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A Ridgerunner's Journey to the Last Frontier / Semper Fi By William M. Bishop & Mimi Baula, Co-Author
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This book is about the memoirs of a US Marine Veteran who was born in a small town in the hills of Asco, West Virginia to a coal mining family. The Bishop family was poor and went through the rations... More > of World War II. After the war, he decided to join the US Marine Corps after his high school graduation and served in the Vietnam War. He retired after 20 years of military service and decided to help build the American Legion to further assist the veterans in Alaska. He continued to serve the veterans for 27 years all the way to the national level before he became a Presidential Appointment as a Liaison to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in Washington DC. This is about the journey of Master Sergeant William M Bishop, USMC (Ret) which will take you through the lost generation when life was simple as he traversed his destiny with the purpose he was born to live. Experience being with him throughout the chapters of the book.< Less
A Music Journey Remembered "The Life and Times of Brad Evans, Musician" By Bradley W. Kuhns
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Bradley Kuhns formed the music group, "The Encores" in 1953 and his trio which included his High School friend Ernie Carson,trumpet player, performed throughout the Pacific Northwest. In... More > mid-1950's he and his band joined the United States Marine Corp. Brad and friend Ernie auditioned and played in the U.S.M.C. military band. While in the Corp Brad formed a music group and played on and off base around Southern California. After the military Brad reorganized the "Encores", he played as a studio musician along side his friend Glen Campbell in Los Angeles, California and his band backed and performed with notables as Frank Sinatra and the Rat Pack, Frankie Laine, Lou Rawls, Nat King Cole and the Mills Brothers and other famous personalities.< Less
AV-8B Harrier II-2020 Calendar By Yung-Kang (Derby) Sun
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The McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing) AV-8B Harrier II is a single-engine ground-attack aircraft that constitutes the second generation of the Harrier Jump Jet family. Capable of vertical or short... More > takeoff and landing (V/STOL), the aircraft was designed in the late 1970s as an Anglo-American development of the British Hawker Siddeley Harrier, the first operational V/STOL aircraft. It is primarily employed on light attack or multi-role missions, ranging from close air support of ground troops to armed reconnaissance. A variant of the AV-8B, the British Aerospace Harrier II, was developed for the British military, while another, the TAV-8B, is a dedicated two-seat trainer. The US Army General Norman Schwarzkopf named the USMC Harrier II as one of the seven most important weapons of the Gulf War. This calendar presents the beauty of the aerodynamic shape as the keepsake for military fans in the holiday season and brand new year.< Less
Marine Advisors with the Vietnamese Marine Corps: Selected Documents prepared by the U.S. Marine Advisory Unit, Naval Advisory Group By U.S. Marine Corps History Office et al.
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U.S. Marines as advisors have a long history, from Presley O’Bannon atTripoli through Iraq and Afghanistan via Haiti, Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, China, South Korea,Taiwan, Philippines, and... More > Vietnam. While most Marines think of the Vietnamese Marine Corps as the primary advisory experience during that conflict, others served with various other advisory programs with the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Joint Special Operations, and U.S. Civil Operations and Rural Development Support. One of these is the subject of this study: Marine advisors with the Vietnamese Provincial Reconnaissance Units (PRUs). This narrative is a combination of experience, research, and reflection. While other journalistic or academic accounts have been published, this is a narrative of participants. Many historians consider the two most effective counterinsurgency organizations employed during the Vietnam War to have been the PRU and USMC Combined Action Platoons (CAP).< Less
World War 2 In Review No. 46 By Merriam Press
