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A construção do mito Mário Palmério
Price: Free! Words: 85,880. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
O livro “A construção do mito Mário Palmério” (Ed. Unesp, 2012) conta a história da ascensão profissional, social e política do escritor mineiro Mário Palmério na década de 1940. Empreendedor em uma cidade interiorana e tradicionalista, o jovem professor aprendeu a utilizar os mais diversos símbolos para encenar um papel social relevante e se tornar um dos personagens mais prestigiados da região.
What Price Liberty?
Price: $1.45 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
With every temporary politician with a ‘pen and a phone’ your liberties are shrinking. Don’t believe it? Read on!
Avoiding Praetorian Societies: Focusing U.S. Strategy on Political Development - Arab Spring, Polyarchy, Closed Hegemonies, Kleptocracy, Social Capital, Political Stability Model
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,370. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The initial limited campaigns of Afghanistan and Iraq became the largest American stability and reconstruction campaigns since World War II, and led directly to the resurgence of counterinsurgency (COIN), stability and reconstruction operations as key facets of American strategy.
Prophecy or Coincidence
Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 46,890. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion
On 9/11 our nation was attacked in an event of a lifetime. In December of 1988 on the eve of the Pan-Am Flight that blew up over Lockerbie, Scotland, I had a strange dream that I was unable to interpret until September 12, 2001. My personal story will runs chills up your spine but will make you believe that there is a force that is more powerful than man that is in control of our destinations.
James Madison American Prophet
Price: Free! Words: 38,730. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Rather amazingly, James Madison foresaw many of the problems we face in America today. He foresaw our modern obsession with individual rights, the dangers of judicial activism, the problems of a war presidency, and the economic difficulties that can bring a nation to ruin. Most importantly, as America's preeminent political visionary, he also saw how these problems can be solved.
Domestic WMD Incident Management Legal Deskbook - Federal Response to Major Disaster, Medical, Liability, and Communications Issues, Federal Authorities, State Emergency Authorities
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The purpose of this Deskbook is to identify legal authorities available to Executive Branch Departments and Agencies responding to a WMD event involving terrorism or an accident.
Mia Love: The Rise, Stumble and Resurgence of the Next GOP Star
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,390. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
Utah’s Mia Love made history by becoming the first black Republican woman elected to Congress. As a small-town mayor, she snagged a prime-time slot at the 2012 GOP Convention, appeared on Sunday political talk shows and campaigned for GOP nominee Mitt Romney at his request. Her bid for a House seat then failed, by a tiny margin, but she triumphed in 2014 and is expected to be a rising star.
Is The United Nations A Desirable Enforcer Of Interntional Order ?
Price: Free! Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Law » International law
This essay questions whether the United Nations has the capacity to take objective, independent action to maintain international order. It concludes the UN’s capacity to enforce collective security on an objective basis will always be curtailed by the Security Council's permanent member's interests, its lack of a monopoly on the use of collective force and its inability to take decisive action.
The Millennium Book--Module 3: Political Challenges in the twenty-first century
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 12,650. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Since history began, humans have sought to govern their collective behavior by organizing themselves into what we now call governments. Whether loose tribal councils and chieftains, or today's United Nations, these socio-political creations have been a part of virtually every collection of people for countless thousands of years. Here we explore political thought and reality in the new century
The Chain of Environmental Command: How a Club of Billionaires and Their Foundations Control the Environmental Movement and Obama's EPA: Anti-Fracking, Global Warming and Climate Change
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 78,520. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
This report from the minority staff of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works examines, in the words of the Republican staff, how "a club of billionaires and their foundations control the environmental movement and the EPA."
Kill Zone: A Sniper Looks at Dealey Plaza
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Kill Zone: A Sniper Looks at Dealey Plaza is the result of a seven year investigation into the Kennedy assassination by veteran police officer and former US Marine sniper and SWAT sniper Craig Roberts. It explores the event, the conspiracy of the planners, and traces the power behind the plot to levels higher than was ever imagined. Non-Fiction.
Connection Lost
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,430. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
The purpose of connection lost is to focus on things in society that attribute to or leads to the destruction of our human connections to each other.
The Organizational Weapon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 141,290. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The classic study of the methods, propaganda, and institutions which create infiltration and eventually coopt organizations from within. The study applies its theory to communist techniques but its analysis and insights have, over the years, become useful in perceiving and combating such methods in jihadist and terrorist organizations. The 2014 edition adds a foreword by Martin Krygier of UNSW.
History and Future of Two Parties
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,960. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by thelittlefrench@zoho.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
THE HISTORY OF LATIN AMERICAN in the last half century is a "drama in three acts". Act one: Dictatorships overthrow the armed left in the military field. Act two: Democracy is back and the end of the soviet communism coincides with a decade of "free market economies" (the '90). Act three: Former guerrilla take power in almost all the countries.
ISIS: The New Power
Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
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This e book is an attempt to understand ISIS and the Islamic Movements.
Mirror of a Mind's Eye Book 1 Psychotronics
Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The first book of my collected poetic works features poetry about psychotronics and other cultural taboos.
Warblog: Armchair Generals of the War on Terror
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,900. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The "warbloggers" who emerged after the September 11 attacks believed that the War on Terror and the invasion of Iraq could trigger a humanistic and democratic reformation of the Islamic world. They were wrong, but not alone. Their optimism reflected an old and powerful Western fantasy: That liberal democracy is natural, inevitable, and appealing to all people everywhere.
Compendio del Capitale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,360. Language: Italian. Published: October 22, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory
Il Capitale di Carlo Marx brevemente compendiato da Carlo Cafiero.
Dust in the Wind: Real FEMA Disaster Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,400. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » History » American
Second Edition. Forget the hype of news reports and what media showed you during history-making disasters: Hurricanes Hugo, Andrew and Iniki to the Northridge Earthquake plus more. Follow Robert Winter, a 25-year FEMA inspector, at ground level as he encounters the true story, the grit, triumphs and tragedies of how these disasters played out in people's lives around the world on a daily basis.
RANT 2.0: Even More Politics & Snark in the Age of Obama
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 144,910. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In this second volume collection of her daily column DIANNY RANTS, Diann Russell picks up where she left off in volume one. Including almost 100 hilarious DIANNY images, RANT 2.0 explores the person of Barack Obama and life in Obama's America. From the economy to climate change, from a nagging First Lady to the endless Obama vacations, Diann covers it all with razor wit and political savvy.