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America in Decline
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
America has been on a long spiral of decline for many years,not only financially, but morally, militarily and spiritual as well there are many reason for this, all of which can be traced back to one group of people, who are they?
Barack Haiku Obama: Political Haikus 2008-2012
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The four years from the Obama-McCain Election to the Obama-Romney Election were an incredible period in US political history. First African-American President; explosion and crash of the Tea Party; Sarah Palin's father of her first grandchild appearing in Playgirl; the almost first Latter Day Saint President; ObamaCare and the birth of the Occupy Movement - it's all covered here in haiku form!
Pride, Progress, and Prospects: The Marine Corps' Efforts to Increase the Presence of African-American Officers (1970-1995) - NASA Astronaut Charles Bolden, President Truman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,280. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
In today's Marine Corps, African-Americans constitute almost 10 percent of the officer corps. The fact that this was not always the case deserves explanation, as do the Marine Corps' efforts to remedy this deficiency.
Chinese Military: Federal Strategic Perspective Reports - Military Transparency, PLA's Role in Elite Politics, Out of Area Naval Operations, China's Quest for Advanced Military Aviation Technologies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,290. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Four reports from the National Defense University's Institute for National Strategic Studies examine crucial issues involving the Chinese military: assessing Chinese military transparency; civil-military relations in China and the PLA's role in elite politics; China's out of area naval operations; and China's quest for advanced military aviation technologies (buy, build or steal).
Agricultural Bioterrorism: A Federal Strategy to Meet the Threat - USDA, Agroterrorism, Bioterror History, Superweeds, Superbugs, Emerging Threat to Food Security, Biowarfare
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,510. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The United States ignores the potential for agricultural bioterrorism at its peril. The relative ease of a catastrophic bio-weapons attack against the American food and agriculture infrastructure, and the devastating economic and social consequences of such an act, demand that the Nation pursue an aggressive, focused, coordinated, and stand-alone national strategy.
El control de la corrupción en el Mercosur
Price: Free! Words: 29,970. Language: Spanish. Published: January 9, 2013 by Digitalgraf. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Este libro recoge y presenta a los lectores los discursos y las ponencias que se expusieron en el seminario internacional denominado «Primer Encuentro de Órganos Superiores de Control de la Corrupción en el MERCOSUR», organizado por la Junta de Transparencia y Ética Pública (JUTEP) con apoyo financiero del Banco Mundial (BM), que se llevó a cabo en Montevideo el 27 de abril de 2012.
Climate Myths: The Campaign Against Climate Science
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
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Climate Myths is both a primer on climate change and a definitive rebuttal of climate science denial. It puts the campaign against climate science in historical, political, and economic context and juxtaposes the claims of climate change deniers with the facts about climate change as revealed by authoritative climate science.
Deception, Disinformation, and Strategic Communications: How One Interagency Group Made a Major Difference - Cold War, COINTELPRO, CHAOS, Reagan, Soviet Active Measures, KGB, Gorbachev
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,800. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This study explains how one part-time interagency committee established in the 1980s to counter Soviet disinformation effectively accomplished its mission. Interagency committees are commonly criticized as ineffective, but the Active Measures Working Group is a notable exception.
The Threat from Iran: Reassessing the Implications of a Nuclear-Armed Iran and the Iranian Puzzle Piece - Understanding Iran in the Global Context
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,960. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Can the United States live with a nuclear-armed Iran? Despite strong policy preferences to the contrary, Washington may have little choice. Evidence suggests, and most scholars agree, that Iran is working toward self-sufficiency in a complete nuclear fuel cycle that would enable it to produce nuclear weapons.
Orienting Our Sights on the Future: Opportunities and Challenges of the Arab Revolts
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,180. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The uprisings and ensuing political changes taking place throughout the Middle East and North Africa are reshaping the political and social landscape of the region.
Libya's Nuclear Disarmament: Lessons and Implications for Nuclear Proliferation
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,970. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Recent events in Libya have already had a significant effect on the region and beyond, and perhaps one of the most compelling results has been the potential impact on regional powers for the future course of nuclear proliferation.
Tuyên Ngôn Độc Lập và Hiến Pháp Việt Nam
You set the price! Words: 82,480. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
Tổng hợp các bản tuyên ngôn độc lập và hiến pháp của Việt Nam qua các thời kỳ 1. Nam Quốc Sơn Hà 2. Bình Ngô Đại Cáo 3. Tuyên Ngôn Độc Lập của Việt Nam Dân Chủ Cộng Hòa Các bản hiến pháp của: Việt Nam Dân Chủ Cộng Hòa Việt Nam Cộng Hòa Cộng Hòa Xã Hội Chủ Nghĩa Việt Nam
The Strategic Culture of the Islamic Republic of Iran - Operational and Policy Implications, A Nation of Martyrs, Soft Power, Propaganda, Warfare
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,240. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Defining what is the strategic culture of the Islamic Republic of Iran since 1979 is challenging. Its nature is often contradictory and paradoxical and its meaning elusive.
Strategy & Soul: A Campaigner's Tale of Fighting Billionaires, Corrupt Officials, and Philadelphia Casinos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 170,250. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » History » North America
The movement was outspent by hundreds of millions of dollars, up against powerful elected officials, private investigators, and the state supreme court. This David versus Goliath story gives unparalled access to the behind-the-scenes of campaigns, making the nuances of strategy come to life. Written by an experienced and unusually self-reflective direct action organizer.
Maten a Fidel!. La apasionante trama de los atentados contra el lider cubano
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,450. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Este libro traza un breve pero apasionante panorama de este medio siglo de tentativas de asesinato contra Fidel Castro, gobernante cubano, en total mas de 600.
Go Home!. Intervenciones de la CIA y los marines en America Latina
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,030. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
En estas páginas se traza un recorrido por la política expansionista de los Estados Unidos en America latina, y desnuda una línea de pensamiento y acción que ya lleva siglos.
Prometheus Astray
Price: Free! Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Last year espionage cost the United States more than $250 billion and a staggering $1.2 trillion over the last decade. It's not hard to envision why the United States is a prime target of espionage when one considers that the United States spent more money in the year 2012 on research and development than all of the other G-7 countries combined.
Government and Governance
Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A book needed in our times: commentary on the proper role of government and governance that respects the dignity of man.
One: Love Changes Everything
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 175,760. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
One: Love Changes Everything is a compilation of five books by Jerry Alatalo. These titles are Occupy Love, Heaven On Earth, A New World, Unconditional Love For Humanity and Love 2013. The reader is invited to share a journey of exploration into the inner worlds where we find the answers to life's big questions. You may come to grasp that the kingdom of heaven is inside, and outside, all of us.
Solitary: The History and Current Reality of Torture as a Means of Social Control Within Prisons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,130. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
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Why is solitary confinement, known to cause a mental state akin to psychosis, widely used in contemporary prisons? Solitary's powerful psychological effects make it a unique tool for exerting social control. This history argues that CIA "brainwashing" research of the 1950s may have influenced the design of isolation units in American prisons today.