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Angels of Death

By Al Cimino
  • ISBN Code: : 1398823635
  • Publisher : Arcturus Publishing
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  • Category : True Crime
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Medics and carers hold the lives of their patients in the balance. They see us at our most vulnerable, and we trust them utterly. Yet there are those who abuse this trust in the medical profession and take advantage of their position to commit the most hideous crimes. In this gripping account, readers can discover the chilling stories of these cold-hearted killers. Some kill because of a twisted sense of mercy. Others let their monstrous egos take over as they seek to prove themselves the hero by rescuing those they harmed themselves. And then there are those who simply delight in the power over life and death. Whatever their motivation, these killers can go undetected for years, racking up huge body counts before they are finally discovered. Contains 35 atrocious cases, including: • Harold Shipman, who killed as many as 200 of his patients • Genene Jones, who kept being hired even after babies continued to die under her watch • Donald Harvey, who murdered to 'ease the pain' of his victims. • and many more. Featuring unsettling images of these criminals, Angels of Death casts a light on the men and women who preyed on their own patients and their twisted motivations for doing so.

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  • Pdf File: memoirs-of-a-murder-man.pdf

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Arthur A. Carey’s autobiographical Memoirs of a Murder Man was first released in 1930, and focuses on the author’s detective work in homicide cases. The book includes chapters on such infamous cases as the 1920 slaying of Joseph Bowne Elswell, an American bridge player, tutor, and writer during the 1900s and 1910s, and the Barrel Murder in 1903, when New York police found the body of U.S. Secret Service agent Benedetto Madonia stuffed in a barrel, similar to the New Orleans “barrel murders” of the previous decade. A gripping book!

Sacred Passage

By Margaret Coberly, Ph.D, RN
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  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Book Code : 0834828707
  • Total of Pages : 176
  • Category : Family & Relationships
  • Members : 468
  • Pdf File: sacred-passage.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Working as an emergency room nurse, Margaret Coberly came in contact with death on a daily basis. However, it wasn't until her own brother was diagnosed with terminal cancer that she realized she understood very little about the emotional and spiritual aspects of caring for the terminally ill. To fill this gap she turned to the unique wisdom on death and dying found in Tibetan Buddhism. In this book Coberly offers sound, practical advice on meeting the essential needs of the dying, integrating stories from her long career in nursing with useful insights from the Tibetan Buddhist teachings. In the West, death is viewed as a tragic and horrible event. Coberly shows us how this view generates fear and denial, which harm the dying by adding unnecessary loneliness, confusion, and mental anguish to the dying process. Tibetan Buddhism focuses on the nature of death and how to face it with honesty, openness, and courage. In this view, death is not a failure, but a natural part of life that, if properly understood and appreciated, can offer the dying and their loved ones an opportunity to gain valuable insight and wisdom. Coberly argues that the Tibetan Buddhist outlook can be a useful antidote to the culture of fear and denial that surrounds death in the West and can help caregivers become more fully present, fearless, honest, and compassionate. Sacred Passage highlights two very practical teachings on death and dying from the Tibetan Buddhist tradition and presents them in clear, nontechnical language. Readers learn about the "eight stages of dissolution leading to death," a detailed roadmap of the dying process that describes the sequence of physical, psychological, and spiritual changes that occur as we die. Coberly also presents the "death meditation," a contemplative exercise for developing a new relationship to death—and life. The book also includes a lengthy, annotated list of recommended readings for added guidance and inspiration. Topics include: • How the terminally ill can experience emotional and spiritual healing even when they can't be cured • Why Western medicine's relentless focus on curing disease has led to inadequate care for the dying • What to expect during the dying process • How our fear and denial of death harm the dying • Techniques to help caregivers promote a peaceful environment for the dying and their loved ones • How to meet the changing physical and emotional needs of the dying • Helpful advice on what to say and how to behave around the terminally ill

Pharaoh's Star

By Olivia Hardy Ray
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  • Publisher : Bublish, Inc.
  • Book Code : 1946229911
  • Total of Pages : 642
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 965
  • Pdf File: pharaoh-s-star.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Sometimes, the ambiguity of a man is better left ambiguous. Nick and Jenna Dowling buy a second home in Upstate New York but this dream of a lifetime turns out to be anything but relaxing when a strange and mystical experience on a dark, forgotten back road leads Nick on a frantic search for answers about the reality of his identity. Frantic to explain his mysterious amnesia, Jenna Dowling calls upon a therapist for her husband, while Nick befriends an alien abduction expert. Each desperately searches for the truth, but in the end, it is not the truth that sets them free.

