After container ships carrying black-market nuclear bombs are detonated in American port cities, millions are killed, and the country is thrown into panic. In Greenwood, Nebraska, Paul Edwards learns about the devastating terrorist attacks on the news. As the power grid goes down, his fear is magnified by the knowledge that his wife and daughter are a thousand miles away in Atlanta.
Read by Juliet Stevenson and Simon Callow, A Literary Christmas is a seasonal anthology that collects together poems, short stories, and prose extracts by some of the greatest poets and writers in the English language. Like Charles Dickens’ ghosts of Christmas Past and Present, they are representative of times old and new - from John Donne’s Elizabethan hymn over the baby Jesus to Rudyard Kipling’s "Christmas in India", from Thomas Tusser counting the cost of a Tudor feast to Laurie Lee’s "Cider with Rosie".
"Marvelous, with one very avoidable flaw"
With deadly clouds of radiation swooping in from the wasteland of American port cities, Paul Edwards and his father-in-law, Buck, seek shelter in a spectacular government bunker, the likes of which has never been seen. They've succeeded in finding safety from the dangers outside, but in a world without rules, trust can be a deadly thing.
"loving this series"
This T.A.E. audiobook serves as a definite answer to many "unanswered" questions related to real life self defense. "What if the attacker is stronger and faster?", "What if he is trained?" and similar questions all become irrelevant when T.A.E. methods are applied - no one can take this type and intensity of pain! One can train muscles power, strength, endurance, cardio etc. but no person can train 'pressure point pain resistance'!
"It is a joke, not a guide to anything..."
When thinking about the acupressure, most of us think about the procedures that are somewhat complicated to learn. Therefore many people never try using it, or if they do, they give up quickly. However, the acupressure (ancient art of healing by simple use of hands and fingers) in this book is a well-proven self-healing processes that anyone can learn fast.
"Needs some extra documentation to be successful"
Regardless of who you are, if you are suffering from adrenal fatigue (or you suspect you may be), you really need this guide. Anyone with an open mind will benefit immensely from the tips, information, guidelines, and practices presented within this great book.
This practical guide covers all one needs in order to master the basics of Chi Meditation. From the basics of Chi flow and abdominal breathing techniques, to Dan Tian centring, to the Beauty of Eight Moons, to the Little Universe Micro Cycle - all is explained in simple and practical way so one can start practicing right away.
Simple powerful stretching routine that will boost the level of your energy, health and performance. This audiobook is a complete, practical guide for mastering ancient meridian stretching exercises that will boost your health, energy and stamina. It entirely harmonizes life energy flow through the energy centers and all organs of your body.
All fans of self-defense and the T.A.E. Part 1. book by Sifu William Lee will be glad to know that he's developed this continuation with 14 new videos, more real-life photos, and descriptions of how to take down any violent opponent quickly and without unnecessary force. Turning the mind into a weapon is a "missing link" of self defense.
How did our long-lost ancestors affect our past? More importantly, how will they affect our future? Mark and Julie are brilliant scientists and Major Reagan has kept them and others alive to this point, but the most dangerous confrontations will not be with the Noridians, it will be with the Lower Houses of The Accord. Destiny is a thought-provoking journey that will cause you to inspect your basic values.
For those interested in Traditional Chinese Medicine, relaxation techniques, and Chi (Qi) healing methods - don't pass up the chance to get the chi flowing and enjoying in long list of health benefits. Sifu William Lee explains how very simple self-massage methods can maximize your energy and reduce symptoms of ill health - from arthritis to allergies, back pain to weight loss.
Well-known for using simple and practical approach that works, Sifu William Lee explains not one or two but seven methods. Easy to apply (some even in public), these methods based on the ancient Chi Kung will offer you immediate relief from stress and tension but not only that. Probably even more important is their capacity to significantly reduce various unwanted side effects of stress and tension.
The American president has come to be the most powerful figure in the world. And back in the 19th century, a great man held that office. William Lee Miller's new book closely examines that great man in that hugely important office: Abraham Lincoln as president.
"An analysis of Lincoln's life, not a history"
Where did mankind really come from? Why are we here? We can't understand the past until we embrace the future. These critical mysteries take center stage as Earth emerges into a galactic society that is far more perilous than anyone could have imagined. Our history is far more complicated than we could have known. Can a few brilliant minds find a way out for Earth?
"Seriously, that's how you end a book?"
He's an American legend, a straight-shooting businessman who brought Chrysler back from the brink and in the process became a media celebrity, newsmaker, and a man many had urged to run for president. The son of Italian immigrants, Lee Iacocca rose spectacularly through the ranks of Ford Motor Company to become its president, only to be toppled eight years later in a power play that should have shattered him.
"where is the rest of the book?"
A shocking accident gave Matthew Cahill the ability to see a nightmarish netherworld that nobody else does, pitting him in a fight to save us all - and his own soul - from the clutches of pure evil in these three exhilarating tales of dark humor, nonstop action, and pure horror.
"Not like any other book I've listened to - EVER"
This book is written for you: the previously diagnosed diabetic who has lost the edge, fallen off the wagon, or has lost hope and given up altogether. This book will give you control over your diabetes again. Its charter is to remind you of the things you forgot, update you on the things that have changed, and teach you the things you never learned. It's jam-packed with information, but it's written in an easy-to-read, conversational style. We'll give you, the out-of-control diabetic, the tools of knowledge and insight you need not just to survive, but to thrive. So now you understand our title.
Matthew Cahill is a simple man leading a quiet life... until he is tragically killed in an avalanche at a ski resort. Three months later his corpse is found and sent to the morgue - but then something inexplicable happens. He wakes up. Now he can see evil... as a festering rot that eats people alive from the inside out. And he can see Mr. Dark, the horrific figure who gleefully spreads it like a plague... and whois the only one who can tell Matt whether he is still a man... or the walking dead.For Matt, each day is a journey into a supernatural world he knows nothing about....
"Interesting connected short horror stories..."
¿Eres nuevo en el tema de la diabetes? ¿Estás confundido, enojado y asustado? ¿No tienes energía para leer las toneladas de información que hay por ahí? Esta pequeña guía fue escrita para ti. Contiene los conceptos básicos explicados en un lenguaje simple. Sólo lo que necesitas en este preciso momento. Sólo lo que necesitas para arrancar. Nada más.
Matt seeks out a paranoid visionary who claims to have defeated an entity just like Mr. Dark. His quest takes him deep into the Michigan woods — and into a bloody siege between warring, paramilitary factions in James Daniels’ "The Beast Within".