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Why Failing Terrorist Groups Persist Revisited: A Social Network Approach to AQIM Network Resilience - Capability of Al-Qaeda to Conduct Spectacular Attacks Across West Africa and the Sahel Region
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 29,380. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Despite major Western military efforts to suppress it, AQIM is increasingly able to conduct spectacular attacks across west Africa, further destabilizing an already precarious security environment. The study concludes with recommendations for crafting a strategy tailored to degrading and containing the threat from AQIM and its affiliates.
The Nature of Russia's Threat to NATO's Enhanced Forward Presence in the Baltic States - Comprehensive Analysis of Russian Military Forces, Strategy, and Recent Performance in Ukraine and Syria
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 57,240. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study explores the nature of Russia's threat to NATO. It details Russia's national security strategy, military doctrine, and foreign policy toward the Baltic States to assess Russia's political-strategic objectives. It analyzes Russia's military reforms, recent performance in Ukraine and Syria, and organization and training for combat.
The Evolving Role of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in China from 1978 Onward - Early Flow into Textiles, Followed by Telecommunications and Currently Automobiles, Information, and Semiconductors
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 40,730. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
Overall, between 1978 and the present day, FDI has increased dramatically, reflecting China's economic priorities. The Chinese government's decision to use FDI to promote high-value added sectors showcases its ambitious and strategic policymaking in the service of rapid and sustained economic success.
Russian Arctic Strategy: Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Bureaucratic Politics - Global Warming Opening Oil, Hydrocarbon, Energy and Transport Rewards, Role of the Siloviki Bloc
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 50,770. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Fossil Fuels
Global climate change is rapidly melting the polar ice caps and thus opening the Arctic to human activity. Russia is particularly affected by these changes as the nation with the longest Arctic coastline and a significant portion of its gross domestic product (GDP) generated above the Arctic Circle.
Scotland's Potential Independence: Defense Implications for Britain, NATO, and the United States - UK's Nuclear Weapons Deterrence Posture with Trident Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missiles
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
The significance of an independent Scotland would reach far beyond the borders of the United Kingdom (UK). Although the first Scottish independence referendum did not pass in September 2014, it raised some important questions that could affect the security of Europe and North America.
Конной дорогой Бабеля
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 34,250. Language: Russian. Published: June 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Автор ищет ответы на вопросы: «Почему Семен Михайлович Буденный возненавидел Исаака Эммануиловича Бабеля лютой ненавАвтор ищет ответы на вопросы: «Почему Семен Михайлович Буденный возненавидел Исаака Эммануиловича Бабеля лютой ненавистью? А также на многие другие вопросы.
Brazilian Political Corruption: An Analysis of the Cardoso-Lula-Rousseff Era - System of Patronage Dating Back to Colonial Brazil and Military Dictatorship with a Melting Pot of Political Parties
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,920. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
What explains political corruption in Brazil today? With the impeachment of the most recently elected president and the conviction for corruption and money laundering of a previous president, these national-level cases have been rigorously addressed.
العالم بين يديك : قصة بني إسرائيل " اليهود " من البداية إلى النهاية / الطبعة الثانية / الجزء الثاني
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,280. Language: Arabic. Published: June 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
هو كتاب تاريخي يخاطب الواقع والمنطق والعقل ، ويتحدث هذا الكتاب عن بني إسرائيل (اليهود)؛ تاريخ بني إسرائيل، وصفاتهم، وفسادهم في الأرض (المرة الأولي والثانية)، وعلوهم الكبير، وواقع العالم اليوم، وكيف يقومون بالسيطرة علي العالم، وقصة هيكل سليمان، ونهايتهم المريرة، وسنن الله الكونية، وبُشري سارة للمسلمين بفتح الشام؛ سوريا وفلسطين. وما علاقة ذلك بالمسيح الدجال ، ونزول عيسى بن مريم ؟!
Lincoln, Davis, and Booth: Family Secrets
Price: $9.00 $2.25 USD. (75% off!) Words: 65,640. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Like politicians, successful assassins need to keep detrimental information away from public scrutiny. This book is about the secrets Lincoln, Davis, and Booth needed to keep in order to achieve their personal aspirations.
The Equine Legacy: How Horses, Mules, and Donkeys Shaped America
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The Equine Legacy is a lively tribute to America's four-legged unsung heroes, who played essential roles in the exploration, settlement, and economic prosperity of America, while serving on the battlefield and entertaining people across the country, Includes 40 historic photos and many first person accounts.
