The Challenger Launch Decision: Risky Technology, Culture, and Deviance at NASA, Enlarged Edition

When the Space Shuttle Challenger exploded on January 28, 1986, millions of Americans became bound together in a single, historic moment. Many still vividly remember exactly where they were and what they were doing when they heard about the tragedy. Diane Vaughan recreates the steps leading up to that fateful decision, contradicting conventional interpretations to […]

My Private Parts are Private!: A Guide for Teaching Children about Safe Touching

BEST SELLER! My Private Parts are Private! is designed for use by parents, caregivers, counselors, social service staff and protective investigators and can be read to children to help enable discussions about safe touching. It is a storybook to help boys and girls, of different races and ethnic backgrounds learn about protecting their bodies, self-respect […]

Fundamentals of Occupational Safety and Health

The sixth edition of this popular handbook provides a thorough and up-to-date overview of the occupational safety and health field and the issues safety professionals face today, and does so in an accessible and engaging manner. An excellent introductory reference for both students and professionals, Fundamentals of Occupational Safety and Health provides practical information on […]

Wilderness First Aid: A Waterproof Pocket Guide to Common Sense Self Care (Pathfinder Outdoor Survival Guide Series)

Wilderness First Aid covers simple techniques to treat common injuries and sickness in a wilderness situation. This waterproof, folding guide includes great tips and techniques to help you be more comfortable while awaiting rescue or keep you mobile enough to effect self-rescue if required. Be smart, be safe, be skilled. Developed by noted survival expert […]

Survive the Unthinkable: A Total Guide to Women’s Self-Protection

Approximately 1.9 million women are physically assaulted annually in the United States alone. In Survive the Unthinkable, Tim Larkin empowers women to understand that surviving a potential attack isn’t about being physically bigger, faster, or stronger; it’s about knowing how to self-protect, not self-defend. Survive the Unthinkable reveals the effective, proven principles behind Target Focus […]

EMP Survival: :How to Prepare Now and Survive, When an Electromagnetic Pulse Destroys Our Power Grid

Military strategists in four countries have boasted that they can cripple the U.S. with an EMP attack. Other countries have protected their power grids from an EMP attack. The U.S. power grid is still vulnerable. A widespread power outage could take years to restore because the EMP destroys electronics including circuits and transformers. Even unplugged […]

Prepare for Anything (Outdoor Life): 338 Essential Skills

Are you preparing for the collapse of society? Concerned about making it through the next category 4 hurricane? Looking to be less dependent on an increasingly fragile infrastructure? If so, you are definitely not alone. In this timely follow-up to The Ultimate Survival Manual, Prepare for Anything is packed with hundreds of gear recommendations, skills, […]

Survivalist Family Prepared Americans for a Strong America

Just what IS a “survivalist family”? instead of “survivalist family” we could say “prepared family” or talk about “family preparedness” but that is just so politically correct it makes one sick. Just because the media don’t like survivalists and therefore vilify them does not mean we have to change our language. For our purposes, the […]

Electromagnetic Radiation Survival Guide: Step by Step Solutions -Protect Yourself & Family NOW!

Electromagnetic Radiation Survival Guide is a practical and actionable step by step , complete and up to date EMF/EMR detection and protection guide and reference manual. It covers the most important EMF/EMR issues including cell phone & telecommunication towers, smart meters, cell phones, tablets, laptops, Wi-Fi, Blue-tooth, hi voltage power cables, electrical appliances and wiring. […]

The Doctors Book of Home Remedies: Quick Fixes, Clever Techniques, and Uncommon Cures to Get You Feeling Better Fast

When the original Doctors Book of Home Remedies published in 1990, it became the cornerstone of the oldest and arguably the most successful franchise in the history of Rodale Books. Twenty years, ten spinoffs, and millions of copies later, the Doctors Book remains as popular as ever. It’s easy to understand why: Home remedies are […]

Doom Towns: The People and Landscapes of Atomic Testing, A Graphic History (Graphic History Series)

The history of atomic testing is usually told as a story about big technology, big science, and complex global politics. Doom Towns: The People and Landscapes of Atomic Testing explains critical technological developments and the policies that drove weapons innovation within the context of the specific environments and communities where testing actually took place. The […]

Outward Bound Wilderness First-Aid Handbook

It is critical for backcountry travelers to have the ability to handle dangerous situations when they occur. This includes a logical, commonsense approach to injury and illness that takes into account the unique aspects of the wilderness setting. This comprehensive reference book, based on the Wilderness Medical Associates curriculum, clearly explains essential diagnostics and first aid procedures […]

EMT Flashcard Book + Online (EMT Test Preparation)

REA’s EMT Premium Edition Flashcard Book with Online QuizzesRaise your score with 300 must-study test questions!REA’s flashcard book for the EMT exam helps you check your test-readiness and get a high score. Our flashcard book is the perfect refresher and offers a quick and convenient way to practice answering questions while pinpointing your strengths and […]

Outdoor Survival Skills

Outdoor Survival Skills has taught three generations of wilderness adventurers how to survive in nature without expensive purchased equipment, instead drawing on knowledge of the land and carefully tested techniques, many of them ancient, for finding or creating shelter, fire, tools, water, and plant and animal foods. In this new edition, anecdotes from the author’s […]

