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FEMA Document Series: Developing and Promoting Mitigation Best Practices and Case Studies - Communication Strategy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,460. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) document describes communications strategies for developing and promoting disaster mitigation practices. Documenting and promoting mitigation efforts, both during and after disaster recovery operations, have long been undertaken by many federal, state, local and private-sector entities.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS 100) for Healthcare/Hospitals (IS-100.HCb) - National Incident Management System (NIMS)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,380. Language: English. Published: June 21, 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), in written form, introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training. This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of ICS.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to Incident Command System (ICS 100) for Food and Drug Administration (IS-100.FDA)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,530. Language: English. Published: June 20, 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), in written form, introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Mitigation eGrants for the Grant Applicant (IS-31)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,420. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI), in written form, provides various users with basic knowledge about using the web-based Mitigation Electronic Grants (eGrants) Management System.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: IS-30 Mitigation eGrants for the Subgrant Applicants (IS-30)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,810. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI), in written form, provides Subgrant applicants basic knowledge about using the web-based Mitigation Electronic Grants (eGrants) Management System.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Orientation to FEMA Logistics (IS-27) - Support to Disaster Relief
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,700. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides an overview of all field logistics functions and organizational relationships within logistics (roles, responsibilities, accountability). The student will gain a baseline knowledge of the standard practices.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Guide to Points of Distribution (POD) for Emergency Managers (IS-26) - Staffing, Procedures, Safety, Equipment, USACE Army Corps of Engineers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,990. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provide an in depth look into the planning, operations, and demobilization stages of a POD mission. The lessons detail the staffing and procedures any state will need to plan for, execute, and shut down POD operations.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Special Events Contingency Planning for Public Safety Agencies (IS-15.b) - Concerts, Carnivals, Air Shows, Parades, Fairs, Aquatic Events, Festivals, Conventions
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,690. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides public safety agency personnel information related to pre-event planning, forming the planning team, event hazard analysis, and responding to incidents during special events in their community.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Animals in Disasters: Community Planning (IS-11.a) - Household Pets, Service Animals, Livestock, Natural and Manmade Hazards
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,120. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides information for groups to meet and develop meaningful and effective plans that improve the care of animals, their owners, and the animal-care industries in disasters.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Animals in Disasters, Awareness and Preparedness (IS-10.a) - Tornadoes, Floods, Winter Storms, Wildfires, Earthquakes, Landslides, Disaster Kits, Owner Preparedness
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,680. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) is intended to help animal owners, care providers, and industries to understand incident management. Topics covered include tornadoes, floods, winter storms, wildfires, earthquakes, landslides, disaster kits, owner preparedness, and more.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Building for the Earthquakes of Tomorrow (IS-8.a) - Earthquake Causes and Characteristics, Effects, Protecting Your Community, Hazard Reduction
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,780. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) deals with implementation of seismic safety rules to make buildings safe during earthquakes.
Taming the Bureaucrat
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 176,740. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
"Taming the Bureaucrat" begins with one physician's curiosity about the increasing bureaucratization of medicine and concludes that bureaucratic systems cast a wide shadow over virtually all aspects of modern society - the legal system, government agencies, religious bodies, financial institutions, military organizations, etc.
VA Health Care: Actions Needed to Prevent Sexual Assaults and Other Safety Incidents - 2011 Government Accountability Office (GAO) Report
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,780. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) investigated the handling of sexual assaults at Department of Veterans Affairs residential programs and mental health units and has made a number of recommendations to the department.
Ein Gespräch mit Hubertus Czernin
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,500. Language: German. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Zum fünften Todestag von Hubertus Czernin. Ein Interview von der Profilzeit bis zu Czernins Groerbuch im Wieser-Verlag. Ein erstaunlich offener Bericht zu den Themen: Medien, Politik, Katholische Kirche, Missbrauchsaffäre, journalistischer Alltag.
21st Century Essential Guide to U.S. Navy SEALs (Sea, Air, Land), Special Warfare Command, Special Operations Forces, Training, Weapons, Tactics, Dogs, Vehicles, History, bin Laden Killing
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 165,300. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
U.S. Navy SEALs, instrumental in the raid of Osama bin Laden's compound in Pakistan, are featured in this comprehensive 500 page report on U.S. special operations forces with complete coverage of the forces fighting terrorism worldwide.
SMOKE & MIRRORS: The Truth About the Political Status of U.S. Women
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,630. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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Women hold a measly 18.3% of seats in Congress, 237 years after independence from the British Empire. We are #77th in the world for electing women. Why don’t our political parties establish voluntary quotas or rule changes, like so many other countries have done to accelerate the election of women? Have women become enablers of a national disgrace? Can we reach 30% by 2020? Call to action!
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Army Noncommissioned Officer (NCO) Guide and Field Manual 7-22.7 - Duties, Responsibilities, Authority, Leadership (Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Professionally converted for accurate e-book format reproduction, this important U.S. Army field manual serves as a guide for the noncommissioned officer (NCO). Noncommissioned officers are the backbone of The Army and the reason our Army is the best trained. most professional. and most respected in the world.
Cyberspace Cybersecurity: First American International Strategy for Cyberspace, White House and GAO Reports and Documents, Internet Data Security Protection, International Web Standards
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,100. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
On May 16, 2011, the White House announced what it called the United States’ first comprehensive International Strategy for Cyberspace. This impressive compilation has over 200 pages of official government reports and documents, including the complete White House cyberspace strategy document and supporting materials and much more.
People's Republic of China Anti-Satellite (ASAT) and Space Warfare Programs, Policies and Doctrines: An Assessment including the 2007 Shootdown Incident, Space Weapons
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,360. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This ebook provides a reproduction of the U.S. - China Economic and Security Review Commission report, Assessment of China's ASAT Anti-Satellite and Space Warfare Programs, Policies, and Doctrines, January 2007. Contents include: Summary of Chinese recommendations of space weaponization, Space War, and much more.
Sceptic at Large
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,440. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A controversial critique of the European Union by maverick Conservative MEP Roger Helmer. If you want to understand British politics from the right of centre viewpoint then this book is essential. "Well-informed and merciless" - Lord Nigel Lawson. "Our national debate is the richer for a Sceptic at Large," Rt Hon. John Redwood MP.