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The Light After The Dark
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
True stories by asylum seekers and refugees at the New Shamwari Project in Rochdale.
Political Forgiveness For Apology By Terrorist Perpetrators
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This study in reconciliation sets out the arguments for and against granting amnesty for apology for those who have committed some of the worst crimes in human history. It analyses it from a victim's perspective. Checked by the teaching of Scripture, this book will set you thinking about issues where wrong has been done, and what the biblical and Christian way forward is for concerned.
Back to Boston Harbor: Defend our Country, Faith, and Family
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 17,290. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
In these troubled times, Americans must show the strength and courage of the founders to stand behind their most precious convictions.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Support Function #3 Public Works and Engineering (IS-803) - U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), ENGlink
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,930. 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) provides an introduction to Emergency Support Function (ESF) #3 – Public Works and Engineering.
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 and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Politics and 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.
My Country Tears of Thee
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
When did we stop singing this love song to our country? It was so subtle; did it just sort of disappear with many of the other patriotic traditions that our country stood for? How many of us still remember this song, reminding us of the price paid by our fathers--the hopes and dreams of our ancestors, as they struggled in filthy disease-ridden holds of ships bringing them to a new land.
Relief on Backorder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Ed e. Ellis calls for the elimination of Congress, Wall Street, Tax Code, Military, Banks, Drugs, Lobbying, Alcohol, Nicotine, Non-Profits, Post Office, and the Political Ads & more. (Reasons, solutions) Line Item Veto (retroactive) prevents the stalemate games of Congress that create the very earmarks and pork, deficit spending, lobbying into debt. Ed ‘s answers to homelessness and more.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Opposing Force OPFOR Worldwide Equipment Guide (WEG) Part 1 - Ground Systems - Infantry Weapons, including Russian, Chinese, U.S., German, Marksman, Sniper Rifles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
This illustrated Worldwide Equipment Guide (WEG) describes the spectrum of worldwide systems and system trends in the Contemporary Operational Environment (COE), serving as an authoritative "encyclopedia" of weapons around the world.
Nuclear Matters Handbook, Expanded Edition: Guide to American Nuclear Weapons, History, Testing, Safety and Security, Plans, Delivery Systems, Physics and Bomb Designs, Effects, Accident Response
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,030. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Nuclear, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Newly expanded and revised for this 2011 professionally-formatted ebook edition, this is an authoritative guide to American nuclear weapons providing a comprehensive description of all facets of the history and current status of the nuclear arsenal, plus background data on bomb design and weapons effects.
Rats, Stones and the Goddess : A Conversation with Sabine Lichtenfels, Femspec Issue 9.1
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Batya Weinbaum interviewed Sabine Lichtenfels in July, 2005 when invited to participate in the seminar for Peace Journalists at Tamera. Tamera is an international intentional community in Southern Portugal. They openly maintain free love lifestyle to free up energy to liberate and change an oppressive society, along the lines of New Left thinkers influenced by Marcuse and Wilhelm Reich.
Positive Harmlessness in Practice: Enough For Us All, Volume Two
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
What does it mean to "do no harm"? Usually our focus is on what we shouldn’t do rather than on what we can do proactively to end violence towards others and ourselves. This discussion of harm and harmlessness, along with a Harmlessness Scale™, helps readers develop the ability to think, feel, and act harmlessly in everyday life.
Bahrain: Federal Research Study with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - History, Politics, Economy, Persian Gulf States
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 49,210. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Bahrain, 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 and Country Profile is an exceptional review of Bahrain and its history.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Disaster Basics (IS-292) - FEMA's Role, Emergency Response Teams (ERTs), Stafford Act, History of Federal Assistance Program
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,290. Language: English. Published: July 18, 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) introduces the student to the basics of disaster assistance and the role of FEMA.
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.
Medicine and Healthcare in War and Conflict
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A compilation of seven essays on the challenges of providing healthcare in regions of war and conflict: This book by a doctor and humanitarian worker discusses some of the challenges of practicing medicine in areas affected by war and instability. The content includes essays on disease epidemics, effects on women, infant mortality, radioactive ammunition, and landmines.
History of the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), Sixth Edition - Founding, Commanders, SEALS and Rangers, War on Terror, Saddam Capture, Desert Storm, Enduring Freedom, Iraqi Freedom
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,760. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The history of the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) is described in this unique Department of Defense document. It covers the full spectrum of SOCOM activities.
Obama's Greatest First-Term Successes
Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
President Barack Obama's most important successes are explored and discussed. This review of his major achievements explains why his historic first-term was one of the most significant of the modern era. Topics include President Obama's landmark healthcare reform, the killing of Osama bin Laden, the rescue of the American automobile industry and many more.
Modern Shale Gas Development in the United States: A Primer - Geology, Regulations, Environmental Considerations, Hydraulic Fracturing, Protecting Groundwater, Pollution Threats, Impact to Land
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,310. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This authoritative publication provides a wealth of detailed information about shale gas production and hydraulic fracturing, including environmental risks and threats to groundwater from production processes.
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era, California’s Initiatives
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,940. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era is the historical and biographical account of California’s Willie Brown and the era in which he served in the legislature. California’s Initiatives takes up the history of the initiative process and the manner in which it has been used in California.
21st Century Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Intelligence Papers: Curing Analytic Pathologies - Pathways to Improved Intelligence Analysis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,700. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This study was prompted by a growing conviction — shared by others, to be sure — that improving the analytic products delivered by Intelligence Community components had to begin with a critical and thorough appraisal of the way those products are created... The Analytic Pathologies framework yields four insights that are crucial both to accurate diagnosis and to developing effective remedies.