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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: 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: 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: Child With No Name by Valentine Williams
Based on a true story, this is an account of a little girl on holiday in Sumatra with her family, who miraculously survives the Boxing Day Tsunami and is taken to an Orphanage in Banda Aceh. Shocked and exhausted, she becomes mute and is unable to understand what is said to her. A photo of this child reaches an aid worker who is trying to reunite families, and she enlists the help of her mother [...]
 
Book: Priority One - The Life and Times of a Kiwi Paramedic by Mark Garner
Ever wondered what it's like to be an ambulance paramedic? Do they really just attend nasty accidents or is that just media hype? If not, what jobs do they really go to? What sort of people call for an ambulance? Why would anyone want to be a paramedic in the first place? All these questions (and many others) are answered in this light-hearted and humorous, real life account of a seasoned [...]
 
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: ROYALTY (To Be Sinclair) by Eva Caye
Crown Prince Zhaiden Sinclair's duties include working with his father the Emperor, as well as assuming the galactic interface of the Empire, so how much time can he spend with his listless son, who can't get over the absence of Zhaiden's ex-wife? Enter Renee Delacorte, a child psychologist who captures Zhaiden's heart! But Zhaiden's life grinds to a halt when his ex-wife perpetrates a horrific [...]
 
Book: The Heir - A Novel by Binger Ray
Georgia Strawn is an out of work mother. She was born on the family farm and was, at birth, given a psychic gift that she has been afraid to use since she was a child. Enter Jeff Swain, New Iberia's most recent transplant from Chicago. Transferred by his employer, he knows what it's like to want answers and would pay dearly for them-considering his former wife has killed their little boy. Can [...]
 
Book: The Quarry - Firehouse Family Series - Book Two by Laurie Loveman
It's 1933 and Dr. Jessica Malloy is losing a beloved patient to cancer. There is nothing she or any other doctor can do to halt the disease's progress. Jess faces a medical ethics problem and she discusses her dilemma with her close friends, Dr. David McCann, Laura Darvey, and Woodhill Fire Department First Aid Officer, Eli Sheffler. With opiate pain killers being the only means of keeping her [...]
 
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: 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: 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: 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: 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: The Essential Little Safari Companion by Steve Foreman
This handy book is a complete African wildlife safari and adventure travel companion for both guides and the guided. There are modular sections covering preparation and planning, group leadership, mountains, communications, wilderness survival, accidents and emergencies, first aid, camp and kitchen hygiene, food and water requirements, camping and mountain climbing equipment, packing and stowing [...]
 
Book: The Breakup Band Aid - A 12-step Program to Kick the Addiction to Your Ex by Sarah Melland
Can't get over your ex? We've all been there. Throwing your ex's new girlfriend over a banister when you are drunk. Sleeping with randoms just so you don't have to be alone. Crying incessantly in public. Can't eat. Can't sleep. Blah, Blah, Blah, Blah. Now, get the $@&% over it! In Sarah Melland's debut self-help satire, she rips off a 12-step program and caters it to a breakup, all while sharing [...]
 
Book: Neuromuscular massage therapy - Alternative Medicine by Malini Chaudhri
This book is a technical description of neuro-muscular techniques in massage therapy to manage advanced care. It is the fundamentals of bodywork, fitness, health, energy, physique, flexibility, mobility and more. It teaches the therapist aspects of stretch, proprioception, assessment, injury correction and advanced movements to facilitate sportsmen or patients under rehabilitation. Active sports [...]
 
Book: Waking Dead - a novel by Jay Glendell
The story involves a hospital-based physician facing a bitter divorce and the possibility of losing his job because he works in a hospital facing financial problems. He finds that he is unsuspectingly and unwillingly involved in solving recent murders and death of employees at his hospital and another hospital in the northwest that had occurred in the past. He is recruited for this investigation [...]
 
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: The Sweet Taste of Revenge by Bohdan O. Szuprowicz
It seems that during the last few months cannibalism in sports appears to have been in fashion. We can contribute to this topic with our story how cannibalism was used to ensure survival and salvation. People forget that there were periods during the 20th century where people resorted to cannibalism as a means of survival. The E-Story presented here deals with a very specific case of it during [...]
 
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: The Valley of Volcanoes - Climbs in East Africa by Steven James Foreman
The most famous of all volcanoes in the Rift Valley of East Africa is Mount Kilimanjaro; but there are a few other high mountains to climb too: these are Mount Meru, Mount Elgon, Mount Hanang and the active volcano, Ol Doinyo Lengai. Although these are non-technical ascents (i.e. not requiring harnesses, ropes, crampons, etc.,), make no mistake; these are real 'climbs' on real mountains and not [...]
 
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: 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 2014 the inability of the Obama administration to deter Russian aggression towards the Ukraine called into question America's international sphere of influence. But what if America's international problems, including terrorism, have less to do with the military and more to do with domestic policies, particularly income inequality and poverty culture? With the richest 1% owning 49% of the [...]
 
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: 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: 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 [...]
 
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: Boudicca - Britain's Queen of the Iceni (The Legendary Women of World History Book 1) (Chinese Edition) by Laurel A. Rockefeller
" " 43 Now you can read Boudicca, Britain's Queen of the Iceni in Chinese language edition! In the year 43 CE Roman rule in Britain seemed absolutely certain -- until a runaway slave of royal descent from the Aedui tribe in Gaul met King Prasutagus of the Iceni to change history forever. Rise up for liberty with the true story of Boudicca: Britain's Queen of the Iceni and discover one of the most [...]
 


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