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The Desperate Genealogist's Idea Book: Creative Ways to Outsmart Your Elusive Ancestors By Jeannette Balleza (Ed.) et al.
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A tag-team effort by DeadFred.com and some of genealogy's top ancestral sleuths and accomplished writers, this 150-page e-book is packed with articles and case studies that reveal invaluable tips,... More > shortcuts, resources and even step-by-step instructions on how to use overlooked research tools, conduct specialized family searches and tackle brick walls with sheer ingenuity. Learn from real-life genealogy research experiences of industry experts Lisa Alzo, Joe Bott, Emily Croom, DearMYRTLE, Colleen Fitzpatrick, Charlie Gardes, John Konvalinka, Megan Smolenyak, Maureen Taylor and Andrew Yeiser.< Less
eBook - Heads of Families, First Census of the United States – Pennsylvania By Bureau of the Census
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The 1790 Census is a must have for every serious genealogist. Known as the Head of Households census, the 1790 census was the first U.S. population census. This version, originally published by the... More > Government Printing Office in Washington in 1908, covered a U.S. population of 3.9 million and listed: (1) Name of family head, (2) # of free white males of 16 years and up, (3) # of free white males, (4) # of under 16, (5) free white females; (6) slaves, and (7) other persons. This reprint is 426 pages including 134 pages of indexed names. Included in the Pennsylvania census are the following 1790 counties: Allegheny, Bedford, Berks, Bucks, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Fayette, Franklin, Huntingdon, Lancaster, Luzerne, Mifflin, Montgomery, Northampton, Northumberland, Philadelphia, Washington, Westmoreland, York.< Less
Welcome Book for Rental Properties By Marie R Ferguson
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Welcome Book - 16 Pages - Provide your renters with all the information they will need during their stay at your rental property. Download and Customize it to your rental unit. You will receive... More > specific forms to use and is designed to help you and your renters to avoid damages and fines. Any questions - contact Marie at info@HowToRentVacationHomes.com< Less
University of Wisconsin Stout Institutional Research Omnibus By UW-Stout Applied Research Center
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A collection of resource books for learning about the field of Institutional Research (IR). The book provides: a real case study (University of Wisconsin - Stout), a fictional case study (University... More > of the Midwest), exercises for practicing tasks commonly done in an IR office, and a series of scenarios describing different philosophical approaches to evaluation.< Less
Professional Stone Restoration Secrets By Michael Mason
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98 pages, 67 color photos. Book designed to teach the occupational techniques of an experienced professional stone, marble & tile restoration service contractor.
An American Dictionary of the English Language By Noah Webster
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Two volumes in one. A compact reproduction of the 1828 first edition. Intended to exhibit, I. The origin, affinities and primary signification of English words, as far as they have been ascertained.... More > II. The genuine orthography and pronunciation of words, according to general usage, or to just principles of analogy. III. Accurate and discriminating definitions, with numerous authorities and illustrations. To which are prefixed, an introductory dissertation on the origin, history and connection of the languages of Western Asia and of Europe, and a concise grammar of the English language.< Less
Thorson - Heggebo Family: Ølen, Norway to Illinois & Beyond By Gary L. Corlew
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Over fifteen hundred ancestors and descendants of Paul Paulsen Heggebø (1734-1826) and his wife, Elisabeth Stensdatter (1743-1825) of Ølen, Norway. Most of the descendants who... More > immigrated to America were named Thorson or Heggebo. Ancestry is traced back over a thousand years to the Kings of Norway. Descendants to the present generations are shown, both in Norway and America. A complete index of descendants is provided. Over 200 photgraphs. THIS BOOK IS SOFT COVER.< Less
The Brownwood Connection By Rob Roehm
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Brownwood, Texas has changed a lot since Robert E. Howard's time, but traces of the 1920s and '30s can still be found, if you know where to look. THE BROWNWOOD CONNECTION explores Howard’s... More > relationship with the Texas town, from his high school days to his college experiences and beyond. Part biography, part travelogue, this volume explores the remnants of Howard's home-away-from-home with photos — both modern and period — as well as pictures and scans of pertinent documents: college catalogues, yearbooks, report cards and more. Also included are letters written to Howard from his mother, a section on Novalyne Price, items from the CROSS PLAINS REVIEW, and more. And if that wasn’t enough, THE BROWNWOOD CONNECTION also contains the most in-depth look at Howard’s experiences with the railroad ever published. Every known train ride is analyzed. This section also includes photos and scans of schedules, depots, and other pertinent data.< Less
Isetta Restoration By John Jensen
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Isetta Restoration by John Jensen © 1991 is a guide for restoring the BMW Isetta 300, US export, sliding-window model. With 200 pages of text and over 50 line drawings, Isetta Restoration is a... More > comprehensive guide to accompany you through the restoration of your Isetta. Whether you simply want to make it driveable again or restore it to “like new” condition, this book will help you accomplish the task......”no more excuses”.< Less
KOFL: Membership Handbook By Karl Strohminger
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The official membership handbook of the Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux. Headquartered in Charlotte, NC.
