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Lessons from Intervention in the 21st Century: Legality, Feasibility and Legitimacy
Series: Global Policy e-books, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,780. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
Debates about military intervention, humanitarian or otherwise, typically involve three issues: the legality of intervention in relation to international law, the legitimacy of the intervention to the wider public and the feasibility of proposed interventions. Edited by David Held and Kyle McNally, this e-book brings together world-class academics and practitioners to comment on these issues.
Israel la Guerra Asimétrica y el Terrorismo Global
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,650. Language: Spanish. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
Diferentes Manifestaciones, Métodos de Lucha y Contención del Terrorismo Global / Concepto, Origen y Causas de la Guerra Asimétrica / La Verdad Histórica Sobre Palestina y el Conflicto Árabe-Israelí / El Petróleo Como Arma de Guerra, Proyección de Reservas y Precios / La Desintegración del Sistema Comunista Internacional / El Oportunismo Político en Europa y América / y Mucho Más en un Solo Libro
Qatar: Federal Research Study with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 53,160. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Qatar politics and history, economic, social, military, and national security systems and institutions, written by the experts at the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. This Country Study is an exceptional review of Qatar, its history, and nearby Persian Gulf states.
Biografía del Caribe
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 169,240. Language: Spanish. Published: December 16, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
para comprender mejor la importancia integral de la cuenca del Caribe, con sapiencia, calidad literaria y de manera sugestiva, esta obra conduce un hilado recorrido histórico, geográfico y geopolítico alrededor de las formas de comercio, guerra, intrigas palaciegas, y ambiciones geoestratégicas de las potencias de la época, desde 1492 hasta 1903
Moment of Truth: The Nature of Catastrophes and How to Prepare for Them
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,910. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Emergency Management, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Public affairs
We are woefully unprepared for our next major disaster—but the lessons we’ve learned post-9/11 in NYC can show all of America the way to true resilience.
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
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.
Terror Operations: Case Studies in Terrorism (TRADOC Handbook) Tokyo Subway Sarin Attack, Murrah Building Oklahoma Bombing, Khobar Towers, USS Cole Bombing, London Bombs 2005, Beslan Hostage Crisis
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 109,150. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Terror Operations: Case Studies in Terrorism is a U.S Army handbook that presents several terrorist incidents in a case study methodology. This document provides an introduction to the nature of terrorism and recognition of terrorist threats to U.S. military forces.
Transitions from Violence to Politics: Conditions for the Politicization of Violent Non-State Actors - Hizbollah, Irish Republican Army (IRA), Muslim Brotherhood, Partiya Karkeren Kurdistane
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,960. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
It is imperative for a nation to understand the most effective way to combat threats to its national security, and at times the best reaction to a violent atrocity could be diplomatic. This study examines the politicization process of violent non-state actors and the five statistical factors that contribute to the likelihood of a successful transition from violence to politics.
Causa 1/89 Fidel Castro: narcotráfico y corrupción. Fusilamiento de Ochoa Sánchez y los hermanos La Guardia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 151,920. Language: Spanish. Published: November 13, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
En 1989 la dictadura cubana anunció por medio de Granma órgano oficial de propaganda los arrestos del general Arnaldo Ochoa Sánchez, el coronel Antonio Rodríguez Estupiñán, el capitán Jorge Martínez Valdés, el general de brigada Patricio de la Guardia Font, el coronel Antonio de la Guardia Font, el teniente coronel Alexis Lago Arocha, y el mayor Amado Padrón Trujillo, implicados en narcotráfico.
Black, White, Other: Biracial Americans Talk About Race and Identity
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 146,200. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » North America
In this 20th anniversary edition of the landmark "Black, White, Other" (Morrow, Quill), journalist Lise Funderburg explores the lives of 46 adult children of black/white unions. Her subjects' unflinching honesty, humor, and deep feeling result in a stunning—and enduring—portrait of race in America. New foreword by novelist Mat Johnson and links to updated commentary from original participants.
Ten Letters To Obama
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,380. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World leaders, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this book, Notable author, Dennis E. Adonis, tells a chronological story that trails on an actual daily letter ritual that President Barack Obama practices each morning, and one that may seem nonsensical to the untrained mind, but which had given the President a conduit to the root of socio-economic knowledge that is understandably necessary to govern effectively.
Six Angry Evangelicals Use the Imaginary “gay threat” to: Divide a Nation, Elect a President, and Undermine a Democracy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 104,490. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Fundamentalism
In 2006 Religion Gone Bad was released by the Penguin Company. In light of Donald Trump’s election and the rapid turn to the right of millions of American voters, the author is convinced that it is urgent that we release a new edition of Religion Gone Bad as Six Angry Evangelicals.
María Antonieta la reina decapitada por la revolución francesa
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 181,260. Language: Spanish. Published: September 15, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Quizás la biografía mas completa y apasionante de la trágica vida de María Antonieta, la bella austriaca que se casó con el cuestionado rey francés Luis XVI, cuyo pésimo gobierno estimuló la revolución francesa con la nefasta consecuencia que la pareja real fue pasada por la guillotina del régimen del terror impuesto por Maximiliano Robespierre.
Hostage: Kidnapped on the High Seas
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,140. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 and represented by David Vigliano. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Known for her powerful female protagonists who refuse to back down in the face of evil, New York Times bestselling author Linda Davies somehow found herself in a situation that could have been ripped from the pages of one of her thrillers.
Chinese Intelligence Operations
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,670. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
This book is by far the best ever published on the subject. The author makes extensive use of primary and secondary sources including active Chinese Intelligence officers, internal Chinese documents, and publications. His approach is clearly analytical with no unsupported opinions. This work is the only one of its kind. It remains a "bible" in the Intelligence Community.
Kill Zone: A Sniper Looks at Dealey Plaza
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Kill Zone: A Sniper Looks at Dealey Plaza is the result of a seven year investigation into the Kennedy assassination by veteran police officer and former US Marine sniper and SWAT sniper Craig Roberts. It explores the event, the conspiracy of the planners, and traces the power behind the plot to levels higher than was ever imagined. Non-Fiction.
Geopolitics For Dummies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,650. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
Superpower America's hegemony is coming to an end, as China rises, Russia awakes, and the economic center of gravity shifts to Asia. Geopolitics is a fascinating topic that has been reduced to a Disney version in the mainstream narrative. This book reveals how the world really works and what to expect -- conflicts and wars included -- in the coming years.
Discorso sulla servitù volontaria
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: Italian. Published: April 7, 2014 by Edizioni Immanenza. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy
“vorrei solo comprendere come è possibile che tanti uomini, tanti paesi, tante città e nazioni tollerino talvolta un solo tiranno, che non ha altro potere che quello che gli danno; che ha il potere di nuocere loro solo finché essi possono sopportarlo; che non potrebbe far loro alcun male, se non quando essi preferiscono sopportarlo piuttosto che contraddirlo..."
Self-Inflicted Wounds: Debates and Divisions Within Al-Qaida and its Periphery - Osama bin Laden, Hamas, Hizballah, Muslim Brotherhood, Taliban, Salafists, Sharia Law
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,560. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
The United States, its Western allies, and nearly all states in the Islamic world are facing a weakened jihadi enemy, but one still capable of inflicting, or threatening to inflict, spectacular acts of terrorist violence.