Genre : Philosophy
Editor : Penguin
Release : 2009-06-02
ISBN-13 : 9781101105818
Hardcover : 416 Pages


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Reach Your Zen Moment! The latest edition of The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Buddhism updates one of Alpha Books's most successful books in the religion/spirituality category, providing extensive information on both understanding the teachings and schools of Buddhism and incorporating the tenets of Buddhism into everyday life. It also includes additional information on Buddhism's effect on popular arts and sciences, the continuing relevance of the Dalai Lama, and an annotated bibliography. - With Buddhism as one of America's fastest growing religions, the audience continues to renew itself - Covers all four schools of Buddhism: Zen,Tibetan, Pure Land, and Insight Meditation, which are not in competitors' books - For thousands of years, Buddhism has been a source of inner peace and security for millions Download a sample chapter.

Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
Editor : Penguin
Release : 2008
ISBN-13 : 1592577814
Hardcover : 243 Pages


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In alphabetical entries from "A1" to "zydeco," relates the origins of many common words and colorful expressions in the English language.

Genre : Business & Economics
Editor : freaking idiots guides
Release : 2013-12-29
ISBN-13 : 9781482799620
Hardcover : 233 Pages


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If You Are Serious About Making Money Online – You Need to Read This Book! Hands Down, eBay and Fiverr are the two best websites where every day people can make money selling products or services online. If you have ever wanted to carve out your own niche, this four book bundle is going to give you all of the information that you need to get started. If you want to sell products on eBay you’re going to learn the secrets Power Sellers use to make $100 everyday selling on eBay What I’m going to give you is a proven plan that you can follow over and over again to make money now – and in the future, whenever you find yourself strapped for a little cash. What’s the secret to selling your item for the most money possible? It’s easy - Most sellers have no idea what they have, or how to sell it … This book will cover all of the steps you need to know to successfully sell on eBay Where to find items to sell on eBay How to discover your own private niche where buyers will keep coming back to buy more items from you How to write a great auction title packed with keywords that will draw people to your items How to write a description that will leave them drooling for more Whether you are new to eBay, or have been selling on eBay for some time now, this book can help you make more money - starting today! If you have a service to sell, Fiverr will let you pump up profits – Quickly If you’ve never heard of Fiverr before, it’s this crazy hot new website where buyers and sellers get together to exchange money for services. And, get this - the price on everything offered there is five dollars, no more, no less – Maybe! It’s just insane what some of these people are willing to do for five bucks! There’s this one guy who dresses up like Jesus and offers to make a Christmas video or a video of anything else you want. Another guy pops a set of Mickey Mouse ears on his balding head and offers to sing Happy Birthday in a depressed tone. And, before I forget, there’s a lady who offers to write any message, website, URL, or anything else you want across her boobs or sexy bum and send you pictures. And the fact is they are selling hundreds, sometimes even thousands of these services. I know what you’re thinking! How can anybody make money, even if you do thousands of these things, if you only charge five bucks? The answer is gig extras, and good old fashioned tips. Many sellers hang a new-fangled cyber tip jar out there to collect a little extra love for a job well done. But the real money is in the gig extras. Just what are gig extras, you ask. Gig extras are this hot new idea Fiverr has developed that is allowing many sellers to consistently turn five bucks into fifty or one hundred dollars. There is no limit to the type of gig that you can offer. If you can imagine it, you can do it. eBooks are HOT! If you ever wanted to write a book – Now is the time! Freaking Idiots Guide to Writing a Bestseller will take you through the entire process of marketing your eBook, so you have a better shot at success the first time you’re up to bat. And if you’re short on ideas or information for your eBook, Freaking Idiots Guide to Public Domain Profits will show you a source for unlimited ideas that you can use – Absolutely Free! Don’t wait another minute. Order your copy of this book today! Start being more successful tomorrow.

Genre : Religion
Editor : Penguin
Release : 2002-03-01
ISBN-13 : 9781440695735
Hardcover : 336 Pages


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You're no idiot, of courser. You know Taoism is one of the world's oldest religions, based on simplicity and balance. However, you may not know it has important parallels with modern Western faith; health, ecology, even in pop culture icons as Luke Skywalker and The Beatles. But you don't have to sit at the feet of a Taoist master to learn how the Taoist tradition has enlightened seekers throughout the centuries! 'The Complete Idiot's Guide to Taoism' will show you exactly why Taoist principles appeal to people from every walk of life! in this 'Complete Idiot's Guide', you get: -The history of the Daode Jing, the world's shortest core religious text, and Laozi, it's mysterious author. -The teachings of Zhuangzi, the often-overlooked master sage of Taoism. -An explanation of ying-yang and what it represents. -Taoism's relationship to Zen Buddhism.

Personality Profiles by Allen R. Miller

Genre : Psychology
Editor : Penguin
Release : 2000
ISBN-13 : 0028638158
Hardcover : 382 Pages


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Discusses personality theories, psychological tests, self-esteem, anxiety, disorders, and strategies for handling interpersonal relationships.

Genre : History
Editor : Penguin
Release : 2003
ISBN-13 : 0028644697
Hardcover : 311 Pages


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This book is a comprehensive overview of the history and culture of the peoples who are now known as the First Americans. Author Walter C. Fleming covers the many different tribes that stretched from the Atlantic to the Pacific, including compelling biographies of their greatest leaders. He examines the beliefs, customs, legends and the myriad contributions Native Americans have given to modern society, and details the often tragic history of their conquest by European invaders, their treatment-both historical and recent-under the U.S. government, and the harsh reality of life on today's reservations.

Genre : History
Editor : Penguin
Release : 2003
ISBN-13 : 1592571417
Hardcover : 297 Pages


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The Complete Idiot's GuideR to Understanding Iran , explores the country's origins, from its long and turbulent beginnings as ancient Persia and its transformation into modern Iran. The author covers the rise of the Ayatollahs and Islamic fundamentalism; the 1979 revolution and the subsequent hostage crisis; the Iran-Iraq war; the Iran-Contra scandal during the Reagan administration; Iran's sponsorship of terrorist groups such as Hezbollah and Hamas; and how evidence of Iran's nuclear weapons program affects its relationship with the world in general - both now and in the years to come. With a younger generation now chafing under the hard-line mullahs' social repression, the situation grows more volatile each day. The Complete Idiot's GuideR to Understanding Iran will be a detailed, comprehensive, and unbiased overview of this complex but often fascinating land.

Genre : Business & Economics
Editor : Penguin
Release : 2006
ISBN-13 : 1592574629
Hardcover : 370 Pages


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A revised handbook on how to plan a meeting or conference addresses site selection, contract negotiation, publicity, entertainment, scheduling, setting up and breaking down, event logistics, menus, A/V requirements, budgeting and expenses, and emergencies. Original.

Genre : Computers
Editor :
Release : 2014-08-01
ISBN-13 : 1615645055
Hardcover : 416 Pages


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Teaches the basics of Python, a user-friendly, open-source programming language, explaining how the code works and how it relates to other programming languages, with simple coding projects to reinforce lessons.

The Complete Idiot S Guide To Menopause by Maureen Miller Pelletier

Genre : Health & Fitness
Editor : Penguin
Release : 2000
ISBN-13 : 0028639375
Hardcover : 335 Pages


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Explains the cycles of a woman's life, and provides information on topics such as hormone replacement therapy, natural remedies, and metabolic changes.