) 4.5 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified one day ago

Synopsis - A government approved "author" is tempted to show the world the words they are missing. After Dinner Conversation is a growing series of short stories across genres to draw out deeper discussions with friends and family. Each story is an accessible example of an abstract ethical or philosophical idea and is accompanied by suggested discussion questions. Podcast discussions of this short story, and others, is available on iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher, and Youtube.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 18 Pages (494 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 30th, 2020

Video Games, Crime and Next-Gen Deviance: Reorienting the Debate (Emerald Points) by Craig Kelly (Emerald Publishing Limited) Price verified one day ago

The ebook edition of this title is Open Access, thanks to Knowledge Unlatched funding, and freely available to read online. In recent decades the video games industry has grown astronomically, quickly becoming a substantial part of our everyday lives. Alongside the rise of this technology, the media, academia and, in some cases, governments, have drawn correlations between video games and serious instances of violence, focusing most notably on mass shootings. This narrow debate has distracted from our understanding of many of the ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 30th, 2020

The Social Contract & Emile by Jean-Jacques Rousseau (e-artnow) 4.5 Stars (190 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

The Social Contract, originally published as On the Social Contract; or, Principles of Political Rights, is a book in which Rousseau theorized about the best way to establish a political community in the face of the problems of commercial society, which he had already identified in his Discourse on Inequality (1754). The Social Contract helped inspire political reforms or revolutions in Europe, especially in France. The Social Contract argued against the idea that monarchs were divinely empowered to legislate. Rousseau asserts that ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 88 Pages (1,948 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 30th, 2020

The Greatest Works of Jean-Jacques Rousseau: Emile, On the Social Contract, Discourse on the Origin of Inequality Among Men, Confessions… by Jean-Jacques Rousseau (e-artnow) 5.0 Stars (3 Reviews)    Price verified 2 hours ago

This meticulously edited collection is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents: Emile, or On Education The Social Contract Discourse on the Origin of Inequality Among Men Discourse on the Arts and Sciences A Discourse on Political Economy Confessions New Heloise (An Excerpt)

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 1,404 Pages (3,569 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 30th, 2020

Capital & The Communist Manifesto: Including Two Important Precursors to Capital (Wage-Labour and Capital & Wages, Price and Profit) by Karl Marx (e-artnow) 4.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 8 hours ago

This carefully crafted ebook: "Capital & The Communist Manifesto" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Capital by Karl Marx is a foundational theoretical text in materialist philosophy, economics and politics. Marx aimed to reveal the economic patterns underpinning the capitalist mode of production, in contrast to classical political economists such as Adam Smith, Jean-Baptiste Say, David Ricardo and John Stuart Mill. Marx did not live to publish the planned second and third parts, but they ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 2,675 Pages (6,479 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 30th, 2020

Ignite Female Change Makers: Dynamic Women Making an Exceptional Difference for the Future of Women Around the World by JB Owen (JBO Global) 4.6 Stars (19 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

Have you ever wanted to make a difference in the world? Do you have a deep desire to create change in your life and in the lives of others? Do you feel that change is in front of you and you are ready to dive right in? If you wish to make a change on the planet but don't know where to begin, or if you are making change already and want to make more, come enjoy 50 stories of powerful and dynamic Ignite Moments by courageous & determined women who are stepping into change in every area of their lives. Ignite moments are those moments ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 438 Pages (38,483 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 30th, 2020

The Collected Articles, Lectures, Essays and Letters: Thoughts and Studies from the Renowned Dramaturge and Author of Mrs. Warren's Profession, ... by George Bernard Shaw (e-artnow) Price verified 17 hours ago

This carefully crafted ebook: "The Collected Articles, Lectures, Essays and Letters" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950) was an Irish playwright, essayist, novelist and short story writer and wrote more than 60 plays. He is the only person to have been awarded both a Nobel Prize in Literature (1925) and an Academy Award (1938), for his contributions to literature and for his work on the film Pygmalion (an adaptation of his own play) Content: Quintessence of ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 994 Pages (2,583 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 29th, 2020

The Group Mind: A Sketch of the Principles of Collective Psychology by William McDougall (e-artnow) 4.4 Stars (4 Reviews)    Price verified 18 hours ago

"Until the later decades of the nineteenth century, psychology continued to concern itself almost exclusively with the mind of man conceived in an abstract fashion, not as the mind of any particular individual, but as the mind of a representative individual considered in abstraction from his social settings as something given to our contemplation fully formed and complete... " William McDougall was an early 20th century psychologist who wrote a number of highly influential textbooks, and was particularly important in the development ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 458 Pages (2,340 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 29th, 2020

Aristotle: The Complete Works by Aristotle (Complete Works Editions) 4.7 Stars (30 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

Aristotle (384-322 BCE) was a Greek philosopher and student of Plato who stunningly changed the course of Western philosophy. He has gone down in history as one of the greatest philosophers of all time. Cicero, the Roman statesman and philosopher, once called his writing style "a river of gold;" and his scope of thought and subsequent influence on the study of science, logic, philosophical discourse, and theology has led many to dub him "The Philosopher." Contents: Part 1: Logic (Organon) Categories, translated by E. M. Edghill On ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 2,926 Pages (3,383 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 29th, 2020

Meditations: A New Translation by Marcus Aurelius (MA Press) 4.5 Stars (4,769 Reviews)    Price verified 51 minutes ago

Marcus Aurelius was born in Rome in 121 AD and would become its Emperor from 161 to 180. Considered by Machiavelli as the last of the good Emperors, Marcus Aurelius would become one of the most important of the Stoic philosophers. The "Meditations," which he wrote in Greek, are among the most noteworthy expressions of this system, and exhibit it favorably on its practical side. The work is a series of twelve books that he intended for his own guidance and self-improvement, which picture with faithfulness the mind and character of ...