"This Is Semi-Important"

By Geoff Feiling
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  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Book Code : 1450299164
  • Total of Pages : 96
  • Category : Poetry
  • Members : 994
  • Pdf File: this-is-semi-important.pdf

Book Short Summary:

This is Semi-Important is a series of prose writings, verse poetry, philosophy, psychoanalysis, and just notes on things the author feels are original, sometimes humorous, sometimes bordering on notions the majority of people he believes have, but do not recognize within themselves. This book is all autobiographical, though many of the subjects differ substantially. No-D was a name given to Geoff by one of his best friends, Engine Joe, who is also mentioned in the book, he helped Geoff realize a lot of the ideas that came to him in the formation of this book.

How the Brain Evolved Language

By Donald Loritz
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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Book Code : 0195348613
  • Total of Pages : 240
  • Category : Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Members : 418
  • Pdf File: how-the-brain-evolved-language.pdf

Book Short Summary:

How can an infinite number of sentences be generated from one human mind? How did language evolve in apes? In this book Donald Loritz addresses these and other fundamental and vexing questions about language, cognition, and the human brain. He starts by tracing how evolution and natural adaptation selected certain features of the brain to perform communication functions, then shows how those features developed into designs for human language. The result -- what Loritz calls an adaptive grammar -- gives a unified explanation of language in the brain and contradicts directly (and controversially) the theory of innateness proposed by, among others, Chomsky and Pinker.

Last Rights

By Sarah Wootton,Lloyd Riley
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  • Publisher : Biteback Publishing
  • Book Code : 178590602X
  • Total of Pages : 128
  • Category : Social Science
  • Members : 250
  • Pdf File: last-rights.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Why does the UK abandon dying people and outsource this problem to facilities in Switzerland while legislators across the USA, Canada and Australia have drafted laws to give dying people choice over how and when they die? Sarah Wootton, CEO of the campaign group Dignity in Dying, explains why assisted dying’s time has come. Drawing parallels with issues such as women’s suffrage, reproductive rights and equal marriage, Wootton exposes the hypocrisy of the arguments put forward by those who oppose change and examines how a broken status quo has been imposed against the wishes of dying people for too long.

Vow of Silence

By Melynda Price
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  • Publisher : Entangled: Amara
  • Book Code : 1640637982
  • Total of Pages : 359
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 627
  • Pdf File: vow-of-silence.pdf

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A killer is hiding in plain sight... The last thing Homicide Detective Josiah Troyer wants is to return to Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and his Amish roots. But a madman is killing young girls and Josiah's expertise with the tight-knit community is very much needed by the FBI. Unfortunately, going home means dealing with his past and the woman he left behind. Hannah is desperately trying to rebuild her life after the death of her Amish husband, and now, the murder of her sister. Protecting her young son from the violence is her only goal––and then she runs into the last man she expected to see, her ex Josiah. He left her eight years ago to work with the Englishers and forgiving him hasn't been easy. But the killer has Hannah in his crosshairs, and she and Josiah will have to work together if she's going to survive.

Identity Theft

By Duane Sheriff
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  • Publisher : Destiny Image Publishers
  • Book Code : 1680312723
  • Total of Pages : 208
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 268
  • Pdf File: identity-theft.pdf

Book Short Summary:

What if youve been living under a false identity God never intended for you to have? Through the pages of this book, you will uncover the lies and deception the world uses to keep you from discovering your TRUE identity in Christ. Once you know who you are in Him, the freedom, blessing and authority unlocked are incredible! This book will give you a clear biblical reference point to restore your identity and help you rediscover who you have been created to be.