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Highly Guarded Places

How does New York's Federal Reserve Bank protect its several thousand tons of gold? How tight is the security at the Super Bowl? What's behind the gates at Area 51? This series takes readers on a tour inside some of the most secretive, secure places in the world.Anecdotes, diagrams, and behind-the-scenes photos help illustrate the hiddenworkings and extreme measures taken to ensure the secrets and treasures ofthese highly guarded places stay safe. Each book includes sidebars that provide additional information to illustrate key concepts related to the topic and a phonetic glossary.

Cover: Guarding Air Force One

Guarding Air Force One

See howthe President and other precious cargo is protected when the 'Flying WhiteHouse' takes to the sky.Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents,fact-filled… More →

 
Cover: Guarding Area 51

Guarding Area 51

Explorethe secrets of Area 51, one of the most mysterious places in the United States.Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents,fact-filled captions and sidebars… More →

 
Cover: Guarding Fort Knox

Guarding Fort Knox

Learnsome of the secrets that lie within the Fort Knox Bullion Depository, which issaid to hold billions of dollars' worth of gold.Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of… More →

 
Cover: Guarding Nuclear Weapons Facilities

Guarding Nuclear Weapons Facilities

Findout more about the security measures in place to help guard against disastersat facilities that house dangerous nuclear weapons.Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of… More →

 
Cover: Guarding Supermax Prisons

Guarding Supermax Prisons

Seewhat goes into safely securing and guarding some of the world's most violentcriminals in supermax prisons.Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents,fact-filled… More →

 
Cover: Guarding the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Guarding the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Findout how potentially deadly diseases and other disasters are fought andcontained by those working at centers for disease control.Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of… More →

 
Cover: Guarding the Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Guarding the Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Learn theins-and-outs of the giant underground vault located beneath one of the mostfamous buildings in the United States.Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of… More →

 
Cover: Guarding the Super Bowl Stadium

Guarding the Super Bowl Stadium

Learn howlocal and federal law enforcement officials team up to keep hundreds ofthousands of people safe during football's biggest game of the year.Additional features to aid comprehension… More →

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