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The Road To Revolution
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 48,470. Language: British English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
The Road to Revolution has been written in three parts- The Past is an Odyssey through over 100 years of Indian Political History- without the cloud of official propaganda. The Present studies the state of the nation and traces the origin of evils of our political system. The Future attempts solutions to our national problems with policy & reforms- last chapter portrays a nationalist Revolution.
21st Century Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) Papers - Democratic Governance and The Rule of Law: Lessons From Colombia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,020. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Colombia has experienced conflict for decades. In the 1990s it was a paradigm of the failing state, beset with all manner of troubles: terrorism, kidnapping, murder, drug trafficking, corruption, an economic downturn of major scope, general lawlessness, and brain drain.
21st Century Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) Papers - U.S. Military Forces and Police Assistance in Stability Operations: The Least-Worst Option to Fill the U.S. Capacity Gap
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,000. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
The author rightly observes that establishing an effective local police force is critical to successful stability operations. An effective police force is a key component to security sector reform, justice sector reform, and the successful transition to the host nation's security force.
L'union sacrée, le citoyen, et la démocratie : I. Une guerre unilatérale qui ne dit pas son nom.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,660. Language: French. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
L'enjeu actuel pour l’humanité est de sortir de l'ordre international né de la décision de la guerre en deux séquences 1914-1918 / 1939-1945, pour engager son destin sur une logique de respect de l’altérité, de coopération, et de meilleur respect des grands équilibres de la biosphère.
Seeing Time Through Revelation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,980. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This final book in a series of three concludes our adventure together and marks the beginning of another. Revelations within it can be quite profound to those with an open mind and honest heart. Though a minimum amount of imagination may be required to comprehend the awareness of its most abstract and reflective pieces, one should not get discouraged, but be patient.
America's Dysfunctional 'Exceptionalism' and Global Health
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 193,980. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book is about the people of the Third World like Trinidad and Tobago. It is about the violence of globalization, the rigidity of ideological orthodoxy and economic dogma and the unjust structure of the existing global economic order and its impact on global health. It is about the chaos created by a flawed epistemology.
Middle Class Lifestyle – Fatal Environmental Consequences
Series: Environmental Chaos, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 33,910. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
This book is conceived to demonstrate just how deeply embedded the rapidly growing problems destabilizing our environment are ingrained in what constitute daily life particularly related to the upper and middle class. These range from personal life styles through the various societal, political, business and other infrastructure that ticks and tocks relentlessly during a typical day worldwide.
Historia y Futuro de 2 Partidos
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,760. Language: Spanish. Published: November 18, 2013 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
LA HISTORIA DE AMERICA LATINA en el último medio siglo es un “drama en tres actos”. Primer acto: dictaduras derrotan a la izquierda armada en el terreno militar. Segundo acto: regresa la democracia, y el fin del comunismo soviético, coincide con una década de “economías de libre mercado” (los años ‘90) Tercer acto: los antiguos guerrilleros toman el poder en casi todos los países.
Everything You Wanted to Know About the EU - But Were Afraid to Ask
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,010. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
With a Referendum on Britain’s membership of the EU now firmly on the cards it is time for an open, accessible and accurate book about the EU that is free from jargon and prejudice. This is that book.
¿Libertad o libre mercado? Del Consenso de Washington a Vargas Llosa y las fundaciones neoliberales
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,590. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Deteniendose apenas en figuras individuales, el autor analiza la intervencion de un Estado como regulador de la actividad privada en mas de medio siglo de historia latinoamericana, y analiza el presente y brinda armas para avizorar un probable futuro.
21st Century Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) Papers - Ground Truth in Building Human Security - Land Rights, Cadastres and Cadastral Systems, Land Tenure, USAID
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,090. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Military
Land has been at the center of human conflict throughout recorded history. Although there are now fewer interstate conflicts concerning land, we increasingly see conflict fueled by land tenure issues exacerbated through the inability of failing states to address such fundamental concerns of their populace.
Beyond the Shame
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,950. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Prostitution
Ten-year old Nina awakens to the bustling sounds of Falkland Road, in the heart of Mumbai, India: honking, clanging, and shouting. She readies herself for the first of many men and the horrors of another day. Tragically, Nina is one of 21 million women and children who are trapped in the $32-billion “industry” of sex slavery. But this is the story of Project Rescue’s fight to restore their lives.
The Rush to Ruin - 2013 Updated Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,970. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Updated version of highly acclaimed 1977 edition that explaines the damages done to our country by an over intrusive government, with suggestions for reversing the destructive trend to our economy of a much too powerful federal government.
Guide for Explosion and Bombing Scene Investigation, Emergency Responder Guidelines - DOJ Guides for Law Enforcement, Fire Service, EMS, Investigators, Plus FBI Terrorism Reports
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 273,560. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This is an up-to-date compendium of two Department of Justice (DOJ) publications relating to explosion and bombing scenes and other acts of domestic terrorism. These are vital references and superb sources of official information, with practical emergency information and guidance.
Los hijos de Robespierre. Francia: de la OAS a la intervención en Libia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,580. Language: Spanish. Published: November 8, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Esta obra se ocupa de trazar, el itinerario de una tradición que hizo de la ocupación y de las cruentes formas de represión, un hábito sostenido por siglos. Recorre desde los sueños expansivos de Richeliu y Colbert hasta la presencia en el sudeste asiático y la vergonzosa derrota a manos de los vietnamitas; desde el crudo colonialismo en Argelia hasta la escuela de tortura de la OAS.
El cetro y el bolsillo. Asia y Africa, los más escandalosos casos de gobernantes corruptos
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,280. Language: Spanish. Published: November 8, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Este libro trata sobre la corrupción y su estrecho vínculo con el poder de los hombres. Analiza el tejido de intereses con el que algunos países o sus corporaciones, se benefician de las atrocidades que simulan no ver. En estas páginas se retratan algunos mandatarios incluidos en la galería de tenebrosos: Sani Abacha, dictador nigeriano, Omar Bongo, Presidente de Gabon, Ferdinand Marcos y otros.
Time On Our Side: Why We All Need A Shorter Working Week
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,940. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by The New Economics Foundation. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
Authored by leading experts in social, economic and environmental sciences, this diverse essay collection explains how moving towards shorter, more flexible hours of work will lead to more productive and fulfilling lives for all. Challenging conventional wisdom, this book seeks to radically alter our ideas about what makes a `successful' economy.
WAKE UP! The Crash is Coming: The Economic Crisis You Are Not Being Told About
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,880. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A global financial and economic collapse is inevitable, and almost upon us. This book provides details of how and why the world is under threat. Complex issues around Geo-Politics, Economics and the Financial Industry are simplified, and written in plain language to make the content more accessible for the everyday person. Simple tools are provided to help readers prepare for the crisis ahead.
Liberty Defined
Series: Defined. Price: Free! Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Government should be remembered as an antiquated idea befitting a less civilized period of Humanity's history! The enemies of liberty are everywhere. Often innocent people are completely unaware of the results of their actions. Here liberty is clearly defined. The most terrible losses of liberty always come, not from well thought out plans of attack but, from those who inadequately defend it!
Complete Guide to China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, Uighur Protests, Terrorism, Modern Uyghur Identity, Human Rights, People's Republic of China Ethnic Minorities, Political Prisoners
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 691,530. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » Asian
This unique ebook provides an encyclopedic overview of all aspects of the Uyghur population and the Chinese Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, protests and alleged terrorism by Muslim Uyghurs, Chinese government policies toward the Uyghurs, oppression, history, Chinese human rights, U.S. policy issues, and much more.