Most widely held works by Terence Aselford
The forgotten man a new history of the Great Depression by Amity Shlaes ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Shlaes offers a reinterpretation of the Great Depression, seeking to demonstrate how the failures of Hoover and Roosevelt to understand the prosperity of the 1920s directly contributed to massive national burdens that marginalized common citizens.
The lightning keeper [a novel by Starling Lawrence ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Arriving in New York in 1914, inventor Toma Pekocevic designs a powerful water turbine that leads to a career within General Electric and a love affair with Harriet Bigelow, the daughter of a New England dynasty that has fallen on hard times.
What is the Internet and what can it do for you ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
A lighthearted and nontechnical overview of the Internet, with advice on what to purchase and where to start.
Crisis on infinite earths by Marv Wolfman ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
A mysterious force is moving through reality, destroying all life in its wake. The world's greatest super heroes, Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, and thousands of others are confronted with their greatest challenge: stopping this inter-dimensional threat before it destroys all life everywhere! To stop this threat, they must ally themselves with the most dangerous super-villains. If they fail, more than 3,000 universes and untold trillions of living beings will die!
Deep blue ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
For those who dare, things often go wrong under the sea. Such tragedies, spurred by the booming interest in the Titanic and the Andrea Doria, have been the focus of tremendous literature form the world's finest authors. "Deep Blue" offers compelling tales of shipwrecks and salvage, submarine adventure and free diving, nautical survival and cannibalism.
No one left behind [the Lt. Comdr. Michael Scott Speicher story by Amy Waters Yarsinske ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
True story of Lieutenant Commander Michael Scott Speicher, the first American pilot shot down during the Gulf War, who was found alive in Iraqi custody eleven years after the US government left him for dead.
Mob stories of death and betrayal from organized crime ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
The Mafia. La Cosa Nostra. The underground, and often not-so-underground, organization and syndicate of criminal activity that has been a part of American history for the past century. Forget television and movies, hear the true stories of the inner workings of his chaotic, violent, and surprisingly human world, a world of respect, tradition, and honor.
Deep blue stories of shipwreck, sunken treasure, and survival ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Compelling tales of shipwrecks and salvage, submarine adventure and free diving, nautical survival and cannibalism.
Storm stories of survival from land and sea ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Most people associate storms and other big weather with death, with the kind of force that makes each of us wonder about life, and time and the nature of our surroundings. Some people go out looking for bad weather or go to places where they're likely to encounter it. Others have the misfortune of being at the wrong place at the wrong time. Still, the stories in "Storm" have more to say than that. They tell us about what happens when people find that treacherous weather or when it finds them and we are reminded of the fragility of life, the capriciousness of Nature's will, and how little we can do when both cross paths.
The war stories of life and death from World War II ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Presents an unforgettable mosaic of memoirs from soldiers, citizens and historians, detailing the immense tragedy that stretched from the Western Front to the Pacific Theater.
Carrier by Keith Douglass ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
A Soviet invasion force strikes, obliterating Finland, occupying Norway, and threatening Sweden. The European land mass is vulnrable and the US President authorizes DEFCON 2.
Climb stories of survival from rock, snow and ice ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Year after year, climbers return to the world's most difficult mountains. At these places, even the most cautious climber is vulnerable to mistakes, bad weather and bad luck, which often lead to death. This collection of both true and fictional stories offers harrowing accounts of extreme mountaineering and its potentially fatal consequences.
Storm/Rescue true stories of survival ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Contains true stories of survival in some of the world's most perilous places, and includes tales of life-and-death struggles against the forces of nature.
Rescue stories of survival from land and sea ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
"Rescue: stories of survival from land and sea" offers stories about what happens when things go terribly wrong in some of the world's most perilous places: Himalayan peaks, African plains, vast oceans, remote Arctic wilderness. But mostly, Rescue is about what humans can endure and achieve in the face of overwhelming duress.
Deep blue/rough water true stories of survival at sea ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Contains true stories of survival at sea, including tales of shipwrecks and salvage, submarines, and other underwater adventures; and accounts of people fighting for survival against storms, rogue waves, icebergs, and sharks.
Seal team seven by Keith Douglass ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
In the former Yugoslovia, the wars still rage. Across the border in Greek Macedonia, a fanatical group of extremists is trying to break away from Greece - no matter what the cost. To prove it, they have kidnapped a US congressional delegation and plan to hold a vicious, terroristic execution within hours. Lt. Blake Murdock and his SEALs are going in.
The stone that shines by Max Brand ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
When Dick Rutherford, known as The Colonel, loses all his money in a horse race heads into the Far West to seek his fortune. His companion in this is Christy Deever, whose inventiveness and quick thinking prove valuable assets on the frontier. After a series of exciting adventures, they find themselves adopted members of the Mandan Indians. It is then that The Colonel and Christy encounter Stone-That-Shines, a Mandan warrior who is in possession of an eponymous medicine stone. Upon a closer look, the Colonel discovers that this "stone that shines" contains a rich vein of quartz gold. Its source could be the answer to his quest. However, things then get complicated.
Deathstalker rebellion. Episode 4 Voices in the dark by Simon R Green ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Things are strange out on the Rim. Captain John Silence and his crew discover just how strange when they encounter a legend from the Empire's past-the Champion, a starship reported lost with all hands over a hundred years before.
Death orbit by Mack Maloney ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Prayer finding the heart's true home by Richard J Foster ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
First published in 1992, "Prayer: finding the heart's true home" has become a classic on its eponymous subject. Awarded Christianity Today's Book of the Year Award and the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association's Gold Medallion award, "Prayer" continues to receive widespread acclaim as one of the most thorough and insightful treatments of this spiritual practice. Coming to prayer is like coming home, Foster says. "Nothing feels more right, more like what we are created to be and to do." This accessible, rich and reliable guide shows how each of the various forms of prayer can move us inward into personal transformation, upward toward intimacy with God, and outward to minister to others.
Adventure and adventurers Adventure stories Aeronautics, American military Aircraft carriers Audiobooks Audiobooks Biography Bolan, Mack (Fictitious character) Computer networks Connecticut Criminals Deathstalker, Owen (Fictitious character) Depressions Economic history Electrical engineers Fiction Fighter pilots General Electric Company Heroes History Imaginary wars and battles Immigrants Intelligence service Internet Life on other planets Netscape New Deal (1933-1939) New York (State)--New York Nuclear warfare Organized crime Persian Gulf War (1991) Personal narratives Science fiction Sea stories, American Sea stories, English Shipwrecks Social history Speicher, Michael Scott Storms Survival Talking books Terrorism Texas Texas Rangers Treasure troves United States United States.--Navy.--SEALs Western stories Wilderness survival World War (1939-1945)