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Medical NBC Battlebook: Radiological Hazards and the Nuclear Battlefield - Nuclear Power Plants, Weapon Accidents, Nuclear Detonations, Treatment of Radiation Injuries, Fallout, Radioisotopes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,370. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Professionally converted for accurate e-book format reproduction, this important and highly regarded Medical NBC Battlebook excerpt covering radiological hazards and the nuclear battlefield - nuclear power plants, weapon accidents, nuclear detonations, treatment of radiation injuries, fallout, radioisotopes, and much more.
2011 U.S. Army Posture Statement: Summary of Army Roles, Missions, Accomplishments, Plans, and Programs - Basic Reference on the State of the Army
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 179,550. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Here is the 2011 version of the annual Army Posture Statement - an unclassified summary of Army roles, missions, accomplishments, plans, and programs. Designed to reinforce the Secretary and Chief of Staff of the Army posture and budget testimony before Congress, the APS serves a broad audience as a basic reference on the state of the Army.
Roadside Bombs and Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) - America's Effort to Target and Defeat Homemade Explosives in Afghanistan and Iraq - Electronics, Surveillance, Dogs, and More
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,870. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The threat of improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and roadside bombs to American and coalition troops in Afghanistan and Iraq, and America's efforts to target and defeat those explosives, is the subject of this comprehensive report, compiled from numerous official documents.
Who Do I Call My Countryman?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,570. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » History » Military
In 1994, an estimated 80,000 Cubans and Haitians attempted a mass migration to the United States across the Caribbean. They were taken to the US Navy base at Guantanamo, Cuba, where the US military conducted a humanitarian mission code-named Operation Sea Signal. The stories from this mission raise larger questions of how people come to America and how they might behave once they have immigrated.
Les chênes qu'on abat
You set the price! Words: 970. Language: French. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Comme Philippe II d'Espagne fit abattre la forêt espagnole pour bâtir ses rêves de grandeur, quelles forêts abattent aujourd'hui nos dirigeants pour poursuivre leurs chimères ? Pourquoi la notion de prospective a-t-elle disparu du discours et de l'action politiques, lesquels ne sont plus tournés que vers le court terme ? Quelles conséquences pour le monde de demain ?
International Human Rights: Universalism Versus Relativism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,500. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS is a classic socio-legal study of the incompatibility and possible reconciliation of competing views of cultural relativism and absolute fundamental human rights. It features prodigious research and insight that is often cited by academics, rights lawyers, and activists over two decades. This edition adds a new foreword by Tom Zwart and a new preface by the author.
Deceiving The Eagle
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 121,000. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
The intention of this book is to help raise people’s consciousness regarding the copious deceptive and deceitful practices that occur in society by discussing their root causes, and then presenting some of the negative manifestations of those behaviors. We can not expect to advance society by allowing these antisocial actions to go unacknowledged and not dealt with.
Three Weeks In June
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,870. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by Sunset Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
In this classic story that takes place on a road trip throughout the United States, Don Lichterman tells of his experiences at an Indian Reservation, the country's largest music festival and a band's final tour. During his journey all around America, Lichterman talks about his relationships gained and lost along the way debating important issues facing the U.S...
The God Component
Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 44,290. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The God Component cleverly reveals the systematic control engulfing our freedom while fearlessly promoting our "karmatic acceptance." Freeman controversially exposes the faults in modern theism, skeptical science, social normality, and more. From Libertarianism to particle physics to the art of pick-up, Dr. Freeman finds plenty of ways to promote love's truth while dismissing control's hate.
A Woman on Dollar Bill
Price: Free! Words: 660. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A woman on a Dollar bill ? Why not ? Many women has been on American coin. Next to Washington bill, good company
4-5 Forum Issue No. 28 四五论坛 第28期
Series: April 5th Forum. You set the price! Words: 550. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
《四五论坛》为中国"民主墙"时代的第一本民办刊物,以探讨、辩论及宣传民主化理论为主,兼与民主宪政相关的评时政热点话题。该刊物于2013年通过邮件与网络论坛形式复刊,从2016年起,《四五论坛》将以自发行方式向公众发布,前期试运行阶段将采用不定期发行方式。本期将发表创刊号的封面照片。 4-5 Forum was the 1st non-governmental periodical in Democracy Wall era. Mr. Xu Wenli, the founder, literally physically self-published 17 issues from 1978 to 1980, for which he was sentenced 15 years. We'll enclose the photo of the cover of the 1st issue.
Afghanistan: Provincial Reconstruction Team Observations, Insights, and Lessons - Comprehensive Guide to Each of the Thirty-four Afghan Provinces
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,760. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Serving as a thorough guide to all of the provinces of Afghanistan, this Army publication provides up-to-date information on the country and the work of provincial reconstruction teams (PRTs) of the military.
What has President Obama done while in office?
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
“What has President Obama done while in office?” is a list of accomplishments of a man who cares more about his country and the people than most past Presidents. President Barack Obama is one who works so Americans can have good jobs, food, clean drinking water, health care, shelter and are safe from terrorists.
In Search of Hippocrates: A Solution to the Health Care Crisis Facing America
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 53,140. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The authors of “In Search of Hippocrates” take a cold hard look at the primary causes of rising medical costs and present a simple, fair, and equitable solution to the problem: a common sense solution that will allow every American citizen to decide who treats them and how their medical care dollars are spent without interference from government administrators or health insurance companies.
21st Century Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) Papers - Democratic Governance and The Rule of Law: Lessons From Colombia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,020. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Colombia has experienced conflict for decades. In the 1990s it was a paradigm of the failing state, beset with all manner of troubles: terrorism, kidnapping, murder, drug trafficking, corruption, an economic downturn of major scope, general lawlessness, and brain drain.
How Putin and Assad Created the Islamic State
Price: Free! Words: 34,220. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
How Putin and Assad Created the Islamic State in order for Assad to stay in power and for Putin to block the Qatar-Turkey pipeline.
Avoiding Praetorian Societies: Focusing U.S. Strategy on Political Development - Arab Spring, Polyarchy, Closed Hegemonies, Kleptocracy, Social Capital, Political Stability Model
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,370. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The initial limited campaigns of Afghanistan and Iraq became the largest American stability and reconstruction campaigns since World War II, and led directly to the resurgence of counterinsurgency (COIN), stability and reconstruction operations as key facets of American strategy.
America’s 25 Issues To Fix And Make The United States Great, Again!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,030. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Most Americans love our country. All can agree we have issues but no one seems to agree on what can be done. Well, first we need to unite as a nation. next we need to sort the issues into manageable chunks... But with so many issues where to begin? Well how about these 25 issues...
Neighbourhood First: Navigating Ties under Modi
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 64,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This publication brings to focus India’s policy towards its immediate and extended neighbourhood—South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) members, Iran, China and Myanmar—under Modi thus far.
CDR: Insure Domestic Tranquility
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
“The police are not here to create disorder, they're here to preserve disorder.” ~Mayor Richard J. Daily. Actually, since absolute freedom is pretty much pure anarchy, then maybe Daley was closer to the truth than it might first appear -- at least for this country. After all, freedom is disorderly, because everyone is at liberty to pursue their own lives and happinesses.