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Ideas on the Essentials - Redefining our Needs in a Modern World
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,970. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Ideas on the Essentials provides social commentary for today, but based on age-old philosophical traditions of Plato, Hobbes, Locke, Mill and Rousseau. Any reader with an interest in how the world works, and how to continue improving our systems will find Ideas on the Essentials an indispensable read. This book is a short and accessible commentary on issues that should matter to everyone
Home of the R$D Fight With BLUE (collar)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,940. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A thoughtful and informative expose' on the rise of the Tea Party and the 'politics of greed' and obstruction. Chronicled in real time by a member of the '47 percent', these essays are meant to inspire the political junkie and novice alike.
The Well From Hell
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,580. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Well From Hell offers an engaging and informative context for BP’s tragedy in the Gulf of Mexico, placing the company’s failures in the larger and colorful story of BP’s corporate culture. Sargent also considers the spill’s potential legacy in the broader frame of other oil spills, the geology of our remaining oil, and the incentives that drive energy production.
Money, Power, and Control through Federal Budgets and Executive Departments
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Money, power, and control - does it get much better or more important? In this short e-book Catherine addresses those issues as they impact Executive Departments and Presidential Cabinets. She includes a list of the Executive Departments and their descriptions, a brief timeline, the Constitutional context, and a little more.
Arms Control and European Security: Major Essays on the Conventional Forces in Europe (CFE) Treaty, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Nagorno-Karabakh, Afghanistan
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,320. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
While much attention is always given to issues of strategic and nuclear arms control, the conventional arms control agenda remains something of a stepchild. Nonetheless, in regards to European security, conventional arms control issues are of the utmost significance.
Shaking Hands with the Devil: The Intersection of Terrorism and Theology
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Highland Loch Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
In the wake of 9/11 much has been written on terrorism. Some have examined the potential relation between religion and terrorism, few, if any, have studied the relation between theology and terrorism. This book is an eye-opener on terrorism; it is also a rigorous theological response to the moral and spiritual challenges posed by one of the great evils of our times.
The New China: Contemporary Life & Governance
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,270. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
this book introduces the reader to contemporary life and governance issues in china. It is especially directed at students and adult learners who want a basic understanding of the “new china” of the 21st century.
Neuf
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 83,560. Language: French. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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.
Youthhood in Africa
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,240. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 4, 2014 by Phantom House Books NGR. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
The politically active gene pool of talent and ambition in Africa, the youths, are on more than one occasion misunderstood and seldom empowered, causing the continent dire consequences and gross economic losses year in year out, yet NO OTHER CAN CHANGE AFRICA save the youths.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to the Defense Priorities and Allocations System (ISS-245.a), Implementing DPAS (IS-246.11) - Including Case Studies
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is designed to promote basic understanding of the Defense Priorities and Allocations System (DPAS). A more advanced course provides detailed information on DPAS implementation.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Applying ICS to Healthcare Organizations (IS-200.HCa) - Physicians, Department Managers, Unit Leaders, Charge Nurses, And Hospital Administrators
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is designed to provide training on the Incident Command System (ICS) to healthcare professionals whose primary responsibility is emergency management, to include middle management within a hospital or healthcare system.
Official Bonds in Montana
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Fidelity bonds are the vehicle to insure the performance of government officials. Official fidelity bonds were once required by Montana law. That requirement has been removed. Montanans are no longer protected from unlawful government employees. Find out how ruse this was accomplished.
What has President Obama done while in office?
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
“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.
The War on Christians
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,420. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Is there really a war on Christians as some suggest? Absolutely - positively, and the war is more widespread and in-depth than many doubters might believe. There are really three fronts, or three separate attacks, on Christians. Should there be a ban on guns - as our current administration wants? This book gives a full definition and explanation.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Multiservice Procedures for Survival, Evasion, and Recovery - FM 21-76-1 - Camouflage, Concealment, Navigation (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,960. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Survival, Evasion, and Recovery Army field manual (FM 21-76-1) is designed to provide armed service members quick-reference survival, evasion, and recovery information. Some of the topics covered include navigation, radio communications and signaling, recovery, personal protection, and water.
Politics 101: How To Win Your Political Seat
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,390. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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.
CDR: Insure Domestic Tranquility
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
“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.
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
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 203,930. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
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: Law and Order Operations - Army Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures ATTP 3-39.10 (FM 19-10) - Military Police, Host Nation Building (Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,050. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Field Manual provides guidance for commanders and staffs on military police law and order (L&O) operations. L&O operations support all elements of full spectrum operations (offensive, defensive, and stability or civil support operations).
Constructive Virtues: Topics to Avoid in Impolite Company
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Price: Free! Words: 38,370. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
This is David Satterlee's second book of collected essays. Most examine values, virtues and ideas that are important to living together well in our developing societies. These values are often denounced out-of-hand by those who cling to old ideas that no longer serve the needs of a changing world.