Sailboats of Indochina By Vietnam Wooden Boat Foundation
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Translation of the 1943 book "Voiliers d'Indochine" by J B Pietri, describing the diverse sailboats of Vietnam and their construction and rigging as of the 1930s and early 1940s. Newly... More > edited in 2010, 284 pp, 70+ illus.< Less
Suzuki Carry Truck & Every Van English Mechanical Service Manual By James Danko
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Suzuki Carry Truck & Every Van English Mechanical Service Manual all new publication. Including Carbureted, Fuel Injected and Turbocharged Models. Cover 1991 to 1998 trucks and Vans. Both 2WD... More > & 4WD Vans & Trucks. Loaded with Mechanical Details the same as the Service Department at Suzuki Dealers in Japan. Rebuild or repair your Suzuki Vehicle with Factory Details. All major Mechanical issues are covered in over 250 pages of Data. Please view table of contents for all listings.< Less
Karate Kenpo: The Art of Self-defense By Kenwa Mabuni
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Karate Kenpo: The Art of Self-defense is one of Kenwa Mabuni's early written works on the fledgling art of Karatedo and was intended as a general introduction to this art of self-defense. Karate... More > Kenpo provides a rare glimpse of Mabuni's ideas about the history and development of Karatedo on Okinawa. It also introduces the fundamentals of his art including warm-up, basic techniques, stances, training equipment and the fundamental kata San Chin, and the advanced kata Seiunchin.< Less
Traditional Cosmology (4); The Global Mythology of Cosmic Creation and Destruction; volume: Disintegration (paperback) By Marinus Anthony van der Sluijs
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The present work, in 4 volumes, is a compendium of traditional cosmologies worldwide. The material includes the global mythology of creation and destruction, but also comprises information drawn from... More > other areas of traditional knowledge, ritual, iconography, shamanism, costume, and dance. Relying on original sources, universal points of agreement are identified, often on counter-intuitive ideas. These suggest a single template, a blueprint for a universal mythology of origins. In volume 4, the cosmos is seen to disintegrate through a number of catastrophic events. The cosmic axis is disrupted. The regions of the cosmos are freshly populated. Mythical beings depart from the earth and the mythical era is ended. The future is expected to bring a repetition of the past events of creation and destruction.< Less
Traditional Cosmology (3); The Global Mythology of Cosmic Creation and Destruction; volume: Differentiation (paperback) By Marinus Anthony van der Sluijs
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The present work, in 4 volumes, is a compendium of traditional cosmologies worldwide. The material includes the global mythology of creation and destruction, but also comprises information drawn from... More > other areas of traditional knowledge, ritual, iconography, shamanism, costume, and dance. Relying on original sources, universal points of agreement are identified, often on counter-intuitive ideas. These suggest a single template, a blueprint for a universal mythology of origins. In volume 3, the nascent cosmos is seen to fragment in a variety of ways. Concentric rings or windings, cardinal directions, and layered heavens and underworlds develop around the cosmic axis. The column or its extremities split into two or three. And holes are formed at the intersection of the column and the framework of the cosmos.< Less
Little Known Truths By Mykel D. Myles
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Little known truths are the highest wisdom, and here, in Little Known Truths is compiled a fascinating array of little known truths about the contributions of Africa and African America to world and... More > U.S. history. These are well-researched facts of history facts most people are not at all aware. But these, as well as many other little known truths can be found here in this collection of essays. It is a fascinating and very easy read written in a conversational tone that all will find enlightening as well as entertaining.< Less
Classics of Thelema By Aleister Crowley
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Here are some classical public domain texts from the Thelemic tradition. Includes Class A documents known as the Holy Books, with the exclusion of Liber 31, the holographic copy of Liber AL. Also... More > included are Liber Librae and the Treasure-House of Images.< Less
