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E Dikhe ton "Dikaston"
Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: Greek. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
Apospasmata apo ta praktika ths Dikhs twn Dikastwn tou 3ou Raih (Nyrembergh 1947).
Sound's Weight
Price: Free! Words: 16,440. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
"Sound's Weight" encourages readers to think about music politically and politics musically. Tracing the history of Western music as a process in which taste is dictated by politics, this extended essay advocates for a way of thinking and living liberated by the confines of calculated interests.
Inflation Tax: The Plan To Deal With The Debts
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 46,290. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Inflation, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book presents in simple easy-to-read way why inflation is such a big problem, particularly in the UK. It is reducing the standard of living of most people and redistributing wealth from savers to debtors. Successive governments have used it as a tool to manage their debts. The book examines likely future inflation scenarios and the best ways to save and invest in those environments.
Carbon Policy - How robust measurement and verification can improve policy effectiveness
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,240. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book puts forward the case for incorporating more robust Measurement Reporting and Verification in the development of carbon abatement policy. Its focus is on policies that aim to reduce the energy use and resultant carbon emissions of buildings. It examines a range of policy types, provides case studies, and shows how to incorporate robust measurement and verification into policy design.
Dust Net
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,610. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
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Walls have always given us privacy, safeguarding us from the eyes and ears of others. That’s about to change. Surveillance drones the size of insects will be superseded by surveillance devices the size of specks of dust floating in the breeze. They will watch us, but they will also let us communicate with each other in ways that no government or corporation will be able to intercept or block.
A Vision for 21st Century America
Price: Free! Words: 25,450. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
After 9/11/2001, I began to study Islamic history. I saw similarities between our war on terrorism and the past war on the spread of communism and wondered what we could do to defend ourselves against terrorism. The solution appears to be achieving energy independence. This book explains how doing that will help us create the strongest nation on earth.
The Digest of Arabs Political Education
Price: Free! Words: 73,400. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
The Purpose of this Book is to provide the reader with brief information on political issues and terminology that are frequently circulated by the media, in a plain language without delving deep into the historic aspect of these issues and terminology, in order to enable the reader to take as much political culture as he can, which would help him/her keep abreast with the latest developments, and
TWA 800:Accident or Incident?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,330. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by Saint Gaudens Press Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Was the TWA 800 airliner disaster an accident or act of terror. This insightful, in-depth analysis of the facts and possible alternative answers to the deadly crash.
Becoming Libertarian
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
If you are tired of dirty Politicians, you could be a Libertarian! If you support laws which increase your right to do as you want to, as long as it does not hurt anyone else, you might be a Libertarian. If you think that everyone is entitled to do anything that does hurt someone else, you probably are a Libertarian!
The Last Empire --The Last Hope for the Western World The USA is the only true leader of the free world
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,740. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
The Last Empire details how the United States has lost its edge as the leader of the free world. Pointing to such things as loss of political integrity, erosion of its peoples’ values, lack of education and increasing criminal activity, author Albert Talker warns that these evils threaten our nation’s standing in the world and might bring about the total collapse of our once great empire.
Canás. Francotiradores de la Siria Rebelde
Price: Free! Words: 38,570. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
El canás o francotirador es un personaje inevitable de la guerra en Siria. Para que la población civil sobreviva, es imperativo saber dónde está actuando. La cotidianidad se rige por evadir tiros, salvarse de las bombas y arreglárselas para encontrar algo de humor que ayude a vivir. Este periodista mexicano nos entrega una crónica desde los frentes de batalla con una narrativa íntima y veloz.
So, You Want to Run for Office? A Candidate's Cookbook to Running for Office In Grays Harbor County
Price: Free! Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Written primarily for the first-time candidate, this free 'Candidate's Cookbook' guides you through the process of running for local office and discusses ingredients for success. The process is broken down into five, bite-sized, easily digestible chapters: The Basics, Add Water and Stir,15 Easy Steps to Launch Your Candidacy, What's Up With Social Media?, and Resources for your Campaign.
Binnen Zonder Bellen
Price: Free! Words: 11,710. Language: Dutch. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Europees parlementslid Philip Claeys (Vlaams Belang) beschrijft hoe het feitelijke wegvallen van de binnengrenzen in de EU de immigratiestroom nog groter en oncontroleerbaarder heeft gemaakt. Het asiel- en immigratiebeleid van de EU is geen oplossing voor het probleem, het is een onderdeel van het probleem. Elk land moet dus opnieuw zelf kunnen bepalen wie het op zijn grondgebied toelaat.
The Bigfoot Chronicles
Price: Free! Words: 16,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
The field notes of Mike Palecek from years of walking in the woods of Minnesota, Iowa and South Dakota in search of Bigfoot.
The Seductive Schoolhouse Scandal
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sexual abuse & harassment, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Set in an urban city in central New Jersey, The Seductive Schoolhouse Scandal, inspired by true events, is the story of Jack Rumford, a corrupt school administrator operating in an impoverished, neglected, poorly-supervised school district.When the state becomes involved, teacher Cindy Stone can only hope that justice is served before Jack Rumford can exact his revenge.
Obama's Re-election:Good or Bad
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013 by The Florida Hoosier. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
Most thinking people are dismayed that President Obama was reelected for a second term of office. Many are worried that America as we know it will be no longer, falling into socialism and become a welfare state. Many fear worse that we will fall to communism or Marxism. The situation doesn’t look good; from all indications that is exactly where we are headed. But be not dismayed.
The Social Security Disability Program is Broken
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 10,970. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social security & pensions
The e-book identifies the major reasons why the Social Security disability program is in crisis. Aside from the structural issues resulting from a poor economy and associated high unemployment rate, failures on the part of the White House and the Congress exacerbate the problem.
Ascensão e Queda do Euro
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,130. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 16, 2013 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Pode-se comparar o euro a um veículo com 23 secções articuladas, nas quais todas as rodas são de dimensões diferentes. Não irá muito longe. Rudo de Ruijter A classe dominante portuguesa não prima pela lucidez, não tem um projecto de desenvolvimento e age – reage – aos seus medos.
Dust of the Danakil
Series: African Memoir, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,860. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013 by Mosaique Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
A gripping memoir of the 1974 humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia, Dust of the Danakil is a true story of an ill-conceived project in the violent, drought-stricken Danakil region. The author, sent by UK government pen-pushers to harness seasonal flood water and turn the notoriously aggressive Afar herdsmen into farmers, discovered a hostile environment that almost cost him him his life.
Powers of the Texas Governor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Byron Goines explains some of the specifics concerning the powers of the Texas Governor and gives an explanation of the gubernatorial breakdown of the powers, along with some information about the Governor's power in the legislative process.