The New Dickson Baseball Dictionary

Author: Paul Dickson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780156005807
File Size: 55,43 MB
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Contains over 225 photographs, thousands of pieces of baseball trivia, definitions of terms, a thesaurus, and a bibliography

Rookie Year

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780877654827
File Size: 45,24 MB
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You will come to know 12 men and women as they describe the training and experiences that made them fire fighters.

The Police And The Ghetto

Author: John Cooper
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595170358
File Size: 28,31 MB
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The Black Ghettos are no descendents. They are political statements forced upon the minorities by the majority. The ghettos are to house throwaway people and keep them out of the mainstream. In this the guard, the police are not there to catch wrong doers, but rather they are there in the ghetto to help maintain the status quo and social order.

Great Lakes Recruit

File Size: 80,67 MB
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The Recruit

File Size: 23,44 MB
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The Station Ready Rookie

Author: Justin Dickstein
ISBN: 9780615760971
File Size: 47,75 MB
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This book was written to help new firefighters know and understand what will be expected of them when they are first assigned to a fire station and throughout their probationary period; as well as assist fire departments and training academies effectively prepare their personnel for all aspects of station life. This is one of the most exciting, and stressful, times in a new recruit's life. For someone who has always dreamed of, or is even just now considering, becoming a firefighter, this book paints a realistic picture of the expectations a new recruit faces. It includes all the details, from what to do around the station to some suggestions on how to be more successful at an emergency scene. Most rookies have to discover all of this through a painful process of trial and error. This book is designed to shorten that learning curve and to help the reader become an outstanding new firefighter from day one.

The Traveler S Touch

Author: Jarrod D. Dixon
Publisher: XinXii
ISBN: 3962460632
File Size: 72,70 MB
Format: PDF
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“This year Halloween fell on a weekend. Me and Geto Boys are trick-or-treatin’...” Remember these “profound” lyrics from Bushwick Bill? Word. I sort of thought you might. Well anyway, guess what dear Reader? Your favorite Travelers have all returned for this immensely intense sequel to the internationally successful Part IV; The Mystery of the Thick Red Socks. Here is a spoiler alert: Patience is back! Passion is back! Desire is back! Gifted is back! And “SURPRISE! SURPRISE! SURPRISE!” as Gomer Pyle would say. The very first Traveler whom I introduced you to, in Part I – The Greatest Touch, has returned. That is correct, my friend. The Ving Rhames lookalike, the incomparable Imagination is in the building! YES! And you will also be blessed by surprise cameo appearances from a few other Traveler “celebrity lookalike” heavyweights who touched your life throughout the prophetic pages of this life-changing 7-Part Series! So if Suspense-Thriller is indeed your preferred genre, then what you are about to encounter between the front cover and this back cover of my latest book – The Traveler’s Touch Saga: Invasion of the Fallen Angels – is a nail-biting, heart-pounding, “Haunted House Rollercoaster Ride,” metaphorically speaking, that will miraculously motivate you to touch lives wherever your travels take you, with the “healing touch of hope” from our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ via the Holy Spirit. With that being said, if God is indeed IN you, then after reading this Inspirational Self-Help Chapbook I exhort you, my fellow Christian Traveler, to share the blissful blessings of God by reaching out and touching somebody’s hand, and make this world a better place...if you can.

The Station Ready Rookie 2nd Edition

Author: Collin S. Blasingame
Publisher: Fire Engineering Books
ISBN: 159370366X
File Size: 47,76 MB
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“To be effective, a training program must be realistic. Firefighters today want to know the realities of what they will face once they are on the job. This is why we have adopted The Station-Ready Rookie as a required part of every recruit school in our state. This excellent book is easy to read and gives new recruits a glimpse beyond the technical aspects of firefighting. The authors have done a great job preparing new firefighters to become part of our fire service family.” —Allan Rice, Executive Director, Alabama Fire College & Personnel Standards Commission While fire academies teach the fundamentals and technical skills of firefighting, “life as a rookie” is an area that is mostly overlooked. Three fire service veterans wrote The Station-Ready Rookie to help new firefighters know and understand what will be expected of them during their first assignment to a fire station and throughout their probationary period. This book is designed to shorten the rookie’s learning curve and help the reader become an outstanding new firefighter from day one. It is perfect for aspiring firefighters, new recruits, fire departments, and training academies! The second edition of The Station-Ready Rookie takes into account reader feedback and addresses current topics for today’s new and seasoned firefighters. It contains an entirely new fourth section as well as new chapters on: choosing your city of employmentthe expanding role of the fire departmenthazing within the fire departmentutilizing your chain of commandcreating and seizing opportunitiesthe importance of being involved in your community

The Game

Author: Renick Sampson
ISBN: 9780692946862
File Size: 72,31 MB
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With over twenty years of experience, The Game will prepare you for the many roles and expectations of a rookie firefighter, and will explain the different points that are critical to your success during probation. After reading The Game, you will be ready to start your career with the knowledge of an experienced firefighter in your back pocket.

The Power Of Proactive Recruiting

Author: henry glickel
ISBN: 131225050X
File Size: 50,57 MB
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This book is a step by step tutorial taking you through the hiring process. "This book is a map though that jungle of a world out there we call hiring, with some recipes for some great snacks along the way. Not only will you be able to find your way through the maze, but you will be satisfied when you're at your journey's end. Henry takes you thru that process, step by step, and shows you the way with solid examples and illustrations, making each chapter very clear in terms of what must be done, the order in which it should be done and even consequences when we don't follow the road map (or the recipe for that snack along the way)." -From the Foreword by John Sacerdote, President National Association of Personnel Services