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FEMA Document Series: Dam Safety in the United States - A Progress Report on the National Dam Safety Program - FEMA P–759
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,290. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) document is a report submitted to Congress outlining progress in the National Dam Safety Program. Dams are a vital part of our Nation’s infrastructure, providing economic, environmental, and social benefits, including hydroelectric power, river navigation, water supply, wildlife habitat, waste management, flood control, and recreation.
Municipal Waste
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,960. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Bullets fly—a city councilman is dead—and when Kurt Lvov stops hiding, he curses his new camera gig. But that’s showbiz, and since the Queen Latifah show got canned he’ll shoot anything for a buck, even shadowing the arrogant mayor of New York City.
2012 U.S. Intelligence Community Threat Assessment on Global Water Security - Shortages, Floods, National Security Impact, Nile, Tigris-Euphrates, Mekong, Jordan, Indus, Brahmaputra, and Amu Darya
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Hydrology
This report, issued in February 2012 and requested by the Department of State, is designed to answer the question: How will water problems (shortages, poor water quality, or floods) impact US national security interests over the next 30 years?
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Deployment Basics (IS-101.a) - Domestic Incident Deployments, Homeland Security, NIMS
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,270. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is designed to help prepare participants for deployment to a domestic incident.
Air Force Strategy Study 2020-2030: Power Projection, Freedom of Action in Air, Space, and Cyberspace, Global Situational Awareness, Military Support for Civil Authorities
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The team analyzed four future world scenarios — a peer competitor, resurgent power, failed state, and jihadist insurgency — in relation to the nation's vital interests and the 12 Air Force core functions. The resulting analysis led to a synthesis of the core functions into five critical capabilities designed to meet the Air Force's strategic challenges in 2030.
2011 Fukushima Daiichi TEPCO Nuclear Power Plant Accident: Comprehensive Coverage of Historic Core Melt after the Great East Japan Earthquake, Radiation Releases, Stabilization Roadmap, U.S. Impact
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 399,890. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Comprehensive coverage of the crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station - ten chapters and over 1,000 pages cover every aspect of the accident beginning on March 11, 2011 following the Great East Japan Earthquake. This thorough compilation of official information provides an authoritative running narrative of the event as it happened, plus important and little-known background data.
SOCIALISMO E AUTOGOVERNO Riflessioni per rendere effettivo il potere del popolo nell’ambito politico, economico e sociale
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,560. Language: Italian. Published: December 6, 2013 by noubs. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Al ritorno prepotente della rivoluzione sul palcoscenico della storia (in tutta la sponda dell'Africa mediterranea) fa da contraltare la stabilità del contesto occidentale, segnato dalla caduta del Muro di Berlino. Tuttavia, a vent'anni da questo evento, è lecito trarre delle conclusioni sulla discrasia tra propaganda e realtà.
Obama Will Win, but Romney Will Be President
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,420. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
This book analyzes every presidential election in U.S. history, focusing on how political parties emerged and learned how to target Electoral College votes. Dr. Murdock analyzes the upcoming 2012 presidential campaign between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney and predicts the results state by state. His conclusion is that Obama will win the popular vote, but lose in the Electoral College
McCune's Manchester Volume 1 - 2008
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Adam McCune's "McCune's Manchester" column appeared in the New Hampshire Union Leader from April 2008 to July of 2012. This volume covers all columns published in 2008.
Occupy: Guide to the Perplexed.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The "Occupy" movement has taken the country by storm. They are here to stay and this essay deals with both some of their agenda, and how the State has reacted to them. It is a guide, for those who wish to learn more, as well as Occupiers who are facing agressive police response.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Support Function #6 Mass Care, Emergency Assistance, Housing, and Human Services (IS-806) - Voluntary Agencies, NVOADs, Disaster Recovery Guides
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) introduces Emergency Support Function (ESF) #6 – Mass Care, Emergency Assistance, Housing, and Human Services.
La marcha de los árboles y la revolución de las flores
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You set the price! Words: 9,050. Language: Spanish. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
conoce las consecuencias eco-sociales que el capitalismo inconsciente ha provocado en las urbes y como la esclavitud de la psique colectiva ha financiado sus crímenes. Hoy,ya existen las tecnologías y los medios para emanciparse de este sistema y comenzar uno mas coherente con el ser del hombre y la naturaleza, te invito a que conozcas la manera de sustituir al sistema desde casa
My Letters To President Obama
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Two major areas are explored in these letters--one barely on the public Radar, the other in the headlines daily: Specifically, the establishment of “Fail-Safe” electronic voting in every jurisdiction in America; and Jobs.
Walter Gottlieb Groebli Nazi Sympathizer In Nyack, New York January 1941
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Walter Groebli met Percy Whittlesey on a road in Connecticut sometime in the early fall of 1940. Whittlesey adopted Groebli. He took him into his home to work as a houseboy. Little did Whittlesey know at the time but Groebli was virulently pro-Nazi. He came from an Atlanta, GA family that came to the U.S. from the German section of Switzerland. Groebli also attended Bund meetings in New Jersey.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Educing Information - Interrogation: Science and Art - Terrorism and Torture, KUBARK, Techniques and Training
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 171,340. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. Topics and subjects include: interrogation of terrorists, the McCain Amendment, KUBARK counterintelligence interrogation, MKULTRA, CIA, torture, pain and physical discomfort, sleeploss and deprivation, and more.
The Blue Guitar
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Price: Free! Words: 62,850. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
MIT Professor Emerita Lisa Peattie explores the art and politics of protest around the world.
The Elders
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,510. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
It’s Gerald Cornfield’s sixtieth birthday and his days behind the counter at Pixley Green post office are numbered, compelling him to embark upon new horizons.
Medicine and Healthcare in War and Conflict
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A compilation of seven essays on the challenges of providing healthcare in regions of war and conflict: This book by a doctor and humanitarian worker discusses some of the challenges of practicing medicine in areas affected by war and instability. The content includes essays on disease epidemics, effects on women, infant mortality, radioactive ammunition, and landmines.
99.5% of Americans Wake Up
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
99.5 % of Americans Wake Up! Be inspired by pictures, stories, & informative internet links. Do Not be Bullied and Manipulated by the 00.5% Anymore. Stand up to their lies, to their buying votes, to their profiteering from fracking & assault weapons and toxic substances, to their disregard for Mother Earth and for you and your children. Be Inspired to Vote for Stand Up politicians to act Now.
Atheism with Regards to Government
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Anarchy. The word conjures images from fraternity house shenanigans to rioting and looting on the streets of important cities at its mention. For most civilized persons, with these mental images close at hand, anarchy is something to be avoided at all costs. How can civilized society carry on with the threat of bombs and looting effectively slamming the brakes on human progress?