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2012 Money Laundering and Financial Crimes Report by the State Department (Volume II of the International Narcotics Control Strategy Report - INCSR)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,210. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This State Department report, issued March 2012 and converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, provides the official government assessment of international efforts to control money laundering and financial crimes.
Turkey; a short history of the near future?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A two-page paper aimed at the well-informed everyman attempting to explain what, and how, Turkey's foreign policy objectives could be in the near future
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.
NATO, Kosovo and Crisis Management
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 141,020. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
This study examines how NATO’s post-Cold War transformation was tested by the Kosovo Crisis of 1998-99, and concludes that while consensus-based decision making remains the cornerstone of NATO’s political unity, it is also its Achilles’ heel because it impedes effective, efficient action in response to crises, and prevents NATO from modifying its fundamental internal decision making processes.
Hitler's Youth - An Analysis of Mein Kampf
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Series: An Analysis of Mein Kampf, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
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A critical analysis of Mien Kampf, the doctrine of the NAZI regime in wartime Germany.
17 Vorurteile, die wir Deutschen gegen Amerika und die Amerikaner haben und die so nicht ganz stimmen können
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Series: Subway Line, no. 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,870. Language: German. Published: July 25, 2012 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
In this witty philosophical polemic, Misha Waiman uncovers the paradoxes and absurdities underlying Germans’ love-hate relationship with the US and its culture.
Our Place in the Twenty First Century
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Price: Free! Words: 77,800. Language: British English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This book is about our very survival. It is a reflective look at the type of people we have become and about where we are going. In short this book is about you, an individual human being and how you fit into the bigger picture of life.
Outshine - an Indian blogger's perspective
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 78,110. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
This e Book is a collection of my selected blog posts .Few of my assorted blog posts have been classified under various categories to enable the reader to access the desired posts easily. I have been blogging since 2008 .These English blog posts of mine were published from May 2008 to Dec 2013.My blog post covers a wide spectrum of topics and is essentially an Indian perspective.
How Did Barack Obama Become Our President?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,080. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
This book will open your eyes to see that the time we are living in is not normal. You may know by now that nothing is guaranteed. I was inspired to write this book after following the United State election in 2008 that Barack Obama won. As I watched the 9/11 attack followed by the housing crises, the recession and the debt ceiling. I realized that we are in serious trouble. This world that we are
The Flim Flam Republic
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,960. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
'The Flim Flam Republic' holds the Australian nation under a bare bulb and asks some serious questions about who we are and where we're headed as a people. What has made us great in the past may be slipping away and there's nobody at the barricades. It tells a few home truths and explodes a few myths in an honest ground level view of ourselves as we enter the 21st Century.
Become a Dictator - A Short and Snappy Guide
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Series: A Short and Snappy Guide, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
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Have you ever thought of becoming a dictator of some country and terrorizing its people for a few decades? Then look no further. Everything you wanted to know about how to become a dictator, but were too embarrassed to ask is available right here in this concise guide. It contains the most comprehensive specifications for every aspiring dictator.
Political Incompetence: What's Wrong With Our System and How To Fix It
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,420. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Our political system is in trouble. Myths and opinions often override facts, data, and analysis. One of our problems is political incompetence in both the electorate and officials. The book identifies critical political competence skills, such as political mythbusting, and shows how they can be used to better understand critical policy and campaign issues.
The Bicycle Reader: Number 1 | Summer 2012
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 21,010. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
A new collection of quality writing about cycling. In this issue are ten articles written at various moments over the past 130 years, from the very earliest days of the bicycle right up to today. Some are lighthearted, some demand deeper engagement. All are great reads.
Black Male
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,690. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
White paper on the problems with victimless crimes including substance abuse and the attempts at resolution since 1957
African Expectations: Musings from Where I Stand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,070. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
African Expectations is a collection of essays about how political, economic, and socio-cultural issues retard Africa’s development and how the most important factor for this failure is the lack of good leadership. The book offers tentative solutions to some of the most pressing issues of our times based on the author’s worldview and life experiences.
The Pathology of Leadership: A Sufi's Perspective
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,450. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The desire for leadership is a pathological disorder that is engendered in others by those who already have succumbed to the malady. Leadership is a delusional belief system in which a human being maintains that he or she should be given (or usurp) the authority to organize and control the lives of other human beings. This book explores different aspects of the pathological character of 'leader.
The Candy Store Generation: How the Baby Boomers are Screwing Up America
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,850. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
A look at the political performance of the Baby Boomers. How have they done running Congress? How have they done in the presidency? How have they done in charge of corporate America? How bad has it become under their leadership in all parts of our nation? What can we expect in the next decade of their leadership? Who will resucue us from their awful performance?
Globalization, Poverty, and International Development
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012 by PovertyCure. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
One subject that never fails to spark debate is globalization. The phrase is used in every possible context, and yet its origins, nature and implications - especially for developing countries - are often misunderstood.
International Aid and Integral Human Development
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,930. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012 by PovertyCure. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Christians in wealthy nations have an obligation to assist those who struggle to subsist in developing economies. The critical question remains: How is this duty best discharged? Conventionally, church leaders have often recommended government-to-government aid transfers as a major strategy to promote development in poor nations.
Global Warming : Is it Real?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
There is much discussion today concerning global warming, is it real or just another one of the many crisis that the main stream media bestows upon us?