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Book: A Guide to Foreign Obama Cartoons by Bohdan O. Szuprowicz
The cartoons we have identified in this guide are mostly foreign in origin although in many instances they are written in English, clearly prepared for distribution and use in English-language publications. Many foreign cartoons about Obama are seen to be insensitive, offensive, irreverent, vulgar, racist and otherwise "politically incorrect". They are often rated unsuitable for American [...]
 
Book: American Renewal - A New Season of Optimism, Cooperation, and Community by Edward OMalley
Cycles are part of nature, our personal lives and the social fabric of our country. Just as the four seasons progress through the year, and repeat each year, so is there a rhythmic cadence to social change in America. The social cycle, like nature, has four seasons (periods) within it, lasting a total of about seventy to eighty years. We will explore the changes in the social, political, economic [...]
 
Book: Faces of Power - Constancy and Change in United States Foreign Policy from Truman to Obama by Seyom Brown
Seyom Brown's authoritative account of U.S. foreign policy from the end of the Second World War to the present challenges common assumptions about American presidents and their struggle with power and purpose. Brown shows Truman to be more anguished than he publicly revealed about the use of the atomic bomb; Eisenhower and George W. Bush to be more immersed in the details of policy formulation [...]
 
Book: American Poverty - Why America's Treatment of the Poor Undermines its Authority as a World Power (American Stories Book 2) by Laurel A. Rockefeller
In this thought-provoking historical and economic analysis, Laurel A. Rockefeller takes on poverty culture head-on, exploring what it means to poor in the United States while taking a look at how America's closest and much more economically successful allies (Canada, Germany, France, and the United Kingdom) take care of their poor. From housing conditions to hunger to poverty psychology, Ms. [...]
 
Book: Alacrán, The Honey Badger by Bobby Warren Miller
Deciding how best to introduce this book was the most difficult part of the project. The story was already written for me in the form of a dispassionate diary. All I had to do was organize it, mix in some environmental trappings, sarcasm, a few jokes, send it to a proofreader and, with luck, I could pay the rent. On the way to the bank, an unamusing thing happened. I hadn't gotten through Chapter [...]
 
Book: AMERICA'S GREATEST BLUNDER - The Fateful Decision to Enter World War One by Burton Yale Pines
Entering World War One against Germany was America's greatest blunder of the 20th century. America had no reason to join the devastating and stalemated three-year-old European struggle. The two million doughboys, as they affectionately were called, whom America sent to the Western Front shattered the battlefield stalemate and won the war. This allowed Britain and France to impose a devastating [...]
 
Book: Global Economic Boom & Bust Cycles - The Great Depression and Recovery of the 21st Century by Khafra K Om-Ra-Seti
Was the Meltdown of 2008 the first phase of the Great Depression of the 21st Century? In 2013, this global economic crisis is not over and no one knows the hour or the day when the Final Reckoning will occur! The 2008 Meltdown that culminated in the serial collapse of some of the most powerful corporations in the world, represented only the tip of the iceberg in the emergence of this epic [...]
 
Book: Starflake rides with the Galactic Bikers-Revised (Starflake the Starbabe Book 3) by Nicola Cuti
A training mission to the unexplored planet Kafka turns deadly when a class of teenage Deep Space Ranger Cadets encounter ALIEC, an ancient, insane computer left behind by an alien civilization. With their minds now controlled by the mad computer, they turn on their friends, the only four cadets to avoid control by the computer, and who must now flee the planet on home-made rocket cycles. As the [...]
 
Book: The Caribbean Endeavor by Larry Andrews
When newbie CIA agents land a plum assignment on-board a Caribbean cruise, undercover as newlyweds, they become entangled in more than just mere observation of a partnership forming between a New York Mafia family and a Colombian drug cartel. Matters get complicated when a competing cartel wants in on the same action and the discoveries at sea evolve with developing relationships and intrigue. [...]
 
Book: Holding Sequence - Cycles of Fate by Kassandra Heglund
PART ONE: A Work of Fate: Shelane Trefarrgha was a scientist, an engineer. She was the best in her field save for one man, Bradford Callormen. And she had studied every shred of his work she could get her hands on. She had determined that, one day, she would even outshine him. But there was one piece of his work she had never gotten a look at, had not even known existed. And it was that work [...]
 
Book: Gifts of the Peramangk by Dean Mayes
In 1950s Australia, during the height of the divisive White Australia Policy, Virginia, a young Aboriginal girl is taken from her home and put to work on an isolated and harsh outback station. Her only solace: the violin, taught to her secretly by the kind-hearted wife of the abusive station owner. However, Virginia's prodigious musical gift cannot save her from years of hardship and [...]
 
Book: Starflake picks the Junkyard Planet (Starflake, The Cosmic Sprite Book 6) by Nicola Cuti
Taking off on her rocket-cycle, Starflake is set for a visit with her girlfriend, Tauristar, at the Deep Space Ranger Academy, when the engine quits. Her bike is caught in the grip of the gravitational field of the Junkyard Planet. She crash lands but falls into a stack of tires, saving her life. However, her cycle goes up in flames stranding her on the planet. The mysterious character called the [...]
 
