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Ring Of The Cabal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 124,240. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
It’s coming. The freedomless, cashless, gunless, pornographic, pedophile society is coming, and I am not habitually looking to the future through jaded lenses. I am just aware of 250 smart city projects in progress. I am aware of 800,000 children who are missing in the U.S. each year which means 2222 child per day. I am aware of lawmakers and judges who push to legalize pedophilia.....
Military Brats
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 217,110. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
A startling, groundbreaking exploration, Military Brats is the first book to analyze what it means to grow up in the military. Based on five years of research, this book probes the consequences—both positive and negative—of being raised in a family characterized by rigid discipline, nomadic rootlessness, dedication to military mission, and the threat of war and personal loss.
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.
The Gospel according to The Simpsons, Bigger and Possibly Even Better!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,230. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
The Simpsons is one of the longest running, funniest, most irreverent, and, according to some religious leaders, the most theologically relevant show on television today. Journalist Mark Pinsky explores the religious and spiritual aspects of Bart, Homer, and the rest of cartoon's first family–a show strongly denounced by many conservative Christians back in 1989, but now viewed favorably by many.
Scary Monsters and Super Freaks: Stories of Sex, Drugs, Rock ‘N’ Roll and Murder
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 178,450. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
Mike Sager’s bestselling debut collection is now available as an e-Book with new material added. The nineteen true crime stories include tales of porn star John Holmes, superfreak Rick James, beaten motorist Rodney Glenn King, Rap empresario Eazy-E, and many more. Says E! Online: “Don’t pick this one up if you have somewhere to be the next morning."
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.
Conversations with White People
Price: $18.95 USD. Words: 132,240. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Minority Studies
Conversations with White People offers a raw, challenging, front-line look at the current state of the racial divide Pulled from thousands of online and offline conversations, Black people lead the way in these dialogues addressing head-on white people’s views of racism, White supremacy, and White privilege. Covering topics that range from the basics of what racism is to cultural appropriation.
De Essentie Van Zwarte Piet
Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 510,210. Language: Dutch. Published: October 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore, & legend, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Dit boek gaat diep in op de kenmerken en attributen van Zwarte Piet en op de Sinterklaasviering, die een oeroude jaarwisselingsviering is. Een god wordt gedefinieerd door zijn attributen en kenmerken. Met behulp daarvan is de geschiedenis van de twee Zwarte Pieten – Sint Nikolaas was de oorspronkelijke Zwarte Piet – terug te traceren tot zo'n 4000 jaar geleden, tot in de tijd van de heidense goden
Parentectomy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 180,510. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2018 by Tellwell. 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...
Luminescent Threads: Octavia E. Butler
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,340. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017 by Twelfth Planet Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
Luminescent Threads celebrates Octavia E. Butler, with original essays and letters to Butler.
Mythbusting the Cult of Confucius
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 172,310. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
The mythbusting book about China the world needs, this book rocks the boat. It explains Chinese culture with reference to Confucianism being a brutal control system rather than wisdom. It also takes a compassionate understanding of the Chinese people as victims of some of the worst human rights abuses ever perpetrated. Plainly written, it clarifies the so-called mysteries.
Framing 9/11, 3rd Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 183,560. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
One of the readers of the first edition of this book considered it to be the best work that has been written on the subject of 9/11. The 3rd edition seeks to make a very good book even better. The current, updated edition of Framing 9/11 involves more than 150 pages of new material covering, among other things, the 9/11 views of Sam Harris, Noam Chomsky, and Rebekah Roth.
Coup d’État: Exposing Deep State Treason and the Plan to Re-Elect President Trump
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,190. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
“This is…the most important book I have ever written.”—Jerome R. Corsi
True Tale From Another Mexico: The Lynch Mob, The Popsicle Kings, Chalino and the Bronx
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,320. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
A cult classic of a book from Mexico’s vital margins – stories of drag queens and Oaxacan Indian basketball players, popsicle makers and telenovela stars, migrants, farm workers, a slum boss, slain narcoballadeer Chalino Sanchez, a lynching, and a doomed tough guy. From Sam Quinones - one of the great contemporary reporters out of Mexico, the border, and the immigrant diaspora.
Cómo terminan las democracias
Series: Geopolítica. 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.
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.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Law and Order Operations - Army Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures ATTP 3-39.10 (FM 19-10) - Military Police, Host Nation Building (Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,050. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Field Manual provides guidance for commanders and staffs on military police law and order (L&O) operations. L&O operations support all elements of full spectrum operations (offensive, defensive, and stability or civil support operations).
Not Tragically Colored: Freedom, Personhood, and the Renewal of Black America
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 104,920. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2016 by Acton Institute. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Minority Studies
Despite a seemingly endless series of programs, discussions, and analyses—and the election of the first African-American president—the problem of race continues to bedevil American society. Could it be that our programs and discussions have failed to get at the root of the problem? Ismael Hernandez strikes at the root, even when that means plunging his axe deep into the hard soil of political...
Ottissippi The Truth about Great Lakes Indian History and The Gateway to the West
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 236,510. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
The sweeping history of the Great Lakes Indians. Lower Michigan was the highly contested gateway to the West and wealth. The complex, scattered, buried, inaccessible, now accessible, in the extraordinary research, in one volume. An important contribution to education and research. Know the truth and history, of the Three Fires, Ojibwe - Chippewa, Ottawa, Pottawatomi, Huron and many more tribes.
Born on the Edge of Race and Gender: A Voice for Cultural Competency
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,640. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
In this historic moment of transgender visibility in the U.S., Born on the Edge of Race and Gender uses the power of storytelling to contextualize one of the most misunderstood social issues of our time. Innovative, moving, and accessible, this multifaceted memoir explores the liberation of finding one’s voice in a world that prescribes silence.