A Bill to Incorporate the Western North Carolina Railroad Company (Classic Reprint): North Carolina General Assembly
A Bill to Incorporate the Western Railroad Company (Classic Reprint): North Carolina General Assembly
This thoroughly updated new edition of Bradt´s Northern Tanzania Safari Guide remains the only full-length guidebook focussed exclusively on the northern part of the country and Zanzibar. Tailored closely to the requirements of anyone going on a safari to northern Tanzania, followed by a few days on Zanzibar, it provides far more detailed coverage of the local safari circuit and other main attractions than other guides. As such, it offers complete and detailed lodge listings and also goes into greater detail about wildlife and where to see it. It is also the only guide to include detailed information on the many new private concessions that have opened up. Northern Tanzania is dominated by Africa´s finest safari circuit. Centred on the legendary Serengeti National Park and its world-famous wildebeest migration, this circuit also incorporates the Ngorongoro Crater and surrounding Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Lake Manyara and Tarangire National Parks. Geographically it is one of the most varied regions in Africa, with a palm-fringed Indian Ocean coastline complemented by the scenic wonders of the Great Rift Valley, Africa´s largest lake, and several impressive volcanically formed mountains, most notably snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro, the tallest peak in Africa and a popular goal for hikers. Lesser known gems include the prehistoric rock art at Kondoa (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), the forested Arusha National Park and Amani Nature Reserve, and the spectacular Ol Doinyo Lengai - Africa´s most active volcano. Tanzania is home to more than 100 ethnic groups, from the Arab-influenced Swahili of the coast to the traditionalist Maasai pastoralists and Hadza hunter-gatherers of the Rift Valley, yet it takes pride in a long history of post-independence tolerance, stability and safety. Northern Tanzania offers spectacular game-viewing all year round, and supports some of the world´s largest surviving populations of lions, elephants, buffalos, leopards, giraffes, zebra, wildebeest and gazelle. Serviced by a well-developed safari industry, the superlative reserves of northern Tanzania are complemented by a stopover on the legendary Spice Island of Zanzibar. With its atmospheric old town, idyllic beaches and offshore reefs teeming with marine life, it is every bit as evocative as its name. Bradt´s Northern Tanzania Safari Guide is written by Philip Briggs, the world´s leading write of guidebooks to Africa, and Chris McIntyre, CEO of specialist Africa tour operator Expert Africa. The guide reflects the growing trend away from large lodges towards small exclusive eco-friendly camps in remote parts of the Serengeti and other major reserves and this edition is more critically selective than previous editions, detailing the best on offer in all price brackets, making it the most authoritative source available. Northern Tanzania Safari Guide is an essential travel companion for both first-time visitors and seasoned safari-goers.
Edgartown Division:Argument of Hon. Charles R. Train, Before the Committee on Towns, in Behalf of the Petitioners, for an Act to Incorporate the Northern Part of Edgartown (Oak Bluffs, Vineyard Grove, Etc,) As a New Town, to Be Called Cottage City, Bosto Charles Russell Train
Squirrel Girl is now the star of her own original graphic novel. It´s a stand-alone adventure that´s both great for new Squirrel Girl readers, and also for people whoalready know about how she can talk to squirrels and also punch really well! Behold: a story so huge it demanded a graphic novel! A story so nuts that it incorporates both senses of that word. Squirrel Girl has defeated Thanos, Galactus, and Doctor Doom. But now, she´ll encounter her most dangerous, most powerful, most unbeatable enemy yet: herself.
Compiled by distinguished conflict historian Dana Lombardy (Streets of Stralingrad), the Tide of Iron: Designer Series is a hardcover collection of twenty scenarios crafted by today´s most famous wargame designers. Using the mechanics of the Tide of Iron base game, these design masters have crafted the first volume in one of the most exciting collections of wargaming history.The Tide of Iron: Designer Series is an incredible addition to the Tide of Iron base game, offering a whole new level of depth and historical context for players to enjoy.Scenarios vary from short, fast-play skirmishes to massive tactical battles. Historical backgrounds and anecdotes for each scenario written by the scenario designer. Several scenarios incorporate the North Africa Days of the Fox Expansion. One epic scenario which requires two copies of Tide of Iron for a massive, multiplayer experience.
Part of the Williams-Ford Texas A&M University Military History series. In May 1970 aerial photographs revealed what US military intelligence believed was a POW camp near the town of Son Tay, 23 miles west of North Vietnam´s capital city. When American officials decided the prisoners were attempting to send signals, they set in motion a daring plan to rescue the more than 60 airmen thought to be held captive. On November 20 a joint group of volunteers from US Army Green Berets and US Air Force Special Operations Forces perfectly executed the raid, only to find the prisoners´ quarters ∅ the POWs had been moved to a different location. Initially the Son Tay raid was a devastating disappointment to the men who risked their lives to carry it out. Many vocal critics labeled it as a spectacular failure of our nation´s intelligence network. However, subsequent events proved that the audacity of the rescue attempt stunned the North Vietnamese, who implemented immediate changes in the treatment of their captives. The operation also restored the prisoners´ faith that their nation had not forgotten them. John Gargus not only participated in the planning phase of the Son Tay rescue but also flew as a lead navigator for the strike force. This revised edition incorporates the most recent information from raid participants and includes recent translations of North Vietnamese perspectives. No previous account of this top-secret action has given such a full account or such insight into both the execution and the aftermath of Son Tay. The book is published by Texas A&M Press. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Michael Giorgio. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/038248/bk_acx0_038248_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
One Foot Taller produces classic contemporary lighting. Katty Barac runs the business, designing collections and one-off items for clients in Europe, USA and Asia. As a designer, she believes in longevity simplicity and sustainability, striving to incorporate these elements into timeless products. Inspired by the strong and appealing form of simple bells, and the sounds that different sizes make when they touch. Bell Pendant is individually handmade with care by glass artists in northern Scotland. Each one is a fine and unique piece of glass. Elegance and quiet charm make Bell perfect for entrance halls or in multiples draped above dining and coffee tables. Hang a few close together - touching, for extra warm sounds. Additional information: - Wattage: Max 10W- Bulbs included: No - Number of bulbs: 1- Bulb type: E14, LED filament - Shade included: Yes - Cable length: 1 metre - Cable included: Yes One Foot Taller products are made in small factories and workshops in Scotland and France.
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"A simmering psychological thriller, bolstered by a dynamic narrative voice and a few unexpected twists." (Kirkus Reviews) Four lifelong friends wake in the woods overlooking the highway, without any memory of how they got there. One has a triangle burned into his forearm. One has lost her pants. One is missing his glass eye. The last is covered in blood. As images of big, black eyes and the cries of sheep haunt their addled brains, the town fire alarm and police sirens can be heard in the distance. What is happening to them? What is happening to their pristine town? What´s more, why can´t they remember any of it? What.... What did they do? Author and playwright Howard Odentz is a lifelong resident of the gray area between Western Massachusetts and North Central Connecticut. His love of the region is evident in his writing as he often incorporates the foothills of the Berkshires and the small towns of the Bay and Nutmeg states into his work. 1. Language: English. Narrator: S. C. Giedzinski. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/108975/bk_acx0_108975_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.