Book: Lucy - An Open-Door Policy Novella by Anna Ambrose
Born into a strictly religious family, nineteen-year-old Lucy Whitman likes to think she's gotten past her stifling upbringing. After all, she's not a virgin. But when her best guy friend of ten years admits he's part of a community with an "open-door policy" on sex, Lucy is intrigued. She's always wanted Rylan with a fierceness bordering on obsession, but he has never treated her as anything [...]
 
Book: Xander - An Open-Door Policy Novella by Anna Ambrose
Twenty-one-year-old Xander Penn has been around the block more times than he cares to count, always searching for an elusive something he's never admitted to wanting, not even to himself. Until now... Then again, realizing what he craves doesn't mean he accepts it. It's one thing to dabble at the open-door policy club he belongs to while in college, but quite another to declare it to others in [...]
 
Book: Playing Dead by Jody E. Lebel
Court reporter Renee Rose found out the hard way that hooking up with a cop is like a bikini wax--it starts off hot, turns painful, and ends in tears. But when her best friend receives an e-mail, supposedly from her long-dead fiance, demanding money, Renee knows they need help. Too bad help comes in the form of Detective Anthony Graciano, an annoying, bossy cop who somehow manages to haul Renee's [...]
 
Book: The Vanishing Chemist by Peter Alpert
Greed and opportunity become a volatile mix in retired attorney Peter Alpert's novel The Vanishing Chemist. Chemist Madison Bellamy first contacts attorney Mark Conover when he faces a $12 million judgement for allegedly polluting Colorado waterways with his platinum refinery. Conover gets the judgment overturned, but he hears from Bellamy again when the eccentric chemist continues his [...]
 
Book: Radical - An American's Plan for REAL Change by Joshua Yates
"Radical: An American's Plan for REAL Change" provides creative and viable solutions to many political, economic and societal issues facing Americans today. Bringing together ideas and creative solutions that draw from both the left and the right, Joshua R. Yates presents real solutions on taxes, entitlements and strengthening America.
 
Book: Into the Void by Emma Stein
The country of Anglina is teeming with social upheaval, and its officials have found an unlikely national hero in a philosopher and social activist named Horace. The Anglinian government has appointed the effeminate, irreverent, and stubborn scholar to undertake a journey around the world to learn the secret of other countries' success. Unfortunately for Horace, most of the societies he visits [...]
 
Book: Geek Games (Novels of Aleyne) by Margaret Fieland
When fourteen-year-old Martin lets Tom, a charismatic bully, persuade him to bring down the spaceport computer network, he never considers someone will place a bomb resulting in the death of his friend's father. Nothing will bring Captain Frey back, but if Martin can help locate the terrorists' drug lab, perhaps he'll be able to forgive himself.
 
Book: Terror in Tuscany - CIA confronts Mafia in wine country by Larry Andrews
Deception, murder, and romance, transpire as CIA, MI6, and Interpol agents confront the Mafia in the Italian wine country - A sudden, unexplained tourist's death in Venice triggers the investigation of an atrocious crime being perpetrated at a famous winery in San Gimignano. The Cosa Nostra and a Colombian drug cartel have devised a new way to smuggle cocaine into the US, the UK, and France. Like [...]
 
Book: Stewards of the Flame - A Novel (The Hidden Flame Book 1) by Sylvia Engdahl
Crime is considered illness, untreated illness is crime; ambulance crews are the only police. Dead bodies stay on "life support" forever. Can anyone gain freedom? When burned-out starship captain Jesse Sanders is seized by a dictatorial medical regime and detained on the colony planet Undine, he has no idea that he is about to be plunged into a bewildering new life that will involve ordeals and [...]
 
Book: Finding Billy Battles - An Account of Peril, Transgression, and Redemption by Ronald E. Yates
When a great-grandson inherits two aging trunks and a stack of meticulously detailed journals penned by his great-grandfather, he sets out to fulfill his great-grandfather's last request: to tell the story of an incredible life replete with adventure, violence, and tragedy. The great-grandfather's name is Billy Battles--a man often trapped and overwhelmed by circumstances beyond his control. For [...]
 
Book: Fatapiller - An enchanting children's story of survival & courage. Told in rhyme, filled with fabulous colour pictures with a positive, mindfulness ...
Fatapiller likes eating leaves. He eats so many and he's become so big that he falls from the highest branches of his tree, where all the yummiest leaves are. As he falls, he passes the sleeping Koala, the dangling Mrs. Spider and a puzzled young chick in his nest, before crashing into the soft mossy ground. But Fatapiller's troubles have only just begun. As he lies helpless on his back, a greedy [...]
 
