Author: Aaron Shepard
Publisher: Shepard Publications
Keywords: nicholas, pattern, recipe, christmas, cookies, cookie, anniversary, dozen, saint, tale, baker, bonus
Number of Pages: 42
Published: 2010-11-18
ISBN-10: 0938497480
ISBN-13: 9780938497486

Van Amsterdam the baker was well known for his honesty as well as for his fine Saint Nicholas cookies. He always gave his customers exactly what they paid for -- not more, and not less. So, how could he agree with a mysterious old woman on Saint Nicholas Day when she insists that a dozen is thirteen? The woman's curse puts an end to the baker's business, and he believes it would take Saint Nicholas to help him. But if he receives that help, will it be exactly what he imagined? Find out in this inspiring legend from Dutch colonial New York about the birth of an honored American custom. ////////

Author: Peter Cook
Publisher: Peter Cook
Keywords: infants, women, society, harms, culture, denied, sources, love, mothering
Number of Pages: 124
Published: 2008
ISBN-10: 0646503669
ISBN-13: 9780646503660

Author: Tariq Mehmood
Publisher: Satchel
Keywords: brother
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 2006-12-07
ISBN-10: 0955253934
ISBN-13: 9780955253935

Half Brother is a disabled boy who is teased by his arrogant brothers. One day their exasperated father orders them all into the jungle to fend for themselves. They get lost and end up being enticed into a house by a kind old lady. Six of the brothers scoff the food provided by the old lady and fall asleep, but Half Brother stays awake, suspecting that she is really a demon in disguise. Unique among folktales, Half Brother is the only disabled folk hero. He is at once beautiful and brave. What he lacks in physical strength he makes up for in intelligence and wit.

Author: Mark P. Sullivan
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: issues, terrorism, america, latin
Number of Pages: 13
Published: 2011-01
ISBN-10: 1437922015
ISBN-13: 9781437922011

This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find publication. Since the 9/11 terrorist attacks, U.S. attention to terrorism in Latin Amer. has intensified, with an increase in bilateral and regional cooperation. Terrorism in the region was primarily perpetrated by terrorist org. in Colombia and by the remnants of radical leftist Andean groups. But, the threat of a transnational terrorist attack remained low for most countries in the hemisphere. Both Cuba and Venezuela are on the list of countries not cooperating with U.S. anti-terrorism efforts. There are also concerns on the activities of

Author: Bruce G. Lindsay
Publisher: IMS
Keywords: applications, geometry, theory, models, mixture
Number of Pages: 180
Published: 1995
ISBN-10: 0940600323
ISBN-13: 9780940600324

Author: Nfpa
Publisher: NationalFireProtectionAssoc
Keywords: para, combate, incendios, rescate, aeronaves, aeropuertos, norma, servicios, nfpa
Number of Pages: 8

Author: Anne Mathews-Younes
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: alaska, native, youth, adults, indian, american, day, dawns, preventing, suicide, live
Number of Pages: 184
Published: 2011-05
ISBN-10: 1437938884
ISBN-13: 9781437938883

Suicide and suicidal behavior are preventable. This fact has led communities across the Nation, including many American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities, to implement programs that successfully reduce factors known to contribute to suicide by young people and strengthen factors known to help protect them against suicide. The approaches taken by these communities are based on the public health model, which means that they are proactive and holistic. The purpose of this guide is to support AI/AN communities and those who serve them in developing effective, culturally appropriate suic
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