ISBN: 0833013661, 9780833013668
Authors: Warren Walker, Allan Abrahamse, Joseph G. Bolten, Marjan Den Braber, Steven Garber, James P. Kahan, Matthijs Kok, Odette Van De Riet
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: cost, analysis, estimation, impact, assessment, safety, improvement, basic, principles, river, dike, investigating
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This report examines the consequences of alternative policies for providing flood protection to the non-tidal branches of the Rijn and the Maas rivers in the Netherlands. It is the only English language volume in a set of volumes produced by a consortium of research organizations that conducted this policy study. It focuses on estimating the flood damage that would occur under alternative safety l......
Author: Harold L. Brode
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: protective, construction, pertinent, phenomena, nuclear, explosion, review
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A report specifically oriented to the design of protection from the effects of nuclear weapons. It deals with the phenomena of the intense or close-in regions not always adequately covered in other standard works on the subject. It emphasizes early fireball growth, prompt nuclear radiation near an explosion, cratering and intense ground shock, high-overpressure air blast, hot fireball air and inte......
ISBN: 0833011472, 9780833011473
Authors: Jacob Alex Klerman, Arleen Leibowitz
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: work, childbirth, return, women, care, child
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The need for nonmaternal child care has risen dramatically as increasing numbers of mothers with preschool children have entered the labor force. This report considers the effects of child care costs on the supply of new mothers in the work force.The authors examine the role of federal and state subsidies — in the form of income tax deductions and credits for child expenses — in the ra......
ISBN: 0788138251, 9780788138256
Author: Diane Publishing Company
Source: www.ebookdb.org
Keywords: gulf, war, veterans, persian, health, exports, iraq, impact, dual
Formats: Read Online And/Or Other Formats
Copyrights: General Copyright

Publisher: DIANE PublishingPublished Time: DIANE PublishingPages: 555Hearings before the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs, 103rd Congress, 2nd session. Covers U.S. chemical & biological warfare-related dual-use exports to Iraq & their possible impact on the health consequences of the Persian Gulf War. Witnesses included: Edwin Dorn, Theodore M. Prociv, & Mitchell Wallerst......
Author: Anne Brontë
Source: www.e-booksdirectory.com
Keywords: bront, anne, grey, agnes
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: General Copyright

Agnes Greyby Anne BrontëPublisher: Pennsylvania State University 2007Number of pages: 203Description:Drawing directly on her own experiences, Anne Bronte describes the isolation and dark ambiguity of the governess's life as lived by her fictional heroine Agnes Grey. Mature, insightful, and edged with a quiet irony, this first novel by the youngest of the Brontes displays her keen sense of moral r......
Author: Henry H. Willis
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: risk, terrorism, analyzing
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Written testimony submitted to the House Financial Services Committee, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, and the House Homeland Security Committee, Subcommittee on Intelligence, Information Sharing, and Terrorism Risk Assessment on July 25, 2006.......
Author: Marc Horne
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Keywords: poison, drink, teeth, nervous
Formats:PDF ePub
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Rating:Not yet rated.Published: Aug. 17, 2011Category: Fiction»Humor & comedy»GeneralWords: 26063 (approximate)Language: EnglishEbook Short Description25 short stories from the master of whatever.Films, buddhism, robots, tokyo, LA, rappers, witches, pediatricians all get thrown in a bag called 'your brain.'17 never before collected! One exclusively written for this collection.Extended ......
ISBN: 9089643311, 9789089643315
Author: Becker, Uwe
Source: www.oapen.org
Keywords: european, countries, west, small, political, economies, changing
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Author(s):Becker, UwePublisher:Amsterdam University Press, AmsterdamPublished:2011Subjects:Society and social sciences, Sociology and anthropologyAbstract:The literature on changing varieties of capitalism concentrates on the big economies, particularly the US, Japan and Germany. This important volume sheds light on the group of smaller European countries that share a high degree of corporatism ......
ISBN: 1406501646, 9781406501643
Author: Jules Verne
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Keywords: verne, jules, island, mysterious
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Title The Mysterious IslandAuthors and contributors By (author) Jules VernePhysical properties Format: PaperbackNumber of pages: 596Width: 152 mmHeight: 229 mmThickness: 33 mmWeight: 865 gAudience General/tradeISBN ISBN 13: 9781406501643ISBN 10: 1406501646Classifications Nielsen BookScan Product Class: F2.2BICMainSubject: FGJPublisher Dodo PressImprint name Dodo PressPublication date......
ISBN: 0833028146, 9780833028143
Author: Russell W. Glenn
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: urban, operations, conference, april, uwg, mcwl, faces, proccedings, rand, arroyo, city
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The Arroyo Center, in conjunction with the Marine Corps Warfighting Lab and J8 Urban Working Group, provided the urban operations community a broad spectrum of descriptive and analytical presentations in its conference held April 13-14, 1999. The event sought to provide a forum for information exchange and debate on the complete range of possible urban operations likely to challenge U.S. national ......