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by Mary JohnsonBranded for Missions embraces more than just going to unfamiliar places and preaching. It includes being committed and having compassion for the lost, having the mind of Christ and a loving heart for people of all walks of life. Traveling and ministering to the nations can be quite a challenge when one’s luggage takes another route and one is without clothes for 2-3 days. Mary Johnson was faced with this dilemma in China and Bolivia. She shares from her experience the effects of anger and unforg... more
by Robert A. KlinckPatent litigation can be a dizzying maze for the uninitiated. The substantive law, procedures, lingo, and various quirks inherent in this type of lawsuit can appear extremely complex—even mysterious—for those not intimately familiar with the process. But have no fear. In Patent Litigation Primer, author Robert A. Klinck helps to demystify the patent lawsuit procedure for the inventors, business owners, investors, and other participants who might be new to the game. This eye-opening book is... more
by Henry C. Lucas, Jr.New technologies provide opportunities and threats to the American University. These technologies include online and blended classes and MOOCs. These new forms of instruction focus on promoting active as opposed to passive learning. There are chapters on each of these types of classes based on my experiences teaching them. The book discusses how to use new technologies and the opportunity they provide to enhance teaching and learning. It also identifies the threats these te... more
Technology and the Disruption of Higher Education: Saving the American University (Black & White Version)by Henry C. Lucas, Jr.New technologies provide opportunities and threats to the American University. These technologies include online and blended classes and MOOCs. These new forms of instruction focus on promoting active as opposed to passive learning. There are chapters on each of these types of classes based on my experiences teaching them. The book discusses how to use new technologies and the opportunity they provide to enhance teaching and learning. It also identifies the threats these te... more
by Michael W. HarkinsA decade after an accidental shooting by a defective gun forever altered his life, teenager Brandon Maxfield and his attorney Richard Ruggieri managed to do what law enforcement and a dozen U.S. cities had attempted but never accomplished – hold accountable a manufacturer of guns so connected to crime and tragedy they were known as crime guns, junk guns, and listed in the government’s “Top Ten Guns Used in Crimes.” When the gunmaker filed bankruptcy to avoid paying his half of a $50,000,000 pro... more
by Michael FleischerOK, you’ve decided you want to study a foreign language. Congratulations on this wise resolution. But what now? Regardless of whether you are planning to sign up for a course, hire a private tutor, spend a year in a Buddhist monastery of simply go to the nearest library and check out their textbooks and CDs, you will need some strategies and techniques, so that you can steer your efforts into the right direction. Far too many learners waste too much time studying less efficiently than they actua... more
by Judy MartialayIntroduce children to Spanish and open the door to a fascinating world. Easy to use-whether or not you speak Spanish. Audio included. Pete the Pilot whisks the children away to Mexico. Aboard the plane, readers learn some basic Spanish when they meet Panchito, a Mexican jumping bean, and follow him on his adventures. Back at home, children can practice Spanish with friends and family. Activities include: performing a skit with friends learning about the culture of Mexico singing a catchy piñata ... more
by Kimmy Preuss
Laughter Is Not Only A Good Medicine... It Is The Spice Of Life! Feed your soul with 300 Amusing Musings and enjoy a heaping helping of non-fat juvenile anecdotes, a sprinkling of whimsical poetry, and seasoned with a dash of hilarious observations. Prepare to be served up a bountiful meal of delicious humor! For over 4 years Kimmy has been posting witty ideas (musings!) on her Facebook page to the delight of her friends and family. This book is a compilation of those posts, which re... more
by Hope BarrettThis prequel to Under the Sea finds the rebel Princess enlisting the help of a witch in order to escape her Father's plans for a royal marriage. Cover and watercolours: Katy Leuven
Portraits from the Revolution: Interviews with the Protestors from Occupy Wall Street: 30 September - 8 October, 2011by Rob Couteau
A series of early interviews with the Occupy Wall Street protestors conducted between 30 September and 8 October 2011. Includes an essay on marching with the demonstrators and an interview with Professor William Scott, author of "Troublemakers: Power, Representation, and the Fiction of the Mass Worker" (Rutgers University Press).
by Hope BarrettSomebody Get Me A Hammer!! covers the gamut of gamblers: from witches, those who stalk, win, lose, ban themselves, and sue. Witty, dark, and enlightening, author Hope Barrett's two year blog on gambling has been assembled into one policy-changing —engaging, acerbic, unsettling— whole, featuring the alchemist Moon and the bedevilled Gary, whose parsimony is punished with the cruel appearance of a $10,000 win on the one line he is not playing...
by Deborah JohnsonParents and grandparents: do you want the benefit of music lessons for your child or grandchild? Many studies show how music improves self-discipline, thinking skills, spatial reasoning, creative abilities and more. However, with the number of activities and distractions most kids and families face, how do you fit in a quality music education for a generation that is busy and media-possessed? Music for Kids answers the "why" music education is so important, then the "how and when" to start a ... more
by Peter A. ConwayThe first book and the most detailed account to date of the gruesome "gay porn murder" that made national headlines and led to a cross-country manhunt for the killers.
by Hilary EmbertonTake a pictorial voyage around the world through An Invitation To Travel. Step inside the covers of this book to see that Earth is an amazing and wonderful place and that despite deep cultural differences, people everywhere are kind and share similar needs. Images mostly in color, from fifty-six countries are paired with commentary bringing special meaning to the photos. This book will appeal to seasoned, aspirational and armchair travelers.
by Tonette Carter
God gave his son's life that we would have an abundant life and not perish for all eternity. God created the heavens and the earth and all that there is. It tells how God made the world in six days and then made man in his own image. Written so plainly and so simple that even an infant can understand it. Then page twenty one challenges the mature mind in revealing the bodys' consistency of 39 elements from the dust of the ground of which God used to make man.&... more
by Melvin WinfreyThis book is my translation of the Bible's prophecy as well as how it ties into today's events. It breaks down a couple of books within the Bible. It talks more about the 144 thousand. It gives the reader a clearer picture of who the 144 thousand are and it explains where they come from. This book is an attempt to help people to become more comfortable in reading the bible. You can read this book and follow along with your Bible. Follow along, read, and prepare for what's coming in the future.