Books tagged: state department

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Green Card Warrior
Pre-release—available November 1, 2016. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,630. Language: English. Published by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
How one man took on The State Department and won his quest to be an American immigrant – overcoming sabotage, political persecution and the odds.
China Box
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 70,550. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Fifteen years ago, Casey Collins’s Polish lover was murdered and she lost heart for the war against terror. After 9/11, the State Department intelligence analyst knew she’d also lost her touch. Now, she works in tiny US embassies far from Washington, doing routine admin work that numbs her. The highlight of her day is happy hour. Until Colonel Holger Sorensen limps into the American Club of Dhaka.
Deadline: A Phantom Force Tactical Novel (Book 1) Prequel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,880. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Screenplays
He’s a fearless homicide detective. She’s a relentless journalist. Neither desires to work together--but they'll never uncover the truth alone. Journalist Caitlin Sparks and Detective Blake Madison both have secret ties to a string of suspicious deaths related to the U.S. State Department—and both will risk anything to find the truth. Should they trust each other or go it alone?
The Joys and Perils of Serving Abroad: Memoirs of a U.S Foreign Service Family
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,990. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by MAP. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Diego's first overseas assignment was to Mexico, where he assisted jailed or troubled Americans and shipped dead Americans home, tasks that were "an effective introduction to the Foreign Service," he opines. Diego went on to assignments in Panama, Portugal, Brazil, and Venezuela, was appointed ambassador to Colombia and Brazil, and also served as Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs.
Boat People
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,120. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian, Fiction » Historical » General
Boat People is a panoramic novel of greed and compassion, violence and family love, desperation and hope. It is September 1981, the high tide of boat people flight from Vietnam. From the Mekong Delta port of Rach Gia, one boat, crammed with fishermen, farmers, political refugees, and urban hustlers, runs a 300-mile gauntlet of pirates and storms for the safe haven of Songkhla Refugee Camp.
History of the Bureau of Diplomatic Security of the United States Department of State - Cold War, McCarthyism, Spies, Leaks, Bugs, Ambassador Dubs Killing, Moscow Embassy Bugging
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 175,300. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This Diplomatic Security history, professionally researched and written by the State Department Historian’s Office, is an authoritative reference source and an archival record of the many critical duties, milestone events, prominent personalities, and worldwide locations with which DS has been associated over the past century.
12 Drummers Drumming
Series: Casey Collins International Thrillers. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,350. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A New York bound flight explodes soon after takeoff from Heathrow and US Foreign Service Officer Casey Collins is swiftly embroiled in a twisted series of events that paint her as a terrorist conspirator and a suspect in the airline bombing. Casey finds herself in a breakneck race against time, a lone woman standing between a diabolical terrorist and the completion of his deadly plan.
Secrets of State
Price: Free! Words: 138,630. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
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.
The Nazi Hydra in America: Suppressed History of a Century - Wall Street and the Rise of the Fourth Reich
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 288,910. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011 by Progressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » War
Exposes how US elitists launched Hitler, then recouped Nazi assets to lay the postwar foundations of a modern police state, complete with controlled corporate media. Fascists won WWII because they ran both sides. "A valuable history of the relationship between big business in the United States and European fascism...The story is shocking and sobering and deserves to be widely read."– Howard Zinn
America Disarmed: Inside the U.N. and Obama’s Scheme to Destroy the Second Amendment
Price: Free! Words: 207,680. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011 by Liberty Library. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
America Disarmed shows you how Obama and the United Nations are teaming up to make their gun ban dream – and your nightmare – a reality. This expertly sourced sequel to Wayne LaPierre’s 2006 blockbuster, The Global War on Your Guns, exposes the Obama administration’s scheme to use the United Nations to make an end-run around the Constitution.