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245 items

Army History: The Professional Bulletin of Army History, No. 93, Fall 2014Army History, No. 93, Fall 2014l 2014

By: Defense Dept., Army, Center of Military History

GPO Stock # 708-108-00025-1 ISBN:

Features two inspiring articles.

The first, by Joseph C. Scott, an Army officer currently serving with the International Security Assistance Force Joint Command in Kabul, Afghanistan, puts a spotlight on the often-overlooked niche of Union...

Price: $6.00

Medical Consequences of Radiological and Nuclear Weapons (MOBI eBook)

By: US Department of Defense, US Army, Borden Institute

GPO Stock # 008-300-00013-5 ISBN: 9780160917578

This volume addresses nuclear events and their consequences for the medical community. Topics covered include acute radiation syndrome, triage and treatment of radiation and combined-injury mass casualties, treatment of internal radionuclide...

Price: $9.99
Medical Reference for Trauma Surgery

Emergency War Surgery, 4th US Revision (MOBI eBook)

By: US Department of Defense, US Army, Borden Institute and US Army Surgeon General Office

GPO Stock # 008-300-00049-6 ISBN: 9780160922657

As an update to the much-referenced 2004 version of Emergency War Surgery, information in this edition reflects lessons learned from American involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan, and represents state-of-the-art principles and practices of forward...

Price: $9.99

Emergency War Surgery, 4th US Revision (ePub eBook)

By: US Department of Defense, US Army, Borden Institute and US Army Surgeon General Office

GPO Stock # 008-300-00048-8 ISBN: 9780160921971

As an update to the much-referenced 2004 version of Emergency War Surgery, information in this edition reflects lessons learned from American involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan, and represents state-of-the-art principles and practices of forward...

Price: $9.99

Medical Consequences of Radiological and Nuclear Weapons (ePub eBook)

By: US Department of Defense, US Army, Borden Institute

GPO Stock # 008-300-00012-7 ISBN: 9780160917585

This volume addresses nuclear events and their consequences for the medical community. Topics covered include acute radiation syndrome, triage and treatment of radiation and combined-injury mass casualties, treatment of internal radionuclide...

Price: $9.99

Economic Indicators, August 2014

By: Congress, Joint Economic Committee

GPO Stock # 752-004-00358-6 ISBN:

Economists, statisticians, financial planners, human resource directors, manufacturing vice presidents, senior business professionals, bankers, accountants, real estate brokers, and general consumers as well as the general media that may report...

Price: $5.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 40, General Index J-R

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00657-7 ISBN: 9780160916175

EST. DELIVERY DATE 09/22/14.

Price: $134.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 41, General Index, S-Z

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00658-5 ISBN: 9780160916182

EST. DELIVERY DATE 09/24/14.

Price: $143.00

U.S. Coast Guard Incident Management Handbook 2014

By: Homeland Security Dept., Coast Guard

GPO Stock # 050-012-00516-8 ISBN: 9780160925092

New 2014 edition.

The Coast Guard Incident Management Handbook (IMH) is designed to assist Coast Guard personnel in the use of the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and the Incident Command System (ICS)...

Price: $23.00

Coming Home: Reentry and Recovery From Space (ePub eBook)

By: US National Aeronautics and Space Administration/NASA

GPO Stock # 033-300-00001-8 ISBN: 9780160918629

 

This study represents a means of highlighting the myriad of technological developments that made possible the safe reentry and return  from space and the landing on Earth. This story extends back at least to the work of Walter Hohmann...

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FAA Safety Briefing, V. 53, No. 5, September/October 2014

By: Transportation Dept., Federal Aviation Administration

GPO Stock # 750-002-00198-2 ISBN:

This issue features the Student Pilot Guide, Part II.  This issue's feature story is Finding the Right Pilot School for pilot training and finding the correct flight intructor for your needs.   Another article witbin this magzine covers "Making...

Price: $4.25

Public Roads, V. 78, No. 1, July/August 2014

By: Transportation Dept., Federal Aviation Administration

GPO Stock # 750-005-00152-3 ISBN:

The magazine highlights developments in federal highway policies, programs, and research and technology.  Ground freight transportation is expected to increase by 62 percent by year 2040.  Advisory committees in numberous states are joining...

Price: $9.50

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 39, General Index, D-I

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00656-9 ISBN: 9780160916168

EST. DELIVERY DATE 09/09/14.

