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The High Frontier By Stuart Slade
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Living and working in space is man's greatest challenge. The men and women serving on the Manned Orbiting Laboratories and the new Manned Orbital Weapons Station know the are the leading edge of... More > most important project humanity has ever attempted. The conquest of space will guarantee man's survival. Yet, there may not be enough time left. On Earth, one empire is collapsing under its own weight and there are those in its government who would prefer to suffer utter destruction rather than defeat. Will a conspiracy to stop them succeed? Another is trying to repair the damage from previous blunders and rebuild its relations with the rest of the world. Can they succeed before their enemies use a horrifying new weapon against them? As these crises converge to threaten destruction, a baffling mystery is solved. But, the question remains, will humanity have time to scale The High Frontier?< Less
The High Frontier By Stuart Slade
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Living and working in space is man's greatest challenge. The men and women serving on board the Manned Orbiting Laboratories and the new Manned Orbital Weapons Station know that they are the leading... More > edge of the most important project humanity has ever undertaken. The conquest of space will guarantee humanity's future. The danger is that there may not be enough time left. On Earth, one empire is collapsing under its own weight and there are those in its government who believe that utter destruction is preferable to defeat. Will a conspiracy to stop them succeed? Another government is trying to repair the damage done by previous blunders and re-establish relations with the rest of the world. Can they succeed before their enemies use a new and dreadful weapon to stop them? As the simultaneous crises converge to threaten destruction, a baffling mystery is solved. But the question remains.... Will humanity have time to scale "The High Frontier?"< Less
UNA Frontiers Vol. 1 By Monique MacNaughton
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300 years after an apocalyptic global war now remembered as “The Burn”, much of western civilization has been reduced to 19th-century conditions, and worse in many other areas of the... More > world. High technology persists only in small, secretive enclaves. One such place, a hidden undersea habitat in the Caribbean, finds itself in deep trouble when discovered by an expansionistic - and tyrannical - South American empire seeking to recreate the glory of the Incas. Two escapees from the habitat - a teenage boy and an aquatic robot - make their separate ways to the North American mainland to seek help for their people, who are now divided between besiegement and captivity. The first volume lays the foundation work for what will be an epic storyline of adversity, love, war, politics and friendship in a post-apocalyptic era where the collision of technological worlds tests all the conventional rules of engagement.< Less
UNA Frontiers Vol. 1 By Monique MacNaughton
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300 years after an apocalyptic global war now remembered as “The Burn”, much of western civilization has been reduced to 19th-century conditions, and worse in many other areas of the... More > world. High technology persists only in small, secretive enclaves. One such place, a hidden undersea habitat in the Caribbean, finds itself in deep trouble when discovered by an expansionistic - and tyrannical - South American empire seeking to recreate the glory of the Incas. Two escapees from the habitat - a teenage boy and an aquatic robot - make their separate ways to the North American mainland to seek help for their people, who are now divided between besiegement and captivity. The first volume lays the foundation work for what will be an epic storyline of adversity, love, war, politics and friendship in a post-apocalyptic era where the collision of technological worlds tests all the conventional rules of engagement.< Less
Molly McDonald A Tale of the Old Frontier By Randall Parrish
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Ernest Leonard Blumenschein (May 26, 1874 – June 6, 1960)... More > was an American artist and founding member of the Taos Society of Artists. He is noted for paintings of Native Americans, New Mexico and the American Southwest.Ernest Blumenschein was born on May 26, 1874 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. When four years later his mother died, his father accepted a position as director of the Dayton Philharmonic in Ohio, where Blumenschein grew up. When he finished high school, Blumenschein received a scholarship to study violin at the Cincinnati College of Music.While in Cincinnati, he also attended an illustration course from Fernand Lungren at the Cincinnati Art Academy, causing him to change his studies from music to art. He moved to New York City in 1892, studying at the Art Students League of New York. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ernest_L._Blumenschein< Less
