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The Futility of War
By Ernest McIvor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 168,190. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by National Pacific Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Wars have been used as a means of settling territorial and other political disputes since the dawn of human civilisation. The Futility of War takes the reader through the long history of human conflict in all its forms, and considers the reasons why wars still exist today. It offers a fascinating insight into human nature, and the past, present and possible future of all mankind.
Boko Haram in Nigeria Encyclopedia: Confronting Terrorism from the Islamic Sect, Threat to Homeland, Political History and Expansion, Attacks, President Goodluck Jonathan
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,180. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
This unique ebook provides comprehensive coverage of the Boko Haram terror group in Nigeria. The group has claimed responsibility for the bombing of a bus station in April 2014 which killed over 70 people, and may have abducted over 100 schoolgirls in a later attack.
1,001 Things You Didn't Know Happened in April
By Ronald Hee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 159,810. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
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1,001 Things You Didn’t Know Happened in April is a quirky and unique take on the history of the world, all seen through events and peoples in the month of April, since the beginnings of recorded history. It is the first book by Singaporean writer, Ronald Hee, a self-confessed history buff. History is and should be fun! Enjoy!
Letters from Palestine
By Pamela Olson
Price: Free! Words: 106,420. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Many books have dealt with the Israeli-Palestinian conflict from the Israeli perspective. However, few reflect the Palestinian point of view. Letters from Palestine offers an American audience a rare opportunity to listen to actual Palestinian people as they describe what it is like to live in the occupied territories of the West Bank or Gaza, or to grow up as a Palestinian in the U.S.
Religious Fascism (The Repeal of Section 28)
By Garry Otton
Price: $10.28 USD. Words: 199,750. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Using the repeal of a little-known law in Scotland, this book examines the spread of religious fascism across the world.
Scared of Scorpions: My Year of Hell in the Holy Land
By Chauncey Roberts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,430. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Songwriter Chauncey Roberts is robbed of his movie camera in Syria, beginning a hellish year in which his Palestine, My Heart Concert in Bethlehem is cancelled because of the Gaza Flotilla Tragedy, his TV sitcom nearly comes into being, and he begins Camp Evil in which Jewish settlers attack a scout camp. He overstays his Israeli visa by nine months, escaping at Tel Aviv's airport.
On Two Fronts
By Adam Fenner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,900. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014 by 13Thirty Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"There is nothing else out there like On Two Fronts by Sgt Adam Fenner and Lance Taubold. It's not a book about war; it's a book about people, about separation, about living, home, friends, love, and heartache. I love this book." Heather Graham, NY Times Bestselling Author
Diary Of A Ram Fan
By S2e Book Publishing Co.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,900. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A satirical look at more than 75 years of Football's Rams history, combined with discussions of American Exceptionalism and almost 50 years of personal experience in the life of a Rams Fan.
The Late Great United States
By Joseph George Caldwell
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,140. Language: American English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book, The Late Great United States, describes the reasons why the United States will soon collapse.
Sadism, Songs and Stolen Liberty
By Stephen Mann
Price: $8.19 USD. Words: 101,360. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Stephen Mann writes of his experience as a boy entrant to the British Royal Navy, his despair then anger at finding that he could not escape from a world of arbitrary rules and personal violence. His humour and North London independent spirit however shines through and despite his frustrations, the cracking momentum of the book is maintained as we enjoy adventures with Stephen and his shipmates o
2008 Financial Crisis: Official Federal Reserve Meeting Transcripts Reveal New Details About Crucial Decisions, Bernanke, Yellen, Lehman Collapse, White House Report on 2009 Stimulus
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 808,350. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This ebook presents the complete set of 2008 financial crisis meeting transcripts released by the Federal Reserve System in February 2014.
South Africa's People's Parliament: The Dream Deferred
By Gabriel Campher
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,310. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
In 2006, an employee of South Africa's Parliament was summarily fired, because he was a candidate in the municipal elections. This is the true story of his struggle to defend his political rights and that of Parliament’s 2000-plus employees. In the process he exposed the hypocrisy at the same Parliament that elected Mandela as the first black president of a post-Apartheid South Africa.
American Sons: The Untold Story of the Falcon and the Snowman
By Vince Font
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,550. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
In 1977, Christopher Boyce and Andrew Daulton Lee were convicted of espionage and sentenced to decades in prison. The story of their crime, as told in the 1985 movie The Falcon and the Snowman, was only the beginning. American Sons tells the full story of their ordeal behind bars - and how a young, idealistic paralegal named Cait Mills helped them become free men.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: The Intelligence Archipelago - The Community's Struggle to Reform in the Globalized Era, History of Intelligence Reform, Investigations and Reports
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 139,800. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. Topics and subjects include: Authoritative history of intelligence reform, investigations, and reports; the 9/11 commission, Hart-Rudman National Security Act, Cold War, and more.
The Chinese Air Force: Evolving Concepts, Roles, and Capabilities - Hypersonic Vehicle Technology, Aircraft, Reverse Engineering, Threat to Taiwan, PLAAF Air Force Leaders, Airpower
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 194,800. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This vital report from a distinguished international group of experts on airpower, military affairs, and the People's Republic of China PRC - Taiwan relationship examines the present state and future prospects of the People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF).
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Y: The Sources of Islamic Revolutionary Conduct - Islamic Ressentiment, bin Laden, al-Qaida, Mohammad, Palestine, Comparison to Christianity
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,810. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This is a work of fundamental strategic importance. It will serve as a starting point in understanding of the nature of the enemy we face in the war on Islamo-fascism. Habits of thought developed during the ideological wars of the 20th century are not sufficient cognitive models for prosecution of the current conflict.
2014 Complete Guide to the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline: State Department Final Supplemental EIS, Risks to the Environment and Water Resources, Congressional Report
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 203,160. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Gain a complete understanding of the important controversy about the Keystone XL pipeline project with this flowing-text e-book containing a collection of official documents - including the State Department Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) executive summary released in January 2014 - on the risks of the pipeline.
2014 President Barack Obama State of the Union Address plus 2013 and 2009 Inaugural Addresses and Presidential Campaign Speeches from 2012
By Progressive Management
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 387,270. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
This unique ebook compilation includes the full official transcript of the State of the Union address delivered by President Obama before a joint session of Congress on January 28, 2014.
2014 Complete Guide to the Terrorist Attacks on Americans in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2012: Senate Report, House Interview Transcripts, Accountability Review Board (ARB)
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 276,540. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
New material for 2014 includes the long-awaited Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Review of the Terrorist Attacks on U.S. Facilities in Benghazi, Libya highlighting State Department and intelligence failures which led to the attack, and newly declassified transcripts of House Armed Services Committee interviews with individuals in the military chain of command regarding the attack.
The Middle and Working Class Manifesto
By Rev. Paul Bern
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 119,570. Language: American English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
"The Middle and Working Class Manifesto" For the many who like to read leftist, politically subversive nonfiction, or who are fed up with the status quo, and particularly for those who think American government is broken beyond repair, this 470-page book will electrify and inspire you!