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FEMA Document Series: Dam Safety in the United States - A Progress Report on the National Dam Safety Program - FEMA P–759
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,290. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) document is a report submitted to Congress outlining progress in the National Dam Safety Program. Dams are a vital part of our Nation’s infrastructure, providing economic, environmental, and social benefits, including hydroelectric power, river navigation, water supply, wildlife habitat, waste management, flood control, and recreation.
Islamic State (IS) Encyclopedia: America's War Against ISIS / ISIL Terrorists in Iraq and Syria, Leader al-Baghdadi, Levant, al-Qaeda in Syria, Obama's al-Qaida Counterterrorism Policy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 645,520. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique ebook encyclopedia documents all aspects of this vital issue with comprehensive and authoritative information from renowned experts and government sources.
21st Century Defense Science Board Report: Assessment of Nuclear Monitoring and Verification Technologies (January 2014) - Difficulty of Detecting Secret Nuclear Weapons Activity
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,560. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This report from the Defense Science Board, issued in January 2014 and widely reported in the media, discusses the difficulty of detecting secret nuclear weapons activity and recommends improvements of nuclear monitoring and verification technologies.
Air Force Doctrine Document 3-17: Air Mobility Operations - Airlift, Air Reserve Component, Air National Guard (ANG), Air Refueling, Aeromedical Evacuation, Maximum on Ground (MOG)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,060. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The US Air Force provides unique warfighting capabilities that are essential to joint operations. Foremost among these capabilities is the ability to rapidly focus American combat power and lifesaving resources anywhere on the planet.
Solutional Politics: How one person can make a difference
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,640. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
You're tired of the country going in the wrong direction. You want the country to work. You want politicians to work for the American people. Do something about it. Information is power, ideas are power. Build a foundation of knowledge and understanding about politics, then discover solutions you've never heard. Give yourself power. Learn how simple it is for you to make a difference. Then go an
Novembre 2018 : guerre ou paix ?
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You set the price! Words: 1,620. Language: French. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Un article de politique fiction de Dominic Sandbrook et publié dans le Daily Mail permet de poser la question suivante : les « plans de rigueur » successifs peuvent-ils déboucher sur des situations de type révolutionnaire, avec transfert du pouvoir par la force ? Analyse détaillée des éléments de réponse, tant dans un cadre européen que français.
International Human Rights: Universalism Versus Relativism
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,500. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS is a classic socio-legal study of the incompatibility and possible reconciliation of competing views of cultural relativism and absolute fundamental human rights. It features prodigious research and insight that is often cited by academics, rights lawyers, and activists over two decades. This edition adds a new foreword by Tom Zwart and a new preface by the author.
Observation to Understanding.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
My Collected Poems are the result of observing people and their actions. By analysing behaviour in various situations, I responded with sarcasm and humour. My excess of anger was depleted by the beauty of nature which surrounds me on Kangaroo Island South Australia
Marxist Developmentalism in North Korea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
This book defines Marxism, Marxist Developmentalism, and Juche in North Korea. Why was Marxism used and why did it evolve into Marxism-Juche ideology? What were the benefits and drawbacks?
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Sensemaking - A Structure for an Intelligence Revolution, Mindfulness, Macrocognition, Tame and Wicked Problems, Meliorists, Neuroscience
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,370. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Sensemaking, whereby intelligence professionals would work with executive decisionmakers to explain data that are "sparse, noisy, and uncertain," requires an interpreter and experienced champion to bring about a practicable understanding and acceptance of the concept among intelligence practitioners.
Israel's Right of Self-Defense: International Law and Gaza
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,410. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This volume provides a review of Israel's unprecedented consideration of questions of international law when forced to go to war to defend its civilian population from attack, with a particular focus on the Gaza war of 2008-2009. Israel gives more thought to upholding the laws of war during its military operations than any other nation in history.
They Got the Gold Mine and We Got the Shaft
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
A must read for every political junkie. This easy informative explanation of what politics has to done to give us this economy, and why we have the 1% vs the 99% today. This book is well researched and connects all the dots between politics, money and our economy. This information will make it easy to win many political arguments.
Beyond the Horizon: The Key to Broadcasting for Development
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Price: $13.60 USD. Words: 17,230. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A wise African once said that broadcasting is magic because it can take a man up a hill higher than any he can see on the horizon and let him look beyond. In trying to find a relevant communication approach to broadcasting for development, this book illustrates the constraints and opportunities broadcasting systems have whilst trying to improve life for the people it is trying to serve.
Fighting the Kelmarsh Wind Farm
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The story of how a small village community with the help for their Member of Parliament took on the commercial giants behind a controversial wind farm application.
FBI Hate Crime Data Collection Guidelines and Training Manual - Criteria and Definitions, Scenarios of Bias Motivation, Race, Religion, Ethnicity, Sexual Orientation, Disability, Gender
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,410. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
The passage of the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act (the Act) in 2009 expanded the bias motivation definitions for hate crimes.
"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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,230. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
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.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: National Response Framework (NRF) Nuclear / Radiological Incident Annex NRIA (IS-836) - Nuclear Incident Response Team (NIRT)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides an introduction to the Nuclear/Radiological Incident Annex (NRIA) to the NRF.
The Road to Freedom
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
As Britain moves towards exit from the European Union, the author warns of a trap laid by the EU and how to avoid it. “The route to Brexit is a Gordian Knot of a problem that requires an Alexandrian solution,” he writes. Foreword by Professor Tim Congdon
Transnational Organized Crime, Terrorism, and Criminalized States in Latin America - An Emerging Tier-One National Security Priority, Drug Trafficking, FARC, Hugo Chavez, Transnistria, FMLN, Liberia
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,960. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
This monograph synthesizes research on such criminalized states in Latin America. It documents how, through the growing alliance with Iran and other external actors, these governments have developed a clearly articulated view hostile to the United States.
2011 Essential Guide to Health and Medical Issues Involving Natural Disasters - Official Information for Individuals and Businesses on Dealing with Floods, Hurricanes, and other Emergencies
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,990. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This unique ebook provides an essential up-to-date reference guide to the health and medical implications of natural disasters such as flooding and hurricanes, with detailed, expert advice from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and FEMA.