From Baghdad To America

Author: Jay Kopelman
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1626366489
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Life Lessons from a Dog Named Lava Jay Kopelman ... Taking care of him was
something we could do above and beyond protecting our country and one
another, risking death—or worse, death without purpose—in the process. ... It's
the best way I know to keep the demons at a distance. That and exercise. Dogs
like routine. So do Marines. Marines easily adapt to and become part of a routine.
In recruit training and officer candidate school, we are indoctrinated into a daily
routine that ...

The Insurance Times And Organ Afterw Journal Of Insurance Associations

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No. XT. THE day on which this chapter is penned we have had our thoughts
unexpectedly turned to what we may term the blind unselfishness of men. As this
is a source of constantly-recurring difficulty to the agent, we cannot do better than
refer to it at some length. Perhaps the more effectual way to effect our object will
be very clearly to define what we mean by blind unselfishness. The circumstance
which has so forcibly impressed this u pon us within the last few hours will be our
best ...

Being Human At Work

Author: Richard Strozzi-Heckler
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
ISBN: 1583944109
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Lesson. in. Fear .e'. Capt. John. Duvall,. USMC. C orporal Patrick Bishop was
from Humbolt County in northern Cali br ria. A big, ruddy-faced kid with a quick
temper and a gruff demeanor, Corporal Bishop was respected but at the same
time feared by the other Marines in my platoon. He was one of three squad
leaders in the platoon, but at the same time he took it upon himself to look after all
those Marines in the platoon at his rank or below. He did this by two methods: by
intimidation ...

Weekly Compilation Of Presidential Documents

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[Laughter] On the job and elsewhere in life, choose your friends carefully. The
company you keep has a way of rubbing off on you, and that can be a good thing
or a bad thing. In my job, I got to pick just about everybody I work with. [Laughter] I
've been happy with my choices, although I wish someone had warned me about
all of Dick Cheney's wild partying. [Laughter Let me leave you with one more
lesson. Wherever life takes us and whatever challenges we meet, each one of us
has ...

Western Fisheries

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Be strong and of good courage, and do it: fear not, nor be dismayed: for the Lord
God, even my God, will be with thee: He will not fail thee, nor forsake thee, until
thou hast finished all the works for the service of the House of the Lord. ... Often
your life depends on it. Get the best, GET AN "EASTHOPE" . . . dependable,
economical, smooth running. □ : TRANSPORTATION OF SEAFOODS By J. M.
LEMON, Chief,. Are You A Snob? WHETHER you are a snob or no largely
depends on your ...

The Marine Corps Gazette

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While the lieutenant is instructing a man or men in voting, he certainly isn't doing
a worthless or thankless chore. This is true also when he is performing additional
duty as mess officer, savings bond officer, or any other additional assignment.
While the lieutenant is away from his platoon performing these duties, others are
getting some good on-the-job training. The platoon sergeant moves up to platoon
leader, the senior sergeant takes over as platoon sergeant, a corporal becomes ...

Journal Of American Culture

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While racism alone does not explain the high incidence of sexual atrocities
perpetrated against Vietnamese women by American GIs, like misogyny, racism
does have its basis in fear and, like misogyny, racism manifests itself in powerful
assertions of superiority directed against an objectified, inferiorized “other.” But
racism itself has misogynistic overtones, encoded in our culture and deployed
through familiar images, like the guy in the bar—or the bully next door—who
hurls racial ...

My Bowl Of Hei Bee Hiang Rice

Author: Nicholas Koh
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an introduction by a coach and teacher hen a person goes to sea, he is being
prepared for life. Any marine engineer who has been to sea for a year would
perhaps have also received the best preparation one could have to go into the
world. At sea, he is the person on the spot to ensure that all systems ... Other than
the handful of fellow engineers on board, he does not have others on hand to
turn to for help should anything fail. And should a system fail, he has to use or
improvise with ...

The Trail To Leadership

Author: Quint Avenetti
Publisher: BookBaby
ISBN: 1543923321
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Honor, courage, selflessness, integrity are but a few of the traits covered in this book that will have the reader laughing, crying and often in awe. This book captures these lessons and more.