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Beam Weapons: Roots of Reagan's Star Wars
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,260. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Lasers & Photonics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Beam Weapons describes the military technology behind Ronald Reagan's 'Star Wars' strategic defense system, intended to develop radically new beam weapons that destroyed nuclear missiles with directed energy — laser beams or charged particles. Originally published in 1984 as Beam Weapons: The Next Arms Race, this new edition includes an epilogue covering recent development of laser weapons.
Iran Nuclear Deal: Implications of the Framework Agreement
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Edited by Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan and Arka Biswas, this volume from the Observer Research Foundation and Global Policy consists of nine chapters that deal with various aspects of the Iranian nuclear agreement reached on 2 April 2015.
The Nuclear Secrets: British Trident Submarines
Price: Free! Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Essay » Political
This is the report by William McNeilly about hazards and slovenly conduct on British Trident submarines. In May 2015 he sacrificed his career, maybe more, to write it. Another ex Navy officer, Euan Bryson, said McNeilly's concerns about security "rang true from my experience". For more about nuclear near catastrophes, see e.g. Eric Schlosser: Command And Control. Allen Lane/Penguin, 2013.
The Shape of Events to Come
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,550. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Wars, terrorism, revolutions and civil unrest mark the ravages of a mental plague afflicting the human race. This epidemic of the psyche is caused by a state of constant stress, worry, and tension created by a lifestyle that is not in harmony with evolutionary laws. Gopi Krishna proposes that it is only the discovery of these laws that can save mankind from an inevitable nuclear catastrophe.
A Comprehensive Approach to Improving U.S. Security Force Assistance (SFA) Efforts - DoD Programs to Train, Advise, and Assist Foreign Partners' Security Establishments
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
This Letort Paper analyzes the topic of Security Force Assistance (SFA) and provides some specific recommendations designed to improve U.S. performance. SFA may be a new term, but the activities themselves are familiar ones related to how the Department of Defense (DoD) works to train, advise, and assist foreign partners' security establishments to accomplish common objectives.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Opposing Force OPFOR Worldwide Equipment Guide (WEG) Part 1 - Ground Systems - Infantry Weapons, including Russian, Chinese, U.S., German, Marksman, Sniper Rifles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
This illustrated Worldwide Equipment Guide (WEG) describes the spectrum of worldwide systems and system trends in the Contemporary Operational Environment (COE), serving as an authoritative "encyclopedia" of weapons around the world.
Sputnik The Soviet Challenge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Sputnik's launch put the United States scientific and military programs up against it. The U.S. Vanguard rockets began orbiting only months later. Yet there was a sense of urgency for the U.S. to catch up to its Cold War rival. U.S. Politicians, especially President Eisenhower, were pressured to step up testing of scientific and military rockets in order to bring the U.S. forward in the Space Age.
El aprendiz de brujo. La energia nuclear y los caminos del Apocalipsis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,570. Language: Spanish. Published: January 16, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » History » Military
Desde las bombas en Hiroshima y Nagasaki tenemos una visión tenebrosa de la energía nuclear, que se refuerza cada vez que un accidente pone en riesgo a poblaciones enteras. El autor nos remonta a los días en que Marie Curie descubría reacciones físicas que revolucionarían la Medicina y nos muestra a dónde realmente han llegado. ¿Qué es la energía atómica? ¿Cuáles son sus beneficios y amenazas?
Gun Control "2 Book Box Set"
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
All current and future gun control advocates should have this box set in their book library as these two books can be utilized as effective training tools for Second Amendment debate with pro-gun facets of society.
The Insurrectionist Mindset of Pro-Gun Facets of Society
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
All current and future gun control advocates should have this book in their book library as this book can be utilized as an effective training tool for Second Amendment debate with pro-gun facets of society. Byron Goines explains the insurrectionist interpretation of the Second Amendment that has been utilized for years by pro-gun facets of society to deceive Americans.
Gun Ho - America's Death Wish
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Gun Violence - Gun Control and Gun Rights are the crucial issues now facing Americans. Sadly, they're dividing Americans.The Gun Control debate - centered around Gun Control and the Second Amendment - has resolved nothing .Because these are Fairytales masquerading as Truth.In this book I examine the origins and implications of these Fairytales for the future of Gun Control in America.
Gun Control and The Second Amendment
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
All current and future gun control advocates should have this book in their book library as this book can be utilized as an effective training tool for Second Amendment debate with pro-gun facets of society. Byron Goines delivers irrefutable facts and truth in the revised and expanded 2nd Edition of Gun Control and the Second Amendment, debunking the pro-gun facet Second Amendment deception.
North Korea and the Ballistic Missile
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
The nuclear-armed ballistic missile is the most destructive weapon the world has ever seen. The latest country to gain this awesome weapon is the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, more commonly referred to as North Korea.
Slaves Hate the 2nd Amendment
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
There is a huge controversy raging throughout the land currently on the subject of the right of Americans to own firearms. The current crop of ‘Progressives’ believe that the only people that should possess firearms are the police and military.
The Road to Peace: From the Disarming of the Great Lakes to the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 20,380. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
"The Road to Peace" includes the struggles between America and Britain over the Great Lakes and the Oregon territory. The now peaceful border of the United States and Canada did not come about easily. Read about diplomatic initiatives after World War I when the great hope of mankind was an end to warfare. Also, there is a concluding section on the INF and Open Skies treaties.
Fail: The Collpase of Reason in Gun Control
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,190. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Fail: The Collapse of Reason in Gun Control is a look at the evidence available concerning guns and crime. Every attempt is made to present evidence in a straightforward, unbiased manner so that the actual relationship between gun ownership and crime can be explored.
Say No To Guns: Why Gun Control Will Solve Our Problems
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Geoff Wells. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This is a topic that will be a hot topic for quite a while and as it is an international concern it is best to be apprised of the situation as it can affect anybody at all. The author leaves you to form your own opinion at the end of it all. Sure persons have a right to bear arms but to what extent does it get out of control and require the intervention of the government?
Sandy Hook Slaughter: The Newtown Shooting and Massacre in Connecticut - Adam Lanza. Thoughts and Lessons on a Tragedy and the Coming Paradigm Shift.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
"As much as it is the right of citizens to bear arms, so too is the right of parents to bear their children in their arms." - Conrad Powell, Dec 16, 2012, quoting from "Sandy Hook Slaughter..." Our hearts go out to the families devastated by the Newtown tragedy. We as a nation are left with broken hearts and a reality that public policy on gun control or lack thereof is broken as well.
Reagan's Star Wars
Series: Military and Government Stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,630. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
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President Eisenhower understood how Washington worked. He left us a warning: Beware of the Military Industrial Complex I not only witnessed his warning being ignored, I participated in using the power of the Military Industrial Complex during my aerospace career. Reagan’s Star Wars describes why and how the Military Industrial Complex gave birth to Strategic Defense Initiative known as Star Wars
Tactical Nuclear Weapons in Europe: Prospects for Stability
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,690. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
This study is concerned with the present and future role of tactical nuclear weapons in the new European security system as seen from Ukraine, a country which once had the world’s third largest nuclear arsenal stationed on its territory.