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τραγῳδία… tragôidía
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You set the price! Words: 940. Language: French. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Qu'a révélé la « tragédie grecque » qui s'est déroulée fin octobre / début novembre 2011 ? Quels enseignements en tirer ? Ce qui arrive aux Grecs préfigure-t-il ce qui nous arrivera demain ?
The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Volume 3: 250 Anecdotes
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Series: The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,730. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
A sample: Bob Rafsky suffered from AIDS, and he was an activist for AIDS research. One day, he went to a Japanese pharmaceuticals company to ask why research was being delayed on a promising new drug. To make a point, he rolled the leg of his pants up, and then showed the executives a lesion-covered leg. (Some anecdotes are thought provoking rather than funny.)
Les chênes qu'on abat
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You set the price! Words: 970. Language: French. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Comme Philippe II d'Espagne fit abattre la forêt espagnole pour bâtir ses rêves de grandeur, quelles forêts abattent aujourd'hui nos dirigeants pour poursuivre leurs chimères ? Pourquoi la notion de prospective a-t-elle disparu du discours et de l'action politiques, lesquels ne sont plus tournés que vers le court terme ? Quelles conséquences pour le monde de demain ?
The English Difference?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,610. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
A short history of the English Constitution for people who want to know why England is so different to Europe.
Fractured Hope. South Africa reflects on the future of her children
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,440. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The book is about assessing the progress South Africa has made in the last twenty years since the advent of its democracy and it looks into the future especially what the youth may need to do
Globalization, Poverty, and International Development
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012 by PovertyCure. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
One subject that never fails to spark debate is globalization. The phrase is used in every possible context, and yet its origins, nature and implications - especially for developing countries - are often misunderstood.
The Twentieth Century West
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,910. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
A thematic review of the major characters and trends in the 20th century, the first of its kind, Volume 5 of A History of the West.
Wildcats of Finance
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / stocks
Wildcat groups such as hedge funds play a growing role in causing or aggravating blowups in the marketplace. This primer exposes the reality behind the illusion of profits. For instance, hedge funds as a group perform the astounding feat of losing money for their clients. The target audience for the book includes investors and policymakers as well as general readers.
Korruption Grund till alla hot mot Demokratin
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: Swedish. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Vill vi uppnå en förändring då måste vi också ändra på någonting. Att titta bort gör inte att sanningen försvinner och snart drabbar den även dig. Du är nämligen en del av detta stora samhällsmaskineri, vare sig vi vill det eller inte. Att Våga Vägra Blunda är en nödvändig omstart.
21st Century American
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This is book 1 in a series of books by Byron Goines entitled “21st Century American,” which chronicles the journey of the 21st Century American into the future and examines the ideology of both political parties as the United States of America journeys together as a nation.
New Frontier Culture: Inside the Mind of John F. Kennedy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,180. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
New Frontier Culture is a biographical essay on the ideas, policy theories and career of John F. Kennedy. It shows the origins of Kennedy's ideas and examines how he adapted them to the political exigencies he faced during his tenure as president. New Frontier Culture is both an historical analysis and a remembrance. Readers may appreciate it both for the memory it evokes and for its insights.
Les biens du clergé
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You set the price! Words: 1,110. Language: French. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
En 1789, Talleyrand propose de nationaliser les biens du clergé pour résoudre la « crise financière ». Et aujourd'hui, quelle démarche adopter face à une situation similaire ? En France, les biens du clergé du XXIe siècle sont constitués des fortunes, toutes supérieures à 100 millions d'euros, amassées par moins de 400 personnes. Comment les taxer ? Pourquoi les taxer ?
Themistocles talks back
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Themistocles read and then gave his opinion--talkback. This free ebook is part of the Talkback project that through animated videos, ebooks and a 130,000 book tells the history and science of the technology that fires up or kills talkback. Kickstarter is been used to obtain funds to create the video series. This short ebook is a sample of the big book (it is a reward) for potential pledgers.
Money Facts: Simple, Obvious, but Neglected
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Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,090. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
For money to work properly, it needs to be understood as a medium of communication that strangers use to cooperate. Capitalism as we know it is out of control, It can be brought under control by having money originate debt-free with its value defined in work time. Evidence presented from Cooperation:The Wealth of Nations Game shows how it can be done.
Love 2013: God, Humanity, Oneness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,270. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"This is my commandment, that you love one another, even as I have loved you." - Jesus Christ. Love 2013 shares with the reader that oneness is being understood by mankind at a powerful pace in 2013. The awareness of spiritual writings has aided this evolution where truth, light and peace are manifesting everywhere on this beautiful planet. In 2013 humanity will know of the awesome power of love.
Freedom Tax
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014 by Amanda McLain-Young. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The Freedom Tax simplifies our tax system, reduces focus on divisive topics such as rich versus poor, and puts the attention on allowing people to live their lives without hidden and obtrusive taxes at every turn. Imagine a world where you do not have any taxes withheld from your paycheck. Necessities to live, like groceries and property, are no longer taxed. It can happen. You just need a plan.
When the Enemy is Us — Daffy Government, Military and Civilian Episodes in War and Peace
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,100. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
This story recounts monumental government, military and civilian gaffes spanning from World War II to the present, concentrating specifically on events in or near Johnston County, in eastern N.C. Trying times and stressful situations cause generally rational people to make ludicrous mistakes. The daffy episodes herein will make you shake your head and wonder how we’ve survived.
On achève bien les chevaux
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You set the price! Words: 950. Language: French. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Inique, injuste et immorale : telle est l'attitude du PDG de Thales qui « presse le citron » de ses employés en exigeant d'eux plus que les objectifs qui lui sont personnellement imposés. Conséquences sociales, économiques et politiques de ce comportement.
The Fourth Option: Citizen Shares
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Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,800. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The Fourth Option: Citizen Shares proposes that we replace our debt and interest based money supply with one that encourages all of us to share the work and share the wealth that our work produces. Read in this little book, that many of our greatest leaders, including Benjamin Franklin, Abraham Lincoln, Henry Ford and Thomas Edison, believed that government should issue, not borrow, money.
Place of Women In Saudi Arabia
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 231. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Up to this day, the women in Saudi Arabia do not have voting rights. They are forbidden from voting or being elected to political office, however, King Abdullah, the ruler of Saudi Arabia, recently declared that Saudi women will be able to vote and run in the local elections in the year 2015.