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Córdoba y sus pueblos
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 82,810. Language: Spanish. Published: October 17, 2018 by El Barco Ebrio Editorial. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Este es un libro difícil de clasificar. Especialmente si nos centramos en cada parte y dejamos de percibir atentamente el conjunto. La forma expositiva en que el autor nos introduce cada pueblo, con datos sobre su ubicación, su latitud, su extensión, su historia, sus festividades, etc., no pretende ser exhaustiva, aunque se nota el esfuerzo por no dejar fuera detalles que pueden ser importantes.
The Influence of Artemis
Series: Life, Death and Artemis. You set the price! Words: 60,480. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » European
This third volume provides evidence of rites of Artemis during the course of life, and her perceived role in relation to both transitions at each stage of life and continuous practices throughout life. This is separated into three areas: the female life-cycle; the male life-cycle; and the way of life of the polis / society.
Η δική μου Αρκαδία
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,900. Language: Greek. Published: September 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Στοιχεία παρμένα από το βάθος των αιώνων, που μιλάνε για την αρκαδική πρωτοπορία στη βασανιστική πορεία του ανθρώπου, από τα σπήλαια στους Παρθενώνες. Η ιδιότυπη -κάποτε και χιουμοριστική- γλώσσα, σχεδόν "προφορική" γραφή, αιχμαλωτίζει τον αναγνώστη από σελίδα σε σελίδα. Δεν μοιάζει με καμία αντίστοιχη μελέτη του είδους και κάνει το διάβασμα απολαυστικό και όχι "εκπαιδευτική διαδικασία".
Greece and the Migrant Crisis: The Threat of Foreign Terrorist Fighters - Potential Islamic State ISIS Operative Transit and Recruitment Opportunities, EU and NATO Coordination in Processing Migrants
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,710. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Since the June 2014 establishment of the "caliphate" by the Islamic State, there has been an alarming increase in the number of terrorist attacks in Europe. Concurrently, wave after wave of migrants from war-torn countries such as Syria, Iraq, and Afghanistan have landed on Greek shores—and the shores of other southern European countries—in search of safety and freedom.
Non-Member State Participation in NATO Maritime Operations: Benefits in Burden-Sharing - Operation Active Endeavour and Ocean Shield, Defending Shipping Traffic from Terrorism and Pirate Attacks
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This thesis examines two NATO maritime operations: Operation Active Endeavour (OAE), conducted from 2001 to 2016, and Operation Ocean Shield (OOS), conducted from 2009 to 2016. In each of these operations, NATO benefited from the participation of non-members, notably in information sharing.
Троянский конь Британской империи
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,820. Language: Russian. Published: September 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
Эта работа является расширенной версией одной из глав капитального исторического труда того же автора на тысячах страниц (2009, на сайте Баландина с начала 2014 г.). Это сенсационное историческое открытие: глубокое исследование, с изложением удивительных событий по теме неизвестной страницы британо-российских отношений. Тут есть и прогнозы и предсказания, уже сбывшиеся или сбывающиеся.
GDP-Based Burden Sharing in NATO: The Politics of Defense Financing - Study of Military Spending by Allies Germany, France, Poland, Italy, Greece, Defense Secretary Mattis Policy under President Trump
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,060. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
NATO as a whole has struggled to sufficiently fund the capabilities necessary for its mission effectiveness, even as individual Allies (above all, the United States) have spent enormous amounts on defense. At the same time, some Allies have made significant security contributions—e.g., basing facilities and aid for migrants—that have not shown up in their defense budgets.
German and Italian Aversion to War: Background, Contemporary Issues, and Security Implications for Allies - History from Before World War I, Second World War, Through Post-Cold War, Troops Abroad
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,850. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
The populations of Germany and Italy are largely pacifist, but while many Germans are also anti-military, many Italians are not. Attitudes towards war and military forces were shaped in both states by their experiences during World Wars I and II and by the roles their respective militaries played in these conflicts.
Ukraine: The Lingering Soviet Headache and 25 Plus Years of Hybrid Rule - Persistent Communist Influence and Corruption, Authoritarian Rule Despite Democratic Institutions and Orange Revolution
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Ukraine remains far from a robust democracy and qualifies as a consolidated hybrid state. Despite more than 25 years of government development since independence, Ukraine continues to experience difficulty shedding the legacy of the Soviet era in order to advance to a truly democratic state.
