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Product Description: In 1993, the United States signed the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC), an international treaty outlawing the production, stockpiling, and use of chemical weapons. The chemical weapons stockpiles at five of the U.S. chemical weapons storage sites have now been destroyed...read more
By National Academy Press (corporate author)

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9780309376402 | Natl Academy Pr, October 5, 2015, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: In 1993, the United States signed the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC), an international treaty outlawing the production, stockpiling, and use of chemical weapons.

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Product Description: From 1962 to 1971, the US military sprayed herbicides over Vietnam to strip the thick jungle canopy that could conceal opposition forces, to destroy crops that those forces might depend on, and to clear tall grasses and bushes from the perimeters of US base camps and outlying fire-support bases...read more
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9780309288866 | 1 edition (Natl Academy Pr, December 31, 2014), cover price $146.00 | About this edition: From 1962 to 1971, the US military sprayed herbicides over Vietnam to strip the thick jungle canopy that could conceal opposition forces, to destroy crops that those forces might depend on, and to clear tall grasses and bushes from the perimeters of US base camps and outlying fire-support bases.

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Product Description: From a military operational standpoint, surprise is an event or capability that could affect the outcome of a mission or campaign for which preparations are not in place. By definition, it is not possible to truly anticipate surprise...read more
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9780309278379 | Natl Academy Pr, January 14, 2014, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: From a military operational standpoint, surprise is an event or capability that could affect the outcome of a mission or campaign for which preparations are not in place.

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Product Description: The Republic of Indonesia, home to over 240 million people, is the world's fourth most populous nation. Ethnically, culturally, and economically diverse, the Indonesian people are broadly dispersed across an archipelago of more than 13,000 islands...read more
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9780309290760 | 1 edition (Natl Academy Pr, January 9, 2014), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: The Republic of Indonesia, home to over 240 million people, is the world's fourth most populous nation.

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Product Description: The charge of the Army Research Laboratory Technical Assessment Board (ARLTAB) is to provide biennial assessments of the scientific and technical quality of the research, development, and analysis programs at the Army Research Laboratory (ARL)...read more
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9780309268998, titled "Assessment of the Army Research Laboratory 2011-2012: 2011-2012" | Natl Academy Pr, December 31, 2013, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The charge of the Army Research Laboratory Technical Assessment Board (ARLTAB) is to provide biennial assessments of the scientific and technical quality of the research, development, and analysis programs at the Army Research Laboratory (ARL).

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9780309270625 | Natl Academy Pr, December 31, 2013, cover price $45.00

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9780309268646 | Natl Academy Pr, December 31, 2013, cover price $52.00

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Product Description: Increasing renewable energy development, both within the United States and abroad, has rekindled interest in the potential for marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) resources to contribute to electricity generation. These resources derive from ocean tides, waves, and currents; temperature gradients in the ocean; and free-flowing rivers and streams...read more
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9780309269995 | Natl Academy Pr, December 31, 2013, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Increasing renewable energy development, both within the United States and abroad, has rekindled interest in the potential for marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) resources to contribute to electricity generation.

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Product Description: The passive, receive-only Radio Astronomy Service (RAS) and the Earth Exploration-Satellite Service (EESS) provide otherwise impossible scientific observations of the Universe and Earth through the use of advanced receiver technology with extreme sensitivity and the employment of complex noise reduction algorithms...read more
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9780309161053 | Natl Academy Pr, December 30, 2013, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The passive, receive-only Radio Astronomy Service (RAS) and the Earth Exploration-Satellite Service (EESS) provide otherwise impossible scientific observations of the Universe and Earth through the use of advanced receiver technology with extreme sensitivity and the employment of complex noise reduction algorithms.

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Product Description: On November 19, 2001 the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) was created as a separate entity within the U.S. Department of Transportation through the Aviation and Transportation Security Act. The act also mandated that all checked baggage on U...read more
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9780309214797 | Natl Academy Pr, August 31, 2013, cover price $41.00 | About this edition: On November 19, 2001 the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) was created as a separate entity within the U.

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Product Description: In anticipation of future environmental science and engineering challenges and technologic advances, EPA asked the National Research Council (NRC) to assess the overall capabilities of the agency to develop, obtain, and use the best available scientific and technologic information and tools to meet persistent, emerging, and future mission challenges and opportunities...read more
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9780309264891 | Natl Academy Pr, December 31, 2012, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: In anticipation of future environmental science and engineering challenges and technologic advances, EPA asked the National Research Council (NRC) to assess the overall capabilities of the agency to develop, obtain, and use the best available scientific and technologic information and tools to meet persistent, emerging, and future mission challenges and opportunities.

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Product Description: Tide gauges show that global sea level has risen about 7 inches during the 20th century, and recent satellite data show that the rate of sea-level rise is accelerating. As Earth warms, sea levels are rising mainly because ocean water expands as it warms; and water from melting glaciers and ice sheets is flowing into the ocean...read more
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9780309255943 | Natl Academy Pr, December 31, 2012, cover price $54.00 | About this edition: Tide gauges show that global sea level has risen about 7 inches during the 20th century, and recent satellite data show that the rate of sea-level rise is accelerating.

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Product Description: The goal of the U.S. Department of Defense's (DoD's) Chemical and Biological Defense Program (CBDP) is to provide support and world-class capabilities enabling he U.S. Armed Forces to fight and win decisively in chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear (CBRN) environments...read more
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9780309265355 | Natl Academy Pr, December 31, 2012, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The goal of the U.

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Product Description: Chronic diseases are common and costly, yet they are also among the most preventable health problems. Comprehensive and accurate disease surveillance systems are needed to implement successful efforts which will reduce the burden of chronic diseases on the U...read more
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9780309212168 | 1 edition (Natl Academy Pr, December 31, 2011), cover price $49.50 | About this edition: Chronic diseases are common and costly, yet they are also among the most preventable health problems.

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Product Description: As the United States continues to be a nation of immigrants and their children, the nation's school systems face increased enrollments of students whose primary language is not English. With the 2001 reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) in the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB), the allocation of federal funds for programs to assist these students to be proficient in English became formula-based: 80 percent on the basis of the population of children with limited English proficiency1 and 20 percent on the basis of the population of recently immigrated children and youth...read more
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9780309186582 | Natl Academy Pr, December 1, 2011, cover price $34.50 | About this edition: As the United States continues to be a nation of immigrants and their children, the nation's school systems face increased enrollments of students whose primary language is not English.

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By National Academy Press (corporate author)

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9780309300964 | 1 edition (Natl Academy Pr, December 31, 2014), cover price $72.00
9780309219877 | 1 edition (Natl Academy Pr, September 28, 2011), cover price $65.25

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