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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.
Novembre 2018 : guerre ou paix ?
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You set the price! Words: 1,620. Language: French. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Un article de politique fiction de Dominic Sandbrook et publié dans le Daily Mail permet de poser la question suivante : les « plans de rigueur » successifs peuvent-ils déboucher sur des situations de type révolutionnaire, avec transfert du pouvoir par la force ? Analyse détaillée des éléments de réponse, tant dans un cadre européen que français.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to Unified Hazard Mitigation Assistance (IS-212) - HMA Grant Programs
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,470. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is designed to educate students on the benefits of the Unified Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) grant programs and how to become qualified to apply for a grant under the HMA grant programs.
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.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Deployment Basics (IS-101.a) - Domestic Incident Deployments, Homeland Security, NIMS
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,270. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is designed to help prepare participants for deployment to a domestic incident.
21st Century FEMA Emergency Manager: An Orientation to the Position Study Course (IS-1) - Basic Emergency Management, Preparedness, Mitigation, EOC, Emergency Plans
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,020. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides an introduction to Comprehensive Emergency Management (CEM) and the Integrated emergency Management System (IEMS), discussing the principles of emergency management and the role of the emergency manager.
Bailing out the Dysfunctional US Property Tax System
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The property assessment and tax system in the US is totally dysfunctional. However, slapping more taxes or bonding out fictitious future revenue streams will not cure their self-inflicted wounds. This book will reveal a series of gutsy and long-term solutions to the challenges threatening their economic safety.
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.
Forging Swords into Plows: A Twenty-First Century Christian Perspective on War
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,440. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethics
Forging Swords into Plows examines the historic Christian perspectives on war (holy war, pacifism, and just war). The book advocates expanding Just War Theory to include jus post bellum criteria, then uses the updated model as a framework for comparing the Christian, Jewish, and Islamic perspectives on war and assessing the justness of the U.S. invasions and occupations of Afghanistan and Iraq.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Support Function #6 Mass Care, Emergency Assistance, Housing, and Human Services (IS-806) - Voluntary Agencies, NVOADs, Disaster Recovery Guides
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) introduces Emergency Support Function (ESF) #6 – Mass Care, Emergency Assistance, Housing, and Human Services.
There Were No Banks In The Stone Age
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,260. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Questions about the financial crisis, taxpayers' bailout money, wealth gap, the 1%, and why? The book takes a hard-hitting look at the key issues: who is to blame, what happened to the TARP money, the income tax system, Wall St. bonuses, but most importantly, capitalism, the wealth gap, and the U.S. savings rate. His book will surprise many on both sides of the fence, both the 1% and the 99%.
Sweden, the EU, and Judicial Review
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
This book explores the topic of judicial review in Sweden and the relationship with European Community laws. It also examines the ways a proposed (now implemented) amendment to the Swedish Constitution will affect the domestic use of judicial review in relation to both Swedish and European law.
History of the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), Sixth Edition - Founding, Commanders, SEALS and Rangers, War on Terror, Saddam Capture, Desert Storm, Enduring Freedom, Iraqi Freedom
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,760. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The history of the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) is described in this unique Department of Defense document. It covers the full spectrum of SOCOM activities.
Civility in America: Essays from America's Thought Leaders
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,030. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
In 2011, The Dilenschneider Group, a strategic communications firm, sponsored a series of lectures on civility in conjunction with the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs. Collected in this volume are the thoughts of six of the nation’s most insightful minds as they explore this crisis and offer their opinions as to how we can restore civility in society.
Defense Threat Reduction Agency Foreign Consequence Management Legal Deskbook - Tool for Responders to Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) and Terrorism Incidents on Foreign Soil
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 116,710. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This publication is designed as a research tool for lawyers responding to weapons of mass destruction accidents or incidents of terrorism on foreign soil.
International Human Rights: Universalism Versus Relativism
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,500. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS is a classic socio-legal study of the incompatibility and possible reconciliation of competing views of cultural relativism and absolute fundamental human rights. It features prodigious research and insight that is often cited by academics, rights lawyers, and activists over two decades. This edition adds a new foreword by Tom Zwart and a new preface by the author.
No Retaliation
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Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This book – clearly describes and demystifies the UNINTIMIDATED, UNHAMPERED POWER OF THE HOLY SPIRIT. Still outline the intransigence; because it’s all about love and peace to all the nations.
Dr. Manmohan Singh : He Shaped the Modern India
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Series: Through the eyes of a Journalist-Ranjit Singh, Book 1. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 45,240. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Faulting Dr. Manmohan Singh is like humiliating a father who hand-feeds his children to strength and maturity.
Is It Evil & Wicked - Terrorism in Islam
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,830. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
A review of the religion of Bin Laden, Islam. Why was his view of this religion different from what most Muslims believe. Who are the Sunnis, the Shiites, Wahhabis and what do they believe. How are women treated, what about marriage and divorce, heaven and hell. What is jihard and why do some believers kill themselves. AlQaeda and the Muslim Brotherhood are discussed.
The Blue Guitar
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Price: Free! Words: 62,850. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
MIT Professor Emerita Lisa Peattie explores the art and politics of protest around the world.