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The Solvency Struggle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social security & pensions
One grandmother’s yearlong fight with the ‘Debt Dragon’while facing financial reality • Read this before investing in Registered Retirement Savings Plans! • Receive more, income-based benefits upon the age of eligibility! • Reduce the chance of straying into debt later in life!
Ideas, Concepts, Doctrine: Basic Thinking in the United States Air Force 1907-1960 - Volume One, Early Days, World War II, Nuclear Weapons, Missiles, Space, Strategic Implications
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 335,240. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Military
This history seeks to discover and record the mainstream of thought within the United States Air Force (and its predecessors) concerning the role to be played by air and aerospace power in a deadly struggle for national survival.
Democracy
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 69,870. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
These days there is countrywide debate and agitation over propriety of election of members of parliament and their activities in certain democratic countries like India. Even though people vote en-mass during election, they are not happy with performance of elected representatives. In fact there are many convicts and criminals in the Indian parliament and their entry in parliament is unchecked.
Hope Is Not A Strategy: Leadership Lessons from the Obama Presidency
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,540. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
This is a book on leadership, which uses the many mistakes and failures of Barack Obama’s first term as illustrative examples for leadership lessons to be learned. The mistakes and failures during Obama’s presidency are nearly all traceable to his fundamental leadership and experience shortcomings.
Against Excess
You set the price! Words: 186,050. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
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Mark Kleiman cuts through the rhetoric of the war on drugs and the legalization debate to discuss the practical options to control a wide range of substances. Both drug-taking and drug-control can be done to excess, and "Against Excess" shows how we can limit the damage done by both errors. It argues we need a middle ground: "grudging toleration" -- neither prohibition nor full legal availability.
The "Al-Aksa Is in Danger" Libel: The History of a Lie
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,350. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The modern blood libel "Al-Aksa is in danger," referring to the Al-Aksa Mosque on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, originated in the days of Grand Mufti Haj Amin al-Husseini, ally of Hitler, and is propagated today by Sheikh Raed Salah, Hamas, Hizbullah, Iran, and many others in the Muslim world. This lie has come to be regarded as unalloyed truth by millions in the Muslim world.
Achieving Growth!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,610. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Commercial policy
The world has been deep in an economic crisis since 2008! Costs, inflation and unemployment are rising. Countries are about to collapse. Our finest political, economic and financial brains are unable to solve the problems. Uploaded 3/2012 predictions already coming true. Download full version to see more predictions. Best in .pdf.
Above It All... Above America... The Presidency of Barack Obama
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 27,040. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Go behind the facade of falsehoods that the American media has created for this man and learn the truth about the real Barack Obama.
Central Intelligence: Origin and Evolution and U.S. Intelligence Community Reform Studies Since 1947 - Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Reports
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,730. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is a compilation of two documents from the CIA's Center for the Study of Intelligence, converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction. The first is the introduction the CIA History Staff report, Central Intelligence: Origin and Evolution. (Document reproductions are not included.) The second is a review of official studies of the intelligence community.
Analytic Culture in the U.S. Intelligence Community: An Ethnographic Study - Working as an Intelligence Analyst, Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Intelligence Papers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,480. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
From the Foreword: It is a rare season when the intelligence story in the news concerns intelligence analysis, not secret operations abroad. The United States is having such a season as it debates whether intelligence failed in the run-up to both September 11 and the second Iraq war, and so Rob Johnston's wonderful book is perfectly timed to provide the back-story to those headlines.
Recommendations for Enhancing Reactor Safety in the 21st Century: The Near-Term Task Force Review of Insights From The Fukushima Dai-Ichi Accident (Nuclear Power Plant Disaster)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,960. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Nuclear, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The Task Force concludes that the application of the defense-in-depth philosophy can be strengthened by including explicit requirements for beyond-design-basis events.
Directors of Central Intelligence (DCI) as Leaders of the U.S. Intelligence Community, 1946-2005, Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Report - Dulles, Helms, Colby, Bush, Casey, Webster, Gates, Tenet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,700. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Contents: First Four DCIs: Gaining a Foothold * Allen Dulles: Reluctant Manager * John Mccone and William Raborn: New Kind Of DCI * Richard Helms: Corralling The Beast * James Schlesinger: New Direction * William Colby: Positive Efforts Amid Turmoil * George Bush: Calm Between Storms * Stansfield Turner: Ambition Denied * William Casey: Back To Basics * William Webster * more
Troublesome Country
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,140. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012 by ePublishPartners.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » History » American
Americans agree overwhelmingly with and take vigorous pride in a limited number of familiar, cogent propositions inherited from our Revolutionary/founding era that define our country and comprise the tenets of the unofficial American national creed. Troublesome Country presents an unflinching evaluation of America’s history and the stupendous failure to practice our sterling ideals.
The Agency and the Hill: CIA's Relationship with Congress, 1946-2004 - Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Intelligence Papers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 144,260. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This is a study of the CIA's relationship with Congress. It encompasses the period from the creation of the Agency until 2004—the era of the DCIs.
Getting To Know the President: CIA Briefings of Presidential Candidates, 1952-1992 - Truman, Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, Bush, Clinton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,690. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
This CIA-sponsored book provides the first detailed account of the way in which Agency briefers have attempted, with varying success, to adapt briefings to the differing experience, priorities, and working patterns of successive presidents.
Joint Operational Access Concept (JOAC): Department of Defense (DOD) Strategy for Joint Forces Operations in Response to Emerging Antiaccess and Area-Denial Security Challenges
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is a flowing-text ebook format reproduction of an important Department of Defense (DOD) strategy document describing in broad terms how joint forces will operate in response to emerging antiaccess and area-denial security challenges.
Türkiye'de Ordu ve İnsan Hakları İhlalleri
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 56,310. Language: Turkish. Published: March 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Aslında bir kitaptan çok bir rapor, bir derleme olan bu çalışmayı, Hollanda da bulunan Study Center on Turkey adlı organizasyonun sağladığı küçük ölçekli finansal destekle sevgili arkadaşım Ayşegül Kuru ile birlikte hazırlamıştık. Her ikimizde İzmir Savaş Karşıtları Derneği’nin (İSKD) aktif üyeleriydik. (Coşkun Üsterci, sunuş yazısından)
21st Century NBC WMD CBRN Weapons and Terrorism: Mass Fatality Management for Incidents Involving Weapons of Mass Destruction - Capstone Document from the U.S. Army and Department of Justice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,820. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Medical examiners and coroners (ME/Cs) must prepare not only to respond to disasters, but also to manage the catastrophic incident. Formulating disaster plans that address all types of disasters may not be enough, unless these plans provide critical guidance for dealing with the unique aspects WMD impose.
21st Century NBC WMD CBRN Weapons and Terrorism: Water Security Handbook - Planning for and Responding to Drinking Water Contamination Threats and Incidents (Water Utility Planning Guide)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,650. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, this important guide from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) provides official guidance regarding planning for - and responding to - drinking water contamination threats and incidents.
Department of Defense Manual for Civil Emergencies: Guidance for Disasters, Civil Disturbance, Stafford Act Support
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,160. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » History » Military
This important document from the Department of Defense, the Manual for Civil Emergencies, has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. The manual provides guidance for the preparation, coordination, and execution of military support to civil authorities during civil emergencies.