The Study of Seipai: The Secrets of Self-defense Karate Kenpo By Kenwa Mabuni
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This is the second translation of the written works of Kenwa Mabuni, entitled The Study of Seipai: The Secrets of Self-defense Karate Kenpo (Seipai no Kenkyu Goshin Jutsu Hiden Karate Kenpo). Like... More > his previous work, Karate Kenpo: The Art of Self-defense, The Study of Seipai was intended as a general introduction to the newly imported martial art of Karatedo on the Japanese mainland during 1930s.< Less
C-Series Widescreen C90W / C120W / C140W User reference (81312-1) - ENGLISH (EN) By Raymarine UK Limited
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Operation instructions for Raymarine C-Series Widescreen C90W / C120W / C140W multifunction displays.
Medicare Made 123 Easy: Just the facts, No gimmicks, No sales pitches, Just what you need to know By Ian Schaeffer, David Schaeffer
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With a new cover, new forward, new endorsement, and additional material added for 2015 this book was designed to take the sales pitches and brand bias out of selecting the best Medicare plan for your... More > needs. It should read like we were having lunch together and I was telling you about what it’s like to go shopping for Medicare plans. Medicare can be quite complicated to comprehend. After reading this book, I hope that you will agree that Medicare can be 1-2-3 easy!< Less
Introduction to Rigging: Aerialist Essentials By Steven Santos
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7 Lyras, check. 3 Webs, check. 3 Trapeze bars, check. 2 sets of Straps, check. 1 Cube, check. 1 Cloud swing, check. Slings and hanging hardware, check. Are we ready to rig our own show? This book... More > is written as a guide for aerialists who are beginning to do their own rigging. Covered in these pages are the basic procedures for rigging fabrics, rope, straps, lyras and other equipment in studios and other established venues, plus other tips and resources for aerialists.< Less
Airport Orientation Map 2015 - Area 1 - European Continent By M Redhead
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The Airport Orientation Map 2015 is an ideal companion for any commercial pilot. If you want to know about airport locations, runway directions and even types of approaches available in an easy to... More > remember layout then this guide is for you. At a single glance you are able to see all the airports in your area. Also ATIS, volmet frequencies and areas of high ground are easily seen. You will also find the following included. Local time for each country with the date when summer time begins and ends. Helpful conversion tables for temperature correction, metric to imperial conversion, ICAO country codes, runway state decode and snowtam format decode.< Less
Dragonfly and Wi-Fish Installation and operation instructions (81358-2) - ENGLISH (EN) By Raymarine UK Limited
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Installation and operation instructions for Raymarine Dragonfly 4, Dragonfly 5, and Wi-Fish. For LightHouse software version 11.
The Flavors of Dementia: My Roller Coaster Journey through Caregiving By Sandy Sansalone
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Sheds light on the difficult subject of dementia, with a loving yet humorous account of a daughter's journey in caring for her father. An informative, entertaining and heartbreaking story.
Making Sense of Turbulent Contexts By Michelle Garred
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Local voices matter. World Vision offers this book, "Making Sense of Turbulent Contexts", to address a problematic gap within the field of conflict analysis: local knowledge. Analysing... More > large-scale conflict in an inclusive, participatory way will increase the effectiveness of aid in turbulent settings. "Making Sense of Turbulent Contexts" identifies the current participation gap and presents the alternative concepts on which the participatory Making Sense of Turbulent Contexts (MSTC) framework is grounded. Included are concrete, step-by-step tools and seven case studies demonstrating specific MSTC results. The book concludes with a clear vision for the future of participatory macro-level conflict analysis.< Less