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An Education in Victimisation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,300. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Essential reading for anyone who is, or is thinking of becoming, a teacher, this book details my personal experiences of workplace victimisation with the New South Wales Department of Education. It then goes on to place my personal experiences in the context of international research into mobbing.
Pius XII
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 106,520. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Pius XII: The Dark Side reveals that Eugenio Pacelli, who became Pope Pius XII, rather than being principally a pastor, was a fixated, narcissistic diplomat and politician. The book tells the true story of how Pius’ narrow perspective and his persistent, misguided political machinations led him down the tortuous paths of numerous international tragedies that had disastrous consequences
Jonathan: The Squandering of Goodluck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 142,950. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Having governed Nigeria for four years; the jury is out: Mr Jonathan has exhausted his goodluck charm in 2015. He has alienated important go-to-guys and has squandered enormous goodwill and goodluck that saw him to the presidency five years ago. Inside and outside Nigeria, there is a call for a change. This biography of Mr. Jonathan is a clinical dissection of the change epitomized by Gen Buhari.
A Terrible State
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Kathryn Nelson had enjoyed successful careers as a teacher and then as an international advisor, relishing her life and work in the Bulgarian capital, Sofia. Her world came crashing down around her when she was wrongly implicated in money laundering after the biggest bank robbery of the time, when robbers had walked out of the Northern Bank in Belfast with £26.5m in cash.
Scared of Scorpions: My Year of Hell in the Holy Land
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,430. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Songwriter Chauncey Roberts is robbed of his movie camera in Syria, beginning a hellish year in which his Palestine, My Heart Concert in Bethlehem is cancelled because of the Gaza Flotilla Tragedy, his TV sitcom nearly comes into being, and he begins Camp Evil in which Jewish settlers attack a scout camp. He overstays his Israeli visa by nine months, escaping at Tel Aviv's airport.
How to Catch an African Chicken ~ A Canadian Woman’s Outrageous but True Story of Marriage Fraud
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,980. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
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A dancer named Lainie traveled to West Africa and fell in love with a drummer named Keza. After several trips, they got married. Lainie then sponsored him to come to Canada. Soon after Keza arrived, he disappeared. If he collected welfare, Lainie would be responsible for reimbursing the government. She went public with her story and sparked a movement that helped to change an entire system
American Sons: The Untold Story of the Falcon and the Snowman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,550. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
In 1977, Christopher Boyce and Andrew Daulton Lee were convicted of espionage and sentenced to decades in prison. The story of their crime, as told in the 1985 movie The Falcon and the Snowman, was only the beginning. American Sons tells the full story of their ordeal behind bars - and how a young, idealistic paralegal named Cait Mills helped them become free men.
Pekka Siitoinista Jussi Halla-ahoon Antikommunismista Ja Natsismista Maahanmuuttokriittisyyteen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,000. Language: Finnish. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
Pekka Siitoinin arkistot aukesivat 2010. Niiden tutkiminen johti tämän teoksen kirjoittamiseen. Kirjan otsikko ei vastaa täysin kirjan sisältöä, jos katsoo esimerkiksi Halla-ahon silmälasien läpi. Otsikossa voi piillä jotain juonta jos katsoo Pekka Siitoinin kautta piirettyä linjaa Suomen äärioikeiston piireissä.
From Iran to America: Changes, Choices, and Challenges
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,230. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Journey with the author from his youth in a small village in Iran, to two larger cities there, and then to America, blindness, and happiness. Now an American citizen and a proud resident of Boston, Mortazavi has much to say about Iran vs. America, volunteerism, American culture and humor, and what makes this country a true home for him. His gratitude and optimism shine throughout the book.
Evita
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,240. Language: American English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
In 1935 Evita travels to Buenos Aires, a bustling city of eight million. It’s the train ride of her life. An actress job leads to the stage, films and radio soap operas. Famous already she meets the dashing Colonel Juan Peron. Soon enough she’s his lover, companion and trusted adviser; together they dazzle Argentina.
The JFK Assassination Diary: My Search for Answers to the Mystery of the Century
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,080. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
One of the most important original documents about the assassination of president john f. kennedy to be published on the 50th anniversary of the event. The never before published diary of edward jay epstein’s investigation into the assassination reveals startling new details. epstein is one of america’s most acclaimed investigative journalists.
Jeffrey Archer: The Kurds "The Simple Truth"
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 88,950. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Jeffrey Archer is the one name related to Kurdish relief - Why? British Aid for the Kurd is the secret the government has kept hidden - until now.
Guilty Survivor: Memoirs of Tamerla Kendall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,600. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Secret Cravings Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Bosnian Croat, Tamerla Kendall, lived through the carnage and chaos in Sarajevo during the Bosnian War (1992-1995). Hers is a story of courage, fear, ingenuity, and survival. Difficult choices she made then still disturb her peace of mind and life today.
Contender: The Justin Trudeau Story
Price: Free! Words: 20,020. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Essay » Political
Is Justin Trudeau the saviour of the Liberal Party of Canada? Will he one day be prime minister? As the son of one of Canada’s most popular leaders, Trudeau was never far from the political spotlight, but in recent years the MP for Papineau has sought it out. Now he’s running to take charge of the party his father once led.
Cracking the Whip
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,510. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Fast-paced political memoir by a former Conservative MP charting the infiltration of the Conservative Party by non-conservative elements and the subversion of a once-great political party.
Robert LeFevre: "Truth is Not a Half-way Place"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,900. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Who was Robert LeFevre? One of America's famous "unknowns." He had a profound influence on tens of thousands of listeners, readers, and students. His ideas about social change, individual responsibility, and self-government offered people around the world a new perspective. Some men called him a Don Quixote. Others called him one of America's most dangerous men.
McCune's Manchester Volume 1 - 2008
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Adam McCune's "McCune's Manchester" column appeared in the New Hampshire Union Leader from April 2008 to July of 2012. This volume covers all columns published in 2008.
Why Martin Luther King Jr had to die and will Barack Hussein Obama suffer the same fate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,780. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
An investigative reporter takes a hard, deep look into the true motives behind Martin Luther ing's death and the possiblity of an attempt to assassinate Barack Hussein Obama.
Ultimate.
Price: $1.90 USD. Words: 28,050. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
In this elegy of life, times and music one reflects on the sentiment, sensations and symposium of times:1964 to 2011. From politics to purpose to propriety. Taken in story over the many decades, and the ideas and instances of one who lived through it and came out for the better. A conclusive about the tides of eras, engagements and incentives of music, mentality and emerging...
The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Volume 3: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Book 3. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 24,730. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A sample: Bob Rafsky suffered from AIDS, and he was an activist for AIDS research. One day, he went to a Japanese pharmaceuticals company to ask why research was being delayed on a promising new drug. To make a point, he rolled the leg of his pants up, and then showed the executives a lesion-covered leg. (Some anecdotes are thought provoking rather than funny.)