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Improving Our Leadership

By: Keyser, Paul Edward, 1904; United Lutheran Church in America. Parish and Church School Board
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Le Theatre Indien : No. 83

By: Levi, Sylvain, 1863-1935

Secret societies ; Caussideiere, Marc, 1808-1861

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Kuvalaynanda-Krik. Kuvalaynanda Kriks or the Memorial Verses of Ap...

By: Appayya Dkita; Subrahmanya Sarma, P. R.

Binder's title: Bampton lectures. 1807 ;

Sects ; Church of England ; Reformation ; Sermons, English

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Adventures in Wonderland : Issue 2

By: Lev Gleason Publications
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Insan Ve Din

By: Ahmed Hulusi

Islamic Literature

Excerpt: Ustad Ahmed Hulusi?nin yay?nlanm?? tum eserlerini ve Ingilizce, Almanca, Frans?zca, ?spanyolca, Rusca, Flemenkce, Arnavutca ve Svahilice mevcut cevirilerini ...

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The Watch and Clockmakers' Handbook

By: Frederick James Britten
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Safety and Reliability

Technical Reference Publication

Excerpt: Infrastructure Reliability: Analysis of Structural Steel in the World Trade Center In 2002 NIST became the lead agency in the investigation of the World Trade Center collapse. The investigation addresses many aspects of the catastrophe, from occupant egress to factors affecting how long the Twin Towers stood after being hit by the airplanes, with a goal of gaining valuable information for the future. A critical aspect of the investigation is the metallurgical an...

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Shabara-Bhya : Volume 4

By: Abarasvm; Jha, Sir Ganganatha, 1871-1941

Commentary on the Mms sutras of Jaimini; Vol. 4. Index to the English translation by Umesha Mishra. 1945

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Catch 22 a Novel

By: Joseph Heller
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National Transportation Safety Board Washington, D.C. 20594 Safety...

By: Jim Hall

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: On Saturday, August 24, 1996, about 3:26 p.m., an 8-inch-diameter steel LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) pipeline transporting liquid butane, operated by Koch Pipeline Company, LP (Koch), ruptured near Lively, Texas, sending a butane vapor cloud into a surrounding residential area. The butane vapor ignited as two area residents in a pickup truck drove into the vapor cloud. The two people died at the accident site from thermal injuries. About 25 families were evacua...

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National Transportation Safety Board Washington, D.C. 20594 Safety...

By: Jim Hall

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: On Saturday, August 24, 1996, about 3:26 p.m., an 8-inch-diameter steel LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) pipeline transporting liquid butane, operated by Koch Pipeline Company, LP (Koch), ruptured near Lively, Texas, sending a butane vapor cloud into a surrounding residential area. The butane vapor ignited as two area residents in a pickup truck drove into the vapor cloud. The two people died at the accident site from thermal injuries. About 25 families were evacua...

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National Transportation Safety Board Washington, D.C. 20594 Safety...

By: Jim Hall

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: On March 25, 1998, about 4:48 a.m. Eastern Standard Time, southbound Norfolk Southern Corporation (Norfolk Southern) train 255L5, which was en route to Fort Wayne, Indiana, struck eastbound Consolidated Rail Corporation (Conrail) train TV 220, which was en route to Columbus, Ohio. The collision occurred where the Norfolk Southern Huntington District and the Conrail Chicago main lines cross at grade at the east end of the town of Butler, Indiana. Both locomotives...

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National Transportation Safety Board Washington, D.C. 20594 Safety...

By: Jim Hall

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: During the 1980s, the National Transportation Safety Board investigated several accidents that involved operator fatigue. Following completion of these accident investigations, the Safety Board in 1989 issued three recommendations to the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT): Expedite a coordinated research program on the effects of fatigue, sleepiness, sleep disorders, and circadian factors on transportation system safety. (I-89-1) Develop and disseminate edu...

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National Transportation Safety Board Washington, D.C. 20594 Safety...

By: Jim Hall

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: On January 28, 1998, at 0916:58 Eastern Standard Time, an operational error1 involving Air Force 1 (A1)2, a Boeing 707, and US Airways flight 484 (USA484), a Boeing 737, occurred approximately 6 miles west of Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA). Recorded radar data indicate that the two aircraft were separated by 2.7 miles horizontally and 800 feet vertically. Approximately 30 seconds later, recorded radar data indicate that A1 and Delta Air Lines fl...

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National Transportation Safety Board Washington, D.C. 20594 Safety...

By: Jim Hall

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: About 12:37 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time on Saturday, June 20, 1998, 30 of the 148 cars making up eastbound CSX train Q316 derailed at Cox Landing, West Virginia. Of the derailed cars, three were loaded with hazardous material, and eight others contained hazardous material residue. Two of the loaded cars were damaged in the pileup and leaked a combined volume of about 21,500 gallons of formaldehyde solution. No one was injured during the derailment of the train; h...

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National Transportation Safety Board Washington, D.C. 20594 Safety...

By: Jim Hall

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: About 2:15 a.m., July 2, 1997, westbound Union Pacific Railroad (UP) freight train MKSNP-01, operating on a siding track, proceeded past a wayside stop signal at the end of the siding and collided with the side of eastbound UP freight train ZSEME-29, which was operating on a mainline track on the UP railroad near Delia, Kansas. The MKSNP-01 train engineer was killed, and the MKSNP-01 train conductor sustained minor injuries. Based on its investigation findings, ...

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National Transportation Safety Board Washington, D.C. 20594 Safety...

By: Jim Hall

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: About 2:15 a.m., July 2, 1997, westbound Union Pacific Railroad (UP) freight train MKSNP-01, operating on a siding track, proceeded past a wayside stop signal at the end of the siding and collided with the side of eastbound UP freight train ZSEME-29, which was operating on a mainline track on the UP railroad near Delia, Kansas. The MKSNP-01 train engineer was killed, and the MKSNP-01 train conductor sustained minor injuries. Based on its investigation findings, ...

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National Transportation Safety Board Washington, D.C. 20594 Safety...

By: Jim Hall

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: About 2:15 a.m., July 2, 1997, westbound Union Pacific Railroad (UP) freight train NP- 01, operating on a siding track, proceeded past a wayside stop signal at the end of the siding and collided with the side of eastbound UP freight train ME-29, which was operating on a mainline track on the UP railroad near Delia, Kansas. The NP-01 train engineer was killed, and the NP-01 train conductor sustained minor injuries. Based on its investigative findings, the Nationa...

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National Transportation Safety Board Washington, D.C. 20594 Safety...

By: Jim Hall

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: About 2:15 a.m., July 2, 1997, westbound Union Pacific Railroad (UP) freight train NP- 01, operating on a siding track, proceeded past a wayside stop signal at the end of the siding and collided with the side of eastbound UP freight train ME-29, which was operating on a mainline track on the UP railroad near Delia, Kansas. The NP-01 train engineer was killed, and the NP-01 train conductor sustained minor injuries. Based on its investigative findings, the Nationa...

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National Transportation Safety Board Washington, D.C. 20594 Safety...

By: Jim Hall

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: About 4:31 a.m. Central Daylight Time on June 18, 1998, a westbound Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (NICTD) two-car passenger train struck the second trailer of a long combination vehicle that consisted of a tractor pulling two flatbed semitrailers loaded with steel coils at a grade crossing near Portage, Indiana. When the vehicles collided, the second semitrailer broke away from the first semitrailer and was dragged by the front of the NICTD t...

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