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Hannah Robinson: The Celebrated Beauty of Her Day, A Play in Two Acts
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2010. Category: Screenplays » History
The beautiful, strong-willed Hannah Robinson defies her powerful father Rowland and marries the man she loves. The action takes places on a plantation in colonial Rhode Island in the mid 1700s. This play is based on historical records and the legends that sprang up over the centuries after Hannah died her early, tragic death.
The Time Magus
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,210. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
13-year-old, Jeff’s dad trusts him to test an advanced computer called the Magus. It mysteriously disappears, traveling back in time to 1937. Jeff has to get back the Magus before his father returns. Claire, seriously ill with tuberculosis, finds the Magus. The kids e-mail across time and have to save Claire's family from traveling on the Hindenburg.
21st Century VA Independent Study Course: Endemic Infectious Diseases of Southwest Asia - Afghanistan and Iraq - Diagnosis and Treatment (Veterans Health Issues Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,740. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The VA Independent Study Course on Endemic Infectious Diseases of Southwest Asia (Afghanistan and Iraq) provides essential information for health care providers about the infectious disease risks in Southwest Asia, particularly in Afghanistan and Iraq, with details on the epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment of the endemic infectious diseases of Southwest Asia.
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.
Immigration and Health USA by Adesuyi Leslie Ajayi & Abimbola T. Ajayi
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Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 38,170. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Immigration and Health USA is to assist immigrants and their care givers attain optimum health during their acculturation period and long term stay in the USA with emphasis on health promotion and primary prevention that is ethnically sensitive and culturally appropriate.
The Ascorbate Papers, volume I: 1930-1939
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,600. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
A compendium of selected 20th-Century original medical & scientific literature on the clinical use of Ascorbate a.k.a. “Vitamin C” in the treatment and prevention of illness and disease.
Immigration And Health USA
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Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 37,610. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Immigration and Health USA is to assist immigrants and their care givers attain optimum health during their acculturation period and long term stay in the USA with emphasis on health promotion and primary prevention that is ethnically sensitive and culturally appropriate.
The Ascorbate Papers, volume III: 1950-1959
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,170. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
A compendium of selected 20th-Century original medical & scientific literature on the clinical use of Ascorbate a.k.a. “Vitamin C” in the treatment and prevention of illness and disease.
Godfrey: Book Two
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Price: Free! Words: 16,260. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In this second book of the Godfrey series, twenty-one year old Godfrey Leduc must endure the many trials and tribulations of starting life in a new land. Learning English. Getting to know the members of the community. Surviving the harsh winters. A poignant and heartfelt, semi-biographical work, Godfrey: Book Two allows readers to experience early Canadian farm life first hand.
Doctors, Disease, and Dying in the Pikes Peak Region
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Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,870. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012 by Pikes Peak Library District. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Readers will learn about some of the formidable health challenges of our region, challenges often overcome by advancements in medical science; about the early development of health care as a thriving industry; and about the scientists, doctors, nurses, and other concerned professionals who have led the cause for a better quality of life in the Pikes Peak area.