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Download Cold War (Tom Clancy's Power Plays, Book 5) by Jerome Preisler PDF

By Jerome Preisler

2011 Retail ePub
An 8-book sequence "created by" Tom Clancy and Martin Greenberg, yet written by means of Jerome Preisler. the 1st 3 have been additionally made right into a Microsoft home windows video game.

Unspoiled. Uninhabited. lower than attack...

On the wind-swept, ice-covered continent of Antarctica, Roger Gordian's UpLink applied sciences has proven a systematic examine facility known as chilly Corners. yet its trying out of capability robot touchdown craft to be used on Mars is disrupted while one of many rovers disappears—along with the fix group despatched out after it.

Fear of discovery has triggered a renegade consortium—that is illegally utilizing Antarctica as a nuclear waste dump—to wipe out the UpLink base. Now, the boys and girls of chilly Corners have in simple terms themselves to depend upon because the consortium mounts its decisive strike opposed to the ice station—and the ultimate sundown plunges them into the complete darkness of a polar winter...

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Use a dust mask, with a N95-rated particulate filter, to cover your nose and mouth in radiological, nuclear, and biological attacks. This R eference Ca rd summarizes the essential features of a strategy for what individuals should do to prepare for and respond to terrorist attacks involving chemical, radiological, nuclear, and biological weapons. This strategy emerged from a study that RAND conducted, under the sponsorship of the Alfred P. , 2003. As the terrorist threat evolves and new opportunities for individual preparedness and response emerge, individuals should look for updates to this strategy in the future.

If symptomatic, immediately go to medical provider specified by public health officials for medical treatment. 2. If informed by public health officials of being potentially exposed, follow their guidance. • For contagious diseases, expect to receive medical evaluation, surveillance, or quarantine. – If “in contact” with persons symptomatic with smallpox, obtain vaccination immediately. • For noncontagious diseases, expect to receive medical evaluation. – For anthrax, obtain appropriate antibiotics quickly.

If it is not possible to move out of the path of the radioactive fallout cloud, take shelter as far underground as possible or if underground shelter is not available, seek shelter in the upper floors of a multistory building. 3. Find ways to cover skin, nose, and mouth, if it does not impede either evacuating the area or taking shelter. 4. Decontaminate as soon as possible, once protected from the fallout. 5. If outside the radioactive fallout area, still take shelter to avoid any residual radiation.

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