Book: The Chicken Little Agenda - Debunking by Robert G. Williscroft
A scientist takes on the distortions and outright lies foisted on the public! Robert G. Williscroft firmly establishes that the sky is not falling. By using scientific research and solid reasoning, he explains some of the most disturbing problems facing our nation including global warming, the safety of nuclear power, the politics of education, and the oxymoron of government efficiency. With a [...]
 
Book: Consequential Economics - How Globalization has Impaired the Prosperity of the Middle- class and what Policy Makers should consider in the Future. by ...
Economics is on the mind of every working American today, as arguments arise debating a globalist construct versus a nationalist construct of the US economy. What are these two views? Which one is better? In Nicola DellaCioppa's book Consequential Economics: How Globalization has impaired the prosperity of the middle class and what policy makers should consider in the future, readers journey [...]
 
Book: Climate Change, Land Use and Monetary Policy - The New Trifecta by Geraldine Perry
Drawing on the work of independent thinkers, economists, scientists and historical evidence going back thousands of years, this book challenges much of the conventional thinking about global warming and other unsettled questions. As this book argues, misguided land use policies, particularly in the agricultural and energy arenas, have over millennia not only destroyed the land but they have [...]
 
Book: Crypto Shrugged (Bitpats Book 1) by Ed Teja
Who is Wyatt Osgood? Where is the financial world headed? Emerging technology provides the means to free people, but also to control them in new ways. Nation-states struggle to adapt in battles increasingly fought in a digital arena and across the globe. Those who would prefer a borderless world and freedom struggle to assert their right to privacy and distribute their operations as they see fit, [...]
 
Book: Of Foreign Build - From Corporate Girl to Sea-Gypsy Woman by Jackie Parry
After suffering an emotionally-brutal bereavement and against her counsellor's advice, Jackie ran away. Suddenly within a new culture, with a new husband, and no friends, she was living in the obscure world of cruising with zero knowledge of boats. Crashing within the first twenty-four hours, Jackie realised life would never be the same again; a floating home with no fridge or hot water, and with [...]
 
Book: Once a Soldier by Phil Tomkins
Travis' father was a failed soldier, a coward and a heartless bully who tried to disown his son. Now Travis is determined to shame him by becoming the soldier his father could never have been - through joining the Parachute Regiment, the elite of the British Army. His restless urge to prove himself takes him from country to country and from army to army, where he battles with enemies both [...]
 
Book: From a Foreign Shore - Stories of History and Alternate History by Andrew Knighton
What if someone had conquered the Vikings, someone claiming to be their gods? What if King Arthur's knights met a very different metal-clad warrior? What if you were ordered to execute a statue, and hanging just didn't seem to work? These short stories explore different aspects of history, some of them grounded in reality, some alternative takes on the past as we know it. Stories of daring and [...]
 
Book: Buddug/Bouddica - Brenhines Iceni Prydain/Britain's Queen of the Iceni (Cyfres Merched Chwedlonol yn Hanes y Byd Book 2) by Laurel A. Rockefeller
The fascinating true story of ancient Britain's greatest heroine -- now told in both Welsh and English in one bilingual volume! In 43 CE Roman conquest of Britannia seems all but certain -- until a chance meeting between King Prasutagus of the Iceni and a runaway slave of royal decent from the Aedui tribe in Gaul changes the fate of the British islands forever. Perfect for students of both Welsh [...]
 
Book: BANKRUPTING THE THIRD WORLD - How the Global Elite Drown Poor Nations in a Sea of Debt (The Underground Knowledge Series Book 6) by Lance Morcan
Dedicated to the impoverished in forgotten places of the world, this book questions whether the likes of the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund, the United States Agency for International Development and other big international aid organizations help or hinder the world's poorest people. It also questions whether the aid packages provided are genuine or whether they are scams designed to [...]
 
Book: English Idioms and Expressions for Everyone, Yes, Even You! by Reza Mashayekhi
This is a collection of more than 2000 English idioms and expressions, their meanings, and some of the origins. I felt the need for such a resource both when I was learning and, later, when I was teaching English. Especially considering the fact that there are so many idioms in the English language. The book also includes interesting expressions and proverbs from other languages and cultures that [...]
 
Book: Days of Sand and Royals by Len Steiner
They sang in Arabic in unison while they danced back and forth and waved their swords in the air. I was advised by the Saudi Captain that the dances varied by tribe in Saudi Arabia. I really enjoyed the movements and the joyous attitude of the Saudis present. It was quite a display not often seen by foreigners. After a number of the dances, the three of us were invited to join a group of Saudi [...]
 
Book: The Omicron Forex Trading Manual by Seamus McKenna
The Omicron Forex Trading Manual is a literate and focused explanation for non-specialists of Forex strategies for automated (algorithmic) trading using the Dukascopy JForex Java API and associated software routines developed by Omicron Forex. The manual is also a guide to the essential general requirements of Forex trading which all traders must master. These include the ability to think in [...]
 


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