Download For the Love of Teddi: The Story Behind Camp Good Days and by Lou Buttino PDF

By Lou Buttino

Teddi Mervis misplaced her struggle with melanoma whilst she used to be 12 years outdated. starting with the analysis of her mind tumor, the tale tells of her three-year conflict for life--a fight she finally misplaced. even though Teddi gave up the ghost, her reminiscence encouraged those that had helped her to house her pain to band jointly to assist different childrens who're dealing with cancer.These humans and hundreds of thousands of others encouraged by way of Teddi's story--from building staff to school scholars to financial institution presidents--helped shape a company whose fundamental objective is to make the lives of youngsters as chuffed and worthwhile as attainable. The association, Camp strong Days and distinct occasions, Inc., has turn into one of many biggest and so much winning companies of its style on this planet. it really is credited with breaking down the obstacles for kids with melanoma and growing pioneering new courses. The 2001 variation consists of the tale ahead from 1990 with new images and an afterword. This e-book serves to coach and consultant those that needs to focus on the devastating ordeal of formative years melanoma.

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Download Positioning: The Battle for Your Mind, 20th Anniversary by Al Ries, Jack Trout PDF

By Al Ries, Jack Trout

“Ries and Trout taught me every thing i do know approximately branding, advertising, and product administration. whilst I had the assumption of constructing a truly huge thematic group on the internet, I first considered Positioning....”—David Bohnett, Chairman and founding father of GeoCities A good-looking variation of the unique 1981 textual content, this twentieth Anniversary variation makes on hand to enterprise and advertising professionals—including tens of hundreds of thousands of Ries and Trout groupies, worldwide—the paintings that eternally replaced the way in which business plan is completed. This new version gains statement from the authors that gives clean perception into why “positioning” a product in a potential customer’s brain remains to be an important process in enterprise, and comprises various examples of campaigns that undefined, or didn’t keep on with, Ries and Trout’s pondering.

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Download The Abusive Personality: Violence and Control in Intimate by Donald G. Dutton PDF

By Donald G. Dutton

This influential publication presents an leading edge framework for figuring out and treating intimate accomplice violence. Integrating quite a few theoretical and empirical views, Donald G. Dutton demonstrates that male abusiveness is greater than only a realized trend of behavior--it is the outgrowth of a selected character configuration. He illuminates the improvement of the abusive character from early adolescence to maturity and offers an evidence-based therapy technique designed to fulfill this population's exact wishes. the second one version positive factors new chapters at the neurobiological roots of abusive habit and the improvement of abusiveness in adult females.

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Download The Forgotten French: Exiles in the British Isles, 1940-44 by Nicholas Atkin PDF

By Nicholas Atkin

It's extensively assumed that the French within the British Isles in the course of the moment global battle have been fully-fledged supporters of common de Gaulle, and that around the channel no less than, the French have been a "nation of resisters." This hugely provocative research unearths that almost all exiles have been on British soil accidentally instead of by way of layout, and lots of weren't yes no matter if to stick. Drawing on little-known archival assets, this learn examines the hopes and fears of those groups who have been bitterly divided between themselves, a few being drawn to P?tain up to to de Gaulle. It additionally appears to be like at how they outfitted into British existence and the way the British in flip answered. Illustrated all through, this can be crucial studying for someone drawn to the British and French reports of the second one global warfare.

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