Generation Citizen: The Power of Youth in Our Politics [Audiobook]
Generation Citizen: The Power of Youth in Our Politics by Scott Warren
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 1.9 MB
Overview: Required reading." -Josh Tickell, author of The Revolution Generation
Since its beginnings in 2009, Generation Citizen has grown to become one of the preeminent civics education organizations in America. Championing the activism of young people now and throughout history – from the civil rights movement to #BlackLivesMatter and the Parkland students – Generation Citizen is a bold reminder of the positive power of politics, and an inspiring, actionable guide for anyone ready to fight for democracy.
"Timely and accessible. The rising generation is ready to exercise power – and save our republic." -Eric Liu, CEO of Citizen University and author of You’re More Powerful Than You Think
Genre: Non-Fiction > General
Transmission, Distribution, and Renewable Energy Generation Power Equipment: Aging and Life Extension Techniques, Second Edition
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4th Generation Warfare Handbook by William S. Lind, LTC Gregory A. Thiele, USMC
Requirements: .M4A/.M4B reader, 106 MB
Overview: Written by the author of the Maneuver Warfare Handbook and an active-duty USMC officer with experience in Iraq, 4th Generation Warfare Handbook is the doctrine for a new generation of war. Over the last 40 years, the world has gradually entered into a post-Clausewitzian state where the wars are undeclared, the battlefields can be anywhere, the uniforms are optional, and the combatants as well as the targets are often "civilian." Conventional militaries have repeatedly attempted to utilize technology to meet the new challenges posed, but even the most advanced technology has provided little more than meaningless short-term victories rendered futile in months, if not weeks.
This inability of Western governments and militaries to come to terms with the changing nature of modern warfare has led to failed interventions, failed occupations, and now even failed states everywhere from Eastern Europe to Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. And with the recent mass movement of peoples around the world, 4th Generation Warfare can be safely expected to appear in Western Europe and the United States before long.
Drawing on their decades of experience with military history and military action, the authors have distilled 4GW theory into a short, concise, easily accessible handbook that provides the soldier, the military analyst, and the civilian observer with a guide to understanding and responding to the changing realities of this challenging new form of war.
Genre: Audiobooks > Non-Fiction
4th Generation Warfare Handbook [Audiobook]
5G NR: The Next Generation Wireless Access Technology by Erik Dahlman, Stefan Parkvall, Johan Skold
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 15.8MB
Overview: 5G NR: The Next Generation Wireless Access Technology follows the authors’ highly celebrated books on 3G and 4G by providing a new level of insight into 5G NR. After an initial discussion of the background to 5G, including requirements, spectrum aspects and the standardization timeline, all technology features of the first phase of NR are described in detail.
Included is a detailed description of the NR physical-layer structure and higher-layer protocols, RF and spectrum aspects and co-existence and interworking with LTE. The book provides a good understanding of NR and the different NR technology components, giving insight into why a certain solution was selected.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Tech & Devices