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Author: Lorenzo Maggioni
Publisher: Bioversity International
Keywords: meeting, ct99, res, february, vila, portugal, real, gen, third, group, working, brassica, extraordinary, report, jointly, coordination
Number of Pages: 89
Published: 2003
ISBN-10: 929043578X
ISBN-13: 9789290435785

Author: Walt Whitman
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: war, memoranda
Number of Pages: 102
Published: 1990-02-01
ISBN-10: 1557091323
ISBN-13: 9781557091321

Walt Whitman spent much of his time with wounded soldiers, both in the field and in the hospitals. The 40 notebooks he filled became the basis for this extraordinary diary of a medic in the Civil War.

Author: Beth Perry
Publisher: UBC Pre
Keywords: nursing, exemplary, images, time, moments
Number of Pages: 224
Published: 2009-07-15
ISBN-10: 1897425511
ISBN-13: 9781897425510

This book is based on a study of the beliefs, actions, and interactions of a group of extraordinary oncology nurses - the nurses their peers would choose to have care for them if they were diagnosed with cancer. Beth Perry weaves narrative, comments, field notes, poetry, and photography to create a very personal and unique perspective on nursing. About the Book Within most disciplines, there are those who are recognized by their colleagues as being exceptionally competent practitioners. These individuals do their work in such a remarkable way as to become a model for others. This book is

Author: Robin Sharp
Publisher: Oxfam
Keywords: change, state, senegal
Number of Pages: 184
Published: 1994
ISBN-10: 0855982837
ISBN-13: 9780855982836

Standing at the cross-roads of African, Islamic, and European cultures, Senegal is a country of extraordinary complexity, and this is proving to be a time of radical change. This profile offers a clear and authoritative account of this fascinating country.

Author: Gordon D. Gayle
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: peleliu, marines, beaches, bloody
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 1996-01
ISBN-10: 0788137816
ISBN-13: 9780788137815

Contents: The divisions & their commanders; the changing nature of Japanese tactics; naval gunfire support for Peleliu; a horrible place; special reef-crossing techniques; a paucity of reserves; Tom Lea's paintings; & for extraordinary heroism. Photos & maps.

Author: Erlendur Haraldsson
Publisher: Hastingshouse/Daytrips Publ.
Keywords: associated, sathya, sai, baba, phenomena, psychic, miracles, investigative, report, modern
Number of Pages: 324
Published: 1997-03-01
ISBN-10: 0803893841
ISBN-13: 9780803893849

Describes paranormal phenomena of extraordinary variety and strength attributed to one of the most remarkable men of the century, Sathya Sai Baba, whose position is unique among India's holy men.

Author: Ross E. Dunn
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: fourteenth, century, traveler, muslim, ibn, battuta, adventures
Number of Pages: 378
Published: 1986
ISBN-10: 0520057716
ISBN-13: 9780520057715

Ross Dunn here recounts the great traveler's remarkable career, interpreting it within the cultural and social context of Islamic society and giving the reader both a biography of an extraordinary personality and a study of the hemispheric dimensions of human interchange in medieval times.
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