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The Futility of War
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 168,190. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by National Pacific Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Wars have been used as a means of settling territorial and other political disputes since the dawn of human civilisation. The Futility of War takes the reader through the long history of human conflict in all its forms, and considers the reasons why wars still exist today. It offers a fascinating insight into human nature, and the past, present and possible future of all mankind.
Global Trends 2025: A Transformed World - Globalizing Economy, Demographics of Discord, New Players, Scarcity in the Midst of Plenty, Potential for Conflict, Power-Sharing in a Multipolar World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,920. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Global Trends 2025: A Transformed World was prepared by the National Intelligence Council to stimulate strategic thinking about the future by identifying key trends, the factors that drive them, where they seem to be headed, and how they might interact.
21st Century Chinese Military Issues: People's Republic of China's Nuclear Force Modernization - Command and Control, Undersea Nuclear Forces, BMD Countermeasures, Chinese Space Program
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,970. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This ebook provides a reproduction of an important Naval War College document, China's Nuclear Force Modernization, part of the Newport Papers series, with information on nuclear weapons and missiles, command and control, undersea nuclear forces, ballistic missile defense countermeasures, and the Chinese space program.
People's Republic of China Controversies: People’s Liberation Army (PLA), Communist Party, Web Attacks, Internet Censorship, Trade Disputes, Debt and Bond Holdings, Renminbi (RMB) Yuan Valuation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 180,020. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This comprehensive overview of ongoing controversies and problems in American relations with the People's Republic of China (PRC) provides the reader with an excellent, up-to-date review of critical Chinese issues. Topics covered in this 2010 Report to Congress of the U.S.-China Economic And Security Review Commission include: security and trade issues; WTO; web and internet censorship, and more.
Orienting Our Sights on the Future: Opportunities and Challenges of the Arab Revolts - Arab Spring, Syria, Libya, Turkey, Egypt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,760. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The wave of uprisings which began in December of 2010 in Tunisia, now generally referred to as the Arab Spring or Arab Revolts, has had varied results throughout the region and mixed responses from the international community. Not only has the rule of long-standing regimes been challenged, but also the relationships of leaders throughout the region and beyond have been redefined.
Sudan: Federal Research Study and Country Profile with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military - Darfur, Khartoum, Muslim Brotherhood
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 110,490. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Sudan, Darfur, politics and history, economic, social, military, and national security systems and institutions, written by the experts at the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. This Country Study and Country Profile is an exceptional review of Sudan, its history, and nearby states.
African Expectations: Musings from Where I Stand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,070. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Essay » Political
African Expectations is a collection of essays about how political, economic, and socio-cultural issues retard Africa’s development and how the most important factor for this failure is the lack of good leadership. The book offers tentative solutions to some of the most pressing issues of our times based on the author’s worldview and life experiences.
Afghanistan: Federal Research Study and Country Profile with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Taliban, War, Terrorism, History, Politics, Economy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 76,840. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Afghanistan, politics and history, economic, social, military, and national security systems and institutions, written by the experts at the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. This Country Study and Country Profile is an exceptional review of Afghanistan and its history.
Learning From the Enemy: The Gunman Project - Espionage at the Moscow U.S. Embassy, Soviet Spying, IBM Selectric Typewriter Bugs, Great Seal Implant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,750. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This NSA paper examines the nature of the Soviet electronic penetration and the damage assessment of Soviet access to typewriters at the U.S. embassy in Moscow. This history of Project GUNMAN will also answer such questions as how the typewriter bugs were discovered and how they worked.
Jerusalem: Correcting the International Discourse - How the West Gets Jerusalem Wrong
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,020. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
The Holy City of Jerusalem is one of the most contentious facets of the Arab-Israel conflict. In this volume, Nadav Shragai, who served as a journalist and commentator at Ha'aretz between 1983 and 2009 and has documented the dispute over Jerusalem for thirty years, offers a fresh perspective that seeks to correct the international discourse on the future of the city.
Kuwait: Federal Research Study with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,900. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Kuwait politics and history, economic, social, military, and national security systems and institutions, written by the experts at the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. This Country Study is an exceptional review of Kuwait and its history.
La guerra dell'acqua.
Series: Incroci, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,320. Language: Italian. Published: November 12, 2012 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Essay » Political
Come il bene primario per eccellenza sta modificando la geopolitica del Mondo.
The Unknown
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,980. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
“The Unknown: the Realities of Turkey” takes the reader day by day through the clamor of modern Turkish politics and brings order and clarity to a seemingly chaotic scene. Doğu Ergil’s tutelage is an indespensible resource for any and all explorers of foreign affairs. Turkey sometimes seems to be a part of every circle, and other times seems to live in a world all of its own.
A-10s over Kosovo: The Victory of Airpower over a Fielded Army as Told by the Airmen Who Fought in Operation Allied Force - Warthogs in Battle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,420. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Firsthand accounts of the precedent-setting air campaign over Serbia and Kosovo known as Operation Allied Force (OAF). This event marked a milestone for air-power, as it was, arguably, the first time airpower alone was decisive in achieving victory in combat.
Madaraka: The Poor Shall Inherit the Earth, Including Its Natural Resources
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This book aims to provide readers with a general overview of neoliberal (economic/corporate) globalization - presently militarized via the fabricated U.S-led War on Terror - and to draw attention to the political economy of this exploitative system, which is marked by increasing inequality, oppression, and the exploitation of both people and the natural environment, exclusively for profit.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Courting a Reluctant Ally - An Evaluation of U.S./UK Naval Intelligence Cooperation, 1935-1941, Franklin Roosevelt, OSS, Commander Ian Fleming
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,600. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » War
There are now few among us whose memories go back to the period between the two world wars and who would be able to point out that, commonalities of language and culture notwithstanding, today's special relationship between the United States and Great Britain is a quite recent phenomenon, really dating only from the 1940-41 timeframe.
World Government and Other Polemic Issues
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 93,590. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This e-book constitutes recognition of the fact that the Internet is the most effective means of reaching a worldwide audience, anywhere and at any time. It is being made available with the objective of motivating people to believe that, if they receive correct information and honest opinions, the world can be changed for the better.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Intelligence Professionalism in the Americas - Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Chile, Uruguay, Colombia, Bolivia, FARC, Russian Mafia, Submersibles
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,930. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. This book makes a significant contribution to our understanding of intelligence services.
The Ambassador
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,470. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » World
Who was the unsung Turkish hero of the second world war? Who shined as a brilliant beacon of humanism in the howling blackness of humanity’s darkest night? Who, when nearly everyone in France was cowering in the shadow of the iron might of the German war machine, stood up for truth and dignity? This is the Ambassador, and this is his story.
Pakistan: Federal Research Study and Country Profile with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military, Islamabad
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 130,050. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Pakistan politics and history, economic, social, military, and national security systems and institutions, written by the experts at the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. This Country Study and Country Profile is an exceptional review of Pakistan and its history.