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Left of Boom

Left of Boom
  • Author : Douglas Laux,Ralph Pezzullo
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release : 05 April 2016
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The explosive New York Times bestseller! On September 11, 2001, Doug Laux was a freshman in college, on the path to becoming a doctor. But with the fall of the Twin Towers came a turning point in his life. After graduating he joined the Central Intelligence Agency, determined to get himself to Afghanistan and into the center of the action. Through persistence and hard work he was fast-tracked to a clandestine operations position overseas. Dropped into a remote region of Afghanistan, he

Right of Boom

Right of Boom
  • Author : Benjamin E. Schwartz
  • Publisher : ABRAMS
  • Release : 22 January 2015
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“[A] seasoned national security professional and gifted writer” offers an in-depth analysis of what might happen after a nuclear attack on US soil (Matthew Kroenig, author of Exporting the Bomb). In the parlance of disaster preparedness, “right of boom” refers to the terrifying moments after a crisis hits. In Right of Boom, national security specialist Benjamin Schwartz examines what could happen after a nuclear explosion takes place in the United States—the event that many experts have acknowledged as the

Left of Boom

Left of Boom
  • Author : Rick Atkinson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 January 1970
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"Staff writer Rick Atkinson describes the effort by the U.S. military to combat the improvised explosive devices used by insurgents in Afghanistan and Iraq from 2002 until Summer 2007. The series in drawn from more than 140 interviews over the past six months with military and congressional officials, contractors, scientists and defense analysts in Iraq, Afghanistan, Washington and elsewhere. ... Ten senior officers or retired officers, each of them intimately involved in the effort to combat IEDs, were asked to review the findings

Left of Boom

Left of Boom
  • Author : Phillip Wilson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 November 2014
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Do you spend your days fighting one employee relations fire after another? It may seem like job security, but it is stressful and unproductive. The U.S. Army discovered in Afghanistan and Iraq that jumping from one fire to the next isn't just unproductive, it costs lives. Instead of reacting to "boom" events the Army learned that proactively working "Left of Boom" prevented tragedies and saved lives. This book provides a practical "how-to" guide to implement these important lessons in

Boom and Bust

Boom and Bust
  • Author : Libby Robin,Robert Heinsohn,Leo Joseph
  • Publisher : CSIRO PUBLISHING
  • Release : 06 March 2009
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In Boom and Bust, the authors draw on the natural history of Australia's charismatic birds to explore the relations between fauna, people and environment in a continent where variability is 'normal' and rainfall patterns not always seasonal. They consider changing ideas about deserts and how these have helped us understand birds and their behaviour in this driest of continents. The book describes the responses of animals and plants to environmental variability and stress. It is also a cultural concept, when

Inside SEAL Team Six

Inside SEAL Team Six
  • Author : Don Mann
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release : 28 November 2011
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The Inside Story of America's Ultimate Warriors When Osama bin Laden was assassinated, the entire world was fascinated by the men who had completed the seemingly impossible mission that had dogged the U.S. government for over a decade. SEAL Team 6 became synonymous with heroism, duty, and justice. Only a handful of the elite men who make up the SEALs, the US Navy's best and bravest, survive the legendary and grueling selection process that leads to becoming a member of

Boom Town

Boom Town
  • Author : Sam Anderson
  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release : 21 August 2018
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A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2018 NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR, CHICAGO TRIBUNE, SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, THE ECONOMIST AND DEADSPIN Award-winning journalist Sam Anderson’s long-awaited debut is a brilliant, kaleidoscopic narrative of Oklahoma City—a great American story of civics, basketball, and destiny. Oklahoma City was born from chaos. It was founded in a bizarre but momentous “Land Run” in 1889, when thousands of people lined up along the borders of Oklahoma Territory

