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Product picture for Rhodesian Light Infantryman 1961–80 (Warrior) by Neil Grant
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The 1st Battalion, The Rhodesian Light Infantry (RLI), was one of the most innovative and successful counter-insurgency units in modern history, developing and perfecting a range of tactics and operational concepts that have since become standard practise in modern military forces. Formed in 1961 and then re-formed in 1964 as a commando battalion after the dissolution of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, the RLI was an all-white unit that incorporated foreign soldiers from South Africa,...
Book cover from The Stones of Silence: Cochranes Company Book 1 (Volume 1) by Peter Grant
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The secret is out - the Mycenae system is the hottest new mineral find in the spiral arm. Now it's about to become ground zero in a gold rush by every crooked company and asteroid thief in the galaxy. Andrew Cochrane, with his crew of the finest veterans and cunning rogues, have an even better scheme. They've conned the owner into hiring them as a mercenary security company to defend the system. With no oversight but their own, Cochrane's Company plans to seize the richest pickings for...
Book cover from Vancouver Island Book of Musts 2nd Edition by Peter Grant
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Savouring a sunset on Chesterman Beach, browsing local fare at the Salt Spring Island Market or admiring the Chemainus Murals — it’s all here — the best beach on Hornby Island and the islands’ best place to stay: Vancouver Island Book of Musts is the ultimate guide to our 101 best places. Knowledgeable islanders like oenophile John Schreiner, author Lynne Bowen and naturalist Bruce Whittington weigh in with their top five MUSTS.
Book cover from Spider-Man 2099 Classic Volume 3: The Fall of the Hammer by Peter David
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Return to the world of 2099! Just as Alchemax prepare to power up their new floating city of Valhalla, an all-new Thor appears, determined to claim the city for his fellow Aesir. But is this a Thunder God worthy of the name? Judging by the way he's hitting on Miguel O'Hara's girlfriend, maybe not. It will take the combined efforts of Spider-Man 2099 and his future cohorts Doom, Punisher, Ravage and the X-Men to uncover the truth about these apparent Asgardians, before Thor brings the hammer...
Book cover from Breaking Through Gridlock: The Power of Conversation in a Polarized World by Jason Jay
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Think about the last time you tried to talk with someone who didn't already agree with you about issues that matter most. How well did it go?

These conversations are vital, but too often get stuck. They become contentious or we avoid them because we fear they might. What if, in these difficult conversations, we could stay true to ourselves while enriching relationships and creating powerful pathways forward? What if our divergent values provided healthy fuel for dialogue and innovation...
Book cover from After the First Full Moon in April: A Sourcebook of Herbal Medicine from a California Indian Elder by Josephine Grant Peters
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In this extraordinary book Josephine Peters, a respected northern California Indian elder and Native healer, shares her vast, lifelong cultural and plant knowledge. The book begins with Josephine's personal and tribal history and gathering ethics. Josephine then instructs the reader in medicinal and plant food preparations and offers an illustrated catalog of the uses and doses of over 160 plants. At a time of the commercialization of traditional ecological knowledge, Peters presents her rich...
Book cover from TEACHERS Edition TENNESSEE Edition Prentice Hall United States History Post-Reconstruction to the Present by Emma J. Lapansky-Werner
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Book cover from Rhetorics of Whiteness: Postracial Hauntings in Popular Culture, Social Media, and Education by Emma J. Lapansky-Werner
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Winner, CCCC Outstanding Book Award in the Edited Collection Category, 2018

With the election of our first black president, many Americans began to argue that we had finally ended racism, claiming that we now live in a postracial era. Yet near-daily news reports regularly invoke white as a demographic category and recount instances of racialized violence as well as an increased sensitivity to expressions of racial unrest. Clearly, American society isn’t as color-blind as people...
Book cover from The Last Unicorn by Peter S. Beagle
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The Last Unicorn is a tearful tale of the last existing unicorn's journey out of her familiar forest to save the species.  On the way she encounters evil magic, dark castles, cursed towns, and a particularly interesting sea shore.  The character's in this magical story invite you to learn with them, while Peter S. Beagle poetic prose are something to remember as he tells a story of bravery and courage.  Do love, freedom, and happiness prevail?  Or will we forever live in fear in a world...
Book cover from Judge Dredd: The Complete Case Files, Vol. 18- 2000 AD Progs 804-829 by John Wagner
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Mega-City One - the future metropolis where crime and danger prevail. Keeping order are the Judges, a hardened police force acting as judge, jury and executioner. Toughest of them all is Judge Dredd. He Is the law and these are his stories.