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Complete Guide to China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, Uighur Protests, Terrorism, Modern Uyghur Identity, Human Rights, People's Republic of China Ethnic Minorities, Political Prisoners
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 691,530. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » Asian
This unique ebook provides an encyclopedic overview of all aspects of the Uyghur population and the Chinese Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, protests and alleged terrorism by Muslim Uyghurs, Chinese government policies toward the Uyghurs, oppression, history, Chinese human rights, U.S. policy issues, and much more.
2012 Essential Guide to Greece: Authoritative Coverage of Eurozone Crisis and Greek Economic Problems, Overview of All Aspects of the Nation and its People
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,660. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This guide to the nation of Greece includes comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis from the U.S. government, with information from the State Department and Central Intelligence Agency contributing to the up-to-date coverage.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to the National Response Framework (NRF) Support Annexes (IS-820) Managing Volunteers, Donations, and Finances, Building Partnerships
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 19,400. 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) introduces the NRF support annexes.
Risks and Rewards: The Controversy About Shale Gas Production and Hydraulic Fracturing, Ground Water Pollution, Toxic and Carcinogenic Chemical Dangers, Marcellus Shale, Hydrofrac and Fracking
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 203,930. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
This comprehensive guide provides authoritative information about the risks posed by shale gas production and hydraulic fracturing. Toxic and carcinogenic chemicals used by companies producing shale gas may pose a threat to ground water supplies. Extensive coverage of all aspects of the controversy includes Congressional reports and Energy Department documents.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Military Police Operations Field Manual - FM 3-19.1, FM 19-1 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,530. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Military Police Operations Field Manual (FM 3-19.1, FM 19-1) supports the commander across the full spectrum of military operations.
Al-Qaeda: History Organization Ideology
You set the price! Words: 82,820. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This book poses several questions including the following: why has al-Qaeda been established, what are the main milestones in its history, what the ideology that guides its beliefs is, and what the organizational features according to which it operates are.
The Future’s Bright, the Future’s Global
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
If Britain is to take control of its destiny it had better hurry up. Time is running out.
Yemen: Profile with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military - Sanaa, Treaty of Jiddah, Islam, President Ali Abdallah Salih
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,200. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Yemen.
Layman's International Law: Everything You Need to Know About the Law of Nations
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,310. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
"Layman's International Law" is a one-of-a-kind guide designed to teach anyone the basics of public international law. Marked by a thorough and entertaining presentation of the complexities of international law, this book is ideal for people who have not previously studied law, people wishing to learn more about their rights under international law, or people entering the world of diplomacy.
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 and 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).
National Response Framework (NRF): Homeland Security Program Core Document for Emergency Management Domestic Incident Response Planning to Terrorism, Terrorist Attacks, Natural Disasters
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,810. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This document from the Department of Homeland Security and FEMA, the National Response Framework or NRF - presents the guiding principles that enable all response partners to prepare for and provide a unified national response to disasters and emergencies. It establishes a comprehensive, national, all-hazards approach to domestic incident response.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Exercise Evaluation and Improvement Planning (IS-130) - After Action Reports, Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,110. Language: English. Published: June 27, 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 basics of emergency management exercise evaluation and improvement planning. It also builds a foundation for exercise evaluation concepts as identified in the Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP).
Everything You Wanted to Know About the EU - But Were Afraid to Ask
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,010. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
With a Referendum on Britain’s membership of the EU now firmly on the cards it is time for an open, accessible and accurate book about the EU that is free from jargon and prejudice. This is that book.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Multiservice Procedures for Humanitarian Assistance Operations - HA - FM 100-23-1 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,710. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Multiservice Procedures for Humanitarian Assistance Operations Field Manual (FM 100-23) covers the role of the U.S. military in humanitarian assistance operations. This FM has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Support Function #9 Search and Rescue (IS-809) - Search and Rescue (SAR), Urban (US+R), Coast Guard, Structural Collapse
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,790. 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) #9 Search and Rescue.
Democratic Legitimacy in The European Union
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
As the European Community has grown both in size and in influence, a democratic deficit has emerged as the result of its creation and perpetuation without direct consent from the European citizens over whom its political jurisdiction has asserted authority.
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.
The Long Slog: A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The White House
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,180. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Stump Connolly is at it again, careening down the campaign trail in pursuit of the candidates, the cash and the real stories behind Campaign ’08. A funny, inside look at politics from an established pro. “I don’t think anyone had more fun covering the campaign than Stump, or reading him than me. You laugh and learn at the same time.” – Bill Kurtis
Politics 101: How To Win Your Political Seat
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,390. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Is there a local issue that has you hopping mad? Think you can do a better job than the people who represent you? Don’t just sit there - help fix the problem by running for office. Whether you’re seeking a political seat on your local school board, city council, commissioner’s board, as a state representative, state senator or a term as U.S. President -- running for office is a worthy endeavor.
2013 U.S. Intelligence Community Worldwide Threat Assessment - Cyber Threat to Critical Infrastructure, Iran, Nuclear Weapons, Terrorism, al-Qaida, Jihad, WMD, North Korea, Syria, Afghanistan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,420. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper Jr. presented the 2013 annual U.S. intelligence community worldwide threat assessment in Congressional testimony on March 12th. In the published report, Clapper provides a thorough review of the status of possible threats from a wide variety of nations and terror groups. The report highlighted cyber and computer threats to the Nation.