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Product Description: Ten Years On the Line is a factual account of this retired immigration/CBP offi cer’s efforts to enforce immigration laws at the nation’s most corrupt Port of Entry – Douglas, Arizona. Extracted from hundreds of carefully preserved incident reports, memorandums and investigation records the author details the daily struggle he had with management and others to prevent illegal aliens and criminals of all stripes from entering the United States...read more

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9781466434622 | Createspace Independent Pub, April 28, 2011, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Ten Years On the Line is a factual account of this retired immigration/CBP offi cer’s efforts to enforce immigration laws at the nation’s most corrupt Port of Entry – Douglas, Arizona.
9781456889340 | Xlibris Corp, March 17, 2011, cover price $19.99

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Product Description: This invaluable reference contains maps and tables that depict the boundaries and geographic relationships of the 110th congressional districts. The maps are presented on the national and state level, and they detail the districts of the 110th Congress, as well as the nonvoting delegate districts, including the District of Columbia...read more

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9781598882407 | Bernan Pr, May 14, 2008, cover price $68.00 | About this edition: This invaluable reference contains maps and tables that depict the boundaries and geographic relationships of the 110th congressional districts.

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9781598882995 | Bernan Assoc, May 14, 2008, cover price $68.00

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By Mavis Butkus (editor)

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9780779826308 | Carswell Legal Pubns, December 30, 2010, cover price $120.00

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Product Description: The 14th Amendment is a hot button issue currently. The question of “Anchor Babies” and their right to United States Citizenship has been called into question by Republicans and defended by Democrats. The final arbitration of this debate is sure to be decided by the United States Supreme Court in the near future...read more

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9781517266318 | Createspace Independent Pub, September 8, 2015, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: The 14th Amendment is a hot button issue currently.

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Product Description: Kurt Eichenwald—New York Times bestselling author of Conspiracy of Fools and The Informant—recounts the first 500 days after 9/11 in a comprehensive, compelling page-turner as gripping as any thriller. KURT EICHENWALD—NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF CONSPIRACY OF FOOLS—RECOUNTS THE FIRST 500 DAYS AFTER 9/11 IN A COMPREHENSIVE, COMPELLING PAGE-TURNER...read more

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9781451669381 | Touchstone Books, September 11, 2012, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Kurt Eichenwald—New York Times bestselling author of Conspiracy of Fools and The Informant—recounts the first 500 days after 9/11 in a comprehensive, fly on the wall, compelling page-turner as gripping as any thriller.

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9781451669398 | Reprint edition (Touchstone Books, June 4, 2013), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Kurt Eichenwald—New York Times bestselling author of Conspiracy of Fools and The Informant—recounts the first 500 days after 9/11 in a comprehensive, compelling page-turner as gripping as any thriller.

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Product Description: The official spin on numerous government programs is flat-out bullsh*t, according to Jesse Ventura.  In this incredible collection of actual government documents, Jesse Ventura, the ultimate non-partisan truth-seeker, proves it beyond any doubt...read more

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9781616082260 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, April 4, 2011, cover price $24.95

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9781616085711 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, April 2, 2012, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The official spin on numerous government programs is flat-out bullsh*t, according to Jesse Ventura.

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Product Description: It has, improbably, been called "uncommonly lucid, even riveting" by The New York Times, and it was a finalist for the 2004 National Book Awards nonfiction honor. It is a literally chilling read, especially in its minute-by-minute description of the events of the morning of 9/11 inside the Twin Towers...read more

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9781616402198, titled "The 9/11 Commission Report: Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States" | Cosimo Inc, July 30, 2010, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: It has, improbably, been called "uncommonly lucid, even riveting" by The New York Times, and it was a finalist for the 2004 National Book Awards nonfiction honor.
9780393326710 | W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 2004, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Provides the final report of the 9/11 Commission detailing their findings on the September 11 terrorist attacks.