Price: $131.00

Foreign Relations of the United States, 1977-1980, V. XXI, Cyprus, Turkey, Greece

By: State Dept., Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Historian

GPO Stock # 044-000-02663-5 ISBN: 9780160923050

This volume is part of a Foreign Relations subseries that documents the most important foreign policy issues of the Jimmy Carter administration. The focus of this volume is on U.S. policy towards the Eastern Mediterranean region. The...

Price: $65.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 38, General Index, A-C

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00655-1 ISBN: 9780160916151

EST. DELIVERY DATE 08/26/14.

Price: $128.00

Standard Specifications for Construction of Roads and Bridges on Federal Highway Projects

By: Transportation Dept., Federal Highway Administration

GPO Stock # 050-001-00346-5 ISBN: 9780160923937

Standard Specifications for Construction of Roads and Bridges on Federal Highway Projectsis issued primarily for constructing roads and bridges on Federal Highway projects under the direct administration of the Federal Highway...

Price: $77.00

Upper Farmington Wild and Scenic River: Junior River Ranger Activity Booklet

By: Interior Dept., National Park Service

GPO Stock # 024-005-01310-5 ISBN: 9780160924231

This hands-on, colorful activity book provides the purpose, history and value of the Farmington River for young children.  Games, puzzles, mazes, “fill-in the blanks” and other educational tidbits are included to educate the young learner about...

Price: $8.00

Thunderstorms, Tornadoes, Lightning, Nature\'s Most Violent Storms: A Preparedness Guide, Including Tornado Safety Information for Schools

By: Commerce Dept.., NOAA, National Weather Service

GPO Stock # 003-017-00569-1 ISBN: 9780160924262

This illustrated guide showcases some facts about weather-related events and suggests life-saving actions you can take, if you find yourself in an unexpected situation resulting from a weather-related event.    The goal of this booklet is to...

Price: $5.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 37, Tables, Statutes at Large (1993-2012), Executive Orders, Proclamations, and Reorganization Plans

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00654-2 ISBN: 9780160916144

EST. DELIVERY DATE 07/25/14.

Price: $131.00
65+ in the United States: Special Studies, Current Population Reports

65+ in the United States

By: Commerce Dept., Economics and Statistics Administration, Census Bureau

GPO Stock # 803-005-10065-1 ISBN:

This report examines a range of topics concerning the senior population in the United States aged 65 and older in five chapters. The topics highlighted in the report update trends documented in previous versions of this report, expanding on the...

Price: $30.00
Native American Indians Laws and Regulations

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 25, Indians, Pt. 1-299, Revised as of April 1, 2014

By: National Archives and Records Administration, Office of the Federal Register

GPO Stock # 869-080-00084-5 ISBN: 9780160923555

This printed Part covers regulations relating to employment, education, financial activities, tribal government, land acquisitions & reservations, as well as energy and minerals as it relates to tribal organizations.   Some of the tribal...

Price: $36.00

Studies In Intelligence: Journal of the American Intelligence Professional, Unclassified Articloes From Studies in Intelligence, Volume 58, Number 1 (March 2014)

By: Central Intelligence Agency, Center for the Study of Intelligence

GPO Stock # 041-015-00313-5 ISBN: 9780160924064

Unclassified extracts from Studies in Intelligence Volume 58, Number 1 (March 2014)

Contents
*Document Exploitation After WW II: The Potsdam Archive—Sorting Through 19 Linear Miles of German Records 
Gerhardt...

Price: $11.00

Economic Indicators, May 2014

By: Congress, Joint Economic Committee

GPO Stock # 752-004-00355-1 ISBN:

Economists, statisticians, financial planners, human resource directors, manufacturing vice presidents, senior business professionals, bankers, accountants, real estate brokers, and general consumers as well as the general media that may report...

Price: $5.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 36, Tables, Statutes at Large, 1967-1992

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Co0unsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00653-4 ISBN: 9780160916137

EST. DELIVERY DATE 07/02/14.

Price: $135.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 35, Popular Names Tables, Revised Titles, Revised Statutes, 1878, and Statutes at Large (1789-1966)

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00652-6 ISBN: 9780160916120

EST. DELIVERY DATE 06/27/14.

