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The United States Army in South Vietnam By United States. Department
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PAM 360-234 The United States Army in South Vietnam 1968-09 "This pamphlet concerns the United States Army in South Vietnam­ the military purpose, the kind of war being fought, and the... More > nature of the enemy."< Less
Civil RICO: A Manual for Federal Attorneys By United States Department of Justice
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The Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (commonly referred to as RICO Act or RICO) is a United States federal law that provides for extended criminal penalties and a civil cause of... More > action for acts performed as part of an ongoing criminal organization. RICO was enacted by section 901(a) of the Organized Crime Control Act of 1970. RICO is codified as Chapter 96 of Title 18 of the United States Code, 18 U.S.C. § 1961–1968. While it’s intended use was to prosecute the Mafia as well as others who were actively engaged in organized crime, its application has been more widespread. Under RICO, a person who is a member of an enterprise that has committed any two of 35 crimes—27 federal crimes and 8 state crimes—within a 10-year period can be charged with racketeering. Those found guilty of racketeering can be fined up to $25,000 and sentenced to 20 years in prison per racketeering count.< Less
Battlefield of the Cold War The Nevada Test Site: Volume I Atmospheric Nuclear Weapons Testing 1951-1963 By United States Department of Energy
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Charlie promised to be a “Big Shot,” as the press dubbed the nation’s twenty-fifth nuclear weapons test. With a projected explosive yield equivalent to thirty-three kilotons of TNT,... More > Charlie would be the largest test conducted to date at the Nevada Proving Ground, formerly—and again to be—the Nevada Test Site. Charlie also was big in the sense that for the first time a nuclear weapons test would be held as an “open” shot that allowed a significant degree of public access. For the first time, as well, ground and airborne troops would conduct military maneuvers on a simulated nuclear battlefield following the shot. By 9:00 a.m. on April 22, 1952, at H-hour minus thirty minutes,* all was ready and in place for Charlie. Hundreds of observers, dignitaries, and reporters, previously banned from the site, had gathered on a small hill newly christened “News Nob,” about nine miles south of ground zero, to await the blast.< Less
Climate Change, Carbon, and Forestry in Northwestern North America: Proceedings of a Workshop November 14 - 15, 2001 Orcas Island, Washington By United States Department of Agriculture
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Forest resource issues have been on the front page of newspapers in northwestern North America for the past two decades. Superimposed on the complexity of managing ecosystems is growing concern about... More > increasing temperatures and other aspects of changes in the atmospheric environment. Managers of public and private forestlands face increasing pressures to include climate change issues, particularly the disposition of carbon, in long term management plans. Management, economic and policy approaches to carbon flows in natural resources are evolving rapidly.< Less
Office of the Solicitor General citation Manual (Revised April 2014) By United States Department of Justice
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The revised office of the solicitor general citation manual is designed to showcase only the ways in which the OSG citation style differs from the 19th edition of the blue-book, or where a blue-book... More > rule needs emphasizing due to common errors. where a rule is not listed below, it can be assumed that the blue-book rule governs. where a rule is listed below, the rule is designed to supplement the blue-book rule, not replace it.< Less
Raising Native Plants in Nurseries: Basic Concepts By United States Department of Agriculture
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This booklet was written for the novice who wants to grow native plants and may also wonder what is involved in starting a nursery. If you think that operating your own native plant nursery as a... More > business is your calling, then this manual, and particularly this first chapter, can help you move forward. If, however, you plan to grow native plants for fun, perhaps for use around your home or as a science fair project, this manual can still give you the basic information required for you to be successful, and all the concepts provided in this chapter are still applicable.< Less
Tomato Diseases By United States Department of Agriculture
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Tomato Diseases And Their Control by S.P. Doolittle, A.L. Taylor, L.L. Danielson. USDA Agricultural Handbook CONTENTS Types of diseases Diseases caused by bacteria and fungi
International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) - (22 CFR 120-130) - Updated as of January 1, 2013 By Department of State
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Section 38 of the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2778), as amended, authorizes the President to control the export and import of defense articles and defense services. The statutory authority of... More > the President to promulgate regulations with respect to exports of defense articles and defense services was delegated to the Secretary of State by Executive Order 11958, as amended. This subchapter implements that authority. Portions of this subchapter also implement the Defense Trade Cooperation Treaty between the United States and the United Kingdom. (Note, however, that the Treaty is not the source of authority for the prohibitions in part 127, but instead is the source of one limitation on the scope of such prohibitions.) By virtue of delegations of authority by the Secretary of State, these regulations are primarily administered by the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Defense Trade and Regional Security and the Managing Director of Defense Trade Controls, Bureau of Political-Military Affairs.< Less
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Fresh out of college, Jeremiah Abundo lands his first job working in one of the most challenging state child welfare agencies in the country. Through his unforgettable experiences as a Child... More > Protective Investigator (CPI) and a host of people he encounters along the way, he tries to maintain a semblance of balance between his demanding job and his personal life. Quintavia "Queen" Collins is a brilliant, young junior attending the heralded Miami Northwestern Senior High Medical and Allied Health Science Program. A dutiful daughter and wonderful big sister, her life is forever altered in the Winter of 2000. When these two dynamic people meet, they will never be the same. THE DEPARTMENT also provides insight on how it really is working in one of the most difficult, selfless fields imaginable. A must read for all child welfare professionals and those who are contemplating entering the field! THE DEPARTMENT is a perfect read for anyone interested in discovering the beauty of human perseverance.< Less
Bayonet By United States. War Department
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"The will to meet and destroy the enemy in hand-to-hand combat is the spirit of the bayonet. It springs from the fighter's confidence, courage, and grim determination, and is the result of... More > vigorous training. Through training, the fighting instinct of the individual soldier is developed to the highest point. The will to use the bayonet first appears in the trainee when he begins to handle it with facility, and increases as his confidence grows. The full development of his physical prowess and complete confidence in his weapon culminates in the final expression of the spirit of the bayonet — fierce and relentless destruction of the enemy. For the enemy,< Less