The Science Officer Omnibus 1

Autor: Blaze Ward
Publisher: Knotted Road Press
ISBN: 9781943663491
File Size: 48,43 MB
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The first four novellas of Blaze Ward's Science Officer series collected together for the first time! Javier lives quite happily on his long-range scout. Alone. Away from everyone, with his chickens, his fruit trees, and Suvi, an artificial intelligence who keeps him company and runs the ship. When space pirates attack Javier's ship, they get much more than they bargained for. Much more. Join Javier Aritza, a sarcastic and quirky hero, in the first four novellas of the Science Officer, a fast-paced, action-packed science fiction series. Included in omnibus 1: "The Science Officer" "The Mindfield" "The Gilded Cage" "The Pleasure Dome" Part of the Alexandria Station universe.

The Science Officer Omnibus 2

Autor: Blaze Ward
Publisher: Knotted Road Press
ISBN: 9781943663675
File Size: 43,51 MB
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Javier enjoys life as a pirate, for the most part. The crew welcomes him. The Captain relies on him. One of these days, he will even get around to killing Djamila Sykora. Awesome. Until Valko Slavkov decides to start a war and comes after Storm Gauntlet. Javier must decide what to do with his life, because the war will not be settled easily, and he will need Zakhar's help. And Suvi. And Djamila. Because when Javier gets angry, the whole Concord will take notice. Javier Aritza, our sarcastic and quirky hero, returns for the next four novellas of the Science Officer, a fast-paced, action-packed science fiction series. Included in Omnibus #2 "The Doomsday Vault" "The Last Flagship" "The Hammerfield Gambit" "The Hammerfield Payoff" Part of the Alexandria Station universe.


Autor: David O. Dodge
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
ISBN: 9780870216138
File Size: 44,59 MB
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This book is designed to introduce the student to some of the basic knowledge required of a naval officer. The midshipman or officer candidate must acquire and demonstrate many of the skills described in the text early in his or her career.

The Privacy Officer S Handbook

Autor: Mary D. Brandt
Publisher: HC Pro, Inc.
ISBN: 1601461313
File Size: 31,98 MB
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The Privacy Officer's Handbook is a comprehensive guide that uses real-life situations illustrating a variety of privacy concerns to help your organization comply with HIPAA regulations. Author Mary D. Brandt, a noted expert in the areas of patient privacy, information security, and regulatory compliance, offers practical advice that tells you exactly how to incorporate solid HIPAA practices at your organization.

The Science Of Bombing

Autor: Randall Thomas Wakelam
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 1442693436
File Size: 17,68 MB
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After suffering devastating losses in the early stages of the Second World War, the United Kingdom's Royal Air Force established an Operational Research Section within bomber command in order to drastically improve the efficiency of bombing missions targeting Germany. In The Science of Bombing,Randall Wakelam explores the work of civilian scientists who found critical solutions to the navigational and target-finding problems and crippling losses that initially afflicted the RAF. Drawing on previously unexamined files that re-assess the efficacy of strategic bombing from tactical and technical perspectives, Wakelam reveals the important role scientific research and advice played in operational planning and how there existed a remarkable intellectual flexibility at Bomber Command. A fascinating glimpse into military strategy and decision-making, The Science of Bombing will find a wide audience among those interested in air power history as well as military strategists, air force personnel, and aviation historians.

The Officer

Autor: M Pax
Publisher: Alasdair C Shaw
File Size: 68,15 MB
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Being an officer means balancing many conflicting demands. Making the wrong decision can have serious consequences. It takes a special kind of person to cope with the responsibility. The Officer is an anthology of eleven science fiction short stories by writers from across the globe. It is part of the Newcomer series of scifi anthologies. The stories are:- Duty by Alasdair Shaw Patchworker 2.0 by M Pax Totaled by Benjamin Douglas Lucky Star by A R Knight There Comes a Time by J J Green Red Fortitude by Eddie R Hicks Pithos by Mark Gardner A Step on the Path by Tom Germann Rituals by Rick Partlow First Generation by Adrien Walker The Grape Thieves by Corrie Garrett

Nasa S Scientist Astronauts

Autor: Shayler David
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 0387493875
File Size: 14,38 MB
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This book provides unique access to the story of how scientists were accepted into the American Space Programme, and reveals how, after four difficult decades, the role of the heroic test pilot astronaut has been replaced by men and women who are science orientated space explorers.

Officer Dan Looks For Clues

Autor: Daniel Anselment
ISBN: 9780988476608
File Size: 17,36 MB
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Illustrations and text describe different clues police officers look for at a crime scene.

Handbook For Science Public Information Officers

Autor: W. Matthew Shipman
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022617963X
File Size: 52,12 MB
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Whether sharing a spectacular shot from a deep-space probe, announcing a development in genetic engineering, or crafting an easy-to-reference list of cancer risk factors, science public information officers, or PIOs, serve as scientific liaisons, connecting academic, nonprofit, government, and other research organizations with the public. And as traditional media outlets cut back on their science coverage, PIOs are becoming a vital source for science news. W. Matthew Shipman’s Handbook for Science Public Information Officers covers all aspects of communication strategy and tactics for members of this growing specialty. It includes how to pitch a story, how to train researchers to navigate interviews, how to use social media effectively, and how to respond to a crisis. The handbook offers a wealth of practical advice while teaching science PIOs how to think critically about what they do and how they do it, so that they will be prepared to take advantage of any situation, rather than being overwhelmed by it. For all science communicators—whether they’re starting their careers, crossing over from journalism or the research community, or professional communicators looking to hone their PIO skills—Shipman’s Handbook for Science Public Information Officers will become their go-to reference.

The Science Of Crime Scenes

Autor: Max M. Houck
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 012386464X
File Size: 53,26 MB
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The recent National Research Council's report on forensic science calls for more fundamental education and training in the science behind the discipline. Nowhere is this need greater than in crime scene investigations. Long seen as merely "bagging and tagging," crime scene investigation and processing is now a complex process, involving numerous sciences and methods. The Science of Crime Scenes addresses the science behind the scenes and demonstrates the latest methods and technologies in depth. The Science of Crime Scenes covers the philosophy of crime scenes as historical events, the personnel involved at a scene (including the media), the detection of criminal traces and their reconstruction, and special crime scenes, such as mass disasters and terroristic events. Written by an international trio of authors with decades of crime scene experience, The Science of Crime Scenes is the next generation of crime scene textbooks. * Offers a science-based approach to crime scene investigation * Includes in-depth coverage of disasters and mass murder, terror crime scenes, and CBRN (chemical, biological, radioactive and nuclear) - not covered in any other text * Written by an international trio of authors with decades of crime scene experience * Instructor website with lecture slides, test bank and case reports and a student companion site with study questions and image collection