Price: $134.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 33, Title 49, Transportation

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00650-0 ISBN: 9780160916106

EST. DELIVERY DATE 06/27/14.

Price: $138.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 34, Title 50, War and National Defense to Title 51, National Commercial Space Programs

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00651-8 ISBN: 9780160916113

EST. DELIVERY DATE 06/27/14.

Price: $127.00
Indians laws and regulations

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 25, Indians, Pt. 300-End. Revised as of April 1, 2014

By: National Archives and Records Administration, Office of the Federal Register

GPO Stock # 869-080-00085-3 ISBN: 9780160923562

This printed Part 300-End refers to Volume 2 of Title 25 Indians.  Within this portion, you will find regulations relating to the Indians Arts and Crafts Board to include fees; required licenses; protections for Indian Arts and...

Price: $36.00

Remembering Tiananmen (Chinese Simplified ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Broadcasting Board of Governors

GPO Stock # 079-300-00002-1 ISBN: 9781632180032

Through pictures and video, we explore the evolution of a pro-democracy movement that began peacefully but ended in tragedy on the night of June 3-4, 1989. This book marks the 24th anniversary of the Chinese army crackdown on student...

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Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States, Barack Obama, 2010, Book 2

Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States, Barack Obama, 2010, Book 2, July 1 to December 31, 2010

By: National Archives and Records Administration, Office of the Federal Register

GPO Stock # 069-000-00190-4 ISBN: 9780160866180

 

Fourth volume of the official Public Papers of the Presidents series for President Barack Obama, in a high-quality clothbound...

Price: $143.00
HUMANITIES V.35 #3 May- June 2014;

Humanities, V.35, No. 3, May/June 2014

By: National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities, National Endowment for the Humanities

GPO Stock # 736-002-00176-7 ISBN:

Humanities magazine appeals to a broad audience with interest in the arts, social sciences, and humanities.  This issue may interest a broad number of consumers with interest in writing, writers, history, science discoveries, and African Amiercan...

Price: $9.00
Global Warming; Climate Change; Extreme Weather

Highlights of Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment (High Resolution -PDF eBook)

By: US Global Change Research Program

GPO Stock # 003-300-00013-7 ISBN: 9780160924279

This book presents the major findings and selected highlights from Climate Change Impacts in the United States, the third National Climate Assessment. The National Climate Assessment assesses the science of climate change and its impacts across...

Price: $0.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 31, The Public Health and Welfare, Sections 13601-End to Title 44, Public Printing and Documents

By: House. Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00648-8 ISBN: 9780160916083

EST. DELIVERY DATE 05/26/14.

Price: $139.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 30, Title 42, The Public Health and Welfare, Sections 7401-13574

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00647-0 ISBN: 9780160916076

EST. DELIVERY DATE 05/15/20.

Price: $142.00
Official Congressional Directory 113th Congress (Hardcover)

Official Congressional Directory 113th Congress, 2013-2014 (Hardcover)

By: Congress, Joint Committee on Printing

GPO Stock # 052-070-07661-5 ISBN: 9780160919213

The hardcover edition of the Official Congressional Directory (also known as Congressional Directory) is the official directory of the United States Congress, prepared by the Joint Committee on Printing (JCP) and published by the United...

Price: $60.00
Highlights of Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Cl

Highlights of Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment (Low Resolution -PDF eBook)

By: US Global Change Research Program

GPO Stock # 003-300-00012-9 ISBN: 9780160924033

This book presents the major findings and selected highlights from Climate Change Impacts in the United States, the third National Climate Assessment. The National Climate Assessment assesses the science of climate change and its impacts across...

Price: $0.00

State Magazine, No. 588, April 2014

By: State Dept., Bureau of Human Resources

GPO Stock # 744-007-00313-4 ISBN:

This issue contains cultural differences, geographical boundaries, environmental issues, and sociopolitical affairs tht shape the Foreign Service.   This issue of State Magazine may appeal to United States Department of State employees, general...

Price: $7.00

United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 29, Title 42, The Public Health and Welfare, Sections 3601-7386K

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00646-1 ISBN: 9780160916069

EST. DELIVERY DATE 05/30/14.

Price: $135.00
Digest of Education Statistics 2012

Digest of Education Statistics 2012

By: Education Dept., National Center for EducaTion Statistics, Institute of Education Sciences

GPO Stock # 065-000-01439-4 ISBN: 9780160923111

Now Available in an updated edition!  Digest of Education Statistics 2012 is the 48th in a series of publications initiated in 1962. Its primary purpose is to provide a compilation of statistical information covering the...

