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Texans, Get Ready! Be Prepared to Survive and Recover from a Disaster
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Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Use this disaster preparedness guide to protect yourself and your household during and immediately after a catastrophe by making a disaster plan and a disaster kit. Plan to take care of yourself without outside help for at least 3 days. Special considerations include keeping food safe to eat, sheltering-in-place, and discussing a disaster with children.
Aran Button Down Vest Knitting Pattern Diamond Stitch Pattern
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Series: Aran Vests and Sweaters, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This multi-page knitting pattern, complete with photographs, provides detailed instructions to create a relaxed fit button down vest. The pattern is designed as a medium size for women who wear size 6-8 tops. The diamond stitch design provides a classic and traditional Aran look. Skill Level: Intermediate
So you want to publish an ebook
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
The 2nd installment in the "So you want to" instructional series. In this next module, the author explores all the ins and outs of self-publishing an ebook. Employing the same concise, practical approach used in his first writing manual, Kurzitza divulges several valuable suggestions and tools, both free and at a cost, for publishing a professional ebook. Great for all aspiring indie-authors!
Aran Button Down Vest Moss and Cable Stitch Design Knitting Pattern
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Series: Aran Vests and Sweaters, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This multi-page knitting pattern, complete with photographs, provides detailed instructions to create a form-fitting button down vest. The pattern is designed as a small size for women who wear size 6-7 tops. The moss and cable stitches are combined for a traditional Aran design look. Skill Level: Advanced Beginner or Intermediate
Aran Triple Stitch Crib Quilt Knitting Pattern
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Series: Aran Crib Quilts, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This knitting pattern, complete with photographs, provides detailed instructions to create a beautiful Basketweave center panel crib quilt. The center panel is surrounded with Betty Martin and Moss Stitch. Also lovely as a lap robe for cold winter nights. The pattern creates a crib quilt approximately 28 inches x 36 inches. Skill level: Advanced Beginner or Intermediate
Aran Trinity and Double Cable Crib Quilt Knitting Pattern
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Series: Aran Crib Quilts, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This multi-page knitting pattern, complete with photographs, provides detailed instructions to create a beautiful Trinity and Double Cable center panel crib quilt. Also lovely for use in an elegant antique cradle to cover a doll. The pattern creates a crib quilt approximately 20 inches x 26 inches in size. Pattern includes instructions to enlarge the crib quilt. Skill Level: Intermediate
Aran Crib Quilt Knitting Pattern Moss and Basketweave Design
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Series: Aran Crib Quilts, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This multi-page knitting pattern, complete with photographs, provides detailed instructions to create a beautiful and fully reversible (same on both sides) Moss Stitch and Basketweave center panel crib quilt. Also lovely for use in an elegant antique cradle to cover a doll. The pattern creates a crib quilt approximately 26 inches x 29 inches in size. Skill level: Easy
Aran Inspired Tree of Life Crib Quilt Knitting Pattern
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Series: Aran Crib Quilts, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This multi-page knitting pattern, complete with photographs, provides detailed instructions to create a beautiful Tree of Life center panel crib quilt, edged with Trinity and Betty Martin stitches. Also lovely for use in an elegant antique cradle to cover a doll. The pattern creates a crib quilt approximately 26 inches x 30 inches in size. Skill Level: Intermediate
KDP Select™: Navigating Kindle’s Freebie Day
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
You will Discover: • The step-by-step details on how KDP Select-Free works. • How to set up your ebook for the Freebie Days. • Promotion. Where to send announcements. A valuable, long list. • Tracking your downloads and sales. • Responding to emails from your new readers/friends. • Detailed steps and advice. No generalities.
Best IT-Practices
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This book outlines some of the best practices that can be followed for starting and completing an IT project successfully. It also talks about few basic details about Project Management and its life-cycle, Right Budgeting and Right Resource Loading. This book also gives an idea on Critical Path and its importance of computing it right.
Whooping Cough ( Pertussis )
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Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Whooping cough, which is also known as Pertussis, is a highly contagious respiratory infection caused by a bacteria. Whooping cough is a very serious disease and can cause permanent disability and even death to infants.
NVQ 3 (CARE)- An easy reading guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,310. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Vocational
I am an experienced NVQ Assessor with L3,4 and A1/A2 awards. The purpose of this guide is to help candidates through the confusing paperwork, evidence requirements and knowledge expectations of the NVQ 3 in Health and Social Care. The guide explains how to put together a portfolio, meet the evidence and knowledge requirements and goes through the Mandatory units hsc31,32,33 and 34/35 in depth.
Home Security: How to protect you home from burglary
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » House plans
This book is more than just a book. It is a powerful tool in the fight to provide security for your family. It is the tool of knowledge. Knowledge that you need to not only deter burglars from entering your home, but to also make it more difficult for them when they try.
Tree Care Kit
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Price: Free! Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Learn how to improve urban tree health, position urban trees to better withstand severe weather (hurricane, ice storms, drought), and minimize damage and loss of not only the beloved trees, but also surrounding structures (homes, vehicles, powerlines, etc.) -- Be Tree Wise. Protect Life and Limbs.
Handling Food and Drinks When Losing Power
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Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
This brief guide explains what is ok to eat or refreeze and what should be thrown out after loss of power to the home. Do not rely on taste or smell to decide if something is safe to eat!
Disinfecting Water After a Disaster
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Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
After a disaster such as a hurricane or flood, your water supplies may have become contaminated or been temporarily cut off. This guide briefly explains how to disinfect water using household chemicals, how to find water in and around your home, and how to store water safely. Listen to and follow public announcements from your local authorities.
Build a Joomla Website Handbook
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Price: Free! Words: 14,960. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This three part manual teaches the basics of Joomla including installation, creating content, using extensions, installing templates and more. When used in conjunction with the free accompanying online video tutorials, beginners only need to spend one hour to learn how to build a Joomla website.
Texting Manual 4 Every1
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A Compilation of over 5000 Signs, Acronyms and Texting Symbols with an uncensored "sexting" section
Emergency Food and Water Supplies
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Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
(5.00 from 1 review)
Safe food and water supplies are a major concern following a natural disaster such as a tornado, flood, hurricane or blizzard. Families who live in disaster-prone areas may benefit from being prepared in the event of disaster. Knowing how to safely handle food and water in the immediate few days after the disaster can reduce stress, worry and inconvenience.
Protection of Rangeland and Pastures from Wildfire
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Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
Grazing lands are subject to wildfire because of an abundance of fine fuel (grass), frequent dry conditions, and proximity to an ignition source -usually a road or highway. Due to the risk of Wildfire, rangelands and pastures must be protected from accidental fires and/or those that are intentionally set. Firebreaks are a necessary and useful tool in this regard.