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With the Old Breed: At Peleliu and Okinawa
E. B. Sledge
Eugene B. Sledge
US Naval Institute Press
This powerful memoir of an enlisted Marine involved in some of the bloodiest fighting in the Pacific in World War II has been called "the best combat memoir of any war."
First Strike (Halo #3)
The Human-Covenant war rages on as the alien juggernaut sweeps inexorably toward its final goal: destruction of all human life! Halo has been destroyed, and the threat it posed to sentient life, neutralized. But victory has come at a terrible cost for the UNSC. Thousands of valiant soldiers fell in the battle to prevent the alien construct from falling into the enemy’s clutches. Now, everything depends on the Spartan known as the ...
The Cruel Sea (Classics of Naval Literature)
Naval Institute Press
A maritime adventure originally published in 1951. Set in the Second World War, two ships and their crews of about a hundred and fifty men are involved in defending Atlantic convoys against impossible odds. In the CLASSICS OF NAVAL LITERATURE series.
Martin the Warrior (Redwall (Pb))
On the shore of the Eastern Sea, in a cold stone fortress, a stoat named Badrang holds dozens of innocent creatures as slaves, part of his scheme to build an empire where he will rule as unquestioned tyrant. Among those slaves is a mouse named Martin who has a warrior's heart and a burning desire for freedom-freedom not only for himself, but for all of Badrang's victims. There is no risk he will not take, no battle he will not fight, to end ...
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The Anatomy of Peace
The Arbinger Institute
Berrett-Koehler Pub, CA
Book and dust jacket are in UNUSED/NEW condition.
Harry Abrams, Inc.
The delightful classic Gnomes has been repackaged in this exceptional collector's edition to celebrate the 35th anniversary of this magical book. The beloved Gnomes was first published in 1976 and the world became enchanted with the simple and diligent ways of these special creatures. Based on Rien Poortvliet and Wil Huygen's scientific observation of the local gnome population in Holland, Gnomes covers all areas of gnome culture: architecture, ...
Wesley the Owl: The Remarkable Love Story of an Owl and His Girl
Atria Books, 2008
On Valentine's Day 1985, biologist Stacey O'Brien first met a four-day-old baby barn owl -- a fateful encounter that would turn into an astonishing 19-year saga. With nerve damage in one wing, the owlet's ability to fly was forever compromised, and he had no hope of surviving on his own in the wild. O'Brien, a young assistant in the owl laboratory at Caltech, was immediately smitten, promising to care for the helpless owlet and give him a ...
How to Eat, Move and Be Healthy!
Your personalized 4-step guide to looking and feeling great from the inside out! A book for anyone who wants to look and feel their best. You are unique! The way we respond to food, exercise and stress varies person-to-person just as much as our fingerprints. This book will identify YOUR individual needs and teach you how to address issues that may be preventing you from looking and feeling your best. Follow this proven four-step program ...
Uncle John's Perpetually Pleasing Bathroom Reader (Uncle John's Bathroom Reader)
Bathroom Readers' Institute
2014 IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award Silver Winner in Humor! The 26th annual edition of Uncle John’s wildly successful series is all-new and jam-packed with the BRI’s patented mix of fun and information. Open up to any page and you may find an interesting origin (like the origin of the snowglobe) or a piece of obscure history (like the true story of the man who tried to repeal the law of gravity). You’ll also find weird news, urban legends, ...
The Polio Paradox: What You Need to Know
Richard L. Bruno
Polio is a disease of paradoxes, the major one being that although the threat of the ``dreaded disease'' ended with the Salk vaccine in 1954, many polio survivors are now experiencing the onset of ``Post-Polio Syndrome'' (PPS), new but related symptoms which may include chronic fatigue, muscle weakness, intolerance to cold, and more.
Read Aloud Bible Stories Vol. 1 ; C. S. Lewis Honor Book (Read-Aloud Bible Stories, 1)
H. Kent Puckett Ella K. Lindvall
Moody Bible Institute
End of the Present World and the Mysteries of the Future Life
Fr. Charles Arminjon
Sophia Institute Press
"Reading this book was one of the greatest graces of my life!" St. Thérèse of Lisieux In the late nineteenth century, Father Charles Arminjon, a priest from the mountains of southeastern France, assembled his flock in the town cathedral to preach a series of conferences to help them turn their thoughts away from this life’s mean material affairs—and toward the next life’s glorious spiritual reward. His wise and uncompromising ...
Rhythmic Lead Guitar - Solo Phrasing, Groove and Timing for All Styles: Musicians Institute Private Lessons
Musicians Institute Press, 2013
(Musicians Institute Press). The notes of any solo are only half the story; the other, equally crucial element is the rhythm. Though there are leagues of books teaching you the scales, modes, and arpeggios that are used when soloing, there's been a great void in the available material with regards to teaching the concept of rhythm. We don't instinctually possess knowledge of which notes to use, so why would we instinctually know which rhythms to ...
Successful interventions with sex offenders: Learning what works
Cheryl Darling Milloy
Washington State Institute for Public Policy
The Story of Art, one of the best-known and best-loved books on art ever written, has been a world bestseller for over half a century. Professor Gombrich's clear and engaging text combines with hundreds of full-colour illustrations to trace the history of art in an unfolding narrative, from primitive cave paintings to controversial art works of the present day. This pocket edition presents The Story of Art in a compact format with an entirely ...
King Bidgood's in the Bathtub (Chinese Edition)
3 & 3 International Institute
In this rousing work of musical theater, six original songs by children’s musicians Carl and Jennifer Shaylen bring the characters of the book to life. Children will be delighted by the spirited voices of the Page, the Duke, the Knight, and the Queen, as well as the unruly King Bidgood, who refuses to abandon his bath and rule his kingdom. “This is a satisfying and extremely high quality complement to a wonderful story.”-- Publishers ...
Life Over Cancer: The Block Center Program for Integrative Cancer Treatment
Dr. Keith Block is at the global vanguard of innovative cancer care. As medical director of the Block Center for Integrative Cancer Treatment in Evanston, Illinois, he has treated thousands of patients who have lived long, full lives beyond their original prognoses. Now he has distilled almost thirty years of experience into the first book that gives patients a systematic, research-based plan for developing the physical and emotional vitality ...
Chocolates and Confections: Formula, Theory, and Technique for the Artisan Confectioner
The Culinary Institute of America Peter P. Greweling
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