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An Assessment of Likelihood: Potential Cooperation Between Mexican Drug Cartels and Al Qaeda or ISIS - Stark Differences in Group Identity, Ideology, Decision-making Makes Cooperation Unlikely
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,240. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The likelihood of cooperative relationships between Mexican drug cartels and Al Qaeda's core or the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is a matter of debate and U.S. national security. Despite the significance of the issue, the topic is widely void of objective analysis.
Foundations for Economic Development in Latin America - Review of Core Literature on Industrial Revolution, Fundamental Principles at Work, Case Study of Mexico Revealing Needed Institutions
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,450. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history
Theory attempting to explain poverty and development is vast, varied, and, in many ways, inconclusive. In this thesis, I review core literature on the Industrial Revolution and the rise of Western Europe and the Asian Tigers, finding that their economic development rested on a cycle of three fundamental principles: rule of law, access to capital, and strong, yet restrained, bureaucratic capacity.
Combating Drug Trafficking: Variation in the United States' Military Cooperation With Colombia and Mexico - Analysis of International Relations Theories of Liberalism, Realism, and Constructivism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,080. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » History » South American
The U.S. military cooperates more with the Colombian military than the Mexican military in combating drug trafficking in the Western Hemisphere. This thesis analyzes the international relations theories of liberalism, realism, and constructivism to help explain why.
Decision Model for U.S.-Mexico Border Security Measures - President Trump's Proposed Border Wall, History of Security Infrastructure by ICE, CBP, DHS, Intelligence Community, Law Enforcement
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,960. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has invested billions of dollars to prevent illegal drugs, immigration, weapons, and currency from transiting across the U.S.-Mexico border. DHS has not created a sufficient standardized method to measure whether an investment in a security measure is cost-effective when combining assets.
Fifty Feet Above the Wall: Drug Cartel Drones in the U.S. - Mexico Border Zone Airspace, and What to Do About Them - Border Security Countering Hostile and Narco-Drones with Anti-Drone Doctrine
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 47,640. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Recently, border security agencies responsible for securing the U.S.-Mexico border are having to contend with the emerging threat of Mexico's drug cartel narcotics-smuggling drones, also known as narco-drones. Narco-drones are an example of cartel innovation for smuggling, among other deviant purposes, that U.S. border security will need a strategy to counter.
Traditional Mexican Food
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Mexican, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
‘Traditional Mexican Food’ is about an important aspect of the ancient culture and traditions of Mexico, namely, their own food ways which began as early as 9,000 years ago. In spite of Spanish dominion, Mexicans until today still remain eating their own native staples such as corn, beans, squash, avocados, tomatoes, sweet potatoes and chili peppers.
Breve historia de Cartagena (1501-1901)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: Spanish. Published: March 26, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Essay » Political
Cuatrocientos años de historia del más importante puerto del Caribe colombiano. Por sus páginas desfilan conquistadoes españoles, piratas europeos, virreyes, familias encumbradas, guerra de independencia de España, ladrones británicos, guerras civiles, y politiqueros integrantes. En síntesis un amplio muestrario de lo que ha sido la historia colombiana y su relación con la vida de Cartagena.
Felipe Cossío del Pomar: la historia poco contada de San Miguel de Allende
Price: Free! Words: 63,030. Language: Spanish. Published: September 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Felipe Cossío del Pomar (1888-1981) de origen peruano, llegó a San Miguel de Allende, México en 1926. El era un humanista, un hombre aristocrático de modales y gustos refinados. Fue pintor, escritor, historiador, profesor y líder político. Fundó la Universidad de Bellas Artes y fue uno de los co-fundadores del Instituto Allende. Esto es la historia poco contada de San Miguel de Allende.
Η ΑΝΑΚΑΛΥΨΗ ΤΗΣ ΑΜΕΡΙΚΗΣ
Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: Greek. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Η ΑΝΑΚΑΛΥΨΗ ΤΗΣ ΑΜΕΡΙΚΗΣ
Diego's Letter
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Diego's letter mentions numerous locations with names of individuals that lived during his day. They certify that he did the impossible and saved many lives. No one can verify if he did any of these things and yet the letter is personal because he mentions his father by name and is certified by officials in Madrid. Read his letter and perhaps you too can enter his world of danger and adventure.
