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John Marshall: The Man Who Made the Supreme Court
by Richard Brookhiser

Language

English

Pages

332

Publication Date

November 13, 2018

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<b>The life of John Marshall, Founding Father and America's premier chief justice.</b> <br />In 1801, a genial and brilliant Revolutionary War veteran and politician became the fourth chief justice of the United States. He would hold the post for 34 years (still a record), expounding the Constitution he loved. Before he joined the Supreme Court, it was the weakling of the federal government, lacking in dignity and clout. After he died, it could never be ignored again. Through three decades of dramatic cases involving businessmen, scoundrels, Native Americans, and slaves, Marshall defended the federal government against unruly states, established the Supreme Court's right to rebuke Congress or the president, and unleashed the power of American commerce. For better and for worse, he made the Supreme Court a pillar of American life. <br />In <i>John Marshall</i>, award-winning biographer Richard Brookhiser vividly chronicles America's greatest judge and the world he made.
The Last Chance Lawyer (Daniel Pike Series Book 1)
by William Bernhardt

Language

English

Pages

358

Publication Date

March 19, 2019

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<b>Getting his client off death row could save his career鈥?or make him the next victim.</b><br /><br />Daniel Pike would rather fight for justice than follow the rules. His unique ability to "connect the dots," to observe what others do not, has made him the most notorious criminal lawyer in St. Petersburg. But when his courtroom career goes up in smoke, he fears his lifelong purpose is a lost cause. A mysterious job offer from a secretive boss gives him a second chance but lands him an impossible case with multiple lives at stake鈥?lt;br /><br />To protect a young orphan from a horrifying fate, Pike must save the girl's guardian from a charge of first-degree murder. Dan uses every trick he knows in a high-stakes trial filled with unexpected revelations and breathtaking surprises as he uncovers a trail of deceit from Florida to El Salvador. When blood-soaked threats arrive, Dan realizes that winning the case might be a death sentence for him鈥攁nd everyone he hoped to protect.<br /><br />Can Pike protect the girl and get the charges dropped before his race for the truth proves fatal?<br /><br /><i>The Last Chance Lawyer</i> is a gripping legal thriller. If you like courtroom suspense, page-turning plot twists, and rebel attorneys, then you鈥檒l love William Bernhardt鈥檚 riveting drama.
Court of Killers (Daniel Pike Series Book 2)
by William Bernhardt

Language

English

Pages

349

Publication Date

July 23, 2019

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<h2>The court of public opinion found her guilty. But one attorney resolved to change the verdict鈥?lt;/h2><p>Attorney Daniel Pike knows the dire consequences of crossing the government. So when rising political star Camila Perez faces charges in a gruesome quadruple homicide, his instincts sense a frame by powerful rivals. But Dan and the Last Chance Lawyers may have a hopeless case when the police discover damning evidence scrawled at the crime scene in blood...</p><p>Sorting through incriminating clues in the horrifying murders, Dan pieces together a dark conspiracy. But just when it seems he might have a rebuttal, a social media leak sparks a nationwide outcry for conviction.</p><p>Can Dan foil the vicious scheme before Perez and her career go up in flames??</p><p><i>Court of Killers</i> is a standout book in the gripping Daniel Pike legal thriller series. If you like intricately plotted suspense, gritty courtroom drama and surprising twists and turns, then you鈥檒l love William Bernhardt鈥檚 captivating novel. </p><h2><u>Buy <i>Court of Killers</i> to watch a determined lawyer unmask a murderer today! </u></h2><br />
Swipe to Unlock: The Primer on Technology and Business Strategy
by , Neel Mehta

