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David's Gift
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Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 64,640. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
“Sometimes life hands you a challenge that at the outset seems insurmountable, but later you realise it was in fact a gift that changed your life.” When author and speaker Sally Thibault’s son David was diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome, it was the beginning of a long struggle. David’s Gift takes you through Sally’s family’s journey from diagnosis to graduation - with a degree.
Conduct of the Persian Gulf War - Final Report To Congress - Invasion of Kuwait, Saddam Hussein, Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm, Maritime Interception, Air and Ground Campaign
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 387,580. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This report discusses the conduct of hostilities in the Persian Gulf theater of operations. It includes: a list of fatalities; prisoners of war; U.N. resolutions; intelligence; Special Operations Forces; environmental terrorism; women in the combat zone; media in the battlefield; and weapon performance.
Drunk & Crying on Stilts
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,680. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Drunk & Crying on Stilts is a birds-eye view of an unforgettable family out of whack, told through the eyes of a pugnacious child who holds out hope that one of the TV families she worships will one day adopt her. Part nod to her drunken but well-intentioned father, and part trip through her mother's demon battleground, Payne is a master at blending heartbreak and hilarity.
Data Archival: Pure Wisdom
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Price: $24.95 USD. Words: 86,250. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Database management
The use of a well-conceived and clearly implemented data archival system is a purely wise action that any business must undertake to improve service for clients and themselves, improve profits, plus maintain accurate data successfully.
Six Years From Home
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,890. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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Six Years From Home tells of the events and atrocities a young American boy experienced when he was caught in Yugoslavia (Croatia) at the outbreak of World War II.
Hollywood Mysteries
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 77,070. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Haldolen. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A book that reveals some of the most starkly startling stories beyond the headlines about the mysterious deaths of Hollywood stars during the early development of the film industry. Read about: Fatty Arbuckle, William Desmond Taylor, Jean Harlow, Thelma Todd, Lana Turner, Marilyn Monroe
Shiism and Sectarian Conflict in Pakistan - Identity Politics, Iranian Influence, and Tit-for-Tat Violence - Shia and Sunni, Taliban, Haqqani Network, APSC, Iranian Influence, Benazir Bhutto
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,300. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Issues surrounding militancy among the Shi'a community in the Shi'a heartland and beyond continue to occupy scholars and policymakers. During the past year, Iran has continued its efforts to extend its influence abroad by strengthening strategic ties with key players in international affairs, including Brazil and Turkey.
Edges of Radicalization: Ideas, Individuals and Networks in Violent Extremism - Osama bin Laden, Al Qaida, Lone Wolves, Social Networks and the Internet, Counterculture and Jihad, Homophily
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,320. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This study argues that the spread of violent extremism cannot be fully understood as an ideological or social phenomenon, but must be viewed as a process that integrates the two forces in a coevolutionary manner.
The Cat Years: How My Cat Soulmates Saved Me
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,990. Language: British English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
While still grieving after the loss of her father, cat lover and author Marie Symeou decides to rescue a kitten from an animal shelter. But it turns out that the beautiful kitten actually rescues her. Well, in fact, they rescue each other. Inspired by her new muse, Marie decides to write an inspirational memoir sharing her memories of her beloved cats both past and present - her soulmates.
Тайное и явное в эволюции жизни и сознания
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 79,100. Language: Russian. Published: February 5, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chaotic Behavior in Systems
Аbility to think put man at the top of the evolutionary hierarchy in the material world renown to us. Although, scientific knowledge is capable, in principle, to explain "all the world", it is a kind of "progressive trap" for the mind of man ... Every new major discovery made by scientists in a particular field of knowledge, reinforce Humanity in its thoughts about being exclusive not only on Ear
Conventions of Literary Writing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,570. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
This book focuses on practices that set literary and literal writing apart: an intense focus on the musical qualities of language, on figurative language, on imaginary settings and on non-realistic action. Students are presented many exercises that illustrate key points and a variety of composition assignments structured around the writing process. They are provided models to guide their efforts.
Afghanistan Brigade Combat Team (BCT) - Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) Unity of Effort Reference Guide, Observations, Insights, and Lessons
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,570. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This is a reference guide for brigade combat team (BCT) commanders and staffs, Battalion commanders and staffs, Provincial reconstruction team (PRT) commanders and staffs, and U.S. government/interagency (IA) representatives serving with BCTs, battalions, and PRTs.
Great Delaware Sports Book
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,210. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
What's your Delaware sports IQ? That's the question Delawareans are asking each other with the publication of the book, THE GREAT DELAWARE SPORTS BOOK. THE GREAT DELAWARE SPORTS BOOK is the only book ever devoted the sporting heritage in the First State.
The Importance of Being Shine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,540. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Mamma named me Shine not just because of my sunshine colored fur, but because the day she came to get me I was shining with excitement. There I lived all my days: just me and Mamma, a dog named Luna, 59 cats, a one winged pigeon and an infamous rodent. This is my story...
Iraq Handbook: Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) - Observations, Insights, and Lessons, including Provincial Data and Guide to Provinces
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,120. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The government of Iraq is successfully transitioning from combating an insurgency and rebuilding its infrastructure to a strong sovereign state that no longer requires U.S. government assistance.
The Trust Frequency: Ten Assumptions For A New Paradigm
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 74,630. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
"The Trust Frequency: Ten Assumptions For A New Paradigm" by visionaries Andrew Cameron Bailey & Connie Baxter Marlow is an uplifting synthesis of quantum science, Eastern mysticism, indigenous wisdom and common sense. This practical self-help, personal-development handbook guides us through the next phase of our personal evolution and sets us firmly on the high road to happiness and freedom!
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Army Handbook for Self-Development - Strengths, Weaknesses, Roles, Responsibilities, Learning and Motivation, Roadblocks, Milestones (Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,400. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army publication draws on lessons from the field, educational and leadership research, and applicable Army regulations and doctrine to provide you with state-of-the-art guidance on designing and implementing your own program of self-development.
The 10C's of Manhood: Book Two for the Professional Man
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,030. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
The 10C's is a program for developing manhood. Book Two continues the progression of manhood and divides the basics of manhood for the young, professional man into ten categories: Condo, Car, Canine, Clothes, Corpus, Cock, Career, Credit, Code, and Charity. Written for the 23-28 year old professional man, it answers the basic question: what should I do with my life RIGHT NOW?
Kokoda
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,200. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Ten Epic War Treks cover the period between the fall of Rabaul on the 23rd of January 1942, the Japanese invasion at Basabua on the 21st of July 1942, and the end of hostilities in Papua on the 4th of April 1943. No comprehensive account exists about what happened on the Kokoda track during the seven months prior to the battle of Isurava, the major early battle on the Kokoda track.
How to Effectively Market and Manage a Professional Firm
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,630. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management
How to Effectively Market and Manage a Professional Firm aims to teach professionals how to attract new clients and retain existing ones. The core component of running a professional firm is the marketing. I am aware most professionals will beg to differ because the majority see themselves first and foremost as professionals. The reality is, without clients, there is no business.