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Language: en
Pages: 124
Authors: Richard John Hillestad, Ben D. Van Roo, Keenan D. Yoho
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Rand Corporation

Efficient movement of freight within the United States and across its borders is a critical enabler of future U.S. economic growth. The authors provide an overview of the freight-transportation system and the problems it faces, concluding with a discussion of key system-modernization issues, including increasing capacity, making the system less
Walking Forward, Looking Back
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Dinah Latham
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-28 - Publisher: Troubador Publishing Ltd

The book tells the story of a retired district nurse and midwife reflecting on her life whilst walking with her close companion Harriet, the dog. It is a touchingly honest work written straight from the heart. The reader will both laugh and cry as the author recounts many moving stories
Brexit: A Way Forward
Language: en
Pages: 398
Authors: Marcello Sacco
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-01 - Publisher: Vernon Press

The outcome of the European Union membership referendum in 2016 has presented the United Kingdom with one of its greatest challenges of modern times. As negotiations for an exit strategy continue, this volume looks to open up conversations on the socio-legal implications of such a monumental transition. Aimed at addressing
Learning to learn: Reflecting backward, reflecting forward
Language: en
Authors: The Open University
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: The Open University

This 8-hour free course provided the opportunity to review the personal learning outcome of the Learning To Learn courses, and consider the next step.
Going Forward by Looking Back
Language: en
Pages: 539
Authors: Felix Riede, Payson Sheets
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-01 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

Catastrophes are on the rise due to climate change, as is their toll in terms of lives and livelihoods as world populations rise and people settle into hazardous places. While disaster response and management are traditionally seen as the domain of the natural and technical sciences, awareness of the importance