Category: Nonfiction

Blood Ambush by Sheila Johnson

By Sheila Johnson

Stuck In A Trap
For Darlene Roberts, a quiet force domestic from paintings grew to become out to be the tip of the line whilst a stranded motorist flagged her down. once she stopped, Darlene used to be forcibly dragged from her vehicle and viciously thrown to the floor, certain with cords and tightly gagged. A moment attacker stepped into the scene, a girl in a hood and a masks. . ..

Hunted Like An Animal
In the consequent fight, the woman's masks slipped off, revealing the face of Darlene's husband's ex-wife, Barbara Ann Roberts. Darlene broke away, working for her existence. The couple pursued her throughout a box until eventually they discovered her hiding within the grass. A shotgun was once aimed--and fired--point clean. Later, Darlene used to be came upon floating in a pond. . .

Dead within the Water
Who fired the deadly shot? The sour ex-wife? Or her lover and partner, millionaire neurosurgeon Dr. Robert Schiess III? just one of them will be convicted of homicide during this disturbingly twisted story of fans, cheaters, and killers in a small Alabama city. . .

With sixteen Pages of unveiling photographs

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Golf All-in-One For Dummies by Suzanne Schlosberg, Shirley Archer, Gary McCord, LaReine

By Suzanne Schlosberg, Shirley Archer, Gary McCord, LaReine Chabut, Liz Neporent, Michael Patrick Shiels, Michael Kernicki, Georg Feuerstein, Larry Payne, John Steinbreder

Retail ePub from OverDrive to fill a request

The enjoyable strategy to get a grip on each element of golf

Golf is a well-liked spectator recreation, yet when you play it's an excellent resource of low influence cardiovascular, energy, and cardio workout. additionally, golfing is by means of nature a social online game that offers the chance to fulfill new humans. golfing All-In-One For Dummies indicates you not just find out how to get the main actual reap the benefits of a around of golfing, but in addition the instruments you want to really benefit from the game.

From perfecting your swing to warding off accidents, the confirmed concepts provided during this ebook provide you with every little thing you want to have the time of your existence each time you hit the links.

the fundamentals of golf
information at the most recent clubs and technology
the best way to increase the quick online game, together with placing, chipping, and getting out of tricky spots
principles and etiquette that each golfer must know
Plans for holding healthy and designing routines to enhance your game
psychological tips and workouts that will help you succeed
pointers on grips, stances, and swings
New advice from most sensible avid gamers on tips to enhance your game
nice new classes, tournaments, avid gamers who've replaced the sport, and a overview of golf's maximum moments

Whether you have already got a few golfing event or are thoroughly new to the sport, golfing All-In-One For Dummies may have you enjoying like a professional in no time.

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The Routledge Handbook of Insurgency and Counterinsurgency by Paul B. Rich, Isabelle Duyvesteyn

By Paul B. Rich, Isabelle Duyvesteyn

This new instruction manual offers a wide-ranging evaluation of the present country of educational research and debate on insurgency and counterinsurgency, in addition to an-up-to date survey of up to date rebel routine and counter-insurgencies.

In fresh years, and extra in particular because the insurgency in Iraq from 2003, educational curiosity in insurgency and counterinsurgency has considerably elevated. those themes became dominant subject matters at the protection time table, exchanging peacekeeping, humanitarian operations and terrorism as key ideas. the purpose of this quantity is to exhibit the wealthy considering that's on hand within the zone of insurgency and counterinsurgency experiences and act as one other advisor for learn and learn.

In order to comprise this wide-ranging subject inside an available and informative framework, the Editors have divided the textual content into 3 key parts:
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• half I: Theoretical and Analytical Issues

• half II: rebel Movements

• half III: Counterinsurgency Cases
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The Routledge instruction manual of Insurgency and Counterinsurgency should be of significant curiosity to all scholars of insurgency and small wars, terrorism/counter-terrorism, strategic experiences, defense stories and IR often, in addition to expert army faculties and policymakers.