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English

Pages

347

Publication Date

September 19, 2017

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<b>Authored by 3 Product Managers at Google, Facebook, and Microsoft,聽</b><i>Swipe to Unlock</i>聽is a comprehensive guide on the must-know concepts of technology and business strategy.聽<b>It is a must-read for anyone pursuing product management, design, marketing, consulting or business strategy roles in the tech industry.</b><br /><br />***Swipe to Unlock was updated in 2019 to <b>include over 40 pages of new content</b> to cover the latest developments in the world of tech.***<b> We highly recommend buying our book directly from Amazon rather than a third-party seller as it's the only way to ensure you get the latest version.</b><br /><br />This聽<b>#1 Amazon Business Bestseller won a medal聽</b>from the聽<b>North American Book Awards</b> and has been featured in聽<b>The Wall Street Journal</b>, <b>Forbes</b>,聽and聽<b>Business Insider.聽</b><i>Swipe to Unlock</i> was touted as聽<b>"our generation's Rosetta Stone for enabling anyone to peer into the technology changing everyday life"</b>聽by Jeremy Schifeling.<br /><ul><li>How does Spotify determine what songs to recommend to you?</li><li>How did KaiOS become the third largest mobile operating system in just two years since launching?</li><li>Why does Amazon offer free shipping with Prime if it loses them money?</li><li>How did a single typo take down 20% of the internet?</li><li>Why did Microsoft acquire LinkedIn?</li></ul>By answering real-world questions like this,聽<b><i>Swipe to Unlock</i>聽gives you a peek under the hood of the technology you use every day, decodes tech's biggest buzzwords, and shows you how technology is changing the society we live in for better or for worse.</b><br /><br /><b>Topics Covered:聽</b>Software Development, Business Models & Strategies, Economics, Hacking & Security, Hardware & Robots, The Internet, Cloud Computing, Big Data, Technology Policy, Emerging Markets, Future Trends, and much more!<br /><br /><b>Featured Companies:聽</b>Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Amazon, Apple, Spotify, Uber, WeChat, Yelp, Tinder, Washington Post, Grab, Toyota, GoJek, Samsung, Salesforce, M-Pesa, Quora, KaiOS, Twitter, Tesla, ByteDance, Airbnb, Robinhood, Adobe, Alibaba, Netflix, Paytm, Target, and many more!<br /><br /><b>Unlock the answers you need to ace your tech interviews or become a better-educated digital citizen. Buy Swipe to Unlock today to understand why it's a Top Gifted Book of 2018!</b><br />
HELLO NEIGHBOR A-Z WALKTHROUGH, STRATEGIES, GAME GUIDE & TIPS, CH...
by MAX NORBERG

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English

Pages

95

Publication Date

August 22, 2019

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Hopefully to help your complete achivement and final game after read this guide book.<br /><br />HELLO NEIGHBOR A-Z WALKTHROUGH, STRATEGIES, GAME GUIDE & TIPS, CHEATS & TRICKS<br /><br />Hello Neighbor tasks players with breaking into their neighbor鈥檚 house and discovering the secrets that he has to hide down in the basement. But, if you want to survive the challenge, and discover what鈥檚 lurking beneath the house, you鈥檙e going to need to keep your wits about you. That鈥檚 why we鈥檝e created this Hello Neighbor guide, which will act as a book for all of our game content.<br /><br />A game guide, walkthrough, and tips for the game Hello Neighbor. This game guide can help you deal with the mysterious neighbor and reach his deepest secret hidden in the basement. This walkthrough describes a relatively stress-free way of beating the game and outwitting the mean neighbor. You can find several solutions allowing you to complete the game faster.<br /><br />Hello Neighbor is a stealth game with a disturbing atmosphere, in which players are tasked with getting to the mysterious basement inside their neighbor's house. The neighbor in question, however, is very vigilant and tries to scare the protagonist off his house with diverse traps, monitoring system, and alarms. The game features advanced Artificial Intelligence, as the neighbor learns from player's actions - he boards the broken windows up and secures the routes you most often take.<br /><br />Let鈥檚 take a peek at Hello Neighbor, an original indie stealth game by Dynamic Pixels. Does this unassuming game have a chance to take the players by surprise and totally outmaneuver their human intelligence.<br /><br />Enjoy!<br /><br />
Labor Law for the Rank & Filer: Building Solidarity While Staying...
by , Daniel Gross