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Product Description: It has, improbably, been called "uncommonly lucid, even riveting" by The New York Times, and it was a finalist for the 2004 National Book Awards nonfiction honor. It is a literally chilling read, especially in its minute-by-minute description of the events of the morning of 9/11 inside the Twin Towers...read more

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9781616402204 | Cosimo Inc, July 30, 2010, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: It has, improbably, been called "uncommonly lucid, even riveting" by The New York Times, and it was a finalist for the 2004 National Book Awards nonfiction honor.

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Product Description: "Bush and Cheney observed before 9/11, that the American people would not support the attacks on Afghanistan and Iraq, and the geo-strategic wars without being shocked by the cataclysmic event of a thermo-nuclear demolition of the World Trade Center (a "new Pearl Harbor") blamed on Osama bin Laden — who did not have the means whatsoever —, and launching their Global War on Terror...read more

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9781463644222 | Createspace Independent Pub, June 22, 2011, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: "Bush and Cheney observed before 9/11, that the American people would not support the attacks on Afghanistan and Iraq, and the geo-strategic wars without being shocked by the cataclysmic event of a thermo-nuclear demolition of the World Trade Center (a "new Pearl Harbor") blamed on Osama bin Laden — who did not have the means whatsoever —, and launching their Global War on Terror.

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Product Description: Gain Valuable Insight into the Government s Project Management Best Practices! Although project management is not new to the federal government, the discipline has taken on renewed importance in the face of the ever-increasing size, complexity, and number of mission-critical projects being undertaken by every branch and agency...read more

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9781567262759 | Management Concepts Inc, January 1, 2010, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: Gain Valuable Insight into the Government s Project Management Best Practices!

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Product Description: The financial and economic crisis had a devastating impact on bank profits, with loss-making banks reporting global commercial losses of around USD 400 billion in 2008.  This comprehensive report sets the market context for bank losses and provides an overview of the tax treatment of such losses in 17 OECD countries; describes the tax risks that arise in relation to bank losses from the perspective of both banks and revenue bodies; outlines the incentives that give rise to those risks; and describes the tools revenue bodies have to manage these potential compliance risks...read more

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9789264088672 | Pap/dgd edition (Organization for Economic, October 30, 2010), cover price $33.00 | About this edition: The financial and economic crisis had a devastating impact on bank profits, with loss-making banks reporting global commercial losses of around USD 400 billion in 2008.

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Product Description: After Adlai Stevenson's death in London on July 14, 1965, his friends and family organized to sponsor annual lectures at which men and women of kindred spirit could "talk sense" to the American people about issues which continued to afflict the "fragile spaceship" earth...read more
By John K. Boaz (editor) and Adlai E. Stevenson (editor)

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9780819196293 | Univ Pr of Amer, June 1, 1995, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: After Adlai Stevenson's death in London on July 14, 1965, his friends and family organized to sponsor annual lectures at which men and women of kindred spirit could "talk sense" to the American people about issues which continued to afflict the "fragile spaceship" earth.

Accessible to students of political science and public administration who have no legal background, this text provides the clearest and most comprehensive introduction to administrative law available. Taking a case method approach, Administrative Law and Politics uses up-to-date cases and commentary to expound on the principles of administrative law, while providing springboards for classroom debate. The text also provides an excellent balance between law and policy/politics that gives both practicing public administrators and students preparing for a career in public administration important insights into the real world politics behind the rules of administrative law.
By Lief H. Carter (editor) and Christine B. Harrington (editor)

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9780321036858 | 3 sub edition (Prentice Hall, December 1, 1999), cover price $288.40 | About this edition: Accessible to students of political science and public administration who have no legal background, this text provides the clearest and most comprehensive introduction to administrative law available.
9780673460318 | 2nd edition (Scott Foresman & Co, October 1, 1990), cover price $102.00 | About this edition: This book illustrates - through the use of case studies - the complex challenges which health service organizations are facing in implementing technology changes.

