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2011 Official Dictionary of Nuclear, Radiation, and Radiological Terms and Acronyms: Nuclear Power Plants, Atomic Weapons, Military Stockpile, Radiation Medicine
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Untangle the confusing technical, scientific, and medical jargon used in the nuclear and radiological fields with this comprehensive dictionary featuring official, authoritative definitions of nearly 1500 terms and acronyms for the nuclear power industry, nuclear weapons, the military nuclear stockpile, and radiological medicine.
2011 Federal Debt Limit Extension Controversy: Official Reports, Potential Effects on Government Operations, Treasury Department Assessments and Possible Actions, Federal Debt Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,480. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
The ongoing controversy in Washington over raising the federal debt limit is the subject of this comprehensive, ten chapter ebook which provides detailed and authoritative information on all aspects of federal debt management. Treasury officials believe that a failure by Congress to raise the debt limit would have catastrophic economic consequences
2014 President Barack Obama's Speech to the United Nations about the Islamic State (IS) and America's War Against ISIS / ISIL Terrorism, Ukraine and Russia, Israel and Palestine, Ebola Outbreak
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,120. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This ebook presents the complete text of President Barack Obama's September 24, 2014 speech to the United Nations, along with his 2013 UN speech, and additional material.
The War on Christians
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,420. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Is there really a war on Christians as some suggest? Absolutely - positively, and the war is more widespread and in-depth than many doubters might believe. There are really three fronts, or three separate attacks, on Christians. Should there be a ban on guns - as our current administration wants? This book gives a full definition and explanation.
A Comprehensive Approach to Improving U.S. Security Force Assistance (SFA) Efforts - DoD Programs to Train, Advise, and Assist Foreign Partners' Security Establishments
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
This Letort Paper analyzes the topic of Security Force Assistance (SFA) and provides some specific recommendations designed to improve U.S. performance. SFA may be a new term, but the activities themselves are familiar ones related to how the Department of Defense (DoD) works to train, advise, and assist foreign partners' security establishments to accomplish common objectives.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Intelligence Professionalism in the Americas - Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Chile, Uruguay, Colombia, Bolivia, FARC, Russian Mafia, Submersibles
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,930. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. This book makes a significant contribution to our understanding of intelligence services.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Physical Security Army Field Manual - FM 3-19.30 - Building Security Concepts including Barriers, Access Control (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,550. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Physical Security Army field manual (FM 3-19.30) "sets forth guidance for all personnel responsible for physical security." It includes practical up-to-date antiterrorism building security concepts such as barriers, lighting, alarms, access control, security forces, and personal protection.
Against Excess
You set the price! Words: 186,050. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
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Mark Kleiman cuts through the rhetoric of the war on drugs and the legalization debate to discuss the practical options to control a wide range of substances. Both drug-taking and drug-control can be done to excess, and "Against Excess" shows how we can limit the damage done by both errors. It argues we need a middle ground: "grudging toleration" -- neither prohibition nor full legal availability.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Bringing Intelligence About - Practitioners Reflect on Best Practices - CIA Analysis, Analytical Tradecraft, Process Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,120. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. Topics and subjects include: CIA analysis, internet and electronic media, analytical tradecraft, process management, U.S. Coast Guard, DIA, DODIIS, COLISEUM, JWICS, SIPRNET, OSIS, DITDS, HUGIN expert, ESRI, induction, deduction, and abduction.
2011 Weapon Systems of the U.S. Army: Comprehensive Review of Major Army Acquisition Programs with Program Status, Contractor, Teaming Arrangements, and Critical Interdependencies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,500. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Here is the 2011 version of the important annual Army publication, Weapon Systems, providing thorough overview of major Army acquisition programs, with information on program status, contractors, teaming arrangements, and critical interdependencies. It provides a wealth of information about Army weapons.
The Government Took My Property! A Comparison of Acquisition Law in Australia and the United States
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,770. Language: Australian English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning, Nonfiction » Law » Land Use
Most people don't think much about acquisitions or "takings" of private property by the government--until they receive a letter that their land is about to be taken! This complex subject is made easy to understand in this volume. The author uses zany humor and bizarre examples to describe the history of acquisitions in Australia and the USA, and how they have come to be what they are today.
21st Century Defense Science Board Report: Assessment of Nuclear Monitoring and Verification Technologies (January 2014) - Difficulty of Detecting Secret Nuclear Weapons Activity
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,560. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
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.
Obama Will Win, but Romney Will Be President
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,420. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » History » American
This book analyzes every presidential election in U.S. history, focusing on how political parties emerged and learned how to target Electoral College votes. Dr. Murdock analyzes the upcoming 2012 presidential campaign between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney and predicts the results state by state. His conclusion is that Obama will win the popular vote, but lose in the Electoral College
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Learning With Professionals - Selected Works from the Joint Military Intelligence College - Spying as Depicted in Movies, Spy Fiction, Clancy, LeCarre
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 168,380. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. Topics and subjects include: spying as depicted in movies and novels, spy fiction vs. spy reality, history of intelligence, John LeCarre, Tom Clancy, Robert Ludlum, Principles of Intelligence, and much more.
2011 Nuclear Power Plant Sourcebook: Spent Nuclear Fuel and the Risks of Heatup After the Loss of Water - NRC Reports - Crisis at Japan's TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi Power Plant
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 63,120. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The crisis at the TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station in Japan following the great earthquake and tsunami of March 11, 2011 has raised important issues about the safety of spent nuclear fuel rod storage. Two reports for the NRC, Sandia and Brookhaven, analyze the risks of losing water from reactor-based storage pools and the consequences of overheating.
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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,370. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This is an authoritative ebook compilation of five major FBI documents on crime scene investigation.
O Livro Urgente da Política Brasileira
Price: Free! Words: 80,190. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
O Livro Urgente da Política Brasileira é um guia para o cidadão entender a política, o governo e o Estado no Brasil. Numa revisão bibliográfica inédita, o livro aborda questões práticas e temas correntes do discurso político atual. O objetivo deste livro é a formação de um "alfabetismo político", uma base sobre a qual todos nós poderemos construir nossa consciência política.
Tactical Nuclear Weapons: Debunking the Mythology - Historical Context, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Limitations of Arms Control, Russian Nuclear Weapon Security, Proliferation
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,450. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
This paper offers a concise summary of many of the difficult issues presented in addressing this category of weapons within nuclear policy and posture, and particularly within the arms control arena. Its four direct findings are worthy of full consideration and debate as we rethink the place and role of tactical nuclear weapons.
Defense Threat Reduction Agency Foreign Consequence Management Legal Deskbook - Tool for Responders to Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) and Terrorism Incidents on Foreign Soil
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 116,710. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
This publication is designed as a research tool for lawyers responding to weapons of mass destruction accidents or incidents of terrorism on foreign soil.
Libya: Federal Research Study and Country Profile with Comprehensive Information, History, and Analysis - Politics, Economy, Military - Muammar al Qadhafi
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 116,870. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis of Libya politics and history, economic, social, military, and national security systems and institutions, written by the experts at the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. This Country Study and Country Profile is an exceptional review of Libya and its history.