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21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Opposing Force OPFOR Worldwide Equipment Guide (WEG) Part 1 - Ground Systems - Infantry Weapons, including Russian, Chinese, U.S., German, Marksman, Sniper Rifles
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This illustrated Worldwide Equipment Guide (WEG) describes the spectrum of worldwide systems and system trends in the Contemporary Operational Environment (COE), serving as an authoritative "encyclopedia" of weapons around the world.
Next Europe - How the EU can survive in a world of tectonic shifts
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,940. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014 by Fosfor. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The EU is in deep trouble. As the eurozone crisis keeps raging on, the European dream lies shattered on the ground. Euroscepticism and nationalism are on the rise, tens of millions are unemployed, Great Britain is heading for the exit door, while Russia flexes its muscles and the Middle East burns.
A History of the Women Marines, 1946-1977 - Legislation, Korean War, Pepper Board, Snell Committee, Recruit and Officer Training, Uniforms, Promotions, Marriage, Motherhood, Husbands
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 155,990. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This informative illustrated history of women in the U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) covers the period from 1946-1977.
Civilization's Drying Cradle: Water Politics in the Tigris-Euphrates River Basin - Water Supplies and Conflicts, Desalination, Dams, Hydroelectric Plants, Drought Impacting Turkey, Syria, Iraq
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
This paper details the nature of water shortages in the Tigris and Euphrates basin, discusses relationships between upstream-downstream riparian states, analyzes whether international water laws are sufficiently developed to influence Turkey, Syria, and Iraq toward a long-term solution, and explains the importance of a U.S. role.
Department of Homeland Security Tribal Resource Guide - DHS Resources for Tribal Nations, Federal Agencies and Departments for Safety and Security
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,700. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
DHS's Office of Intergovernmental Affairs developed this guide to highlight some of the DHS resources available to Tribal Nations to keep our nations safe and secure.
Travellers in Taiwan: Reflections of Formosa
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Warrior Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
What do "foreigners" think of Taiwan ? How long do they stay ? What do they do ? Are Taiwanese really friendly & smart ? Should Taiwan be part of China ? These questions and curiosities are answered in this study, the first of its kind in Taiwan. An amusing but sociological insight into Taiwan.
Bosnia and Herzegovina in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Society, Military, Religion, Serbs and Croats, Sarajevo, Tuzla, Zenica, Mostar
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,680. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
These two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Sour Milk and Stolen Honey
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,340. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One woman's fight to save her husband, held hostage by Israel's brutal family laws. She races against time to save a man as he disintegrates into PTSD. Her journey takes her even to the UN. A gripping read told in real time which gives an insight into the civil and human rights injustices inside Israel itself where a narcissist can be allowed to destroy a life using the corrupt domestic laws.
Change the World 5 Ideas on How to Create a Great Society in Canada or Anywhere 1
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 51,440. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
After you get the PPP, the power that political parties have now will be gone. Anybody can run for President. Set up a team called the People Power Team with a person in charge who will run as your President based loosely on the ideas in this book, based mostly on the spirit of it for radical change in a few areas like get rid of the military and use all that energy for projects to help people.
Möten med Internet Generationen
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Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Andra Boken. Price: Free! Words: 100,020. Language: Swedish. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
En sak som konfunderat mig under de år jag rest är att den unga generationen skiljer sig så enormt från tidigare generationer. Jag hade träffat dem vid flera tillfällen och jag har en son som föddes 1991 vars uppväxt jag följt på nära håll. Varför denna otroliga skillnad? Kunde det vara Internet, och i så fall, varför? Vad är det som gör att vi har en generation som har så hög empatiförmåga?
99 Obama Blogs
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Price: Free! Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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Sadly for the world, his words came true. On November 21, 2007, Barack Obama said, “I truly believe that the day I'm inaugurated, not only the country looks at itself differently, but the world looks at America differently. If I'm reaching out to the Muslim world they understand that I've lived in a Muslim country and I may be a Christian, but I also understand their point of view.”
Inquest into a Campaign
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,610. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2014 by MMMporium. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
A creative non-fiction critique of the press regulation campaign fought in the wake of the suicide of transsexual school teacher Lucy Meadows. Includes detailed timeline and lists of web resources.
Essential Guide to the Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank: Debate on Reauthorization, Controversy, Critics and Supporters, Bank Reports and Documents, Annual Report and Plans
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 431,970. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Exports & imports
This enormous compilation of documents provides a comprehensive overview of the Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank, the official export credit agency of the United States.
Defense Threat Reduction Agency Foreign Consequence Management Legal Deskbook - Tool for Responders to Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) and Terrorism Incidents on Foreign Soil
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 116,710. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This publication is designed as a research tool for lawyers responding to weapons of mass destruction accidents or incidents of terrorism on foreign soil.
Intergovernmental Unity of Effort in Support of Biological Threat Prevention - H1N1 Pandemic Influenza Response, Meta-Intelligence, Health Security Policies Lessons Learned
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,760. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The purpose of this study is to examine ways to prevent the terrorist use of a biological weapon of mass destruction. Intelligence sources from around the globe report that terrorist groups are developing the capability and the intention to deliver biological weapons of mass destruction.
Active Shooters: Is Law Enforcement Ready for a Mumbai Style Attack? Columbine Massacre, Klebold and Harris, Virginia Polytechnic, Gabrielle Giffords, Aurora Colorado, Beslan Massacre
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,190. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Topics and subjects covered include: The Columbine massacre, Klebold and Harris, multiple active shooters, the Beslan school massacre, the Mumbai terrorist attack, North Hollywood bank robbery and shootout, the Virginia Polytechnic shooting, the Gabrielle Giffords shooting, the Aurora Colorado shooting, Seung-Hui Cho, Jared Lee Loughner, James Holmes, Taj Mahal Palace hotel.
Strategies for Countering Terrorist Safe Havens - Decapitation, Sons of Iraq, al-Qaida, FARC, Hizbollah, bin Laden, Shining Path, Pakistan, Yemen, Afghanistan, Mau Mau, Rhodesia, Algeria
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,100. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
In a time of decreasing budgets and growing sentiment avidly against involvement in prolonged wars, the U.S. must adapt strategies to meet the future threats posed by terrorist safe havens.
U.S. Proliferation Policy and the Campaign Against Transnational Terror: Linking the U.S. Non-Proliferation Regime to Homeland Security Efforts - NBC, Nuclear Weapons, WMD, Iran, North Korea
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,220. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The non-proliferation treaty regime the international community has utilized for over half a century is insufficient to combat emerging global threats, specifically, WMD terrorism. The current landscape of transnational terrorism requires a major shift in U.S. nonproliferation policies if the current regime is going to address WMD threats.
Walking the Talk: Engaging the Public to Build a Sustainable World
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 58,700. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
W.B.Yeats' line that "The best lack all conviction, while the worst are filled with passionate intensity" could have been written to describe the public attitude towards climate change. _Walking the Talk_ argues that the traditional motivators of "faith" and "duty" have become debased coins, which limits public engagement. In exchange the author offers the ideal of "practical philosophy".
The Constitution of the 4th Republic of Ghana
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Price: Free! Words: 50,590. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This book is the 1992 constitution of the Republic of Ghana. It summarizes the wishes and aspirations of the Ghanaian people. It is called the constitution of the 4th Republic of Ghana as well. The information in this book was sourced from Ghana's Ministry of Justice.