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Positive Harmlessness in Practice: Enough For Us All, Volume Two
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
What does it mean to "do no harm"? Usually our focus is on what we shouldn’t do rather than on what we can do proactively to end violence towards others and ourselves. This discussion of harm and harmlessness, along with a Harmlessness Scale™, helps readers develop the ability to think, feel, and act harmlessly in everyday life.
High Speed Rail Meets the Laws of Physics - and Loses
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
In this paper John Hay-Heddle sets out serious problems with the HS2 Project relating to energy reserves, climate change, safety matters, costs and other operational concerns. He demonstrates that a 250mph Super-train is nothing like as “Green” as it
Egypt Unshackled: Using social media to @#:) the System
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,840. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Egypt, treasured 'bucket' list destination for many, saw pro-democracy youth battle for freedom in Tahrir Square. This is their story of revolution where social media and Twitter helped topple a brutal, dictatorial regime in just 18 Days. Journalist Denis G. Campbell, Editor of UK Progressive Magazine, weaves a compelling moment-to-moment narrative.
Fukushima; Nuclear Disaster on the ring of fire
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Fukushima takes an in-depth look at the March, 2011 nuclear disaster that occurred as a result of one the most powerful earthquakes ever to hit Japan. In his lively and conversational writing style, Sargent puts the tragedy in useful scientific and political context by exploring what led the Japanese to build 55 nuclear power plants on one of the most seismically active locations on Earth.
De l'utilité de la Bourse
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You set the price! Words: 820. Language: French. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
En matière boursière, la comédie de la « catastrophe que l’on évite de justesse » sonne de plus en plus faux et évite de s'interroger sur l'utilité réelle de la Bourse? À quoi sert-elle ? Faut-il la réformer ? Dans l'affirmative, comment ? La « méthode de Luther » s'applique-t-elle à cette problématique ?
The Desperate American: a manifesto
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Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
(3.00 from 1 review)
Discusses the decline of America and her citizens and how to put ourselves and our country back together. Explains the problems with the "Right-wing nut jobs" & "Liberal weenies" and how the average American must deal with the politicians, illegal immigrants, minorities, homosexuals and each other by taking personal responsibility.
"Kara" Dergisi Seckisi
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 29,150. Language: Turkish. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Kara Dergisi Seçkisi (Türkiye'de Anarşist Düşünce Tarihi Serisi - 1) Editör: Can Başkent Propaganda Yayınları Kapak tasarımı: İç Mihrak Propaganda Tasarım Redaktör: Burcu Karakaş Kara dergisinin eski editörü Ahmet Kurt röportajıyla... ISBN: 978-0-9868586-3-5 (pdf), 978-0-9868586-4-2 (ePub), 978-0-9868586-5-9 (mobi). 103 sayfa, Eylül 2011.
Kids Before Trees
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,380. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
(4.00 from 1 review)
We are not running out of oil or destroying our planet, but you're paying higher taxes and prices as a result of the relentless flood of crisis reports that tell us we are. We're being bilked out of billions of dollars by false scientists and greedy editors. They use phoney claims and half-baked reports to profiteer from the business of fear. They're stealing from the poor and needy, and from you.
Israel's Critical Security Requirements for Defensible Borders
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,560. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This study by leading Israeli security experts presents a comprehensive assessment of Israel's critical security requirements, particularly the need for defensible borders that was endorsed by past U.S. administrations. The study also details the importance of Israeli control of the airspace over the West Bank and the risks to Israel of deploying international forces there.
Once Indivisible, Now Divided
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,200. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Our nation is severely in debt, our unemployment is high, schools are closing down,and health care costs are bankrupting many in America today. Our government is divided and can't seem to get along enough to save our nation from a financial crisis and another great depression. The political decisions that caused all these problems are discussed in this book. There are facts that will amaze you.
Les marches d'Odessa
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You set the price! Words: 850. Language: French. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Après l'abaissement de la note des États-Unis par S&P, quels vont être les actes de la pièce de théâtre qui va se jouer ? Et que nous réserve le dernier acte ?
The Dumbbell's Dictionary
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,680. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The author contends that over the past several years, America has gone off the rails. In the acerbic tradition of Ambrose Bierce and Henry Mencken, he focuses on an overweening federal government and its nanny state. He criticizes the therapeutic culture; the power of teacher unions; runaway federal spending bankrupting America; and much more, including bits of humor injected as leavening.
Social Injustice: What Evangelicals Need to Know About the World
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Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 80,740. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011 by Sacred Tribes Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
William Moulder and Michael Cooper have done us a great service in compiling these essays on justice from an evangelical perspective. The first three essays in this timely and important book lay out the biblical, theological and his-torical foundations of justice. The next six essays address the practical application of biblical principles of justice.
America vs. America
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,560. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A poetry anthology of the century featuring one answer to our political, social, and economic troubles that are an ever-increasing pressure in today's America. It is not what you'd expect in our polarized two partisan society. It encourages the use of individual power with which Government and the people work together for peace and prosperity.
Return Of The Brown People
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Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Approximately six hundred years ago Europeans came to this country, killed many of the brown people, (with weapons or diseases), and ran the rest of them off or put them on reservations. It looks like the brown people are coming to get it back.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Medical Aspects of Chemical Warfare - Nerve Agents, Incapacitating Agents, Riot Control, Toxins, Defense, Decontamination (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 388,370. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Medical Aspects of Chemical Warfare is a comprehensive source of the information on chemical agents, including chemical detectors and protection equipment, diagnosis, decontamination, countermeasures and therapy, and response planning, as well as the history of chemical warfare and casualty management.
The Long Slog: A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The White House
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,180. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
Stump Connolly is at it again, careening down the campaign trail in pursuit of the candidates, the cash and the real stories behind Campaign ’08. A funny, inside look at politics from an established pro. “I don’t think anyone had more fun covering the campaign than Stump, or reading him than me. You laugh and learn at the same time.” – Bill Kurtis
Le « mal américain »
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You set the price! Words: 630. Language: French. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
Qu’Obama aboutisse ou non à un accord avec les Républicains, cela ne changera pas grand’ chose à la perspective à long terme des États-Unis, celle d’une faillite programmée. Comment les États-Unis en sont-ils arrivés là ? Le « mal américain » peut-il frapper la France ? Sarkozy y a-t-il concouru ?
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Medical Aspects Of Biological Warfare - Anthrax, Ricin, Smallpox, Viral Fevers, Plague, Biosafety, Biosecurity (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 338,100. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
From the much-referenced and highly acclaimed Textbooks of Military Medicine series, the Medical Aspects Of Biological Warfare (2007 Version) textbook reflects the critical threat posed by biological warfare and terrorism in a post 9-11 world. It addresses the weaponization of biological agents.
Congressional Dysfunction
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,200. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
An analysis of why the 21st Century Congress represents the worst nightmares of the Founding Fathers. Examines the Ensign & Weiner scandals, excessive Congressional pay and benefits and fundamental legislative incompetence. Explains how ‘safe’ districts produce weaker candidates, marginalizes moderates and creates the nest of partisan vipers that infect Capitol Hill.