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21st Century FEMA Radiological Emergency Response Independent Study Course (IS-301), Nuclear Power Plant and Reactor Accidents, Radiation Monitoring, Incident Command System, Biological Effects
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,560. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides authoritative, official information about radiological emergency response. This course, IS-301, includes Regulations and Guides for Radiation Protection and Response.
21st Century FEMA Radiological Emergency Management Independent Study Course (IS-3), Radiation, Radioactivity, Nuclear Power Plant Accidents, Detonation, Biological Effects, Protective Actions
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,710. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides authoritative, official information about radiological emergency management, with data on radiation, nuclear power plant accidents, biological effects, exposure control, fundamental concepts, and much more.
2011 Essential Guide to Nuclear Power Plants and Nuclear Energy: Reactor Designs, Safety, Emergency Preparedness, Security, Renewals, New Designs, Licensing, American Plants, Decommissioning
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,610. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
This authoritative guide provides up-to-date, official information on nuclear power plants and the nuclear energy industry with coverage of reactor designs, safety, security, renewals, new designs, licensing, American plants, decommissioning, soviet plants, fuel cycle, and more.
20th Century Nuclear Power Plant Accidents: Three Mile Island (TMI) Reactor Accident in Pennsylvania - Partial Meltdown, Radiation Releases, Causes, Report of the Presidential Commission on TMI
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,410. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
The 1979 nuclear meltdown accident at the Three Mile Island (TMI) plant in Pennsylvania is fully covered in this authoritative collection of official documents with details about the accident and its aftermath, including a full reproduction of the report of the President's Commission on the Accident at TMI and much more.
20th Century Nuclear Power Plant Accidents: 1986 Chernobyl Accident and Radioactive Release (Chornobyl Atomic Power Station) USSR, Health Consequences, Cesium, Iodine, Thyroid Cancer, Lessons
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 23,570. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics
The 1986 radiation accident at the Chernobyl Atomic Power Station in the Ukraine is fully covered in this authoritative collection of official documents with details about the accident and its aftermath, including the health consequences, the release of radioactive cesium and iodine, thyroid cancer, containment of the destroyed Unit 4 reactor, American reaction and response, and much more.
2011 Tsunami Sourcebook: Japanese Disaster, Science and Survival Guides, History, Physics, Detection and Forecasting, Warning Systems, Designing for Tsunamis, Hazard Mitigation Programs
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,180. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
One of nature's most powerful and destructive forces is fully covered in this authoritative collection of official documents with complete details on every aspect of tsunamis - including reports on the catastrophic Honshu, Japan tsunami of March 11, 2011. Over 300 pages cover science, forecasting, physics, preparations, warning systems, history, mitigation, and much more.
Fighting with Congress for Equity and Justice On Behalf of Nondisabled Retired Military Personnel
By Walter Pittman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,890. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
The members of the armed forces of the United States are the cornerstone of our freedom, keeping us secure by protecting us from threats both here and abroad. Why is it then that dedicated veterans such as Walter G. Pittman do not get the benefits they deserve – benefits Mr. Pittman argues are due to him according to the law?
4 Causes 4 Conservatives & Capitalists
By Laura Crockett
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 52,690. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
What makes more sense? The constant political struggle between conservatives and liberals? Or a lasting transformation of the cultural that changes the way voters think? The answers are in Laura's book. By changing the voter, the future of politics changes with it, when conservatives take on one of the 4 Causes: education, entertainment, preservation and religions outside the box.
Unmasked
By Ars Technica
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
How the Internet vigilantes of Anonymous took on a computer security firm, spilled its secrets to the world, and got the attention of Congress--all to keep their own identities a secret.
The Stand at Klamath Falls
By Jeff Head
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,870. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011 by Alpha Connections. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
How rural western farmers stood up against entrenched environmentalists and agencies of the federal government over water rights issues…and prevailed.
