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Il ritorno del Califfato: L'ISIS in Siria ed Iraq - Lo Stato islamico e lo sconvolgimento dell’ordine regionale
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,230. Language: Italian. Published: February 6, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Il fenomeno inedito dello Stato islamico in Medio Oriente non finisce di far parlare di sé a causa della sua violenza, ma anche dell’inquietudine che genera nell’area mediorientale e sopratutto nell'Occidente.
The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,210. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Only half of the people vote and half of that bunch do not have a clue as to what they are doing. The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant, is a snarky look at the stupidity and ignorance found amongst the voting citizenry, the politicians they elect, and the professionals who report on their folly.
Citizenship An Introduction to Social Ethics
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,330. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
A detailed examination and homage to Milton Bennion’s exceptional treatise on social ethics and citizenship, first published in the early twentieth century, rewritten in part and edited in part by Gregory P. Hawkins, who makes the case that "Aspirational Ethics" should and may become the new mantra for the twenty-first century mind.
The End of America
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,140. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The decline and fall of America is thoroughly portrayed via articles from several hundred sources. Chapters 1-9 delineate a historical aspect with the second half showing the collapse of society and various possibilities to consider including suggestions for coping.
Legal Weed in America
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
"Legal Weed in America" is your basic resource for those seeking to understand -- and exploit -- both recreational and medical marijuana laws in the United States. Whether you're seeking cannabis for medical or fun purposes, this book provides the resources you need to complete your journey. It focuses on the four states with recreational marijuana laws and the 23 others with medical weed laws.
Saga Di Lui
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 133,490. Language: Italian. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Romanzo di formazione, 140mila parole, è stato scritto da un perfido giornalista professionista politicamente molto scorretto e maschilista. L'assurdo e tragico legame d'amicizia profonda fin dall'infanzia tra un assassino terrorista rosso e Lui, un poeta idealista perduto tra amori, sogni, ricerca di verità. Sullo sfondo, la corruzione in Italia e nel mondo alla fine del secolo scorso. Come oggi.
The Saturday Night Massacre: What Really Happened on October 20, 1973
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
The nation watched in astonishment as the Watergate scandal dominated media headlines for 26 months, leading ultimately to the only resignation of an American chief executive since the founding of the United States, the world’s oldest Constitutional republic. The culminating climactic events of October 20, 1973 shattered the Nixon administration beyond repair.
How to Take Down a Government
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Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Do you have a pesky government? It won’t mind its own business? It dips deeper into your paycheck each year? It is constantly getting into trouble behind your back? Look no further. How to Take Down a Government is a free and timeless publication to get you started.
The Piketty Task
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Price: Free! Words: 10,960. Language: British English. Published: January 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The main economic problems in 2015 are national debt and declining real incomes. Piketty’s theory of investment and growth is outlined before economic remedies are considered. These might include vigorous pursuit of tax avoidance by multinationals and restoration of the state’s role in public housing. The curious nature of money and ways of reducing national debt are considered.
A Terrible State
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Kathryn Nelson had enjoyed successful careers as a teacher and then as an international advisor, relishing her life and work in the Bulgarian capital, Sofia. Her world came crashing down around her when she was wrongly implicated in money laundering after the biggest bank robbery of the time, when robbers had walked out of the Northern Bank in Belfast with £26.5m in cash.
"Ground Zero"
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,740. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Essay » Political
"Ground Zero" is a third compilation of pieces written for The Sierra Star, The Yosemite Mountain Democrats, “My City” magazine and a few other publications that have seen fit to present my admittedly subjective commentaries on life in the early 21st Century. Things begin with a serendipitous visit back to Flint, Michigan in early October – then flash back.
State of Power 2015: An annual anthology on global power and resistance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,880. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
State of Power seeks to examine different dimensions of globalised power, unmasking the key holders of power and identifying sources of transformative counter-power. The essays cover an impressive breadth of themes, from corporate law to the dominance of the financial sector, from big mining to food speculation, to the struggles challenging power in Mexico, Mozambique, Italy and Greece.
La strategia del canguro - L'Australia tra l'alleato americano ed il partner cinese.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,230. Language: Italian. Published: January 24, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
L'Australia oggi intende giocare un ruolo sempre più attivo come Potenza regionale inserita nella fondamentale area geopolitica del Pacifico asiatico.
How to Choose Political Leaders
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Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Is God interested in Politics? The answer is a resounding Yes. Is He interested in the kind of persons we should choose as our leaders? Another resounding Yes. But how do we know what His will is? Is there a guideline from His word, the scriptures? In this book, renowned Life Coach, Dr David Ogbueli, President of the Golden Heart Foundation, shows us they keys according to God's guidelines. Shalom
Politicians and Comedians Poke Fun at Politics
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Politicians can be quite comical. Have you ever noticed when they start a speech it sounds like baloney and, when they are finished it is still baloney. I sometimes believe if a politician was telling the truth, they still wouldn’t be believable. This ebook isn’t intended to offend anyone, it is just meant to poke fun at politicians.
Revolutionary Discoveries of the 21st Century: The Key to the World’s Transfiguration in the Unified Science Book Series
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Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
According to the God’s calendar, “the fullness of the time” has come for radical changes in His Creation. God desires human society to make the historical transition from the “darkness” of the existing world order, established under the hidden influence of “the ruler of this world”, to the “light” of a new socio-economic system that will be directed by the Creator Himself.
Guns & Salvation: An Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
Essay suggests attack on gun ownership be parried by expanding the militia to its original notion of a nation in arms to defend itself. Controlled at the local level, no totalitarian draft army of the North Korea kind is intended.
The Dark Side Of Share Market
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Stock market investing
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The book deals with unethical issues in Indian share market. This book explains the volatility of shares, and risk of day trading. It includes a chapter on the psychology of greed and fear which are the driving forces of share market. The book also includes a chapter on economic inequality and its effect on the nation.
भारत का सांस्कृतिक विकास: जरूरत आत्म-अन्वेषण की
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Price: Free! Words: 18,980. Language: Hindi. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
एक बेहद मासूम सी गुफतगूं की आरजू, शब्दों की सतरंगी पोशाक पहनने की जिद ठाने बैठी थी। मैंने उसे डराया भी कि शब्दों से संवाद की बदगुमानी अच्छी नहीं। पर जिद के आगे झुकना पड़ा। आपसे गुजारिश और यह उम्मीद भी कि आपकी स्वीकृति उसी प्रेम व करुणा के भावों में मिलेगी, जिस भाव में अभिव्यक्ति की अल्हड़ सी कोशिश है। लफ्जों की इस नौरंगी-नार की पजीराई कीजिए। इस संवाद से दिलरुबाई कीजिए।
The Political Economy of Marx
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,290. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book is a thorough description of the foundations of the political economy created by Marx, its philosophical foundations, its objectives, its methodology, and the development of his ideas. It discusses the role that Marx gives to capitalism in the full development of the productive potential of society, the eventual decline of this role and compares his predictions with real history.