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The Rule of Freedom: The Manifesto of the Sovereign Community
Price: Free! Words: 158,800. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
From the perspective of a longtime student of political science, economics and the world of possibilities, the Rule of Freedom is about why we do not need government, why we do not want government, and why government is in fact immoral and irrational. This book explains the roots of war, police abuse, terrorism and poverty with clear evidence and examples.
Goddess-Born (A Tale of Two Worlds)
Series: A Tale of Two Worlds, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,850. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The Kingdom of Grandlock heaves with revolution. The nobility have oppressed the people for generations, but new advances in technology are enabling them to drive more and more people into unemployed misery, at the same time as radical ideas spread among the populace: ideas like democracy and popular rule. Liberty is only a revolt away – but magic threatens to subvert it.
A World Torn Asunder: The Life and Triumph of Constantin C. Giurescu
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,560. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A biography of Constantin Giurescu, Romania’s leading historian who in a war-torn Romania is confined to the notorious Sighet penitentiary. His diary was put in a glass jar, buried, then smuggled out by Dr. Paul E. Michelson—who does the FOREWORD for this book). An account from the turn of the century to the fall of Communism, the sellout of Eastern Europe and finally, the rise of modern Romania.
Beyond Plutocracy - True Democracy for America
Price: Free! Words: 113,820. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Plutocracy is governance by the wealthy. America is not really a democracy but a plutocracy dominated by a powerful wealthy minority that serves itself first and best. This book offers a partial redesign of our government that really fixes in just the right way what’s really wrong with it, moving our nation beyond plutocracy to true democracy, honest government and a just society.
Occupy the Highway
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 151,960. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
In November of 2011, twenty-four Occupy Wall Street protestors marched from New York City to Washington, D.C. Seven of those marchers formed a Mobile Occupation, called Walkupy, and continued on to Atlanta, Georgia, arriving there in Late January. Altogether, they marched 1,000 miles in two and a half months. Occupy the Highway is the Journal of Sarah Handyside. It chronicles the entire trip.
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
In the wake of austere measures and severe, stringent legislation being passed at alarming rates by the Obama administration, the question and concern is what is the intention behind these rigorous laws? Within the past year, we've seen bills introduced that strip civil liberties, enable martial law (NDAA), censor, monitor and control the internet. Find out the secrets of why, and who is targeted.
Government and Governance
Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A book needed in our times: commentary on the proper role of government and governance that respects the dignity of man.
The Rowan Tree
Price: Free! Words: 145,660. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
THE ROWAN TREE is an unflinching novel of ideas that reaches from the rebellious American '60s into humanity’s global future.
Home of the R$D Fight With BLUE (collar)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,940. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Essay » Political
A thoughtful and informative expose' on the rise of the Tea Party and the 'politics of greed' and obstruction. Chronicled in real time by a member of the '47 percent', these essays are meant to inspire the political junkie and novice alike.
Saragosa Prime: A Stolen World
Series: Contact, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,470. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Saragosa Prime had been scheduled for turn-over to democratic government... up until the invasion. Now, Saragosa is occupied by a brutal dictator. Winner White is determined to free Saragosa, to complete the transition to democracy, and to save the civilian population. First, though, he needs to survive the occupying armies, find a way off-planet, and find a plan to defeat overwhelming forces.