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  • Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress


    • ASIN: B073TJBYTB
    • ASIN: B073TJBYTB
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Books

  • One Year After: A John Matherson Novel

    Months before publication, William R. Forstchen’s One Second After was cited on the floor of Congress as a book all Americans should read. This thrilling follow-up to that smash hit begins one year after One Second After ends, two years since nuclear weapons were detonated above the United States and brought America to its knees. After months of suffering starvation, war, and countless deaths, the survivors of Black Mountain, North Carolina, are beginning to recover technology and supplies they had once taken for granted. When a “federal ad... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0765376717
    • ASIN: 0765376717
    • ISBN: 0765376717
    • Brand: Forge Books
    • Manufacturer: Forge Books

  • One Second After (A John Matherson Novel Book 1)


    • ASIN: B002LATV16
    • ASIN: B002LATV16
    • Brand: Unknown
    • Manufacturer: Forge Books

  • Strategic Relocation: North American Guide to Safe Places, 3rd Edition

    This is the long-awaited update of Mr. Skousen's classic book on relocation for security. Nearly 3/4 of this 3rd Edition is rewritten and it is expanded to 349 pages. In the process, the authors created all new graphics, charts and tables. There is also a new section on international retreat potential and 200 additional pages of analysis on every state and province of the US and Candada, complete with color maps. The maps are chock full of detail, including private and public land use, satellite terrain features, military target areas, roads an... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1568612621
    • ASIN: 1568612621
    • ISBN: 1568612621
    • Manufacturer: Joel Skousen Designs

  • The Moscow Offensive: A Novel (Brad McLanahan Book 4)

    “For the Tom Clancy crowd, Brown remains the go-to guy.”   — BooklistOn a remote island estate, a billionaire investor sells his air freight company to the devious president of Russia, Gennadiy Gryzlov. The Russians are plotting to use these massive private planes to secretly transport dangerous cargo into the United States.The inept American president, Stacy Anne Barbeau, has failed to account for the Russian threat. Top-notch aviator Brad McLanahan and the elite Iron Wolf Squadron have joined forces with the Alliance of Free Nations... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B07192GS58
    • ASIN: B07192GS58
    • Manufacturer: William Morrow

  • The Perfect Weapon: War, Sabotage, and Fear in the Cyber Age

    “An important—and deeply sobering—new book about cyberwarfare” (Nicholas Kristof, New York Times), now updated with a new chapter.The Perfect Weapon is the startling inside story of how the rise of cyberweapons transformed geopolitics like nothing since the invention of the atomic bomb. Cheap to acquire, easy to deny, and usable for a variety of malicious purposes, cyber is now the weapon of choice for democracies, dictators, and terrorists. Two presidents—Bush and Obama—drew first blood with Operation Olympic Games, which used mal... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B076Z29HG7
    • ASIN: B076Z29HG7
    • Manufacturer: Broadway Books

  • Periodic Tales: A Cultural History of the Elements, from Arsenic to Zinc

    In the spirit of A Short History of Nearly Everything comes Periodic Tales. Award-winning science writer Hugh Andersey-Williams offers readers a captivating look at the elements—and the amazing, little-known stories behind their discoveries. Periodic Tales is an energetic and wide-ranging book of innovations and innovators, of superstition and science and the myriad ways the chemical elements are woven into our culture, history, and language. It will delight readers of Genome, Einstein’s Dreams, Longitude, and The Age of Wonder.  ... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0061824739
    • ASIN: 0061824739
    • ISBN: 0061824739
    • Brand: Ecco Press
    • Manufacturer: Ecco

  • Full Body Burden: Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats

    Full Body Burden is Kristen Iversen's story of growing up in a small Colorado town close to Rocky Flats, a secret nuclear weapons plant. It's also a book about the destructive power of secrets—both family secrets and government secrets. Her father's hidden liquor bottles, the strange cancers in children in the neighborhood, the truth about what they made at Rocky Flats—best not to inquire too deeply into any of it. But as Iversen grew older, she began to ask questions and discovered some disturbing realities.     As this memoir unfolds... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0307955656
    • ASIN: 0307955656
    • ISBN: 0307955656
    • Brand: Brand: Broadway Books
    • Manufacturer: Broadway Books

