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21st Century FEMA Study Course: Are You Ready? An In-depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness (IS-22) - Basic Preparedness, Natural Disasters, Terrorism, Recovery
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,860. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) has been designed to help the citizens of this nation learn how to protect themselves and their families against all types of hazards. It can be used as a reference source or as a step-by-step manual.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Initial Ethics Orientation 2011 (IS-33.11)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,980. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI), in written form, provides initial ethics orientation for all employees of FEMA.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS 100) for Public Works (IS-100.PWb)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,420. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) ICS 100.PW, Introduction to the Incident Command System for Public Works, introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to Unified Hazard Mitigation Assistance (IS-212) - HMA Grant Programs
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,470. Language: English. Published: July 1, 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 educate students on the benefits of the Unified Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) grant programs and how to become qualified to apply for a grant under the HMA grant programs.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Leadership and Influence (IS-240.a) - Case Studies, Rule of Six, Paradigms, Balancing Inquiry and Advocacy, Personal Influence and Political Savvy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,500. Language: English. Published: July 1, 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 improve your leadership and influence skills.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Developing and Managing Volunteers (IS-244.a) - VOADs, NGOs, Case Studies, Interviews, Evaluations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: July 7, 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) offers training in identifying volunteer resources and recruiting, assigning, training, supervising, evaluating, and motivating volunteers. The course also focuses on coordinating with Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOADs) and NGOs.
The Search: An Account of the Fort Road Tragedy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,820. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This book relates the tragic tale of the author's search for his step-mother and sister, who went missing during the devastating 1938 hurricane in Watch Hill, RI. The book is a detailed, first-hand, contemporary eyewitness account of the rescue and recovery effort in southwestern RI and nearby Connecticut. Its 100 or so pages contain over two dozen photographs, many of them taken by the author.
Survival Guide
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 169,930. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
John Brandt, a former intelligence and counter-terrorism specialist, reveals what you need to know to travel safely and to plan for and survive natural disasters...for everyone from backpackers to hostage targets to you! Research now shows two most fatal places to be in an earthquake are in doorways/under furniture. Find out where to go to maximise your chance of survival +more. Edited by JSchott
Heaven's Echo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,700. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012 by Arcana Studio Inc.. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Thousands of years ago, the city of Atlantis went from a land of obedience and peace to a set of islands at war. Each Atlantean possessed a unique gift that allowed some to fly, some to build, and some to control the elements. But when the people of Atlantis turned against their creator, their abilities were taken, and nearly all were killed.
Latitude 37
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,030. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Earth is undergoing major changes. Disturbances and natural disasters are everywhere. A small group of people with special skills are brought together for a specific purpose. What that purpose is they have no idea. But due to the circumstances surrounding the ‘call’ they received to join this group they believe it important. Will they survive in the paradise they have created?