The Passing of the Frontier: A Chronicle of the Old West By Emerson Hough
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Emerson Hough (1857–1923) was an American author best known... More > for writing western stories and historical novels.Hough was born in Newton, Iowa on June 28, 1857. He was in Newton High School's first graduating class of three in 1875. He graduated from the University of Iowa with a bachelor's degree in philosophy in 1880 and later studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1882. His first article, "Far From The Madding Crowd," was published in Forest and Stream in 1882.He moved to White Oaks, New Mexico, practiced law there, and wrote for the White Oaks newspaper Golden Era for a year and a half, returning to Iowa when his mother was ill. He later wrote Story of the Outlaw, A Study of the Western Desperado, which included profiles of Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emerson_Hough< Less
Being One - No One is like No Other. High School- The next frontier. v. 1 By Isabis Inside
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On Wednesday, September 4th, 1996, it is the first day of high school for Timberly, Barry, Stefania, Zaurah and Latrice in New York City. All come from various backgrounds that includes the regions... More > of the Carribean, Italy and the North Southern region of America that would add into the melting pot of their school. Yet, who said it would be easy? Stereotypes and prejudices arise even in one's family: Zaurah as a Rastafarian can attest to this. It may not be depicted now, but this book is the beginning of a Christian series. Under God's eyes, we are all one blood. For more information, visit www.isabisinside.com< Less
Linear Algebra Foundations to Frontiers - Notes to Laff With By Robert van de Geijn, Pierce van de Geijn, Margaret Myers
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In this course, you will learn all the standard topics that are taught in typical undergraduate linear algebra courses all over the world, but using our unique method, you'll also get more! LAFF was... More > developed following the syllabus of an introductory linear algebra course at The University of Texas at Austin taught by Professor Robert van de Geijn, an expert on high performance linear algebra libraries. Through short videos, exercises, visualizations, and programming assignments, you will study Vector and Matrix Operations, Linear Transformations, Solving Systems of Equations, Vector Spaces, Linear Least-Squares, and Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors. In addition, you will get a glimpse of cutting edge research on the development of linear algebra libraries, which are used throughout computational science. Additional materials, including downloadable videos, can be obtained from http://www.ulaff.net We invite you to LAFF with us!< Less
Linear Algebra Foundations to Frontiers - Notes to Laff With By Robert van de Geijn, Pierce van de Geijn, Margaret Myers
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In this course, you will learn all the standard topics that are taught in typical undergraduate linear algebra courses all over the world, but using our unique method, you'll also get more! LAFF was... More > developed following the syllabus of an introductory linear algebra course at The University of Texas at Austin taught by Professor Robert van de Geijn, an expert on high performance linear algebra libraries. Through short videos, exercises, visualizations, and programming assignments, you will study Vector and Matrix Operations, Linear Transformations, Solving Systems of Equations, Vector Spaces, Linear Least-Squares, and Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors. In addition, you will get a glimpse of cutting edge research on the development of linear algebra libraries, which are used throughout computational science. Additional materials, including downloadable videos, can be obtained from http://www.ulaff.net We invite you to LAFF with us! Successful Professional Pricing< Less
A High Private in the Rear Rank By Leroy E. Parkins
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Although Theodore Parkins never thought of his time on earth as anything but the life he’d set out to build for himself and his family, it quickly took on the twists and turns of an... More > extraordinary destiny. Hi son, Leroy Parkins, tells his father's story with love and admiration, and takes us from the rugged youth of an illiterate Illinois farmer to the ranks of the Union Army during the Civil War. Theodore survived the jagged blows of war and a Confederate prison camp only to face the uneven adventures of a pioneer traveling with oxen, wagon, wife and baby to the Iowa frontier. A jack of all trades, he also applied his considerable skill to the railroad construction race crisscrossing the country. His fearless zest for life never ceases to astound in these recollections blending personal history with some of the most profound events that forged the still-young United States History. A uniquely American tale.< Less