  • The Final Day: A John Matherson Novel

    A major release in the New York Times bestselling One Second After series, set in an alternate America rebuilding after an electromagnetic pulse, this is William R. Forstchen's The Final Day.Since the detonation of nuclear weapons above the United States more than two years ago, the small town of Black Mountain, North Carolina has suffered famine, civil war, and countless deaths. Now, after defeating a new, tyrannical federal government, John Matherson and his community intend to restore their world to what it was before the EMP apocalypse. For... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B01F20E7GU
    • ASIN: B01F20E7GU
    • Brand: Unknown
    • Manufacturer: Forge Books

  • Foundation and Empire

    The Foundation novels of Isaac Asimov are one of the great masterworks of science fiction. Unsurpassed for their unique blend of nonstop action, daring ideas, and extensive world-building, they chronicle the struggle of a courageous group of men and women to preserve humanity’s light against an inexorable tide of darkness and violence. Led by its founding father, the great psychohistorian Hari Seldon, and taking advantage of its superior science and technology, the Foundation has survived the greed and barbarism of its neighboring warrior-pla... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0553293370
    • ASIN: 0553293370
    • ISBN: 9780553293371
    • Brand: Asimov, Isaac
    • Manufacturer: Spectra

  • Whole Earth Discipline: Why Dense Cities, Nuclear Power, Transgenic Crops, Restored Wildlands, and Geoengineering Are Necessary

    "This is a very scary book by a very bright man, offering a picture of humanity's future that is both ominous and exhilarating." -Edward O. Wilson This eye-opening book by the legendary author of the National Book Award-winning Whole Earth Catalog persuasively details a new approach to our stewardship of the planet. Lifelong ecologist and futurist Stewart Brand relies on scientific rigor to shatter myths concerning nuclear energy, urbanization, genetic engineering, and other controversial subjects, showing exactly where the sources of our di... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0143118285
    • ASIN: 0143118285
    • ISBN: 0143118285
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Books

  • Contesting the Future of Nuclear Power: A Critical Global Assessment of Atomic Energy

    This book provides a concise but rigorous appraisal about the future of nuclear power and the presumed nuclear renaissance. It does so by assessing the technical, economic, environmental, political, and social risks related to all aspects of the nuclear fuel cycle, from uranium mills and mines to nuclear reactors and spent fuel storage facilities. In each case, the book argues that the costs of nuclear power significantly outweigh its benefits. It concludes by calling for investments in renewable energy and energy efficiency as a better path to... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 981432275X
    • ASIN: 981432275X
    • ISBN: 981432275X
    • Manufacturer: World Scientific Pub Co Inc

  • Lines in the Sand: Post Apocalyptic EMP Survival Fiction (The Lone Star Series Book 3)

    As America suffered, Borders were defined and Lines in the Sand were drawn. Cross them ... you suffer the consequences. The critically acclaimed Lone Star Series continues with LINES IN THE SAND. Author Bobby Akart masterfully intertwines historical fact with plausible fiction in this post apocalyptic EMP survival fiction series that continues to follow the saga of the Armstrong family, Texas ranchers who have prepared for the worst, but now must deal with those who have not. Major and Lucy Armstrong's four children are spread around the glo... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B079WBV4RK
    • ASIN: B079WBV4RK

  • Energy and Civilization: A History (The MIT Press)

    A comprehensive account of how energy has shaped society throughout history, from pre-agricultural foraging societies through today's fossil fuel–driven civilization."I wait for new Smil books the way some people wait for the next 'Star Wars' movie. In his latest book, Energy and Civilization: A History, he goes deep and broad to explain how innovations in humans' ability to turn energy into heat, light, and motion have been a driving force behind our cultural and economic progress over the past 10,000 years.—Bill Gates, Gates Notes, Best B... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B072FH69YH
    • ASIN: B072FH69YH
    • Brand: Unknown
    • Manufacturer: The MIT Press

