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A Comprehensive Approach to Improving U.S. Security Force Assistance (SFA) Efforts - DoD Programs to Train, Advise, and Assist Foreign Partners' Security Establishments
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This Letort Paper analyzes the topic of Security Force Assistance (SFA) and provides some specific recommendations designed to improve U.S. performance. SFA may be a new term, but the activities themselves are familiar ones related to how the Department of Defense (DoD) works to train, advise, and assist foreign partners' security establishments to accomplish common objectives.
Whine Tasting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,500. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
This is a collection of the writings of Tom Thurlow, conservative columnist, attorney and blog-master at the website Napa Whine Country. Written in an informal and conversational style, the subjects covered include politics, movie and event reviews, “strong opinions on trivial subjects,” and various unrelated humorous columns.
United States and Unconventional Warfare - Al Qaeda's Exploitation of American Weakness, Iran and Proxy Terrorism, Hizbollah, China's Holistic Asymmetric Warfare Plan, Future Adversaries
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,680. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Given the success of terrorist organizations against the United States since 1983 it is prudent to ask if nations will pursue unconventional engagements with the United States.
Burning Bridges of the Delicate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Burning Bridges is a call to action, or at least I would hope so. It's poetry that isn't for the faint and/or delicate. It's poetry about our current state, our emotions and maybe a bit of anger? It's what you make of it.
Pooling Our Resources to Foster Black Progress: An Entrepreneurship and Impact Investing Framework
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,550. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
This book provides a framework for pooling resources on a large, national scale to address problems, particularly in underserved communities, through an impact investment fund. The “EXCEL-TRANSFORM Fund” will be a vehicle for galvanizing large numbers of people to pool funds to provide needed capital to entrepreneurs, businesses and nonprofits that can have transformational impact in communities.
Thou Art My Son. Part One B. Call To Arms.
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Price: $1.61 USD. Words: 35,660. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This is the revealing of the Seventh Angel that is commanded by Jesus Christ in Heaven for your reading if you expect to survive the entrapment created by Satan to destroy your freedom of the Christian Church. I must read for the survival and salvation of the Church. Satan wants you kidnapped and murdered by invasion! The time is short and you only have months before the great unveiling of Christ.
The Government Took My Property! A Comparison of Acquisition Law in Australia and the United States
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,770. Language: Australian English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning
Most people don't think much about acquisitions or "takings" of private property by the government--until they receive a letter that their land is about to be taken! This complex subject is made easy to understand in this volume. The author uses zany humor and bizarre examples to describe the history of acquisitions in Australia and the USA, and how they have come to be what they are today.
Second Lincoln? Essays on Obama and the Post-Racial Society
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,880. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
Not only has President Obama shown himself to be Lincolnesque in emancipating nearly 5 million undocumented migrants, he has redeemed himself, having come into office on the shoulders of blacks, minorities, the anti-war, and the economically disenfranchised. But only partly: here, in the voice of one writer, is a history of the dreams of those who supported him, and what more he could do.
Black unconsciousness
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 9,340. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A Book about black South Africans living in post apartheid South Africa
A construção do mito Mário Palmério
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Price: Free! Words: 85,880. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » South American
O livro “A construção do mito Mário Palmério” (Ed. Unesp, 2012) conta a história da ascensão profissional, social e política do escritor mineiro Mário Palmério na década de 1940. Empreendedor em uma cidade interiorana e tradicionalista, o jovem professor aprendeu a utilizar os mais diversos símbolos para encenar um papel social relevante e se tornar um dos personagens mais prestigiados da região.
What Price Liberty?
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Price: $1.45 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
With every temporary politician with a ‘pen and a phone’ your liberties are shrinking. Don’t believe it? Read on!
Avoiding Praetorian Societies: Focusing U.S. Strategy on Political Development - Arab Spring, Polyarchy, Closed Hegemonies, Kleptocracy, Social Capital, Political Stability Model
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,370. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The initial limited campaigns of Afghanistan and Iraq became the largest American stability and reconstruction campaigns since World War II, and led directly to the resurgence of counterinsurgency (COIN), stability and reconstruction operations as key facets of American strategy.
Prophecy or Coincidence
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Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 46,890. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
On 9/11 our nation was attacked in an event of a lifetime. In December of 1988 on the eve of the Pan-Am Flight that blew up over Lockerbie, Scotland, I had a strange dream that I was unable to interpret until September 12, 2001. My personal story will runs chills up your spine but will make you believe that there is a force that is more powerful than man that is in control of our destinations.
James Madison American Prophet
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Price: Free! Words: 38,740. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Rather amazingly, James Madison foresaw many of the problems we face in America today. He foresaw our modern obsession with individual rights, the dangers of judicial activism, the problems of a war presidency, and the economic difficulties that can bring a nation to ruin. Most importantly, as America's preeminent political visionary, he also saw how these problems can be solved.
Just Give Me Liberty
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This ebook will deal with many current issues that the citizens of America face.
Is The United Nations A Desirable Enforcer Of Interntional Order ?
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Price: Free! Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This essay questions whether the United Nations has the capacity to take objective, independent action to maintain international order. It concludes the UN’s capacity to enforce collective security on an objective basis will always be curtailed by the Security Council's permanent member's interests, its lack of a monopoly on the use of collective force and its inability to take decisive action.
The Millennium Book--Module 3: Political Challenges in the twenty-first century
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 12,650. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Since history began, humans have sought to govern their collective behavior by organizing themselves into what we now call governments. Whether loose tribal councils and chieftains, or today's United Nations, these socio-political creations have been a part of virtually every collection of people for countless thousands of years. Here we explore political thought and reality in the new century
Connection Lost
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,430. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The purpose of connection lost is to focus on things in society that attribute to or leads to the destruction of our human connections to each other.
Danny Boy Stories and Commentary
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,450. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A look into the mind of an Indiana Tea Party leader and author, and some events of the 40’s and 50’s he remembers. Plus, some of his political commentary in the second half of this publication. The unedited ramblings, bits and pieces, are things remembered, through the eyes of a child growing up and as a young adult.
History and Future of Two Parties
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,960. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by The Little French eBooks. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
THE HISTORY OF LATIN AMERICAN in the last half century is a "drama in three acts". Act one: Dictatorships overthrow the armed left in the military field. Act two: Democracy is back and the end of the soviet communism coincides with a decade of "free market economies" (the '90). Act three: Former guerrilla take power in almost all the countries.