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Afghan Journal: A Soldier's Year in Afghanistan
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,200. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Journey to a remote corner of Afghanistan with Sergeant First Class Jeff Courter, as he leaves his civilian family life in Chicago and trains Afghan Border Police to defend their own turf. Learn how the U.S. Army struggles to bring stability to a region where fear and poverty rule. And discover how one man searches his soul to reconcile the personal, professional and spiritual challenges of war.
2011 Complete Guide to IEDs - Improvised Explosive Devices: Enemy Tactics, Roadside Bombs, Counter-IED Targeting, Defeat the Device, Programs, Technologies, Afghanistan, Iraq, JIEDDO
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,620. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A unique, comprehensive, and up-to-date collection of government documents on the threat of improvised explosive devices (IEDs) to American and coalition troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. IEDs are the enemy's fires system - their artillery. In Iraq and Afghanistan, the enemy delivers these fires through networks that for centuries have formed the sinews of commerce for tribes and factions.
21st Century VA Independent Study Course: Hearing Impairment, Ototoxic and Noise-induced Hearing Loss, Audiology, Auditory Problems, Balance Disorders, Ear Pathologies, Tinnitus, Deafness
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,530. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The Veterans Administration (VA) Independent Study Course on hearing loss and impairment provides extensive, authoritative coverage of hearing problems and audiology in the veteran population. This independent study is designed to provide an introduction to issues regarding the long-term health consequences of hearing loss as a result of military experience.
21st Century VA Independent Study Course: American Prisoners of War (POW) - Diseases, Service-Connected Disabilities, Psychiatric Problems, Internment Morbidity and Mortality, Camp Life
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,050. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The Veterans Administration (VA) Independent Study Course on American prisoners of war (POWs) describes the kinds of experiences and resulting conditions that affect veterans who have been prisoners of war in the German, Pacific, Korean and Vietnam theaters of conflict.
21st Century VA Independent Study Course: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD): Implications for Primary Care, Combat, Military Sexual Assault, Diagnosis, Treatment, Medicine, Compensation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,100. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
The Veterans Administration (VA) Independent Study Course on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) provides authoritative information on this crippling condition. Upon completion of this self-study program, participants should be able to: integrate PTSD screening into veterans’ assessments; identify the manifestations of PTSD in veterans; and much more.
21st Century VA Independent Study Course: Veterans and Radiation, Ionizing Radiation, External and Internal Radiation, Depleted Uranium (DU), Nuclear Weapon Testing, Hiroshima and Nagasaki
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,750. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The Veterans Administration (VA) Independent Study Course on veterans and radiation provides information about ionizing and nonionizing radiation; major types of exposures to radiation that veterans may have experienced in service and health effects possibly associated with such exposures; special programs including the VA’s Ionizing Radiation Registry Examination, and much more.
21st Century VA Independent Study Course: Medical Care of Persons with Spinal Cord Injury, Autonomic Nervous System, Symptoms, Treatment, Related Diseases, Motor Neuron Injury, Autonomic Dysreflexia
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,370. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
The Veterans Administration (VA) Independent Study Course on the medical care of those with spinal cord injuries (SCI) is designed to familiarize the reader with the unique aspects of SCI medicine. Its purpose is to help you gain knowledge so that any clinical encounter is more comfortable and informational for both you and the veteran served.
21st Century VA Independent Study Course: Visual Impairment and Blindness, Vision Loss, Eye Pathologies, Training Programs, Low Vision, Blind Rehabilitation, Psychological and Family Implications
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,670. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The Veterans Administration (VA) Independent Study Course on visual impairment and blindness is designed to provide primary care practitioners with an introduction to the pathologies that lead to sight loss, their functional implications, appropriate method of referrals, training programs, and special considerations for interactions with visually impaired individuals.
Seeds of Change
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Series: The Alcantarans, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,010. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Zendo had learned from the star traders and they had given him money to expand his trading business. He was anxious to earn some money, so he could get married. He hired his cousin, Puri and they started on the trade route. Events along the way unwittingly led Zendo and Puri to help spread seeds of change.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Military Preventive Medicine: Mobilization and Deployment, Volume 1 - Diseases and Conditions from Jet Lag to WMDs and NBC (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 344,910. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
From the much-referenced and highly acclaimed Textbooks of Military Medicine series, Military Preventive Medicine: Mobilization and Deployment, Volume 1, addresses the medical problems of training and mobilization, including the preparations for deployment, and occupational and environmental issues during sustainment.