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Conservative: Knowing What to Keep
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,360. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
America is on the road to tyranny and socialism, and only a national return to transcendent values and proven traditions will bring us back to freedom and prosperity.
Sheep No More: The Art of Awareness and Attack Survival
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Former US Navy SEAL and FBI Special Agent Jonathan T. Gilliam brings his unique professional perspective to teach you the art of awareness and attack avoidance by sharing unconventional warfare techniques and how to think like an attacker.
The Algorithmic Leader: How to Be Smart When Machines Are Smarter Than You
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,550. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Workplace culture, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
The Algorithmic Leader offers a hopeful and practical guide for leaders of all types, and organizations of all sizes, to survive and thrive in this era of unprecedented change. By applying Walsh’s 10 core principles, readers will be able to design their own journey of personal transformation, harness the power of algorithms, and chart a clear path ahead.
Where White Men Fear to Tread: The Autobiography of Russell Means
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 261,620. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Antenna Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
An autobiography of epic scope--the riveting, controversial story of Russell Means, the most revolutionary Indian leader of the Twentieth Century. Where White Men Fear to Tread (written with Marvin J. Wolf) tells the absorbing story of the accountant-turned-Indian activist who burst onto the national scene when he led a seventy-one-day armed takeover of Wounded Knee, South Dakota in 1973.
Liberalism or How to Turn Good Men into Whiners, Weenies and Wimps
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,470. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
The black middle class—saviors of the American way. Liberalism or How to Turn Good Men into Whiners, Weenies and Wimps documents the role of the 21 white, self-avowed socialist, atheist and Marxist founders of the NAACP and their impact on the Black community’s present status at the top of our nations misery index.
Swamp Wars: Donald Trump and the New American Populism vs. The Old Order
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,480. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
In the battle royal between The Swamp and the Trump insurgency that is the daily breaking news of the Trump presidency, will Trump’s populist reform movement or The Swamp ultimately prevail?
Enemies: The Press vs. The American People
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,960. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
In this riotous step-by-step dismantlement of the propaganda arm of the Democratic Party, also known as the mainstream media, D’Abrosca exposes the tactics by which the profiteering press deceives ordinary Americans, while delivering an epic tongue-lashing to news’ most disreputable characters.
Working Effectively with Indigenous Peoples®
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,680. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management
Whether you’re just starting out or want to increase your knowledge, Working Effectively with Indigenous Peoples® is written to support people in their Indigenous relations endeavours. The fourth edition has additional content and a fresh look inside and out.
Cómo terminan las democracias
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,910. Language: Spanish. Published: July 5, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Éste es un libro realmente importante sobre un tema que también lo es: el del peligro que entraña para la democracia y para Occidente el totalitarismo expansionista de la Rusia soviética. Jean-Francois Revel analiza con su rigor y clarividencia habituales las circunstancias y causas de la situación política mundial en la década de 1980, desmonta pieza a pieza el mecanismo de las mismas.
Historia, tradiciones y leyendas de calles de Mexico. Vol 1
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 132,330. Language: Spanish. Published: January 17, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Con este libro aprendemos, en un paseo a la vez geográfico y temporal, que el origen del nombre antiguo de ciertas calles de la ciudad de Mexico puede hallarse en una historia de amor o en una disposicion testamentaria, o en una tragedia.
The Gospel According to Disney: Faith, Trust, and Pixie Dust
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,000. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
In this follow-up to his best-selling The Gospel According to The Simpsons: The Spiritual Life of the World's Most Animated Family, religion journalist Mark Pinsky explores the role that the animated features of The Walt Disney Company have played in the moral and spiritual development of generations of children. Pinsky explores the religious, moral, and theological themes in 31 Disney films.
Masonic Enlightenment
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,110. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011 by Cornerstone Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
A Masonic education from the first page to last. Includes: "The Meaning of Initiation" by Frank C. Higgins; "Operative Masonry: Early Days in the Masonic Era" by Robert I. Clegg; "Masonic Jurisprudence" by Roscoe Pound; "Freemasons in the American Revolution" by Charles S. Lobingier; "A Bird's-Eye View of Masonic History" by H.L. Haywood; "Women and Freemasonry" by Dudley Wright and more.
Thinking about the Future: Guidelines for Strategic Foresight (2nd edition)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 104,640. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Forecasting, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Thinking about the Future, by Andy Hines and Peter Bishop, distills the expertise of three dozen senior foresight professionals into a set of essential guidelines for carrying out successful strategic foresight. Presented in a highly scannable yet personable style, each guideline includes an explanation and rationale, key steps, a case example, and resources for further study.
Parentectomy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 180,510. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
When parents separate and divorce, kids come last in family law. Should children's welfare be measured in "billable hours"? Christine Giancarlo thinks kids come first and need both parents. Parentectomy moves us toward that goal... for the sake of the children...
Information Warfare: The Lost Tradecraft
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,780. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Wish to repel unwelcome influence & cyberattack? Want to cut through fake news? Want to end terrorists’ ability to inspire? Want to take back your story and claim your own narrative? This book is for you. No tired clichés. A primer for the strategist and citizen—surveys 26 centuries of best practices, applicable today more than ever.
World Leadership: How Societies Become Leaders and What Future Leading Societies Will Look Like
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 184,230. Language: American English. Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
World Leadership is the story of how societies rise into leadership positions. History shows that “transformative innovations” enable societies to rise to power. Now new transformative innovations are on the horizon with the potential to change the world order. Societies will need to manage the increased power to become leaders or simply to ensure the stability and security of our world.
Scotland: Stunning, Strange, and Secret: A Guide to Hidden Scotland
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore, & legend
Do you find yourself drawn to the magic of Scotland? Would you like to see places beyond the typical tourist traps? Come, join me on a journey through the mists of legend, into the hidden places of mystery. Immerse yourself in the legends and myths, the history that has made this island precious in the hearts and minds of millions.
Flash Floods & Falls: Deaths & Rescues in Zion National Park
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,130. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This book details a variety of 70+ deaths that have occurred in the past century inside Zion National Park. The book is divided into flash flood deaths, slot canyon (rappelling) deaths, rock climbing deaths, falls from cliffs, and bizarre deaths. The author also includes numerous rescue stories of Bo Beck--Zion's senior Search & Rescue member for over 17 years.
This Messy Mobile Life: How a Mola can help globally mobile families create a life by design
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,170. Language: American English. Published: March 20, 2019 by Summertime Publishing & Springtime Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
Do your family dinners happen in more than one language? Do you celebrate Christmas and Eid? Do you and your family feel at home in more than one country? If so, then you may be a MOLA Family and yes, this multicultural, multilingual, mobile life can get a little 'messy.'
Rolling Nowhere
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 99,690. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 and represented by The Robbins Office. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Ted Conover's first book takes the reader along on his dream trip—a hardscrabble netherworld built for freight, not people—in search of an America "where numbers live like men."