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Victory Lane: A Korean War Veteran's Journey Through the VA Health System By Cathy J Lueers
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What is going on with the VA Health System? When a Korean War veteran and Purple Heart medalist receives a shocking medical diagnosis, he and his daughter scramble across the country in a race... More > against time to find hope and treatment. This true story peels back the covers in a rare, personal look at real issues confronting the VA health system, offering insights and hope to caregivers and the heroes they serve.< Less
Our Home, Our Team By Eric T. Epperson
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A man, his young son, and his aging father board the Amtrak City of New Orleans on a quest to bind three generations to an alliance of fanaticism for one of the NFL’s historically worst teams.... More > After three decades of losing records and scarce playoff appearances, the New Orleans Saints are finally beginning to write a new chapter in their history, and the trio is eager to grab a front-row seat. For the men, who moved away from south Louisiana twenty years earlier, it will be a nostalgic trip down a Hurricane Katrina-altered memory lane. And for the youngest member of the family, it will be the first opportunity to experience the colorful soul of one of America’s great Southern cities. Our Home, Our Team shares the wistful, hilarious, and true stories from a quest to relive fond memories and pass a black-and-gold torch to a new generation.< Less
Our Home, Our Team By Eric T. Epperson
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A man, his young son, and his aging father board the Amtrak City of New Orleans on a quest to bind three generations to an alliance of fanaticism for one of the NFL’s historically worst teams.... More > After three decades of losing records and scarce playoff appearances, the New Orleans Saints are finally beginning to write a new chapter in their history, and the trio is eager to grab a front-row seat. For the men, who moved away from south Louisiana twenty years earlier, it will be a nostalgic trip down a Hurricane Katrina-altered memory lane. And for the youngest member of the family, it will be the first opportunity to experience the colorful soul of one of America’s great Southern cities. Our Home, Our Team shares the wistful, hilarious, and true stories from a quest to relive fond memories and pass a black-and-gold torch to a new generation.< Less
Act Your Age: A Coming of (Middle) Age Memoir By Priscilla Lindsey Biddle
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Act your age! From her mother's admonition in childhood, a middle aged, twice-married mother of four and a product of the Deep South makes her way through a meandering inner journey towards a quiet... More > epiphany revealing what her mother's words really mean. This rite of passage at the age of fifty unfolds through 12 narratives that will evoke both laughter and tears. Each chapter is an independent reflection on the daily anecdotes all of us live each day in the course of growing up and growing older. Reading the narratives may be like going through a shoe box of old photoyou find in the attic, not arranged in any seeming order, but, creating a logic of their own. Memorable characters like rise from the narrator's Southern Gothic roots. The narrator, prides herself in being an introspective and competent adult, but her naivete demonstrates that being an adult is really a state of mind, and finding truth is like entertaining company with chipped china.< Less
Act Your Age: A Coming of (Middle) Age Memoir By Priscilla Lindsey Biddle
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Act your age! From her mother's admonition in childhood, a middle aged, twice-married mother of four and a product of the Deep South makes her way through a meandering inner journey towards a quiet... More > epiphany revealing what her mother's words really mean. This rite of passage at the age of fifty unfolds through 12 narratives that will evoke both laughter and tears. Each chapter is an independent reflection on the daily anecdotes all of us live each day in the course of growing up and growing older. Reading the narratives may be like going through a shoe box of old photoyou find in the attic, not arranged in any seeming order, but, creating a logic of their own. Memorable characters like rise from the narrator's Southern Gothic roots. The narrator, prides herself in being an introspective and competent adult, but her naivete demonstrates that being an adult is really a state of mind, and finding truth is like entertaining company with chipped china.< Less
Mom's Fallen and I Can't Get Up: Learning to Care for Yourself, While Caring for Your Elderly Parents By D. Collins
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This book takes a humorous and realistic view of caring for your parents as they age and it’s effects on the entire family. Being in the Sandwich Generation can be trying at times. You are... More > raising your kids at home and then taking care of your parents as they age. They both need your time and attention, often simultaneously. This is both a beautiful and challenging time of life for the elderly and the caregiver. Sometimes you cry, and sometimes to laugh. The author has many years experience caring for elderly parents as well as juggling home and work life. From running to the hospital to running to soccer games, the experiences are first hand accounts of how fun and sad life can be when caring for ones parents. The author is part of the ‘Sandwich Generation’. Sandwiched between their kids and their parents and caring for both.< Less
Fem By B Sridhar Babu
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In this book, design and analyses of honeycomb sandwich structures are investigated. Primary goal is to develop an equivalent orthotropic material model that is a good substitute for the actual... More > honeycomb sandwich structure. By replacing the actual honeycomb structure with the orthotropic model, during the finite element analyses, substantial advantages can be obtained with regard to ease of modeling and model modification, solution time and hardware resources. To figure out the best equivalent model among the approximate analytical models that can be found in the literature, a comparison is made. First sandwich beams with different honeycomb and deck plate materials are modeled in detail. Then a set of equivalent models with the same dimensions is generated. The material properties of the equivalent models are taken from different studies performed in the literature. Every model is analyzed under the same loading and the boundary conditions.< Less
Brown Bag Poems By Gary Bigelow
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Brown Bag Poems originated from memories of writing, doodling, and drawing on paper bags when paper was scarce be they filled with warm bologna sandwiches or cold Olympia beer. The bolded and... More > underlined words or symbols, herein, were randomly generated and serve as the backbone for these reflections of living in a great many places. They concern subjects of love, relationships, youth, memory, regret, place, seasons, time, and driving.< Less
Mom's Fallen and I Can't Get Up: Learning to Care for Yourself, While Caring for Your Elderly Parents By D. Collins
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This book takes a humorous and realistic view of caring for your parents as they age and it’s effects on the entire family. Being in the Sandwich Generation can be trying at times. You are... More > raising your kids at home and then taking care of your parents as they age. They both need your time and attention, often simultaneously. This is both a beautiful and challenging time of life for the elderly and the caregiver. Sometimes you cry, and sometimes you laugh.< Less
The Troubadour: Two-Fisted Tales of the Zen Objectivist By Boe DuRansier
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The Troubadour is a superhero, rock star, and one of the last true cowboys, riding through the dystopian landscape of the 21st century. He’s searching the United States in the hopes of finding... More > a lost America. A land where liberty isn’t being held hostage by vague legalities, “special interest groups”, and a generation of self-proclaimed victims. Like any good western, Two-Fisted Tales of the Zen Objectivist is a story filled with insight and perspective… sandwiched between random acts of graphic sex and violence.< Less