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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.
Bolshevism: The Road to Revolution
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 309,480. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This is a comprehensive history of the Bolshevik Party, from its early beginnings through to the seizure of power in October 1917. Using a wealth of primary sources, Alan Woods reveals the real evolution of Bolshevism as a living struggle to apply the method of Marxism to the peculiarities of Russia. It can be used as a handbook for those involved in the movement today.
China: From Permanent Revolution to Counter-Revolution
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 197,580. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
This book is a comprehensive analysis of the revolutionary history of China, from the early 20th century to the present era of crisis, aided by a wealth of research which cuts across the many historical distortions both of bourgeois academia and of the Chinese Communist Party.
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.
Entre la libertad y el miedo. Libro censurado por dictaduras latinoamericanas durante la década 1950
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 169,830. Language: Spanish. Published: October 30, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Cuando Germán Arciniegas publicó el libro titulado Entre La Libertad y el Miedo, bullía en todo el continente latinoamericano una efervescencia liberal, que propugnaba por sacar del poder a las élites conservadoras cercanas a la iglesia católica. Por elemental lógica de los conflictos sociales y políticos, la evolución ideológica en el hemisferio dio paso a dictaduras populistas como la de Perón.
Why I Stand: From Freedom to the Killing Fields of Socialism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 106,150. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Why I Stand highlights the threat of Marxist Socialism to our American culture. The victor will determine the heart, soul, and freedom of our nation for future generations.
Detecting Deception: A Bibliography of Counterdeception Across Time, Cultures, and Disciplines - Valuable Information for Intelligence Professionals to Reduce Vulnerability to Strategic Surprise
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 233,140. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This is an impressive and comprehensive bibliography by Dr. Barton Whaley on the theory and practice of "Counterdeception." Dr. Whaley has been an avid researcher and teacher of military-political deception studies and theories for nearly four decades.
Tirofijo: Los sueños y las montañas
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,900. Language: Spanish. Published: October 25, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Biografía de la extensa carrera criminal del terrorista colombiano Manuel Marulanda Vélez alias Tirofijo fundador y cabecilla de las Farc durante 44 años continuos.Relata desde su militancia en las guerrillas liberales, los atroces crímenes que cometió, sun inmersión en el narcotráfico y describe la personalidad de un asesino famoso en todo el mundo.
Quest for Sovereignty
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 131,830. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
The present volume critically examines the notion of sovereignty against a backdrop of various events drawn primarily – but not exclusively -- from American history. Among the topics discussed are: Charter of the Forests, republicanism, democracy, the rule of law, the Philadelphia Convention of 1787, the process of ratification, the Supreme Court, corporations, the CIA, and the Federal Reserve.
Essence of September 11th, 3rd Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 168,740. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This book doesn't advance a conspiracy theory concerning the events of 9/11. It is a critical exploration into an analysis of the ideas that underpin the U.S. government's 'official' position on 9/11 and an explanation of why that position is untenable.
Beyond Democracy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 243,240. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
The 'Occupy Movement' took many people by surprise with both its scope, as well as with the manner in which it resonated with the deep sense of discontentment that appears to be felt by many people in the United States concerning the economic. legal and political character of American life. This book is intended to help bring a sharper focus to those concerns.
Historia Política de Colombia Parte II
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 112,070. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Historia Política de Colombia escrita cuatro manos por los académicos Manuel Arteaga Hernández y Jaime Arteaga Carvajal, es un compendio de sucesos importantes a lo largo de la compleja existencia socio-política del país, como consecuencia de la conquista y colonización española del hemisferio americano, que desde la época de su hallazgo en el siglo XV fue denominado con el mote de Nuevo Mundo.
Historia Política de Colombia Parte I
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 110,910. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Historia Política de Colombia escrita cuatro manos por los académicos Manuel Arteaga Hernández y Jaime Arteaga Carvajal, es un compendio de sucesos importantes a lo largo de la compleja existencia socio-política del país, como consecuencia de la conquista y colonización española del hemisferio americano, que desde la época de su hallazgo en el siglo XV fue denominado con el mote de Nuevo Mundo.
La campaña libertadora de 1819 Tomo III
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 157,970. Language: Spanish. Published: October 8, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
El Tomo III de III de los documentos más importantes que contienen la correspondencia cruzada por aparte entre los comandantes de las tropas realistas y las tropas encabezadas por el Libertador Simón Bolívar, es un valioso complemento bibliográfico para entender los pormenores de la asombrosa Campaña Libertadora de la entonces Nueva Granada y actual Colombia.
I, Jared: The Trump Secrets
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 109,050. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
Jared Corey Kushner was a relative unknown. Outside the real estate development world of New York City few heard of him. Of those who did even fewer knew much about him. After marrying into the Trump family his prominence grew. It rose meteorically when he and wife Ivanka entered the world of Beltway politics. Jared has since become one of the most politically influential people of our time.
Fool's Errand: Time to End the War in Afghanistan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 125,610. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
“In Fool’s Errand, Scott Horton masterfully explains the tragedy of America’s longest war and makes the case for immediate withdrawal. I highly recommend this excellent book on America’s futile and self-defeating occupation of Afghanistan.” — Daniel Ellsberg, Pentagon Papers whistleblower and author of The Doomsday Machine: Confessions of a Nuclear War Planner
La campaña libertadora de 1819 Tomo II
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 167,340. Language: Spanish. Published: September 21, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Tomo II de III, La Campaña Libertadora de 1819, que concretó la independencia de la Nueva Granada de la corona española y abrió el espacio para que Simón Bolívar iniciara a materializar por medio de la Gran Colombia y luego con la independencia de Perú y Bolivia, su sueño de Unión Panamericana, que se perdió por problemas políticos internos, mezquindades, y visiones parroquiales de caudillos.
La campaña libertadora de 1819 Tomo I
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 133,060. Language: Spanish. Published: September 19, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Primero de tres tomos con recopilación de los documentos históricos que consolidan los hechos que articularon la campaña militar dirigida por Simón Bolivar y Francisco de Paula Santander para liberar a la Nueva Granada del dominio de la corona española y abrir el espacio geopolítico para la construcción de la Grabn Colombia y la indenpendencia del resto del continente. Libro de incalculable valor.
María Antonieta la reina decapitada por la revolución francesa
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 181,260. Language: Spanish. Published: September 15, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Quizás la biografía mas completa y apasionante de la trágica vida de María Antonieta, la bella austriaca que se casó con el cuestionado rey francés Luis XVI, cuyo pésimo gobierno estimuló la revolución francesa con la nefasta consecuencia que la pareja real fue pasada por la guillotina del régimen del terror impuesto por Maximiliano Robespierre.
A Mighty Case Against War: What America Missed in U.S. History Class and What We (All) Can Do Now
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,410. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » American
A Mighty Case Against War begins with a startling account of America's wars, looks at why war sells, and exposes the fallacies of some of our most influential justifications for war.