The U.S. Government Publishing Office works with the three branches of the U.S. Federal Government to sell print and eBook formats of their publishing material to the public.
Below is a list of some of the authorized third party eBooksellers from which you may obtain this eBook. Simply copy the electronic ISBN number and click through to one of the eBookseller sites.
An eBook is a book delivered as an electronic file. eBooks can be read on mobile phones, PDAs. PCs, MACs, laptops, tablets, Blackberries, eReaders, or dedicated eBook devices. Once eBooks are purchased, they can be downloaded immediately.
eBook Returns & Exchanges: All of our eBooks are sold on a nonreturnable basis. However, we recognize there may be technical problems that may prevent consumers from downloading eBooks successfully. Consumers should contact the third-party reseller of the eBook for technical assistance. As you exit this U.S. Government Bookstore, you will arrive at one of our approved third-party eBooksellers and will need to refer back to our website to make any additional purchases directly from us.
How can I determine what eBook format my device uses? Please check with the manufacturer of your tablet or ereader device to determine which eBook file format is applicable and available for download or side-loading to your device.
1) ePUB Format: The ePUB file format is widely available on many devices, including the Apple iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, and Apple iBookstore; Barnes & Noble Nook; Google Andorid devices; Kobo devices; Sony Reader devices, and many others. Most ePUB file format devices, including PCs and MACs require Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) software to be downloaded to your device for immediate reading.
2) Apple iBook Format: To purchase an Apple iBook from the Apple iBookstore, you must first download iTunes to your device and set up an iTunes account with a credit card. Next, you must launch iTunes, then click on the Books tab in iTunes Store. Finally, type or paste the Electronic ISBN of the eBook into the iTunes Store search box and purchase as usual.
3) MOBI / Mobipocket / KF8 Format: MOBI, Mobipocket, KF8 and Mobi-related files can be side-loaded onto Amazon Kindle devices. The various MOBI-related files are a proprietary format developed for use with Amazon Kindle devices.