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Why the United States Invaded Afghanistan
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Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This short essay describes the motives behind the invasion of Afghanistan
Murder in the Name of Allah
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Price: Free! Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Hardly a day passes on which an Islamic event does not make headlines. The president of a Muslim country is assassinated by the supporters of Muslim brotherhood; a European journalist is taken hostage by Islamic Jihad; a Pan-American aircraft is hijacked.
The First World War for Oil 1914-1918 : Similarities with the 2014 Oil Wars 100 Later
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Price: Free! Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This booklet explains why oil was the real cause of the First World War, and explains the economic and geopolitical interests behind all the major players of this war. Moreover it compares the first Great War for oil in 1914 with the oil wars of 2014 in Syria and Iraq one hundred years later.
Ukraine and Guns and Mistrust
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Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
Ukraine is following Yugoslavia and Syria. There are two essential priorities: Trust your neighbours Do not touch a gun. No doubt there are bad things which have happened in Ukraine, and some bad things are no doubt still happening. They will not be stopped by more bad things. The two most dangerous things are guns and mistrust.
The Maduro Papers
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Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Some observations about the Venezuelan President elected in April 2013.His victory is being questioned as I write but how did he behave during the days of Chavez? How might he behave now? I have used these questions as a sub-plot to a novel I wrote earlier this year entitled, "Swimming in Oil". These notes may spur you to read the book - I hope so.
Sensual Preciousness, Volume 1
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Price: Free! Words: 99,460. Language: English. Published: January 29, 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 can interact with each other. Concerned about the worldwide upheaval termed “globalization.” Offering an emotional and intellectual analysis accompanied by personal rituals and practices for experiencing one’s sensual preciousness.
The Energy War Between U.S.A. and Russia and the Threat for Israel's Survival
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Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This essay describes the energy war between U.S.A. and Russia, the geopolitical changes generated by this war, and the resulting threats for the survival of the state of Israel.
ISIS (ISIL) and World-wide Caliphate Agenda (Origin and Brief history of Caliphate, Moslem Terrorism and Islam)
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Price: Free! Words: 37,270. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This is the best book on subject of ISIS (ISIL), Caliphate and Islam. You will be an expert after reading this book This book offers a unique perspective of Caliphate and its history and Islam and ISIS and ISIL and worldwide caliphate agenda
Biochemistry Will Kill Us All
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Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
Scientists will soon know so much about biochemistry that it will be possible for any fairly smart college student with some fairly cheap equipment to create deadly new viruses. This will make it possible for terrorists to kill billions of people.
A Great Cloud of Witnesses: The Catholic Church's Experience in the Holy Land
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Price: Free! Words: 81,960. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
A compilation of the Catholic Church's experience in the Holy Land in its' own words. Assembled here for the first time in one place, is a series of official Church statements, documents, articles, and interviews collected from over a seventy year time span. It is the uncensored, authentic voice of the Church in the Holy Land and it continues to faithfully call out to us.
Zealous Blurbs and Proverbs
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Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Zealous Blurbs and Proverbs is a compilation of my tweets on the topics of writing, creativity, economics, politics, and spirituality. I was asked to produce this by my twitter followers in the wake of finishing my first novel. Feel free to follow me on twitter for more. @bruceburk
Improving Road Safety in Asia and the Pacific
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning
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A safe system approach to road safety offers a holistic view of road transport systems, and considers interactions between several elements. This ebook offers lessons for improving road safety and shares good road safety practices by drawing on various publications.
Binnen Zonder Bellen
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Price: Free! Words: 11,710. Language: Dutch. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Europees parlementslid Philip Claeys (Vlaams Belang) beschrijft hoe het feitelijke wegvallen van de binnengrenzen in de EU de immigratiestroom nog groter en oncontroleerbaarder heeft gemaakt. Het asiel- en immigratiebeleid van de EU is geen oplossing voor het probleem, het is een onderdeel van het probleem. Elk land moet dus opnieuw zelf kunnen bepalen wie het op zijn grondgebied toelaat.
Local Ballot Initiatives: How citizens can change laws with clipboards, conversations, and campaigns
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Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A booklet about how people use the ballot initiative process at the local level.
Shariah Relationship between Religion and Politics in Islam
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Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
A speech delivered by Hazrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad at Suriname on 3rd June 1991 in a meeting organized by Inter-Religious Consults in Suriname. The topic of speech, and questions answered are related to Shariah and Politics, the law of Shariah and imposition of Shariah law in any country.
47% Benghazi
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Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
"Whether they were al Qaeda affiliates, whether they were Libyan-based extremists or al Qaeda itself I think is one of the things we'll have to determine." That is an excerpt from Ambassador Rice's comments on the CBS show Face the Nation on Sept. 16. Many would and should take the words al Qaeda or al Qaeda affiliate to mean terrorist. How the media and the nation did not jump on this and give...
Factory farming and animal liberation: the New Zealand experience
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Price: Free! Words: 60,580. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture
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This book describes the shocking ways factory farmed animals are treated in New Zealand, the lengths industry and government will go to maintain the status quo, and effective ways to make a difference for animals as individuals and as a society. The issues raised about exploitation, political influence and effective activism can be applied to many situations worldwide.
Visions of the Desert: (Re)-Imagining the Nation in Postcolonial North African Film
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Price: Free! Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
a critical analysis of the ways in which the contemporary idea of 'nation' is imagined by way of cinematic text. Using the films of african film auteurs abderahmanne sissako and mahamat saleh haroun as primary examples, this text looks at how we can articulate our identities in a fragmented, globalised world.
Mujer, yo te cuido
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Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: Spanish. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Una poesía por la Dignidad de la Mujer. Mujer: sexo femenino de la especie animal Homo Sapiens Sapiens. Grupo amenazado y vilipendiado por su misma especie animal. Dicha discriminación se escuda principalmente en razones de tipo doctrino-religiosas que invaden en diferentes grados la vida de un Estado. ¡Basta!
Shan Hai Jing - A Book Covered With Blood: About Authors Of The Catalog Of Human Population
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Price: Free! Words: 20,700. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by HPA Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
For those interested in personal story of researchers of the Catalog of Human Souls (Catalog of human population), this book contains some information about their life & work. Currently it is impossible to find authentic information about A. Davydov & O. Skorbatyuk from other sources except from lab’s works, books published by HPA Press, & other information distributed by Human Population Academy.