The former Confederate states have continually mythologized the South's defeat to the North, depicting the Civil War as unnecessary, or as a fight over states' Constitutional rights, or as a David v. Goliath struggle in which the North waged "total war" over an underdog South. In The Myth of the Lost Cause, historian Edward Bonekemper deconstructs this multi-faceted myth, revealing the truth about the war that nearly tore the nation apart 150 years ago.
"America Needs to Read This Book... Right Now."
After 10 months of marital bliss, Jessica Faraday and Murphy Thornton are still discovering and adjusting to their life together. Settled in their new home, everything appears to be perfect...except in the middle of the night when, in the darkest shadows of her subconscious, a deep secret from Jessica's past creeps to the surface to make her strike out at Murphy.
"Another Great book by Lauren Carr"
Are you looking to make a difference? Do you want to start your own nonprofit organization? Are you unsure of the necessary steps to take toward achieving your goal? This audiobook makes starting a nonprofit organization easy.
Follow Nathan, Jess, Denny, and others as they struggle through a post-apocalyptic America, where the only law is martial! Their struggles take them from the comforts of their southern Illinois homestead, to the brutal realities of an America where liberty is no longer a right, and survival is of the fittest.
"tyranny is the use of power to subjugate"
Five women with seemingly nothing in common are found brutally murdered in a townhome outside Washington, DC. Among the many questions surrounding the massacre is what had brought these apparent strangers together only to be killed. Taking on his first official murder case, Lieutenant Murphy Thornton, USN, believes that if he can uncover the thread connecting the victims, then he can find their murderer.
"Kill and run"
Are you searching for a new job? Have you been invited to interview for a position and want to give yourself the best opportunity of succeeding? Have you recently attended an interview, but things didn't go as you'd hoped? Have you not attended an interview for some time and need pointers on what recruiters are looking for in the modern job market? Are you a newly graduated student who wants to know exactly how to ace an interview in order to land your first job? If the answer to any of these questions is yes, this book will provide you with the answers you've been looking for!
Five hundred years ago, brother gods devastated their world with civil war. When they were imprisoned, their conflict ended without a victor. Centuries passed while their followers secretly continued the war, a war that will soon have an end. The gods have found their paragons. When half-bloods Harruq and Qurrah Tun pledged their lives to the death prophet Velixar, they sought only escape from their squalid beginnings. Instead they become his greatest disciples, charged with leading his army of undead.
"Dark fantasy at its best"
Dr. Travis Stork is an accomplished ER doctor that has researched the studies that help unlock the best option to creating a healthy gut. Each chapter sees Dr. T leave no stone unturned as he does the work for you in realizing the positive things we should be doing and the harm we are doing to our gut bacteria.
World War II was much more than just a war among several nations. With the war came new forms of warfare, covert missions, special operations, sabotage, destruction, and espionage and so on among the enemies. Spies were employed, plans were formulated, and disguises were put up by both the Axis and the Allies to obtain information or to hinder the progress of the war. This resulted in some of the most unconventional, creative and ingenious operations that played an important role in shaping the course of the war.
When a tidal wave strikes the coast of New Zealand, Ben Henare and Lucy Campion are separated in the chaotic aftermath. As earthquakes shake the land and volcanoes erupt on the Pacific Rim of Fire, Ben wrestles with his Maori heritage as he faces the supernatural powers that threaten the land of Aotearoa. He must fight his way north on a quest through ice caves and oceans, battling the manifestations of the evil god Whiro and the creatures of the sky.
"Action-packed thrill ride!"
This audiobook contains everything you need to know about growing your own fish and food simultaneously. Aquaculture is a great way to get organic foods year round and save yourself a ton of money! You probably have your own reasons why you're looking at aquaponics but it's something you really need to be familiar with before making the commitment. Do you want your own sustainable, organic, homegrown produce? Do you want to know where your food comes from and that it's the best quality?
This book will give you the techniques that will allow you to change your bad habits for good; you will learn about the different ways that highly effective habits can be used to attract money, health, and overall happiness into your life.
Do you want to be an effective leader? Do you want to be an inspiration to people working under you? Do you have what it takes to manage them? Are you prepared? B y failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail! This book discusses important management skills that you need to identify and develop. It isn't an easy task but will be necessary to manage your team effectively. You will find proven management techniques that you can incorporate in your team and as a result, allow you to reach your goals.
This book will help you to rekindle the affection and love that all marriages are built on. There's no better guarantee than expert opinions and in-depth discussions on communication, positivity, trust, and more to rediscover what a marriage can bring. Have you ever felt as if your discussions with your spouse are going nowhere? Ever felt as if there's something lacking between you and your spouse? This book is going to help you overcome those problems and improve your marriage!
"Just what I needed to hear."
Whether you love him or hate him, there is simply no denying that there seems to be almost no limit to Donald Trump's ability to successfully move into new ventures, from property mogul to reality TV celebrity to running for president of the USA. Trump seems to have an uncanny knack of making a success of whatever he decides to turn his hand to. In this book, we will take a closer look at the man himself, as well as the key lessons we can draw from his life. Part biography, part motivational manual....
With three days left to the year, Deep Creek Lake is hopping with holiday vacationers and wedding guests pouring into the Spencer Inn for Mac Faraday and Archie Monday's huge wedding ceremony which is being touted as the social event of the year. But droopy flowers and guests who failed to RSVP are the least of Mac's and Archie's problems when a professional hit squad hits Spencer Manor to send the groom, Joshua Thornton, Archie's mother, and Gnarly running for their lives.
Spreadsheets and the programs that create them are as common in the business world as cubicles, and yet many people still don't know how to take full advantage of the software they use to create these ever-present files; despite the fact that it could ultimately save them time, headaches, even money in the long run. If you want to ensure you are getting the most out of your spreadsheet software, then Excel: Strategic Use of the Calc Spreadsheet in Business Environments, Data Analysis and Business Modeling is the book you have been waiting for.
CrossFit may be the absolute best and most effective way to improve your overall fitness level and health. It is a series of varied functional movements taken from weightlifting, gymnastics, running and more, all performed at a high intensity. All workouts are easily measurable for you to see and keep track of your progress. There is an infinite number of CrossFit workouts you can create which means you never have to get bored of doing the same routine every time you work out at the gym.
Anyone who has experienced emotional abuse, physical abuse, or covert hostility will have an understanding of just how difficult it is to get rid of bad people. Those who are fortunate enough to have never dealt with narcissists, psychopaths, or haters simply cannot understand that it's not simply a matter of saying "no" or of declaring personal boundaries. There is a level of persistence exhibited by destructive and abusive individuals which transcends reason.
"not feeling it.. pathetically short for the money!"
Deadpool has appeared in over 7,000 comic books, yet still is quite an unknown character. While he might have a cult following, his presence is only seen here and there in the comic book realm. Starting as a villain, Deadpool developed into a wise-cracking vigilante, mostly working as a mercenary. This book is an introduction into the history and presence of Wade Wilson, also known as the Merc with a Mouth, better known as Deadpool.