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The Citizen\'s Almanac: Fundamental Documents, Symbols, and Anthems of the US

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

By: U.S. Citizenship and Immmigration Services

GPO Stock # 027-002-00606-2 ISBN: 9780160928741

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, and events that have...

Price: $14.00
The Citizen\'s Almanac: Fundamental Documents, Symbols, and Anthems of the US

The Citizen\'s Almanac: Fundamental Documents, Symbols, and Anthems of the United States (Package of 100)

By: U.S. Citizenship and Immmigration Services

GPO Stock # 027-002-00607-1 ISBN: 9780160928758

(Available in Packages)

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...

Price: $149.00

Slip Opinion 13-1487, Henderson v. United States

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00033-8 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

Government agencies sometimes come into possession of
firearms lawfully owned by individuals facing serious
criminal charges.   If convicted, such a person cannot recover his guns because a...

Price: $4.50

Slip Opinion 13-485, Comptroller of Treasury of Md. v. Wynne

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00034-6 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

This case involves the constitutionality of an unusual feature of Maryland’s personal income tax scheme.  Like many other States, Maryland taxes the income its resi­dents earn both within and outside the State...

Price: $7.50

Slip Opinion 13-1412, City and County of San Francisco v. Sheehan

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00035-4 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

We granted certiorari to consider two questions relating to the manner in which San Francisco police officers arrested a woman who was suffering from a mental illness and had become violent.  After reviewing...

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Slip Opinion 13-550, Tibble v. Edison Int\'l

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00036-2 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

Under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), 88 Stat. 829 et seq., as amended, a breach of fiduciary duty complaint is timely if filed no more than six years after “the date of the last...

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Slip Opinion 13-1333, Coleman v. Tollefson

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00037-1 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

Ordinarily, a federal litigant who is too poor to pay court fees may proceed in forma pauperis.  This means that the litigant may  commence a civil action without prepaying fees or paying certain...

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Slip Opinion 14-400, Harris v. Viegelahn

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00038-9 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background;

This case concerns the disposition of wages earned by a debtor
after he petitions for bankruptcy.  The treatment of postpetition wages generally depends on whether the debtor is proceeding under Chapter...

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Slip Opinion 13-935, Wellness International Network, Ltd. v. Sharif

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00039-7 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

Article III, §1, of the Constitution provides that “[t]he judicial Power of the United States, shall be vested in one supreme Court, and in such inferior Courts as the Congress may from time to time ordain and...

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The "slip" opinion is the second version of an opinion.  Each slip opinion has the same elements as the bench opinion--majority or plurality opinion, concurrences or dissents, and a prefatory syllabus--but may contain corrections not appearing in...

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Slip Opinion 13-896, Commil USA, LLC v. Cisco Systems, Inc.

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00041-9 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

A patent holder, and the holder’s lawful licensees, can recover for monetary injury when their exclusive rights are violated by others’ wrongful conduct.   One form of patent injury occurs if unaut
...

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Slip Opinion 13-271, ONEOK, INC., ET AL. V. LEARJET, INC., ET AL.

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00027-3 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

In this case, a group of manufacturers, hospitals, and other institutions that buy natural gas directly from inter­ state pipelines sued the pipelines, claiming that they engaged in behavior that violated state...

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Slip Opinion 13-9972, Rodriguez V. United States

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00028-1 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

In Illinois v. Caballes, 543 U. S. 405 (2005), this Court held that a dog sniff conducted during a lawful traffic stop does not violate the Fourth Amendment’s proscription of unreasonable seizures.   This case...

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Slip Opinion 13-1074, United States V. Kwai Fun Wong

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00029-0 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

The Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA or Act) provides that a tort claim against the United States “shall be forever barred” unless it is presented to the “appropriate Federal agency within two years after such...

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Case Summary and Background:

Sometimes two different tribunals are asked to decide the same issue.  When that happens, the decision of the first tribunal usually must be followed by the second, at least if the issue is really the same.  ...

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Slip Opinion 12-1226, Young V. United Parcel Service, Inc

Slip Opinion 12-1226, Young V. United Parcel Service, Inc

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00024-9 ISBN:

The Pregnancy Discrimination Act makes clear that Title VII’s prohibition against sex discrimination applies to discrimination based on pregnancy.   It also says that employers must treat “women affected by pregnancy . . . the same for all...

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Slip Opinion 13-895, Alabama Legislative Black Caucus Et Al. V. Alabama Et Al.

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00025-7 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

The Alabama Legislative Black Caucus and the Alabama Democratic Conference appeal a three-judge Federal District Court decision rejecting their challenges to the lawfulness of Alabama’s 2012 redistricting of...

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Slip Opinion 14-15, Armstrong Et Al. V. Exceptional Child Center, Inc., Et Al.

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00026-5 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

We consider whether Medicaid providers can sue to
enforce §(30)(A) of the Medicaid Act.  81 Stat. 911 (codified
as amended at 42 U. S. C. §1396a(a)(30)(A)).

