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Pacific Tsunami Warning System: A Half Century of Protecting the Pacific, 1965-2

Pacific Tsunami Warning System: A Half Century of Protecting the Pacific, 1965-2015

By: Commerce Dept., NOAA, Inoue Regional Center, International Tsunami Information Center

GPO Stock # 003-017-00570-4 ISBN: 9780996257909

This book commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Pacific Tsunami Warning System (PTWS).  It includes reflections from involved participants, a timeline of tsunamis and important events, a history of warning evolution, and a chronicle of...

Sale Price: $30.50
Forensic and Ethical Issues in Military Behavioral Health

Forensic and Ethical Issues in Military Behavioral Health

By: Defense Dept., Borden Institute

GPO Stock # 008-020-01633-1 ISBN: 9780160927447

Dealing with ethical and forensic issues, this book is authored by active duty psychiatrists and psychologists from the Army, Navy, and Air Force, as well as civilians from within and outside of the Department of Defense. Ethical issues will...

Sale Price: $29.50
Rapid Visual Screening of Buildings for Potential Seismic Hazards: Supporting Do

Rapid Visual Screening of Buildings for Potential Seismic Hazards: Supporting Documentation

By: Homeland Security Dept., Federal Emergency Management Agency

GPO Stock # 064-000-00061-6 ISBN: 9780160926754

This companion document to the Rapid Visual Screening (RVS) handbook (found here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/products/sku/064-000-00060-8) provides the technical basis for the...

Sale Price: $10.25
Medical Management of Chemical Casualties Handbook

Medical Management of Chemical Casualties Handbook

By: Defense Dept., Army, Borden Institute; US Army Medical Center Department and School; Office of the Surgeon General; and Chemical Casualty Care Division

GPO Stock # 008-023-00149-9 ISBN: 9780160925375

This is a manual for healthcare providers caring for victims of chemical attacks or accidents. It will increase the level of preparedness and response capability of military and civilian practitioners responsible for chemical casualty care. It...

Sale Price: $11.50
Human Adaptation to Spaceflight: The Role of Nutrition

Human Adaptation to Spaceflight: The Role of Nutrition

By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center

GPO Stock # 033-000-01371-0 ISBN: 9780160926297

Human Adaptation to Spaceflight: The Role of Nutrition reflects a (brief) review of the history and current state of knowledge about the role of nutrition in human spaceflight. We have attempted to organize this from a more physiological...

Sale Price: $49.50
Women on the Frontlines of Peace and Security

Women on the Frontlines of Peace and Security

By: Defense Dept., National Defense University

GPO Stock # 008-046-00285-1 ISBN: 9780160925559

This book reflects President Barack Obama’s commitment to advancing women’s participation in preventing conflict and keeping peace. It is inspired by the countless women and girls on the frontlines who make a difference every day in their...

Sale Price: $21.00
Fisheries Economics of the United States, 2012

Fisheries Economics of the United States, 2012

By: Commerce Dept., NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service

GPO Stock # 003-020-00197-1 ISBN: 9780160925245

The 2012 report provides landings totals for both domestic recreational and commercial fisheries by species, and allows us to track important indicators such as annual seafood consumption and the productivity of top fishing ports. These...

Sale Price: $10.75
Observation-Based Posture Assessment: Review of Current Practice and Recommendat

Observation-Based Posture Assessment: Review of Current Practice and Recommendations for Improvement

By: Health and Human Services Dept., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

GPO Stock # 017-024-01704-3 ISBN: 9780160925269

This short and concise report describes an observational approach for assessing postural stress of the trunk and upper limbs that is intended to improve risk analysis for prevention of musculoskeletal disorders. The approach is supported by...

Sale Price: $9.00

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 present...

Sale Price: $2.50
A Researcher's Guide To: International Space Station Earth Obsevations

A Researcher\'s Guide to: International Space Station Earth Observations

By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Johnson Space Center, ISS Program Science Office

GPO Stock # 033-000-01369-8 ISBN: 9780160924187

The purpose of NASA's Earth science program is to develop a scientific understanding of Earth's system and its response to natural or human-induced changes, and to improve prediction of climate, weather, and natural hazards (source:...

Sale Price: $7.50
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