 

 

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Pilgrim's Wilderness: A True Story of Faith and Madness on by Tom Kizzia

By Tom Kizzia

Into the Wild meets Helter Skelter during this riveting real tale of a modern day homesteading relatives within the private reaches of the Alaskan wilderness—and of the chilling secrets and techniques of its maniacal, spellbinding patriarch.

When Papa Pilgrim, his spouse, and their fifteen childrens seemed within the Alaska frontier outpost of McCarthy, their new acquaintances observed them as a shining instance of the homespun Christian perfect. yet at the back of the family's proud piety and lovely old-timey tune lay Pilgrim's darkish earlier: his unusual connection to the Kennedy assassination and a path of chaos and ache that him from Dallas and New Mexico. Pilgrim quickly sparked a demanding war of words with the nationwide Park carrier fiercely dividing the neighborhood over the place a citizen’s rights finish and the government’s strength starts off. because the conflict grew extra severe, the turmoil in his brood made it more and more tough to inform no matter if his young ones have been messianic fans or hostages in determined desire of rescue.

In this strong piece of Americana, written with unusual grace and excessive drama, veteran Alaska journalist, Tom Kizzia makes use of his extraordinary entry to catch an era-defining conflict among environmentalists and pioneers ignited by way of a spell binding sociopath who held a city and a kinfolk captive.

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The First Five Pages: A Writer's Guide To Staying Out of the by Noah Lukeman

By Noah Lukeman

IF YOU'RE bored with REJECTION, this is often THE e-book FOR YOU.

Whether you're a amateur author or a veteran who has already had your paintings released, rejection is usually a complex truth. Literary brokers and editors obtain and reject enormous quantities of manuscripts every month. whereas it's the activity of those publishing pros to be discriminating, it's the task of the author to supply a manuscript that instantly stands proud one of the gigantic pageant. and people notable traits, says big apple literary agent Noah Lukeman, need to be obvious from the 1st 5 pages.

The First 5 Pages finds the mandatory parts of fine writing, no matter if or not it's fiction, nonfiction, journalism, or poetry, and issues out error to be kept away from, such as

* A vulnerable establishing hook
* Overuse of adjectives and adverbs
* Flat or pressured metaphors or similes
* Melodramatic, typical or complicated dialogue
* Undeveloped characterizations and useless settings
* asymmetric pacing and absence of progression

With routines on the finish of every bankruptcy, this worthy reference will enable novelists, newshounds, poets and screenwriters alike to enhance their procedure as they discover ways to put off even the main refined error which are reason for rejection. the 1st 5 Pages may help writers at each degree take their paintings to a better -- and extra profitable -- point.

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Specimen Days & Collect by Walt Whitman

By Walt Whitman

Whitman's uniquely revealing impressions of the folks, locations, and occasions of his time.

One of the main inventive and person poets the United States has produced, Walt Whitman used to be additionally a prolific diarist, note-taker, and essayist whose intimate observations and reflections have profoundly deepened knowing of nineteenth-century American lifestyles. Specimen Days and acquire, first released in 1882, is a decision number of Whitman's uniquely revealing impressions of the folk, locations, and occasions of his time, largely the period of the Civil warfare and its aftermath.

On web page after web page, an enormous landscape of yank lifestyles unfolds, and with it infrequent glimpse of Whitman as poet, empathetic observer, and romantic wanderer. From his years as a wartime nurse in Washington, D.C., come touching glimpses of the useless and death in army hospitals, stories of Abraham Lincoln, and bright impressions of the nation's capital in a time of significant crisis.

Whitman's shuttle yields memorable reminiscences of Boston, the Hudson Valley, a stroll via crucial Park, Niagara Falls, the town of Denver, and extra. in addition to the famed essay "Democratic Vistas," there are scenes from the poet's youth, touching tributes to songbirds, wildflowers, friendship and freedom; impressions of the track of Beethoven, reflections on a final stopover at to Emerson, the deaths of Lincoln and Longfellow and the painful means of aging.

