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Author: John P. Hutton (au)
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: reassess, deepwater, program, efforts, management, observations, acquisition, guard, coast
Number of Pages: 18
Published:
ISBN-10: 1437984797
ISBN-13: 9781437984798
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Author: Katherine Siggerud
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: economy, fuel, average, standards, corporate, preliminary, vehicle, passenger, observations
Number of Pages: 22
Published: 2007-09-01
ISBN-10: 1422315843
ISBN-13: 9781422315842

Efforts to reduce oil consumption will need to include the transportation sector. For ex., several members of Congress have introduced bills proposing changes to the corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) program. This program includes mile per gallon standards for light trucks & cars that manufacturers must meet for vehicles sold in this country. This testimony describes: (1) recent & proposed changes to CAFE standards; (2) observations about the recent changes, the existing CAFE program, & the Nat. Hwy. Traffic Safety Admin¿s. capabilities to further restructure CAFE standards; & (3) initial
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Author: Robert D. Murphy
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: aircraft, average, reduce, modernization, tactical, plans
Number of Pages: 76
Published: 2001-07-01
ISBN-10: 0756713234
ISBN-13: 9780756713232

As the DoD enters the 21st century, the average ages of its mil. weapon systems & equipment are increasing, primarily because DoD has not routinely replaced equipment purchased during the Cold War era. In Nov. 2000, the DoD was briefed on this analysis of whether DoD's tactical aircraft modernization plans will permit the Navy (incl. the Marine Corps) & AF to reduce the average age of tactical aircraft. During the briefing, the following observations were made concerning: (1) the consistency & reliability of info. used to determine the impact of aging on aircraft, & (2) the extension of the li
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Author: Henry Gratton
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: chinaman
Number of Pages: 342
Published: 2007-01-01
ISBN-10: 1429005394
ISBN-13: 9781429005395

Compared, in the Preface by Henry Pearson Gratton, to Mrs. Trollope's "The Domestic Manners of the American's, this work is applauded for its "caustic [and] amusing treatment of America and Americans." Selected from a series of letters written to a friend in China between 1892 and 1902, the observations contained within this 1904 work showcase the anonymous man's observations of American manners and mores. In the juxtaoposition of Gratton's Preface with the passages written by the unnamed Chinaman, one can see the prejudices each countryman held for members of the other's society. This is not
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Author: Henry Gratton
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: chinaman
Number of Pages: 344
Published: 2007-01-31
ISBN-10: 1429005386
ISBN-13: 9781429005388

Compared, in the Preface by Henry Pearson Gratton, to Mrs. Trollope's "The Domestic Manners of the American's, this work is applauded for its "caustic [and] amusing treatment of America and Americans." Selected from a series of letters written to a friend in China between 1892 and 1902, the observations contained within this 1904 work showcase the anonymous man's observations of American manners and mores. In the juxtaoposition of Gratton's Preface with the passages written by the unnamed Chinaman, one can see the prejudices each countryman held for members of the other's society. This is not
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Author: Stanley J. Czerwinski
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: rebuilding, perspectives, observations, coast, gulf, federal, coordinator, office
Number of Pages: 25
Published: 2009-08
ISBN-10: 1437915205
ISBN-13: 9781437915204

In Nov. 2005, the President issued an executive order establishing the Office of the Fed. Coordinator for Gulf Coast Rebuilding (OFC) with the broad mission of supporting recovery efforts following Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Given their vast size and impact, these storms presented unprecedented rebuilding challenges to federal, state, and local officials which, combined with concerns about the lack of coordination in the government¿s initial response to the disaster, precipitated the creation of the OFC. This report: (1) describes the functions the Coordinator has performed; (2) obtains sta
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Author: C. A. Middleton
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: observations, techniques, vitro, locomotion, cell
Number of Pages: 180
Published: 1984-03
ISBN-10: 0520052099
ISBN-13: 9780520052093
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