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Syria Under Fire: a bloodied revolution
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 189,360. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2017 by Editorial Socialista Rudolph Klement. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
The most silenced genocide in the 21st Century: 400,000 workers and peasants slaughtered by Al Assad, lackey of imperialism and protectors of the borders of Israel; 10,000,000 exploited displaced from their homes and piled in refugee camps.
Siria Bajo Fuego: una revolución ensangrentada
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 161,300. Language: Spanish. Published: September 20, 2017 by Editorial Socialista Rudolph Klement. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
El genocidio más silenciado del siglo XXI: 400.000 obreros y campesinos masacrados por Al Assad, lacayo del imperialismo y protector de las fronteras del estado de Israel; 10.000.000 de explotados desplazados de sus hogares y hacinados en campos de refugiados. Millones de personas en campos de concentración en las fronteras. Millones de parias buscando dónde refugiarse en una Siria ensangrentada.
Governing Heritage Dissonance - Promises and Realities of Selected Cultural Policies
Price: Free! Words: 99,460. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017 by European Cultural Foundation. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
Drawing on illuminating case studies from South East Europe, Kisić connects heritage studies and cultural policies with issues of difference, conflict and reconciliation, prompting us to rethink how we approach the past and deal with diversities between cultures, nations and generations at a time of increasing fragmentation across Europe.
President Barack Obama’s Farewell Address to the Nation (January 10, 2017)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,960. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
President Barack Obama delivered his farewell address to the nation in Chicago on January 10, 2017. This reproduction includes the full remarks of that address, along with other related addresses in the last month of Obama's presidential term.
The History of Money for Understanding Economics
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,490. Language: American English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / macroeconomics
Money is the key to learning economics. "The History of Money for Understanding Economics" decrypt economics from antiquity to the present day, with readily accessible language. Considering past monetary influences, Lannoye challenges the reader with a monetary innovation to speed up the economy (and finance a green economy).
There Shall Be An Independent Scotland: British And Scottish Nationalism After The 2014 #Indyref
Price: Free! Words: 27,570. Language: British English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
Scottish independence is one of the most significant political debates that has taken place within the UK nation's three hundred year history. One thing is clear: there shall be an independent Scotland, one day. In this collection of papers, Nye uses contemporary and historical examples to explore Scottish-British relations and particularly the values given to both British and Scottish nationalism
Shadows of Chicago: The True Story of Three Men and the Crimes that Shocked America
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
Imagine an America where crime flourishes unabated, where fires burn out of control, and where sports are controlled by the gambler’s dime. This is not historical fiction; this is fascinating nonfiction at its best. With distinctive Chicago flair, Matthew Drew tells the incredible true story of three childhood friends.
Enormous Stories: Hard-Boiled Cleveland Journalism
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,740. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
A collection of short nonfiction by Cleveland journalist James Renner.
Turning Point: People's History meets Nationalist Narrative in Pakistan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,660. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
What happens when a nationalist discourse falls apart? When major events after the creation of a country are explained only in terms of conspiracy because the nationalist discourse would be challenged? Does it mean the entire narrative of creating a country is flawed? In the last decade of his life, the official historian of Pakistan turned against all his writings he had earlier authored.
How Did Barack Obama Become Our President?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,080. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This book will open your eyes to see that the time we are living in is not normal. You may know by now that nothing is guaranteed. I was inspired to write this book after following the United State election in 2008 that Barack Obama won. As I watched the 9/11 attack followed by the housing crises, the recession and the debt ceiling. I realized that we are in serious trouble. This world that we are