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Fight or Flight: How to Avoid or Respond to Violent Attacks
Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 80,170. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Arms control
Staying alive in a dangerous situation such as an active shooter or terrorist attack, begins long before any physical confrontation takes place. Filled with Real Life stories and examples, "Fight or Flight" tells the reader how using situational awareness can give them an advantage in dangerous situations, regardless of their physical ability or skill level.
The Practical Guide to the United States Constitution
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,360. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » US Constitution, Nonfiction » History » North America
The Practical Guide to the United States Constitution offers an accurate but entertaining look at the founding documents. It covers the how's, what's, and why's of the United States Constitution, but with a side of fun. The mission is simple: to make the Constitution so easy to understand that even a career politician can grasp it.
El General Wlassow Historia de una tragedia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 146,250. Language: Spanish. Published: December 5, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
No es sólo la trágica aventura del General Wlassow lo que nos narra Edwin Erich Dwinger -el famoso escritor alemán especializado en temas eslavos- sino el gigantesco esfuerzo llevado a cabo por muchos rusos anticomunistas, para liberar a su patria del despotismo bolchevique y entenderse con lo que se ha dado en llamar civilización occidental, mientras ocurría la Segunda Guerra Mundial.
Faces of Recovery: Treatments that Help PTSD, TBI, and Moral Injury
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,040. Language: American English. Published: December 4, 2018 by Issues Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social services, Essay » Political
Faces of Recovery reports on how millions of American soldiers have faced the ultimate dilemma: kill the enemy or risk being killed yourself. Each choice adds to the trauma — prolonged combat increases emotional and physical injury. This book also describes a newly discovered problem, moral injury. The book shows how healing requires forgiveness, atonement, self-forgiveness, and physical exercise.
The Real News!:The Never-Before-Told Stories of Donald Trump & Fake News!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,510. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » White house
The Real News! gives you the inside scoop on Donald J. Trump, the most controversial public figure in the world, with never-before-told satirical stories about the man and the media who cover him—most of which he considers Fake News!
El Salvador 1550-1973
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 126,110. Language: Spanish. Published: November 30, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Documentada reconstrucción histórica de la evolución geopolítica de El Salvador, con la narración concreta de hechos políticos, sociales, militares, culturales y económicos desde 1550 hasta 1973, cuya lectura facilita la comprensión de los orígenes de la violenta guerra de la nación salvadoreña contra los comunistas de la coalición guerrillera Farabundo Martí.
Complete Guide to Military Base Closures and BRAC: Authoritative Compilation of Six Official Documents - Changes at Military Bases - Community Planning Challenge, Marketing Strategies for Base Reuse
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,340. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
Reports included in this complete guide to military base closures and BRAC: Community Guide to Base Reuse - One: Roles in Base Reuse - Assuming Responsibility * Reuse Overview - Understanding the Process * Local Redevelopment Authorities - Organizing for Success * Base Redevelopment Plan - Charting a Course for Economic Recovery * Implementation - Working for a Sustainable Reuse
Tony Abbott and the Times of Revolution
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 146,350. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Biography
An account of conservative Prime Minister Tony Abbott as a student politician fearlessly battling the far left at Sydney University. It's about the revolutionary times of the 1960s and 1970s and the author's reflections of those times. Tony Abbott is a vehicle through which he expresses his scathing critique of student radicalism. A paradigm case of far-left manipulation and subversion.
The Revolutionary Philosophy of Marxism. Selected Writings on Dialectical Materialism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 180,400. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
A Selection of Writings on Dialectical Materialism by Marx, Engels, Lenin, Trotsky, Plekhanov, and Luxemburg, and Alan Woods. Marxist theory represents the synthesized experience, historical memory, and guide to action of the working class. The Revolutionary Philosophy of Marxism aims to arm the new generation of revolutionary socialists with these essential ideas.
