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  1. Dana Perino, "Let Me Tell You about Jasper . . .: How My Best Friend Became America's Dog" ISBN: 1455567108 | 2016 | EPUB | 272 pages | 87 MB Bestselling author of And the Good News Is... Dana Perino is back with stories of friends, family, and how America's love for a dog named Jasper is a place where even political opponents can find common ground. Dana Perino is a popular and beloved host on Fox's The Five, with over two million followers on social media. While readers admire Dana for her charm, warmth, and insight, she also knows who the real star in her family is: her Vizsla, Jasper-A.K.A. America's Dog. In this new book, Dana tells stories about life and politics-and how dogs can transcend rancor and partisanship. She also talks about how dogs bring families together -like Dana's own, from her career in Washington through her life as a TV star. In addition to all the fun and fabulous dog tales, LET ME TELL YOU ABOUT JASPER... will be fully illustrated with hilarious photoshops so clever they will make you laugh out loud. These photoshops bring Jasper's adventures to life through pop culture, art, sports and history. DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  2. Rut Diamint, Laura Tedesco, "Latin America's Leaders" English | ISBN: 1783601035, 1783601027 | 2015 | EPUB | 160 pages | 475 KB DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  3. Truman, Congress, and Korea: The Politics of America's First Undeclared War (Studies In Conflict Diplomacy Peace) by Larry Blomstedt 2015 | ISBN: 081316611X | English | 334 pages | PDF | 7 MB Three days after North Korean premier Kim Il Sung launched a massive military invasion of South Korea on June 24, 1950, President Harry S. Truman responded, dispatching air and naval support to South Korea. Initially, Congress cheered his swift action; but, when China entered the war to aid North Korea, the president and many legislators became concerned that the conflict would escalate into another world war, and the United States agreed to a truce in 1953. The lack of a decisive victory caused the Korean War to quickly recede from public attention. However, its impact on subsequent American foreign policy was profound. In Truman, Congress, and Korea: The Politics of America's First Undeclared War, Larry Blomstedt provides the first in-depth domestic political history of the conflict, from the initial military mobilization, to Congress's failed attempts to broker a cease-fire, to the political fallout in the 1952 election. During the war, President Truman faced challenges from both Democratic and Republican legislators, whose initial support quickly collapsed into bitter and often public infighting. For his part, Truman dedicated inadequate attention to relationships on Capitol Hill early in his term and also declined to require a formal declaration of war from Congress, advancing the shift toward greater executive power in foreign policy. The Korean conflict ended the brief period of bipartisanship in foreign policy that began during World War II. It also introduced Americans to the concept of limited war, which contrasted sharply with the practice of requiring unconditional surrenders in previous conflicts. Blomstedt's study explores the changes wrought during this critical period and the ways in which the war influenced US international relations and military interventions during the Cold War and beyond. DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  4. Mark J. Phillips, Aryn Z. Phillips, "Trials of the Century: A Decade-by-Decade Look at Ten of America's Most Sensational Crimes" English | ISBN: 1633881954 | 2016 | EPUB | 340 pages | 3 MB DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  5. William S. Root, "How to Play a Bridge Hand: 12 Easy Chapters to Winning Bridge by America's Premier Teacher" 1990 | ISBN: 0517881594, 0517574578 | English | 320 pages | EPUB | 8 MB Neither for beginners nor for experts but for the 90 percent of players in between, How to Play a Bridge Hand includes more than 300 of bridge master William Root's favorite hands. Hailed by the American Bridge Teachers' Association as the "Book of the Year." Line drawings. DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  6. The Spy Who Couldn't Spell: A Dyslexic Traitor, an Unbreakable Code, and the FBI's Hunt for America's Stolen Secrets by Yudhijit Bhattacharjee English | 2016 | ISBN: 1592409008 | 304 pages | EPUB | 11,7 MB A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The thrilling, true-life account of the FBI's hunt for the ingenious traitor Brian Regan-known as the Spy Who Couldn't Spell. Before Edward Snowden's infamous data breach, the largest theft of government secrets was committed by an ingenious traitor whose intricate espionage scheme and complex system of coded messages were made even more baffling by his dyslexia. His name is Brian Regan, but he came to be known as The Spy Who Couldn't Spell. In December of 2000, FBI Special Agent Steven Carr of the bureau's Washington, D.C., office received a package from FBI New York: a series of coded letters from an anonymous sender to the Libyan consulate, offering to sell classified United States intelligence. The offer, and the threat, were all too real. A self-proclaimed CIA analyst with top secret clearance had information about U.S. reconnaissance