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American Sanctions Against The Soviet Union From Nixon To Reagan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,980. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
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.
NATO, Kosovo and Crisis Management
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 141,020. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
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.
Mathematical Analysis of the Nobel Peace Lectures
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,370. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,320. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
(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
Price: Free! Words: 11,190. Language: Russian. Published: April 16, 2012 by L&L Publishing. Categories: 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.
They Thought They Were Followers Of Elijah Muhammad But Then It Was Too Late
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Secretarius MEMPS. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies
This is an excellent writing that chronicles the slow, shrewed and calculating events the turned the Nation of Islam from a new force for a new world to a smorgazborg of religious and political correctness. cloaked in the garb of yesterday and baptized in the rhetoric of arguably the nation's finest orator, this may have been one of the greatest cooptations of all time.
Presidential Power In Troubled Second Terms
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,360. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
In Troubled Second Terms, was written for American history buffs and presidential junkies. Chapters on each second-term president offer insights into the character traits and temperaments of these chief executives and how those influenced the successes or failures of their second terms.
Dismantling The Republic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: 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.
Après le capitalisme : la primauté de l'Homme
You set the price! Words: 1,850. Language: French. Published: December 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Renaissance philosophy
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)
You set the price! Words: 1,390. Language: French. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » North America
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 October 15, 2011. (A 3,730-word essay.)
Après le capitalisme (1)
You set the price! Words: 1,340. Language: French. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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 ?
Barack Obama and the Enemies Within
Series: The Enemies Within, Book 1. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 171,480. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011 by Trevor Loudon. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » Reference
"Trevor Loudon does the job that few in the media ever even attempt. This eye-opening book is proof that one person really can make a difference, especially when they have no agenda other than finding the truth.” -Glenn Beck, #1 New York Times bestselling author and founder of GBTV.
Understanding American Exceptionalism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,330. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
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
Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: French. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Categories: 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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,300. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: 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.
Thanks, To A Nam Vet
Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
A self-appointed committee of one sends a heartfelt, “Thanks, hero,” to the too-often negelected heros who protected our country and the world during the War in Viet Nam. Please accept this very belated, "Thank you."
Common, Since 1776
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,830. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Categories: 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.