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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
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Medical Aspects of Chemical Warfare - Nerve Agents, Incapacitating Agents, Riot Control, Toxins, Defense, Decontamination (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 388,370. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Medical Aspects of Chemical Warfare is a comprehensive source of the information on chemical agents, including chemical detectors and protection equipment, diagnosis, decontamination, countermeasures and therapy, and response planning, as well as the history of chemical warfare and casualty management.
The Quotable Dissenting Heretic: Profound Statements of Human Dignity and Revolution
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Some people stood up for themselves, and some people weren't allowed to stand at all, but all had a voice. Some were political, some were philosophical, but all were thought-provoking.
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).
Losing the War: The Carnage and Despair of Mexico in 2010
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,550. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Written by a former police officer turned security consultant, Walter McKay's first-hand account of the bloody drug war that intensified to fever pitch in 2010 chronicles the media coverage throughout the year with a monthly tally of victims caught in the line of fire. 'Losing the War: The Carnage and Despair of Mexico in 2010'.
Le duumvirat
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You set the price! Words: 1,000. Language: French. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Les élus locaux du Parti socialiste ont-ils intérêt à ce qu'un des leurs accède à la présidence ? Pourquoi sont-ils incapables de « penser autrement » face aux crises actuelles ? Qui est le gagnant de la confrontation Verts/PS ? Pourquoi les Français sont-ils résignés ? Que peut-on attendre au soir du 22 avril 2012 ?
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.
Forced Reckoning — The Detailed Truth About How Mitt Romney’s Business Skeletons Became Barack Obama’s Winning Strategy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,560. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Forced Reckoning delves into politcs, labor issues, family struggles, and wealth inequity. The resounding message proved throughout the book is: You can achieve great things through commitment, change and a drive to do better things with your life. He details his link to Mitt Romney and how he became involved in Obama's re-election campaign.
Tips for Effective Communication with Legislators
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
A quick reference guide for an individual or an organization on how to be most effective in communicating with elected officials.
Watergate and President Richard Nixon: Transcript of Nixon's Grand Jury Testimony in June 1975 plus Historic Watergate Document Reproductions from the Break-in to Impeachment
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,370. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Unsealed by the U.S. Government in November 2011, the complete transcript of President Richard Nixon's long-secret grand jury testimony on June 23, 1975 is presented in ebook form, converted for accurate flowing-text reproduction. In addition, a comprehensive collection of historic Watergate documents is reproduced as part two of this ebook.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Multiservice Procedures for Survival, Evasion, and Recovery - FM 21-76-1 - Camouflage, Concealment, Navigation (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,960. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Survival, Evasion, and Recovery Army field manual (FM 21-76-1) is designed to provide armed service members quick-reference survival, evasion, and recovery information. Some of the topics covered include navigation, radio communications and signaling, recovery, personal protection, and water.
Travellers in Taiwan: Reflections of Formosa
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Warrior Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
What do "foreigners" think of Taiwan ? How long do they stay ? What do they do ? Are Taiwanese really friendly & smart ? Should Taiwan be part of China ? These questions and curiosities are answered in this study, the first of its kind in Taiwan. An amusing but sociological insight into Taiwan.
New Frontier Culture: Inside the Mind of John F. Kennedy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
New Frontier Culture is a biographical essay on the ideas, policy theories and career of John F. Kennedy. It shows the origins of Kennedy's ideas and examines how he adapted them to the political exigencies he faced during his tenure as president. New Frontier Culture is both an historical analysis and a remembrance. Readers may appreciate it both for the memory it evokes and for its insights.
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.
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 ?
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources (CIKR) Support Annex (IS-821) - National Infrastructure Protection Plan (NIPP), National Response Framework (NRF)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,220. Language: English. Published: July 16, 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) provides an introduction to the Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources (CIKR) Support Annex to the NRF.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Support Function #9 Search and Rescue (IS-809) - Search and Rescue (SAR), Urban (US+R), Coast Guard, Structural Collapse
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: July 16, 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) provides an introduction to Emergency Support Function (ESF) #9 Search and Rescue.
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.
2011 Complete Guide to Syria: President Bashar al-Assad and Ongoing Uprising, Military and Terrorism, Hamas and Hezbollah, Baath Party, Sanctions and Trade, Damascus - Authoritative Information
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 195,110. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This massive compilation provides a complete picture of Syria with over 600 pages of up-to-date information, featuring coverage of the ongoing uprising and the crackdown against the protesters; the current President, Bashar al-Assad, and the long rule of his father; the government, military, human and religious rights, terrorism and U.S. sanctions, and much more.
Institute of Human Rights and Democratic Studies Primary Research
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This book is a collection of work of Dr. Robert L Silva II M.A APD CBST. His living in Northern California with his non profit. It is about the sad reality of cover war and terrorism. The new terrorism is in the house and pocket book. It reveals truths of contemporary American life. It is a social research book documenting the work of the Institute of Human Rights and Democratic Studies.