Turning the Tide: How a Small Band of Allied Sailors Defeated the U-boats and Won the Battle of the Atlantic

The usa skilled its such a lot harrowing army catastrophe of global struggle II now not in 1941 at Pearl Harbor yet within the interval from 1942 to 1943, in Atlantic coastal waters from Newfoundland to the Caribbean. Sinking service provider ships with impunity, German U-boats threatened the lifeline among the USA and Britain, just about denying the Allies their springboard onto the ecu Continent--a loss that may have successfully fee the Allies the war.

In Turning the Tide, writer Ed Offley tells the gripping tale of the way, in the course of a twelve-week interval within the spring of 1943, a handful of battle-hardened American, British, and Canadian sailors grew to become the tide within the Atlantic. utilizing broad archival learn and interviews with key survivors, Offley areas the reader on the middle of the main decisive maritime conflict of worldwide battle II.

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Real Man Adventures

By T Cooper

T Cooper’s Real guy Adventures isn't really a memoir. it truly is an experience story—and one jam-packed with all of the needful darkish alleys, disguises, best women, and plot twists.

Cooper’s daring and bracing exploration of his transition to male unfurls in a chain of encouraged vignettes, intimate letters by no means despatched, interviews, lists, and strong out of date tales that catch the diversity of the human adventure. Real guy Adventures is a “sharp, hilarious, quite own, and ingenuously sincere examine what the hell it even ability to be a guy” (Interview magazine).

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Adlard Coles' Heavy Weather Sailing, Sixth Edition

The seamanship vintage you'll have on-board while crusing in tough weather

Adlard Coles' Heavy climate Sailing will give you specialist recommendation for in case you enterprise out of sight of land, even if for racing or cruising. It provides a transparent message of seamanlike layout positive factors, arrangements, and strategies so you might think about opposed to the time while it comes directly to blow. It comprises new how-to chapters on hurricane sails, taking defend, and handling multihulls in storms, plus exciting new money owed of tangible hurricane encounters.

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John Adams: A Life

John Ferling has approximately 40 years of expertise as a historian of early the US. the writer of acclaimed histories reminiscent of A jump into the Dark and Almost a Miracle, he has seemed on many television and movie documentaries in this pivotal interval of our heritage. In John Adams: A Life, Ferling bargains a compelling portrait of 1 of the giants of the innovative era.

Drawing on vast learn, Ferling depicts a reluctant innovative, a pace-setter who was once deeply via the war that he helped to make, and a fiercely autonomous statesman. The ebook brings to lifestyles a thrilling time, an age during which Adams performed an incredible political and highbrow function. certainly, few have been extra instrumental in making American independence a fact. He played yeoman's carrier within the Continental Congress in the course of the revolution and used to be a key determine in negotiating the treaty that introduced peace following the lengthy battle of Independence. He held the top workplace within the land and as president he courageously selected to pursue a direction that he inspiration most sensible for the country, notwithstanding it was once fraught with own political risks. Adams emerges right here a guy packed with contradictions. He may be petty and jealous, but additionally meditative, insightful, and provocative. In inner most and with associates he may be engagingly witty. He used to be extraordinarily self-centered, yet in his dating along with his spouse and youngsters his shortcomings have been tempered through a deep, abiding love.

John Ferling's masterful John Adams: A Life is a novel biography of the fellow who succeeded George Washington within the presidency and shepherded the delicate new country during the most deadly of times.

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Practical PostgreSQL

By John C. Worsley

Arguably the main in a position to all of the open resource databases, PostgreSQL is an object-relational database administration process first constructed in 1977 by means of the collage of California at Berkeley. despite its lengthy historical past, this strong database suffers from an absence of easy-to-use documentation. Practical PostgreSQL fills that void with a fast paced consultant to set up, configuration, and usage.

This entire new quantity indicates you ways to assemble PostgreSQL from resource, create a database, and configure PostgreSQL to simply accept client-server connections. It additionally covers the various complex positive factors, reminiscent of transactions, versioning, replication, and referential integrity that permit builders and DBAs to take advantage of PostgreSQL for critical company purposes. The thorough advent to PostgreSQL's PL/pgSQL programming language explains how one can use this very necessary yet under-documented characteristic to boost saved methods and triggers. The booklet incorporates a whole command reference, and database directors will enjoy the chapters on consumer administration, database upkeep, and backup & restoration. With sensible PostgreSQL, you'll find fast why this open resource database is this kind of nice open resource replacement to proprietary items from Oracle, IBM, and Microsoft.

