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A construção do mito Mário Palmério
Price: Free! Words: 85,880. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
O livro “A construção do mito Mário Palmério” (Ed. Unesp, 2012) conta a história da ascensão profissional, social e política do escritor mineiro Mário Palmério na década de 1940. Empreendedor em uma cidade interiorana e tradicionalista, o jovem professor aprendeu a utilizar os mais diversos símbolos para encenar um papel social relevante e se tornar um dos personagens mais prestigiados da região.
Pet Dogs Democratic Party Manifesto
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Man’s best friend deserves to be heard. For too long pets have been seen as the underdogs, working tirelessly for little more than a pat on the head. It is time for the country to go to the dogs literally instead of metaphorically; for the prejudice we dogs face to be swept aside; time to vote for a more equal society, a more just society.
Tribal Militias: An Effective Tool to Counter Al-Qaida and its Affiliates? The Iraqi Experience, Sahwa, Patron-Client Relationship, ISIS Onslaught, Yemen, Taking the Fight to al-Qaeda, Golden Swords
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,120. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
Most of the local societies in which Al-Qaida and its affiliates and offshoots operate in the Middle East and Africa have a predominantly tribal or at least have a strong tribal component (Iraq, Yemen, Libya, Syria, Somalia, Mali, and Sinai).
The Reincarnation of Zeus: Why 40% of Americans Don't Vote
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,190. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
40% of Americans don’t vote. Many of the remaining 60% are ill-informed, leaving perhaps a meager 30% to constitutionally effect elections. Politicians and the media intentionally obviate issues to help promote their own private, salacious agendas. This book portrays the more fanciful ways that our government is run, who’s in bed with whom and other dark secrets from behind D.C.’s closed doors.
2013 China Military and Security Report: People's Liberation Army (PLA), Space, Cyber Attacks on American Military, Technology, People's Republic of China Force Modernization, Taiwan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,400. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This important DOD report from May 2013 provides extensive details on the status of the Chinese military. In addition to the new 2013 report, this unique ebook compilation includes seven other DOD annual reports for the years 2006 through 2012.
United We Stand, Divided We Fall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
This is an essay about Patriotism The basic concept is that unless the people are united, it is easy to destroy them. We have to decide if we are Individualist or Collectivist under an Oligarch Collectivist system run by a selective “elite” group of monarchs.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to NRF Incident Annexes (IS-830) - National Response Framework (NRF), Biological, Nuclear/Radiological, Mass Evacuation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,860. 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 National Response Framework (NRF) incident annexes.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Medical Aspects Of Biological Warfare - Anthrax, Ricin, Smallpox, Viral Fevers, Plague, Biosafety, Biosecurity (Emergency War Surgery Series)
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 338,100. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
From the much-referenced and highly acclaimed Textbooks of Military Medicine series, the Medical Aspects Of Biological Warfare (2007 Version) textbook reflects the critical threat posed by biological warfare and terrorism in a post 9-11 world. It addresses the weaponization of biological agents.
2011 Report on Implementing 9/11 Commission Recommendations: U.S. Department of Homeland Security Status Report on Airline Passenger Screening, Aviation Security, NBC Threats, Border Security
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In recognition of the 9/11 Commission Report and the tenth anniversary of 9/11, this report - issued in July 2011 - describes how DHS has addressed specific 9/11 Commission recommendations over the past ten years, making America stronger and more resilient. While challenges remain, the Department continues to focus on minimizing risks.
Crisis of the President
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Sometime in the first half of the twenty first century a crisis occured which threatened the very future of the American homeland. The world, for one day and night, held its breath. Now in his first interview since the rarely talked about events of 'The Crisis', president Sam W. Marsh relates in near accurate detail what happened behind the scenes during twenty four Armageddon hours.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Army Noncommissioned Officer (NCO) Guide and Field Manual 7-22.7 - Duties, Responsibilities, Authority, Leadership (Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Professionally converted for accurate e-book format reproduction, this important U.S. Army field manual serves as a guide for the noncommissioned officer (NCO). Noncommissioned officers are the backbone of The Army and the reason our Army is the best trained. most professional. and most respected in the world.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: The Manual for Military Commissions (MMC) - Prosecution of Alien Unlawful Enemy Combatants, Rules of Evidence, Crimes (Value-added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 150,550. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate e-book format reproduction, the Manual for Military Commissions contains important Defense Department rules for the prosecution of alien unlawful enemy combatants, rules of evidence, crimes, and more. As a bonus, there is a second document with comprehensive coverage of IEDs (Improvised Explosive Devices).
The Virtual State and the Fall of Empires: Digital Rights Management, Virtual Rights, and the Decline of the Nation-State System
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,720. Language: American English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / general, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
We may use public policy and software design to address contemporary issues online today, extend constitutional rights into virtual space, and build a foundation for a digital society. Digital life, liberty, and happiness . . . .
How To Decide In The Elections: A Global Vote-Formula on Issues and Leadership and the Obama-Romney Case in 2012
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A scientific method to vote and decide in a meaningful rational political way. We propose and apply the ISPLE methodology (Issues, Similarity, Priority, Leadership, Estimation) to the Obama-Romney case in 2012. We use a Global Vote-Formula to score the candidates analytically. This is an e-Book for all the citizens, voters and children for any coming elections worldwide. A vision for e-Elections
Why a New Constitution?
Price: Free! Words: 23,120. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Why a New Constitution? is the question that many people ask themselves without finding a concrete answer. In order to provide an answer, the authors evoke the fact that societies are constantly evolving, progressing, and reinventing themselves; therefore, the rules governing the State (i.e., Constitution of the Republic) must also adapt to these changes to avoid becoming an obstacle to progress.
Hunting for Putin (Охота на Путина)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,980. Language: Russian. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Russia is falling apart. Power is no longer able to cope with the wave of terror, separatism and widespread corruption. The question of who’s going to succeed dying Boris Yeltsin comes up. The hunting for Putin has begun… Страна разваливается на части. Власть больше не способна справится с волной террора, сепаратизма и повальной коррупции. Остро назревает вопрос о преемнике. Охота на Путина уже на
From the Mind to the Feet: Assessing the Perception-to-Intent-to-Action Dynamic - Adversary and Enemy Intent, Gauging Intent, Decisionmaking, Motive, Neuroscience, Proliferators, Deterrence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,840. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
From the Mind to the Feet: Assessing the Perception-to-Intent-to-Action Dynamic is an interagency, multidisciplinary collection of 12 essays addressing operational and academic perspectives on the elusive concept of an adversary's "intent"—its indicators and relation to behavior.
Fingers to the Keyboard: 2000 - 2014
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,500. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Essay » Sociology
Fingers to the Keyboard is an eclectic mix and collection of essays on topics such as the stupidity of politicians, the idiosyncrasies of English grammar, the baiting of scammers, the trials and tribulations of being hard of hearing, commentaries on various sports, religious extremism, the beauty of mathematics, film and book reviews, and a miscellany of grumpy old man moans and groans.
Subversive Verses: Prologue / Introduction / Foreward
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
This book is an attempted incisive commentary on the state of world events in general as related to the nature of the human species; and, if nothing else, to provoke thought to hopefully effect lasting and thoroughgoing global remediation.
FEMA Document Series: Federal Guidelines for Dam Safety: Emergency Action Planning for Dam Owners
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) document describes federal guidelines for dam safety. There are many types of emergency events that could affect dams. Whenever people live in areas that could be flooded as a result of failure of or operation at a dam, there is a potential for loss of life and damage to property.