satellites, air defense systems, weapons depots, munitions factories, and underground bunkers throughout the Middle East. Rooting out the traitor would not be easy, but certain clues suggested a government agent with a military background, a family, and a dire need for money. Leading a diligent team of investigators and code breakers, Carr spent years hunting down a dangerous spy and his cache of stolen secrets. In this fast-paced true-life spy thriller, Yudhijit Bhattacharjee reveals how the FBI unraveled Regan's strange web of codes to build a case against a man who nearly collapsed America's military security. INCLUDES PHOTOGRAPHS DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  7. America's First Ladies: A Historical Encyclopedia and Primary Document Collection of the Remarkable Women of the White House by Nancy Hendricks English | 2015 | ISBN: 1610698827 | 430 Pages | PDF | 11.2 MB More than simply serving as America's "hostesses," many of the nation's First Ladies played vital roles in shaping their husband's presidency and serving as political activists in their own right. From Martha Washington to Michelle Obama, their inspiring stories come alive in this handsomely illustrated encyclopedia. Buy Premium From My Links To Get Resumable Support,Max Speed & Support Me [b]Download (Uploadgig)[/b] Download ( NitroFlare ) Download ( Uploaded Download ( Rapidgator ) Download (BigFile)
  8. Harvest to Heat: Cooking with America's Best Chefs, Farmers, and Artisans by Darryl Estrine and Kelly Kochendorfer English | 2010 | ISBN: 1600852548 | 304 pages | PDF | 45 MB Now more than ever, Americans are giving careful thought to where their food comes from. And farmers, formerly anonymous suppliers of bounty, are proving an inspiration to chefs everywhere. This book celebrates the collaboration between farmer and chef - and the journey from land to table. Readers are invited along to visit the men and women who grow, herd, ranch, and create artisanal foods that supply the finest restaurant chefs in the country. Harvest to Heat explores this dynamic relationship and paints beautiful portraits of these often unheralded people, even while it offers up a bounty of never before published, easy to cook recipes - 100 in all. It will encourage readers to think fresh first and buy food locally, as well as motivate them to cook with the confidence of a four-star chef. Named one of The Top 100 Cookbooks of the Last 25 Years by Cooking Light magazine Named one of The Best Cookbooks of 2010 by Named one of the Six Great Finds for Your Kitchen by Parade Magazine Named one of the Five Top Fall Cookbooks by Garden & Gun magazine "One of the most compelling cookbooks of the year... In addition to recipes, Estrine and Kochendorfer include profiles of the featured farmers and artisans so you can get to know them and their stories the way their partner-chefs do. Harvest to Heat is also stunning. The food photography is casual and rustic-a bit like a farm dinner. But, I'm hooked on the snapshots from Estrine and Kochendorfer's cross-country farm and restaurant tour, which spotlight the people, places, animals, and ingredients that helped create the book. And, if you're inspired to visit these farms and restaurants (a not unlikely possibility), Harvest to Heat includes addresses, phone numbers, and web sites for all of them." DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  9. Harvest: An Adventure into the Heart of America's Family Farms by Richard Horan English | 2012 | ISBN: 0062090313 | 336 pages | EPUB | 1,6 MB DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  10. Derek Chollet, "The Long Game: How Obama Defied Washington and Redefined America's Role in the World" English | ISBN: 161039660X | 2016 | EPUB | 288 pages | 990 KB DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  11. Emelyn Rude, "Tastes Like Chicken: A History of America's Favorite Bird" English | ISBN: 1681771632 | 2016 | EPUB | 272 pages | 22 MB DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  12. Rocco DiSpirito - Now Eat This!: 150 of America's Favorite Comfort Foods, All Under 350 Calories Published: 2010-03-02 | ISBN: 0345520904 | EPUB + MOBI | 272 pages | 19.8 MB Fried chicken, macaroni and cheese, brownies, and 147 other favorite recipies under 350 calories. In this delectable cookbook, award-winning chef Rocco DiSpirito transforms America's favorite comfort foods into deliciously healthy dishes-all with zero bad carbs, zero bad fats, zero sugar, and maximum flavor. What's more, Rocco provides time-saving shortcuts, helpful personal advice, and nutritional breakdowns for each recipe from a board-certified nutritionist. So prepare your favorite foods without the guilt. Finally, a world-class chef has made healthy food taste great! DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  13. Jim Reisler, "Cash and Carry: The Spectacular Rise and Hard Fall of C.C. Pyle, America's First Sports Agent" 2008 | pages: 236 | ISBN: 0786438460 | PDF | 2,1 mb C.C.Cash and Carry Pyle made several fortunes representing professional football and tennis players-before losing everything and disappearing into history's dustbin. This work reevaluates Pyle's fast life and times while analyzing his extraordinary and enduring legacy. In 1925, Pyle rocked the sports world by inducing Red Grange to abandon the leafy confines of the University of Illinois for pro