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Pioneer Doctor
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Mari Grana
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

When Mollie stepped off the train in Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1890, she knew she had to start a new life. She'd left her husband and his medical practice behind in Iowa, and with only a few hundred dollars in her pocket and a great deal of pride, she
Climbing Self-rescue
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Andy Tyson, Molly Loomis
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: The Mountaineers Books

* Climbing self-rescue procedures for teams of two - the most common climbing party size * Techniques equally effective on rock, snow, and ice * Utilizes gear climbers already carry in their rack* Includes 40 one-page rescue scenarios and solutions for climbing accident analysisThe rope is stuck, or too short.
Classroom Conversations
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Alexandra Miletta
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-07 - Publisher: The New Press

In Classroom Conversations, two generations of educators—a mother and daughter—point us to the great thinkers who have shaped their beliefs and practices in education, and who continue to influence teachers today. Nineteen essays by educators from Dewey to Delpit offer parents and new educators an education degree in a nutshell.
The Shivering Mountain
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Paul Somers
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-15 - Publisher: Pan Macmillan

It began with the Night News Editor of the Record, in a foul temper, sending Hugh Curtis out on a time-wasting chase to confirm a totally uninteresting rumour. It developed into the biggest scoop the paper had ever known and one of the most unusual and dangerous stories which Hugh
Language: en
Pages: 148
Authors: Robert F. Augustine
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-16 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

Texas Ranger, Frank McLeod is back and, again, hes not in Texas. This story, a sequel to Ruidoso opens in mid-December 1881, near Jerusalem, in Arizona Territory, some twenty miles southeast of Prescott. Jerusalem, a quasi-ghost town since 1875 boasts a small but weird collection of inhabitants: a crippled mining