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The Other Anti-Semitism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,820. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
In anti-Semitism we usually imagine the Jews to be the victims. In this book, the author shows the Jews to also be the aggressor, alongside the Muslims, both of whom have for centuries persecuted the Christians of the Middle East, a forgotten but not insignificant Semitic entity.
China in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Cultural Orientation: Chinese, Cantonese, Gan, Mandarin, Uighur, Wu - Geography, History, Economy, Society, Security, Military, Religion, Traditions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 236,380. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of six unique guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in China.
When Computers Can Think, the Artificial Intelligence Singularity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,280. Language: Australian English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Intelligence (AI) & semantics, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
How do computers think today? Will they eventually be able to really think the way people do? What would they think about us? This book addresses the unseen elephant in the room. Computers are becoming ever more intelligent, will the future need us? Will natural selection condition a truly intelligent computer in the same way that it has conditioned us?
Complete Guide to the U.S. Army Signal Corps - Comprehensive Histories, Getting the Message Through from the Civil War to Today, World War II, Vietnam, Iraq, Advanced Training, Strategic Vision
Price: $8.59 USD. Words: 412,210. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Signals & Signal Processing
This professionally-formatted free-flowing ebook provides a complete guide to the famous Army Signal Corps, with reproductions of four major histories and documents from the Department of Defense.
The Sound of Freedom: Naval Weapons Technology at Dahlgren, Virginia 1918-2006 - Flying Bombs, Iowa Tragedy, Ordnance, PHALANX, SPAWAR, Rail Gun, Theater Warfare, Proving Ground to Warfare Center
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 181,940. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This book tells the story of one part of the Navy's research and development effort. Rooted in tradition and heritage traced directly back to the first efforts of Lieutenant Dahlgren to improve the scientific study of ordnance and naval weapons technology, this facility on the shores of the Potomac River started life at the end of the First World War, when the Navy needed a longer testing range.
'Don't Make the Black Kids Angry:' The hoax of black victimization and those who enable it.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 145,250. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Black people are relentless victims of relentless white violence, often at the end of a badge -- for No Reason What So Ever. That was the biggest news story of 2014 and it was easy to find in the New York Times, CNN, MSNBC, Spike Lee, Oprah, USA Today, and lots of other places. That is a hoax. That is what Don't Make the Black Kids Angry is about.
Toward Independence: The Emergence of the U.S. Air Force 1945-1947 - Organizing for World War II, Postwar Military, Eisenhower and Truman Support Independence, Sherman-Norstad Agreements
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 188,580. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This document describes the political, military, and technological context during 1945-1947 that led to the establishment of the independent United States Air Force. The author emphasizes the interaction of service disputes with Congress.
Defense Science Board Advisory Group Report on Defense Intelligence Operations Research Applications for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) - Joint Strike Fighter, Full Motion Video
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 116,910. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Operations Research, Nonfiction » History » Military
The Advisory Group on Defense Intelligence of the Defense Science Board (DSB) was tasked to examine the manner and extent to which Operations Research (OR) is employed by the Department of Defense; how OR can be used to support Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) decision making.
Preventing and Managing Conflict in an Unstable World - Iran, Rio Gangs, Iraq, Afghanistan, Taliban, Moldova, World War II, Rwanda, Child Soldiering, Japan Foreign Policy, Foreign Aid, Post-Conflict
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 200,940. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This anthology of research papers explores how to prevent and manage conflict in an unstable world. Some of the topics covered include Iran, Rio Gangs, Iraq, Afghanistan, Taliban, Moldova, World War II, Rwanda, child soldiering, Japan foreign policy, foreign aid, post-conflict, Greece, Uganda, Timor-Leste, and more.
