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Neither Liberal Nor Conservative Be: An Action Plan for People Disgusted By Polarized Politics
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 50,190. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Larry Bradley uses illustrations and analogies to explain his points in a lively, easy to read and understand original work. This book is for people who want to understand today's political landscape and how to take action if they aren't happy with what they see.
Capitalism: the Unfairest System?
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
A Comprehensive Analysis of a Failed Economic Philosophy. The truths and fictions about Capitalism in the twenty-first century are explored and analyzed in detail with wit and humor from an accomplished author and experienced businessman. This treatise examines the many failures and bogus promises that Capitalism makes and tells us why it isn't working, never has, and never will.
Obama Will Win, but Romney Will Be President
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,420. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
This book analyzes every presidential election in U.S. history, focusing on how political parties emerged and learned how to target Electoral College votes. Dr. Murdock analyzes the upcoming 2012 presidential campaign between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney and predicts the results state by state. His conclusion is that Obama will win the popular vote, but lose in the Electoral College
The Chinese Air Force: Evolving Concepts, Roles, and Capabilities - Hypersonic Vehicle Technology, Aircraft, Reverse Engineering, Threat to Taiwan, PLAAF Air Force Leaders, Airpower
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 194,800. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This vital report from a distinguished international group of experts on airpower, military affairs, and the People's Republic of China PRC - Taiwan relationship examines the present state and future prospects of the People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF).
A Short List of 200 of President Obama’s First Term Accomplishments
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
This short e-book “President Obama First Term Accomplishments” is a short list of accomplishments of a man who cares more about his country and the people than most past Presidents. This is why he was elected for a second term by an overwhelming majority of people who want to see America move forward with this man as their leader.
Middle East Security Issues: In the Shadow of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation - WMD, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Persian Gulf, Arab Perspectives
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 49,970. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The Middle East is an international flashpoint, a place where open warfare could erupt at any time. It is the home of numerous countries possessing some combination of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) (nuclear, biological, or chemical weapons), and is an area where states are developing an increasing capability to deliver such WMD by missiles and/or aircraft.
The Resurgence of Al-Qaeda in Syria and Iraq - AQIM, Ansar al-Sharia, Al Nusrah Front, ISIS, Islamic Front, Alleppo, Alawites, Sunni, AQAP, Assad, Al-Shabaab, Salafist
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,670. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Even though Al Nusrah has shown a willingness to cooperate with the Islamic Front, the latter is likely to have to reject any long-term alliance with Al Nusrah if it wishes to retain funding from the Saudis and the Gulf States.
Against Excess
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You set the price! Words: 186,050. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
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Mark Kleiman cuts through the rhetoric of the war on drugs and the legalization debate to discuss the practical options to control a wide range of substances. Both drug-taking and drug-control can be done to excess, and "Against Excess" shows how we can limit the damage done by both errors. It argues we need a middle ground: "grudging toleration" -- neither prohibition nor full legal availability.
2011 Al Qaeda and Affiliates: Historical Perspective, Global Presence, and Implications for U.S. Policy - Congressional Research Service Report
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This important CRS report on Al Qaeda and its affiliates deals with historical perspectives, global presence, and implications for U.S. policy. There is extensive coverage of al Qaeda in the Arabian peninsula (AQAP), North Africa/Sahel: Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), East Africa, Somalia, Al Qaeda and Radical Islamist Extremists in Southeast Asia, and more.
The Orange Trees of Baghdad
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,980. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this “powerful and important book” (Vancouver Sun), Leilah Nadir uncovers her lost roots, in the Iraq her father left behind decades ago. In the brutal aftermath of the invasion, a surprise reunion brings east and west together. Orange Trees won the George Ryga Award; Naomi Klein called it “Lovingly woven together … reminds us that Iraq is not just a war; it is a country.”
2014 President Barack Obama State of the Union Address plus 2013 and 2009 Inaugural Addresses and Presidential Campaign Speeches from 2012
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 387,270. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
This unique ebook compilation includes the full official transcript of the State of the Union address delivered by President Obama before a joint session of Congress on January 28, 2014.
A Staple in the Granola
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil Law
Jorge goes on another adventure which will introduce him to the inefficient legal system in Mexico. Live through real life events of a simple conflict taken to the civil courts. Meet up close and personal the haughtiness, discrimination, and lobbying of the rich in Mexico, also known as the Bourgeoisie class.
The American Worldview Chronicle: Issue #3
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
This edition contains the following: (1) Some Mormons Less Cultic Than Others?, (2) Leftist Commemoration Undermines Resolve Against Terror, (3) Most Respect Needs To Be Earned, (4) Quips & Observations, (5) Headline Links
Woodsy On The Rampage: The Ecology Of Radical Environmentalism
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
In "Woodsy On The Rampage: The Ecology Of Radical Environmentalism", social theorist Frederick Meekins analyzes the dark underside of this pervasive ideology and how a number of the movement's most enthusiastic adherents would like to see nothing less than the destruction of the United States of America and even the extinction of the human species.
Une autre vision de la politique
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You set the price! Words: 2,200. Language: French. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
La représentation traditionnelle en « demi-camembert » des forces politiques ne rend que très imparfaitement compte de la réalité. Dans ce billet, nous proposons une représentation cellulaire tridimensionnelle de l'univers politique pour analyser les rapports de force. Dans cette optique, comment se présente la campagne électorale de 2012 ? Et après ?
Behind The Wheel: Memoir of a Bus Driver
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,650. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Behind the Wheel explores the world of an urban transit bus driver. If you ever wanted to know what happens on buses late at night, what type of characters ride, or perhaps some of the bizarre predicaments drivers get themselves into, this interesting memoir is for you. Be forewarned, this book is not politically correct.
2011 Defense Acquisitions: Assessments of Selected Weapon Programs by the GAO - Army, Navy, Air Force Weapons Systems including UAS, Missiles, Ships, F-35, Carriers, NPOESS, Osprey
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,610. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This is GAO’s ninth annual assessment of Department of Defense (DOD) weapon system acquisitions, an area that is on GAO’s high-risk list. The report is in response to the mandate in the joint explanatory statement to the DOD Appropriations Act, 2009. It includes observations on the performance of DOD’s 2010 portfolio of 98 major defense acquisition programs.
Politics 101: How To Win Your Political Seat
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,390. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Is there a local issue that has you hopping mad? Think you can do a better job than the people who represent you? Don’t just sit there - help fix the problem by running for office. Whether you’re seeking a political seat on your local school board, city council, commissioner’s board, as a state representative, state senator or a term as U.S. President -- running for office is a worthy endeavor.
New Media Handbook: For Local And State Election Campaigns
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
When it comes to new media, political candidates need to know all their options, in order to make the right decisions on how to use the internet and social networks for their election efforts. Understanding how social media works is essential, and the New Media Handbook therefore provides a general overview of the most important platforms and how to use them for campaign purposes.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to Debris Operations (IS-632.a) Public Assistance Grants, Debris Management Plans, Sites, Estimating Procedures, Recycling, Environmental Considerations
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) covers basic information about debris operations under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program. The goal for this course is to familiarize the student with general debris removal operations and identify critical debris operations issues.