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Blackphobia - Bluephobia: Police Race and Rage in America by D T Pollard (Book Express) 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 51 minutes ago

There is a crisis in the United States that exploded during the summer of 2016. Levels of distrust between the Black community and Police community seemed to spiral out of control. Two separate events, one in Minnesota and one in Baton Rouge, Louisiana that resulted in the deaths of two Black men at the hands of police officers seemed to be the straw that broke the camels back. Protests erupted nationwide. During one of those protests frustration transitioned in deadly violence after the end of a peaceful demonstration when a man ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 39 Pages (383 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 29th, 2020

The Locrian Manifesto by M Kelley Price verified 22 hours ago

Democracy, but not as you've known it Locrism is a new form of democracy, inspired by the past and reimagined for the 21st century; to fix the root cause of frustrations from the 20th Century system.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 51 Pages (308 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 28th, 2020

Believing in Ghosts: After Dinner Conversation Short Story Series by André Lopes (After Dinner Conversation) 3.9 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 3 hours ago

"Don't you want the perfect elected official? Does it have to a person?" Synopsis: A security expert hired to finds flaws in a Presidential candidate's campaign system finds more than she bargained for. After Dinner Conversation is a growing series of short stories across genres to draw out deeper discussions with friends and family. Each story is an accessible example of an abstract ethical or philosophical idea and is accompanied by suggested discussion questions. Podcast discussions of this short story, and others, is available ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 28 Pages (1,051 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 23rd, 2020

The New Normal: A Spiritual, Metaphysical, and Common-Sense Take on the 2020 Coronavirus Emergency and Its Aftereffects by James Goi Jr. 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 51 minutes ago

During a worldwide crisis comes a book to help put it all into perspective. This book! As this book is being published, the world is in the grip of the 2020 coronavirus emergency. Metaphysics author and teacher James Goi Jr. was inspired to write this book to help people to take a step back, to take a deep breath, and to not add to the negative mental, emotional, and spiritual energy currently enveloping the planet. This book will help you to rise above the current climate of fear, turmoil, sadness, and uncertainty so that you may ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 63 Pages (1,448 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 21st, 2020

Manifesto of the Communist Party by Karl Marx (e-artnow) 4.0 Stars (2,659 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

"Manifesto of the Communist Party" is an 1848 political document by German philosophers Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. Commissioned by the Communist League and originally published in London just as the Revolutions of 1848 began to erupt, it was later recognized as one of the world's most influential political documents. It presents an analytical approach to the class struggle (historical and then-present) and the conflicts of capitalism and the capitalist mode of production, rather than a prediction of communism's potential future ...

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Theodicy: Essays of Theodicy on the Goodness of God, the Freedom of Man and the Origin of Evil by Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (e-artnow) 3.8 Stars (25 Reviews)    Price verified 17 hours ago

"Theodicy" is a book of philosophy by the German polymath Gottfried Leibniz published in 1710, whose optimistic approach to the problem of evil is thought to have inspired Voltaire's "Candide". Much of the work consists of a response to the ideas of the French philosopher Pierre Bayle, with whom Leibniz carried on a debate for many years. The "Theodicy" tries to justify the apparent imperfections of the world by claiming that it is optimal among all possible worlds. It must be the best possible and most balanced world, because it was ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 427 Pages (1,683 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 20th, 2020

Liberation's Garden by DJ Rankin 5.0 Stars (1 Review)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

Miles is lost in a world he doesn't believe in. Paralyzed by the enormity of our situation and resigned to a life of inaction. Then a brief moment sparks his exploration into the folds of the Great Mystery. He learns what it means to live in a good way, how to carry abundance in his heart while shedding the illusion of scarcity, and through the journey, becomes an active participant in his own life. This book has it all. Action. Adventure. Comedy. Romance. Water Protectors. Deep philosophical meanderings and mystical nonsense. Plus ...

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 276 Pages (3,227 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 18th, 2020

All Harriet’s Pieces: After Dinner Conversation Short Story Series by A. Katherine Black (After Dinner Conversation) 5.0 Stars (2 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

"Are some lives worth more than others?" Synopsis: A young girl faces the death of her mother and the loss of her closest companion. After Dinner Conversation is a growing series of short stories across genres to draw out deeper discussions with friends and family. Each story is an accessible example of an abstract ethical or philosophical idea and is accompanied by suggested discussion questions. Podcast discussions of this short story, and others, is available on iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher, and Youtube.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 20 Pages (1,041 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 16th, 2020

The Conquest of Bread by Peter Kropotkin (Caramna Corporation) 4.7 Stars (19 Reviews)    Price verified 51 minutes ago

The Russian anarchist Peter Kropotkin was the world's foremost spokesman of anarchism at the end of the nineteenth and the beginning of the twentieth centuries. The Conquest of Bread is his most detailed description of the ideal society, embodying anarchist communism, and of the social revolution that was to achieve it.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 184 Pages (329 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 16th, 2020

The Alpha-Dye Shirt Factory: After Dinner Conversation Short Story Series by Tyler W. Kurt (After Dinner Conversation) 5.0 Stars (5 Reviews)    Price verified 21 minutes ago

Is suicide ever the logic choice? Synopsis: A fire breaks out at the garment factory and one worker has to make a life or death choice. After Dinner Conversation is a growing series of short stories across genres to draw out deeper discussions with friends and family. Each story is an accessible example of an abstract ethical or philosophical idea and is accompanied by suggested discussion questions. Podcast discussions of this short story, and others, is available on iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher, and Youtube.

Genre: Politics & Social Sciences [x] / Length: 19 Pages (945 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 16th, 2020