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21st Century Essential Guide to NIF - National Ignition Facility - Laser Inertial Confinement Nuclear Fusion for Energy Research and National Security, LIFE Power Concept
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
The National Ignition Facility, the world s largest laser system housed in a ten-story building at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, is the subject of this guide. NIF's 192 lasers can deliver 60 times more energy than any previous laser system. NIF will focus laser energy on a tiny target, creating conditions similar to those that exist only in the cores of stars and hydrogen bombs.
One Last Look: a postapocalyptic YA short story (Bunker Story #1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011 by Crescere Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Why did Johnny have to have a paranoid freak for a dad? While other kids play video games, Johnny is helping his dad build a bunker that no one's ever going to need. Until the day they do.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Medical Consequences of Nuclear Warfare: Radiation, Radionuclide Contamination, Power Plant Accidents, Chernobyl (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 127,690. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This authoritative textbook produced by the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute in Bethesda, Maryland provides a thorough and comprehensive description of every facet of radiation injury and treatment, not limited only to nuclear warfare.
The Alex Kilgour Jokebook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,860. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The Alex Kilgour Jokebook: Mind-bendingly awful jokes from the world renowned Sten science fiction series.
The Trinity Paradox
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,400. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
By Kevin J. Anderson & Doug Beason. Activist Elizabeth Devane wished for an end to nuclear weapons. During a protest, the unthinkable happens: a flash of light and Elizabeth awakes to find herself alone in a desolate desert arroyo almost fifty years in the past: 1944, Los Alamos, New Mexico. The Manhattan Project. Could she—should she—attempt the greatest sabotage in history?
77 Days in September
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,760. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
After terrorists successfully launch an EMP attack against the United States Kyle Tait finds himself stranded 2,000 miles from home in a country that, from a technological standpoint, has been completely crippled. Braving starvation, violence and the threat of the unknown, Kyle sets off on a journey to return to a family who might not have even survived the attack.
Nuclear Weapons and the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) - 2012 Issues with Weapon Limitations, Stockpile Surveillance Program, Management and Oversight
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,030. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
In a February 2012 report, for the 52 NNSA identified limitations for all weapons in the U.S. nuclear stockpile, 86 percent fall into six types: detonation safety under abnormal conditions, weapon reliability, weapon delivery, more frequent replacement of limited life components, nuclear yield, and worker safety.
The Role of US Nuclear Weapons in the Post-Cold War Era - Tactical and Strategic Nuclear Warheads, WMD Deterrence, START Agreements and Treaties, Force Levels, Delivery Systems, Disarmament Proposals
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,600. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Contents: Chapter 1 - Historical Overview of US Nuclear Policy * Chapter 2 - US Nuclear Policy after the Cold War * Chapter 3 - Current Thinking on the Future Role of Nuclear Weapons * Chapter 4 - The Threat—Weapons of Mass Destruction * Chapter 5 - US Nuclear Forces for the Post-Cold War Era * Chapter 6 - Conclusions and Recommendations
Air Force Doctrine Document 3-72: Nuclear Operations - Command and Control (C2), Deterrence, Strategic Effects, Nuclear Safety, Surety, Training
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This publication provides doctrinal guidance for the planning, organizing, and employment of Air Force nuclear forces. The Air Force role in nuclear operations is to organize, train, equip, and sustain forces with the capability to support the national security goals of deterring adversaries from attacking the US and its interests with their nuclear arsenals or other weapons of mass destruction.
Probe
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Price: Free! Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A mysterious space craft lands on Earth. A scientific and military team rush to determine how to deal with an unknown and changing situation.