Books tagged: landmines

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Toe Popper
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,060. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2009. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A twisted beach novel. A terrorist plants landmines on the beaches of Southern California. Major Joel Lane, a Special Forces adviser and landmine expert, is called-in from the wilderness of Cambodia to hunt him down. Teamed with the beautiful female FBI agent assigned to the case, Lane battles his past demons, opium addiction, and a diabolical opponent who is only getting started.
Medicine and Healthcare in War and Conflict
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A compilation of seven essays on the challenges of providing healthcare in regions of war and conflict: This book by a doctor and humanitarian worker discusses some of the challenges of practicing medicine in areas affected by war and instability. The content includes essays on disease epidemics, effects on women, infant mortality, radioactive ammunition, and landmines.
Perfect Soldiers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A young boy grows to adulthood watching the horrors of the Pol Pot regime destroy Cambodia. One in a series of ten stories in the compilation A Collection of Dirty Little Stories.
Indian Dreams Come True
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Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Parents
Described by Nelson Mandela as ‘a wonderful story’ this tells of a girl’s dream of the man she will one day marry. It is set in the Punjab and is suitable for any reader over 8 to adult. Read about Kulwant’s trials and tribulations as she travels along the path to choose the husband of her dreams. Compare the gifts of love that each suitor presents her in a bid to be the ‘chosen one’.
Two Worlds One Heart
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 36,660. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Africa
This is an Afro-Caribbean publication containing two stories that Nelson Mandela said was ‘wonderful’. The African story concerns an Africa from the past to the present day and Nelson Mandela’s influence on it. The Indian story is of a girl’s dream of the man she will one day marry. Both stories extol the virtues that the peoples of both proud countries have given to the world.
Landmine Detection: A Survey of Relevant Technologies and Market Analysis
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Price: $29.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Landmines are indiscriminate weapons, harming soldiers and civilians alike. They remain viable long after the conflict has ended, killing and injuring civilians and leaving large areas of land unusable for decades. This report performs a survey of technologies used to detect buried landmines and provides a market analysis of the humanitarian demining landscape.