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Snowflake Mandalas By Daniela Gonschorek
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There is hardly a greater gift than the one that nature gives us when snow falls at Christmas and crystals form on the windows. Motifs for all who love winter. 36 motifs, each with an unprinted back... More > so that pens cannot push their way through the underlying motif. If you like a motive particularly well, you can cut it out so easily and hang up or give it away. When using felt-tip pens I would put a loose sheet of paper between the pages. Just for safety. Mandalas are geometric shapes directed towards a centre. They are either circular or square and can be found in many cultures. From India and Tibet, the mandalas with Buddhism spread throughout East Asia. They are supposed to activate our subconscious during meditation and have a positive effect on our psyche. The Indians also know this symbolism. A Mandala appeals mainly to spiritually oriented people, but it also stands for joy of life, energy and unity with the universe.< Less
Snowflake Mandalas 2 By Daniela Gonschorek
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There is hardly a greater gift than the one that nature gives us when snow falls at Christmas and crystals form on the windows. Motifs for all who love winter. 36 motifs, each with an unprinted back... More > so that pens cannot push their way through the underlying motif. If you like a motive particularly well, you can cut it out so easily and hang up or give it away. When using felt-tip pens I would put a loose sheet of paper between the pages. Just for safety. Mandalas are geometric shapes directed towards a centre. They are either circular or square and can be found in many cultures. From India and Tibet, the mandalas with Buddhism spread throughout East Asia. They are supposed to activate our subconscious during meditation and have a positive effect on our psyche. The Indians also know this symbolism. A Mandala appeals mainly to spiritually oriented people, but it also stands for joy of life, energy and unity with the universe.< Less
Shooting at the Navy Yard: One Survivor's Memoir By Laurel Myers
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“911, what is your emergency?”, the operator said in a calm voice as gunshots rained down on victims from the fourth floor in Building 197 at the Washington Navy Yard September 16, 2013.... More > Amidst the chaos, hundreds of workers fled for their lives. Those who weren’t hit by the shooter’s initial shots were quickly engulfed by the terror that followed. In Shooting at the Navy Yard, author Laurel Myers offers a firsthand account of the shooting spree that occurred that day and provides insight into the aftermath, including her challenges with post traumatic stress disorder. She addresses workplace safety issues and pays tribute to the twelve people who lost their lives that fateful day. Praise for Shooting at the Navy Yard “ … The point of view from the middle of building 197 is good and shows what was going on in the author’s mind, what her experiences were from what she saw, what she could hear, and what she felt as she hid under her desk …” —Andrew Blanco< Less
Sirens and Grey Balloons By Peter Hurdwell
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The life of a small boy living in a London suburb which sustained heavy damage from enemy bombing where over a hundred of its citizens were killed and only ten percent of its buildings survived the... More > war unscathed. He recalls the terror of lying in a cupboard under the stairs as the Luftwaffe bombed his suburb and later devastation caused by V1 flying bombs and long range V2 rockets. His account encompasses a short period of evacuation to the safety of a country village and the relief experienced by a war torn populace when news of Hitler’s death heralded the end of the Third Reich and the Second World War. The reminiscences also include details of his family’s friendship with German prisoners of war. The main thread which weaves the narrative together lays in the many humorous episodes which punctuated his early years, particularly whilst in the British Army which at the time appeared to have changed only marginally since the carnage of the First World War.< Less
Making Do By Johnny Becker
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“Making Do” is a memoir spanning the first 26 years of Johnny Becker’s life. His parents had narrowly escaped the chaos of World War I and the Russian Revolution making their way to... More > the relative safety of Harbin, China where Johnny was born in 1922. His memories begin a few years after arriving in Long Island, NY. Johnny takes us through the depression days, high school adventures and athletic achievements. World War II was a call to arms and in 1943 Johnny eagerly joined the Eighth Air Force, before being shipped to England. After an intense four months and three missions over Germany, including a crash landing, his crew was shipped back to the states. Several months later, Johnny returned to civilian life and after working various jobs in NYC moved to Savannah, Georgia to begin his career in the Army and Navy Store business. “Making Do” captures Johnny’s philosophy of life, that is, to make the most of what one has, regardless of one’s material circumstances.< Less
Trainee Guide for Basic Military Training By Naval Education & Training Command