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8 Is Enough: A True Story of Life, Death, Faith, Hope

By Shannon Alford

Whilst the 5 Schwartz young ones tragically misplaced either mom and dad in 3 years, their aunt Shannon Alford discovered the real that means of residing worship. With 3 childrens in their personal, Shannon and her husband, Sion, turned the guardians of all 5 grieving youngsters, leaving their domestic bursting on the seams with 8 children among the a long time of 5 and fifteen.

Join the Alford-Schwartz relations as they relive their trip of therapeutic and divine provision. entire with inspirational phrases from every one useful baby, eight Is adequate will contact your center and remind you that it doesn't matter what you're dealing with, God will make all issues interact to your stable.

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How to Save Money: 60 Savvy Money Tips to Execute a Smarter Saving Strategy (Volume 3)

By Blake Dresden

Booklet Date: September 7, 2013
How to save cash: 60 Savvy funds find out how to Execute a better Saving Strategy

Is it time to take again keep an eye on of your funds? Are you searching for a few saving find out how to assist you see a true difference?

I'm the following to teach you intriguing new how one can shop, ones that might preserve you smiling the entire strategy to the bank.

I'm conversing approximately SAVVY AND functional guidance that can assist you maintain expenditures down and the mark downs up.

In this 60 Savvy cash suggestions quantity three publication, you could anticipate much more nice principles to make "free and smart" a part of your daily vocabulary.

If the swap within the economic climate taught us something priceless, it's that we will stay shrewdpermanent savers and regulate the best way we method spending. this is performed by way of targeting saving the place we didn't imagine it was once attainable and zeroing in on parts that have to tightened up.

In this advisor, "How to save cash: 60 Savvy funds Tips," you'll get easy-to-follow directions on precisely how "saving first and spending later" may end up in a wealthy future.

Specifically, you'll discover:

Financial Freedom

Smart Shopping

Healthcare How-To

Perfect puppy Care

Educational Exploits

Excellent Entertainment

Fantastic Freebies

Bill Busters

Computer Confidence

Home Hangouts

Vacation Victories

Auto Adventures

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It's time to dig in to every of those sections to aid get your discounts again on course. placed those smarter saving ideas in movement and also you won't be disappointed.

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Power Yoga: An Individualized Approach to Strength, Grace, and Inner Peace

By Ulrica Norberg

According to Power Yoga, greater than sixteen million yoga fanatics in the United States spend virtually $3 billion cash on sessions and items every year. Yoga is changing into an more and more well known job, and writer Ulrica Norberg is helping yoga-goers placed their funds to sturdy paintings by way of demonstrating method in bright aspect and through revealing yoga’s striking strength to heal. Norberg believes yoga can reduction us in constructing our personal existence philosophies via a synthesis of jap ideology and self-reflection. Her ebook strength Yoga is instantly a testomony to the wonder and charm of yoga and a how-to consultant that explains perform and form.

Norberg takes readers in the course of the components of yoga and the elemental activities and strategies particular to energy yoga. jam-packed with attractive full-color pictures illustrating sun-salutations (the foundation of strength yoga exercises), a number of asanas (poses), and meditation ideas, her ebook comes in handy for all degrees of guide and concept. this is often one of many few useful yoga books that actually expresses the enjoyment, physicality, and temperament of yoga, which has develop into a keenness for thus many Americans—young and outdated and ladies and men alike.

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Google Hacking for Penetration Testers, Third Edition

By Bill Gardner

Google is the most well-liked seek engine ever created, yet Google’s seek functions are so robust, they usually notice content material that nobody ever meant to be publicly to be had on the net, together with social defense numbers, bank card numbers, alternate secrets and techniques, and federally categorized records. Google Hacking for Penetration Testers, 3rd variation, shows you the way safety execs and method administratord manage Google to discover this delicate info and "self-police" their very own organizations.

You will learn the way Google Maps and Google Earth offer pinpoint army accuracy, see how undesirable men can manage Google to create great worms, and notice how they could "mash up" Google with fb, LinkedIn, and extra for passive reconnaissance.

This 3rd edition includes thoroughly up to date content material all through and all new hacks reminiscent of Google scripting and utilizing Google hacking with different se's and APIs. famous writer Johnny lengthy, founding father of Hackers for Charity, provides all of the instruments you must behavior the last word open resource reconnaissance and penetration testing.

  • Third variation of the seminal paintings on Google hacking
  • Google hacking is still a severe section of reconnaissance in penetration trying out and Open resource Intelligence (OSINT)
  • Features cool new hacks comparable to discovering studies generated via protection scanners and back-up records, discovering delicate details in WordPress and SSH configuration, and all new chapters on scripting Google hacks for larger searches in addition to utilizing Google hacking with different se's and APIs

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