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English

Pages

121

Publication Date

June 01, 2011

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<p>Blending cutting-edge legal strategies for winning justice at work with a theory of dramatic, bottom-up social change, this practical guide to workers鈥?rights aims to make work better while reinvigorating the labor movement. A powerful organization model called 聯solidarity unionism鈥?is explained, showing how the labor force can avoid the pitfalls of the legal system and utilize direct action to win fair rights. The new edition includes new cases governing fundamental labor rights聽and can be used not only by union workers, but can serve as a guerrilla legal handbook for any employee in this unstable economy.</p>
50 Masterpieces you have to read before you die Vol: 1
by , Victor Hugo

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English

Pages

12348

Publication Date

October 07, 2019

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This 1st volume contains the following 50 works, arranged alphabetically by authors鈥?last names:<br /><br />Alcott, Louisa May: Little Women<br />Austen, Jane: Pride and Prejudice<br />Austen, Jane: Emma<br />Balzac, Honor茅 de: Father Goriot<br />Barbusse, Henri: The Inferno<br />Bront毛, Anne: The Tenant of Wildfell Hall<br />Bront毛, Charlotte: Jane Eyre<br />Bront毛, Emily: Wuthering Heights<br />Burroughs, Edgar Rice: Tarzan of the Apes<br />Butler, Samuel: The Way of All Flesh<br />Carroll, Lewis: Alice鈥檚 Adventures in Wonderland<br />Cather, Willa: My 脕ntonia<br />Cervantes, Miguel de: Don Quixote<br />Chopin, Kate: The Awakening<br />Cleland, John: Fanny Hill<br />Collins, Wilkie: The Moonstone<br />Conrad, Joseph: Heart of Darkness<br />Conrad, Joseph: Nostromo<br />Cooper, James Fenimore: The Last of the Mohicans<br />Crane, Stephen: The Red Badge of Courage<br />Cummings, E. E.: The Enormous Room<br />Defoe, Daniel: Robinson Crusoe<br />Defoe, Daniel: Moll Flanders<br />Dickens, Charles: Bleak House<br />Dickens, Charles: Great Expectations<br />Dostoyevsky, Fyodor: Crime and Punishment<br />Dostoyevsky, Fyodor: The Idiot<br />Doyle, Arthur Conan: The Hound of the Baskervilles<br />Dreiser, Theodore: Sister Carrie<br />Dumas, Alexandre: The Three Musketeers<br />Dumas, Alexandre: The Count of Monte Cristo<br />Eliot, George: Middlemarch<br />Fielding, Henry: Tom Jones<br />Flaubert, Gustave: Madame Bovary<br />Flaubert, Gustave: Sentimental Education<br />Ford, Ford Madox: The Good Soldier<br />Forster, E. M.: A Room With a View<br />Forster, E. M.: Howards End<br />Gaskell, Elizabeth: North and South<br />Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von: The Sorrows of Young Werther<br />Gogol, Nikolai: Dead Souls<br />Gorky, Maxim: The Mother<br />Haggard, H. Rider: King Solomon鈥檚 Mines<br />Hardy, Thomas: Tess of the D鈥橴rbervilles<br />Hawthorne, Nathaniel: The Scarlet Letter<br />Homer: The Odyssey<br />Hugo, Victor: The Hunchback of Notre Dame<br />Hugo, Victor: Les Mis茅rables<br />Huxley, Aldous: Crome Yellow<br />James, Henry: The Portrait of a Lady
The Smartest Guys in the Room: The Amazing Rise and Scandalous Fa...
by , Peter Elkind

