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Children of Dolhinov
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Price: Free! Words: 146,450. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
It is a titanic story though one rather slow-moving by contemporary standards.
The Truth about Syria
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Price: Free! Words: 126,090. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
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A stock figure of modern political literature is the Latin American dictator, a beribboned generalissimo, overweight, corrupt, propping up rich landlords who live in luxury on the back of impoverished peasants, using the language of anti-Communism to justify crushing any possibility of reform. Clearly, such people were seen as villains.
Istanbul Intrigues
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Price: Free! Words: 106,090. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
This is the story of Istanbul--but also of Turkey, the Balkans, and the eastern Mediterranean--during World War II, based on extensive interviews and the use of archives, especially those of the OSS, which I was the first to see for this region. The book is written as a cross between a scholarly work and a real-life thriller.
Assimilation and its Discontents
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Price: Free! Words: 120,470. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
When I realized that nobody had written a comprehensive history of Jewish assimilation, I knew that I had to try doing it myself. It was a remarkable learning experience as I researched a wide range of cultural and historical issues and discovered lots of people and events of which I’d previously known nothing.
The Tragedy of the Middle East
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The title was chosen in great sincerity because the theme here is to explain how the region’s modern history really is a tragedy.’ Terrible mistakes were made; the wrong roads were chosen. Bloodthirsty ideology took hold; pragmatism was thrown out the window. And yet alongside all of these disasters was a certainty of correctness and a violent rejection of even considering what had gone wrong.
Modern Dictators - Third World Coup Makers, Strongmen, and Populist Tyrants
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Price: Free! Words: 122,700. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
The world suddenly became a lot more difficult for Americans to understand in the 1970s and 1980s. Dozens of Third World countries underwent a seemingly endless series of coups and revolutions.
Caged in America: A Collection of Essays Celebrating Freedom
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 559,190. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by MWB Entertainment. Category: Essay » Political
In April of 2006 I sat in a bar talking with a friend of mine about politics. I decided to try my hand at writing op/ed pieces. I found a website to publish my work and I've been writing ever since. The following is a collection of the works I have done for nearly seven years now. These 367 essays revolve around some aspect of freedom, for the most part. It is a philosophy I hold dear.
Secrets of State
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Price: Free! Words: 138,630. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
This book is a history of the State Department but, more broadly, of the American foreign policymaking process. It narrates the development of both the decision-making institutions and the content of policy from the founding of the republic through the administration of President Ronald Reagan.
Paved with Good Intentions
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Price: Free! Words: 137,850. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Watching the Iranian revolution in 1978, it seemed to me vital to explain the history of U.S.-Iran relations and how things had become so much in conflict. This book traces that relationship down through the hostage crisis. Many have recognized it as the critical account on this issue.
The Arab States and the Palestine Conflict
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Price: Free! Words: 121,750. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Hundreds of books and thousands of articles have been devoted to the history and contemporary course of the Arab-Israeli conflict.
Islamic Fundamentalism in Egyptian Politics
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Price: Free! Words: 158,160. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
The purpose of this book is to identify and analyze the political positions of Egyptian Islamic fundamentalist movements and their chances for seizing power.
Jonathan Administration: 2011-2012 Compendium
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Price: $75.00 USD. Words: 345,990. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
The book, "Jonathan Administration: 2011-2012 Compendium", is a four-part documentation of the policies, facts and issues of the Jonathan administration in Nigeria. The 665-page book covers the three arms of government in Nigeria. It is a reference and archival materials that will be useful to researchers and students of politics, development,history and international affairs.
Millionaire Coach
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Series: The Millionaire Books. Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 114,060. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Essay » Author profile
How to have a Millionaire Mondset and have it all. What if you changed just one thing that resulted in phenomonal success and altered your life forever? Behind every successful person is a coach. A coach holds the key to unleashing your inner millionaire and skyrocketing your success. Our coaches will show you the secrets to breaking through your unseen barriers to wealth.
Ron Paul's Wisdom, A Layman's Perspective. A Collection of Opinion Editorials
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Price: $2.69 USD. Words: 106,010. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012 by MWB Entertainment. Category: Essay » Political
Ron Paul's 2008 campaign inspired me to write about him as I have written about no other politician. His honesty and incorruptibility are legendary. I honestly don't know how he survived politics on the federal level for as long as he did, but I feel he has much to teach us. In this volume I have collected all the op/ed articles I wrote about him from 2007 through 2012.
The Oneness Process: Appreciative Inquiry for Awakening Our Universal Wisdom
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 115,010. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / transpersonal
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An insightful exploration into the universal values and qualities that bring richness and unity into our lives, this unique process facilitates tapping into our personal and universal wisdom in life enhancing ways.It guides you to investigate and expand your inner truth and wisdom. Explore how easily this process offers simple yet profound ways to embrace the heart of universal wisdom and oneness.
Contrappasso Magazine, Issue 2: International Writing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,750. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
CONTRAPPASSO is an independent biannual magazine of international writing published in Sydney, Australia. Issue 2 contains interviews with Elmore Leonard & Clive Sinclair. Contributors: Mimi Lipson, John Salazar, David Thomson, Paul Pax Andrews, Peter Doyle, Antigone Kefala, Chris Andrews, Mark O’Connor, Paolo Totaro, Paolo Fabrizio Iacuzzi, Floyd Salas, and others...
Storie di Vino: Antologia di grandi Autori dal medioevo al '900
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Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 3. Price: $3.78 USD. Words: 100,080. Language: Italian. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
Quest’opera è una raccolta di testi di autori italiani dall’antichità al primo novecento. Una sola cosa hanno in comune tra loro: parlano del vino. Il vino è sempre stata una parte importante della cultura mediterranea ed europea. E, si può ben dire, addirittura fondamentale nell’ebraismo e cristianesimo. Parleremo della storia del vino, della vite in generale e delle opere letterarie.
Le Rouge et le Noir
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 191,120. Language: French. Published: August 22, 2012 by Le signe bleu. Category: Fiction » Classics
Julien Sorel, fils de paysan méprisé, parvient au sommet de la hiérarchie sociale. Epoux d'une jeune et belle aristocrate, il est promis à un brillant avenir. Mais son destin se brise et il réalise qu'il préfère son premier amour et son idéal à une vie d'illusions.
Global Information Society Watch 2011
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Price: Free! Words: 166,540. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Essay » Technology
In the year of the arab uprisings Global Information Society Watch 2011 investigates how governments and internet and mobile phone companies are trying to restrict freedom online – and how citizens are responding to this using the very same technologies.
Bridging the Gap
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,360. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sociology of Sports
For the 1936 Olympics in Berlin, the USA sent 18 African-American athletes. 14 medaled, three with roots in the Community College system. In the decades since, Community College athletes from all races and both genders have surpassed expectations athletically and academically. Bridging Gap captivates with vital accounts from a socio-educational entity that continues to score magnificent results