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No More War
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This is the text to a YouTube video that compares American foreign policy to Florida’s Stand Your Ground law: As the law gives an individual the right to kill a person he feels threatens him, we Americans believe we have the right to kill people in other nations that we feel threaten us. This belief, which has led us to support dictators and to start three wars, essentially legalizes war crimes.
The First World War for Oil 1914-1918 : Similarities with the 2014 Oil Wars 100 Later
Price: Free! Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This booklet explains why oil was the real cause of the First World War, and explains the economic and geopolitical interests behind all the major players of this war. Moreover it compares the first Great War for oil in 1914 with the oil wars of 2014 in Syria and Iraq one hundred years later.
Turkey; a short history of the near future?
Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A two-page paper aimed at the well-informed everyman attempting to explain what, and how, Turkey's foreign policy objectives could be in the near future
Four Reasons Why Absolute World Peace is Impossible With Humans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Four Reasons Why Absolute World Peace is Impossible with Humans is perhaps one of the most compelling books on the human society on why we have failed dismally to achieve absolute peace and shall continue to fail unless if we solve these reasons. The book keeps to four fundamental reasons why absolute peace is impossible with human beings and touches on issues which are regularly feared.
The Everyman's Guide to knowing which way to vote
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
"The Everyman's Guide to knowing which way to vote" is a Political Party Comparison Chart that clarifies the key differences--on 50 major issues--between Liberals & Democrats on the one hand...and Conservatives & Republicans on the other. It is a user-friendly 'Voter's Guide' that summarizes--and simplifies--the basic stand that each party has on the most important issues facing America today.
101 EU Facts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A fun and informal book about the European Union. The book presents 101 amazing, amusing and scandalous facts about the EU accompanied by humorous cartoons to make a serious political point in a light-hearted way.
The Energy War Between U.S.A. and Russia and the Threat for Israel's Survival
Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This essay describes the energy war between U.S.A. and Russia, the geopolitical changes generated by this war, and the resulting threats for the survival of the state of Israel.
Become a Dictator - A Short and Snappy Guide
Series: A Short and Snappy Guide, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Have you ever thought of becoming a dictator of some country and terrorizing its people for a few decades? Then look no further. Everything you wanted to know about how to become a dictator, but were too embarrassed to ask is available right here in this concise guide. It contains the most comprehensive specifications for every aspiring dictator.
Jitem
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,130. Language: Turkish. Published: April 2, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Yıllardır hemen her faili meçhul olayda, suikast girişiminde adı geçti. Varlığı resmen kabul edilmedi ama adı etrafında konuşulanlar tüyler ürperticiydi. Şimdiye dek kimse JİTEM gerçeğini tüm çıplaklığıyla ortaya koyamadı. Tartışmalı konular üzerine cesurca giden haberlerinden tanıdığımız genç gazeteci Ecevit Kılıç’tan gündem oluşturacak bir çalışma!
Visions of the Desert: (Re)-Imagining the Nation in Postcolonial North African Film
Price: Free! Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Political
a critical analysis of the ways in which the contemporary idea of 'nation' is imagined by way of cinematic text. Using the films of african film auteurs abderahmanne sissako and mahamat saleh haroun as primary examples, this text looks at how we can articulate our identities in a fragmented, globalised world.
Oil Wars
Price: Free! Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This booklet describes various incidents of oil and natural gas wars between different countries. There is no connection between the booklet's chapters. Each chapter was written as an independent short essay.
From The Medes to the Mullahs A History Of Iran
Series: In Brief, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,500. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book offers an accessible, but comprehensive, introduction to the long and rich history of Iran. Starting around 600 bce it traces the main historical events finishing with the modern Islamic Republic of Iran. It would be of particular interest to the non-academic person who wants to understand a country that is frequently misunderstood.
1,001 Things You Didn't Know Happened in April
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 159,810. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » History » World
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a quirky and unique take on the history of the world to today, all seen through events and peoples in the month of April, since the beginnings of recorded history. Each entry is explained in a short paragraph of under 125 words, comprising not only traditional history, but also social history, the history of science, and a sad catalog of disasters, both natural and man-made. Enjoy!
Afghanistan: Lashkar Gah - Home of the Warriors Part I
Series: Afghanistan: Lashkar Gah - Home of the Warriors, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,570. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
From 2007 to 2008 an American served as an adviser to an Afghan-led counter-narcotics advisory team in the provincial capital of Lashkar Gah, Helmand Province. This was, and still is, the scene of half the world's opium poppy production and ground center zero of a raging Taliban-fueled insurgency. It is a microcosm of why U.S. efforts failed in Afghanistan - the damage was all self-inflicted.
Elitist Political Concepts
Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014 by HPA Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
In the era of globalization, management of the modernization process of a country presents itself to any elite as a problem of management of most important values, social, intellectual, psychological, and informational resources. Dynamics of development of scientific discoveries point in the favor of that in the near future it will be possible to connect the theory of information with genetics.
Espionage Methods And The Horror of Echelon-Imint And The CIA
Price: Free! Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This book at first gives an overview of the modern espionage methods and thereafter highlights how our privacy and freedom have been jeopardized by espionage methods like the Echelon and Imint and the all pervasive espionage activities of the Central Intelligence Agency of the USA.
Year of the Rant. Part Two: The Winter of Our Discontent, Winter, 2013.
Series: Year of the Rant., Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 33,050. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Year of the Rant, Part Two: The Winter of Our Discontent, Winter, 2013 is the second collection of posts collected from Lachlan's blog. Make sure your eReader is coated with asbestos as it gets increasingly volcanic.
Il ritorno dell'Impero di Mezzo
Series: Incroci, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,980. Language: Italian. Published: February 5, 2013 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Political
La grande strategia della Repubblica Popolare Cinese in Asia nel XXI secolo.
Is The United Nations A Desirable Enforcer Of Interntional Order ?
Price: Free! Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This essay questions whether the United Nations has the capacity to take objective, independent action to maintain international order. It concludes the UN’s capacity to enforce collective security on an objective basis will always be curtailed by the Security Council's permanent member's interests, its lack of a monopoly on the use of collective force and its inability to take decisive action.
Afghanistan: Lashkar Gah - Home of the Warriors Part II
Series: Afghanistan: Lashkar Gah - Home of the Warriors, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,400. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Second and final part of this personal memoir of a year in Afghanistan. From 2007 to 2008 an American served as an adviser to an Afghan-led counter-narcotics advisory team in the provincial capital of Lashkar Gah, Helmand Province. This is the scene of half the world's opium poppy production and a raging Taliban insurgency. It is a microcosm of why U.S. efforts failed in Afghanistan.