The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Essays

  • Welcome to the Desert of the Realby Slavoj Zizek

    Verso Books 2014; US$ 17.95

    Liberals and conservatives proclaim the end of the American holiday from history. Now the easy games are over; one should take sides. ˇi˛ek argues this is precisely the temptation to be resisted. In such moments of apparently clear choices, the real alternatives are most hidden. Welcome to the Desert of the Real steps back, complicating the choices... more...

  • Culture Worrier: Selected Columns 1984–2014by Clarence Page; Chris Matthews

    Agate Publishing 2014;

    Pulitzer Prize winner Clarence Page is one of the most nationally recognized and highly regarded syndicated columnists in the country, and his newest book, Culture Worrier: Selected Columns 1984–2014 , commemorates the 30th anniversary of his column's first appearance in the Chicago Tribune . It is the first such collection of his columns, and a... more...

  • Das konvivialistische Manifestby Les Convivialistes

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 10.00

    Globale Probleme wie der Klimawandel, Armut, Terrorismus oder Finanzkrisen legen nahe, über veränderte Formen des Zusammenlebens und der Wahrnehmung nachzudenken. Viele Bewegungen, Initiativen und Gruppierungen suchen aktuell schon nach alternativen Wegen. Ihnen allen gemeinsam ist das Streben nach einer neuen Kunst, miteinander zu leben (con-vivere).... more...

  • The Violence of Organized Forgettingby Henry A. Giroux

    City Lights Publishers 2014; US$ 15.95

    A sweeping criticism of neoliberalism, public amnesia, inequality, and the rise of an authoritarian surveillance state. more...

  • Debating the Socialist Legacy and Capitalist Globalization in Chinaby Xueping Zhong; Ban Wang

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 100.00

    This book seeks to offer critical voices while evoking the themes of the socialist past to bear on the 21st-century Chinese intellectual and cultural scenes. more...

  • This Noble Landby James A. Michener

    Random House Publishing Group 2014; US$ 12.95

    In such modern classics as Chesapeake, Centennial, Hawaii, Alaska, and Texas, James A. Michener proved time and again that his understanding of and love for his country was unparalleled. This Noble Land is Michener?s most personal statement about America, an examination of the issues that threaten to fragment and undermine the nation?racial conflict,... more...

  • Africa's Peacemakersby Adekeye Adebajo

    Zed Books 2014; US$ 24.95

    As Africa and its diaspora commemorate fifty years of post-independence Pan-Africanism, this unique and provocative collection of biographical essays provides insight into the thirteen prominent individuals of African descent who have won the Nobel Peace Prize since 1950. From the first American president of African descent, Barack Obama, to influential... more...

  • Mehr als ein Championby Jan Philipp Reemtsma

    Hamburger Edition HIS 2014; US$ 14.03

    Sein Mythos ist rund um den Globus verbreitet. Sein Gesicht ist eines der bekanntesten der Welt. Er ist der größte Boxer aller Zeiten und eine faszinierende Persönlichkeit, so charismatisch wie charmant und prahlerisch. "Muhammad Ali hat Liston, Frazier, Foreman und eine Gesellschaft besiegt, die einen selbstbewussten afroamerikanischen Sportler... more...

  • Imagineby Frances Goldin; Debby Smith; Michael Smith

    HarperCollins 2014; US$ 9.99

    The polar ice caps are melting, hurricanes and droughts ravish the planet, and the earth's population is threatened by catastrophic climate change. Millions of American jobs have been sent overseas and aren't coming back. Young African-American men make up the majority of America's prison population. Half of the American population are poor or near... more...

  • Imagineby Frances Goldin; Debby Smith; Michael Smith

    HarperCollins 2014; Not Available

    The polar ice caps are melting, hurricanes and droughts ravish the planet, and the earth's population is threatened by catastrophic climate change. Millions of American jobs have been sent overseas and aren't coming back. Young African-American men make up the majority of America's prison population. Half of the American population are poor or near... more...