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2015 House Committee Report on Obama Administration Release of Five Taliban GITMO Detainees for the Release of Captive U.S. Army Soldier Robert "Bowe" Bergdahl - Contention That Law Was Broken
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 151,630. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this House Armed Services Committee report, issued in December 2015, presents the results of an inquiry into the Department of Defense's May 2014 transfer of five Taliban detainees to Qatar from the Guantanamo Bay detention facility which was undertaken to secure the recovery of U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl.
The 2005 Iraqi Sunni Awakening: The Role of the Desert Protectors Program - Iraq War and Operation Iraqi Freedom, Anbar, Al Sahawa, Albu-Nimr Tribe in Hit, al-Qaeda Terrorism, Al Qaim, Sheikh Sattar
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,800. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this work contends that the Anbar Awakening, as a movement, started 12 months prior to the proclamation in the northwest of Al Anbar, in Al Qaim District along the Syrian/Iraqi border.
Saudi Arabia: Modernity, Stability, and the Twenty-First Century Monarchy - Wahhabism, Saudi Political and Cultural History, Ibn Saud, Patronage State, Oil Economy, King Abdullah, Contemporary Reality
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 147,340. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this work will be of interest to any reader seeking a better understanding of the political and cultural history in Saudi Arabia.
IEDs in the Context of Appropriate Technology - Understanding and Defeating Artisanal Weapons in Afghanistan and Iraq, Simple but Effective Technologies, Gandhi and Schumacher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,580. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this work suggests that a closer look at the context within which IEDs develop, appropriate technology, could shed light on ways to counteract them.
Attack on the Pentagon: The Medical Response to 9/11 - New York World Trade Center Attack, Flight 93, Somerset, Pennsylvania, Environmental and Mental Health, Remarkable Stories, Wounded Warriors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 186,290. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this work provides a truly unique view of the response of the Army Medical Department to the horror of September 11, 2001.
My Best 80 Years - The Lifetime Recollections of Donald Charles Buckley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,760. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 9, 2015 by Phil Buckley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » North America
Don Buckley lived a boy’s adventure tale. He grew up believing that intrigue, excitement, and even danger were waiting for those curious enough to capture them. From shooting BB guns as a boy to flying World War II bombers as a young man, he found all three. In My Best 80 Years, Don retraces his own steps from boyhood to manhood form the early 1920s to the late 1940s. He shares his escapades grow
Русь. Другая история
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 71,770. Language: Russian. Published: December 9, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Кто же такие древние русские, предки украинцев, русских России и беларусов? Почему одни из них как на старшего брата взирают на Москву, а других поворачивает в обратную сторону? Что есть Беларусь, Русь, Россия, Москва и наши предки русы?
Ефросиния Полоцкая
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: Russian. Published: December 9, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Полоцкая княжна Предслава (XII в.) в юные годы постриглась в монастырь под именем Евфросинии, стала выдающейся просветительницей, а впоследствии была причислена к сонму святых и признана небесной покровительницей Белорусской земли. Кроме популярного очерка жизни и духовных подвигов, в книгу включено ее "Житие", обращенные к Евфросинии Полоцкой молитвы, а также рассказ о загадочном исчезновении и п
Еўфрасіння Полацкая
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,590. Language: Belarusian. Published: December 8, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Кніга прысвечана святой Еўфрасінні Полацкай - патронцы Беларусі. Полацкая князёўна Прадслава, якая жыла ў ХІІ стагоддзі, у юныя гады пастрыглася ў манастыр, стала выдатнаю асветніцай, а пасля была прылічана да святых і прызнаная нябеснай апякункаю Беларускай зямлі.
AP United States History Short-Answer Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,710. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History, Nonfiction » History » American
The most complete short-answer guide out there giving you an in-depth analysis along with the main theme of each lesson to propel your grade to an A.
U.S. Military Deployments to Africa: Lessons from the Hunt for Joseph Kony and the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) - Uganda, Sub-Saharan Africa, Special Operations (SOF), People's Liberation Army (SPLA)
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 131,610. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this work explores lessons and observations from the recent United States Special Operations Forces' (USSOF) effort to help Ugandan and other African regional forces locate and apprehend Joseph Kony and members of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA).
