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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.
United Arab Emirates (UAE): Federal Research Study and Country Profile with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military - Abu Dhabi, Dubai
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,590. 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 the United Arab Emirates (UAE) politics and history, economic, social, military, and national security 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 the UAE, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, and the members of the Emirates.
2011 Complete Guide to Libya: Muammar al Qadhafi (Colonel Gadhafi, Qaddafi, Gaddafi), Government, Politics, Military, Human Rights, History, Economy, Uprising - Authoritative Coverage
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 192,570. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This massive compilation provides a complete picture of Libya with over 500 pages of up-to-date information, featuring professional analysis and background data about the nation and its leader, Muammar al Qadhafi. There is coverage of the government, military, human and religious rights, terrorism (including the Lockerbie and LaBelle disco bombings), and much more.
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.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to Unified Hazard Mitigation Assistance (IS-212) - HMA Grant Programs
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,470. Language: English. Published: July 1, 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) is designed to educate students on the benefits of the Unified Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) grant programs and how to become qualified to apply for a grant under the HMA grant programs.
The Strategic Culture of the Islamic Republic of Iran - Operational and Policy Implications, A Nation of Martyrs, Soft Power, Propaganda, Warfare
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,240. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Defining what is the strategic culture of the Islamic Republic of Iran since 1979 is challenging. Its nature is often contradictory and paradoxical and its meaning elusive.
Saudi Arabia: Federal Research Study and Country Profile with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military - Riyadh, Wahhabi, Al Saud, Hajj
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 122,410. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Saudi Arabia - its 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 Saudi Arabia, its history, and nearby states.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Handbook of the Chinese People's Liberation Army by the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency: Armed Forces, History, Doctrine, Command and Control
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,190. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this official Defense Intelligence Agency historical document assessed the military of the People’s Republic of China, known as the People’s Liberation Army.
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.
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...
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.
Algeria: Federal Research Study and Country Profile with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Algiers, History, Politics, Economy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 106,470. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Algeria, 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 Algeria and its history.
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 Essential Guide to South and East China Sea Territorial Disputes Involving China and Japan - Senkaku (Diaoyu) Islands, Oil and Hydrocarbon Resources, East Asia and Pacific Disputes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 245,200. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This essential compilation of expert opinion from U.S. government reports and papers provides unique and up-to-date information about the ongoing territorial disputes over the South China Sea and East China Sea, including confrontations between China and Japan over the Senkaku (Diaoyu) Islands.
21st Century Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) Papers - The American Military Advisor: Dealing With Senior Foreign Officials in the Islamic World
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,000. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The American Military Advisor: Dealing with Senior Foreign Officials in the Islamic World is a comprehensive guide for American military officers assigned as advisors to regional officials in places very different from the United States.
Presidential Hope for Change
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,770. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book is about President Barack Huessen Obama who never campaigned on the changes he had in mind but on the slogan he used in advertising that was "Hope and Change" and the Americans were unaware of his intentions: He wanted more government in your life, a new policy for green energy, a new policy for cap and trade, and a new education program with new objectives, new ideas, and new books.