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Pretending Democracy
Price: $40.00 USD. Words: 160,160. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Can a state be both democratic and ethnically self-defined? Pretending democracy: Israel, an ethnocratic state unpacks this issue by using Israel as a case study. Based on papers presented at AMEC’s 2010 conference themed ‘Locating ethnic states in a cosmopolitan world: The case of Israel’, the book interrogates concepts such as ‘cosmopolitanism’, ‘nationalism’, ‘ethnocracy’ and ‘citizenship’.
2012 Essential Guide to Greece: Authoritative Coverage of Eurozone Crisis and Greek Economic Problems, Overview of All Aspects of the Nation and its People
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,660. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This guide to the nation of Greece includes comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis from the U.S. government, with information from the State Department and Central Intelligence Agency contributing to the up-to-date coverage.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Foot Marches FM 21-18 - Including Foot Care Information (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,320. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Foot Marches Field Manual (FM 21-18) covers the movement of troops and equipment mainly by foot with limited support by vehicles. They are characterized by combat readiness, ease of control, adaptability to terrain, slow rate of movement, and increased personnel fatigue.
Stay Away From My Stuff
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,400. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013 by The Trashy Novel Corp. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
America is the only true Democracy left in the world thus far functioning without the over powering intrusion of Socialism, Marxism, Fascism and/or Communism. In interviewing many American citizens for the writing of this book, I have found that most people feel threatened by the current administration. They are angry and insulted by the lack of respect for them and their Constitutional rights.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Managing the Private Spies: The Use of Commercial Augmentation for Intelligence Operations - Pinkerton to Abu Ghraib
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,290. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. Topics and subjects include: private military companies, Executive Outcomes (EO), Sandline International, military professional resources, Pinkerton, and more.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Enhancing Combat Survivability of Existing Unmanned Aircraft Systems - Components, Warning Systems, Jammers, Decoys, Shortcomings (UAVs, Remotely Piloted Aircraft)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Combat survivability is the capability of UAS to avoid or withstand a man-made hostile environment. This report explored how to enhance the combat survivability of existing UAS. Potential survivability enhancement options: changes in tactics, improving the situation awareness of the operator, equipping with the capability to counter an incoming threat, improving payload performance, and more.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS 100) for Schools (IS-100.SCa)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,290. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) for schools.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Army Deployment and Redeployment Field Manual - FM 100-17, FMI 3-35 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,690. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Army Deployment and Redeployment Field Manual (FM 100-17, FMI 3-35) to provide overarching guidance for Army deployment and redeployment operations in support of the National Military Strategy.
African Igloos and Public Service Heroes
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A practical guide for how to achieve fairness and effectiveness in UK public services
FBI Report: Today's FBI Facts & Figures 2010-2011 - Fidelity, Bravery, Integrity - Violent Crime, Public Corruption, Cyber, Counterintelligence, Counterterrorism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,830. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Throughout its more than 100-year history, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has protected the American people from threats to our way of life. As some of our greatest threats—gangsters, public corruption, hate crimes, cyberattacks, white-collar fraud, and terrorism—have evolved, the FBI has changed to meet them head-on.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Special Operations - 2012 Army Doctrine Reference Publication No. 3-05, Fires, Targeting, Intelligence, Sustainment (Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,500. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Doctrine Reference Publication (ADRP) 3-05, Special Operations, provides a broad understanding of Army special operations by describing how executing the two mutually supporting critical capabilities of special warfare and surgical strike contribute to unified land operations.
There Shall Be An Independent Scotland: British And Scottish Nationalism After The 2014 #Indyref
Price: Free! Words: 27,570. Language: British English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
Scottish independence is one of the most significant political debates that has taken place within the UK nation's three hundred year history. One thing is clear: there shall be an independent Scotland, one day. In this collection of papers, Nye uses contemporary and historical examples to explore Scottish-British relations and particularly the values given to both British and Scottish nationalism
Risks and Rewards: The Controversy About Shale Gas Production and Hydraulic Fracturing, Ground Water Pollution, Toxic and Carcinogenic Chemical Dangers, Marcellus Shale, Hydrofrac and Fracking
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 203,930. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
This comprehensive guide provides authoritative information about the risks posed by shale gas production and hydraulic fracturing. Toxic and carcinogenic chemicals used by companies producing shale gas may pose a threat to ground water supplies. Extensive coverage of all aspects of the controversy includes Congressional reports and Energy Department documents.
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
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: 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.
Beyond the Horizon: The Key to Broadcasting for Development
Price: $13.60 USD. Words: 17,230. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A wise African once said that broadcasting is magic because it can take a man up a hill higher than any he can see on the horizon and let him look beyond. In trying to find a relevant communication approach to broadcasting for development, this book illustrates the constraints and opportunities broadcasting systems have whilst trying to improve life for the people it is trying to serve.
Civic Sermons: Ideas for a Different Culture
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 29,090. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015 by Austin Brothers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / General
Political observations from the front lines that demonstrate the power of local issues in the national debate.
The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,270. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Only half of the people vote and half of that bunch do not have a clue as to what they are doing. The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant, is a snarky look at the stupidity and ignorance found amongst the voting citizenry, the politicians they elect, and the professionals who report on their folly.
2012 Money Laundering and Financial Crimes Report by the State Department (Volume II of the International Narcotics Control Strategy Report - INCSR)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,210. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
This State Department report, issued March 2012 and converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, provides the official government assessment of international efforts to control money laundering and financial crimes.
Preventing Violent Extremism in the United States: White House Plan for Empowering Local Partners, al-Qaeda, Radicalization and Terrorist Recruitment
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,200. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Two White House reports describe the strategy to prevent violent extremism. Sadly, the threat of violent extremism in America is nothing new. Throughout our history, misguided groups - including international and domestic terrorist organizations, neo-Nazis and anti-Semitic hate groups - have engaged in horrific violence to kill our citizens and threaten our way of life.
Municipal Waste
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,960. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Bullets fly—a city councilman is dead—and when Kurt Lvov stops hiding, he curses his new camera gig. But that’s showbiz, and since the Queen Latifah show got canned he’ll shoot anything for a buck, even shadowing the arrogant mayor of New York City.