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Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Watergate But Where Afraid to Ask
Pre-release—available August 8, 2017. Price: $9.99 USD. Language: English. Published by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A book that looks at the wider ripples of the Watergate explosion & how it changed the way Americans saw themselves, their country and the world. This is both a serious, and irreverent book, put together by a team of two newspaper journalists and ten college interns from throughout the country. Think of it as a primer on Watergate for the generation that grew up watching The Daily Show.
Violating Reality: The Lavelle Affair, Nixon, and Parsing the Truth - Dedicated Air Force Leader Treated Unjustly and Abandoned by Government, New Evidence about Vietnam War Air Strike Authorization
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 43,050. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The case study that follows is not only an effort to help exonerate Major General Lavelle for the unjust treatment he received, but it also reveals much about how American civil-military relations can function during a controversial limited conflict in which disparate personalities often played a dominant role.
Air Force Targeting Roadmap - Reinvigorating Targeting, Reachback and Distributed Operations, Systems, Tools, Architectures, Training, Force Management, Precision Munition Bombing Air Campaign
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 124,670. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study address issues with Air Force targeting.
The Role of Congress in the Strategic Posture of the United States, 1970 - 1980 - Nuclear Weapons Doctrine, Arms Control, Nixon and Carter, SALT and ABM Agreements, Kissinger, Assured Destruction
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,720. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study examines the role of Congress in the development of the material strategic posture of the United States from the 92nd through 97th Congresses, covering the period 1970-1980, corresponding roughly to the Nixon through Carter administrations.
The Devil's Dictum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,030. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In a topsy-turvy United States founded by Satan-worshiping pirates, the personal assassin to the Chief Justice receives a terrifying order that makes him question everything he knows. Sly and Satirical, The Devil's Dictum recasts Calvin Coolidge as a private eye and Richard Nixon as the pilot of a giant armored robot. Readers hungering for mind-blowing alternate history need look no further.
Dispatches from the Eastern Front: A Political Education from the Nixon Years to the Age of Obama
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
"A vivid eyewitness history of our recent political past. It is an engaging narrative for anyone who likes a good story and a wonderfully practical book for politicians and public servants--or any young person considering a public service career. Terrific." --John Casey, Winner of the National Book Award for SPARTINA
The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,690. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Only half of the people vote and half of that bunch do not have a clue as to what they are doing. The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant, is a snarky look at the stupidity and ignorance found amongst the voting citizenry, the politicians they elect, and the professionals who report on their folly.
The Saturday Night Massacre: What Really Happened on October 20, 1973
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Fiction » Historical » USA
The nation watched in astonishment as the Watergate scandal dominated media headlines for 26 months, leading ultimately to the only resignation of an American chief executive since the founding of the United States, the world’s oldest Constitutional republic. The culminating climactic events of October 20, 1973 shattered the Nixon administration beyond repair.
Eleven New Ghost Stories
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 88,420. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Eleven New Ghost Stories is a collection of real encounters with the supernatural. Each sinister tale is taken directly from the testimony of someone who claims to have experienced events which defy explanation. Are these real confrontations with forces that exist beyond our understanding? Or are they the lies and delusions of the deceitful or disturbed? Only you can decide…
Yamani - The Inside Story
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 123,540. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Yamani - The acclaimed biography of the man who could move markets with a whisper and who, for 28 years on the world stage, was one of the most powerful, most famous and most recognizable people on the planet. It is the story of oil, of Saudi Arabia, of the West and of ultimate political power.