Medicaid is a federal...

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Slip Opinion 13-534, North Carolina Board of Dental Examiners v. FTC

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00015-0 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

This case arises from an antitrust challenge to the actions of a state regulatory board.  A majority of the board’s members are engaged in the active practice of the profession it regulates.   The question is...

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Slip Opinion 13-7451, Yates v. United States

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00016-8 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

John Yates, a commercial fisherman, caught undersized red grouper in federal waters in the Gulf of Mexico.  To prevent federal authorities from confirming that he had harvested undersized fish, Yates ordered a...

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DECREE
The Court having exercised original jurisdiction over this controversy between three sovereign States; the issues having been tried before the Special Master appointed by the Court; the Court having received briefs and heard oral...

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Slip Opinion 13-1032, Direct Marketing Asssociation v. Brohl

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00018-4 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

In an effort to improve the collection of sales and use taxes for items purchased online, the State of Colorado passed a law requiring retailers that do not collect Colorado sales or use tax to notify Colorado...

Price: $4.75

Slip Opinion 13-553, Alabama Department of Revenue v. CSX Transportation, Inc

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00019-2 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

Federal law prohibits States from imposing taxes that “discriminat[e] against a rail carrier.”    49 U. S. C. §11501(b)(4).   We are asked to decide whether a State violates this prohibition by taxing diesel...

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Slip Opinion 13-7211, Jennings v. Stevens

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00008-7 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

Petitioner Robert Mitchell Jennings was sentenced to death for capital murder.  He applied for federal habeas corpus relief on three theories of ineffective assistance of counsel, prevailing on two.  The State...

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Slip Opinion 13-6827, Holt v. Hobbs

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00009-5 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

Petitioner Gregory Holt, also known as Abdul Maalik
Muhammad, is an Arkansas inmate and a devout Muslim
who wishes to grow a 1⁄2-inch beard in accordance with his
religious beliefs. ...

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Slip Opinion 13-854, Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. v. Sandoz, Inc.

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00010-9 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

In Markman v. Westview Instruments, Inc., 517 U. S. 370 (1996), we explained that a patent claim is that “por­tion of the patent document that defines the scope of the patentee’s rights.” Id., at 372.   We held...

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Slip Opinion 13-1211, Hana Financial, Inc. v. Hana Bank

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00011-7 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

Rights in a trademark are determined by the date of the mark’s first use in commerce.  The party who first uses a mark in commerce is said to have priority over other users.   Recognizing that trademark users...

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Slip Opinion 13-1174, Gelboim v. Bank of America Corp.

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00012-5 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

An unsuccessful litigant in a federal district court may take an appeal, as a matter of right, from a “final decisio[n] of the district cour[t].”  28 U. S. C. §1291.  The question here presented: Is the right...

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Slip Opinion 13-894, Department of Homeland Security v. MacLean

By: Supreme Court

GPO Stock # 828-050-00013-3 ISBN:

Case Summary and Background:

Federal law generally provides whistleblower protections to an employee who discloses information revealing “any violation of any law, rule, or regulation,” or “a substantial and specific danger to public...

Price: $4.75
Hispanic Americans in Congress 1822-2012 (MOBI)

Hispanic Americans in Congress 1822-2012 (MOBI)

By: U.S. House of Representatives

GPO Stock # 052-300-00010-0 ISBN: 9780160923241

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....

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Hispanic Americans in Congress 1822-2012 (ePub eBook)

Hispanic Americans in Congress 1822-2012 (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. House of Representatives

GPO Stock # 052-300-00008-8 ISBN: 9780160923234

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....

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Medical Management of Chemical Casualties Handbook, 5e (MOBI)

Medical Management of Chemical Casualties Handbook (MOBI)

By: Borden Institute

GPO Stock # 008-300-00068-2 ISBN: 9780160926488

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...

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Medical Management of Chemical Casualties Handbook, 5e

Medical Management of Chemical Casualties Handbook (ePub)

By: Borden Institute

GPO Stock # 008-300-00067-4 ISBN: 9780160926471

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...

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The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2014 (MOBI)

Clinical Preventive Services 2014: Recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (MOBI)

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

GPO Stock # 017-300-00022-9 ISBN: 9780160926433

The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services presents abridged U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening, counseling, and preventive medications for use in primary care practice. The 2014 Guide continues the precedent...

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The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2014 (ePub)

Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2014: Recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (ePub)

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

GPO Stock # 017-300-00021-1 ISBN: 9780160926426

The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services presents abridged U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening, counseling, and preventive medications for use in primary care practice. The 2014 Guide continues the precedent...

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U.S. Army Campaigns of the War of 1812: The Creek War, 1813-1814

U.S. Army Campaigns of the War of 1812: The Creek War, 1813-1814

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

GPO Stock # 008-029-00577-8 ISBN: 9780160925429

In many respects, the Creek War of 1813–1814 is considered part of the Southern Theater of the War of 1812. The Creek War grew out of a civil war that pitted Creek Indians striving to maintain their traditional In many respects, the Creek War of...