Bullshit Jobs

Bullshit Jobs
  • Author : David Graeber
  • Publisher : Simon & Schuster
  • Release : 07 May 2019
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From bestselling writer David Graeber—“a master of opening up thought and stimulating debate” (Slate)—a powerful argument against the rise of meaningless, unfulfilling jobs…and their consequences. Does your job make a meaningful contribution to the world? In the spring of 2013, David Graeber asked this question in a playful, provocative essay titled “On the Phenomenon of Bullshit Jobs.” It went viral. After one million online views in seventeen different languages, people all over the world are still debating the

Legions of Boom

Legions of Boom
  • Author : Oliver Wang
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release : 23 March 2015
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Armed with speakers, turntables, light systems, and records, Filipino American mobile DJ crews, such as Ultimate Creations, Spintronix, and Images, Inc., rocked dance floors throughout the San Francisco Bay Area from the late 1970s through the mid-1990s. In Legions of Boom noted music and pop culture writer and scholar Oliver Wang chronicles this remarkable scene that eventually became the cradle for turntablism. These crews, which were instrumental in helping to create and unify the Bay Area's Filipino American community,

Assessing the Left Turn in Ecuador

Assessing the Left Turn in Ecuador
  • Author : Francisco Sánchez,Simón Pachano
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 05 December 2019
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This book examines the “left turn” in Latin American politics, specifically through the lens of Ecuador and the effects of the Citizens’ Revolution’s actions and public policies on relevant actors and institutions. Through a comprehensive analysis of one country’s turn to the left and the outcomes generated by that process, the authors and editors provide a clearer understanding of the ways in which the popular desire for change (predominant through the region in recent times, as a response

The Capitalist Comeback

The Capitalist Comeback
  • Author : Andrew Puzder
  • Publisher : Center Street
  • Release : 24 April 2018
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Andy Puzder, the former CEO of Carl's Jr. and Hardee's, says that "capitalism" is not a dirty word, and thankfully President Trump understands this; his pro-business policies will bring back economic growth and secure our future. As a successful CEO in the restaurant industry, Andy Puzder uniquely understands how important the profit motive is to our country's ultimate prosperity. Furthermore, as the grandson of immigrants, the son of a car salesman, and someone who worked his way up from earning

Suspect Communities

Suspect Communities
  • Author : Nicole Nguyen
  • Publisher : U of Minnesota Press
  • Release : 29 October 2019
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The first major qualitative study of “countering violent extremism” in key U.S. cities Suspect Communities is a powerful reassessment of the U.S. government’s “countering violent extremism” (CVE) program that has arisen in major cities across the United States since 2011. Drawing on an interpretive qualitative study, it examines how the concept behind CVEaimed at combating homegrown terrorism by engaging Muslim community members, teachers, and religious leaders in monitoring and reporting on young peoplehas been operationalized through the everyday

Spying Blind

Spying Blind
  • Author : Amy B. Zegart
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 17 February 2009
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In this pathbreaking book, Amy Zegart provides the first scholarly examination of the intelligence failures that preceded September 11. Until now, those failures have been attributed largely to individual mistakes. But Zegart shows how and why the intelligence system itself left us vulnerable. Zegart argues that after the Cold War ended, the CIA and FBI failed to adapt to the rise of terrorism. She makes the case by conducting painstaking analysis of more than three hundred intelligence reform recommendations and tracing

Shot, Boom, Score!

Shot, Boom, Score!
  • Author : Justin Brown
  • Publisher : Allen & Unwin
  • Release : 19 January 2021
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Toby eagerly takes up his dad's wager, that if he gets twenty wickets and ten tries by years end he can get a Gamebox V3, but Toby didn't planning on his teacher or the biggest kid in school to root against him.

From Boom to Bubble

From Boom to Bubble
  • Author : Rachel Weber
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 20 November 2015
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During the Great Recession, the housing bubble took much of the blame for bringing the American economy to its knees, but commercial real estate also experienced its own boom-and-bust in the same time period. In Chicago, for example, law firms and corporate headquarters abandoned their historic downtown office buildings for the millions of brand-new square feet that were built elsewhere in the central business district. What causes construction booms like this, and why do they so often leave a glut