Price: $83.00
United States Senate Telephone Directory 2014

United States Senate Telephone Directory 2014

By: Senate

GPO Stock # 052-070-07672-1 ISBN: 9780160923951

Contains addresses and telephone numbers for United States Senators, Senate committee members and their staff. In addition, it presents information on caucuses, coalitions and bicameral organizations; the House of Representatives; the executive...

Price: $37.00

Citizens Almanac 2014 (Package of 25)

By: U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

GPO Stock # 027-002-00602-0 ISBN: 9780160922626

New edition.

This pro-Americana booklet has been primarily designed for naturalized citizens as they enter into citizenship life within the United States of America.  The Citizen’s Almanac
contains information on the history, people...

Price: $149.00

United States Code 2012, Edition, V. 28, Title 42, The Public Health and Welfare, Sections 1401-3549

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00645-3 ISBN: 9780160916052

EST. DELIVERY DATE 04/28/14.

Price: $137.00
Official Congressional Directory 113th Congress (Paperbound)

Official Congressional Directory 113th Congress (Paperbound)

By: Congress, Joint Committee on Printing

GPO Stock # 052-070-07660-7 ISBN: 9780160919220

The paperback edition of the Official Congressional Directory (also known as Congressional Directory) is the official directory of the United States Congress, prepared by the Joint Committee on Printing (JCP) and published by the United...

Price: $45.00

The Citizen\'s Almanac: Fundamental Documents, Symbols, and Anthems of the United States (2014)

By: U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

GPO Stock # 027-002-00601-1 ISBN: 9780160922633

New edition.

This pro-Americana booklet has been primarily designed for naturalized citizens as they enter into citizenship life within the United States of America.  The Citizen’s Almanac contains information on the...

Price: $14.00
Hispanic Americans in Congress (Paperbound))

Hispanic Americans in Congress, 1822-2012 (Paperbound)

By: Congress, Joint Committee on Printing

GPO Stock # 052-071-01567-1 ISBN: 9780160920288

Updated through 2012, Hispanic Americans in Congress 1822-2012 is written for a general audience and researched using primary and secondary sources, this book contains a profile of every Hispanic American who has served in Congress....

Price: $48.00
Hispanic Americans in Congress (Hardcover)

Hispanic Americans in Congress, 1822-2012 (Hardcover)

By: Congress, Joint Committee on Printing

GPO Stock # 052-071-01563-9 ISBN: 9780160920684

Updated through 2012, Hispanic Americans in Congress 1822-2012 is written for a general audience and researched using primary and secondary sources, this book contains a profile of every Hispanic American who has served in Congress....

Price: $82.00
World Factbook 2013-14, 51st Edition

World Factbook 2013-14

By: Central Intelligence Agency

GPO Stock # 041-015-00311-9 ISBN: 9780160921957

The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities. Reference tab includes: maps of the major world...

Price: $86.00
Let's Make the Next Generation Tobacco-Free: Your Guide to the 50th Anniversary

Let\'s Make the Next Generation Tobacco-Free: Your Guide to the 50th Anniversary Surgeon General\'s Report on Smoking and Health

By: Health and Human Services Dept., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

GPO Stock # 017-023-00228-7 ISBN: 9780160922664

This easy-to-read, illustrated booklet summarizes the 32nd Surgeon General’s Report on Smoking and Health, released in January 2014, the 50th anniversary of the first Report. The booklet discusses, in plain language: 

  • ...

Price: $10.00
Congressional Pictorial Directory 113th Congress (Hardcover)

One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, Congressional Pictorial Directory (Hardcover)

By: Congress, Joint Committee on Printing

GPO Stock # 052-070-07658-5 ISBN: 9780160919107

This handy, hardcover pocket-sized guide provides a color photograph of each Member of the House of Representatives and the Senate of the 113th Congress and details each Member's length of service, political party affiliation, and congressional...

Price: $43.00
English Teaching Forum; V.52 #1,2014;

English Teaching Forum, V. 52, No. 1, 2014

By: State Dept.

GPO Stock # 725-001-00116-5 ISBN:

Articles by contributors explore integrating the Internet into English language teaching, dynamic activities for song in the EFL classroom, digital stories, and back translating. - 

English Teaching Forum is published quarterly by the US...