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English

Pages

480

Publication Date

November 26, 2013

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There were dozens of books about Watergate, but only <b>All the President's Men</b> gave readers the full story, with all the drama and nuance and exclusive reporting. And thirty years later, if you're going to read only one book on Watergate, that's still the one. Today, Enron is the biggest business story of our time, and <b>Fortune</b> senior writers Bethany McLean and Peter Elkind are the new Woodward and Bernstein.<p>Remarkably, it was just two years ago that Enron was thought to epitomize a great New Economy company, with its skyrocketing profits and share price. But that was before <b>Fortune</b> published an article by McLean that asked a seemingly innocent question: How exactly does Enron make money? From that point on, Enron's house of cards began to crumble. Now, McLean and Elkind have investigated much deeper, to offer the definitive book about the Enron scandal and the fascinating people behind it.</p><p>Meticulously researched and character driven, <b>Smartest Guys in the Room</b> takes the reader deep into Enron's past鈥攁nd behind the closed doors of private meetings. Drawing on a wide range of unique sources, the book follows Enron's rise from obscurity to the top of the business world to its disastrous demise. It reveals as never before major characters such as Ken Lay, Jeff Skilling, and Andy Fastow, as well as lesser known players like Cliff Baxter and Rebecca Mark. <b>Smartest Guys in the Room</b> is a story of greed, arrogance, and deceit鈥攁 microcosm of all that is wrong with American business today. Above all, it's a fascinating human drama that will prove to be the authoritative account of the Enron scandal.</p>
Ohio Annotated Securities Law Handbook
by Howard M. Friedman

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English

Pages

2863

Publication Date

May 24, 2019

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The undisputed authoritative source on Ohio's blue sky laws, <b><i>LexisNexis' Ohio Securities Law and Practice Handbook</i></b> combines the formal requirements and more informal aspects of Ohio securities practice, explaining all aspects of Ohio blue sky practice, from routine registration, exemption, and liability questions to more complex issues involving Ohio's merit requirements. Supplemented annually, it also covers specialized topics, such as Ohio broker-dealer licensing, tender offers, and enforcement issues.<br /><br />Containing materials previously difficult or impossible to obtain, this set provides the full text and discussion of substantial primary source material, including:<br /><br />鈥?聽Relevant Ohio statutes and rules<br />鈥?聽Ohio Division of Securities Statements of Policy<br />鈥?聽Selected federal laws and regulations<br />鈥?聽Complete official forms<br />鈥?聽NASAA guidelines and interpretations<br /><br />The handbook volume is a complete source for all relevant Ohio and federal statutes and rules important to the practice of Ohio securities law including selections from <b><i>Page's Ohio Revised Code Annotated</i></b>, Legislative Service Commission Bill analyses, Ohio Division of Securities regulations, Ohio Department of Insurance regulations and federal securities laws and regulations.
Homeless to Billionaire: The 18 Principles of Wealth Attraction a...
by , Joe Vitale

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English

Pages

173

Publication Date

April 06, 2019

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Create Business Legacy Adventure<br /><br />In Homeless to Billionaire: The 18 Principles of Wealth Attraction and Creating Unlimited Opportunity, Andres Pira presents 18 principles for attracting wealth, creating opportunity, and celebrating self-discovery. <br />Inspired by his own massive life changes, Pira details his business journey from homeless and unemployed to telemarketer to a Thai baht billionaire. Using the principles developed by mentors including Brian Tracy, Jack Canfield, and Bob Proctor, Pira put their guidance into action. Innovating along the way and leveraging his own experiences with employees and clients; through failure and success, his 18 Principles were forged. Uncanny wisdom from this millennial adventurer-turned-businessman is blended with proven research and case studies into powerful lessons.<br /><br />"Do whatever it is you want to do in life. Be whomever you want to be. Go wherever you want to go. Have whatever it is you want to have right now," urges Pira.<br /><br />The book is part autobiography, part success workbook, and 100% life lessons as Pira details how to move from fear to inspiration, competitiveness to domination, and student to mentor in business. His call to action is for readers to live their legacy every day.<br /><br /><br />鈥淚 really enjoyed Homeless To Billionaire. It鈥檚 a valuable work on wealth-creation that also reads like a thrilling adventure story. Take the time to visit the world of Andres Pira; you鈥檒l be richly rewarded for it.鈥?lt;br />Gay Hendricks, Ph.D.<br />Author of The Big Leap<br /><br /><br />鈥淭his book shares an inspiring, miraculous story that鈥檚 a must read! It鈥檚 packed full of golden nuggets and proven wealth principles to help you create your own miracle!鈥?<br />Debbie Allen<br />International Speaker & Bestselling Author of <br />The Highly Paid Expert and Success Is EASY

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