The Double Life of Laurence Oliphant: Victorian Prophet and Pilgrim
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,030. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Laurence Oliphant, a successful Victorian writer, diplomat and Member of Parliament gave up his glittering career to join an American cult for a life of hard physical labor and sexual mysticism. Later, Oliphant along with his beautiful wife Alice le Strange spent their final years working to save refugees by establishing a Jewish homeland in Palestine.
Tackle Them Low
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » History » Social history
New Revision - December 2016 - including league positions from season 2015-2016. This book follows the lives of at least five senior age football clubs, based in a village, over the last eighty years or more. There are league table details, background information to the clubs and links to local and national history – as well as name-dropping linked “celebrities” from TV and sports to Shakespeare.
Час second-hand
Price: Free! Words: 133,900. Language: Belarusian. Published: December 7, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
“Час second-hand” — кніга пісьменніцы Святланы Алексіевіч, апошняя з серыі, прысвечанай “гісторыі вялікай і страшнай утопіі — камунізму”: Вялікая Айчынная вайна, Афганістан, Чарнобыль і, нарэшце, развал сацыялістычнай імперыі... Кніга перакладзеная на многія еўрапейскія мовы і ўжо атрымала прэстыжныя прэміі нямецкіх кнігадрукароў і французскіх медыяў.
U.S. Army Psychiatry in the Vietnam War: New Challenges in Extended Counterinsurgency Warfare - Substance Abuse, Heroin, Marijuana, Combat Stress, Breakdown in Soldier Morale and Discipline
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 300,320. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book seeks to consolidate a history of the military psychiatric experience in Vietnam through assembling and synthesizing extant information from a wide variety of sources documenting the success and failure of Army's psychiatry in responding to the psychiatric and behavioral problems that changed and expanded as the war became protracted and bitterly controversial.
U.S. Army in the Cold War: Forging the Shield - The U.S. Army in Europe, 1951-1962, Atomic Warfare Training, Pentomic, New Look, Berlin Crisis, Building New German Army, Elvis Presley Goes to Europe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 307,500. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
Forging the Shield tells the story of the U.S. Army in Europe during the critical 1950s and early 1960s. It spans the period between the return of major U.S. combat forces to Germany in 1951 and the aftermath of the Berlin crisis of 1961-1962.
Great American Generals: Colin Luther Powell - Early Years, Strategic Leadership, Willpower, Persian Gulf War, Political Foot Soldier, The Powell Doctrine, Life, Career, Awards, Saigon to Baghdad
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 383,700. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is a comprehensive compilation of military reports, documents, and academic research papers about the life and career of Colin Powell, who served as Secretary of State and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
GITMO, Terrorists, and Enhanced Interrogation: The Legality, Utility and Morality of Coercion, Regaining the Moral High Ground, Reparations for Guantanamo Detainees, Comparison to Japanese Internment
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 145,460. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This is a digital reproduction of several academic research papers regarding GITMO, the handling of terrorists and enemy combatants, and the use of enhanced interrogation.
The FBI's Involvement in and Observations of Detainee Interrogations in Guantanamo Bay, Afghanistan, and Iraq - Counterterrorism, GITMO, Abu Zubaydah, Torture Techniques, Waterboarding, Abu Ghraib
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 254,910. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This is a digital reproduction of an important official FBI report about allegations of detainee mistreatment at the Joint Task Force Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility (JTF-GTMO, GITMO), the Abu Ghraib prison, and War on Terror enemy combatants.
Complete Guide to the Controversy over Joint Task Force Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility (JTF-GTMO, GITMO) and Treatment of War on Terror Enemy Combatants: Pros and Cons, History, Closure Issues
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 578,930. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is the most comprehensive collection of official documents and reports available in digital format about the controversy surrounding the Joint Task Force Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility (JTF-GTMO, GITMO) and the treatment of War on Terror enemy combatants.