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21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Military Psychiatry: Preparing in Peace for War, Hostage Negotiation, Terrorism, Refugees, PTSD, Vietnam (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 181,530. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
From the much-referenced and highly acclaimed Textbooks of Military Medicine series, Military Psychiatry: Preparing in Peace for War addresses the multiple mental health services provided by the military during peacetime.
The Beginning of Empires
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Series: Mauretania Comics, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Science fiction
Because of the international situation, our hero, “Monitor”, and his friends are forced to join the army. After they convene at the local shopping centre, signs on the walls sort them into different groups. So Monitor follows the signs. But surely he himself is being sorted into a rather special category? Another beautifully-illustrated comic strip book from Mauretania Comics.
The Tillerman's Gift
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Price: Free! Words: 51,480. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
From Vietnam to Afghanistan, this is the story of two families impacted by war. Tess’s boyfriend, killed in Vietnam, left her a key that she believes represents his promise to marry her on his return. Mia, her granddaughter, has other ideas and tries to discover the real meaning of the key. Meanwhile, Tess’s daughter, Alison, is dealing with the news that her fiancé is missing in Afghanistan.
Vietnam Conscript
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,080. Language: Australian English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
The Australian author has drawn on his experience and knowledge to present a drama of one woman and two young men - one militant and aggressive, the other a pacifist, who are conscripted and sent to fight in the jungle. The story of forced conscription to war in peacetime and its aftermath for generations is shown in compelling detail.
Brother Gregory: Gene Five
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Series: Mendel, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,830. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Gene Five: The Bending of Light. Mendel breaks his microscope but solves the mystery of a burning manuscript in a locked room and saves his friend.