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Merriam Press World War 2 In Review Series. The following articles on World War II are in this issue: (1) Anti-tank Guns Part 4 (Italian, Japanese, Romanian) (2) Sidi Bou Zid: Case History of Failure... More > (3) American T40 3-in Gun Motor Carriage (4) Camouflaging America’s Aircraft Plants (5) Guadalcanal Navy Cross: Al Schmid, USMC (6) Notes on Bastogne Operation (7) Occupation of the Philippines and Dutch East Indies: Interrogation of Vice Adm. Kzutaka Shirachi, IJN (8) New Zealand Prisoners of Japan (9) Russo-German Collaboration During the Weimar Republic (10) Italian Trento Division (11) Smoky: Yorkshire Terrier Hero (12) Under the Nose of the Gestapo (13) Beheading of Coastwatcher Leonard Siffleet (14) Mitchell Paige Medal of Honor (15) Hitler’s Final Offensive: Operation Nordwind (16) Barbarossa to Kursk: A Chronology (17) U.S. Hunt for Axis Agent Radios (18) “Charlemagne” Division in Pomerania, February-March 1945. 362 B&W/color photos/illustrations.< Less
Miss You, Pat By Sharon Watts
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Captain Patrick J. Brown of the FDNY had an uncanny ability to be exactly where he was needed at exactly the right time, most especially on 9/11/2001, when he perished, surrounded by scores of burn... More > victims he was trying to evacuate from the World Trade Center. Everyone who knew Pat agreed that he would have been nowhere else that day. And yet, Pat was much more than a firefighter. Pat was a yoga devotee. A Black Belt in karate who taught the blind. An accomplished boxer. A USMC Vietnam War vet. A Broadway musical theatre buff. And throughout it all, a spiritual seeker. Many people whose lives he touched shared their stories and memories with his close friend and former fiancee. The result is an intimate and moving book, with first-person narratives illustrating Pat's deep and varied life. Idiosyncratic, personal memories blend with career stories that illustrate what made him such an intuitive, beloved friend, and such a legend in the FDNY. He inspires us all. Proceeds go to Bent On Learning.< Less
Miss You, Pat By Sharon Watts
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Captain Patrick J. Brown of the FDNY had an uncanny ability to be exactly where he was needed at exactly the right time, most especially on 9/11/2001, when he perished, surrounded by scores of burn... More > victims he was trying to evacuate from the World Trade Center. Everyone who knew Pat agreed that he would have been nowhere else that day. And yet, Pat was much more than a firefighter. Pat was a yoga devotee. A Black Belt in karate who taught the blind. An accomplished boxer. A USMC Vietnam War vet. A Broadway musical theatre buff. And throughout it all, a spiritual seeker. Many people whose lives he touched shared their stories and memories with his close friend and former fiancee. The result is an intimate and moving book, with first-person narratives illustrating Pat's deep and varied life. Idiosyncratic, personal memories blend with career stories that illustrate what made him such an intuitive, beloved friend, and such a legend in the FDNY. He inspires us all. Proceeds go to Bent On Learning.< Less
LA GUERRE DES INSECTOÏDES MARTIENS - Nouvelle édition augmentée By André.AS
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Édition augmentée. Le « Captain Kaye » revendique avoir été emmené sur la Lune, au COL, Centre des Opérations Lunaires à... More > bord d’un TR-3B, puis sur Mars avec un autre vaisseau spatial géant. Il affirme avoir servi sur Mars en tant que capitaine de l’US Marines affecté à la MDF, Mars Défense Force. Une armée d’hommes munis d’armures mécaniques dédiés à la protection de colons contre des attaques de martiens insectoïdes et autres espèces locales. Mis à part leur bonne foi, que ce soit le « Captain Kaye » comme d’autres lanceurs d’alerte, ils n’apportent aucune preuve pour étayer leurs dires. Le « Captain Kaye » s’appuie aussi sur le fait qu’aux États-Unis le crime pour parjure est lourdement sanctionné. Malgré tout, sans plus de preuves, devons-nous croire à ce genre de récit fantastique ? Pourtant il semblerait bien que de telles preuves puissent se retrouver à travers des documents officiels ou déclassifiés, mais surtout par l’intermédiaire de clichés mis en ligne par des agences spatiales comme la NASA.< Less
FORMACION CONTINUADA EN SALUD MENTAL VOLUMEN 1 By Juan José Ruiz Sánchez & Pablo Lorenzo Herrero
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Recopilación de ponencias de formación realizadas por diferentes profesionales de la salud mental de Úbeda, Linares y Villacarrillo durante los años 2011 a 2014. Este... More > primer volumen recoge temas como los Tratamientos Psicológicos Eficaces en la Esquizofrenia, La Terapia Psicológica Cognitiva y Contextual de los Delirios, Tres Perspectivas de la Transferencia y la Contratransferencia, La Experiencia de Supervisión de Psicólogos en la USMC de Úbeda durante 24 años y Cómo trabajamos con Terapias de Grupos de ACT, Centrada en Soluciones y Adleriana en la USMC de Úbeda< Less

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