Whiskey Oscar Seven Bravo Wo7b A Tale Of Cambodia 1993

Author: O. B. Wright
Publisher: OB Wright
ISBN: 1435730267
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Whiskey Oscar Seven Bravo Wo7b A Tale Of Cambodia 1993 from the Author: O. B. Wright. NEVER BEFORE TOLD WO7B...the call sign for a team of expats sent to extract foreign nationals from Cambodia in May,1993. With a staged civil war beginning, and bound by agreement to have no armed troops in Cambodia, the US found its citizens scattered throughout Cambodia and called on men for help that could not be linked to it if captured or killed. Revealed are the international politics and why this team was sent to rescue an American Doctor and his daughters from capture by the Khmer Rouge. From a nightclub in Bangkok, to the horrors of the Cambodian jungle, each scene is vividly described. WO7B is a discovery of the driving forces of the region, their secrets and the actions of those caught in the storm created by the new bureaucracy seated behind the desks of the next generation UN. Articles within describe the UN's press for the elections before the house of cards fell in. A brief bio of Pol Pot explains how he rose to the equal height of Hitler in Hell. Maps and photos.

Tale Of The Outlander

Author: O. B. Wright
Publisher: OB Wright
ISBN: 1430316438
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Tale Of The Outlander from the Author: O. B. Wright. NOW AVAILABLE IN 6X9 PAPERBACK !!! CAMBODIA,1993. AN EPIC JOURNEY through a country on the edge of hell once again, told as a journal of both fear and love. Two friends on their way from Phnom Penh to Bangkok find themselves in the middle of the Khmer Rouge's last open struggle to gain power from the UN's interregnum government when their bus is stopped... The chance meeting of a man with a dubious past saves them. Now he is their only chance to pass into the safety of Thailand, and away from the Khmer Rouge. Set in historic Cambodia, the tale of this five day journey lets you live as with them. The setting of each scene is vividly described as can only be told by someone who was there. It is an odyssey of love, fear, adventure and finding one's self. It is the tale of Mr. Benjaman Neville... THE OUTLANDER... 6X9 paperback... 228 pages... Maps and photos...

The Poems Of Mao Zedong

Author: Zedong Mao
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520935004
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The Poems Of Mao Zedong from the Author: Zedong Mao. Mao Zedong, leader of the revolution and absolute chairman of the People's Republic of China, was also a calligrapher and a poet of extraordinary grace and eloquent simplicity. The poems in this beautiful edition (from the 1963 Beijing edition), translated and introduced by Willis Barnstone, are expressions of decades of struggle, the painful loss of his first wife, his hope for a new China, and his ultimate victory over the Nationalist forces. Willis Barnstone's introduction, his short biography of Mao and brief history of the revolution, and his notes on Chinese versification all combine to enrich the Western reader's understanding of Mao's poetry.

The Cruise Of The Corwin

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Graphic Arts Books
ISBN: 1941821367
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The Cruise Of The Corwin from the Author: John Muir. John Muir agreed in 1881 to sail aboard the Corwin, whose fruitless mission it was to search for the missing scientific research vessel Jeannette, which itself became icebound while exploring the distant and mysterious Wrangell Land in the higher latitudes of the Arctic. This cruise would afford Muir the opportunity to examine evidence of glaciation along the arctic coastlines of Siberia and Alaska and the harmonious lifestyle of Inuits and Chukchis, which was in the midst of disruption from the intrusions of the civilized South.

The Shaping Of Southern Culture

Author: Bertram Wyatt-Brown
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 9780807849125
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The Shaping Of Southern Culture from the Author: Bertram Wyatt-Brown. Extending his investigation into the ethical life of the white American South beyond what he wrote in Southern Honor (1982), Bertram Wyatt-Brown explores three major themes in southern history: the political aspects of the South's code of honor, th

The Choctaws

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Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 9781617034930
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Health Care In Saskatchewan

Author: Gregory P. Marchildon
Publisher: University of Regina Press
ISBN: 9780889772083
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Health Care In Saskatchewan from the Author: Gregory P. Marchildon. "In Health Care in Saskatchewan, the authors explain how health services are organized, financed and delivered in the province. Throughout, Saskatchewan is systematically compared to other provinces in terms of services, spending and outcomes. Marchildon and O'Fee carefully analyse the provincial health system so that health professionals, policy-makers, managers and students get an integrated view of health care in Saskatchewan."--BOOK JACKET.

Promoting Democracy And Human Rights In Russia

Author: Sinikukka Saari
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135239282
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Promoting Democracy And Human Rights In Russia from the Author: Sinikukka Saari. European regional organisations have spent significant amount of time, energy and money in supporting Russia's transition towards the western liberal-democratic model since the end of the cold war. This book explores the role the Council of Europe, European Union and Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe have played in Russia's post-Soviet transition in the field of human rights and democracy. The book argues that the organisations have played an important initial role in setting the reform agenda and in providing a general framework for interaction in the field of human rights and democracy. However, since the mid-1990s the impact of regional organisations has been slipping. Lately Russia has challenged the European human rights and democracy norms and now it threatens the whole framework for regional normative cooperation. Russia's attitude towards western liberal order has become more assertive and its defiance increasingly concerted even internationally. The main finding is that democracy and human rights promotion is not a one-way transference of norms like much of the theoretical literature and European practices presume. The Russian case demonstrates that the so-called target state can influence the norm promoters and the interpretation of the norms in a fundamental way. This is a finding that has significant implications both for theory and practice.

Mistake Fraud And Duties To Inform In European Contract Law

Author: Ruth Sefton-Green
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781139442961
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Mistake Fraud And Duties To Inform In European Contract Law from the Author: Ruth Sefton-Green. This 2005 examination of twelve case studies about mistake, fraud and duties to inform reveals significant differences about how contract law works in thirteen European legal systems and, despite the fact that the solutions proposed are often similar, what divergent values underlie the legal rules. Whereas some jurisdictions recognise increasing duties to inform in numerous contracts so that the destiny of mistake and fraud (classical defects of consent) may appear to be uncertain, other jurisdictions continue to refuse such duties as a general rule or fail to recognise the need to protect one of the parties where there is an imbalance in bargaining power or information. Avoiding preconceptions as to where and why these differences exist, this book first examines the historical origins and development of defects of consent, then considers the issues from a comparative and critical standpoint.