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The Mystery of Cloomber (Annotated) By Arthur Conan Doyle
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Near their residence, Branksome, is The Cloomber Hall, for many years untenanted. After a little while, it is settled in by John Berthier Heatherstone, late of the Indian Army. General Heatherstone... More > is nervous to the point of being paranoid. As the story unfolds, it becomes evident that his fears are connected with some people in India whom he has offended somehow. People hear a strange sound, like the tolling of a bell, in his presence, which seems to cause the general great discomfort. Every year his paranoia reaches its climax around the fifth of October, after which date his fears subside for a while. After some time there is a shipwreck in the bay and among the survivors are three Buddhist priests who had boarded the ship from Kurrachee. This book is very popular in the world. In this book, there are many stories. And all the stories are very popular and interesting in the world. If you want to read this book then you can learn many things from this ebook.< Less
Threats Posed By North Korea - China's Sword By Roberto Miguel Rodriguez
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North Korea remains one of the hot spots in 21st century politics. This is one country still subscribing to the traditional Marxist ideology and unwilling to join China, Vietnam, the former Soviet... More > Union and the Eastern European countries in pursuing an open economy based on trade and capitalist practices. The country remains poor and isolated, but has the fifth largest army in the world, and allegedly a few nuclear weapons and the ability to launch them as far as Japan. In this paper, I will make a brief analysis of North Korea’s military capabilities, including its nuclear program and its security implications in Northern Asia and the world, and discuss the characteristics of the country’s faltering economy, which serves as a limit for North Korea’s military buildup and constraints many of the country’s strategies, but probably will not collapse the regime.< Less
Son of Sparta By Vincenity Skyy
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Echelas was born in fifth-century Sparta, with the golden hair said to herald favor from the gods. However, if his life has been divinely blessed, Echelas would not have believed it. From his brutal... More > childhood in the wilds to an adolescence spent mastering the art of war, Echelas has constantly struggled to prove himself a true son of Sparta. Framed for murder and awaiting the inevitable moment of his execution, Echelas is left dependent on the word of a mad, deposed king to see him vindicated. From his prison cell, Echelas recounts his life and those who have graced it, including Elara, a young woman heis forbidden to love but who he is helpless to resist. Even as he tells his tale, a new threat is rising in the east. The massive armies of the Persian empire are advancing and they mean to conquer not only Sparta, but the entire Greek world with it.< Less
Henry V By William Shakespeare
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Henry V is a history play by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written near 1599. It tells the story of King Henry V of England, focusing on events immediately before and after the Battle of... More > Agincourt (1415) during the Hundred Years' War. In the First Quarto text, it was titled The Cronicle History of Henry the fift, which became The Life of Henry the Fifth in the First Folio text. The play is the final part of a tetralogy, preceded by Richard II, Henry IV, Part 1, and Henry IV, Part 2. The original audiences would thus have already been familiar with the title character, who was depicted in the Henry IV plays as a wild, undisciplined young man. In Henry V, the young prince has matured. He embarks on an expedition to France and, his army badly outnumbered, defeats the French at Agincourt.< Less
Keep 'Em Flying By Cpl. Wendel Heberling, USAAF
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Photographs and Memorabilia of a Fifth Air Force Mechanic's Tour of Duty in the Southwest Pacific, 1943-1945. Cpl. Heberling served as an airplane mechanic in both the 27th Air Depot Group, and the... More > 80th Airdrome Squadron, servicing front line combat units, most notably the 90th Bomb Group, the famed The Jolly Rogers. His photos and negatives, all Army Censor approved, and stored away for 70 years are reproduced here as stark reminders of the aircraft, camp life, Luzon Invasion and the post battle destruction of Manila. The New Guinea section gives the reader just a taste of the privations found in a part of the world featuring the harshest of environments the Service Groups labored under just to keep airworthy planes ready for their missions. His experiences no doubt model that of thousands of fellow service mechanics. nodocs.< Less
The Idealistic Adventurer By George Sossenko
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The Sossenko family flees the Russian revolution in 1917, first to Berlin then to Left Bank Paris. Growing up among White Russians and left intellectuals, George Sossenko, at 16, joins the good fight... More > in Spain as a member of the French Brigade, against Fascist Franco. Rescuing young George from near-certain death in the fascist victory, the family flees once again, this time from the Nazi monster, to Argentina. Soon George is back in uniform fighting with the Free French and English in North Africa then the U.S. Fifth Army in Italy and France, surviving but leaving many a friend on the battlefield. His return to Argentina and eventual engagement in the business world follows the war. His adventures in this arena are often as hair-raising as the war years.< Less
The Idealistic Adventurer By George Sossenko
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The Sossenko family flees the Russian revolution in 1917, first to Berlin then to Left Bank Paris. Growing up among White Russians and left intellectuals, George Sossenko, at 16, joins the good fight... More > in Spain as a member of the French Brigade, against Fascist Franco. Rescuing young George from near-certain death in the fascist victory, the family flees once again, this time from the Nazi monster, to Argentina. Soon George is back in uniform fighting with the Free French and English in North Africa then the U.S. Fifth Army in Italy and France, surviving but leaving many a friend on the battlefield. His return to Argentina and eventual engagement in the business world follows the war. His adventures in this arena are often as hair-raising as the war years.< Less

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Birth Log Book Birth Log Book By Emily Rumsey
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