Krav Maga: An Essential Guide to the Renowned Method–for Fitness and Self-Defense

Master the moves of krav maga?the international self-defense and physical fitness sensationIncreasingly popular around the world, krav maga is the renowned hand-to-hand Martial Arts defense fighting designed by the Israeli military forces. Swift, powerful, and simple, it is an effective method for fending off any kind of attacker?and it is also an amazing workout.Regardless of […]

Safe Kids, Smart Parents: What Parents Need to Know to Keep Their Children Safe

Leading family psychologist and personal therapist to Jaycee Dugard, Rebecca Bailey tells parents how to keep their children safe in this accessible, must-have guidebook, with a foreword by Terry Probyn, Jaycee’s mother.Whether their children are toddlers or teens, six years old or sixteen, whether they live in a rural town, suburb, or a bustling city, […]

Hazardous Materials Awareness And Operations

Each new print copy of Hazardous Materials: Awareness and Operations also includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a complete eBook, Study Center, homework and Assessment Center, and a dashboard that reports actionable data. Experience Navigate 2 today at www.jblnavigate.com/2. A fire fighter’s ability to recognize an incident involving hazardous materials or weapons of mass […]

What Do I Do If…?: How to Get Out of Real-Life Worst-Case Scenarios

As Featured in Entertainment Weekly Easy solutions for life’s toughest scenariosWhen there’s a 1 in 12 million chance of a shark attack occurring and a 1 in 5 chance of bed-bug infestation, it’s easy to see which scenario is worth preparing for. What Do I Do If…? helps you solve the far more common, but […]

Plutopia: Nuclear Families, Atomic Cities, and the Great Soviet and American Plutonium Disasters

While many transnational histories of the nuclear arms race have been written, Kate Brown provides the first definitive account of the great plutonium disasters of the United States and the Soviet Union. In Plutopia, Brown draws on official records and dozens of interviews to tell the extraordinary stories of Richland, Washington and Ozersk, Russia-the first […]

How to Shit Around the World: The Art of Staying Clean and Healthy While Traveling (Travelers’ Tales Guides)

There’s no way, and probably no good reason, to be subtle about it ? diarrhea, parasites, and other gastrointestinal unpleasantries can be part of the price travelers pay for trying to see the world. Fortunately, this frank, witty guide lets world-explorers fight back against their invisible assailants. A noted traveler and writer, Dr. Wilson-Howarth explores […]

The Complete Guide to Public Safety Cycling

The use of bicycles by police, EMS, and security personnel continues to grow along with increased awareness of the benefits of an extremely mobile team of first responders. While the reasons for implementing a bicycle unit may vary, the goal of each agency is the same: to provide assistance to those who need it as […]

Historic Aircraft Wrecks of San Diego County

Clear weather and a natural harbor made San Diego an early aviation hub, but success in flight came with devastating tragedies. The remains of more than four hundred aircrafts lie scattered across the county s deserts and mountains. Experts estimate that dozens more are on the ocean floor off the coast. In 1922, army pilot […]

Advanced First Aid, CPR, And AED (Orange Book)

This manual is developed for use within advanced first aid, CPR, and AED training courses offered through Emergency Care & Safety Institute. Based on the 2015 International Consensus Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Emergency Cardiac Care (ECC), Advanced First Aid, CPR, and AED, Seventh Edition is ideal for use within college-level courses designed to […]

Off the Wall: Death in Yosemite

Gripping accounts of all known fatal mishaps in America’s first protected land of scenic wonders. $ 19.14

How to Shit in the Woods, 3rd Edition: An Environmentally Sound Approach to a Lost Art

It’s the feisty third edition of How to Shit in the Woods, jam-packed with new information for outdoor enthusiasts of every stripe. Hailed in its first edition as “the most important environmental book of the decade” by Books of the Southwest, and in its second as “the real shit” by the late, great, outdoor photographer […]

Wound Care (Quickstudy: Health)

This chart is designed to educate the patient or caregiver about various types of wounds, their prevention and care.   $ 3.22

500 Time-Tested Home Remedies and the Science Behind Them: Ease Aches, Pains, Ailments, and More with Hundreds of Simple and Effective At-Home Treatments

Try These Timeless Treatments Supported by Cutting-Edge Science! Look no further! From insect bites, insomnia, and upset stomach to nasal congestion, stress, and heart health, this authoritative and comprehensive guide offers easy, effective recipes to bolster your resistance to illness, ease aches and pains, and manage minor ailments naturally. The authors explain the science behind […]

Situational Awareness for Emergency Response

Situational awareness is more complex than simply noticing what is happening around you. An emergency responder must capture clues and cues in the emergency environment, make sense of the information, and predict what will happen next.  In Situational Awareness for Emergency Response, Richard Gasaway establishes the foundation of decision making and the role of situational […]

The Swiss Army Knife Book: 63 Outdoor Projects

Woodsman Felix Immler reveals how to build a comfortable camp in the wilderness using nothing more than a pocket knife. Simple natural materials are used for making a waterproof roof, a chair, a bed, a table, a fridge, and an oven, as well as for carving spoons, knifes, and bowls. You can even grill a […]

First Aid (Quickstudy: Health)

Symptoms, treatment and tips for wide range of medical emergencies. Great for home use or the professional as a quick reference or refresher. $ 4.72