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Moment of Truth: The Nature of Catastrophes and How to Prepare for Them
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,910. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Emergency Management, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
We are woefully unprepared for our next major disaster—but the lessons we’ve learned post-9/11 in NYC can show all of America the way to true resilience.
The Whistleblower - Lifting The Lid On Ireland's Banking Sector Just Before The Bust
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
IT WAS ME, I DID IT! In 2007 Jonathan Sugarman walked into the Irish Regulator’s office, told him: ‘I’ve been breaking your most serious banking law; signing off on billions that don’t exist, on statements verifying my employer bank is sound when in fact it dices with disaster, breaks liquidity requirements by multiples; here, the evidence.’ For this, he has paid a high price. This is his story.
Security and Survival Handbook
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 39,560. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
“This handbook comes at a critical time and maybe; just maybe it will help to save the lives of young men and women who have answered the call. Am I aware of the world around me? Am I prepped, emotionally, physically, spiritually? If you do something you may live. If you do nothing you have a very real chance of dying. If you read this manual you have done something. Rob Brown
Red Mittens & Red Ink: The Vancouver Olympics
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
The Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics were the Games of the Great Recession. A $6 billion-plus party that inspired a nation. But at what cost? This is more than a story of the thrill of victory and agony of defeat. It's about fear and greed, unity and division, celebration and anguish. It is red mittens and red ink.
Don de Mando Militar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,510. Language: Spanish. Published: March 31, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Codificación de elementos básicos y prácticos necesarios para el ejercicio adecuado del mando militar en el eército colombiano, enseñados a los cadetes de la Escuela Militar. Por su naturaleza y alcances estos principios son aplicables a todas las disciplinas del quehacer humano donde se ejerza la dirección, la gerencia o la orientación de personas.
Soldier of Misfortune: George W. Bush's War in Iraq
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,940. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Analysis of the war in Iraq as it entered its middle stages in 2004 and 2005. Investigates the war's mistakes, poor reasoning, and catastrophic consequences. Analyzes why the Iraq war was misdirected from the start. Important reading for people interested in the United States' misdirected foreign policy: why the war occurred, how to correct the mistake, what to do as we look ahead.

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