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British legal History - The fielding Brothers & bow Street runners
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » General law, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This is part of a fascinating new series of exclusive legal history features following the Birth of Law and Order, Parish Constables and Watchmen in England from 1663, and the development of specific law officers - including the famous Bow Street Runners and a series of other protection officers introduced to help keep the peace.
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.
September 10th
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 131,820. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
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The official account of the attacks on September 11, 2001 is a good story. It's just not good enough. Read history as it happened. Go right to the source, with links to contemporaneous news sources, video archives, official transcripts and declassified government documents.
Suomen Führer Valtakunnanjohtaja Pekka Siitoin 1944-2003
Price: $15.00 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.
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.
Dissatisfaction Between Black And White - The Other New World Order
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,320. 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)
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.
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.
Amerika? America! - From Immigration to Espionage
Series: Krutein Memoirs, Book 3 ยท Biography & Memoir. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,210. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Amador Publishers, LLC. 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
The Foundation Years of Elijah Muhammad 1958-1962 (Vol. 1 & 2)
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 96,800. 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!
China; Emerging New World Power
Price: $2.00 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
Los Desengaños
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,120. 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.
The Foundation Years of Elijah Muhammad Vol. 1
Price: $4.99 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
Series: History of Free Trade Agreements: NAFTA & EU COmpared. 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.
Nations Are Destroyed Because Men Forget
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Secretarius MEMPS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
Change is always resisted externally as well by who are internally involved with a new organization. The timeline of this resistance spans as long as there is forward movement towards the change, which means it transcends time. Those within the Nation of Islam who were key to this resisteance may have died off, but they had babies. These individuals come with a few more tricks than those before.
From Freedom to Ferguson: The Private Sector Opportunity to Empower Black America
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: American English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Every protest in the American struggle to overcome inequities hearkens back to the Bill of Rights. Dr. King described the process engaged by the founding fathers as "schizophrenic," because their behavior bore no resemblance to the constitutional laws they established. America's private sector has played a pivotal role in the welfare of black people throughout history. What's happening today?
Social Injustice: What Evangelicals Need to Know About the World
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 80,740. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011 by Sacred Tribes Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
William Moulder and Michael Cooper have done us a great service in compiling these essays on justice from an evangelical perspective. The first three essays in this timely and important book lay out the biblical, theological and his-torical foundations of justice. The next six essays address the practical application of biblical principles of justice.