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African Expectations: Musings from Where I Stand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,070. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
African Expectations is a collection of essays about how political, economic, and socio-cultural issues retard Africa’s development and how the most important factor for this failure is the lack of good leadership. The book offers tentative solutions to some of the most pressing issues of our times based on the author’s worldview and life experiences.
Kuwait: Federal Research Study with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,900. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Kuwait politics and history, economic, social, military, and national security systems and institutions, written by the experts at the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. This Country Study is an exceptional review of Kuwait and its history.
L'an prochain à Ramallah
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You set the price! Words: 1,510. Language: French. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Les États-Unis vont opposer leur veto à l'admission de la Palestine en tant qu'État membre de l'ONU. Quelle analyse en tirer ? Quel est le rôle des différents lobbies dans cette décision ? Comment fonctionne la « machine du pouvoir » aux États-Unis ? Et que penser de la proposition de Sarkozy qui propose à la Palestine un statut d'« État associé » ?
Orienting Our Sights on the Future: Opportunities and Challenges of the Arab Revolts - Arab Spring, Syria, Libya, Turkey, Egypt
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,760. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The wave of uprisings which began in December of 2010 in Tunisia, now generally referred to as the Arab Spring or Arab Revolts, has had varied results throughout the region and mixed responses from the international community. Not only has the rule of long-standing regimes been challenged, but also the relationships of leaders throughout the region and beyond have been redefined.
Ivory Coast (Cote d'Ivoire): Federal Research Study with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Abidjan, Ivorian Military, Government and Politics, Economy, Population, Social Issues
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,010. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of the Ivory Coast (Cote d'Ivoire): Ivorian politics, government and history, economic, social, military, and national security systems and institutions, population, geography, and much more - written by the experts at the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Courting a Reluctant Ally - An Evaluation of U.S./UK Naval Intelligence Cooperation, 1935-1941, Franklin Roosevelt, OSS, Commander Ian Fleming
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,600. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
There are now few among us whose memories go back to the period between the two world wars and who would be able to point out that, commonalities of language and culture notwithstanding, today's special relationship between the United States and Great Britain is a quite recent phenomenon, really dating only from the 1940-41 timeframe.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Reconstitution - FM 100-9 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,490. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Reconstitution Field Manual (FM 100-9) deals with reconstitution – the extraordinary action that commanders plan and implement to restore units to a desired level of combat effectiveness commensurate with mission requirements and available resources.
Back to Boston Harbor: Defend our Country, Faith, and Family
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 17,290. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
In these troubled times, Americans must show the strength and courage of the founders to stand behind their most precious convictions.
2011 Complete Guide to Ivory Coast (Cote d'Ivoire): Civil War and Crisis, Laurent Gbagbo, New Force Rebels, Ouattara, Yamoussoukro, Abidjan, History, Government, Politics - Authoritative Coverage
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,230. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This massive compilation provides a complete picture of the Ivory Coast as it confronts the renewed civil war and protest crisis of 2011. Over 400 pages of up-to-date information with professional analysis: rule of Laurent Gbagbo, human rights, economics, military and national security, history, more. Extensive histories put the current situation into perspective.
Looking at Iran
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
When American policy makers discuss Iran, the focus is only Israel. In reality, Iran a growing concern for people across the Arab and Muslim Worlds as well. In this book, based on polling in 20 Arab and Muslim countries, Zogby examines how in just six years Iran has experienced a precipitous decline in popularity among Arabs and Muslims.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Democratization of Intelligence - Melding Strategic Intelligence and National Discourse - South America, Canada, U.S. Intelligence, Canadian Attitudes
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 83,310. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. The book aims to educate officials as well as students about the vicissitudes that accompany the development and execution of the government intelligence function.
Learning From the Enemy: The Gunman Project - Espionage at the Moscow U.S. Embassy, Soviet Spying, IBM Selectric Typewriter Bugs, Great Seal Implant
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,750. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This NSA paper examines the nature of the Soviet electronic penetration and the damage assessment of Soviet access to typewriters at the U.S. embassy in Moscow. This history of Project GUNMAN will also answer such questions as how the typewriter bugs were discovered and how they worked.
State Building In Africa: A Comparative Study of South Africa and the Democratic Republic of the Congo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
With the impetus of industrialization and the eruption of global economies, the growing disparity between poor and wealthy nations has impelled political scientists to ask why some nations are caused to prosper and others doomed to fail. That is, to investigate what inherent or developed factors determine the political, economic, and social realities of the world.
2011 Complete Guide to Syria: President Bashar al-Assad and Ongoing Uprising, Military and Terrorism, Hamas and Hezbollah, Baath Party, Sanctions and Trade, Damascus - Authoritative Information
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 195,110. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This massive compilation provides a complete picture of Syria with over 600 pages of up-to-date information, featuring coverage of the ongoing uprising and the crackdown against the protesters; the current President, Bashar al-Assad, and the long rule of his father; the government, military, human and religious rights, terrorism and U.S. sanctions, and much more.
Madaraka: The Poor Shall Inherit the Earth, Including Its Natural Resources
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This book aims to provide readers with a general overview of neoliberal (economic/corporate) globalization - presently militarized via the fabricated U.S-led War on Terror - and to draw attention to the political economy of this exploitative system, which is marked by increasing inequality, oppression, and the exploitation of both people and the natural environment, exclusively for profit.
2012 People's Republic of China: Military and Security Developments Annual Report to Congress, People's Liberation Army (PLA), Space, Cyber Capabilities, Earlier Reports to 2006
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 143,490. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This important DOD report from May 2012 provides extensive details on the status of the Chinese military. In addition to the new 2012 report, this unique ebook compilation includes six other DOD annual reports for the years 2006 through 2011.
2011 Al Qaeda and Affiliates: Historical Perspective, Global Presence, and Implications for U.S. Policy - Congressional Research Service Report
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This important CRS report on Al Qaeda and its affiliates deals with historical perspectives, global presence, and implications for U.S. policy. There is extensive coverage of al Qaeda in the Arabian peninsula (AQAP), North Africa/Sahel: Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), East Africa, Somalia, Al Qaeda and Radical Islamist Extremists in Southeast Asia, and more.
Venom of Asps
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Meira bat Erachaim has befriended and was influenced by a wide variety of people from all corners of the world with disparate political opinions and religious beliefs. The places she lived and, more importantly, the people she met helped form her distinctive point of view. Her perspective is unapologetically sincere, sometimes controversial, and never humourless.
2013 China Military and Security Report: People's Liberation Army (PLA), Space, Cyber Attacks on American Military, Technology, People's Republic of China Force Modernization, Taiwan
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,400. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This important DOD report from May 2013 provides extensive details on the status of the Chinese military. In addition to the new 2013 report, this unique ebook compilation includes seven other DOD annual reports for the years 2006 through 2012.
Africa Ahead
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,930. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Africa Ahead examines the situation of Africa and people of African origin around the world, for example, African-Americans in USA. It laments their generally low and poor status around the world, and analyses the causes. It goes on to provide solutions that, if implemented, will deliver Africans around the world to a better status and standard of living.