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21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Planning - Marine Corps Doctrinal Publication (MCDP) 5 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,630. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Part of our value-added professional format series of U.S. military manuals, this U.S. Marine Corps manual covers military planning.
Israel's Legal Case: A Guidebook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,060. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This volume outlines how Israel's actions are firmly rooted in international law. Recognized experts discuss "occupation," "apartheid," and "colonialism," as well as the legal status of Israeli settlements, the West Bank security fence, and Israel's borders.
Fiat Money and Economic Globalization
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Series: Government, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: American English. Published: July 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Because developed states cannot balance their budgets against the natural forces of economic globalization, central banks are left printing more money to keep states alive. In effect, the role of fiat money is the creative downsizing or destruction of developed states and the transfer of power and wealth to the newly emerging undeveloped states.
A Just Cause
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,610. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When a seemingly ordinary and underestimated family man discovers evidence of potentially massive mismanagement and fraud on the part of the US defense contractor he works for, his desire to help the company, his need to protect his newly healing family, and newfound sobriety wind up in a 17-year corporate assault on everything he holds dear for knowing too much and refusing to deny the truth.
#NätKärlek Del 3 av 4 i serien Twitterstorm
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Series: Twitterstorm, Book 3. Price: $49.99 USD. Words: 225,820. Language: Swedish. Published: October 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Del 3 i serien Twitterstorm är #NätKärlek som uppstod som en motaktion och reaktion till #näthatet som redan hade pågått ett bra tag, och som nu hade totalt exploderat till sin absoluta yttersta gräns, och som var så smått på väg att falla tillbaka för att sedermera plana ut i sin aktivitetskurva. Jämför man nu innehållet i boken #NätHat mot #NätKärlek kan man se hur diskussionen svänger.
Freedom Tax
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014 by Amanda McLain-Young. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The Freedom Tax simplifies our tax system, reduces focus on divisive topics such as rich versus poor, and puts the attention on allowing people to live their lives without hidden and obtrusive taxes at every turn. Imagine a world where you do not have any taxes withheld from your paycheck. Necessities to live, like groceries and property, are no longer taxed. It can happen. You just need a plan.
Common Sense Reflections of an American Redneck
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
Common Sense Reflections of an American Redneck is a collection of common sense articles, essays and observations accumulated over the last ten years about any and everything I wanted or needed to write about.
China Versus the US - The Challenge to the World Trading System
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Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
China versus the US is a challenging article that argues that China, because of its belief in Mercantalism, has already begun a trade war not only against the US, but against the entire World Trading System. And China is winning! It is thought provoking and demands action.
Bosnia and Herzegovina in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Society, Military, Religion, Serbs and Croats, Sarajevo, Tuzla, Zenica, Mostar
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,680. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
These two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The Art of Politics & Campaigning - How Sun Tzu Can Advance Your Political Aspirations
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 23,040. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This book was written to help you win a campaign - that is, the person who can build the greatest coalition of supporters, - wins. It might be for any kind of elective office, or a position that requires the collection of public support. If you are the candidate or active in supporting a candidate, study this material.
Hostile Environment: Lethal Projectiles Fomented by Media Stereotypes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,260. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
What if a youthful Bill Gates had a Trayvon Martin moment? Media have a way of labeling everyone, neatly and cruelly compartmentalizing all into boxes of convenience. Because of myriad plots from thousands of movies produced since the advent of the motion picture, the mind is programmed to typecast everyone in a millisecond.
CDR: Liberty and Equality
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Liberty and equality are the matter and anti-matter of life, society and government. Liberty means freedom. Equality means restrictions. Absolute freedom is lawlessness. Think riots, looting, chaos, victory celebrations, hurricanes, complete societal breakdown – you know, pandemonium, human sacrifice, dogs and cats living together, mass hysteria, etc. Absolute equality is prison. Think Alcatraz.
Disaster Response: Staff Officer's Handbook with Observations, Insights, and Lessons - Comprehensive Information on Military Response to Natural Disasters, Emergency Management, Terrorism
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,470. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This is a uniquely valuable, informative, and up-to-date guide to military emergency management response, covering all aspects of defense support to civilians in times of crisis.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Military History Operations Field Manual - FM 1-20 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,500. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Military History Operations Field Manual (FM 1-20) is applicable to all Army military history offices, military history units, and military history operations of major tactical and support commands generally at corps level and below.
Sensual Preciousness, Volume 2
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Price: Free! Words: 156,560. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
"Sensual Preciousness" introduces the Earthfolk vision and practices of intimacy. A fundamentally distinct way of understanding what it means to be human, and how humans as individuals and communities can interact. Offering a vision about the transformation termed "globalization.” Offering an analysis accompanied by personal rituals and practices for experiencing one’s sensual preciousness.
The 10% Solution: Simplifying The Tax Code In The New Economy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,900. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
A short history of taxation, a treatise on suggested alternatives to tax reform, and a modest proposal by the author which would eliminate the need for the tax code altogether. This book was written in response to President Barack Obama's call for suggestions from the public for tax reform, and is based on the author's experience with the complex issues of taxation and its financial impacts.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Support Function #12 Energy (IS-812) - DOE Emergency Operations Center, National Energy Technology Center (NETL)
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,510. 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) #12 Energy.
Deepwater Horizon Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: Report on the Causes of the April 20, 2010 Macondo Well Blowout
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,180. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This long-awaited report, issued on September 14 2011 by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement of the Department of Interior, provides authoritative, official findings on the investigation into the causes of the Macondo well blowout on the mobile offshore drilling unit Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20, 2010.
The Role of Small States in the Post-Cold War Era: The Case of Belarus - President Alexander Lukashenko, Putin, Medvedev, Iranian Relationship, Gas Blackmail, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,480. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Belarus officially became an ally of Russia and formed a "union" state. Still, since 2006, Minsk's relationship with Moscow became extremely acrimonious, when Moscow abruptly increased the price of oil/gas delivered to Minsk. Minsk engaged in conflict with Moscow—a conflict that has been mixed with a peculiar detente and new tensions.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Domestic Support Operations Field Manual - FM 100-19 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,900. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Domestic Support Operations Field Manual (FM 100-19) provides the capstone doctrine for US Army and US Marine Corps domestic support operations. It also provides general information to civilian authorities at federal, state, and local levels involved in planning for and conducting such operations.