Lord of Lords
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 163,940. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophecy
Lord of Lords, the second of three volumes, presents hundreds of biblical prophecies concerning the Second Advent and shows their fulfillment in the advent of the Bahá’í Faith. Investigate for yourself and discover how the promise of “coming like a thief” was fulfilled by Bahá'u'lláh (meaning “the Glory of God”). Be Always on the watch. (Luke 21:36) I Shall come upon you like a thief. (Rev. 3:3)
Women in Islamic Societies: A Selected Review of Social Scientific Literature - Monolithic Stereotype Succumbs to Multi-Faceted Empirical Studies on Muslim Women, Sex-Role Ideologies, Sacred Texts
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 150,880. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Demography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
This study provides a literature review of recent empirical social science scholarship that addresses the actualities of women's lives in Muslim societies across multiple geographic regions.
"The Holiness of the Real": The Short Verse of Kenneth Rexroth
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 101,160. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Amador Publishers, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Essay » Literature
With this e-edition of Donald Gutierrez's masterful "The Holiness of the Real," students and lovers of American poetry will now have an in-depth analysis of the short works of San Francisco's most iconic poet at their fingertips. Here is the exact text of Amador Publishers' 2014 2nd Edition of Gutierrez's authoritative guide to the works of Kenneth Rexroth, revised for convenience and ease of use.
2015 U.S. Intelligence Community Worldwide Threat Assessment - Clapper Testimony: Islamic State, ISIS, Cyber Threats, Russia, Iran, Terrorism, al-Qaida, North Korea, Syria, National Security Strategy
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 177,140. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper Jr. presented the 2015 annual U.S. intelligence community worldwide threat assessment in Congressional testimony on February 26, 2015.
Our Society, Our Planet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,830. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil, Essay » Sociology
This book explores deep concerns about the future of our societies on this 'our' planet. It is about the injustices and, in some cases, the criminal behaviour of small groups of people who have the power and economic might to influence governments and other institutions to leave legal possibilities open for them to behave and do the things their way with hardly any restrictions.
With Courage: The U.S. Army Air Forces in World War II - Atomic Bombing of Japan at Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Defeating Italy and Germany, Europe in Flames, Building Air Power, Lineages
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,540. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is a professionally-formatted free-flowing text reproduction of a major history of military aviation in World War II. With Courage: U.S. Army Air Forces in World War II retells the story of sacrifice, valor, and achievements in air campaigns against tough, determined adversaries.
The Big L: American Logistics in World War II - Industrial Mobilization, Acquisition, Infrastructure Building Victory's Foundation, Lend Lease, Pacific Theater, European Materiel Battle, War History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 194,720. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
American logistics in World War II was "big" by just about any measure one can devise. There is no question that it played a dominant role in the allied victory and thereby shaped the history of the rest of the century.
Principles of Real Estate Practice
Price: $24.95 USD. Words: 175,900. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by Performance Programs Company. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Real estate, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / real estate
Principles of Real Estate Practice by Mettling and Cusic is a textbook for the student preparing to enter the real estate business as a licensed professional.
Akathists, Services, Canons, and Other Prayers - Volume I
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,710. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Orthodox, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Prayerbooks / Christian
An Akathist (from the Greek Akáthistos ýmnos, unseated hymn) is a devotional hymn to a saint, holy event, or one of the persons of the Holy Trinity. This volume contains thirty Akathists, including those to our Lord Jesus Christ, and to the Mother of God, as well as other Saints, including several Saints of the British Isles and North America.
Fulcrum of Power: Essays on the United States Air Force and National Security - World War II, Doolittle, Overlord, Kenney, Arnold, Atomic Bomb, Men Who Made the Air Force, B-36, Cold War, Vietnam
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,260. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This intriguing USAF book contains thought-provoking essays on the role of the U.S. Air Force in national security issues from World War II through Vietnam to current times.
NSA Codebreaking Secrets Revealed: It Wasn't All Magic - The Early Struggle to Automate Cryptanalysis 1930s-1960s - Alan Turing, Vannevar Bush, First Electronic Computers, World War II Codes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 225,010. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Signals & Signal Processing
This fascinating NSA book details the amazing work at the agency in the first decades of computer development.