Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs

Sub-categories: Current affairs | Terrorism | Government | World politics | Civil and human rights | Activism | Democracy | Economic policy | Social policy | Islamic militancy | History | Communism and socialism | All sub-categories >>
Rock and Hard Places: Travels to Backstages, Frontlines and Assorted Sideshows
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 137,420. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012 by Foruli Classics. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
In 'Rock & Hard Places', a collection of Mueller’s best journalism from the early '90s to the present, he travels to Lebanon with the Prodigy, comes to America with Radiohead, and roams all over the place with U2. He ventures to Bosnia during the war, sees Def Leppard play in a cave in Morocco and attempts to ask the Taliban what they think they’re up to. He’s funny. Occasionally he makes a point.
On the Wrong Line: How Ideology and Incompetence Wrecked Britain's Railways
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 149,390. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012 by Kemsing Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Britain's rail privatisation was one of the greatest political failures of recent history. This acclaimed book serves as a valuable reminder of the risks of privatising a single, state-owned service and breaking it up into competing entities, linked by contracts instead of a shared service ethos... mistakes the Coalition Government now seems determined to repeat with the National Health Service
21st Century Essential Guide to South and East China Sea Territorial Disputes Involving China and Japan - Senkaku (Diaoyu) Islands, Oil and Hydrocarbon Resources, East Asia and Pacific Disputes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 245,200. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This essential compilation of expert opinion from U.S. government reports and papers provides unique and up-to-date information about the ongoing territorial disputes over the South China Sea and East China Sea, including confrontations between China and Japan over the Senkaku (Diaoyu) Islands.
How To Peace
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 53,960. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
How To Peace examines the ways we have been functioning for millennia and why they have brought the world to its present state. As each chapter unfolds, get that "Aha!" response when what has been taken for granted as "just the way things are done" becomes exposed as the blatantly absurd and malfunctioning paradigm it actually is.
How I Accidentally Joined the Vast Right-Wing Conspiracy (and Found Inner Peace)
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 86,840. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Stein cuts through the distortions on both sides and fearlessly tackles such provocative topics as feminism, affirmative action, PC education, gay rights, and sexual McCarthyism, and shows how liberating it is to no longer have to pass as a correct thinker. This book is daring, brilliantly argued, and savagely funny.
From the Mind to the Feet: Assessing the Perception-to-Intent-to-Action Dynamic - Adversary and Enemy Intent, Gauging Intent, Decisionmaking, Motive, Neuroscience, Proliferators, Deterrence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,840. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
From the Mind to the Feet: Assessing the Perception-to-Intent-to-Action Dynamic is an interagency, multidisciplinary collection of 12 essays addressing operational and academic perspectives on the elusive concept of an adversary's "intent"—its indicators and relation to behavior.
The Third Mode: Towards a Green Society
Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning, Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
Jeff Olson's experiences in the nonprofit, public, and private sectors of the sustainable transportation field have made one thing clear: when most people think about transportation they often consider only two options, highways and mass transit. Through his experiences, Jeff realized that walking and bicycling are unique forms of mobility that represent a separate, Third Mode of transportation.
ATF State Laws and Published Ordinances - Firearms, 2009-2010, 30th Edition - Assists in Complying with Federal and State Firearms and Gun Control Laws - Part 2
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 389,360. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » General law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This popular ATF publication, State Laws and Published Ordinances - Firearms, has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - and is actually easier to read than the original document. Because of its massive size, it was necessary to split this document into two ebook volumes.
ATF State Laws and Published Ordinances - Firearms, 2009-2010, 30th Edition - Assists in Complying with Federal and State Firearms and Gun Control Laws - Part 1
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 402,020. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » General law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This popular ATF publication, State Laws and Published Ordinances - Firearms, has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - and is actually easier to read than the original document. Because of its massive size, it was necessary to split this document into two ebook volumes.
Freedom Sailors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,560. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
(5.00 from 1 review)
FREEDOM SAILORS is a much-needed account of how a small group of ordinary people conceived and executed what seemed like a grandiose and audacious plan to break Israel’s illegal military blockade of the Gaza Strip, a blockade that keeps more than 1.5 million people in an open-air prison.
Republican Paul Ryan's Path to Prosperity Federal Budget Deficit Reduction Plans with Proposed Changes to Medicare, Medicaid and Taxes, Restoring America's Promise, A Blueprint for American Renewal
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,280. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This collection includes a complete reproduction of each of the three Path to Prosperity plans made by Representative Paul Ryan, chairman of the House Budget Committee, along with a March 2012 Congressional Budget Office assessment of the Republican alternative budget plan.
2012 Republican Vice Presidential Candidate Paul Ryan: Issue Statements, Speeches, Thoughts and Policies, Complete Path to Prosperity Federal Budget Plans with Proposed Changes to Medicare and Taxes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 201,500. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Named by 2012 Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney as his running mate on August 11, Representative Paul Ryan is the Chairman of the House Budget Committee and a senior member of the House Ways and Means Committee. He is the author of the committee's alternative federal budget roadmaps issued in 2009, 2011, and 2012.
The Caveman Explores Politics and Economics
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,390. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This book is designed to present to the reader in simple terms how government and economics work. The basics are examined in the context of a small caveman tribe and then related to the modern world. It explains monetary inflation and deflation, the creation of money by the banking system, and why tax receipts may increase with lower tax rates as well as many other aspects of the economy.
American Sanctions Against The Soviet Union From Nixon To Reagan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,980. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This study describes and analyzes selected cases of economic and other sanctions imposed by the United States Government against the Soviet Union during the Nixon through Reagan presidential administrations.
2012 Drug and Chemical Control Report by the State Department (Volume I of the International Narcotics Control Strategy Report - INCSR)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 204,100. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This State Department report, issued March 2012 and converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, provides the official government assessment of drug control efforts internationally.
2012 Money Laundering and Financial Crimes Report by the State Department (Volume II of the International Narcotics Control Strategy Report - INCSR)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,210. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
This State Department report, issued March 2012 and converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, provides the official government assessment of international efforts to control money laundering and financial crimes.
Country Reports on Terrorism 2011 - State Sponsors of Terrorism, CBRN Terrorism (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear), Terrorist Organizations, Al-Qa'ida (AQ) - Issued July 2012
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,050. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This vital report, issued July 2012 and converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, provides the official government assessment of worldwide terrorism threats.
NATO, Kosovo and Crisis Management
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 141,020. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This study examines how NATO’s post-Cold War transformation was tested by the Kosovo Crisis of 1998-99, and concludes that while consensus-based decision making remains the cornerstone of NATO’s political unity, it is also its Achilles’ heel because it impedes effective, efficient action in response to crises, and prevents NATO from modifying its fundamental internal decision making processes.
Our Place in the Twenty First Century
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,800. Language: British English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
This book is about our very survival. It is a reflective look at the type of people we have become and about where we are going. In short this book is about you, an individual human being and how you fit into the bigger picture of life.
Outshine - an Indian blogger's perspective
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 78,110. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This e Book is a collection of my selected blog posts .Few of my assorted blog posts have been classified under various categories to enable the reader to access the desired posts easily. I have been blogging since 2008 .These English blog posts of mine were published from May 2008 to Dec 2013.My blog post covers a wide spectrum of topics and is essentially an Indian perspective.