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21: The Last Night with Taiwan's Sunflower Movement
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
On March 18, 2014, Taiwanese students known as the "Sunflower Movement" peacefully occupied their nation's legislature. Three weeks later, after their peaceful demonstration raised national and global awareness of the dangers of secret negotiations with China, they withdrew. This inside story tells the last 21 hours of the non-violent occupancy and includes background, politics, peace, and love.
Dzień przesilenia
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Price: Free! Words: 11,780. Language: Polish. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Polska przed wielką zmianą.
Terrorism, Jihad, Nukes and Other Issues in Focus
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You set the price! Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Amjed Jaaved has been contributing free lance for around forty years. His contributions stand published in the leading dailies (News International, Nation, Dawn, et. al.), and abroad (Nepal Review, New Nation Bangladesh, Sangram, and others). The writings included in this paper cover diverse subjects _ nuclear terrorism and deterrence, jihad, suicide bombers, Kashmir issue, economic issues,so on
Solitary: The History and Current Reality of Torture as a Means of Social Control Within Prisons
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,130. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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Why is solitary confinement, known to cause a mental state akin to psychosis, widely used in contemporary prisons? Solitary's powerful psychological effects make it a unique tool for exerting social control. This history argues that CIA "brainwashing" research of the 1950s may have influenced the design of isolation units in American prisons today.
Gåden om Echelon
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You set the price! Words: 58,890. Language: Danish. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Echelon er et amerikansk ledet, verdensomspændende netværk som opsnapper alle former for elektronisk kommunikation og søger efter oplysninger i denne kommunikation. Alle er i spionernes søgelys - også de vestlige lande indbyrdes.
Growth and Decline of Economies of Europe and US
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Price: Free! Words: 44,050. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history
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The wealth of Europe and the US was built on ethnic cleansing, slave labor and colonies. Non availability of these resources is the primary cause of the decline of the developed economies. The financial conditions of central governments, state governments, municipalities and the people of the developed world are not going to improve unless there is a major change in their economic policies.
Fight Class War Now
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Price: Free! Words: 18,890. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
The Bottom 60 Percent of the American people are in great economic difficulty. Their condition is deteriorating every year. Are they going to sit back and mortgage their future and the future of their children and grand children to the top 1 percent and the corporate monsters? Or will they fight their exploiters. This book suggests how, the Bottom 60 Percent must fight a class war and secu
The Perfect Dictator Manual
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Price: Free! Words: 24,240. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
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The Perfect Dictator Manual is a shocking, revealing and interesting book. The author strips off myths and legends the personalities of the most sinister dictators: Lenin, Stalin, Mussolini, Hitler, Mao, Pol Pot, or Ceausescu. At the same time, the functioning mechanisms of tyrannical regimes are highlighted. In other words, it is an essay on dictators, dictatorships and their true nature.
Be A Rational Pessimist
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Price: Free! Words: 47,770. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
The Rational Pessimists are realists. Rational pessimism stems from two truths. Man is powerless in the face of nature. Second, human nature has changed for the worse. Satanic traits like greed, arrogance, have spread like wildfire while Godly traits like compassion, honesty, is declining day by day. This book also seeks to make the readers “Rational P
Occupiers of Wall Street: Losers or Game Changers
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Price: Free! Words: 41,620. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
The Occupiers of Wall Street burst into media limelight on 17 September 2011. They inspired over 1500 protests against corporate greed and the nexus between politicians and corporation in 82 countries around the world by October 2011. Their movement is relevant. Why have the faded away? Can the movement be revived and achieve its goal?
Mae Brussell: Queen of Conspiracy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Articles about Mae Brussell, the Beverly Hills housewife and self made conspiracy theorist who researched the JFK assassination, Watergate and Nazi involvement in American government and how she became the "Queen of Conspiracy" with millions of followers.
Dirty Money
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Series: Adventures in Journalism, Book 10 · Opinions and essays, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
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In this brief history of banking, the author traces the shadow of corruption that has followed the banking industry throughout recorded history accompanied by lavish illustrations.
Safe at Last: Refugees in America
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,550. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Clinical Psychologist Dr. Don Miller has interviewed over 2,000 refugees who escaped from danger from seven different countries. This is a book of their stories. Most of them went through incredible suffering and hardship in their native countries and on their way to America. This included ethnic cleansing, starvation, torture, beatings and long periods of incarceration.
The War Of The Lies The Lies Of The War
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,930. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
An account of how Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen misled Denmark into joining President Bush’s war on Iraq.
How to Fish Without Getting Caught
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You set the price! Words: 101,980. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This is a coming of age story about two young men who faced the dangers and adventures of learning to commercial fish in Puget Sound. It an historical account about what it was like to commercial fish in the 1970’s when Judge Boldt called in federal agents to arrest fishermen. It is an adventure story that will have you turning pages in anticipation and stopping periodially to laugh out loud.
Amintiri din România socialista
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,760. Language: Romanian. Published: September 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Autorul ne introduce în atmosfera vietii din România socialista, amintindu-si de perioada razboiului, ocupatia sovietica, instaurarea si consolidarea regimului comunist pâna la prabusirea dictaturii. Evenimentele istorice si personale aduc scriitorul în cele mai neasteptate situatii. Recomandat celor care au trait "Epoca de aur", dar si mai mult generatiilor de dupa '89.
Pursuit of Prestige
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Price: Free! Words: 20. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This dissertation (2002) examines Montana State University's research activity and its effects on graduate education just prior to the university's being recognized as a Tier I Research University by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The study found that prominent research faculty at MSU place a high priority on the university's educational mission.
Barack, Lance, Oprah, & Rudy- Exploring Joseph Campbell's Hero's Journey in Contemporary American Society
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You set the price! Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Joseph Campbell provided a series of steps that each person undergoes on their own unique Hero's journey. Although these steps are based on mythological stories from the beginning of time, they are all still highly relevant to our current world, and this book explores this idea in the lives of Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Lance Armstrong, & Rudy Giuliani.
When The Eagle Screams
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Price: Free! Words: 89,200. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
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America's Vulnerability to Terrorism When The Eagle Screams was written prior to the first World Trade Center bombing. It is recognized as perhaps the first writing by an American author to warn that attacks on American soil were imminent. It predicted the events, the political response and almost every event to present day.