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Changes in the Arctic - Climate Change and Loss of Arctic Sea Ice, Claims and Sovereignty, Sea Transport, Oil, Gas, Mineral Exploration, Polar Icebreaking, Protected Species and Indigenous People
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 131,830. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
The diminishment of Arctic sea ice has led to increased human activities in the Arctic, and has heightened interest in, and concerns about, the region's future. The United States, by virtue of Alaska, is an Arctic country and has substantial interests in the region.
The Evolving Arctic: Current State of U.S. Arctic Policy - Strategies of Other Arctic Nations, Russia, Canada, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Icebreakers, UNCLOS, SAR Assets
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,140. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
Once barren and desolate, the Arctic is slowly coming to life with industry and commerce brought about by receding ice conditions. Along with that comes the need for a comprehensive and actionable Arctic policy.
2014 American Arctic Strategy: Russia and China, Minerals and Resources, Recoverable Oil in the Arctic Circle, Arctic Militarization, Freedom of Navigation, Sea Lines of Communication
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,050. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions
Without adequate defensive posturing, competition over Arctic resources could become the first direct existential threat to U.S. sovereignty. This paper will provide a strategic assessment of the Arctic, from the Department of Defense perspective, and provide recommendations for the combatant commander to prepare defensive lines of effort, should they be needed in 10-15 years or beyond.
Brock and Becca - Chill Out In Churchill
Series: Brock and Becca Discover Canada. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Books for Pleasure. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Canada / General
Brock and Becca traveled to Churchill, Manitoba on the shore of Hudson Bay. It is the polar bear capital of the world. Brock and Becca went on a dog sled ride, and Brock went out onto the tundra in a buggy with his dad where he saw at least a dozen polar bears. Your children will learn about Canada while being entertained with interesting and exciting stories in the Brock and Becca series.
Justin Hall Series Collectors' Edition # 1
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 251,910. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Enjoy this special collectors’ edition of the first three spy thrillers in the Justin Hall series: ARCTIC WARGAME, TRIPOLI’S TARGET, and FOG OF WAR, from Ethan Jones, the master of international intrigue and bestselling Amazon’s writer.
Musings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,400. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
“My train of thought derailed somewhere in the wilderness of my daydreams and MUSINGS is the result.” –Alycia Christine This special short story collection includes: “A Song for Naia” “The Banner Prophesies” “City of Twilight” “Chosen Sacrifice” “Of Kelpie Lullabies” “Raven’s Fall” “Star Child and the Golden Seed” “The Soul Wrangler” “Sumari’s Solitude” “What Tendrils Echo” “Winter’s Charge”
Dragon, Alien, Wendigo, Sasquatch: First Experiments
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 21,120. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is the comprehensive beginning of the Dragon, Alien, Wendigo, Sasquatch series (DAWS). Written from the perspective of nine different scientists at CC Scientific Laboratory, these experiments explore the origins of the DAWS Tactical Unit, the greatest, most magnificent, and thrilling combination of powers, knowledge, and abilities known to exist on Earth.
Wendigo Versus . . . Fried Chicken, Coffee, Melodica
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The CC Scientific Laboratory was completed in 2050 and is a storehouse for mysterious creatures. As part of the observation process, every creature is made to interact with a variety of objects, some of which are mundane and others of which are peculiar. This report provides results for the Wendigo's interactions with fried chicken, coffee, and a melodica.
Dragon Versus . . . A Snowman, A Giant Teddy Bear, Candy Coins, Gems, and Jewelry
Series: Dragon Versus . . ., Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The CC Scientific Laboratory was completed in 2050 and is a storehouse for mysterious creatures. As part of the observation process, every creature is made to interact with a variety of objects, some of which are mundane and others of which are peculiar. This report provides results for the dragon's interactions with a snowman, a giant teddy bear, and candy coins, gems, and jewelry.
Hollow Planets: A Feasibility Study of Possible Hollow Worlds
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 305,410. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
The great English astronomer, Sir Edmund Halley first proposed the Earth might be hollow. Later the great mathematician, Leonhard Euler speculated about this, as did the scientist, Sir John Leslie. Jules Verne's classic tale 'Journey to the Center of the Earth' was based on Leslie's ideas. Some religions maintain, to this day, that a vast Underworld exists inside the Earth.