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Anchors Aweigh . Change Record . Table of Contents . Security Awareness . Safety/Hazard Awareness Notice . How to Use Your Trainee Guide . 24-Hour Time / Phonetic Alphabet . Legal Readiness for New... More > Sailors . Code of Ethics . Military Pay and Benefits . Montgomery GI Bill/Post 9/11 GI Bill . Uniform Code of Military Justice . Recruit Orientation One . Recruit Orientation Two . Recruit Orientation Three . Recruit Orientation Four . Recruit Watchstanding . Shipboard Watchstanding . Dress and Working Uniform Wear . Personal Inspection Procedures . Survival-At-Sea .. First Aid Training . U.S. Navy Ships and Aircraft . Learning Skills . Navy Core Values . Enlisted Rate and Officer Rank Recognition . Uniforms and Grooming . Conduct During Armed Conflict . Military Customs and Courtesies . Navy Equal Opportunity Program . Rape and Sexual Assault Awareness . Basic Seamanship, Part 1 – Nomenclature . Basic Seamanship, Part 2 - Lines, Wire Ropes, Small Boats, and Sound-Powered Telephones . Line Handling Laboratory 1 .< Less
Mexico’s “Narco-Refugees”: The Looming Challenge for U.S. National Security [Enlarged Edition] By Paul Rexton Kan & Strategic Studies Institute
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Since 2006, when Mexican president Felipe Calderon declared war on the drug cartels, there has been a rise in the number of Mexican nationals seeking political asylum in the United States to escape... More > the ongoing drug cartel violence in their home country. Political asylum cases in general are claimed by those who are targeted for their political beliefs or ethnicity in countries that are repressive or are failing. Mexico is neither. Nonetheless, if the health of the Mexican state declines because criminal violence continues, increases, or spreads, U.S. communities will feel an even greater burden on their systems of public safety and public health from "narco-refugees." Given the ever increasing cruelty of the cartels, the question is whether and how the U.S. Government should begin to prepare for what could be a new wave of migrants coming from Mexico. Allowing Mexicans to claim asylum could potentially open a flood gate of migrants to the United States during a time when there is a very contentious national..< Less
Navy Lookout Training Handbook - NAVEDTRA 12968-A (SPECIAL PUBLICATION) By Naval Education & Training Center
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In this United States Navy with its nuclear-powered warships, computerized guidance systems, and the most accurate search radars in the world, you, the lookout, play a critical role in safe ship... More > operations. Your trained human eye is far superior to the most sophisticated equipment. As a lookout, your eyes are the eyes of the ship, and on your alertness and skill rest the safety of the ship. In the naval service there is probably no Rule of the Road more conscientiously observed than Rule 5 of the Navigation Rules, Commandant Instruction M16672.2, which states: Every vessel shall at all times maintain a proper look-out by sight and hearing as well as by all available means appropriate in the prevailing circumstances and conditions so as to make a full appraisal of the situation and of the risk of collision. In this manual, we will discuss visual search and contact reporting procedures; ship/aircraft recognition; Rules of the Road; buoy systems; special sea detail; restricted visibility steaming.< Less
Navy Electrician’s Mate - NAVEDTRA 14344 - (Nonresident Training Course) By Naval Education & Training Command
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About this course: This is a self-study course. By studying this course, you can improve your professional/military knowledge, as well as prepare for the Navywide advancement-in-rate examination. It... More > contains subject matter about dayto- day occupational knowledge and skill requirements and includes text, tables, and illustrations to help you understand the information. An additional important feature of this course is its reference to useful information in other publications. The well-prepared Sailor will take the time to look up the additional information. CHAPTER 1. Rating Information, General Safety Practices, and Administration 2. Electrical Installations 3. AC Power Distribution Systems 4. Shipboard Lighting 5. Electrical Auxiliaries 6. Motor Controllers 7. Maintenance and Repair of Rotating Electrical Machinery 8. Voltage and Frequency Regulation 9. Electrohydraulic Load-Sensing Speed Governors 10. Degaussing 11. Cathodic Protection 12. Visual Landing Aids 13. Engineering Plant Operations, Maintenance...< Less
Thumbing Through the Pages of My Mind By Gwendolyn Kaye Gourdon
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After many years,Gwen has finally given in to the need to publish her work.Her creation is not perfect,with mixed up fonts and sizes purposely used in the poems included in her book.She realizes that... More > 'perfect' does not exist,nor would she want this book to be molded 'perfectly',for there is no perfect world!We invite you to invest a bit of your time and walk along with her through this wicked,sensual,inspiring,and brutally honest book of poems,as her words spring to life.She gives her readers a peek into the life of a small town lesbian,who fights for freedom,and proves that it is NOT gender,race,spiritual beliefs,sexual orientation,or any of the so called 'norms' that rule your life and WHO you choose to love.She comes to us as a Shadow,nudging her readers gently to the 'jagged edge' of which she often speaks,then pulls us back in again to safety.And,in doing so,sends you on a ride that you will never forget!< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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