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America the Beautiful, Reflections on Her Past, Present and Future
By Sri Chinmoy
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010 by Illumine Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
America the Beautiful is a meditation on the moral and spiritual roots of our nation. Written in approachable but inspired language, this book evokes the spirit of the Founding Fathers and the great luminaries who have graced the soil of our nation, and presents their views clearly and simply in both poetry and prose. It is sure inspire, illumine and enlighten readers of all ages.
Dismantling The Republic
By Jerry Brewer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
A chronicle of the incremental attacks on state sovereignty from the 1700s to the present. The principal figures responsible for dismantling the American republic and how they achieved that are identified. It delineates the specific issues that gave rise to the Tea Party Movement and concludes with a difficult, but feasible, solution to restoring the republic of 1787.
Elites and Religion
By Kemal Karpat
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,330. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
“Elites and Religion” offers not isolated snapshots of the Turkey, but its total arc across nearly nine decades of development and sophstication. With careful deliberation over records not available to Western historians, Karpat looks in detail at the way that religion has been used, misused and downright abused by the elite circles of power in the Turkish Republic.
Letters To A Lost Nation: A Watergate Chronicle
By Jerry Gallagher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,190. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Letters To A Lost Nation: A Watergate Chronicle is written in the form of letters addressed to America, as if America was a person who could be communicated with. The Author had seen this technique of writing passionate letters to your Country about important political and other issues used with great skill by Algerian-French Writer, Albert Camus'and feels as though he is forever in Camus' debt.
When That Great Ship Went Down: The Legal and Political Repercussions of the Loss of RMS Titanic
By Markham Pyle
Series: Bapton Books History Selections. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,400. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 16, 2013 by Bapton Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The celebrated history of the aftermath, in the US Congress, the US Supreme Court, and the Parliament of the United Kingdom, of the sinking of the unsinkable ship. Markham Shaw Pyle and GMW Wemyss examine the political pressures and dirty deals that affected the Titanic enquiries, wrote new law, and changed our world.
E Dikhe ton "Dikaston"
By Babis Kavvadias
Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: Greek. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Apospasmata apo ta praktika ths Dikhs twn Dikastwn tou 3ou Raih (Nyrembergh 1947).
Common, Since 1776
By Bill Yuska
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,830. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
“The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” - Winston Churchill This book presents an historical perspective of the ongoing cycles of the level of greed that has repeated itself into the problems of today.
Après le capitalisme : la primauté de l'Homme
By Lundi
You set the price! Words: 1,850. Language: French. Published: December 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Quatrième et dernier billet de notre série "Après le capitalisme" : après la primauté de la force et celle de la religion, la primauté de l'Homme ? Mais ne l'aurions-nous pas déjà vécu, fut-ce fugacement ? Sur quoi se base cette primauté ? Comment la faire renaître ? Quel peut-être le rôle de la France dans cette entreprise ?
Death At A Hell's Angels' Funeral: Driving Past The Memories (Essay)
By C.D. Reimer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
With hundreds of police officers lining the street across from the cemetery on one side, and 3,000 Hell's Angels attending a funeral and a shooting at the same service inside the cemetery, the resulting traffic jam between the two sides made for an interesting Saturday afternoon on 10/15/2011. (A 3,730-word essay.)
The Complete State of the Union Speeches and Inaugural Address of Barack Obama
By infotainmentpress
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,300. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book contains introductions, summaries, and the full text of Barack Obama's state of the Union addresses, his speech to the joint session of Congress in 2009, and his Inaugural address. The summaries will make the book useful for students, teachers, and history buffs.
The Change
By Doğu Ergil
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 183,780. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Turkey is changing. Day by day and moment by moment, the Turkey that we thought we knew is disappearing and a new one is taking its place. Dogu Ergil presents a complex mosaic of essays covering every corner of Turkish politics and society. From the Kurdish issue to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, to the intrigues of the ruling AK Party and the opposition parties Ergil leaves no stone unturned.
NATO, Kosovo and Crisis Management
By D. Alexander Neill
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 141,020. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
This study examines how NATO’s post-Cold War transformation was tested by the Kosovo Crisis of 1998-99, and concludes that while consensus-based decision making remains the cornerstone of NATO’s political unity, it is also its Achilles’ heel because it impedes effective, efficient action in response to crises, and prevents NATO from modifying its fundamental internal decision making processes.
Horror of Soviet Secret Police
By Ratan Lal Basu
Price: Free! Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book depicts the crime against humanity committed by Lenin and Stalin through Secret Police and espionage agencies and slave labor camps in the USSR
20th Century Political History: The Watergate Files - Historic Document Reproductions, Break-in, Impeachment and Resignation of President Richard Nixon, Biographical Sketches, Timeline, FBI Chronology
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,710. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Here is the story of the Watergate scandal that brought down the presidency of Richard M. Nixon, including unique reproductions of historic government documents. After June 17, 1972, the word "Watergate" could no longer be just the name of an office and hotel complex in Washington, D.C. On that date it became a byword for political corruption.
Lopez, Carter, Reagan
By Gerardo Enrique Garibay Camarena
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,480. Language: Spanish. Published: July 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
José López Portillo, Jimmy Carter y Ronald Reagan encarnaron, como pocas veces ocurre, los temores y aspiraciones de México y de los Estados Unidos de América, por lo que las lecciones de este turbulento sexenio son hoy tan relevantes como lo eran hace 30 años. Este libro analiza el entorno personal, social y político de las relaciones entre estos tres líderes y los gobiernos que encabezaron.
Thinking Out Loud
By Iqbal Fahim
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,180. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
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Thinking Out Loud, is a book on socio-cultural systems of the Jammu and Kashmir state. It deals with all the aspects of life of the people and their conversions into different ideologies, rendering into various sections, on the basis of castes affecting their cultural system. It also enlighten you on educational aberrations and inconsistencies of the educational principals employed by government.
La pace - Storia e letteratura da Caino ai giorni nostri
By Duilio Chiarle
Price: $3.87 USD. Words: 28,430. Language: Italian. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Molti libri di storia parlano della guerra, pochissimi parlano della pace. Da quel tempo biblico di Caino e Abele, di acqua sotto i ponti ne è passata davvero tanta, eppure l’uomo è sempre quello: moderno, attrezzato di tecnologia, ma resta sempre un violento.
America's Last Real Home Front
By Carroll Trosclair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,320. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Recalling the men, women and kids who conducted America's World War II home front in the greatest mobilization program the world has ever known. Here's how they came from years behind to outproduce the Axis in everything from tanks to bombers, while putting up with higher taxes, shortages, rationing and nearby Uboats. The author also discusses what America must do to ever mobilize that way again
The Rush to Ruin - 2013 Updated Edition
By Raymond O. Kechely
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,970. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Updated version of highly acclaimed 1977 edition that explaines the damages done to our country by an over intrusive government, with suggestions for reversing the destructive trend to our economy of a much too powerful federal government.
Gramsci
By Alfonso Borello
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
On November 8th, 1926 Antonio Gramsci, a newspaper editor, and elected member of the parliament for the Italian Communist Party was arrested by the Italian Fascist police despite his parliamentary immunity, and sent to the Special Tribunal for the Defense of the State where he was sentenced to 20 years in prison. Eleven years later he died in a private clinic in Rome during probation.