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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: $2.99 USD. 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.
The Reagan Enigma: 1964-1980
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 76,500. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014 by Figueroa Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
In a revealing new book, Reagan insider and former adviser, Thomas Reed gives us the definitive treatise on Reagan's mind. Reed, who managed and worked closely with Reagan during the complex leader's politically formative years, reveals untold tales that bring new clarity to understanding Reagan. The Reagan Enigma takes students of politics one step closer to understanding the emergence of a great
Domestic WMD Incident Management Legal Deskbook - Federal Response to Major Disaster, Medical, Liability, and Communications Issues, Federal Authorities, State Emergency Authorities
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The purpose of this Deskbook is to identify legal authorities available to Executive Branch Departments and Agencies responding to a WMD event involving terrorism or an accident.
Mia Love: The Rise, Stumble and Resurgence of the Next GOP Star
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,390. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Utah’s Mia Love made history by becoming the first black Republican woman elected to Congress. As a small-town mayor, she snagged a prime-time slot at the 2012 GOP Convention, appeared on Sunday political talk shows and campaigned for GOP nominee Mitt Romney at his request. Her bid for a House seat then failed, by a tiny margin, but she triumphed in 2014 and is expected to be a rising star.
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
The Chain of Environmental Command: How a Club of Billionaires and Their Foundations Control the Environmental Movement and Obama's EPA: Anti-Fracking, Global Warming and Climate Change
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 78,520. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
This report from the minority staff of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works examines, in the words of the Republican staff, how "a club of billionaires and their foundations control the environmental movement and the EPA."
Kill Zone: A Sniper Looks at Dealey Plaza
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Kill Zone: A Sniper Looks at Dealey Plaza is the result of a seven year investigation into the Kennedy assassination by veteran police officer and former US Marine sniper and SWAT sniper Craig Roberts. It explores the event, the conspiracy of the planners, and traces the power behind the plot to levels higher than was ever imagined. Non-Fiction.
Sicily, A Captive Land
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,250. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Part political critique, part travelogue, Sicily, a captive land will evoke compassion for ordinary Sicilians and outrage at the havoc long wreaked in their lives.
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.
The Organizational Weapon
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 141,290. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
The classic study of the methods, propaganda, and institutions which create infiltration and eventually coopt organizations from within. The study applies its theory to communist techniques but its analysis and insights have, over the years, become useful in perceiving and combating such methods in jihadist and terrorist organizations. The 2014 edition adds a foreword by Martin Krygier of UNSW.
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.
A Terrorist Converts: Why I'm Voting for Hillary Clinton
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Series: A Terrorist Converts, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Will retired terrorist Shazam al-War bin al-Gorithm adapt to his new life in America? After a lengthy baptism, the CIA give Shazam his harp and wings and admit him through those pearly gates to the Holy City Itself: Washington DC. But when he gets picked up for sleeping on a park bench, Shazam must learn to put aside his Waki ways, and embrace Hillary Clinton as his own personal savior.
ISIS: The New Power
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Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
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This e book is an attempt to understand ISIS and the Islamic Movements.