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Nuclear Crisis 2011: The Major Accident at the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant - Reactor Training Manual, Complete Chronicle of Events and Radiation Releases from the TEPCO Japanese Power Station
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Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 466,190. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This combination ebook provides comprehensive coverage of the crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station along with our reproduction of the BWR nuclear power plant reactor training manual from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission with comprehensive technical data on reactor systems, components, and operation.
Complete Guide to the Three Worst Nuclear Power Plant Accidents: Fukushima 2011, Three Mile Island 1979, and Chernobyl 1986 - Authoritative Coverage of Radiation Releases and Effects
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Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 506,850. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The three major nuclear power plant accidents - Fukushima Daiichi in 2011, Three Mile Island in 1979, and Chernobyl in 1986 - are fully covered in this authoritative collection of official reports, with over 1,300 pages.
Financial Armageddon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,950. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance
From desperate interest rate cuts and chaos in markets to the subprime crisis and a fast-crumbling tower of debt, Wall Street insider Michael J. Panzner exposes the cracks in the dike, the looming economic threats, and the vast array of promises that will ultimately go unfulfilled. He reveals how we can protect ourselves, our families, and our economic well-being—before it's too late.
The Happy Pill: Portrait of a Middle-Class Homeowner During the Fallout of Economic Meltdown
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,260. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Happy Pill uses a creative, narrative style to convey the realities about the past 12 years of the decay of American culture and the resulting financial meltdown fiasco in a way that wealthy, mainstream, popular media figures still refuse to do. The book offers a critical examination of the forces behind the huge transfer of wealth executed by politicians and their cheap interest agenda.
Global Economic Boom and Bust Cycles: The Great Depression and Recovery of the 21st Century
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Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 202,350. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012 by Khafra Om-Ra-Seti. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
The global economy is on the brink of a major meltdown. We are living in a time of a major turning point in world history that will witness the Grand Convergence of enormous economic forces destined to bring about the emergence of a new era. Global Economic Boom and Bust Cycles examines this phenomenon in great detail as we rapidly approach this Day of Reckoning.
Redaction: The Meltdown Part II
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Series: Redaction, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,760. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Seven days after a world-wide anthrax attack: Governments have fallen. Water and food are scarce. And ten thousand tons of spent nuclear fuel rods are ready to spew radiation around the globe. Survivors must battle nature and each other to reach safety before the Earth's surface is sterilized. Redaction, Part II, The Meltdown--Will humanity be erased from the Book of Life?
Melt Down
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Series: Breakers, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 127,590. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Idaho, Ness Hook is run out of his mom's house by his bullying brother Shawn. In Redding, Tristan Carter is about to graduate college. Jobless, she'll have to move back in with her parents. Ness soon discovers his best friend dead of disease. The pandemic quickly burns through the country. But the plague is just the first step--and with the world in ruins, Ness and Tristan may make easy prey.
Sacrifice - The True Story of Courage over Chernobyl
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,470. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013 by Saint Gaudens Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Hero of the Soviet Union Gourgen Karapetyan and Gromov Experimental Test Pilot Anatoly Grishchenko flew into Hell over Chernobyl to save the Motherland and the World. Anatoly developed a radiation-induced, life-threatening, blood disorder. Gougen sought the assistance of a colleague in flight, Cap Parlier, to obtain a potential curative treatment for Anatoly in Seattle. This is their story.
The Fall of America: Book 1 Premonition of Death
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,820. Language: American English. Published: March 10, 2014 by Loose Cannon. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
What if it all came crashing down? It started with the "Biggest" stock market crash in history. Banks shut down under the weight of their bogus investments, and the financial sector failed. People looked to the government to make it all better. Hyper-inflation, mass unemployment and infrastructure started to breakdown. The food trucks didn't show up at the stores and the shelves went empty.
Solar Power: Economic Disaster
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Price: Free! Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Even with free solar cells and batteries, solar power is too expensive. If safe nuclear power is expensive, solar power is a disaster (and so is wind). Here I present an analysis showing that wind and solar are NOT the way to go in terms of economics. Nuclear, geothermal and hydro are the way to go. Clean fossil fuel is a last resort. Safe nuclear? I discuss that in my next book.