Price: $10.50

Emergency War Surgery, 4th US Revision (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Army, Office of the Surgeon General

GPO Stock # 008-300-00050-0 ISBN: 9780160921971

Public Domain with CERTAIN PARTS OF THIS PUBLICATION PERTAIN TO COPYRIGHT RESTRICTIONS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

 

As an update to the much-referenced 2004 version of Emergency War Surgery, information in this edition reflects lessons...

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Employment Interviewing: Seizing the Opportunity and the Job (ePub eBook)

Employment Interviewing: Seizing the Opportunity and the Job (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics/BLS

GPO Stock # 029-300-00001-1 ISBN: 9780160877513

 

*** Available for Purchase and Download Immediately!

Provides useful advice on what to do before, during, and after a job interview. Includes tips about job fairs.  

Appropriate for all levels of persons...

Price: $1.99
Employment Interviewing: Seizing the Opportunity and the Job (Mobi eBook)

Employment Interviewing: Seizing the Opportunity and the Job (Mobi eBook)

By: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics/BLS

GPO Stock # 029-300-00002-0 ISBN: 9780160917677

 

*** Available for Purchase and Download Immediately **

Provides useful advice on what to do before, during, and after a job interview. Includes tips about job fairs.  

Appropriate for all levels, from high...

Price: $1.99
US Government Manual 2011 (ePub eBook)

US Government Manual 2011 (ePub eBook)

By: National Archives Records Administration/NARA

GPO Stock # 069-300-00003-1 ISBN: 9780160891830

Known as the Official handbook of the Federal Government. This annual resource provides comprehensive information on the agencies of the legislative, judicial, and executive branches, as well as quasi-official agencies, international...

Price: $7.99
The Children's Bureau Legacy: Ensuring the Right to Childhood (ePub eBook)

The Children's Bureau Legacy: Ensuring the Right to Childhood (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration on Children, Youth and Families

GPO Stock # 017-300-00004-1 ISBN: 9780160917226

***Purchase and download IMMEDIATELY through this page.*** (Also available from third party eBooksellers like Apple iBookstore, Barnes & Noble, Google Play, etc.)...

Price: $9.99
Developing a Protocol for Observational Comparative Effectiveness Research: A Us

Developing a Protocol for Observational Comparative Effectiveness Research: A User's Guide (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

GPO Stock # 017-300-00006-7 ISBN: 9781587634239

This User’s Guide is a resource for investigators and stakeholders who develop and review observational comparative effectiveness research protocols. It explains how to (1) identify key considerations and best practices for research design; (2)...

Price: $7.99
100 GPO Years 1861-1961: A History of United States Public Printing (ePub eBook)

100 GPO Years 1861-1961: A History of United States Public Printing (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Government Printing Office/GPO

GPO Stock # 021-300-00001-2 ISBN: 9780160867330

As part of the celebration of the U.S. Government Printing Office's 150th anniversary on March 4, 2011, GPO has published a facsimile edition of 100 GPO Years, originally issued in 1961 on its 100th anniversary.

"100 GPO Years" takes a...

Price: $7.99
The Condition of Education 2013

The Condition of Education 2013

By: Education Dept., Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics

GPO Stock # 065-000-01438-6 ISBN: 9780160920707

The Condition of Education 2013 summarizes important developments and trends in education using the latest available data. The report presents 42 indicators on the status and condition of education, in addition to Spotlights that look...

Price: $35.00
Getting To Know the President: Intelligence Briefings of Presidential Candidates

Getting To Know the President: Intelligence Briefings of Presidential Candidates, 1952-2004 (Audiobook-MP3)

By: US Central Intelligence Agency/CIA

GPO Stock # 041-300-00001-9 ISBN: 9781929667222

This second edition of Getting To Know the President by John Helgerson makes a singular contribution to the literature of intelligence by describing this important process of information sharing between the Intelligence Community (IC) and the...

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United States Code, 2012 Edition, V. 14, Title 20, Education, Sections 1087a-End

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00631-3 ISBN: 9780160915918

The United States Code (US Code) is the Code of Laws of the United States of America and is a compilation and codification by subject matter of all the general and permanent Federal laws of the United States. This volume contains codified Federal...

Price: $128.00
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