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2011 Al Qaeda and Affiliates: Historical Perspective, Global Presence, and Implications for U.S. Policy - Congressional Research Service Report
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This important CRS report on Al Qaeda and its affiliates deals with historical perspectives, global presence, and implications for U.S. policy. There is extensive coverage of al Qaeda in the Arabian peninsula (AQAP), North Africa/Sahel: Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), East Africa, Somalia, Al Qaeda and Radical Islamist Extremists in Southeast Asia, and more.
The Demise of Osama bin Laden (Usama Bin Ladin, UBL): U.S. Assault in Abbottabad, Pakistan to Kill the al Qaeda Leader, Intelligence, Implications for the Future, Legal and Military Considerations
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,970. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
This unique ebook provides the complete story of the killing of Osama bin Laden by U.S. forces at a compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan as described by American government officials with briefings by Defense Department intelligence officials and an important background paper on implications and considerations regarding the death of bin Laden and its effect on the future of al Qaeda.
Roadside Bombs and Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) - America's Effort to Target and Defeat Homemade Explosives in Afghanistan and Iraq - Electronics, Surveillance, Dogs, and More
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,870. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
The threat of improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and roadside bombs to American and coalition troops in Afghanistan and Iraq, and America's efforts to target and defeat those explosives, is the subject of this comprehensive report, compiled from numerous official documents.
Terrorized: How the War on Terror Affected American Culture and Society
By Brian Finney
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,080. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
"Terrorized" argues that America was radically transformed by the War on Terror that President Bush declared after 9/11. This book concentrates on how measures adopted by the Bush administration (revenge, security measures, surveillance, torture) seeped into the texture of American society (especially the media, movies, television), permanently altering Americans' confidence in their future.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Army Military Intelligence History Sourcebook - Comprehensive History from George Washington to the Civil War, World War I and II, and Desert Storm
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 253,890. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This is a comprehensive history of Army intelligence from George Washington (America's First Spymaster) through the Civil War, World War I and II, and Desert Storm. Some of the topics: Pearl Harbor; Indian Wars; Aerial Reconnaisance; Signal and Human Intelligence (SIGINT, HUMINT); Enigma; UAVs, and much more.
National Response Framework (NRF): Homeland Security Program Core Document for Emergency Management Domestic Incident Response Planning to Terrorism, Terrorist Attacks, Natural Disasters
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,810. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This document from the Department of Homeland Security and FEMA, the National Response Framework or NRF - presents the guiding principles that enable all response partners to prepare for and provide a unified national response to disasters and emergencies. It establishes a comprehensive, national, all-hazards approach to domestic incident response.
21st Century Ultimate Guide to Radiological Dispersal Device (RDD) Dirty Bomb Attack Preparedness and Response: Personal and Medical Response, Radioactive Illness, Radiation Injuries, Decontamination
By Progressive Management
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 58,200. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Comprehensive coverage with up-to-date official documents on the response to a terrorist attack with a "dirty bomb" - also called a radiological dispersion device (RDD) - is provided in this authoritative compilation. It covers everything from practical advice for individuals exposed to a dirty bomb incident to detailed scientific and technical information for medical and health care responders.
2011 Master Guide to Nuclear Weapons: Nuclear Matters, Response to a Nuclear Detonation, Effects of Nuclear Weapons - Comprehensive Coverage of Atomic Weapons, Radioactivity, and Fallout
By Progressive Management
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 309,810. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
The most comprehensive single ebook available on nuclear weapons, with three crucial government documents: Nuclear Matters: A Practical Guide to American Nuclear Weapons; 2010 Planning Guidance for Response to a Nuclear Detonation; The Effects of Nuclear Weapons - Glasstone and Dolan Authoritative Military Reference on Atomic Explosions.
Radiological Dispersal Device (RDD) Dirty Bomb Medical Preparedness and Response: Guidance for First Responders and Health Care Workers - Radioactive Illnesses, Radiation Injuries, Decontamination
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,700. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Medical planning guidance for responding to an attack with a "dirty bomb" - also called a radiologic dispersion device or improvised nuclear device - is provided in this updated document from the Department of Homeland Security's Working Group on Radiological Dispersal Device (RDD) Preparedness.