Asentamientos perdidos de los Aztecas
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,310. Language: Spanish. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Archaeology
“Asentamientos perdidos del origen de los Aztecas. De Aztlán a Chicomóztoc”, expone la teoría que está en espera de ser autentificada por el Instituto Nacional de Arqueología e Historia sobre la ubicación exacta de Aztlán, el mítico el “Lugar de la Blancura”, la fecha del inicio de la “Peregrinación Azteca” y también la ubicación exacta de Chicomóztoc primer asentamiento importante azteca.
Operations of - and Challenges to - the Army Medical Department (AMEDD) During the U.S. - Mexican War, 1846-1848: Field Operations of Major Generals Winfield Scott and Zachary Taylor
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 44,340. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Throughout its history, the Army Medical Department (AMEDD) has faced unique challenges not shared by other organizations within the Army. The origins of many of today's organizational structures and operations are rooted in experiences in the mid-19th century, specifically the US-Mexican and American Civil Wars.
Operation Wetback: The "Brown Scare" And Mass Deportation During The Cold War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Essay » Sociology
Powerful survey of mass deportation in 1950's America. 8500 words.
Changing Dynamics of the U.S.-China-Latin America Relationship: China's Economic Interest in Latin America, Military Cooperation, U.S. Trade with Mexico, American Foreign Policy Issues
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,260. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Current research indicates a growing Chinese interest in Latin America that has driven tighter economic and organizational involvement in the region. Arguably, this growing relationship has challenged United States' hemispheric policy.
Mexican Kaleidoscope: Myths, Mysteries and Mystique
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 41,930. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
Award-winning author Tony Burton delves into Mexico's rich history and culture. He focuses on a fascinating selection of events, individuals, myths and mysteries to explore some of the reasons why Mexico has become such an extraordinarily diverse and interesting nation. Topics include Mexican cuisine, Aztec farming, Mayan pyramids, superstitions, mythical cities, art, music, and national symbols.
Organized Crime Growth and Sustainment: A Review of the Influence of Popular Religion and Beliefs in Mexico - Drug Gangs, El Chapo, Narco-Cultura, Narco-Corridos, Sinaloa Cartel, Malverde Cult, Saints
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,550. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
In 2006, Mexican President Felipe Calderon announced the "war on drugs," an ongoing, low-intensity, asymmetrical war between the government and various drug cartels that has proven the bloodiest conflict since the Mexican civil war a century ago. Meanwhile, the subculture of narco-cultura continues to grow, under the influence of powerful drug cartels throughout Mexico.
Juan Zurita Mexican Lightweight Boxer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Juan Zurita fought Ike Williams for the N.B.A. lightweight title in April 1945. Williams was coming off a lackluster fight versus Willie Joyce. Scheduled for Philadelphia Williams and Zurita actually met in a Mexico City bullring. The fight itself was not nearly as exciting as Zurita's fight against Sammy Angott in March 1944. The 5'5" Mexican was a switch hitter, a style that excited spectators.
Military Professionalism and Political Influence: A Case Study of the Mexican Military, 1917-1940 - Pancho Villa, Mexican Revolution, Carranza, Obregon, Calles, Cardenas Years, Latin America
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,070. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
This study will explore the relationship between military professionalism and military political influence. While many scholars believe that increased military professionalism will "depoliticize" the armed forces, others argue that professionalization encourages the military to assume an active and even dominant role in politics.
The Punitive Expedition into Mexico 1916: Political - Military Insights, President Wilson and the Response to Pancho Villa's Raid on New Mexico, General Pershing, Mexican Revolution
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,260. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
This study examines the political-military insights offered by the Punitive Expedition into Mexico, 10 March 1916 to 5 February 1917.
A Survey History of Fort Bliss 1890-1940: Texas Army Installation, Spanish-American War, Mexican Revolution, World War I, Permanent Cavalry Post, World War II and Early Cold War Period
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,060. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Fort Bliss's rise to prominence is intertwined with a series of historical events. Chapter I relates the first of these, the ending of the Indian wars in the late 1880s. Because fewer troops were needed in the country's interior, military forces could be moved to border garrisons.

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