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The United States Government Internet Directory, 2012

By: Hertz-Hattis, Shana (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lanham, MD, Bernan Press: 2012

Seller ID: 744


Ex-Library; He United States Government Internet Directory serves as a guide to the changing landscape of government information online. The Directory is an indispensable guidebook for anyone who is looking for official U. S. Government resources on the Web. The U. S. Government's online information is massive and can be difficult to locate. Many government sites are part of the "Deep Web" with content that does not surface or surface easily with even the most popular se... View more info

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Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace . . . One School At a Time

By: Mortenson, Greg; Relin, David Oliver

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics): 2007

Seller ID: 233


The astonishing, uplifting story of a real-life Indiana Jones and his humanitarian campaign to use education to combat terrorism in the Taliban’s backyard. Anyone who despairs of the individual’s power to change lives has to read the story of Greg Mortenson, a homeless mountaineer who, following a 1993 climb of Pakistan’s treacherous K2, was inspired by a chance encounter with impoverished mountain villagers and promised to build them a school. Over the next decade... View more info

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Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace . . . One School At a Time

By: Mortenson, Greg; Relin, David Oliver

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics): 2007

Seller ID: 717


The astonishing, uplifting story of a real-life Indiana Jones and his humanitarian campaign to use education to combat terrorism in the Taliban’s backyard. Anyone who despairs of the individual’s power to change lives has to read the story of Greg Mortenson, a homeless mountaineer who, following a 1993 climb of Pakistan’s treacherous K2, was inspired by a chance encounter with impoverished mountain villagers and promised to build them a school. Over the next decade... View more info

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Blackwater: The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army

By: Scahill, Jeremy

Price: $4.24

Publisher: New York, Nation Books: 2007

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 842


On September 16, 2007, machine gun fire erupted in Baghdad’s Nisour Square, leaving seventeen Iraqi civilians dead, among them women and children. The shooting spree, labeled “Baghdad’s Bloody Sunday, ” was neither the work of Iraqi insurgents nor U. S. Soldiers. The shooters were private forces working for the secretive mercenary company, Blackwater Worldwide. This is the explosive story of a company that rose a decade ago from Moyock, North Carolina, to beco... View more info

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Just How Stupid Are We? facing the truth about the American voter

By: Shenkman, Rick

Price: $8.39

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 2008

Seller ID: 1382


Levees break in New Orleans. Iraq descends into chaos. The housing market teeters on the brink of collapse. Americans of all political stripes are heading into the 2008 election with the sense that something has gone terribly wrong with American politics. But what exactly? Democrats blame Republicans and Republicans blame Democrats. Greedy corporate executives, rogue journalists, faulty voting machines, irresponsible defense contractors-we blame them, too. The only thing... View more info