Ghosts of Gettysburg VIII: Spirits, Apparitions and Haunted Places on the Battlefield
Series: The Ghosts of Gettysburg. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,190. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2018 by Second Chance Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal, Nonfiction » History » North America
Along with more ghost stories from Gettysburg, this newest addition to the Ghosts of Gettysburg series includes stories about places with a Gettysburg connection and tales of ghostly manifestations that have re-occurred in Gettysburg–a ghostly déjà vu.
Il linguaggio metafisico dei geroglifici egizi
You set the price! Words: 23,230. Language: Italian. Published: June 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Language, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Il libro tratta il linguaggio metafisico delle immagini/disegni dei geroglifici egizi – il linguaggio della mente/intelletto/divino; le realtà scientifiche/metafisiche delle immagini pittoriche (geroglifici) come mezzo ideale per la consapevolezza umana di interpretare, elaborare e mantenere il significato di tali immagini; come ogni geroglifico abbia significati simili e simbolici (figurativi ..
STAND UP: An Archive Collection of the Bay Area Asian American Movement 1968-1974
Price: $16.95 USD. Words: 62,480. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2018 by Eastwind Books of Berkeley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Stand Up chronicles the beginnings of the 1960s-70s Bay Area Asian American movement. Includes primary documents and analysis of the movement from the perspective of its participants. Includes materials from the Asian American Political Alliance (AAPA), Third World Liberation Front (TWLF), the International Hotel anti-eviction coalitions, the Asian Community Center (ACC) and others
Le Langage Métaphysique des Hiéroglyphes Égyptiens
You set the price! Words: 24,980. Language: French. Published: June 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Language, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Ce livre traduit en français couvre le sujet du langage métaphysique des représentations/images des hiéroglyphes égyptiens- le langage de l’esprit/de l’intellect/du divin, les réalités scientifiques/métaphysiques des images pictographiques (hiéroglyphes) comme le moyen ultime pour la conscience humaine qui interprète, traite et garde les significations de telles images,...
China's Rise in South America: The Partner of Choice? Case Studies of Venezuela and Argentina, Investments in Infrastructure and Energy Projects, Need for American Alternate Source of Investment
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 41,690. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
As Chinese investment in South America has grown exponentially and influenced the region, has South America benefited from the investment? This paper features case studies of both Venezuela and Argentina to illustrate how Chinese investment has had different effects on these two economies.
1. La Vigilancia de la Costa
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,980. Language: Spanish. Published: June 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » War
La vigilancia de la costa es el primer libro de la serie La costa catalana en la Guerra Civil (1936-1939). Este primer libro aborda el inicio de esta defensa de la costa a través de tres factores: la organización de todos los elementos de defensa establecidos en la costa; la importancia de la operación republicana sobre las Baleares y la descripción de la red de observatorios y su funcionamiento.
China and North Korea: The Leverage Dilemma - 2018 Study of Nuclear Weapons Buildup and History of Negotiations, Six-Party Talks and Multinational Efforts, Altering Behavior and Denuclearization
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 45,210. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Through analysis of China and North Korea's alliance formation, the first and second nuclear crises, and the Six Party Talks, this study contends that China alone does not have enough leverage to alter North Korea's behavior because diplomatic ties are not as close as some may believe.
Leveraging Social Networks to Enhance Innovation - Department of the Navy's ATHENA Project, TANG Initiative to Capture New Ideas from Sailors and Officers, Recommendations to Eliminate Barriers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 26,550. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study explores the Department of the Navy's innovation initiatives to determine how to leverage social networks to enhance innovation inside the Navy. Using the results of a social network analysis that mapped and measured the informal Navy Innovation Network, and examining how other military branches and industry pursue innovation.
The Cousins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,480. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
Cousins Jordan (Jedda) and Geoff (Goff) rise from the rubble of their lives in a suburb not blessed with wealth or privilege to create mayhem, mystery and intrigue across their neighbourhood and Australian society.
I Am Megan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,370. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
Megan has her bluff down pat. On the outside, she is cool and on top of everything, but inside, she’s falling apart. She hates herself for lying, for sleeping with Derrick, and she wants to be better—whatever that means. But old habits are hard to break.