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The Bully Pulpit: A Journey Into the Bible Convolutions, Misuses and Impact Upon Politics and Society
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 181,260. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
The Bully Pulpit is a journey into the Bible, its convolutions, its misuses, both past and present, and its dangerous effect upon American politics and society in general. Unless the public actually begins to comprehend the sinister uses of a book of such faulty premises by self-appointed religious/political crusaders, then American democracy as we know it is in jeopardy.
Fundamental, Basic, Natural Principles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
What is it that constitutes Fundamental, Basic, Natural Principles? Without an explanation and a definition, these words are nothing more than another worthless sound bite, similar to the often used but never defined, “conservative principles”, “core values”, “Christian values”, “Biblical principles”, “moral values”, Republican principles, or you name it.
Reid on Government Secrecy
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Government secrecy is likely one of the most controversial topics of our time. Often it is difficult to grasp the actual impacts of secrecy on our lives, but there is one book that does examine the impact over decades called Silent Heroes of the Cold War Declassified. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid wrote the foreward. This is that forward, painfully honest and sobering.
Tschi Lai - Erhebet Euch!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,330. Language: German. Published: October 31, 2013 by Edition Katzenschwanz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Erlebnisse eines Arztes in China und Burma 1939–45 (Neuauflage der Originalausgabe aus dem Jahr 1947). Von 1939 bis zum Kriegsende 1945 versah der Wiener Arzt Walter Freudmann im chinesisch-japanischen Krieg Dienst für Chinas Rotes Kreuz bei der chinesischen Regierungsarmee. Nach seiner Rückkehr verfasste er über seine Erlebnisse in China und Burma diesen Bericht.
Muslim Brotherhood (Al-Ikhwan) Encyclopedia: Islamist Extremism and Terrorism, Jihad and Sharia Law, Relationship to Hamas, Egyptian Uprising and the Ouster of Mubarak, Election of Mohamed Morsi
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 273,770. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This essential compilation of expert opinion and commentary from over twenty-five government and military reports and papers, totaling over 600 pages. The Muslim Brotherhood's role in the Egyptian uprising of 2011 and the subsequent election of Mohamed Morsi to the Egyptian Presidency has focused renewed attention on the organization, which has been accused of extremism and terrorism by some.
NASA's Management of the Mars Science Laboratory Project (MSL): Inspector General Report on Technical and Financial Problems with Mars Exploration Program Rover
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 12,680. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
NASA's Office of Inspector General issued this status report on the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) slated for launch in late 2011. The findings indicated that unresolved technical problems and cost issues could delay the launch.
21st Century IED and Roadside Bomb Encyclopedia: The Fight Against Improvised Explosive Devices in Afghanistan and Iraq, Plus the Convoy Survivability Training Guide
Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 166,600. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The effort to defeat improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and roadside bombs in Afghanistan and Iraq is fully explained in this comprehensive two-part encyclopedia compilation, featuring the Convoy Survivability Training Support Package presenting information on enemy tactics, techniques, and procedures for attacking convoys, as well as U.S. measures in effect to counter them.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Educing Information - Interrogation: Science and Art - Terrorism and Torture, KUBARK, Techniques and Training
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 171,340. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. Topics and subjects include: interrogation of terrorists, the McCain Amendment, KUBARK counterintelligence interrogation, MKULTRA, CIA, torture, pain and physical discomfort, sleeploss and deprivation, and more.
2013 Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office Review Book - Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosives, Bomb Squad, Forensic Investigation, Ordnance Disposal, Irregular Warfare
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,000. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is a thorough review of the Pentagon's Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office. The mission of the CTTSO is to identify and develop capabilities to combat terrorism and irregular adversaries and to deliver these capabilities to Department of Defense components.
Oman: Federal Research Study with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,020. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Oman 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 Oman and its history.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Workplace Security Awareness (IS-906) - Access Control, ID Badges, Scenarios and Procedures, Bomb Threat Checklist, Identity Theft
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) presents information on how employees can contribute to your organization's security.
Understanding The Roots Of Fascism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,860. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This work is an in depth study of the sources of fascism both within the individual, and society at large. It includes a socio-psychological analysis of the development of fascism, and also a historical overview of specific representations of fascism.
Neuf
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 83,560. Language: French. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
Neuf articles de la période 1986-89 touchant au thème de la dissidence – un problème du 20em siècle que la psychanalyse pénètre jusqu’à sa cause : l’assimilation de la génétique par la civilisation. Nine articles of the period 1986-1989 related to the theme of dissent - a problem that the 20em century psychoanalysis penetrates to its cause: the assimilation of genetics by civilization.
The Happy Pill: Portrait of a Middle-Class Homeowner During the Fallout of Economic Meltdown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,240. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Essay » Political
The Happy Pill uses a creative, narrative style to convey the realities about the past 12 years of the decay of American culture and the resulting financial meltdown fiasco in a way that wealthy, mainstream, popular media figures still refuse to do. The book offers a critical examination of the forces behind the huge transfer of wealth executed by politicians and their cheap interest agenda.
Beyond The Headlines: The Truth Behind Terrorism Today and The Complex Relationship Between The West and Middle East
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 55,550. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Fundamentalism
Beyond The Headlines is a comprehensive look at all of the elements involved in the relationship between The West and The Middle East. It spans from a brief history of Muhammad, histories of the Central countries involved and their politics to profiles of the main figureheads from both the political system and various terrorist organizations.
The Millennium Book--Module 3: Political Challenges in the twenty-first century
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 12,650. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Since history began, humans have sought to govern their collective behavior by organizing themselves into what we now call governments. Whether loose tribal councils and chieftains, or today's United Nations, these socio-political creations have been a part of virtually every collection of people for countless thousands of years. Here we explore political thought and reality in the new century
Complete Guide to the Three Worst Nuclear Power Plant Accidents: Fukushima 2011, Three Mile Island 1979, and Chernobyl 1986 - Authoritative Coverage of Radiation Releases and Effects
Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 506,850. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
The three major nuclear power plant accidents - Fukushima Daiichi in 2011, Three Mile Island in 1979, and Chernobyl in 1986 - are fully covered in this authoritative collection of official reports, with over 1,300 pages.
Fighting the Kelmarsh Wind Farm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The story of how a small village community with the help for their Member of Parliament took on the commercial giants behind a controversial wind farm application.
2012 Drug and Chemical Control Report by the State Department (Volume I of the International Narcotics Control Strategy Report - INCSR)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 204,100. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This State Department report, issued March 2012 and converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, provides the official government assessment of drug control efforts internationally.
McCune's Manchester Volume 1 - 2008
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Adam McCune's "McCune's Manchester" column appeared in the New Hampshire Union Leader from April 2008 to July of 2012. This volume covers all columns published in 2008.