Uncage Eden - A Spiritual Philosophy Book about Food, Music, and the Rewilding of Society
Price: Free! Words: 275,070. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Our planet is in peril. Our species is in captivity. We alone hold the key. We have become disconnected from the love song of our home, and completely enslaved by the systematic destruction of her. This is the story of one water protector's path to understanding the universe, the reweaving of symbiosis, an evolution of camp style cooking, the great cosmic jam scene, and an end to human supremacy.
Standing Up to Goliath: Battling State and National Teachers' Unions for the Heart and Soul of Our Kids and Country
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,480. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Rebecca Friedrichs tells real-life stories that expose state and national teachers’ unions as the money and muscle behind the degradation of America’s schools and culture.
El siglo del liberalismo Evolución geopolítica mundial (1820-1918)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 150,560. Language: Spanish. Published: November 18, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » World
El siglo del liberalismo, titulado originalmente Warldhistoria, folskens liv och kultur , fue publicado en la década de 1940 en Noruega, luego traducido a español por Carlos Barbeito y Enrique Ortega y reimpreso en 2018 con el subtítulo Evolución Geopolítica Mundial (1820-1918), es un estudio de análisis geoestratégico, alrededor de trascendentales hechos históricos que transformaron la humanidad
Taiwan's Former Nuclear Weapons Program: Nuclear Weapons On-Demand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Arms control
Thirty years ago, in 1988, the United States secretly moved to end once and for all Taiwan’s nuclear weapons program, just as it was nearing the point of being able to rapidly break out to build nuclear weapons. Because intense secrecy has followed Taiwan’s nuclear weapons program and its demise, this book is the first account of that program’s history and dismantlement.
Causa 1/89 Fidel Castro: narcotráfico y corrupción. Fusilamiento de Ochoa Sánchez y los hermanos La Guardia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 151,920. Language: Spanish. Published: November 13, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
En 1989 la dictadura cubana anunció por medio de Granma órgano oficial de propaganda los arrestos del general Arnaldo Ochoa Sánchez, el coronel Antonio Rodríguez Estupiñán, el capitán Jorge Martínez Valdés, el general de brigada Patricio de la Guardia Font, el coronel Antonio de la Guardia Font, el teniente coronel Alexis Lago Arocha, y el mayor Amado Padrón Trujillo, implicados en narcotráfico.
Germany 1918-1933: Socialism or Barbarism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 181,130. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism, Nonfiction » History » European
Germany 1918-33 was one of the most tumultuous periods in history. Following the revolution in Russia, the German workers and soldiers attempted to seize power in November 1918. Unfortunately, the revolution was betrayed by the Social Democratic leaders. In this book, Rob Sewell argues that all this was not inevitable, and analyses those events, drawing out the lessons for today.
The Classics of Marxism: Volume One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,790. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
The only way to learn about Marxism is to read the original works of Marx, Engels, Lenin and Trotsky. After all, nobody has ever expressed these ideas better than the authors themselves. The Communist Manifesto, Socialism: Utopian and Scientific, The State and Revolution, and The Transitional Program. Each and every one of these important works contains key lessons for the reader today.
The Ideas of Karl Marx
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,390. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
This short book, released for the two hundredth birthday of Marx, contains a series of articles on the man, his life, and his ideas: from an explanation of the philosophy of Marxism; to Marx’s battles against petty-bourgeois anarchist ideas; to Trotsky’s assessment of the Communist Manifesto. This book should be read by all class-conscious workers as the beginning of the study Marxism.
The Classics of Marxism: Volume Two
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,660. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
Karl Marx’s Wage Labour and Capital contains many important insights into the workings of the capitalist system and the way in which labour is exploited. In Left-Wing Communism we have Lenin’s exposition of the necessity to combine theoretical firmness with tactical and organizational flexibility in order to win the masses. Also contains In Defence of October and Stalinism and Bolshevism (Trotsky)
Russia: From Revolution To Counter-Revolution
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 182,260. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & 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 & Current Affairs » Communism & 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.