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The Official U.S. Army Combat Skills Handbook

by Department of the Army & Matt Larsen Lyons Press (May 01, 2018)

Modern combat is chaotic, intense, and shockingly destructive. A soldier will experience confusing and often terrifying sights, sounds, smells, and dangers—and he must learn to survive and win despite them....


Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents, and Survivors

by The US Department of Veterans Affairs Skyhorse (November 18, 2014)

Veterans of the United States armed forces may be eligible for a broad range of benefits and services provided by the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). If you’re looking for information on these benefits...


The CIA World Factbook 2015

by Central Intelligence Agency Skyhorse (November 04, 2014)

From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, The CIA World Factbook 2015 offers complete and up-to-date information on the world’s nations. This comprehensive guide is packed with detailed information on the politics, populations,...


Grace's Guide

by Grace Helbig Gallery Books (October 21, 2014)

#1 New York Times Bestseller

By the host of The Grace Helbig Show on E! and the it’sGrace YouTube channel, comedian Grace Helbig offers an irreverent and illustrated guide to life for anyone faced with the...


PREPAREDNESS NOW!: An Emergency Survival Guide (Expanded and Revised Edition)

by Aton Edwards Process (September 01, 2009)

The essential emergency preparedness guide for savvy civilians--now revised and expanded.


Chic-tionary

by Stephanie Simons & Malia Carter Skyhorse (November 18, 2014)

Chic-tionary is a darling little dictionary of fashion and beauty words you never knew existed. It takes its inspiration from the peculiar and amusing language of fashion people like Tyra Banks (smize), Man...


Big Design, Small Budget

by Betsy Helmuth & John Ha Skyhorse (October 07, 2014)

As seen on the TODAY Show!

Homeowners and renters of all means dream of having a beautiful home. With the lingering recession, many of us have less to work with but still long to live in style. Big Design, Small...


Backyard Bird Photography

by Mathew Tekulsky Skyhorse (August 05, 2014)

Fans of bird watching will rejoice with Backyard Bird Photography, a guide for learning how to set up your backyard in order to take the best photographs of your local birds. In addition to guiding you through...


Occupational Outlook Handbook 2014-2015

by U.S. Department of Labor Skyhorse (August 19, 2014)

Written by the U.S. Department of Labor, the Occupational Outlook Handbook 2014–2015 is designed to provide valuable, up-to-date assistance to individuals making decisions about their futures. Accompanying...


The Home Security Handbook

by Lynne Finch & Mike Seeklander Skyhorse (September 02, 2014)

Do you know what to do if you think someone is in your house? What if an unmarked car is trying to pull you over on a dark and lonely? Author Lynne Finch takes a comprehensive look at ways to improve your family’s...


SAS Tracking Handbook

by Barry Davies Skyhorse (August 05, 2014)

Tracking originated with man’s need for food; he needed to understand what he was following and what the rewards would be if he was successful. Little has changed over time about the terms of tracking. We...


A Guide to Innovative Public-Private Partnerships: Utilizing the Resources of the Private Sector for the Public Good

by Thomas A. Cellucci Government Institutes (March 16, 2011)

This book enables organizations in both the private and public sectors to develop and execute efficient and effective business partnerships. Detailed requirements and market potentials are developed which would...


How to Become a Navy SEAL

by Don Mann Skyhorse (August 05, 2014)

Do you want to be a member of one of the world’s most elite special operations forces? Not everyone has what it takes to become a Navy SEAL (Sea, Air, and Land). The training required—and the job itself—is...


The Ultimate Prepper's Guide

by Jay Cassell Skyhorse (June 03, 2014)

The Ultimate Preppers' Guide is packed with practical approaches, step-by-step instructions, and how-to explanations for disaster and emergency preparation. Knowledge maps, flow charts, and templates provide...


How to Fix Absolutely Anything

by Instructables.com & Nicole Smith Skyhorse (May 06, 2014)

The one book that shows you how to fix anything anywhere in your home!

There are a million things that can go wrong in your home. Faucets leak. Floorboards creak. Paint flakes. Chairs break. With How to Fix Absolutely...


How to Be Safe

by Lipman, Ira A. Reader's Digest (November 22, 2011)

How to Be Safe is the most comprehensive safety and security manual on the market, encouraging individuals to take a positive, preventive approach to their own safety.

 

This well-researched reference, written...


Field Book of Western Wild Flowers

by Margaret Armstrong Skyhorse (March 04, 2014)

Margaret Armstrong, a prolific book cover designer and illustrator, spent a few years traveling around the western United States at the beginning of the twentieth century, and in 1911 she was one of the first...


