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Bread And Water: The Escape And Ordeal Of Two New Zealand World War II Conscientious Objectors
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,570. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013 by Philip Garside. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
New Zealand World War II conscientious objectors were treated harshly. Imprisoned for their pacifist beliefs, Chris Palmer and Merv Browne were held in military defaulters’ camps in the central North Island. To bring conditions in the camps to public notice, in 1944 Chris and Merv escaped to Wellington. This classic book tells of their audacious adventure and consequent punishment.
Wars and Greek Elites
Series: Government, Book 11. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: American English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Since 1821, the date the Greeks started their revolution for independence from the Ottoman Turks, there have been six civil wars in which pro government Greek fought anti government Greek.
Greek Elites and Debt Crisis
Series: Government, Book 10. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: American English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Greece has been hit hard by the late-2000s recession which is central to the related Western sovereign debt crisis and capitalism. The Greek government debt crisis, subsequent economic crisis and resultant, sometimes violent protests have roiled domestic politics and have regularly threatened both European and world financial markets and political stability since the crisis began in 2010.
Debt Democracy and Greek Nemesis
Series: Government, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Since becoming a nation back in 1830, Greece has gone bankrupt and kept alive by external loans 5 times and, not withstanding its democratic vote in June of this year, is surely headed to the poorhouse again.
Public Diplomacy: A Case Study of China’s Public Diplomacy towards Pakistan
You set the price! Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This study explores how China is using public diplomacy initiatives to influence Pakistan, as it is geographically and strategically important country for China, and what are the developments in result. This research tries to find reasons, though the two countries have different ideologies, culture and language but still share very strong relations.
The Human Side of Budgeting
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 37,360. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Budgeting
The Human Side of Budgeting approaches the budget from a local government management point of view, and makes the case that traditional budget systems work against almost everything we know about good management.
Fiat Money and Economic Globalization
Series: Government, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: American English. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Because developed states cannot balance their budgets against the natural forces of economic globalization, central banks are left printing more money to keep states alive. In effect, the role of fiat money is the creative downsizing or destruction of developed states and the transfer of power and wealth to the newly emerging undeveloped states.
Wealth Creation and Wealth Destruction
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 119,350. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
‘Wealth Creation and Wealth Destruction’ is a book that re-examines economics from a wealth perspective as opposed to a solely monetary interpretation. The result is a theory that is both radical and familiar and not only encompasses many of the existing schools of thought but draws its own conclusions.
Marxist Developmentalism in North Korea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
This book defines Marxism, Marxist Developmentalism, and Juche in North Korea. Why was Marxism used and why did it evolve into Marxism-Juche ideology? What were the benefits and drawbacks?
The Karma of Mao: The Incompatibility of Socialism and Marxism with Buddhist Principles
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,070. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
The Karma of Mao is a devastating critique of socialism and Marxism through the eyes of a longtime Buddhist, and award-winning author. Karl Marx and the Buddha each came up with very different solutions for the world's ills. In theory, Marxism, and/or socialism seem to be equitable systems of government, but in the end, karma runs all over the Marxist dogma.
We The People Demand Accountability
Series: Government, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 670. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Petition To: our Representatives Members of Congress: Whereas our country's current financial crisis was caused by bankers and complicit politicians who were supposed to protect us, we the people demand accountability.
Constituyente ¿Para Qué?: Propuestas Recopiladas Para La Asamblea Nacional Constituyente
Price: Free! Words: 24,720. Language: Spanish. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
Los autores argumentan las razones por las cuales se requiere una nueva constitución,al tiempo que presentan propuestas concisas sobre su contenido. Esas propuestas se expresan en un lenguaje sencillo,justificando por qué ciertos elementos deberían ser incluidos por 1ra vez en la Constitución,por qué otros deberían ser modificados y otros más que no tienen razón de existir,deberían ser elimanados.
Richard Dawkins Is a Moron Who Doesn't Care About Global Warming (And So Is Stephen Hawking)
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 30,340. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Scientists who should be leading a great crusade against global warming, such as Richard Dawkins, Stephen Hawking, Steven Weinberg, Edward O. Wilson, and Neil deGrasse Tyson, are instead doing nothing. Retired politicians, such as Al Gore, Gary Hart and Michael Dukakis, could also be doing a lot more. This apathy is inexplicable.
America Quo Vadis?
Series: Government, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Before World War II Roosevelt's New Deal put Americans to work and established Social Security. After World War II the American economy was substantially a 90% production economy.Today America is a 70% service society
Globalization and American Hegemony
Series: Government, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: American English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Republicans are supply siders and Democrats are demand siders. What is wrong with this picture? In one word, globalization.
E Mahe tou Blair Mountain
Price: Free! Words: 7,390. Language: Greek. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights
Hroniko tis Mahis tou Blair Mountain, ths megalyterhs ergatikhs exegersis twn HPA.
E Dikhe ton Pithhekon
Price: Free! Words: 12,940. Language: Greek. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Law » Court Records
Apospasma twn praktikwn ths 7hs hmeras ths dikhs "Politeia tou Tennessee kata Scopes": H exetash tou W.J. Bryan apo ton C. Darrow. Ti symvainei otan h misallodoxia, o fanatismos, h 8rhskolhpsia, o antiepisthmonismos kai o paralogismos ginontai Nomos?
JFK Assassination Chronology
You set the price! Words: 747,070. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » History » Reference
This chronology structures, the detailed timeline of characters and events before, during, and after the assassination of John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States.
European Elites And Debt Crisis
Series: Government, Book 9. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 3,760. Language: American English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
European Elites Struggle For Survival. Costs cannot be distributed to all taxpayers. Loss of sovereignty, decline in standard of living, emigration, immigration and elite illegitimacy lead to fascism Light
America's Dilemma – Between Scylla and Charybdis
Series: Government, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
To bring competition, wealth inflow and jobs back to America, does the State dismantle Roosevelt’s New Deal and let wages, and public discomfort, equalize with the rest of the world? Or does it maintain the status quo?