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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.
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.”
Modern Shale Gas Development in the United States: A Primer - Geology, Regulations, Environmental Considerations, Hydraulic Fracturing, Protecting Groundwater, Pollution Threats, Impact to Land
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,310. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This authoritative publication provides a wealth of detailed information about shale gas production and hydraulic fracturing, including environmental risks and threats to groundwater from production processes.
The Queen's Diamond Jubilee, Sixty Years of Secrets and Scandals
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
this is a different slant on the usual Diamond Jubilee books,exposing the hidden secrets and unsavory scandals, that have occurred over the last sixty odd years, full of Royal gossip.
Freedom, Fascists, Fools, & Frauds: Bapton Books Position Papers and Other Critical Pieces, 2011 – 2014
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Series: Bapton Books Position Papers, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,890. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Bapton Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Free speech, free minds ... the assault is unremitting on these liberties. The partners in Bapton Books have a few words on that, and a Classical Liberal perspective on fighting back.
King - From the books of the Bible
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 69,050. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
subject of the King, based on thematic studies conducted by Fernando D’Amico and Jacques Wisman, is proposed in this book as a themed walk through the passages of Scripture from the Old and New Testament. The king embodies the temporal power, but gets his legitimacy by divine will and consent of the people.Two limits and at the same time two guides that illuminate the proper exercise of power.
Les 12 péchés capitaux
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You set the price! Words: 1,340. Language: French. Published: October 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Premier volet d'un bilan de la présidence Sarkozy, basé sur les « 12 propositions pour 2012 » de la Droite populaire. À lire « en creux » : tout ce que Sarkozy va promettre, c'est tout ce sur quoi il a échoué… ou tout ce qu'il est allé emprunter dans le programme du Front national pour essayer de se faire réélire.
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.
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.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Drill and Ceremonies Manual - Part Two, Parades, Funerals, Memorial Services, Customs and Courtesies, Mess Night Traditions
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,730. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series of U.S. military manuals, this U.S. Marine Corps manual covers drill and ceremonies.
Obama's Greatest First-Term Successes
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Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
President Barack Obama's most important successes are explored and discussed. This review of his major achievements explains why his historic first-term was one of the most significant of the modern era. Topics include President Obama's landmark healthcare reform, the killing of Osama bin Laden, the rescue of the American automobile industry and many more.
Wealth Creation and Wealth Destruction
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 119,350. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
‘Wealth Creation and Wealth Destruction’ is a book that re-examines economics from a wealth perspective as opposed to a solely monetary interpretation. The result is a theory that is both radical and familiar and not only encompasses many of the existing schools of thought but draws its own conclusions.
The Indonesian Army from Revolusi to Reformasi - Volume 3: Soeharto's Fall and the Reformasi Era
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 297,030. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Vol 3 covers the chaotic final days of General Soeharto's New Order regime, continuing turmoil under President's B.J. Habibie, Abdurrahman Wahid and Megawati Sukarnoputri – the violent separation of East Timor; civil war in Maluku; black operations in Papua; the bloody insurgency in Aceh; the advent of Islamic terrorism – and the election (and re-election) of President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.
Getting To Know the President: CIA Briefings of Presidential Candidates, 1952-1992 - Truman, Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, Bush, Clinton
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,690. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This CIA-sponsored book provides the first detailed account of the way in which Agency briefers have attempted, with varying success, to adapt briefings to the differing experience, priorities, and working patterns of successive presidents.
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.
Occupy Love: Heaven On Earth
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Can the human race create heaven on Earth? Occupy Love takes the reader on a profound journey of exploration through the Earthly and spiritual realms. For perhaps the first time there will be discovered a wide variety of viewpoints which will strongly suggest that the golden age of humanity is here. We know this evolutionary human condition as love. In the year 2013 mankind will become One.
State Building In Africa: A Comparative Study of South Africa and the Democratic Republic of the Congo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
With the impetus of industrialization and the eruption of global economies, the growing disparity between poor and wealthy nations has impelled political scientists to ask why some nations are caused to prosper and others doomed to fail. That is, to investigate what inherent or developed factors determine the political, economic, and social realities of the world.
"Ateş Hırsızı" Dergisi Seçkisi
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 35,660. Language: Turkish. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Ateş Hırsızı, anarşizmin Türkiye’deki yolculuğunda iki açıdan büyük önem taşır. İlk sayısının 1992 yılının aralık ayında, 10. ve son sayısının ise Nisan 1999’da yayınlanmasıyla, Ateş Hırsızı, kendisinden sonraki anarşist dergi geleneğinde, acısıyla tatlıyısla, belirleyici olmuştur.
The Essence of September 11th 2nd Edition
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 161,670. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This book doesn't advance a conspiracy theory concerning the events of 9/11. It is a critical exploration into an analysis of the ideas that underpin the U.S. government's 'official' position on 9/11 and an explanation of why that position is untenable. This book entails a detailed examination of the alleged 'causes' of the destruction of the Twin Towers, Building 7, and part of the Pentagon.
States Have Rights
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Price: $11.95 USD. Words: 25,350. Language: American English. Published: April 26, 2014 by Rosstrum Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Our founders, the drafters of the constitutions of our States and our Federal government, appreciated the sovereignty of the individual. They knew that “men of darkness” would always be with us and always tempt us to trade liberty for unattainable utopia. As Benjamin Franklin said, “They who would give up essential Liberty to purchase a little temporary Safety deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.”