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Geothermal Energy Guide: Clean Energy, Economic Development, Direct Use, Government Research Program, Geothermal Power Overview
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics
This is a unique compilation of government documents about geothermal power, covering many aspects of this important source of green energy.
ISIS: The Terrorist Group That Would Be a State - ISIL, Islamic State, Jihadist Strategy and Savagery, Strengths and Weaknesses, al-Zarqawi, al-Qaeda, al-Baghdadi, al-Nusra, Caliphate, al-Suri, Syria
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 38,650. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this case study presents a net assessment of ISIS: its strengths and weaknesses. The conclusion will propose some recommendations for degrading ISIS, both militarily and ideologically.
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.
Russian Political Warfare: Origin, Evolution, and Application - Comprehensive Study of Putin's Hybrid Warfare Campaigns Against United States and the West, Crimean Annexation, Ukraine, Gerasimov Model
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 110,850. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Russia's annexation of the Crimean Peninsula in 2014 and subsequent activities in Eastern Ukraine are not isolated incidents, but rather a new form of hybrid war, or asymmetric warfare. They are part of a decades-long and continent-spanning Russian political warfare (PW) campaign.
JFK, Oswald, Cuba, and the Mafia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,210. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World leaders
In his years of research on the assassination of John F. Kennedy, David Pratt, a respected scholar, noticed a gap in the literature: the absence of a work that simply presents the evidence and allows readers to judge. This book fills that gap by offering a timeline of firmly established evidence. No theories or conspiracies. But the evidence does not support the Warren Commission verdict.
Is Barack Obama's Birth Certificate a Fraud?
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 50,080. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » White house
Millions of Americans have heard the claims that President Barack Obama's birth certificate is a forgery. What's the evidence, and how good is it? John Woodman takes a close, careful look at the claims of forgery -- and the birth certificate itself. His 3 month independent investigation provides the answers Americans want to numerous questions regarding Barack Obama's long-form birth certificate.
América en Europa
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 101,170. Language: Spanish. Published: January 1, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Incidencia histórica, económica y geopolítica del llamado Nuevo Mundo en Europa Occidental, después de la llegada de Cristóbal Colón a América
De-Policing America: A Street Cop’s View of the Anti-Police State
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,090. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy
In this age of political indoctrination, leftist politicians won't let cops do their jobs: what you need to know about what, how, and why cops do what they do.
Deterrence Theory in the Contemporary Operating Environment - Case Studies of U.S. and North Korea, India and Pakistan Standoff and Kargil War, Libyan Bombing, Iraq, and Bin Laden Embassy Bombings
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Looking at four case studies, this study finds that while the existing theories do not account for some acts of aggression and limited deterrence failures, deterrence theory in general is still applicable to the current and future strategic environment.
#Duped: How the Anti-gun Lobby Exploits the Parkland School Shooting--and How Gun Owners Can Fight Back
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,500. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Arms control
#Duped shows how the anti-gun movement capitalizes on the youth and emotion of the #NeverAgainers and gives you the arguments you need to debunk the gun grabbers’ biggest myths.
Genios de la Estrategia Militar Volumen II
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 286,650. Language: Spanish. Published: May 26, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Memorias autobiográficas del coronel británico Thomas Edward Lawrence, mas conocido como Lawrence de Arabia, por su participación en el movimiento subversivo árabe orquestado por Inglaterra y Francia en los países árabes contra la ocupación del imperio otomano durante la primera guerra mundial.
Islam: Ideology and Conflict - Analysis of Islamic World's Diversity of Politics and Faith, Extremism and Terrorism, Sunni and Shia Divide, Sectarian Violence, Review of Islam's Historical Conflicts
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 139,670. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Islam / History, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this work is more than historical scholarship; it argues for an understanding of the Islamic World, Islam's roots and how those roots explain the political challenges of today.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: National Disaster Medical System (NDMS) Federal Coordinating Center Operations Course (IS-1900) - Part of National Response Plan (NRP)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 19,930. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides training to address the needs of Federal Coordinating Centers (FCCs) involving the National Disaster Medical System (NDMS).
China's Economic Development Plan in Xinjiang and How it Affects Ethnic Instability - Economic Development in the Xuar, Uyghurs, Silk Road, Central Asia Resources, Han Migrants, Destabilizing Factors
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,200. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
To decrease ethnic instability in Xinjiang, the Chinese government's plan is to economically develop the region. Xinjiang is rich in natural resources, is geographically significant and has a special economic zone.
Bleeding Heart Conservatives: What It's Good to Be Right
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,420. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
Conservatives have become a marginalized and misunderstood demographic in our pop-political culture. Harvard graduate Pillinger Choi, a first generation daughter of a Korean mother and a Jewish father, presents conservative views on social, fiscal and foreign policy issues from a modest and compassionate perspective.
Nation Building A Biblical Perspective
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,950. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2017 by Truth House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / General
God has a heavenly pattern for every nation on earth. Nation Building is a monumental work that challenges nations to identify their redemptive purpose and adopt the biblical principles that enable the building of a great nation. This process will lead to the fulfillment of the national redemptive purpose, and in turn the nation will receive those blessings that God promised to Abraham.
Irregular Warfare Special Study - Joint Warfighting Center Report on Terrorism, Counterterrorism, Unconventional Warfare, Foreign Internal Defense, Psychological Operations, Counterintelligence
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,170. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This report provides study results, research, analysis, conclusions, and recommendations concerning doctrinal implications of Irregular Warfare (IW).
21st Century Essential Guide to Less-Lethal and Non-Lethal Weapons and Equipment: Military and Civilian Police Usage - Taser, Rubber Projectiles, Stun Devices, Riot Control, Primer on Employment
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,720. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » History » Military
This excellent compilation of reports has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. It includes a reproduction of important documents from the Department of Justice and U.S. Military about less-lethal and non-lethal weapons and equipment for military and civilian usage.
Coyotes: A Journey Across Borders with America's Mexican Migrants
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,640. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012 and represented by David Halpern. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy
To understand the lives of Mexicans who slip into the United States, Ted Conover accompanied them across deserts, hid in orange orchards, floated across the Rio Grande, and cut deals with traffickers in human sweat. This classic account, a harrowing vision of life among the American underclass, is an enduring contribution to our national debate on immigration.