Canadian Literary Landmarks

by John Robert Colombo Dundurn (January 01, 1984)

Here is a list of three dozen of the top literary locales in Canada. The selection of sites is necessarily subjective, yet it attempts to represent geographical, historical, social, and cultural concerns as...


The Event Safety Guide

by Event Safety Alliance Skyhorse (February 04, 2014)

The premier safety guidebook for anyone working in the event industry.

The Event Safety Guide is the United States’ first published safety guidance directed specifically at the live event industry. Culled from...


United States Government Manual 2012

by Records Administration Skyhorse (February 04, 2014)

The United States Government Manual 2011-2012 provides up-to-date information about the activities of federal agencies, as well as the names of top officials in the Obama administration and U.S. senators and...


The Biggle Garden Book

by Jacob Biggle Skyhorse (February 04, 2014)

When The Biggle Garden Book was first published in 1908, most people were in the habit of raising their own food and flowers. Jacob Biggle felt that a gardener’s success had to do with willpower and passion...


Handbook of Knotting and Splicing

by Paul N. Hasluck Dover Publications (October 04, 2012)

Clearly written and amply illustrated with 208 figures, this classic guide ranges from simple and useful knots to complex varieties. Additional topics include rope splicing, working cordage, hammock making,...


Spices and Herbs: Lore and Cookery

by Elizabeth S. Hayes Dover Publications (January 09, 2013)

More than 85 familiar and exotic plants are illustrated, examined for legendary lore, and current use. The book also includes 73 recipes, a spice chart, and tips for gardening, drying, freezing, and more.


The Swell Dressed Party

by Cynthia Rowley & Ilene Rosenzweig Atria Books (June 22, 2010)

The bestselling authors of Swell: A Girl's Guide to the Good Life, Home Swell Home: Designing Your Dream Pad, and Swell Holiday: Turning Up the Twinkle have delighted readers with their groundbreaking manuals...


All About the Movies: A Handbook for the Movie-Loving Layman

by Maurice Rapf Scarecrow Press (November 01, 2000)

Movies are a passion shared by people of all ages and backgrounds. From 30 years of experience, Maurice Rapf assembles the essential information every movie lover should know. Not to be read as an all-inclusive...


iOS Programming: Starter Guide: What Every Programmer Needs to Know About iOS Programming

by Jason Scotts Tech Tron (November 25, 2013)

What Every Programmers Need To Know About iOS Programming Exposed! iOS Programming: Starter Guide: What Every Programmer Needs to Know About iOS Programming is a precise and concise book for any programmmer...


How to Estimate Range and Wind

by Pseudonym Sniper eBookIt.com (July 16, 2013)

This book is essentially a detailed Sniper Training manual for use by Military/LE Snipers, Competition shooters, Long Range Hunters, and other enthusiasts.

It describes, in detail, methods of range and wind estimation...


Memory Booster Book

by Charles Phillips Thunder Bay Press (October 21, 2013)

Based on the best-selling Book-in-a-Box kits, the Memory Booster book will help you to discover how your memory works and suggest interesting ways to make it function more effectively. And you can learn about...


How to Sell Your Memoir: 12 Steps to a Perfect Book Proposal

by Brooke Warner She Writes Press (October 25, 2013)

How to Sell Your Memoir: 12 Steps to a Perfect Book Proposal offers memoirists an easy-to-follow formula to create a winning book proposal that will attract agents and editors. Brooke Warner is a former acquiring...


International Business Research: Strategies and Resources

by Esther L. Gil & Awilda Reyes Scarecrow Press (December 28, 2012)

In the 21st century, most businesses participate in globalization, whether by entering new markets worldwide or dealing with competitors from around the world. International Business Research: Strategies and...


The Merck Manual Go-To Home Guide For Symptoms

by Robert S Porter & Justin Kaplan Merck (October 29, 2013)

The Merck Manual Go-To Home Guide for Symptoms takes complex medical information and makes it easy to understand and accessible to an everyday audience.  It covers a wide range of everyday symptoms, from abdominal...


Journey of Memoir: The Three Stages of Memoir Writing

by Linda Joy Myers She Writes Press (February 14, 2013)

A unique workbook from National Association of Memoir Writers founder Linda Joy Myers that offers the tools writers need to begin, develop, and complete a memoir, including lessons on how to write a great scene,...


What's Your Book?: A Step-by-Step Guide to Get You from Inspiration to Published Author

by Brooke Warner She Writes Press (September 18, 2012)

What's Your Book? is an aspiring author's go-to guide for getting from idea to publication. Brooke Warner is a publishing expert with thirteen years' experience as an acquiring editor for major trade houses....


