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Modern Shale Gas Development in the United States: A Primer - Geology, Regulations, Environmental Considerations, Hydraulic Fracturing, Protecting Groundwater, Pollution Threats, Impact to Land
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,310. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This authoritative publication provides a wealth of detailed information about shale gas production and hydraulic fracturing, including environmental risks and threats to groundwater from production processes.
Middle East Security Issues: In the Shadow of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation - WMD, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Persian Gulf, Arab Perspectives
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 49,970. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
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.
European Disposal Operations
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Price: $19.00 USD. Words: 66,680. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Ticking Time Bomb. Between 1946 and 1990, on the order of 754,975 tons (over 1.5 billion pounds or 684 million kilograms) of chemical weapons were disposed in European waters. At least 21 European Nations are now potentially at risk because of the expected toxic effect on marine life and the food chain.
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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 260,240. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: 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.
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.
In Plain English
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,710. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Peter Fratarcangelo feels the frustration that all of us feel with our “most trusted” institutions. While most of us throw up our hands in dismay, Mr. Fratarcangelo has sought solutions to get back on track. He has laid them out on these pages—and In Plain English. America must hear what he has to say.
Atheism with Regards to Government
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Anarchy. The word conjures images from fraternity house shenanigans to rioting and looting on the streets of important cities at its mention. For most civilized persons, with these mental images close at hand, anarchy is something to be avoided at all costs. How can civilized society carry on with the threat of bombs and looting effectively slamming the brakes on human progress?
Will The GOP Steal America's 2012 Election?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,560. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Will the Republicans steal the 2012 election, as they did in 2000 and 2004? Bob Fitrakis & Harvey Wasserman lay out the likelihood in full detail.
Nuclear Terrorism: Official Response Plans for the Aftermath of a Nuclear Detonation (IND), National Capital Region, Washington, DC Planning Example - Prompt Effects, Fallout, Shelter, Evacuation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,290. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The terrifying prospect of nuclear terrorism striking an American city is the subject of these two reports: National Capital Region: Key Response Planning Factors for the Aftermath of Nuclear Terrorism and Analysis of Sheltering and Evacuation Strategies for a National Capital Region Nuclear Detonation Scenario.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Special Needs Planning Considerations for Service and Support Providers (IS-197) - Registries, Training, Drills, Exercises, Sheltering
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,740. Language: English. Published: July 16, 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) describes the unique considerations for service and support providers in caring for special needs populations.
Air Force Strategy Study 2020-2030: Power Projection, Freedom of Action in Air, Space, and Cyberspace, Global Situational Awareness, Military Support for Civil Authorities
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The team analyzed four future world scenarios — a peer competitor, resurgent power, failed state, and jihadist insurgency — in relation to the nation's vital interests and the 12 Air Force core functions. The resulting analysis led to a synthesis of the core functions into five critical capabilities designed to meet the Air Force's strategic challenges in 2030.
FBI Crime Scene Investigation (CSI) - Guides for First Responders, Law Enforcement, Death Investigation Guide for Scene Investigator, Fire and Arson Scene Evidence Guide for Public Safety Personnel
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,370. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This is an authoritative ebook compilation of five major FBI documents on crime scene investigation.
Profiles in Leadership: Directors of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and its Predecessors - Iran Hostage Crisis, Gulf War, Iran-Contra, Iraq War, 9/11, Seymour Hersh, Family Jewels
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The profiles depict the 23 leaders in the context of their times, describing their triumphs and their setbacks not in isolation but as elements in a larger drama of domestic politics and foreign affairs. Their stories are inspiring, sometimes sobering, and always fascinating.
African Igloos and Public Service Heroes
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A practical guide for how to achieve fairness and effectiveness in UK public services
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
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Educing Information - Interrogation: Science and Art - Terrorism and Torture, KUBARK, Techniques and Training
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 171,340. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. Topics and subjects include: interrogation of terrorists, the McCain Amendment, KUBARK counterintelligence interrogation, MKULTRA, CIA, torture, pain and physical discomfort, sleeploss and deprivation, and more.
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.
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.
Occupy: Guide to the Perplexed.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The "Occupy" movement has taken the country by storm. They are here to stay and this essay deals with both some of their agenda, and how the State has reacted to them. It is a guide, for those who wish to learn more, as well as Occupiers who are facing agressive police response.
Geothermal Energy Guide: Clean Energy, Economic Development, Direct Use, Government Research Program, Geothermal Power Overview
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This is a unique compilation of government documents about geothermal power, covering many aspects of this important source of green energy.