Books tagged: international affairs

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Mirth, Wind, and Ire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,070. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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Mirth, Wind, and Ire is a book of essays on the contemporary social and political scene--with a bit of humor thrown in. An easy read, using case studies, that is engaging yet challenging, the reader travels through five sections exploring: the world around us, religion, intergroup issues, topics from the international scene, and of course politics. Like Levy's Bread says, "Try It, You'll Like It"
Geopolitical Spy 1-1
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,720. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Geopolitical Spy is a leading journal countering political risk with clear, insightful analysis of international and strategic affairs. In the December 2016 issue, JR Tinkerton provides crisp, expert insights for: the world President-elect Trump inherits; why the United Kingdom will profit from Brexit; the disunited European Union; China, Iran, and the Colombian Peace Accord.
7 Seminal Moments in Modern Global Security History
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,640. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
These 7 events – presented in a countdown format from #7 to #1 - forever changed the course of history. Their impact on global security continues to reverberate today. Anyone interested in global affairs, students, journalists, analysts, risk managers, and serious business people can gain a unique perspective from this clear-eyed assessment of the historical record for insights applicable today.
Blank
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,870. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
When Australian special forces soldier Stone Luckman rescues marooned surfer Mel Palace from a collapsing high rise, she says she’s been expecting him for weeks. Later, she claims she can read minds. If his own insanity meter wasn’t off the register, he’d suspect she had a screw loose. Since the tsunamis retreated, most survivors are just the opposite. Out their minds. Blank, empty vessels.
Daylight Stealing Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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In the boom and bust oil market, the city of Midland, Texas is stuck in a bust. But, after a Halloween ball for the ages, Midlanders awaken to discover that oil prices are skyrocketing. From Venezuela to Dubai, thousands of oil rigs have been destroyed, with no evidence of the culprit. As global attention focuses on Midland, a witch hunt begins...and some take the term "hunt" quite literally.
Professional English for International Business
Price: $37.99 USD. Words: 40,290. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
Professional English for International Business was created to help those who speak English as a second language pursue an international business career and learn the words, expressions and definitions commonly used in this field. The book offers more than 90 activities, including over 500 sentences, questions and examples designed to help the student read and write about international business.
American Poverty: Why America’s Treatment of the Poor Undermines its Authority as a World Power
Series: American Stories. You set the price! Words: 17,590. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
In this thought-provoking historical and economic analysis, Laurel A. Rockefeller takes on poverty culture head-on, exploring what it means to poor in the United States while taking a look at how America's closest and much more economically successful allies (Canada, Germany, France, and the United Kingdom) take care of their poor. Topics include complacency, poverty shaming, and rape culture.
Study Abroad: The Book of Jobe
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,180. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Multicultural education
Somewhere along the line the critics labeled "Study Abroad: The Book of Jobe" entertaining and a "Must Read". Universities across the country have begun requiring all students who wish to apply for a study abroad program to pick up this book. Although I do not think my work should be the only resource, I do know the anxiety and feelings that capture us before traveling overseas.
The Hunt for Njonjo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,130. Language: American English. Published: March 3, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
When three CIA employees are kidnapped and hidden in the African wilderness, the only man willing to go after them is Jack Casey, a retired CIA operative. Casey will do whatever it takes to rescue them—because one of the missing men saved his life. Casey must find them and get them out before they die at the hands of their captor, a politically motivated rebel: a soldier named Simon Njonjo.
The Movement of Kings
Series: Movement of Crowns, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,950. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy, Fiction » Inspirational
The third and final chapter of the Movement of Crowns series. The young ruler of the Eubeltic Realm is faced with domestic and colonial crises, the bereavement of his family, and his curious attraction to a councilman’s modest daughter. Could everything in the king’s untried hands be on the verge of falling apart?