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2012 U.S. Intelligence Community Worldwide Threat Assessment - Iran, Nuclear Weapons, Terrorism, al-Qaida, Jihad, Homegrown Terror, WMD, North Korea, Cyber Threat, Taliban, Afghanistan, Arab Spring
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,030. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper Jr. presented the 2012 annual U.S. intelligence community worldwide threat assessment in Congressional testimony on January 31st. In the published report, Clapper provides a thorough review of the status of possible threats from a wide variety of nations and terror groups.
Libya's Nuclear Disarmament: Lessons and Implications for Nuclear Proliferation
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,970. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Recent events in Libya have already had a significant effect on the region and beyond, and perhaps one of the most compelling results has been the potential impact on regional powers for the future course of nuclear proliferation.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Sniper Training - FM 23-10 - Marksmanship, Equipment, Ballistics, Weapon Capabilities, Sniping Techniques (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,760. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Sniper Training Army field manual (FM 23-10) provides information needed to train and equip snipers and to aid them in their missions and operations. It is intended for use by commanders, staffs, trainers, snipers, and soldiers at training posts, Army schools, and units.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Physical Security Army Field Manual - FM 3-19.30 - Building Security Concepts including Barriers, Access Control (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,550. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Physical Security Army field manual (FM 3-19.30) "sets forth guidance for all personnel responsible for physical security." It includes practical up-to-date antiterrorism building security concepts such as barriers, lighting, alarms, access control, security forces, and personal protection.
The Most Interesting People in Politics and History: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Book 1. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 27,140. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A sample: Australians know how to engage in activism. When the Australian prime minister would not apologize to Aborigine peoples because of the removal of Aboriginal children from their homes, 250,000 people in Sydney walked on the Sydney Harbour bridge on May 28, 2000, and a plane above the bridge skywrote the word “Sorry.”
Positive Harmlessness in Practice: Enough For Us All, Volume Two
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
What does it mean to "do no harm"? Usually our focus is on what we shouldn’t do rather than on what we can do proactively to end violence towards others and ourselves. This discussion of harm and harmlessness, along with a Harmlessness Scale™, helps readers develop the ability to think, feel, and act harmlessly in everyday life.
The Politically Incorrect Lexicon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Hilarious definitions of words and phrases used in today’s world that are guaranteed to amuse, annoy, appeal and appal in equal measure. Today’s media and politics are dominated by words and phrases that have a special meaning far removed from their traditional dictionary definitions. In this hugely entertaining lexicon, Peter Mullen exposes the truth behind political correctness.
Şafaklar Sakin ve Durgun
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 97,790. Language: Turkish. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Gerçek bir yaşam öyküsünü konu alan, Şafaklar Sakin ve Durgun romanı, politikanın yanında o tarihlerde geleneksel, aile bağları, yaşamsal sorunları ve zorluklarını dile getirmektedir. 1968'den başlayan, 12 Eylül darbesi ile seçimlerin yapıldığı 1983 e kadar yaşananlar, hem kronolojik hem de yorumlarıyla ve günün gerçekleriyle bu romanda yer almaktadır.
Collateral Damage - Illustrations and essays about the state of the world in the new millennium.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,050. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Essay » Political
Collateral Damage Illustrations and essays about the state of the world in the new millennium. Angry and jaded about the state of the world in the new millennium, I have set out to write about what has gone wrong in the world and offer advice about how we can rectify the situations we continue to face. Redi 25
Sputnik The Soviet Challenge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Sputnik's launch put the United States scientific and military programs up against it. The U.S. Vanguard rockets began orbiting only months later. Yet there was a sense of urgency for the U.S. to catch up to its Cold War rival. U.S. Politicians, especially President Eisenhower, were pressured to step up testing of scientific and military rockets in order to bring the U.S. forward in the Space Age.
Русская душа (музыка на многих струнах)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,720. Language: Russian. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Автор провёл четыре года в Москве, будучи студентом. Был одним из лучших, всё же, из-за болтовни в 1956 г. руководство института вынуждено было отчислить его из института. Декан института разрешил ему досрочно сдать экзамены, сделая возможным ему закончить четвёртый курс. Он до старости лет носит в душе чуство благодарности тем, которые спасли ему год. Но «струны» книги занимаются в основном жемч
Once Indivisible, Now Divided
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,200. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Our nation is severely in debt, our unemployment is high, schools are closing down,and health care costs are bankrupting many in America today. Our government is divided and can't seem to get along enough to save our nation from a financial crisis and another great depression. The political decisions that caused all these problems are discussed in this book. There are facts that will amaze you.
Department of Homeland Security Tribal Resource Guide - DHS Resources for Tribal Nations, Federal Agencies and Departments for Safety and Security
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,700. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
DHS's Office of Intergovernmental Affairs developed this guide to highlight some of the DHS resources available to Tribal Nations to keep our nations safe and secure.
2011 Official Dictionary of Nuclear, Radiation, and Radiological Terms and Acronyms: Nuclear Power Plants, Atomic Weapons, Military Stockpile, Radiation Medicine
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Untangle the confusing technical, scientific, and medical jargon used in the nuclear and radiological fields with this comprehensive dictionary featuring official, authoritative definitions of nearly 1500 terms and acronyms for the nuclear power industry, nuclear weapons, the military nuclear stockpile, and radiological medicine.
My Country Tears of Thee
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
When did we stop singing this love song to our country? It was so subtle; did it just sort of disappear with many of the other patriotic traditions that our country stood for? How many of us still remember this song, reminding us of the price paid by our fathers--the hopes and dreams of our ancestors, as they struggled in filthy disease-ridden holds of ships bringing them to a new land.
The Ambassador
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,470. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » World
Who was the unsung Turkish hero of the second world war? Who shined as a brilliant beacon of humanism in the howling blackness of humanity’s darkest night? Who, when nearly everyone in France was cowering in the shadow of the iron might of the German war machine, stood up for truth and dignity? This is the Ambassador, and this is his story.
Knowing Guns: The Ins and Outs of Firearms and Firearm Politics for the Uninitiated
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 63,450. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
No matter where you stand in the debate on guns, getting good, unbiased information is often difficult. "Knowing Guns" is an attempt to correct this deficit. Written for everyone from those completely unfamiliar with firearms to the enthusiast/activist on either side of the debate, readers will refer to this book again and again. Fully footnoted with sources.
Travellers in Taiwan: Reflections of Formosa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Warrior Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
What do "foreigners" think of Taiwan ? How long do they stay ? What do they do ? Are Taiwanese really friendly & smart ? Should Taiwan be part of China ? These questions and curiosities are answered in this study, the first of its kind in Taiwan. An amusing but sociological insight into Taiwan.
Oman: Federal Research Study with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,020. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Oman 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 Oman and its history.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Disaster Basics (IS-292) - FEMA's Role, Emergency Response Teams (ERTs), Stafford Act, History of Federal Assistance Program
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,290. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) introduces the student to the basics of disaster assistance and the role of FEMA.