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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: report, attack, president, congress, terrorist, towers, forces, deployed, abroad, khobar, protection
Number of Pages: 175
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 078813910X
ISBN-13: 9780788139109

Report by the Sec. of Defense on the threat of sophisticated organized terrorism against U.S. overseas forces. He announces major changes in the approach to force protection, and the placement of the threat of terrorism as one of the important considerations to be weighed when deciding how best to undertake a deployment. Appendix contains the Downing Report; the Defense Special Weapons Agency Report of the Khobar Towers Bomb Damage; the memo assigning responsibility for force protection, etc. Includes an 11-page report by Sen. Arlen Specter after a fact-finding trip to Saudi Arabia and a staff

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: towers, phone, cellular, guide, community
Number of Pages: 49
Published: 1997-12-01
ISBN-10: 0788145487
ISBN-13: 9780788145483

Will help consumers mobilize against the placement of cellular transmission facilities where they believe such placement would adversely affect their health, safety, property values or the aesthetics of the community. Contents: what's a Cellular Phone Towers (CPT)? how are cellular sites regulated? why oppose CPTs in your community? how to oppose CPTs; how communities are fighting CPTs; sample language of town ordinances on CPTs; making your case at a local hearing; getting people involved; one woman's story; common arguments for & against CPTs; sample letters & petition; glossary; resources f

Author: Diane Publishing Staff
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: control, towers, traffic, airport, discontinuance, criteria, establishment
Number of Pages: 55
Published: 1998-03-01
ISBN-10: 0788147900
ISBN-13: 9780788147906

Presents the criteria and computation methods used in determining eligibility of terminal locations for VFR tower establishment and discontinuance based on economic analysis of the costs and benefits of airport traffic control towers. It also summarizes the results of an application of these methods to 4,070 airports in the U.S. based on current forecasts of future aviation activity, comparing the present value of VFR tower benefits at a site with the present value of VFR tower costs over a 15-year time frame. Tables and references.

Author: Federal Construction Council. Task Group T-8 on Co
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: prepared, edited, report, condensers, towers, evaporative, cooling
Number of Pages: 78
Published: 1957
eBookDB-ID: NAP:09603

Author: Hadi Ghaemi
Publisher: Human Rights Watch
Keywords: workers, united, arab, emirates, construction, exploitation, towers, cheating, building, migrant
Number of Pages: 69
Published: 2006

Author: Martin S. Kramer
Publisher: Washington Institute for Near East Policy
Keywords: policy, papers, washington, institute, east, america, studies, sand, towers, failure, middle, eastern, ivory
Number of Pages: 137
Published: 2001-10-01
ISBN-10: 0944029493
ISBN-13: 9780944029497

On campuses throughout the United States, thousands of professors study and teach the Middle East. They fill the pages of journals, the shelves of libraries, and the minds of students with their paradigms, theories, and predictions. In Middle East crises, the media seek their opinions. Their enterprise is deemed a national resource: the federal government subsidizes over a dozen academic centers devoted to the Middle East. Yet for the past twenty years, Middle Eastern studies in America have been factories of error. The academics, blinded by their own prejudices and enslaved to the fashions

Author: Bryan Lindenberger
Publisher: Bryan Lindenberger
Keywords: legends
Number of Pages: 165
Published: 2010-12-17
ISBN-10: 1456481819
ISBN-13: 9781456481810

13 Tales of Myth, Magic, and Deceit Did kings really lock princesses in high towers?Did priests perform wedding ceremonies for crocodiles?Would villagers raise a bear as one of their own? Legends 13 explores these and other strange practices of medieval and ancient cultures. Ranging from mystical rites to legends of earth and clay, the stories pit king against wizard, trickster against the gods.
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