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Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program - Aiming At Targets - The Autobiography Of Robert C. Seamans, Jr. (NASA SP-4106) Incisive Commentary on Apollo, the Apollo 1 Fire, Space Program Management
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,290. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - was written by one of the giants of the Apollo program, Robert C. Seamans, Jr., the Associate Administrator of NASA from 1960 through 1967.
Thrive! - Building A Thriving Future
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,120. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
"Thrive! - Building a Thriving Future" is a call for action and a manual for positive change and a thriving future. "Thrive!" helps people who want to create and sustain large, positive and timely change for themselves, their community, their nation and their world. "Thrive!" helps people build a better and thriving future.
Behind The Wheel: Memoir of a Bus Driver
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,650. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Behind the Wheel explores the world of an urban transit bus driver. If you ever wanted to know what happens on buses late at night, what type of characters ride, or perhaps some of the bizarre predicaments drivers get themselves into, this interesting memoir is for you. Be forewarned, this book is not politically correct.
Death of a Gas Guzzler: A Controversial Approach to Reducing Foreign Oil Dependence
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,530. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Obsessed by how rising gas prices and dependence on petroleum impact the economy, national security, and our overall quality of life; Air Force veteran, Luis D. Aponte shares a letter he sent to the President of the United States, expressing these fears. "Death of a Gas Guzzler" reveals surprising automobile innovations that could help reduce and eliminate the nation's dependence on foreign oil.
The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Volume 3: 250 Anecdotes
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Series: The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Book 3. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 24,730. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
A sample: Bob Rafsky suffered from AIDS, and he was an activist for AIDS research. One day, he went to a Japanese pharmaceuticals company to ask why research was being delayed on a promising new drug. To make a point, he rolled the leg of his pants up, and then showed the executives a lesion-covered leg. (Some anecdotes are thought provoking rather than funny.)
The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Volume 2: 250 Anecdotes
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Series: The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Book 2. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 29,450. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
A sample: Activist Abbie Hoffman was under constant surveillance by government agents for five years. He handled this situation well—when he needed to go somewhere, he used to hitchhike and get a ride with the agents who were trailing him.
The Most Interesting People in Politics and History: 250 Anecdotes
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Series: The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Book 1. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 27,140. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
A sample: Australians know how to engage in activism. When the Australian prime minister would not apologize to Aborigine peoples because of the removal of Aboriginal children from their homes, 250,000 people in Sydney walked on the Sydney Harbour bridge on May 28, 2000, and a plane above the bridge skywrote the word “Sorry.”
Speak up, Speak out and be Heard
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,850. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This is a book about conflict, about change. It is not about making you angry, but about channeling your anger, your drive for a better world. This book provides the tools to plan and organize protests, to create change, and to help bring about the world you want to live in. This e-book also includes bonus chapters discussing the Patriot act, and how you can help the Occupy movement.
The Case For A One Term Presidency
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 87,030. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
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Chinese Intelligence Operations
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,670. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This book is by far the best ever published on the subject. The author makes extensive use of primary and secondary sources including active Chinese Intelligence officers, internal Chinese documents, and publications. His approach is clearly analytical with no unsupported opinions. This work is the only one of its kind. It remains a "bible" in the Intelligence Community.
A Blueprint for Prosperity: Market-based Alternatives to the Obama Blueprint for Change
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,040. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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The U.S. Budget Deficit and national debt are skyrocketing. The income tax system is incomprehensible, oppressive, unfair, and broken beyond all repair. Social Security, healthcare and welfare entitlement costs are out of control and threatening bankruptcy. The U.S has problems, but none of them are insoluble. This book outlines inexpensive, free-market solutions to all of these problems.
Watergate and President Richard Nixon: Transcript of Nixon's Grand Jury Testimony in June 1975 plus Historic Watergate Document Reproductions from the Break-in to Impeachment
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,370. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Unsealed by the U.S. Government in November 2011, the complete transcript of President Richard Nixon's long-secret grand jury testimony on June 23, 1975 is presented in ebook form, converted for accurate flowing-text reproduction. In addition, a comprehensive collection of historic Watergate documents is reproduced as part two of this ebook.
Going To Pieces…the Dismantling of the United States of America
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,200. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
Follow two brave women who discover, document and report a frightening and escalating reality: Congress is spawning tax-funded tribalism across America. Enrolled tribal members are dual citizens – full citizens since 1924, but “federal instrumentalities,” (property) of the federal government as dependent wards. Congress must end race-based separatism and unequal citizenship in America.
Rum Socialism: A Travel Diary of Communist Cuba
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,940. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Rum Socialism follows author Kris Romaniuk off the resort and onto the streets of Cuba where he meets street hustlers, witch doctors, corrupt cops, foreign operatives, and host of other colorful characters. The result is a week-long bender of booze, satire and insight into Cuban Communism, a system that is trying desperately to reinvent itself in the face of modern economic realities.
Occupy Wall Street Revolution Handbook ~ The Unauthorized Collector's Edition
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,670. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Issued at this critical point in human history, the vital "Occupy Wall Street Revolution Handbook" reigns as the essential guide for people in the 99-Percent majority of the poor and disadvantaged across the United States and worldwide. Struggling people look to this essential handbook as a common sense approach to our valiant struggle. Bring our foes to their political knees.
The 29th Day: Changing Our Future
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,330. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
In the 21st century, for the first time in history, the rate of change in our world is accelerating visibly. Problems are becoming crises too quickly; solutions are being implemented too slowly. It is frightening and angering us. This book explains what has happened and how we can develop and use individual personal power to take back control of our future.
21st Century Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Intelligence Papers: Thinking and Writing, Cognitive Science and Intelligence Analysis, Center for the Study of Intelligence
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,820. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The monograph has two parts: first, a survey of cognitive science as we understood it in 1984; second, suggestions for changing the way we do intelligence analysis in light of what the discipline was telling us. The conscious mind cannot track more than about seven cognitive elements at the same time.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Mao Tse-tung on Guerrilla Warfare (Yu Chi Chan) U.S. Marine Corps Reference Publication FMFRP 12-18 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,680. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Part of our value-added professional format series, Mao Tse-tung on Guerrilla Warfare gives the reader a chance to learn about this type of warfare from one who lived and fought as a guerrilla for most of his adult life. It is important to understand his philosophy of guerrilla warfare because it is the basis of today's guerrilla forces.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Joint Force Land Component Commander Handbook (JFLCC) - U.S. Navy and U.S. Army Command Structure (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,920. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Joint Force Land Component Commander Handbook (JFLCC) provides guidance for planning and conducting land operations requiring the close coordination of Army forces and Marine Corps forces under the control of a joint force land component commander within a joint operations area.
Occupy the World: From the Heart of the Protesters
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
What do the Occupy Protesters want? What will it take for them to disassemble? Read the answers of 26 protesters and supporters from Chicago, Illinois and New York, NY to the question: Why are you here?