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On achève bien les chevaux
You set the price! Words: 950. Language: French. Published: April 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Inique, injuste et immorale : telle est l'attitude du PDG de Thales qui « presse le citron » de ses employés en exigeant d'eux plus que les objectifs qui lui sont personnellement imposés. Conséquences sociales, économiques et politiques de ce comportement.
2012 Drug and Chemical Control Report by the State Department (Volume I of the International Narcotics Control Strategy Report - INCSR)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 204,100. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This State Department report, issued March 2012 and converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, provides the official government assessment of drug control efforts internationally.
21st Century Essential Guide to South and East China Sea Territorial Disputes Involving China and Japan - Senkaku (Diaoyu) Islands, Oil and Hydrocarbon Resources, East Asia and Pacific Disputes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 245,200. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This essential compilation of expert opinion from U.S. government reports and papers provides unique and up-to-date information about the ongoing territorial disputes over the South China Sea and East China Sea, including confrontations between China and Japan over the Senkaku (Diaoyu) Islands.
Iraq: Federal Research Study and Country Profile with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military, Saddam Hussein
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,130. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Iraq, politics and history, economic, social, military, and national security systems and institutions, written by the experts at the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. This Country Study and Country Profile is an exceptional review of Iraq and its history.
Air Force Strategy Study 2020-2030: Power Projection, Freedom of Action in Air, Space, and Cyberspace, Global Situational Awareness, Military Support for Civil Authorities
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The team analyzed four future world scenarios — a peer competitor, resurgent power, failed state, and jihadist insurgency — in relation to the nation's vital interests and the 12 Air Force core functions. The resulting analysis led to a synthesis of the core functions into five critical capabilities designed to meet the Air Force's strategic challenges in 2030.
Terrorists or Freedom Fighters?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Delves into the issues that have faced people in Northern Ireland and elsewhere during four decades of terrorist violence. Was Northern Ireland attacked by terrorists, or were they truly freedom fighters? In today's muddled thinking, multitudes around the world have been deliberately deceived about this critically important issue. The bibliography alone is worth the price of the book.
Run Wee Bunny- Fifty Shades of Poem
Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
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The first instalment of what will be Fifty socially and politically controversial poems.
A Futile Search
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Fiction » Literature » War
"I looked around but saw no sign of her there, except some neighbours mourning around the destroyed structures and the ambulance men carrying burnt bodies of several shapes"
Money, Power, and Control through Federal Budgets and Executive Departments
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Money, power, and control - does it get much better or more important? In this short e-book Catherine addresses those issues as they impact Executive Departments and Presidential Cabinets. She includes a list of the Executive Departments and their descriptions, a brief timeline, the Constitutional context, and a little more.
They Got the Gold Mine and We Got the Shaft
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
A must read for every political junkie. This easy informative explanation of what politics has to done to give us this economy, and why we have the 1% vs the 99% today. This book is well researched and connects all the dots between politics, money and our economy. This information will make it easy to win many political arguments.
El cetro y el bolsillo. Asia y Africa, los más escandalosos casos de gobernantes corruptos
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,280. Language: Spanish. Published: November 8, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Este libro trata sobre la corrupción y su estrecho vínculo con el poder de los hombres. Analiza el tejido de intereses con el que algunos países o sus corporaciones, se benefician de las atrocidades que simulan no ver. En estas páginas se retratan algunos mandatarios incluidos en la galería de tenebrosos: Sani Abacha, dictador nigeriano, Omar Bongo, Presidente de Gabon, Ferdinand Marcos y otros.
Les chênes qu'on abat
You set the price! Words: 970. Language: French. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Comme Philippe II d'Espagne fit abattre la forêt espagnole pour bâtir ses rêves de grandeur, quelles forêts abattent aujourd'hui nos dirigeants pour poursuivre leurs chimères ? Pourquoi la notion de prospective a-t-elle disparu du discours et de l'action politiques, lesquels ne sont plus tournés que vers le court terme ? Quelles conséquences pour le monde de demain ?
Occupy: Guide to the Perplexed.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The "Occupy" movement has taken the country by storm. They are here to stay and this essay deals with both some of their agenda, and how the State has reacted to them. It is a guide, for those who wish to learn more, as well as Occupiers who are facing agressive police response.
A Most Un-Islamic Islamic State
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,990. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Rituals & Practice
The Islamic State, the so-called caliphate straddling Syria and Iraq, is renowned for its barbarism and cruelty, yet claims that it conforms to the Laws of Islam in everything it does. Nothing could be further from the truth. This brief book explains in simple clear language the basics of Islam and how the Islamic State is breaking all the rules it pretends to hold dear.
The Norway Option - Re-joining the EEA as an Alternative to Membership of the European Union
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Many Eurosceptics look to Norway as a guide to how Britain would function outside the EU, but within the European Single Market. Europhilles decry it as an incomplete halfway house. But who is correct?
Saudi Arabia: Federal Research Study and Country Profile with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military - Riyadh, Wahhabi, Al Saud, Hajj
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 122,410. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Saudi Arabia - its politics and history, economic, social, military, and national security systems and institutions, written by the experts at the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. This Country Study and Country Profile is an exceptional review of Saudi Arabia, its history, and nearby states.
The Strategic Culture of the Islamic Republic of Iran - Operational and Policy Implications, A Nation of Martyrs, Soft Power, Propaganda, Warfare
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,240. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Defining what is the strategic culture of the Islamic Republic of Iran since 1979 is challenging. Its nature is often contradictory and paradoxical and its meaning elusive.
Lessons from Intervention in the 21st Century: Legality, Feasibility and Legitimacy
Series: Global Policy e-books, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,780. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Debates about military intervention, humanitarian or otherwise, typically involve three issues: the legality of intervention in relation to international law, the legitimacy of the intervention to the wider public and the feasibility of proposed interventions. Edited by David Held and Kyle McNally, this e-book brings together world-class academics and practitioners to comment on these issues.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Tactics in Counterinsurgency - Field Manual 3-24.2 - Tactical Considerations, COIN Operations, Historical Theories (Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 165,510. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this 2009 Army Field Manual establishes doctrine (fundamental principles) for tactical counterinsurgency (COIN) operations at the company, battalion, and brigade level.
Reid on Government Secrecy
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Government secrecy is likely one of the most controversial topics of our time. Often it is difficult to grasp the actual impacts of secrecy on our lives, but there is one book that does examine the impact over decades called Silent Heroes of the Cold War Declassified. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid wrote the foreward. This is that forward, painfully honest and sobering.