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Taiwan's Former Nuclear Weapons Program: Nuclear Weapons On-Demand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Thirty years ago, in 1988, the United States secretly moved to end once and for all Taiwan’s nuclear weapons program, just as it was nearing the point of being able to rapidly break out to build nuclear weapons. Because intense secrecy has followed Taiwan’s nuclear weapons program and its demise, this book is the first account of that program’s history and dismantlement.
Making Takshila In California
You set the price! Words: 49,080. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Making Takshila in California is an account of my journey to make a Takshila in California. It is a tale of revealing corruption, collusion, and abuse of power by the State of California. The Bureau for Private Post Secondary Education (BPPE), and Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) of California engaged in abusive and unconstitutional activities.
Making Takshila In California
You set the price! Words: 49,080. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Making Takshila in California is an account of my journey to make a Takshila in California. It is a tale of revealing corruption, collusion, and abuse of power by the State of California. The Bureau for Private Post Secondary Education (BPPE), and Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) of California engaged in abusive and unconstitutional activities.
Germany 1918-1933: Socialism or Barbarism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 181,130. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » History » European
Germany 1918-33 was one of the most tumultuous periods in history. Following the revolution in Russia, the German workers and soldiers attempted to seize power in November 1918. Unfortunately, the revolution was betrayed by the Social Democratic leaders. In this book, Rob Sewell argues that all this was not inevitable, and analyses those events, drawing out the lessons for today.
The Classics of Marxism: Volume One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,790. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
The only way to learn about Marxism is to read the original works of Marx, Engels, Lenin and Trotsky. After all, nobody has ever expressed these ideas better than the authors themselves. The Communist Manifesto, Socialism: Utopian and Scientific, The State and Revolution, and The Transitional Program. Each and every one of these important works contains key lessons for the reader today.
The Ideas of Karl Marx
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,390. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
This short book, released for the two hundredth birthday of Marx, contains a series of articles on the man, his life, and his ideas: from an explanation of the philosophy of Marxism; to Marx’s battles against petty-bourgeois anarchist ideas; to Trotsky’s assessment of the Communist Manifesto. This book should be read by all class-conscious workers as the beginning of the study Marxism.
The Classics of Marxism: Volume Two
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,660. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Karl Marx’s Wage Labour and Capital contains many important insights into the workings of the capitalist system and the way in which labour is exploited. In Left-Wing Communism we have Lenin’s exposition of the necessity to combine theoretical firmness with tactical and organizational flexibility in order to win the masses. Also contains In Defence of October and Stalinism and Bolshevism (Trotsky)
Russia: From Revolution To Counter-Revolution
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 182,260. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Ted Grant’s book traces the evolution of Soviet Russia from the Bolshevik victory of 1917, through the rise of Stalinism and the political counter-revolution, its emergence as a super-power after the Second World War, and the crisis of Stalinism and its eventual collapse. The revolution changed the course of world history and the last century has been dominated by its consequences.
Germany: From Revolution to Counter-Revolution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,100. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » History » European
From 1918 to 1933 revolution and counter-revolution followed hot on each others’ heels. The barbarity of the Nazis is well-documented. Less well-known are the events that preceded Hitler’s rise to power. This book shows the answer to one of the key questions of the modern era: How was it possible for the mightiest labour movement in Europe to be trampled under the iron heel of fascism?
Marxism and Anarchism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,060. Language: British English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
This volume includes classic essays by Engels, Lenin, Trotsky, Plekhanov, and contemporary analysis by Alan Woods and others, on an array of topics related to anarchism, e.g. the Occupy movement; Marx vs Bakunin; Engels on authority; Michael Albert and Parecon; why Marxists oppose individual terrorism; direct action; anarcho-syndicalism; Kronstadt; the Makhno rebellion; the Spanish Revolution.
सक्कली जति झुठ
Price: Free! Words: 32,990. Language: Nepali. Published: November 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
षड्यन्त्र खेती इरानमा रहेको अमेरिकी दूतावास कब्जामा भाग्न सफल भएका ६ अमेरिकी कर्मचारीको बहिर्गमनमा भएका षड्यन्त्रहरुको श्रृंखला
Liar, Liar, White House on Fire
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,950. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
How do you know when President number 45 is lying? He is talking or tweeting. The country is headed for another disaster, thanks to financial institutions being deregulated and climate change. unfortunately when those days come we will not have a reliable source of information from the president. Let us examine the first year of lies in his presidency.
Counter-Economics: From the Back Alleys to the Stars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,420. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2018 by KoPubCo Publishing Division of the Triplanetary Corporation. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Counter-Economics was intended to be the magnum opus of Samuel Edward Konkin III -- the creator, premier activist, and theoretician of Agorism. Planned as the distillation of all his work and research over 15 years of libertarian/anarchist activism, Konkin died in 2004 without finishing the book. This edition includes the first six chapters and outline for the other twelve.
Ancient Footprint
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 22,200. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This book is an insider’s revelation to the many challenges affecting Nkporo, these land is deficient in so many areas, and we have done little or nothing to move forward when compared with our neighbouring communities. The Nkporo project is like a work in progress, we are neither at the beginning nor at the end of the project but rather the project have been inconclusive, but there is hope.
Identity, Legitimacy and Power in the Muslim World
Price: Free! Words: 59,310. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Edited by Juline Beaujouan This e-book is the fruit of the Institute for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies (IMEIS) third annual conference on the theme “Identity, Legitimacy and Power in the Muslim World”. It gathers insights from academics, analysts and field observers, and offers a multidisciplinary overview of the current situation of the Muslim World.
Congress Jerks the General: The Citizen Too
Price: Free! Words: 43,700. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
Almost ignored recent events demonstrate clearly this 115th Congress knowingly simply refuses to take responsibility for, or acknowledge U.S. approvals of sales to Iran of bundled nuclear and ballistic missile weapons systems ongoing past 2017; as provided for under Obama's "Iran deal." The secret society of Congress, having been given the chance won't even inform the military of what is known.
Unscientific America: 9/11, Harris, and Chomsky
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,750. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
This book serves as a concise and incisive introduction into various aspects of the 9/11 issue and does so in a unique fashion. Among other things, it gives expression to an overview of the transformation that took place in the understanding of Peter Michael Ketchum, a former employee of NIST, with respect to the issue of 9/11; the book also critiques the 9/11 ideas of Sam Harris and Noam Chomsky.
Mountains of Ignorance
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,730. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Theology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
‘Mountains of Ignorance' is a critical exploration of the published dialogue between Sam Harris and Maajid Nawaz entitled: 'Islam and the Future of Tolerance'.
El Mesías de Handel Alfonso López Michelsen ¿Delincuente de cuello blanco?
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,470. Language: Spanish. Published: October 20, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
A juzgar por la denuncia pública reiterada en múltiples escenarios políticos y académicos por el historiador Enrique Caballero Escovar, tal podría ser el caso del expresidente colombiano Alfonso López Michelsen, un delfín político hijo del expresidente Alfonso Lopez Pumarejo, quien fue obligado a renunciar en 1944 al cargo de primer mandatario, debido a que su retoño urdió una fraude.
If I Were Dictator: a tongue-in-cheek guide to saving our democracy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,970. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2018 by Indies United Publishing House, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Using humor, sarcasm, and a little bit of math, let's talk about changing the world. Join the Revolution!