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The Wrath of Grapes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,800. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Over long, hard decades, American winemakers have won the respect of connoisseurs everywhere. Many of the world's most cherished, and expensive, wines come fro the United States.. But today, the unique and eccentric wine industry faces agrim set of challenges that could transform it forever: oversupply in the face of flat consumption, devastating vineyard diseases...
Obama on Civil Rights
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,270. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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This book contains fourteen important speeches from President Barack Obama on the topic of Civil Rights. Chapters include President’s reflections on Martin Luther King, Jr, the thoughts he shared during the funeral for Dr. Dorothy Height, as well as the comments he made at the repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell. This collection offers powerful insight into the man and character.
Obama on Teachers and Education
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,710. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This book contains twelve of the most important set of speeches from President Barack Obama on the topic of education. Chapters include President’s comments on “No Child Left Behind,” his comments to teacher’s union, and a words to students as they head back to school. This rare collection offers powerful insight into beliefs and conviction of Barack Obama.
Obama on Fatherhood
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
This brief book contains some of the most powerful remarks from President Barack Obama on the topic of Fatherhood. Chapters include presidential remarks about fathers, his comments on Father’s Day, as well as President Obama’s Father’s Day proclomations This rare collection will encourage fathers, inspire families, and offer powerful insight into the man and character of President Obama.
The Complete State of the Union Speeches and Inaugural Address of Barack Obama
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,300. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book contains introductions, summaries, and the full text of Barack Obama's state of the Union addresses, his speech to the joint session of Congress in 2009, and his Inaugural address. The summaries will make the book useful for students, teachers, and history buffs.
2011 U.S. Army Posture Statement: Summary of Army Roles, Missions, Accomplishments, Plans, and Programs - Basic Reference on the State of the Army
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 179,550. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Here is the 2011 version of the annual Army Posture Statement - an unclassified summary of Army roles, missions, accomplishments, plans, and programs. Designed to reinforce the Secretary and Chief of Staff of the Army posture and budget testimony before Congress, the APS serves a broad audience as a basic reference on the state of the Army.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: National Response Framework, An Introduction (IS-800) - Emergency Support Functions (ESF), NRF Roles and Responsibilities, Response Actions
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,230. Language: English. Published: July 12, 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) introduces participants to the concepts and principles of the National Response Framework.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Management and Operations (IS-775) - NIMS, ICS, MAC Group, Joint Information System (JIS), Coordination
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 12,390. Language: English. Published: July 12, 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 (in written form in this reproduction) the role, design, and functions of Emergency Operations Centers and their relationships as components of a multi-agency coordination system.
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era, Texas Roots/California Dreams
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era is the historical and biographical account of California’s Willie Brown and the era in which he served in the legislature.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: National Incident Management System (NIMS) Intrastate Mutual Aid (IS-706) - Emergency Responders, HSPD-5, MABAS, EBAC, Lessons Learned from Hurricane Katrina
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: July 12, 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) introduces (in written form in this reproduction) NIMS intrastate mutual aid and assistance.
Quatre priorités pour 2012 (4)
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You set the price! Words: 2,090. Language: French. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Troisième priorité pour 2012 : redistribuer la richesse entre les individus. Pourquoi ? Comment ? Et quel est, en définitive, le principal obstacle ?
Howard Dean's Police State of Vermont, Sotomayor and Government Crime
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A terrifying journey into how our legal systems work in the United States taken from the first-hand true experiences of Scott X Huminski. Huminski explores misconduct within the justice system in Howard Dean's Vermont from police, prosecutors and judges with a case ending up before U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: NIMS Communications and Information Management (IS-704) - Interoperability, Mutual Aid and Assistance, Exercises, Scenarios
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 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) introduces (in written form in this reproduction) the Communications and Information Management component of the National Incident Management System (NIMS).
21st Century FEMA Study Course: National Incident Management System (NIMS) Resource Management (IS-703.a) - Scenarios, Complex Incidents, Planning, Readiness
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,700. Language: English. Published: July 9, 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) introduces resource management as described in the National Incident Management System (NIMS), and shows how systems for managing resources can be used to improve incident response.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: National Incident Management System (NIMS) Public Information (IS-702.a) - JIS, Public Information Officer (PIO), Voices of Experience, Lessons Learned
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,900. Language: English. Published: July 9, 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) facilitates National Incident Management System (NIMS) compliance by providing the basic information and tools that needed to apply NIMS public information systems and protocols during incident management.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: National Incident Management System (NIMS) Multiagency Coordination Systems (IS-701.a)
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 16,760. Language: English. Published: July 9, 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) introduces Multiagency Coordination (MAC) Systems as described in the National Incident Management System (NIMS), and shows how these systems can be used to improve incident response.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: National Incident Management System (NIMS) - An Introduction (IS-700.a)
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: July 9, 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) introduces and overviews the National Incident Management System (NIMS). NIMS provides a consistent nationwide template to enable all government, private-sector, and nongovernmental organizations to work together during domestic incidents.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Building Partnerships with Tribal Governments (IS-650.a) - Native American Culture, Historical Timeline
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: July 9, 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) provides an understanding, appreciation, and respect for tribal cultures so that effective relationships can be formed and evolve.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to Debris Operations (IS-632.a) Public Assistance Grants, Debris Management Plans, Sites, Estimating Procedures, Recycling, Environmental Considerations
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) covers basic information about debris operations under FEMA’s Public Assistance Program. The goal for this course is to familiarize the student with general debris removal operations and identify critical debris operations issues.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: The Public Works Role in Emergency Management (IS-552) Prevention, Preparedness, Mitigation, Response, Recovery, National Response Framework (NRF), ESF
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,730. Language: English. Published: July 9, 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) provides an introduction to the role of Public Works departments in community emergency management. The training is intended to help communities improve their emergency management efforts regarding the functions of public works agencies.