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Profiles in Leadership: Directors of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and its Predecessors - Iran Hostage Crisis, Gulf War, Iran-Contra, Iraq War, 9/11, Seymour Hersh, Family Jewels
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The profiles depict the 23 leaders in the context of their times, describing their triumphs and their setbacks not in isolation but as elements in a larger drama of domestic politics and foreign affairs. Their stories are inspiring, sometimes sobering, and always fascinating.
Learning From the Enemy: The Gunman Project - Espionage at the Moscow U.S. Embassy, Soviet Spying, IBM Selectric Typewriter Bugs, Great Seal Implant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,750. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This NSA paper examines the nature of the Soviet electronic penetration and the damage assessment of Soviet access to typewriters at the U.S. embassy in Moscow. This history of Project GUNMAN will also answer such questions as how the typewriter bugs were discovered and how they worked.
Al-Qaida, the Tribes, and the Government - Lessons and Prospects for Iraq's Unstable Triangle, Middle East Studies Paper, al-Qaeda, the Awakening
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,360. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
As part of its anti-American insurgency in the Sunni areas, Al-Qaida's policy errors, characterized by an arrogant and uncompromising approach to tribal economic, social, and cultural interests, as well as the alienation of the existing tribal leadership, engendered considerable popular discontent and contributed to an eventual shifting of tribal alliances to the United States.
Yamani - The Inside Story
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 123,540. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Yamani - The acclaimed biography of the man who could move markets with a whisper and who, for 28 years on the world stage, was one of the most powerful, most famous and most recognizable people on the planet. It is the story of oil, of Saudi Arabia, of the West and of ultimate political power.
Irregular Warfare: The Maoist Challenge to India's Internal Security - Naxalite Movement, PWG, Telengana, Mao Tse-Tung, Chinese Links, Terrorism, Terror Incident List
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,130. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This monograph provides a detailed history of insurgency in India, including an exhaustive examination of the history of uprisings starting from the Telengana insurrection of the mid-to-late 1940s to the Communist movement, sponsored by Mao Zedong's China.
Strategic Culture and Strategic Studies: An Alternative Framework for Assessing al-Qaeda and the Global Jihad Movement - Osama bin Laden, AQAM, Sudan, Irregular Warfare, Islamic Terrorism
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 73,540. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
More than a decade after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States by al-Qaeda and a year after the death of Osama bin Laden, this unique text offers an innovative analysis of that organization's strategic culture.
The Futility of War
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 168,190. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by National Pacific Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,180. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
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.
Forced Reckoning — The Detailed Truth About How Mitt Romney’s Business Skeletons Became Barack Obama’s Winning Strategy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,560. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights
Forced Reckoning delves into politcs, labor issues, family struggles, and wealth inequity. The resounding message proved throughout the book is: You can achieve great things through commitment, change and a drive to do better things with your life. He details his link to Mitt Romney and how he became involved in Obama's re-election campaign.
1,001 Things You Didn't Know Happened in April
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 215,640. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
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This is a quirky and unique take on the history of the world to today, all seen through events and peoples in the month of April, since the beginnings of recorded history. Each entry is explained in a short paragraph of 100 to 125 words, comprising not only traditional history, but also social history, the history of science, and a sad catalog of disasters, both natural and man-made. Enjoy!
The Future of Western Civilization Series 1 Book 1: Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft interviews Visionary Leaders
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Compilation 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,500. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Dr Nicholas Beecroft, interviews visionary leaders about British Patriotism-A Newcomer’s Perspective. The Next Big Shift-From Machine to Living System. Global Simultaneous Policy Making. The Future of Capitalism. Transpartisan Politics. Creating Heaven on Earth. Bonds, Fields and Intentions. Leadership with Integrity. Wisdom-Lost and Rediscovered. The Living Universe. Organizational Democracy.
Corporate America & The N-Word
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,850. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Unlike the focus on race relations involving potentially criminal acts such as shootings of unarmed blacks by white citizens and law enforcement; contemporary hate speech, racially motivated assaults and workplace mass-murders remain mostly unexamined - until now!
Letters from Palestine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 106,420. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: 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)
Price: $10.28 USD. Words: 199,750. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious Intolerance, Persecution & Conflict
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,430. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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.
The Future of Western Civilization Series 1 Book 4: Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft Interviews Visionary Leaders
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Compilation 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Dr Nicholas Beecroft Interviews: Unleashing Human Potential-Soleira Green Wise Democracy-Jim Rough Mindfulness-Dr Nicholas Beecroft Evolutionary Leadership-Peter Merry The Future of Europe-Helen Titchen Beeth Ending the Culture War-Phil Neisser & Jacob Hess The Future of Western Civilization Progress Report-Dr Nicholas Beecroft interviewed by Melanie Mortiboys
The Future of Western Civilization Series 1 Book 3: Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft interviews Visionary Leaders
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Compilation 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Dr Nicholas Beecroft Interviews: Generational Cycles-Neil Howe Catalyzing Change-Peggy Holman Successful Nations-Richard Barrett Resurrecting Christianity-Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali German Identity & Patriotism-Adrian Wagner Compassionate Healthcare-Dr Robin Youngson New Money-Jordan MacLeod
The Future of Western Civilization Series 1 Book 2: Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft interviews Visionary Leaders
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Compilation 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,900. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Dr Nicholas Beecroft Interviews: The West is Best-Insights from the PR Man to the Stars-Howard Bloom Evolutionary Enlightenment-Living from your Creative Impulse-Andrew Cohen Renaissance 2-Catalyzing the 2nd Renaissance-Dr Robin Wood Positive Patriotism-The Evolving British-Chris Parish The Master Code-The Theory that Explains Everything-Dr Don Beck
Fingers to the Keyboard: 2000 - 2014
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,500. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Essay » Sociology
Fingers to the Keyboard is an eclectic mix and collection of essays on topics such as the stupidity of politicians, the idiosyncrasies of English grammar, the baiting of scammers, the trials and tribulations of being hard of hearing, commentaries on various sports, religious extremism, the beauty of mathematics, film and book reviews, and a miscellany of grumpy old man moans and groans.
In Plain English
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,710. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Peter Fratarcangelo feels the frustration that all of us feel with our “most trusted” institutions. While most of us throw up our hands in dismay, Mr. Fratarcangelo has sought solutions to get back on track. He has laid them out on these pages—and In Plain English. America must hear what he has to say.