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Brazil's Rise to Global Power - Bolsa Familia, Neoliberal Reform and Trade Partnerships, Military Capabilities, Defense Spending, Soft Power Projection, Role in International Organizations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 133,140. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » History » South American
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this military study assesses the rise of Brazil as a global power.
Building Peace in a Post-Assad Syria: State Without a Nation, Establishing Secure Environment, Democratic Transition, Reconciliation - Case Studies including Peru, South Africa, Liberia, Sri Lanka
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 128,630. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this military study explores a scenario where a post-Assad Syria faces a transition from civil war toward peace with its current borders and internal divisions.
L'enigma nord-coreano - Cosa accade oggi al 38° parallelo e quale futuro ha la dittatura di Kim Jong-un
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,910. Language: Italian. Published: May 6, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
La Repubblica Popolare Democratica di Corea, guidata dal misterioso Kim-Jong-un, erede dell'unica dinastia comunista della storia, rappresenta per antonomasia lo "Stato canaglia" per eccellenza, ma rappresenta veramente un pericolo per l'equilibrio internazionale?
A Dying Breed: Insights Into The African American Question
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,660. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A Dying Breed; Insights into the African American Question, is the first of a trilogy of books designed to focus on America’s relationship with African American males. Although there is a focus on family issues, my goal is to provide insight on how American social perspectives have contributed to a self -imposed path of destruction.
Talking Back: Voices of Color
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by Red Letter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A dynamic anthology featuring voices of youth, political prisoners, feminists, immigrants and history-makers. Introduction by poet Nellie Wong. "A rainbow of radical authors writing on many of the critical issues of today -- education, racism, healthcare, LGBT, immigration, the penal system, feminism... This book is a treasure."--James Wright, Black scholar, unionist, former civil rights organizer
The Lost Canadians
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 175,780. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
When Vancouver-born Don Chapman was six years old, he was stripped of his Canadian citizenship, thanks to an arcane provision of the 1947 Canadian Citizenship Act. Years later, he was stunned to discover that fact, and thus began his David and Goliath battle to change Canada’s discriminatory citizenship laws. In riveting, hard-hitting prose, Chapman describes his fight to rectify this injustice.
You've Got a Problem
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,320. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Written in plain English without being bogged down in psychological language, this is a book everyone, not just economists and sociologists should read, but everyone from every walk of life. Robert Muddiman's book is an in depth analysis; not just of what it means to be human; but also the nature of humanity.
There Shall Be An Independent Scotland: British And Scottish Nationalism After The 2014 #Indyref
Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 27,570. Language: British English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
Scottish independence is one of the most significant political debates that has taken place within the UK nation's three hundred year history. One thing is clear: there shall be an independent Scotland, one day. In this collection of papers, Nye uses contemporary and historical examples to explore Scottish-British relations and particularly the values given to both British and Scottish nationalism
Adiós Cataluña: Las reglas del juego
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 29,830. Language: Spanish. Published: April 26, 2015 by Editorial Dragon. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
¿Independencia de Cataluña? Sí, pero siguiendo las reglas Este libro plantea cómo realizar la independencia de Cataluña de una forma legal, eso sí, con todas las consecuencias. Establezcamos las reglas del juego (62 en este libro) y clarifiquemos lo que va a ocurrir y cuál será la posición de España en caso de secesión por parte de Cataluña. Luego ya podremos hablar de independencia.
War: A Crime Against Humanity
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,950. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » War
Roberto Vivo’s War: A Crime Against Humanity is a concise condensation of the history of war and of the evolution of humanity in its search for enduring and active world peace. Vivo posits that in a world where nine out of ten victims of war are civilians, every war is a crime against humanity. He studies the causes of wars and provides innovative ideas for placing the world on the path to peace.
La guerra: un crimen contra la humanidad
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,900. Language: Spanish. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » War
La guerra: un crimen contra la humanidad, de Roberto Vivo, es una concisa historia de la guerra a través de los tiempos, y de la búsqueda para encontrar una paz activa y duradera. Según Vivo, si hoy en el mundo nueve de cada diez víctimas de las guerras son civiles, se debe considerar toda guerra de lesa humanidad. Estudia las causas de la guerra y ofrece ideas para conducir el mundo hacia la paz.
Dispatches from the Eastern Front: A Political Education from the Nixon Years to the Age of Obama
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
"A vivid eyewitness history of our recent political past. It is an engaging narrative for anyone who likes a good story and a wonderfully practical book for politicians and public servants--or any young person considering a public service career. Terrific." --John Casey, Winner of the National Book Award for SPARTINA
The Activist's Toolkit
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,190. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Advice and Encouragement from an Experienced Activist to Help You Be a Successful Leader in Your Community
Civil Disobedience - A Practical Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 238,630. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This is an essential practical guide to the use of civil disobedience in nonviolent resistance. The book details over 300 methods of protest and explains how to plan and manage effective, targeted campaigns. It includes a review of the very latest internet-based techniques and countermeasures that may be used to block unwelcome surveillance of peaceful protest. A "must have" for every activist.
Fa'inna Tadhhabun? On Freedom, Hope, & Islam
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 29,810. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This book brings out problems of hopelessness in the Muslim communities and is based on finding a solution to the problems, establishing a free Ummah, and uniting the world's people joining together in Islamic governance.
Unlock Congress: Reform the Rules - Restore the System
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,430. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015 by Why Not Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
In UNLOCK CONGRESS, author Michael Golden examines the ways in which congressional failure generates a harmful PRODUCT. Rather than narrowly affixing blame to individual politicians or to the partisan divide, Golden methodically outlines underlying causes behind the breakdown. He identifies the PROBLEMS and lays out a PLATFORM of solutions designed to reinvigorate both the process and its players.
Santa madre Russia - Putin e la presenza di Mosca sullo scacchiere internazionale
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: Italian. Published: April 14, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Saggio sull'affermarsi della Federazione russa sullo scenario internazionale e le sue strategie per controbilanciare gli sforzi di Stati Uniti e NATO per tenerla sotto scacco.
The Role of Federal Military Forces in Domestic Disorders 1945-1992 - Riots, Civil Rights, Vietnam War Demonstrations, Kent State, Martin Luther King, March on Washington, Kennedy and Johnson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 281,330. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important work by the Army covers the role of federal military forces in domestic disorders from 1945 through the Los Angeles riots of 1992.
Gorilla Warfare Against The Bureaucratic State; Confessions of a Lefty Libertarian
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,480. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Kay Wood. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
The author’s painful (and often painfully funny) encounters with the solar, environmental, parking ticketing, and poetry establishments.
NSA Secrets Declassified: Listening to the Rumrunners: Radio Intelligence during Prohibition, Cryptology, Elizebeth Friedman and USCG Thwart Rumrunners, Invisible Cryptologists: African-Americans
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 207,600. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » North America
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, three important NSA publications provide unique information about cryptology and radio intelligence used in the fight against rumrunners during Prohibition, and African-American cryptologists.