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FEMA Document Series: Risk Management Series: Designing for Earthquakes - A Manual for Architects - Providing Protection to People and Buildings (FEMA 454)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,720. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Geology
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) document is intended to explain the principles of seismic design for those without a technical background in engineering and seismology. The primary intended audience is that of architects and includes practicing architects, architectural students, and faculty in architectural schools who teach structures and seismic design.
Mission: Atlantis
Series: Mission: Atlantis. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 190,450. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2020 by Tharsis Highlands. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Scientists go crazy facing controversy. James Gleick said, “Shallow ideas can be assimilated; ideas that require people to reorganize their picture of the world provoke hostility.” Guess what? Scientists’ heads are going to explode. For one, we have 3 pieces of evidence of an Atlantis-like event occurring right when Plato said Atlantis was destroyed. This could be our “smoking gun.”
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Geology Training Manual 3-34.61 - Relating the Science to Military Engineering, Construction of Dams, Tunnels, Roads, Airfields, Bridges, Water Supply - Rocks and Minerals, Volcanoes, Field Work
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 65,420. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Geology
This important U.S. Army document, Geology Training Manual 3-34.61, has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format. The purpose of this manual is to relate the science of geology to military engineering. It is to be used for both reference and training.
2012 Guide to Natural Gas Hydraulic Fracturing from Shale Formations - Improving the Safety and Performance of Hydraulic Fracturing and Fracking
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,430. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
The important controversy over hydraulic fracturing for shale gas production is covered in detail in this ebook, with a collection of up-to-date official documents and publications on the risks and rewards of shale gas. New material includes the work of the Secretary of Energy Advisory Board Natural Gas Subcommittee striving to improve the safety and environmental performance of fracturing.
Green Stone Moldavite
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,450. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016 by Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
An important and precious and powerful gem is green stone Moldavite, which we should be treated with respect. It is pure energy, immortal fire, power trapped in human life. It is our traveling companion and our protector. We should trust her.
Ancient Earth and the First Ancestors: A Cultural and Geological Journey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,250. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Geology
In this sequel to “Talking Rocks” an earth scientist and an Ojibwe elder travel across Minnesota exploring the ancient rocks that make up a large part of that state. As the geologist brings to life the worlds these rocks created, the elder, through stories, oral history, and science illustrates how his people had an intimate understanding of, and respect for, these ancient rocks.