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Voices From the 99 Percent: An Oral History of the Occupy Wall Street Movement
By Lenny Flank
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,260. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
The Occupy Wall Street movement spread across the country and around the globe, and drastically changed the terms of political debate in the US. Technically savvy, the Occupiers posted events as they happened, in blogs and online forums. This is the story of Occupy Wall Street, in its own words. All proceeds from this ebook are being donated to the OWS movement.
September 10th
By Martin Weiker
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,960. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: 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.
Antidisestablishmentarianism
By Mary C. Findley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 211,990. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
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The Bible is a Book of Science Secular Humanism is a Religion of Mythology Antidisestablishmentarianism As the title of a book it is a little cumbersome, a little intimidating, except that it's absolutely essential to the discussion of Secular Humanism as America's Established religion and how we can disestablish it.
Safe at Last: Refugees in America
By Don Miller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,550. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Clinical Psychologist Dr. Don Miller has interviewed over 2,000 refugees who escaped from danger from seven different countries. This is a book of their stories. Most of them went through incredible suffering and hardship in their native countries and on their way to America. This included ethnic cleansing, starvation, torture, beatings and long periods of incarceration.
Los Desengaños
By Angela Tischler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,710. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
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.
Social Injustice: What Evangelicals Need to Know About the World
By Michael T. Cooper
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 80,740. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011 by Sacred Tribes Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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.
Terra Nullius - The Definite History
By Robert Challis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,930. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
A humorous history of Australia providing such useful information as: How foreigners can avoid offending Australians; The rules of cricket for Americans; How a Stuffed Horse won the Melbourne Cup; Why Sir Donald Bradman’s life was a failure. The study of history is about learning from the mistakes of the past. This book is guaranteed by the author to be full of mistakes.
The War Of The Lies The Lies Of The War
By Bo Elkjær
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,930. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
An account of how Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen misled Denmark into joining President Bush’s war on Iraq.
Turning Points: The Campaigns That Changed Canada - 2011 and Before
By Ray Argyle
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 158,090. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: 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.
Civil Society Versus the Negative Heritage of World Statism Since 1989: Mexico and Romania in the Era of Globalization
By Dr. Olga Lazin
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: 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.
Hard Choices: A Life of Tom Berger
By Carolyn Swayze
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by Pacific Place Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
A biography of the prominent Canadian lawyer, judge and politician. He is perhaps most notably recognized for his work on the Mackenzie Valley Pipeline Inquiry and his contributions to Indigenous legal rights.
The Triumph Of Barack Obama: More Letters To A Lost Nation
By Jerry Gallagher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,270. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
During 2008 a First Term U.S. Senator From Illinois shook the Democratic and Republican Establishments and the World when he ran for the Presidency of the United States and won. "The Triumph Of Barack Obama" is the story of that Historic Political Victory told through Blog Posted 2008 and 2009 Letters Addressed to "My Dear America" by the Author, an admitted Liberal Democrat.
L'affaire
By Alexandre Soljenitsyne
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,290. Language: French. Published: February 14, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
" L'affaire Soljenitsyne" rassemble l'ensemble des documents officiels concernant l'exclusion de Soljenitsyne de l'union des écrivains soviétiques en 1969.
Where Were You? The assassination of JFK.
By Bob Cornell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
By taking a slightly different approach to the assassination of John F. Kennedy we have discovered serveral heretofore undisclosed facts. Facts that we would like to share with you in order that you digest them and reach your own conclusion. This event is nearly 50 years old and it still has tremendous impact upon current political events.
Batallas por la Democracia
By Javier Livas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 360,020. Language: Spanish. Published: November 20, 2010. Category: 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.
La ville qui vient
By Marcel Hénaff
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,420. Language: French. Published: November 18, 2010 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Plus notre planète s’urbanise, plus la forme classique de la ville disparaît. Mais qu’entendre par forme classique ? Qu’est-ce qui l’a fait évoluer ? Par ses conditions d’apparition, par sa finalité politique et religieuse la ville se constitue comme monument visant à donner une image du ciel et une image du ciel et un résumé de l’univers.
How to Fish Without Getting Caught
By Michael Bade
You set the price! Words: 101,980. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This is a coming of age story about two young men who faced the dangers and adventures of learning to commercial fish in Puget Sound. It an historical account about what it was like to commercial fish in the 1970’s when Judge Boldt called in federal agents to arrest fishermen. It is an adventure story that will have you turning pages in anticipation and stopping periodially to laugh out loud.
Amintiri din România socialista
By Dr. Gheorghe Rafael-Stefanescu
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,760. Language: Romanian. Published: September 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Autorul ne introduce în atmosfera vietii din România socialista, amintindu-si de perioada razboiului, ocupatia sovietica, instaurarea si consolidarea regimului comunist pâna la prabusirea dictaturii. Evenimentele istorice si personale aduc scriitorul în cele mai neasteptate situatii. Recomandat celor care au trait "Epoca de aur", dar si mai mult generatiilor de dupa '89.
Live by the Sword: The Secret War Against Castro and the Death of JFK
By Gus Russo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 281,870. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Humiliated at the Bay of Pigs, John and Robert Kennedy sought desperately to eliminate Castro. Castro openly threatened to retaliate. Pro-Castro agitator Lee Harvey Oswald went to the Cuban embassy in Mexico, announcing he would kill America's president in exchange for sanctuary in Havana. Live By the Sword ends 35 years of public mistrust and confusion over the Kennedy assassination.
Big Oil And Their Bankers In The Persian Gulf: Four Horsemen, Eight Families and Their Global Intelligence, Narcotics and Terror Network
By Dean Henderson
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 187,990. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Big Oil pulls back the covers to expose an ancient cabal of global oligarchs whose control over the global economy is based on hegemony over the planet’s three most valuable commodities: oil, guns and drugs combined with ownership of the world’s central banks. "...an extraordinary expose of the powers and events that are exacting a heavy toll on us, the people”. Nexus New Times Magazine