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The Water Board Jungle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,960. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 by R.D. Byron-Smith. Categories: Essay » Political
In this provocative yet often strangely funny "narrative essay" political satirist Franklin Alfred Kirby Edwards, whose personal tastes include conversations in Latin with friends over an iced glass of chardonnay, writes with clear vision and logical breadth about the CIA's infamous enhanced interrogation program, 2002-06. His views are sure to upset lefties, even right-handed ones.
Security
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,330. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Book #4 of the Jack Randall series finds Jack battling terrorist in the heart of America. With the nations power grid in the balance.
From Cubana to Santrina
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 23,450. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
The Secret Trail Of Bambi-Caribbean and Latin American Most Notorious Terrorist
The City
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,420. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In the future, the hottest investment is purchasing shares of college students' future income on the Human Capital Market. With billions to be made, power-hungry investors of all stripes plan to corner this new market...at any cost. As crises threaten to reveal the city's dark secrets, enemies both new and old have plans to make their catastrophic mark on the nation's latest financial paradise...
Sydney Under Siege: As It Happened 15 December 2014
Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
I work in the building next to the Lindt Café. Shortly after news of the Siege broke, I found myself locked out. Gradually, I realised my usual day had been pulled out from under me. For the first time, I had become a witness to history. This is my account of the day terrorism returned to Sydney. It is based partly on contemporaneous notes I scribbled on the day.
Otherworld Inc.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,500. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Twenty years after an unexplained rift opens up access to another world, travel writer David Burns sets out into unauthorized territory to gather material for a new book. But when his helicopter crashes, he is taken by the local insurgency. On the journey that follows, David is forced to re-evaluate his assumptions about patriotism, terrorism, and the role of the journalist as a witness to events.
A Most Un-Islamic Islamic State
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,990. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Rituals & Practice
The Islamic State, the so-called caliphate straddling Syria and Iraq, is renowned for its barbarism and cruelty, yet claims that it conforms to the Laws of Islam in everything it does. Nothing could be further from the truth. This brief book explains in simple clear language the basics of Islam and how the Islamic State is breaking all the rules it pretends to hold dear.
The Conflicts in Yemen and U.S. National Security - Yemeni Regional Politics and Saudi Arabia, Drones, Qat Chewing, al-Qaeda, War on Terror, Houthi Tribesmen Rebellion, Zaydi Shiite Sect, Kleptocracy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,580. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » History » Military
Yemen is not currently a failed state, but it is experiencing huge political and economic problems that can have a direct impact on U.S. interests in the region. It has a rapidly expanding population with a resource base that is limited and already leaves much of the current population in poverty.
Secret Weapon: High-value Target Teams as an Organizational Innovation - Iraq, Afghanistan, Taliban, al-Qaeda, Petraeus, Odierno, The Surge in Iraq, SOF, Tommy Franks, Task Force Freedom in Mosul
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,410. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This study argues that interagency teams were a major catalyst in turning around the Iraq War, and that they will disappear from America's arsenal unless the knowledge base supporting the innovation can be secured.
The Interagency and Counterinsurgency Warfare: Stability, Security, Transition, and Reconstruction Roles - Lessons from Iraq and Afghanistan, Presidential Decision Directives, COIN and the Army
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 193,540. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
U.S. military campaigns in Afghanistan, Iraq, and the greater Global War on Terrorism have confronted civilian policymakers and senior military officers with a complex, fluid battlefield which demands kinetic and counterinsurgency capabilities.