Escape From Davao: The Forgotten Story of the Most Daring Prison Break of the Pacific War

Author John D. Lukacs ISBN-10 0451234103 ISBN-13 9780451234100 Year 2011-05-03 Pages 448 Language English Publisher Caliber Download Link Click Here One of the greatest Pacific war stories never told On April 4 1943 ten American prisoners of war and two Filipino convictsnicknamed the Davao Dozenexecuted a daring escape from one of Japan s most notorious prison camps Called the greatest story of the war in the Pacific by the War Department in 1944 the full account has never been tolduntil now A product of years of in depth research John D Lukacs s gripping description of the escape brings this remarkable tale to life In this remarkable contribution to the realm of WWII POW narrative Lukacs describes the dramatic escape for a new generation to admire the resourcefulness and patriotism of the men who fought in the Pacific Like the event it covers Escape from Davao is unique You are holding in your hands the story of the only successful American group escape from a Japanese camp James Bradley author of Flags of Our Fathers

The Harriet Lane Handbook: Mobile Medicine Series, 20e

Author Johns Hopkins Hospital ISBN-10 8131238903 ISBN-13 9780323096447 Year 2014-06-03 Pages 1152 Language English Publisher Saunders Download Link Click Here Trusted by generations of residents and practitioners The Harriet Lane Handbook remains your first choice for fast accurate information on pediatric diagnosis and treatment The first medical reference book written by residents for residents and reviewed by expert faculty at The Johns Hopkins Hospital it continues to provide the gold standard in point of care clinical information for any health care professional treating pediatric patients first choice for fast and accurate information on various pediatric presentations their diagnosis and treatment recommendations a very portable compact as well as up to date information resource for the front line clinicians Reviewed by BACCH Newsletter March 2015 Access the complete contents online at Expert Consult including frequent updates to the trusted and comprehensive Pediatric Drug Formulary Take advantage of the most dependable drug information available with thoroughly updated one of a kind Pediatric Formulary providing the standard of pediatric care from the leading pediatric hospital in the world Trust thoroughly updated content that includes parameters for pediatric and neonatal septic shock guidelines for acute management of severe traumatic brain injury a convenient table…

USMLE Step 1 Lecture Notes 2017: 7-Book Set (Kaplan Test Prep)

Author Kaplan Medical ISBN-10 150620841X ISBN-13 9781506208411 Year 2017-01-03 Pages 2752 Language English Publisher Kaplan Publishing Download Link Click Here Get thenewest edition of the only official Kaplan lecture notes for USMLE Step 1 available for salecomplete with comprehensive information you need to ace this section of the boards and match into the residency of your choice Up to date Updated annually by Kaplans all star medical expert faculty Complete Contains over 2 700 pages in 7 full color volumes Integrated Packed with clinical correlations and bridges between disciplines Learner efficient Organized in outline format with high yield summary boxes Trusted Used by thousands of med students each year to succeed on USMLE Step 1 Cost effective 384 93 value Extensive Includes 7 volumes in setPathology Pharmacology Physiology Biochemistry and Medical Genetics Immunology and Microbiology Anatomy and Behavioral Science Social Sciences United States Medical Licensing Examination USMLE is a joint program of the Federation of State Medical Boards FSMB and the National Board of Medical Examiners NBME

Devotion: An Epic Story of Heroism, Friendship, and Sacrifice

Author Adam Makos ISBN-10 0804176604 ISBN-13 9780804176606 Year 2017-03-21 Pages 464 Language English Publisher Ballantine Books Download Link Click Here For readers of Unbroken comes an unforgettable tale of courage from Americas forgotten war in Korea by the New York Times bestselling author of A Higher Call Devotion tells the inspirational story of the U S Navys most famous aviator duo Lieutenant Tom Hudner and Ensign Jesse Brown and the Marines they fought to defend A white New Englander from the country club scene Tom passed up Harvard to fly fighters for his country An African American sharecroppers son from Mississippi Jesse became the navys first black carrier pilot defending a nation that wouldnt even serve him in a bar While much of America remained divided by segregation Jesse and Tom joined forces as wingmen in Fighter Squadron 32 Adam Makos takes us into the cockpit as these bold young aviators cut their teeth at the worlds most dangerous joblanding on the deck of an aircraft carriera line of work that Jesses young wife Daisy struggles to accept Deployed to the Mediterranean Tom and Jesse meet the Fleet Marines boys like PFC Red Parkinson a farm kid from the Catskills…

The Epidemic (Program)

Author Suzanne Young ISBN-10 1481444689 ISBN-13 9781481444682 Year 2017-04-18 Pages 400 Language English Publisher Simon Pulse Download Link Click Here Can one girl help others find closure by slipping into the identities of their loved ones Find out in this riveting sequel to The Remedy and companion to the New York Times bestselling The Program and The Treatment In a world before The Program Quinlan McKee has spent her life acting as other people She was a closera person hired to play the role of the recently deceased in order to give their families closure Through this process Quinn learned to read people and situations even losing a bit of herself to do so But she couldnt have guessed how her last case would bring down her entire world The only person Quinn trusts is Deacon her best friend and the love of her life Except Deacons been keeping secrets of his own so Quinn must set out alone to find Arthur Pritchard the doctor whos been trying to control her life The journey brings Quinn to Arthurs daughter Virginia who tells Quinn the truth about Pritchards motives The former closer will start to see that she is the first…