The CIA World Factbook 2014

by Central Intelligence Agency Skyhorse (October 08, 2013)

From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, The CIA World Factbook 2014 offers complete and up-to-date information on the world’s nations. This comprehensive guide is packed with detailed information on the politics, populations,...


The Due Diligence Process Plan Handbook for Commercial Real Estate Investments

by Brian Hennessey Brian Hennessey (September 02, 2013)

This handbook was created to save investors time and money, create additional value and to avoid the potential pitfalls in purchasing commercial real estate, as well as give an overview of the due diligence...


Promote Your Book

by Patricia Fry Allworth (August 10, 2011)

Do you have what it takes to become an author, but are not sure where to start? Promote Your Book gives enterprising authors the advantage they need to navigate the publishing industry and gain a better understanding...


U.S. Army First Aid Manual

by Department of the Army Skyhorse (November 01, 2009)

U.S. Army First Aid Manual offers skills and knowledge necessary for many life-threatening situations, with an emphasis on treating oneself and aiding others—of use to soldiers in the field, to outdoorsmen,...


Soldier of Fortune Guide to How to Disappear and Never Be Found

by Barry Davies Skyhorse (August 01, 2013)

No matter if you’re being followed or stalked or need to get away as soon as possible, being able to disappear without a trace is something that you will need to know. Whether you’re an ordinary civilian...


Emergency Response Guidebook

by U.S. Department of Transportation Skyhorse (June 03, 2013)

Does the identification number 60 indicate a toxic substance or a flammable solid, in the molten state at an elevated temperature? Does the identification number 1035 indicate ethane or butane? What is the difference...


Watch Repair for Beginners

by Harold C. Kelly Skyhorse (February 01, 2012)

First written by the definitive expert in 1957, Watch Repair for Beginners is the ideal book for anyone who wants to know how to fix their own watch. Learn what horology is; the basics of watch and clock repairing;...


Native American Survival Skills

by W. Ben Hunt Skyhorse (February 01, 2010)

W. Ben Hunt, whose Sioux name was Tasunka Witko, traveled throughout the Midwest, living with several Native American tribes, finally settling near the site of the last Sioux uprising. Here he provides step-by-step...


The Pocket Guide to Wild Mushrooms

by Pelle Holmberg & Hans Marklund Skyhorse (June 17, 2013)

When you’re in the wild and you spot a nice-looking mushroom, how do you know if it is safe to eat? Question no more with the The Pocket Guide to Wild Mushrooms. This tiny companion is the perfect book to...


Environmental Science: Principles and Practices

by Frank R. Spellman & Melissa L. Stoudt Scarecrow Press (February 14, 2013)

The goal of Environmental Science: Principles and Practices provides the scientific principles, concepts, applications, and methodologies required to understand the interrelationships of the natural world, to...


A Beginners Guide to Affiliate Marketing

by Nick Spurway eBookIt.com (March 01, 2013)

The Beginner's Guide to Internet Marketing explains exactly what affiliate marketing is, how to use affiliate networks to promote your own products and even how to start your own affiliate program.

We hope that...


SAS Jungle Survival

by Barry Davies Skyhorse (January 08, 2013)

When we think of jungles, we often think of a densely forested area with thick foliage; this is what is known as a primary jungle. But jungles can also include swamps, grasslands, and cultivated areas. Primary...


SAS Desert Survival

by Barry Davies Skyhorse (December 10, 2012)

Anyone venturing into the desert, either by crossing on foot, vehicle, or in an aircraft (other than a commercial flight) should be prepared. Desert regions are those least likely to have an easily available...


SAS Mountain and Arctic Survival

by Barry Davies Skyhorse (December 10, 2012)

It is difficult to imagine how anyone would enter into a polar or mountainous region unprepared. You’re prepared for your journey or you arrive by accident; for example, the aircraft you are traveling in has...


United States Protocol: The Guide to Official Diplomatic Etiquette

by Ambassador Mary Mel French & Tom Kean Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (May 16, 2010)

Ambassador Mary French uses her personal experience as a former Chief of Protocol to give us the most up-to-date and user-friendly guide to diplomatic protocol at the international, national, and state level....


The Mediator's Handbook: Revised & Expanded Fourth Edition

by Jennifer E. Beer, Caroline C. Packard & Eileen Stief New Society Publishers (November 13, 2012)

The classic resource for effective mediation - now fully updated and expanded


Human Remains: Guide for Museums and Academic Institutions

by Joseph Powell, Nancy Odegaard, Vicki Cassman & Ann Peters et al. AltaMira Press (August 31, 2006)

An edited collection of valuable and timely information concerning the care and conservation of human remains in museums and academic institutions. With a foreword by Brian Fagan.