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19 Nations 21 Lies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,560. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Over the years, a lot of euphemism has crept into our public lives, our intellectuals have hardly criticized the actual crime perpetrators and in the process we have created dummy demagogues. The 19 nations covered in the book will break some of the existent myths and will flood the available intellectual space with some of less known or deliberately hidden realities.
"When Universes Collide: A Star Wars Fan Fiction--COMPILATION”
Price: Free! Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Finally, in one Ebook! In what could only be considered taboo, this Star Wars FanFiction takes us to planet Earth! Where, Jacob, a young human in Chicago, is befriended by a Sith, Darth Harest. Her hopes of adding him to a new struggle of the emerging Sith power on Earth!
Poetry Against Terror
Price: Free! Words: 42,140. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016 by Fabrizio Frosini. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » General
"I started this editorial project after the murdering of so many innocents in Paris, on November 13, 2015, as a tribute to them and to the countless other victims of terror, worldwide. I started the project, but it is a collective book: a compilation of poems written by 68 poets from 43 different countries, worldwide, who are against any kind of 'terror'." (Fabrizio Frosini)
ساعي الخبز
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: Arabic. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Middle East, Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
ساعي الخبز هي قصة تتحدث عن طفل أسمه جمال، وهو صبي في الرابعة من عمره وكان المسؤول عن احضار الخبز اليومي في الحرب الخطيرة التي مزقت سوريا. باستخدام رسوم توضيحية بسيطة مثيرة للعاطفة، ساعي الخبز هي قصة كلاسيكية خالدة تصور شجاعة الأطفال الصغار الذين ينشأون في بيئات الحروب التي تهدد حياتهم اليومية بسبب التطرف الديني.
Biafra 2020
Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
A referendum is finally held on 28th December 2019 for ndi Igbo to decide their future and destiny. Will they choose One Nigeria or Biafra?
A Woman's Right to Culture: Toward Gendered Cultural Rights
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Law » International law
A new and insightful analysis of the usual meme that cultural rights in international law are at odds with the rights of women in affected societies. Rather than seeing these concepts as mutually exclusive, Linda Veazey frames cultural rights—through detailed case studies and analysis of law—in a way that incorporates and enriches the very gender-protective norms they are often thought to defeat.
Deadly Interpretations
Series: Adventures in World Peace. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Romance » General
U.N. Interpreter, Harley Black, meets her match in one DHS agent named Jim Bond. They're hearing chatter about her and her coworker, from people ready to take over the world. It's up to Harley to keep Jim in check while creating world peace…or die trying.
Is The United Nations A Desirable Enforcer Of Interntional Order ?
Price: Free! Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Law » International law
This essay questions whether the United Nations has the capacity to take objective, independent action to maintain international order. It concludes the UN’s capacity to enforce collective security on an objective basis will always be curtailed by the Security Council's permanent member's interests, its lack of a monopoly on the use of collective force and its inability to take decisive action.
Intrigue In The House of Wong
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,300. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The mystery of a Chinese American girl’s individual initiative against the system of family ties and values — it highlights youngsters who straddles two cultures. An action packed story that includes colorful teen language, rhythm of Chinese names, the ethic accents of New York, a kidnapping and rescue of the Israeli ambassador to the UN. The book includes a reading group guide.
Tell me about the United Nations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This book describes in simple and concrete terms the "network" of the United Nations as it functions today.