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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.
The Second Wave of NATO Expansion and Post-Soviet Area Transformation: View from Ukraine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,730. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This eBook contains a study of NATO-Ukraine relations in crusial areas and in a broader context carried out during 1998-2000 under a fellowship of the Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council
Australian Budget 2014 – The Alternative
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
We are told there is a debt crisis - but there isn't. We are told we have to slash spending - but spending is not the problem. In this article Skye looks at the Australian Budget in 2014 and discusses the truth behind the lies, and looks at how we might make cuts, if they were necessary, by starting at the top.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Civil Disturbance Operations Field Manual - FM 3-19.15, FM 19-15 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,890. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Civil Disturbance Operations Field Manual(FM 3-19.15, FM 19-15) addresses continental United States (CONUS) and outside continental United States (OCONUS) civil disturbance operations.
Looking at Iran
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
When American policy makers discuss Iran, the focus is only Israel. In reality, Iran a growing concern for people across the Arab and Muslim Worlds as well. In this book, based on polling in 20 Arab and Muslim countries, Zogby examines how in just six years Iran has experienced a precipitous decline in popularity among Arabs and Muslims.
Armagedon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,140. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » New Age » Near-death experiences
Las condiciones para el Armagedón o Guerra del Fin del Mundo ya se están dando en el mundo.
Defense Threat Reduction Agency Foreign Consequence Management Legal Deskbook - Tool for Responders to Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) and Terrorism Incidents on Foreign Soil
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 116,710. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
This publication is designed as a research tool for lawyers responding to weapons of mass destruction accidents or incidents of terrorism on foreign soil.
Public Diplomacy: A Case Study of China’s Public Diplomacy towards Pakistan
You set the price! Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This study explores how China is using public diplomacy initiatives to influence Pakistan, as it is geographically and strategically important country for China, and what are the developments in result. This research tries to find reasons, though the two countries have different ideologies, culture and language but still share very strong relations.
Mitt Romney: The King of Bain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
As the Republican Party tacts sharply towards the absurd, their candidates have swung towards the fences of self-caricature. Here's Mitt Romney, gazing into the mirror seeing his reflection first as the King of Bain and then as Prez ... Written by one of Romney's Harvard classmates, this book has a light touch but serious bite revealing much about the Mitt Romney that few people know.
America's Bid For Empire
Series: Government, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
Having delegated its legislative and war making powers to the wide discretion of federal judges and the president, Congress has kept Americans uninformed about the objectives and hard choices necessary for meeting the terrorist threat.
The Bully Pulpit: A Journey Into the Bible Convolutions, Misuses and Impact Upon Politics and Society
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 181,260. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
The Bully Pulpit is a journey into the Bible, its convolutions, its misuses, both past and present, and its dangerous effect upon American politics and society in general. Unless the public actually begins to comprehend the sinister uses of a book of such faulty premises by self-appointed religious/political crusaders, then American democracy as we know it is in jeopardy.
2012 U.S. Intelligence Community Threat Assessment on Global Water Security - Shortages, Floods, National Security Impact, Nile, Tigris-Euphrates, Mekong, Jordan, Indus, Brahmaputra, and Amu Darya
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Hydrology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This report, issued in February 2012 and requested by the Department of State, is designed to answer the question: How will water problems (shortages, poor water quality, or floods) impact US national security interests over the next 30 years?
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS 100) for Healthcare/Hospitals (IS-100.HCb) - National Incident Management System (NIMS)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,380. Language: English. Published: June 21, 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), in written form, introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training. This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of ICS.
Civility in America: Essays from America's Thought Leaders
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,030. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Categories: 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.
L'umanisfera. Utopia anarchica
Price: $5.51 USD. Words: 48,830. Language: Italian. Published: April 15, 2014 by Edizioni Immanenza. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
“È qualcosa come un falansterio, ma senza alcuna gerarchia, senza alcuna autorità, al contrario, testimonianza della libertà, dell'uguaglianza, dell'anarchia più completa. La forma è, più o meno, quella di una stella, ma le sue facce rettangolari non hanno niente di simmetrico, ciascuna di esse è di un tipo particolare."
The Rise of UKIP
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,580. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Written by a key insider and UKIP activist, this book takes a look at the rise of this ground breaking political party that threatens to overthrow the conventional face of British Politics.
Discorso sulla servitù volontaria
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: Italian. Published: April 7, 2014 by Edizioni Immanenza. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
“vorrei solo comprendere come è possibile che tanti uomini, tanti paesi, tante città e nazioni tollerino talvolta un solo tiranno, che non ha altro potere che quello che gli danno; che ha il potere di nuocere loro solo finché essi possono sopportarlo; che non potrebbe far loro alcun male, se non quando essi preferiscono sopportarlo piuttosto che contraddirlo..."
Mathematical Analysis of the Nobel Peace Lectures
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,370. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book examines the Nobel Peace lectures for uses of affection, attention, affiliation and time. Those lectures contain a rich pool of material describing advanced concepts for social maturity. The recurring themes are calls for world police, elaborated treaties, mutually beneficial agreements and optimism about our future.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Support Function #8 Public Health and Medical Services (IS-808) - Public Health Service Teams, NDMS, Strategic National Stockpile, NNRT
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides an introduction to Emergency Support Function (ESF) #8 – Public Health and Medical Services.
Civilization's Drying Cradle: Water Politics in the Tigris-Euphrates River Basin - Water Supplies and Conflicts, Desalination, Dams, Hydroelectric Plants, Drought Impacting Turkey, Syria, Iraq
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Hydrology
This paper details the nature of water shortages in the Tigris and Euphrates basin, discusses relationships between upstream-downstream riparian states, analyzes whether international water laws are sufficiently developed to influence Turkey, Syria, and Iraq toward a long-term solution, and explains the importance of a U.S. role.