Teach Like a PIRATE: Increase Student Engagement, Boost Your Creativity, and Transform Your Life as an Educator

Author Dave Burgess ISBN-10 0988217600 ISBN-13 9780988217607 Year 2012-08-18 Pages 202 Language English Publisher Dave Burgess Consulting, Incorporated Download Link Click Here Based on Dave Burgess s popular Teach Like a PIRATE seminars this book offers inspiration practical techniques and innovative ideas that will help you to increase student engagement boost your creativity and transform your life as an educator You ll learn how to Tap into and dramatically increase your passion as a teacher Develop outrageously engaging lessons that draw students in like a magnet Establish rapport and a sense of camaraderie in your classroom Transform your class into a life changing experience for your students This groundbreaking inspirational manifesto contains over 30 hooks specially designed to captivate your class and 170 brainstorming questions that will skyrocket your creativity Once you learn the Teach Like a PIRATE system you ll never look at your role as an educator the same again

The Harder You Fall: A sizzling contemporary romance (Original Heartbreakers)

Author Gena Showalter ISBN-10 0373788924 ISBN-13 9780373788927 Year 2015-11-24 Pages 432 Language English Publisher HQN Books Download Link Click Here From New York Times bestselling author Gena Showalter comes another scorching Original Heartbreakers tale featuring an aloof bad boy and the rowdy Southern belle who rocks his worldMillionaire video game creator Lincoln West has a dark and tragic past The sought after bachelor lives by a rigid schedule and a single ruleone relationship per year lasting no more than two months No exceptions When he gave up the big city for a small town he hoped to escape the worst of his memoriesuntil a brash beauty dredges up long buried emotions A reformed party girl Jessie Kay Dillon is determined to walk the straight and narrow But her love hate sizzle with West is just too irresistible They can t be near each other without tearing off their clothes but the last thing she needs is to be his next two month dump Will she become the one exception Because as any former girl gone wild knows rules are made to be broken Emotional heart tugging kept me turning the pages Carly Phillips New York Times Bestselling Author

Lumberjanes Vol. 5: Band Together

Author Shannon Watters ISBN-10 1608869199 ISBN-13 9781608869190 Year 2016-12-13 Pages 112 Language English Publisher BOOM! Box Download Link Click Here The Lumberjanes meet rock n roll mermaids Excited for the annual Bandicoot Bacchanal Ripley recruits her friends to help her get ready for the dance But before the Lumberjanes know it something mysterious begins to bubble to the surface of the lake near camp Will the Lumberjanes be able to bring peace to the lake in time for the Bacchanal This New York Times Best Seller and multiple Eisner Award winning series written by Shannon Watters with Kat Leyh and illustrated by Carolyn Nowak Rungs follows the Lumberjanes as they face new challenges in their friendships and embark on fantastical adventures And ever wonder how the Lumberjanes first met Find out in the story written by Noelle Stevenson Nimona Runaways and illustrated by Brooke Allen A Home for Mr Easter when they take a trip back to the first day of camp and witness how the Lumberjanes friendship to the max began

The Last Punisher: A SEAL Team THREE Sniper’s True Account of the Battle of Ramadi

Author Kevin Lacz ISBN-10 1501127268 ISBN-13 9781501127267 Year 2017-02-21 Pages 320 Language English Publisher Threshold Editions Download Link Click Here One of the very best books to come out of the war in Iraq Lt Col Dave Grossman bestselling author of On Killing The Last Punisher is a gripping and intimate on the ground memoir from a Navy SEAL who was part of SEAL Team THREE with American Sniper Chris Kyle Experience his deployment from his first mission to his first kill to his eventual successful return to the United States to play himself in the Oscar nominated film directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Bradley Cooper The Last Punisher is a thoughtful funny and rawalways compelling Bing West New York Times bestselling author of No True Glory first person account of the Iraq War With wry humor and moving testimony Kevin Lacz tells the bold story of his tour in Iraq with SEAL Team THREE the warrior elite of the Navy This legendary unit known as The Punishers included Chris Kyle American Sniper Mike Monsoor Ryan Job and Marc Lee These brave men were instrumental in securing the key locations in the pivotal 2006 Battle of Ramadi Minute by…

Teaching With Poverty in Mind: What Being Poor Does to Kids’ Brains and What Schools Can Do About It

Author Eric Jensen ISBN-10 1416608842 ISBN-13 9781416608844 Year 2009-11-19 Pages 184 Language English Publisher Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development Download Link Click Here In Teaching with Poverty in Mind What Being Poor Does to Kids Brains and What Schools Can Do About It veteran educator and brain expert Eric Jensen takes an unflinching look at how poverty hurts children families and communities across the United States and demonstrates how schools can improve the academic achievement and life readiness of economically disadvantaged students Jensen argues that although chronic exposure to poverty can result in detrimental changes to the brain the brain s very ability to adapt from experience means that poor children can also experience emotional social and academic success A brain that is susceptible to adverse environmental effects is equally susceptible to the positive effects of rich balanced learning environments and caring relationships that build students resilience self esteem and character Drawing from research experience and real school success stories Teaching with Poverty in Mind reveals What poverty is and how it affects students in school What drives change both at the macro level within schools and districts and at the micro level inside a student s brain Effective…