Books tagged: political corruption

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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,700. Language: British English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
IMAGO is The Catalysis Trilogy Finale and it takes us back to our once familiar but now considerably altered home of Catalysis (Book 1) It is crammed with ground breaking ideas concerning Humanity, Artificial Intelligence, Exotic Alien life and the Apocalypse that the today's global economy is about to unleash on Earth. This articulate book will enthral, amaze and stun you with it's reality.
The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today - unabridged and with the complete original illustrations (Mark Twain) (Literary Thoughts Edition)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 161,690. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today is an 1873 novel by Mark Twain and Charles Dudley Warner that satirizes greed and political corruption in post-Civil War America in the era now referred to as the Gilded Age. It is the only novel Twain wrote with a collaborator, and its title very quickly became synonymous with graft, materialism, and corruption in public life.
Juvenal's Lament (A Political Fable)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,450. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Corruption and crime abound in the Nation's Capital, Washington, D.C.
Tampa, Florida Italian and Cuban Mafia Gambling and Political Corruption
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
Salvatore Red Italiano headed a Italian mafia outfit that centered around Bolita, a Cuban lottery game played with 100 balls. It became a lucrative racket for Tampa organized crime. Italiano's men worked with a corrupt Hillsborough County sheriff who enriched himself and distributed the large profits among city, county and state agents. The crisis was exposed in 1951 by a U.S. Senate inquiry.
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 127,530. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Watershed is a dystopian look at Australia's future. It is a thriller about the insidiousness of political corruption, the dangers of social injustice, the fragility of democracy and the power of family, as one man prepares to abandon all he believes in to save the woman he loves.
The Border Incident
Series: Stone Blade. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,430. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Illegal drugs are bad and worse when they lead to death. More so when it happens to a young couple in the Lost Angels sector on their graduation night. That tragedy embroils Micah and his team in an under-the-garble mission where they find corruption at the highest levels not of one government but two. Failure threatens the existence of Intelligence itself and success may land Micah in prison.
Patriot Island
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 91,890. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Law and order in England seems to be taking a back seat according to many residents of the Minors Arms. Raymond Kershaw devices a computer game with vivid graphics to enable friends to enter a make believe world where they can put wrongs to right. However, when opened to the World Wide Web, and with a dubious source of government secret papers obtained, Patriot Islands flag begins to waver.
Juegos de poder
You set the price! Words: 155,900. Language: Spanish. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Las elecciones presidenciales del país más poderoso del mundo están cerca y todos quieren asegurarse la victoria, aunque para ello deban caer en el campo de la batalla ética, la moral y los sentimientos; nada será demasiado sacrificio si se trata de obtener la victoria. Sumérjase en una novela de acción y descubra quién saldrá ganador en los juegos de poder.
They Stole our World: How Native Americans were Treated from Early Colonial Times Onward
Series: History and Historical Fiction · Collections and Anthologies · Rising Fast. Price: $2.09 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » History » American
From the earliest moments of contact until after World War I, find out what debates raged on behalf of and against Native Americans, how their culture was stripped from them, citizenship denied them, and the schemes against them, to not only steal their land but to make them white. Their contributions to society have been immeasurable, but their rewards have been few and almost unseen.
Saga Di Lui
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 133,490. Language: Italian. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Romanzo di formazione, 140mila parole, è stato scritto da un perfido giornalista professionista politicamente molto scorretto e maschilista. L'assurdo e tragico legame d'amicizia profonda fin dall'infanzia tra un assassino terrorista rosso e Lui, un poeta idealista perduto tra amori, sogni, ricerca di verità. Sullo sfondo, la corruzione in Italia e nel mondo alla fine del secolo scorso. Come oggi.