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Holiday Gone Wrong: An Adventures of Zelda Richardson mystery thriller series short story set in Panama and Costa Rica
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until May 26!) Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Zelda Richardson is back on the road – destination Panama and Costa Rica. On her agenda: learning to scuba dive, exploring rainforests, and climbing a volcano. Not on her to-do list: capturing the attention of a drug dealer, buying illegal artifacts at a local market, or becoming the target of a tourism scam. Will she ever be able to go on holiday without it turning into an international incident?
Antigua Guatemala: The Essential Guide 2018 Edition
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 34,580. Language: American English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Traveling to Antigua Guatemala? Learn what you need to know to choose the perfect hotel for your budget and find the best restaurants in town, in all price ranges. You'll discover why Antigua Guatemala is the most popular destination in Guatemala, for tourists and locals alike. Begin your journey today!
Happier Than A Billionaire: An Acre in Paradise
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,910. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Bed & Breakfast, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
As Seen On HGTV. Nadine Hays Pisani—author of the best-selling Happier Than a Billionaire series—takes you on a hilarious journey while trying to build a bed & breakfast in Costa Rica. In her distinct comedic style, she shares her frustrating yet funny experiences of building a home in a country known for taking its sweet time.
Roam: The 9 Greatest Trips on Earth
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 44,920. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Where to go? That is the ultimate travel question, and the first answer you need to start planning your next vacation. Roam: The 9 Greatest Trips on Earth provides detailed recommendations and amusing stories for those looking to find the world’s best two-week trips, and is simply an entertaining read for armchair travellers who enjoy jokes about hygiene, beer and uppity camels.
The Dark Side of Pura Vida: Murder, Betrayal, Abduction and Revenge in the Vacation Paradise
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Retired baseball player Jack Patterson becomes suspicious after his younger sister dies in a Pacific Ocean rip tide while on vacation in Costa Rica. Jack has to go there to find answers to troubling questions. But soon he is hijacked by a gang of avengers led by an icy Costa Rican-American woman who carries twin pistols strapped to her chest. Jack soon helps uncover a web of corruption and greed.
Complete Guide to the MS-13 Mara Salvatrucha Central American Gang: Origins in El Salvador, National Security Threat, Los Zetas and 18th Street, Transnational Criminals, Possible Links to Terrorism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170,650. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
This is an authoritative compilation of ten major documents and reports dealing with the MS-13 Mara Salvatrucha Central American gang and related criminal enterprises, including updated information on gang activity across America. Each report is professionally converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction.
Gangs and Crime in America: Transnational Threats from the Mara Salvatrucha MS-13 and 18th Street Gangs, Origins, Relationship to Street Gangs, Federal Response, El Salvador Initiative, RICO Act
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,710. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The first report deals with the transnational threat from two predominantly Latino gangs, Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) and the 18th Street gang (M-18), which have raised concern among policy makers for a number of reasons.
Renunciation: My Pilgrimage from Catholic Military Chaplain, Hawk on Vietnam, and Medal of Honor Recipient to Civilian Warrior for Peace
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,850. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017 by Thomas Fenton. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Renunciation" tells the story of Chaplain (Capt.) Charles Liteky, a Catholic chaplain who was awarded and then renounced and returned the Medal of Honor. As he became aware of the true nature and reasons for the war in Vietnam and after seeing the effects of U.S. government policies in Central America (and, later, Iraq), he became the only Medal of Honor recipient to renounce this honor.
El Salvador: Limited Intervention Equals Limited Returns – History of President Reagan’s Cold War Policy to Restrain Soviet Communist Expansion in Central America in Low-Intensity Counterinsurgency
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,750. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » History » Military
The purpose of this monograph is to analyze the misconception that using minimal means will produce anything other than minimal results. Using the single case study of the American military intervention in El Salvador in the 1980s, this monograph points to the evidence collected that underscores the results of a policy employing minimal means.
Operation Wetback: The "Brown Scare" And Mass Deportation During The Cold War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Essay » Sociology
Powerful survey of mass deportation in 1950's America. 8500 words.