2011 Complete Guide to Saudi Arabia: Oil and Energy, King Abdullah, Military, Human and Religious Rights, Islam, Mecca and Medina, History, Trade, Economy - Authoritative Coverage
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 210,330. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This massive compilation provides a complete picture of Saudi Arabia with over 500 pages of up-to-date information, featuring professional analysis and background data about the nation and its leadership. There is coverage of the government, military, human and religious rights, terrorism, oil and energy resources, exports and business information, statistics, and much more.
2011 Complete Guide to Libya: Muammar al Qadhafi (Colonel Gadhafi, Qaddafi, Gaddafi), Government, Politics, Military, Human Rights, History, Economy, Uprising - Authoritative Coverage
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 192,570. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This massive compilation provides a complete picture of Libya with over 500 pages of up-to-date information, featuring professional analysis and background data about the nation and its leader, Muammar al Qadhafi. There is coverage of the government, military, human and religious rights, terrorism (including the Lockerbie and LaBelle disco bombings), and much more.
Syria: Federal Research Study and Country Profile with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military - Assad, Baath Party, Damascus
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,450. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Syria - its politics and history, economic, social, military, and national security systems and institutions, written by the experts at the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. This Country Study and Country Profile of Syria is an exceptional review of its history.
Saudi Arabia: Federal Research Study and Country Profile with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military - Riyadh, Wahhabi, Al Saud, Hajj
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 122,410. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Saudi Arabia - its politics and history, economic, social, military, and national security systems and institutions, written by the experts at the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. This Country Study and Country Profile is an exceptional review of Saudi Arabia, its history, and nearby states.
Israel: Federal Research Study and Country Profile with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 125,900. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Israel, politics and history, economic, social, military, and national security systems and institutions, written by the experts at the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. This Country Study and Country Profile is an exceptional review of Israel and its history.
Iraq: Federal Research Study and Country Profile with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military, Saddam Hussein
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,130. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Iraq, politics and history, economic, social, military, and national security systems and institutions, written by the experts at the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. This Country Study and Country Profile is an exceptional review of Iraq and its history.
2011 Essential Guide to the Muslim Brotherhood (Al-Ikhwan): Authoritative Information and Analysis - From Origins in Egypt to Role in Terrorism, Hamas, Jihad, Egyptian Islamic Radicalism and Uprising, Syria
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 192,440. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Discover the history and goals of the Muslim Brotherhood in this essential compilation of expert opinion from over twenty government and military reports and papers, totaling nearly 400 pages. Professional analysis and background data on the MB includes a detailed history of the organization and its role in Egypt, Syria, and elsewhere in the Middle East, along with links to terrorism and jihad.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: The Manual for Military Commissions (MMC) - Prosecution of Alien Unlawful Enemy Combatants, Rules of Evidence, Crimes (Value-added Professional Format Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 150,550. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate e-book format reproduction, the Manual for Military Commissions contains important Defense Department rules for the prosecution of alien unlawful enemy combatants, rules of evidence, crimes, and more. As a bonus, there is a second document with comprehensive coverage of IEDs (Improvised Explosive Devices).
21st Century Complete Guide to Terrorism and other Public Health Emergencies, Government Guide to Biological, Chemical, Radiation, Nuclear, and Other Threats
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,610. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Terrorism and Other Public Health Emergencies, A Reference Guide: a comprehensive book covering all aspects of terrorism and the threats posed by biological, chemical, and radiation agents with useful and authoritative information suitable for all audiences. Preparation and response in public health, nuclear emergencies, food supply, role of the federal government, more.
2010 American Nuclear Posture Review - Nuclear Weapons Policy Changes by the Obama Administration, Nonproliferation and Terrorism, Sustaining the Nuclear Arsenal, Security Strategy
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,940. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The Nuclear Posture Review, released in April 2010, reflects policy changes implemented by the Obama Administration on force structure and use policy. Contents of the NPR report include: The Changed and Changing Nuclear Security Environment; Preventing Nuclear Proliferation and Nuclear Terrorism; Reducing the Role of U.S. Nuclear Weapons; Maintaining Strategic Deterrence and Stability, and more.
2010 Planning Guidance for Response to a Nuclear Detonation - Federal Guidance for a Nuclear Bomb Attack on an American City, Effects, Fallout, Shelter, Medical Care, Decontamination
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,800. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This 2010 second edition of the Federal report, Planning Guidance for Response to a Nuclear Detonation, has been the subject of major news reports on revised thinking about shelter-in-place response to a nuclear attack. It provides emergency planners with nuclear detonation-specific response recommendations to maximize the preservation of life in the event of an urban nuclear detonation.