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Warblog: Armchair Generals of the War on Terror
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,900. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The "warbloggers" who emerged after the September 11 attacks believed that the War on Terror and the invasion of Iraq could trigger a humanistic and democratic reformation of the Islamic world. They were wrong, but not alone. Their optimism reflected an old and powerful Western fantasy: That liberal democracy is natural, inevitable, and appealing to all people everywhere.
The Final Discrimination
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Price: Free! Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Our civilised societies have abolished discrimination - right? WRONG! Read how we can remove the final discrimination.
21st Century Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) Papers - U.S. Military Forces and Police Assistance in Stability Operations: The Least-Worst Option to Fill the U.S. Capacity Gap
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,000. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The author rightly observes that establishing an effective local police force is critical to successful stability operations. An effective police force is a key component to security sector reform, justice sector reform, and the successful transition to the host nation's security force.
Veteran Homelessness: Department of Veterans Affairs Homeless Assessment Report to Congress
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This report is the result of ongoing collaboration between HUD and the VA to understand the extent and nature of homelessness among veterans in the United States. The information presented in this report is intended to inform public policymakers, local practitioners and the general public about veteran homelessness.
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.
Dittatura e rivoluzione
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,950. Language: Italian. Published: October 9, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Socialismo, comunismo e anarchia nel percorso rivoluzionario europeo.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS 100) for Healthcare/Hospitals (IS-100.HCb) - National Incident Management System (NIMS)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,380. Language: English. Published: June 21, 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), 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.
Medicine and Healthcare in War and Conflict
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A compilation of seven essays on the challenges of providing healthcare in regions of war and conflict: This book by a doctor and humanitarian worker discusses some of the challenges of practicing medicine in areas affected by war and instability. The content includes essays on disease epidemics, effects on women, infant mortality, radioactive ammunition, and landmines.
The Rule of Nobody: Saving America from Dead Laws and Broken Government by Philip K. Howard... In 20 Minutes
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Series: Boiled Down, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Government / Federal
This is a summary of The Rule of Nobody: Saving America from Dead Laws and Broken Government by Philip K. Howard summarized by J.J. Holt
Fighting the Kelmarsh Wind Farm
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The story of how a small village community with the help for their Member of Parliament took on the commercial giants behind a controversial wind farm application.
Transnational Organized Crime, Terrorism, and Criminalized States in Latin America - An Emerging Tier-One National Security Priority, Drug Trafficking, FARC, Hugo Chavez, Transnistria, FMLN, Liberia
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,960. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
This monograph synthesizes research on such criminalized states in Latin America. It documents how, through the growing alliance with Iran and other external actors, these governments have developed a clearly articulated view hostile to the United States.
Love Letters to the Home Office
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Price: $6.70 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The 2012 Family Immigration Law breaches our human rights under Article 8 of the European Union Convention on Human Rights. In the face of this violation, extraordinary people in the UK and across the globe are doing everything they can to keep their love alive across borders, mountains and oceans. They show a belief in love that demonstrates what it is to be human. Here are some of their stories.
Killing America: What Poisoned A Noble Experiment
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,850. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
In 1776 America started with such promise, today it remains the place to immigrate to; but Americans are seemingly dissatisfied with their government. Is it because the character of the US has changed? What caused the change. A brief review of history reveal that the country's fortunes began to change after the 16th amendment overturned the one thing that made America different.
Tschi Lai - Erhebet Euch!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,330. Language: German. Published: October 31, 2013 by Edition Katzenschwanz. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Erlebnisse eines Arztes in China und Burma 1939–45 (Neuauflage der Originalausgabe aus dem Jahr 1947). Von 1939 bis zum Kriegsende 1945 versah der Wiener Arzt Walter Freudmann im chinesisch-japanischen Krieg Dienst für Chinas Rotes Kreuz bei der chinesischen Regierungsarmee. Nach seiner Rückkehr verfasste er über seine Erlebnisse in China und Burma diesen Bericht.
Covert Street Warrior Social Unrest Handbook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,380. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The social unrest handbook we all need. Could you protect yourself and your loved ones? Can you survival a flash riot? It is always best to be ready and not need it than to need it and not be ready. Are you ready? Tactical – Physical – Mental - Psychological
The Tory Jackboot
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: British English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
An account from street level of the author's struggle, over a 50-year period, to correlate political theory with the realities of everyday life and of his belief that a Conservative government will always divide the nation.
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.
McCune's Manchester Volume 1 - 2008
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Adam McCune's "McCune's Manchester" column appeared in the New Hampshire Union Leader from April 2008 to July of 2012. This volume covers all columns published in 2008.
Marxist Developmentalism in North Korea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
This book defines Marxism, Marxist Developmentalism, and Juche in North Korea. Why was Marxism used and why did it evolve into Marxism-Juche ideology? What were the benefits and drawbacks?
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.