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We're Crazy!, a Memoir About U.S. Values
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,590. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
This is a guidebook for our children and grandchildren, to make sure they understand the mess the seniors are leaving them! They inherit the confusion of a struggle of values. So this is a low-tuition course on "What's Important?", from the curriculum of The School of Hard Knocks, from one senior citizen who wants us all to keep thinking about our own values.
Essential Guide to China's Tiananmen Square Massacre 1989 - Overview and History, Accounts of Survivors and Dissidents, Anniversary Hearings, Current Chinese Human Rights Abuses
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 269,720. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
This unique ebook provides a comprehensive overview of the June 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre in China on the occasion of the 25th anniversary, featuring histories, accounts of survivors and Chinese dissidents, hearings held by the U.S. Congress and the Congressional - Executive Commission on China (CECC), and stories of current Chinese human rights abuses.
The Indonesian Army from Revolusi to Reformasi - Volume 2: Soeharto and the New Order
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 273,590. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Vol 2 covers the assassination of army leaders, the communist massacre, General Soeharto's rise to power and consolidation of the New Order regime, the East Timor occupation, separatist insurgencies in Aceh and Papua, Soeharto's turn toward Islam and cynical efforts to preserve power during the late-1990s – setting the stage for the May 1998 riots and Soeharto's resignation – the subject of Vol 3.
What a Load of Crap; You Got Mail
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,680. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
"What a Load of Crap; You got Mail" is comprised of e-mails sent to New York City Daily News writers in response to their columns. "Crap" is an essay on the important social issues in America.
2011 Complete Guide to Ivory Coast (Cote d'Ivoire): Civil War and Crisis, Laurent Gbagbo, New Force Rebels, Ouattara, Yamoussoukro, Abidjan, History, Government, Politics - Authoritative Coverage
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,230. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This massive compilation provides a complete picture of the Ivory Coast as it confronts the renewed civil war and protest crisis of 2011. Over 400 pages of up-to-date information with professional analysis: rule of Laurent Gbagbo, human rights, economics, military and national security, history, more. Extensive histories put the current situation into perspective.
2011 Nuclear Power Plant Sourcebook: Plutonium Radioisotope, Radiation Health Effects and Toxicological Profile, Medical Impact, Fukushima Accident Radioactive Release
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 102,490. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Plutonium, a radioisotope with significant health implications that can be generated by nuclear power plant accidents and meltdowns, is fully covered in this authoritative, 300 page collection of official documents with details about the health and medical impacts of this dangerous radioactive element.
Texas Drifter Volume 1: Stand Heel and Toe
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 148,550. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Non-fiction political writing exercises
Wealth Creation and Wealth Destruction
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 119,350. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
‘Wealth Creation and Wealth Destruction’ is a book that re-examines economics from a wealth perspective as opposed to a solely monetary interpretation. The result is a theory that is both radical and familiar and not only encompasses many of the existing schools of thought but draws its own conclusions.
Restoring Earth, Community, and Soul: Creating the Social, Economic, and Religious Transformations Required by Global Warming
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 178,520. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Restoring Earth, Community, and Soul is a comprehensive, interdisciplinary analysis of global warming. The book summarizes climate change in all its dimensions: causes, consequences, and solutions. It demonstrates that in all of these dimensions, two very different ways of thinking frame our understanding across all disciplines, including, most notably, science, economics, politics, and religion.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Drill and Ceremonies Manual - Part Two, Parades, Funerals, Memorial Services, Customs and Courtesies, Mess Night Traditions
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,730. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series of U.S. military manuals, this U.S. Marine Corps manual covers drill and ceremonies.
Nuclear Crisis 2011: The Major Accident at the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant - Reactor Training Manual, Complete Chronicle of Events and Radiation Releases from the TEPCO Japanese Power Station
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Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 466,190. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This combination ebook provides comprehensive coverage of the crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station along with our reproduction of the BWR nuclear power plant reactor training manual from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission with comprehensive technical data on reactor systems, components, and operation.
The Compassionate Rebel Revolution: Ordinary People Changing the World
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 178,660. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
In this compassionate rebel sequel, we look at how millions of individual citizen actions have become a massive social change movement that offers every person a chance to make a difference in the world. We feature 65 everyday heroes who have turned adversity into triumph, compassion into commitment and anger into activism, and whose acts of caring and courage are transforming society.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: The Manual for Military Commissions (MMC) - Prosecution of Alien Unlawful Enemy Combatants, Rules of Evidence, Crimes (Value-added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 150,550. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate e-book format reproduction, the Manual for Military Commissions contains important Defense Department rules for the prosecution of alien unlawful enemy combatants, rules of evidence, crimes, and more. As a bonus, there is a second document with comprehensive coverage of IEDs (Improvised Explosive Devices).
2012 People's Republic of China: Military and Security Developments Annual Report to Congress, People's Liberation Army (PLA), Space, Cyber Capabilities, Earlier Reports to 2006
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 143,490. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This important DOD report from May 2012 provides extensive details on the status of the Chinese military. In addition to the new 2012 report, this unique ebook compilation includes six other DOD annual reports for the years 2006 through 2011.
21st Century FEMA Emergency Manager: An Orientation to the Position Study Course (IS-1) - Basic Emergency Management, Preparedness, Mitigation, EOC, Emergency Plans
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,020. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides an introduction to Comprehensive Emergency Management (CEM) and the Integrated emergency Management System (IEMS), discussing the principles of emergency management and the role of the emergency manager.
In Defense of Syria: The Speeches of President Bashar al-Assad
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 185,790. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
This collection of 32 full-text speeches and interviews of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad provides a valuable insight into his thought processes on the direction for the country and his hopes and aspirations for the Syrian people.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: The Intelligence Archipelago - The Community's Struggle to Reform in the Globalized Era, History of Intelligence Reform, Investigations and Reports
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 139,800. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. Topics and subjects include: Authoritative history of intelligence reform, investigations, and reports; the 9/11 commission, Hart-Rudman National Security Act, Cold War, and more.
2011 Domestic Operational Law Handbook for Judge Advocates - WMD, CBRNE, Civil Disturbance, National Incident Management System (NIMS), Posse Comitatus, Special Events, Rules for Use of Forces
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 156,280. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Domestic Operational Law (DOPLAW) Handbook for Judge Advocates is a product of the Center for Law and Military Operations (CLAMO).
Country Reports on Terrorism 2011 - State Sponsors of Terrorism, CBRN Terrorism (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear), Terrorist Organizations, Al-Qa'ida (AQ) - Issued July 2012
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,050. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This vital report, issued July 2012 and converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, provides the official government assessment of worldwide terrorism threats.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Medical Aspects Of Biological Warfare - Anthrax, Ricin, Smallpox, Viral Fevers, Plague, Biosafety, Biosecurity (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 338,100. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
From the much-referenced and highly acclaimed Textbooks of Military Medicine series, the Medical Aspects Of Biological Warfare (2007 Version) textbook reflects the critical threat posed by biological warfare and terrorism in a post 9-11 world. It addresses the weaponization of biological agents.