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Terrorism and the New Age of Irregular Warfare: Challenges and Opportunities - New Technologies, WMD Proliferation, American Military and National Security, Weapons, Nuclear Systems
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,210. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This Congressional hearing examined terrorism and the new age of irregular warfare, exploring issues such as the use of new technologies, WMD proliferation, the role of expensive weapons systems, nuclear weaponry, and the American military and national security.
The Long Slog: A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The White House
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,180. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Stump Connolly is at it again, careening down the campaign trail in pursuit of the candidates, the cash and the real stories behind Campaign ’08. A funny, inside look at politics from an established pro. “I don’t think anyone had more fun covering the campaign than Stump, or reading him than me. You laugh and learn at the same time.” – Bill Kurtis
Climate Change and Global Warming - National Global Change Research Plan 2012-2021: A Strategic Plan For The U.S. Global Change Research Program, Carbon Dioxide, Sea Levels, Ecosystems, Models
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,980. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
This important new report from the United States Global Change Research Program outlines plans for studying climate change, global warming, and other global changes over the next decade.
Capitalism: the Unfairest System?
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
A Comprehensive Analysis of a Failed Economic Philosophy. The truths and fictions about Capitalism in the twenty-first century are explored and analyzed in detail with wit and humor from an accomplished author and experienced businessman. This treatise examines the many failures and bogus promises that Capitalism makes and tells us why it isn't working, never has, and never will.
Domestic WMD Incident Management Legal Deskbook - Federal Response to Major Disaster, Medical, Liability, and Communications Issues, Federal Authorities, State Emergency Authorities
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The purpose of this Deskbook is to identify legal authorities available to Executive Branch Departments and Agencies responding to a WMD event involving terrorism or an accident.
Chechnya: A Complete Guide - Insurgent Groups, Terrorists, Chechen Rebels and Muslims, Islamist Movement, Russian Military Invasion and War, Russian Caucasus Conflicts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 617,250. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This is a comprehensive collection of government reports, documents, and publications about all aspects of Chechnya, with unique analysis and insights: conflicts with Russia and the invasion by the Russian military; Chechen rebels, insurgent groups, and terrorists.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to Residential Coastal Construction (IS-386) - Beach Nourishment and Replenishment, Flood and Wind, Codes and Siting, Wildfires, Tsunami and Hurricane
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: July 7, 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) will introduce you to basic information about residential coastal construction. This manual identifies best practices for improving the quality of construction and reducing the economic losses associated with coastal disasters.
Project on National Security Reform - Case Studies Working Group Report, Volume II - Biodefense, Unconventional Threats, Homeland Security, Financial Crisis, Terrorism, Iran-Contra, Nixon, Bush, Gore
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 260,240. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The studies featured in this case study volume span from the Eisenhower administration to the present day, offering diverse lessons and covering a range of issues from public diplomacy, to nonproliferation, to biodefense, to peacekeeping and alliance management, among others.
Stranglehold: Breaking the Death-Grip of Liberalism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,300. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Essay » Political
What every American should know about politics is found in this feisty analysis of American political and cultural morass. Equally feisty policy prescriptions are offered from a conservative perspective. If you vote, if you value American life, this book is a must-read.
The Blue Guitar
Price: Free! Words: 62,850. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
MIT Professor Emerita Lisa Peattie explores the art and politics of protest around the world.
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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 284,260. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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).
21st Century FEMA Study Course: The Professional in Emergency Management (IS-513) - FEMA Organization and History, Disaster Assistance, Mitigation, Exercises, USFA
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,520. Language: English. Published: July 19, 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 extensive information on emergency management.
Noise: No Oil Imports from Semitic Exporters
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 78,080. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Finally, there is a book on how to fix the USA's economics and foreign policy. NOISE is a must read wake up call for what the USA and the world needs now. We put you next to the President, world leaders and practical solutions that will actually work. Jihadists and Iran offer a choice, WAR. Our leaders need the courage to fix what they won't even admit to. It's time for the USA to take the reigns.
A Flowershop in Baghdad
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 142,510. Language: American English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A vivid, powerful description of the United States Air Force's efforts to build a credible Iraqi Air Force during 2007-2008. Major Mike Banzet describes his year on the ground advising the Iraqi Air Force through compelling vignettes and societal observations that take the reader on a emotional roller coaster. Kirkus reviews states that "...Banzet's wit is a WMD itself". A deeply touching read.
The Role of US Nuclear Weapons in the Post-Cold War Era - Tactical and Strategic Nuclear Warheads, WMD Deterrence, START Agreements and Treaties, Force Levels, Delivery Systems, Disarmament Proposals
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,600. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Contents: Chapter 1 - Historical Overview of US Nuclear Policy * Chapter 2 - US Nuclear Policy after the Cold War * Chapter 3 - Current Thinking on the Future Role of Nuclear Weapons * Chapter 4 - The Threat—Weapons of Mass Destruction * Chapter 5 - US Nuclear Forces for the Post-Cold War Era * Chapter 6 - Conclusions and Recommendations
FEMA Document Series: Dam Safety in the United States - A Progress Report on the National Dam Safety Program - FEMA P–759
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,290. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) document is a report submitted to Congress outlining progress in the National Dam Safety Program. Dams are a vital part of our Nation’s infrastructure, providing economic, environmental, and social benefits, including hydroelectric power, river navigation, water supply, wildlife habitat, waste management, flood control, and recreation.
FBI Report: The FBI - A Centennial History, 1908-2008, From Gangsters to Terrorism, J. Edgar Hoover, Mississippi Burning, Kennedy and King Assassinations, James Earl Ray, Atom Bomb Spies, Cold War
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,830. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Here is a comprehensive history of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. On July 26, 2008, the FBI celebrated its 100th anniversary as a crime fighting and national security agency dedicated to protecting America and the international community from a world of dangers.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Counterintelligence Field Manual - FM 34-60 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,700. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Counterintelligence Field Manual (FM 34-60) provides guidance to commanders, counterintelligence (CI) agents, and analysts.
2011 Fukushima Daiichi TEPCO Nuclear Power Plant Accident: Comprehensive Coverage of Historic Core Melt after the Great East Japan Earthquake, Radiation Releases, Stabilization Roadmap, U.S. Impact
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 399,890. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Comprehensive coverage of the crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station - ten chapters and over 1,000 pages cover every aspect of the accident beginning on March 11, 2011 following the Great East Japan Earthquake. This thorough compilation of official information provides an authoritative running narrative of the event as it happened, plus important and little-known background data.
Will The GOP Steal America's 2012 Election?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,560. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Will the Republicans steal the 2012 election, as they did in 2000 and 2004? Bob Fitrakis & Harvey Wasserman lay out the likelihood in full detail.