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Front Lines By Boyd Cable
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A front line (alternative forms: front-line or frontline) in military terminology is the position(s) closest to the area of conflict of an armed force's personnel and equipment, generally referring... More > to maritime or land forces. When a front (an intentional or unintentional boundary) between opposing sides form, the front line is the area where the armies are engaged in conflict, especially the line of contact between the opposing forces. In a military conflict, then, when facing the front line, you face the enemy.All branches of the U.S. armed services use the related technical terms, Forward Line of Own Troops (FLOT) and Forward Edge of Battle Area (FEBA). Excerpt from: Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less
The Home Front By Robert Newrad
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Love them or loathe them, council estates have been a good source of quality low cost homes that so many people have needed over the ages, such is the case with the Pennywell Estate, with its broad... More > mix of home types it is bound to lead to a very diverse and original community. As is always the case, when a property becomes empty the neighbours share a sens of foreboding and trepidation, all fearing "The family from hell" but as with many things, you shouldn't judge a book by its cover! This is a book that will take the reader on quite a journey including happiness, tragedy, community and more than a touch of romance thrown in!< Less
Action Front By Boyd Cable
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Action Front is collection of stories during World War One By Boyd Cable. I make no apology for having followed in this book the same plan as in my other one, "Between the Lines," of... More > taking extracts from the official despatches as "texts" and endeavoring to show something of what these brief messages cover, because so many of my own friends, and so many more unknown friends amongst the reviewers, expressed themselves so pleased with the plan that I feel its repetition is justified. There were some who complained that my last book was in parts too grim and too terrible, and no doubt the same complaint may lie against this one. To that I can only reply that I have found it impossible to write with any truth of the Front without the writing being grim, and in writing my other book I felt it would be no bad thing if Home realized the grimness a little better.< Less
Pushing to the Front By Orison Swett Marden
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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: Dr. Orison Swett Marden (1848–1924) was an American... More > inspirational author who wrote about achieving success in life and founded SUCCESS magazine in 1897. His writings discuss common-sense principles and virtues that make for a well-rounded, successful life. Many of his ideas are based on New Thought philosophy.His first book, Pushing to the Front (1894), became an instant best-seller. Marden later published fifty or more books and booklets, averaging two titles per year.Marden was born 11 June 1848 in Thornton Gore, New Hampshire to Lewis and Martha Marden. When he was three years old, his mother died at the age of twenty-two, leaving Orison and his two sisters in the care of their father, who was a farmer, hunter, and trapper. Excerpt from:< Less
Speaking of Values (Gilllian Hamilton front cover) By Fossey, McLennan and Walsh
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This publication looks at values in learning, life and work through a series of life stories sharing various values journeys. How do values change over time? What values are important in your life?... More > What do values mean in modern society? All of these are explored through this book and the ongoing conversation at #SpeakingOfValues< Less
Read This Book because It Has a Fuzzy Rabbit on the Front Cover By Lauren Quelette
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The Old Front Line By John Masefield
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The Old Front Line (ISBN 0-85052-936-0) is a military history book by English poet John Masefield, first published in 1917.The book is a description of the battlefield front-line from which the... More > British Army attacked on the first day on the Somme, 1 July 1916, and as such is perhaps the first battlefield guide of the First World War. Masefield had originally been asked to write a full account of the Battle of the Somme (in 1916 he had written a successful book on the Battle of Gallipoli) but the project fell through when he was refused access to official army documents. All he was able to produce was his description of the battlefield as seen in 1917 following the German withdrawal to the Hindenburg Line. Excerpt from: Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less
Shore Front Parkway By Richard Grayson
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Richard Grayson has been keeping a daily diary compulsively since the summer of 1969, when he was an 18-year-old agoraphobic about to venture out into the world – or at least the world around... More > him in Brooklyn. His diary, approximately 600 words a day without missing a day since August 1, 1969, now totals over 9 million words, rivaling the longest diaries ever written. But Grayson is not merely an eccentric with graphomania. His nonfiction has appeared in PEOPLE, THE NEW YORK TIMES, THE ORLANDO SENTINEL, THE SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS, THE ARIZONA REPUBLIC, THE NEW YORK POST and numerous other periodicals. Excerpts from his diaries have appeared online at McSWEENEY’S and THOUGHT CATALOG. ROLLING STONE called Grayson’s first short story collection, WITH HITLER IN NEW YORK, published in 1979, “where avant-garde fiction goes when it becomes stand-up comedy,” and NEWSDAY said, “The reader is dazzled by the swift, witty goings-on.” SHORE FRONT PARKWAY covers the time from July 1980 to January 1981.< Less
Old the Front Page (Extended Version) By Martin Kielty
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The history of Scotland like you’ve never seen it before... extended by popular demand. As featured in the national press and radio, this book presents some of the biggest events in the... More > nation’s timeline, presented as they would have been covered if a paper like the Scottish Scribe had really existed from Roman times right up to the modern era. By popular demand this new edition has been extended to include even more imaginary front pages from every era of Scottish history. Martin Kielty has spent 20 years working at the sharp end of national newspapers as both writer and designer, and brings award-winning skills to bear on a subject he cares about. He has written six books on popular culture and politics, runs a major entertainment news website and has appeared on TV and radio as a commentator on Scottish subjects Foreword by Robert Low, author of the acclaimed Oathsworn and Kingdom novels< Less
The Western Front Drawings by Muirhead Bone By Muirhead, Sir Bone
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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: Sir Muirhead Bone (23 March 1876 – 21 October 1953) was a... More > Scottish etcher, drypoint and watercolour artist who became known for his depiction of industrial and architectural subjects and his work as a war artist in both the First and Second World Wars. Bone was an active member of both the British War Memorials Committee in the First World War and the War Artists' Advisory Committee in the Second World War. He promoted the work of many young artists and served as a Trustee of the Tate Gallery, the National Gallery and the Imperial War Museum.Muirhead Bone was born in Glasgow. His parents were the journalist David Drummond Bone (1841–1911) and his wife, Elizabeth Millar Crawford (1847–1886). His brothers included the journalist James Bone, and the author and mariner Captain Sir David Bone. Excerpt from:< Less

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