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Complete Guide to the Buffalo Soldiers: History of Black Regiments After the Civil War, Western Cavalry and Indian Wars, Spanish-American War, African-American Troops Patrolling National Parks
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,170. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
This is a unique compendium of ten authoritative documents detailing the history of the Buffalo Soldiers. In 1866, Congress established six all-Black regiments, each of about 1000 soldiers, to help rebuild the country after the Civil War and to patrol the remote western frontier. These regiments were the 9th and 10th Cavalry and the 38th, 39th, 40th, and 41st Infantry.
Confessions of an Islamophobe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
While the United States, and indeed most of the Western world, fights an active war against Islamic terrorism, we remain in deep denial about who truly is the enemy.
The Chinese Air Force: Evolving Concepts, Roles, and Capabilities - Hypersonic Vehicle Technology, Aircraft, Reverse Engineering, Threat to Taiwan, PLAAF Air Force Leaders, Airpower
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 194,800. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Arms control
This vital report from a distinguished international group of experts on airpower, military affairs, and the People's Republic of China PRC - Taiwan relationship examines the present state and future prospects of the People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF).
Leadership in Administration: A Sociological Interpretation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,900. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Leadership, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy
Foundational study of how organizations work and how leadership promotes them. Long cited by scholars in many fields and assigned in classwork in many departments, this book is considered to have virtually created the field of institutional-leadership management. Beyond the usual platitudes and generalities of leadership, this book takes a realistic look at what successful management means.
Complete Guide to al-Shabaab, al-Qaeda, Mujahideen Youth Movement (MYM), Terrorism in East Africa, Somalia, Mall Attack in Nairobi, Kenya, Transnational Terrorist Threat
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 208,460. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
This unique ebook provides a thorough review of all aspects of the threat posed by terrorists from East Africa, focusing on the al-Shabaab group (also known as the Mujahideen Youth Movement MYM). These al-Qaeda affiliated terrorists claimed responsibility for the brutal assault on the Westgate Shopping Mall in Nairobi, Kenya on September 21, 2013.
Complete Guide to the 1993 Waco Compound Standoff and Tragedy - Branch Davidians, David Koresh (Vernon Howell), Followers - ATF, FBI, Clinton Justice Dept., Janet Reno, Danforth and Treasury Reports
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 416,380. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique publication presents seven official reports on the standoff at the Waco, Texas compound of David Koresh (Vernon Howell) and his Branch Davidian followers, from the initial confrontation to the final fiery conclusion.
Complete Guide to the 1992 Ruby Ridge Incident, Randall Weaver, Kevin Harris, Right-Wing Extremist Groups, Aryan Nations, ATF, U.S. Marshals Service, FBI Conduct During Siege, Army Employment Issue
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 363,120. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique publication presents official reports about the 1992 Ruby Ridge siege.
Standing Up to Goliath: Battling State and National Teachers' Unions for the Heart and Soul of Our Kids and Country
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,480. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Rebecca Friedrichs tells real-life stories that expose state and national teachers’ unions as the money and muscle behind the degradation of America’s schools and culture.
Compromised: How Money and Politics Drive FBI Corruption
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,280. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
Shattering the myth that the FBI leadership is immune to the twin lures of political power and money—from the team behind Clinton Cash.
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).
Edges of Radicalization: Ideas, Individuals and Networks in Violent Extremism - Osama bin Laden, Al Qaida, Lone Wolves, Social Networks and the Internet, Counterculture and Jihad, Homophily
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,320. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This study argues that the spread of violent extremism cannot be fully understood as an ideological or social phenomenon, but must be viewed as a process that integrates the two forces in a coevolutionary manner.
The Dysfunctional President
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,380. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
UNDERSTANDING THE COMPULSIONS OF BILL CLINTON, Revised and Updated With a New Foreword, “The Lewinsky Affair.” This book is an in-depth approach to understanding Clinton's mind, past, and upbringing. Drawing on in-depth interviews, statements, and psychological analysis, this work seeks to help us all analyze and understand the former President Clinton.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Urban Operations Field Manual - FM 3-06 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170,750. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Urban Operations Field Manual (FM 3-06) provides the analytical tools for evaluating an urban operation to determine if the operation is necessary for overall mission success.
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
(3.83 from 6 reviews)
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.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Army Noncommissioned Officer (NCO) Guide and Field Manual 7-22.7 - Duties, Responsibilities, Authority, Leadership (Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
Professionally converted for accurate e-book format reproduction, this important U.S. Army field manual serves as a guide for the noncommissioned officer (NCO). Noncommissioned officers are the backbone of The Army and the reason our Army is the best trained. most professional. and most respected in the world.
Operation Fast and Furious: Senate Report on the ATF Gunwalking Policy on the Southwest Border, Mexican Gun Trafficking, Death of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry, Mexico Drug Violence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,470. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This is a reproduction of a June 2011 Congressional report on the Department of Justice's Operation Fast and Furious, using a strategy called gunwalking which allowed suspects to "walk away" with illegally purchased guns. The report claims that the program facilitated deaths and violence, including the murder of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry - called a preventable tragedy.
A Tradecraft Primer: Structured Analytic Techniques for Improving Intelligence Analysis - Cognitive and Perceptual Biases, Reasoning Processes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World leaders
This primer highlights structured analytic techniques—some widely used in the private sector and academia, some unique to the intelligence profession. It is not a comprehensive overview of how intelligence officers conduct analysis.
Povara libertatii. Atei, genii, sfinti si gangsteri: Ce ne-au dat si ce ne-au luat?
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 104,090. Language: Romanian. Published: July 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Mihail Neamtu, cea mai puternica voce a tinerei generatii de ganditori crestini din spatiul romanesc, ofera un tur de forta prin gandirea unor filozofi ai modernitatii... Sunt bucuros si onorat sa fiu pe aceeasi pagina cu prietenul meu, intarind prin cerneala durabila a tiparului ceea ce am aratat în pulberea forului. Conf. univ. dr. Adrian PAPAHAGI, Universitatea Babeș-Bolyai, Cluj
Augmenting Security on Department of Defense Installations to Defeat the Active Shooter Threat - Case Studies of Fort Hood, Washington Navy Yard, and Chattanooga Attacks, More Armed Personnel
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 42,040. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Active shooter attacks appear to occur more in the United States than other countries and some data shows that their rate of occurrence has increased in the past several years. In response, institutions such as the Department of Defense (DoD), other federal agencies, police, and education systems have increased security and adapted response procedures.
Essential Guide to the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty: Russian Violation With 9M729 Missile, Implications of Trump Administration Withdrawal from Treaty, China's Missile Program
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 83,380. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Arms control
Three comprehensive reports about the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty, and the implications of the Trump Administration withdrawal based on violations by Russia, have been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.