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We've Got People: From Jesse Jackson to AOC, the End of Big Money and the Rise of a Movement
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 160,160. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2019 by Strong Arm Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez may seem like she came from nowhere, but the movement that propelled her to office - and to global political stardom - has been building for 30 years. With the party and the nation at a crossroads, this timely and original book offers new insight into how we've gotten where we are - and where we're headed.
Room 101 Motorbikes, Big Brother & Objectivists: Observations of an Abstract Connectionist
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,840. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy
The converging prophesies of George Orwell’s “1984” collide with explosive force against Ayn Rand’s objectivist philosophy. The resulting chaos enables us to discover a complex consciousness through philosophical, social, political, metaphysical, and moral questions.
What Justice Demands: America and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,280. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
What is at the core of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict? What does justice demand of us in this conflict? This book clarifies an intimidatingly complex issue—and upends conventional views about America’s stake in it.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Courting a Reluctant Ally - An Evaluation of U.S./UK Naval Intelligence Cooperation, 1935-1941, Franklin Roosevelt, OSS, Commander Ian Fleming
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,600. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » War
There are now few among us whose memories go back to the period between the two world wars and who would be able to point out that, commonalities of language and culture notwithstanding, today's special relationship between the United States and Great Britain is a quite recent phenomenon, really dating only from the 1940-41 timeframe.
Essential Guide to Interrogation and Torture: CIA KUBARK Counterintelligence Interrogation Manual, Human Resource Exploitation Training Manual, Art and Science of Interrogation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 329,360. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
Major documents in the history of American intelligence interrogation are included in this unique ebook compilation, including two famous manuals, the CIA KUBARK manual from 1963 and the 1983 Human Resource Exploitation Training Manual with all of the handwritten notes and changes included.
Essential Guide to China's Tiananmen Square Massacre 1989 - Overview and History, Accounts of Survivors and Dissidents, Anniversary Hearings, Current Chinese Human Rights Abuses
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 269,720. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
This unique ebook provides a comprehensive overview of the June 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre in China on the occasion of the 25th anniversary, featuring histories, accounts of survivors and Chinese dissidents, hearings held by the U.S. Congress and the Congressional - Executive Commission on China (CECC), and stories of current Chinese human rights abuses.
Climate Change and Human Rights: The 2015 Paris Conference and the Task of Protecting People on a Warming Planet
Series: Global Policy e-books. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,290. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
Can framing climate change as a “human rights issue” be expected to strengthen the political resonance of the problem and spur immediate and significant action? Can it open fertile legal avenues for its management? And is it the correct way of framing the problem?These are the questions addressed by contributors to Global Policy’s e-book entitled “Climate Change and Human Rights'.
Rise and Fall of the Leninist State: A Marxist History of the Soviet Union
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,210. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
An economic history of the Soviet Union, from its inception in 1917 to its demise in 1991. It is in the economics of the Leninist state, not its politics or ideology, that we find the seeds of its destruction. By examining the economics of the USSR, we can see not only why the Russian Revolution took the course that it did, but why it could not have taken any other path.
The World's Best Place Norway and the Norwegians
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,170. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
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The United Nations says Norway is the world's best place to live. So what's it like to live there? Who are these people, and what are their civic and cultural values? An unblinking look at celebrated, and uncelebrated, aspects of this paradoxical socialist welfare state by a Norwegian-American journalist.
Nuclear Power Plant Reactor Training Manual: Boiling Water Reactor (BWR) Design at Japan TEPCO Fukushima Plant and U.S. Plants - Comprehensive Technical Data on Systems, Components, and Operations
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,770. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
Learn the full details of the nuclear power reactor design at the heart of the 2011 Japanese TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi disaster with this training manual for nuclear workers published by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). Every important safety system which has played a key role in the crisis is discussed in detail, including the reactor core, containment, emergency core cooling, and others.
People's Republic of China Anti-Satellite (ASAT) and Space Warfare Programs, Policies and Doctrines: An Assessment including the 2007 Shootdown Incident, Space Weapons
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,360. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
This ebook provides a reproduction of the U.S. - China Economic and Security Review Commission report, Assessment of China's ASAT Anti-Satellite and Space Warfare Programs, Policies, and Doctrines, January 2007. Contents include: Summary of Chinese recommendations of space weaponization, Space War, and much more.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: NBC Protection (FM 3-4) Nuclear, Biological, Chemical Hazards (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,180. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the NBC Protection Field Manual (FM 3-4) covers the use of protective gear, test equipment, and existing structures by soldiers in the field to protect against nuclear, biological, and chemical weapons threats.
Piratas de América
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,530. Language: Spanish. Published: April 20, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Testimonio de un filibustero francés que relata las vivencias de los piratas europoes en América, elc ual ha servido de referente para libros, películas, documentales y reconstrucciones noveladas de la piratería en el Mar caribe del continente durante la época de la colonia española en América.
The President and the Intelligence Community: The Importance of the Relationship - Fascinating Case Studies of John Kennedy, George H.W. Bush, and George W. Bush, Including Bay of Pigs, Desert Storm
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 45,150. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » White house
This study identifies the correlation between the quality of the U.S. president's relationship with the intelligence community and intelligence failures. This research also evaluates how the relationship changes over the course of a presidency in an effort to identify factors that contribute to a working relationship strong enough to mitigate the risk of intelligence failures.
Essential Guide to Russian Hacking and Malicious Cyber Activity in the 2016 Presidential Election, Intelligence Agency Reports, Role of Putin, Russia Political Warfare Against America and the West
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 112,770. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
This is a comprehensive compilation of breaking government reports and congressional testimony regarding the assessment of the U.S. intelligence community, including the CIA, FBI, and NSA, that Russia and Vladimir Putin engaged in cyber attacks and propaganda to influence the outcome of the 2016 Presidential election between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.
2016 U.S. Intelligence Community Worldwide Threat Assessment - Clapper Testimony: Cyber Terrorism, Islamic State, ISIS, ISIL, Daesh, Syria, Nuclear and Missile Threats, Russia, Iran, North Korea
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 196,620. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper Jr. presented the 2016 annual U.S. intelligence community worldwide threat assessment in Congressional testimony on February 9, 2016.
Terrorist Attacks on Americans in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2012: Report of the State Department Accountability Review Board (ARB), plus House Committee Hearings, Briefings, Statements
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 155,820. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
This unique ebook provides a comprehensive guide to the terrorist attacks against American government facilities and personnel in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2012; the attacks killed four Americans, including the U.S. Ambassador to Libya, John Christopher Stevens.
Anatomy of a Hostage Rescue: What Makes Hostage Rescue Operations Successful? Game Theory and Biorhythms, Six Case Studies Including Iranian Mission Eagle Claw Desert One, Munich Olympics Massacre
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,940. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
This study develops a theory to determine the best execution time to conduct a hostage rescue attempt. It does so by explaining the phenomenon of a hostage crisis biorhythm and proposing four principles essential for success.
The Decline of America: 100 Years of Leadership Failures
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,430. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
From Woodrow Wilson to Barack Obama, Americans have little to admire in the legacies of our presidents —150,000 military lives lost, a $100 trillion debt, trillions of dollars spent on conflicts, active threats from Iran and North Korea—and what do we have to show for it all?
Confrontational Politics
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,520. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2018 by Nordskog Publishing Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy
There were pioneers who figured out the real nature of politics and won many battles for their principles. Bill Richardson of California is one of those pioneers. . . . [Here] he shares an enormous number of lessons he has learned. . . . The book is fun to read, and conservatives who study it and follow Bill’s advice will win a lot more battles in the future. — Morton Blackwell