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The Adaptive Politics Manifesto
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Price: Free! Words: 14,800. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
If a political ideal or program is implemented maladaptively, it may end up harming its own aims. Consequently, ensuring adaptiveness in this aspect, and ensuring that there are no unjust outcomes during periods of adaptations, becomes very important. This manifesto will address just how we can achieve these objectives.
Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) and Joseph Kony: American Efforts to Counter the LRA in Central Africa, Uganda, Central African Republic (CAR), Congo, and South Sudan
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 284,260. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This essential compilation of government and military reports and papers, totaling over 700 pages, provides analysis and background data on the LRA and related issues includes extensive background information on Uganda, the Central African Republic (CAR), South Sudan, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa).
China in 2030 - Discord or "Harmonious Society"? Military Modernization, Influence of Culture, Demographics, New Boxers, Middle Kingdom Economic Development
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This vital report from the Department of Defense's Center for Strategy and Technology presents a critical examination of the future of the People's Republic of China as it might exist in the year 2030.
L'umanisfera. Utopia anarchica
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Price: $5.51 USD. Words: 48,830. Language: Italian. Published: April 15, 2014 by Edizioni Immanenza. Category: 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 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.
Outlaw Visions
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Price: Free! Words: 125,410. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Outlaw Visions wends through monastic hallways, trial courtrooms, prison cells, onto campuses to engage young activists. I shouted “Peace! Peace!” and heard “Criminal!” We descend into prison’s hellish darkness where I existed as a subhuman. You are invited to transform you own subhumanness through ritual practices envisioning yourself as an "Earthfolk" peacefully at home on the Living Earth.
Understanding The Roots Of Fascism
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,860. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This work is an in depth study of the sources of fascism both within the individual, and society at large. It includes a socio-psychological analysis of the development of fascism, and also a historical overview of specific representations of fascism.
Nuclear Matters Handbook, Expanded Edition: Guide to American Nuclear Weapons, History, Testing, Safety and Security, Plans, Delivery Systems, Physics and Bomb Designs, Effects, Accident Response
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,030. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Nuclear
Newly expanded and revised for this 2011 professionally-formatted ebook edition, this is an authoritative guide to American nuclear weapons providing a comprehensive description of all facets of the history and current status of the nuclear arsenal, plus background data on bomb design and weapons effects.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Ranger Unit Operations - FM 7-85 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,270. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Ranger Unit Operations Field Manual (FM 7-85) covers the operations of US Army Ranger units. This FM has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
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.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Hybrid Threat (TC 7-100) - Enemy Combatants, Terrorists, Paramilitary, Mercenary, WMD, Mao and Guerrilla Warfare, Hezbollah, Vietcong
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,260. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
A hybrid threat is the diverse and dynamic combination of regular forces, irregular forces, and/or criminal elements all unified to achieve mutually benefiting effects.
Good Fortune Island: A Chronicle of the Disaster at Japan's Fukushima Nuclear Power Station - plus The Essential Guide to Nuclear Power Plants and Nuclear Safety Issues
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Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 505,220. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This combination ebook provides comprehensive coverage of the crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station plus our essential guide to nuclear power plants and nuclear energy. Eleven chapters and over 1,300 pages cover every aspect of the accident from the moment it began on March 11, 2011 following the Great East Japan Earthquake.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Planning for Public Works (IS-554) - including National Incident Management System (NIMS) Approach
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 71,490. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) explains how public works prepares and plans for emergencies.
FEMA Document Series: Federal Guidelines for Dam Safety: Emergency Action Planning for Dam Owners
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) document describes federal guidelines for dam safety. There are many types of emergency events that could affect dams. Whenever people live in areas that could be flooded as a result of failure of or operation at a dam, there is a potential for loss of life and damage to property.
Les 12 péchés capitaux (2e partie)
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You set the price! Words: 1,240. Language: French. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Deuxième 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.
The Karma of Mao: The Incompatibility of Socialism and Marxism with Buddhist Principles
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Price: $3.19 USD. Words: 25,280. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
The Karma of Mao is a devastating critique of socialism and Marxism through the eyes of a longtime Buddhist, and award-winning author. Karl Marx and the Buddha each came up with very different solutions for the world's ills. In theory, Marxism, and/or socialism seem to be equitable systems of government, but in the end, karma runs all over the Marxist dogma.
Jeffersonian Oppression: How the third president foreshadowed and shaped modern U.S. imperialism
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
'Jeffersonian Oppression, How the Third President Forshadowed and Shaped Modern U.S. Imperialism' relates recent controversies surrounding the third president to larger historic qualities of the United States.
Elitist Political Concepts
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Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014 by Human Population Academy & HPA Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
In the era of globalization, management of the modernization process of a country presents itself to any elite as a problem of management of most important values, social, intellectual, psychological, and informational resources. Dynamics of development of scientific discoveries point in the favor of that in the near future it will be possible to connect the theory of information with genetics.
The Art Of Black Love
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Price: $12.42 USD. Words: 16,560. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The Art Of Black Love is a wake up call to Black African Americans. It exposes the people and strategies used to help maintain them at the top of negative statistics and at the bottom of positive outcomes. We lack good leadership at every level. They have us hooked like junkies on religion, drugs, fear, excuses, self hatred and entitlements.
U.S. Proliferation Policy and the Campaign Against Transnational Terror: Linking the U.S. Non-Proliferation Regime to Homeland Security Efforts - NBC, Nuclear Weapons, WMD, Iran, North Korea
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,220. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The non-proliferation treaty regime the international community has utilized for over half a century is insufficient to combat emerging global threats, specifically, WMD terrorism. The current landscape of transnational terrorism requires a major shift in U.S. nonproliferation policies if the current regime is going to address WMD threats.