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TEI, a Memoir of the End of War and Beginning of Peace
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 85,130. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
In a nation devastated by World War II, Tei Fujiwara wrote her memoir 流れる星は生きている (Nagareru Hoshiwa Ikiteiru) about her harrowing journey home with her three young children. Tei’s memoir began in August 1945 in Manchuria and has continued in Japan through 46 printings, a movie, TV series and recognition from the Imperial Family. Now her story continues in English for another new generation.
Change the World 1 We, The People, Unite to Create True Democracy Over the Internet
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 26,390. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
We, the people, can be as powerful as we want if we unite to create governments where we all rule together rather than what we have now which is the grand illusion, telling us we’re all insignificant beings who have no power. They tell us the big government bureaucracies and the big corporations control the world. They tell us to shut up, get a job, buy some junk, watch TV.
Möten med Internet Generationen
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Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Andra Boken. Price: Free! Words: 100,180. Language: Swedish. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
En sak som konfunderat mig under de år jag rest var att den unga generationen skilde 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 var det som gjorde 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: $12.99 USD. Words: 50,120. 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.
Black By Popular Demand - Is the American Black Living on Borrowed Time?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,340. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A black man's candid look into American mainstream black society. Have African-Americans made any progress at all in the last fifty years, or are we just spinning our wheels and headed towards total extinction? Blunt and honest looks are taken at what black people need to do to survive. If black people do not do something soon, we may disappear completely.
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.
Famous Political Quotations
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,900. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Political quotations from some of the world’s most notorious.
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.
The Donors’ Dilemma: Emergence, Convergence and the Future of Foreign Aid
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Series: Global Policy e-books, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,620. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
As poverty declines, what if the remaining pockets of poverty are increasingly focused in countries where aid is already on the way to becoming irrelevant as domestic resources grow - such as some middle income countries - or in countries which cannot absorb aid easily and quickly – meaning many fragile states? This is the question addressed by contributors to Global Policy’s first e-book.
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 Unauthorized History of the Republican Party - Beginnings, Changes and Things Everyone Needs To Know
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,500. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Jay Polmar. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
History of the Republican party from its inception through today. Learn all their secrets, what makes them tick, what floats their boat, and what they say when they get caught.
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.
The Reserve Bank = A License to Steal Money from Citizens? (How Money is Created from Nothing for Dummies)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,520. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy
Very few people know how the money system is manipulated by the RESERVE BANK to make most citizens “debt-slaves” without them even being aware of it. This book exposes how the Reserve Bank uses the Fractional Reserve System to create “money out of nothing” for the benefit of the few private owners of the Bank but to the great detriment of the majority of the country’s citizens.
STATISTICS OF ADOPTION and ASSISTED REPRODUCTION
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,360. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
A documentary and "at a glance" statistical resource for hard to find data and the facts behind the facts - on the people and politics in the Adoption, Fostercare and Fertility Industries.
Internet Radicalization: Actual Threat or Phantom Menace? Analysis of Cases and Vulnerabilities, Role of Computer-Mediated Communication (CMC), Jihad Jane, Colleen LaRose, Madrid Bombing
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,650. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Popular opinion expresses fear that accessing radical Islamic content and connecting with extremist networks through Internet functionalities causes radicalization and recruitment to commit terrorist acts.