  • The Japanese Empire: Grand Strategy from the Meiji Restoration to the Pacific War

    The Japanese experience of war from the late-nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century presents a stunning example of the meteoric rise and shattering fall of a great power. As Japan modernized and became the one non-European great power, its leaders concluded that an empire on the Asian mainland required the containment of Russia. Japan won the First Sino-Japanese War (1894-5) and the Russo-Japanese War (1904-5) but became overextended in the Second Sino-Japanese War (1931-45), which escalated, with profound consequences, into World War II. A co... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1107676169
    • ASIN: 1107676169
    • ISBN: 9781107676169
    • Manufacturer: Cambridge University Press

  • Midnight in Chernobyl : The Untold Story of the World's Greatest Nuclear Disaster

    Journalist Adam Higginbotham's definitive, years-in-the-making account of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster--and a powerful investigation into how propaganda, secrecy, and myth have obscured the true story of one of the twentieth century's greatest disasters.

    • UPC: 416381823
    • Rating: 4.714

  • The Day the World Went Nuclear : Dropping the Atom Bomb and the End of World War II in the Pacific

    Adapted from Bill O'Reilly's historical thriller Killing the Rising Sun, with characteristically gripping storytelling, this story explores the decision to use the atom bomb and the end of World War II in the

    • UPC: 55600055

  • Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power (DVD)

    Admiral Hyman G. Rickover was a flamboyant maverick and a unique American hero. When few thought it possible, then-Captain Rickover harnessed the power of the atom, ultimately transforming the Navy and changing the course of

    • UPC: 46597111
    • Model: PBSDRIBN601D
    • Color: YOther
    • Rating: 4.0

  • Exploring the World of Physics : From Simple Machines to Nuclear Energy

    The latest installment of the wildly successful Exploring series, this textbook supplement explains physics in remarkably clear detail. Complemented with black-and-white illustrations, the book uses ordinary speech to explain the concepts of physics. The author

    • UPC: 25799629

  • Power to Save the World : The Truth About Nuclear Energy

    An informed look at the myths and fears surrounding nuclear energy, and a practical, politically realistic solution to global warming and our energy needs. Faced by the world's oil shortages and curious about alternative energy

    • UPC: 9718910

  • Bomb Scare : The History and Future of Nuclear Weapons

    Beginning with the atomic discoveries of the 1930s, Joseph Cirincione unravels the science, strategy, and politics that have fueled the development of nuclear stockpiles and increased the chance of a nuclear terrorist attack. He also

    • UPC: 9120848
    • Rating: 3.0

  • The Means of Reproduction : Sex, Power, and the Future of the World

    In this groundbreaking work of investigative journalism, the author of the "New York Times" bestseller "Kingdom Coming" exposes the global war on women's reproductive rights and its disastrous and unreported

    • UPC: 11987403

  • The Future of War : Power, Technology and American World Dominance in the Twenty-first Century

    The authors make a brilliant case that the 21st century will be the American Century, with America's global power associated with a revolution in weaponry and warfare. In "The Future of War", the Friedman's contend

    • UPC: 25679486
    • Rating: 3.0

  • Nuclear 2.0 : Why a Green Future Needs Nuclear Power

    By making use of the latest in world energy statistics, author Mark Lynas shows that with wind and solar still at only about one percent of global primary energy, looking to renewable energy as a

    • UPC: 29645871

  • Meltdown! : The Nuclear Disaster in Japan and Our Energy Future

    In accessible language and with a you-are-there feel, this book describes the Japanese nuclear disaster of March 2011, explaining the basics of reactor science and technology so readers understand what went wrong at the Fukushima

    • UPC: 810071284
    • Rating: 3.5

  • Thorium and the Future of Nuclear Energy

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