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Travellers in Taiwan (旅人在臺灣 ) Reflections of Formosa ( 映像福爾摩莎)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: July 15, 2014 by Warrior Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
外國人眼中的台灣到底是什麼樣子? 他們到底在台灣停留多久? 他們在台灣做些什麼? 台灣人友善聰明嗎? 台灣應該是中國的一部分嗎? 你的疑惑好奇,都可以在這本書得到解答! 一起來探索那些「白色猴子們」在福爾摩莎做些什麼吧! What do foreigners think of Taiwan? How long do they stay? What do they do? Are Taiwanese friendly & smart? Should Taiwan join China? These questions and curiosities are answered in this study of Taiwan. Find out what these strange "white monkeys" get up to in this Formosa….
Korruption Grund till alla hot mot Demokratin
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: Swedish. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Vill vi uppnå en förändring då måste vi också ändra på någonting. Att titta bort gör inte att sanningen försvinner och snart drabbar den även dig. Du är nämligen en del av detta stora samhällsmaskineri, vare sig vi vill det eller inte. Att Våga Vägra Blunda är en nödvändig omstart.
Espionage Agency Mossad and Eichmann Drama
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Price: Free! Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This first book in the series, ‘modern espionage’ dwells upon the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad (short for “Ha Mossad le Modi”, meaning institute for intelligence and special operations), its objectives and activities with a detailed account of Eichmann’s capture from Argentina by Mossad agents for trial in Israel
Hard Choices by Hillary Rodham Clinton….Summarized
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Series: Boiled Down, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,710. Language: American English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This is a summary of Hard Choices by Hillary Rodham Clinton which went on sale June 2014.
The Cluster Copulation of America's War On Drugs (And How to Get Peace In Our Time)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,830. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
America's drug policy in general is screwed up, or copulated, or f....you know. But simply legalizing marijuana isn't a magic cure all, either. "Cluster Copulation" is a lively and easy to read e-book about how we got here as well as where to go next. It goes into how culture, chemistry and historical timing have played a greater role than reason and common sense in determining where we are now.
Axioms for Organizers: Trailblazer for Social Justice
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Fred Ross Sr.’s AXIOMS FOR ORGANIZERS is a gem--a concise, bilingual treasure trove of tips for social justice advocates. It provides a stirring portrait of Ross, one of the 20th century’s most influential grassroots organizers, and spells out his guiding principles! A must read for students, teachers and community, labor, immigrant and human rights organizers committed to social justice.
Social Progress Visions
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You set the price! Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
My content is inspired by social progress agents like Nelson Mandela and visionaries who can imagine ideal futures, like Utopian writers and other social science fiction writers. I hope it will provide people with inspiration and encouragement to obtain their own vision of their ideal future for themselves and their social systems.
A Terrorist Converts: How I Learned to Love the NSA
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Series: A Terrorist Converts, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Five times a day, retired terrorist Shazam al-War bin al-Gorithm prays to Washington and begs forgiveness. But no answer ever comes. When Special Forces try--and fail--to rescue his wife, Shazam saves the life of a wounded NSA analyst. But is this “analyst” what he seems? Or is he actually an archangel sent down from Washington--with glad tidings of great joy--in answer to Shazam's prayers?
What Happened to America? From Karl Marx to the Radical Socialism of President Obama... His Dreams, Politics and Performance in Office
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,730. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This is an economist-turn-businessman's view of what happened to America in his lifetime.
Give Me Two Days
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Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
While history and time still work to fully comprehend and evaluate Operation Iraqi Freedom, it is certain that the impact of this war goes beyond battlefields and budget allocations. It has personally touched an entire generation. For every soldier that deployed to Iraq, there is a story. This is one. It profiles and Iraqi businessman, an Army supply officer, and a quest for gravel.
Blinkered
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Chronic disease, Antibiotics resistance and Lyme disease- This essay argues that three major threats to human health are rooted in a state of complacency in modern medicine, as valuable knowledge is routinely repressed. Is our medical system too convenient to change? Blinkered suggests a set of proposals and opportunities relevant to every stakeholder of the healthcare ecosystem.
The Quotable Dissenting Heretic: Profound Statements of Human Dignity and Revolution
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Some people stood up for themselves, and some people weren't allowed to stand at all, but all had a voice. Some were political, some were philosophical, but all were thought-provoking.
Luther Standing Bear: Assimilation
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
This article explores one of the great Indians of our time who successfully used the skills he learned at Carlisle to fight for the Indian way of life. His actions and arguments were ultimately responsible for the Indian New Deal and had a very heavy influence on the United States in the early 1900s.
Everything You Need to Know About Climate Change (2014)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
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Cutting through the BS, an examination of the science and politics behind climate change. For anyone unconvinced (or desiring to convince others) this is the best starting point for learning about this important global issue.
Blogmania 2
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Price: Free! Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In his second installment of blogs novelist R.D. Byron Smith continues the wit, humor and intellectual rigor of the Blogmania Series. While he doesn’t neglect his core competence of commentary on the whacky world of law, “There Go Da Judge” being a perfect for instance, he also offers up a funny delivery room scene in a personal blog, “A Father’s Story.”
POTUS 2016: Redirecting The Empire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This is a policy paper that will revive the empire of the United States.
The War in Ukraine: The Invisible Step Toward The Beginning of World War 3
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Digital Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
YOU ARE ABOUT TO LEARN THE TRUTH - NOTHING ELSE! What you hear in the news about Ukraine is just the tip of the iceberg. There's something BIGGER going on behind the scenes, where Ukraine is just the "invisible step" toward a new World Crisis and World War!
Ideas on the Essentials - Redefining our Needs in a Modern World
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,970. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Ideas on the Essentials provides social commentary for today, but based on age-old philosophical traditions of Plato, Hobbes, Locke, Mill and Rousseau. Any reader with an interest in how the world works, and how to continue improving our systems will find Ideas on the Essentials an indispensable read. This book is a short and accessible commentary on issues that should matter to everyone
A 21st Century American Crisis
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A call to arms for all American citizens to get active and to rescue our Republic from its dangerous drift away from our founding principles of small, limited government; individual liberties; personal responsibilities. "The blows we struck in 2010 were a worthy start, but they were only a start. The progress we added in 2012 has been inadequate to our cause. But we are not finished."
Our New Tomorrow: A Conversation About Europe
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Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Our New Tomorrow is a written supplement to Paul Okel's series of talks, A Conversation About Europe, intended to respond to the results of the 2014 European Parliament elections. Far from being an end point, the 2014 elections mark the beginning of a critically important moment in the construction of the European Union.