Price: $6.00
Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents, and Survivors 2014

Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents, and Survivors, 2014

By: Veterans Affairs Dept., Office of Public Affairs

GPO Stock # 051-000-00247-4 ISBN: 9780160925085

Veterans of the United States armed forces may be eligible for a broad range of benefits and services provided by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Some of these benefits may be utilized while on active duty. These benefits are...

Price: $5.00
College bound students, federal financial aid

College Preparation Checklist (MOBI)

By: Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education

GPO Stock # 065-300-00006-1 ISBN: 9780160926273

Free download!

The foundational publication for any students (elementary, junior/high school, adult) who are considering college.  This small booklet explains how to prepare academically and...

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College bound students, federal financial aid

College Preparation Checklist (ePub eBook)

By: Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education

GPO Stock # 065-300-00005-2 ISBN: 9780160926266

Free download!

The foundational publication for any students (elementary, junior/high school, adult) who are considering college.  This small booklet explains how to prepare academically and...

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College bound students, federal financial aid

Funding Your Education: The Guide to Federal Student Aid (MOBI)

By: Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education

GPO Stock # 065-300-00003-6 ISBN: 9780160926242

Free download!

This guide provides a description of Federal Student Aid programs and the application process.  Readers will find information on federal student aid as a source for funding...

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Economic Indicators, September 2014

By: Congress, Joint Economic Committee

GPO Stock # 752-004-00359-4 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...

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College bound students, federal financial aid

Funding Your Education: The Guide to Federal Student Aid (ePub eBook)

By: Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education

GPO Stock # 065-300-00002-8 ISBN: 9780160926235

Free ebook download!

This guide provides a description of Federal Student Aid programs and the application process.  Readers will find information on federal student aid as a source for...

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Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2013

Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2013

By: Commerce Dept., Census Bureau

GPO Stock # 803-005-30097-8 ISBN:

(Part of Current Populations Reports, September 2014 issue subscription)

This report presents statistics on health insurance coverage in the United States based on informa¬tion collected in the 2014 Current Population Survey Annual Social...

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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...

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

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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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...

Price: $9.00
Marine Corps Planning Process

Marine Corps Planning Process

By: Defense Dept., Navy, Marine Corps

GPO Stock # 008-000-01087-1 ISBN: 9780160925252

The Marine Corps Planning Process (MCPP) supports the Marine Corps warfighting philosophy of maneuver warfare. Since planning is an essential and significant part of command and control, the Marine Corps Planning Process recognizes the commander’...

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U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War: The Regular Army Before the Civil War, 184

U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War: The Regular Army Before the Civil War, 1845-1860

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

GPO Stock # 008-029-00539-5 ISBN:

 

The Regular Army Before the Civil War, 1845–1860, and is part of the U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War series. This short study covers the fifteen years preceding the outbreak of the Civil War, to include the Mexican War; conflicts...

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Weather Spotter's Field Guide: A Guide to Being a SKYWARN Spotter

Weather Spotter\'s Field Guide: A Guide to Being a SKYWARN Spotter

By: Commerce Dept., NOAA, National Weather Service

GPO Stock # 003-017-00568-2 ISBN: 9780160924255

The United States is the most severe weather-prone country in the world. Each year, people in this country cope with an average of 10,000 thunderstorms, 5,000 floods, 1,200 tornadoes, and two land-falling hurricanes. Approximately 90% of all...

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

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...

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National Interoperability Field Operations Guide, Version 1.5

National Interoperability Field Operations Guide, Version 1.5

By: Homeland Security Dept., Office of Emergency Communications

GPO Stock # 072-000-00012-9 ISBN: 9780160922640

The National Interoperability Field Operations Guide (NIFOG) is published as a reference guide for public safety radio technicians and communications planners. The waterproof, pocket-sized guide (also available in PDF format) contains...

Price: $4.50

Economic Indicators, June 2014

By: Congress, Joint Economic Committee

GPO Stock # 752-004-00356-0 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...

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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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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...

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Central Asia,  Democracy, Censorship, International Relations, World

Remembering Tiananmen: Brief Historical Review of the 1989 Pro-democracy Movement in China (ePub eBook)

By: Broadcast Board of Governors

GPO Stock # 079-300-00001-2 ISBN: 9781632180018

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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Tobacco- Free health effects, nixorinw

The Health Consequences of Smoking—50 Years of Progress. A Report of the Surgeon General. Supplemental Evidence Tables (MOBI eBook)

By: US Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

GPO Stock # 017-300-00013-0 ISBN: 9780160924170

This is a supplement to the full report, The Health Consequences of Smoking--50 Years of Progress. A Report of the Surgeon General. This supplement contains evidence tables detailing the studies that were used to evaluate the evidence to assess...

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