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Why Am I So Tired? - The Ebook Guide to Combat Fatigue By M Osterhoudt
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Tired of feeling run down and sluggish all of the time? This Ebook will guide through the steps to rid yourself of lingering fatigue and renew your energy. Learn how simple changes to your diet and... More > lifestyle can increase energy, promote alertness and get rid of the “blahs”. Also, learn the many medical symptoms that can cause symptoms of long term fatigue. Start today and get back to feeling like “you” again!< Less
CU @ THE FOB: How The Forward Operating Base Is Changing The Life Of Combat Soldiers By Leonard Wong, Stephen Gerras, Strategic Studies Institute
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As this monograph points out, the situation in post-war Iraq is producing combat veterans accustomed to a perspective of combat that differs greatly from past wars. The Forward Operating Base (FOB)... More > has become the mainstay of the U.S. presence in Iraq. Dr. Leonard Wong and Colonel Stephen Gerras explore the facets of ighting from the FOB and show that it gives soldiers the unprecedented advantage of gaining a respite from constant danger, minimizes the wearing effects of hunger and fatigue, and reduces the isolation of combat. As a result, many of the factors of psychological stress typically present in combat are greatly reduced. They also point out, however, that technology on the FOB allows soldiers to communicate frequently with home, shifting the family from an abstract to concrete concept in the minds of deployed soldiers. As a result, the competition between the family and the Army for soldier time, commitment, loyalty, and energy is renewed.< Less
Shell Shock By Mac (O.H.) McClelland
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A young survivor of Viet Nam war struggles to find a new life while healing from physical wounds and psychological impairments due to PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder). Finally seeking spiritual... More > help, he finds peace and love in the desert.< Less
Shell Shock By Mac (O.H.) McClelland
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A young survivor of Viet Nam war struggles to find a new life while healing from physical physical wounds and psychological impairments due to PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder). Finally seeking... More > spiritual help, he finds peace and love in the desert.< Less
Yoga for Vibrant Living By Christine Fadley
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This book is for those who want to learn how to be healthier through the timeless wisdom of yoga. However taking into account the modern world we inhabit, this information has been updated to... More > reflect changes in the environment, diet and lifestyle. Christine Fadley, professional Therapist and Yoga teacher, combines these two areas of expertise to bring you information on how to combat 'modern' diseases such as allergies, food intolerances, insomnia, stress, chronic fatigue syndrome, and more. Stress is a major problem these days. The book includes some simple but powerful meditations to help the reader to be mentally stronger and calmer whatever their situation. In order to have truly holistic health we also need to address our nature as spiritual beings. Christine includes information on the yoga code of living to help navigate through the minefield that is modern living.< Less
C'est La Guerre (That's War) By Ron Hamby
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Combat fatigued Captain Jeffrey Hampton kills two Me-109’s before being hit and bailing out of his burning P-47. An escape line, mostly of beautiful women, moves him toward Spain at night. He... More > and the last girl fall in love, and, as D-Day occurs, he joins resistance fighters until the invasion of Southern France frees him. After a mandatory leave to the States, He returns to France for a second tour in order to find his beloved.< Less
The Life and Letters of St. Francis Xavier By Rev. Henry James Coleridge S.J.
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This is the classic life of the great Saint Francis Xavier who renewed the labours and the miracles of the Apostles in the sixteenth century. Weaving his text around 124 full-length original letters... More > written by the saint, Father Coleridge brings him to life and allows us to know him intimately: the arm fatigued by so many baptisms, the gentle voice that converted, the heart that loved and was loved, the eye that penetrated the soul and the future : the miraculous cures, resurrections, deliverance from impending disaster, the bilocations, the gift of tongues, the burning zeal to spread the kingdom of Christ, the tender charity for every misfortune, the daily combat to rescue souls from damnation, the faith that saw the truths of the catechism as clearly as we see material objects, the terrible anathemas thundered against those who obstruct the Church’s mission – and finally the death, alone, at Chan, yearning to win China but summoned to glory at just 46.< Less
My Balancing Act By Patty Jacobs
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At forty-one, after a few 
nagging clues, Patty Jacobs’s 
lifestyle got into a tussle with her central nervous system. 
The attack of Multiple Sclerosis on her body had a... More > sudden and staggering onset. She tried to muster optimism, perseverance, and assertiveness to combat the fatigue, grief, and privation she felt on loosing her physically active, former way of life. Pacing herself, trying to connect her body and brain, are her ongoing trials, as she 
approaches living with MS as a challenge rather 
than an obstacle. My Balancing Act centers on managing illness without being consumed by it. These essays tell of the early adjustments the author made, her quest 
for self-reliance, and how she avoids defeat by seeking out new experiences and associations.< Less
Three Years in the Confederate Horse Artillery (selections) By George M. Neese
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Historical narrative. Charlottesville, war-torn, one hundred forty years ago. The motives of those who wore gray. A Private, a common soldier. Yet eloquent and captivating prose of home and friends... More > and family, of defining sense of duty, and of mortal combat. Private Neese’s memoirs shine light on Charlottesville’s rich history. Snapshots of the buildings, the streets, the mountainsides, and the people who lived here, and who fought and died here. Neese felt no animosity for the enemy, no glee in bloodshed. A warrior poet, he experienced homesickness, melancholy, happiness, satisfaction, mournfulness, hunger, aggravation, camaraderie and fatigue. In these memoirs he forged a bridge across time to leave in today’s reader a new and appreciably different perspective of Charlottesville. —Michael Waitz, USAF. by George M. Neese, introduced by Henry D. Molumphy, former officer of the United Nations< Less
Avec vous, des petits pas dans la nuit By Marie de Ramecourt
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Lorsque je poussai la porte de la maison de retraite pour aller faire la connaissance de ses habitants et leur proposer de chanter, je ne savais pas que j'allais découvrir tant de richesses... More > derrière ces visages fatigués. J'allais découvrir combien chacun est précieux, énigmatique, libre dans son combat pour se tenir digne jusqu'au bout de son existence. Nous nous sommes évadés, traversant le temps avec toutes nos chansons, partageant tour à tour nostalgie, poésie et humour.< Less