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What did Capability Brown do for Ecology? The legacy for biodiversity, landscapes, and nature conservation By Christine Handley (eds), Ian D. Rotheram
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This book is based on a major conference with Historic England, Natural England, the Ancient Tree Forum and others which took place in 2016 as part of the celebrations for the tercentenary of... More > Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown. The event brought together ecologists, landscape historians and archaeologists, land managers and conservationists to look critically at the impact of Brown and his successors on the UK’s landscape. The book addresses the paradigms of these designed landscapes. It considers the issues around the legacy of Brown’s creations and ideas and the repercussions that are still apparent today. It makes for a thought-provoking and rich discussion covering habitat conservation and creation, drainage and the release of alien species. This is the untold story of the ecology of Capability Brown and the landscape school which followed.< Less
The Innocence of Father Brown By G.K. Chesterton
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The Innocence of Father Brown is the first of five collections of mystery stories by G. K. Chesterton starring an unimposing but surprisingly capable Roman Catholic priest. Father Brown’s... More > ability to uncover the truth behind the mystery continually surpasses that of the “experts” around him, who are fooled into underestimation by the priest’s unimpressive outward appearance and, often, by their own prejudices about Christianity. Combining captivating stories and insightful commentary, The Innocence of Father Brown is a delightful read.< Less
ABOVE THE CALL By Tabbie Browne
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A MESSAGE TO ALL PET LOVERS. We guarantee that no animal was killed or hurt in any way during the writing of this story. Never underestimate the capability or power of dogs in the spirit... More > world. Tisun and his pack of ultra sensitive canines, answer above and beyond the call of duty to help those in need, whether in body or solely in spirit. But when they are faced with an evil that threatens to tear them apart, a little help is needed from a source beyond even their powers to rid them of the danger. You will also encounter the Ladydogs and characters which may or may not have a bearing on the outcome, but will you be able to decide who is good and who is not? One thing is certain – you will know you have had a different experience by the time you have finished reading. And you will want more.< Less
The Unforgivable Error By Tabbie Browne
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The simple act of a boy scratching his arm develops into the savage fight between the angels and demon entities of different elements. Shane’s spirit is snatched at his passing leaving him a... More > vagrant in a world that is strange and unknown to him. He seeks revenge for his trauma, but he is shadowed by Fica, an air demon who craves possession of his soul. The years soon pass in the small village of his birth, where twin girls are having an unsettling effect on the locals and their pets. Light relief is provided by some of the local characters, but is soon overshadowed by the combat between Daku, a fire demon, and the angels of all elements. The lives of the two families are combined, and Daku and Fica are seeking to achieve glory in their own sphere, something which neither has the capability to do. Shane is under the guard of Billy, a very high level entity who explains many things beyond belief and engineers Shane’s return to Earth. If there is an Earth, for Daku’s aim is to completely destroy it.< Less
Migration from Boys to Men By Mervis Brown
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This story is about men in a family who have lived through various life challenges and have triumphed to stand as mentors and a true testament to the endurance of the human spirit to achieve and... More > succeed regardless of the odds. The Matriarch of the family Ezekiel life started being separated from his mother because of property. He was sent to live with a relative a uncle his mother’s brother who mistreated him but the young boy had a gift which was realized by a caring Teacher who with the help of a caring Man from his community and his wife gave him a better chance at life they took him into their home and under their care and love Ezekiel grew from a boy learning how to be innovative, responsible, capable, and respectful with unequaled intellect and wisdom he became a king among men. His story provides the foundation for a sequel about his son who experienced life I with new challenge he thrives to overcome them and make his father proud as he migrates from being a boy and to a man.< Less
Kevlar Legions: The Transformation of the United States Army 1989-2005 By John Sloan Brown
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This is the story of how the United States Army responded to the challenges of the end of the Cold War by transforming itself into the most capable ground force in the world today. It argues that... More > from 1989 through 2005 the U.S. Army attempted, and largely achieved, a centrally directed and institutionally driven transformation relevant to ground warfare that exploited Information Age technology, adapted to post–Cold War strategic circumstances, and integrated into parallel Department of Defense efforts. The process not only modernized equipment, it also substantially altered doctrine, organization, training, administrative and logistical practices, and the service culture. Kevlar Legions further contends that the digitized expeditionary Army has withstood the test of combat, performing superbly with respect to deployment and high-end conventional combat and capably with respect to low-intensity conflict and the counterinsurgency challenges of Iraq and Afghanistan.< Less
Aspects of North-East History, Volume 1 By Michael Southwick
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A collection of local history articles on the heritage of the North-East of England - from the Scottish border in the north to the Vale of Pickering in the south. Subjects covered include: Capability... More > Brown; Escomb Saxon Church; Middlesbrough's Transporter Bridge; The Lantern of Newcastle's St.Nicholas' Cathedral; Helmsley parish; Penshaw Monument; Description of a Coal Mine; Thomas Bewick; St.Mary's Lighthouse; Dunstanburgh Castle; Catherine Cookson biography; Place-names of the North-East; and potted histories of Haltwhistle, Belsay & Middleton-in-Teesdale. 72 pages.< Less
Aspects of North-East History, Volume 1 By Michael Southwick
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A collection of local history articles on the heritage of the North-East of England - from the Scottish border in the north to the Vale of Pickering in the south. Subjects covered include: Capability... More > Brown; Escomb Saxon Church; Middlesbrough's Transporter Bridge; The Lantern of Newcastle's St.Nicholas' Cathedral; Helmsley parish; Penshaw Monument; Description of a Coal Mine; Thomas Bewick; St.Mary's Lighthouse; Dunstanburgh Castle; Catherine Cookson biography; Place-names of the North-East; and potted histories of Haltwhistle, Belsay & Middleton-in-Teesdale. 72 pages.< Less
Instant Pot Electronic Pressure Cooker : Recipes According to Functions By Kenneth Adkins
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Instant Pot is the latest third Generation Programmable Pressure Cooker designed by Canadians with the objectives of being Safe, Convenient, and Dependable. It speeds up cooking two to six times... More > using up to 70% less energy, and, above all, produces nutritious healthy food in a convenient and consistent fashion. With multiple sensors and a microprocessor, Instant Pot is an intelligent multi-cooker. It is capable of completely replacing pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker/porridge maker, sauté/browning pan, steamer, yogurt maker, and stockpot warmer. In this book, advantages and disadvantages of the instant pot are covered. Moreover recipes are given according to the function so that you can become familiar with all the functions very fast.< Less
Instant Pot a Most Modern Pressure Cooker, Cook Book By Daryl Osborn
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Since electric pressure cookers are a relatively recent invention, recipes for this miracle appliance can be rather scarce. This book provides recipes in two categories according to advantages and... More > according to function keys. Advantages are that, it is capable of replacing number of appliances. This section presents recipes in comparing way; say a recipe prepared in oven is presented in Instant Pot as well. For example Oven and microwave vs. Instant Pot, Crock-pot or slow cooker vs. Instant Pot and so on. The second part of this book provides recipes according to following function keys Beans & chili, Baking, Congee/porridge, Keep warm, Meat & stew, Multigrain rice, Porridge, Poultry, Rice, Sauté/browning, Slow cook, Soup, Steaming, Yogurt.< Less