Keywords: politics

Black Square

Black Square


Sophie Pinkham

ISBN: 9780393247978
Year of publication: 2016

Sophie Pinkham BLACK SQUARE ADVENTURES IN POST-SOVIET UKRAINE For my friends in Ukraine and Russia, with love and gratitude. MAPS PREFACE I was seven years old when the Berlin Wall fell. Watching the news with my parents in New York, I wondered how a simple concrete barrier could be so important. Why hadnt people just climbed over it Newscasters discussed the Iron Curtain, which sounded scary, but also confusing. Didnt curtains, by definition, ripple and fold I was sixteen when NATO bombed ...

Keywords: 21st Century Europe Geopolitics Russia Social History Travel
End Game

End Game


Robert Stanek

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2015

Robert Stanek End Game Also by Robert Stanek Ruin Mist Chronicles Dragons of the Hundred Worlds Keeper Martins Tale Kingdom Alliance Fields of Honor Mark of the Dragon Guardians of the Dragon Realms Scott Evers Thrillers The Pieces of the Puzzle The Cards in the Deck The Pawns on the Board The Players in the Game After the Machines This Mortal Coil The Secret of Us Acknowledgments I would like to thank my writing group, my editors, and my publishers for their many years of support. A writer cant ...

Keywords: Espionage Literature & Fiction Military Thriller Mystery & Thriller NSA Spies & Politics Technothriller Thriller
Ukraine: ZBIG's Grand Chess Board & How The West Was Checkmated

Ukraine: ZBIG's Grand Chess Board & How The West Was Checkmated


Kermit Heartsong
Natylie Baldwin

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2015

Ukraine: ZBIGs Grand Chess Board How The West Was Checkmated Part I The opening repertoire beyond Conditions in the Soviet Union Reagan and Gorbachev The Failure of the Peace Dividend Zbigniew Brzeziskis Grand Chess Board The Neoconservatives The Philosophy Military Strategy The Wolfowitz Doctrine A Clean Break Robert Kagan and Victoria Nuland Responsibility to Protect Origins of R2P Libya An Abuse of R2P NATO: From Cold War to Global War NATO in the 1990s 1996 The Turning Point NATO in the ...

Keywords: Geopolitics NATO Russia Ukraine USA
Warrior

Warrior


Matt Rogers

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Matt Rogers Warrior In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity. Sun Tzu 1 July 8, 2007 Port of Mogadishu Somalia Abdullahi stepped out of the inspection sheds shadow, offering himself to the relentless heat of the Somali sunshine. He had been a dock worker for eight years now. The constant exposure to the elements had hardened his skin to the point where little affected him hours under the cloudless sky were routine, as was the exertion and strain that came with handling the heavy ...

Keywords: Assassinations Crime Military Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Pulp Spies & Politics Thriller Thrillers & Suspense Vigilante Justice
Isolated

Isolated


Matt Rogers

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2016

Matt Rogers Isolated Man is the cruelest animal. Friedrich Nietzsche PROLOGUE Officer William Brandt of the Jameson Police Department unlocked his front door and stepped into a cozy living room furnished with a plain couch, a small flat-screen television and a glass coffee table. Ordinarily at the end of the work day he would relish the peace and quiet of the evenings final hours. Then he would head to bed, alone. Just as he had for the last year, ever since he and Georgia had parted ways. ...

Keywords: Assassinations Crime Military Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Pulp Spies & Politics Suspense Thriller Thrillers & Suspense Vigilante Justice
The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America

The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America


Timothy Snyder

ISBN: 0525574468
Year of publication: 2018

Copyright 2018 by Timothy Snyder All rights reserved. Published in the United States by Tim Duggan Books, an imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, New York. crownpublishing.com TIM DUGGAN BOOKS and the Crown colophon are trademarks of Penguin Random House LLC. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data is available upon request. Hardcover ISBN9780525574460 Ebook ISBN9780525574484 International Edition ISBN9780525575405 Cover design by Christopher ...

Keywords: Comparative Politics History & Theory International Relations Political Science
Solomon's Gold

Solomon's Gold


Alex Lukeman

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Alex Lukeman Solomons Gold Dedicated to those who keep the barbarians from the gates The PROJECT is an elite counter-terrorismintelligence unit answering only to the President of the United States. The Team Elizabeth Harker: Director of the Project. Formerly part of the task force investigating 911 until sidelined for challenging the findings. Picked by the president to head up the Project for her independent thinking and sharp intelligence. Nick Carter: Former major, USMC. The team leader in ...

Keywords: Action and Adventure Espionage Literature & Fiction Mystery Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Spies & Politics Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers & Suspense
Project StrikeForce: Exodus

Project StrikeForce: Exodus


Kevin Lee Swaim

ISBN: 9781542590990
Year of publication: 2017

Kevin Lee Swaim Project StrikeForce: Exodus ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Thanks to all the active and retired military members who helped with this endeavor. Any mistakes contained herein are entirely mine. Special thanks to my beta readers. Your feedback was invaluable. Chapter One Zrich, Switzerland John Frist glanced around the dining room. Shouldnt she be here by now The woman at the nearby table glanced up from her wineglass. A few strands of silver threaded their way through her shoulder-length black ...