football, in essence thumbing his nose at protesting academics who insisted the move would irreparably harm both the college game and Grange's career. The book continues through all of Pyle's successes, and more than a few of his failures, including his signing of controversial French tennis star Suzanne Lenglen and his near-bankruptcy following losses incurred staging the short-lived annual Bunion Derby, as newspaper columnists dubbed the notorious 3,470-mile transcontinental footrace first held in 1928. DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  14. America's Midlife Crisis: The Future of a Troubled Superpower by Gary R. Weaver English | 16 Oct. 2008 | ISBN: 1931930074 | 280 Pages | PDF | 1 MB America's Midlife Crisis examines the culture of America at a crucial point in its history and development. Along the way something happened to the fundimental nature of American culture: a midlife crisis. America's Midlife Crisis examines the culture of America at a crucial point in its history and development. Along the way something happened to the fundimental nature of American culture: a midlife crisis. From the founding of the republic through the many conflicts over the years, from the Puritan roots to recent waves of immigration, from race to religion. DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  15. Rachel Meeropol, "America's Disappeared: Secret Imprisonment, Detainees, and the War on Terror" ISBN: 1583226451 | 2004 | EPUB | 248 pages | 2 MB The confirmation proceedings for Alberto R. Gonzales and Condeleeza Rice, like the Abu Ghraib prison scandal, triggered a national debate about the U.S. government's controversial treatment of detainees and its practice of torture. At the heart of the debate is the question: Is the United States undermining democracy, freedom, and human rights in it's effort to protect its citizens from terrorism? The authors of AMERICA'S DISAPPEARED answer, yes. AMERICA'S DISAPPEARED describes how the U.S. government, in response to the events of 9/11, launched an unprecedented campaign of racial profiling, detentions, and deportations so grievous as to evoke the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II. It brings together, for the first time, detainees' own testimonies along with analysis by the leading constitutional attorneys and human rights advocates. In addition to a detailed exploration of detention-the forms currently in use, and the conditions of each-the book challenges the Bush administration's justifications for violating the Geneva Conventions and the most basic definitions of human rights. DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  16. The Devil's Chessboard: Allen Dulles, the CIA, and the Rise of America's Secret Government [Audiobook] by David Talbot English | October 13, 2015 | ASIN: B00YFQKH9Y, ISBN: 1504645707, 1504645693 | [email protected] kbps | 25 hrs 30 mins | 697 MB Narrator: Peter Altschuler An explosive, headline-making portrait of Allen Dulles, the man who transformed the CIA into the most powerful - and secretive - colossus in Washington, from the founder of and author of the New York Times best seller Brothers. America's greatest untold story: the United States' rise to world dominance under the guile of Allen Welsh Dulles, the longest-serving director of the CIA. Drawing on revelatory new materials - including newly discovered US government documents, US and European intelligence sources, the personal correspondence and journals of Allen Dulles' wife and mistress, and exclusive interviews with the children of prominent CIA officials - Talbot reveals the underside of one of America's most powerful and influential figures. Dulles' decade as the director of the CIA - which he used to further his public and private agendas - were dark times in American politics. Calling himself "the secretary of state of unfriendly countries", Dulles saw himself as above the elected law, manipulating and subverting American presidents in the pursuit of his personal interests and those of the wealthy elite he counted as his friends and clients - colluding with Nazi-controlled cartels, German war criminals, and Mafiosi in the process. Targeting foreign leaders for assassination and overthrowing nationalist governments not in line with his political aims, Dulles employed those same tactics to further his goals at home, Talbot charges, offering shocking new evidence in the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. An expose of American power that is as disturbing as it is timely, The Devil's Chessboard is a provocative and gripping story of the rise of the national security state - and the battle for America's soul. DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  17. Original Gangster: The Real Life Story of One of America's Most Notorious Drug Lords [Audiobook] by Frank Lucas, Aliya S. King English | June 8, 2010 | ASIN: B003QL146O, ISBN: 1441740414, 1441740406 | [email protected] kbps | 8 hrs 2 mins | 221 MB Narrator: Cary Hite In his own words, real life American Gangster Frank Lucas recounts his life as the former heroin dealer and organized crime boss who ran Harlem during the late 1960s and early 1970s. Determined to break the Italian mafia's monopoly over drug smuggling in New York, Frank cut out middlemen and began smuggling heroin into the United States directly from his source in the Golden Triangle by using