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21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Army Deployment and Redeployment Field Manual - FM 100-17, FMI 3-35 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,690. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Army Deployment and Redeployment Field Manual (FM 100-17, FMI 3-35) to provide overarching guidance for Army deployment and redeployment operations in support of the National Military Strategy.
The Geopolitics of Energy & Terrorism Part 9
Price: Free! Words: 23,560. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Τhe connection between the energy policies of various countries with the wars that break out at various parts of the world, i.e. at the Middle East and North Africa etc
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
Creating Consensus: The Journey Towards Banning Cluster Munitions
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,740. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Cluster bombs are weapons that are small but deadly. Their unexploded submunitions in effect, act as landmines, sometimes even years later. For decades, humanitarian organizations sought to limit their use, but progress on the issue stalled. In 2008, the campaign to ban cluster munitions succeeded. How was this accomplished, and are there any wider lessons to be learned from it?
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).
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Intelligence and Electronic Warfare Operations (FM 34-1) Combat Operations, Information Warfare (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Intelligence and Electronic Warfare Operations Field Manual (FM 34-1) covers the operations of electronic warfare.
Citizens DisUnited: Passive Investors, Drone CEOs, and the Corporate Capture of the American Dream
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,770. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013 by Miniver Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate governance, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Robert A. G. Monks has been a CEO and board member of large public companies, the head of the Labor Department's ERISA agency, and an entrepreneur/founder of companies including proxy advisor Institutional Shareholder Services. In this book, he shows how corporate executives divert shareholder assets to undermine democracy and enrich themselves, putting both capitalism and democracy at risk.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Multiservice Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for Biological Surveillance Field Manual - FM 3-11.86 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,670. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Multiservice Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for Biological Surveillance Field Manual provides tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTP) for planning and conducting biological-surveillance operations to monitor, detect, sample, identify, report, and evacuate samples of biological-warfare (BW) agents.
Municipal Waste
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,960. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Bullets fly—a city councilman is dead—and when Kurt Lvov stops hiding, he curses his new camera gig. But that’s showbiz, and since the Queen Latifah show got canned he’ll shoot anything for a buck, even shadowing the arrogant mayor of New York City.
The Role of US Nuclear Weapons in the Post-Cold War Era - Tactical and Strategic Nuclear Warheads, WMD Deterrence, START Agreements and Treaties, Force Levels, Delivery Systems, Disarmament Proposals
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,600. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Contents: Chapter 1 - Historical Overview of US Nuclear Policy * Chapter 2 - US Nuclear Policy after the Cold War * Chapter 3 - Current Thinking on the Future Role of Nuclear Weapons * Chapter 4 - The Threat—Weapons of Mass Destruction * Chapter 5 - US Nuclear Forces for the Post-Cold War Era * Chapter 6 - Conclusions and Recommendations
Terrorism and the New Age of Irregular Warfare: Challenges and Opportunities - New Technologies, WMD Proliferation, American Military and National Security, Weapons, Nuclear Systems
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,210. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This Congressional hearing examined terrorism and the new age of irregular warfare, exploring issues such as the use of new technologies, WMD proliferation, the role of expensive weapons systems, nuclear weaponry, and the American military and national security.
Conversations With Global Citizen Leaders Interviews with Men and Women in Global Leadership Positions
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 66,150. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This book consists of conversations with thirty-two very amazing people; people whose leadership improves the way our world works. Each conversation tells the story of how the person being interviewed became a global leader; how they became engaged and committed to making the planet better.
Recommendations for Enhancing Reactor Safety in the 21st Century: The Near-Term Task Force Review of Insights From The Fukushima Dai-Ichi Accident (Nuclear Power Plant Disaster)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,960. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Nuclear, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The Task Force concludes that the application of the defense-in-depth philosophy can be strengthened by including explicit requirements for beyond-design-basis events.
Stranglehold: Breaking the Death-Grip of Liberalism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,300. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Essay » Political
What every American should know about politics is found in this feisty analysis of American political and cultural morass. Equally feisty policy prescriptions are offered from a conservative perspective. If you vote, if you value American life, this book is a must-read.
Mirth, Wind, and Ire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,070. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Mirth, Wind, and Ire is a book of essays on the contemporary social and political scene--with a bit of humor thrown in. An easy read, using case studies, that is engaging yet challenging, the reader travels through five sections exploring: the world around us, religion, intergroup issues, topics from the international scene, and of course politics. Like Levy's Bread says, "Try It, You'll Like It"
Nothing But Faith
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,550. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Nothing But Faith is the author’s personal story of running for President while trying to build a business in the aftermath of the greatest economic recession this country has seen in over 70 years. The journey of this father, trying to secure a future of freedom for his children, will change the way you think about government and the leaders we choose.
1001 Sex Positions
Price: Free! Words: 24,850. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The title is an eye-catcher intending to say people do not need or want excessive amounts of anything. This is relevant because the US economy has been sacrificing jobs to increase productivity, and such job losses are on track to get much worse. Workers are consumers. Job losses destroy their ability to buy, weakening the economy. An idea is presented for replacing these jobs.
People's Republic of China Anti-Satellite (ASAT) and Space Warfare Programs, Policies and Doctrines: An Assessment including the 2007 Shootdown Incident, Space Weapons
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,360. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This ebook provides a reproduction of the U.S. - China Economic and Security Review Commission report, Assessment of China's ASAT Anti-Satellite and Space Warfare Programs, Policies, and Doctrines, January 2007. Contents include: Summary of Chinese recommendations of space weaponization, Space War, and much more.
Agricultural Bioterrorism: A Federal Strategy to Meet the Threat - USDA, Agroterrorism, Bioterror History, Superweeds, Superbugs, Emerging Threat to Food Security, Biowarfare
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,510. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The United States ignores the potential for agricultural bioterrorism at its peril. The relative ease of a catastrophic bio-weapons attack against the American food and agriculture infrastructure, and the devastating economic and social consequences of such an act, demand that the Nation pursue an aggressive, focused, coordinated, and stand-alone national strategy.
The Chinese Navy: Expanding Capabilities, Evolving Roles - Senkakus, Taiwan, Diaoyu, Paracel, Spratly Islands, Fishery Disputes, Vessels and Equipment, Submarines, Ships, Aircraft
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 162,270. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Few issues are as important to U.S. national security analysts as China's military modernization, a process that has benefited directly from the past two decades of dramatic economic expansion. This book addresses the Chinese navy—the People's Liberation Army Navy, or PLAN—the service that has most dramatically benefited from increased defense funding.