2011 Mideast Uprisings: Country Background Information on Libya and Gaddafi, Egypt, and Bahrain - Authoritative Coverage of Government, Military, Human Rights, History
By Progressive Management
Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 555,180. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Three countries seriously impacted by the uprisings of 2011 - Libya, Egypt, and Bahrain - are profiled in this incredible collection of country studies and U.S. government background data, with over 1500 pages of up-to-date information featuring professional analysis and authoritative information about each nation.
The Eagle Can Fly Higher
By David Whalen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,390. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
In his new book “The Eagle Can Fly Higher,” David R. Whalen provides an in depth analysis of the problems facing our country today. His extensive background provides a unique prospective and insight which is unlike anything currently on the market. He not only analyses the issues, he provides practical and workable solutions. The book is the essential Tea Party Manifesto.
2011 Complete Guide to Saudi Arabia: Oil and Energy, King Abdullah, Military, Human and Religious Rights, Islam, Mecca and Medina, History, Trade, Economy - Authoritative Coverage
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 210,330. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This massive compilation provides a complete picture of Saudi Arabia with over 500 pages of up-to-date information, featuring professional analysis and background data about the nation and its leadership. There is coverage of the government, military, human and religious rights, terrorism, oil and energy resources, exports and business information, statistics, and much more.
2011 Complete Guide to Bahrain: Bahraini Government, Military, Human and Religious Rights, History, Trade, Exports, Economy - Authoritative Coverage
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,650. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This massive compilation provides a complete picture of Bahrain with over 400 pages of up-to-date information, featuring professional analysis and background data about the nation and its leadership. There is coverage of the government, military, human and religious rights, terrorism, oil and energy resources, exports and business information, statistics on all facets of Bahraini life, and more.
2011 Complete Guide to Libya: Muammar al Qadhafi (Colonel Gadhafi, Qaddafi, Gaddafi), Government, Politics, Military, Human Rights, History, Economy, Uprising - Authoritative Coverage
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 192,570. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This massive compilation provides a complete picture of Libya with over 500 pages of up-to-date information, featuring professional analysis and background data about the nation and its leader, Muammar al Qadhafi. There is coverage of the government, military, human and religious rights, terrorism (including the Lockerbie and LaBelle disco bombings), and much more.
TVA and the Grass Roots: A Study of Politics and Organization
By Philip Selznick
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,390. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Famous, influential study of organizations in action at all levels in the creation and expansion of the Tennessee Valley Authority with all its land use, agricultural, political and human effects. Landmark application of social theory coupled with prodigious research and insightful analysis made this book legendary. Newly republished in multiple formats in the Classics of Social Sciences series.
Vicdani Ret Açıklamaları Almanağı
By Propaganda Yayınları
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 20,160. Language: Turkish. Published: February 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Propaganda Yayınları ISBN: 978-0-9868586-0-4 (pdf), 978-0-9868586-2-8 (ePub), 978-0-9868586-1-1 (mobi) Mart 2011
The Moment of Truth: The Final Report of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, with Additional Member Comments - Federal Deficit, Social Security, Medicare, Entitlements
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,880. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social security & pensions
This ebook reproduction of the historic deficit commission report issued in December 2010 also contains the additional comments of members of the commission released in January 2011. Co-chaired by Erskine Bowles and Alan Simpson, the panel produced an important set of recommendations for reducing the federal deficit.
Confederation of Dreams
By Chance DeWitt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,950. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A true story of one man's heroics in the drafting of the Constitution of Vanuatu. In 1980 a small town attorney from Nevada journeyed to the South Pacific to help the indigenious people draft a constitution. The year long process lead to intrigue, treachery, ending with a plane crash on a cannibal island. Read how the "primitive" tribesmen knew more about governance than did the oxford educated.
Freedom of Speech: The Supreme Court and Judicial Review
By Martin Shapiro
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,130. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
One of the great continuing disputes of U.S. politics is about the role of the Supreme Court. Another is about the First Amendment. This book is about both. A classic defense of the openly political role of the Court, this book belies the notion reasserted recently by Chief Justice Roberts that judges are just neutral umpires. Especially in the area of speech, judges make policy; they create law.