coffins. Making 1 million dollars per day from his ''Blue Magic'', the purest heroin on the street, Frank Lucas became one of the most powerful crime lords of his time, while rubbing shoulders with the elite in entertainment, politics and crime. This powerful memoir reveals what really happened to the man whose rise and fall was dramatized in the 2007 feature film American Gangster, exposing a startling look at the world of organized crime. DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  18. Bellevue: Three Centuries of Medicine and Mayhem at America's Most Storied Hospital [Audiobook] by David Oshinsky English | November 15, 2016 | ASIN: B01M22JWKP, ISBN: 0735285187, 0735285209 | [email protected] kbps | 14 hrs 41 mins | 404 MB Narrator: Fred Sanders From a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian comes a riveting history of New York's iconic public hospital that charts the turbulent rise of American medicine. Bellevue Hospital, on New York City's East Side, occupies a colorful and horrifying place in the public imagination: a den of mangled crime victims, vicious psychopaths, assorted derelicts, lunatics, and exotic-disease sufferers. In its two and a half centuries of service, there was hardly an epidemic or social catastrophe - or groundbreaking scientific advance - that did not touch Bellevue. David Oshinsky, whose last book, Polio: An American Story, was awarded a Pulitzer Prize, chronicles the history of America's oldest hospital and in so doing also charts the rise of New York to the nation's preeminent city, the path of American medicine from butchery and quackery to a professional and scientific endeavor, and the growth of a civic institution. From its origins in 1738 as an almshouse and pesthouse, Bellevue today is a revered public hospital bringing first-class care to anyone in need. With its diverse, ailing, and unprotesting patient population, the hospital was a natural laboratory for the nation's first clinical research. It treated tens of thousands of Civil War soldiers, launched the first civilian ambulance corps and the first nursing school for women, pioneered medical photography and psychiatric treatment, and spurred New York City to establish the country's first official board of health. As medical technology advanced, "voluntary" hospitals began to seek out patients willing to pay for their care. For charity cases it was left to Bellevue to fill the void. The latter decades of the 20th century brought rampant crime, drug addiction, and homelessness to the nation's struggling cities - problems that called a public hospital's very survival into question. It took the AIDS crisis to cement Bellevue's enduring place as New York's ultimate safety net, the iconic hospital of last resort. Lively, pause-resisting, fascinating, Bellevue is essential American history. DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  19. Peter C. Rollins, John E. O'Connor, "Why We Fought: America's Wars in Film and History" 2008 | pages: 622 | ISBN: 0813191912 | PDF | 6,4 mb Film moves audiences like no other medium; both documentaries and feature films are especially remarkable for their ability to influence viewers. Best-selling author James Brady remarked that he joined the Marines to fight in Korea after seeing a John Wayne film, demonstrating how a motion picture can change the course of a human life?in this case, launching the career of a major historian and novelist. In Why We Fought: America's Wars in Film and History, editors Peter C. Rollins and John E. O'Connor explore the complexities of war films, describing the ways in which such productions interpret history and illuminate American values, politics, and culture. This comprehensive volume covers representations of war in film from the American Revolution in the 18th century to today's global War on Terror. The contributors examine iconic battle films such as The Big Parade (1925), All Quiet on the Western Front (1930), From Here to Eternity (1953), and Platoon (1986), considering them as historical artifacts. The authors explain how film shapes our cultural understanding of military conflicts, analyzing how war is depicted on television programs, through news media outlets, and in fictional and factual texts. With several essays examining the events of September 11, 2001, and their aftermath, the book has a timely relevance concerning the country's current military conflicts. Jeff Chown examines controversial documentary films about the Iraq War, while Stacy Takacs considers Jessica Lynch and American gender issues in a post-9/11 world, and James Kendrick explores the political messages and aesthetic implications of United 93. From filmmakers who reshaped our understanding of the history of the Alamo, to Ken Burns's popular series on the Civil War, to the uses of film and media in understanding the Vietnam conflict, Why We Fought offers a balanced outlook? one of the book's editors was a combat officer in the United States Marines, the other an antiwar activist?on the conflicts that have become touchstones of American history. As Air Force veteran and film scholar Robert Fyne notes in the foreword, American war films mirror a nation's past and offer tangible evidence of the ways millions of Americans have become devoted, as was General MacArthur, to "Duty, honor, and country." Why We Fought chronicles how, for more than half