Keywords: Contemporary Fiction Literature & Fiction Military Mystery Pulp Spies & Politics Technothriller Terrorism Thriller & Suspense Thrillers Thrillers & Suspense
Face Off

Face Off


Robert Stanek

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2015

Robert Stanek Face Off Also by Robert Stanek Ruin Mist Chronicles Dragons of the Hundred Worlds Keeper Martins Tale Kingdom Alliance Fields of Honor Mark of the Dragon Guardians of the Dragon Realms Scott Evers Thrillers The Pieces of the Puzzle The Cards in the Deck The Pawns on the Board The Players in the Game After the Machines This Mortal Coil The Secret of Us Acknowledgments I would like to thank my writing group, my editors, and my publishers for their many years of support. A writer cant ...

Keywords: Espionage Literature & Fiction Military Thriller Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Spies & Politics Technothriller Thriller Thrillers & Suspense
What Soldiers Do

What Soldiers Do


Mary Louise Roberts

ISBN: 9780226923093
Year of publication: 2013

Mary Louise Roberts WHAT SOLDIERS DO Sex and the American GI in World War II France Dedicated in loving memory to my parents EMMIE ROBERTS AND JAMES H. ROBERTS Map of Normandy and Brittany Acknowledgments It gives me great pleasure to thank the many sources of funding I received to research and write this book. I am grateful to the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation for making possible a research leave during the academic year 20078. The Institute for Research in the Humanities at the ...

Keywords: Counseling Europe France Gender Studies Medical Books Military Politics Psychology Sexuality Social History Social Sciences United States World War II
The Hades Conspiracy

The Hades Conspiracy


John Sneeden

ISBN: 9780990711261
Year of publication: 2016

John Sneeden The Hades Conspiracy To my siblings, whose support has been constant and unwavering. EPIGRAPH And there we saw the Nephilim the sons of Anak, who come from the Nephilim, and we seemed to ourselves like grasshoppers, and so we seemed to them. Numbers 13:33 PROLOGUE April 8, 2003 National Museum of Iraq Baghdad, Iraq Hamid Aram slipped through the shadows at the base of the building, his heart thumping loudly in his chest. He glanced nervously behind him. Save for a stray dog sniffing ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Conspiracies Literature & Fiction Metaphysical & Visionary Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Religious & Inspirational Fiction Science Fiction Science Fiction & Fantasy Spies & Politics Thrillers Thrillers & Suspense Travel
The Soviet Century

The Soviet Century


Moshe Lewin

ISBN: 9781784780661
Year of publication: 2016

Moshe Lewin THE SOVIET CENTURY Edited by Gregory Elliott PREFACE The Soviet Union is no more. As some like to put it, Its history meaning Forget all that. Politicians, academics and the media elaborate on this formula in accordance with their specific interests and perspectives. But the term history is rich in meanings and the Soviet era is still recent history. Even if their numbers are declining, the majority of the populations of Russia and the other republics of the ex-Soviet Union were ...

Keywords: 20th Century Communism Europe Ideologies and Doctrines International and World Politics Politics and Government Politics and Social Sciences Radicalism Russia Russian and Former Soviet Union Socialism
White Lies

White Lies


Witi Ihimaera

ISBN: 9781775533078
Year of publication: 2013

White Lies The Novella by Witi Ihimaera For John Barnett, who persists in putting New Zealand stories on screen. WITI IHIMAERA Introduction In 2007, I received a call from Rosa Bosch, a friend of mine in London. Rosa, an effervescent, incredibly well-connected film sales agent, had worked with us in bringing Whale Rider to the international market. Her expertise in the HispanicLatin American market is legendary. She knows every player and all the talent new and established. She told me that a ...

Keywords: Arts & Photography Contemporary Contemporary Fiction Genre Fiction Health; Fitness & Dieting Historical Historical Fiction Humor & Entertainment Literature & Fiction Movies Performing Arts Personal Health Politics & Social Sciences Screenplays Women's Fiction Women's Health Women's Studies
Honourable Intentions

Honourable Intentions


Gavin Lyall

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2014

Gavin Lyall Honourable Intentions 1 Aunt Mauds house in Cheltenham was really quite large, in a rambling way it just seemed too small for the possessions she and her late husband had accumulated. Every small table was draped with a fringed embroidered cloth and then jammed with framed photographs, bowls of pot-pourri, vases and little silver knick-knacks each with a very dull history. Every wall was coated with elaborate frames, in which were incompetent landscapes. Each door had a heavy velvet ...

Keywords: Espionage Historical Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Spies & Politics Thrillers Thrillers & Suspense
Flight From Honour

Flight From Honour


Gavin Lyall

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2013

Gavin Lyall Flight From Honour 1 The little fishing boat didnt take shape in the dawn mist until long after the creak of its oars and the irregular slap of water had reached the shore. Then it gradually grew detail and colour as it scraped its way past bigger boats into Muggias inner harbour. Any watcher might have wondered why it was back so much later than other boats in the local fleet. However, nobody was bothering to watch, since everyone in the village knew it had paused to take on a ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Espionage Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Spies & Politics Thriller Thriller & Suspense Thrillers Thrillers & Suspense

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