George Washington didn't really walk around with a mouthful of wooden teeth. Those are real teeth and pearl inlays in Washington's dentures. A recent study by Mary Thompson suggests Washington experimented with early dental transplants. He purchased replacement teeth from his slaves for 13 shillings (roughly $50 in 2015 money).
Meredith I. "Andy" Anderson teams with Kristi Sandgren for Civil War Women of Courage. A collection of exciting stories about 13 young women, 11 to 24 years of age, based on actual events reported in letters and newspapers during our nation's greatest conflict. From the streets of Baltimore to the Indian ravaged frontier of Minnesota and across the battlefields of the South, it's nonstop adventure. History in the words of those who lived it. Be part of each life as their story unfolds.
In Kawhi Leonard: The Inspiring Story of One of Basketball's Best All-Around Players, you will learn the inspirational story of one of basketball's premier small forwards, Kawhi Leonard. Since entering the league in the mid first-round of the 2011 NBA Draft, Kawhi Leonard has quickly emerged as one of the most promising and dominant two-way players in the league today.
Losing someone is heartbreaking, but losing someone as prominent in our lives as our fathers changes us forever. Some of these ladies are in the beginning and you can feel their pain and anger, and sense of disconnection with the rest of the world, yet you will also hear stories of those who have had time to process and heal and grow. It's my hope that their stories will also give you hope to see that while, yes, this does change who you are at your core forever... it changes you for the better.
This audiobook, created by an experienced house call veterinarian whose practice focuses on geriatric pets, teaches you everything you need to know about arthritis in dogs. Whether your best friend is already suffering from joint disease and you want to know what you can do to help or you want to be ready when this all-too-common ailment does occur, this book is for you!
"GREAT INFO FOR OWNERS WHO LOVE THEIR BEST FRIENDS"
Perhaps no actor has been able to retain their popularity into old age as well as Sean Connery. Despite retiring in 2006, Connery remains a venerable figure who continues to receive accolades for his handsome virility and status within the Hollywood elite. onsidering his personal acclaim as an actor, it is perhaps surprising that despite his status, most of the films in which Connery has appeared are not particularly acclaimed. Even the James Bond franchise initially received a largely lukewarm critical reception.
Willie John Mcbride talks to Danny Kelly inside the TalkSPORT studio. The former Rugby Union footballer played as a lock for Ireland and the British Irish Lions.
This short unauthorized biography of Klay Thompson highlights his quick ascent into the league as a sharp shooter. Klay Thompson and Stephen Curry formed arguably the most dangerous backcourt in the NBA due to their impressive ability to shoot and make three-pointers.
In Best Places to Retire: The Top 15 Affordable Towns for Retirement in Asia , you'll learn about the most ideal places to retire in the many regions of Asia. There's no mistake why Asia is such a highly desired retirement location with its lower cost of living and beautiful sights. With its diverse cultures and seemingly boundless list of things to do, Asia is a perfect place to consider retiring.
The life and career of Jack Palance reveals the essence of the man with greater clarity. Palance's childhood played an inestimable role in shaping his values, and he always maintained properties in Pennsylvania where he grew up. Ironically, the connection felt to his roots was countered by the tortuous turns that characterized his career trajectory, which may be one of the most unusual of all time.
"ENJOYABLE LISTEN THAT HAD ME WANTING MORE"
Comparing his 40-year career to that of his ancestors, Tom appears almost upset by the abrupt change in his chosen profession. He has worked long hours, unusual schedules, been confronted by danger, and has had to travel abroad, yet, as he states, there has not been much manual labor. In contrast, his parents and grandparents had to undergo long hours of manual labor, build their own homes, raise crops and livestock, nurse sick animals and children all the while baking bread, and more.
Where's Ted? Can you find Ted as he goes on his adventures? Ted hides in the house, garden, park and more.
Zebedee wanted to be different. He looked the same as all his family and friends and was fed up. Zebedee decided he wanted to change and look different to everyone he knows. Zebedee went in search of a new look and met many friends on his journey. Through the jungle, meeting all sorts of funny animals, Zebedee finds that looking different isn't what he thought it would be like! Enjoy listening through this adventure with Zebedee and finding that who you are is more important than what you look like.
Monkey Mum needs some fruit for a special feast. Fluffy Monkey journeys through the jungle to ask his friends for help.
Life hits hard and Alice and Jack are thrown a curveball, veering them off of their path to happily ever after. She wants to spend eternity with Jack, but with bad news lingering, she is tested to her limits and beyond. Alice discovers that every minute together is a priceless gift. Jack is the only man she has ever loved, and he's hers...for a while. And nothing can ever change that. Nothing.
"A very touching, dramatic story."
Country, a farm boy from Michigan, finds himself kidnapped by aliens and discovers just how tough he really is as he battles to save his alien friends. There are good aliens and bad. The bad are stealing from Earth and plan to bomb the underground city on the planet Sory. Go with Country on an alien ship heading to the Whirlpool Galaxy. He’s sure the trip’s going to be horrible until…he meets some cool extraterrestrials, befriends an alien cat-like creature, and uses their virtual exercise room.
Twelve-year-old Sean West, also known as Country, sees an explosion of light and finds clues that lead him to Clicker, a young alien from the planet Sory, who wants to know what it's like to be a boy on Earth. Country and his friends take Clicker fishing, ride dirt bikes, and tangle with ground bees. They're not only thwarted by Country's sister, but by the local Sheriff, the FBI, and some thieves from Venatici.