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"Dirty Bomb" Attack: Assessing New York City's Level of Preparedness from a First Responder's Perspective - RDD Threats, Terrorists, Nuclear Terrorism, Meters and Monitors, Sheltering in Place
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,230. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
In order to reduce the probability, lessen the risk, and minimize the consequences of a Radiological Dispersion Device (RDD), or "dirty bomb," attack, NYC's first responders must be adequately prepared for its seemingly inevitable occurrence.
Cyberterrorism After Stuxnet - Terrorist Cyberattacks, Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS), Motives, Critical U.S. Infrastructure Vulnerabilities, al-Qaeda Computer Capability, PC Attacks
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,070. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security
The discovery of Stuxnet in 2010 was a milestone in the arena of cybersecurity because, although a malware attack on industrial control systems was long believed to be theoretically possible, it was different to see malware used in reality to cause real physical damage.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Special Operations - 2012 Army Doctrine Reference Publication No. 3-05, Fires, Targeting, Intelligence, Sustainment (Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,500. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Doctrine Reference Publication (ADRP) 3-05, Special Operations, provides a broad understanding of Army special operations by describing how executing the two mutually supporting critical capabilities of special warfare and surgical strike contribute to unified land operations.
Musings on the Islamic State
Price: Free! Words: 33,980. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Musings on the Islamic State talks about the nuances of the fight against the ISIS and provides analysis of the lesser known stories which provide hints to the big picture. In 30 essays, the book attempts to correct the oversimplification of the ISIS by the media and provides context to the conditions in which it grew and became successful.
The Geopolitics of Energy & Terrorism Part 8
Price: Free! Words: 13,480. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Τhe connection between the energy policies of various countries with the wars that break out at various parts of the world, i.e. at the Middle East and North Africa etc
National Response Framework (NRF): Homeland Security Program Core Document for Emergency Management Domestic Incident Response Planning to Terrorism, Terrorist Attacks, Natural Disasters
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,810. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This document from the Department of Homeland Security and FEMA, the National Response Framework or NRF - presents the guiding principles that enable all response partners to prepare for and provide a unified national response to disasters and emergencies. It establishes a comprehensive, national, all-hazards approach to domestic incident response.
2013 U.S. Intelligence Community Worldwide Threat Assessment - Cyber Threat to Critical Infrastructure, Iran, Nuclear Weapons, Terrorism, al-Qaida, Jihad, WMD, North Korea, Syria, Afghanistan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,420. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper Jr. presented the 2013 annual U.S. intelligence community worldwide threat assessment in Congressional testimony on March 12th. In the published report, Clapper provides a thorough review of the status of possible threats from a wide variety of nations and terror groups. The report highlighted cyber and computer threats to the Nation.
21st Century Ultimate Guide to Radiological Dispersal Device (RDD) Dirty Bomb Attack Preparedness and Response: Personal and Medical Response, Radioactive Illness, Radiation Injuries, Decontamination
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 58,200. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Comprehensive coverage with up-to-date official documents on the response to a terrorist attack with a "dirty bomb" - also called a radiological dispersion device (RDD) - is provided in this authoritative compilation. It covers everything from practical advice for individuals exposed to a dirty bomb incident to detailed scientific and technical information for medical and health care responders.
Terrorism and the New Age of Irregular Warfare: Challenges and Opportunities - New Technologies, WMD Proliferation, American Military and National Security, Weapons, Nuclear Systems
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,210. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This Congressional hearing examined terrorism and the new age of irregular warfare, exploring issues such as the use of new technologies, WMD proliferation, the role of expensive weapons systems, nuclear weaponry, and the American military and national security.
FBI Report: The FBI - A Centennial History, 1908-2008, From Gangsters to Terrorism, J. Edgar Hoover, Mississippi Burning, Kennedy and King Assassinations, James Earl Ray, Atom Bomb Spies, Cold War
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,830. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Here is a comprehensive history of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. On July 26, 2008, the FBI celebrated its 100th anniversary as a crime fighting and national security agency dedicated to protecting America and the international community from a world of dangers.
2015 Complete Guide to al-Qaeda in Yemen: Al Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, AQAP, Anwar al-Awlaki, Online Radicalization, U.S. Strategy, Drones, Tribal Militias, Yemeni Government, Ansar al-Sharia
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 346,710. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This unique and authoritative ebook compilation includes ten informative government reports, studies, and documents about the ongoing terror threat posed by Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) in Yemen.
Middle East Security Issues: In the Shadow of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation - WMD, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Persian Gulf, Arab Perspectives
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 49,970. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The Middle East is an international flashpoint, a place where open warfare could erupt at any time. It is the home of numerous countries possessing some combination of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) (nuclear, biological, or chemical weapons), and is an area where states are developing an increasing capability to deliver such WMD by missiles and/or aircraft.
Agricultural Bioterrorism: A Federal Strategy to Meet the Threat - USDA, Agroterrorism, Bioterror History, Superweeds, Superbugs, Emerging Threat to Food Security, Biowarfare
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,510. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The United States ignores the potential for agricultural bioterrorism at its peril. The relative ease of a catastrophic bio-weapons attack against the American food and agriculture infrastructure, and the devastating economic and social consequences of such an act, demand that the Nation pursue an aggressive, focused, coordinated, and stand-alone national strategy.
Iran's Role in the Arab Spring of Libya
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This essay explains why Iran, a traditional ally of Qaddafi, attacked Qaddafi during the Arab Spring of Libya
Project on National Security Reform - Case Studies Working Group Report, Volume II - Biodefense, Unconventional Threats, Homeland Security, Financial Crisis, Terrorism, Iran-Contra, Nixon, Bush, Gore
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 260,240. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The studies featured in this case study volume span from the Eisenhower administration to the present day, offering diverse lessons and covering a range of issues from public diplomacy, to nonproliferation, to biodefense, to peacekeeping and alliance management, among others.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Multiservice Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for Biological Surveillance Field Manual - FM 3-11.86 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,670. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Multiservice Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for Biological Surveillance Field Manual provides tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTP) for planning and conducting biological-surveillance operations to monitor, detect, sample, identify, report, and evacuate samples of biological-warfare (BW) agents.
2015 Complete Guide to Operation Inherent Resolve - America's War Against the Islamic State, ISIS, ISIL Terrorists in Iraq and Syria, Leader al-Baghdadi, Levant, al-Qaeda in Syria
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 705,070. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Operation Inherent Resolve is the name given by U.S. Central Command to the ongoing U.S. military operations in Iraq and Syria against ISIS/ISIL, also known as the Islamic State. This unique, fully updated ebook encyclopedia documents all aspects of this operation with comprehensive and authoritative information from renowned experts and government sources.
The Al-Qaeda War Agaisnt France
Price: Free! Words: 31,320. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This essay describes the war against France by Al-Qaeda and ISIS and it explains the economic causes of these wars.
FEMA Document Series: Risk Assessment - A How-To Guide To Mitigate Potential Terrorist Attacks Against Buildings, Providing Protection to People and Buildings, Risk Management Series, FEMA 452
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,580. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) document is a how-to guide outlining methods for identifying the critical assets and functions within buildings, determining the threats to those assets, and assessing the vulnerabilities associated with those threats.
Chechnya: A Complete Guide - Insurgent Groups, Terrorists, Chechen Rebels and Muslims, Islamist Movement, Russian Military Invasion and War, Russian Caucasus Conflicts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 617,250. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This is a comprehensive collection of government reports, documents, and publications about all aspects of Chechnya, with unique analysis and insights: conflicts with Russia and the invasion by the Russian military; Chechen rebels, insurgent groups, and terrorists.