Deeply felt and vividly expressed, Specimen Days and gather is a richly profitable adventure, a unprecedented day trip into the brain and heard of 1 of America's maximum poets--and the the US his poetry so richly honored.

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Netduino Home Automation Projects by Matt Cavanagh

By Matt Cavanagh

Lately, electronics have long past from whatever that in simple terms digital engineers can comprehend, to a typical pastime that's available to all. Netduino has grown to join this revolution, supplying a improvement board that's either effortless to take advantage of, and permits current .NET builders to construct on wisdom they already have.

Most builders have wild principles approximately all of the instruments they might advance to make the realm a greater (or more straightforward) position, yet don't know the best way to get past blinking an LED. the subjects contained transcend what so much books disguise, taking an in-depth examine find out how to use Netduino for useful projects.

This publication begins by way of displaying you the way to do the “hello world” of electronics – fade an LED out and in. it is going to take you throughout the entire basics, together with tips on how to regulate quite a lot of digital sensors.

You will learn the way effortless it really is to automate numerous elements of your place. you'll the right way to open your gate along with your phone, instantly water your crops, get emailed while somebody invades your territory, attach up a keypad to release your door, make your individual breathalyzer, keep an eye on your house theatre, and masses extra!

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How to Look Pretty Not Plastered: A Step-by-step Make-up by Emily Rose

By Emily Rose

This easy-to-follow advisor indicates how one can in achieving that faultless and lovely glance, yet remain normal and actual whilst. This booklet will enable you: * take care of your dermis in order that it seems fit and gorgeous. * practice your starting place completely to contour your face. * Emphasise your eyes for a usual or a smokey night glance. * pick out your lip color and observe your lipstick. * fit your makeup for your promenade gown or celebration outfits. * it is usually makeup advice and must-haves to your purse. / writer Emily says: i've got written this e-book to coach you the artwork of employing excellent make-up, and that can assist you create the ideal search for you, your pores and skin and most significantly your age.

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Sams Teach Yourself Google Analytics in 10 Minutes by Michael Miller

By Michael Miller

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Sams educate your self Google Analytics™ in 10 Minutes promises uncomplicated, sensible solutions in the event you want quick effects. through operating via its 10-minute classes, you’ll research every little thing you should utilize Google Analytics to appropriately degree your website’s performance–and increase it!

10 mins is all you must find out how to…
• fast create a Google Analytics account and upload Google Analytics on your site
• outline targets and degree how good your website is attaining them
• music viewers from se's, pay-per-click advertisements, e mail, and different sources
• become aware of the pages your viewers view, how lengthy they remain, and the place they exit
• video display particular consumer activities, corresponding to taking part in embedded video, determining Flash menu goods, or downloading files
• establish your most sensible and worst content material, and connect poorly acting pages
• enhance your web site via monitoring mistakes pages and damaged links
• degree AdWords site visitors, place, and e-commerce performance
• deal with Google Analytics during the Dashboard
• customise Google Analytics to paintings extra successfully together with your site
• trap extra actual details by means of filtering out inner traffic
• decide upon the correct studies and knowledge, comprehend them, and act on what you learn

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Cracking the GRE (2013 Edition) by Princeton Review

By Princeton Review

If you want to comprehend it, it’s during this book.

Cracking the GRE, 2013 version has every thing you want to understand to grasp Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and the Essay sections of the GRE, and includes:

   • Access to 4 full-length perform tests
   • Practice questions with certain factors for each question
   • Key strategies for fixing textual content Completions, Sentence Equivalence, Numeric access, Quantitative Comparisons, and more
   • Thorough assessment of all GRE subject matters, together with every little thing on the revised GRE that debuted in fall 2011
   • Online video tutorials providing in-depth exploration of key thoughts and concepts

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