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Diana: Death by Accident or Design?
Price: $3.68 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
It was in the early hours of Sunday August 31, 1997, in a tunnel at the Place d'Alma in Paris, that Diana, Princess of Wales, was killed along with her lover Dodi Al Fayed and their driver Henri Paul. Dodi's bodyguard, Trevor Rees-Jones, survived.
L'affaire
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,290. Language: French. Published: February 14, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
" L'affaire Soljenitsyne" rassemble l'ensemble des documents officiels concernant l'exclusion de Soljenitsyne de l'union des écrivains soviétiques en 1969.
Terrorism, Jihad, Nukes and Other Issues in Focus
You set the price! Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Amjed Jaaved has been contributing free lance for around forty years. His contributions stand published in the leading dailies (News International, Nation, Dawn, et. al.), and abroad (Nepal Review, New Nation Bangladesh, Sangram, and others). The writings included in this paper cover diverse subjects _ nuclear terrorism and deterrence, jihad, suicide bombers, Kashmir issue, economic issues,so on
September 10th
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 124,000. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
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The official government account of 9/11 is a good story. It's just not good enough. What really happened before, during and after the day America lost her soul? Read history as it happened, with links to contemporaneous news sources, video archives, official transcripts and declassified government documents.
Batallas por la Democracia
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 360,020. Language: Spanish. Published: November 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Este es un relato del autor sobre las batallas por la democracia que libró personalmente durante dieciocho años hasta lograr sacar al PRI de Los Pinos. Desde las protestas y la represión en Nuevo León hasta la elección de Vicente Fox como presidente de la república. Un ciudadano que se confronta con autoridades, partidos y medios de comunicación, triunfos y derrotas.
Dissatisfaction Between Black And White - The Other New World Order
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011 by Secretarius MEMPS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This book delves into the two positions perplexing the Black nation in America as a result of chattel slavery. One is the desire to stay with their former slave-masters and seek civil rights, despite being subjected to genocide through multi-forms of integration. The other is written by Messenger Elijah Muhammad: "We believe the offer of integration is hypocritical...(see long discription)
The New World Crisis: Origins of the Second Cold War and World War III: Second Edition
Price: Free! Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
This is the second edition of The New World Crisis, a short history of the Second Cold War and, perhaps, the origins of the Third World War. Unlike traditional histories, it is intended to be a living document which I will regularly update to account for new developments and interpretations.
Suomen Führer Valtakunnanjohtaja Pekka Siitoin 1944-2003
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,410. Language: Finnish. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Pekka Siitoinista kertova vuonna 2006 julkaistu kulttikirja nyt e-kirjana.
World, Incorporated: The History of the Supra-National Corporation and its Global Stranglehold on Freedom and Democracy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,180. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
It has become a truism in politics that "corporations have become too powerful". Between 1990 and 2010; corporate power has now exceeded national power and global economic structures now have unchecked control over democratic governments, and has passed to multi-national corporations who have no country, owe allegiance to no government, and answer to no nation. They are now supra-national.
The Foundation Years of Elijah Muhammad 1958-1962 (Vol. 1 & 2)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,810. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by Secretarius MEMPS. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Exegesis & Hermeneutics, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
In the early days, when there was no Muhammad Speaks newspaper, which had become the official newspaper of the Nation of Islam, Elijah Muhammad submitted articles to various local papers for publication. Some of these newspapers were the Herald Dispatch, Amsterdam News, The Crusader and the Pittsburgh Courier. Many of the truths in them are not being taught today. By Far, a Collectors Item!
Rescate de rehenes. El éxito de Entebbe, el bochorno de Cárter, las masacres y dudas sobre Fujimori, Putin y Uribe
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,170. Language: Spanish. Published: April 3, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Son espectaculares y concitan la atención mundial. Cada vez que se produce una toma de rehenes, las autoridades oficiales no pueden hacer concesiones sin parecer débiles ni actuar con indiferencia frente a las vidas en peligro. He aquí algunos de los más resonantes casos de tomas de rehenes y sus intentos de rescate, con una reflexión sobre el trasfondo político y social que los rodeó.
Solitary: The History and Current Reality of Torture as a Means of Social Control Within Prisons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,130. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
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Why is solitary confinement, known to cause a mental state akin to psychosis, widely used in contemporary prisons? Solitary's powerful psychological effects make it a unique tool for exerting social control. This history argues that CIA "brainwashing" research of the 1950s may have influenced the design of isolation units in American prisons today.
Los Desengaños
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,710. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Cuba to 1959 - This is not the Cuba of Havana tourists, politicians and prostitutes. This is a candid first person account of life as it was on the other end of the island. Of life on a cattle ranch, the tradition bound city of Camaguey, and later, the mining town of Nicaro in Oriente province. The author describes living with political unrest in the background that exploded into a revolution.
Amerika? America! - From Immigration to Espionage
Series: Krutein Memoirs, Book 3 ยท Biography & Memoir. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 90,210. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Amador Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Vol.3 of the remarkable autobiographical memoirs of Eva Krutein finds the family moving to California - in the 1960s! - with five teenagers! Suddenly Eva's narrative is interrupted by her husband, Manfred. His secret diary is quoted at length, revealing how his "ocean mining" job for Howard Hughes is really a secret spy project to raise a lost Soviet submarine from the floor of the Pacific.
El Aroma del Mastranto
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,830. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Narración hecha a través de cartas a una amiga, de un viaje realizado por una niña de doce años desde España a Venezuela durante el verano del año 2.012
China; Emerging New World Power
Price: $3.34 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
It is ironic for China, a country that prides itself to have had a “peaceful rise” to have celebrated its diamond jubilee independence day, on 1st October 2009 where the People's Army marked the day with a staggering display of military hardware as the goose-stepping soldiers, tanks and intercontinental ballistic missiles filed through Tiananmen Square, in front of the Gate of Heavenly Peace
The Foundation Years of Elijah Muhammad Vol. 1
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,960. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by Secretarius MEMPS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Exegesis & Hermeneutics
In the early days, when there was no Muhammad Speaks newspaper, which had become the official newspaper of the Nation of Islam, Elijah Muhammad submitted articles to various local papers for publication. Some of these newspapers were the Herald Dispatch, Amsterdam News, The Crusader and the Pittsburgh Courier. Many of the truths in them are not being taught today. By Far, a Collectors Item!
Hope or Terror: Gandhi and the Other 9/11
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
100 years before September 11, 2001, on September 11, 1906, M.K. Gandhi officially launched the world's first Satyagraha, or strategic, nonviolent resistance campaign. In this short book, noted peace scholar Michael Nagler tells the story of the birth of Satyagraha (literally "clinging to truth") in South Africa.
Civil Society Versus the Negative Heritage of World Statism Since 1989: Mexico and Romania in the Era of Globalization
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
My contribution is to remedy the failure of analysis of the Mexican and Romanian case studies of civic society in an era of globalization. Especially since the collapse of the Berlin Wall, thousands of NGOs have sprung up. Many have hoped in vain to receive funds from domestic donors, but merely by their existing they are not eligible to receive funds from abroad.
Turning Points: The Campaigns That Changed Canada - 2011 and Before
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 158,090. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
The dramatic political events of 2011 -- the election of a Conservative majority government after seven years of minority rule -- have sent Canadian politics hurtling in a new and unpredictable direction. The drama of one of the most exciting elections in Canadian history is captured in this revised and updated edition of Turning Points: the Campaigns That Changed Canada.