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21st Century Emergency War Surgery Textbook by the U.S. Army - Weapons Injuries, Triage, Shock, Anesthesia, Infections, Critical Care, Amputations, Burns, Specific Injury Treatment
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,520. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The much-referenced and highly acclaimed textbook, Emergency War Surgery, contains all new material revised to reflect lessons learned from ongoing American involvement in Southwest Asia. It takes a bulleted manual style in order to optimize its use as a rapid reference. Drafted by subspecialty experts, it was then updated by surgeons returned from yearlong deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Undergrowth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Torsten is a xenobotanist whose specialization in dangerous plants has already meant death for someone he loved. The Lumentera plant's hallucinogenic and luminescent qualities make it an invaluable commodity. But when the Lumentera blooms, the bait is set in a mind game whose outcome is as uncertain as Torsten’s sanity. This sci-fi/horror short story first appeared on Horror Addicts.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Care of the Combat Amputee: Treatment of Limb Amputations, Polytrauma, Rehabilitation, Emerging Techniques, Technologies (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 384,920. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Care of the Combat Amputee addresses all aspects of combat amputee care ranging from surgical techniques to long-term care, polytrauma and comorbidities such as traumatic brain injury and burns, pain management, psychological issues, physical and occupational therapy, VA benefits, prosthetics and adaptive technologies, recreational opportunities, and return to duty and vocational rehabilitation.
Dancers With Red Shoes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When magical creatures need a cure, they journey to the Wizard's Hospital. On a sweltering day in July, a pair of red shoes dance in the tower of the Wizard's Hospital. Leah Chang, the wizard's apprentice, brings the shoes to audition for the Royal Academy of Magical Ballet. Chaos ensues.
Singed Miracles
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,820. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Electrocuted in the back yard! Have you ever had one of those days that you just wanted to erase and start over? It was the week before Christmas. Things were going well that morning, but when Richard and Laura started a project in their back yard, things went terribly wrong! The adventure began when they came into contact with 115,000 volts of electricity, and tell of the miracles that follows.
Stories for Humans: Ten Stories of Pain, Loss, and Death
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,780. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
What if people simply disappeared from being sad? What would you find if you ventured into your recently-deceased neighbor's apartment? What happens to the ones left behind after a suicide? Stories for Humans will touch your soft spots, prodding the places in your subconscious where terror and sadness live. Join a variety of characters as they trudge through the muck that is the human experience.
Amputeddy Goes Back to School
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Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs
Amputeddy is a little bear who has just recovered from an accident in which he lost his leg. This is his first day back at school! Join him in his fears and triumphs as he learns that he can still be a regular bear, just like everyone else.
Amputeddy Meets Nubby Bear
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Price: Free! Words: 690. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs
Amputeddy meets a new friend who is missing an arm. They play and become friends, comparing experiences and trials as amputee kids. They're glad to meet another little bear who knows what it is like to be a little different. Amputeddy books voice the feelings of children who have an amputation, or know someone who does. Todd's experiences pave the way for communication and understanding.
Evolution of the Self
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Price: Free! Words: 70,240. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
The prevailing theory of evolution according to Darwin as adapted and altered over the years has run its course. It no longer fits the science. It no longer answers the questions raised by epigenetics, clinical death, social behavior and molecular physics - nor love. Evolution of the Self unveils a scientifically validated understanding of evolution. PLEASE DO NOT POST A REVIEW.
Flesh & Blood
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Jessie had no idea that there would be a lot of "taking care" in the next few months. When neighbors show up on the farm dazed and bloody, Jessie and his Pa do their best to help their friends, but soon find that there is no way to help those that are already dead.