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9781452240404 | 5 revised edition (Cq Pr, September 10, 2014), cover price $139.00
9780872899346 | 4th edition (Cq Pr, December 23, 2008), cover price $135.00 | About this edition: Harrington and Carter know that bureaucratic government is no cure for the shortcomings of free enterprise, yet understand that government oversight and regulation is crucial to keeping power within democratic boundaries.

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Product Description: ''Less is oftentimes more!' This new book by Guy Peters proves the point: it is a small but beautifully crafted book, which provides an excellent introduction to and survey of public policy. It should be required reading for students and practitioners alike...read more

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9781781955765 | Edward Elgar Pub, June 24, 2015, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: ''Less is oftentimes more!

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9781781955772 | Edward Elgar Pub, June 24, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: ''Less is oftentimes more!

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Product Description: Over the last four decades the public trust in government in the United States has fallen dramatically due to a "perfect storm" of contributing factors, such as a seemingly never ending string of political scandals, partisan polarization and toxic attack politics, and miserable failures to respond to natural disasters or the devastation of the Great Recession...read more
By Don-Terry Veal (editor)

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9780739145449 | Lexington Books, May 1, 2011, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Over the last four decades the public trust in government in the United States has fallen dramatically due to a "perfect storm" of contributing factors, such as a seemingly never ending string of political scandals, partisan polarization and toxic attack politics, and miserable failures to respond to natural disasters or the devastation of the Great Recession.

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Product Description: Interest in NFIB v. Sebelius has been extraordinarily high, from as soon as the legislation was passed, through lower court rulings, the Supreme Court’s grant of certiorari, and the decision itself, both for its substantive holdings and the purported behind-the-scene dynamics...read more
By Mark Hall (editor)

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9780415710268 | Routledge, March 4, 2014, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Interest in NFIB v.

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Product Description: This is the first reference book to provide a detailed assessment of the Affordable Care Act, explaining the realities and myths surrounding one of the most divisive political struggles in recent U.S. history.• Uses nonpartisan sources of information that include studies and reports to assess the claims, beliefs, and assumptions about Obamacare• Draws from credible research sources―such as the Center for Disease Control and the Government Accounting Office―to question or uphold beliefs• Provides an evidence-based examination of dozens of the most prominent claims about the Affordable Care Ac...read more
By Nichols (foreword by) and Purva H. Rawal, Ph. D.

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9781440834424 | Abc-Clio Inc, January 18, 2016, cover price $63.00 | About this edition: This is the first reference book to provide a detailed assessment of the Affordable Care Act, explaining the realities and myths surrounding one of the most divisive political struggles in recent U.

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Product Description: Africa is changing and it is easy to overlook how decentralization, democratization, and new forms of illiberalism have transformed federalism, political parties, and local politics. Chapters on Kenya, Nigeria, Ethiopia, and South Africa help fill an important gap in comparative institutional research about state and local politics in Africa...read more
By Edward R. McMahon (editor)

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9781137523334 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 30, 2015, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Africa is changing and it is easy to overlook how decentralization, democratization, and new forms of illiberalism have transformed federalism, political parties, and local politics.

Product Description: With the end of the Cold War, politicians and pundits spoke of a peace dividend as well as a glorious new world order. But now, the United States seems entangled in more international obligations than ever before. Does the U.S. have the resources to maintain its numerous and growing commitments? Or is it bound to suffer from "overstretch"? What choices does a nation burdened with international responsibilities have to avoid becoming over-extended?Mark R...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780231113267 | Columbia Univ Pr, June 1, 1999, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: With the end of the Cold War, politicians and pundits spoke of a peace dividend as well as a glorious new world order.

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9780231113274 | Columbia Univ Pr, June 1, 1999, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: With the end of the Cold War, politicians and pundits spoke of a peace dividend as well as a glorious new world order.

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