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Maten a Fidel!. La apasionante trama de los atentados contra el lider cubano
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,450. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Este libro traza un breve pero apasionante panorama de este medio siglo de tentativas de asesinato contra Fidel Castro, gobernante cubano, en total mas de 600.
Go Home!. Intervenciones de la CIA y los marines en America Latina
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,030. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
En estas páginas se traza un recorrido por la política expansionista de los Estados Unidos en America latina, y desnuda una línea de pensamiento y acción que ya lleva siglos.
One: Love Changes Everything
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 175,760. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
One: Love Changes Everything is a compilation of five books by Jerry Alatalo. These titles are Occupy Love, Heaven On Earth, A New World, Unconditional Love For Humanity and Love 2013. The reader is invited to share a journey of exploration into the inner worlds where we find the answers to life's big questions. You may come to grasp that the kingdom of heaven is inside, and outside, all of us.
Solitary: The History and Current Reality of Torture as a Means of Social Control Within Prisons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,130. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
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Why is solitary confinement, known to cause a mental state akin to psychosis, widely used in contemporary prisons? Solitary's powerful psychological effects make it a unique tool for exerting social control. This history argues that CIA "brainwashing" research of the 1950s may have influenced the design of isolation units in American prisons today.
Misanthropy's My Business, and Business Is Good: A Year of Anthony Bialy's Crabby Columns
Price: Free! Words: 97,340. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Conservative columnist Anthony Bialy's 2012 columns are collected here in book form. Remember the year's events from the perspective of these twice-weekly cynical doses.
The Informed Conservative's Guide to the Lunatic Left
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,490. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Award-winning journalist B. Christopher Agee dissects the agenda of America's political left through his analysis of current events and unique brand of commentary. Prepare to cringe, laugh, and most importantly learn the true vision the left has for America's future and what patriots must do to stem the tide. Agee's column, "The Informed Conservative," reaches a monthly audience of three million.
May the Odds Be With Us Legal Segregation in America
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,180. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Americans are legally segregated. MAY THE ODDS BE WITH US shows how and why corporate sports monopolies and their political representatives were able to enact the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act. That legislation created legal segregation. The principles of liberty and justice apply to all Americans. Everyone should be free to make wagers on sports.
Romney's Run
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,970. Language: British English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A look at some of the key moments of the 2012 Republican Presidential Campaign, this is a collection of blog posts & entries originally published on the Al Jazeera English website. From the early campaigning in Iowa to Mitt Romney's concession on election night this follows an historic and dramatic election campaign. Also includes some exclusive 'behind the scenes' photos.
Envisioning 2030: US Strategy for a Post-Western World
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,190. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Envisioning 2030: US Strategy for a Post-Western World outlines a US leadership strategy for the period ahead to 2030 and offers policy approaches in key subject areas to ensure a positive outcome at this inflection point toward a “post-Western world,” given historic shifts in political and economic influence.
Coyotes: A Journey Across Borders with America's Mexican Migrants
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,640. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012 and represented by David Halpern. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
To understand the lives of Mexicans who slip into the United States, Ted Conover accompanied them across deserts, hid in orange orchards, floated across the Rio Grande, and cut deals with traffickers in human sweat. This classic account, a harrowing vision of life among the American underclass, is an enduring contribution to our national debate on immigration.
Terrorist Attacks on Americans in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2012: Report of the State Department Accountability Review Board (ARB), plus House Committee Hearings, Briefings, Statements
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 155,820. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This unique ebook provides a comprehensive guide to the terrorist attacks against American government facilities and personnel in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2012; the attacks killed four Americans, including the U.S. Ambassador to Libya, John Christopher Stevens.
Misadventures in Journalism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
From the 1976 Republican National Convention in Kansas City to the 1995 O.J. Simpson trial of the century in Los Angeles, gonzo journalist H.B. Koplowitz explores the oxymoron of "journalism ethics" in this anthology of seven New Journalism stories.
Occupy the Highway
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 151,960. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
In November of 2011, twenty-four Occupy Wall Street protestors marched from New York City to Washington, D.C. Seven of those marchers formed a Mobile Occupation, called Walkupy, and continued on to Atlanta, Georgia, arriving there in Late January. Altogether, they marched 1,000 miles in two and a half months. Occupy the Highway is the Journal of Sarah Handyside. It chronicles the entire trip.
Na Poważnie Nr 7-8/2012
Price: $4.70 USD. Words: 70,120. Language: Polish. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
„Na Poważnie” – to nowy miesięcznik o Polsce, naszej historii i kulturze.
The Orange Trees of Baghdad
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,960. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In this “powerful and important book” (Vancouver Sun), Leilah Nadir uncovers her lost roots, in the Iraq her father left behind decades ago. In the brutal aftermath of the invasion, a surprise reunion brings east and west together. Orange Trees won the George Ryga Award; Naomi Klein called it “Lovingly woven together … reminds us that Iraq is not just a war; it is a country.”
Defence Forces Review 2011
Price: Free! Words: 74,330. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Defence Forces Ireland presents Defence Forces Review for 2011. This year we have managed to produce a thought provoking document covering a wide range of issues which will be of interest throughout the wider Defence Community.
Love 2013: God, Humanity, Oneness
You set the price! Words: 34,270. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
"This is my commandment, that you love one another, even as I have loved you." - Jesus Christ. Love 2013 shares with the reader that oneness is being understood by mankind at a powerful pace in 2013. The awareness of spiritual writings has aided this evolution where truth, light and peace are manifesting everywhere on this beautiful planet. In 2013 humanity will know of the awesome power of love.
Global Trends 2030: Alternative Worlds - American Intelligence Agency Report on the Megatrends, Gamechangers, and Black Swans of the Future, the Rise of China, Alternative World Scenarios
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 70,760. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This important report from the American National Intelligence Council (NIC) was released in December 2012. Global Trends 2030: Alternative Worlds is the fifth installment in the National Intelligence Council's series aimed at providing a framework for thinking about the future.
A Nation of No Losers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,200. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This book provides ultra simple but refreshing solutions to most of our problems from unemployment to foreign policy. We should live peacefully with China by resolving all conflicts and respecting each other. This is a political satire on the U.S. and China.
Pulp Friction in Tasmania: A Review of the Environmental Assessment of Gunns' Proposed Pulp Mill
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,580. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
This book documents the failure of Gunns Limited, a giant wood chip exporter, to build a massive pulp mill in Tasmania, Australia. A dramatic lesson in corporate social irresponsibility, the book highlights how government-industry collusion led to serious deficiencies in the environmental assessment process, which generated a massive and so far successful campaign against the mill.