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Mexico: A Sociopolitical Critique
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,210. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book attempts to explain to the foreigner, particularly those living in The West, how life is in Mexico. It attempts to explain where Mexico's sociology comes from and what can be done to solve its many problems and also why they aren't solved. Travel with the author through Mexico's institutions and idiosyncrasy to understand a little better Mexicans, as well as Hispanics of Mexican origin
World War ll London Blitz Diary Volume 4
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Series: World War ll London Blitz Diaries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,970. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
This Diary is the 4th diary in a series of 4 diaries and was written during the World War two London Blitz years by a woman experiencing the nightly terrifying bombings. The diary reveals what the average Londoner experienced during that time; events that today have been forgotten or lost to younger generations.
When That Great Ship Went Down: The Legal and Political Repercussions of the Loss of RMS Titanic
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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.
Jeffersonian Oppression: How the third president foreshadowed and shaped modern U.S. imperialism
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
'Jeffersonian Oppression, How the Third President Forshadowed and Shaped Modern U.S. Imperialism' relates recent controversies surrounding the third president to larger historic qualities of the United States.
Hostile Environment: Lethal Projectiles Fomented by Media Stereotypes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,260. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
What if a youthful Bill Gates had a Trayvon Martin moment? Media have a way of labeling everyone, neatly and cruelly compartmentalizing all into boxes of convenience. Because of myriad plots from thousands of movies produced since the advent of the motion picture, the mind is programmed to typecast everyone in a millisecond.
Qi lái! - Arise!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,390. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by Edition Katzenschwanz. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Translated from German - available in English 1st time! From 1939 till the end of the war in 1945 the Viennese doctor Walter Freudmann served with the Chinese Red Cross on the side of the Chinese government forces in the Sino-Japanese war. After his return he wrote a report about his adventures in China and Burma which was published in 1947 by Neue Zeit publishing house in Linz, Austria.
My Way or the Highway: The True Story or Richard Mourdock’s Job Killing Quest Against the American Automotive Industry and How it Launched a TEA Party Hero
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Price: Free! Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book tells the story of a man who put the livelihoods of millions of Americans at risk. This book is not a case not against Richard Mourdock the man, but the motives and judgment that render him unfit for office.
American Sanctions Against The Soviet Union From Nixon To Reagan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,980. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
This study describes and analyzes selected cases of economic and other sanctions imposed by the United States Government against the Soviet Union during the Nixon through Reagan presidential administrations.
Mathematical Analysis of the Nobel Peace Lectures
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,370. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book examines the Nobel Peace lectures for uses of affection, attention, affiliation and time. Those lectures contain a rich pool of material describing advanced concepts for social maturity. The recurring themes are calls for world police, elaborated treaties, mutually beneficial agreements and optimism about our future.
America's Last Real Home Front
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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
IT'S THE ECONOMY, STUPID a Rhodes Scholar Education in One Hour
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
(3.20 from 5 reviews)
IT’S THE ECONOMY, STUPID explains in under an hour what truly matters in this (or any other) Presidential election. You’ll be able to identify the culprits responsible for economic theory and policy — and you’ll know why they’ve created this mess. In other words, you’ll be as smart as Bill Clinton, the Rhodes Scholar for whom the catch phrase “It’s the economy, stupid” was coined.
Созерцание или уроки времени
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Price: Free! Words: 11,190. Language: Russian. Published: April 16, 2012 by L&L Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
«Уроки времени» ---- это магические путешествия и фантастические превращения. Возможность поговорить с самим собой о своём будущем и о будущем общества.
Après le capitalisme : la primauté de l'Homme
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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 ?
Après le capitalisme (2)
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You set the price! Words: 1,390. Language: French. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Après le scénario de la « primauté de la force », pourquoi celui de la « primauté de la religion » nous parait-il de nature à le concurrencer ? Quels sont les prémices de cette évolution ? Allons-nous vers une civilisation où « le sabre et le goupillon » se taillent la part du lion ?
Death At A Hell's Angels' Funeral: Driving Past The Memories (Essay)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,080. 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.)
Après le capitalisme (1)
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You set the price! Words: 1,340. Language: French. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Après homo economicus, un autre paradigme est-il possible ? Quels scénarios peuvent être envisagés ? Pourquoi celui de la « primauté de la force » nous parait-il le plus probable ? Comment pourrait-il se mettre en place ? Quels sont les prémices de ce scénario ?
Understanding American Exceptionalism
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,330. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
In Understanding American Exceptionalism, David Nordmark explores just what made America exceptional to begin with. He looks at how America's "Bottom Up" style of government allowed for the creation of an exceptional people and nation. He then explores the reasons why American exceptionalism is fading, and what the consequences of this are for itself and the world.
Autorité patriarcale et autorité archaïque
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Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: French. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
Qu'est-ce que l'autorité ? Pourquoi et comment sommes-nous passés d'une autorité « patriarcale » à une autorité dite « archaïque » ? Comment se différencient-elles ? Quelle est la relation avec une vision à court terme ou à long terme ? Quels liens avec les personnalités inner-directed et other directed ?
The Truth About Conspiracy Theories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Are Conspiracy Theories intrinsically absurd? Why do some people believe in them while others just laugh at the very idea? A must-read for every conspiracy theorist and scary as hell if you aren’t.
The Complete State of the Union Speeches and Inaugural Address of Barack Obama
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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.