a century, war films have shaped our nation's consciousness. DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  20. When Man Becomes Prey: Fatal Encounters with North Americas Most Feared Predators by Cat Urbigkit English | 2014 | ISBN: 0762791292 | 224 pages | PDF | 621 MB When Man Becomes Prey examines the details of fatal predator attacks on humans, providing an opportunity to learn about the factors and behaviors that led to attacks. The predators profiled in the book include black bears, grizzly bears, mountain lions, coyotes, and gray wolves"the first time all five species have been included in one volume­. Compelling narratives of conflicts involving these top predators are accompanied by how-to information for avoiding such clashes. DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  21. Trout Unlimited's Guide to America's 100 Best Trout Streams, Updated and Revised by John Ross English | 2013 | ISBN: 0762780312 | 416 pages | PDF | 124 MB A survey of the best trout-fishing rivers and streams in the country as chosen by members of Trout Unlimited, with listings for species, hatches, flies and lures, and when to fish. Each profile contains information and maps that boost angler success. Profiles present, as well, the environmental challenges facing each stream and the role that TU and others play in protecting the fishery. Extensive interviews with anglers for whom each stream is "home water," add depth to personal observations formed when award-winning writer and angler, John Ross, fished many of these streams himself. DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  22. Mary Thompson-Jones, "To the Secretary: Leaked Embassy Cables and America's Foreign Policy Disconnect" English | ISBN: 0393246582 | 2016 | EPUB | 384 pages | 747 KB DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  23. The Ultimate Brownie Book: Thousands of Ways to Make America's Favorite Treat, including Blondies, Frostings, and Doctored Brownie Mixes by Bruce Weinstein English | 2002 | ISBN-10: 0060937610 | Pages: 224 | PDF | 5,4 MB Thousands of Brownie Recipes Gooey, fudgy, or cakey, flavored with chocolate chips, coconut, or nuts, frosted or enjoyed as is, who doesn't love brownies? In this ultimate guide to America's favorite treat, discover old-time classics such as Chocolate Syrup Brownies and Butterscotch Brownies, and new tastes such as Cranberry Brownies and Malt Brownies. For those who prefer blondies, try Peanut Butter Blondies and Jam Swirl Blondies. Short on time? Turn to Bruce's doctored up brownie mix recipes that include innovative ideas for Baked Alaska, Black Forest Cake, and even S'mores. DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  24. Drone Nation: The Political Economy of America's New Way of War by Geoff Martin and Erin Steuter English | 2016 | ISBN: 1498549578 | 156 pages | EPUB | 0,7 MB Drone Nation unveils an unexpected scenario where international drone warfare leads to a state of permanent war through increasing numbers of assassinations of the western world's declared enemies. It provides historical context for the rise and acceptance of drone warfare and examines likely future impacts. The book discusses the broad political-economic forces at play in the United States. Topics include US strategic traditions, domestic political institutions, military-industrial complex, intra-military pressures, think tanks, media, and international law. The authors argue that social progress is not necessarily continuous. While there was widespread social and economic progress from the 1950s through 1970s in the United States, the country is now in a period of economic and political regression. The rise of drone warfare, and the domestic use of drones, is partly to blame. This gradual and important change signals a major departure from the traditional embrace of international law, military ethics, and domestic privacy. DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
  25. M. William Phelps, "Nathan Hale: The Life and Death of America's First Spy" English | ISBN: 1611687675, 0312376413 | 2015 | 321 pages | PDF | 2 MB Although famous for his purported last words-"I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country"-few people know the real Nathan Hale. M. William Phelps brings into focus the life of this famed patriot and first spy of the American Revolution, charting Hale's rural childhood, his education at Yale, and his work as a schoolteacher. Like many young Americans, he was soon drawn into the colonies' war for independence and became a captain in Washington's army. When the general was in need of a spy, Hale willingly rose to the challenge, gathering intelligence behind British lines on Long Island, and in the end bravely sacrificing his life for the sake of American liberty. Using Hale's own journals and letters as well as testimonies from his friends and contemporaries, Phelps depicts the Revolution as it was seen from the ground. From the confrontation in Boston to the battle for New York City, readers experience what life was like for an ordinary soldier in the struggling Continental Army. In this impressive, well-researched biography, Phelps separates historical fact from long-standing myth to reveal the truth about Nathan Hale, a young man who deserves to be remembered as an original American patriot. DOWNLOAD (Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)