The Cypriot-Turkish Conflict and NATO-European Union Cooperation - Historical Roots of 1974 Conflict Involving Cyprus, Greece, and Turkey, Turkish Refusal to Allow Cyprus NATO Participation
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,820. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
Despite having 22 member states in common, the European Union (EU) and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) have been unable to fully cooperate since 2004. Chief among the causal factors for this divide is the persistent conflict between Turkey and Cyprus.
Rising Tides: The Strategic Importance of the Black Sea and Romania for U.S. Naval Strategy - Countering Russian and Putin Aggression, NATO, Missile Defense and AEGIS Systems
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,640. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Since Russia's annexation of Crimea in March 2014, the relationship between the United States and Russia has regained the attention of America in ways not seen since the final days of the Cold War. Romania, a nation historically embattled between the East and West, positions itself as a stalwart ally of the United States against a resurgent Russia.
NATO or Neutrality? Decisions by Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden - Impact of Russian Aggression by Putin on Finnish and Swedish Alignment, Nordic Anti-access/Area Denial Strategy Effect
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,040. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » European
Although Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden are ethnically and culturally similar, and all relied on neutrality to protect their sovereignty prior to the Second World War, Denmark and Norway sought protection from the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) after the war while Finland and Sweden still remain outside the Alliance.
Kazakhstan's Geoeconomic Quest for Power in a Multipolar World - History on the Steppes from Tsars to the Soviets, Military and Security, Oil Fields and Uranium, President Nursultan Nazarbayev
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,670. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » European
Kazakhstan has managed to overcome a crumpling economy and ethnic tensions to become the wealthiest and most internationally respected republic in Central Asia: the only one to garner membership and leadership roles in the United Nations Security Council and the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe.
Russia's Security Relations With Finland, Norway, and Sweden - Role of NATO and United States, Threats from Vladimir Putin, Regional Security, Collective Defense, Seeking NATO Membership
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,970. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » European
This study examines the role that NATO and the United States play in the security policies of Finland, Norway, and Sweden, and Russia's views on the activities of the Alliance and the United States along its northern flank.
Italy's Carabinieri and Contemporary Security Challenges - Working With European Gendarmerie Forces (EGF), European Union (EU), and NATO on Migrant Crisis, Border Control, and Organized Crime
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 29,190. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
Since its founding in 1814 as a police force in the Kingdom of Sardinia, the Italian Carabinieri has demonstrated success. To meet contemporary security challenges, the Italian Carabinieri has adapted its police and military capacities to address both internal and external threats while working together with the European Gendarmerie Forces (EGF), EU, and NATO.
Italy: From Subjugation to Independence
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,970. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Enter a world of cloak-and-dagger intrigue and military rivalry, secret societies and revolution!
Scotland's Potential Independence: Defense Implications for Britain, NATO, and the United States - UK's Nuclear Weapons Deterrence Posture with Trident Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missiles
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
The significance of an independent Scotland would reach far beyond the borders of the United Kingdom (UK). Although the first Scottish independence referendum did not pass in September 2014, it raised some important questions that could affect the security of Europe and North America.
1. La Vigilancia de la Costa
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,980. Language: Spanish. Published: June 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » War
La vigilancia de la costa es el primer libro de la serie La costa catalana en la Guerra Civil (1936-1939). Este primer libro aborda el inicio de esta defensa de la costa a través de tres factores: la organización de todos los elementos de defensa establecidos en la costa; la importancia de la operación republicana sobre las Baleares y la descripción de la red de observatorios y su funcionamiento.
New Terrorism in France - Impact of Transnational Salafist Muslim Jihad Recruiting Wayward Youth With a Narrative of Renewed Identity, Social Media Radicalization and Lone Wolf Islamist Attacks
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,960. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Why did France face an increased terror threat in 2012, when 10 years prior to this, it was widely praised for its effective counterterrorism efforts? This work recognizes a new version of global Salafist jihad, which manifests in a decentralized, transnational movement and uses social media to perpetuate a narrative of civilizational conflict.
Putin's Propaganda War: Is He Winning? 2018 Analysis of Belarus, Kazakhstan, Latvia, France, Germany, and Finland Highlighting Source of Russian Influence, Fighting Kremlin's Information War
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 43,980. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » European
Putin's attempts to co-opt populations in Russia's near-abroad and in Europe have yielded varying degrees of success, but largely limited to former Soviet bloc republics. By analyzing six countries (Belarus, Kazakhstan, Latvia, France, Germany, and Finland) across two different regions, this thesis highlights the sources of Putin's influence as well as areas of weakness.